The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 30 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 168 129 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.39% 5.27% 4.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.80% 5.69% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 134 90 70
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £63,550
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2154 2266 2150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.81% 92.53% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1651 1746
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Reading region.

Project Manager Salary Trend in Reading

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title.

1 231 (73.57%) Project Management
2 186 (59.24%) PRINCE2
3 148 (47.13%) Finance
4 75 (23.89%) Telecoms
5 72 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 64 (20.38%) PMI Certification
8 61 (19.43%) Degree
9 59 (18.79%) Security Cleared
10 58 (18.47%) PMP
11 56 (17.83%) SC Cleared
12 54 (17.20%) Scrum
13 46 (14.65%) People Management
14 42 (13.38%) MS Office
15 41 (13.06%) MS Project
15 41 (13.06%) ITIL
15 41 (13.06%) Data Centre
16 39 (12.42%) Agile Project Management
17 38 (12.10%) DSDM
18 36 (11.46%) Microsoft
19 34 (10.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 30 (9.55%) Business Analysis
21 29 (9.24%) MS Excel
22 24 (7.64%) Billing
23 23 (7.32%) Wireless
24 22 (7.01%) Software Delivery
25 21 (6.69%) MS PowerPoint
25 21 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
25 21 (6.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
26 20 (6.37%) Risk Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.55%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.23%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.32%) SAS
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.32%) Drupal
3 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 42 (13.38%) MS Office
2 41 (13.06%) MS Project
3 29 (9.24%) MS Excel
4 21 (6.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.87%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) SPSS
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.46%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.87%) SaaS
1 9 (2.87%) Office 365
2 1 (0.32%) IaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.32%) Wireless
2 10 (3.18%) DWDM
3 6 (1.91%) DSL
4 4 (1.27%) DSLAM
4 4 (1.27%) LAN
4 4 (1.27%) SDH
4 4 (1.27%) VoIP
5 3 (0.96%) WAN
6 2 (0.64%) SAN
6 2 (0.64%) Internet
7 1 (0.32%) MPLS
7 1 (0.32%) ATM
7 1 (0.32%) Firewall
7 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.32%) DHCP
7 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.32%) VPN
7 1 (0.32%) DNS
7 1 (0.32%) SSL
7 1 (0.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.59%) Big Data
2 2 (0.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.64%) MySQL
2 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.32%) BODI
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.32%) QlikView
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.32%) OLAP
3 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (2.87%) JIRA
General
1 148 (47.13%) Finance
2 75 (23.89%) Telecoms
3 24 (7.64%) Billing
4 19 (6.05%) Banking
5 12 (3.82%) Marketing
6 11 (3.50%) Retail
7 9 (2.87%) Legal
8 8 (2.55%) Italian Language
8 8 (2.55%) French Language
9 7 (2.23%) Back Office
10 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.27%) Advertising
11 2 (0.64%) German Language
12 1 (0.32%) Electronics
12 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.32%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.59%) Middleware
2 2 (0.64%) WebCenter
2 2 (0.64%) .NET
3 1 (0.32%) Web Services
3 1 (0.32%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (0.32%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.06%) Data Centre
2 10 (3.18%) PMI
2 10 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.91%) Computer Science
4 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.64%) Statistics
5 2 (0.64%) User Experience
5 2 (0.64%) SWIFT
5 2 (0.64%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.32%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.32%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.32%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.32%) DTV
6 1 (0.32%) PKI
6 1 (0.32%) IPTV
6 1 (0.32%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.64%) Windows
2 1 (0.32%) Linux
2 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (73.57%) Project Management
2 186 (59.24%) PRINCE2
3 72 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (17.20%) Scrum
6 46 (14.65%) People Management
7 41 (13.06%) ITIL
8 39 (12.42%) Agile Project Management
9 38 (12.10%) DSDM
10 30 (9.55%) Business Analysis
11 22 (7.01%) Software Delivery
12 21 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (6.37%) Risk Management
14 19 (6.05%) Supplier Management
14 19 (6.05%) CRM
14 19 (6.05%) Project Planning
15 15 (4.78%) Change Control
16 14 (4.46%) Service Delivery
17 13 (4.14%) Line Management
17 13 (4.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.91%) SQL
2 2 (0.64%) T-SQL
2 2 (0.64%) Java
2 2 (0.64%) PHP
3 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 64 (20.38%) PMI Certification
2 61 (19.43%) Degree
3 59 (18.79%) Security Cleared
4 58 (18.47%) PMP
5 56 (17.83%) SC Cleared
6 34 (10.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 21 (6.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.64%) APMG
9 1 (0.32%) APMP
9 1 (0.32%) CISSP
9 1 (0.32%) CISA
9 1 (0.32%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.50%) ISO 14001
1 11 (3.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.96%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.64%) SCCM
1 2 (0.64%) SCOM
2 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.46%) Northgate
2 14 (4.46%) Civica
2 14 (4.46%) Capita
2 14 (4.46%) Orchard
3 6 (1.91%) SAP
4 5 (1.59%) Oracle
4 5 (1.59%) Huawei
5 3 (0.96%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.64%) Amdocs
6 2 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.64%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.64%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.32%) Informatica
7 1 (0.32%) Adobe
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco
7 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.32%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.32%) Tableau
7 1 (0.32%) Symantec
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