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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 42 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 136 99 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.16% 3.80% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.57% 4.12% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 72 75 66
Average salary £56,250 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,100 £65,000 £70,000
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
2443 2402 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.71% 92.31% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1566 1885 1676
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 November 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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.

1 193 (68.93%) Project Management
2 125 (44.64%) PRINCE2
3 109 (38.93%) Finance
4 102 (36.43%) Telecoms
5 66 (23.57%) PMI Certification
6 62 (22.14%) PMP
7 50 (17.86%) Risk Management
8 49 (17.50%) Degree
9 45 (16.07%) Migration
10 38 (13.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 34 (12.14%) SC Cleared
11 34 (12.14%) Security Cleared
12 32 (11.43%) CRM
13 30 (10.71%) Microsoft
14 29 (10.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 29 (10.36%) ITIL
15 27 (9.64%) MS Project
16 26 (9.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 25 (8.93%) Project Planning
17 25 (8.93%) MS Excel
17 25 (8.93%) Programme Management
17 25 (8.93%) Change Management
18 24 (8.57%) Supplier Management
19 22 (7.86%) Oracle
20 21 (7.50%) Banking
21 20 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
22 18 (6.43%) Benchmarking
22 18 (6.43%) Data Migration
23 17 (6.07%) Agile Software Development
23 17 (6.07%) Matrix Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 5 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (0.36%) CMS
2 1 (0.36%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.36%) Drupal
2 1 (0.36%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (9.64%) MS Project
2 25 (8.93%) MS Excel
3 17 (6.07%) MS Visio
4 15 (5.36%) MS Office
5 6 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.93%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (3.93%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.50%) SaaS
2 3 (1.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.57%) WAN
2 5 (1.79%) LDAP
2 5 (1.79%) DNS
2 5 (1.79%) Wireless
3 4 (1.43%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.07%) VoIP
4 3 (1.07%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.71%) SAN
5 2 (0.71%) Internet
5 2 (0.71%) NGN
5 2 (0.71%) SS7
5 2 (0.71%) INAP
5 2 (0.71%) 4G
5 2 (0.71%) Network Security
5 2 (0.71%) LTE
6 1 (0.36%) XCAP
6 1 (0.36%) VoLTE
6 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.36%) SMPP
6 1 (0.36%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (0.71%) Big Data
2 2 (0.71%) MySQL
General
1 109 (38.93%) Finance
2 102 (36.43%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.50%) Banking
4 15 (5.36%) Billing
5 13 (4.64%) Retail
6 11 (3.93%) Legal
7 5 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.79%) Marketing
8 2 (0.71%) Automotive
8 2 (0.71%) Electronics
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.64%) HTML
1 13 (4.64%) .NET
2 6 (2.14%) ASP.NET
2 6 (2.14%) WCF
2 6 (2.14%) WPF
2 6 (2.14%) HTML5
3 1 (0.36%) CSS
3 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.50%) EPoS
2 6 (2.14%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.43%) Smart Meter
3 4 (1.43%) PMI
4 3 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.71%) DTV
6 1 (0.36%) PKI
6 1 (0.36%) NHS
6 1 (0.36%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.36%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.36%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.50%) Solaris
2 6 (2.14%) Windows
3 5 (1.79%) UNIX
4 2 (0.71%) Linux
5 1 (0.36%) Android
5 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (68.93%) Project Management
2 125 (44.64%) PRINCE2
3 50 (17.86%) Risk Management
4 45 (16.07%) Migration
5 38 (13.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (11.43%) CRM
7 29 (10.36%) ITIL
8 25 (8.93%) Change Management
8 25 (8.93%) Programme Management
8 25 (8.93%) Project Planning
9 24 (8.57%) Supplier Management
10 20 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (6.43%) Data Migration
11 18 (6.43%) Benchmarking
12 17 (6.07%) Six Sigma
12 17 (6.07%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (6.07%) Matrix Management
13 15 (5.36%) ERP
14 13 (4.64%) Business Analysis
15 12 (4.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.21%) C#
2 8 (2.86%) SQL
3 6 (2.14%) C++
4 2 (0.71%) Java
5 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.36%) Perl
5 1 (0.36%) PHP
5 1 (0.36%) Python
5 1 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 66 (23.57%) PMI Certification
2 62 (22.14%) PMP
3 49 (17.50%) Degree
4 34 (12.14%) SC Cleared
4 34 (12.14%) Security Cleared
5 29 (10.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 26 (9.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.71%) ISEB
8 2 (0.71%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.36%) APMP
9 1 (0.36%) CISSP
9 1 (0.36%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (0.36%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.93%) ISO 14001
3 6 (2.14%) QA
4 4 (1.43%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.07%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.36%) SLA
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.86%) Oracle
3 14 (5.00%) Huawei
4 7 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.14%) Sage
6 5 (1.79%) VMware
6 5 (1.79%) SAP
7 4 (1.43%) Cisco
8 3 (1.07%) Juniper
8 3 (1.07%) Ericsson
8 3 (1.07%) Nokia
8 3 (1.07%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.07%) BT
8 3 (1.07%) NEC
9 2 (0.71%) ATG
9 2 (0.71%) Northgate
9 2 (0.71%) Civica
9 2 (0.71%) Capita
9 2 (0.71%) Orchard
9 2 (0.71%) Business Objects
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