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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 44 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 124 95 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.17% 4.19% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.50% 4.58% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 80 85 66
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -8.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
2254 2075 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.03% 91.49% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1575 1554
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £67,500
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 30 January 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 187 (68.25%) Project Management
2 125 (45.62%) PRINCE2
3 113 (41.24%) Finance
4 108 (39.42%) Telecoms
5 61 (22.26%) PMI Certification
6 60 (21.90%) PMP
7 50 (18.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 50 (18.25%) Degree
8 46 (16.79%) Risk Management
9 34 (12.41%) CRM
10 32 (11.68%) MS Project
11 30 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (10.58%) Migration
12 29 (10.58%) Project Planning
13 28 (10.22%) Supplier Management
13 28 (10.22%) ITIL
14 27 (9.85%) SC Cleared
14 27 (9.85%) Security Cleared
15 26 (9.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 26 (9.49%) MS Excel
16 24 (8.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 24 (8.76%) Microsoft
17 23 (8.39%) Programme Management
18 21 (7.66%) Banking
18 21 (7.66%) Change Management
18 21 (7.66%) Continuous Improvement
19 20 (7.30%) Benchmarking
20 19 (6.93%) Six Sigma
21 15 (5.47%) Legal
21 15 (5.47%) Billing

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (1.09%) MS Project Server
1 3 (1.09%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (0.36%) Drupal
2 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.36%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (11.68%) MS Project
2 26 (9.49%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.46%) MS Office
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.28%) WAN
2 8 (2.92%) Wireless
3 4 (1.46%) Unified Communications
3 4 (1.46%) LAN
4 3 (1.09%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.09%) VoIP
4 3 (1.09%) DNS
4 3 (1.09%) LDAP
4 3 (1.09%) DWDM
5 2 (0.73%) 4G
5 2 (0.73%) LTE
5 2 (0.73%) SAN
5 2 (0.73%) SDH
6 1 (0.36%) 2G
6 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.36%) HTTP
6 1 (0.36%) CDMA
6 1 (0.36%) 3G
6 1 (0.36%) SMPP
6 1 (0.36%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.09%) Big Data
3 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 113 (41.24%) Finance
2 108 (39.42%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.66%) Banking
4 15 (5.47%) Legal
4 15 (5.47%) Billing
5 10 (3.65%) Retail
6 6 (2.19%) Marketing
6 6 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.09%) Electronics
8 2 (0.73%) German Language
8 2 (0.73%) Advertising
8 2 (0.73%) Automotive
9 1 (0.36%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.01%) HTML
2 9 (3.28%) .NET
3 6 (2.19%) HTML5
3 6 (2.19%) WCF
3 6 (2.19%) WPF
3 6 (2.19%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.09%) Middleware
5 2 (0.73%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.36%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (2.19%) Management Information System
2 4 (1.46%) Smart Meter
3 3 (1.09%) DTV
3 3 (1.09%) PKI
3 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.09%) User Experience
4 2 (0.73%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.73%) Statistics
4 2 (0.73%) EPoS
4 2 (0.73%) PMI
5 1 (0.36%) NHS
5 1 (0.36%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.36%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.36%) Online Gambling
5 1 (0.36%) Derivative
5 1 (0.36%) Economics
5 1 (0.36%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.46%) Windows
2 3 (1.09%) UNIX
2 3 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (68.25%) Project Management
2 125 (45.62%) PRINCE2
3 50 (18.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (16.79%) Risk Management
5 34 (12.41%) CRM
6 30 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (10.58%) Migration
7 29 (10.58%) Project Planning
8 28 (10.22%) Supplier Management
8 28 (10.22%) ITIL
9 23 (8.39%) Programme Management
10 21 (7.66%) Change Management
10 21 (7.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (7.30%) Benchmarking
12 19 (6.93%) Six Sigma
13 13 (4.74%) PRINCE
13 13 (4.74%) Process Management
13 13 (4.74%) People Management
14 12 (4.38%) Waterfall
14 12 (4.38%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.92%) SQL
2 7 (2.55%) C++
3 6 (2.19%) C#
4 4 (1.46%) Java
5 1 (0.36%) C
5 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 61 (22.26%) PMI Certification
2 60 (21.90%) PMP
3 50 (18.25%) Degree
4 27 (9.85%) SC Cleared
4 27 (9.85%) Security Cleared
5 26 (9.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 24 (8.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.73%) CISSP
9 1 (0.36%) CISA
9 1 (0.36%) CISM
9 1 (0.36%) ISEB
9 1 (0.36%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (3.28%) ISO 14001
2 7 (2.55%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (8.76%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.11%) Huawei
2 14 (5.11%) Oracle
3 8 (2.92%) SAP
4 7 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.19%) Cisco
6 5 (1.82%) Sage
7 4 (1.46%) Juniper
7 4 (1.46%) ATG
8 3 (1.09%) BT
8 3 (1.09%) NEC
8 3 (1.09%) VMware
8 3 (1.09%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.09%) Ericsson
8 3 (1.09%) Nokia
8 3 (1.09%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.09%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.36%) IBM
9 1 (0.36%) Citrix
9 1 (0.36%) Adobe
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