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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 35 44 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 132 108 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.25% 4.67% 3.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.75% 5.03% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 73 79 46
Average salary £62,500 £48,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.20% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £40,400 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
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
2297 2146 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.40% 92.70% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1692 1537
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 30 September 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 167 (63.98%) Project Management
2 113 (43.30%) PRINCE2
3 94 (36.02%) Finance
4 67 (25.67%) Telecoms
5 60 (22.99%) PMI Certification
6 55 (21.07%) Risk Management
7 51 (19.54%) PMP
8 49 (18.77%) Security Cleared
8 49 (18.77%) SC Cleared
9 46 (17.62%) Migration
10 39 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 39 (14.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 36 (13.79%) ITIL
12 33 (12.64%) Microsoft
13 25 (9.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 25 (9.58%) Supplier Management
14 24 (9.20%) MS Excel
14 24 (9.20%) Change Management
15 23 (8.81%) MS Project
15 23 (8.81%) Degree
16 22 (8.43%) Project Planning
17 18 (6.90%) Programme Management
18 16 (6.13%) Banking
18 16 (6.13%) MS Office
18 16 (6.13%) Oracle
18 16 (6.13%) ERP
18 16 (6.13%) MS Visio
19 15 (5.75%) CRM
19 15 (5.75%) Retail
19 15 (5.75%) Agile Software Development

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 7 (2.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.77%) CMS
2 2 (0.77%) Drupal
3 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 23 (8.81%) MS Project
3 16 (6.13%) MS Office
3 16 (6.13%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.21%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (4.21%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.38%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.30%) SaaS
2 4 (1.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.83%) WAN
2 5 (1.92%) DNS
2 5 (1.92%) LDAP
3 3 (1.15%) DWDM
3 3 (1.15%) Internet
3 3 (1.15%) Wireless
3 3 (1.15%) VoIP
4 2 (0.77%) NGN
4 2 (0.77%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (0.77%) Network Security
4 2 (0.77%) XCAP
4 2 (0.77%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.77%) DSL
4 2 (0.77%) SS7
4 2 (0.77%) SMPP
4 2 (0.77%) INAP
4 2 (0.77%) CDMA
4 2 (0.77%) HTTP
5 1 (0.38%) SAN
5 1 (0.38%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.77%) MySQL
1 2 (0.77%) SQL Server
1 2 (0.77%) Big Data
2 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 94 (36.02%) Finance
2 67 (25.67%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.13%) Banking
4 15 (5.75%) Retail
5 13 (4.98%) Billing
6 5 (1.92%) Back Office
7 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.77%) Marketing
8 2 (0.77%) Automotive
9 1 (0.38%) Legal
9 1 (0.38%) Local Government
9 1 (0.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.60%) .NET
2 6 (2.30%) HTML
3 2 (0.77%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.77%) CSS
3 2 (0.77%) XML
4 1 (0.38%) WCF
4 1 (0.38%) WPF
4 1 (0.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.21%) PMI
2 10 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.68%) EPoS
4 4 (1.53%) Digital Media
4 4 (1.53%) User Experience
5 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.38%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.68%) Windows
1 7 (2.68%) Solaris
2 5 (1.92%) UNIX
3 2 (0.77%) Linux
4 1 (0.38%) Android
4 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (63.98%) Project Management
2 113 (43.30%) PRINCE2
3 55 (21.07%) Risk Management
4 46 (17.62%) Migration
5 39 (14.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (13.79%) ITIL
7 25 (9.58%) Supplier Management
8 24 (9.20%) Change Management
9 22 (8.43%) Project Planning
10 18 (6.90%) Programme Management
11 16 (6.13%) ERP
12 15 (5.75%) CRM
12 15 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (5.75%) Matrix Management
12 15 (5.75%) Data Migration
12 15 (5.75%) Business Analysis
13 14 (5.36%) Resource Management
14 13 (4.98%) Time Management
14 13 (4.98%) People Management
14 13 (4.98%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.92%) C#
1 5 (1.92%) SQL
2 3 (1.15%) Java
3 2 (0.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.77%) Perl
3 2 (0.77%) PHP
3 2 (0.77%) Python
4 1 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 60 (22.99%) PMI Certification
2 51 (19.54%) PMP
3 49 (18.77%) Security Cleared
3 49 (18.77%) SC Cleared
4 39 (14.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 25 (9.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 23 (8.81%) Degree
7 5 (1.92%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.15%) NVQ Level 3
9 2 (0.77%) NVQ Level 4
9 2 (0.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.30%) QA
3 5 (1.92%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.53%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.53%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.77%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (12.64%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.13%) Oracle
3 6 (2.30%) VMware
3 6 (2.30%) Northgate
3 6 (2.30%) Civica
3 6 (2.30%) Capita
3 6 (2.30%) Orchard
3 6 (2.30%) Huawei
4 4 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.15%) SAP
5 3 (1.15%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.15%) Sage
6 2 (0.77%) IBM
7 1 (0.38%) Primavera
7 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.38%) CA
7 1 (0.38%) Progress
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + £7,560 Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum based on skills and experience + exc
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading, UK
Microsoft
Salary: £60-85,000 based on skills and experience plus bonus and excellent benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago