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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 35 44 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 144 116 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.50% 4.85% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.87% 5.24% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 102 69 62
Average salary £51,250 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.48% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,000 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £73,000 £69,750
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
2096 2213 2146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.54% 92.44% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1562 1709
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 4 August 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 212 (73.10%) Project Management
2 162 (55.86%) PRINCE2
3 142 (48.97%) Finance
4 63 (21.72%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (21.03%) Telecoms
6 60 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 60 (20.69%) Degree
7 54 (18.62%) PMI Certification
8 50 (17.24%) Scrum
9 49 (16.90%) Security Cleared
10 47 (16.21%) PMP
11 46 (15.86%) MS Office
11 46 (15.86%) SC Cleared
12 44 (15.17%) Data Centre
13 42 (14.48%) People Management
14 40 (13.79%) MS Project
15 39 (13.45%) ITIL
16 34 (11.72%) Microsoft
16 34 (11.72%) DSDM
16 34 (11.72%) Agile Project Management
17 31 (10.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 27 (9.31%) Business Analysis
19 26 (8.97%) Billing
19 26 (8.97%) MS Excel
20 22 (7.59%) Risk Management
21 21 (7.24%) Wireless
21 21 (7.24%) Software Delivery
21 21 (7.24%) Change Control
22 20 (6.90%) Service Delivery
23 19 (6.55%) MS PowerPoint

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 11 (3.79%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.45%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.34%) SAS
3 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 46 (15.86%) MS Office
2 40 (13.79%) MS Project
3 26 (8.97%) MS Excel
4 19 (6.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (3.79%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (4.83%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.10%) Office 365
2 8 (2.76%) SaaS
3 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.69%) IaaS
4 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.24%) Wireless
2 9 (3.10%) DWDM
3 7 (2.41%) DSL
4 5 (1.72%) 4G
4 5 (1.72%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (1.38%) 2G
5 4 (1.38%) DSLAM
5 4 (1.38%) 3G
6 3 (1.03%) VoIP
6 3 (1.03%) LAN
7 2 (0.69%) SDH
7 2 (0.69%) VPN
7 2 (0.69%) WAN
7 2 (0.69%) SAN
7 2 (0.69%) Internet
7 2 (0.69%) MPLS
7 2 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.34%) NAS
8 1 (0.34%) MVNO
8 1 (0.34%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.38%) Big Data
2 2 (0.69%) MySQL
2 2 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.34%) BODI
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.34%) QlikView
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.34%) OLAP
3 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.34%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 11 (3.79%) JIRA
General
1 142 (48.97%) Finance
2 61 (21.03%) Telecoms
3 26 (8.97%) Billing
4 14 (4.83%) Banking
5 12 (4.14%) Retail
6 11 (3.79%) Marketing
7 9 (3.10%) Back Office
8 8 (2.76%) French Language
8 8 (2.76%) Italian Language
9 6 (2.07%) Legal
10 4 (1.38%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.69%) Advertising
12 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.34%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.69%) Web Services
1 2 (0.69%) Middleware
2 1 (0.34%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.17%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.79%) PMI
4 10 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.38%) FMCG
6 2 (0.69%) SWIFT
6 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.69%) IPTV
7 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.34%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.34%) User Experience
7 1 (0.34%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.69%) UNIX
1 2 (0.69%) Windows
1 2 (0.69%) Linux
2 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (73.10%) Project Management
2 162 (55.86%) PRINCE2
3 63 (21.72%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (17.24%) Scrum
6 42 (14.48%) People Management
7 39 (13.45%) ITIL
8 34 (11.72%) DSDM
8 34 (11.72%) Agile Project Management
9 27 (9.31%) Business Analysis
10 22 (7.59%) Risk Management
11 21 (7.24%) Software Delivery
11 21 (7.24%) Change Control
12 20 (6.90%) Service Delivery
13 18 (6.21%) Project Planning
13 18 (6.21%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (5.52%) Supplier Management
14 16 (5.52%) Service Management
15 14 (4.83%) Line Management
16 13 (4.48%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.69%) PHP
2 1 (0.34%) SQL
2 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.34%) Java
Qualifications
1 60 (20.69%) Degree
2 54 (18.62%) PMI Certification
3 49 (16.90%) Security Cleared
4 47 (16.21%) PMP
5 46 (15.86%) SC Cleared
6 31 (10.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (4.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.69%) APMP
8 2 (0.69%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.10%) ISO 14001
1 9 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.38%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.69%) SCCM
1 2 (0.69%) SCOM
2 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (11.72%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.83%) Northgate
2 14 (4.83%) Civica
2 14 (4.83%) Capita
2 14 (4.83%) Orchard
3 6 (2.07%) Ericsson
4 4 (1.38%) SAP
4 4 (1.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (1.03%) VMware
6 2 (0.69%) Amdocs
6 2 (0.69%) Huawei
6 2 (0.69%) Cisco
6 2 (0.69%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle
7 1 (0.34%) Symantec
7 1 (0.34%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.34%) Informatica
7 1 (0.34%) Citrix
7 1 (0.34%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.34%) Tableau
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