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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 44 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 126 94 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.93% 3.78% 4.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.27% 4.09% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 71 82 82
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,550 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,800 £70,000
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
2393 2300 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.70% 92.44% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1748 1670
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 £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 24 December 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 175 (67.57%) Project Management
2 111 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 105 (40.54%) Finance
4 102 (39.38%) Telecoms
5 55 (21.24%) PMP
5 55 (21.24%) PMI Certification
6 50 (19.31%) Risk Management
7 47 (18.15%) Degree
8 42 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (13.51%) Migration
10 32 (12.36%) CRM
11 31 (11.97%) MS Project
12 28 (10.81%) Project Planning
13 27 (10.42%) MS Excel
14 25 (9.65%) Programme Management
15 24 (9.27%) Microsoft
15 24 (9.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 24 (9.27%) Change Management
15 24 (9.27%) SC Cleared
15 24 (9.27%) Security Cleared
16 23 (8.88%) ITIL
16 23 (8.88%) Supplier Management
17 21 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (7.72%) Continuous Improvement
19 19 (7.34%) Six Sigma
19 19 (7.34%) Benchmarking
19 19 (7.34%) Banking
19 19 (7.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 18 (6.95%) Oracle
21 15 (5.79%) Billing

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.77%) MS Project Server
1 2 (0.77%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (0.39%) Drupal
2 1 (0.39%) Lync
2 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (0.39%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (11.97%) MS Project
2 27 (10.42%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.63%) MS Visio
4 9 (3.47%) MS Office
5 8 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Office 365
2 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.86%) WAN
2 6 (2.32%) Wireless
3 5 (1.93%) LDAP
3 5 (1.93%) DNS
4 4 (1.54%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.16%) VoIP
5 3 (1.16%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.77%) SS7
6 2 (0.77%) INAP
6 2 (0.77%) LAN
6 2 (0.77%) SAN
6 2 (0.77%) 4G
6 2 (0.77%) NGN
6 2 (0.77%) LTE
7 1 (0.39%) XCAP
7 1 (0.39%) SIGTRAN
7 1 (0.39%) VoLTE
7 1 (0.39%) Internet
7 1 (0.39%) 3G
7 1 (0.39%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.77%) MySQL
4 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
General
1 105 (40.54%) Finance
2 102 (39.38%) Telecoms
3 19 (7.34%) Banking
4 15 (5.79%) Billing
5 13 (5.02%) Legal
6 9 (3.47%) Retail
7 5 (1.93%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.93%) Marketing
8 2 (0.77%) Electronics
8 2 (0.77%) Automotive
9 1 (0.39%) Games
9 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.63%) HTML
2 10 (3.86%) .NET
3 6 (2.32%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.32%) WCF
3 6 (2.32%) WPF
3 6 (2.32%) HTML5
4 1 (0.39%) CSS
4 1 (0.39%) XML
4 1 (0.39%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (1.93%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.54%) Smart Meter
4 3 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.16%) EPoS
5 2 (0.77%) PKI
5 2 (0.77%) User Experience
5 2 (0.77%) DTV
6 1 (0.39%) Open Source
6 1 (0.39%) Economics
6 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.39%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.39%) NHS
6 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.70%) Solaris
2 6 (2.32%) Windows
3 5 (1.93%) UNIX
4 2 (0.77%) Linux
5 1 (0.39%) Android
5 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (67.57%) Project Management
2 111 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 50 (19.31%) Risk Management
4 42 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (13.51%) Migration
6 32 (12.36%) CRM
7 28 (10.81%) Project Planning
8 25 (9.65%) Programme Management
9 24 (9.27%) Change Management
10 23 (8.88%) ITIL
10 23 (8.88%) Supplier Management
11 21 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (7.72%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (7.34%) Six Sigma
13 19 (7.34%) Benchmarking
14 14 (5.41%) Matrix Management
15 13 (5.02%) Data Migration
15 13 (5.02%) Process Management
16 12 (4.63%) PRINCE
16 12 (4.63%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.70%) C#
1 7 (2.70%) C++
1 7 (2.70%) SQL
2 3 (1.16%) Java
3 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.39%) Perl
3 1 (0.39%) PHP
3 1 (0.39%) Python
3 1 (0.39%) Ruby
3 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 55 (21.24%) PMP
1 55 (21.24%) PMI Certification
2 47 (18.15%) Degree
3 24 (9.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 24 (9.27%) SC Cleared
3 24 (9.27%) Security Cleared
4 19 (7.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.77%) ISEB
7 1 (0.39%) CISSP
7 1 (0.39%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.47%) ISO 14001
3 7 (2.70%) QA
4 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.39%) P3O
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (9.27%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.95%) Oracle
3 13 (5.02%) Huawei
4 6 (2.32%) SAP
4 6 (2.32%) Cisco
4 6 (2.32%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.93%) VMware
5 5 (1.93%) Sage
6 4 (1.54%) Juniper
7 3 (1.16%) Ericsson
7 3 (1.16%) Nokia
7 3 (1.16%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.16%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.16%) BT
7 3 (1.16%) NEC
7 3 (1.16%) ATG
8 2 (0.77%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.39%) Citrix
9 1 (0.39%) Northgate
9 1 (0.39%) Civica
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