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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 46 35 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 111 136 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.03% 5.48% 5.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.34% 5.94% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 76 81 84
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £40,150
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £72,500 £69,250
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
2079 2289 2112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.16% 92.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1621 1677
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 196 (71.27%) Project Management
2 158 (57.45%) PRINCE2
3 141 (51.27%) Finance
4 59 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (20.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (18.18%) Data Centre
7 47 (17.09%) Security Cleared
8 46 (16.73%) Degree
8 46 (16.73%) Telecoms
9 45 (16.36%) Scrum
10 44 (16.00%) MS Office
10 44 (16.00%) SC Cleared
11 41 (14.91%) ITIL
12 39 (14.18%) PMI Certification
13 38 (13.82%) People Management
14 37 (13.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 37 (13.45%) MS Project
15 35 (12.73%) PMP
16 30 (10.91%) Agile Project Management
16 30 (10.91%) DSDM
17 28 (10.18%) Microsoft
18 26 (9.45%) Billing
19 25 (9.09%) Business Analysis
20 22 (8.00%) Service Delivery
21 21 (7.64%) Change Control
22 20 (7.27%) Software Delivery
22 20 (7.27%) MS Excel
23 19 (6.91%) Service Management
24 17 (6.18%) Risk Management
25 16 (5.82%) Migration

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.64%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 44 (16.00%) MS Office
2 37 (13.45%) MS Project
3 20 (7.27%) MS Excel
4 13 (4.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (3.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.36%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.91%) SaaS
1 8 (2.91%) Office 365
2 3 (1.09%) IaaS
2 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.73%) Wireless
2 6 (2.18%) VoIP
3 5 (1.82%) DWDM
3 5 (1.82%) 4G
3 5 (1.82%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (1.45%) 2G
4 4 (1.45%) DSL
4 4 (1.45%) 3G
4 4 (1.45%) LAN
5 3 (1.09%) VPN
5 3 (1.09%) WAN
5 3 (1.09%) MPLS
6 2 (0.73%) DSLAM
6 2 (0.73%) SAN
6 2 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.36%) NAS
7 1 (0.36%) MVNO
7 1 (0.36%) Internet
7 1 (0.36%) ATM
7 1 (0.36%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.09%) Big Data
2 2 (0.73%) MySQL
3 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (3.64%) JIRA
General
1 141 (51.27%) Finance
2 46 (16.73%) Telecoms
3 26 (9.45%) Billing
4 14 (5.09%) Banking
5 12 (4.36%) Retail
6 11 (4.00%) Marketing
7 9 (3.27%) Back Office
8 8 (2.91%) French Language
8 8 (2.91%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.45%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.45%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.09%) Web Services
2 1 (0.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 50 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.91%) PMI
5 4 (1.45%) FMCG
6 2 (0.73%) SWIFT
6 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.73%) IPTV
7 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.36%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.36%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.73%) UNIX
1 2 (0.73%) Windows
1 2 (0.73%) Linux
2 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (71.27%) Project Management
2 158 (57.45%) PRINCE2
3 59 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (20.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 45 (16.36%) Scrum
6 41 (14.91%) ITIL
7 38 (13.82%) People Management
8 30 (10.91%) Agile Project Management
8 30 (10.91%) DSDM
9 25 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 22 (8.00%) Service Delivery
11 21 (7.64%) Change Control
12 20 (7.27%) Software Delivery
13 19 (6.91%) Service Management
14 17 (6.18%) Risk Management
15 16 (5.82%) Migration
16 15 (5.45%) Enterprise Architecture
16 15 (5.45%) Project Planning
16 15 (5.45%) Supplier Management
17 12 (4.36%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.73%) PHP
1 2 (0.73%) SQL
2 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 47 (17.09%) Security Cleared
2 46 (16.73%) Degree
3 44 (16.00%) SC Cleared
4 39 (14.18%) PMI Certification
5 37 (13.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 35 (12.73%) PMP
7 11 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.73%) APMP
8 2 (0.73%) APMG
9 1 (0.36%) MCSD
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.82%) ISO 14001
1 5 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.45%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) SCCM
1 2 (0.73%) SCOM
2 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (10.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.36%) Northgate
2 12 (4.36%) Civica
2 12 (4.36%) Capita
2 12 (4.36%) Orchard
3 6 (2.18%) Ericsson
4 4 (1.45%) VMware
4 4 (1.45%) SAP
4 4 (1.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (1.09%) Cisco
6 2 (0.73%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.36%) Symantec
7 1 (0.36%) Citrix
7 1 (0.36%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.36%) Tableau
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle
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