The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 22 60 36
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 80 44 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.06% 3.84% 5.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.27% 4.05% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 68 37 46
Average salary £46,250 £52,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Project Manager
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1100 1086 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.09% 94.68% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 966 986 816
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Project Manager
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager across the South Wales region.

Project Manager Salary Trend in South Wales

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in South Wales

Project Manager
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +35 47 £35,000 -24.32% 5
Newport +6 10 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Caerphilly +8 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Bridgend - 6 £52,500 -
Neath Port Talbot +6 3 - - 3
Glamorgan -4 1 - -
Project Manager
Wales

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 65 (63.73%) Project Management
2 46 (45.10%) PRINCE2
3 33 (32.35%) Finance
4 32 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (25.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 19 (18.63%) Waterfall
7 14 (13.73%) Project Planning
7 14 (13.73%) MS Project
8 12 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 12 (11.76%) ISEB
9 11 (10.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (9.80%) PRINCE
11 9 (8.82%) ITIL
12 8 (7.84%) MS Office
13 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
13 7 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (6.86%) SC Cleared
13 7 (6.86%) Security Cleared
14 6 (5.88%) Degree
14 6 (5.88%) Java
14 6 (5.88%) Internet
14 6 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
14 6 (5.88%) Change Control
15 5 (4.90%) Matrix Management
15 5 (4.90%) Release Management
15 5 (4.90%) Supplier Management
15 5 (4.90%) Risk Management
15 5 (4.90%) Critical Path Analysis
15 5 (4.90%) Change Management
16 4 (3.92%) Validation

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (13.73%) MS Project
2 12 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 8 (7.84%) MS Office
4 4 (3.92%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (1.96%) Firewall
2 2 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.94%) RDBMS
1 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
General
1 33 (32.35%) Finance
2 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.98%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.98%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.92%) Windows
2 3 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (63.73%) Project Management
2 46 (45.10%) PRINCE2
3 32 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (18.63%) Waterfall
5 14 (13.73%) Project Planning
6 10 (9.80%) PRINCE
7 9 (8.82%) ITIL
8 7 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.88%) Change Control
9 6 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (4.90%) Matrix Management
10 5 (4.90%) Release Management
10 5 (4.90%) Critical Path Analysis
10 5 (4.90%) Supplier Management
10 5 (4.90%) Change Management
10 5 (4.90%) Risk Management
11 4 (3.92%) Validation
12 3 (2.94%) Service Delivery
12 3 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (1.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.88%) Java
2 4 (3.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (25.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (11.76%) ISEB
3 11 (10.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (6.86%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.86%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.88%) Degree
6 3 (2.94%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.98%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.98%) COBIT
2 1 (0.98%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.94%) HP
2 3 (2.94%) VMware
2 3 (2.94%) SAP
2 3 (2.94%) Cisco
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle
Port Talbot
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Car + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Vizolution
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago