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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 70 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 23 46 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.13% 3.97% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 4.12% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 27
Average salary £45,750 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
1049 1117 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.04% 96.46% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 917 989 804
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -28 9 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Newport +15 4 £51,250 +16.47% 1
Bridgend +13 1 - -
Caerphilly - 1 £44,000 -
Project Manager
Wales

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 59 (67.05%) Project Management
2 58 (65.91%) PRINCE2
3 49 (55.68%) Finance
4 28 (31.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 27 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (20.45%) Telecoms
7 18 (20.45%) MS Project
8 16 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 16 (18.18%) Security Cleared
9 15 (17.05%) Management Information System
10 14 (15.91%) Risk Management
10 14 (15.91%) Quality Management
10 14 (15.91%) Migration
10 14 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 13 (14.77%) Change Control
11 13 (14.77%) Retail
11 13 (14.77%) Programme Management
12 12 (13.64%) Configuration Management
12 12 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
12 12 (13.64%) Fujitsu
13 9 (10.23%) Project Planning
14 8 (9.09%) ISEB
15 7 (7.95%) Windows
15 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (6.82%) Risk Analysis
16 6 (6.82%) Linux
16 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
16 6 (6.82%) Change Management
16 6 (6.82%) Banking

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (20.45%) MS Project
2 5 (5.68%) MS Office
2 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
General
1 49 (55.68%) Finance
2 18 (20.45%) Telecoms
3 13 (14.77%) Retail
4 6 (6.82%) Banking
5 3 (3.41%) French Language
5 3 (3.41%) German Language
5 3 (3.41%) Italian Language
5 3 (3.41%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.41%) Welsh Language
6 2 (2.27%) Advertising
7 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.14%) Legal
7 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) AS400
4 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.14%) DTV
4 1 (1.14%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.14%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.14%) IPTV
4 1 (1.14%) STB
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.95%) Windows
2 6 (6.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (67.05%) Project Management
2 58 (65.91%) PRINCE2
3 27 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (15.91%) Risk Management
5 14 (15.91%) Quality Management
5 14 (15.91%) Migration
6 13 (14.77%) Change Control
6 13 (14.77%) Programme Management
7 12 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 12 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (10.23%) Project Planning
9 6 (6.82%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (6.82%) Change Management
10 5 (5.68%) Scrum
10 5 (5.68%) Waterfall
11 4 (4.55%) ITIL
12 3 (3.41%) PRINCE
13 2 (2.27%) Lean Six Sigma
13 2 (2.27%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.41%) Java
2 2 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (31.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 16 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 16 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 14 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (9.09%) ISEB
5 4 (4.55%) APMP
6 3 (3.41%) SAP Certification
7 1 (1.14%) PMP
7 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (13.64%) Fujitsu
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) Cisco
3 3 (3.41%) SAP
3 3 (3.41%) HP
3 3 (3.41%) VMware
4 1 (1.14%) Thunderhead
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