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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 48 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 51 33 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.18% 3.99% 8.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 4.24% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 46 23 78
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £34,450 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
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
1177 778 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.55% 93.96% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 652 812
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -13 18 £37,500 -1.96% 6
Newport -14 15 £55,000 - 1
Bridgend - 10 £50,000 -
Glamorgan - 2 £50,000 -
Neath Port Talbot -2 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Project Manager
Wales

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 70 (61.40%) Project Management
2 51 (44.74%) PRINCE2
3 44 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (31.58%) Finance
5 28 (24.56%) Waterfall
6 25 (21.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 19 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 16 (14.04%) ITIL
9 14 (12.28%) MS Project
10 13 (11.40%) Project Planning
11 12 (10.53%) MS Excel
11 12 (10.53%) PRINCE
12 10 (8.77%) ISEB
12 10 (8.77%) MS Office
12 10 (8.77%) Supplier Management
12 10 (8.77%) SC Cleared
12 10 (8.77%) Security Cleared
13 8 (7.02%) Degree
13 8 (7.02%) SAP
14 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
15 6 (5.26%) Change Control
15 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (5.26%) Java
16 5 (4.39%) C++
16 5 (4.39%) Internet
16 5 (4.39%) Risk Management
16 5 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
16 5 (4.39%) Risk Analysis
16 5 (4.39%) Matrix Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 14 (12.28%) MS Project
2 12 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.77%) MS Office
4 5 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) Internet
2 2 (1.75%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.51%) RDBMS
1 4 (3.51%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
General
1 36 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.51%) DTV
3 2 (1.75%) GIS
4 1 (0.88%) STB
4 1 (0.88%) Animation
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.88%) Life Science
4 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.75%) Windows
1 2 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (61.40%) Project Management
2 51 (44.74%) PRINCE2
3 44 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (24.56%) Waterfall
5 16 (14.04%) ITIL
6 13 (11.40%) Project Planning
7 12 (10.53%) PRINCE
8 10 (8.77%) Supplier Management
9 6 (5.26%) Change Control
10 5 (4.39%) Critical Path Analysis
10 5 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.39%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (4.39%) Matrix Management
10 5 (4.39%) Release Management
10 5 (4.39%) Risk Management
11 4 (3.51%) Validation
12 3 (2.63%) Service Delivery
12 3 (2.63%) Change Management
12 3 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (2.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.26%) Java
2 5 (4.39%) C++
3 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (21.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 19 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (8.77%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.77%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.77%) ISEB
4 8 (7.02%) Degree
5 2 (1.75%) SAP Certification
5 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.88%) PMP
6 1 (0.88%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.88%) COBIT
2 1 (0.88%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) GxP
Vendors
1 8 (7.02%) SAP
2 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.63%) Cisco
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle
4 2 (1.75%) VMware
4 2 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (0.88%) Avaya
5 1 (0.88%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.88%) Informatica
5 1 (0.88%) BT
5 1 (0.88%) IBM
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