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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 27 40 64
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 82 63 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.92% 5.78% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.22% 5.95% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 79 41 26
Average salary £52,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £53,750
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
1135 1059 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.78% 97.16% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 984 912 946
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +21 56 £52,000 +42.46% 1
Newport -13 17 £50,000 -2.43% 1
Project Manager
Wales

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 81 (61.83%) Project Management
2 57 (43.51%) PRINCE2
3 56 (42.75%) Finance
4 53 (40.46%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (19.85%) Data Centre
6 21 (16.03%) PMP
6 21 (16.03%) PMI Certification
7 19 (14.50%) PRINCE
7 19 (14.50%) ITIL
7 19 (14.50%) Banking
8 18 (13.74%) Waterfall
8 18 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (13.74%) People Management
9 17 (12.98%) Degree
9 17 (12.98%) Java
10 15 (11.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 14 (10.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (9.92%) Scrum
12 13 (9.92%) Telecoms
12 13 (9.92%) Risk Management
12 13 (9.92%) Six Sigma
13 12 (9.16%) MS Office
13 12 (9.16%) UML
13 12 (9.16%) Use Case
13 12 (9.16%) APMP
13 12 (9.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 11 (8.40%) Internet
14 11 (8.40%) Microsoft

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 12 (9.16%) MS Office
2 10 (7.63%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.34%) MS Project
4 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) VoIP
2 1 (0.76%) Firewall
2 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
General
1 56 (42.75%) Finance
2 19 (14.50%) Banking
3 13 (9.92%) Telecoms
4 11 (8.40%) Back Office
5 2 (1.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) Automotive
6 1 (0.76%) Law
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.05%) Spring
1 4 (3.05%) J2EE
2 1 (0.76%) .NET
2 1 (0.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.85%) Data Centre
2 18 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.05%) DTV
4 2 (1.53%) GIS
5 1 (0.76%) PMI
5 1 (0.76%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.76%) STB
5 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.76%) Animation
5 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (61.83%) Project Management
2 57 (43.51%) PRINCE2
3 53 (40.46%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.50%) PRINCE
4 19 (14.50%) ITIL
5 18 (13.74%) Waterfall
5 18 (13.74%) People Management
6 15 (11.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (10.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (9.92%) Scrum
8 13 (9.92%) Risk Management
8 13 (9.92%) Six Sigma
9 12 (9.16%) UML
9 12 (9.16%) Use Case
10 10 (7.63%) Business Transformation
11 9 (6.87%) Supplier Management
12 8 (6.11%) Migration
13 7 (5.34%) Change Management
13 7 (5.34%) SDLC
14 6 (4.58%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.98%) Java
2 1 (0.76%) C
2 1 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (16.03%) PMP
1 21 (16.03%) PMI Certification
2 17 (12.98%) Degree
3 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (9.16%) APMP
4 12 (9.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 9 (6.87%) SC Cleared
5 9 (6.87%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) COBIT
1 2 (1.53%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.58%) SAP
3 2 (1.53%) Cisco
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle
4 1 (0.76%) Avaya
4 1 (0.76%) IBM
4 1 (0.76%) Dell
4 1 (0.76%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.76%) Informatica
4 1 (0.76%) VMware
4 1 (0.76%) BT
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