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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 44 41 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 57 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.71% 4.89% 3.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.94% 5.03% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 54 33 34
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,540 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £47,500
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
1154 974 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.45% 97.11% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 810 924
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 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +16 39 £50,250 +34.00% 6
Newport -16 13 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Bridgend +3 1 £50,000 +58.73%
Project Manager
Wales

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 77 (62.60%) Project Management
2 48 (39.02%) PRINCE2
2 48 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (36.59%) Finance
4 20 (16.26%) Waterfall
5 19 (15.45%) PRINCE
5 19 (15.45%) ITIL
6 17 (13.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 16 (13.01%) Degree
8 15 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (9.76%) PMP
10 11 (8.94%) PMI Certification
10 11 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (8.94%) People Management
11 10 (8.13%) Banking
11 10 (8.13%) Project Planning
11 10 (8.13%) Supplier Management
11 10 (8.13%) SC Cleared
11 10 (8.13%) Security Cleared
11 10 (8.13%) Java
11 10 (8.13%) MS Office
11 10 (8.13%) Risk Management
12 9 (7.32%) MS Project
12 9 (7.32%) Scrum
12 9 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (6.50%) Telecoms
13 8 (6.50%) Internet
13 8 (6.50%) Six Sigma
14 7 (5.69%) Back Office

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 10 (8.13%) MS Office
2 9 (7.32%) MS Project
3 7 (5.69%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) Internet
2 3 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.81%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
General
1 45 (36.59%) Finance
2 10 (8.13%) Banking
3 8 (6.50%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.69%) Back Office
5 3 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.63%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Automotive
7 1 (0.81%) Law
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) .NET
1 1 (0.81%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.25%) DTV
3 2 (1.63%) GIS
4 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.81%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.81%) STB
4 1 (0.81%) Animation
4 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (62.60%) Project Management
2 48 (39.02%) PRINCE2
2 48 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.26%) Waterfall
4 19 (15.45%) ITIL
4 19 (15.45%) PRINCE
5 11 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (8.94%) People Management
6 10 (8.13%) Supplier Management
6 10 (8.13%) Project Planning
6 10 (8.13%) Risk Management
7 9 (7.32%) Scrum
7 9 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (6.50%) Six Sigma
9 7 (5.69%) UML
9 7 (5.69%) Use Case
10 6 (4.88%) Business Transformation
10 6 (4.88%) Programme Management
11 5 (4.07%) Change Management
11 5 (4.07%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.13%) Java
2 2 (1.63%) C++
3 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (13.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 16 (13.01%) Degree
3 15 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (9.76%) PMP
5 11 (8.94%) PMI Certification
6 10 (8.13%) SC Cleared
6 10 (8.13%) Security Cleared
7 7 (5.69%) APMP
7 7 (5.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.63%) ISEB
9 1 (0.81%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) COBIT
1 3 (2.44%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (5.69%) SAP
2 6 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.63%) Cisco
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle
3 2 (1.63%) VMware
4 1 (0.81%) IBM
4 1 (0.81%) HP
4 1 (0.81%) Dell
4 1 (0.81%) Avaya
4 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.81%) Informatica
4 1 (0.81%) BT
Newport, Gwent
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TEKsystems
Salary: £44000 - £54000 per annum + £4k car allowance + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago