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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 26 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 84 55 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.83% 4.93% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.01% 5.13% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 80 41 27
Average salary £55,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £54,500
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
1198 1072 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.48% 96.14% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 937 907
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 62 £53,750 +50.34% 5
Newport -8 15 £60,000 +31.86%
Project Manager
Wales

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 83 (61.48%) Project Management
2 60 (44.44%) Finance
3 58 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (41.48%) PRINCE2
5 24 (17.78%) PMI Certification
6 22 (16.30%) Banking
7 21 (15.56%) PMP
8 19 (14.07%) PRINCE
9 18 (13.33%) Java
9 18 (13.33%) Degree
9 18 (13.33%) People Management
10 17 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (12.59%) Data Centre
10 17 (12.59%) Microsoft
10 17 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (11.85%) MS Office
11 16 (11.85%) ITIL
11 16 (11.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 14 (10.37%) Internet
13 14 (10.37%) Back Office
13 14 (10.37%) Waterfall
13 14 (10.37%) APMP
14 13 (9.63%) Telecoms
14 13 (9.63%) Six Sigma
14 13 (9.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 13 (9.63%) Business Transformation
15 12 (8.89%) MS Project
15 12 (8.89%) UML
15 12 (8.89%) Risk Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (11.85%) MS Office
2 15 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 12 (8.89%) MS Project
4 5 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.37%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) Firewall
2 1 (0.74%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
General
1 60 (44.44%) Finance
2 22 (16.30%) Banking
3 14 (10.37%) Back Office
4 13 (9.63%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.96%) Advertising
6 3 (2.22%) Law
6 3 (2.22%) Legal
7 2 (1.48%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) Automotive
8 1 (0.74%) Retail
8 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.96%) J2EE
1 4 (2.96%) Spring
2 2 (1.48%) .NET
3 1 (0.74%) HTML
3 1 (0.74%) CSS
3 1 (0.74%) Velocity
3 1 (0.74%) HTML5
3 1 (0.74%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (12.59%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.96%) PMI
2 4 (2.96%) DTV
3 2 (1.48%) GIS
4 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.74%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.74%) STB
4 1 (0.74%) Animation
4 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (61.48%) Project Management
2 58 (42.96%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (41.48%) PRINCE2
4 19 (14.07%) PRINCE
5 18 (13.33%) People Management
6 17 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (11.85%) ITIL
7 16 (11.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (10.37%) Waterfall
9 13 (9.63%) Business Transformation
9 13 (9.63%) Six Sigma
10 12 (8.89%) UML
10 12 (8.89%) Risk Management
10 12 (8.89%) Scrum
10 12 (8.89%) Use Case
11 11 (8.15%) Change Management
11 11 (8.15%) Target Operating Model
12 10 (7.41%) Migration
13 7 (5.19%) SDLC
14 5 (3.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.33%) Java
2 1 (0.74%) C
2 1 (0.74%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (17.78%) PMI Certification
2 21 (15.56%) PMP
3 18 (13.33%) Degree
4 14 (10.37%) APMP
5 13 (9.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (8.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 5 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (2.22%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.22%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.48%) COBIT
1 2 (1.48%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (12.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.44%) SAP
3 2 (1.48%) Cisco
4 1 (0.74%) IBM
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle
4 1 (0.74%) Dell
4 1 (0.74%) Avaya
4 1 (0.74%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.74%) Informatica
4 1 (0.74%) BT
4 1 (0.74%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + 25 days a/l, bonus, pension
Posted: 11 days ago