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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 67 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 24 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.18% 3.47% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 3.61% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 31
Average salary £39,750 £46,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.05% +11.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
1060 1079 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.28% 95.91% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 956 958 779
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 29 August 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 -20 13 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Newport +10 3 £50,000 +13.63%
Bridgend - 1 - -
Caerphilly - 1 £44,000 -
Project Manager
Wales

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 60 (68.97%) Project Management
2 58 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 48 (55.17%) Finance
4 29 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 28 (32.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (22.99%) Telecoms
7 18 (20.69%) MS Project
7 18 (20.69%) SC Cleared
7 18 (20.69%) Security Cleared
8 17 (19.54%) Management Information System
9 16 (18.39%) Risk Management
9 16 (18.39%) Quality Management
9 16 (18.39%) Migration
9 16 (18.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 15 (17.24%) Change Control
10 15 (17.24%) Programme Management
11 14 (16.09%) Risk Assessment
11 14 (16.09%) Configuration Management
11 14 (16.09%) Retail
11 14 (16.09%) Fujitsu
12 10 (11.49%) Project Planning
13 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (10.34%) ISEB
14 6 (6.90%) Windows
14 6 (6.90%) Linux
14 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
14 6 (6.90%) Banking
14 6 (6.90%) Change Management
14 6 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
14 6 (6.90%) Waterfall

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (2.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (20.69%) MS Project
2 5 (5.75%) MS Office
2 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) SAN
3 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
General
1 48 (55.17%) Finance
2 20 (22.99%) Telecoms
3 14 (16.09%) Retail
4 6 (6.90%) Banking
5 3 (3.45%) French Language
5 3 (3.45%) German Language
5 3 (3.45%) Italian Language
5 3 (3.45%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.45%) Welsh Language
6 2 (2.30%) Advertising
7 1 (1.15%) Marketing
7 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.15%) Legal
7 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.30%) AS400
3 1 (1.15%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.15%) STB
3 1 (1.15%) IPTV
3 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.15%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Windows
1 6 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (68.97%) Project Management
2 58 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 28 (32.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (18.39%) Quality Management
4 16 (18.39%) Risk Management
4 16 (18.39%) Migration
5 15 (17.24%) Programme Management
5 15 (17.24%) Change Control
6 14 (16.09%) Risk Assessment
6 14 (16.09%) Configuration Management
7 10 (11.49%) Project Planning
8 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.90%) Change Management
9 6 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (6.90%) Waterfall
10 5 (5.75%) Scrum
10 5 (5.75%) PRINCE
11 4 (4.60%) ITIL
12 3 (3.45%) Resource Management
13 2 (2.30%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.45%) Java
2 2 (2.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 18 (20.69%) SC Cleared
2 18 (20.69%) Security Cleared
3 16 (18.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (10.34%) ISEB
5 4 (4.60%) APMP
6 3 (3.45%) SAP Certification
7 1 (1.15%) PMP
7 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (16.09%) Fujitsu
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.45%) HP
3 3 (3.45%) SAP
3 3 (3.45%) VMware
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco
5 1 (1.15%) Thunderhead
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Gym, Parking subs, Flexi time, bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
South Wales
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago