The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 55 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 15 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.37% 3.11% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 3.23% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 15
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £63,750 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
625 526 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.89% 96.16% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 577 402 628
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Suffolk region.

Project Manager Salary Trend in Suffolk

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Project Manager
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Suffolk 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
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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
Ipswich -8 11 £46,250 +25.00% 1
Bury St Edmunds +9 4 £40,000 +9.58% 1
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 25 (60.98%) PRINCE2
2 22 (53.66%) Java
2 22 (53.66%) .NET
2 22 (53.66%) SOA
2 22 (53.66%) Project Management
3 21 (51.22%) J2EE
3 21 (51.22%) Scrum
4 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
5 15 (36.59%) CRM
6 12 (29.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
8 8 (19.51%) Finance
9 7 (17.07%) Electronics
10 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
10 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
10 5 (12.20%) MS Project
10 5 (12.20%) PMI
10 5 (12.20%) PMI Certification
10 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery
11 4 (9.76%) SDLC
11 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
11 4 (9.76%) Quality Management
12 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
12 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (7.32%) Degree
12 3 (7.32%) Resource Management
13 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
13 2 (4.88%) Marketing

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Electronics
3 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) .NET
2 21 (51.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) PMI
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) PRINCE2
2 22 (53.66%) SOA
2 22 (53.66%) Project Management
3 21 (51.22%) Scrum
4 15 (36.59%) CRM
5 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
5 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery
6 4 (9.76%) SDLC
6 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
6 4 (9.76%) Quality Management
7 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.32%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.88%) People Management
8 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.88%) Change Management
8 2 (4.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (12.20%) PMI Certification
4 3 (7.32%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) SAP