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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 24 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 38 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.87% 4.19% 6.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.23% 4.27% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 29
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £58,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
462 422 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.65% 98.14% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 399 376 499
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +7 27 £50,000 +11.11%
Bury St Edmunds +11 5 £57,500 +4.54%
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 29 (53.70%) Project Management
2 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 14 (25.93%) PRINCE2
6 13 (24.07%) Finance
7 11 (20.37%) Degree
8 10 (18.52%) Mathematics
8 10 (18.52%) Computer Science
8 10 (18.52%) Analytics
9 9 (16.67%) Scrum
9 9 (16.67%) Risk Management
10 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
10 8 (14.81%) .NET
10 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (12.96%) CRM
11 7 (12.96%) Project Planning
11 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (11.11%) Java
12 6 (11.11%) ETL
12 6 (11.11%) Change Management
12 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
13 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
13 5 (9.26%) Financial Institution
13 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
13 5 (9.26%) SOA
13 5 (9.26%) J2EE

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.70%) Documentum
2 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Visio
2 5 (9.26%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Financial Institution
3 4 (7.41%) Legal
4 2 (3.70%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Law
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) J2EE
3 3 (5.56%) MDX
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.52%) Mathematics
2 10 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) FMCG
4 1 (1.85%) PMI
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Project Management
2 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.93%) PRINCE2
4 10 (18.52%) Analytics
5 9 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 9 (16.67%) Scrum
6 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (12.96%) CRM
7 7 (12.96%) Project Planning
8 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 6 (11.11%) ETL
8 6 (11.11%) Change Management
9 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.26%) SOA
9 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
10 4 (7.41%) ITIL
11 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.56%) Dependency Management
12 2 (3.70%) Software Delivery
12 2 (3.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.70%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) Planview
3 2 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (1.85%) VMware