The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Applications Project Manager
Rank 885 880 856
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Project Manager 7 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.014% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.015% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 16
Average salary £47,500 £70,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% +38.61%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £63,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-25.19% +27.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Applications Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Project Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Project Manager within the UK.

Applications Project Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Applications Project Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Project Manager over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Applications Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Project Manager
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
England +3 7 £47,500 -28.30%
North West +8 4 £47,500 -
Manchester - 4 £47,500 -
London +38 1 £60,000 -20.00%
Berkshire -1 1 £55,000 -
Reading -4 1 £55,000 -
South East -11 1 £55,000 -3.50%
Suffolk - 1 £47,500 -
Bromley - 1 £60,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £47,500 -
East of England - 1 £47,500 -

Applications Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications 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 Applications Project Manager in their job title.

1 26 (74.29%) PRINCE2
2 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (40.00%) Project Management
4 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
5 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
6 10 (28.57%) People Management
7 9 (25.71%) PMI Certification
7 9 (25.71%) Banking
7 9 (25.71%) Retail
8 8 (22.86%) PMP
8 8 (22.86%) Back Office
8 8 (22.86%) .NET
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle
9 7 (20.00%) SAP
9 7 (20.00%) Java
10 6 (17.14%) J2EE
10 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
11 5 (14.29%) Resource Management
12 4 (11.43%) Scrum
12 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
12 4 (11.43%) Service Management
13 3 (8.57%) MS Project
13 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
14 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
14 2 (5.71%) Change Control
14 2 (5.71%) CAFM

Applications Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications 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 Applications Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Project
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP HR
1 2 (5.71%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
2 9 (25.71%) Retail
3 8 (22.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
4 1 (2.86%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
2 6 (17.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) PMI
1 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.86%) Open Source
1 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) PRINCE2
2 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (40.00%) Project Management
4 10 (28.57%) People Management
5 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 5 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 4 (11.43%) Service Management
7 4 (11.43%) Scrum
7 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
8 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
9 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.71%) Change Control
9 2 (5.71%) CAFM
9 2 (5.71%) ITIL
9 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.71%) Document Management
9 2 (5.71%) Quality Management
9 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
10 1 (2.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
3 9 (25.71%) PMI Certification
4 8 (22.86%) PMP
5 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Kronos