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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Project Management
Rank 865 862 853
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Project Management 16 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.028% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.030% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 16
Average salary £66,250 £62,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,550 £50,500 £58,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,250 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 £27,500 £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%

Head of Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Head of Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Project Management
Salary Trend

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

Head of Project Management Salary Trend in the UK

Head of Project Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Project Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Head of Project Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Project Management
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Project Management within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
England -23 13 £67,500 +8.00% 8
London +17 11 £65,000 -13.33% 7
City of London +5 8 £66,250 -11.66% 6
East Midlands +20 1 £77,500 +10.71%
Northamptonshire -5 1 £77,500 +10.71%
South West - 1 £70,000 -
Scotland - 1 £60,000 -
Channel Islands - 1 £70,000 -
Devon - 1 £70,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £60,000 -
Jersey - 1 £70,000 -

Head of Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Project Management 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 Head of Project Management in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Project Management
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (54.29%) PRINCE2
4 10 (28.57%) Workflow
4 10 (28.57%) JIRA
5 9 (25.71%) ITIL
6 8 (22.86%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (22.86%) Billing
6 8 (22.86%) Matrix Management
7 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 7 (20.00%) Finance
8 6 (17.14%) Retail
8 6 (17.14%) Demand Management
9 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (14.29%) Service Management
9 5 (14.29%) Change Management
9 5 (14.29%) PMI
9 5 (14.29%) PMI Certification
9 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
10 4 (11.43%) Banking
11 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (8.57%) Scrum
11 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
11 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
11 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
11 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
11 3 (8.57%) VoIP
11 3 (8.57%) MS Project
11 3 (8.57%) System Testing

Head of Project Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Project Management 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 Head of Project Management in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.57%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) VoIP
2 2 (5.71%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 8 (22.86%) Billing
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
3 6 (17.14%) Retail
4 4 (11.43%) Banking
5 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (5.71%) Legal
6 2 (5.71%) Advertising
6 2 (5.71%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) PMI
2 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Project Management
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (54.29%) PRINCE2
4 10 (28.57%) Workflow
5 9 (25.71%) ITIL
6 8 (22.86%) Matrix Management
7 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 6 (17.14%) Demand Management
9 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 5 (14.29%) Service Management
9 5 (14.29%) Change Management
10 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
10 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
10 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.57%) Scrum
10 3 (8.57%) Project Governance
10 3 (8.57%) Change Control
10 3 (8.57%) System Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
11 2 (5.71%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) VCP4
3 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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