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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Project Management
Rank 856 882 869
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Project Management 27 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.021% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.023% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 17
Average salary £65,000 £63,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% -8.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,750 £79,500 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,625 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% -7.14%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Head of Project Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Project Management
Top 23 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 22 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
England +37 27 £65,000 +1.96% 2
London +52 21 £65,000 +4.00% 1
City of London +47 10 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Bedfordshire +16 3 £60,000 -7.69%
East of England +16 3 £60,000 -7.69%
West Midlands -9 2 £96,875 +38.39%
Chiswick - 2 £60,000 -
Dunstable - 2 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +6 1 £67,500 +50.00%
South East +3 1 - - 1
Sheffield - 1 £67,500 -
Warwick - 1 £130,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £130,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £50,000 -
North West - 1 £50,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £130,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £67,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £130,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 - - 1
Birkenhead - 1 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £63,750 -
Derby - 1 £130,000 -

Head of Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 43 (100.00%) Project Management
2 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.91%) Finance
3 12 (27.91%) Publishing
4 10 (23.26%) Waterfall
5 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (16.28%) Banking
7 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
8 5 (11.63%) Change Management
8 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
8 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
9 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
9 4 (9.30%) VoIP
9 4 (9.30%) Project Governance
9 4 (9.30%) Line Management
9 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.30%) Coaching
10 3 (6.98%) Unified Communications
10 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
10 3 (6.98%) PMP
10 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
10 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
10 3 (6.98%) Retail
10 3 (6.98%) Degree
10 3 (6.98%) JIRA
10 3 (6.98%) QA
10 3 (6.98%) Market Risk
10 3 (6.98%) Performance Management
11 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
11 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis

Head of Project Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.65%) MS Project
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) VoIP
2 3 (6.98%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) JIRA
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
1 12 (27.91%) Publishing
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
5 2 (4.65%) Legal
5 2 (4.65%) Advertising
5 2 (4.65%) Front Office
6 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Market Risk
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Project Management
2 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) Waterfall
4 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
6 5 (11.63%) Change Management
6 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
7 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.30%) Project Governance
7 4 (9.30%) Line Management
7 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.30%) Coaching
8 3 (6.98%) Performance Management
9 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) PRINCE
9 2 (4.65%) BPR
9 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.65%) ITIL
9 2 (4.65%) People Management
9 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) PMP
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Demandware
2 1 (2.33%) Venda
2 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.33%) IBM
2 1 (2.33%) BT
2 1 (2.33%) ATG
2 1 (2.33%) Intershop
2 1 (2.33%) Actinic
2 1 (2.33%) hybris
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus and 26 days holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
The People Network
Salary: £1 per annum + Excellent salary
Posted: 10 days ago