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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Project Management
Rank 860 852 873
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Project Management 36 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.014% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.015% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 25
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,832
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £63,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,201 £66,250 £65,166
% change year-on-year
-12.14% +1.66%

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
107743 99984 109245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.34% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 87440 83008 92915
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
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 2 October 2014 within the UK.

Head of Project Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Project Management
Top 8 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 2 October 2014. 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 +12 36 £70,000 +1.81% 2
London +6 34 £70,000 -6.66% 2
City of London - 2 £90,000 -
South West -12 1 £61,403 +16.95%
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £55,000 -
Bristol - 1 £61,403 -
Leicester - 1 £55,000 -

Head of Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 68 (100.00%) Project Management
2 48 (70.59%) PRINCE2
3 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (33.82%) JIRA
5 22 (32.35%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (26.47%) ITIL
6 18 (26.47%) Billing
7 17 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 17 (25.00%) Retail
7 17 (25.00%) Workflow
8 16 (23.53%) Matrix Management
9 15 (22.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 15 (22.06%) PMI Certification
10 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
11 12 (17.65%) Change Management
11 12 (17.65%) PMI
11 12 (17.65%) Degree
11 12 (17.65%) Demand Management
12 11 (16.18%) Service Management
12 11 (16.18%) Logistics
13 10 (14.71%) Six Sigma
14 8 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
14 8 (11.76%) Scrum
15 7 (10.29%) Resource Management
15 7 (10.29%) PRINCE
16 6 (8.82%) PMP
16 6 (8.82%) Risk Management
17 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
17 5 (7.35%) Programme Management
17 5 (7.35%) Finance

Head of Project Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Project
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
1 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
1 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (33.82%) JIRA
General
1 18 (26.47%) Billing
2 17 (25.00%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) Finance
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Automotive
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) PMI
2 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.47%) iDTV
4 1 (1.47%) Social Media
4 1 (1.47%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) Project Management
2 48 (70.59%) PRINCE2
3 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (26.47%) ITIL
5 17 (25.00%) Workflow
5 17 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 16 (23.53%) Matrix Management
7 13 (19.12%) E-Commerce
8 12 (17.65%) Change Management
8 12 (17.65%) Demand Management
9 11 (16.18%) Service Management
9 11 (16.18%) Logistics
10 10 (14.71%) Six Sigma
11 8 (11.76%) Scrum
11 8 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
12 7 (10.29%) Resource Management
12 7 (10.29%) PRINCE
13 6 (8.82%) Risk Management
14 5 (7.35%) Programme Management
14 5 (7.35%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) PMI Certification
1 15 (22.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (17.65%) Degree
3 6 (8.82%) PMP
4 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.47%) Remedy
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £100,000 to £160,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago