The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 29 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.40% 2.70% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 2.75% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £33,700 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £38,500 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Project Manager
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
192 109 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 89.30% 98.20% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 120 102 101
Average salary £27,500 £37,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.67% +10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Wakefield region.

Project Manager Salary Trend in Wakefield

Project Manager
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft