The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 100 83 84
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 8 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.59% 0.86% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.92% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 5
Average salary £36,000 £30,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.03% -32.22%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
IT Project Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1320 980 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.42% 94.05% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 858 937
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in Wales

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

IT Project Manager Salary Trend in Wales

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

IT Project Manager Salary Histogram in Wales

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
South Wales -17 6 £36,250 +16.93%
Mid Wales - 1 £36,000 -
IT Project Manager
UK

IT Project Manager
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Waterfall
2 10 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) ISEB
3 5 (27.78%) Critical Path Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) MS Office
5 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) CA Clarity
6 1 (5.56%) QA
6 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (5.56%) CA
6 1 (5.56%) MS Project
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) CA Clarity
General
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Waterfall
2 10 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) Critical Path Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) CA