The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 39 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 68 63 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.07% 4.52% 4.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.15% 4.68% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 57 54 35
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,540 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1321 1345 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.44% 96.55% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1138 1002
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Wales

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Wales

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 Project Manager within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
South Wales +11 63 £45,000 - 5
North Wales +10 3 £30,000 - 1
West Wales -17 2 £37,500 -40.00%
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 78 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (59.69%) Project Management
3 71 (55.04%) PRINCE2
4 61 (47.29%) Finance
5 24 (18.60%) Scrum
6 23 (17.83%) Advertising
7 21 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (14.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (12.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 14 (10.85%) ITIL
11 12 (9.30%) Windows
11 12 (9.30%) Degree
12 11 (8.53%) Marketing
13 10 (7.75%) E-Commerce
14 9 (6.98%) Linux
14 9 (6.98%) Kanban
14 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (6.98%) OpenStack
14 9 (6.98%) Big Data
15 8 (6.20%) PaaS
15 8 (6.20%) TeamCity
15 8 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (6.20%) SDLC
15 8 (6.20%) GitHub
15 8 (6.20%) Jenkins
15 8 (6.20%) Mobile Marketing
15 8 (6.20%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (6.20%) GGSN

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.98%) OpenStack
2 8 (6.20%) Apache
3 3 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) MS Project
2 6 (4.65%) MS Office
3 4 (3.10%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.20%) GitHub
2 8 (6.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) GGSN
1 8 (6.20%) SGSN
2 4 (3.10%) Wireless
3 3 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.78%) Firewall
4 1 (0.78%) LAN
4 1 (0.78%) MPLS
4 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.98%) Big Data
2 8 (6.20%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.10%) GIS
3 4 (3.10%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Jenkins
1 8 (6.20%) JIRA
1 8 (6.20%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (6.20%) TeamCity
General
1 61 (47.29%) Finance
2 23 (17.83%) Advertising
3 11 (8.53%) Marketing
4 8 (6.20%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.33%) Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.78%) Law
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.10%) .NET
2 1 (0.78%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.55%) Health Informatics
3 2 (1.55%) Informatics
3 2 (1.55%) User Experience
4 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.78%) PMI
4 1 (0.78%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.30%) Windows
2 9 (6.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (59.69%) Project Management
3 71 (55.04%) PRINCE2
4 24 (18.60%) Scrum
5 19 (14.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (10.85%) ITIL
7 10 (7.75%) E-Commerce
8 9 (6.98%) Kanban
9 8 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.20%) Mobile Marketing
9 8 (6.20%) Project Planning
9 8 (6.20%) SDLC
10 7 (5.43%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.43%) CRM
10 7 (5.43%) Project Governance
11 6 (4.65%) Business Analysis
11 6 (4.65%) Contingency Planning
11 6 (4.65%) Mentoring
12 5 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (3.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.88%) SQL
3 1 (0.78%) RPG
3 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (12.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (9.30%) Degree
3 6 (4.65%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.88%) APMP
4 5 (3.88%) PMP
5 2 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.78%) CCNA
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.78%) ECDL
6 1 (0.78%) ISEB
6 1 (0.78%) MCSE
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) QA
1 2 (1.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 7 (5.43%) Ansible
1 7 (5.43%) Nagios
1 7 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (5.43%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (6.20%) IBM
2 7 (5.43%) AppDynamics
2 7 (5.43%) Atlassian
2 7 (5.43%) New Relic
2 7 (5.43%) Rackspace
3 4 (3.10%) Cisco
4 2 (1.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.55%) SAP
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle
5 1 (0.78%) Planview
Crickhowell, Powys
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Denbighshire
FT Select
Salary: £30,000 per annum - company car/allowance included + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago