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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 45 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 66 56 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.79% 4.64% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.02% 4.79% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 57 35 39
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
1314 1168 1212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.29% 96.77% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 978 1090
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,347 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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 -2 57 £47,500 +25.00% 8
North Wales -8 6 - - 1
West Wales +15 3 £62,500 -7.40%
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 85 (60.71%) Project Management
2 55 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 46 (32.86%) Finance
5 21 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 20 (14.29%) PRINCE
7 19 (13.57%) ITIL
8 17 (12.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 17 (12.14%) Degree
8 17 (12.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (9.29%) PMP
10 12 (8.57%) Scrum
10 12 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (7.86%) People Management
11 11 (7.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (7.86%) PMI Certification
12 10 (7.14%) Java
12 10 (7.14%) MS Project
12 10 (7.14%) MS Office
12 10 (7.14%) Change Management
12 10 (7.14%) Risk Management
12 10 (7.14%) Banking
12 10 (7.14%) SC Cleared
12 10 (7.14%) Security Cleared
12 10 (7.14%) Project Planning
12 10 (7.14%) Supplier Management
13 9 (6.43%) Internet
13 9 (6.43%) MS Excel
13 9 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (5.71%) Six Sigma

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 2 (1.43%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (7.14%) MS Project
1 10 (7.14%) MS Office
2 9 (6.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.14%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.43%) Internet
2 3 (2.14%) Firewall
3 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
General
1 46 (32.86%) Finance
2 10 (7.14%) Banking
3 8 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.00%) Back Office
5 3 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Automotive
7 1 (0.71%) Law
7 1 (0.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.71%) .NET
1 1 (0.71%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.57%) Public Cloud
3 4 (2.86%) DTV
4 2 (1.43%) GIS
5 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.71%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.71%) STB
5 1 (0.71%) Animation
5 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.71%) Life Science
5 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (60.71%) Project Management
2 55 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 21 (15.00%) Waterfall
5 20 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 19 (13.57%) ITIL
7 12 (8.57%) Scrum
8 11 (7.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (7.86%) People Management
9 10 (7.14%) Supplier Management
9 10 (7.14%) Project Planning
9 10 (7.14%) Change Management
9 10 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 9 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (5.71%) Six Sigma
12 7 (5.00%) UML
12 7 (5.00%) Use Case
13 6 (4.29%) Business Transformation
13 6 (4.29%) Programme Management
14 5 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (1.43%) C++
3 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (12.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 17 (12.14%) Degree
1 17 (12.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 13 (9.29%) PMP
3 11 (7.86%) PMI Certification
4 10 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.00%) APMP
5 7 (5.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.43%) ISEB
7 1 (0.71%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.14%) COBIT
1 3 (2.14%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.71%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (5.00%) SAP
2 2 (1.43%) Cisco
2 2 (1.43%) Oracle
2 2 (1.43%) VMware
3 1 (0.71%) IBM
3 1 (0.71%) HP
3 1 (0.71%) Dell
3 1 (0.71%) Avaya
3 1 (0.71%) Cognizant
3 1 (0.71%) Informatica
3 1 (0.71%) BT
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Deeside, Clwyd
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TEKsystems
Salary: £44000 - £54000 per annum + £4k car allowance + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago