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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 48 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 56 42 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.16% 3.74% 5.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% 3.88% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 54
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,200 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £49,400
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
1286 1083 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.61% 96.35% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1105 918 960
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
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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 +1 50 £50,000 +26.58% 6
North Wales -8 3 - - 3
West Wales +18 1 £62,500 +135.84% 1
Mid Wales - 1 £36,000 -
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 86 (61.43%) Project Management
2 58 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 40 (28.57%) Finance
5 31 (22.14%) Waterfall
6 24 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 19 (13.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 19 (13.57%) ITIL
8 14 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 14 (10.00%) PRINCE
8 14 (10.00%) MS Project
9 11 (7.86%) MS Excel
9 11 (7.86%) Scrum
10 10 (7.14%) SC Cleared
10 10 (7.14%) Security Cleared
10 10 (7.14%) Supplier Management
10 10 (7.14%) MS Office
10 10 (7.14%) ISEB
11 9 (6.43%) Degree
12 8 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (5.00%) SaaS
13 7 (5.00%) SAP
13 7 (5.00%) Software Delivery
14 6 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (4.29%) Change Control
14 6 (4.29%) Microsoft
14 6 (4.29%) Change Management
15 5 (3.57%) Risk Management
15 5 (3.57%) PMP
15 5 (3.57%) Java

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (10.00%) MS Project
2 11 (7.86%) MS Excel
3 10 (7.14%) MS Office
4 5 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) Internet
1 3 (2.14%) Firewall
2 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.14%) RDBMS
1 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
General
1 40 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.43%) Banking
4 2 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
5 1 (0.71%) Automotive
5 1 (0.71%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.14%) .NET
2 1 (0.71%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.86%) DTV
3 2 (1.43%) GIS
3 2 (1.43%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.43%) Life Science
4 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.71%) STB
4 1 (0.71%) Animation
4 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.71%) Windows
1 1 (0.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (61.43%) Project Management
2 58 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 31 (22.14%) Waterfall
5 19 (13.57%) ITIL
6 14 (10.00%) PRINCE
6 14 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 11 (7.86%) Scrum
8 10 (7.14%) Supplier Management
9 8 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.00%) Software Delivery
11 6 (4.29%) Change Control
11 6 (4.29%) Change Management
12 5 (3.57%) Risk Management
12 5 (3.57%) Validation
12 5 (3.57%) Critical Path Analysis
12 5 (3.57%) Programme Management
12 5 (3.57%) Matrix Management
13 4 (2.86%) Release Management
13 4 (2.86%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.57%) Java
2 4 (2.86%) C++
3 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 19 (13.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.14%) ISEB
4 9 (6.43%) Degree
5 5 (3.57%) PMP
6 3 (2.14%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.71%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.71%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.14%) COBIT
1 3 (2.14%) QA
2 2 (1.43%) GxP
3 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (5.00%) SAP
2 6 (4.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.14%) Cisco
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle
4 2 (1.43%) VMware
5 1 (0.71%) IBM
5 1 (0.71%) HP
5 1 (0.71%) Dell
5 1 (0.71%) Avaya
5 1 (0.71%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.71%) Informatica
5 1 (0.71%) BT
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