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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 31 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 86 75 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.25% 5.57% 3.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.44% 5.76% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 85 56 36
Average salary £55,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.43% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £32,500 £33,875
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £53,750
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
1336 1302 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.09% 96.66% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1141 1073
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 July 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 July 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 +16 82 £55,000 +38.36% 4
North Wales - 4 £34,000 -
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 99 (64.71%) Project Management
2 64 (41.83%) Finance
3 61 (39.87%) PRINCE2
4 60 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (18.95%) PMI Certification
6 26 (16.99%) PMP
6 26 (16.99%) Banking
7 22 (14.38%) Degree
7 22 (14.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (13.73%) People Management
8 21 (13.73%) Java
9 20 (13.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 19 (12.42%) Change Management
11 18 (11.76%) PRINCE
11 18 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (11.11%) Six Sigma
12 17 (11.11%) MS Project
12 17 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (10.46%) Risk Management
13 16 (10.46%) UML
13 16 (10.46%) Microsoft
13 16 (10.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 16 (10.46%) Use Case
14 15 (9.80%) MS Excel
15 14 (9.15%) MS Office
15 14 (9.15%) Internet
15 14 (9.15%) Telecoms
15 14 (9.15%) Back Office
15 14 (9.15%) APMP
16 13 (8.50%) Data Centre

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1 (0.65%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (11.11%) MS Project
2 15 (9.80%) MS Excel
3 14 (9.15%) MS Office
4 6 (3.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.15%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 64 (41.83%) Finance
2 26 (16.99%) Banking
3 14 (9.15%) Back Office
3 14 (9.15%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.23%) Advertising
5 3 (1.96%) Law
5 3 (1.96%) Legal
6 2 (1.31%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.65%) Automotive
7 1 (0.65%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.61%) J2EE
1 4 (2.61%) Spring
2 1 (0.65%) Velocity
2 1 (0.65%) HTML5
2 1 (0.65%) CSS3
2 1 (0.65%) CSS
2 1 (0.65%) HTML
2 1 (0.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.27%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.61%) PMI
5 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.65%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.65%) Animation
5 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (64.71%) Project Management
2 61 (39.87%) PRINCE2
3 60 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (13.73%) People Management
6 19 (12.42%) Change Management
7 18 (11.76%) PRINCE
8 17 (11.11%) Six Sigma
8 17 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (10.46%) Use Case
9 16 (10.46%) UML
9 16 (10.46%) Risk Management
10 13 (8.50%) ITIL
10 13 (8.50%) Business Transformation
11 12 (7.84%) Scrum
12 10 (6.54%) Migration
12 10 (6.54%) Target Operating Model
13 9 (5.88%) Project Planning
14 7 (4.58%) CMMI
14 7 (4.58%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.73%) Java
2 2 (1.31%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (18.95%) PMI Certification
2 26 (16.99%) PMP
3 22 (14.38%) Degree
4 20 (13.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 16 (10.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 14 (9.15%) APMP
7 2 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.31%) COBIT
1 2 (1.31%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (10.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.65%) Dell
2 1 (0.65%) Cognizant
2 1 (0.65%) Informatica
2 1 (0.65%) VMware
2 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle
2 1 (0.65%) Cisco
2 1 (0.65%) IBM
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