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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 37 58 29
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 72 35 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.44% 3.23% 6.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.59% 3.44% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 62 24 72
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,900 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
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
1289 1018 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.36% 94.09% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 895 955
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £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%

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 January 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 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
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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 +18 66 £50,000 - 9
Mid Wales - 1 £36,000 -
North Wales - 1 - - 1
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 87 (65.41%) Project Management
2 54 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (39.10%) PRINCE2
4 41 (30.83%) Finance
5 28 (21.05%) Waterfall
6 27 (20.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 18 (13.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 15 (11.28%) MS Project
8 15 (11.28%) Project Planning
9 14 (10.53%) ITIL
10 13 (9.77%) MS Excel
11 11 (8.27%) PRINCE
11 11 (8.27%) MS Office
11 11 (8.27%) SC Cleared
11 11 (8.27%) Security Cleared
12 10 (7.52%) ISEB
13 9 (6.77%) Supplier Management
14 8 (6.02%) Change Control
14 8 (6.02%) Degree
14 8 (6.02%) Matrix Management
14 8 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (6.02%) Microsoft
14 8 (6.02%) SAP
15 7 (5.26%) C++
15 7 (5.26%) Risk Management
16 6 (4.51%) Programme Management
16 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (4.51%) Java
17 5 (3.76%) .NET
17 5 (3.76%) Internet

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (1.50%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (11.28%) MS Project
2 13 (9.77%) MS Excel
3 11 (8.27%) MS Office
4 5 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.75%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.76%) Internet
2 3 (2.26%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.50%) Firewall
4 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.01%) RDBMS
1 4 (3.01%) Relational Database
General
1 41 (30.83%) Finance
2 5 (3.76%) Manufacturing
2 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.01%) Retail
4 2 (1.50%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.75%) Electronics
5 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.76%) .NET
2 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.75%) WCF
2 1 (0.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.01%) DTV
3 2 (1.50%) GIS
3 2 (1.50%) Life Science
4 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.75%) STB
4 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.50%) Windows
1 2 (1.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (65.41%) Project Management
2 54 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (39.10%) PRINCE2
4 28 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 15 (11.28%) Project Planning
6 14 (10.53%) ITIL
7 11 (8.27%) PRINCE
8 9 (6.77%) Supplier Management
9 8 (6.02%) Matrix Management
9 8 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (6.02%) Change Control
10 7 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 6 (4.51%) Programme Management
12 5 (3.76%) Critical Path Analysis
12 5 (3.76%) Release Management
12 5 (3.76%) Validation
12 5 (3.76%) Scrum
12 5 (3.76%) Risk Analysis
13 4 (3.01%) Configuration Management
14 3 (2.26%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.26%) C++
2 6 (4.51%) Java
3 2 (1.50%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (20.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 18 (13.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 11 (8.27%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.27%) Security Cleared
4 10 (7.52%) ISEB
5 8 (6.02%) Degree
6 2 (1.50%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.75%) PMP
7 1 (0.75%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) QA
2 2 (1.50%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.50%) GxP
2 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) COBIT
Vendors
1 8 (6.02%) Microsoft
1 8 (6.02%) SAP
2 3 (2.26%) Cisco
3 2 (1.50%) VMware
3 2 (1.50%) Fujitsu
3 2 (1.50%) HP
4 1 (0.75%) Avaya
4 1 (0.75%) CA
4 1 (0.75%) BT
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle
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