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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 28 34 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 89 83 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.46% 6.22% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 6.46% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 83 58 30
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £32,500 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £53,000
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
1334 1284 1212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.88% 96.18% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 1093 1076
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 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 6 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
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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 +14 82 £55,000 +42.85% 7
North Wales - 6 £34,000 -
West Wales -6 1 £35,000 -41.66%
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 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 90 (60.40%) Project Management
2 61 (40.94%) Finance
3 60 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (39.60%) PRINCE2
5 25 (16.78%) PMI Certification
6 23 (15.44%) PMP
7 22 (14.77%) Banking
8 21 (14.09%) Degree
9 19 (12.75%) PRINCE
9 19 (12.75%) ITIL
10 18 (12.08%) Java
10 18 (12.08%) Change Management
10 18 (12.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (12.08%) People Management
11 17 (11.41%) Data Centre
11 17 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (11.41%) Microsoft
12 16 (10.74%) MS Office
12 16 (10.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (10.07%) MS Excel
14 14 (9.40%) Internet
14 14 (9.40%) Back Office
14 14 (9.40%) APMP
15 13 (8.72%) Waterfall
15 13 (8.72%) Telecoms
15 13 (8.72%) Six Sigma
15 13 (8.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 13 (8.72%) Business Transformation
16 12 (8.05%) MS Project
16 12 (8.05%) UML

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (0.67%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (10.74%) MS Office
2 15 (10.07%) MS Excel
3 12 (8.05%) MS Project
4 5 (3.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) Firewall
2 1 (0.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
General
1 61 (40.94%) Finance
2 22 (14.77%) Banking
3 14 (9.40%) Back Office
4 13 (8.72%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.68%) Advertising
6 3 (2.01%) Law
6 3 (2.01%) Legal
7 2 (1.34%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.67%) Automotive
8 1 (0.67%) Retail
8 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.68%) J2EE
1 4 (2.68%) Spring
2 2 (1.34%) .NET
3 1 (0.67%) HTML
3 1 (0.67%) CSS
3 1 (0.67%) Velocity
3 1 (0.67%) HTML5
3 1 (0.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (11.41%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.36%) Public Cloud
3 4 (2.68%) PMI
3 4 (2.68%) DTV
4 2 (1.34%) GIS
5 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.67%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.67%) STB
5 1 (0.67%) Animation
5 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (60.40%) Project Management
2 60 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (39.60%) PRINCE2
4 19 (12.75%) ITIL
4 19 (12.75%) PRINCE
5 18 (12.08%) Change Management
5 18 (12.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (12.08%) People Management
6 16 (10.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (8.72%) Waterfall
7 13 (8.72%) Business Transformation
7 13 (8.72%) Six Sigma
8 12 (8.05%) UML
8 12 (8.05%) Risk Management
8 12 (8.05%) Scrum
8 12 (8.05%) Use Case
9 11 (7.38%) Target Operating Model
10 10 (6.71%) Migration
11 9 (6.04%) SDLC
12 6 (4.03%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.08%) Java
2 2 (1.34%) C
3 1 (0.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (16.78%) PMI Certification
2 23 (15.44%) PMP
3 21 (14.09%) Degree
4 14 (9.40%) APMP
5 13 (8.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (8.05%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 5 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (2.01%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.01%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.34%) COBIT
1 2 (1.34%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (11.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.03%) SAP
3 2 (1.34%) Cisco
4 1 (0.67%) IBM
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle
4 1 (0.67%) Dell
4 1 (0.67%) Avaya
4 1 (0.67%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.67%) Informatica
4 1 (0.67%) BT
4 1 (0.67%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + 25 days a/l, bonus, pension
Posted: 13 days ago