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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 33 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 69 53 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.56% 3.88% 3.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.72% 4.03% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56 45 41
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £62,500
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
1206 1314 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.10% 96.12% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1184 998
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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 +20 63 £40,000 -11.11% 14
West Wales - 4 £75,000 - 1
North Wales - 2 - - 1
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 77 (67.54%) Project Management
2 47 (41.23%) PRINCE2
3 40 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (29.82%) Finance
5 25 (21.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 19 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 18 (15.79%) Project Planning
8 13 (11.40%) ISEB
9 12 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (9.65%) MS Project
10 11 (9.65%) Manufacturing
11 10 (8.77%) MS Excel
12 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
12 9 (7.89%) Degree
13 8 (7.02%) MS Office
13 8 (7.02%) C++
13 8 (7.02%) Change Management
13 8 (7.02%) Risk Management
14 7 (6.14%) PRINCE
14 7 (6.14%) Java
14 7 (6.14%) C
14 7 (6.14%) Matrix Management
14 7 (6.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 7 (6.14%) Change Control
15 6 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
15 6 (5.26%) Internet
16 5 (4.39%) SAN
16 5 (4.39%) Programme Management
16 5 (4.39%) Migration
16 5 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (1.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (9.65%) MS Project
2 10 (8.77%) MS Excel
3 8 (7.02%) MS Office
4 5 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.88%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.26%) Internet
2 5 (4.39%) SAN
3 3 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.75%) Firewall
5 1 (0.88%) Wireless
5 1 (0.88%) MPLS
5 1 (0.88%) LAN
5 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.63%) RDBMS
1 3 (2.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (29.82%) Finance
2 11 (9.65%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.39%) Retail
4 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.51%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) CSS
2 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.88%) WCF
2 1 (0.88%) WPF
2 1 (0.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
1 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.88%) Life Science
2 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.51%) Windows
2 3 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (67.54%) Project Management
2 47 (41.23%) PRINCE2
3 40 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 18 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 12 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.02%) Change Management
7 8 (7.02%) Risk Management
8 7 (6.14%) PRINCE
8 7 (6.14%) Matrix Management
8 7 (6.14%) Change Control
9 6 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (4.39%) Programme Management
10 5 (4.39%) Release Management
10 5 (4.39%) Critical Path Analysis
10 5 (4.39%) Migration
11 4 (3.51%) ITIL
11 4 (3.51%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.51%) UML
11 4 (3.51%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.02%) C++
2 7 (6.14%) Java
2 7 (6.14%) C
3 1 (0.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (21.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 13 (11.40%) ISEB
3 9 (7.89%) Degree
4 7 (6.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (4.39%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.63%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.88%) PMP
7 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) IEC 61508
2 3 (2.63%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) COBIT
3 1 (0.88%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.51%) HP
2 4 (3.51%) Cisco
3 3 (2.63%) Fujitsu
3 3 (2.63%) SAP
3 3 (2.63%) VMware
4 1 (0.88%) Mitel
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle
4 1 (0.88%) Juniper
4 1 (0.88%) CA
4 1 (0.88%) BT
4 1 (0.88%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (0.88%) Meraki
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £70-75,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + CAR
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + CAR
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
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