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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 49 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 57 62 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.31% 4.53% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.39% 4.60% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 55 54 27
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1298 1348 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.11% 98.39% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 1155 880
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +3 51 £53,500 +7.00% 4
West Wales - 3 £45,000 -
Mid Wales -4 2 £52,000 +44.44%
North Wales +9 1 £40,000 - 1
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 49 (52.13%) Project Management
2 48 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (50.00%) Finance
4 46 (48.94%) PRINCE2
5 22 (23.40%) Advertising
6 15 (15.96%) Scrum
7 13 (13.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (12.77%) MS Project
9 10 (10.64%) E-Commerce
9 10 (10.64%) Project Planning
10 9 (9.57%) Marketing
11 8 (8.51%) Telecoms
11 8 (8.51%) Data Mining
11 8 (8.51%) Apache
11 8 (8.51%) IBM
11 8 (8.51%) GGSN
11 8 (8.51%) SGSN
11 8 (8.51%) PaaS
11 8 (8.51%) Big Data
11 8 (8.51%) Mobile Marketing
11 8 (8.51%) SDLC
12 7 (7.45%) Software Delivery
12 7 (7.45%) Degree
12 7 (7.45%) ITIL
13 6 (6.38%) MS Office
13 6 (6.38%) Project Governance
14 5 (5.32%) APMP
14 5 (5.32%) Process Improvement
14 5 (5.32%) Waterfall

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (8.51%) Apache
2 4 (4.26%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (12.77%) MS Project
2 6 (6.38%) MS Office
3 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) PaaS
2 4 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.26%) GitHub
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) GGSN
1 8 (8.51%) SGSN
2 1 (1.06%) Firewall
2 1 (1.06%) Intranet
2 1 (1.06%) LAN
2 1 (1.06%) WAN
2 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.51%) Big Data
1 8 (8.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.26%) JIRA
1 4 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (4.26%) TeamCity
General
1 47 (50.00%) Finance
2 22 (23.40%) Advertising
3 9 (9.57%) Marketing
4 8 (8.51%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.13%) Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.06%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.13%) PMI
3 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.32%) Windows
2 4 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.13%) Project Management
2 48 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (48.94%) PRINCE2
4 15 (15.96%) Scrum
5 10 (10.64%) E-Commerce
5 10 (10.64%) Project Planning
6 8 (8.51%) Mobile Marketing
6 8 (8.51%) SDLC
7 7 (7.45%) ITIL
7 7 (7.45%) Software Delivery
8 6 (6.38%) Project Governance
9 5 (5.32%) Process Improvement
9 5 (5.32%) Waterfall
10 4 (4.26%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.26%) Kanban
10 4 (4.26%) Time Management
11 3 (3.19%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.19%) Service Delivery
11 3 (3.19%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.06%) C++
2 1 (1.06%) Java
2 1 (1.06%) RPG
2 1 (1.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (7.45%) Degree
3 5 (5.32%) APMP
4 3 (3.19%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.13%) ISEB
5 2 (2.13%) PMP
6 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Ansible
1 4 (4.26%) Nagios
1 4 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.26%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (8.51%) IBM
2 4 (4.26%) AppDynamics
2 4 (4.26%) Atlassian
2 4 (4.26%) New Relic
2 4 (4.26%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco
4 1 (1.06%) NEC
4 1 (1.06%) Planview
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