The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 80 52 31
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 32 50 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.49% 4.05% 6.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 4.14% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 65
Median salary £43,626 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £63,600
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
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
1246 1209 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.89% 97.97% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 1043 1036
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -20 30 £41,750 -13.02% 5
North Wales -4 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 61 (80.26%) Project Management
2 44 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (55.26%) PRINCE2
4 36 (47.37%) Finance
5 23 (30.26%) Waterfall
6 20 (26.32%) Process Improvement
7 17 (22.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (21.05%) PMP
9 15 (19.74%) QA
10 14 (18.42%) Degree
10 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (18.42%) Software Delivery
11 12 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (13.16%) Six Sigma
12 10 (13.16%) SDLC
13 9 (11.84%) Change Management
14 8 (10.53%) ITIL
14 8 (10.53%) Resource Allocation
15 7 (9.21%) Lean Six Sigma
15 7 (9.21%) Matrix Management
15 7 (9.21%) Requirements Analysis
15 7 (9.21%) Project Planning
15 7 (9.21%) Virtual Team Management
15 7 (9.21%) Virtual Team
15 7 (9.21%) Matrix Organization
15 7 (9.21%) Data Security
15 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
16 6 (7.89%) Scrum
16 6 (7.89%) MS Project
16 6 (7.89%) Microsoft

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.32%) CMS
1 1 (1.32%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Project
2 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) Big Data
General
1 36 (47.37%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.58%) Advertising
4 4 (5.26%) Banking
5 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) Virtual Team
3 6 (7.89%) Fintech
4 2 (2.63%) Economics
5 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (80.26%) Project Management
2 44 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (55.26%) PRINCE2
4 23 (30.26%) Waterfall
5 20 (26.32%) Process Improvement
6 17 (22.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (18.42%) Software Delivery
8 10 (13.16%) SDLC
8 10 (13.16%) Six Sigma
9 9 (11.84%) Change Management
10 8 (10.53%) ITIL
10 8 (10.53%) Resource Allocation
11 7 (9.21%) Data Security
11 7 (9.21%) Lean Six Sigma
11 7 (9.21%) Matrix Management
11 7 (9.21%) Matrix Organization
11 7 (9.21%) Project Planning
11 7 (9.21%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (9.21%) Virtual Team Management
12 6 (7.89%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) PMP
2 14 (18.42%) Degree
3 12 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.26%) ISEB
5 3 (3.95%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.63%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.74%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.95%) SAP
3 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.32%) Cognos
4 1 (1.32%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.32%) Siemens
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
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