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

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 26 33 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 91 84 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.61% 6.47% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.93% 6.68% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 82 51 29
Average salary £52,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,870 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £51,500
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
1314 1258 1223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.42% 96.92% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1102 1073 1098
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 1 June 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 1 June 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 +16 81 £52,000 +30.00% 2
North Wales +3 8 £36,250 - 4
West Wales -2 2 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Project Manager
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Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 88 (60.69%) Project Management
2 59 (40.69%) PRINCE2
3 58 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (37.24%) Finance
5 27 (18.62%) Data Centre
6 23 (15.86%) PMP
7 22 (15.17%) PMI Certification
8 21 (14.48%) ITIL
9 19 (13.10%) PRINCE
9 19 (13.10%) Banking
9 19 (13.10%) Degree
10 18 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (12.41%) People Management
10 18 (12.41%) Waterfall
11 17 (11.72%) Java
12 15 (10.34%) Scrum
12 15 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (9.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 14 (9.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 13 (8.97%) Six Sigma
14 13 (8.97%) Risk Management
14 13 (8.97%) Telecoms
14 13 (8.97%) Change Management
15 12 (8.28%) Use Case
15 12 (8.28%) MS Office
15 12 (8.28%) UML
15 12 (8.28%) APMP
15 12 (8.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
16 11 (7.59%) MS Excel

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 (1.38%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (8.28%) MS Office
2 11 (7.59%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.52%) MS Project
4 2 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.69%) Firewall
2 1 (0.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.69%) SQL Server
General
1 54 (37.24%) Finance
2 19 (13.10%) Banking
3 13 (8.97%) Telecoms
4 11 (7.59%) Back Office
5 2 (1.38%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.69%) Automotive
6 1 (0.69%) Law
6 1 (0.69%) Electronics
6 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.76%) Spring
1 4 (2.76%) J2EE
2 1 (0.69%) .NET
2 1 (0.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.62%) Data Centre
2 18 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.76%) DTV
5 2 (1.38%) GIS
6 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) PMI
6 1 (0.69%) STB
6 1 (0.69%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.69%) Animation
6 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.69%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (60.69%) Project Management
2 59 (40.69%) PRINCE2
3 58 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (14.48%) ITIL
5 19 (13.10%) PRINCE
6 18 (12.41%) People Management
6 18 (12.41%) Waterfall
7 15 (10.34%) Scrum
7 15 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (8.97%) Six Sigma
9 13 (8.97%) Risk Management
9 13 (8.97%) Change Management
10 12 (8.28%) Use Case
10 12 (8.28%) UML
11 10 (6.90%) Business Transformation
12 9 (6.21%) Migration
12 9 (6.21%) Supplier Management
13 8 (5.52%) SDLC
14 6 (4.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.72%) Java
2 2 (1.38%) C
3 1 (0.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (15.86%) PMP
2 22 (15.17%) PMI Certification
3 19 (13.10%) Degree
4 14 (9.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (9.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (8.28%) APMP
5 12 (8.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 9 (6.21%) SC Cleared
6 9 (6.21%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.38%) COBIT
1 2 (1.38%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (7.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.14%) SAP
3 2 (1.38%) Cisco
4 1 (0.69%) BT
4 1 (0.69%) Avaya
4 1 (0.69%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.69%) Informatica
4 1 (0.69%) IBM
4 1 (0.69%) Dell
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle
4 1 (0.69%) VMware
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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