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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 43 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 60 51 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.71% 3.75% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.85% 3.88% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 48 45 32
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,900 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,000 £54,750
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
1236 1314 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.94% 96.55% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 1173 1035
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 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +4 43 £40,000 -11.11% 17
West Wales - 12 £68,250 - 2
North Wales - 2 - -
Mid Wales - 2 - -
Project Manager
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Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 99 (73.33%) Project Management
2 72 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 61 (45.19%) Finance
4 42 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (28.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 29 (21.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (14.07%) Programme Management
7 19 (14.07%) SC Cleared
7 19 (14.07%) Security Cleared
7 19 (14.07%) Telecoms
8 18 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 18 (13.33%) MS Project
8 18 (13.33%) Retail
9 17 (12.59%) Migration
9 17 (12.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 17 (12.59%) Change Control
9 17 (12.59%) Management Information System
9 17 (12.59%) Quality Management
10 16 (11.85%) Configuration Management
10 16 (11.85%) Risk Assessment
10 16 (11.85%) Fujitsu
10 16 (11.85%) Waterfall
11 15 (11.11%) Project Planning
12 11 (8.15%) ISEB
13 10 (7.41%) Microsoft
13 10 (7.41%) Change Management
14 9 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
14 9 (6.67%) Manufacturing
15 8 (5.93%) Windows
15 8 (5.93%) Matrix Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (1.48%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (13.33%) MS Project
2 7 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.19%) MS Office
3 5 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.19%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (4.44%) Internet
3 5 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (0.74%) LAN
4 1 (0.74%) WAN
4 1 (0.74%) Wireless
4 1 (0.74%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.22%) Relational Database
1 3 (2.22%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.48%) SQL Server
General
1 61 (45.19%) Finance
2 19 (14.07%) Telecoms
3 18 (13.33%) Retail
4 9 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.70%) Banking
6 4 (2.96%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.96%) Electronics
7 3 (2.22%) French Language
7 3 (2.22%) German Language
7 3 (2.22%) Italian Language
7 3 (2.22%) Spanish Language
7 3 (2.22%) Welsh Language
8 2 (1.48%) Advertising
9 1 (0.74%) Marketing
9 1 (0.74%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.96%) .NET
2 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.74%) WCF
2 1 (0.74%) WPF
2 1 (0.74%) HTML
2 1 (0.74%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.59%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.48%) AS400
4 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.93%) Windows
2 7 (5.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (73.33%) Project Management
2 72 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 42 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (21.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (14.07%) Programme Management
6 18 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 17 (12.59%) Migration
7 17 (12.59%) Change Control
7 17 (12.59%) Quality Management
8 16 (11.85%) Configuration Management
8 16 (11.85%) Risk Assessment
8 16 (11.85%) Waterfall
9 15 (11.11%) Project Planning
10 10 (7.41%) Change Management
11 9 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
12 8 (5.93%) Matrix Management
13 6 (4.44%) Release Management
13 6 (4.44%) Scrum
14 4 (2.96%) UML
14 4 (2.96%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.19%) C
1 7 (5.19%) C++
2 6 (4.44%) Java
3 2 (1.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (28.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 19 (14.07%) SC Cleared
2 19 (14.07%) Security Cleared
3 17 (12.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (8.15%) ISEB
5 6 (4.44%) Degree
6 4 (2.96%) SAP Certification
6 4 (2.96%) PMP
6 4 (2.96%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.48%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.96%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (11.85%) Fujitsu
2 10 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.70%) HP
4 4 (2.96%) Cisco
4 4 (2.96%) SAP
4 4 (2.96%) VMware
5 1 (0.74%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (0.74%) Meraki
5 1 (0.74%) Mitel
5 1 (0.74%) Juniper
5 1 (0.74%) BT
5 1 (0.74%) CA
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