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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 25 65 35
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 84 42 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.54% 3.30% 5.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.74% 3.49% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 71 35 53
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
1246 1205 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.04% 94.81% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1077 941
Average salary £34,836 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 +35 79 £46,750 -10.95% 9
West Wales - 1 £61,500 - 1
North Wales - 1 - -
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 91 (68.42%) Project Management
2 56 (42.11%) PRINCE2
3 45 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (30.83%) Finance
5 28 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 21 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 18 (13.53%) Project Planning
8 15 (11.28%) MS Project
9 14 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 13 (9.77%) MS Excel
11 12 (9.02%) ISEB
11 12 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (8.27%) ITIL
13 10 (7.52%) PRINCE
13 10 (7.52%) Degree
13 10 (7.52%) SC Cleared
13 10 (7.52%) Security Cleared
14 9 (6.77%) MS Office
14 9 (6.77%) Microsoft
14 9 (6.77%) Manufacturing
15 8 (6.02%) Change Management
15 8 (6.02%) Matrix Management
15 8 (6.02%) Change Control
16 7 (5.26%) C++
16 7 (5.26%) Risk Management
17 6 (4.51%) Java
17 6 (4.51%) Internet
17 6 (4.51%) Supplier Management
17 6 (4.51%) MS PowerPoint
17 6 (4.51%) Risk Analysis

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (1.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.50%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (11.28%) MS Project
2 13 (9.77%) MS Excel
3 9 (6.77%) MS Office
4 6 (4.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.75%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) Internet
2 4 (3.01%) SAN
3 3 (2.26%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.50%) Firewall
5 1 (0.75%) Wireless
5 1 (0.75%) MPLS
5 1 (0.75%) LAN
5 1 (0.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.26%) RDBMS
1 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
General
1 41 (30.83%) Finance
2 9 (6.77%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.01%) Retail
4 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.26%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.01%) .NET
2 1 (0.75%) CSS
2 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.75%) WCF
2 1 (0.75%) WPF
2 1 (0.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.50%) Life Science
3 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.01%) Windows
2 3 (2.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (68.42%) Project Management
2 56 (42.11%) PRINCE2
3 45 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 18 (13.53%) Project Planning
6 12 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (8.27%) ITIL
8 10 (7.52%) PRINCE
9 8 (6.02%) Change Management
9 8 (6.02%) Matrix Management
9 8 (6.02%) Change Control
10 7 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 6 (4.51%) Supplier Management
11 6 (4.51%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (3.76%) Critical Path Analysis
12 5 (3.76%) Release Management
12 5 (3.76%) Scrum
12 5 (3.76%) Programme Management
12 5 (3.76%) Validation
13 4 (3.01%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.26%) C++
2 6 (4.51%) Java
3 5 (3.76%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 14 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (9.02%) ISEB
4 10 (7.52%) Degree
4 10 (7.52%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.52%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.26%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.75%) APMP
6 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.75%) PMP
6 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.26%) QA
1 3 (2.26%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.50%) GxP
3 1 (0.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (6.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.01%) HP
2 4 (3.01%) Cisco
3 3 (2.26%) SAP
3 3 (2.26%) VMware
4 2 (1.50%) Fujitsu
5 1 (0.75%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (0.75%) Meraki
5 1 (0.75%) Mitel
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle
5 1 (0.75%) Juniper
5 1 (0.75%) CA
5 1 (0.75%) BT
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Port Talbot
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Swansea
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Vizolution
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago