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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 55 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 45 48 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.47% 3.66% 3.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 3.79% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 37
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.04%
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
1256 1266 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.99% 96.49% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1128 914
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -26 21 £44,000 -2.22% 7
West Wales - 14 £75,000 -
Mid Wales - 5 £50,000 -
North Wales 0 2 - -
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 95 (71.97%) Project Management
2 80 (60.61%) PRINCE2
3 66 (50.00%) Finance
4 42 (31.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 40 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (23.48%) Telecoms
8 28 (21.21%) SC Cleared
8 28 (21.21%) Security Cleared
9 26 (19.70%) Programme Management
9 26 (19.70%) Risk Management
9 26 (19.70%) Quality Management
10 25 (18.94%) Management Information System
10 25 (18.94%) Migration
10 25 (18.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 25 (18.94%) Change Control
11 24 (18.18%) Fujitsu
11 24 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
11 24 (18.18%) Retail
11 24 (18.18%) Configuration Management
12 18 (13.64%) MS Project
13 14 (10.61%) Project Planning
14 10 (7.58%) Scrum
14 10 (7.58%) Manufacturing
15 9 (6.82%) Change Management
15 9 (6.82%) Waterfall
16 8 (6.06%) ISEB
16 8 (6.06%) Microsoft
17 7 (5.30%) C
17 7 (5.30%) Windows

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (1.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.76%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (13.64%) MS Project
2 6 (4.55%) MS Office
3 5 (3.79%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.03%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.30%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (3.79%) SAN
3 3 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.76%) LAN
4 1 (0.76%) WAN
4 1 (0.76%) Wireless
4 1 (0.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.52%) SQL Server
General
1 66 (50.00%) Finance
2 31 (23.48%) Telecoms
3 24 (18.18%) Retail
4 10 (7.58%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.55%) Banking
6 4 (3.03%) Electronics
6 4 (3.03%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.27%) French Language
7 3 (2.27%) German Language
7 3 (2.27%) Italian Language
7 3 (2.27%) Spanish Language
7 3 (2.27%) Welsh Language
8 2 (1.52%) Advertising
9 1 (0.76%) Legal
9 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) .NET
1 1 (0.76%) HTML
1 1 (0.76%) CSS
1 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.76%) WCF
1 1 (0.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.94%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.52%) AS400
4 1 (0.76%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.76%) DTV
4 1 (0.76%) IPTV
4 1 (0.76%) STB
4 1 (0.76%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.30%) Windows
2 6 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (71.97%) Project Management
2 80 (60.61%) PRINCE2
3 40 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (19.70%) Programme Management
5 26 (19.70%) Risk Management
5 26 (19.70%) Quality Management
6 25 (18.94%) Migration
6 25 (18.94%) Change Control
7 24 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
7 24 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 14 (10.61%) Project Planning
9 10 (7.58%) Scrum
10 9 (6.82%) Change Management
10 9 (6.82%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.30%) Matrix Management
12 6 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
13 5 (3.79%) ITIL
14 4 (3.03%) PRINCE
14 4 (3.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.30%) C
2 4 (3.03%) C++
3 3 (2.27%) Java
4 2 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (31.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 28 (21.21%) SC Cleared
2 28 (21.21%) Security Cleared
3 25 (18.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (6.06%) ISEB
5 6 (4.55%) Degree
6 4 (3.03%) PMP
6 4 (3.03%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.03%) APMP
7 3 (2.27%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) IEC 61508
2 3 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (18.18%) Fujitsu
2 8 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.03%) Cisco
3 4 (3.03%) HP
4 3 (2.27%) SAP
4 3 (2.27%) VMware
5 1 (0.76%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (0.76%) Meraki
5 1 (0.76%) Juniper
5 1 (0.76%) BT
5 1 (0.76%) CA
5 1 (0.76%) Mitel
5 1 (0.76%) Thunderhead
Cardiff
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
networx
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Strong benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £50 - £65 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, life insurance and more
Posted: 7 days ago