Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £48,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Manager
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 89 89
Rank change year-on-year +11 0 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 81 86 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.19% 3.08% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 3.17% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 64 76 109
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £40,725 £31,875 £37,400
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,453 2,715 2,998
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.73% 97.35% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,033 2,199 2,499
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Buckinghamshire

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Project Manager in Buckinghamshire

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Buckinghamshire

Project Manager
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +26 54 £53,750 +7.50% 12
High Wycombe -20 8 £47,000 -3.09% 5
Aylesbury +29 4 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Chesham - 1 £60,000 -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 52 (64.20%) Project Management
2 36 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 35 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (24.69%) Change Management
5 20 (24.69%) Microsoft Project
6 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
7 18 (22.22%) Finance
8 17 (20.99%) PMP
8 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Office
8 17 (20.99%) Waterfall
9 16 (19.75%) Security Cleared
9 16 (19.75%) SDLC
10 13 (16.05%) Project Planning
11 12 (14.81%) Software Delivery
11 12 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 11 (13.58%) PMI Certification
12 11 (13.58%) Change Control
12 11 (13.58%) PMO
12 11 (13.58%) Decision-Making
13 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
13 10 (12.35%) MS Visio
14 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
14 9 (11.11%) ITIL
14 9 (11.11%) .NET
14 9 (11.11%) Data Centre
14 9 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
14 9 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (9.88%) Time Management
15 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (2.47%) Confluence
1 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (24.69%) Microsoft Project
2 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (12.35%) MS Visio
4 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (8.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Office 365
2 3 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.47%) SaaS
4 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) SAN
1 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.94%) Firewall
3 2 (2.47%) LAN
3 2 (2.47%) VPN
3 2 (2.47%) WAN
4 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) DB2
1 2 (2.47%) GIS
2 1 (1.23%) Big Data
2 1 (1.23%) Couchbase
2 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.23%) MySQL
2 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) GitLab
1 2 (2.47%) JIRA
2 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.70%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
3 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.47%) Advertising
5 1 (1.23%) Back Office
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) JSON
2 1 (1.23%) Kafka
2 1 (1.23%) LDAP
2 1 (1.23%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.70%) Social Media
3 2 (2.47%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.47%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.47%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) NHS
4 1 (1.23%) PMI
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Linux
1 6 (7.41%) Solaris
1 6 (7.41%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) AIX
3 3 (3.70%) Unix
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (64.20%) Project Management
2 36 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 35 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (24.69%) Change Management
6 17 (20.99%) Waterfall
7 16 (19.75%) SDLC
8 13 (16.05%) Project Planning
9 12 (14.81%) Software Delivery
10 11 (13.58%) Change Control
10 11 (13.58%) Decision-Making
11 9 (11.11%) ITIL
11 9 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
11 9 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (9.88%) CRM
12 8 (9.88%) Line Management
12 8 (9.88%) Time Management
13 7 (8.64%) Agile Project Management
13 7 (8.64%) PRINCE
14 6 (7.41%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) Java
2 3 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (2.47%) SQL
4 1 (1.23%) PHP
4 1 (1.23%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) PMP
2 16 (19.75%) Security Cleared
3 12 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (13.58%) PMI Certification
5 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
6 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (6.17%) Degree
8 2 (2.47%) APMP
8 2 (2.47%) ISEB
9 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.58%) PMO
2 6 (7.41%) QA
3 3 (3.70%) SLA
4 1 (1.23%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) 3PAR
2 4 (4.94%) Brocade
2 4 (4.94%) EMC
2 4 (4.94%) HP
2 4 (4.94%) IBM
2 4 (4.94%) NetApp
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle
3 3 (3.70%) SAP
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco
4 2 (2.47%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.47%) Juniper
4 2 (2.47%) Sage
5 1 (1.23%) Cadence
5 1 (1.23%) New Relic
5 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.23%) Splunk
5 1 (1.23%) Unisys
5 1 (1.23%) VMware