The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Project Manager
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 94 45
Rank change year-on-year +19 -49  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 33 19 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.65% 1.28% 4.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 1.31% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 51
Median salary £53,750 £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1187 1445 1437
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.42% 97.31% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 879 1130 1185
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Cambridge

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Cambridge

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Cambridge over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 38 (64.41%) Project Management
2 27 (45.76%) PRINCE2
3 23 (38.98%) Finance
4 20 (33.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (23.73%) Degree
8 13 (22.03%) SAP
9 12 (20.34%) Risk Management
10 11 (18.64%) Scrum
10 11 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (18.64%) Coaching
11 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (16.95%) Oracle BI EE
11 10 (16.95%) Spotfire
11 10 (16.95%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (16.95%) Hyperion
11 10 (16.95%) SAP BW
11 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (16.95%) ERP
11 10 (16.95%) ETL
12 9 (15.25%) Time Management
12 9 (15.25%) IT Strategy
13 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
13 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
14 7 (11.86%) Citrix
14 7 (11.86%) Cisco
14 7 (11.86%) Information Security
14 7 (11.86%) VMware

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.69%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.69%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle BI EE
1 10 (16.95%) SAP BW
1 10 (16.95%) Spotfire
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 23 (38.98%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.08%) Electronics
3 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.39%) Automotive
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
1 3 (5.08%) REST
1 3 (5.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (64.41%) Project Management
2 27 (45.76%) PRINCE2
3 20 (33.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (20.34%) Risk Management
6 11 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (18.64%) Coaching
6 11 (18.64%) Scrum
7 10 (16.95%) ERP
7 10 (16.95%) ETL
8 9 (15.25%) IT Strategy
8 9 (15.25%) Time Management
9 7 (11.86%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (11.86%) Information Security
9 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
9 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.17%) Matrix Organization
11 5 (8.47%) Project Governance
12 3 (5.08%) Change Management
12 3 (5.08%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) Java
2 1 (1.69%) C#
2 1 (1.69%) C++
2 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (16.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.69%) APMP
3 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Firmware
1 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) SAP
2 10 (16.95%) Hyperion
3 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.86%) Cisco
4 7 (11.86%) Citrix
4 7 (11.86%) VMware
5 6 (10.17%) EMC
6 1 (1.69%) Capita
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle
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