Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 98 71
Rank change year-on-year -1 -27 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 83 49 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.74% 2.15% 3.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 2.20% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 68 50 88
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £42,125 £40,825 £41,250
90th Percentile £65,375 £73,125 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 2952 2224 2771
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.42% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2258 1851 2398
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 18 November 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 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (42.17%) Project Management
2 35 (42.17%) Scrum
3 26 (31.33%) PRINCE2
4 24 (28.92%) SAP
4 24 (28.92%) Retail
5 18 (21.69%) SDLC
6 15 (18.07%) Finance
6 15 (18.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (18.07%) B2B
7 14 (16.87%) Degree
8 13 (15.66%) Java
9 12 (14.46%) .NET
9 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Project
10 11 (13.25%) E-Commerce
10 11 (13.25%) .NET Framework
10 11 (13.25%) REST
11 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (9.64%) HTTP
12 8 (9.64%) XML
13 7 (8.43%) Programme Management
13 7 (8.43%) CRM
13 7 (8.43%) Virtual Team
14 6 (7.23%) SAP SD
14 6 (7.23%) APMP
15 5 (6.02%) SaaS
15 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
15 5 (6.02%) API Integration
15 5 (6.02%) Marketing
15 5 (6.02%) Microsoft

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 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) SAP SD
2 4 (4.82%) SAP CRM
2 4 (4.82%) SAP HR
2 4 (4.82%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) SaaS
2 4 (4.82%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) HTTP
2 3 (3.61%) Wireless
3 2 (2.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) SAP HANA
General
1 24 (28.92%) Retail
2 15 (18.07%) Finance
3 5 (6.02%) Marketing
4 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.41%) Electronics
5 2 (2.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.20%) German Language
6 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.46%) .NET
2 11 (13.25%) .NET Framework
2 11 (13.25%) REST
3 8 (9.64%) XML
4 1 (1.20%) COM
4 1 (1.20%) TensorFlow
4 1 (1.20%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Virtual Team
2 4 (4.82%) Fintech
3 2 (2.41%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (42.17%) Project Management
2 35 (42.17%) Scrum
3 26 (31.33%) PRINCE2
4 18 (21.69%) SDLC
5 15 (18.07%) B2B
5 15 (18.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (13.25%) E-Commerce
7 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.43%) CRM
8 7 (8.43%) Programme Management
9 5 (6.02%) API Integration
9 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
10 4 (4.82%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (4.82%) Information Governance
10 4 (4.82%) Matrix Organization
11 3 (3.61%) Customer Requirements
11 3 (3.61%) Data Protection
11 3 (3.61%) Programme Delivery
11 3 (3.61%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.66%) Java
2 2 (2.41%) C#
2 2 (2.41%) SQL
3 1 (1.20%) C
3 1 (1.20%) C++
3 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.20%) Julia
3 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.20%) Python
3 1 (1.20%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) APMP
3 1 (1.20%) PhD
3 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) PMO
2 3 (3.61%) GDPR
3 1 (1.20%) ISO 13485
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) SAP
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.41%) Cisco
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com