Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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

Project Manager
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 69 88
Rank change year-on-year -59 +19 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 79 164 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.93% 4.37% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 4.51% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 53 96 88
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £40,300 £42,500 £39,250
90th Percentile £69,500 £71,875 £63,250
East of England median annual salary £51,500 £54,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.94% +4.29% -0.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 3,932 3,638 3,916
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.91% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,588 2,768 3,179
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Cambridgeshire

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Cambridgeshire

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Cambridgeshire

Project Manager
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Cambridge -53 43 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Peterborough -47 23 £60,000 - 1
Huntingdon 0 2 £65,000 -
Project Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 53 (67.09%) Project Management
2 39 (49.37%) PRINCE2
2 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (32.91%) Finance
4 23 (29.11%) Microsoft Project
4 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
5 16 (20.25%) Degree
5 16 (20.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 15 (18.99%) Scrum
7 14 (17.72%) SharePoint
8 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Excel
9 11 (13.92%) Waterfall
10 10 (12.66%) SDLC
10 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (12.66%) Internet
11 9 (11.39%) PMP
11 9 (11.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 9 (11.39%) Commercial Awareness
12 8 (10.13%) Internet of Things
12 8 (10.13%) Office 365
12 8 (10.13%) Product Management
12 8 (10.13%) B2B
12 8 (10.13%) C
13 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (8.86%) Manufacturing
13 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
13 7 (8.86%) Creative Thinking
14 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
14 6 (7.59%) SaaS
14 6 (7.59%) JIRA

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 14 (17.72%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.53%) Confluence
3 1 (1.27%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.27%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 23 (29.11%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (11.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.53%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Office 365
2 6 (7.59%) SaaS
3 3 (3.80%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) Internet
2 5 (6.33%) Broadband
3 2 (2.53%) LAN
3 2 (2.53%) VoIP
3 2 (2.53%) WAN
4 1 (1.27%) HTTP
4 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) GIS
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) JIRA
General
1 26 (32.91%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.33%) Electronics
4 4 (5.06%) Legal
5 3 (3.80%) Retail
5 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Front Office
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.27%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.27%) REST
2 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Internet of Things
2 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.59%) PMI
4 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.53%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.53%) Fintech
7 2 (2.53%) FMCG
7 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.27%) Digital Signage
8 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) Windows
2 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (67.09%) Project Management
2 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (49.37%) PRINCE2
3 15 (18.99%) Scrum
4 11 (13.92%) Waterfall
5 10 (12.66%) SDLC
5 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (11.39%) Commercial Awareness
7 8 (10.13%) B2B
7 8 (10.13%) Product Management
8 7 (8.86%) Creative Thinking
9 6 (7.59%) Mathematics
9 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.33%) Change Management
10 5 (6.33%) Coaching
10 5 (6.33%) CRM
10 5 (6.33%) ERP
10 5 (6.33%) Migration
10 5 (6.33%) Software Testing
10 5 (6.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) C
2 3 (3.80%) Java
3 1 (1.27%) C#
3 1 (1.27%) C++
3 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.27%) R
3 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Degree
1 16 (20.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (11.39%) PMP
3 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (7.59%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.27%) ACCA
5 1 (1.27%) CIMA
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) PMO
2 3 (3.80%) QA
3 2 (2.53%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Firmware
2 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.80%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco
4 2 (2.53%) Google
4 2 (2.53%) Infor
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle
4 2 (2.53%) SAP
4 2 (2.53%) Wrike
5 1 (1.27%) Citrix
5 1 (1.27%) Epicor
5 1 (1.27%) Facebook
5 1 (1.27%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) IBM
5 1 (1.27%) Sage
5 1 (1.27%) VMware