Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 90 78
Rank change year-on-year -58 -12 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 44 133 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.28% 3.52% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 3.61% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32 83 100
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £42,050 £42,500 £39,250
90th Percentile £73,375 £67,500 £73,875
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +4.76%

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 3,318 3,688 3,447
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 97.54% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,307 2,870 2,874
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.31% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,400 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 October 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 19 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
Cambridge -6 30 £48,000 -8.57% 11
Peterborough -70 10 £70,000 +21.74% 1
Huntingdon -3 1 £50,000 -23.08%
Project Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 29 (65.91%) Project Management
2 23 (52.27%) PRINCE2
3 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
5 14 (31.82%) Finance
6 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (20.45%) Degree
8 8 (18.18%) Internet
9 7 (15.91%) PMP
9 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
10 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
10 6 (13.64%) B2B
10 6 (13.64%) Firmware
10 6 (13.64%) Electronics
10 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (13.64%) Scrum
10 6 (13.64%) Internet of Things
11 5 (11.36%) PMI Certification
11 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
11 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Excel
11 5 (11.36%) Product Management
12 4 (9.09%) C
12 4 (9.09%) Software Delivery
12 4 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
12 4 (9.09%) Commercial Awareness
13 3 (6.82%) Data Science
13 3 (6.82%) PMO
13 3 (6.82%) Budgeting and Forecasting

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 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.27%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.27%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) Broadband
2 2 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Electronics
3 3 (6.82%) Legal
3 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Front Office
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
1 6 (13.64%) Internet of Things
2 3 (6.82%) PMI
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) Fintech
3 2 (4.55%) Life Science
3 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Digital Signage
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) FMCG
4 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Project Management
2 23 (52.27%) PRINCE2
3 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
5 6 (13.64%) B2B
5 6 (13.64%) Scrum
5 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.36%) Product Management
7 4 (9.09%) Commercial Awareness
7 4 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (9.09%) Software Delivery
8 3 (6.82%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (6.82%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (6.82%) CRM
8 3 (6.82%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (6.82%) Data Science
8 3 (6.82%) Facilities Management
8 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
8 3 (6.82%) SDLC
8 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) C
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 7 (15.91%) PMP
2 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (11.36%) PMI Certification
3 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ACCA
4 1 (2.27%) CIMA
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) PMO
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Firmware
2 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.55%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix
4 1 (2.27%) Epicor
4 1 (2.27%) Facebook
4 1 (2.27%) Infor
4 1 (2.27%) NetApp
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Sage
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) VMware