Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 87 58
Rank change year-on-year -13 -29 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 120 101 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.85% 3.08% 4.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 3.16% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 90 92 134
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +9.29%
10th Percentile £40,990 £36,750 £39,425
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,875 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

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 4,076 3,198 3,884
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 97.38% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,078 2,667 3,305
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,750 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +1.67% +1.12% +4.71%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -9 76 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Peterborough -17 24 £42,500 -29.17% 2
Huntingdon +8 10 £42,500 -0.39% 1
St Neots - 4 £45,000 - 1
Project Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 69 (57.50%) Project Management
2 57 (47.50%) PRINCE2
3 42 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (30.00%) Scrum
5 29 (24.17%) SAP
6 28 (23.33%) Finance
7 26 (21.67%) Retail
8 23 (19.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (18.33%) Citrix
10 21 (17.50%) MS Exchange
11 20 (16.67%) VMware
11 20 (16.67%) SDLC
12 19 (15.83%) Microsoft
13 17 (14.17%) Microsoft Project
14 16 (13.33%) Degree
15 15 (12.50%) Legal
15 15 (12.50%) B2B
16 14 (11.67%) Virtual Team
17 13 (10.83%) Java
18 12 (10.00%) .NET
18 12 (10.00%) ITIL
18 12 (10.00%) APMP
18 12 (10.00%) Coaching
19 11 (9.17%) Change Management
20 10 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
20 10 (8.33%) REST
20 10 (8.33%) .NET Framework
20 10 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 10 (8.33%) GDPR
21 9 (7.50%) PMO

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 21 (17.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (14.17%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.83%) Aareon QL
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) Office 365
1 3 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) LAN
1 8 (6.67%) WAN
2 7 (5.83%) HTTP
3 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) JIRA
1 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (23.33%) Finance
2 26 (21.67%) Retail
3 15 (12.50%) Legal
4 5 (4.17%) Marketing
5 2 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.83%) German Language
6 1 (0.83%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.00%) .NET
2 10 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 10 (8.33%) REST
3 7 (5.83%) XML
4 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.83%) Velocity
4 1 (0.83%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.67%) Virtual Team
2 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.67%) Windows
1 8 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (57.50%) Project Management
2 57 (47.50%) PRINCE2
3 42 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (30.00%) Scrum
5 23 (19.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (16.67%) SDLC
7 15 (12.50%) B2B
8 12 (10.00%) Coaching
8 12 (10.00%) ITIL
9 11 (9.17%) Change Management
10 10 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (7.50%) Project Governance
12 8 (6.67%) Matrix Management
12 8 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
12 8 (6.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
13 7 (5.83%) E-Commerce
13 7 (5.83%) Line Management
14 6 (5.00%) Mentoring
14 6 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
14 6 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.83%) Java
2 2 (1.67%) C#
3 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) Degree
2 12 (10.00%) APMP
3 10 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.33%) GDPR
2 9 (7.50%) PMO
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (24.17%) SAP
2 22 (18.33%) Citrix
3 20 (16.67%) VMware
4 19 (15.83%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.50%) Cisco
6 8 (6.67%) HP
6 8 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (0.83%) Aareon
7 1 (0.83%) Cadence
7 1 (0.83%) NetApp