Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 6 months to 19 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
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 42 52
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 9 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 3.77% 3.95% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 4.11% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 7
Colchester median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +50.00% -27.27%
10th Percentile £43,250 £41,875 £38,500
90th Percentile £54,550 £66,875 £62,500
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +36.90% -23.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester. 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
Colchester
Permanent vacancies in Colchester with a recognized job title 235 341 355
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.33% 96.33% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 195 295 342
Colchester median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +21.43% -16.17%
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,314 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £65,000
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Colchester

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Colchester

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

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

1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) PMP
6 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Budget Control
6 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) Planning and Forecasting
7 1 (11.11%) PMO
7 1 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (11.11%) Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) ERP

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA Agile
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Budget Control
5 2 (22.22%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 2 (22.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle