The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Essex / Colchester
Rank 45 45 33
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 0.86% 0.45% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.46% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Median salary £70,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.70% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 230 219 153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 99.14% 98.21% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 191 183 137
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +75.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 21 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Automotive
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) PMP
4 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (16.67%) PMO
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Budget Control

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
General
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Budget Control
5 1 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (33.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
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