Period
to 20 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £49,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

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

Project Manager
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 55 52
Rank change year-on-year -41 -3 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 29 74 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.21% 4.93% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 5.07% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 64 31
Dorset median annual salary £49,500 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +12.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £52,500 £56,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 1,296 1,460 855
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.71% 97.27% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,129 1,254 772
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £56,000
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Dorset

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Dorset

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Dorset over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Dorset

Project Manager
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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
Bournemouth -15 17 £47,500 -2.06% 3
Poole -25 4 £49,500 +23.75% 3
Sherborne - 1 - -
Project Manager
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 Dorset region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 26 (89.66%) Project Management
2 16 (55.17%) PRINCE2
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) PMP
4 8 (27.59%) PMI Certification
5 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (24.14%) Finance
5 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
6 6 (20.69%) Degree
6 6 (20.69%) PRINCE
6 6 (20.69%) B2B
6 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
6 6 (20.69%) Machine Learning
6 6 (20.69%) Personalization
7 5 (17.24%) Decision-Making
7 5 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (17.24%) People Management
8 4 (13.79%) SaaS
8 4 (13.79%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (13.79%) Line Management
8 4 (13.79%) Coaching
8 4 (13.79%) Business Development
8 4 (13.79%) Project Governance
8 4 (13.79%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (13.79%) PMO
9 3 (10.34%) Office 365
9 3 (10.34%) Marketing
9 3 (10.34%) User Experience
9 3 (10.34%) CRM

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
2 3 (10.34%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Intranet
1 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Animation
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Project Management
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) PRINCE2
3 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.69%) B2B
4 6 (20.69%) Machine Learning
4 6 (20.69%) Personalization
4 6 (20.69%) PRINCE
4 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
4 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
5 5 (17.24%) Decision-Making
5 5 (17.24%) People Management
5 5 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (13.79%) Business Development
6 4 (13.79%) Coaching
6 4 (13.79%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (13.79%) Line Management
6 4 (13.79%) Project Governance
7 3 (10.34%) CRM
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) PMP
2 8 (27.59%) PMI Certification
3 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (20.69%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) PMO
2 1 (3.45%) NEBOSH
2 1 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) NEC
2 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com