Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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

Project Manager
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 71 64
Rank change year-on-year -17 -7 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 140 218 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.17% 4.13% 4.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 4.25% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 123 171 224
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £36,750 £37,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £72,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,921 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.14% -0.14% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 4,268 5,135 6,200
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 97.36% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,282 4,290 4,929
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,275 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in the East Midlands

Project Manager
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in the East Midlands

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in the East Midlands

Project Manager
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Nottinghamshire +13 80 £47,500 -13.64% 8
Leicestershire -35 27 £45,000 -17.05% 4
Derbyshire +2 23 £45,000 - 5
Northamptonshire -26 15 £52,500 +10.53% 5
Project Manager
England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 East Midlands region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 81 (57.86%) Project Management
2 53 (37.86%) PRINCE2
3 52 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (32.14%) Finance
5 29 (20.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (18.57%) Retail
7 25 (17.86%) Scrum
8 16 (11.43%) Microsoft
8 16 (11.43%) Waterfall
9 14 (10.00%) PMO
10 13 (9.29%) Marketing
11 12 (8.57%) Degree
11 12 (8.57%) JIRA
11 12 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (8.57%) SDLC
12 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (7.86%) Risk Management
13 9 (6.43%) User Experience
13 9 (6.43%) Change Management
14 8 (5.71%) Java
14 8 (5.71%) Change Control
14 8 (5.71%) Customer Requirements
15 7 (5.00%) Contingency Planning
15 7 (5.00%) Project Governance
15 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
15 7 (5.00%) E-Commerce
15 7 (5.00%) ERP
15 7 (5.00%) Service Delivery
16 6 (4.29%) PMI
16 6 (4.29%) PMI Certification

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (3.57%) Confluence
2 3 (2.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (2.14%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.86%) Office 365
2 4 (2.86%) SaaS
3 2 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.43%) Slack
4 1 (0.71%) Asana
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.43%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.57%) JIRA
2 3 (2.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.43%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 45 (32.14%) Finance
2 26 (18.57%) Retail
3 13 (9.29%) Marketing
4 6 (4.29%) Banking
5 4 (2.86%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.14%) Electronics
6 3 (2.14%) Legal
6 3 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Advertising
7 1 (0.71%) French Language
7 1 (0.71%) German Language
7 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.57%) .NET
2 3 (2.14%) AngularJS
2 3 (2.14%) J2EE
2 3 (2.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.43%) User Experience
3 6 (4.29%) PMI
4 4 (2.86%) Replication
5 3 (2.14%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.43%) Fintech
6 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.43%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.86%) Windows
2 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (57.86%) Project Management
2 53 (37.86%) PRINCE2
3 52 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (20.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (17.86%) Scrum
6 16 (11.43%) Waterfall
7 12 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (8.57%) SDLC
8 11 (7.86%) Risk Management
9 9 (6.43%) Change Management
10 8 (5.71%) Change Control
10 8 (5.71%) Customer Requirements
11 7 (5.00%) Contingency Planning
11 7 (5.00%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.00%) ERP
11 7 (5.00%) Project Governance
11 7 (5.00%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.57%) Coaching
12 5 (3.57%) CRM
12 5 (3.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.71%) Java
2 4 (2.86%) C#
2 4 (2.86%) SQL
3 3 (2.14%) Apple Swift
3 3 (2.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (8.57%) Degree
2 6 (4.29%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.71%) APMP
6 1 (0.71%) HND
6 1 (0.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.00%) PMO
2 6 (4.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.86%) SAP
3 3 (2.14%) Adobe
3 3 (2.14%) Atlassian
3 3 (2.14%) hybris
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle
5 1 (0.71%) Baan
5 1 (0.71%) CA
5 1 (0.71%) Cadence
5 1 (0.71%) Epicor
5 1 (0.71%) IFS
5 1 (0.71%) Infor
5 1 (0.71%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.71%) JDA
5 1 (0.71%) Sage
5 1 (0.71%) TOWER Software