Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £52,250 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 24 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 68 37
Rank change year-on-year +3 -31 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 219 268 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.15% 4.10% 6.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 4.19% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 172 217 395
East Midlands median annual salary £52,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.50% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £64,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 5129 6392 7297
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 97.68% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4283 5072 5910
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -8 100 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Leicestershire +24 49 £53,500 +42.67% 6
Northamptonshire +4 30 £45,000 - 2
Derbyshire +5 29 £52,500 +16.67% 5
Lincolnshire +10 4 £45,000 -7.69% 3
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 113 (51.60%) Project Management
2 108 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (42.01%) PRINCE2
4 67 (30.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (24.20%) Finance
6 41 (18.72%) Waterfall
7 30 (13.70%) Scrum
8 24 (10.96%) Microsoft
9 23 (10.50%) Retail
10 22 (10.05%) Change Management
10 22 (10.05%) ERP
10 22 (10.05%) PMO
11 20 (9.13%) Microsoft Project
12 16 (7.31%) Microsoft Office
12 16 (7.31%) E-Commerce
13 15 (6.85%) Risk Management
13 15 (6.85%) Coaching
13 15 (6.85%) SDLC
14 14 (6.39%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (5.94%) RUP
15 13 (5.94%) MS Visio
16 11 (5.02%) APMP
17 10 (4.57%) Project Planning
17 10 (4.57%) Degree
17 10 (4.57%) Dynamics AX
17 10 (4.57%) PMI Certification
17 10 (4.57%) ITIL
17 10 (4.57%) Programme Management
18 9 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (4.11%) Software Delivery

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 6 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.46%) Documentum
2 1 (0.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (9.13%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (7.31%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (5.94%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.20%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.46%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (4.57%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.91%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.74%) Office 365
3 3 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (0.91%) WAN
3 1 (0.46%) LAN
3 1 (0.46%) SMS
3 1 (0.46%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.46%) VLAN
3 1 (0.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.74%) Big Data
2 5 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.46%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (2.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (24.20%) Finance
2 23 (10.50%) Retail
3 8 (3.65%) Banking
4 7 (3.20%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.28%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.37%) Advertising
6 3 (1.37%) Back Office
6 3 (1.37%) Electronics
6 3 (1.37%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.91%) Automotive
7 2 (0.91%) Legal
7 2 (0.91%) Marketing
7 2 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.46%) Billing
8 1 (0.46%) French Language
8 1 (0.46%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.65%) .NET
2 5 (2.28%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.91%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.46%) CSS
4 1 (0.46%) HTML
4 1 (0.46%) JSON
4 1 (0.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.39%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.65%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.74%) PMI
5 5 (2.28%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.37%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.37%) User Experience
7 2 (0.91%) CCTV
7 2 (0.91%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.46%) EPoS
8 1 (0.46%) FMCG
8 1 (0.46%) Life Science
8 1 (0.46%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.46%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (51.60%) Project Management
2 108 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (42.01%) PRINCE2
4 67 (30.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (18.72%) Waterfall
6 30 (13.70%) Scrum
7 22 (10.05%) Change Management
7 22 (10.05%) ERP
8 16 (7.31%) E-Commerce
9 15 (6.85%) Coaching
9 15 (6.85%) Risk Management
9 15 (6.85%) SDLC
10 13 (5.94%) RUP
11 10 (4.57%) ITIL
11 10 (4.57%) Programme Management
11 10 (4.57%) Project Planning
12 9 (4.11%) Change Control
12 9 (4.11%) Process Improvement
12 9 (4.11%) Software Delivery
13 8 (3.65%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.91%) C#
1 2 (0.91%) R
1 2 (0.91%) SQL
2 1 (0.46%) C
2 1 (0.46%) Java
2 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (5.02%) APMP
2 10 (4.57%) Degree
2 10 (4.57%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (2.28%) PMP
4 5 (2.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.37%) HNC
5 3 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.37%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.91%) ACCA
6 2 (0.91%) APMG
6 2 (0.91%) CIMA
7 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.46%) HND
7 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.05%) PMO
2 6 (2.74%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.46%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.46%) GDPR
3 1 (0.46%) GxP
3 1 (0.46%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.46%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (2.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.65%) SAP
3 5 (2.28%) hybris
3 5 (2.28%) JD Edwards
3 5 (2.28%) Oracle
3 5 (2.28%) Sage
4 3 (1.37%) Capita
5 2 (0.91%) Cisco
5 2 (0.91%) Epicor
5 2 (0.91%) Infor
5 2 (0.91%) Progress
6 1 (0.46%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.46%) Siemens