Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 61 66
Rank change year-on-year -23 +5 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 169 208 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.58% 4.15% 4.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.69% 4.26% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 150 170 222
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 4,586 4,880 6,369
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.18% 97.33% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3,704 4,088 5,030
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +5 83 £50,000 -9.09% 12
Leicestershire -13 35 £45,000 -13.46% 4
Derbyshire +11 28 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Northamptonshire -13 25 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Lincolnshire +6 1 - - 6
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 105 (62.13%) Project Management
2 63 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (34.91%) PRINCE2
4 55 (32.54%) Finance
5 38 (22.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (17.75%) Retail
7 25 (14.79%) Scrum
7 25 (14.79%) Microsoft
8 22 (13.02%) Waterfall
9 21 (12.43%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (11.83%) ERP
11 17 (10.06%) PMO
12 16 (9.47%) SDLC
13 14 (8.28%) Customer Requirements
14 13 (7.69%) Degree
14 13 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
15 12 (7.10%) Risk Management
16 11 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (6.51%) Marketing
17 10 (5.92%) Project Planning
17 10 (5.92%) Change Management
18 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
18 9 (5.33%) Java
18 9 (5.33%) JIRA
18 9 (5.33%) Coaching
18 9 (5.33%) Change Control
18 9 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
19 8 (4.73%) Project Governance
19 8 (4.73%) Business Analysis
19 8 (4.73%) E-Commerce

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 (3.55%) Confluence
2 2 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (1.18%) Liferay
3 1 (0.59%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.96%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.59%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.59%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.14%) Office 365
2 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.96%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (2.96%) SaaS
3 5 (2.96%) Slack
4 1 (0.59%) Asana
4 1 (0.59%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) LAN
1 2 (1.18%) WAN
2 1 (0.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.33%) JIRA
2 5 (2.96%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (2.37%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.18%) VersionOne
General
1 55 (32.54%) Finance
2 30 (17.75%) Retail
3 11 (6.51%) Marketing
4 5 (2.96%) Banking
5 4 (2.37%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.78%) Legal
6 3 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.18%) Advertising
8 1 (0.59%) French Language
8 1 (0.59%) German Language
8 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.55%) .NET
2 2 (1.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.18%) J2EE
2 2 (1.18%) React
3 1 (0.59%) CSS
3 1 (0.59%) HTML
3 1 (0.59%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.14%) PMI
4 4 (2.37%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.37%) Replication
4 4 (2.37%) User Experience
4 4 (2.37%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.78%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.18%) Fintech
6 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.59%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.59%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.55%) Windows
2 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (62.13%) Project Management
2 63 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (34.91%) PRINCE2
4 38 (22.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (14.79%) Scrum
6 22 (13.02%) Waterfall
7 21 (12.43%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (11.83%) ERP
9 16 (9.47%) SDLC
10 14 (8.28%) Customer Requirements
11 12 (7.10%) Risk Management
12 10 (5.92%) Change Management
12 10 (5.92%) Project Planning
13 9 (5.33%) Change Control
13 9 (5.33%) Coaching
13 9 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (4.73%) Business Analysis
14 8 (4.73%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.73%) Project Governance
15 7 (4.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.33%) Java
2 7 (4.14%) SQL
3 5 (2.96%) C#
4 2 (1.18%) Apple Swift
4 2 (1.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.18%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.59%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 13 (7.69%) Degree
2 8 (4.73%) PMI Certification
3 6 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.78%) PMP
6 2 (1.18%) APMP
6 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.59%) HND
7 1 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.06%) PMO
2 7 (4.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (14.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.96%) SAP
3 4 (2.37%) Oracle
3 4 (2.37%) Sage
4 3 (1.78%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.18%) Adobe
5 2 (1.18%) Citrix
5 2 (1.18%) hybris
5 2 (1.18%) Infor
6 1 (0.59%) Baan
6 1 (0.59%) Cadence
6 1 (0.59%) Epicor
6 1 (0.59%) IFS
6 1 (0.59%) Twitter