Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 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 of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 53 35
Rank change year-on-year -28 -18 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 435 596 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.61% 4.57% 5.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 4.74% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 358 520 771
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £78,875 £71,250
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 of England. 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 of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11653 12573 14805
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 96.42% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9574 10441 12272
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in the East of England

Project Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in the East of England

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in the East of England

Project Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 20 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
Hertfordshire -43 154 £50,000 -13.04% 9
Cambridgeshire -6 140 £52,500 - 15
Bedfordshire +35 61 £57,500 -17.86% 3
Essex -30 47 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Suffolk -16 23 £48,000 +1.05% 3
Norfolk +1 9 £60,000 +41.18% 1
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 of England region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 244 (56.09%) Project Management
2 168 (38.62%) PRINCE2
3 164 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
4 132 (30.34%) Finance
5 100 (22.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 84 (19.31%) Scrum
7 83 (19.08%) Retail
8 67 (15.40%) SDLC
9 66 (15.17%) Waterfall
10 46 (10.57%) Microsoft Project
11 38 (8.74%) Microsoft
12 35 (8.05%) Degree
13 34 (7.82%) Risk Management
14 32 (7.36%) Change Management
14 32 (7.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 32 (7.36%) SAP
15 30 (6.90%) CRM
16 28 (6.44%) PMO
17 27 (6.21%) People Management
17 27 (6.21%) Microsoft Office
18 26 (5.98%) APMP
19 25 (5.75%) ITIL
20 24 (5.52%) E-Commerce
20 24 (5.52%) Matrix Organization
21 23 (5.29%) PMP
21 23 (5.29%) Programme Management
22 22 (5.06%) Java
22 22 (5.06%) Marketing
22 22 (5.06%) Project Planning
22 22 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 20 (4.60%) MS Exchange
2 14 (3.22%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.69%) Confluence
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 46 (10.57%) Microsoft Project
2 27 (6.21%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (4.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (3.22%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.38%) SAP SD
2 4 (0.92%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.92%) SAP HR
2 4 (0.92%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (0.46%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.23%) Finacle
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Primavera
4 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.76%) SaaS
2 4 (0.92%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.46%) Office 365
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.23%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 1 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.45%) WAN
2 13 (2.99%) LAN
3 8 (1.84%) HTTP
4 7 (1.61%) Wireless
5 5 (1.15%) Intranet
6 4 (0.92%) Internet
7 2 (0.46%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (0.46%) WLAN
8 1 (0.23%) SAN
8 1 (0.23%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.23%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.92%) SAP HANA
2 2 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.23%) Big Data
3 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (2.76%) JIRA
3 4 (0.92%) JIRA Agile
General
1 132 (30.34%) Finance
2 83 (19.08%) Retail
3 22 (5.06%) Marketing
4 18 (4.14%) Advertising
5 16 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.45%) Legal
7 9 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.84%) Back Office
9 6 (1.38%) Banking
10 4 (0.92%) Automotive
11 3 (0.69%) Electronics
12 2 (0.46%) Games
12 2 (0.46%) German Language
12 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.23%) French Language
13 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.99%) .NET
2 12 (2.76%) Middleware
3 11 (2.53%) .NET Framework
3 11 (2.53%) REST
4 8 (1.84%) XML
5 3 (0.69%) COM
6 1 (0.23%) TensorFlow
6 1 (0.23%) Velocity
6 1 (0.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.68%) Virtual Team
3 14 (3.22%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.30%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.07%) PMI
6 7 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.61%) Reinsurance
7 5 (1.15%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.15%) User Experience
8 4 (0.92%) Fintech
8 4 (0.92%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.92%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.69%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.46%) Chip Card
10 2 (0.46%) EMV
10 2 (0.46%) EPoS
10 2 (0.46%) NHS
10 2 (0.46%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.46%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.91%) Windows
2 13 (2.99%) Android
3 12 (2.76%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.30%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (56.09%) Project Management
2 168 (38.62%) PRINCE2
3 164 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (22.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 84 (19.31%) Scrum
6 67 (15.40%) SDLC
7 66 (15.17%) Waterfall
8 34 (7.82%) Risk Management
9 32 (7.36%) Change Management
10 30 (6.90%) CRM
11 27 (6.21%) People Management
12 25 (5.75%) ITIL
13 24 (5.52%) E-Commerce
13 24 (5.52%) Matrix Organization
14 23 (5.29%) Programme Management
15 22 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (5.06%) Project Planning
16 20 (4.60%) Line Management
16 20 (4.60%) Service Delivery
16 20 (4.60%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (5.06%) Java
2 10 (2.30%) SQL
3 7 (1.61%) C
4 3 (0.69%) C#
5 2 (0.46%) Python
6 1 (0.23%) C++
6 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.23%) Julia
6 1 (0.23%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.23%) R
6 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (8.05%) Degree
2 32 (7.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 26 (5.98%) APMP
4 23 (5.29%) PMP
5 18 (4.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (2.99%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.84%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.61%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.15%) ISEB
10 4 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.46%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.23%) PhD
13 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.44%) PMO
2 12 (2.76%) QA
3 11 (2.53%) GDPR
4 5 (1.15%) SLA
5 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 11 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) Firmware
3 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 38 (8.74%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.36%) SAP
3 21 (4.83%) Citrix
3 21 (4.83%) VMware
4 14 (3.22%) Cisco
5 11 (2.53%) HP
6 10 (2.30%) IBM
7 9 (2.07%) Oracle
8 5 (1.15%) CheckPoint
9 4 (0.92%) Planview
10 3 (0.69%) Remedy
10 3 (0.69%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.46%) NetApp
11 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.23%) Adobe
12 1 (0.23%) Avaloq
12 1 (0.23%) Google
12 1 (0.23%) Green Hat
12 1 (0.23%) Misys
12 1 (0.23%) Trillium