The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 52 37
Rank change year-on-year -10 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 285 319 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.58% 4.73% 6.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.71% 4.92% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 222 271 420
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6051 6484 7998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.20% 96.19% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 5512 6599
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +11 97 £55,000 +13.40% 9
Hertfordshire -5 92 £50,000 -9.09% 8
Essex -17 40 £52,500 -9.48%
Bedfordshire +14 38 £56,250 -6.25% 5
Suffolk -25 14 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Norfolk -9 4 £37,500 -15.30% 1
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 289 (54.02%) Project Management
2 209 (39.07%) PRINCE2
3 198 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
4 181 (33.83%) Finance
5 127 (23.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 79 (14.77%) Scrum
7 72 (13.46%) SDLC
8 65 (12.15%) Retail
9 64 (11.96%) Change Management
10 62 (11.59%) Degree
11 61 (11.40%) Waterfall
12 60 (11.21%) CRM
13 43 (8.04%) Risk Management
14 42 (7.85%) Microsoft
15 40 (7.48%) PMP
16 39 (7.29%) Microsoft Project
16 39 (7.29%) Programme Management
16 39 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
17 38 (7.10%) Project Governance
18 37 (6.92%) Matrix Organization
18 37 (6.92%) Microsoft Office
19 34 (6.36%) SQL
19 34 (6.36%) Change Control
20 33 (6.17%) ERP
21 32 (5.98%) SAP
21 32 (5.98%) Coaching
21 32 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
22 31 (5.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 30 (5.61%) People Management
24 29 (5.42%) Business Intelligence

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 25 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.43%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.12%) MS Project Server
5 5 (0.93%) CMS
5 5 (0.93%) Confluence
6 3 (0.56%) SAS
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 39 (7.29%) Microsoft Project
2 37 (6.92%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (2.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (0.56%) SPSS
7 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.75%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.75%) SAP HR
2 4 (0.75%) SAP MM
2 4 (0.75%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.37%) BASE24
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.37%) Postilion
3 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) HFM
4 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.12%) SaaS
2 4 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.99%) WAN
2 7 (1.31%) LAN
3 3 (0.56%) Wireless
4 2 (0.37%) HTTP
4 2 (0.37%) Internet
4 2 (0.37%) Intranet
4 2 (0.37%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.37%) SAN
5 1 (0.19%) VoIP
5 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (1.68%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.31%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (1.31%) SAP BW
4 7 (1.31%) Spotfire
5 4 (0.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (0.75%) SAP HANA
6 3 (0.56%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (0.56%) GIS
6 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.19%) Essbase
7 1 (0.19%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.19%) Looker
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (2.62%) JIRA
3 8 (1.50%) JIRA Agile
4 6 (1.12%) CA Flowdock
5 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 181 (33.83%) Finance
2 65 (12.15%) Retail
3 20 (3.74%) Advertising
4 18 (3.36%) Banking
4 18 (3.36%) Marketing
5 11 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.68%) Legal
7 8 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.31%) Electronics
9 6 (1.12%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.75%) Automotive
10 4 (0.75%) Billing
11 2 (0.37%) Back Office
11 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.37%) Law
11 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.68%) .NET
2 5 (0.93%) TensorFlow
3 4 (0.75%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.75%) HTML
4 3 (0.56%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.56%) REST
5 2 (0.37%) COM
5 2 (0.37%) XML
6 1 (0.19%) Ajax
6 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.19%) CSS
6 1 (0.19%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.19%) jQuery
6 1 (0.19%) JSON
6 1 (0.19%) LINQ
6 1 (0.19%) SOAP
6 1 (0.19%) WinForms
6 1 (0.19%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.74%) Management Information System
4 18 (3.36%) Data Centre
5 9 (1.68%) Driving Licence
5 9 (1.68%) PMI
6 6 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.12%) Fintech
7 5 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.75%) Reinsurance
9 3 (0.56%) Chip Card
9 3 (0.56%) Contactless
9 3 (0.56%) EMV
9 3 (0.56%) EPoS
9 3 (0.56%) NHS
9 3 (0.56%) Smartcard
10 2 (0.37%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.37%) Clustering
10 2 (0.37%) EFT
10 2 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.55%) Windows
2 9 (1.68%) Windows Server
3 7 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.93%) Windows 10
5 4 (0.75%) Unix
6 3 (0.56%) Android
6 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (54.02%) Project Management
2 209 (39.07%) PRINCE2
3 198 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
4 127 (23.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 79 (14.77%) Scrum
6 72 (13.46%) SDLC
7 64 (11.96%) Change Management
8 61 (11.40%) Waterfall
9 60 (11.21%) CRM
10 43 (8.04%) Risk Management
11 39 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 39 (7.29%) Programme Management
12 38 (7.10%) Project Governance
13 37 (6.92%) Matrix Organization
14 34 (6.36%) Change Control
15 33 (6.17%) ERP
16 32 (5.98%) Coaching
17 30 (5.61%) People Management
18 29 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
19 25 (4.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 34 (6.36%) SQL
2 18 (3.36%) Java
3 17 (3.18%) C#
4 8 (1.50%) Python
5 6 (1.12%) C
5 6 (1.12%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.93%) Julia
6 5 (0.93%) MATLAB
6 5 (0.93%) R
7 4 (0.75%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.75%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.37%) C++
9 1 (0.19%) XAML
Qualifications
1 62 (11.59%) Degree
2 40 (7.48%) PMP
3 31 (5.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 26 (4.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 23 (4.30%) PMI Certification
6 22 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (1.50%) APMP
8 6 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.12%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.93%) PhD
10 3 (0.56%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.19%) ISEB
11 1 (0.19%) MCP
11 1 (0.19%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.99%) PMO
2 10 (1.87%) QA
3 6 (1.12%) SLA
4 2 (0.37%) GxP
4 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.19%) GDPR
5 1 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (1.50%) Firmware
2 7 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 42 (7.85%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.98%) SAP
3 14 (2.62%) VMware
4 13 (2.43%) Citrix
5 11 (2.06%) Hyperion
6 9 (1.68%) Cisco
6 9 (1.68%) Oracle
7 7 (1.31%) HP
7 7 (1.31%) IBM
8 6 (1.12%) CA Agile Central
8 6 (1.12%) Computacenter
9 3 (0.56%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.56%) Remedy
10 2 (0.37%) Adobe
10 2 (0.37%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.37%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.19%) Planview
11 1 (0.19%) Trillium
11 1 (0.19%) Xerox
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