Period
to 29 May 2020

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

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

Project Manager
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 87 99
Rank change year-on-year +25 +12 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 44 46 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.22% 2.43% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.35% 2.49% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 41
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £33,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £69,100 £55,025 £70,700
South East median annual salary £55,000 £53,628 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.15% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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 Sussex
Permanent vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 1,315 1,849 2,085
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 97.62% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,176 1,595 1,745
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in East Sussex

Project Manager
Salary Trend in East Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Manager in East Sussex.

Salary trend for Project Manager in East Sussex

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Manager in East Sussex over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in East Sussex

Project Manager
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 29 May 2020. 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
Brighton +21 29 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Hove +5 4 £65,000 +23.81%
Eastbourne - 4 £40,000 -
Lewes +4 2 £49,000 +3.16%
Hastings - 2 £50,000 -
Project Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 Sussex region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) Project Management
3 14 (31.82%) Finance
4 12 (27.27%) Migration
4 12 (27.27%) Scrum
4 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 11 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 9 (20.45%) Project Planning
6 9 (20.45%) Waterfall
7 8 (18.18%) Project Delivery
8 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (11.36%) DevOps
9 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
9 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.36%) Azure
10 4 (9.09%) AWS
10 4 (9.09%) Google
10 4 (9.09%) Marketing
10 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
10 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (9.09%) PMP
10 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
10 4 (9.09%) GCP
10 4 (9.09%) Public Cloud
10 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
10 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (6.82%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (6.82%) PMO
11 3 (6.82%) DBS Check

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (6.82%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Azure
2 4 (9.09%) AWS
2 4 (9.09%) GCP
3 1 (2.27%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) OneDrive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Police
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) Project Management
3 12 (27.27%) Migration
3 12 (27.27%) Scrum
4 11 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 9 (20.45%) Project Planning
5 9 (20.45%) Waterfall
6 8 (18.18%) Project Delivery
7 5 (11.36%) DevOps
7 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (6.82%) Matrix Management
9 3 (6.82%) PRINCE
9 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (4.55%) Agile Project Management
10 2 (4.55%) Coaching
11 1 (2.27%) Mobile Application Development
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 4 (9.09%) PMP
2 3 (6.82%) DBS Check
2 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.27%) APMG
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (2.27%) Capita