The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Rank 70 58 25
Rank change year-on-year -12 -33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 22 44 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.19% 4.07% 8.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 4.19% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 33 85
Median salary £53,750 £36,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.30% -28.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £59,000 £65,000
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 Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 953 1050 1172
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.83% 97.13% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 723 814 942
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Essex

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Essex

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Essex over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Essex

Project Manager
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Brentwood +15 5 - - 1
Basildon +14 3 £51,250 -
Chelmsford -31 3 £85,000 +139.43%
Colchester +4 2 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Epping - 1 £57,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £50,000 -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Essex region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 54 (65.06%) Project Management
2 33 (39.76%) Finance
3 28 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (31.33%) PRINCE2
5 21 (25.30%) QA
6 18 (21.69%) Risk Management
6 18 (21.69%) SDLC
7 17 (20.48%) Workflow
7 17 (20.48%) Process Management
7 17 (20.48%) Regression Testing
7 17 (20.48%) Wealth Management
7 17 (20.48%) System Testing
8 14 (16.87%) Degree
8 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (14.46%) .NET
9 12 (14.46%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (12.05%) Business Analysis
11 8 (9.64%) Logistics
11 8 (9.64%) Change Management
12 7 (8.43%) ITIL
13 6 (7.23%) Waterfall
13 6 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (7.23%) ERP
13 6 (7.23%) PMP
13 6 (7.23%) Scrum
13 6 (7.23%) Mobile App
14 5 (6.02%) Skype
14 5 (6.02%) Creative Problem-Solving
14 5 (6.02%) PMO
14 5 (6.02%) PMI Certification

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (1.20%) CMS
1 1 (1.20%) MS Project Server
1 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Office
1 5 (6.02%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (4.82%) MS Project
3 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle AGIS
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) Skype
2 4 (4.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (4.82%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (4.82%) Firewall
2 4 (4.82%) SSL
2 4 (4.82%) VPN
2 4 (4.82%) Wireless
3 1 (1.20%) ISDN
3 1 (1.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.61%) JIRA
3 2 (2.41%) JIRA Agile
General
1 33 (39.76%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Automotive
3 3 (3.61%) Advertising
3 3 (3.61%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Electronics
5 1 (1.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.61%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.41%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.20%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.20%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (65.06%) Project Management
2 28 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (31.33%) PRINCE2
4 18 (21.69%) Risk Management
4 18 (21.69%) SDLC
5 17 (20.48%) Process Management
5 17 (20.48%) Regression Testing
5 17 (20.48%) System Testing
5 17 (20.48%) Wealth Management
5 17 (20.48%) Workflow
6 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (14.46%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (12.05%) Business Analysis
9 8 (9.64%) Change Management
9 8 (9.64%) Logistics
10 7 (8.43%) ITIL
11 6 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (7.23%) ERP
11 6 (7.23%) Scrum
11 6 (7.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.82%) Java
2 3 (3.61%) PHP
2 3 (3.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) PMP
3 5 (6.02%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.82%) CCNA
4 4 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.20%) ISEB
6 1 (1.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.30%) QA
2 5 (6.02%) PMO
3 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (4.82%) CheckPoint
1 4 (4.82%) Cisco
1 4 (4.82%) Juniper
1 4 (4.82%) VMware
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle
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