Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Project Manager
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 43 46
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 9 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 2.43% 4.70% 4.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 4.80% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 31
Ipswich median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £40,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Suffolk median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +11.76%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 365 708 871
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 98.38% 97.93% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 345 652 772
Ipswich median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.68% -5.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Suffolk median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% -6.25%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Ipswich

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Ipswich

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Ipswich over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Ipswich

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Ipswich region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) PRINCE2
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Release Management
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (22.22%) PMI
5 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
5 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Degree

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
1 2 (22.22%) Reference Data
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Release Management
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
5 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) DSDM
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (11.11%) APMP
3 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) PMO
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Planview
3 1 (11.11%) Trillium