Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £48,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 22 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 75 62
Rank change year-on-year -27 -13 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 20 68 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.39% 3.27% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 3.33% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18 76 84
Kent median annual salary £48,500 £48,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.51% -11.36% +4.76%
10th Percentile £39,208 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £69,000 £60,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1406 2045 1994
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.05% 98.27% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1197 1789 1777
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,450 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Kent

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Kent

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Kent over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Kent

Project Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Kent region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Chatham -2 4 £47,250 +5.59%
Maidstone -9 3 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Tonbridge +11 2 £65,000 +188.89%
Dartford -2 2 £70,000 +55.56%
Whitstable - 1 £42,500 -
Canterbury - 1 £42,554 -
Project Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Kent region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Project Management
2 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) QA
6 5 (25.00%) Retail Banking
6 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 5 (25.00%) Banking
6 5 (25.00%) Retail
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) PMI
7 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
7 4 (20.00%) Workflow
7 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 4 (20.00%) Line Management
7 4 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
9 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (10.00%) Scrum
9 2 (10.00%) Kanban
9 2 (10.00%) FMCG
9 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
9 2 (10.00%) Degree

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
2 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 5 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) PMI
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) FMCG
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Project Management
2 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
7 4 (20.00%) Line Management
7 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (20.00%) Workflow
7 4 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
8 2 (10.00%) IT Strategy
8 2 (10.00%) Kanban
8 2 (10.00%) Logistics
8 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
9 1 (5.00%) Lean Six Sigma
9 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
9 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) GDPR
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
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