The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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

Project Manager
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 31 44
Rank change year-on-year -12 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 12 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.23% 4.97% 5.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 5.02% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 20
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% -2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,475 £31,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,750 £57,500
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 Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 362 319 431
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.31% 99.07% 99.77%
Number of salaries quoted 319 254 366
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Leicester

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Leicester

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Leicester over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Leicester region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 13 (65.00%) Project Management
2 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (45.00%) Project Planning
3 7 (35.00%) Matrix Management
3 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 4 (20.00%) PMO
7 3 (15.00%) SDLC
7 3 (15.00%) C
7 3 (15.00%) EPoS
7 3 (15.00%) Retail
8 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (10.00%) Electronics
8 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (10.00%) SAP
8 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
8 2 (10.00%) Information Security
8 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (10.00%) Marketing
8 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (10.00%) Line Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) EPoS
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Project Management
2 9 (45.00%) Project Planning
2 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (35.00%) Matrix Management
3 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (10.00%) Information Security
7 2 (10.00%) Line Management
7 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) CRM
8 1 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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