Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 69 37
Rank change year-on-year +26 -32 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 25 21 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.30% 2.59% 6.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 2.61% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 48
Leicester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,750 £40,875
90th Percentile £60,750 £42,500 £63,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 571 804 792
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.28% 99.14% 99.12%
Number of salaries quoted 521 747 687
Leicester median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -3.03% +0.61%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,150 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £62,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Leicester region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) Project Management
3 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (24.00%) APMP
5 6 (24.00%) Office 365
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL
6 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 4 (16.00%) ISO 9001
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (16.00%) Back Office
7 4 (16.00%) Migration
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (16.00%) PMO
7 4 (16.00%) Change Control
8 3 (12.00%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (12.00%) PMI
8 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
9 2 (8.00%) .NET
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (8.00%) Logistics
9 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
9 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (8.00%) Identity Access 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Office 365
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) PMI
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Change Control
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (8.00%) Logistics
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.00%) BPR
8 1 (4.00%) Document Management
8 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C#
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) APMP
2 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) HNC
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (16.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (4.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft