The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Project Manager
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 45 58
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 22 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.08% 3.59% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 3.65% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 16
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £50,000
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 Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 690 657 711
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.64% 98.35% 98.89%
Number of salaries quoted 532 539 584
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 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Leicestershire

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Leicestershire

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Leicestershire

Project Manager
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Leicester -17 11 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Coalville - 1 £50,000 -
Wigston - 1 £45,000 -
Project Manager
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leicestershire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 21 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (46.15%) Project Management
2 18 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 14 (35.90%) Retail
4 11 (28.21%) Project Planning
4 11 (28.21%) Finance
5 10 (25.64%) MS Project
6 9 (23.08%) Matrix Management
6 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing
8 7 (17.95%) SAP
8 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (17.95%) PMO
9 6 (15.38%) Logistics
9 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 6 (15.38%) ERP
10 5 (12.82%) EPoS
10 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
10 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
11 4 (10.26%) Programme Management
11 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (10.26%) Marketing
11 4 (10.26%) Scrum
11 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 3 (7.69%) Electronics
12 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
12 3 (7.69%) Change Management
12 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
12 3 (7.69%) ITIL

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Project
2 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (5.13%) SAP CO
2 2 (5.13%) SAP FI
2 2 (5.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.56%) Retail-J
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
General
1 14 (35.90%) Retail
2 11 (28.21%) Finance
3 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing
4 4 (10.26%) Marketing
5 3 (7.69%) Electronics
5 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 2 (5.13%) Billing
7 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) EPoS
1 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Fintech
2 3 (7.69%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (46.15%) PRINCE2
2 18 (46.15%) Project Management
3 11 (28.21%) Project Planning
4 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.08%) Matrix Management
5 6 (15.38%) ERP
5 6 (15.38%) Logistics
6 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.26%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.69%) Change Management
8 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (7.69%) SDLC
9 2 (5.13%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) SAP
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
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