Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the M4 Corridor during the 6 months to 24 November 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 > M4 Corridor
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - +15 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 8 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor 18.60% - 9.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.60% - 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
M4 Corridor median annual salary £60,000 - £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the M4 Corridor. 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
M4 Corridor
Permanent vacancies in the M4 Corridor with a recognized job title 43 28 43
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 96.55% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 36
M4 Corridor median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £76,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.31% +22.00%
10th Percentile £40,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,750 £95,750 £87,500
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 the M4 Corridor

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in the M4 Corridor

Project Manager
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the M4 Corridor.

Salary trend for Project Manager in the M4 Corridor

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 M4 Corridor region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) eTOM
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (75.00%) PMO
3 2 (25.00%) 3G
3 2 (25.00%) 4G
4 1 (12.50%) Nokia

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the M4 Corridor 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) 3G
2 2 (25.00%) 4G
General
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) eTOM
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Nokia