The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 30 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
England / North East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 63 47
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 21 16 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.23% 2.41% 4.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.37% 2.49% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 32
Median salary £37,500 £39,312 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.60% -12.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £48,500 £55,000
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 the North East. 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
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 623 642 693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.70% 96.54% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 569 550 592
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in the North East

Project Manager
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in the North East

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in the North East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in the North East

Project Manager
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Tyne and Wear +6 13 £39,000 -0.79% 2
Durham - 5 £40,000 - 2
Northumberland - 2 £36,250 -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 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 North East region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 26 (52.00%) PRINCE2
2 24 (48.00%) Project Management
3 18 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (28.00%) Finance
5 13 (26.00%) ITIL
6 11 (22.00%) Manufacturing
6 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (20.00%) Scrum
7 10 (20.00%) SAP
8 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (14.00%) Risk Management
9 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
9 7 (14.00%) User Experience
10 6 (12.00%) PMI
10 6 (12.00%) PMI Certification
10 6 (12.00%) SAP R/3
10 6 (12.00%) SAP MM
10 6 (12.00%) SAP WM
11 5 (10.00%) PRINCE
12 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
12 4 (8.00%) Process Improvement
13 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 3 (6.00%) Project Planning
13 3 (6.00%) Degree
13 3 (6.00%) JIRA
13 3 (6.00%) People Management
13 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
13 3 (6.00%) Logistics
14 2 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
14 2 (4.00%) Legal

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
1 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) SAP MM
1 6 (12.00%) SAP R/3
1 6 (12.00%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) JIRA
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) CSS
1 1 (2.00%) CSS3
1 1 (2.00%) HTML
1 1 (2.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) User Experience
2 6 (12.00%) PMI
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) PRINCE2
2 24 (48.00%) Project Management
3 18 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (26.00%) ITIL
5 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (20.00%) Scrum
7 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (14.00%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.00%) PRINCE
9 4 (8.00%) Process Improvement
9 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.00%) Logistics
10 3 (6.00%) People Management
10 3 (6.00%) Project Planning
10 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (4.00%) CAD
11 2 (4.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 2 (4.00%) Service Management
11 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) Java
1 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (12.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) SAP
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago