Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 21 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 61 41
Rank change year-on-year +15 -20 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 28 34 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 4.11% 3.77% 5.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 3.92% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 109
Northampton median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.94% -3.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £41,875 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £54,375 £57,500 £65,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent vacancies in Northampton with a recognized job title 648 867 1,338
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.15% 96.01% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 521 587 1,098
Northampton median annual salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.20% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,700 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Northampton

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Northampton

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Northampton over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Northampton region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 22 (78.57%) Project Management
2 20 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) Waterfall
4 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
5 8 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
5 8 (28.57%) PMO
6 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL
9 2 (7.14%) Release Management
9 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
9 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.14%) SDLC
10 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (3.57%) RedPrairie
10 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team Management
10 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
10 1 (3.57%) Customer Requirements
10 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
10 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.57%) HNC
10 1 (3.57%) HND
10 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (3.57%) Change Management
10 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
10 1 (3.57%) Finance

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) FMCG
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Project Management
2 20 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 10 (35.71%) Waterfall
5 8 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
6 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL
8 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
9 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.14%) Release Management
9 2 (7.14%) SDLC
10 1 (3.57%) Change Management
10 1 (3.57%) Customer Requirements
10 1 (3.57%) Logistics
10 1 (3.57%) Project Governance
10 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
10 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.57%) HNC
2 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) RedPrairie