The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 36 59
Rank change year-on-year +4 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 24 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 6.37% 5.58% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.52% 5.78% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 11
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £34,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £55,000 £65,000
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 Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 368 502 619
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 97.61% 96.54% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 320 401 536
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Northampton region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 36 (90.00%) Project Management
2 28 (70.00%) PRINCE2
3 13 (32.50%) Change Management
4 12 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
5 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (25.00%) ITIL
7 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (22.50%) Project Planning
7 9 (22.50%) Waterfall
8 7 (17.50%) Planview
8 7 (17.50%) B2B
9 6 (15.00%) Finance
9 6 (15.00%) PMO
10 5 (12.50%) SDLC
10 5 (12.50%) Service Management
10 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
10 5 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (10.00%) Billing
11 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
12 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (7.50%) People Management
12 3 (7.50%) CRM
12 3 (7.50%) EDRMS
12 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery

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 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
1 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) EDRMS
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Billing
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) EPoS
2 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (90.00%) Project Management
2 28 (70.00%) PRINCE2
3 13 (32.50%) Change Management
4 12 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
5 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (25.00%) ITIL
7 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (22.50%) Project Planning
7 9 (22.50%) Waterfall
8 7 (17.50%) B2B
9 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (12.50%) SDLC
9 5 (12.50%) Service Management
10 3 (7.50%) CRM
10 3 (7.50%) People Management
10 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
11 2 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
11 2 (5.00%) ERP
11 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) PMO
2 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Planview
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Civica
3 3 (7.50%) Northgate
3 3 (7.50%) Orchard
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco