Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 6 months to 23 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 24 28
Rank change year-on-year -30 +4 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 13 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.88% 5.85% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 6.37% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 4
Northern Ireland median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £68,125 £52,000 £46,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies in Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 434 314 151
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 91.81% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 282 242 118
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.41% -2.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £20,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Northern Ireland

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Northern Ireland

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Northern Ireland

Project Manager
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -22 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
County Tyrone - 3 £40,000 -
Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Northern Ireland region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Project Management
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Legal
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle
4 7 (53.85%) Process Management
4 7 (53.85%) Workflow
4 7 (53.85%) MS Visio
4 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (53.85%) Workflow Management
4 7 (53.85%) Business Analysis
4 7 (53.85%) Kanban
4 7 (53.85%) SDLC
4 7 (53.85%) Dashboard Development
4 7 (53.85%) Ticket Management
4 7 (53.85%) Customer-Centricity
4 7 (53.85%) Traceability Matrix
5 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Back Office
6 2 (15.38%) C
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (53.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 8 (61.54%) Legal
2 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Project Management
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) Business Analysis
4 7 (53.85%) Customer-Centricity
4 7 (53.85%) Dashboard Development
4 7 (53.85%) Kanban
4 7 (53.85%) Process Management
4 7 (53.85%) SDLC
4 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (53.85%) Ticket Management
4 7 (53.85%) Traceability Matrix
4 7 (53.85%) Workflow
4 7 (53.85%) Workflow Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle