Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 90 70
Rank change year-on-year +16 -20 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 48 16 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.17% 1.22% 4.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 1.25% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45 31 54
Oxford median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +23.60% -11.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £42,500 £39,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £92,500 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -22.73% +15.79% -2.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 1,469 1,285 1,562
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 98.24% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,319 1,093 1,276
Oxford median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £62,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Oxford

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Oxford

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Oxford

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

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Oxford

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

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 Oxford region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 38 (79.17%) Project Management
2 21 (43.75%) PRINCE2
2 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (35.42%) QA
4 14 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (27.08%) Virtual Team Management
5 13 (27.08%) Virtual Team
6 12 (25.00%) LAN
6 12 (25.00%) WAN
7 11 (22.92%) Data Centre
8 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (10.42%) PMO
11 4 (8.33%) Degree
11 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
11 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (8.33%) Project Governance
11 4 (8.33%) Time Management
11 4 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
12 3 (6.25%) Line Management
12 3 (6.25%) SDLC
12 3 (6.25%) Process Improvement
12 3 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (6.25%) .NET
12 3 (6.25%) SMS
12 3 (6.25%) Mathematics

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) CMS
1 1 (2.08%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) LAN
1 12 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (6.25%) SMS
3 1 (2.08%) Skype
3 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.17%) Marketing
1 2 (4.17%) Publishing
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
2 1 (2.08%) Back Office
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.17%) WPF
3 1 (2.08%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Virtual Team
2 11 (22.92%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.17%) NHS
4 2 (4.17%) Reinsurance
4 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.08%) CCTV
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Digital Signage
5 1 (2.08%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (79.17%) Project Management
2 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) PRINCE2
3 14 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (27.08%) Virtual Team Management
5 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
6 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) Project Governance
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.33%) Time Management
7 3 (6.25%) Line Management
7 3 (6.25%) Mathematics
7 3 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 3 (6.25%) SDLC
8 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Information Security
8 2 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) C#
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
1 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (35.42%) QA
2 5 (10.42%) PMO
3 2 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) SAP