Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 21 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 92 46
Rank change year-on-year +23 -46 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 89 112 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.73% 3.21% 5.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.89% 3.34% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 99 113 197
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £37,915 £38,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £71,150 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +3.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2288 3354 4416
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 96.16% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1875 2512 3513
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,925 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Reading

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Reading

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Reading over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 63 (70.79%) Project Management
2 43 (48.31%) PRINCE2
3 36 (40.45%) Finance
4 32 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (35.96%) Microsoft Project
5 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
6 20 (22.47%) ITIL
7 19 (21.35%) Scrum
8 18 (20.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 16 (17.98%) Telecoms
9 16 (17.98%) SaaS
10 14 (15.73%) Data Centre
10 14 (15.73%) Migration
10 14 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (13.48%) SDLC
12 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Excel
13 10 (11.24%) Project Planning
14 9 (10.11%) Retail
14 9 (10.11%) Wealth Management
15 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Office
16 7 (7.87%) ERP
16 7 (7.87%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (7.87%) Advertising
16 7 (7.87%) PMO
17 6 (6.74%) Driving Licence
17 6 (6.74%) Degree
17 6 (6.74%) APMP
17 6 (6.74%) Dynamics AX
17 6 (6.74%) Change Management
17 6 (6.74%) .NET

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (3.37%) IIS
2 1 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.12%) CMS
2 1 (1.12%) Confluence
2 1 (1.12%) Drupal
2 1 (1.12%) FormScape
2 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (35.96%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (8.99%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (5.62%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.25%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.98%) SaaS
2 2 (2.25%) Office 365
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.12%) IaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.12%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (1.12%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) LAN
2 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.12%) VLAN
2 1 (1.12%) VoIP
2 1 (1.12%) WAN
2 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.12%) JIRA
General
1 36 (40.45%) Finance
2 16 (17.98%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.11%) Retail
4 7 (7.87%) Advertising
5 3 (3.37%) Legal
6 2 (2.25%) Back Office
6 2 (2.25%) Law
6 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.25%) Marketing
6 2 (2.25%) Military
7 1 (1.12%) Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) COM
2 1 (1.12%) HTML
2 1 (1.12%) HTML5
2 1 (1.12%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.74%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.49%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.37%) Fintech
4 3 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.12%) CCTV
6 1 (1.12%) EPoS
6 1 (1.12%) NHS
6 1 (1.12%) PMI
6 1 (1.12%) Social Media
6 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) Linux
1 2 (2.25%) Unix
2 1 (1.12%) Android
2 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (70.79%) Project Management
2 43 (48.31%) PRINCE2
3 32 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (22.47%) ITIL
5 19 (21.35%) Scrum
6 14 (15.73%) Migration
6 14 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (13.48%) SDLC
8 10 (11.24%) Project Planning
9 9 (10.11%) Wealth Management
10 7 (7.87%) ERP
11 6 (6.74%) Change Management
12 5 (5.62%) Business Analysis
12 5 (5.62%) CRM
12 5 (5.62%) ITIL V3
13 4 (4.49%) Resource Management
13 4 (4.49%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (4.49%) Waterfall
14 3 (3.37%) Asset Management
14 3 (3.37%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.62%) C#
2 4 (4.49%) SQL
3 3 (3.37%) Java
3 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.37%) Python
4 2 (2.25%) C++
4 2 (2.25%) Go
4 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.25%) Scala
4 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (7.87%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (6.74%) APMP
3 6 (6.74%) Degree
4 4 (4.49%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.37%) PMP
5 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) CISA
6 2 (2.25%) CISM
6 2 (2.25%) CISSP
7 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.12%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) PMO
2 2 (2.25%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) Remedy
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle
4 2 (2.25%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) Adobe
5 1 (1.12%) Capita
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco
5 1 (1.12%) Google
5 1 (1.12%) Sitecore