Period
to 24 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 101 80
Rank change year-on-year +17 -21 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 67 62 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.66% 2.45% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 2.50% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 58 75 104
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £41,000 £35,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £63,625 £72,000 £73,750
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% -8.33%

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 2,437 2,478 3,646
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 97.91% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,082 1,942 2,905
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,125 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% -

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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 49 (73.13%) Project Management
2 33 (49.25%) PRINCE2
3 24 (35.82%) Finance
3 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (32.84%) Microsoft Project
5 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
6 16 (23.88%) Scrum
7 15 (22.39%) PMI Certification
8 13 (19.40%) Migration
8 13 (19.40%) PMI
9 12 (17.91%) Project Planning
10 11 (16.42%) .NET
10 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (16.42%) Risk Management
10 11 (16.42%) Waterfall
11 10 (14.93%) PMO
12 9 (13.43%) Change Control
12 9 (13.43%) ITIL
13 8 (11.94%) SQL
13 8 (11.94%) Change Management
13 8 (11.94%) JIRA
13 8 (11.94%) Capita
13 8 (11.94%) Data Centre
13 8 (11.94%) SDLC
14 7 (10.45%) Coaching
14 7 (10.45%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (10.45%) Sitecore
14 7 (10.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 7 (10.45%) CMS
14 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Office

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 7 (10.45%) CMS
1 7 (10.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.49%) Drupal
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (32.84%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.99%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.49%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.49%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.46%) SaaS
2 4 (5.97%) Office 365
3 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.49%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) WAN
2 2 (2.99%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (2.99%) RNC
2 2 (2.99%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) JIRA
2 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (35.82%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Retail
2 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.48%) German Language
3 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.48%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Automotive
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.99%) HTML5
3 2 (2.99%) React
3 2 (2.99%) WCF
3 2 (2.99%) WPF
4 1 (1.49%) COM
4 1 (1.49%) JSON
4 1 (1.49%) Web Services
4 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) PMI
2 8 (11.94%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.46%) Private Cloud
4 4 (5.97%) Life Science
5 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.49%) Fintech
7 1 (1.49%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
1 3 (4.48%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (73.13%) Project Management
2 33 (49.25%) PRINCE2
3 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (23.88%) Scrum
5 13 (19.40%) Migration
6 12 (17.91%) Project Planning
7 11 (16.42%) Risk Management
7 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (16.42%) Waterfall
8 9 (13.43%) Change Control
8 9 (13.43%) ITIL
9 8 (11.94%) Change Management
9 8 (11.94%) SDLC
10 7 (10.45%) Coaching
11 6 (8.96%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 6 (8.96%) Project Governance
11 6 (8.96%) Time Management
12 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (7.46%) DevOps
12 5 (7.46%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.94%) SQL
2 7 (10.45%) Java
2 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.46%) Java 8
3 5 (7.46%) Java 9
4 3 (4.48%) C#
5 2 (2.99%) C++
5 2 (2.99%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) PMI Certification
2 6 (8.96%) Degree
3 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.99%) APMP
5 2 (2.99%) ISEB
5 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.99%) PMP
5 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Capita
3 7 (10.45%) Sitecore
4 6 (8.96%) Google
5 3 (4.48%) Remedy
5 3 (4.48%) SAP
6 2 (2.99%) Amdocs
6 2 (2.99%) Ericsson
6 2 (2.99%) Nokia
7 1 (1.49%) Infor
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle