The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 65 31
Rank change year-on-year +3 -34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 47 64 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.62% 3.62% 7.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 3.76% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 55 129
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,800 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,500 £75,000
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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1260 1704 2217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.07% 96.49% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1349 1666
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £24,936
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £69,200
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 Reading

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 25 June 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 49 (70.00%) Project Management
2 42 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (31.43%) Finance
5 14 (20.00%) Degree
5 14 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (18.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (17.14%) Project Planning
8 11 (15.71%) ITIL
9 10 (14.29%) CRM
9 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
9 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 10 (14.29%) Scrum
9 10 (14.29%) Data Centre
10 9 (12.86%) PMP
11 8 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (11.43%) HTML
12 7 (10.00%) SQL
12 7 (10.00%) Oracle
12 7 (10.00%) PMI Certification
12 7 (10.00%) Banking
12 7 (10.00%) Migration
12 7 (10.00%) SaaS
13 6 (8.57%) Waterfall
13 6 (8.57%) User Experience
13 6 (8.57%) Marketing
13 6 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
13 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
14 5 (7.14%) ITIL Certification

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 (4.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (4.29%) CMS
1 3 (4.29%) Confluence
1 3 (4.29%) Drupal
1 3 (4.29%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (4.29%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (7.14%) NetSuite
3 4 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.29%) Internet
2 3 (4.29%) VoLTE
2 3 (4.29%) VoWiFi
3 1 (1.43%) LAN
3 1 (1.43%) VLAN
3 1 (1.43%) VoIP
3 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) JIRA
2 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (31.43%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.00%) Banking
4 6 (8.57%) Marketing
5 5 (7.14%) Retail
6 4 (5.71%) Advertising
6 4 (5.71%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.43%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) HTML
2 3 (4.29%) HTML5
3 1 (1.43%) .NET
3 1 (1.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.57%) User Experience
3 3 (4.29%) Social Media
4 2 (2.86%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Blog
5 1 (1.43%) CCTV
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) NHS
5 1 (1.43%) PMI
5 1 (1.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Android
1 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.43%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (70.00%) Project Management
2 42 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (17.14%) Project Planning
6 11 (15.71%) ITIL
7 10 (14.29%) CRM
7 10 (14.29%) Scrum
8 7 (10.00%) Migration
9 6 (8.57%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.14%) Asset Management
10 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.14%) Data Migration
10 5 (7.14%) ERP
10 5 (7.14%) ITSM
10 5 (7.14%) Product Management
10 5 (7.14%) Software Asset Management
11 4 (5.71%) Change Management
11 4 (5.71%) SDLC
11 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) C#
2 1 (1.43%) C++
2 1 (1.43%) Go
2 1 (1.43%) Java
2 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.43%) Python
2 1 (1.43%) Scala
2 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) Degree
2 13 (18.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (12.86%) PMP
4 7 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 5 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.86%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.43%) CISA
8 1 (1.43%) CISM
8 1 (1.43%) CISSP
8 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) PMO
1 1 (1.43%) QA
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle
4 5 (7.14%) Sage
4 5 (7.14%) Zoho
5 3 (4.29%) Adobe
5 3 (4.29%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.43%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.43%) Cognos
6 1 (1.43%) SAP
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