The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 76 48
Rank change year-on-year -5 -28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 25 66 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.01% 3.37% 5.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 3.59% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21 45 81
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,100 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £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 1212 1836 2305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.35% 93.87% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1487 1577
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 28 March 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 28 March 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 (77.78%) Project Management
2 38 (60.32%) PRINCE2
3 28 (44.44%) Finance
4 26 (41.27%) Telecoms
4 26 (41.27%) Degree
5 25 (39.68%) Data Centre
6 24 (38.10%) PMP
7 22 (34.92%) CRM
8 20 (31.75%) Software Engineering
9 19 (30.16%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 19 (30.16%) Customer Requirements
10 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (17.46%) Advertising
12 10 (15.87%) Migration
12 10 (15.87%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (15.87%) VoLTE
12 10 (15.87%) VoWiFi
13 9 (14.29%) ITIL
13 9 (14.29%) Project Planning
13 9 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
15 7 (11.11%) SaaS
15 7 (11.11%) Data Migration
16 6 (9.52%) PMI Certification
16 6 (9.52%) MS Project
16 6 (9.52%) SQL
16 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
16 6 (9.52%) Scrum
16 6 (9.52%) Six Sigma

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 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 6 (9.52%) MS Project
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (7.94%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) VoLTE
1 10 (15.87%) VoWiFi
1 10 (15.87%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) LTE
2 1 (1.59%) VoIP
2 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (1.59%) DB2
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 28 (44.44%) Finance
2 26 (41.27%) Telecoms
3 11 (17.46%) Advertising
4 4 (6.35%) Banking
5 3 (4.76%) Retail
6 2 (3.17%) Billing
7 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.59%) German Language
7 1 (1.59%) Marketing
7 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.68%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.76%) PMI
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Blog
3 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (77.78%) Project Management
2 38 (60.32%) PRINCE2
3 22 (34.92%) CRM
4 20 (31.75%) Software Engineering
5 19 (30.16%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 19 (30.16%) Customer Requirements
6 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (15.87%) Migration
8 9 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (14.29%) ITIL
8 9 (14.29%) Project Planning
9 8 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.11%) Data Migration
11 6 (9.52%) Scrum
11 6 (9.52%) Six Sigma
12 5 (7.94%) Business Analysis
12 5 (7.94%) Product Management
13 3 (4.76%) Asset Management
13 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce
13 3 (4.76%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (41.27%) Degree
2 24 (38.10%) PMP
3 6 (9.52%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.59%) APMP
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) ISO 9000
1 3 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.76%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) Sage
3 5 (7.94%) Zoho
4 3 (4.76%) Huawei
5 1 (1.59%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.59%) hybris
5 1 (1.59%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
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