The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 35 44 41
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 7 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.44% 4.57% 5.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 4.76% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 26
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £31,650 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £55,000 £50,000
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 Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 286 567 552
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 99.65% 95.94% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 256 502 454
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Suffolk

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Suffolk

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Suffolk over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Suffolk

Project Manager
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +18 2 £41,250 -15.38% 2
Bury St Edmunds -6 2 £56,250 +9.75% 1
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 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 Suffolk region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 15 (71.43%) Project Management
2 14 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 6 (28.57%) SDLC
7 5 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) PMI
7 5 (23.81%) PMI Certification
7 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (19.05%) J2EE
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
9 3 (14.29%) QA
9 3 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (14.29%) MS Project
9 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 2 (9.52%) Budget Control
10 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
10 2 (9.52%) Economics
10 2 (9.52%) SOA
10 2 (9.52%) CRM
10 2 (9.52%) ERP
10 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.76%) Sage X3
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (4.76%) Looker
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) PMI
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Project Management
2 14 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (28.57%) SDLC
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 2 (9.52%) Budget Control
8 2 (9.52%) CRM
8 2 (9.52%) Economics
8 2 (9.52%) ERP
8 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) SOA
8 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.76%) Change Management
9 1 (4.76%) Contingency Planning
9 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) PMI Certification
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.76%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Sage
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
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