The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Project Manager
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 29 25
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 1.56% 3.36% 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 3.42% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Median salary £42,500 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.57% -1.05%  
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 Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 124 146 152
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 96.88% 97.99% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 109 116 140
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
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 Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Wakefield

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Wakefield

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

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

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Wakefield

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield

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

1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification