The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £44,098 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 24 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 37 27
Rank change year-on-year -30 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 22 69 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.26% 5.32% 6.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 5.44% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 59 83
Median salary £44,098 £45,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% -16.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,020 £35,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £55,000 £64,250
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 Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 950 1269 1400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.44% 97.77% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 819 1081 1154
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £50,000
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 Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Wales

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Wales

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Wales over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Wales

Project Manager
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
South Wales -20 19 £43,197 -4.00% 3
West Wales - 3 £45,000 -
Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wales region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 41 (70.69%) Project Management
2 33 (56.90%) PRINCE2
3 29 (50.00%) Finance
4 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (29.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 15 (25.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (24.14%) Change Management
8 12 (20.69%) Six Sigma
8 12 (20.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (20.69%) Process Improvement
9 11 (18.97%) PRINCE
10 10 (17.24%) PMP
10 10 (17.24%) PMI Certification
11 9 (15.52%) Scrum
11 9 (15.52%) Degree
11 9 (15.52%) Budgeting and Forecasting
12 8 (13.79%) SDLC
12 8 (13.79%) Software Delivery
12 8 (13.79%) Waterfall
12 8 (13.79%) Lean Six Sigma
13 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
13 7 (12.07%) TQM
13 7 (12.07%) Quality Management
13 7 (12.07%) Process Management
14 6 (10.34%) Games
14 6 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (8.62%) Business Transformation
15 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Project
16 4 (6.90%) ITIL
16 4 (6.90%) Windows

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) LAN
1 1 (1.72%) SMS
1 1 (1.72%) VPN
1 1 (1.72%) WLAN
General
1 29 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Games
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.45%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) User Experience
2 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.72%) Fintech
2 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) SCADA
2 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (70.69%) Project Management
2 33 (56.90%) PRINCE2
3 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (25.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (24.14%) Change Management
6 12 (20.69%) Process Improvement
6 12 (20.69%) Six Sigma
7 11 (18.97%) PRINCE
8 9 (15.52%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 9 (15.52%) Scrum
9 8 (13.79%) Lean Six Sigma
9 8 (13.79%) SDLC
9 8 (13.79%) Software Delivery
9 8 (13.79%) Waterfall
10 7 (12.07%) Process Management
10 7 (12.07%) Quality Management
10 7 (12.07%) TQM
11 6 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (8.62%) Business Transformation
13 4 (6.90%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (20.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (17.24%) PMI Certification
3 10 (17.24%) PMP
4 9 (15.52%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) APMP
5 1 (1.72%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) PMO
2 2 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) SAP
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