Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Project Manager
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 22 25
Rank change year-on-year -40 +3 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 34 83 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.48% 7.95% 9.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.61% 8.24% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31 74 101
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.52% +22.73% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,075 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 942 1007 1036
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.42% 96.46% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 791 867 851
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Watford

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Watford

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Watford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Watford region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 16 (47.06%) Project Management
2 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Android
2 13 (38.24%) Apple iOS
3 12 (35.29%) Mobile App
3 12 (35.29%) Middleware
4 11 (32.35%) PRINCE2
5 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
6 7 (20.59%) Line Management
7 6 (17.65%) Time Management
7 6 (17.65%) Degree
7 6 (17.65%) Mobile Commerce
7 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (14.71%) Legal
8 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (14.71%) Retail
8 5 (14.71%) ISEB
8 5 (14.71%) Resource Management
8 5 (14.71%) Matrix Management
8 5 (14.71%) High Availability
8 5 (14.71%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 5 (14.71%) SDLC
8 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) Smartphone
9 3 (8.82%) SaaS
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (5.88%) Demand Management
10 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
10 2 (5.88%) Java

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

Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
1 1 (2.94%) WAN
1 1 (2.94%) Wireless
1 1 (2.94%) Wireless Security
1 1 (2.94%) WLAN
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Legal
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Games
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Android
1 13 (38.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Project Management
2 11 (32.35%) PRINCE2
3 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
4 7 (20.59%) Line Management
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.65%) Mobile Commerce
5 6 (17.65%) Time Management
6 5 (14.71%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 5 (14.71%) High Availability
6 5 (14.71%) Matrix Management
6 5 (14.71%) Resource Management
6 5 (14.71%) SDLC
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.88%) Demand Management
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL
7 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
8 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.94%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
1 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (14.71%) ISEB
3 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco