The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 26 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 35 29
Rank change year-on-year -21 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 11 21 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.01% 4.41% 9.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 4.51% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 50
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £76,500 £65,000
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 Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 531 466 542
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 97.25% 97.90% 99.45%
Number of salaries quoted 440 402 400
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 Watford

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

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 3 months to 26 June 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 26 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 Watford region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Project Management
3 15 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 13 (30.95%) Finance
5 11 (26.19%) Scrum
6 10 (23.81%) Banking
7 9 (21.43%) CRM
8 8 (19.05%) Process Management
9 7 (16.67%) Change Management
9 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 7 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (14.29%) Project Governance
10 6 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
10 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
10 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 6 (14.29%) Workflow
10 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (11.90%) Retail
11 5 (11.90%) Line Management
11 5 (11.90%) SDLC
11 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
12 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (9.52%) Quality Management
12 4 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (9.52%) B2B
12 4 (9.52%) B2C
12 4 (9.52%) .NET
12 4 (9.52%) C#
12 4 (9.52%) HTML
12 4 (9.52%) JavaScript

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) HFM
2 1 (2.38%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Retail
4 4 (9.52%) Billing
4 4 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
1 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
1 4 (9.52%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.38%) Ajax
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
2 1 (2.38%) JSON
2 1 (2.38%) LINQ
2 1 (2.38%) REST
2 1 (2.38%) SOAP
2 1 (2.38%) WinForms
2 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.76%) EPoS
2 2 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Android
1 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Project Management
3 15 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 11 (26.19%) Scrum
5 9 (21.43%) CRM
6 8 (19.05%) Process Management
7 7 (16.67%) Change Management
7 7 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (14.29%) Project Governance
8 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (14.29%) Workflow
9 5 (11.90%) Line Management
9 5 (11.90%) SDLC
9 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
10 4 (9.52%) B2B
10 4 (9.52%) B2C
10 4 (9.52%) Quality Management
11 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) C#
1 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
1 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle