Period
to 7 May 2021

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

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

Project Manager
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 125 107 105
Rank change year-on-year -18 -2 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 102 116 232
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.01% 2.33% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 2.43% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 90 101 194
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,313 £38,806 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £45,250
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +10.50% -9.50%
75th Percentile £55,188 £57,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £62,650 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,778 4,777 7,287
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 96.10% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,996 4,108 6,064
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £24,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,095
% change year-on-year - +5.58% +4.19%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Yorkshire

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Manager in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Project Manager in Yorkshire

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Manager in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Yorkshire

Project Manager
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 7 May 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -23 51 £47,500 -7.77% 12
South Yorkshire -8 35 £42,500 -22.73% 3
North Yorkshire -5 12 £42,500 +6.89%
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 May 2021, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 59 (57.84%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (55.88%) Project Management
3 51 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 42 (41.18%) Social Skills
5 28 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (21.57%) Scrum
6 22 (21.57%) Project Delivery
7 19 (18.63%) Waterfall
8 18 (17.65%) Finance
9 16 (15.69%) Software Delivery
9 16 (15.69%) SDLC
10 14 (13.73%) ERP
11 13 (12.75%) Law
12 11 (10.78%) B2B
12 11 (10.78%) Marketing
13 10 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 9 (8.82%) JIRA
14 9 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 9 (8.82%) Change Management
15 8 (7.84%) SLA
15 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
15 8 (7.84%) CRM
15 8 (7.84%) Kanban
15 8 (7.84%) Backlog Management
15 8 (7.84%) Product Backlog
16 7 (6.86%) Coaching
16 7 (6.86%) User Experience
16 7 (6.86%) QA
16 7 (6.86%) Process Improvement

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (3.92%) CMS
1 4 (3.92%) Drupal
1 4 (3.92%) Kentico
1 4 (3.92%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (3.92%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.92%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.96%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Google Drive
1 5 (4.90%) Slack
2 2 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.98%) AWS
3 1 (0.98%) Azure
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (0.98%) Broadband
2 1 (0.98%) FTP
2 1 (0.98%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (8.82%) JIRA
General
1 42 (41.18%) Social Skills
2 18 (17.65%) Finance
3 13 (12.75%) Law
4 11 (10.78%) Marketing
5 6 (5.88%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.90%) Retail
7 4 (3.92%) Back Office
8 3 (2.94%) Banking
8 3 (2.94%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (2.94%) Local Government
8 3 (2.94%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (2.94%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (2.94%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.96%) Legal
9 2 (1.96%) Public Speaking
10 1 (0.98%) Games
10 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) .NET
2 3 (2.94%) Middleware
3 1 (0.98%) EDI
3 1 (0.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) User Experience
2 5 (4.90%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.92%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.96%) PMI
5 1 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (57.84%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (55.88%) Project Management
3 51 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 28 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (21.57%) Project Delivery
5 22 (21.57%) Scrum
6 19 (18.63%) Waterfall
7 16 (15.69%) SDLC
7 16 (15.69%) Software Delivery
8 14 (13.73%) ERP
9 11 (10.78%) B2B
10 10 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (8.82%) Change Management
11 9 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (7.84%) Backlog Management
12 8 (7.84%) CRM
12 8 (7.84%) Kanban
12 8 (7.84%) Product Backlog
13 7 (6.86%) E-Commerce
13 7 (6.86%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.98%) C#
1 1 (0.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (6.86%) PMP
3 6 (5.88%) Degree
4 4 (3.92%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.98%) APMP
6 1 (0.98%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) SLA
2 7 (6.86%) QA
3 3 (2.94%) PMO
4 2 (1.96%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.90%) Google
3 4 (3.92%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.92%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.96%) IFS
4 2 (1.96%) SnapLogic
5 1 (0.98%) ArcSight