Period
to 28 November 2021

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £47,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 84 123 77
Rank change year-on-year +39 -46 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 223 45 233
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.27% 1.42% 3.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% 1.47% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 151 40 202
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,250 £30,650
25th Percentile £38,500 £37,188 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.59% -10.53% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,375 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -

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 6,339 3,070 6,456
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.04% 97.00% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4,873 2,659 5,337
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +46 178 £47,000 +4.44% 24
South Yorkshire -29 24 £45,000 +9.76% 4
North Yorkshire +4 16 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 119 (53.36%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (49.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 103 (46.19%) Project Management
4 97 (43.50%) Social Skills
5 87 (39.01%) Project Delivery
6 81 (36.32%) Finance
7 71 (31.84%) Waterfall
8 64 (28.70%) PRINCE2
9 63 (28.25%) Retail
10 55 (24.66%) Migration
11 45 (20.18%) Marketing
12 41 (18.39%) Scrum
12 41 (18.39%) PMO
13 39 (17.49%) E-Commerce
14 31 (13.90%) Microsoft
15 29 (13.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 28 (12.56%) Project Governance
16 28 (12.56%) SDLC
16 28 (12.56%) ITIL
17 27 (12.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 25 (11.21%) Risk Management
19 23 (10.31%) ERP
20 22 (9.87%) Line Management
21 21 (9.42%) Change Control
21 21 (9.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 18 (8.07%) Back Office
23 17 (7.62%) Microsoft Project
24 16 (7.17%) Supplier Management
24 16 (7.17%) Data Migration
24 16 (7.17%) Cybersecurity

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 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (7.62%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.38%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.79%) Azure
1 4 (1.79%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.45%) Power Platform
3 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.14%) WAN
2 5 (2.24%) Firewall
2 5 (2.24%) Unified Communications
3 4 (1.79%) SD-WAN
4 3 (1.35%) Broadband
4 3 (1.35%) LAN
5 1 (0.45%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.45%) Network Security
5 1 (0.45%) VoIP
5 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.73%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.45%) Power BI
2 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 97 (43.50%) Social Skills
2 81 (36.32%) Finance
3 63 (28.25%) Retail
4 45 (20.18%) Marketing
5 18 (8.07%) Back Office
6 15 (6.73%) Public Sector
7 12 (5.38%) Organisational Skills
8 10 (4.48%) Manufacturing
9 8 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (3.14%) Billing
11 6 (2.69%) Legal
12 5 (2.24%) Presentation Skills
13 4 (1.79%) Influencing Skills
13 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
14 3 (1.35%) Games
14 3 (1.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 2 (0.90%) Law
16 1 (0.45%) Documentation Skills
16 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.45%) Public Speaking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (3.14%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.14%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.35%) Social Media
4 2 (0.90%) NHS
4 2 (0.90%) User Experience
4 2 (0.90%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.90%) Unix
1 2 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (53.36%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (49.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 103 (46.19%) Project Management
4 87 (39.01%) Project Delivery
5 71 (31.84%) Waterfall
6 64 (28.70%) PRINCE2
7 55 (24.66%) Migration
8 41 (18.39%) Scrum
9 39 (17.49%) E-Commerce
10 29 (13.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (12.56%) ITIL
11 28 (12.56%) Project Governance
11 28 (12.56%) SDLC
12 27 (12.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 25 (11.21%) Risk Management
14 23 (10.31%) ERP
15 22 (9.87%) Line Management
16 21 (9.42%) Change Control
17 16 (7.17%) Cybersecurity
17 16 (7.17%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.79%) C
2 1 (0.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (9.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (3.59%) APMP
2 8 (3.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (3.14%) PMP
4 6 (2.69%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.35%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.90%) Degree
6 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (18.39%) PMO
2 15 (6.73%) Data Quality
3 9 (4.04%) QA
4 2 (0.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 31 (13.90%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.73%) SAP
3 14 (6.28%) Adobe
3 14 (6.28%) Apple
4 13 (5.83%) Workday
5 1 (0.45%) BT
5 1 (0.45%) Ceridian
5 1 (0.45%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.45%) CyberArk
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle
5 1 (0.45%) Remedy