IT Project Management Jobs in Ireland

IT Project Management is one of the most in-demand areas within the IT Industry in Ireland. There will always exist a demand for Project Managers within companies who are looking to meet their goals and deadlines in an efficient manner. 

We recruit Project Managers on both contracts as well as permanent basis, for tech employers of different sizes in Dublin and different parts of Ireland. If you’re looking for a shift in course and wondering what are the possible pros and cons of working as a contractor or a permanent employee, we have a guide that might help you in making your decision: Contract vs. Permanent Job opportunities.

Pro tip: Always take into consideration your current circumstances before making a decision regarding the type of job arrangement that will most benefit you.

IT market trends in Project Management

  • There exists a growth in job opportunities relating to Project Management, however it’s slower that usual, at this time of the year.

  • There was a modest growth in 3% of open roles within the IT, internet & telecoms sectors at the minute to this time last year. 

  • Agile Project Management - 14% growth in people that upskilled in this area within the last year.

  • Agile is by far the most popular IT Project Management methodologies these days and this can be seen by the number of people furthering their learning in this area over the past year. 

    Courses like the PMP and Prince 2 certifications are popular among a lot of PM's and largely cover the agile methodology and how it works within a business context. 


Average salaries offered to Project Management roles

According to our IT Salary Guide for 2021, the following are the rates offered to Project Managers of varying levels:

  • Senior Project Managers: €80000-100000 per annum

  • Project Managers (Mid-level): €60000-80000 per annum

  • Software Project Managers: €75000-100000 per annum

  • PMO Coordinator/ Project Administrator: €28000-45000 per annum

  • IT Project Managers (contract): €350 - 550 daily rate

Now hiring Project Managers in Ireland


Job search resources for Project Management professionals

We have put together several resources to help you in your job search endeavours. It is not the simplest of processes to be a part of, but with the right preparation and guidance, you will be able to connect with your dream job opportunity.

In our efforts to make this easier on you, will soon be releasing our Project Management Interview Guide, so stay tuned. 

In the meantime, please feel free to explore our IT career insights page. If you’re ready to start your job hunt process check out the following material:

  1. Top Tips While Negotiating Salaries

  2. Guide to Writing the Perfect Tech CV