The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 49 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 22 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.63% 4.43% 4.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 4.71% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 24
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
590 722 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.36% 94.13% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 487 626 426
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Somerset

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Somerset

Project Manager
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 9 £37,500 -
Weston-super-Mare - 3 £46,000 -
Bath -7 2 £35,000 -20.45%
Taunton -2 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title.

1 15 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 14 (40.00%) Project Management
3 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (14.29%) Finance
5 5 (14.29%) Line Management
6 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
6 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) CRM
6 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.57%) ERP
7 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
7 3 (8.57%) LAN
7 3 (8.57%) MS Office
7 3 (8.57%) UNIX
7 3 (8.57%) Windows
7 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
7 3 (8.57%) Back Office
7 3 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (8.57%) Firewall
7 3 (8.57%) WAN
7 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (8.57%) SDLC
8 2 (5.71%) Time Management
8 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.71%) Blog
8 2 (5.71%) Retail

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
1 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) SMS
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Back Office
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Blog
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) UNIX
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 14 (40.00%) Project Management
3 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (14.29%) Line Management
6 4 (11.43%) CRM
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.57%) ERP
7 3 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (8.57%) SDLC
8 2 (5.71%) Time Management
8 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.71%) Scrum
9 1 (2.86%) Web Design
9 1 (2.86%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (2.86%) Web Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Trapeze