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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 43 45 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 39 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.02% 4.11% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.36% 4.30% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 11
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
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
727 581 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.56% 95.56% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 607 513 522
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
Bath 0 19 £42,500 -5.55%
Taunton +8 9 £53,750 +34.37%
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 43 (72.88%) Project Management
2 33 (55.93%) PRINCE2
3 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (32.20%) Finance
5 18 (30.51%) Change Management
6 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
6 13 (22.03%) Scrum
7 10 (16.95%) Retail
7 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
7 10 (16.95%) MS Project
8 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (13.56%) MS Office
9 8 (13.56%) Change Control
10 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (10.17%) PRINCE
10 6 (10.17%) Matrix Management
11 5 (8.47%) Degree
11 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
11 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
11 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (6.78%) Java
12 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
12 4 (6.78%) DSDM
12 4 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (5.08%) Business Process Improvement
13 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
13 3 (5.08%) Games
13 3 (5.08%) Logistics
13 3 (5.08%) JIRA
13 3 (5.08%) Wealth Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 10 (16.95%) MS Project
1 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.56%) MS Office
3 4 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) WAN
2 1 (1.69%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) JIRA
General
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Retail
3 3 (5.08%) Games
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.39%) Law
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) NHS
3 2 (3.39%) PMI
3 2 (3.39%) EPoS
3 2 (3.39%) Social Media
3 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (72.88%) Project Management
2 33 (55.93%) PRINCE2
3 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (30.51%) Change Management
5 13 (22.03%) Scrum
6 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (13.56%) Change Control
8 6 (10.17%) Matrix Management
8 6 (10.17%) PRINCE
9 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
10 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
10 4 (6.78%) DSDM
11 3 (5.08%) Logistics
11 3 (5.08%) Business Process Improvement
11 3 (5.08%) Wealth Management
12 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Analysis
12 2 (3.39%) Waterfall
12 2 (3.39%) Business Transformation
12 2 (3.39%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) Java
2 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
2 3 (5.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
1 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) Eloqua
4 1 (1.69%) Marketo
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £44000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago