The table below looks at the statistics for CIPD in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CIPD over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
Rank 242 228 215
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Permanent jobs citing CIPD 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.046% 0.018% 0.076%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.062% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +13.92%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -17.72%
CIPD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2009 1617 1895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.85% 28.65% 35.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1340 1602
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CIPD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CIPD across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CIPD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CIPD
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CIPD across the South West region.

CIPD Salary Trend in the South West

CIPD
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CIPD within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Bristol - 2 £24,500 -
Wiltshire -6 1 £26,000 -42.22%
CIPD
England

CIPD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing CIPD also 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 that cited CIPD.

1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (28.57%) PMI
2 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Law
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ResourceLink
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) German Language
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management

CIPD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing CIPD also 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 that cited CIPD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ResourceLink
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft