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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 221 206 211
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing PLM 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.078% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.098% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.90%
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -15.78%
PLM
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4962 4101 4247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.98% 80.46% 75.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4003 3491 3749
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

PLM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PLM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

PLM Salary Trend in the South West

PLM
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 PLM within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Dorset - 5 £47,500 -
Bristol -9 2 £36,250 -9.37%
PLM
England

PLM
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing PLM 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 PLM.

1 6 (75.00%) ERP
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Quality Management
1 6 (75.00%) Change Management
1 6 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (62.50%) CAD
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) PDM
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (37.50%) Document Management
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (25.00%) Automotive
5 2 (25.00%) MBA
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Business Development
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing PLM 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 PLM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Design Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Sales Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ERP
1 6 (75.00%) Quality Management
1 6 (75.00%) Change Management
2 5 (62.50%) PDM
2 5 (62.50%) CAD
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Document Management
4 3 (37.50%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MBA
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft