The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management 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 Project Management 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 Management
Rank 24 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 548 542 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.07% 8.79% 9.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.63% 10.65% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 460 405 406
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
Project Management
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
5155 5089 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.33% 82.49% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4322 4127 3566
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,175
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Project Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Project Management Salary Trend in the South West

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Project Management Salary Histogram in the South West

Project Management
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 Project Management within the South West 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
Bristol -10 170 £47,000 +4.44% 28
Wiltshire 0 111 £50,000 +0.50% 30
Gloucestershire +3 96 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Dorset +23 65 £35,000 -20.00% 11
Somerset -3 59 £36,500 -23.15% 6
Devon -3 33 £47,500 - 7
Cornwall -16 7 £30,000 -29.41%
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 313 (32.47%) Finance
2 277 (28.73%) PRINCE2
3 242 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
4 167 (17.32%) ITIL
5 165 (17.12%) Microsoft
6 161 (16.70%) Degree
7 125 (12.97%) MS Excel
8 115 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 114 (11.83%) Security Cleared
10 107 (11.10%) Service Management
11 101 (10.48%) Windows
12 98 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
13 96 (9.96%) .NET
13 96 (9.96%) SQL Server
14 95 (9.85%) Change Management
15 94 (9.75%) Scrum
16 91 (9.44%) SQL
17 88 (9.13%) Retail
18 84 (8.71%) Service Delivery
19 83 (8.61%) Manufacturing
20 80 (8.30%) Telecoms
21 77 (7.99%) Oracle
21 77 (7.99%) SDLC
22 76 (7.88%) Marketing
22 76 (7.88%) VMware
23 75 (7.78%) C#
24 70 (7.26%) Management Information System
24 70 (7.26%) Business Analysis
25 69 (7.16%) SAP
26 68 (7.05%) Banking

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (4.56%) MS Exchange
2 29 (3.01%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.18%) IIS
4 18 (1.87%) Lync
5 17 (1.76%) WebSphere
5 17 (1.76%) CMS
6 14 (1.45%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.24%) ArcGIS
8 10 (1.04%) Drupal
9 6 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.52%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.41%) Apache
11 4 (0.41%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.41%) WordPress
11 4 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.41%) SilverStripe
12 3 (0.31%) MS Project Server
12 3 (0.31%) Apache ServiceMix
12 3 (0.31%) JBoss
Applications
1 125 (12.97%) MS Excel
2 63 (6.54%) MS Office
3 61 (6.33%) MS Project
4 45 (4.67%) MS Visio
5 31 (3.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.52%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.21%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.21%) Niku Workbench
8 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.10%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.10%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (1.35%) SAP FI
4 12 (1.24%) SAP FI/CO
4 12 (1.24%) SAP CO
5 9 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.93%) SAP HR
5 9 (0.93%) SAP Payroll
5 9 (0.93%) SAP HCM
6 8 (0.83%) Summit
7 7 (0.73%) WebTrends
8 5 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
8 5 (0.52%) Magento
8 5 (0.52%) Sage 200
8 5 (0.52%) Aareon QL
9 4 (0.41%) ZaiNet
10 3 (0.31%) Maximo
10 3 (0.31%) SAP FSCM
10 3 (0.31%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.35%) PaaS
2 11 (1.14%) Office 365
3 7 (0.73%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.73%) SaaS
4 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.10%) IaaS
5 1 (0.10%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.77%) SAN
2 32 (3.32%) LAN
3 29 (3.01%) WAN
4 26 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 26 (2.70%) Firewall
5 10 (1.04%) MPLS
6 8 (0.83%) SSL
7 7 (0.73%) Internet
7 7 (0.73%) VPN
7 7 (0.73%) DNS
8 6 (0.62%) DHCP
8 6 (0.62%) VoIP
8 6 (0.62%) WLAN
8 6 (0.62%) Network Security
9 5 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (0.52%) BGP
9 5 (0.52%) EIGRP
10 4 (0.41%) VLAN
11 2 (0.21%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (1.76%) Big Data
6 16 (1.66%) MySQL
7 15 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 15 (1.56%) Relational Database
8 13 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (1.24%) Hadoop
9 12 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
10 11 (1.14%) Data Mining
11 10 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (0.93%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.21%) Oracle BI EE
15 2 (0.21%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.21%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 21 (2.18%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.14%) Visual Studio
3 11 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (1.04%) Eclipse
4 10 (1.04%) Git (software)
5 9 (0.93%) Maven
6 7 (0.73%) Subversion
6 7 (0.73%) Ant
7 6 (0.62%) JUnit
7 6 (0.62%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.52%) Redmine
9 3 (0.31%) Eclipse RCP
9 3 (0.31%) JIRA
10 2 (0.21%) HttpUnit
10 2 (0.21%) DbUnit
10 2 (0.21%) XMLUnit
10 2 (0.21%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.21%) NUnit
10 2 (0.21%) Toad
General
1 313 (32.47%) Finance
2 88 (9.13%) Retail
3 83 (8.61%) Manufacturing
4 80 (8.30%) Telecoms
5 76 (7.88%) Marketing
6 68 (7.05%) Banking
7 39 (4.05%) Electronics
8 23 (2.39%) Military
9 21 (2.18%) Legal
9 21 (2.18%) Advertising
10 20 (2.07%) Law
11 14 (1.45%) Games
12 13 (1.35%) Back Office
13 7 (0.73%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.73%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.52%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.41%) Billing
16 3 (0.31%) Local Government
17 2 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 314 (32.57%) Project Manager
2 120 (12.45%) Analyst
3 91 (9.44%) Developer
4 68 (7.05%) Consultant
5 59 (6.12%) Senior Manager
6 50 (5.19%) Business Analyst
7 42 (4.36%) Software Manager
8 40 (4.15%) Senior Project Manager
9 38 (3.94%) Service Manager
10 33 (3.42%) .NET Developer
10 33 (3.42%) IT Project Manager
11 31 (3.22%) Software Project Manager
12 29 (3.01%) Delivery Manager
13 26 (2.70%) Programme Manager
13 26 (2.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 25 (2.59%) Systems Engineer
14 25 (2.59%) C# Developer
15 24 (2.49%) Digital Project Manager
16 23 (2.39%) Architect
17 22 (2.28%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (9.96%) .NET
2 58 (6.02%) HTML
3 39 (4.05%) CSS
3 39 (4.05%) XML
4 38 (3.94%) ASP.NET
5 29 (3.01%) Web Services
6 21 (2.18%) .NET Framework
7 16 (1.66%) Middleware
7 16 (1.66%) LAMP
8 15 (1.56%) J2EE
9 12 (1.24%) Spring
10 11 (1.14%) CGI
10 11 (1.14%) WCF
10 11 (1.14%) Ajax
11 10 (1.04%) Hibernate
12 9 (0.93%) jQuery
12 9 (0.93%) Java EE
12 9 (0.93%) REST
13 7 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (0.62%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 98 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (7.26%) Management Information System
3 48 (4.98%) Computer Science
4 39 (4.05%) Data Centre
5 25 (2.59%) DTV
6 22 (2.28%) PMI
7 21 (2.18%) GIS
7 21 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (1.76%) Performance Metrics
9 15 (1.56%) Photography
9 15 (1.56%) CMDB
10 12 (1.24%) Life Science
11 10 (1.04%) User Experience
11 10 (1.04%) Mathematics
12 8 (0.83%) Graphic Design
12 8 (0.83%) 3D Graphics
13 7 (0.73%) Statistics
13 7 (0.73%) Copywriting
14 6 (0.62%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.62%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 101 (10.48%) Windows
2 45 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (4.36%) Linux
4 37 (3.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (1.66%) Windows 7
6 11 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
6 11 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (1.14%) UNIX
6 11 (1.14%) Windows XP
6 11 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.52%) Android
8 3 (0.31%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.10%) Solaris
9 1 (0.10%) VMS
9 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (28.73%) PRINCE2
2 242 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (17.32%) ITIL
4 115 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 107 (11.10%) Service Management
6 95 (9.85%) Change Management
7 94 (9.75%) Scrum
8 84 (8.71%) Service Delivery
9 77 (7.99%) SDLC
10 70 (7.26%) Business Analysis
11 62 (6.43%) Time Management
12 61 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
13 59 (6.12%) Resource Management
14 57 (5.91%) Waterfall
15 55 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
16 52 (5.39%) Risk Management
16 52 (5.39%) Programme Management
17 50 (5.19%) CRM
18 49 (5.08%) E-Commerce
19 47 (4.88%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 91 (9.44%) SQL
2 75 (7.78%) C#
3 63 (6.54%) Java
4 57 (5.91%) JavaScript
5 52 (5.39%) C
6 24 (2.49%) PHP
7 14 (1.45%) T-SQL
7 14 (1.45%) VBScript
8 13 (1.35%) C++
8 13 (1.35%) VB.NET
8 13 (1.35%) Python
9 11 (1.14%) Perl
9 11 (1.14%) VB
9 11 (1.14%) Shell Script
10 9 (0.93%) VBA
10 9 (0.93%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.41%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.31%) Embedded C
12 3 (0.31%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.21%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 161 (16.70%) Degree
2 114 (11.83%) Security Cleared
3 55 (5.71%) DV Cleared
4 39 (4.05%) PMI Certification
5 38 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (3.63%) SC Cleared
6 35 (3.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 34 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 30 (3.11%) MCSE
9 29 (3.01%) MCSA
10 27 (2.80%) MCP
10 27 (2.80%) ISEB
10 27 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 26 (2.70%) CCA
11 26 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
11 26 (2.70%) CCEA
11 26 (2.70%) CCEE
12 23 (2.39%) PMP
13 16 (1.66%) APMP
14 11 (1.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.11%) QA
2 22 (2.28%) SLA
3 13 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.14%) ISO 9001
5 10 (1.04%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.21%) P3O
6 2 (0.21%) COREP
6 2 (0.21%) FINREP
6 2 (0.21%) BS7799
6 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 51 (5.29%) Active Directory
2 27 (2.80%) XenApp
3 25 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.66%) vSphere
5 12 (1.24%) KVM
6 5 (0.52%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.52%) Firmware
7 2 (0.21%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.10%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (1.24%) SCCM
2 11 (1.14%) Puppet
2 11 (1.14%) Graphite
3 4 (0.41%) cPanel
4 3 (0.31%) SCOM
5 1 (0.10%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.10%) SCSM
Vendors
1 165 (17.12%) Microsoft
2 77 (7.99%) Oracle
3 76 (7.88%) VMware
4 69 (7.16%) SAP
5 44 (4.56%) Citrix
6 41 (4.25%) Cisco
7 27 (2.80%) EMC
8 26 (2.70%) AppSense
9 25 (2.59%) IBM
10 12 (1.24%) HP
10 12 (1.24%) Avaya
10 12 (1.24%) Red Hat
10 12 (1.24%) ESRI
10 12 (1.24%) Google
10 12 (1.24%) RedPrairie
11 11 (1.14%) Dell
12 9 (0.93%) ATG
12 9 (0.93%) CheckPoint
12 9 (0.93%) Demandware
12 9 (0.93%) hybris
Wiltshire
Skye Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
SCC
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,800 per annum Up to £22,000 base salary and £4,800
Posted: 9 hours ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension, flexible working, etc.
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 70-85K
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HEFCE
Salary: From £44,640 to £51,336 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benfits & training & car
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
HEFCE
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago