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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 24 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 535 484 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.67% 9.56% 7.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.69% 11.71% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 409 406 348
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,975
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
5004 4133 4365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.05% 81.60% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4092 3558 3833
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 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 +1 169 £47,500 +5.55% 24
Wiltshire +2 135 £50,250 +5.78% 14
Somerset +5 86 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Gloucestershire -12 64 £40,000 +11.11% 19
Dorset -21 33 £45,000 +20.00% 11
Devon -8 29 £45,000 +11.80% 3
Cornwall +8 11 £40,000 +45.45%
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (31.65%) Finance
2 305 (30.84%) PRINCE2
3 239 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (13.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 130 (13.14%) Microsoft
5 127 (12.84%) Degree
6 118 (11.93%) ITIL
7 109 (11.02%) MS Project
8 100 (10.11%) MS Excel
9 97 (9.81%) Business Analysis
9 97 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
10 96 (9.71%) Change Management
11 92 (9.30%) MS Office
12 87 (8.80%) SQL
13 86 (8.70%) Scrum
14 81 (8.19%) SQL Server
14 81 (8.19%) Line Management
15 77 (7.79%) Management Information System
16 70 (7.08%) Risk Management
17 69 (6.98%) Windows
18 66 (6.67%) .NET
19 62 (6.27%) Mentoring
20 61 (6.17%) PRINCE
20 61 (6.17%) Legal
21 60 (6.07%) ERP
21 60 (6.07%) Security Cleared
22 58 (5.86%) C#
23 57 (5.76%) Java
24 56 (5.66%) Oracle
24 56 (5.66%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 38 (3.84%) SharePoint
2 31 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 30 (3.03%) CMS
4 24 (2.43%) IIS
5 12 (1.21%) Lync
6 10 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (0.91%) WebSphere
7 9 (0.91%) Drupal
8 8 (0.81%) Apache
9 6 (0.61%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.61%) MS Project Server
9 6 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.51%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (0.40%) SAS
11 4 (0.40%) WordPress
12 3 (0.30%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 109 (11.02%) MS Project
2 100 (10.11%) MS Excel
3 92 (9.30%) MS Office
4 24 (2.43%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.71%) Acrobat
6 7 (0.71%) FrameMaker
7 4 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.30%) SPSS
9 1 (0.10%) InDesign
9 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.10%) FastStats
9 1 (0.10%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.71%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.30%) Agresso
4 3 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.30%) Magento
4 3 (0.30%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 2 (0.20%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.20%) Sage 1000
5 2 (0.20%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.20%) Sage 50
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.20%) Exchequer
5 2 (0.20%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.10%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.10%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.01%) SaaS
2 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.20%) Basecamp
5 2 (0.20%) IaaS
5 2 (0.20%) PaaS
6 1 (0.10%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.93%) TCP/IP
2 26 (2.63%) Internet
3 22 (2.22%) Firewall
4 20 (2.02%) LAN
4 20 (2.02%) WAN
5 17 (1.72%) DNS
6 14 (1.42%) SAN
6 14 (1.42%) DHCP
7 11 (1.11%) Unified Communications
8 8 (0.81%) NAS
8 8 (0.81%) MPLS
9 7 (0.71%) SSL
10 5 (0.51%) LDAP
10 5 (0.51%) WLAN
10 5 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (0.51%) 4G
11 4 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.40%) IPv6
11 4 (0.40%) Intranet
12 3 (0.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (1.92%) MySQL
5 18 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (0.91%) QlikView
8 9 (0.91%) MongoDB
8 9 (0.91%) Relational Database
9 8 (0.81%) Big Data
9 8 (0.81%) MS Access
9 8 (0.81%) OLAP
10 7 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (0.71%) DataStage
10 7 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (0.71%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.71%) HBase
10 7 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (0.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 13 (1.31%) Visual Studio
3 11 (1.11%) Subversion
4 8 (0.81%) ClearCase
4 8 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.61%) JIRA
6 5 (0.51%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.40%) Maven
7 4 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.30%) Ant
8 3 (0.30%) JUnit
8 3 (0.30%) Apache Ivy
8 3 (0.30%) Selenium
9 1 (0.10%) Xdebug
9 1 (0.10%) CodeWarrior
General
1 313 (31.65%) Finance
2 61 (6.17%) Legal
3 56 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 56 (5.66%) Retail
4 34 (3.44%) Manufacturing
5 32 (3.24%) Marketing
6 25 (2.53%) Law
7 22 (2.22%) Banking
8 19 (1.92%) Local Government
9 16 (1.62%) Military
10 15 (1.52%) Electronics
10 15 (1.52%) Billing
11 14 (1.42%) Games
11 14 (1.42%) Aerospace
11 14 (1.42%) Automotive
12 13 (1.31%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.51%) Advertising
14 3 (0.30%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.30%) French Language
15 2 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 391 (39.53%) Project Manager
2 128 (12.94%) Analyst
3 71 (7.18%) IT Project Manager
4 69 (6.98%) Business Analyst
5 56 (5.66%) Developer
5 56 (5.66%) Consultant
6 54 (5.46%) Architect
7 41 (4.15%) Senior Manager
8 37 (3.74%) Technical Manager
9 34 (3.44%) Technical Leader
10 30 (3.03%) Programme Manager
11 27 (2.73%) Senior Project Manager
12 21 (2.12%) Service Manager
12 21 (2.12%) Senior Analyst
12 21 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 21 (2.12%) Agile Project Manager
13 20 (2.02%) Business Manager
13 20 (2.02%) Infrastructure Manager
14 19 (1.92%) Test Manager
15 18 (1.82%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (6.67%) .NET
2 50 (5.06%) HTML
3 33 (3.34%) Web Services
4 30 (3.03%) CSS
5 26 (2.63%) ASP.NET
6 25 (2.53%) XML
6 25 (2.53%) HTML5
7 21 (2.12%) jQuery
8 16 (1.62%) Middleware
9 12 (1.21%) Ajax
10 11 (1.11%) JSP
10 11 (1.11%) SOAP
10 11 (1.11%) REST
10 11 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (1.01%) J2EE
12 9 (0.91%) XHTML
12 9 (0.91%) Spring
13 8 (0.81%) WCF
14 7 (0.71%) PhoneGap
14 7 (0.71%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 97 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (7.79%) Management Information System
3 37 (3.74%) PMI
4 31 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 24 (2.43%) Mathematics
5 24 (2.43%) User Experience
6 16 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (1.31%) Mobile App
7 13 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
8 12 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
9 11 (1.11%) NHS
10 9 (0.91%) W3C
10 9 (0.91%) EPoS
11 8 (0.81%) Visualisation
11 8 (0.81%) Social Media
12 7 (0.71%) Firmware
12 7 (0.71%) Smartcard
12 7 (0.71%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.61%) Mainframe
13 6 (0.61%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 69 (6.98%) Windows
2 29 (2.93%) Linux
3 21 (2.12%) Android
4 20 (2.02%) Apple iOS
5 17 (1.72%) UNIX
6 13 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.71%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.61%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.51%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.40%) AIX
11 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.40%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.40%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.30%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.30%) Solaris
13 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (30.84%) PRINCE2
2 239 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (13.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 118 (11.93%) ITIL
5 97 (9.81%) Business Analysis
6 96 (9.71%) Change Management
7 86 (8.70%) Scrum
8 81 (8.19%) Line Management
9 70 (7.08%) Risk Management
10 62 (6.27%) Mentoring
11 61 (6.17%) PRINCE
12 60 (6.07%) ERP
13 51 (5.16%) Service Delivery
14 50 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
14 50 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
15 47 (4.75%) People Management
16 46 (4.65%) Change Control
16 46 (4.65%) Time Management
16 46 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 45 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 87 (8.80%) SQL
2 58 (5.86%) C#
3 57 (5.76%) Java
4 41 (4.15%) C
5 23 (2.33%) C++
6 19 (1.92%) JavaScript
6 19 (1.92%) PHP
7 15 (1.52%) T-SQL
7 15 (1.52%) Ada
8 11 (1.11%) VB.NET
9 9 (0.91%) VB
10 8 (0.81%) PL/SQL
10 8 (0.81%) Assembly Language
11 7 (0.71%) VC++
11 7 (0.71%) Python
12 6 (0.61%) VBA
13 4 (0.40%) VB6
13 4 (0.40%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.30%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 127 (12.84%) Degree
2 60 (6.07%) Security Cleared
3 46 (4.65%) PMI Certification
4 39 (3.94%) APMP
4 39 (3.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 38 (3.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 33 (3.34%) SC Cleared
7 32 (3.24%) PMP
8 30 (3.03%) ISEB
9 23 (2.33%) DV Cleared
10 12 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.01%) HNC
12 8 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (0.81%) MCITP
13 7 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.51%) CISSP
15 5 (0.51%) CCNA
15 5 (0.51%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.13%) QA
2 23 (2.33%) SLA
3 17 (1.72%) COBIT
4 12 (1.21%) ISO 9001
5 11 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.91%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.40%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.20%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.20%) WCAG
9 2 (0.20%) WAI
10 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.10%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 40 (4.04%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.01%) vSphere
5 4 (0.40%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.20%) Kerio MailServer
7 2 (0.20%) XenApp
8 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.10%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.10%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (1.52%) SCCM
2 4 (0.40%) WSUS
2 4 (0.40%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (0.30%) SAP Afaria
4 2 (0.20%) Nagios
4 2 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.20%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.10%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.10%) SCOM
5 1 (0.10%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.10%) MOM
Vendors
1 130 (13.14%) Microsoft
2 56 (5.66%) Oracle
3 47 (4.75%) SAP
4 43 (4.35%) Cisco
5 42 (4.25%) VMware
6 26 (2.63%) HP
7 24 (2.43%) Citrix
8 17 (1.72%) IBM
9 12 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (1.11%) Dell
11 9 (0.91%) Apple
12 8 (0.81%) Adobe
12 8 (0.81%) Avaya
12 8 (0.81%) Juniper
12 8 (0.81%) CheckPoint
13 7 (0.71%) Teradata
13 7 (0.71%) Sencha
13 7 (0.71%) Cognos
13 7 (0.71%) Informatica
14 6 (0.61%) Business Objects
Cheltenham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol
Ministry of Defence
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Mason Frank
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, pension, bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Cross Train to SharePoint
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Westek Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hot Rec
Salary: Market Related
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago