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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 25 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 491 509 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.09% 8.78% 7.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.82% 10.74% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 377 392 304
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +4.44%
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
5000 4740 4306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.35% 81.78% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4085 3939 3782
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 May 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 May 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 0 170 £49,000 +13.62% 31
Wiltshire -6 97 £44,000 -7.85% 18
Gloucestershire -1 96 £45,000 +19.20% 12
Somerset +7 36 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Devon 0 32 £35,000 -10.25% 1
Dorset -3 30 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Cornwall -14 5 £33,500 +4.68%
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 321 (33.75%) PRINCE2
2 288 (30.28%) Finance
3 239 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
4 174 (18.30%) Microsoft
5 161 (16.93%) Degree
6 150 (15.77%) ITIL
7 140 (14.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 128 (13.46%) MS Excel
9 106 (11.15%) Change Management
10 103 (10.83%) Windows
11 100 (10.52%) Analytical Skills
12 96 (10.09%) Security Cleared
13 91 (9.57%) Business Analysis
14 83 (8.73%) MS Project
15 80 (8.41%) SQL
16 79 (8.31%) HTML
17 77 (8.10%) Service Management
18 75 (7.89%) VMware
18 75 (7.89%) Banking
19 73 (7.68%) Scrum
19 73 (7.68%) SQL Server
20 72 (7.57%) C#
20 72 (7.57%) Line Management
21 71 (7.47%) JavaScript
22 70 (7.36%) .NET
23 67 (7.05%) SAP
24 66 (6.94%) MS Office
25 65 (6.83%) Management Information System
26 63 (6.62%) Time Management
27 62 (6.52%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 50 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 43 (4.52%) Lync
3 37 (3.89%) SharePoint
4 34 (3.58%) IIS
5 14 (1.47%) CMS
6 11 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (0.63%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.63%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
8 6 (0.63%) Alfresco
9 5 (0.53%) Drupal
10 4 (0.42%) WordPress
11 3 (0.32%) nginx
11 3 (0.32%) SAS
11 3 (0.32%) Apache
12 2 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.21%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle UPK
12 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 128 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 83 (8.73%) MS Project
3 66 (6.94%) MS Office
4 40 (4.21%) MS Visio
5 35 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.32%) InDesign
6 3 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.21%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.21%) SPSS
7 2 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.21%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.11%) FastStats
8 1 (0.11%) Maya
8 1 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.11%) CATIA
8 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.11%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.11%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 17 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.58%) SAP FI/CO
2 15 (1.58%) SAP CO
2 15 (1.58%) SAP FI
3 10 (1.05%) SAP Business One
4 9 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.84%) SAP HR
5 8 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.84%) SAP Payroll
5 8 (0.84%) SAP HCM
5 8 (0.84%) Sage 200
6 7 (0.74%) SAP ERP
6 7 (0.74%) Magento
7 4 (0.42%) ZaiNet
7 4 (0.42%) SAP FSCM
8 3 (0.32%) Primavera
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.21%) Maximo
9 2 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.47%) SaaS
2 8 (0.84%) Office 365
3 7 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.63%) PaaS
5 3 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.10%) LAN
2 36 (3.79%) WAN
3 35 (3.68%) SAN
4 32 (3.36%) TCP/IP
5 20 (2.10%) SSL
6 19 (2.00%) WLAN
7 15 (1.58%) Firewall
8 14 (1.47%) NetScaler
9 13 (1.37%) Intranet
10 8 (0.84%) Internet
11 6 (0.63%) Network Security
12 5 (0.53%) MPLS
12 5 (0.53%) VoIP
13 4 (0.42%) VPN
13 4 (0.42%) EIGRP
13 4 (0.42%) BGP
13 4 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (0.42%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.21%) FTP
14 2 (0.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (7.68%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (1.37%) MySQL
5 12 (1.26%) Big Data
6 11 (1.16%) Relational Database
7 8 (0.84%) Data Mining
7 8 (0.84%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.74%) Hadoop
8 7 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.63%) MS Access
9 6 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.21%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.21%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (1.68%) JIRA
3 14 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
4 11 (1.16%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (0.53%) Redmine
7 4 (0.42%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.32%) JUnit
9 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.21%) NUnit
9 2 (0.21%) Robolectric
10 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.11%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.11%) Subversion
10 1 (0.11%) Ant
General
1 288 (30.28%) Finance
2 75 (7.89%) Banking
3 59 (6.20%) Telecoms
4 57 (5.99%) Marketing
5 53 (5.57%) Retail
6 41 (4.31%) Military
7 25 (2.63%) Aerospace
7 25 (2.63%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.68%) Advertising
9 15 (1.58%) Electronics
10 14 (1.47%) Legal
11 12 (1.26%) Games
12 11 (1.16%) Investment Banking
12 11 (1.16%) Back Office
13 10 (1.05%) Law
14 3 (0.32%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.21%) Avionics
16 1 (0.11%) Local Government
16 1 (0.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 332 (34.91%) Project Manager
2 128 (13.46%) Analyst
3 76 (7.99%) Developer
4 73 (7.68%) Consultant
5 67 (7.05%) Business Analyst
6 40 (4.21%) Senior Manager
7 38 (4.00%) Programme Manager
8 34 (3.58%) Software Manager
9 29 (3.05%) Service Manager
10 28 (2.94%) Agile Project Manager
11 26 (2.73%) Software Project Manager
12 25 (2.63%) Digital Project Manager
13 22 (2.31%) Senior Project Manager
13 22 (2.31%) IT Project Manager
14 21 (2.21%) Infrastructure Consultant
15 19 (2.00%) Technical Manager
15 19 (2.00%) PMO Manager
16 18 (1.89%) Delivery Manager
16 18 (1.89%) Infrastructure Manager
16 18 (1.89%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (8.31%) HTML
2 70 (7.36%) .NET
3 62 (6.52%) CSS
4 39 (4.10%) XML
5 36 (3.79%) ASP.NET
6 29 (3.05%) Web Services
7 25 (2.63%) HTML5
8 18 (1.89%) CSS3
9 16 (1.68%) .NET Framework
10 14 (1.47%) JSON
11 13 (1.37%) Sass
11 13 (1.37%) LESS
11 13 (1.37%) OOCSS
12 9 (0.95%) WebCenter
13 8 (0.84%) LINQ
13 8 (0.84%) Entity Framework
13 8 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (0.74%) jQuery
14 7 (0.74%) LAMP
15 6 (0.63%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 100 (10.52%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (6.83%) Management Information System
3 37 (3.89%) Computer Science
4 32 (3.36%) PMI
5 22 (2.31%) User Experience
6 19 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (1.37%) Wiki
8 12 (1.26%) Visualisation
8 12 (1.26%) Performance Metrics
9 11 (1.16%) NHS
10 9 (0.95%) Open Source
10 9 (0.95%) FMCG
11 8 (0.84%) DTV
11 8 (0.84%) 3D Graphics
11 8 (0.84%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.74%) Graphic Design
12 7 (0.74%) Photography
13 6 (0.63%) E-Learning
13 6 (0.63%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 103 (10.83%) Windows
2 42 (4.42%) Linux
3 21 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (1.79%) UNIX
5 13 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (0.95%) Solaris
7 7 (0.74%) SUSE
7 7 (0.74%) HPUX
8 6 (0.63%) Android
8 6 (0.63%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.53%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.21%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (33.75%) PRINCE2
2 239 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (15.77%) ITIL
4 140 (14.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 106 (11.15%) Change Management
6 91 (9.57%) Business Analysis
7 77 (8.10%) Service Management
8 73 (7.68%) Scrum
9 72 (7.57%) Line Management
10 63 (6.62%) Time Management
11 62 (6.52%) Waterfall
12 60 (6.31%) Service Delivery
13 58 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
13 58 (6.10%) Change Control
14 56 (5.89%) Resource Management
14 56 (5.89%) Programme Management
15 54 (5.68%) People Management
16 49 (5.15%) CRM
17 47 (4.94%) Project Planning
18 45 (4.73%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 80 (8.41%) SQL
2 72 (7.57%) C#
3 71 (7.47%) JavaScript
4 44 (4.63%) Java
5 36 (3.79%) C
6 32 (3.36%) PHP
7 17 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 13 (1.37%) Shell Script
9 11 (1.16%) VBA
10 8 (0.84%) PowerShell
11 7 (0.74%) Python
11 7 (0.74%) Perl
12 6 (0.63%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.53%) C++
14 4 (0.42%) VB
15 3 (0.32%) PHP5
15 3 (0.32%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.32%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.32%) Embedded C
15 3 (0.32%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 161 (16.93%) Degree
2 96 (10.09%) Security Cleared
3 53 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 50 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 44 (4.63%) PMI Certification
6 42 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 41 (4.31%) DV Cleared
8 36 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 25 (2.63%) PMP
10 24 (2.52%) MCSE
11 22 (2.31%) MCITP
12 21 (2.21%) CCEE
12 21 (2.21%) CCA
12 21 (2.21%) Citrix Certification
12 21 (2.21%) CCEA
13 20 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 14 (1.47%) ISEB
14 14 (1.47%) MCSA
15 12 (1.26%) MCP
16 11 (1.16%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.73%) QA
2 15 (1.58%) SLA
3 10 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 10 (1.05%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.11%) DO-254
5 1 (0.11%) COBIT
5 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.11%) BS7799
System Software
1 55 (5.78%) Active Directory
2 44 (4.63%) vSphere
3 37 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.79%) XenApp
5 14 (1.47%) XenDesktop
6 9 (0.95%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.63%) KVM
8 5 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.53%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.42%) Firmware
10 1 (0.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (2.73%) SCCM
2 7 (0.74%) Puppet
2 7 (0.74%) NetBackup
3 6 (0.63%) Graphite
4 5 (0.53%) SCOM
5 3 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.11%) cPanel
6 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.11%) Nessus
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 174 (18.30%) Microsoft
2 75 (7.89%) VMware
3 67 (7.05%) SAP
4 48 (5.05%) Cisco
5 47 (4.94%) Oracle
6 32 (3.36%) Citrix
7 30 (3.15%) HP
8 28 (2.94%) IBM
9 23 (2.42%) EMC
10 22 (2.31%) Avaya
11 21 (2.21%) AppSense
12 20 (2.10%) Dell
13 16 (1.68%) Google
14 15 (1.58%) Red Hat
15 14 (1.47%) Twitter
16 13 (1.37%) Facebook
17 12 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
18 10 (1.05%) Symantec
19 8 (0.84%) Adobe
19 8 (0.84%) Sage
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Flexi Time & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + profit share + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive, please state your expectations on application
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + private healthcare, pension + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £31500 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Accudo Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £44000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
i-Systems Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago