The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 68 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 228 262 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.80% 4.30% 4.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.96% 4.48% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 199 197 199
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5752 5848 4991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.95% 95.92% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 4808 4398
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Project Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in the South West

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Project Manager Salary Histogram in the South West

Project Manager
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 Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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 -13 99 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Wiltshire -17 42 £45,000 -13.87% 9
Gloucestershire +2 39 £50,000 +14.28% 6
Dorset +2 17 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Somerset 0 16 £47,500 - 5
Devon -8 10 £43,750 +16.66% 2
Cornwall -12 3 £33,500 -25.55% 1
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 326 (60.71%) Project Management
2 270 (50.28%) PRINCE2
3 182 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
4 169 (31.47%) Finance
5 112 (20.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 67 (12.48%) MS Project
7 66 (12.29%) ITIL
8 62 (11.55%) Security Cleared
9 60 (11.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 60 (11.17%) Telecoms
10 55 (10.24%) SDLC
11 53 (9.87%) Degree
12 50 (9.31%) Change Management
12 50 (9.31%) PMI Certification
12 50 (9.31%) Microsoft
13 46 (8.57%) Resource Management
14 45 (8.38%) Scrum
15 44 (8.19%) Banking
16 40 (7.45%) E-Commerce
17 39 (7.26%) Software Delivery
17 39 (7.26%) Data Centre
18 38 (7.08%) SAP
18 38 (7.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 36 (6.70%) Marketing
20 34 (6.33%) SC Cleared
21 32 (5.96%) Manufacturing
22 31 (5.77%) Project Planning
22 31 (5.77%) Business Analysis
22 31 (5.77%) PMI
23 30 (5.59%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (2.61%) CMS
2 12 (2.23%) WebSphere
3 11 (2.05%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.12%) Drupal
5 3 (0.56%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.56%) JBoss
5 3 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.19%) IIS
6 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.19%) WordPress
6 1 (0.19%) Lync
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 67 (12.48%) MS Project
2 26 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 21 (3.91%) MS Visio
4 17 (3.17%) MS Office
5 2 (0.37%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 15 (2.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (2.05%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (2.05%) Sage 200
3 10 (1.86%) SAP FI
3 10 (1.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (1.86%) SAP CO
4 7 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.12%) SAP ERP
5 6 (1.12%) Magento
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.37%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.56%) Office 365
2 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.93%) MPLS
2 4 (0.74%) Firewall
2 4 (0.74%) VLAN
2 4 (0.74%) WAN
3 3 (0.56%) HTTP
3 3 (0.56%) SAN
3 3 (0.56%) LAN
3 3 (0.56%) Internet
4 2 (0.37%) SMS
5 1 (0.19%) VoIP
5 1 (0.19%) Intranet
5 1 (0.19%) PCoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (0.93%) RDBMS
3 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (0.93%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.68%) JIRA
2 5 (0.93%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.56%) Eclipse RCP
4 3 (0.56%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.56%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.56%) Maven
4 3 (0.56%) Ant
4 3 (0.56%) JUnit
General
1 169 (31.47%) Finance
2 60 (11.17%) Telecoms
3 44 (8.19%) Banking
4 36 (6.70%) Marketing
5 32 (5.96%) Manufacturing
6 30 (5.59%) Retail
7 22 (4.10%) Electronics
8 15 (2.79%) Games
9 13 (2.42%) Aerospace
10 12 (2.23%) Advertising
11 8 (1.49%) Law
12 7 (1.30%) Military
12 7 (1.30%) Billing
13 5 (0.93%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.93%) Legal
14 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.37%) Local Government
15 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.19%) Automotive
15 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.35%) HTML
2 16 (2.98%) .NET
3 15 (2.79%) CSS
4 9 (1.68%) WebCenter
5 6 (1.12%) SAP Smart Forms
5 6 (1.12%) J2EE
6 5 (0.93%) Apache Flex
7 3 (0.56%) GWT
7 3 (0.56%) Spring
7 3 (0.56%) HTML5
7 3 (0.56%) OSGi
7 3 (0.56%) JSP
7 3 (0.56%) Servlets
7 3 (0.56%) XML
7 3 (0.56%) XSLT
7 3 (0.56%) JMS
7 3 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.37%) Java EE
9 1 (0.19%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.26%) Data Centre
2 31 (5.77%) PMI
3 25 (4.66%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (2.98%) DTV
6 14 (2.61%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.49%) NHS
9 7 (1.30%) AS400
9 7 (1.30%) iSeries
10 6 (1.12%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.93%) User Experience
11 5 (0.93%) Social Media
12 3 (0.56%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.56%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (0.56%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.56%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.37%) GIS
13 2 (0.37%) E-Learning
13 2 (0.37%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (0.93%) UNIX
2 4 (0.74%) Windows
3 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (60.71%) Project Management
2 270 (50.28%) PRINCE2
3 182 (33.89%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (20.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 66 (12.29%) ITIL
6 55 (10.24%) SDLC
7 50 (9.31%) Change Management
8 46 (8.57%) Resource Management
9 45 (8.38%) Scrum
10 40 (7.45%) E-Commerce
11 39 (7.26%) Software Delivery
12 31 (5.77%) Business Analysis
12 31 (5.77%) Project Planning
13 26 (4.84%) Waterfall
13 26 (4.84%) Programme Management
14 25 (4.66%) PRINCE
15 24 (4.47%) CRM
16 23 (4.28%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (4.28%) Risk Management
17 22 (4.10%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.42%) Java
2 12 (2.23%) JavaScript
3 11 (2.05%) C
4 10 (1.86%) SQL
5 4 (0.74%) Embedded C
5 4 (0.74%) Embedded C++
5 4 (0.74%) C++
6 1 (0.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 62 (11.55%) Security Cleared
2 60 (11.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 53 (9.87%) Degree
4 50 (9.31%) PMI Certification
5 38 (7.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 34 (6.33%) SC Cleared
7 27 (5.03%) PMP
8 17 (3.17%) DV Cleared
9 14 (2.61%) APMP
10 10 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.49%) APMG
11 8 (1.49%) MAPM
12 4 (0.74%) ISEB
13 1 (0.19%) CISSP
13 1 (0.19%) CISA
13 1 (0.19%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.23%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.37%) Firmware
4 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.19%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (9.31%) Microsoft
2 38 (7.08%) SAP
3 17 (3.17%) Oracle
3 17 (3.17%) IBM
4 16 (2.98%) VMware
5 11 (2.05%) Sage
6 9 (1.68%) ATG
6 9 (1.68%) hybris
6 9 (1.68%) RedPrairie
6 9 (1.68%) Demandware
7 8 (1.49%) HP
8 7 (1.30%) Trapeze
9 6 (1.12%) Google
10 5 (0.93%) Dell
10 5 (0.93%) Cisco
11 4 (0.74%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.74%) Rackspace
12 3 (0.56%) ION Trading
12 3 (0.56%) BEA
12 3 (0.56%) Sybase
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dorset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000 plus great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
CHM Recruit
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Southwest One
Salary: From £36,783 to £37,687 per annum (37 hours per week)
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
WHSmith
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago