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 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 Manager
Rank 50 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 299 279 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.92% 4.81% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.13% 5.05% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 260 235 192
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £57,500
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
5829 5523 5273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.00% 95.29% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4789 4633 4642
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 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 +17 122 £50,000 - 26
Gloucestershire +7 55 £50,000 +17.64% 10
Wiltshire -20 47 £50,000 +5.26% 11
Dorset -10 24 £40,000 -15.78% 8
Somerset +6 22 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Devon -8 10 £50,000 +44.92% 1
Cornwall -13 3 £33,500 -21.17%
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 332 (56.66%) Project Management
2 295 (50.34%) PRINCE2
3 211 (36.01%) Finance
4 178 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
5 117 (19.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 75 (12.80%) ITIL
7 72 (12.29%) Security Cleared
8 68 (11.60%) Telecoms
9 66 (11.26%) Degree
10 65 (11.09%) Resource Management
10 65 (11.09%) MS Project
11 62 (10.58%) PMI Certification
12 57 (9.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 53 (9.04%) Banking
14 52 (8.87%) Change Management
15 51 (8.70%) Software Delivery
16 48 (8.19%) Microsoft
17 47 (8.02%) SC Cleared
18 46 (7.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 44 (7.51%) PRINCE
20 42 (7.17%) Scrum
21 38 (6.48%) PMP
22 37 (6.31%) Project Planning
23 35 (5.97%) Business Analysis
24 34 (5.80%) Marketing
24 34 (5.80%) PMI
24 34 (5.80%) SAP
25 31 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
25 31 (5.29%) People Management
26 30 (5.12%) Change Control

Project Manager
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 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 15 (2.56%) CMS
2 11 (1.88%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.02%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.85%) Drupal
5 1 (0.17%) WordPress
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 65 (11.09%) MS Project
2 28 (4.78%) MS Excel
3 19 (3.24%) MS Office
4 16 (2.73%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Niku Workbench
6 1 (0.17%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 10 (1.71%) SAP CO
1 10 (1.71%) SAP FI
1 10 (1.71%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (1.37%) Sage 200
3 6 (1.02%) Magento
3 6 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.68%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.17%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.22%) SaaS
2 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.34%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.68%) Internet
1 4 (0.68%) FTP
2 3 (0.51%) HTTP
3 2 (0.34%) MIMO
3 2 (0.34%) LTE
4 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.17%) SMS
4 1 (0.17%) Intranet
4 1 (0.17%) MPLS
4 1 (0.17%) Wireless
4 1 (0.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (1.71%) JIRA
2 4 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
General
1 211 (36.01%) Finance
2 68 (11.60%) Telecoms
3 53 (9.04%) Banking
4 34 (5.80%) Marketing
5 26 (4.44%) Retail
6 24 (4.10%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.56%) Aerospace
7 15 (2.56%) Electronics
8 14 (2.39%) Advertising
9 10 (1.71%) Games
10 7 (1.19%) Military
10 7 (1.19%) Law
11 6 (1.02%) Billing
12 5 (0.85%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.34%) Back Office
14 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.17%) Legal
14 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.75%) HTML
2 15 (2.56%) CSS
3 11 (1.88%) .NET
4 10 (1.71%) WebCenter
5 6 (1.02%) SAP Smart Forms
6 5 (0.85%) Apache Flex
7 3 (0.51%) HTML5
8 2 (0.34%) Java EE
9 1 (0.17%) XML
9 1 (0.17%) XHTML
9 1 (0.17%) Ajax
9 1 (0.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.80%) PMI
2 31 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 11 (1.88%) DTV
6 9 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.37%) NHS
8 7 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.85%) iSeries
9 5 (0.85%) Social Media
9 5 (0.85%) AS400
10 2 (0.34%) Blog
10 2 (0.34%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.34%) GIS
10 2 (0.34%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.34%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.34%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.34%) User Experience
11 1 (0.17%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.34%) Android
1 2 (0.34%) Windows XP
1 2 (0.34%) UNIX
1 2 (0.34%) Windows
1 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
1 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (56.66%) Project Management
2 295 (50.34%) PRINCE2
3 178 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (19.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 75 (12.80%) ITIL
6 65 (11.09%) Resource Management
7 52 (8.87%) Change Management
8 51 (8.70%) Software Delivery
9 44 (7.51%) PRINCE
10 42 (7.17%) Scrum
11 37 (6.31%) Project Planning
12 35 (5.97%) Business Analysis
13 31 (5.29%) People Management
14 30 (5.12%) Change Control
14 30 (5.12%) E-Commerce
15 27 (4.61%) ERP
15 27 (4.61%) Waterfall
16 26 (4.44%) Programme Management
17 24 (4.10%) Supplier Management
17 24 (4.10%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.39%) JavaScript
2 11 (1.88%) SQL
2 11 (1.88%) C
3 10 (1.71%) Java
4 4 (0.68%) C++
5 3 (0.51%) Embedded C
5 3 (0.51%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 72 (12.29%) Security Cleared
2 66 (11.26%) Degree
3 62 (10.58%) PMI Certification
4 57 (9.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 47 (8.02%) SC Cleared
6 46 (7.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 38 (6.48%) PMP
8 17 (2.90%) DV Cleared
9 12 (2.05%) APMP
10 9 (1.54%) MAPM
11 8 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.37%) APMG
12 2 (0.34%) ISEB
13 1 (0.17%) HNC
13 1 (0.17%) HND
13 1 (0.17%) CISSP
13 1 (0.17%) CISA
13 1 (0.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.54%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 48 (8.19%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.80%) SAP
3 16 (2.73%) ION Trading
4 11 (1.88%) Oracle
4 11 (1.88%) IBM
5 8 (1.37%) Sage
5 8 (1.37%) Trapeze
6 6 (1.02%) ATG
6 6 (1.02%) Demandware
6 6 (1.02%) hybris
6 6 (1.02%) RedPrairie
7 4 (0.68%) VMware
8 3 (0.51%) Cisco
8 3 (0.51%) HP
8 3 (0.51%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.34%) Google
9 2 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.17%) Facebook
10 1 (0.17%) Twitter
10 1 (0.17%) Rackspace
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension + Bonus + Flexi Work + Home
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Flexi Time & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
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
Gloucestershire
ITR Partners Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £44000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 4 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
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
HP
Posted: 6 days ago