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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 53 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 278 186 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.66% 3.36% 4.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.85% 3.52% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 228 147 219
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
5729 5287 5497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.95% 95.48% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4881 4476 4897
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +14 103 £46,000 -23.33% 24
Wiltshire +12 62 £50,000 -2.91% 16
Gloucestershire +28 56 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Somerset +6 21 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Dorset -26 12 £48,750 +35.41% 7
Devon +1 5 £27,500 -45.00% 4
Cornwall -4 2 - -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 377 (63.04%) Project Management
2 317 (53.01%) PRINCE2
3 219 (36.62%) Finance
4 144 (24.08%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 86 (14.38%) Degree
7 83 (13.88%) PMI Certification
8 81 (13.55%) ITIL
9 72 (12.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 67 (11.20%) PMP
11 61 (10.20%) MS Project
12 59 (9.87%) Security Cleared
13 58 (9.70%) Telecoms
14 57 (9.53%) Change Management
15 53 (8.86%) PRINCE
16 50 (8.36%) Microsoft
16 50 (8.36%) Banking
16 50 (8.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 50 (8.36%) Change Control
17 49 (8.19%) People Management
18 46 (7.69%) Scrum
18 46 (7.69%) Resource Management
19 43 (7.19%) MS Office
20 42 (7.02%) MS Excel
21 41 (6.86%) SC Cleared
22 39 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
23 38 (6.35%) PMI
24 33 (5.52%) ERP
25 32 (5.35%) Marketing
26 31 (5.18%) ION Trading

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 18 (3.01%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.17%) CMS
3 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.33%) Lync
4 1 (0.17%) IIS
4 1 (0.17%) Apache
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.17%) Drupal
4 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 61 (10.20%) MS Project
2 43 (7.19%) MS Office
3 42 (7.02%) MS Excel
4 15 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.67%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.50%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.17%) Magento
3 1 (0.17%) Agresso
3 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.51%) SaaS
2 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.33%) PaaS
3 2 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.34%) Internet
2 7 (1.17%) Unified Communications
3 5 (0.84%) FTP
4 3 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.33%) SAN
5 2 (0.33%) MIMO
5 2 (0.33%) LTE
5 2 (0.33%) 3G
5 2 (0.33%) Firewall
6 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.17%) DNS
6 1 (0.17%) LAN
6 1 (0.17%) SMS
6 1 (0.17%) VoIP
6 1 (0.17%) WAN
6 1 (0.17%) Wireless
6 1 (0.17%) 2G
6 1 (0.17%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.50%) MySQL
1 3 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.33%) Big Data
2 2 (0.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (1.00%) JIRA
2 4 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 219 (36.62%) Finance
2 58 (9.70%) Telecoms
3 50 (8.36%) Banking
4 32 (5.35%) Marketing
5 27 (4.52%) Retail
6 25 (4.18%) Legal
7 12 (2.01%) Advertising
8 11 (1.84%) Billing
8 11 (1.84%) Electronics
9 9 (1.51%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.34%) Aerospace
11 7 (1.17%) Law
12 5 (0.84%) Local Government
12 5 (0.84%) Games
13 4 (0.67%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.50%) Military
15 2 (0.33%) Back Office
15 2 (0.33%) Automotive
16 1 (0.17%) Publishing
16 1 (0.17%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.51%) .NET
2 18 (3.01%) HTML
3 7 (1.17%) HTML5
4 6 (1.00%) Java EE
4 6 (1.00%) CSS
5 4 (0.67%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.17%) jQuery
6 1 (0.17%) Web Services
6 1 (0.17%) XML
6 1 (0.17%) XHTML
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (0.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (6.35%) PMI
3 22 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.34%) Computer Science
4 14 (2.34%) Social Media
5 9 (1.51%) NHS
6 8 (1.34%) Smartcard
7 5 (0.84%) Digital Media
7 5 (0.84%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.84%) E-Learning
8 3 (0.50%) EPoS
9 2 (0.33%) DTV
9 2 (0.33%) User Experience
10 1 (0.17%) Physics
10 1 (0.17%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.17%) Clustering
10 1 (0.17%) EMV
10 1 (0.17%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (0.17%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.34%) Windows
2 4 (0.67%) Linux
3 3 (0.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (0.50%) Android
3 3 (0.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.50%) UNIX
4 1 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (63.04%) Project Management
2 317 (53.01%) PRINCE2
3 144 (24.08%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 81 (13.55%) ITIL
6 57 (9.53%) Change Management
7 53 (8.86%) PRINCE
8 50 (8.36%) Change Control
9 49 (8.19%) People Management
10 46 (7.69%) Scrum
10 46 (7.69%) Resource Management
11 33 (5.52%) ERP
12 31 (5.18%) Time Management
13 28 (4.68%) Waterfall
13 28 (4.68%) Supplier Management
14 27 (4.52%) Line Management
14 27 (4.52%) Mentoring
15 26 (4.35%) Coaching
16 25 (4.18%) Business Transformation
17 22 (3.68%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (3.85%) SQL
2 18 (3.01%) Java
3 5 (0.84%) JavaScript
3 5 (0.84%) C#
3 5 (0.84%) VBA
4 4 (0.67%) C
5 2 (0.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 2 (0.33%) C++
6 1 (0.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 86 (14.38%) Degree
2 83 (13.88%) PMI Certification
3 72 (12.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 67 (11.20%) PMP
5 59 (9.87%) Security Cleared
6 50 (8.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 41 (6.86%) SC Cleared
8 27 (4.52%) APMP
9 7 (1.17%) HND
10 6 (1.00%) HNC
10 6 (1.00%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.33%) MAPM
13 1 (0.17%) MCP
13 1 (0.17%) CCIE
13 1 (0.17%) CCNP
13 1 (0.17%) CCNA
13 1 (0.17%) ISEB
13 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.50%) QA
2 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (1.34%) Firmware
2 3 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.33%) SCCM
3 1 (0.17%) MOM
Vendors
1 50 (8.36%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.18%) ION Trading
3 26 (4.35%) SAP
4 12 (2.01%) Oracle
5 10 (1.67%) HP
6 7 (1.17%) VMware
7 5 (0.84%) Citrix
8 4 (0.67%) Cisco
8 4 (0.67%) Sage
8 4 (0.67%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.33%) Hummingbird
10 2 (0.33%) Open Text
10 2 (0.33%) Marketo
10 2 (0.33%) Trapeze
10 2 (0.33%) F5
10 2 (0.33%) Eloqua
11 1 (0.17%) Facebook
11 1 (0.17%) Twitter
11 1 (0.17%) Google
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