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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 46 48 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 313 252 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.08% 4.99% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.34% 5.25% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 230 223 143
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.04%
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
5862 4798 5564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.13% 95.01% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4885 4153 4932
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 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 +16 112 £45,000 -5.26% 23
Wiltshire -1 89 £51,500 +8.42% 10
Somerset -9 40 £44,500 -4.30% 9
Dorset +4 26 £45,000 +26.76% 6
Gloucestershire -20 19 £41,250 +3.12% 2
Devon -17 12 £52,500 +38.15% 2
Cornwall +7 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 392 (67.01%) Project Management
2 249 (42.56%) PRINCE2
3 219 (37.44%) Finance
4 177 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
5 109 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 86 (14.70%) MS Project
7 69 (11.79%) Scrum
8 57 (9.74%) MS Office
8 57 (9.74%) ITIL
9 55 (9.40%) Change Management
10 47 (8.03%) Line Management
11 46 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
11 46 (7.86%) MS Excel
12 45 (7.69%) Microsoft
12 45 (7.69%) Legal
13 44 (7.52%) Retail
13 44 (7.52%) Degree
13 44 (7.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 43 (7.35%) Telecoms
15 41 (7.01%) PRINCE
16 40 (6.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 38 (6.50%) PMI Certification
18 35 (5.98%) Business Analysis
19 34 (5.81%) APMP
19 34 (5.81%) Change Control
20 31 (5.30%) Waterfall
20 31 (5.30%) Time Management
20 31 (5.30%) PMP
21 30 (5.13%) Risk Management
22 29 (4.96%) PMI

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 12 (2.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.85%) MS Project Server
3 3 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (0.51%) IIS
3 3 (0.51%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.34%) CMS
4 2 (0.34%) Lync
4 2 (0.34%) Drupal
5 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 86 (14.70%) MS Project
2 57 (9.74%) MS Office
3 46 (7.86%) MS Excel
4 9 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.85%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.68%) Agresso
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.17%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.17%) IaaS
1 1 (0.17%) SaaS
1 1 (0.17%) PaaS
1 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.88%) Unified Communications
2 8 (1.37%) SAN
2 8 (1.37%) WAN
3 7 (1.20%) Internet
4 5 (0.85%) LAN
5 4 (0.68%) Firewall
5 4 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.34%) 3G
6 2 (0.34%) 2G
6 2 (0.34%) MVNO
7 1 (0.17%) LTE
7 1 (0.17%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.17%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.17%) 4G
7 1 (0.17%) IMAP
7 1 (0.17%) Wireless
7 1 (0.17%) MPLS
7 1 (0.17%) GSM
7 1 (0.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (0.68%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.51%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.34%) Big Data
5 1 (0.17%) QlikView
5 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (0.68%) JIRA
2 3 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 219 (37.44%) Finance
2 45 (7.69%) Legal
3 44 (7.52%) Retail
4 43 (7.35%) Telecoms
5 25 (4.27%) Banking
6 23 (3.93%) Law
7 18 (3.08%) Marketing
8 16 (2.74%) Games
9 15 (2.56%) Electronics
10 12 (2.05%) Billing
10 12 (2.05%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.03%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.03%) Advertising
11 6 (1.03%) Local Government
12 3 (0.51%) French Language
13 2 (0.34%) Military
13 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.91%) .NET
2 8 (1.37%) HTML
3 5 (0.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 4 (0.68%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.68%) HTML5
5 3 (0.51%) Java EE
6 2 (0.34%) SOAP
6 2 (0.34%) Web Services
6 2 (0.34%) WPF
7 1 (0.17%) jQuery
7 1 (0.17%) CSS3
7 1 (0.17%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.96%) PMI
3 24 (4.10%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.54%) EPoS
5 8 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.37%) User Experience
6 7 (1.20%) NHS
7 6 (1.03%) Firmware
7 6 (1.03%) Smartcard
7 6 (1.03%) Mobile Games
8 5 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.85%) iPad
9 4 (0.68%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.68%) Social Media
9 4 (0.68%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.68%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.68%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.68%) iPhone
10 3 (0.51%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.51%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.56%) Windows
2 8 (1.37%) Android
3 7 (1.20%) Apple iOS
3 7 (1.20%) Linux
4 6 (1.03%) UNIX
5 5 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.68%) Windows 8
6 4 (0.68%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (67.01%) Project Management
2 249 (42.56%) PRINCE2
3 177 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 69 (11.79%) Scrum
6 57 (9.74%) ITIL
7 55 (9.40%) Change Management
8 47 (8.03%) Line Management
9 41 (7.01%) PRINCE
10 35 (5.98%) Business Analysis
11 34 (5.81%) Change Control
12 31 (5.30%) Waterfall
12 31 (5.30%) Time Management
13 30 (5.13%) Risk Management
14 29 (4.96%) People Management
15 27 (4.62%) Mentoring
15 27 (4.62%) Matrix Management
15 27 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
16 25 (4.27%) ERP
16 25 (4.27%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 24 (4.10%) SQL
2 14 (2.39%) Java
3 7 (1.20%) C
4 6 (1.03%) PHP
5 5 (0.85%) C#
6 4 (0.68%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.51%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.51%) VBA
8 2 (0.34%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.34%) VB
9 1 (0.17%) Scala
9 1 (0.17%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (7.52%) Degree
1 44 (7.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 40 (6.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 38 (6.50%) PMI Certification
4 34 (5.81%) APMP
5 31 (5.30%) PMP
6 27 (4.62%) Security Cleared
7 11 (1.88%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.20%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.85%) ISEB
10 2 (0.34%) MCP
10 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.34%) CIPD
11 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.17%) MAPM
11 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.17%) CIMA
11 1 (0.17%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.05%) QA
2 7 (1.20%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.85%) SCCM
3 4 (0.68%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 45 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.62%) SAP
3 15 (2.56%) Oracle
4 14 (2.39%) HP
5 11 (1.88%) VMware
6 10 (1.71%) Citrix
7 6 (1.03%) Cisco
8 5 (0.85%) Hummingbird
8 5 (0.85%) ATG
8 5 (0.85%) Open Text
9 4 (0.68%) Apple
9 4 (0.68%) Google
10 3 (0.51%) LexisNexis
10 3 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.51%) Cognos
11 2 (0.34%) IBM
11 2 (0.34%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.34%) Eloqua
11 2 (0.34%) Marketo
11 2 (0.34%) Twitter
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wiltshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £54000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Clarks
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Clarks
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + 35days hols
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Cross Train to SharePoint
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £48000 - £63000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package/ Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive with extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West, UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Excellent benefits and incentives
Posted: 8 days ago