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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 71 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 233 305 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.90% 5.01% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.05% 5.26% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 184 217 222
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £55,000
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
5751 5796 4821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.17% 95.27% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4841 4792 4152
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,916 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -27 88 £47,500 +5.55% 17
Wiltshire -17 58 £45,000 -13.46% 10
Gloucestershire +1 33 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Somerset -6 22 £46,000 +2.22%
Devon +2 19 £42,500 -19.04% 6
Dorset -12 9 £55,000 +22.22%
Cornwall -14 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 316 (65.02%) Project Management
2 217 (44.65%) PRINCE2
3 170 (34.98%) Finance
4 161 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (20.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 59 (12.14%) Telecoms
7 56 (11.52%) MS Project
8 52 (10.70%) Security Cleared
9 47 (9.67%) Banking
9 47 (9.67%) ITIL
10 46 (9.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 45 (9.26%) SDLC
11 45 (9.26%) Scrum
12 44 (9.05%) Microsoft
13 43 (8.85%) Degree
14 42 (8.64%) E-Commerce
15 41 (8.44%) Change Management
16 39 (8.02%) Retail
17 36 (7.41%) Resource Management
18 35 (7.20%) Marketing
19 34 (7.00%) Project Planning
19 34 (7.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 34 (7.00%) PMI Certification
20 30 (6.17%) Software Delivery
21 29 (5.97%) Risk Management
21 29 (5.97%) Manufacturing
22 28 (5.76%) SAP
23 27 (5.56%) Data Centre
24 25 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
24 25 (5.14%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (2.47%) WebSphere
2 8 (1.65%) CMS
3 5 (1.03%) Drupal
4 4 (0.82%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.62%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.62%) JBoss
5 3 (0.62%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.21%) Lync
6 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.21%) IIS
6 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 56 (11.52%) MS Project
2 24 (4.94%) MS Excel
3 23 (4.73%) MS Visio
4 20 (4.12%) MS Office
5 4 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.41%) Niku Workbench
6 2 (0.41%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 17 (3.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.23%) Magento
3 5 (1.03%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.62%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.41%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.41%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.03%) WAN
1 5 (1.03%) Internet
1 5 (1.03%) MPLS
2 4 (0.82%) Firewall
2 4 (0.82%) LAN
2 4 (0.82%) VLAN
3 3 (0.62%) SAN
4 1 (0.21%) Intranet
4 1 (0.21%) PCoIP
4 1 (0.21%) SMS
4 1 (0.21%) VoIP
4 1 (0.21%) HTTP
4 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.03%) RDBMS
3 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (1.03%) Eclipse
2 3 (0.62%) Ant
2 3 (0.62%) JUnit
2 3 (0.62%) Maven
2 3 (0.62%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.62%) Eclipse RCP
2 3 (0.62%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.41%) JIRA
3 2 (0.41%) LSMW
General
1 170 (34.98%) Finance
2 59 (12.14%) Telecoms
3 47 (9.67%) Banking
4 39 (8.02%) Retail
5 35 (7.20%) Marketing
6 29 (5.97%) Manufacturing
7 21 (4.32%) Electronics
8 14 (2.88%) Games
9 9 (1.85%) Legal
10 8 (1.65%) Law
11 7 (1.44%) Aerospace
11 7 (1.44%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.23%) Military
13 5 (1.03%) Advertising
13 5 (1.03%) Billing
14 4 (0.82%) Back Office
15 2 (0.41%) Automotive
15 2 (0.41%) Local Government
16 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.26%) .NET
2 6 (1.23%) J2EE
3 5 (1.03%) CSS
3 5 (1.03%) XML
3 5 (1.03%) HTML
4 3 (0.62%) XSLT
4 3 (0.62%) JMS
4 3 (0.62%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (0.62%) JSP
4 3 (0.62%) Servlets
4 3 (0.62%) Spring
4 3 (0.62%) GWT
4 3 (0.62%) OSGi
5 1 (0.21%) REST
5 1 (0.21%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.21%) SOAP
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 19 (3.91%) PMI
3 18 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.50%) DTV
4 17 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.44%) NHS
6 6 (1.23%) AS400
6 6 (1.23%) iSeries
7 5 (1.03%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.82%) User Experience
9 3 (0.62%) Internet of Things
9 3 (0.62%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.62%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.62%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.62%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.62%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.41%) GIS
10 2 (0.41%) Life Science
10 2 (0.41%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.82%) UNIX
1 4 (0.82%) Windows
2 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (65.02%) Project Management
2 217 (44.65%) PRINCE2
3 161 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (20.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (9.67%) ITIL
6 45 (9.26%) Scrum
6 45 (9.26%) SDLC
7 42 (8.64%) E-Commerce
8 41 (8.44%) Change Management
9 36 (7.41%) Resource Management
10 34 (7.00%) Project Planning
11 30 (6.17%) Software Delivery
12 29 (5.97%) Risk Management
13 25 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (5.14%) Programme Management
13 25 (5.14%) Business Analysis
14 23 (4.73%) Waterfall
15 22 (4.53%) Logistics
15 22 (4.53%) Digital Marketing
16 19 (3.91%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.06%) C
2 9 (1.85%) Java
3 6 (1.23%) SQL
4 3 (0.62%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.41%) ABAP
6 1 (0.21%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.21%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.21%) C#
6 1 (0.21%) C++
Qualifications
1 52 (10.70%) Security Cleared
2 46 (9.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 43 (8.85%) Degree
4 34 (7.00%) PMI Certification
4 34 (7.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 21 (4.32%) PMP
5 21 (4.32%) DV Cleared
6 20 (4.12%) SC Cleared
7 17 (3.50%) APMP
8 6 (1.23%) APMG
8 6 (1.23%) MAPM
9 5 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.62%) ISEB
11 1 (0.21%) CISSP
11 1 (0.21%) CISA
11 1 (0.21%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.88%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) COREP
2 2 (0.41%) FINREP
3 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.62%) Firmware
4 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (9.05%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.76%) SAP
3 16 (3.29%) IBM
3 16 (3.29%) VMware
4 15 (3.09%) Oracle
5 11 (2.26%) RedPrairie
6 9 (1.85%) Demandware
6 9 (1.85%) ATG
6 9 (1.85%) hybris
7 7 (1.44%) HP
8 5 (1.03%) Dell
8 5 (1.03%) Cisco
8 5 (1.03%) Sage
8 5 (1.03%) Google
9 4 (0.82%) Rackspace
9 4 (0.82%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.62%) BEA
10 3 (0.62%) Sybase
11 2 (0.41%) JDA
11 2 (0.41%) Niku
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