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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 54 57 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 287 228 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.79% 4.32% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% 4.53% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 251 184 168
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 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,750 £60,750
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
5762 5035 5224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.16% 95.34% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4817 4303 4604
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +13 108 £47,500 -13.63% 31
Wiltshire -10 49 £45,000 -0.55% 9
Gloucestershire +16 45 £50,000 +25.00% 9
Somerset +10 26 £35,000 -26.31% 4
Dorset -26 22 £40,000 -15.78%
Devon +2 11 £50,000 +44.92% 4
Cornwall -10 1 - - 1
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 331 (56.87%) Project Management
2 313 (53.78%) PRINCE2
3 207 (35.57%) Finance
4 150 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (17.01%) Stakeholder Management
6 89 (15.29%) PMI Certification
7 86 (14.78%) Degree
8 73 (12.54%) Security Cleared
9 70 (12.03%) ITIL
10 66 (11.34%) Telecoms
11 64 (11.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 62 (10.65%) MS Project
13 60 (10.31%) Banking
14 59 (10.14%) Resource Management
15 58 (9.97%) PMP
16 55 (9.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 50 (8.59%) SC Cleared
17 50 (8.59%) Change Management
17 50 (8.59%) Microsoft
18 44 (7.56%) PMI
18 44 (7.56%) Change Control
19 43 (7.39%) People Management
19 43 (7.39%) PRINCE
20 38 (6.53%) Scrum
20 38 (6.53%) SAP
21 36 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
21 36 (6.19%) ERP
21 36 (6.19%) Marketing
22 33 (5.67%) MS Excel
23 31 (5.33%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (2.41%) CMS
2 11 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.34%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.34%) Drupal
4 1 (0.17%) WordPress
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 62 (10.65%) MS Project
2 33 (5.67%) MS Excel
3 20 (3.44%) MS Office
4 12 (2.06%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (1.72%) SAP FI
1 10 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (1.72%) SAP CO
2 7 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (1.20%) Sage 200
3 6 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.69%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.52%) Magento
6 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.23%) SaaS
2 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.03%) Internet
2 5 (0.86%) FTP
3 3 (0.52%) HTTP
4 2 (0.34%) MIMO
4 2 (0.34%) LTE
4 2 (0.34%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.17%) Firewall
5 1 (0.17%) Wireless
5 1 (0.17%) DNS
5 1 (0.17%) SMS
5 1 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.52%) MySQL
3 2 (0.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (1.72%) JIRA
2 4 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
General
1 207 (35.57%) Finance
2 66 (11.34%) Telecoms
3 60 (10.31%) Banking
4 36 (6.19%) Marketing
5 25 (4.30%) Retail
6 20 (3.44%) Manufacturing
7 16 (2.75%) Advertising
7 16 (2.75%) Aerospace
8 11 (1.89%) Electronics
9 8 (1.37%) Military
10 7 (1.20%) Games
10 7 (1.20%) Billing
11 5 (0.86%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.86%) Law
12 4 (0.69%) Legal
13 2 (0.34%) Automotive
13 2 (0.34%) Back Office
14 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.30%) HTML
2 20 (3.44%) .NET
3 13 (2.23%) CSS
4 10 (1.72%) WebCenter
5 7 (1.20%) HTML5
6 6 (1.03%) SAP Smart Forms
6 6 (1.03%) Java EE
7 5 (0.86%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.17%) jQuery
8 1 (0.17%) Ajax
8 1 (0.17%) XML
8 1 (0.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.56%) PMI
2 36 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.23%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.72%) Social Media
5 10 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.20%) NHS
6 7 (1.20%) DTV
7 4 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.52%) E-Learning
8 3 (0.52%) iSeries
8 3 (0.52%) AS400
9 2 (0.34%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.34%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.34%) User Experience
10 1 (0.17%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.17%) Clustering
10 1 (0.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (0.86%) Windows
2 3 (0.52%) Windows XP
2 3 (0.52%) Android
2 3 (0.52%) Windows 7
2 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.34%) UNIX
4 1 (0.17%) AIX
4 1 (0.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (56.87%) Project Management
2 313 (53.78%) PRINCE2
3 150 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (17.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (12.03%) ITIL
6 59 (10.14%) Resource Management
7 50 (8.59%) Change Management
8 44 (7.56%) Change Control
9 43 (7.39%) People Management
9 43 (7.39%) PRINCE
10 38 (6.53%) Scrum
11 36 (6.19%) ERP
12 31 (5.33%) Waterfall
13 29 (4.98%) Project Planning
14 28 (4.81%) Business Analysis
15 26 (4.47%) Supplier Management
16 24 (4.12%) Programme Management
17 23 (3.95%) E-Commerce
18 21 (3.61%) CRM
18 21 (3.61%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 17 (2.92%) SQL
2 14 (2.41%) Java
3 12 (2.06%) JavaScript
4 10 (1.72%) C
5 5 (0.86%) C++
6 3 (0.52%) C#
6 3 (0.52%) Embedded C
6 3 (0.52%) Embedded C++
7 2 (0.34%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 89 (15.29%) PMI Certification
2 86 (14.78%) Degree
3 73 (12.54%) Security Cleared
4 64 (11.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 58 (9.97%) PMP
6 55 (9.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 50 (8.59%) SC Cleared
8 13 (2.23%) DV Cleared
9 12 (2.06%) APMP
10 8 (1.37%) MAPM
11 7 (1.20%) APMG
11 7 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.03%) HND
13 5 (0.86%) HNC
14 1 (0.17%) CISA
14 1 (0.17%) CISM
14 1 (0.17%) ISEB
14 1 (0.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.20%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.17%) MOM
Vendors
1 50 (8.59%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.53%) SAP
3 30 (5.15%) ION Trading
4 11 (1.89%) Oracle
5 8 (1.37%) Sage
5 8 (1.37%) Trapeze
6 5 (0.86%) CheckPoint
6 5 (0.86%) IBM
6 5 (0.86%) HP
7 3 (0.52%) Cisco
7 3 (0.52%) VMware
8 2 (0.34%) ATG
8 2 (0.34%) Demandware
8 2 (0.34%) hybris
8 2 (0.34%) RedPrairie
8 2 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.17%) Primavera
9 1 (0.17%) EMC
9 1 (0.17%) Citrix
9 1 (0.17%) Epicor
Chippenham, Wiltshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30K to 60K
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £56000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West England
People Source
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £1 to £1 per annum market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + pension, certifications, career pr
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago