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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 45 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 314 252 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.98% 4.78% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.24% 5.02% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 229 222 166
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £55,000 £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
5997 5024 5316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.21% 95.28% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5028 4376 4693
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +23 97 £47,000 -1.05% 18
Wiltshire +4 88 £52,000 +9.47% 11
Somerset +4 42 £43,500 -3.33% 1
Gloucestershire -12 29 £47,500 +31.03% 8
Dorset -4 26 £45,000 +25.00% 7
Devon -17 18 £58,750 +59.86% 5
Cornwall -4 6 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 402 (70.16%) Project Management
2 275 (47.99%) PRINCE2
3 209 (36.47%) Finance
4 163 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (16.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 81 (14.14%) MS Project
7 62 (10.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 62 (10.82%) PMI Certification
7 62 (10.82%) Scrum
8 60 (10.47%) MS Office
9 57 (9.95%) Change Management
10 55 (9.60%) ITIL
10 55 (9.60%) MS Excel
11 54 (9.42%) Degree
12 50 (8.73%) PMP
13 49 (8.55%) Legal
14 47 (8.20%) Telecoms
15 46 (8.03%) Microsoft
16 44 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
17 42 (7.33%) Change Control
17 42 (7.33%) Retail
18 40 (6.98%) PRINCE
19 39 (6.81%) People Management
20 38 (6.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 37 (6.46%) Time Management
22 36 (6.28%) Security Cleared
22 36 (6.28%) Line Management
22 36 (6.28%) PMI
23 34 (5.93%) APMP
23 34 (5.93%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 17 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.87%) MS Project Server
3 4 (0.70%) IIS
4 3 (0.52%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.35%) Lync
5 2 (0.35%) CMS
6 1 (0.17%) Drupal
6 1 (0.17%) Apache
6 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 81 (14.14%) MS Project
2 60 (10.47%) MS Office
3 55 (9.60%) MS Excel
4 13 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.52%) Agresso
2 3 (0.52%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.17%) Magento
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.17%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.35%) SaaS
1 2 (0.35%) PaaS
1 2 (0.35%) IaaS
2 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.92%) Unified Communications
2 9 (1.57%) Internet
3 8 (1.40%) SAN
3 8 (1.40%) WAN
4 4 (0.70%) LAN
4 4 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.52%) Firewall
6 2 (0.35%) 3G
6 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.17%) DNS
7 1 (0.17%) PBX
7 1 (0.17%) VoIP
7 1 (0.17%) MPLS
7 1 (0.17%) Wireless
7 1 (0.17%) 2G
7 1 (0.17%) IMAP
7 1 (0.17%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (0.87%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.52%) Big Data
3 3 (0.52%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.17%) QlikView
5 1 (0.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.52%) JIRA
1 3 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 209 (36.47%) Finance
2 49 (8.55%) Legal
3 47 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 42 (7.33%) Retail
5 30 (5.24%) Banking
6 21 (3.66%) Law
6 21 (3.66%) Marketing
7 15 (2.62%) Electronics
8 13 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.27%) Billing
9 12 (2.09%) Games
10 6 (1.05%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.87%) Advertising
11 5 (0.87%) Local Government
12 3 (0.52%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.52%) French Language
13 2 (0.35%) Automotive
13 2 (0.35%) Military
14 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.49%) .NET
2 8 (1.40%) HTML
3 5 (0.87%) HTML5
3 5 (0.87%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 4 (0.70%) Java EE
5 3 (0.52%) Web Services
6 2 (0.35%) WPF
6 2 (0.35%) SOAP
6 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.17%) CSS
7 1 (0.17%) jQuery
7 1 (0.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.28%) PMI
3 21 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.40%) Smartcard
5 7 (1.22%) EPoS
5 7 (1.22%) NHS
6 6 (1.05%) Social Media
7 5 (0.87%) Computer Science
7 5 (0.87%) Mobile Games
7 5 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.70%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.70%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.52%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.52%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.52%) User Experience
10 2 (0.35%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.35%) FMCG
11 1 (0.17%) iPad
11 1 (0.17%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.17%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.27%) Windows
2 6 (1.05%) Linux
2 6 (1.05%) UNIX
3 3 (0.52%) Android
4 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (70.16%) Project Management
2 275 (47.99%) PRINCE2
3 163 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (16.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 62 (10.82%) Scrum
6 57 (9.95%) Change Management
7 55 (9.60%) ITIL
8 42 (7.33%) Change Control
9 40 (6.98%) PRINCE
10 39 (6.81%) People Management
11 37 (6.46%) Time Management
12 36 (6.28%) Line Management
13 34 (5.93%) Waterfall
14 33 (5.76%) Mentoring
15 30 (5.24%) ERP
16 28 (4.89%) Matrix Management
17 27 (4.71%) Business Analysis
17 27 (4.71%) Risk Management
17 27 (4.71%) Business Transformation
18 25 (4.36%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 27 (4.71%) SQL
2 17 (2.97%) Java
3 6 (1.05%) C
4 5 (0.87%) C#
4 5 (0.87%) VBA
5 4 (0.70%) PHP
5 4 (0.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.35%) VB
6 2 (0.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 62 (10.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 62 (10.82%) PMI Certification
2 54 (9.42%) Degree
3 50 (8.73%) PMP
4 38 (6.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 36 (6.28%) Security Cleared
6 34 (5.93%) APMP
7 17 (2.97%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.05%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.70%) HND
10 3 (0.52%) HNC
10 3 (0.52%) ISEB
10 3 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.35%) MCP
11 2 (0.35%) CIPD
12 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.17%) MAPM
12 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.17%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.87%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.52%) QA
2 3 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.40%) Firmware
2 4 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (8.03%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.84%) SAP
3 17 (2.97%) HP
4 15 (2.62%) Oracle
5 11 (1.92%) VMware
5 11 (1.92%) ION Trading
6 9 (1.57%) Citrix
7 5 (0.87%) Hummingbird
7 5 (0.87%) Open Text
8 4 (0.70%) Google
9 3 (0.52%) LexisNexis
9 3 (0.52%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.52%) Cognos
9 3 (0.52%) Cisco
10 2 (0.35%) Eloqua
10 2 (0.35%) Twitter
10 2 (0.35%) Marketo
10 2 (0.35%) F5
11 1 (0.17%) Tableau
11 1 (0.17%) Planview
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 22 days holiday + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £3500 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Capita
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - Company Vehicle
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Vodafone
Posted: 10 days ago