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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 50 76 55
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 302 200 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.77% 3.38% 4.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% 3.55% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 235 160 230
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,000 £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
6067 5640 5484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.88% 95.21% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5083 4797 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 95 £47,000 -12.55% 17
Wiltshire +16 80 £52,500 +1.94% 15
Gloucestershire +27 63 £50,000 +8.10% 2
Somerset +3 19 £50,000 +7.52% 6
Dorset -7 19 £42,500 +18.05% 8
Devon -1 13 £27,500 -27.63% 4
Cornwall -4 2 - - 1
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 409 (66.40%) Project Management
2 308 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 242 (39.29%) Finance
4 150 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (15.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 85 (13.80%) PMI Certification
7 76 (12.34%) Degree
8 69 (11.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 68 (11.04%) PMP
9 68 (11.04%) MS Project
10 66 (10.71%) Change Management
11 65 (10.55%) ITIL
12 61 (9.90%) Telecoms
13 55 (8.93%) MS Office
14 54 (8.77%) People Management
15 50 (8.12%) Security Cleared
16 49 (7.95%) Banking
17 48 (7.79%) PRINCE
17 48 (7.79%) Change Control
18 47 (7.63%) Scrum
18 47 (7.63%) MS Excel
19 45 (7.31%) Microsoft
20 43 (6.98%) PMI
21 42 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
22 40 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
23 35 (5.68%) Legal
23 35 (5.68%) ERP
24 33 (5.36%) Retail
24 33 (5.36%) APMP
24 33 (5.36%) Line Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.49%) IIS
2 3 (0.49%) MS Project Server
3 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.32%) Lync
3 2 (0.32%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.32%) CMS
4 1 (0.16%) Apache
4 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 68 (11.04%) MS Project
2 55 (8.93%) MS Office
3 47 (7.63%) MS Excel
4 18 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.16%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.49%) Agresso
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.44%) SaaS
2 2 (0.32%) PaaS
2 2 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.95%) Unified Communications
2 9 (1.46%) Internet
3 6 (0.97%) SAN
4 5 (0.81%) FTP
5 4 (0.65%) LAN
5 4 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.49%) WAN
7 2 (0.32%) 3G
7 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.32%) Wireless
7 2 (0.32%) MIMO
7 2 (0.32%) LTE
7 2 (0.32%) Firewall
8 1 (0.16%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.16%) 2G
8 1 (0.16%) IMAP
8 1 (0.16%) DNS
8 1 (0.16%) PBX
8 1 (0.16%) VoIP
8 1 (0.16%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.49%) MySQL
1 3 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.32%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.32%) Big Data
2 2 (0.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 242 (39.29%) Finance
2 61 (9.90%) Telecoms
3 49 (7.95%) Banking
4 35 (5.68%) Legal
5 33 (5.36%) Retail
6 32 (5.19%) Marketing
7 15 (2.44%) Billing
8 14 (2.27%) Electronics
9 9 (1.46%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.46%) Advertising
9 9 (1.46%) Law
10 5 (0.81%) Local Government
10 5 (0.81%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.65%) Games
11 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.49%) Military
12 3 (0.49%) French Language
13 2 (0.32%) Automotive
13 2 (0.32%) Back Office
14 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.08%) .NET
2 11 (1.79%) HTML
3 4 (0.65%) HTML5
3 4 (0.65%) Java EE
4 2 (0.32%) CSS
5 1 (0.16%) Web Services
5 1 (0.16%) XML
5 1 (0.16%) XHTML
5 1 (0.16%) Ajax
5 1 (0.16%) jQuery
5 1 (0.16%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.98%) PMI
2 42 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.46%) Social Media
5 8 (1.30%) NHS
5 8 (1.30%) Smartcard
6 7 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 6 (0.97%) Digital Media
8 5 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.65%) E-Learning
9 4 (0.65%) EPoS
10 3 (0.49%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.32%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.16%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.16%) FMCG
12 1 (0.16%) Physics
12 1 (0.16%) e-Health
12 1 (0.16%) EMV
12 1 (0.16%) Chip and PIN
12 1 (0.16%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.44%) Windows
2 6 (0.97%) Linux
3 5 (0.81%) UNIX
4 4 (0.65%) Android
4 4 (0.65%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.49%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (66.40%) Project Management
2 308 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 150 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (15.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 66 (10.71%) Change Management
6 65 (10.55%) ITIL
7 54 (8.77%) People Management
8 48 (7.79%) Change Control
8 48 (7.79%) PRINCE
9 47 (7.63%) Scrum
10 35 (5.68%) ERP
11 33 (5.36%) Line Management
11 33 (5.36%) Mentoring
12 32 (5.19%) Waterfall
12 32 (5.19%) Business Transformation
12 32 (5.19%) Resource Management
13 31 (5.03%) Time Management
14 30 (4.87%) Risk Management
15 27 (4.38%) Matrix Management
16 26 (4.22%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (4.22%) SQL
2 17 (2.76%) Java
3 6 (0.97%) C#
4 5 (0.81%) VBA
5 3 (0.49%) C
5 3 (0.49%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.32%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 2 (0.32%) C++
6 2 (0.32%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 85 (13.80%) PMI Certification
2 76 (12.34%) Degree
3 69 (11.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 68 (11.04%) PMP
5 50 (8.12%) Security Cleared
6 40 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 33 (5.36%) APMP
8 30 (4.87%) SC Cleared
9 7 (1.14%) HND
10 6 (0.97%) HNC
10 6 (0.97%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.32%) MCP
12 2 (0.32%) MAPM
12 2 (0.32%) CIPD
13 1 (0.16%) ACCA
13 1 (0.16%) CIMA
13 1 (0.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 1 (0.16%) CCIE
13 1 (0.16%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.81%) QA
2 4 (0.65%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.32%) SLA
3 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (1.30%) Firmware
2 4 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.32%) SCCM
3 1 (0.16%) MOM
Vendors
1 45 (7.31%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.55%) ION Trading
3 24 (3.90%) SAP
4 16 (2.60%) Oracle
5 12 (1.95%) HP
6 10 (1.62%) VMware
7 7 (1.14%) Citrix
8 4 (0.65%) CheckPoint
8 4 (0.65%) Cisco
8 4 (0.65%) Google
9 2 (0.32%) F5
9 2 (0.32%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.32%) Marketo
9 2 (0.32%) Hummingbird
9 2 (0.32%) Open Text
9 2 (0.32%) Cognos
10 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.16%) Primavera
10 1 (0.16%) EMC
10 1 (0.16%) Ericsson
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