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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 77 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 204 264 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.48% 4.31% 4.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 4.49% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 175 192 191
Average salary £47,000 £45,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,775 £37,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £52,500
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
5628 5880 4993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.06% 95.95% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4789 4881 4334
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 28 July 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 July 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 -33 75 £50,000 +8.10% 27
Wiltshire -16 48 £45,000 -13.87% 12
Gloucestershire -8 32 £55,000 +37.50% 7
Somerset +11 16 £49,000 +8.88% 1
Dorset -1 16 £45,000 - 4
Devon -1 15 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Cornwall -17 1 £45,000 -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 318 (62.23%) Project Management
2 244 (47.75%) PRINCE2
3 167 (32.68%) Agile Software Development
4 166 (32.49%) Finance
5 114 (22.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 68 (13.31%) MS Project
7 63 (12.33%) Telecoms
8 58 (11.35%) Security Cleared
9 54 (10.57%) SDLC
9 54 (10.57%) ITIL
10 51 (9.98%) PMI Certification
10 51 (9.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 47 (9.20%) Change Management
12 46 (9.00%) Microsoft
12 46 (9.00%) Degree
13 42 (8.22%) Banking
14 41 (8.02%) E-Commerce
15 40 (7.83%) SAP
15 40 (7.83%) Scrum
16 38 (7.44%) Resource Management
17 37 (7.24%) Marketing
17 37 (7.24%) Manufacturing
18 35 (6.85%) Retail
18 35 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 34 (6.65%) Project Planning
19 34 (6.65%) Software Delivery
20 32 (6.26%) PMI
21 31 (6.07%) Data Centre
22 29 (5.68%) Business Analysis
22 29 (5.68%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (2.35%) WebSphere
2 9 (1.76%) CMS
3 5 (0.98%) Drupal
4 4 (0.78%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.59%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (0.59%) JBoss
5 3 (0.59%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.20%) Lync
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.20%) IIS
6 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 68 (13.31%) MS Project
2 23 (4.50%) MS Excel
3 21 (4.11%) MS Visio
4 18 (3.52%) MS Office
5 2 (0.39%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 19 (3.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (2.15%) SAP FI
3 9 (1.76%) Sage 200
3 9 (1.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (1.76%) SAP CO
4 8 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (1.17%) SAP ERP
5 6 (1.17%) Magento
6 3 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.39%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.98%) MPLS
2 4 (0.78%) Firewall
2 4 (0.78%) WAN
2 4 (0.78%) VLAN
3 3 (0.59%) HTTP
3 3 (0.59%) LAN
3 3 (0.59%) SAN
3 3 (0.59%) Internet
4 1 (0.20%) PCoIP
4 1 (0.20%) SMS
4 1 (0.20%) VoIP
4 1 (0.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (0.98%) Relational Database
3 5 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (0.98%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.17%) JIRA
2 5 (0.98%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.59%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.59%) Eclipse RCP
3 3 (0.59%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.59%) Maven
3 3 (0.59%) Ant
3 3 (0.59%) JUnit
General
1 166 (32.49%) Finance
2 63 (12.33%) Telecoms
3 42 (8.22%) Banking
4 37 (7.24%) Marketing
4 37 (7.24%) Manufacturing
5 35 (6.85%) Retail
6 26 (5.09%) Electronics
7 15 (2.94%) Games
8 11 (2.15%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.76%) Advertising
9 9 (1.76%) Law
10 8 (1.57%) Military
11 6 (1.17%) Legal
12 5 (0.98%) Billing
12 5 (0.98%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.59%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.39%) Automotive
14 2 (0.39%) Local Government
15 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.54%) .NET
2 11 (2.15%) HTML
2 11 (2.15%) CSS
3 6 (1.17%) J2EE
3 6 (1.17%) WebCenter
4 5 (0.98%) Apache Flex
4 5 (0.98%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (0.59%) OSGi
5 3 (0.59%) GWT
5 3 (0.59%) Spring
5 3 (0.59%) JSP
5 3 (0.59%) Servlets
5 3 (0.59%) XML
5 3 (0.59%) XSLT
5 3 (0.59%) JMS
5 3 (0.59%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.20%) REST
6 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.20%) SOAP
6 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.26%) PMI
2 31 (6.07%) Data Centre
3 21 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.72%) DTV
5 10 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.37%) iSeries
6 7 (1.37%) AS400
6 7 (1.37%) NHS
7 4 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.78%) User Experience
8 3 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (0.59%) SWIFT
8 3 (0.59%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.59%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.39%) GIS
9 2 (0.39%) Life Science
9 2 (0.39%) Blog
9 2 (0.39%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (0.98%) UNIX
2 4 (0.78%) Windows
3 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (62.23%) Project Management
2 244 (47.75%) PRINCE2
3 167 (32.68%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (22.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (10.57%) SDLC
5 54 (10.57%) ITIL
6 47 (9.20%) Change Management
7 41 (8.02%) E-Commerce
8 40 (7.83%) Scrum
9 38 (7.44%) Resource Management
10 34 (6.65%) Project Planning
10 34 (6.65%) Software Delivery
11 29 (5.68%) Business Analysis
11 29 (5.68%) Programme Management
12 28 (5.48%) Risk Management
12 28 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (4.31%) Digital Marketing
14 21 (4.11%) Logistics
14 21 (4.11%) ERP
14 21 (4.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.15%) C
2 10 (1.96%) Java
3 9 (1.76%) JavaScript
4 8 (1.57%) SQL
5 4 (0.78%) Embedded C
5 4 (0.78%) Embedded C++
5 4 (0.78%) C++
6 1 (0.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 58 (11.35%) Security Cleared
2 51 (9.98%) PMI Certification
2 51 (9.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 46 (9.00%) Degree
4 35 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 27 (5.28%) PMP
5 27 (5.28%) SC Cleared
6 20 (3.91%) DV Cleared
7 14 (2.74%) APMP
8 9 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.57%) MAPM
9 8 (1.57%) APMG
10 3 (0.59%) ISEB
11 1 (0.20%) CISSP
11 1 (0.20%) CISA
11 1 (0.20%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.20%) COREP
2 1 (0.20%) FINREP
2 1 (0.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.39%) Firmware
4 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.20%) KVM
4 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (9.00%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.83%) SAP
3 17 (3.33%) IBM
4 16 (3.13%) Oracle
4 16 (3.13%) VMware
5 9 (1.76%) Demandware
5 9 (1.76%) hybris
5 9 (1.76%) RedPrairie
5 9 (1.76%) ATG
5 9 (1.76%) Sage
6 8 (1.57%) HP
7 6 (1.17%) Trapeze
8 5 (0.98%) Google
8 5 (0.98%) Dell
8 5 (0.98%) Cisco
9 4 (0.78%) CheckPoint
9 4 (0.78%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.59%) Sybase
10 3 (0.59%) BEA
11 1 (0.20%) Teradici
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