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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 46 50 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 301 248 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.96% 4.85% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 5.09% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 214 218 158
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £57,500 £60,000
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
5767 4871 5461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.12% 95.23% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4837 4205 4840
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 1 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 1 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 +24 102 £45,000 -5.26% 17
Wiltshire 0 86 £51,500 +8.42% 13
Somerset -3 41 £44,500 -1.11% 3
Dorset 0 23 £45,000 +25.00% 7
Gloucestershire -25 22 £42,500 +10.38% 6
Devon -15 16 £42,500 +11.84% 7
Cornwall +1 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 390 (68.54%) Project Management
2 252 (44.29%) PRINCE2
3 206 (36.20%) Finance
4 167 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (16.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 89 (15.64%) MS Project
7 63 (11.07%) MS Office
8 61 (10.72%) Change Management
8 61 (10.72%) Scrum
9 57 (10.02%) ITIL
10 51 (8.96%) MS Excel
11 49 (8.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 48 (8.44%) Legal
13 47 (8.26%) Retail
13 47 (8.26%) Degree
13 47 (8.26%) Microsoft
14 45 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
15 44 (7.73%) PMI Certification
16 41 (7.21%) Line Management
17 39 (6.85%) Telecoms
18 38 (6.68%) PRINCE
18 38 (6.68%) Change Control
18 38 (6.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 37 (6.50%) PMP
20 36 (6.33%) APMP
21 35 (6.15%) Time Management
22 33 (5.80%) Security Cleared
23 32 (5.62%) People Management
24 31 (5.45%) PMI
25 30 (5.27%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 14 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.88%) MS Project Server
3 4 (0.70%) IIS
4 3 (0.53%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.53%) Lync
5 2 (0.35%) Drupal
5 2 (0.35%) CMS
6 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.18%) Apache
6 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 89 (15.64%) MS Project
2 63 (11.07%) MS Office
3 51 (8.96%) MS Excel
4 11 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.53%) Agresso
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.18%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.35%) IaaS
1 2 (0.35%) SaaS
1 2 (0.35%) PaaS
2 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.93%) Unified Communications
2 8 (1.41%) WAN
2 8 (1.41%) Internet
2 8 (1.41%) SAN
3 4 (0.70%) LAN
3 4 (0.70%) Firewall
3 4 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.35%) 3G
5 1 (0.18%) 2G
5 1 (0.18%) Wireless
5 1 (0.18%) MPLS
5 1 (0.18%) PBX
5 1 (0.18%) IMAP
5 1 (0.18%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (0.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.53%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.35%) Big Data
4 2 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.18%) QlikView
5 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.53%) JIRA
1 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 206 (36.20%) Finance
2 48 (8.44%) Legal
3 47 (8.26%) Retail
4 39 (6.85%) Telecoms
5 22 (3.87%) Banking
5 22 (3.87%) Law
6 16 (2.81%) Electronics
6 16 (2.81%) Marketing
7 15 (2.64%) Games
8 13 (2.28%) Manufacturing
9 12 (2.11%) Billing
10 6 (1.05%) Local Government
10 6 (1.05%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.88%) Advertising
12 3 (0.53%) French Language
13 2 (0.35%) Military
13 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.18%) Publishing
14 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.64%) .NET
2 6 (1.05%) HTML
3 5 (0.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (0.53%) Web Services
4 3 (0.53%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.35%) HTML5
5 2 (0.35%) WPF
5 2 (0.35%) SOAP
6 1 (0.18%) CSS
6 1 (0.18%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.18%) Java EE
6 1 (0.18%) jQuery
6 1 (0.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.45%) PMI
3 26 (4.57%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.41%) Smartcard
4 8 (1.41%) EPoS
5 7 (1.23%) NHS
6 6 (1.05%) User Experience
6 6 (1.05%) Mobile Games
7 5 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.70%) Social Media
8 4 (0.70%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.53%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.53%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.53%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.53%) iPad
9 3 (0.53%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.35%) iPhone
10 2 (0.35%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.18%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.46%) Windows
2 7 (1.23%) Linux
3 6 (1.05%) UNIX
4 5 (0.88%) Android
5 4 (0.70%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.53%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.35%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (68.54%) Project Management
2 252 (44.29%) PRINCE2
3 167 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (16.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 61 (10.72%) Change Management
5 61 (10.72%) Scrum
6 57 (10.02%) ITIL
7 41 (7.21%) Line Management
8 38 (6.68%) PRINCE
8 38 (6.68%) Change Control
9 35 (6.15%) Time Management
10 32 (5.62%) People Management
11 30 (5.27%) Risk Management
11 30 (5.27%) Business Analysis
12 29 (5.10%) Waterfall
12 29 (5.10%) Matrix Management
13 28 (4.92%) Mentoring
14 25 (4.39%) ERP
15 24 (4.22%) Logistics
15 24 (4.22%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 27 (4.75%) SQL
2 14 (2.46%) Java
3 7 (1.23%) C
4 6 (1.05%) C#
4 6 (1.05%) PHP
5 5 (0.88%) VBA
6 4 (0.70%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.35%) VB
7 2 (0.35%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.18%) C++
8 1 (0.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 49 (8.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 47 (8.26%) Degree
3 44 (7.73%) PMI Certification
4 38 (6.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 37 (6.50%) PMP
6 36 (6.33%) APMP
7 33 (5.80%) Security Cleared
8 15 (2.64%) SC Cleared
9 8 (1.41%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.70%) ISEB
11 3 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.35%) CIPD
12 2 (0.35%) MCP
12 2 (0.35%) HNC
12 2 (0.35%) HND
12 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.18%) CIMA
13 1 (0.18%) ACCA
13 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.18%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.58%) QA
2 7 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.53%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.18%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (1.41%) Firmware
2 6 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.70%) SCCM
3 2 (0.35%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 47 (8.26%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.04%) SAP
3 15 (2.64%) HP
3 15 (2.64%) Oracle
4 12 (2.11%) VMware
5 11 (1.93%) Citrix
6 5 (0.88%) Cisco
6 5 (0.88%) Hummingbird
6 5 (0.88%) Open Text
7 4 (0.70%) Google
7 4 (0.70%) CheckPoint
8 3 (0.53%) Cognos
8 3 (0.53%) ATG
8 3 (0.53%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.35%) Twitter
9 2 (0.35%) Marketo
9 2 (0.35%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.35%) F5
9 2 (0.35%) ION Trading
9 2 (0.35%) Apple
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