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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 82 53 89
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 208 273 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.66% 4.66% 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 4.78% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 164 218 136
Average salary £46,750 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,800 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
5516 5711 5293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.04% 97.46% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4613 4858 4507
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
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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 -17 84 £45,000 -5.26% 17
Wiltshire -8 45 £45,000 - 9
Gloucestershire +10 44 £62,500 +21.35% 10
Somerset -20 13 £42,500 - 5
Dorset +3 8 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Devon +8 6 £44,000 -37.14%
Cornwall -1 5 £45,000 -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 303 (71.63%) Project Management
2 226 (53.43%) PRINCE2
3 173 (40.90%) Finance
4 153 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (16.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 65 (15.37%) Degree
7 62 (14.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 61 (14.42%) Retail
9 54 (12.77%) Security Cleared
10 53 (12.53%) Telecoms
11 52 (12.29%) Scrum
12 50 (11.82%) ITIL
12 50 (11.82%) MS Project
13 48 (11.35%) Microsoft
14 47 (11.11%) E-Commerce
15 46 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
15 46 (10.87%) SDLC
16 42 (9.93%) Waterfall
17 40 (9.46%) Marketing
18 39 (9.22%) Logistics
18 39 (9.22%) SC Cleared
19 36 (8.51%) Manufacturing
19 36 (8.51%) SAP
19 36 (8.51%) Banking
20 35 (8.27%) Programme Management
20 35 (8.27%) PMI Certification
21 34 (8.04%) Computer Science
21 34 (8.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
22 33 (7.80%) Resource Management
22 33 (7.80%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 7 (1.65%) CMS
1 7 (1.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.47%) Node.js
2 2 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 50 (11.82%) MS Project
2 33 (7.80%) MS Excel
3 16 (3.78%) MS Office
4 14 (3.31%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) Niku Workbench
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (5.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.24%) Magento
5 1 (0.24%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.07%) WAN
2 9 (2.13%) Wireless
3 8 (1.89%) GSM
3 8 (1.89%) PBX
3 8 (1.89%) Unified Communications
3 8 (1.89%) VoIP
4 4 (0.95%) Firewall
4 4 (0.95%) Internet
4 4 (0.95%) VLAN
5 3 (0.71%) LAN
6 2 (0.47%) ADSL
6 2 (0.47%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.47%) MPLS
7 1 (0.24%) HTTP
7 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (2.60%) Big Data
3 9 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 7 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (1.65%) GIS
5 3 (0.71%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.71%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.24%) JIRA
2 1 (0.24%) MSI
General
1 173 (40.90%) Finance
2 61 (14.42%) Retail
3 53 (12.53%) Telecoms
4 40 (9.46%) Marketing
5 36 (8.51%) Banking
5 36 (8.51%) Manufacturing
6 26 (6.15%) Electronics
7 19 (4.49%) Legal
8 9 (2.13%) Law
9 8 (1.89%) Billing
10 7 (1.65%) Back Office
11 5 (1.18%) Military
12 3 (0.71%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.71%) French Language
13 2 (0.47%) Games
13 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.47%) Publishing
14 1 (0.24%) Advertising
14 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.84%) .NET
2 6 (1.42%) HTML
3 4 (0.95%) CSS
4 3 (0.71%) J2EE
5 2 (0.47%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.24%) HTML5
6 1 (0.24%) React
6 1 (0.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.04%) Computer Science
2 28 (6.62%) Data Centre
3 17 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.84%) NHS
5 11 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.36%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.36%) PMI
7 8 (1.89%) IVR
8 7 (1.65%) Smart Meter
9 5 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
9 5 (1.18%) User Experience
10 4 (0.95%) Cybercrime
10 4 (0.95%) Life Science
11 2 (0.47%) Clustering
11 2 (0.47%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.47%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.47%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.47%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.47%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.13%) Windows
2 7 (1.65%) Linux
2 7 (1.65%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.71%) Unix
4 2 (0.47%) AIX
4 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (71.63%) Project Management
2 226 (53.43%) PRINCE2
3 153 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (16.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (12.29%) Scrum
6 50 (11.82%) ITIL
7 47 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 46 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
8 46 (10.87%) SDLC
9 42 (9.93%) Waterfall
10 39 (9.22%) Logistics
11 35 (8.27%) Programme Management
12 34 (8.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 33 (7.80%) Resource Management
14 30 (7.09%) Project Planning
15 29 (6.86%) Digital Marketing
15 29 (6.86%) Line Management
16 28 (6.62%) Change Control
16 28 (6.62%) ERP
17 27 (6.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.36%) C
2 9 (2.13%) Java
3 7 (1.65%) C#
4 3 (0.71%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.71%) PHP
4 3 (0.71%) SQL
5 2 (0.47%) C++
6 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 65 (15.37%) Degree
2 62 (14.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 54 (12.77%) Security Cleared
4 39 (9.22%) SC Cleared
5 35 (8.27%) PMI Certification
6 32 (7.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 27 (6.38%) PMP
8 23 (5.44%) APMP
9 12 (2.84%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.89%) ISEB
10 8 (1.89%) MBA
11 7 (1.65%) CITP
12 2 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.24%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.84%) QA
2 8 (1.89%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) COBIT
4 1 (0.24%) COREP
4 1 (0.24%) FINREP
4 1 (0.24%) HL7
4 1 (0.24%) P3O
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.47%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.47%) XenApp
3 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 48 (11.35%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.51%) SAP
3 11 (2.60%) Oracle
4 7 (1.65%) Citrix
4 7 (1.65%) ESRI
4 7 (1.65%) JDA
4 7 (1.65%) RedPrairie
5 5 (1.18%) VMware
6 3 (0.71%) BT
6 3 (0.71%) HP
7 2 (0.47%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.47%) Cisco
7 2 (0.47%) Dell
7 2 (0.47%) LogRhythm
7 2 (0.47%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.47%) Sourcefire
7 2 (0.47%) Veritas
8 1 (0.24%) Niku
8 1 (0.24%) Twitter
8 1 (0.24%) Xamarin
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Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PMI, LA, 25 days hols,
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Somerset
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car + benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + great benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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