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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 44 42 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 310 253 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.03% 5.00% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 5.26% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 218 222 136
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
5864 4812 5444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.07% 95.02% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4854 4143 4828
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +18 121 £45,000 - 24
Wiltshire -2 86 £52,000 +9.47% 8
Somerset -11 34 £45,000 -2.70% 9
Dorset -1 25 £45,000 +33.33% 7
Gloucestershire -26 16 £42,500 - 6
Devon -6 11 £52,500 +38.61% 3
Cornwall +4 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 383 (66.26%) Project Management
2 242 (41.87%) PRINCE2
3 221 (38.24%) Finance
4 107 (18.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 87 (15.05%) MS Project
6 85 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (12.46%) Scrum
8 55 (9.52%) ITIL
9 52 (9.00%) MS Office
10 49 (8.48%) Degree
11 47 (8.13%) Change Management
12 46 (7.96%) MS Excel
12 46 (7.96%) Retail
13 44 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 44 (7.61%) Telecoms
14 42 (7.27%) Microsoft
15 41 (7.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 41 (7.09%) Legal
16 38 (6.57%) PRINCE
17 35 (6.06%) Business Analysis
18 33 (5.71%) PMI Certification
18 33 (5.71%) Waterfall
19 32 (5.54%) Change Control
20 30 (5.19%) APMP
21 29 (5.02%) Risk Management
21 29 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
21 29 (5.02%) SAP
21 29 (5.02%) SQL
22 27 (4.67%) Banking
22 27 (4.67%) Logistics

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (2.42%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.87%) MS Project Server
3 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (0.52%) IIS
3 3 (0.52%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.35%) Drupal
4 2 (0.35%) CMS
5 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.17%) Lync
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 87 (15.05%) MS Project
2 52 (9.00%) MS Office
3 46 (7.96%) MS Excel
4 8 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.87%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.69%) Agresso
3 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.17%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.17%) arcHouse
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.90%) Unified Communications
2 8 (1.38%) WAN
3 7 (1.21%) SAN
4 6 (1.04%) Internet
5 5 (0.87%) LAN
6 4 (0.69%) Firewall
7 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.35%) MVNO
7 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.17%) PBX
8 1 (0.17%) UMTS
8 1 (0.17%) 3G
8 1 (0.17%) MPLS
8 1 (0.17%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.17%) 4G
8 1 (0.17%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.17%) Wireless
8 1 (0.17%) 2G
8 1 (0.17%) LTE
8 1 (0.17%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.04%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.52%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.17%) QlikView
5 1 (0.17%) Big Data
5 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.69%) JIRA
2 3 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 221 (38.24%) Finance
2 46 (7.96%) Retail
3 44 (7.61%) Telecoms
4 41 (7.09%) Legal
5 27 (4.67%) Banking
6 23 (3.98%) Law
7 21 (3.63%) Marketing
8 15 (2.60%) Games
8 15 (2.60%) Electronics
9 13 (2.25%) Manufacturing
10 12 (2.08%) Billing
11 7 (1.21%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.87%) Advertising
12 5 (0.87%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.69%) Local Government
14 3 (0.52%) French Language
15 2 (0.35%) Military
15 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.29%) .NET
2 10 (1.73%) HTML
3 6 (1.04%) ASP.NET
4 5 (0.87%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 5 (0.87%) HTML5
5 4 (0.69%) Java EE
6 2 (0.35%) WPF
6 2 (0.35%) SOAP
6 2 (0.35%) Web Services
7 1 (0.17%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.17%) CSS
7 1 (0.17%) jQuery
7 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.50%) PMI
2 21 (3.63%) Management Information System
3 9 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.38%) EPoS
5 6 (1.04%) Mobile Games
6 5 (0.87%) NHS
6 5 (0.87%) Data Integration
6 5 (0.87%) iPad
7 4 (0.69%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.69%) iPhone
7 4 (0.69%) Firmware
7 4 (0.69%) Smartcard
7 4 (0.69%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.69%) DTV
8 3 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.52%) E-Learning
8 3 (0.52%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.52%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (2.77%) Windows
2 8 (1.38%) Android
2 8 (1.38%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.04%) Linux
4 5 (0.87%) UNIX
4 5 (0.87%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.69%) Windows 8
5 4 (0.69%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (66.26%) Project Management
2 242 (41.87%) PRINCE2
3 107 (18.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 85 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (12.46%) Scrum
6 55 (9.52%) ITIL
7 47 (8.13%) Change Management
8 38 (6.57%) PRINCE
9 35 (6.06%) Business Analysis
10 33 (5.71%) Waterfall
11 32 (5.54%) Change Control
12 29 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (5.02%) Risk Management
13 27 (4.67%) Logistics
13 27 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 27 (4.67%) Time Management
14 25 (4.33%) ERP
15 24 (4.15%) Matrix Management
16 23 (3.98%) CRM
17 22 (3.81%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (5.02%) SQL
2 16 (2.77%) Java
3 8 (1.38%) C
4 7 (1.21%) PHP
5 6 (1.04%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.69%) C#
7 3 (0.52%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.35%) VB
8 2 (0.35%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.17%) VBA
9 1 (0.17%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.17%) Scala
9 1 (0.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 49 (8.48%) Degree
2 44 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 41 (7.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 33 (5.71%) PMI Certification
5 30 (5.19%) APMP
6 25 (4.33%) PMP
7 24 (4.15%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.56%) SC Cleared
9 7 (1.21%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.87%) ISEB
11 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.35%) MCP
11 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.35%) CIPD
12 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.17%) MAPM
12 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.17%) ACCA
12 1 (0.17%) CIMA
12 1 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.08%) QA
2 10 (1.73%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.52%) SLA
3 3 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (1.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.69%) SAP Afaria
2 4 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.02%) SAP
3 16 (2.77%) HP
3 16 (2.77%) Oracle
4 10 (1.73%) Citrix
4 10 (1.73%) VMware
5 6 (1.04%) Cisco
5 6 (1.04%) ATG
6 5 (0.87%) Hummingbird
6 5 (0.87%) Open Text
7 4 (0.69%) Google
7 4 (0.69%) Apple
8 3 (0.52%) CheckPoint
8 3 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.52%) IBM
8 3 (0.52%) Cognos
8 3 (0.52%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.35%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.35%) Twitter
9 2 (0.35%) Marketo
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Salary: £37,935 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Pewsey
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £34.5k + pkg
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Yoh
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Yoh
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £600000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Career Progression Fully expensed
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago