The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 83 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 206 294 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.68% 4.84% 4.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.80% 4.96% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 162 257 242
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £72,750
UK excluding London median 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
5423 5922 5650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.79% 97.47% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4558 4878 4710
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £56,100
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 6 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -18 85 £45,750 -8.50% 14
Wiltshire -4 40 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Dorset +17 28 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Gloucestershire -32 26 £50,000 - 2
Somerset -6 18 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Devon +1 3 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Avon - 2 £60,000 -
Cornwall -13 1 £18,000 -46.26%
Project Manager
England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 284 (68.93%) Project Management
2 202 (49.03%) PRINCE2
3 193 (46.84%) Finance
4 140 (33.98%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (21.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 68 (16.50%) Retail
7 60 (14.56%) ITIL
8 58 (14.08%) Degree
9 53 (12.86%) Programme Management
10 49 (11.89%) Security Cleared
11 46 (11.17%) MS Project
11 46 (11.17%) SAP
11 46 (11.17%) Manufacturing
12 45 (10.92%) Microsoft
13 44 (10.68%) Scrum
14 42 (10.19%) Project Planning
14 42 (10.19%) Waterfall
15 41 (9.95%) Marketing
15 41 (9.95%) Telecoms
15 41 (9.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 39 (9.47%) E-Commerce
17 38 (9.22%) Business Intelligence
18 37 (8.98%) PMI Certification
18 37 (8.98%) APMP
19 36 (8.74%) Data Centre
20 32 (7.77%) ERP
20 32 (7.77%) Risk Management
21 30 (7.28%) MS Excel
21 30 (7.28%) PMP
21 30 (7.28%) SC Cleared

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.16%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.70%) CMS
3 3 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (0.73%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.49%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.49%) Node.js
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (11.17%) MS Project
2 30 (7.28%) MS Excel
3 17 (4.13%) MS Office
4 11 (2.67%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (6.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.24%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.94%) Office 365
2 5 (1.21%) SaaS
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.70%) WAN
2 5 (1.21%) VoIP
3 4 (0.97%) Internet
3 4 (0.97%) LAN
4 3 (0.73%) GSM
4 3 (0.73%) PBX
4 3 (0.73%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.73%) Wireless
5 2 (0.49%) SAN
5 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.24%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) MPLS
6 1 (0.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (2.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.70%) Big Data
4 5 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (1.21%) GIS
5 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.73%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.73%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.49%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 5 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.24%) MSI
General
1 193 (46.84%) Finance
2 68 (16.50%) Retail
3 46 (11.17%) Manufacturing
4 41 (9.95%) Marketing
4 41 (9.95%) Telecoms
5 27 (6.55%) Electronics
6 23 (5.58%) Banking
7 17 (4.13%) Legal
8 9 (2.18%) Billing
9 7 (1.70%) Law
10 4 (0.97%) French Language
11 2 (0.49%) Advertising
11 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.49%) Games
11 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.24%) Back Office
12 1 (0.24%) Local Government
12 1 (0.24%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.13%) .NET
2 8 (1.94%) HTML
3 6 (1.46%) J2EE
4 3 (0.73%) CSS
5 2 (0.49%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.49%) Web Services
6 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.24%) HTML5
6 1 (0.24%) React
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.74%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.43%) NHS
5 9 (2.18%) PMI
6 8 (1.94%) Life Science
7 6 (1.46%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.46%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (1.21%) Cybercrime
8 5 (1.21%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.21%) Smart Meter
9 4 (0.97%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.97%) EPoS
10 3 (0.73%) IVR
11 2 (0.49%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.49%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.49%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.49%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.49%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.21%) Windows
2 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.49%) Linux
3 2 (0.49%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (68.93%) Project Management
2 202 (49.03%) PRINCE2
3 140 (33.98%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (21.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 60 (14.56%) ITIL
6 53 (12.86%) Programme Management
7 44 (10.68%) Scrum
8 42 (10.19%) Project Planning
8 42 (10.19%) Waterfall
9 39 (9.47%) E-Commerce
10 38 (9.22%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (7.77%) ERP
11 32 (7.77%) Risk Management
12 29 (7.04%) Change Management
12 29 (7.04%) Line Management
13 28 (6.80%) Change Control
14 27 (6.55%) Digital Marketing
15 26 (6.31%) Matrix Management
16 25 (6.07%) Logistics
17 24 (5.83%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.18%) C#
1 9 (2.18%) Java
2 8 (1.94%) C
3 5 (1.21%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.97%) Scala
5 3 (0.73%) PHP
6 2 (0.49%) SQL
7 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (14.08%) Degree
2 49 (11.89%) Security Cleared
3 41 (9.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 37 (8.98%) APMP
4 37 (8.98%) PMI Certification
5 30 (7.28%) PMP
5 30 (7.28%) SC Cleared
6 23 (5.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (2.67%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.94%) ISEB
8 8 (1.94%) MBA
9 5 (1.21%) CITP
10 2 (0.49%) CCA
10 2 (0.49%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.49%) MCSE
10 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.24%) HNC
11 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.18%) QA
2 6 (1.46%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) COBIT
4 1 (0.24%) HL7
4 1 (0.24%) P3O
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
4 1 (0.24%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (0.73%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 46 (11.17%) SAP
2 45 (10.92%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.40%) Oracle
4 6 (1.46%) VMware
5 5 (1.21%) Citrix
5 5 (1.21%) ESRI
6 4 (0.97%) Avaya
6 4 (0.97%) Cisco
7 3 (0.73%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.73%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.49%) HP
8 2 (0.49%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.49%) LogRhythm
8 2 (0.49%) Mitel
8 2 (0.49%) Polycom
8 2 (0.49%) Sonus
8 2 (0.49%) Sourcefire
9 1 (0.24%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.24%) Dell
9 1 (0.24%) Kofax
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £50,000-£65,000+ EXCELLENT package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Car
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Send
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
LV
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + great benefits
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £50000 - £450000 per annum
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