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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 69 66 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 203 253 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.83% 4.38% 4.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.93% 4.50% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 158 224 239
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
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
5160 5618 5790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.23% 97.28% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4358 4691 4836
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £57,000
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 24 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 24 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 73 £47,500 -5.00% 12
Wiltshire +15 48 £53,250 +6.50% 2
Dorset +17 30 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Gloucestershire -32 23 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Somerset -3 12 £51,500 +21.17%
Devon -4 3 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Avon - 2 £60,000 -
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 278 (68.30%) Project Management
2 194 (47.67%) PRINCE2
3 188 (46.19%) Finance
4 142 (34.89%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (22.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 63 (15.48%) Retail
7 54 (13.27%) ITIL
8 50 (12.29%) Degree
9 48 (11.79%) Programme Management
10 47 (11.55%) SAP
11 46 (11.30%) Microsoft
11 46 (11.30%) Security Cleared
12 44 (10.81%) MS Project
13 43 (10.57%) Waterfall
14 42 (10.32%) Scrum
15 41 (10.07%) Manufacturing
16 39 (9.58%) PMI Certification
16 39 (9.58%) Project Planning
17 38 (9.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 37 (9.09%) E-Commerce
19 35 (8.60%) APMP
20 33 (8.11%) Telecoms
21 32 (7.86%) Risk Management
21 32 (7.86%) ERP
21 32 (7.86%) PMP
21 32 (7.86%) Data Centre
22 31 (7.62%) Marketing
23 29 (7.13%) SC Cleared
24 28 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
24 28 (6.88%) MS Excel

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 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.72%) CMS
3 3 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.49%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.49%) Node.js
4 2 (0.49%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (10.81%) MS Project
2 28 (6.88%) MS Excel
3 17 (4.18%) MS Office
4 10 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (4.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.72%) SAP CO
2 7 (1.72%) SAP FI
2 7 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.25%) BPCS
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.25%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.97%) Office 365
2 7 (1.72%) SaaS
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.23%) Internet
2 4 (0.98%) LAN
2 4 (0.98%) WAN
3 2 (0.49%) SAN
3 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.49%) VoIP
4 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (2.46%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.47%) Big Data
4 5 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (0.98%) GIS
6 3 (0.74%) Electronic Patient Records
6 3 (0.74%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.74%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.25%) MSI
General
1 188 (46.19%) Finance
2 63 (15.48%) Retail
3 41 (10.07%) Manufacturing
4 33 (8.11%) Telecoms
5 31 (7.62%) Marketing
6 23 (5.65%) Banking
7 20 (4.91%) Electronics
8 17 (4.18%) Legal
9 8 (1.97%) Billing
10 7 (1.72%) Law
11 5 (1.23%) French Language
12 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.25%) Advertising
13 1 (0.25%) Back Office
13 1 (0.25%) Games
13 1 (0.25%) German Language
13 1 (0.25%) Military
13 1 (0.25%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.18%) .NET
2 8 (1.97%) HTML
3 6 (1.47%) J2EE
4 3 (0.74%) CSS
5 2 (0.49%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.49%) Web Services
6 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.25%) HTML5
6 1 (0.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.86%) Data Centre
2 22 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.46%) NHS
5 9 (2.21%) PMI
6 7 (1.72%) Life Science
7 6 (1.47%) EPoS
7 6 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (1.23%) Cybercrime
9 4 (0.98%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.98%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.98%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.98%) Smart Meter
10 3 (0.74%) Copywriting
11 2 (0.49%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.49%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.49%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.49%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.23%) Windows
2 2 (0.49%) Linux
2 2 (0.49%) Windows Server
2 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (68.30%) Project Management
2 194 (47.67%) PRINCE2
3 142 (34.89%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (22.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (13.27%) ITIL
6 48 (11.79%) Programme Management
7 43 (10.57%) Waterfall
8 42 (10.32%) Scrum
9 39 (9.58%) Project Planning
10 37 (9.09%) E-Commerce
11 32 (7.86%) ERP
11 32 (7.86%) Risk Management
12 28 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (6.39%) Change Control
13 26 (6.39%) Change Management
14 25 (6.14%) Line Management
14 25 (6.14%) Matrix Management
15 24 (5.90%) CRM
16 21 (5.16%) SDLC
17 20 (4.91%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.21%) Java
2 8 (1.97%) C#
3 6 (1.47%) C
4 5 (1.23%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.98%) Scala
5 4 (0.98%) SQL
6 2 (0.49%) PHP
7 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (12.29%) Degree
2 46 (11.30%) Security Cleared
3 39 (9.58%) PMI Certification
4 38 (9.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 35 (8.60%) APMP
6 32 (7.86%) PMP
7 29 (7.13%) SC Cleared
8 18 (4.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (2.21%) DV Cleared
10 7 (1.72%) MBA
11 6 (1.47%) ISEB
12 4 (0.98%) CITP
13 2 (0.49%) ACCA
13 2 (0.49%) CCA
13 2 (0.49%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.49%) MCSE
13 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.72%) QA
2 5 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.49%) HL7
3 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) COBIT
4 1 (0.25%) P3O
4 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
1 2 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.49%) XenApp
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 47 (11.55%) SAP
2 46 (11.30%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.18%) Oracle
4 5 (1.23%) Citrix
5 4 (0.98%) Avaya
5 4 (0.98%) Cisco
5 4 (0.98%) ESRI
5 4 (0.98%) VMware
6 3 (0.74%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.74%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.49%) Epicor
7 2 (0.49%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.49%) LogRhythm
7 2 (0.49%) Mitel
7 2 (0.49%) Polycom
7 2 (0.49%) Sonus
7 2 (0.49%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.25%) Capita
8 1 (0.25%) Google
8 1 (0.25%) Teradata
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £85,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 35 minutes ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 20% Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Send
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-70,000k + a brilliant package
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Car
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Exeter, Devon
LV
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago