The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 17 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 10 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 10.87% 4.62% 9.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.63% 4.76% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86 63 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 93.48% 96.92% 98.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75 59 90
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +8.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,300 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Taunton region.

Project Manager Salary Trend in Taunton

Project Manager
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 7 (63.64%) Project Management
1 7 (63.64%) Scrum
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) DSDM
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
5 2 (18.18%) PMI
5 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (9.09%) QA
6 1 (9.09%) e-Health
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) NHS
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) People Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) PMI
3 1 (9.09%) e-Health
3 1 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
1 7 (63.64%) Scrum
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) DSDM
4 2 (18.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) People Management
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA