The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Manager
South West / Bristol
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 52 41
Rank change year-on-year -20 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 72 72 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.91% 4.49% 5.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.03% 4.63% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 62 53 98
Median salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1788 1556 1891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.17% 96.95% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1496 1353 1640
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Bristol

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Bristol

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Bristol over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Bristol

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Bristol region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 112 (66.27%) Project Management
2 97 (57.40%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (50.30%) Finance
4 59 (34.91%) PRINCE2
5 36 (21.30%) .NET
6 32 (18.93%) Scrum
7 31 (18.34%) Degree
8 29 (17.16%) Waterfall
9 28 (16.57%) SDLC
9 28 (16.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (14.79%) CRM
11 23 (13.61%) Telecoms
12 22 (13.02%) SC Cleared
12 22 (13.02%) Security Cleared
13 21 (12.43%) Banking
14 19 (11.24%) Java
14 19 (11.24%) Change Control
15 18 (10.65%) Change Management
15 18 (10.65%) PMI Certification
16 17 (10.06%) JavaScript
16 17 (10.06%) C#
17 16 (9.47%) HTML
18 15 (8.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 14 (8.28%) Integration Testing
19 14 (8.28%) Process Improvement
20 13 (7.69%) Software Delivery
21 12 (7.10%) Retail
21 12 (7.10%) SQL
21 12 (7.10%) Windows
21 12 (7.10%) ITIL

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.55%) CMS
3 5 (2.96%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.59%) Confluence
4 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.59%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (3.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.59%) Office 365
3 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) LAN
1 2 (1.18%) VLAN
1 2 (1.18%) VoIP
1 2 (1.18%) WAN
1 2 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.59%) Extranet
2 1 (0.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.92%) Big Data
1 10 (5.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.59%) GIS
2 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.78%) JIRA
3 1 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.59%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 85 (50.30%) Finance
2 23 (13.61%) Telecoms
3 21 (12.43%) Banking
4 12 (7.10%) Retail
5 8 (4.73%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.55%) Marketing
7 5 (2.96%) Electronics
8 4 (2.37%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.78%) Advertising
9 3 (1.78%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.18%) Back Office
10 2 (1.18%) Front Office
10 2 (1.18%) Military
10 2 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.59%) German Language
11 1 (0.59%) Legal
11 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.30%) .NET
2 16 (9.47%) HTML
3 10 (5.92%) HTML5
3 10 (5.92%) Java EE
4 2 (1.18%) React
5 1 (0.59%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.59%) CSS
5 1 (0.59%) Node.js
5 1 (0.59%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.51%) PMI
2 9 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.73%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (4.14%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.14%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.96%) User Experience
6 5 (2.96%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.18%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.59%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.59%) Fintech
9 1 (0.59%) IVR
9 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.10%) Windows
2 1 (0.59%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (66.27%) Project Management
2 97 (57.40%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (34.91%) PRINCE2
4 32 (18.93%) Scrum
5 29 (17.16%) Waterfall
6 28 (16.57%) SDLC
6 28 (16.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (14.79%) CRM
8 19 (11.24%) Change Control
9 18 (10.65%) Change Management
10 14 (8.28%) Integration Testing
10 14 (8.28%) Process Improvement
11 13 (7.69%) Software Delivery
12 12 (7.10%) ITIL
13 11 (6.51%) Service Delivery
14 10 (5.92%) PRINCE
14 10 (5.92%) Project Planning
15 9 (5.33%) DevOps
16 8 (4.73%) Agile Project Management
16 8 (4.73%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.24%) Java
2 17 (10.06%) C#
2 17 (10.06%) JavaScript
3 12 (7.10%) SQL
4 7 (4.14%) VBScript
5 5 (2.96%) C
6 3 (1.78%) C++
6 3 (1.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (18.34%) Degree
2 22 (13.02%) SC Cleared
2 22 (13.02%) Security Cleared
3 18 (10.65%) PMI Certification
4 15 (8.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (6.51%) APMP
6 9 (5.33%) PMP
7 6 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (2.37%) PhD
10 2 (1.18%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (1.18%) CISM
10 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) PMO
2 3 (1.78%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (6.51%) SAP
2 7 (4.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.14%) Sitecore
3 6 (3.55%) CA
3 6 (3.55%) Oracle
4 5 (2.96%) Lotus
5 2 (1.18%) Cisco
6 1 (0.59%) Cognos
6 1 (0.59%) IBM
6 1 (0.59%) Infor
6 1 (0.59%) Verint
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