Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 55 57
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 158 149 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.13% 4.62% 4.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% 4.77% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 130 118 138
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,250 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3734 3125 3676
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.52% 96.96% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3107 2679 3184
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,650 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 18 November 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.

1 105 (66.46%) Project Management
2 77 (48.73%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (46.84%) Finance
3 74 (46.84%) PRINCE2
4 34 (21.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (20.25%) Scrum
6 30 (18.99%) Project Planning
7 27 (17.09%) Waterfall
8 26 (16.46%) Degree
9 25 (15.82%) Manufacturing
9 25 (15.82%) SDLC
10 23 (14.56%) Microsoft
10 23 (14.56%) Microsoft Office
11 21 (13.29%) Microsoft Project
11 21 (13.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 21 (13.29%) Software Delivery
12 19 (12.03%) ITIL
12 19 (12.03%) .NET
12 19 (12.03%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (10.76%) SAP
14 16 (10.13%) Telecoms
14 16 (10.13%) Retail
15 15 (9.49%) Banking
15 15 (9.49%) Electronics
15 15 (9.49%) Programme Management
15 15 (9.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 14 (8.86%) APMP
16 14 (8.86%) Line Management
16 14 (8.86%) PMO
16 14 (8.86%) CRM

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 (4.43%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.80%) MS Project Server
3 3 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.90%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (14.56%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (13.29%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (3.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.16%) SaaS
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) LAN
1 1 (0.63%) VLAN
1 1 (0.63%) VoIP
1 1 (0.63%) WAN
1 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 74 (46.84%) Finance
2 25 (15.82%) Manufacturing
3 16 (10.13%) Retail
3 16 (10.13%) Telecoms
4 15 (9.49%) Banking
4 15 (9.49%) Electronics
5 13 (8.23%) Marketing
6 6 (3.80%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.80%) Legal
7 3 (1.90%) Military
8 2 (1.27%) Automotive
8 2 (1.27%) Games
8 2 (1.27%) Publishing
9 1 (0.63%) Advertising
9 1 (0.63%) French Language
9 1 (0.63%) Law
9 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.03%) .NET
2 4 (2.53%) HTML
2 4 (2.53%) HTML5
3 3 (1.90%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.90%) Java EE
3 3 (1.90%) Node.js
3 3 (1.90%) React
4 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.96%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.33%) PMI
3 7 (4.43%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.16%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.90%) Cyber Defence
6 3 (1.90%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.90%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.27%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.63%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.63%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (66.46%) Project Management
2 77 (48.73%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (46.84%) PRINCE2
4 34 (21.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (20.25%) Scrum
6 30 (18.99%) Project Planning
7 27 (17.09%) Waterfall
8 25 (15.82%) SDLC
9 21 (13.29%) Software Delivery
10 19 (12.03%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (12.03%) ITIL
11 15 (9.49%) Programme Management
12 14 (8.86%) CRM
12 14 (8.86%) Line Management
13 13 (8.23%) Digital Marketing
13 13 (8.23%) PRINCE
14 12 (7.59%) Change Control
14 12 (7.59%) Matrix Organization
15 11 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (6.96%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.33%) C#
2 9 (5.70%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.80%) SQL
4 5 (3.16%) VBScript
5 4 (2.53%) Java
6 2 (1.27%) C++
6 2 (1.27%) Python
6 2 (1.27%) VB
7 1 (0.63%) C
7 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (16.46%) Degree
2 21 (13.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 15 (9.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (8.86%) APMP
5 11 (6.96%) PMI Certification
6 10 (6.33%) Security Cleared
7 9 (5.70%) SC Cleared
8 6 (3.80%) PMP
9 5 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (3.16%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.90%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (1.90%) CISM
10 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.86%) PMO
2 9 (5.70%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 23 (14.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.76%) SAP
3 6 (3.80%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.27%) CA
4 2 (1.27%) Lotus
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco
5 1 (0.63%) Infor
5 1 (0.63%) Tableau
5 1 (0.63%) Verint