Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 72 62
Rank change year-on-year -4 -10 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 128 155 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.54% 4.10% 4.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.67% 4.20% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 97 132 115
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £66,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 3,491 3,689 3,157
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 97.59% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,844 3,079 2,684
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 76 (59.38%) Project Management
2 62 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (46.88%) Finance
4 55 (42.97%) PRINCE2
5 29 (22.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (19.53%) Project Planning
7 22 (17.19%) Waterfall
8 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Project
9 19 (14.84%) JIRA
10 16 (12.50%) Retail
10 16 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (11.72%) Microsoft
11 15 (11.72%) Line Management
12 14 (10.94%) Matrix Organization
12 14 (10.94%) Scrum
13 13 (10.16%) Manufacturing
13 13 (10.16%) CRM
13 13 (10.16%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (10.16%) ETL
13 13 (10.16%) ITIL
13 13 (10.16%) GDPR
13 13 (10.16%) User Experience
14 12 (9.38%) APMP
14 12 (9.38%) Marketing
15 11 (8.59%) Information Management
15 11 (8.59%) Legal
15 11 (8.59%) Windows
15 11 (8.59%) Cognos
15 11 (8.59%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (8.59%) PMP

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 8 (6.25%) CMS
2 3 (2.34%) Confluence
3 1 (0.78%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (16.41%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (7.03%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (4.69%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (8.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.56%) Magento
2 2 (1.56%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.59%) Office 365
2 7 (5.47%) Basecamp
3 5 (3.91%) SaaS
4 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.13%) Wireless
2 2 (1.56%) Firewall
2 2 (1.56%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) SMTP
3 1 (0.78%) CTI
3 1 (0.78%) HbbTV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.16%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (8.59%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.34%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.56%) Big Data
4 2 (1.56%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (14.84%) JIRA
2 4 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.78%) Axure RP
General
1 60 (46.88%) Finance
2 16 (12.50%) Retail
3 13 (10.16%) Manufacturing
4 12 (9.38%) Marketing
5 11 (8.59%) Legal
6 10 (7.81%) Electronics
7 9 (7.03%) Games
8 7 (5.47%) Telecoms
9 5 (3.91%) Billing
10 4 (3.13%) Banking
10 4 (3.13%) Military
11 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.78%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.47%) Web Services
2 5 (3.91%) HTML
2 5 (3.91%) HTML5
3 1 (0.78%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.16%) User Experience
2 11 (8.59%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.69%) Social Media
5 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.91%) Digital Media
5 5 (3.91%) Digital TV
5 5 (3.91%) Fintech
5 5 (3.91%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.56%) EPoS
8 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.78%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.78%) Smart Home
8 1 (0.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.59%) Windows
2 10 (7.81%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.78%) Linux
3 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (59.38%) Project Management
2 62 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (42.97%) PRINCE2
4 29 (22.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (19.53%) Project Planning
6 22 (17.19%) Waterfall
7 16 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (11.72%) Line Management
9 14 (10.94%) Matrix Organization
9 14 (10.94%) Scrum
10 13 (10.16%) CRM
10 13 (10.16%) ETL
10 13 (10.16%) ITIL
11 11 (8.59%) Collaborative Working
11 11 (8.59%) Data Governance
11 11 (8.59%) Information Management
11 11 (8.59%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (8.59%) Release Management
12 10 (7.81%) Data Protection
12 10 (7.81%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.91%) C
1 5 (3.91%) JavaScript
1 5 (3.91%) Python
2 4 (3.13%) SQL
3 1 (0.78%) C++
3 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (9.38%) APMP
2 11 (8.59%) PMP
2 11 (8.59%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.81%) PMI Certification
4 8 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (3.13%) Degree
6 4 (3.13%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.78%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.16%) GDPR
2 11 (8.59%) QA
3 4 (3.13%) PMO
4 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (11.72%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.59%) Cognos
3 5 (3.91%) SAP
4 2 (1.56%) Sage
5 1 (0.78%) BT
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco
5 1 (0.78%) Genesys
5 1 (0.78%) Google
5 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.78%) Verint