The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

IT Project Manager
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 194 209
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 39 46 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.75% 0.89% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.91% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 30
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £27,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5072 5041 5830
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.00% 97.62% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4219 4271 4917
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in the South West

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in the South West

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the South West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in the South West

IT 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 IT Project Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Dorset +7 15 £44,500 +18.66% 1
Bristol -25 8 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Wiltshire +5 7 £48,500 -11.81%
Gloucestershire +3 3 £50,000 +29.87%
Somerset -8 3 £50,000 +8.69%
Cornwall -4 2 £51,250 +51.34%
Devon -1 1 £47,500 +47.56% 1
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT 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 IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 35 (62.50%) Project Management
2 30 (53.57%) PRINCE2
3 14 (25.00%) Finance
3 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.43%) Programme Management
5 9 (16.07%) ITIL
6 8 (14.29%) PMI Certification
6 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
7 7 (12.50%) PMO
8 6 (10.71%) SDLC
8 6 (10.71%) PMP
9 4 (7.14%) Logistics
9 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.36%) ERP
10 3 (5.36%) .NET
10 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
10 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
10 3 (5.36%) Back Office
10 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
10 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.36%) Programme Delivery
10 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (5.36%) Software Delivery

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Back Office
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) French Language
3 2 (3.57%) Front Office
3 2 (3.57%) German Language
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.57%) PMI
2 2 (3.57%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Project Management
2 30 (53.57%) PRINCE2
3 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.43%) Programme Management
5 9 (16.07%) ITIL
6 8 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
6 8 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.71%) SDLC
8 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.14%) Logistics
9 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.36%) ERP
9 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.36%) Programme Delivery
9 3 (5.36%) Software Delivery
9 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (3.57%) Data Governance
10 2 (3.57%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (10.71%) PMP
3 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.79%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle
2 1 (1.79%) SAP
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