The median annual salary for a IT Project Manager was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Project Manager
England / South West
Rank 220 218 222
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 17 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.34% 0.57% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.58% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 30
Median salary £43,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,300 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
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 4852 5643 5821
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.63% 96.73% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4032 4653 4883
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 22 March 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 22 March 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
Bristol -8 6 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Dorset +32 5 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Wiltshire +21 3 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Gloucestershire -1 2 £47,500 -24.00%
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 37 (74.00%) Project Management
2 28 (56.00%) PRINCE2
3 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (34.00%) ITIL
5 9 (18.00%) Contingency Planning
6 7 (14.00%) Finance
7 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.00%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 5 (10.00%) Retail
8 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (8.00%) MS Project
9 4 (8.00%) MS Office
9 4 (8.00%) Business Development
9 4 (8.00%) Logistics
9 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (8.00%) SDLC
10 3 (6.00%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (6.00%) PMO
10 3 (6.00%) APMP
10 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.00%) Migration
10 3 (6.00%) Degree
10 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (6.00%) Change Management

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Office
1 4 (8.00%) MS Project
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) PaaS
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) QlikView
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (6.00%) Back Office
4 2 (4.00%) Front Office
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.00%) PMI
3 1 (2.00%) EPoS
3 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) Project Management
2 28 (56.00%) PRINCE2
3 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (34.00%) ITIL
5 9 (18.00%) Contingency Planning
6 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.00%) Business Development
8 4 (8.00%) Logistics
8 4 (8.00%) SDLC
9 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.00%) Change Management
9 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.00%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.00%) Migration
9 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (4.00%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (6.00%) APMP
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) PMO
2 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) SAP
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