Period
to 18 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > South West
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 42 40
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 186 654 721
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 5.51% 6.51% 6.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 7.12% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 162 551 620
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £34,750 £31,250 £26,475
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% -1.82% +4.76%

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,097 9,190 9,621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.68% 91.50% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,485 7,274 7,922
Median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +4.65% +2.38%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in the South West

Project Management
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Management in the South West.

Salary trend for Project Management in the South West

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Management in the South West over the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Project Management in the South West

Project Management
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 Project Management within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +39 47 £62,500 +28.87% 13
Wiltshire +7 46 £50,500 -3.81% 9
Bristol -22 42 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Devon +7 23 £40,588 +4.07% 3
Dorset +5 11 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Somerset -2 10 £67,500 +68.75% 2
Cornwall -1 2 - -
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 85 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.03%) Security Cleared
3 52 (27.96%) Finance
4 40 (21.51%) Degree
5 36 (19.35%) Scrum
6 33 (17.74%) DV Cleared
7 32 (17.20%) Mentoring
7 32 (17.20%) PRINCE2
8 31 (16.67%) C
9 30 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
10 29 (15.59%) Microsoft
10 29 (15.59%) Project Delivery
11 28 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 27 (14.52%) Public Sector
13 26 (13.98%) ITIL
14 24 (12.90%) Management Information System
15 23 (12.37%) Business Analysis
16 22 (11.83%) IT Strategy
17 20 (10.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 19 (10.22%) Java
18 19 (10.22%) JavaScript
19 18 (9.68%) SQL
19 18 (9.68%) Coaching
19 18 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
20 17 (9.14%) SDLC
20 17 (9.14%) JIRA
20 17 (9.14%) Python
20 17 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
20 17 (9.14%) Collaborative Working
21 16 (8.60%) Change Management

Project Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.38%) Confluence
2 9 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.61%) Apache
3 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.08%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.08%) Moodle
4 2 (1.08%) WordPress
5 1 (0.54%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.54%) IIS
5 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (5.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (3.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (3.76%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (3.23%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.54%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) Odoo
2 4 (2.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.08%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.54%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.54%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.54%) Magento
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.54%) Primavera
4 1 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.53%) AWS
2 12 (6.45%) Office 365
3 10 (5.38%) Azure
3 10 (5.38%) SaaS
4 8 (4.30%) OpenShift
5 4 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.15%) Slack
6 3 (1.61%) Amazon Cognito
6 3 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.61%) Trello
7 2 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.08%) GCP
7 2 (1.08%) Mavenlink
7 2 (1.08%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.54%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.54%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.54%) PaaS
8 1 (0.54%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.53%) Internet
2 7 (3.76%) Firewall
2 7 (3.76%) VPN
3 3 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (1.61%) iSCSI
3 3 (1.61%) NetScaler
3 3 (1.61%) SAN
3 3 (1.61%) Wireless
4 2 (1.08%) HTTP
4 2 (1.08%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.54%) 4G
5 1 (0.54%) Intranet
5 1 (0.54%) LAN
5 1 (0.54%) LTE
5 1 (0.54%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.54%) SSL
5 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.54%) WAN
5 1 (0.54%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.06%) Big Data
2 13 (6.99%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.91%) MySQL
4 5 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.15%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.61%) Neo4j
6 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.08%) DataStax
7 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.08%) Power BI
7 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.54%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.54%) GIS
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (9.14%) JIRA
2 5 (2.69%) Selenium
3 3 (1.61%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.61%) Grunt
3 3 (1.61%) gulp
3 3 (1.61%) webpack
4 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.08%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.08%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.54%) Ant
5 1 (0.54%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (0.54%) Subversion
5 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (27.96%) Finance
2 27 (14.52%) Public Sector
3 12 (6.45%) Marketing
4 11 (5.91%) Manufacturing
5 10 (5.38%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.30%) Electronics
7 6 (3.23%) Military
8 5 (2.69%) Police
8 5 (2.69%) Retail
9 4 (2.15%) Local Government
10 3 (1.61%) Aerospace
10 3 (1.61%) Games
11 2 (1.08%) Banking
11 2 (1.08%) Law
12 1 (0.54%) Back Office
12 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (23.66%) Project Manager
2 23 (12.37%) Architect
3 21 (11.29%) Developer
4 17 (9.14%) Analyst
5 13 (6.99%) Senior Manager
6 12 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
6 12 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (5.38%) Business Analyst
7 10 (5.38%) Consultant
8 8 (4.30%) IT Manager
8 8 (4.30%) Scrum Master
8 8 (4.30%) Technical Manager
9 7 (3.76%) Administrator
9 7 (3.76%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (3.76%) IT Project Manager
10 6 (3.23%) Business Manager
10 6 (3.23%) Support Manager
10 6 (3.23%) Systems Manager
11 5 (2.69%) Lead Developer
11 5 (2.69%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.91%) .NET
2 9 (4.84%) HTML
3 8 (4.30%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.30%) CSS
3 8 (4.30%) Laravel
4 7 (3.76%) J2EE
4 7 (3.76%) React
4 7 (3.76%) REST
4 7 (3.76%) Velocity
4 7 (3.76%) XML
5 6 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 6 (3.23%) Django
5 6 (3.23%) Node.js
5 6 (3.23%) React Native
5 6 (3.23%) Redux
5 6 (3.23%) Symfony
5 6 (3.23%) Vue.js
6 5 (2.69%) Middleware
7 4 (2.15%) CSS3
7 4 (2.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 18 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.53%) Internet of Things
4 12 (6.45%) User Experience
5 7 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.23%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.15%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.61%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.61%) Reinsurance
8 3 (1.61%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.08%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.08%) NHS
10 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.54%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.53%) Linux
2 13 (6.99%) Windows
3 8 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.23%) Solaris
4 6 (3.23%) Unix
4 6 (3.23%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.15%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.61%) AIX
6 3 (1.61%) HPUX
6 3 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (1.61%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (19.35%) Scrum
3 32 (17.20%) Mentoring
3 32 (17.20%) PRINCE2
4 30 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
5 29 (15.59%) Project Delivery
6 28 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (13.98%) ITIL
8 23 (12.37%) Business Analysis
9 22 (11.83%) IT Strategy
10 20 (10.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 18 (9.68%) Coaching
12 17 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (9.14%) Collaborative Working
12 17 (9.14%) SDLC
13 16 (8.60%) Change Management
14 15 (8.06%) Programme Management
14 15 (8.06%) Service Delivery
14 15 (8.06%) User Stories
15 14 (7.53%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 31 (16.67%) C
2 19 (10.22%) Java
2 19 (10.22%) JavaScript
3 18 (9.68%) SQL
4 17 (9.14%) Python
5 12 (6.45%) C#
5 12 (6.45%) PHP
6 7 (3.76%) C++
6 7 (3.76%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.15%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.15%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.08%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.08%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.08%) Scala
8 2 (1.08%) VB
8 2 (1.08%) VBA
9 1 (0.54%) Jython
9 1 (0.54%) SQR
Qualifications
1 54 (29.03%) Security Cleared
2 40 (21.51%) Degree
3 33 (17.74%) DV Cleared
4 13 (6.99%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.23%) RHCE
5 6 (3.23%) RHCSA
6 5 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (2.69%) IIBA
6 5 (2.69%) MCSE
6 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.15%) CCNA
7 4 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.15%) PMP
7 4 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.61%) HND
8 3 (1.61%) MCSA
8 3 (1.61%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.08%) CISSP
9 2 (1.08%) ISEB
9 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.91%) QA
2 9 (4.84%) GDPR
3 7 (3.76%) PMO
4 4 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.61%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.54%) COBIT
6 1 (0.54%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.54%) HAZOP
6 1 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.54%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (5.38%) Docker
2 7 (3.76%) XenApp
3 6 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.61%) BitLocker
4 3 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (1.61%) vSphere
4 3 (1.61%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (4.30%) Ansible
1 8 (4.30%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (2.69%) Puppet
4 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (2.15%) SCCM
5 3 (1.61%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.54%) SCOM
6 1 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (15.59%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.53%) SAP
3 10 (5.38%) Citrix
4 9 (4.84%) VMware
5 8 (4.30%) Cisco
5 8 (4.30%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.76%) Oracle
7 5 (2.69%) Capita
7 5 (2.69%) Infor
7 5 (2.69%) Sage
8 4 (2.15%) BiZZdesign
8 4 (2.15%) McAfee
8 4 (2.15%) Sparx
8 4 (2.15%) Zend
9 3 (1.61%) Extreme Networks
9 3 (1.61%) Fortinet
9 3 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.61%) Sophos
9 3 (1.61%) Splunk
9 3 (1.61%) Veeam