Period
to 27 January 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 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > South West
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 43 37
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 555 665 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.48% 6.79% 6.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.17% 7.31% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 439 501 530
South West median annual salary £47,082 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.63% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £29,225
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,600
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year - +3.77% +0.95%

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 7,736 9,096 9,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 90.28% 92.83% 91.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6,241 7,119 7,509
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,787 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in the South West over the 6 months to 27 January 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 27 January 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
Bristol +15 196 £47,500 - 57
Wiltshire -6 109 £47,500 - 21
Gloucestershire -24 78 £47,500 +5.56% 20
Dorset +7 59 £32,500 -25.29% 9
Somerset 0 54 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Devon -7 43 £42,500 +17.24% 16
Cornwall -9 5 £36,000 +2.86% 2
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 226 (40.72%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (22.34%) C
2 124 (22.34%) Finance
3 119 (21.44%) Degree
4 111 (20.00%) Scrum
5 94 (16.94%) PRINCE2
6 87 (15.68%) Security Cleared
7 83 (14.95%) Retail
8 82 (14.77%) Microsoft
9 80 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
10 69 (12.43%) Mentoring
11 67 (12.07%) Linux
11 67 (12.07%) Coaching
12 64 (11.53%) Project Delivery
13 63 (11.35%) Windows
14 62 (11.17%) ITIL
15 60 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
16 58 (10.45%) SQL
17 57 (10.27%) Systems Engineering
18 50 (9.01%) Public Sector
18 50 (9.01%) Cybersecurity
18 50 (9.01%) Management Information System
19 48 (8.65%) JIRA
19 48 (8.65%) Time Management
19 48 (8.65%) Azure
20 46 (8.29%) DV Cleared
21 45 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
22 44 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
22 44 (7.93%) JavaScript
22 44 (7.93%) Waterfall

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 24 (4.32%) Apache Solr
2 16 (2.88%) JBoss
3 14 (2.52%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.44%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.26%) CMS
6 6 (1.08%) Drupal
7 5 (0.90%) Confluence
8 4 (0.72%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.36%) MediaWiki
9 2 (0.36%) Moodle
10 1 (0.18%) Apache
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 32 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (4.68%) Microsoft Project
3 18 (3.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.36%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.36%) Revit
Business Applications
1 8 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (1.44%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 6 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.90%) Magento
3 5 (0.90%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.36%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.18%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.65%) Azure
2 26 (4.68%) Office 365
3 21 (3.78%) AWS
4 20 (3.60%) SaaS
5 16 (2.88%) OpenShift
6 10 (1.80%) Power Platform
7 6 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (1.08%) Serverless
8 4 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.72%) BlazeMeter
9 3 (0.54%) Azure Functions
9 3 (0.54%) GCP
10 2 (0.36%) G Suite
10 2 (0.36%) Google Docs
10 2 (0.36%) Google Sheets
10 2 (0.36%) PaaS
11 1 (0.18%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.18%) IaaS
11 1 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.68%) Extranet
2 24 (4.32%) Internet
3 11 (1.98%) DNS
4 9 (1.62%) DHCP
4 9 (1.62%) Firewall
4 9 (1.62%) LAN
4 9 (1.62%) VoIP
4 9 (1.62%) WAN
5 7 (1.26%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (0.72%) SAN
6 4 (0.72%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.54%) GPON
7 3 (0.54%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.36%) Intranet
8 2 (0.36%) Modbus
8 2 (0.36%) Profibus
8 2 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.36%) Wireless
9 1 (0.18%) CTI
9 1 (0.18%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (6.13%) MySQL
2 28 (5.05%) MongoDB
3 25 (4.50%) NoSQL
4 13 (2.34%) Big Data
4 13 (2.34%) SQL Server
5 10 (1.80%) Power BI
6 7 (1.26%) QlikView
6 7 (1.26%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.90%) GIS
8 5 (0.90%) MS Access
8 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.72%) Geospatial Data
9 4 (0.72%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 48 (8.65%) JIRA
2 37 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 27 (4.86%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.62%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.72%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.72%) HP UFT
6 4 (0.72%) JMeter
6 4 (0.72%) LoadRunner
6 4 (0.72%) NeoLoad
6 4 (0.72%) Selenium
6 4 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.54%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.36%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.36%) GDB
8 2 (0.36%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.36%) Valgrind
9 1 (0.18%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.18%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 124 (22.34%) Finance
2 83 (14.95%) Retail
3 50 (9.01%) Public Sector
4 24 (4.32%) Manufacturing
5 22 (3.96%) Marketing
5 22 (3.96%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.42%) Electronics
7 18 (3.24%) Aerospace
8 12 (2.16%) Local Government
9 9 (1.62%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.62%) Legal
10 7 (1.26%) German Language
10 7 (1.26%) Military
11 6 (1.08%) Police
12 5 (0.90%) Banking
12 5 (0.90%) Law
13 3 (0.54%) Automotive
14 2 (0.36%) Advertising
14 2 (0.36%) Front Office
14 2 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 105 (18.92%) Project Manager
2 68 (12.25%) Consultant
3 58 (10.45%) Analyst
4 45 (8.11%) Developer
5 30 (5.41%) Architect
5 30 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
6 28 (5.05%) PHP Developer
7 25 (4.50%) Business Analyst
8 23 (4.14%) Delivery Manager
8 23 (4.14%) Senior Manager
9 22 (3.96%) Software Engineer
10 20 (3.60%) Agile Delivery Manager
11 19 (3.42%) IT Manager
12 17 (3.06%) Technical Manager
13 16 (2.88%) Senior Project Manager
14 15 (2.70%) IT Project Manager
14 15 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (2.70%) Technical Project Manager
15 13 (2.34%) Administrator
15 13 (2.34%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.13%) React
2 28 (5.05%) Laravel
3 25 (4.50%) Vue.js
4 16 (2.88%) CSS
4 16 (2.88%) HTML
4 16 (2.88%) Middleware
5 13 (2.34%) Web Services
6 11 (1.98%) .NET
6 11 (1.98%) jQuery
7 9 (1.62%) Node.js
8 7 (1.26%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.26%) REST
9 6 (1.08%) ADO
9 6 (1.08%) Django
10 5 (0.90%) HTML5
10 5 (0.90%) RESTful
11 4 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (0.72%) JSON
11 4 (0.72%) Sass
11 4 (0.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.01%) Management Information System
2 45 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.05%) User Experience
4 24 (4.32%) EPoS
5 16 (2.88%) Blog
5 16 (2.88%) Driving Licence
6 14 (2.52%) Internet of Things
6 14 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.62%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.08%) Data Centre
10 5 (0.90%) Cyberattack
11 4 (0.72%) GPGPU
11 4 (0.72%) PMI
11 4 (0.72%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.54%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.54%) NHS
12 3 (0.54%) PKI
12 3 (0.54%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 67 (12.07%) Linux
2 63 (11.35%) Windows
3 39 (7.03%) Windows Server
4 33 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (5.05%) Unix
6 17 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.98%) Windows 10
8 8 (1.44%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.26%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.18%) AIX
13 1 (0.18%) Android
13 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (40.72%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (20.00%) Scrum
3 94 (16.94%) PRINCE2
4 80 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
5 69 (12.43%) Mentoring
6 67 (12.07%) Coaching
7 64 (11.53%) Project Delivery
8 62 (11.17%) ITIL
9 60 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 57 (10.27%) Systems Engineering
11 50 (9.01%) Cybersecurity
12 48 (8.65%) Time Management
13 44 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
13 44 (7.93%) Waterfall
14 43 (7.75%) Business Analysis
15 42 (7.57%) Enterprise Architecture
16 41 (7.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 38 (6.85%) Change Management
17 38 (6.85%) SDLC
18 37 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 124 (22.34%) C
2 58 (10.45%) SQL
3 44 (7.93%) JavaScript
4 38 (6.85%) PHP
5 28 (5.05%) C++
6 24 (4.32%) C#
7 21 (3.78%) Python
8 7 (1.26%) Java
9 5 (0.90%) PowerShell
9 5 (0.90%) R
10 4 (0.72%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.72%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.72%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.54%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.36%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.36%) VBA
13 1 (0.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.18%) Go
13 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 119 (21.44%) Degree
2 87 (15.68%) Security Cleared
3 46 (8.29%) DV Cleared
4 38 (6.85%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.80%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.80%) PMP
7 8 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.26%) CISM
8 7 (1.26%) CISSP
8 7 (1.26%) TOGAF Certification
9 6 (1.08%) APMP
9 6 (1.08%) CCNA
9 6 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.90%) Chartered Engineer
10 5 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.72%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
11 4 (0.72%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.72%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.68%) PMO
2 25 (4.50%) QA
3 22 (3.96%) GDPR
4 13 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.62%) SLA
6 8 (1.44%) Data Quality
7 6 (1.08%) ISO 9001
7 6 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 6 (1.08%) NIST
8 3 (0.54%) HAZOP
8 3 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.54%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.36%) COBIT
9 2 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.36%) MISRA
9 2 (0.36%) MISRA C
10 1 (0.18%) BS25999
10 1 (0.18%) HL7
10 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.18%) RMADS
System Software
1 28 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (4.32%) Active Directory
3 20 (3.60%) Docker
4 7 (1.26%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (0.72%) XenApp
6 3 (0.54%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (2.88%) Ansible
1 16 (2.88%) Red Hat Satellite
2 13 (2.34%) SCCM
3 7 (1.26%) SCOM
3 7 (1.26%) vRealize
4 2 (0.36%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 82 (14.77%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.49%) VMware
3 21 (3.78%) Apple
4 17 (3.06%) SAP
5 16 (2.88%) Red Hat
6 15 (2.70%) Oracle
7 13 (2.34%) Cisco
8 10 (1.80%) Tableau
9 8 (1.44%) BiZZdesign
9 8 (1.44%) Sparx
10 7 (1.26%) Citrix
10 7 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.08%) HP
12 5 (0.90%) Cadence
12 5 (0.90%) Dell
12 5 (0.90%) Splunk
13 3 (0.54%) Alteryx
13 3 (0.54%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.54%) Google
13 3 (0.54%) JD Edwards