Period
to 24 January 2018

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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > South West
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 26 25
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 698 851 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.89% 8.13% 8.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.73% 9.09% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 528 734 813
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £29,250 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +2.94% +2.00%

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 9,024 9,359 10,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.06% 89.47% 89.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7,378 7,748 8,536
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 24 January 2018.

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 24 January 2018. 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 -9 267 £45,000 -14.29% 51
Gloucestershire -1 106 £47,500 +5.56% 27
Dorset +6 99 £45,000 - 25
Wiltshire -23 92 £52,500 +16.67% 16
Somerset -2 79 £47,500 +5.56% 15
Devon +5 32 £46,000 +22.67% 10
Cornwall -34 10 £30,500 +24.49% 9
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, 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.

1 256 (36.68%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (29.80%) PRINCE2
3 185 (26.50%) Finance
4 122 (17.48%) Microsoft
5 109 (15.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 107 (15.33%) ITIL
7 105 (15.04%) Security Cleared
8 99 (14.18%) Scrum
9 90 (12.89%) Degree
10 80 (11.46%) Waterfall
11 73 (10.46%) Line Management
12 72 (10.32%) Change Management
13 67 (9.60%) C
14 65 (9.31%) Service Management
15 64 (9.17%) Retail
16 59 (8.45%) CRM
17 58 (8.31%) SDLC
18 56 (8.02%) .NET
19 55 (7.88%) Time Management
20 54 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
20 54 (7.74%) Software Delivery
21 53 (7.59%) SQL
22 51 (7.31%) Service Delivery
22 51 (7.31%) Business Analysis
22 51 (7.31%) SC Cleared
22 51 (7.31%) DV Cleared
23 48 (6.88%) Windows
24 47 (6.73%) SQL Server
25 46 (6.59%) C#
25 46 (6.59%) Microsoft Project

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 29 (4.15%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.43%) MS Project Server
3 8 (1.15%) WordPress
4 7 (1.00%) SAS
5 6 (0.86%) IIS
6 4 (0.57%) Apache Solr
6 4 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.43%) Apache
7 3 (0.43%) CMS
7 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.14%) Drupal
9 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.14%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 46 (6.59%) Microsoft Office
1 46 (6.59%) Microsoft Project
2 24 (3.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.29%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (2.72%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.86%) Eloqua
3 4 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.43%) OPENHousing
5 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.29%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.29%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.14%) LabWindows
6 1 (0.14%) Magento
6 1 (0.14%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.14%) SAP EWM
6 1 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (4.15%) Office 365
4 23 (3.30%) SaaS
5 12 (1.72%) TestFlight
6 5 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.57%) PaaS
8 3 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.14%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.14%) IaaS
9 1 (0.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.15%) Internet
1 15 (2.15%) SAN
2 12 (1.72%) MQTT
3 11 (1.58%) Firewall
3 11 (1.58%) Network Security
4 9 (1.29%) WAN
5 8 (1.15%) Intranet
6 7 (1.00%) LAN
6 7 (1.00%) NAS
6 7 (1.00%) SMS
6 7 (1.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.00%) VoIP
7 6 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (0.86%) Wireless
8 5 (0.72%) DNS
8 5 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (0.72%) MPLS
9 4 (0.57%) VPN
10 3 (0.43%) Broadband
10 3 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.72%) MySQL
3 15 (2.15%) NoSQL
4 13 (1.86%) Big Data
5 12 (1.72%) Geospatial Data
5 12 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.72%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.72%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.57%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.57%) GIS
9 4 (0.57%) Power BI
9 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 24 (3.44%) Git (software)
2 20 (2.87%) JIRA
3 19 (2.72%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.86%) Calabash
4 13 (1.86%) Cucumber
4 13 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (1.72%) Android Studio
5 12 (1.72%) Appium
5 12 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (1.72%) PHPUnit
5 12 (1.72%) Xcode
6 10 (1.43%) Rational DOORS
6 10 (1.43%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.00%) SpecFlow
8 5 (0.72%) NuGet
9 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.29%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.14%) JMeter
10 1 (0.14%) LabVIEW
General
1 185 (26.50%) Finance
2 64 (9.17%) Retail
3 44 (6.30%) Marketing
4 36 (5.16%) Manufacturing
5 28 (4.01%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.44%) Advertising
7 14 (2.01%) Banking
8 11 (1.58%) Electronics
8 11 (1.58%) Law
9 10 (1.43%) Games
10 9 (1.29%) Military
11 6 (0.86%) Publishing
12 4 (0.57%) Legal
13 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.43%) French Language
13 3 (0.43%) Local Government
14 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.29%) Automotive
14 2 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 277 (39.68%) Project Manager
2 88 (12.61%) Analyst
3 79 (11.32%) IT Manager
4 64 (9.17%) IT Project Manager
5 51 (7.31%) Consultant
6 47 (6.73%) Developer
7 42 (6.02%) Business Analyst
8 35 (5.01%) Senior Manager
8 35 (5.01%) Senior Project Manager
9 33 (4.73%) Architect
9 33 (4.73%) Infrastructure Manager
10 32 (4.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 32 (4.58%) Software Project Manager
11 24 (3.44%) Delivery Manager
12 22 (3.15%) Software Manager
13 21 (3.01%) IT Infrastructure Manager
13 21 (3.01%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
13 21 (3.01%) Service Manager
13 21 (3.01%) Technical Manager
14 20 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (8.02%) .NET
2 27 (3.87%) CSS
2 27 (3.87%) HTML
3 25 (3.58%) Web Services
4 20 (2.87%) jQuery
5 18 (2.58%) REST
6 16 (2.29%) XML
7 13 (1.86%) ASP.NET
7 13 (1.86%) Laravel
7 13 (1.86%) Node.js
8 12 (1.72%) .NET Framework
9 10 (1.43%) AngularJS
9 10 (1.43%) RESTful
10 9 (1.29%) Entity Framework
11 7 (1.00%) LESS
11 7 (1.00%) Middleware
11 7 (1.00%) Sass
12 6 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (0.86%) Velocity
13 5 (0.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.02%) Management Information System
2 38 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (5.16%) Data Centre
4 29 (4.15%) User Experience
5 28 (4.01%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.58%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
8 13 (1.86%) PMI
9 12 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.58%) Driving Licence
11 10 (1.43%) iPhone
12 7 (1.00%) Fintech
12 7 (1.00%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.86%) CESG
13 6 (0.86%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (0.86%) Public Cloud
13 6 (0.86%) Smart Energy
14 4 (0.57%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.57%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 48 (6.88%) Windows
2 42 (6.02%) Linux
3 14 (2.01%) Android
3 14 (2.01%) Apple iOS
3 14 (2.01%) Unix
3 14 (2.01%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.15%) AIX
7 6 (0.86%) CentOS
7 6 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.29%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (36.68%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (29.80%) PRINCE2
3 109 (15.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 107 (15.33%) ITIL
5 99 (14.18%) Scrum
6 80 (11.46%) Waterfall
7 73 (10.46%) Line Management
8 72 (10.32%) Change Management
9 65 (9.31%) Service Management
10 59 (8.45%) CRM
11 58 (8.31%) SDLC
12 55 (7.88%) Time Management
13 54 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
13 54 (7.74%) Software Delivery
14 51 (7.31%) Business Analysis
14 51 (7.31%) Service Delivery
15 46 (6.59%) ERP
16 45 (6.45%) Open Source
17 44 (6.30%) Project Planning
18 39 (5.59%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 67 (9.60%) C
2 53 (7.59%) SQL
3 46 (6.59%) C#
4 36 (5.16%) Java
5 28 (4.01%) JavaScript
5 28 (4.01%) PHP
6 25 (3.58%) Python
7 24 (3.44%) Ruby
8 11 (1.58%) C++
9 8 (1.15%) R
10 6 (0.86%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.86%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.72%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.43%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.29%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.29%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.29%) VBA
14 1 (0.14%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 105 (15.04%) Security Cleared
2 90 (12.89%) Degree
3 51 (7.31%) DV Cleared
3 51 (7.31%) SC Cleared
4 31 (4.44%) APMP
5 28 (4.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 25 (3.58%) PMP
7 14 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (2.01%) PMI Certification
8 13 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (1.29%) CCNA
9 9 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (0.86%) CESG Certified Professional
13 5 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (0.72%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.57%) DBS Check
14 4 (0.57%) Postgraduate
15 3 (0.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.73%) PMO
2 37 (5.30%) QA
3 22 (3.15%) SLA
4 13 (1.86%) GDPR
5 12 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 11 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (1.15%) ISO 9001
7 8 (1.15%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.86%) JSP 440
9 4 (0.57%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.29%) COBIT
10 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.14%) MISRA
11 1 (0.14%) RMADS
System Software
1 18 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.72%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.57%) Docker
5 3 (0.43%) vSphere
6 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.29%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (1.72%) HockeyApp
2 4 (0.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 122 (17.48%) Microsoft
2 25 (3.58%) SAP
3 23 (3.30%) VMware
4 21 (3.01%) Oracle
5 17 (2.44%) Cisco
6 14 (2.01%) Citrix
6 14 (2.01%) Xamarin
7 8 (1.15%) Adobe
7 8 (1.15%) Sitecore
8 6 (0.86%) Marketo
8 6 (0.86%) Red Hat
8 6 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.86%) Tableau
9 5 (0.72%) Google
9 5 (0.72%) IBM
10 4 (0.57%) Elavon
10 4 (0.57%) Hortonworks
10 4 (0.57%) Xerox
11 3 (0.43%) Capita
11 3 (0.43%) F5