Period
to 18 November 2019

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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 35 38
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 585 735 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.01% 7.31% 6.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.63% 7.90% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 473 576 543
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,843 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £66,850
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 8,828 9,306 9,419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 90.72% 92.50% 91.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7,053 7,452 7,761
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £64,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 18 November 2019.

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 November 2019. 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 +13 227 £47,500 -5.00% 67
Wiltshire -24 97 £55,000 +15.79% 25
Gloucestershire -23 88 £47,500 -11.63% 25
Dorset -1 63 £25,000 -41.86% 12
Somerset -9 48 £40,000 -20.00% 9
Devon -7 41 £38,125 +8.93% 8
Cornwall -12 11 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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.

1 227 (38.80%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (27.52%) Finance
3 135 (23.08%) Degree
4 123 (21.03%) C
5 118 (20.17%) PRINCE2
6 112 (19.15%) Scrum
7 103 (17.61%) Security Cleared
8 94 (16.07%) Microsoft
9 90 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
10 78 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 70 (11.97%) Retail
12 69 (11.79%) Linux
13 68 (11.62%) Public Sector
14 67 (11.45%) ITIL
15 66 (11.28%) Windows
16 65 (11.11%) Project Delivery
17 60 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
17 60 (10.26%) Management Information System
18 58 (9.91%) Azure
19 57 (9.74%) SQL
20 56 (9.57%) Coaching
21 55 (9.40%) Systems Engineering
22 54 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
23 53 (9.06%) Mentoring
23 53 (9.06%) JavaScript
24 52 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
24 52 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
25 49 (8.38%) DV Cleared
26 48 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
27 46 (7.86%) 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 30 (5.13%) Apache Solr
2 24 (4.10%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.54%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.85%) JBoss
5 3 (0.51%) CMS
5 3 (0.51%) Confluence
6 2 (0.34%) Drupal
6 2 (0.34%) MediaWiki
6 2 (0.34%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.17%) Apache
7 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 36 (6.15%) Microsoft Project
2 32 (5.47%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (5.30%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.34%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.34%) Revit
Business Applications
1 14 (2.39%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 8 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.37%) NetSuite
3 6 (1.03%) Sage 200
3 6 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.68%) Magento
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.34%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.17%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.17%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 58 (9.91%) Azure
2 28 (4.79%) Office 365
3 26 (4.44%) AWS
4 13 (2.22%) SaaS
5 10 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (1.20%) Power Platform
7 6 (1.03%) Serverless
8 5 (0.85%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.68%) Azure Functions
9 4 (0.68%) PowerApps
10 3 (0.51%) GCP
11 2 (0.34%) BlazeMeter
11 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.34%) G Suite
11 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.34%) Google Docs
11 2 (0.34%) Google Sheets
11 2 (0.34%) IaaS
11 2 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.47%) Extranet
2 29 (4.96%) Internet
3 16 (2.74%) LAN
3 16 (2.74%) WAN
4 15 (2.56%) Software-Defined Networking
5 4 (0.68%) Intranet
5 4 (0.68%) SAN
5 4 (0.68%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.51%) Firewall
6 3 (0.51%) GPON
7 2 (0.34%) Network Security
8 1 (0.17%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.17%) CTI
8 1 (0.17%) DWDM
8 1 (0.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.17%) MPLS
8 1 (0.17%) PBX
8 1 (0.17%) VoIP
8 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.81%) MySQL
2 32 (5.47%) MongoDB
3 30 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 24 (4.10%) Big Data
5 17 (2.91%) SQL Server
6 7 (1.20%) Power BI
6 7 (1.20%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (0.68%) MS Access
7 4 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.17%) GIS
Development Applications
1 39 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 37 (6.32%) JIRA
3 33 (5.64%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.68%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.51%) HP UFT
7 3 (0.51%) NCrunch
7 3 (0.51%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.34%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.34%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.34%) JMeter
8 2 (0.34%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.34%) NeoLoad
8 2 (0.34%) Selenium
9 1 (0.17%) AdminStudio
9 1 (0.17%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 161 (27.52%) Finance
2 70 (11.97%) Retail
3 68 (11.62%) Public Sector
4 36 (6.15%) Marketing
5 31 (5.30%) Telecoms
6 28 (4.79%) Manufacturing
7 23 (3.93%) Electronics
8 19 (3.25%) Aerospace
9 17 (2.91%) Local Government
10 12 (2.05%) Legal
11 9 (1.54%) Banking
11 9 (1.54%) Law
12 7 (1.20%) Financial Institution
12 7 (1.20%) German Language
13 6 (1.03%) Automotive
13 6 (1.03%) Billing
13 6 (1.03%) Military
14 2 (0.34%) Front Office
14 2 (0.34%) Police
14 2 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 124 (21.20%) Project Manager
2 78 (13.33%) Consultant
3 49 (8.38%) Analyst
3 49 (8.38%) Developer
4 38 (6.50%) Architect
5 31 (5.30%) PHP Developer
6 28 (4.79%) Senior Manager
7 25 (4.27%) Delivery Manager
8 24 (4.10%) Systems Engineer
9 23 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
10 22 (3.76%) Business Analyst
11 20 (3.42%) IT Manager
12 18 (3.08%) Business Change Consultant
12 18 (3.08%) Management Consultant
12 18 (3.08%) Software Engineer
12 18 (3.08%) Technical Manager
13 17 (2.91%) Agile Delivery Manager
13 17 (2.91%) IT Project Manager
13 17 (2.91%) Support Engineer
14 16 (2.74%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (6.32%) React
2 32 (5.47%) Laravel
3 31 (5.30%) Vue.js
4 20 (3.42%) HTML
5 19 (3.25%) CSS
6 11 (1.88%) .NET
7 8 (1.37%) Node.js
7 8 (1.37%) REST
8 7 (1.20%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.20%) Web Services
9 6 (1.03%) Django
10 5 (0.85%) jQuery
10 5 (0.85%) Middleware
11 4 (0.68%) ADO
11 4 (0.68%) Entity Framework
12 3 (0.51%) AngularJS
12 3 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (0.51%) OAuth2
12 3 (0.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (0.51%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 54 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.13%) EPoS
4 27 (4.62%) User Experience
5 26 (4.44%) Internet of Things
6 17 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
8 11 (1.88%) Driving Licence
9 10 (1.71%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.37%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.85%) Blog
11 5 (0.85%) Cyberattack
11 5 (0.85%) Industry 4.0
12 4 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.68%) GPGPU
12 4 (0.68%) Reinsurance
13 3 (0.51%) NHS
13 3 (0.51%) PKI
13 3 (0.51%) PMI
13 3 (0.51%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 69 (11.79%) Linux
2 66 (11.28%) Windows
3 44 (7.52%) Windows Server
4 35 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (5.30%) Unix
6 22 (3.76%) Windows 10
7 16 (2.74%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (38.80%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (20.17%) PRINCE2
3 112 (19.15%) Scrum
4 90 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 78 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 67 (11.45%) ITIL
7 65 (11.11%) Project Delivery
8 60 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
9 56 (9.57%) Coaching
10 55 (9.40%) Systems Engineering
11 53 (9.06%) Mentoring
12 52 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
12 52 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 48 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
14 46 (7.86%) Change Management
14 46 (7.86%) TOGAF
15 45 (7.69%) Time Management
16 44 (7.52%) Business Analysis
16 44 (7.52%) MODAF
16 44 (7.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 123 (21.03%) C
2 57 (9.74%) SQL
3 53 (9.06%) JavaScript
4 37 (6.32%) PHP
5 31 (5.30%) C++
6 23 (3.93%) C#
7 19 (3.25%) Python
8 8 (1.37%) Java
9 7 (1.20%) TypeScript
10 5 (0.85%) PowerShell
10 5 (0.85%) R
11 3 (0.51%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.51%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.51%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.34%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.34%) VB
13 1 (0.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 135 (23.08%) Degree
2 103 (17.61%) Security Cleared
3 49 (8.38%) DV Cleared
4 34 (5.81%) SC Cleared
5 18 (3.08%) APMP
6 15 (2.56%) TOGAF Certification
7 12 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (2.05%) PMP
7 12 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (1.88%) PMI Certification
9 10 (1.71%) CCNA
10 9 (1.54%) MCSA
10 9 (1.54%) MCSE
11 7 (1.20%) AAT
11 7 (1.20%) CISM
11 7 (1.20%) CISSP
12 6 (1.03%) CIMA
12 6 (1.03%) CISA
12 6 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.64%) PMO
2 22 (3.76%) QA
3 14 (2.39%) GDPR
4 11 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.71%) Data Quality
6 6 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (1.03%) NIST
7 5 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (0.85%) SLA
8 4 (0.68%) JSP 440
8 4 (0.68%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.51%) HAZOP
9 3 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.34%) COBIT
10 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.17%) BS25999
11 1 (0.17%) HL7
11 1 (0.17%) RMADS
11 1 (0.17%) TickIT
System Software
1 39 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 27 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (1.03%) Docker
5 5 (0.85%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.68%) XenApp
7 1 (0.17%) Firmware
7 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (3.42%) SCCM
2 15 (2.56%) SCOM
2 15 (2.56%) vRealize
3 5 (0.85%) Ansible
3 5 (0.85%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 94 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.50%) VMware
3 34 (5.81%) SAP
4 26 (4.44%) Cisco
5 25 (4.27%) Apple
6 14 (2.39%) BiZZdesign
6 14 (2.39%) Sparx
7 13 (2.22%) Oracle
8 10 (1.71%) Citrix
9 7 (1.20%) HP
10 6 (1.03%) Tableau
11 5 (0.85%) Dell
11 5 (0.85%) Google
11 5 (0.85%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.85%) Splunk
12 3 (0.51%) Alteryx
12 3 (0.51%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.34%) Sage
13 2 (0.34%) Samsung