The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Project Manager
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 68 69
Rank change year-on-year -18 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 188 210 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.54% 4.01% 4.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% 4.11% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 146 166 211
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 5162 5111 5787
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.08% 97.59% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4287 4330 4876
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,648 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in the South West

Project Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the South West.

Salary trend for Project Manager in the South West

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in the South West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in the South West

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 Project Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 June 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 -24 70 £48,000 +1.05% 14
Wiltshire -8 38 £50,000 -6.97% 4
Dorset -1 27 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Gloucestershire -5 27 £50,000 +5.26%
Somerset +3 15 £54,750 +4.28% 7
Devon +8 7 £45,000 +39.80% 4
Cornwall -5 4 £51,250 +51.34%
Project Manager
England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 269 (70.98%) Project Management
2 217 (57.26%) Agile Software Development
3 188 (49.60%) PRINCE2
4 170 (44.85%) Finance
5 84 (22.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 61 (16.09%) Scrum
7 58 (15.30%) Waterfall
8 53 (13.98%) Degree
9 47 (12.40%) SDLC
10 43 (11.35%) ITIL
10 43 (11.35%) .NET
11 42 (11.08%) Security Cleared
12 41 (10.82%) PMI Certification
13 40 (10.55%) Change Management
14 38 (10.03%) PMP
15 33 (8.71%) Telecoms
16 32 (8.44%) Programme Management
16 32 (8.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 32 (8.44%) Microsoft Project
16 32 (8.44%) SC Cleared
16 32 (8.44%) Banking
17 30 (7.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 29 (7.65%) CRM
19 28 (7.39%) Retail
20 27 (7.12%) Java
20 27 (7.12%) Change Control
21 26 (6.86%) Software Delivery
21 26 (6.86%) C#
22 23 (6.07%) Software Engineering
23 22 (5.80%) Line Management

Project Manager Skill Set
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 14 (3.69%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.85%) CMS
3 5 (1.32%) Apache
3 5 (1.32%) Confluence
3 5 (1.32%) IBM Notes
4 3 (0.79%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.53%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.26%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (8.44%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.53%) Aareon QL
4 2 (0.53%) MIS ActiveH
4 2 (0.53%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.53%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.53%) OPENHousing
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.53%) Orchard Housing
4 2 (0.53%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.53%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.53%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.85%) SaaS
2 6 (1.58%) Office 365
3 5 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.26%) IaaS
6 1 (0.26%) PaaS
6 1 (0.26%) Slack
6 1 (0.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (1.58%) LAN
2 6 (1.58%) WAN
3 5 (1.32%) VLAN
3 5 (1.32%) VoIP
4 4 (1.06%) Internet
4 4 (1.06%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.53%) Extranet
5 2 (0.53%) Wireless
6 1 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.01%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.96%) Big Data
3 6 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (1.58%) Hadoop
3 6 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.26%) GIS
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (3.43%) JIRA
2 6 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.26%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 170 (44.85%) Finance
2 33 (8.71%) Telecoms
3 32 (8.44%) Banking
4 28 (7.39%) Retail
5 15 (3.96%) Marketing
6 12 (3.17%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.85%) Electronics
8 5 (1.32%) Advertising
9 4 (1.06%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.06%) Front Office
10 3 (0.79%) Back Office
10 3 (0.79%) German Language
10 3 (0.79%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.53%) Automotive
11 2 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.53%) French Language
11 2 (0.53%) Military
11 2 (0.53%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (11.35%) .NET
2 17 (4.49%) HTML
3 10 (2.64%) HTML5
3 10 (2.64%) Java EE
4 4 (1.06%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.53%) CSS
5 2 (0.53%) React
6 1 (0.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.26%) Middleware
6 1 (0.26%) Node.js
6 1 (0.26%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.28%) Virtual Team
2 19 (5.01%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.75%) PMI
4 16 (4.22%) User Experience
5 14 (3.69%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.43%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.37%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.11%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.32%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.53%) Cyber Defence
11 2 (0.53%) NHS
12 1 (0.26%) CMDB
12 1 (0.26%) Contactless
12 1 (0.26%) Fintech
12 1 (0.26%) FMCG
12 1 (0.26%) IVR
12 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.22%) Windows
2 2 (0.53%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.26%) Android
3 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (70.98%) Project Management
2 217 (57.26%) Agile Software Development
3 188 (49.60%) PRINCE2
4 84 (22.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 61 (16.09%) Scrum
6 58 (15.30%) Waterfall
7 47 (12.40%) SDLC
8 43 (11.35%) ITIL
9 40 (10.55%) Change Management
10 32 (8.44%) Programme Management
11 29 (7.65%) CRM
12 27 (7.12%) Change Control
13 26 (6.86%) Software Delivery
14 23 (6.07%) Software Engineering
15 22 (5.80%) Line Management
16 21 (5.54%) Resource Allocation
16 21 (5.54%) Risk Management
17 20 (5.28%) Service Delivery
18 17 (4.49%) PRINCE
18 17 (4.49%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (7.12%) Java
2 26 (6.86%) C#
3 19 (5.01%) JavaScript
4 14 (3.69%) SQL
5 9 (2.37%) C
6 8 (2.11%) VBScript
7 5 (1.32%) C++
8 4 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (13.98%) Degree
2 42 (11.08%) Security Cleared
3 41 (10.82%) PMI Certification
4 38 (10.03%) PMP
5 32 (8.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 32 (8.44%) SC Cleared
6 30 (7.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 20 (5.28%) APMP
8 12 (3.17%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (1.32%) APMG
10 5 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.06%) PhD
12 2 (0.53%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (0.53%) CISM
13 1 (0.26%) CCNA
13 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.26%) ISEB
13 1 (0.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.49%) ISO 9001
1 17 (4.49%) PMO
2 16 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.11%) QA
4 1 (0.26%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (5.28%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.01%) SAP
3 9 (2.37%) Oracle
4 7 (1.85%) Sitecore
5 6 (1.58%) CA
6 5 (1.32%) Capita
6 5 (1.32%) Lotus
7 4 (1.06%) Cisco
7 4 (1.06%) Sage
8 3 (0.79%) HP
9 2 (0.53%) Aareon
9 2 (0.53%) Amdocs
9 2 (0.53%) Castleton
9 2 (0.53%) Civica
9 2 (0.53%) KANA
9 2 (0.53%) Lagan
9 2 (0.53%) Northgate
9 2 (0.53%) Oneserve
9 2 (0.53%) Orchard
9 2 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
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