The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 218 202
Rank change year-on-year 0 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 18 22 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.34% 0.43% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.48% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 29
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -24.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,550 £51,250 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

Project Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4722 4566 5212
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.30% 88.42% 86.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3889 3827 4363
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Project Planning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in the South West

Project Planning
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Project Planning in the South West

Project Planning
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in the South West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Planning in the South West

Project Planning
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 Planning within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 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 -20 9 £40,000 +8.10% 2
Somerset - 4 £35,000 -
Wiltshire +2 2 £48,500 +61.66% 3
Dorset - 2 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire 0 1 £67,500 +63.63%
Project Planning
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 20 (47.62%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) Scrum
2 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 15 (35.71%) SQL
3 15 (35.71%) ISEB
4 14 (33.33%) C#
4 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 14 (33.33%) Finance
4 14 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 14 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 14 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 14 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 14 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 14 (33.33%) Test Management
4 14 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 14 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 14 (33.33%) BDD
4 14 (33.33%) SpecFlow
4 14 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 14 (33.33%) User Stories
4 14 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (28.57%) Project Management
6 9 (21.43%) PMO
7 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
8 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
9 6 (14.29%) SDLC
10 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement

Project Planning
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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 14 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 14 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.52%) Ant
2 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) JUnit
2 4 (9.52%) Maven
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) French Language
4 2 (4.76%) German Language
4 2 (4.76%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (4.76%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Project Manager
2 12 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) IT Manager
4 8 (19.05%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) IT Services Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Project Planner
7 2 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Programme Controller
7 2 (4.76%) Project Controller
8 1 (2.38%) Change Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.38%) IT Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (42.86%) Scrum
1 18 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 14 (33.33%) BDD
2 14 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 14 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 14 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 14 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 14 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 14 (33.33%) Test Management
2 14 (33.33%) User Stories
2 14 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 12 (28.57%) Project Management
4 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 6 (14.29%) SDLC
6 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
7 4 (9.52%) Software Architecture
7 4 (9.52%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) SQL
3 14 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) ISEB
2 14 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 14 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 5 (11.90%) Degree
6 3 (7.14%) APMP
7 1 (2.38%) APMG
7 1 (2.38%) CISA
7 1 (2.38%) CISSP
7 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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