Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 28 23
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 162 166 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 8.39% 7.89% 9.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.18% 8.56% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 118 166 197
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,800 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £58,250 £59,375 £54,250
UK median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% +1.94% +3.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,765 1,940 2,344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 91.45% 92.21% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,424 1,679 1,977
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Wales

Project Management
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Management in Wales.

Salary trend for Project Management in Wales

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Wales over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Wales

Project Management
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Wales region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
South Wales -2 106 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Mid Wales +1 34 £30,500 -29.07%
West Wales +2 16 £40,210 +0.52%
North Wales +3 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Project Management
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Wales region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 84 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (37.65%) Microsoft
3 56 (34.57%) Finance
4 47 (29.01%) ITIL
5 45 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
6 42 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
6 42 (25.93%) Degree
7 40 (24.69%) SQL Server
8 33 (20.37%) Web Services
8 33 (20.37%) SQL
8 33 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 30 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (18.52%) Management Information System
10 27 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
10 27 (16.67%) PRINCE2
10 27 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
11 26 (16.05%) Waterfall
12 25 (15.43%) Process Improvement
12 25 (15.43%) Windows
12 25 (15.43%) SOA
12 25 (15.43%) Computer Science
12 25 (15.43%) Scrum
13 24 (14.81%) Validation
13 24 (14.81%) .NET
13 24 (14.81%) C#
13 24 (14.81%) Relational Database
13 24 (14.81%) Mentoring
14 23 (14.20%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (13.58%) Data Integration
15 22 (13.58%) ETL

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 22 (13.58%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (9.26%) MS Exchange
3 14 (8.64%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (4.94%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.47%) IIS
6 3 (1.85%) Appian
7 2 (1.23%) CMS
8 1 (0.62%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.62%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.62%) Drupal
8 1 (0.62%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.62%) SAS
8 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (12.96%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.41%) Office 365
3 10 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (2.47%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.94%) DHCP
1 8 (4.94%) DNS
2 6 (3.70%) Skype
3 5 (3.09%) Firewall
4 4 (2.47%) SAN
5 3 (1.85%) Wireless
6 2 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.23%) VoIP
6 2 (1.23%) VPN
6 2 (1.23%) Wireless Security
6 2 (1.23%) WLAN
7 1 (0.62%) Internet
7 1 (0.62%) LAN
7 1 (0.62%) SMS
7 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (24.69%) SQL Server
2 33 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (14.81%) Relational Database
5 22 (13.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (6.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (5.56%) Power BI
8 8 (4.94%) MySQL
9 7 (4.32%) Big Data
9 7 (4.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (3.09%) DB2
10 5 (3.09%) NoSQL
10 5 (3.09%) Redis
11 4 (2.47%) Data Mart
11 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (2.47%) MongoDB
11 4 (2.47%) PerformancePoint
11 4 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.47%) Snowflake Schema
12 3 (1.85%) Biml
Development Applications
1 6 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.09%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.47%) JIRA
4 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.62%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.62%) Subversion
General
1 56 (34.57%) Finance
2 15 (9.26%) Retail
3 12 (7.41%) Advertising
4 5 (3.09%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.47%) Banking
5 4 (2.47%) Marketing
6 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.62%) Automotive
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Electronics
7 1 (0.62%) Legal
7 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (25.31%) Analyst
1 41 (25.31%) Project Manager
2 21 (12.96%) Developer
3 19 (11.73%) Senior Analyst
4 18 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 18 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
5 17 (10.49%) Business Analyst
6 15 (9.26%) Business Systems Analyst
7 14 (8.64%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
7 14 (8.64%) Senior Solutions Analyst
7 14 (8.64%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 14 (8.64%) Solutions Analyst
7 14 (8.64%) Systems Analyst
8 12 (7.41%) Consultant
8 12 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (6.79%) Scrum Master
10 10 (6.17%) Lead Developer
11 9 (5.56%) IT Analyst
12 7 (4.32%) Business IT Analyst
12 7 (4.32%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.37%) Web Services
2 24 (14.81%) .NET
3 22 (13.58%) REST
3 22 (13.58%) SOAP
4 21 (12.96%) HTML
5 14 (8.64%) XML
6 10 (6.17%) ASP.NET
7 6 (3.70%) CSS
8 5 (3.09%) .NET Core
8 5 (3.09%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.09%) Entity Framework
9 4 (2.47%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (0.62%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 27 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (15.43%) Computer Science
4 22 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (4.32%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.47%) Clustering
7 4 (2.47%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.47%) Replication
7 4 (2.47%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.47%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.23%) Digital TV
8 2 (1.23%) EPoS
8 2 (1.23%) iPhone
9 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.62%) Social Media
9 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.43%) Windows
2 16 (9.88%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.70%) Android
4 5 (3.09%) Linux
5 4 (2.47%) AIX
5 4 (2.47%) HPUX
5 4 (2.47%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.47%) Unix
5 4 (2.47%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.23%) VMS
6 2 (1.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (29.01%) ITIL
3 45 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
4 42 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 30 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 26 (16.05%) Waterfall
8 25 (15.43%) Process Improvement
8 25 (15.43%) Scrum
8 25 (15.43%) SOA
9 24 (14.81%) Mentoring
9 24 (14.81%) Validation
10 23 (14.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (13.58%) Data Integration
11 22 (13.58%) ETL
12 21 (12.96%) CRM
13 20 (12.35%) Business Analysis
13 20 (12.35%) Decision-Making
14 18 (11.11%) Business Process Modelling
15 16 (9.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.37%) SQL
2 24 (14.81%) C#
3 20 (12.35%) PHP
4 18 (11.11%) Java
5 15 (9.26%) PowerShell
6 14 (8.64%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.09%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.47%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.47%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.23%) Perl
10 2 (1.23%) Python
11 1 (0.62%) C
11 1 (0.62%) C++
11 1 (0.62%) R
11 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (25.93%) Degree
2 22 (13.58%) Postgraduate
3 14 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (6.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.47%) MCSA
7 3 (1.85%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.85%) PMP
8 2 (1.23%) CCIE
8 2 (1.23%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (1.23%) CCNP
8 2 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.23%) MCDST
9 1 (0.62%) CBAP
9 1 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.62%) IIBA
9 1 (0.62%) ISEB
9 1 (0.62%) SAFe Agilist
9 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.56%) QA
2 8 (4.94%) Data Quality
3 7 (4.32%) PMO
4 5 (3.09%) ISO 9001
5 4 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.23%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.62%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.09%) Docker
4 4 (2.47%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (5.56%) SCCM
2 8 (4.94%) SCOM
3 4 (2.47%) Ansible
3 4 (2.47%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (2.47%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (2.47%) Puppet
3 4 (2.47%) SCOrch
3 4 (2.47%) SCSM
3 4 (2.47%) Terraform
3 4 (2.47%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 61 (37.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.88%) VMware
3 10 (6.17%) Oracle
3 10 (6.17%) ServiceNow
4 8 (4.94%) HP
5 5 (3.09%) Cognos
5 5 (3.09%) SAP
5 5 (3.09%) Teradata
6 4 (2.47%) Actifio
6 4 (2.47%) Apple
6 4 (2.47%) BMC
6 4 (2.47%) Citrix
6 4 (2.47%) IBM
6 4 (2.47%) McAfee
6 4 (2.47%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.23%) Cisco
7 2 (1.23%) F5
7 2 (1.23%) Juniper
7 2 (1.23%) Riverbed