Period
to 28 January 2020

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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 40 31
Rank change year-on-year +15 -9 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 155 104 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 8.18% 5.54% 7.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.96% 6.18% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 127 92 117
Wales median annual salary £43,913 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.78% - -
10th Percentile £31,550 £29,775 £29,150
90th Percentile £67,500 £54,725 £52,500
UK 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 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 1,730 1,682 1,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 91.29% 89.56% 93.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,468 1,377 1,440
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,225
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +4.17%

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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 2020. 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 0 114 £44,750 +11.88% 44
West Wales +28 25 £35,000 -11.39%
North Wales +15 9 £58,750 +30.56% 1
Mid Wales +4 4 - -
Project Management
UK

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, 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 86 (55.48%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (41.94%) Finance
3 52 (33.55%) Waterfall
4 36 (23.23%) Microsoft
5 34 (21.94%) ITIL
6 31 (20.00%) Linux
6 31 (20.00%) Scrum
7 30 (19.35%) Windows
8 29 (18.71%) PRINCE2
8 29 (18.71%) Mentoring
9 26 (16.77%) VMware
9 26 (16.77%) Degree
10 24 (15.48%) Advertising
11 22 (14.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (14.19%) Coaching
11 22 (14.19%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (12.90%) Project Delivery
12 20 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (12.26%) VoIP
14 18 (11.61%) WAN
14 18 (11.61%) LAN
14 18 (11.61%) Windows Server
15 16 (10.32%) Telecoms
15 16 (10.32%) Service Management
15 16 (10.32%) Change Management
15 16 (10.32%) Unix
15 16 (10.32%) SDLC
16 15 (9.68%) Business Analysis
16 15 (9.68%) QA

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 14 (9.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.23%) Confluence
3 4 (2.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.58%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.94%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.29%) Apache
5 2 (1.29%) lighttpd
5 2 (1.29%) Moodle
Applications
1 14 (9.03%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.29%) SPSS
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.29%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.65%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.65%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.65%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.10%) Azure
2 7 (4.52%) Office 365
3 5 (3.23%) AWS
4 4 (2.58%) BlazeMeter
5 3 (1.94%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (1.29%) GCP
6 2 (1.29%) GitHub
6 2 (1.29%) Smartsheet
7 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.65%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.65%) G Suite
7 1 (0.65%) IaaS
7 1 (0.65%) PaaS
7 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.26%) VoIP
2 18 (11.61%) LAN
2 18 (11.61%) WAN
3 14 (9.03%) Wireless
4 10 (6.45%) DHCP
4 10 (6.45%) DNS
5 9 (5.81%) Internet
6 5 (3.23%) Firewall
6 5 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.58%) MPLS
7 4 (2.58%) SAN
8 3 (1.94%) VPN
9 2 (1.29%) HTTP
10 1 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.81%) Relational Database
1 9 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.16%) MySQL
3 6 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.58%) Redis
5 3 (1.94%) Big Data
6 2 (1.29%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.29%) BigQuery
6 2 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.29%) QlikView
6 2 (1.29%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.29%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (8.39%) JIRA
2 11 (7.10%) Cucumber
3 9 (5.81%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.16%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.87%) Subversion
6 4 (2.58%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.58%) HP UFT
6 4 (2.58%) JMeter
6 4 (2.58%) Liquibase
6 4 (2.58%) LoadRunner
6 4 (2.58%) NeoLoad
6 4 (2.58%) Selenium
7 2 (1.29%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.29%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.29%) Maven
8 1 (0.65%) Postman
8 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
General
1 65 (41.94%) Finance
2 24 (15.48%) Advertising
3 16 (10.32%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.87%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.23%) Marketing
6 4 (2.58%) Banking
6 4 (2.58%) Billing
6 4 (2.58%) Retail
7 3 (1.94%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.29%) Electronics
8 2 (1.29%) Military
8 2 (1.29%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (21.94%) Project Manager
2 30 (19.35%) Analyst
3 19 (12.26%) Business Analyst
4 18 (11.61%) Consultant
5 17 (10.97%) IT Manager
6 16 (10.32%) Technical Consultant
7 15 (9.68%) Developer
8 9 (5.81%) Wintel Consultant
9 7 (4.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 7 (4.52%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.52%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
10 6 (3.87%) C++ Developer
10 6 (3.87%) Principal Project Manager
10 6 (3.87%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (3.87%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.87%) Technical Manager
10 6 (3.87%) Technical Project Manager
11 5 (3.23%) IT Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) IT Support
11 5 (3.23%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.10%) HTML
2 10 (6.45%) Web Services
3 9 (5.81%) XML
4 8 (5.16%) Laravel
4 8 (5.16%) Spring
4 8 (5.16%) Spring Boot
5 7 (4.52%) .NET
6 6 (3.87%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.87%) Vue.js
7 4 (2.58%) ADO
7 4 (2.58%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.58%) CSS
7 4 (2.58%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.58%) J2EE
7 4 (2.58%) JMS
7 4 (2.58%) JSP
7 4 (2.58%) Node.js
7 4 (2.58%) SOAP
7 4 (2.58%) Struts
7 4 (2.58%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.58%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.58%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.94%) Learning Management System
6 3 (1.94%) Life Science
7 2 (1.29%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.29%) PMI
7 2 (1.29%) Tandem
8 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.00%) Linux
2 30 (19.35%) Windows
3 18 (11.61%) Windows Server
4 16 (10.32%) Unix
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (55.48%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (33.55%) Waterfall
3 34 (21.94%) ITIL
4 31 (20.00%) Scrum
5 29 (18.71%) Mentoring
5 29 (18.71%) PRINCE2
6 22 (14.19%) Coaching
6 22 (14.19%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (14.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (12.90%) Project Delivery
8 16 (10.32%) Change Management
8 16 (10.32%) SDLC
8 16 (10.32%) Service Management
9 15 (9.68%) Business Analysis
9 15 (9.68%) Kanban
10 14 (9.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (9.03%) Software Engineering
11 13 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (8.39%) Data Migration
11 13 (8.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.03%) PHP
2 13 (8.39%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.45%) SQL
4 8 (5.16%) Java
4 8 (5.16%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.52%) C++
5 7 (4.52%) Python
6 6 (3.87%) C#
7 4 (2.58%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.94%) C
9 2 (1.29%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.29%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.29%) Perl
10 1 (0.65%) Go
Qualifications
1 26 (16.77%) Degree
2 12 (7.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.23%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.58%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.94%) PMP
6 2 (1.29%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.29%) ISEB
6 2 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.29%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) CISM
7 1 (0.65%) CISSP
7 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.65%) MCP
7 1 (0.65%) MCSA
7 1 (0.65%) MCSE
7 1 (0.65%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.68%) QA
2 10 (6.45%) PMO
3 5 (3.23%) SLA
4 2 (1.29%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.65%) GDPR
5 1 (0.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.03%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.45%) Docker
4 4 (2.58%) XenApp
5 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.16%) SCCM
2 4 (2.58%) Nagios
3 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.65%) Mesos
Vendors
1 36 (23.23%) Microsoft
2 26 (16.77%) VMware
3 10 (6.45%) Cisco
4 8 (5.16%) SAP
5 6 (3.87%) Oracle
5 6 (3.87%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.58%) Citrix
6 4 (2.58%) Guidewire
6 4 (2.58%) Mitel
6 4 (2.58%) NetApp
7 3 (1.94%) Google
8 2 (1.29%) Cognos
8 2 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.29%) Tableau
8 2 (1.29%) Teradata
8 2 (1.29%) Zend
9 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.65%) Sage
9 1 (0.65%) Veeam