Period
to 3 July 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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 28 23
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 67 118 173
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 5.26% 6.76% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.94% 7.39% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 62 113 135
Median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £65,375 £57,500 £59,000
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 1,128 1,597 1,787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.54% 91.52% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1,373 1,460
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Wales

Project Management
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Management in Wales.

Salary trend for Project Management in Wales

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Management in Wales over the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 July 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 -10 61 £45,000 - 12
Mid Wales +3 3 - -
West Wales -3 3 £32,500 -23.53%
Project Management
UK

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 32 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.33%) Linux
2 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
3 21 (31.34%) Windows
4 20 (29.85%) ITIL
5 19 (28.36%) Windows Server
6 18 (26.87%) Finance
6 18 (26.87%) VMware
7 16 (23.88%) Scrum
8 14 (20.90%) Advertising
8 14 (20.90%) PRINCE2
9 13 (19.40%) MS Exchange
10 12 (17.91%) PHP
10 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
11 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (16.42%) PowerShell
12 10 (14.93%) Kanban
12 10 (14.93%) QA
12 10 (14.93%) Mentoring
12 10 (14.93%) Middleware
13 9 (13.43%) MySQL
13 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
13 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (13.43%) Coaching
13 9 (13.43%) Waterfall
14 8 (11.94%) Cucumber
14 8 (11.94%) Laravel
14 8 (11.94%) Test Automation
14 8 (11.94%) Incident Management
14 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills

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 13 (19.40%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.96%) JBoss
2 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.96%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Moodle
4 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Azure
2 4 (5.97%) Office 365
3 3 (4.48%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.49%) AWS
4 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.49%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (1.49%) IaaS
4 1 (1.49%) PaaS
4 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) VoIP
2 1 (1.49%) Broadband
2 1 (1.49%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.49%) SAN
2 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) MySQL
2 8 (11.94%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.48%) Big Data
4 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) HPCC
5 1 (1.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Cucumber
2 7 (10.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.97%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.49%) JMeter
4 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.49%) NeoLoad
4 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 18 (26.87%) Finance
2 14 (20.90%) Advertising
3 4 (5.97%) Digital Economy
4 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.99%) Marketing
5 2 (2.99%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.49%) Electronics
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Project Manager
2 11 (16.42%) Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Developer
4 7 (10.45%) IT Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) IT Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) IT Operations Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) IT Security Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Security Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Security Operations Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) C++ Developer
6 4 (5.97%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) Middleware
2 8 (11.94%) Laravel
3 7 (10.45%) Vue.js
4 6 (8.96%) Web Services
5 1 (1.49%) ADO
5 1 (1.49%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.96%) PKI
4 5 (7.46%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.46%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.99%) User Experience
7 1 (1.49%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.49%) PMI
7 1 (1.49%) Replication
7 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.33%) Linux
2 21 (31.34%) Windows
3 19 (28.36%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.46%) Unix
5 1 (1.49%) Android
5 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.85%) ITIL
3 16 (23.88%) Scrum
4 14 (20.90%) PRINCE2
5 10 (14.93%) Kanban
5 10 (14.93%) Mentoring
6 9 (13.43%) Coaching
6 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (13.43%) Waterfall
7 8 (11.94%) Incident Management
7 8 (11.94%) Information Security
7 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
7 8 (11.94%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (10.45%) Project Delivery
9 6 (8.96%) OWASP
9 6 (8.96%) Security Operations
9 6 (8.96%) Tech Ops
9 6 (8.96%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) PHP
2 11 (16.42%) PowerShell
3 7 (10.45%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.46%) C++
5 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.49%) Python
5 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.46%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) PMI Certification
2 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.97%) PMP
4 1 (1.49%) APMP
4 1 (1.49%) CISM
4 1 (1.49%) CISSP
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.49%) MCP
4 1 (1.49%) MCSA
4 1 (1.49%) MCSE
4 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.49%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) QA
2 4 (5.97%) PMO
3 2 (2.99%) GDPR
3 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.49%) IFRS
4 1 (1.49%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.49%) ISO 13485
4 1 (1.49%) SLA
4 1 (1.49%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.94%) Docker
4 4 (5.97%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (5.97%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.97%) vSphere
5 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Nessus
2 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.49%) Nagios
2 1 (1.49%) Puppet
2 1 (1.49%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.87%) VMware
3 6 (8.96%) IBM
3 6 (8.96%) Rapid7
4 4 (5.97%) Cisco
5 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.48%) Zend
6 2 (2.99%) Avaya
6 2 (2.99%) Citrix
7 1 (1.49%) NetApp
7 1 (1.49%) Veeam