Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 26 27
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 132 159 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.99% 8.26% 7.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.68% 9.04% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 120 115 164
Wales median annual salary £42,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,700 £28,350 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,000 £60,125
UK median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +1.94%

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 1,718 1,758 1,958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 91.00% 91.32% 92.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,472 1,419 1,703
Wales median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019. 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 -1 113 £43,250 -3.89% 23
North Wales -1 8 £48,000 -4.00% 3
West Wales +7 6 £38,750 -3.63% 5
Mid Wales +3 3 - -
Project Management
UK

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 73 (55.30%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (43.18%) Finance
3 27 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (18.94%) Microsoft
4 25 (18.94%) Waterfall
5 23 (17.42%) Degree
6 22 (16.67%) Project Delivery
7 20 (15.15%) PRINCE2
8 19 (14.39%) SQL
9 17 (12.88%) JIRA
10 16 (12.12%) Scrum
10 16 (12.12%) Risk Management
11 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
11 15 (11.36%) Mentoring
12 14 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (10.61%) Windows
12 14 (10.61%) ITIL
12 14 (10.61%) LAN
12 14 (10.61%) Advertising
12 14 (10.61%) Software Engineering
13 13 (9.85%) Microsoft Excel
13 13 (9.85%) CRM
13 13 (9.85%) Microsoft Project
14 12 (9.09%) Java
14 12 (9.09%) Business Analysis
14 12 (9.09%) Coaching
14 12 (9.09%) Windows Server
15 11 (8.33%) SDLC
15 11 (8.33%) Office 365
15 11 (8.33%) Project Planning

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 6 (4.55%) Confluence
2 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (9.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (9.85%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (7.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (6.82%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.76%) Simulink
5 1 (0.76%) Sketch
5 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.52%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.52%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.52%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.76%) Line 500
3 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.76%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.76%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.33%) Office 365
2 10 (7.58%) Azure
3 7 (5.30%) AWS
4 2 (1.52%) Apigee
4 2 (1.52%) GitHub
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) G Suite
5 1 (0.76%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.61%) LAN
2 8 (6.06%) WAN
3 3 (2.27%) VPN
4 2 (1.52%) DNS
5 1 (0.76%) DHCP
5 1 (0.76%) SAN
5 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.58%) MySQL
1 10 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.55%) Big Data
4 3 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.27%) MS Access
4 3 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (1.52%) QlikView
5 2 (1.52%) Redis
5 2 (1.52%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.76%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.76%) DB2
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.76%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 17 (12.88%) JIRA
2 9 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.82%) Subversion
3 5 (3.79%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.03%) Selenium
5 3 (2.27%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.52%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.52%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.52%) Liquibase
6 2 (1.52%) Maven
7 1 (0.76%) Ant
7 1 (0.76%) Appium
7 1 (0.76%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.76%) Grunt
7 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 57 (43.18%) Finance
2 14 (10.61%) Advertising
3 10 (7.58%) Manufacturing
3 10 (7.58%) Retail
4 5 (3.79%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.03%) Banking
5 4 (3.03%) Electronics
5 4 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.03%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.52%) Billing
6 2 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.52%) Law
6 2 (1.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.76%) Games
7 1 (0.76%) Local Government
7 1 (0.76%) Social Housing
7 1 (0.76%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 25 (18.94%) Analyst
2 24 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 14 (10.61%) Developer
4 11 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 10 (7.58%) Business Analyst
6 9 (6.82%) Consultant
6 9 (6.82%) Delivery Manager
6 9 (6.82%) Technical Manager
7 8 (6.06%) PHP Developer
7 8 (6.06%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.30%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (3.79%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 5 (3.79%) Scrum Master
10 5 (3.79%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (3.79%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.06%) HTML
1 8 (6.06%) Web Services
1 8 (6.06%) XML
2 7 (5.30%) Node.js
2 7 (5.30%) Spring
2 7 (5.30%) Spring Boot
3 5 (3.79%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.03%) .NET
4 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.03%) Laravel
4 4 (3.03%) Vue.js
5 3 (2.27%) CSS
6 2 (1.52%) COM
6 2 (1.52%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.52%) J2EE
6 2 (1.52%) JMS
6 2 (1.52%) JSP
6 2 (1.52%) SOAP
6 2 (1.52%) Struts
6 2 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.55%) Data Structures
2 6 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.03%) Robotics
5 2 (1.52%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.52%) User Experience
6 1 (0.76%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.76%) CMDB
6 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.61%) Windows
2 12 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.03%) Linux
4 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (55.30%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (18.94%) Waterfall
4 22 (16.67%) Project Delivery
5 20 (15.15%) PRINCE2
6 16 (12.12%) Risk Management
6 16 (12.12%) Scrum
7 15 (11.36%) Mentoring
8 14 (10.61%) ITIL
8 14 (10.61%) Software Engineering
9 13 (9.85%) CRM
10 12 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 12 (9.09%) Coaching
11 11 (8.33%) Migration
11 11 (8.33%) Project Planning
11 11 (8.33%) SDLC
12 10 (7.58%) Time Management
13 9 (6.82%) CMMI
13 9 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (6.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.39%) SQL
2 12 (9.09%) Java
3 11 (8.33%) PHP
4 10 (7.58%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.58%) PowerShell
4 10 (7.58%) Python
5 5 (3.79%) C
6 4 (3.03%) C#
6 4 (3.03%) C++
7 3 (2.27%) VBA
8 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.52%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.52%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.76%) COBOL
9 1 (0.76%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (17.42%) Degree
2 10 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (3.03%) AWS Certification
3 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.27%) PMP
5 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.52%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.76%) APMP
6 1 (0.76%) ISEB
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.76%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.58%) PMO
2 9 (6.82%) QA
3 7 (5.30%) SLA
4 4 (3.03%) GDPR
5 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.76%) GAAP
System Software
1 9 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.55%) Docker
4 3 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (18.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.33%) VMware
3 9 (6.82%) SAP
4 8 (6.06%) Oracle
5 5 (3.79%) Sage
6 4 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.52%) Automation Anywhere
7 2 (1.52%) Blue Prism
7 2 (1.52%) Cisco
7 2 (1.52%) Citrix
7 2 (1.52%) Guidewire
7 2 (1.52%) Tableau
7 2 (1.52%) UiPath
7 2 (1.52%) WSO2
8 1 (0.76%) Adobe
8 1 (0.76%) BMC
8 1 (0.76%) Cognos
8 1 (0.76%) EMC
8 1 (0.76%) Remedy
8 1 (0.76%) Teradata