The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 9 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 6 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 11.32% 7.88% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 10.48% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Project Management
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36 124 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 67.92% 75.15% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 33 75 54
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,550 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Project Management
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Project Management Salary Trend in Belfast

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management.

1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) NUnit
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) NUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Graduate
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Product Manager
2 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Chemistry
2 1 (12.50%) Biology
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle