The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 118 108 115
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing PMI 10 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.51% 0.57% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.50% 1.59% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 15
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -22.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £37,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
PMI
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
667 567 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.19% 35.73% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 530 444 497
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PMI across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PMI
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

PMI Salary Trend in Cheshire

PMI
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PMI across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PMI Salary Histogram in Cheshire

PMI
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -4 4 £44,000 -26.66%
Macclesfield - 2 - -
PMI
North West

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing PMI 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 PMI.

1 18 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
3 13 (72.22%) Project Management
4 9 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (44.44%) MS Project
5 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 8 (44.44%) MS Visio
5 8 (44.44%) Advertising
5 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (44.44%) Scrum
5 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 8 (44.44%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
7 4 (22.22%) IBM
7 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
7 4 (22.22%) CSQA
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
7 4 (22.22%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (22.22%) MBA
7 4 (22.22%) Mainframe
8 2 (11.11%) DB2
8 2 (11.11%) CRM
8 2 (11.11%) ERP
9 1 (5.56%) SQL
9 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
9 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio
9 1 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing PMI 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 PMI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Project
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 8 (44.44%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) DB2
General
1 8 (44.44%) Advertising
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Project Manager
1 7 (38.89%) Programme Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Test Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 4 (22.22%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 13 (72.22%) Project Management
3 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (44.44%) Scrum
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 8 (44.44%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 9 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (22.22%) MBA
3 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 4 (22.22%) CSQA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio