The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 117 108 100
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing PMP 13 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.75% 0.89% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% 3.62% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 5
Average salary £50,000 £68,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% +95.71%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -
PMP
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
429 469 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.71% 24.47% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 318 340 331
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PMP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

PMP Salary Trend in Cheshire

PMP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PMP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

PMP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

PMP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Warrington +8 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Chester -1 5 £47,500 +11.76%
PMP
North West

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 21 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 21 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 19 (90.48%) Project Management
3 14 (66.67%) Change Management
4 11 (52.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 9 (42.86%) SDLC
6 7 (33.33%) Use Case
7 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) Legal
8 5 (23.81%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (19.05%) Scrum
10 3 (14.29%) Banking
10 3 (14.29%) PMI
10 3 (14.29%) CRM
10 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
11 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
11 2 (9.52%) ITIL
11 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
11 2 (9.52%) HP
12 1 (4.76%) ISEB
12 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
12 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing PMP 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 PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) Legal
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Deployment Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Deployment Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) PMI
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 19 (90.48%) Project Management
3 14 (66.67%) Change Management
4 11 (52.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 9 (42.86%) SDLC
6 7 (33.33%) Use Case
7 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
7 5 (23.81%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
9 3 (14.29%) CRM
9 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
10 2 (9.52%) ITIL
10 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
10 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
11 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
11 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (4.76%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) SAP