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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 118 108 137
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +29
Permanent jobs citing PMP 3 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% 0.45% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 1.63% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £60,000 £80,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
465 430 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.87% 27.51% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 353 300 330
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Knutsford - 2 £60,000 -
Warrington -6 1 £42,500 -46.87%
PMP
North West

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 13 (86.67%) Finance
3 12 (80.00%) Project Management
3 12 (80.00%) PRINCE2
4 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) Business Analysis
6 7 (46.67%) ISEB
7 6 (40.00%) Scrum
7 6 (40.00%) PMBOK
8 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (33.33%) ITIL
9 4 (26.67%) Matrix Management
9 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
10 3 (20.00%) Coaching
10 3 (20.00%) Line Management
10 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (20.00%) Banking
10 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (20.00%) GIS
10 3 (20.00%) Information Security
10 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
10 3 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (20.00%) UNIX
11 2 (13.33%) Java
11 2 (13.33%) MS Project
11 2 (13.33%) ETL
11 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (13.33%) Ab Initio
11 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Message Broker

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 10 (66.67%) Senior Manager
2 10 (66.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 6 (40.00%) Programme Manager
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Programme Manager
4 5 (33.33%) IT Programme Manager
4 5 (33.33%) Senior IT Programme Manager
4 5 (33.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 5 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (26.67%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (13.33%) Project Delivery Manager
6 2 (13.33%) Applications Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
7 1 (6.67%) Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) GIS
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) PRINCE2
1 12 (80.00%) Project Management
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Business Analysis
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Matrix Management
6 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (20.00%) Coaching
7 3 (20.00%) Line Management
7 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
7 3 (20.00%) Information Security
8 2 (13.33%) ETL
8 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
9 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
9 1 (6.67%) Business Process Mapping
9 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (46.67%) ISEB
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) PMBOK
2 3 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Ab Initio
1 2 (13.33%) Teradata
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft