The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 29 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing PMP 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.82% 1.17% -
As % of the Qualifications category 17.24% 4.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-7.27% +4.76%
PMP
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29 66 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 16.38% 25.68% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 42 38
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,625 £24,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

PMP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

PMP Salary Trend in Chester

PMP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) Use Case
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) CRM

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) Use Case
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification