The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 14 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 75 51 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.52% 8.16% 6.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.79% 10.67% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 59 47 36
Average salary £48,000 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Project Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
475 478 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.30% 76.48% 71.34%
Number of salaries quoted 384 418 424
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Project Management
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Management Salary Trend in Merseyside

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Project Management Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Project Management
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Liverpool +25 54 £50,000 +33.33% 5
St Helens -2 7 £48,000 +37.14%
Wirral -5 4 £49,000 -
Southport - 2 £36,500 -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 28 (22.40%) PRINCE2
1 28 (22.40%) Degree
2 25 (20.00%) Java
3 24 (19.20%) SQL
3 24 (19.20%) .NET
4 23 (18.40%) Finance
5 21 (16.80%) SQL Server
6 18 (14.40%) Windows
7 15 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (12.00%) PMI Certification
7 15 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (11.20%) Change Management
8 14 (11.20%) Linux
9 13 (10.40%) Web Services
9 13 (10.40%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (10.40%) Legal
9 13 (10.40%) QA
9 13 (10.40%) Software Testing
10 12 (9.60%) Computer Science
10 12 (9.60%) Data Modelling
10 12 (9.60%) C#
11 11 (8.80%) DB2
11 11 (8.80%) SOA
11 11 (8.80%) ETL
11 11 (8.80%) EAI
11 11 (8.80%) Red Hat
11 11 (8.80%) Middleware
11 11 (8.80%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (8.80%) PMP
11 11 (8.80%) WCF

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (4.00%) Apache Pig
2 4 (3.20%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.40%) Lync
4 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.80%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (8.00%) MS Office
1 10 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.20%) MS Project
3 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) SAP SD
1 4 (3.20%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.60%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) IP Telephony
2 3 (2.40%) SAN
3 2 (1.60%) Firewall
3 2 (1.60%) NAS
4 1 (0.80%) Wireless
4 1 (0.80%) LAN
4 1 (0.80%) WAN
4 1 (0.80%) DHCP
4 1 (0.80%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.80%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (8.80%) DB2
4 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.60%) Big Data
6 6 (4.80%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.00%) WhereScape RED
7 5 (4.00%) Apache Hive
7 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.20%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.60%) DTS
10 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.80%) MySQL
11 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Subversion
2 1 (0.80%) Selenium
2 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (18.40%) Finance
2 13 (10.40%) Legal
3 6 (4.80%) Back Office
4 4 (3.20%) Law
4 4 (3.20%) Billing
4 4 (3.20%) Marketing
5 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.60%) Games
6 1 (0.80%) Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Retail
6 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (39.20%) Project Manager
2 15 (12.00%) Architect
3 11 (8.80%) Release Manager
4 10 (8.00%) Test Manager
5 9 (7.20%) Analyst
6 8 (6.40%) Senior Manager
7 7 (5.60%) Integration Manager
7 7 (5.60%) Test Team Leader
7 7 (5.60%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (5.60%) Developer
7 7 (5.60%) Technical Architect
7 7 (5.60%) Consultant
7 7 (5.60%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.60%) Team Leader
7 7 (5.60%) Testing Manager
8 6 (4.80%) Agile Project Manager
9 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 5 (4.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.20%) .NET
2 13 (10.40%) Web Services
3 11 (8.80%) WCF
3 11 (8.80%) WPF
3 11 (8.80%) Middleware
3 11 (8.80%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.00%) MDX
5 4 (3.20%) EDI
6 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.80%) CSS
6 1 (0.80%) LINQ
6 1 (0.80%) jQuery
6 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.80%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.60%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.80%) Tandem
3 8 (6.40%) PMI
4 6 (4.80%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.60%) Social Media
7 1 (0.80%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.40%) Windows
2 14 (11.20%) Linux
3 11 (8.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.20%) UNIX
5 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.80%) Android
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.40%) PRINCE2
2 15 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (11.20%) Change Management
4 13 (10.40%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (10.40%) Software Testing
5 12 (9.60%) Data Modelling
6 11 (8.80%) SOA
6 11 (8.80%) ETL
6 11 (8.80%) EAI
6 11 (8.80%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (8.80%) Business Analysis
6 11 (8.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (8.80%) Software Architecture
7 10 (8.00%) PRINCE
7 10 (8.00%) ITIL
8 8 (6.40%) Refactoring
8 8 (6.40%) Release Management
8 8 (6.40%) Integration Testing
9 7 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (5.60%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.00%) Java
2 24 (19.20%) SQL
3 12 (9.60%) C#
4 9 (7.20%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.60%) C
6 4 (3.20%) ABAP
7 3 (2.40%) PowerHouse
8 2 (1.60%) C++
9 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.80%) PHP
9 1 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (22.40%) Degree
2 15 (12.00%) PMI Certification
3 11 (8.80%) PMP
4 8 (6.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.60%) CITP
6 2 (1.60%) MBA
6 2 (1.60%) MCTS
6 2 (1.60%) MCITP
6 2 (1.60%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.60%) MCSE
6 2 (1.60%) MCSA
6 2 (1.60%) ISEB
7 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.80%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.40%) QA
2 5 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.40%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.60%) XenApp
4 2 (1.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (8.80%) Red Hat
2 9 (7.20%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.80%) VMware
4 4 (3.20%) TIBCO
4 4 (3.20%) SAP
5 3 (2.40%) Cisco
5 3 (2.40%) Citrix
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle
6 2 (1.60%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.60%) CA
6 2 (1.60%) NetApp
7 1 (0.80%) Avaya
7 1 (0.80%) Telerik
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Port Sunlight, Liverpool or Kingston, London
Unilever
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Port Sunlight, Liverpool or Kingston, London
Unilever
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 per annum + Private Healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Prescot
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package - Car allowance - Bonus - Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago