The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 17 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 52 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.53% 2.83% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.06% 2.91% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 49 17 19
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Project Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
470 619 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.14% 97.33% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 379 548 493
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Merseyside

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 +33 39 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Wirral - 3 £47,000 -
Southport -1 2 £41,250 -2.94%
St Helens - 1 £27,500 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 67 (59.29%) Project Management
2 52 (46.02%) PRINCE2
3 32 (28.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (22.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 25 (22.12%) Finance
6 21 (18.58%) SAP
7 19 (16.81%) CAFM
7 19 (16.81%) BizTalk Server
8 17 (15.04%) MS Office
9 16 (14.16%) QA
10 15 (13.27%) Mentoring
11 13 (11.50%) C
12 10 (8.85%) Portfolio Management
13 9 (7.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (7.96%) PMI Certification
13 9 (7.96%) PRINCE
14 8 (7.08%) Windows
15 7 (6.19%) Project Planning
15 7 (6.19%) Law
15 7 (6.19%) PMI
15 7 (6.19%) Retail
16 6 (5.31%) FMCG
16 6 (5.31%) Mobile App
16 6 (5.31%) Legal
16 6 (5.31%) Change Control
16 6 (5.31%) PMP
16 6 (5.31%) E-Commerce
17 5 (4.42%) CA
17 5 (4.42%) SharePoint

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (16.81%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.88%) IIS
3 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (15.04%) MS Office
2 4 (3.54%) MS Project
3 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) CA Clarity
2 2 (1.77%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (22.12%) Finance
2 7 (6.19%) Law
2 7 (6.19%) Retail
3 6 (5.31%) Legal
4 5 (4.42%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.42%) Banking
5 4 (3.54%) Marketing
6 2 (1.77%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.65%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.19%) PMI
2 6 (5.31%) FMCG
2 6 (5.31%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.77%) Social Media
4 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.08%) Windows
2 4 (3.54%) UNIX
3 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.65%) Windows 8
3 3 (2.65%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (59.29%) Project Management
2 52 (46.02%) PRINCE2
3 32 (28.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (16.81%) CAFM
6 15 (13.27%) Mentoring
7 10 (8.85%) Portfolio Management
8 9 (7.96%) PRINCE
9 7 (6.19%) Project Planning
10 6 (5.31%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.31%) Change Control
11 5 (4.42%) Analytics
12 4 (3.54%) Scrum
13 3 (2.65%) ERP
13 3 (2.65%) Business Analysis
13 3 (2.65%) Online Marketing
14 2 (1.77%) Release Management
14 2 (1.77%) Coaching
14 2 (1.77%) Logistics
14 2 (1.77%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.50%) C
2 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (22.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (7.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (7.96%) PMI Certification
3 6 (5.31%) PMP
4 3 (2.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.16%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (18.58%) SAP
2 5 (4.42%) CA
3 2 (1.77%) Remedy
4 1 (0.88%) VMware
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.88%) Citrix
4 1 (0.88%) Avaya
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