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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 43 34 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 9 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.17% 5.18% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 5.41% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 11
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £54,000 £55,000
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
403 481 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.34% 95.82% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 337 356 547
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 -4 6 £68,750 +52.77% 3
Wirral +4 2 £49,000 +22.50%
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (75.86%) Project Management
2 17 (58.62%) PRINCE2
3 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (20.69%) Finance
5 5 (17.24%) Retail
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (17.24%) VoIP
5 5 (17.24%) Project Governance
6 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.79%) PMP
6 4 (13.79%) PMI Certification
6 4 (13.79%) Matrix Management
6 4 (13.79%) FMCG
6 4 (13.79%) Banking
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications
7 3 (10.34%) GSM
7 3 (10.34%) PBX
7 3 (10.34%) WAN
7 3 (10.34%) SAP
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) IVR
7 3 (10.34%) Wireless
7 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
8 2 (6.90%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
8 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.90%) OpenText

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) VoIP
2 3 (10.34%) GSM
2 3 (10.34%) PBX
2 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications
2 3 (10.34%) WAN
2 3 (10.34%) Wireless
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.90%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) SAP CAF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) FMCG
2 3 (10.34%) IVR
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Project Management
2 17 (58.62%) PRINCE2
3 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) Project Governance
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 4 (13.79%) Matrix Management
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.90%) Operations Management
7 2 (6.90%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (6.90%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.45%) Escalation Management
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.45%) Presales
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (13.79%) PMI Certification
2 4 (13.79%) PMP
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) Ariba
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) OpenText
3 1 (3.45%) Kofax
3 1 (3.45%) NGA Human Resources
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
Liverpool
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: exceptional benifits available
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