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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 18 55 70
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 61 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.25% 2.50% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.91% 2.59% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 51 13 5
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
559 618 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.95% 96.56% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 464 544 560
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +34 39 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Wirral -6 4 £37,500 - 1
Southport - 4 £42,500 -
Birkenhead - 2 £45,000 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 59 (64.13%) Project Management
2 42 (45.65%) PRINCE2
3 34 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.65%) Finance
5 17 (18.48%) PRINCE
6 16 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (16.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 14 (15.22%) Scrum
9 13 (14.13%) QA
9 13 (14.13%) MS Office
9 13 (14.13%) Mobile App
10 11 (11.96%) PMI Certification
11 10 (10.87%) PMP
11 10 (10.87%) C
12 8 (8.70%) Windows
12 8 (8.70%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
14 6 (6.52%) Back Office
14 6 (6.52%) Windows 8
14 6 (6.52%) Android
14 6 (6.52%) Apple iOS
14 6 (6.52%) Portfolio Management
15 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 5 (5.43%) FMCG
15 5 (5.43%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (5.43%) PMI
15 5 (5.43%) SAP
15 5 (5.43%) Degree
15 5 (5.43%) CAFM

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 5 (5.43%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) MS Office
2 2 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
General
1 19 (20.65%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Back Office
3 5 (5.43%) Retail
4 4 (4.35%) Law
4 4 (4.35%) Legal
5 3 (3.26%) Games
5 3 (3.26%) Marketing
6 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.43%) PMI
2 5 (5.43%) FMCG
3 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.17%) Social Media
5 1 (1.09%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.70%) Windows
2 6 (6.52%) Android
2 6 (6.52%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.52%) Windows 8
3 4 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (64.13%) Project Management
2 42 (45.65%) PRINCE2
3 34 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.48%) PRINCE
5 16 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (15.22%) Scrum
7 8 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.52%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (5.43%) CAFM
11 4 (4.35%) Analytics
11 4 (4.35%) Waterfall
11 4 (4.35%) Project Planning
12 3 (3.26%) Business Analysis
12 3 (3.26%) Programme Management
12 3 (3.26%) Coaching
13 2 (2.17%) Mobile Application Development
13 2 (2.17%) Change Control
13 2 (2.17%) ITIL
13 2 (2.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.87%) C
2 3 (3.26%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 15 (16.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (11.96%) PMI Certification
3 10 (10.87%) PMP
4 5 (5.43%) Degree
4 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.13%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (5.43%) SAP
2 3 (3.26%) CA
3 2 (2.17%) Remedy
3 2 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (1.09%) Citrix
4 1 (1.09%) Avaya
4 1 (1.09%) VMware
4 1 (1.09%) Kronos
Wirral, Merseyside
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Merseyside
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Blue chip bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Merseyside
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Blue chip bens
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
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