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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 32 62 35
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 26 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.20% 2.15% 5.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.57% 2.25% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 20
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
467 621 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.40% 95.54% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 351 540 377
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,789 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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
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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 +24 19 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Wirral +1 2 £40,000 - 1
Southport - 1 £40,000 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 43 (54.43%) Project Management
2 34 (43.04%) PRINCE2
3 26 (32.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (24.05%) Finance
5 16 (20.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (16.46%) SAP
6 13 (16.46%) Retail
7 11 (13.92%) MS Office
8 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (11.39%) Change Control
8 9 (11.39%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.13%) CAFM
9 8 (10.13%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (8.86%) QA
11 6 (7.59%) Project Planning
12 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
12 5 (6.33%) Banking
12 5 (6.33%) ERP
12 5 (6.33%) SAP ERP
13 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
13 4 (5.06%) MS Project
13 4 (5.06%) .NET
13 4 (5.06%) Marketing
14 3 (3.80%) SAS
14 3 (3.80%) CA
14 3 (3.80%) EPoS
14 3 (3.80%) PRINCE
14 3 (3.80%) SharePoint

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 8 (10.13%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.80%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Office
2 4 (5.06%) MS Project
3 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) SAP ERP
2 3 (3.80%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Firewall
General
1 19 (24.05%) Finance
2 13 (16.46%) Retail
3 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.33%) Banking
4 4 (5.06%) Marketing
5 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Front Office
6 1 (1.27%) Law
6 1 (1.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.80%) EPoS
1 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.53%) PMI
2 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.27%) FMCG
3 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.27%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (54.43%) Project Management
2 34 (43.04%) PRINCE2
3 26 (32.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.39%) Change Control
4 9 (11.39%) Mentoring
5 8 (10.13%) CAFM
6 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
7 6 (7.59%) Project Planning
8 5 (6.33%) ERP
9 3 (3.80%) PRINCE
9 3 (3.80%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (2.53%) People Management
10 2 (2.53%) ITIL
10 2 (2.53%) Analytics
10 2 (2.53%) Business Development
10 2 (2.53%) Logistics
11 1 (1.27%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (1.27%) Asset Management
11 1 (1.27%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) SAP
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.80%) CA
3 3 (3.80%) Remedy
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle
4 2 (2.53%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.53%) Fidessa
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QVC
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 depending on location and experience + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
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Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
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Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool OR London
QVC
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 depending on location and experience + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago