The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 55 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.44% 0.83% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 1.03% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £52,000 £70,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +80.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -2.64%
Project Planning
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
363 486 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.78% 80.87% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 279 390 430
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Project Planning
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Planning Salary Trend in Merseyside

Project Planning
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 Planning within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(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 +9 2 £52,000 -25.71%
Project Planning
North West

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) APMP
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) BPMN
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Project Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Change Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Systems Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Producer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
4 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) BPMN
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) APMP
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP