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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 54 67 48
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 7 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.44% 0.80% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.89% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 14
Average salary £28,750 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.47% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £35,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
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
418 559 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.19% 89.44% 81.73%
Number of salaries quoted 325 491 357
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Project Planning Salary Histogram 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 27 March 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 +17 7 £28,750 -39.47%
Project Planning
North West

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) MS Project
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
4 3 (27.27%) Data Privacy
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Law
5 2 (18.18%) Legal
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Time Management
6 1 (9.09%) BPMN

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Project
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Law
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Change Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Producer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Data Privacy
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Time Management
6 1 (9.09%) BPMN
6 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft