The table below looks at the statistics for Knowledge Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Knowledge Management over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Knowledge Management
Rank 247 224 236
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Permanent jobs citing Knowledge Management 5 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.067% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 10
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -32.43%
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -10.00%
Knowledge Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6094 5316 5702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.92% 77.61% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4851 4500 4956
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Knowledge Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Knowledge Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Knowledge Management
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Knowledge Management across the North West region.

Knowledge Management Salary Trend in the North West

Knowledge Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Manchester -19 3 - -
Cheshire -9 1 £45,000 -
Knowledge Management
England

Knowledge Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Knowledge Management 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 Knowledge Management.

1 12 (70.59%) Project Management
2 10 (58.82%) Degree
3 7 (41.18%) Refactoring
3 7 (41.18%) WCF
3 7 (41.18%) WPF
3 7 (41.18%) LINQ
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
3 7 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (41.18%) RESTful
3 7 (41.18%) Kanban
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (41.18%) REST
3 7 (41.18%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (41.18%) SpecFlow
3 7 (41.18%) ATDD
3 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 7 (41.18%) TypeScript
3 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
3 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) WinForms
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 7 (41.18%) Web Development
3 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server

Knowledge Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Knowledge Management 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 Knowledge Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SPSS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
1 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Web Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Web Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Trainer
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Trainer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Principle Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Information Architect
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Information Architect
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
1 7 (41.18%) ADO.NET
1 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
1 7 (41.18%) XML
1 7 (41.18%) XSD
1 7 (41.18%) XSLT
1 7 (41.18%) WinForms
1 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
1 7 (41.18%) WCF
1 7 (41.18%) WPF
1 7 (41.18%) LINQ
1 7 (41.18%) jQuery
1 7 (41.18%) RESTful
1 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (41.18%) REST
1 7 (41.18%) KnockoutJS
1 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
1 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) N-Tier
2 4 (23.53%) PMI
3 2 (11.76%) Economics
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) Physics
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) Scrum
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
2 7 (41.18%) OO
2 7 (41.18%) SOA
2 7 (41.18%) Web Development
2 7 (41.18%) Refactoring
2 7 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (41.18%) Kanban
2 7 (41.18%) ATDD
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
1 7 (41.18%) TypeScript
2 2 (11.76%) R
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VBA
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) APMP
2 4 (23.53%) PMI Certification
2 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) RapidMiner