The table below looks at the statistics for PDM 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 PDM over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank 233 247 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing PDM 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.016% 0.014% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.017% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +23.52%
PDM
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
5493 5767 6043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.72% 82.72% 80.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4452 4575 5171
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PDM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PDM Salary Trend in the North West

PDM
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 PDM within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
Manchester - 1 £32,500 -
PDM
England

PDM
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing PDM 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 PDM.

1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning

PDM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing PDM 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 PDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB6