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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank - 245 245
Permanent jobs citing PDM 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.014% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.018% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
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
5353 5689 5747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.84% 82.38% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4279 4572 4772
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 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

PDM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree