The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 245 226 224
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs citing PMI 16 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.19% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.59% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 24
Average salary £38,250 £37,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.37% -29.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -9.09%
PMI
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2414 2208 2293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.29% 32.66% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1984 1811 1969
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PMI
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PMI Salary Trend in the North West

PMI
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PMI across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

PMI Salary Histogram in the North West

PMI
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 PMI within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
Merseyside +17 5 £70,000 -
Cheshire -8 5 £40,000 - 1
Manchester -21 4 - - 1
Lancashire - 2 £32,500 -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing PMI 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 PMI.

1 47 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 39 (82.98%) Project Management
3 23 (48.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (48.94%) PRINCE2
4 22 (46.81%) Finance
5 20 (42.55%) ITIL
6 18 (38.30%) CMMI
6 18 (38.30%) Service Delivery
6 18 (38.30%) Risk Management
6 18 (38.30%) Degree
7 17 (36.17%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (34.04%) Mentoring
8 16 (34.04%) Office 365
8 16 (34.04%) Business Development
8 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
8 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
8 16 (34.04%) C
9 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (19.15%) Waterfall
11 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (14.89%) Scrum
12 7 (14.89%) MBA
12 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (12.77%) Portfolio Management
13 6 (12.77%) Advertising
13 6 (12.77%) PRINCE
13 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
13 6 (12.77%) MS Project
13 6 (12.77%) MS Visio
14 5 (10.64%) IBM

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing PMI 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 PMI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Project
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
1 6 (12.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.13%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (34.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) DB2
2 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Programme Manager
3 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Web Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Web Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Portfolio Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Designer
6 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Designer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) COM
2 2 (4.26%) EJB
2 2 (4.26%) JSP
2 2 (4.26%) Servlets
2 2 (4.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Mainframe
2 5 (10.64%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (82.98%) Project Management
2 23 (48.94%) PRINCE2
2 23 (48.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (42.55%) ITIL
4 18 (38.30%) CMMI
4 18 (38.30%) Service Delivery
4 18 (38.30%) Risk Management
5 16 (34.04%) Business Development
5 16 (34.04%) Mentoring
6 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (19.15%) Waterfall
8 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (14.89%) Scrum
9 6 (12.77%) PRINCE
9 6 (12.77%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (10.64%) Test Strategy
10 5 (10.64%) Performance Testing
11 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
12 2 (4.26%) Web Development
12 2 (4.26%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) C
2 3 (6.38%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 18 (38.30%) Degree
3 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (14.89%) MBA
5 5 (10.64%) ISTQB
5 5 (10.64%) CSQA
6 4 (8.51%) PMP
7 2 (4.26%) Postgraduate
7 2 (4.26%) ISEB
7 2 (4.26%) CITP
8 1 (2.13%) CBAP
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) IBM
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Sage
4 1 (2.13%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.13%) Northgate
Cheshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: Circa £40k, 12 mth fixed term + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 11 days ago