The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 211 228 232
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs citing PMP 30 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.70% 1.60% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 17
Average salary £46,250 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £42,850 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,500 £80,750
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £52,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.43%
PMP
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1760 1623 1807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 27.02% 23.07% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1260 1472
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PMP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PMP Salary Trend in the North West

PMP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PMP across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

PMP Salary Histogram in the North West

PMP
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 PMP within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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 +5 18 £50,000 +13.89% 2
Cheshire -3 5 £42,500 -43.33% 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 67 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 58 (86.57%) PRINCE2
3 41 (61.19%) Project Management
4 28 (41.79%) Finance
5 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (28.36%) Degree
6 17 (25.37%) MS Excel
6 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
7 14 (20.90%) MS Project
7 14 (20.90%) PRINCE
7 14 (20.90%) Mentoring
8 13 (19.40%) Coaching
8 13 (19.40%) ITIL
9 10 (14.93%) Scrum
9 10 (14.93%) Banking
10 9 (13.43%) Information Security
10 9 (13.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (13.43%) APMP
10 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (13.43%) Telecoms
10 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
10 9 (13.43%) Flash
10 9 (13.43%) ISO 9000
10 9 (13.43%) Software Delivery
11 8 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (11.94%) Wireless
11 8 (11.94%) Waterfall
11 8 (11.94%) JIRA
12 6 (8.96%) Agile Project Management
12 6 (8.96%) Line Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing PMP 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 PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.99%) Confluence
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 17 (25.37%) MS Excel
2 14 (20.90%) MS Project
3 3 (4.48%) MS Office
3 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) PeopleSoft Financials
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) Wireless
2 1 (1.49%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.49%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.49%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.49%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) JIRA
General
1 28 (41.79%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Banking
3 9 (13.43%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.97%) Retail
5 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.48%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.99%) International Banking
6 2 (2.99%) Publishing
7 1 (1.49%) Legal
7 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (58.21%) Project Manager
2 16 (23.88%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (10.45%) Programme Manager
3 7 (10.45%) Project Delivery Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Senior Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Senior Project Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Portfolio Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Business Manager
6 3 (4.48%) PMO Assistant
6 3 (4.48%) Consultant
6 3 (4.48%) Software Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Technology Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) Production Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Network Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) Flash
2 3 (4.48%) HTML
2 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) J2EE
2 3 (4.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.96%) GIS
3 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (86.57%) PRINCE2
2 41 (61.19%) Project Management
3 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.90%) PRINCE
4 14 (20.90%) Mentoring
5 13 (19.40%) Coaching
5 13 (19.40%) ITIL
6 10 (14.93%) Scrum
7 9 (13.43%) Information Security
7 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.43%) Software Delivery
8 8 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (11.94%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.96%) BDD
9 6 (8.96%) Performance Management
9 6 (8.96%) Kanban
9 6 (8.96%) Matrix Management
9 6 (8.96%) Agile Project Management
9 6 (8.96%) Line Management
9 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.48%) C
2 2 (2.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 19 (28.36%) Degree
3 9 (13.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (13.43%) APMP
4 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) ISEB
5 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.99%) CAPM
5 2 (2.99%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) ISO 9000
2 6 (8.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (4.48%) PMBOK
4 2 (2.99%) SLA
5 1 (1.49%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Juniper
3 2 (2.99%) Ab Initio
3 2 (2.99%) Teradata
3 2 (2.99%) SAP
3 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.49%) Huawei
4 1 (1.49%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.49%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.49%) HP
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