The table below looks at the statistics for Project 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 Project Management over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 18 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 532 639 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.55% 9.09% 10.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.06% 10.62% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 414 490 528
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Project 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
4812 6019 5619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.41% 85.66% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3985 5083 4676
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Project Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Project Management Salary Trend in the North West

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Project Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Project 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 Project Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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 +7 294 £47,500 +18.30% 67
Cheshire 0 109 £45,000 -5.26% 17
Merseyside +5 76 £40,000 -23.80% 6
Lancashire +7 33 £37,500 - 12
Cumbria 0 7 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Project 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 Project Management.

1 388 (32.61%) PRINCE2
1 388 (32.61%) Finance
2 322 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (22.02%) Degree
4 198 (16.64%) Microsoft
5 187 (15.71%) ITIL
6 185 (15.55%) SQL
7 178 (14.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 154 (12.94%) .NET
9 142 (11.93%) C#
10 139 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
11 136 (11.43%) MS Excel
12 121 (10.17%) SQL Server
13 117 (9.83%) Windows
14 107 (8.99%) Change Management
15 102 (8.57%) Scrum
16 91 (7.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 88 (7.39%) SDLC
18 83 (6.97%) MS Project
18 83 (6.97%) Business Analysis
19 82 (6.89%) Project Planning
19 82 (6.89%) Risk Management
20 81 (6.81%) MS Office
21 78 (6.55%) Line Management
22 75 (6.30%) Mentoring
23 74 (6.22%) Requirements Analysis
24 72 (6.05%) Service Delivery
25 71 (5.97%) Software Delivery
26 68 (5.71%) Data Centre
26 68 (5.71%) PMI Certification

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Project 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (3.03%) IIS
2 35 (2.94%) Confluence
3 29 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 18 (1.51%) Node.js
5 14 (1.18%) CMS
6 11 (0.92%) MS Exchange
7 8 (0.67%) ColdFusion
7 8 (0.67%) JBoss
8 7 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (0.50%) TWiki
9 6 (0.50%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (0.42%) Alfresco
10 5 (0.42%) WordPress
11 4 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.34%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.34%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 136 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 83 (6.97%) MS Project
3 81 (6.81%) MS Office
4 43 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (1.93%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.084%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 26 (2.18%) Magento
2 19 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.34%) SAP ERP
4 13 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.59%) Primavera
6 7 (0.59%) SDL Web 8
7 3 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.25%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.25%) SAP WM
8 2 (0.17%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.17%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.17%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.084%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.084%) HFM
9 1 (0.084%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 1 (0.084%) JDE OneWorld
9 1 (0.084%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (1.68%) Office 365
3 9 (0.76%) IaaS
3 9 (0.76%) PaaS
4 8 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.67%) SaaS
5 5 (0.42%) Taleo
6 4 (0.34%) GitHub
7 3 (0.25%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.69%) Firewall
2 31 (2.61%) Network Security
3 23 (1.93%) VoIP
4 18 (1.51%) VPN
5 17 (1.43%) Internet
6 16 (1.34%) LAN
7 15 (1.26%) DNS
7 15 (1.26%) WAN
8 14 (1.18%) SAN
9 13 (1.09%) Broadband
9 13 (1.09%) Wireless
10 10 (0.84%) DHCP
10 10 (0.84%) Intranet
11 9 (0.76%) MPLS
12 8 (0.67%) WebEx
13 7 (0.59%) GSM
13 7 (0.59%) PBX
13 7 (0.59%) Unified Communications
14 6 (0.50%) Remote Desktop
15 5 (0.42%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 38 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (1.18%) MongoDB
6 13 (1.09%) Big Data
6 13 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (0.92%) MS Access
8 10 (0.84%) OLAP
8 10 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (0.67%) Relational Database
9 8 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (0.50%) MySQL
11 5 (0.42%) DB2
11 5 (0.42%) GIS
12 3 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (3.28%) JIRA
2 30 (2.52%) Git (software)
3 26 (2.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 21 (1.76%) Mercurial
4 21 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (1.68%) PhpStorm
6 14 (1.18%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.59%) Jasmine
7 7 (0.59%) Subversion
8 6 (0.50%) Ant
8 6 (0.50%) Gradle
8 6 (0.50%) Maven
8 6 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (0.34%) Artifactory
9 4 (0.34%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.34%) Grunt
9 4 (0.34%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.34%) JUnit
9 4 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (0.34%) Toad
General
1 388 (32.61%) Finance
2 66 (5.55%) Banking
3 63 (5.29%) Retail
4 58 (4.87%) Manufacturing
5 57 (4.79%) Law
6 45 (3.78%) Marketing
7 41 (3.45%) Legal
8 40 (3.36%) Telecoms
9 19 (1.60%) Back Office
10 10 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.76%) Games
12 7 (0.59%) Front Office
12 7 (0.59%) German Language
13 6 (0.50%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.50%) Local Government
14 5 (0.42%) Advertising
14 5 (0.42%) Billing
15 4 (0.34%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.34%) Publishing
16 3 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 419 (35.21%) Project Manager
2 154 (12.94%) Analyst
3 146 (12.27%) Developer
4 129 (10.84%) IT Manager
5 90 (7.56%) IT Project Manager
6 79 (6.64%) Consultant
6 79 (6.64%) Senior Manager
7 65 (5.46%) Business Analyst
8 64 (5.38%) Senior Project Manager
9 58 (4.87%) .NET Developer
10 57 (4.79%) C# Developer
11 51 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
12 50 (4.20%) Infrastructure Manager
13 49 (4.12%) Programme Manager
14 46 (3.87%) Senior Developer
15 41 (3.45%) Software Project Manager
16 40 (3.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 39 (3.28%) Software Manager
18 35 (2.94%) Software Developer
19 33 (2.77%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (12.94%) .NET
2 63 (5.29%) ASP.NET
3 60 (5.04%) XML
4 58 (4.87%) HTML
5 56 (4.71%) CSS
6 45 (3.78%) Web Services
7 41 (3.45%) jQuery
8 31 (2.61%) .NET Framework
9 29 (2.44%) Middleware
10 23 (1.93%) WCF
11 20 (1.68%) SOAP
11 20 (1.68%) XSLT
11 20 (1.68%) Zend Framework
12 17 (1.43%) AngularJS
13 16 (1.34%) CSS3
13 16 (1.34%) HTML5
14 14 (1.18%) LINQ
14 14 (1.18%) REST
15 13 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 12 (1.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 139 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 59 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 37 (3.11%) User Experience
5 35 (2.94%) Visualisation
6 32 (2.69%) Life Science
7 30 (2.52%) Mobile App
8 26 (2.18%) FMCG
9 24 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (2.02%) Security Operations Centre
10 23 (1.93%) Computer Science
11 18 (1.51%) PMI
12 15 (1.26%) NHS
12 15 (1.26%) Replication
13 12 (1.01%) Wiki
14 11 (0.92%) Blog
14 11 (0.92%) iPad
15 9 (0.76%) Driving Licence
16 8 (0.67%) Social Media
17 7 (0.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 117 (9.83%) Windows
2 38 (3.19%) Windows Server
3 33 (2.77%) Linux
4 16 (1.34%) Android
5 11 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.59%) Unix
8 6 (0.50%) Debian
8 6 (0.50%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.25%) webOS
10 3 (0.25%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.25%) Windows Phone 7
11 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.084%) AIX
12 1 (0.084%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.084%) Solaris
12 1 (0.084%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.084%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (32.61%) PRINCE2
2 322 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (15.71%) ITIL
4 178 (14.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 107 (8.99%) Change Management
6 102 (8.57%) Scrum
7 88 (7.39%) SDLC
8 83 (6.97%) Business Analysis
9 82 (6.89%) Project Planning
9 82 (6.89%) Risk Management
10 78 (6.55%) Line Management
11 75 (6.30%) Mentoring
12 74 (6.22%) Requirements Analysis
13 72 (6.05%) Service Delivery
14 71 (5.97%) Software Delivery
15 65 (5.46%) Waterfall
16 62 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
17 61 (5.13%) People Management
17 61 (5.13%) Presales
18 59 (4.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 185 (15.55%) SQL
2 142 (11.93%) C#
3 63 (5.29%) JavaScript
4 61 (5.13%) Java
5 50 (4.20%) PHP
6 48 (4.03%) VB.NET
7 46 (3.87%) T-SQL
8 31 (2.61%) C
8 31 (2.61%) PowerShell
9 27 (2.27%) C++
9 27 (2.27%) Objective-C
10 19 (1.60%) VB
11 10 (0.84%) Shell Script
12 9 (0.76%) VB6
13 8 (0.67%) Ruby
14 6 (0.50%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.50%) Scala
15 4 (0.34%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.34%) Perl
15 4 (0.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 262 (22.02%) Degree
2 91 (7.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 68 (5.71%) PMI Certification
4 52 (4.37%) PMP
5 43 (3.61%) Security Cleared
6 42 (3.53%) CISSP
7 31 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 26 (2.18%) BPSS Clearance
9 23 (1.93%) IISP
10 21 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (1.76%) SC Cleared
11 20 (1.68%) APMP
12 19 (1.60%) CCNA
12 19 (1.60%) CISM
13 18 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (1.34%) CREST Certified
14 16 (1.34%) ISEB
15 11 (0.92%) CHECK Team Leader
15 11 (0.92%) MCSE
16 10 (0.84%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (5.04%) QA
2 51 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (3.87%) PCI DSS
4 32 (2.69%) SLA
5 17 (1.43%) HL7
6 10 (0.84%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.42%) PMBOK
9 4 (0.34%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.34%) P3O
10 3 (0.25%) TickIT
11 1 (0.084%) ISO13485
System Software
1 35 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.26%) XenApp
4 9 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (0.50%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.25%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.17%) Docker
8 1 (0.084%) Postfix
8 1 (0.084%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.084%) Varnish
8 1 (0.084%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (1.26%) QRadar
1 15 (1.26%) SCOM
2 10 (0.84%) EdgeSight
2 10 (0.84%) Nagios
3 8 (0.67%) SCOrch
4 5 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.42%) Puppet
5 2 (0.17%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.084%) Nessus
6 1 (0.084%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.084%) Nmap
6 1 (0.084%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.084%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.084%) Salt
6 1 (0.084%) SCCM
6 1 (0.084%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.084%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.084%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.084%) WMI
Vendors
1 198 (16.64%) Microsoft
2 57 (4.79%) SAP
3 56 (4.71%) Oracle
4 30 (2.52%) VMware
5 23 (1.93%) ArcSight
5 23 (1.93%) Splunk
6 21 (1.76%) Citrix
7 20 (1.68%) Zend
8 14 (1.18%) Cisco
8 14 (1.18%) HP
9 13 (1.09%) Adobe
10 12 (1.01%) IBM
11 7 (0.59%) Red Hat
11 7 (0.59%) Sitecore
12 6 (0.50%) Progress
13 5 (0.42%) Google
13 5 (0.42%) Guidewire
13 5 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.42%) Twitter
14 4 (0.34%) Sage
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