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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 20 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 519 638 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.90% 9.69% 9.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.24% 10.92% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 393 513 493
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
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
5070 5845 5955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.96% 88.80% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4238 4727 4700
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median 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 £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 325 £45,000 +2.27% 42
Cheshire 0 64 £50,250 +11.66% 9
Merseyside 0 61 £52,500 +16.66% 7
Lancashire +1 40 £47,500 +26.66% 7
Cumbria -6 7 £52,500 -4.54%
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 341 (30.42%) Finance
2 277 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
3 267 (23.82%) PRINCE2
4 216 (19.27%) Microsoft
5 201 (17.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 180 (16.06%) ITIL
6 180 (16.06%) Degree
7 154 (13.74%) Change Management
8 144 (12.85%) SQL
9 129 (11.51%) Retail
10 118 (10.53%) SQL Server
11 110 (9.81%) MS Excel
12 109 (9.72%) Risk Management
13 107 (9.55%) ERP
14 106 (9.46%) .NET
15 105 (9.37%) Business Analysis
16 103 (9.19%) Windows
16 103 (9.19%) Service Delivery
17 100 (8.92%) ITIL V3
18 99 (8.83%) SAP
19 93 (8.30%) C#
20 91 (8.12%) Mentoring
21 89 (7.94%) SDLC
22 82 (7.31%) Scrum
22 82 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
23 77 (6.87%) Service Management
24 76 (6.78%) Manufacturing
25 74 (6.60%) MS Project
25 74 (6.60%) Data Centre
26 73 (6.51%) Oracle

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 64 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 35 (3.12%) Confluence
3 34 (3.03%) IIS
4 22 (1.96%) MS Exchange
5 15 (1.34%) CMS
6 12 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (0.80%) MS Project Server
8 8 (0.71%) Drupal
8 8 (0.71%) GeoServer
9 7 (0.62%) Apache
9 7 (0.62%) SAS
10 6 (0.54%) Skype for Business
10 6 (0.54%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.36%) nginx
12 4 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.27%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 110 (9.81%) MS Excel
2 74 (6.60%) MS Project
3 59 (5.26%) MS Office
4 18 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.18%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.18%) InDesign
7 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.089%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.089%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.089%) CATIA
8 1 (0.089%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.089%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.089%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.089%) QuarkXPress
8 1 (0.089%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 54 (4.82%) SAP ERP
2 22 (1.96%) Magento
3 14 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.89%) SAP CO
4 10 (0.89%) SAP FI
4 10 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
5 9 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.80%) HFM
6 8 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (0.62%) SAP PP
8 5 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.45%) SAP SCM
9 4 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.27%) Infor CRM
10 3 (0.27%) OPENContractor
10 3 (0.27%) OPENHousing
10 3 (0.27%) Primavera
10 3 (0.27%) SAP BPC
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (2.59%) Office 365
3 22 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.78%) PaaS
5 18 (1.61%) IaaS
6 16 (1.43%) SaaS
7 11 (0.98%) Google Apps
8 8 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.45%) GitHub
10 3 (0.27%) AdWords
10 3 (0.27%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.18%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.18%) Heroku
12 1 (0.089%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.089%) iTunes
12 1 (0.089%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.21%) Network Security
2 25 (2.23%) LAN
2 25 (2.23%) VoIP
3 24 (2.14%) SAN
4 21 (1.87%) VPN
4 21 (1.87%) WAN
5 16 (1.43%) Firewall
6 15 (1.34%) Internet
7 14 (1.25%) Intranet
8 12 (1.07%) DNS
9 9 (0.80%) Broadband
10 8 (0.71%) MPLS
11 7 (0.62%) BGP
11 7 (0.62%) Extranet
11 7 (0.62%) IP Telephony
11 7 (0.62%) TCP/IP
12 6 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (0.54%) DHCP
12 6 (0.54%) Ethernet
12 6 (0.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (2.59%) MySQL
4 27 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (1.07%) Big Data
8 12 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (0.89%) Relational Database
10 9 (0.80%) GIS
11 8 (0.71%) DB2
11 8 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.54%) MongoDB
12 6 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.45%) SAP BW
14 4 (0.36%) InterSystems Cache
14 4 (0.36%) MS Access
14 4 (0.36%) NoSQL
14 4 (0.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (4.10%) JIRA
2 28 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (2.41%) Git (software)
4 19 (1.69%) Mercurial
5 18 (1.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 17 (1.52%) PhpStorm
7 9 (0.80%) Visual Studio
8 6 (0.54%) JUnit
9 5 (0.45%) Grunt
10 4 (0.36%) Gradle
10 4 (0.36%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.36%) Selenium
10 4 (0.36%) Subversion
11 3 (0.27%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.27%) Maven
12 2 (0.18%) Android Studio
12 2 (0.18%) Apache Ivy
12 2 (0.18%) Mockito
12 2 (0.18%) RSpec
12 2 (0.18%) WebDriver
General
1 341 (30.42%) Finance
2 129 (11.51%) Retail
3 76 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 64 (5.71%) Banking
5 43 (3.84%) Marketing
6 35 (3.12%) Telecoms
7 27 (2.41%) Law
8 23 (2.05%) Legal
9 21 (1.87%) Billing
10 19 (1.69%) Publishing
11 16 (1.43%) Local Government
12 15 (1.34%) Back Office
13 10 (0.89%) Aerospace
13 10 (0.89%) Games
14 7 (0.62%) Electronics
15 6 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.45%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.45%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.36%) Front Office
17 4 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 312 (27.83%) Project Manager
2 181 (16.15%) Analyst
3 122 (10.88%) IT Manager
4 109 (9.72%) Business Analyst
5 102 (9.10%) Developer
6 83 (7.40%) IT Project Manager
7 77 (6.87%) Consultant
8 76 (6.78%) Senior Manager
9 55 (4.91%) SAP Manager
10 52 (4.64%) Change Manager
10 52 (4.64%) Infrastructure Manager
11 50 (4.46%) Senior Project Manager
12 42 (3.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 37 (3.30%) SAP Change Manager
14 33 (2.94%) Senior Developer
15 32 (2.85%) Junior
16 29 (2.59%) Systems Analyst
16 29 (2.59%) Technical Analyst
17 28 (2.50%) Team Leader
18 27 (2.41%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (9.46%) .NET
2 49 (4.37%) ASP.NET
3 42 (3.75%) XML
4 39 (3.48%) Web Services
5 30 (2.68%) HTML
6 28 (2.50%) CSS
7 23 (2.05%) jQuery
8 21 (1.87%) J2EE
8 21 (1.87%) Zend Framework
9 20 (1.78%) Middleware
10 19 (1.69%) SOAP
11 14 (1.25%) Ajax
12 9 (0.80%) JSON
13 8 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (0.71%) LINQ
13 8 (0.71%) REST
14 7 (0.62%) .NET Framework
15 6 (0.54%) Ruby on Rails
15 6 (0.54%) XSLT
16 5 (0.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 82 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (6.60%) Data Centre
3 73 (6.51%) FMCG
4 45 (4.01%) iPad
5 37 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 33 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 21 (1.87%) User Experience
8 18 (1.61%) Blog
8 18 (1.61%) Replication
8 18 (1.61%) Wiki
9 17 (1.52%) Visualisation
10 16 (1.43%) Driving Licence
11 15 (1.34%) PMI
12 13 (1.16%) Clustering
12 13 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.07%) Life Science
13 12 (1.07%) Mathematics
14 11 (0.98%) Security Operations Centre
15 10 (0.89%) Mobile App
15 10 (0.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 103 (9.19%) Windows
2 43 (3.84%) Windows Server
3 39 (3.48%) Linux
4 25 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (1.07%) Android
6 11 (0.98%) Unix
7 10 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.80%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.62%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.45%) AIX
12 4 (0.36%) CentOS
12 4 (0.36%) OS/2
13 3 (0.27%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.089%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.089%) VMS
15 1 (0.089%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.089%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.089%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (23.82%) PRINCE2
3 201 (17.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 180 (16.06%) ITIL
5 154 (13.74%) Change Management
6 109 (9.72%) Risk Management
7 107 (9.55%) ERP
8 105 (9.37%) Business Analysis
9 103 (9.19%) Service Delivery
10 100 (8.92%) ITIL V3
11 91 (8.12%) Mentoring
12 89 (7.94%) SDLC
13 82 (7.31%) Scrum
14 77 (6.87%) Service Management
15 72 (6.42%) Line Management
16 71 (6.33%) Matrix Organization
17 69 (6.16%) Infrastructure Management
18 67 (5.98%) Project Planning
19 66 (5.89%) Change Control
20 63 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 144 (12.85%) SQL
2 93 (8.30%) C#
3 70 (6.24%) Java
4 64 (5.71%) PHP
5 41 (3.66%) VB.NET
6 35 (3.12%) PowerShell
7 30 (2.68%) JavaScript
8 23 (2.05%) VB
9 22 (1.96%) C++
10 18 (1.61%) Objective-C
11 17 (1.52%) Perl
12 16 (1.43%) T-SQL
13 12 (1.07%) Shell Script
14 9 (0.80%) C
15 8 (0.71%) ActionScript
16 6 (0.54%) Python
16 6 (0.54%) Ruby
16 6 (0.54%) XPath
17 5 (0.45%) PL/SQL
18 4 (0.36%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 180 (16.06%) Degree
2 64 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 44 (3.93%) PMI Certification
4 41 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 40 (3.57%) PMP
6 39 (3.48%) Security Cleared
7 25 (2.23%) ISEB
8 23 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (1.87%) Citrix Certification
10 18 (1.61%) CHECK Team Leader
10 18 (1.61%) CREST Certified
11 17 (1.52%) APMP
11 17 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (1.16%) SC Cleared
14 12 (1.07%) ACCA
14 12 (1.07%) CCNP
14 12 (1.07%) CISSP
14 12 (1.07%) Cyber Scheme
14 12 (1.07%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.44%) QA
2 26 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.78%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.07%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.89%) SLA
6 4 (0.36%) ISO27002
7 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.18%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.089%) GAMP
9 1 (0.089%) GMP
9 1 (0.089%) P3O
System Software
1 33 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (2.23%) XenApp
3 18 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 15 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.62%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.54%) Firmware
8 3 (0.27%) Docker
9 2 (0.18%) KVM
9 2 (0.18%) oVirt
9 2 (0.18%) Postfix
9 2 (0.18%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.18%) Xen
10 1 (0.089%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (1.96%) Nagios
2 21 (1.87%) EdgeSight
2 21 (1.87%) SCOM
3 14 (1.25%) SCCM
3 14 (1.25%) SCOrch
4 11 (0.98%) QRadar
5 8 (0.71%) SCVMM
6 4 (0.36%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.18%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.089%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.089%) Cacti
8 1 (0.089%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.089%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.089%) Puppet
8 1 (0.089%) vRealize
8 1 (0.089%) WMI
Vendors
1 216 (19.27%) Microsoft
2 99 (8.83%) SAP
3 73 (6.51%) Oracle
4 57 (5.08%) Cisco
5 47 (4.19%) VMware
6 45 (4.01%) Citrix
7 27 (2.41%) HP
8 25 (2.23%) Juniper
9 21 (1.87%) Zend
10 16 (1.43%) IBM
11 15 (1.34%) Google
12 14 (1.25%) Hyperion
13 13 (1.16%) NetApp
14 12 (1.07%) CheckPoint
14 12 (1.07%) Cognizant
15 11 (0.98%) ArcSight
15 11 (0.98%) Capita
15 11 (0.98%) Splunk
16 8 (0.71%) BMC
16 8 (0.71%) ESRI
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