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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 19 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 554 664 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.17% 10.58% 9.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.84% 11.98% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 426 521 481
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,950 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -
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
4678 5542 5934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.90% 88.32% 85.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3963 4433 4761
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £56,500 £57,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +2 339 £42,500 - 43
Cheshire +10 102 £43,000 +1.17% 12
Merseyside +7 44 £52,000 +30.00% 5
Lancashire -6 38 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Cumbria -1 17 £52,500 -4.54%
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 326 (29.45%) Finance
2 305 (27.55%) PRINCE2
3 257 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
4 212 (19.15%) Microsoft
5 204 (18.43%) Degree
6 201 (18.16%) ITIL
7 181 (16.35%) SQL
8 155 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 126 (11.38%) Change Management
10 125 (11.29%) SQL Server
11 120 (10.84%) .NET
12 117 (10.57%) MS Excel
13 115 (10.39%) Windows
14 110 (9.94%) C#
15 106 (9.58%) Retail
16 97 (8.76%) ITIL V3
17 96 (8.67%) Mentoring
18 94 (8.49%) Business Analysis
19 91 (8.22%) SDLC
20 89 (8.04%) Service Delivery
21 87 (7.86%) Data Centre
22 85 (7.68%) ERP
22 85 (7.68%) Risk Management
23 84 (7.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
24 82 (7.41%) Line Management
25 80 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
25 80 (7.23%) Infrastructure Management
26 75 (6.78%) Project Planning
27 72 (6.50%) Scrum
28 71 (6.41%) SAP

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 (5.78%) SharePoint
2 45 (4.07%) Confluence
3 41 (3.70%) IIS
4 18 (1.63%) MS Exchange
5 15 (1.36%) CMS
6 11 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (0.72%) Drupal
8 8 (0.72%) GeoServer
8 8 (0.72%) MS Project Server
9 7 (0.63%) SAS
9 7 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.63%) Skype for Business
10 6 (0.54%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.45%) Apache
11 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.36%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.36%) Node.js
12 4 (0.36%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 117 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 60 (5.42%) MS Office
3 49 (4.43%) MS Project
4 20 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.26%) MS Visio
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 (0.090%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.090%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.090%) CATIA
8 1 (0.090%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.090%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.090%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.090%) QuarkXPress
8 1 (0.090%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 47 (4.25%) SAP ERP
2 26 (2.35%) Magento
3 11 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.72%) HFM
5 8 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.36%) Primavera
7 4 (0.36%) SDL Web 8
8 3 (0.27%) OPENContractor
8 3 (0.27%) OPENHousing
8 3 (0.27%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.27%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.18%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.18%) SAP WM
10 1 (0.090%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.090%) Infor CRM
10 1 (0.090%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 1 (0.090%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (2.71%) Office 365
3 26 (2.35%) IaaS
3 26 (2.35%) PaaS
4 20 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (1.17%) SaaS
6 11 (0.99%) Google Apps
7 8 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.45%) GitHub
9 4 (0.36%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.27%) AdWords
11 2 (0.18%) Heroku
12 1 (0.090%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.090%) iTunes
12 1 (0.090%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.34%) Network Security
2 30 (2.71%) SAN
3 29 (2.62%) LAN
4 26 (2.35%) VoIP
5 22 (1.99%) WAN
6 21 (1.90%) VPN
7 19 (1.72%) Firewall
8 15 (1.36%) Internet
8 15 (1.36%) Intranet
9 10 (0.90%) DNS
9 10 (0.90%) TCP/IP
10 9 (0.81%) MPLS
11 8 (0.72%) Broadband
12 7 (0.63%) BGP
12 7 (0.63%) DHCP
12 7 (0.63%) Ethernet
12 7 (0.63%) Extranet
13 6 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (0.54%) IP Telephony
14 5 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (2.17%) MySQL
5 23 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (1.26%) Big Data
7 11 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (0.99%) MS Access
7 11 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 11 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (0.81%) GIS
8 9 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (0.72%) DB2
10 5 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.18%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 48 (4.34%) JIRA
2 33 (2.98%) Git (software)
3 28 (2.53%) Mercurial
3 28 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (2.26%) PhpStorm
5 24 (2.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 8 (0.72%) Visual Studio
7 6 (0.54%) JUnit
8 5 (0.45%) Subversion
9 4 (0.36%) Gradle
9 4 (0.36%) Grunt
9 4 (0.36%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.27%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.27%) Maven
11 2 (0.18%) Ant
11 2 (0.18%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.18%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.18%) JBuilder
11 2 (0.18%) Log4j
11 2 (0.18%) Mockito
General
1 326 (29.45%) Finance
2 106 (9.58%) Retail
3 56 (5.06%) Banking
3 56 (5.06%) Manufacturing
4 41 (3.70%) Marketing
5 37 (3.34%) Law
6 34 (3.07%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.08%) Legal
8 19 (1.72%) Local Government
9 16 (1.45%) Billing
10 13 (1.17%) Publishing
11 12 (1.08%) Back Office
12 11 (0.99%) Aerospace
13 9 (0.81%) Games
14 5 (0.45%) Electronics
14 5 (0.45%) Front Office
15 3 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.18%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 331 (29.90%) Project Manager
2 174 (15.72%) Analyst
3 123 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 112 (10.12%) Developer
5 105 (9.49%) Business Analyst
6 89 (8.04%) IT Project Manager
7 85 (7.68%) Consultant
8 83 (7.50%) Senior Manager
9 58 (5.24%) Senior Project Manager
10 57 (5.15%) Infrastructure Manager
11 44 (3.97%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 43 (3.88%) SAP Manager
12 43 (3.88%) Senior Developer
13 41 (3.70%) Change Manager
14 37 (3.34%) Graduate
14 37 (3.34%) Technical Analyst
15 32 (2.89%) .NET Developer
16 31 (2.80%) C# Developer
16 31 (2.80%) Junior
16 31 (2.80%) SAP Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (10.84%) .NET
2 54 (4.88%) ASP.NET
3 51 (4.61%) XML
4 46 (4.16%) Web Services
5 40 (3.61%) HTML
6 37 (3.34%) CSS
7 28 (2.53%) Middleware
8 27 (2.44%) jQuery
8 27 (2.44%) SOAP
9 25 (2.26%) Zend Framework
10 15 (1.36%) .NET Framework
11 14 (1.26%) Ajax
11 14 (1.26%) J2EE
12 12 (1.08%) LINQ
13 10 (0.90%) REST
14 9 (0.81%) JSON
15 7 (0.63%) HTML5
15 7 (0.63%) WCF
15 7 (0.63%) XSLT
16 6 (0.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 87 (7.86%) Data Centre
2 80 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (5.42%) FMCG
4 42 (3.79%) Management Information System
5 35 (3.16%) iPad
6 32 (2.89%) Computer Science
7 30 (2.71%) User Experience
8 29 (2.62%) Visualisation
9 24 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (2.17%) Wiki
10 20 (1.81%) Blog
10 20 (1.81%) Replication
11 18 (1.63%) Life Science
11 18 (1.63%) Mobile App
12 14 (1.26%) Driving Licence
13 12 (1.08%) Clustering
14 11 (0.99%) Security Operations Centre
15 10 (0.90%) Mathematics
15 10 (0.90%) Social Media
16 9 (0.81%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 115 (10.39%) Windows
2 52 (4.70%) Windows Server
3 33 (2.98%) Linux
4 24 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (0.90%) Android
5 10 (0.90%) Unix
5 10 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (0.81%) Mac OS X
6 9 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.54%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.54%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.36%) CentOS
8 4 (0.36%) OS/2
9 3 (0.27%) AIX
10 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.090%) Debian
11 1 (0.090%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.090%) VMS
11 1 (0.090%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.090%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (27.55%) PRINCE2
2 257 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (18.16%) ITIL
4 155 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 126 (11.38%) Change Management
6 97 (8.76%) ITIL V3
7 96 (8.67%) Mentoring
8 94 (8.49%) Business Analysis
9 91 (8.22%) SDLC
10 89 (8.04%) Service Delivery
11 85 (7.68%) ERP
11 85 (7.68%) Risk Management
12 82 (7.41%) Line Management
13 80 (7.23%) Infrastructure Management
14 75 (6.78%) Project Planning
15 72 (6.50%) Scrum
16 67 (6.05%) Presales
16 67 (6.05%) Service Management
17 58 (5.24%) Requirements Analysis
18 55 (4.97%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 181 (16.35%) SQL
2 110 (9.94%) C#
3 69 (6.23%) PHP
4 53 (4.79%) Java
5 43 (3.88%) PowerShell
6 42 (3.79%) VB.NET
7 34 (3.07%) JavaScript
8 30 (2.71%) T-SQL
9 29 (2.62%) VB
10 21 (1.90%) C++
11 19 (1.72%) Objective-C
12 15 (1.36%) Perl
13 11 (0.99%) C
13 11 (0.99%) Shell Script
14 9 (0.81%) VB6
15 8 (0.72%) ActionScript
16 6 (0.54%) Python
16 6 (0.54%) Ruby
16 6 (0.54%) XPath
17 5 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 204 (18.43%) Degree
2 84 (7.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 45 (4.07%) Security Cleared
4 41 (3.70%) PMI Certification
5 38 (3.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 36 (3.25%) PMP
7 28 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (2.35%) ISEB
9 23 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (1.81%) CHECK Team Leader
10 20 (1.81%) Citrix Certification
10 20 (1.81%) CREST Certified
11 19 (1.72%) APMP
12 18 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
12 18 (1.63%) SC Cleared
13 17 (1.54%) CCNA
14 16 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (1.26%) CISSP
16 11 (0.99%) ACCA
16 11 (0.99%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.06%) QA
2 26 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.81%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.54%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.08%) SLA
6 4 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.27%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.18%) HL7
8 2 (0.18%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.090%) ISO13485
System Software
1 36 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 30 (2.71%) XenApp
3 29 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 17 (1.54%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.63%) 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%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.18%) Xen
10 1 (0.090%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (2.62%) Nagios
1 29 (2.62%) SCOM
2 28 (2.53%) EdgeSight
3 20 (1.81%) SCOrch
4 12 (1.08%) SCCM
5 11 (0.99%) QRadar
6 8 (0.72%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.18%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.18%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.090%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.090%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.090%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.090%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.090%) Puppet
8 1 (0.090%) vRealize
8 1 (0.090%) WMI
Vendors
1 212 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 71 (6.41%) SAP
3 56 (5.06%) Cisco
4 54 (4.88%) Oracle
5 50 (4.52%) Citrix
6 48 (4.34%) VMware
7 33 (2.98%) HP
8 25 (2.26%) Juniper
8 25 (2.26%) Zend
9 16 (1.45%) Google
10 15 (1.36%) Cognizant
11 14 (1.26%) IBM
12 13 (1.17%) NetApp
13 12 (1.08%) Capita
13 12 (1.08%) CheckPoint
14 11 (0.99%) ArcSight
14 11 (0.99%) Splunk
15 8 (0.72%) BMC
15 8 (0.72%) Hyperion
15 8 (0.72%) Sitecore
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