The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 163 204 221
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +17
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 75 53 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.32% 0.75% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.88% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 49 47 23
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £30,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Project Planning
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
4897 6053 5538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.43% 85.65% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4054 5134 4633
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 Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Project Planning
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Project Planning Salary Trend in the North West

Project Planning
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Planning across the North West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Project Planning Salary Histogram in the North West

Project Planning
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 Planning within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 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 +28 28 £47,500 +11.24% 2
Lancashire +30 21 £34,000 -13.92% 2
Cheshire +27 20 £57,000 +34.11% 4
Merseyside -10 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 82 (50.93%) Project Management
2 53 (32.92%) PRINCE2
3 52 (32.30%) Finance
4 35 (21.74%) Project Governance
5 29 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (14.91%) Degree
8 21 (13.04%) HTML
8 21 (13.04%) CSS
8 21 (13.04%) JavaScript
8 21 (13.04%) PHP
8 21 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 20 (12.42%) Linux
10 19 (11.80%) Supplier Management
11 18 (11.18%) WordPress
12 17 (10.56%) OOP
12 17 (10.56%) XML
12 17 (10.56%) ITIL
12 17 (10.56%) MySQL
12 17 (10.56%) MS Excel
12 17 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (10.56%) CMS
13 16 (9.94%) JSON
13 16 (9.94%) Data Centre
13 16 (9.94%) Git (software)
14 15 (9.32%) Magento
14 15 (9.32%) Relational Database
14 15 (9.32%) PuTTY
14 15 (9.32%) Resource Management
14 15 (9.32%) Drupal

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing Project Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (11.18%) WordPress
2 17 (10.56%) CMS
3 15 (9.32%) Drupal
4 4 (2.48%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.62%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.32%) MS Project
3 9 (5.59%) MS Office
4 3 (1.86%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (9.32%) Magento
2 2 (1.24%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.24%) Primavera
2 2 (1.24%) SAP PP
2 2 (1.24%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.86%) Office 365
2 2 (1.24%) SaaS
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.62%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.32%) PuTTY
1 15 (9.32%) SSH
2 3 (1.86%) Internet
2 3 (1.86%) S/MIME
2 3 (1.86%) SMTP
3 2 (1.24%) DNS
3 2 (1.24%) HTTP
3 2 (1.24%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.24%) WAN
4 1 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.62%) Intranet
4 1 (0.62%) LAN
4 1 (0.62%) Network Security
4 1 (0.62%) VLAN
4 1 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.56%) MySQL
2 15 (9.32%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.83%) Big Data
4 2 (1.24%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.24%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (9.94%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.32%) Subversion
3 14 (8.70%) Grunt
4 4 (2.48%) LSMW
5 2 (1.24%) Selenium
6 1 (0.62%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.62%) JIRA
6 1 (0.62%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (32.30%) Finance
2 15 (9.32%) Retail
3 14 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.35%) Billing
5 5 (3.11%) Legal
6 4 (2.48%) Publishing
7 3 (1.86%) Banking
7 3 (1.86%) Marketing
8 2 (1.24%) Games
8 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.62%) German Language
9 1 (0.62%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 87 (54.04%) Project Manager
2 21 (13.04%) Developer
2 21 (13.04%) IT Manager
3 19 (11.80%) IT Project Manager
4 18 (11.18%) Infrastructure Manager
5 17 (10.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 17 (10.56%) PHP Developer
6 15 (9.32%) HTML Developer
6 15 (9.32%) Lead Developer
6 15 (9.32%) Lead PHP Developer
7 14 (8.70%) HTML CSS Developer
8 12 (7.45%) Senior Manager
8 12 (7.45%) Senior Project Manager
9 11 (6.83%) Analyst
9 11 (6.83%) Software Project Manager
10 8 (4.97%) Business Change Manager
10 8 (4.97%) Business Change Project Manager
11 6 (3.73%) IT Infrastructure Manager
12 5 (3.11%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
12 5 (3.11%) Software Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.04%) CSS
1 21 (13.04%) HTML
2 17 (10.56%) XML
3 16 (9.94%) JSON
4 15 (9.32%) jQuery
5 14 (8.70%) CSS3
5 14 (8.70%) HTML5
5 14 (8.70%) Sass
6 4 (2.48%) EDI
6 4 (2.48%) PyQt
7 2 (1.24%) .NET
8 1 (0.62%) Ajax
8 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.62%) DHTML
8 1 (0.62%) Middleware
8 1 (0.62%) Smarty
8 1 (0.62%) SOAP
8 1 (0.62%) Spring
8 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.94%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.97%) User Experience
4 4 (2.48%) Animation
4 4 (2.48%) LIMS
5 3 (1.86%) Clustering
5 3 (1.86%) FMCG
5 3 (1.86%) Life Science
5 3 (1.86%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.86%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.24%) BBC
6 2 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.24%) EPoS
6 2 (1.24%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.24%) iDTV
6 2 (1.24%) Statistics
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.62%) PMI
7 1 (0.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.42%) Linux
2 9 (5.59%) Windows
3 4 (2.48%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.24%) Android
5 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.62%) Unix
6 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (50.93%) Project Management
2 53 (32.92%) PRINCE2
3 35 (21.74%) Project Governance
4 29 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (11.80%) Supplier Management
6 17 (10.56%) ITIL
6 17 (10.56%) OOP
6 17 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (9.32%) Resource Management
8 14 (8.70%) Web Design
9 11 (6.83%) Change Management
9 11 (6.83%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (6.21%) Change Control
11 9 (5.59%) Risk Management
11 9 (5.59%) Waterfall
12 8 (4.97%) Data Analysis
12 8 (4.97%) Knowledge Management
12 8 (4.97%) Software Delivery
13 7 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.04%) JavaScript
1 21 (13.04%) PHP
2 15 (9.32%) PHP 5
3 10 (6.21%) C++
4 7 (4.35%) Java
5 5 (3.11%) SQL
6 4 (2.48%) ABAP
6 4 (2.48%) C
6 4 (2.48%) Python
7 2 (1.24%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (14.91%) Degree
2 13 (8.07%) BPSS Clearance
2 13 (8.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (5.59%) PMI Certification
3 9 (5.59%) PMP
4 8 (4.97%) APMP
4 8 (4.97%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.11%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.48%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.24%) CCNP
7 2 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.62%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.73%) SLA
2 5 (3.11%) FATCA
2 5 (3.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (3.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.24%) SCCM
2 1 (0.62%) Nagios
2 1 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.21%) Oracle
3 8 (4.97%) SAP
4 5 (3.11%) Guidewire
5 4 (2.48%) Cisco
6 2 (1.24%) Adobe
6 2 (1.24%) AppSense
6 2 (1.24%) Planview
6 2 (1.24%) VMware
7 1 (0.62%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.62%) Citrix
7 1 (0.62%) Facebook
7 1 (0.62%) Google
7 1 (0.62%) NetApp
7 1 (0.62%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.62%) PayPal
7 1 (0.62%) Symantec
7 1 (0.62%) Twitter
7 1 (0.62%) Zend
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