Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 32 46
Rank change year-on-year +5 +14 -32
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 48 55 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 6.73% 5.88% 5.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.47% 6.29% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 59
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £53,304 £53,573
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.27% -0.50% +19.05%
10th Percentile £28,100 £34,775 £32,961
90th Percentile £65,305 £71,250 £68,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.04% +1.05% +5.56%

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 643 874 1,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.18% 93.38% 91.04%
Number of salaries quoted 481 703 839
Merseyside median annual salary £41,388 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.47% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,670 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.28% +12.19% -

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Merseyside

Project Management
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Project Management in Merseyside

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Merseyside over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Merseyside

Project Management
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +2 32 £42,500 -19.05% 9
Southport +3 5 £26,500 -51.82%
Bootle -1 5 £41,388 -23.51%
Wirral - 2 £50,000 -
St Helens - 1 £50,000 - 1
Project Management
North West

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (33.33%) Finance
3 14 (29.17%) PRINCE2
4 13 (27.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (20.83%) PMO
7 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (18.75%) Risk Management
9 8 (16.67%) Decision-Making
10 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (12.50%) Project Planning
11 6 (12.50%) Degree
11 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 6 (12.50%) Coaching
11 6 (12.50%) Information Security
11 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
12 5 (10.42%) PMP
12 5 (10.42%) PMI Certification
12 5 (10.42%) Change Management
12 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
12 5 (10.42%) Portfolio Management
12 5 (10.42%) Workshop Facilitation
12 5 (10.42%) Budgeting and Forecasting
12 5 (10.42%) Physics
12 5 (10.42%) Ergonomics
12 5 (10.42%) Human Factors
13 4 (8.33%) Use Case
13 4 (8.33%) Network Security

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (2.08%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Network Security
2 2 (4.17%) DHCP
2 2 (4.17%) DNS
2 2 (4.17%) NAS
2 2 (4.17%) VLAN
2 2 (4.17%) VoIP
2 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.08%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.08%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) LAN
3 1 (2.08%) SAN
3 1 (2.08%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) FileMaker
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) Hudson
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
1 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.08%) YouTrack
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Project Manager
2 10 (20.83%) Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) IT Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Information Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Information Security Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Developer
5 3 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Product Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
1 2 (4.17%) CSS
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.08%) CSS3
2 1 (2.08%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.08%) HTML5
2 1 (2.08%) jQuery
2 1 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (2.08%) Ninject
2 1 (2.08%) React
2 1 (2.08%) RESTful
2 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.08%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.08%) CCTV
3 1 (2.08%) EPoS
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.08%) AIX
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) PRINCE2
3 13 (27.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 8 (16.67%) Decision-Making
8 6 (12.50%) Coaching
8 6 (12.50%) Information Security
8 6 (12.50%) Project Planning
8 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 5 (10.42%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 5 (10.42%) Change Management
9 5 (10.42%) Ergonomics
9 5 (10.42%) Human Factors
9 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.42%) Physics
9 5 (10.42%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (10.42%) Workshop Facilitation
10 4 (8.33%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.17%) C#
2 2 (4.17%) PHP
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) Perl
3 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.08%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (12.50%) Degree
3 5 (10.42%) PMI Certification
3 5 (10.42%) PMP
4 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.08%) APMP
5 1 (2.08%) EnCE
5 1 (2.08%) GCFA
5 1 (2.08%) GCFE
5 1 (2.08%) GIAC
5 1 (2.08%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) PMO
2 4 (8.33%) COBIT
2 4 (8.33%) GDPR
2 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.25%) QA
4 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) WSUS
2 1 (2.08%) EnCase
2 1 (2.08%) FTK
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Citrix
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe
4 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.08%) Nuix
4 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com