Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 22 30
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 70 77 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 8.57% 7.65% 7.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.42% 8.31% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 59
Merseyside median annual salary £42,396 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.92% +10.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,750 £30,790
90th Percentile £55,000 £73,750 £68,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +6.74%

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 743 927 1,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.94% 92.15% 90.49%
Number of salaries quoted 569 696 803
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,006 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 2018. 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 -1 46 £42,500 -19.05% 12
Southport +5 7 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Bootle -1 7 £41,388 -23.51%
Wirral +15 5 £39,750 -20.50%
St Helens - 1 £50,000 - 1
Project Management
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.43%) Finance
3 16 (22.86%) PRINCE2
4 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (18.57%) PMO
5 11 (15.71%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (15.71%) Information Security
6 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (12.86%) Waterfall
7 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (11.43%) Degree
8 7 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 7 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 7 (10.00%) Line Management
8 7 (10.00%) Service Management
8 7 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 7 (10.00%) SQL
8 7 (10.00%) ITIL
9 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
9 6 (8.57%) Windows
9 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
9 6 (8.57%) Banking
9 6 (8.57%) IT Strategy
9 6 (8.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 5 (7.14%) Decision-Making
10 5 (7.14%) Workshop Facilitation
10 5 (7.14%) ITSM
10 5 (7.14%) Service Delivery

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 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Relativity
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.43%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.29%) Office 365
4 2 (2.86%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Network Security
2 3 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.86%) DHCP
3 2 (2.86%) DNS
3 2 (2.86%) NAS
3 2 (2.86%) SAN
3 2 (2.86%) VLAN
3 2 (2.86%) VoIP
4 1 (1.43%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.43%) Internet
4 1 (1.43%) LAN
4 1 (1.43%) SMS
4 1 (1.43%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.43%) FileMaker
4 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.43%) YouTrack
General
1 22 (31.43%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Banking
3 5 (7.14%) Legal
4 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.86%) Marketing
5 2 (2.86%) Retail
6 1 (1.43%) Advertising
6 1 (1.43%) Games
6 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 16 (22.86%) Analyst
3 6 (8.57%) Architect
3 6 (8.57%) IT Manager
4 5 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 5 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 4 (5.71%) Forensic Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Information Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Information Architect
5 4 (5.71%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Information Security Architect
5 4 (5.71%) Security Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Security Architect
6 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (4.29%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (4.29%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Service Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Active Directory Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) .NET
1 4 (5.71%) CSS
1 4 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (2.86%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.43%) CSS3
3 1 (1.43%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.43%) HTML5
3 1 (1.43%) JSON
3 1 (1.43%) Kafka
3 1 (1.43%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.43%) Ninject
3 1 (1.43%) React
3 1 (1.43%) RESTful
3 1 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.43%) Vue.js
3 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) User Experience
3 4 (5.71%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.43%) CCTV
6 1 (1.43%) EPoS
6 1 (1.43%) NHS
6 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) AIX
2 4 (5.71%) Linux
2 4 (5.71%) Unix
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.43%) Android
4 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.86%) PRINCE2
3 11 (15.71%) Information Security
3 11 (15.71%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (12.86%) Waterfall
5 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (10.00%) ITIL
6 7 (10.00%) Line Management
6 7 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 7 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (10.00%) Service Management
6 7 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 6 (8.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.57%) IT Strategy
8 5 (7.14%) Coaching
8 5 (7.14%) Decision-Making
8 5 (7.14%) Use Case
8 5 (7.14%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.71%) Perl
2 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.71%) Python
3 3 (4.29%) C#
4 1 (1.43%) PHP
4 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (11.43%) Degree
3 4 (5.71%) EnCE
3 4 (5.71%) GCFA
3 4 (5.71%) GCFE
3 4 (5.71%) GIAC
3 4 (5.71%) GREM
4 3 (4.29%) PMP
5 2 (2.86%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.43%) APMP
6 1 (1.43%) ISEB
6 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.43%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) PMO
2 5 (7.14%) COBIT
2 5 (7.14%) QA
3 4 (5.71%) GDPR
3 4 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.71%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) EnCase
1 4 (5.71%) FTK
2 2 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) Nuix
3 3 (4.29%) Citrix
4 2 (2.86%) Cisco
4 2 (2.86%) Google
4 2 (2.86%) SAP
4 2 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (1.43%) Sun
5 1 (1.43%) Twitter