The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
North West / Merseyside
Rank 33 49 28
Rank change year-on-year +16 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 32 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.64% 2.66% 7.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.96% 2.71% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 30
Median salary £51,250 £48,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.21% +7.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £90,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 537 479 468
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 94.71% 97.96% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 450 395 375
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,500 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Merseyside

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Merseyside

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Merseyside over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Merseyside

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Liverpool +16 22 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Bootle - 8 £53,573 -
Wirral -6 1 £47,500 -3.06%
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 33 (70.21%) Project Management
2 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.04%) PRINCE2
4 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
5 10 (21.28%) Finance
6 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
7 8 (17.02%) Physics
7 8 (17.02%) Human Factors
7 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
8 7 (14.89%) C#
8 7 (14.89%) .NET
9 6 (12.77%) SQL
9 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
9 6 (12.77%) SDLC
10 5 (10.64%) jQuery
10 5 (10.64%) CSS
10 5 (10.64%) VB
10 5 (10.64%) HTML
10 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
10 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.64%) CMS
10 5 (10.64%) ITIL
10 5 (10.64%) WinForms
11 4 (8.51%) Advertising
11 4 (8.51%) MS Project
11 4 (8.51%) MS Office
11 4 (8.51%) Process Improvement
11 4 (8.51%) PMO
12 3 (6.38%) APMP

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Project
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Advertising
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
2 5 (10.64%) CSS
2 5 (10.64%) HTML
2 5 (10.64%) jQuery
2 5 (10.64%) WinForms
3 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.13%) PlayStation
1 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
1 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Project Management
2 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.04%) PRINCE2
4 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (17.02%) Human Factors
5 8 (17.02%) Physics
5 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
6 6 (12.77%) SDLC
7 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.64%) ITIL
8 4 (8.51%) Process Improvement
9 3 (6.38%) Content Management
9 3 (6.38%) PRINCE
9 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.38%) Scrum
9 3 (6.38%) Web Development
10 2 (4.26%) Change Management
10 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis
10 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
10 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) C#
2 6 (12.77%) SQL
3 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.64%) VB
4 1 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) APMP
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
1 3 (6.38%) PMP
1 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) PMO
2 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Workday
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