Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Project Manager
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 50 56
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 31 55 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.11% 4.28% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 4.54% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 39 24
Merseyside median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -8.11% -5.61%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £38,250
90th Percentile £61,500 £57,500 £52,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -1.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 930 1212 912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.37% 94.32% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 711 872 684
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,150
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 27 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Birkenhead +5 1 £35,000 -
Bootle - 1 - - 1
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 18 (58.06%) Project Management
2 15 (48.39%) Finance
3 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) Retail
4 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
5 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
6 6 (19.35%) Project Governance
6 6 (19.35%) Time Management
6 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
7 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
7 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
7 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Change Control
7 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (16.13%) SDLC
8 4 (12.90%) Logistics
9 3 (9.68%) Teradata
9 3 (9.68%) Advertising
9 3 (9.68%) ITIL
9 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
9 3 (9.68%) SAS
9 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (9.68%) Python
9 3 (9.68%) SQL
9 3 (9.68%) Deep Learning
9 3 (9.68%) Apache Spark
9 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
9 3 (9.68%) Coaching
9 3 (9.68%) Data Extraction

Project Manager Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) Apache Spark
1 3 (9.68%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Maximo
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Mavenlink
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Retail
3 3 (9.68%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) JSP
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.45%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Blog
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Project Management
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
5 6 (19.35%) Project Governance
5 6 (19.35%) Risk Management
5 6 (19.35%) Time Management
6 5 (16.13%) Change Control
6 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
6 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
6 5 (16.13%) SDLC
6 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Logistics
8 3 (9.68%) Data Extraction
8 3 (9.68%) Deep Learning
8 3 (9.68%) Logistic Regression
8 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
8 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
8 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Python
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) PMO
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Teradata
2 2 (6.45%) IBM
2 2 (6.45%) IFS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com