The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 38 46
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 16 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.99% 4.41% 3.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 4.52% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 10
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £39,050 £34,125
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £57,500 £53,750
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 489 465 481
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 91.40% 97.69% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1455 1509 1460
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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 -4 10 £48,750 +2.63% 4
Project Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 36 (75.00%) Project Management
2 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.25%) Finance
4 11 (22.92%) PRINCE2
5 9 (18.75%) SQL
5 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 8 (16.67%) Physics
6 8 (16.67%) Human Factors
6 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 8 (16.67%) .NET
6 8 (16.67%) C#
7 7 (14.58%) Retail
8 6 (12.50%) jQuery
8 6 (12.50%) HTML
8 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 6 (12.50%) VB
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 6 (12.50%) CSS
8 6 (12.50%) WinForms
8 6 (12.50%) SDLC
9 5 (10.42%) Scrum
9 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
9 5 (10.42%) Advertising
9 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
10 4 (8.33%) Analytics
10 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (6.25%) Office 365
11 3 (6.25%) Project Governance
11 3 (6.25%) Change Control

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 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Maximo
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.08%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (2.08%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Mavenlink
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) LAN
1 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Retail
3 5 (10.42%) Advertising
4 2 (4.17%) Games
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (12.50%) CSS
2 6 (12.50%) HTML
2 6 (12.50%) jQuery
2 6 (12.50%) WinForms
3 2 (4.17%) Middleware
3 2 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.08%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
1 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) Project Management
2 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.92%) PRINCE2
4 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 8 (16.67%) Human Factors
5 8 (16.67%) Physics
6 6 (12.50%) SDLC
7 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
7 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.42%) Scrum
8 4 (8.33%) Analytics
9 3 (6.25%) Change Control
9 3 (6.25%) IT Strategy
9 3 (6.25%) PRINCE
9 3 (6.25%) Project Governance
9 3 (6.25%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.25%) Software Delivery
9 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) C#
3 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) APMP
2 2 (4.17%) ISEB
2 2 (4.17%) PMP
3 1 (2.08%) CCNA
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) PMO
2 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) IBM
3 2 (4.17%) IFS
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Teradata
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco
4 1 (2.08%) Progress
4 1 (2.08%) Workday
Wirral, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £41000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday