The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 61 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.71% 0.20% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.23% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -3.40%  

Project Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 510 426 439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 90.75% 87.12% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 410 350 342
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.49% -6.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Project Planning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Merseyside

Project Planning
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Project Planning in Merseyside

Project Planning
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 Planning within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 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 - 3 £35,000 -
Wirral - 1 £47,500 -
Project Planning
North West

Project Planning
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 5 (83.33%) CMS
1 5 (83.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (83.33%) Sitecore
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Content Management
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) GitHub
4 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
4 2 (33.33%) EPiServer
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) MS Project
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) HTML

Project Planning
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 5 (83.33%) CMS
1 5 (83.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (33.33%) EPiServer
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) EPiServer Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Content Management
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Sitecore
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft