Period
to 31 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > North East
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 42 42 32
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10 +20
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 61 33 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 5.20% 4.20% 6.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% 4.61% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 54
10th Percentile £37,000 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £39,500 £34,750 £36,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,750 £42,500 £47,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.94% -9.57% +13.25%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £58,250 £67,500 £64,357
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,090 716 1,157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.92% 91.21% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 826 587 866
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,375
25th Percentile £32,997 £32,500 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.23%
75th Percentile £56,750 £52,500 £51,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in the North East

Project Management
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Management in the North East.

Salary trend for Project Management in the North East

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Management in the North East over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Project Management in the North East

Project Management
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the North East region over the 6 months to 31 July 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear +12 55 £43,500 +4.19% 20
Durham -1 3 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) AWS
2 20 (32.79%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (32.79%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (29.51%) Degree
4 17 (27.87%) Social Skills
5 16 (26.23%) Azure
6 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
7 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
7 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
8 13 (21.31%) Windows
8 13 (21.31%) .NET
8 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
8 13 (21.31%) Document Management
9 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
9 12 (19.67%) Microsoft 365
10 11 (18.03%) Project Delivery
10 11 (18.03%) Unit Testing
11 10 (16.39%) PowerShell
11 10 (16.39%) SQL
11 10 (16.39%) C#
11 10 (16.39%) ITIL
11 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
11 10 (16.39%) Management Information System
11 10 (16.39%) DevOps
12 9 (14.75%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (14.75%) Hyper-V
12 9 (14.75%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (14.75%) IT Strategy
12 9 (14.75%) Firewall

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Sage 200
1 2 (3.28%) Sage 50
1 2 (3.28%) Sage BI
1 2 (3.28%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (32.79%) AWS
2 16 (26.23%) Azure
3 12 (19.67%) Microsoft 365
4 8 (13.11%) SaaS
5 6 (9.84%) OneDrive
6 4 (6.56%) AWS CodePipeline
7 3 (4.92%) IaaS
8 2 (3.28%) Google Workspace
8 2 (3.28%) Power Platform
8 2 (3.28%) Serverless
8 2 (3.28%) Slack
9 1 (1.64%) Asana
9 1 (1.64%) GCP
9 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) DNS
1 9 (14.75%) Firewall
2 6 (9.84%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (9.84%) SSL
3 5 (8.20%) Wireless
4 3 (4.92%) DHCP
4 3 (4.92%) LAN
4 3 (4.92%) VLAN
4 3 (4.92%) VPN
4 3 (4.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.28%) Power BI
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.64%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.84%) JIRA
2 6 (9.84%) Moq
2 6 (9.84%) MSTest
2 6 (9.84%) NUnit
2 6 (9.84%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.56%) GitLab
3 4 (6.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (32.79%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (27.87%) Social Skills
3 8 (13.11%) Organisational Skills
4 5 (8.20%) Finance
5 4 (6.56%) Influencing Skills
5 4 (6.56%) Presentation Skills
5 4 (6.56%) Public Sector
5 4 (6.56%) Retail
6 3 (4.92%) Legal
7 2 (3.28%) Banking
7 2 (3.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (16.39%) IT Manager
2 8 (13.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) Consultant
3 7 (11.48%) Developer
3 7 (11.48%) IT Support
3 7 (11.48%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Systems Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Cloud Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) IT Support Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Support Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Systems Support
5 5 (8.20%) Systems Support Manager
6 4 (6.56%) IT Services Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Service Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) .NET
2 7 (11.48%) REST
3 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.28%) Angular 2
4 2 (3.28%) CSS
4 2 (3.28%) HTML
4 2 (3.28%) NgRx
4 2 (3.28%) Node.js
4 2 (3.28%) RxJS
5 1 (1.64%) Express
5 1 (1.64%) GraphQL
5 1 (1.64%) JSON
5 1 (1.64%) React
5 1 (1.64%) RESTful
5 1 (1.64%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Management Information System
2 9 (14.75%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.56%) Digital Signage
3 4 (6.56%) Video\Live Streaming
4 3 (4.92%) HP Storage
4 3 (4.92%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.64%) NHS
6 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Windows
2 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.20%) Linux
3 5 (8.20%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
4 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
4 13 (21.31%) Document Management
5 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
6 11 (18.03%) Project Delivery
6 11 (18.03%) Unit Testing
7 10 (16.39%) DevOps
7 10 (16.39%) ITIL
8 9 (14.75%) IT Strategy
9 8 (13.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (13.11%) Service Delivery
10 7 (11.48%) Migration
10 7 (11.48%) Product Requirements
10 7 (11.48%) TDD
11 6 (9.84%) Application Packaging
11 6 (9.84%) Business Case
11 6 (9.84%) Resource Allocation
11 6 (9.84%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) C#
1 10 (16.39%) PowerShell
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.20%) Python
4 4 (6.56%) C
4 4 (6.56%) C++
4 4 (6.56%) Go
4 4 (6.56%) Java
4 4 (6.56%) TypeScript
5 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Degree
2 9 (14.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.92%) MCITP
4 3 (4.92%) MCSE
5 2 (3.28%) MCT
6 1 (1.64%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) GDPR
2 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.28%) NIST
2 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.28%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.75%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.84%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Terraform
2 4 (6.56%) Kubernetes
2 4 (6.56%) Packer
3 2 (3.28%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Citrix
2 6 (9.84%) Remedy
2 6 (9.84%) VMware
2 6 (9.84%) Xamarin
2 6 (9.84%) Zerto
3 4 (6.56%) New Relic
4 3 (4.92%) HP
4 3 (4.92%) Veeam
5 2 (3.28%) Google
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle
5 2 (3.28%) Sage
5 2 (3.28%) Sun