Period
to 14 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > North of England
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 41 35
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 448 1,132 1,556
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 5.05% 5.86% 6.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 6.33% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 372 859 1,197
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £30,933
90th Percentile £68,625 £65,250 £70,250
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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,177 17,872 21,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 92.21% 92.59% 92.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6,802 13,625 17,313
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,146
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.30% +3.97%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in the North of England

Project Management
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Project Management in the North of England

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Management in the North of England over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Project Management in the North of England

Project Management
Job Locations in the North of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 14 August 2020. 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
North West -23 216 £50,000 +5.26% 25
Yorkshire +32 203 £49,500 +4.21% 34
North East -18 29 £42,500 -10.53% 9
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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 of England region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 159 (35.49%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (25.45%) Degree
3 100 (22.32%) PRINCE2
4 92 (20.54%) Finance
5 78 (17.41%) Problem-Solving
6 71 (15.85%) Management Information System
7 70 (15.63%) SQL
8 65 (14.51%) Project Delivery
9 63 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
10 57 (12.72%) ITIL
11 55 (12.28%) Microsoft
11 55 (12.28%) Scrum
12 49 (10.94%) Service Delivery
12 49 (10.94%) Windows
13 48 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 47 (10.49%) QA
15 44 (9.82%) Computer Science
15 44 (9.82%) SDLC
15 44 (9.82%) AngularJS
16 39 (8.71%) Azure
17 38 (8.48%) Software Engineering
17 38 (8.48%) Change Management
18 37 (8.26%) Self-Motivation
19 36 (8.04%) JavaScript
20 33 (7.37%) ITSM
20 33 (7.37%) VMware
21 32 (7.14%) .NET
21 32 (7.14%) REST
22 30 (6.70%) Continuous Improvement
22 30 (6.70%) SAP

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 9 (2.01%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.56%) Confluence
3 5 (1.12%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.89%) Apache Spark
4 4 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.89%) SAS
5 3 (0.67%) Apache
5 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.45%) Smallworld
7 1 (0.22%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.22%) IIS
7 1 (0.22%) MTS
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (5.58%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (4.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (4.02%) Microsoft Project
4 16 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (2.68%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.67%) InVision
6 3 (0.67%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.67%) Sketch
7 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.12%) Maximo
2 5 (1.12%) SAP APO
2 5 (1.12%) SAP ERP
2 5 (1.12%) TRIRIGA
2 5 (1.12%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.67%) Infor M3
3 3 (0.67%) Magento
3 3 (0.67%) Odoo
4 2 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 39 (8.71%) Azure
2 23 (5.13%) AWS
3 19 (4.24%) Office 365
4 10 (2.23%) GitHub
5 8 (1.79%) IaaS
6 7 (1.56%) GCP
7 6 (1.34%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.89%) PaaS
9 4 (0.89%) Power Platform
9 4 (0.89%) SaaS
9 4 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.67%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.67%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.79%) WAN
2 16 (3.57%) LAN
3 15 (3.35%) Internet
3 15 (3.35%) TCP/IP
4 14 (3.13%) VoIP
5 13 (2.90%) Firewall
6 12 (2.68%) Wireless
7 11 (2.46%) DHCP
7 11 (2.46%) DNS
7 11 (2.46%) SAN
8 10 (2.23%) Network Security
8 10 (2.23%) VPN
9 8 (1.79%) Unified Communications
10 7 (1.56%) MPLS
10 7 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (1.34%) Bluetooth
11 6 (1.34%) LTE
11 6 (1.34%) MQTT
11 6 (1.34%) VLAN
12 4 (0.89%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.68%) Big Data
4 7 (1.56%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (0.89%) Data Mining
6 4 (0.89%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.89%) MySQL
6 4 (0.89%) Power BI
7 2 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.45%) BigQuery
7 2 (0.45%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.45%) Mixpanel
7 2 (0.45%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (0.45%) QlikView
7 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon Athena
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (4.91%) JIRA
2 16 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.35%) Eclipse
4 10 (2.23%) Subversion
5 9 (2.01%) JUnit
6 8 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.56%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.56%) NUnit
7 7 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (1.56%) Selenium
7 7 (1.56%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.34%) Cypress.io
8 6 (1.34%) GCC
9 4 (0.89%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.45%) Spinnaker
11 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.22%) gulp
11 1 (0.22%) Ranorex
General
1 92 (20.54%) Finance
2 23 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 20 (4.46%) Marketing
3 20 (4.46%) Telecoms
4 18 (4.02%) Law
5 14 (3.13%) Legal
5 14 (3.13%) Public Sector
6 9 (2.01%) Retail
7 7 (1.56%) Billing
8 5 (1.12%) Local Government
9 4 (0.89%) Banking
10 3 (0.67%) Back Office
10 3 (0.67%) Police
11 2 (0.45%) Automotive
11 2 (0.45%) German Language
11 2 (0.45%) Housing Association
11 2 (0.45%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Games
12 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 88 (19.64%) Project Manager
2 64 (14.29%) Analyst
3 41 (9.15%) IT Manager
4 38 (8.48%) Developer
5 29 (6.47%) Business Analyst
6 24 (5.36%) Delivery Manager
7 18 (4.02%) Software Engineer
7 18 (4.02%) Systems Analyst
8 17 (3.79%) Infrastructure Manager
9 15 (3.35%) IT Project Manager
9 15 (3.35%) Senior Manager
9 15 (3.35%) Senior Project Manager
9 15 (3.35%) Senior Software Engineer
10 14 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
11 11 (2.46%) ServiceNow Developer
12 10 (2.23%) Applications Manager
12 10 (2.23%) Consultant
12 10 (2.23%) Operations Manager
12 10 (2.23%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (2.23%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (9.82%) AngularJS
2 32 (7.14%) .NET
2 32 (7.14%) REST
3 29 (6.47%) CSS
4 27 (6.03%) HTML
5 14 (3.13%) XML
6 13 (2.90%) jQuery
7 12 (2.68%) Ajax
7 12 (2.68%) Web Services
8 11 (2.46%) .NET Core
9 10 (2.23%) Spring
10 9 (2.01%) .NET Framework
10 9 (2.01%) Entity Framework
11 8 (1.79%) ASP.NET
12 7 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (1.56%) NHibernate
12 7 (1.56%) SOAP
13 6 (1.34%) Vue.js
14 5 (1.12%) Middleware
15 3 (0.67%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 71 (15.85%) Management Information System
2 63 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (8.26%) Self-Motivation
4 23 (5.13%) Data Structures
5 18 (4.02%) Algorithms
6 14 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 14 (3.13%) User Experience
7 11 (2.46%) Life Science
8 8 (1.79%) Internet of Things
9 7 (1.56%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.56%) NHS
10 5 (1.12%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.12%) PMI
10 5 (1.12%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.89%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.45%) AS400
12 2 (0.45%) ASIC
12 2 (0.45%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.45%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 49 (10.94%) Windows
2 21 (4.69%) Windows Server
3 15 (3.35%) Linux
4 9 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.56%) Windows Server 2016
5 7 (1.56%) Windows Server 2019
6 5 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.89%) Unix
7 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.45%) CentOS
8 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.22%) Debian
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (35.49%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (22.32%) PRINCE2
3 78 (17.41%) Problem-Solving
4 65 (14.51%) Project Delivery
5 57 (12.72%) ITIL
6 55 (12.28%) Scrum
7 49 (10.94%) Service Delivery
8 48 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 44 (9.82%) Computer Science
9 44 (9.82%) SDLC
10 38 (8.48%) Change Management
10 38 (8.48%) Software Engineering
11 33 (7.37%) ITSM
12 30 (6.70%) Business Analysis
12 30 (6.70%) Continuous Improvement
13 29 (6.47%) Process Improvement
13 29 (6.47%) Programme Management
13 29 (6.47%) Service Management
14 28 (6.25%) DevOps
14 28 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 70 (15.63%) SQL
2 36 (8.04%) JavaScript
3 25 (5.58%) Java
4 23 (5.13%) C#
5 17 (3.79%) C
6 14 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 10 (2.23%) Python
8 7 (1.56%) ActionScript
8 7 (1.56%) ActionScript 2.0
8 7 (1.56%) C++
9 6 (1.34%) Embedded C
10 5 (1.12%) PHP
10 5 (1.12%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.89%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.67%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.67%) VBScript
13 2 (0.45%) Perl
13 2 (0.45%) Ruby
13 2 (0.45%) Scala
13 2 (0.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 114 (25.45%) Degree
2 17 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 16 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (2.46%) Security Cleared
8 10 (2.23%) MCSE
8 10 (2.23%) PMI Certification
8 10 (2.23%) SC Cleared
9 9 (2.01%) CCNA
9 9 (2.01%) MCSA
10 8 (1.79%) APMP
11 7 (1.56%) PMP
12 6 (1.34%) CISSP
13 5 (1.12%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 5 (1.12%) CCNP
13 5 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.89%) CISM
14 4 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.49%) QA
2 27 (6.03%) SLA
3 25 (5.58%) PMO
4 13 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (2.01%) GDPR
6 5 (1.12%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.89%) COBIT
7 4 (0.89%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.89%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.45%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 17025
9 1 (0.22%) IEC 62304
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 13485
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.22%) PMBOK
System Software
1 25 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (3.79%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.23%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.56%) Firmware
5 6 (1.34%) Docker
6 3 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.45%) XenApp
8 1 (0.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.22%) KVM
8 1 (0.22%) NFS
8 1 (0.22%) pfSense
8 1 (0.22%) Samba
8 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.22%) vSphere
8 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.34%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.89%) Puppet
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.45%) SCCM
4 2 (0.45%) SCOM
5 1 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.22%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.22%) Nagios
5 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.22%) OpenView
5 1 (0.22%) Proxmox
5 1 (0.22%) Rancher
5 1 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 55 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.37%) VMware
3 30 (6.70%) SAP
4 14 (3.13%) SolarWinds
5 13 (2.90%) Cisco
5 13 (2.90%) ServiceNow
6 12 (2.68%) IBM
6 12 (2.68%) Remedy
7 7 (1.56%) HP
7 7 (1.56%) Oracle
8 5 (1.12%) Adobe
8 5 (1.12%) Citrix
8 5 (1.12%) Google
8 5 (1.12%) Jitterbit
8 5 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.12%) TOWER Software
9 4 (0.89%) Capita
9 4 (0.89%) Meraki
9 4 (0.89%) Nintex
9 4 (0.89%) Veeam