Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > North of England
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 33 33
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 935 1,357 1,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 5.80% 7.03% 6.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.31% 7.65% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 761 945 1,233
North of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,750 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year - +3.77% +0.95%

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 14,820 17,740 22,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 91.88% 91.95% 92.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11,852 14,320 18,286
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £63,750
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 percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in the North of England over the 6 months to 24 January 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 24 January 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 -8 509 £47,500 - 141
Yorkshire -6 366 £47,500 +5.56% 78
North East +19 60 £45,206 +13.02% 22
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 414 (44.28%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (31.55%) Finance
3 189 (20.21%) PRINCE2
4 179 (19.14%) Microsoft
5 168 (17.97%) Problem-Solving
6 162 (17.33%) Project Delivery
6 162 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 152 (16.26%) SQL
8 120 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
9 114 (12.19%) ITIL
10 108 (11.55%) Scrum
10 108 (11.55%) Change Management
11 106 (11.34%) Degree
12 99 (10.59%) Waterfall
13 90 (9.63%) SDLC
14 86 (9.20%) Analytics
15 78 (8.34%) Continuous Improvement
15 78 (8.34%) Retail
16 77 (8.24%) Microsoft Excel
16 77 (8.24%) Coaching
17 74 (7.91%) Business Analysis
18 72 (7.70%) Windows
19 71 (7.59%) Mentoring
20 69 (7.38%) Microsoft Office
21 66 (7.06%) Decision-Making
22 64 (6.84%) SQL Server
23 58 (6.20%) Service Management
23 58 (6.20%) JIRA
23 58 (6.20%) Azure
23 58 (6.20%) Collaborative Working

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 38 (4.06%) Confluence
2 20 (2.14%) SharePoint
3 16 (1.71%) Apache Spark
4 11 (1.18%) CMS
4 11 (1.18%) Skype for Business
5 9 (0.96%) Alfresco
5 9 (0.96%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.75%) SAS
8 6 (0.64%) IIS
9 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.43%) WordPress
10 3 (0.32%) Apache
11 2 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.11%) Site Server
12 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 77 (8.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 69 (7.38%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (4.49%) Microsoft Project
4 23 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 19 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (0.96%) InVision
6 9 (0.96%) Sketch
7 5 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.11%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 12 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.43%) Magento
4 3 (0.32%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.32%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.11%) HFM
6 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 58 (6.20%) Azure
2 51 (5.45%) AWS
3 43 (4.60%) Office 365
4 29 (3.10%) SaaS
5 17 (1.82%) Power Platform
6 15 (1.60%) IaaS
7 14 (1.50%) PaaS
8 13 (1.39%) Amazon S3
9 12 (1.28%) FinancialForce
9 12 (1.28%) Force.com
10 10 (1.07%) Boomi
10 10 (1.07%) GCP
10 10 (1.07%) GitHub
11 8 (0.86%) Amazon EMR
11 8 (0.86%) Trello
12 7 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
14 3 (0.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 3 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.64%) WAN
2 31 (3.32%) Internet
2 31 (3.32%) TCP/IP
3 29 (3.10%) Wireless
4 28 (2.99%) LAN
5 22 (2.35%) Firewall
5 22 (2.35%) VoIP
6 21 (2.25%) DNS
7 19 (2.03%) DHCP
8 16 (1.71%) SAN
9 12 (1.28%) VLAN
10 11 (1.18%) Skype
11 10 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (0.96%) Broadband
13 8 (0.86%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (0.75%) MPLS
14 7 (0.75%) Structured Cabling
14 7 (0.75%) VPN
15 6 (0.64%) LTE
15 6 (0.64%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 29 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (2.57%) Big Data
5 21 (2.25%) RDBMS
6 17 (1.82%) Power BI
7 16 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (1.39%) Hadoop
9 9 (0.96%) Apache Hive
9 9 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (0.86%) Electronic Patient Records
10 8 (0.86%) Impala
10 8 (0.86%) NoSQL
10 8 (0.86%) QlikView
11 6 (0.64%) Data Lake
11 6 (0.64%) MySQL
11 6 (0.64%) SAP HANA
12 5 (0.53%) Qlik Sense
13 4 (0.43%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 58 (6.20%) JIRA
2 30 (3.21%) Eclipse
3 24 (2.57%) Git (software)
3 24 (2.57%) NetBeans
4 21 (2.25%) Visual Studio
5 14 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 14 (1.50%) Subversion
6 12 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (1.07%) Jenkins
8 7 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (0.64%) GCC
10 5 (0.53%) Bitbucket
10 5 (0.53%) Selenium
10 5 (0.53%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.43%) JUnit
11 4 (0.43%) Maven
12 2 (0.21%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.21%) MSI
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.21%) PHPUnit
General
1 295 (31.55%) Finance
2 78 (8.34%) Retail
3 52 (5.56%) Marketing
4 47 (5.03%) Public Sector
5 32 (3.42%) Manufacturing
6 31 (3.32%) Telecoms
7 21 (2.25%) Financial Institution
8 20 (2.14%) Back Office
9 16 (1.71%) Billing
10 13 (1.39%) Legal
11 11 (1.18%) Retail Finance
12 10 (1.07%) Banking
13 9 (0.96%) Aerospace
14 8 (0.86%) Digital Economy
15 7 (0.75%) Housing Association
15 7 (0.75%) Local Government
16 6 (0.64%) Military
16 6 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.53%) Law
18 3 (0.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 292 (31.23%) Project Manager
2 100 (10.70%) Analyst
3 75 (8.02%) Developer
4 64 (6.84%) Business Analyst
5 60 (6.42%) IT Manager
6 41 (4.39%) Infrastructure Manager
6 41 (4.39%) IT Project Manager
7 40 (4.28%) Senior Manager
8 37 (3.96%) Consultant
8 37 (3.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 34 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
10 32 (3.42%) Senior Project Manager
11 31 (3.32%) Architect
12 30 (3.21%) Agile Project Manager
12 30 (3.21%) Designer
13 24 (2.57%) Junior
14 23 (2.46%) Implementation Manager
14 23 (2.46%) Senior Analyst
15 21 (2.25%) Development Manager
15 21 (2.25%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (4.28%) HTML
2 39 (4.17%) .NET
3 32 (3.42%) CSS
4 20 (2.14%) Web Services
5 16 (1.71%) ASP.NET
6 14 (1.50%) jQuery
7 13 (1.39%) LINQ
8 10 (1.07%) XML
9 9 (0.96%) .NET Core
9 9 (0.96%) JSF
9 9 (0.96%) JSP
9 9 (0.96%) Servlets
10 6 (0.64%) CSS3
10 6 (0.64%) HTML5
11 5 (0.53%) GraphQL
11 5 (0.53%) React Native
11 5 (0.53%) RESTful
12 4 (0.43%) AngularJS
12 4 (0.43%) Kafka
12 4 (0.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 120 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (5.99%) Management Information System
3 42 (4.49%) User Experience
4 23 (2.46%) Data Centre
5 22 (2.35%) Virtual Team
6 18 (1.93%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (1.60%) Driving Licence
8 9 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
8 9 (0.96%) Internet of Things
8 9 (0.96%) PMI
9 7 (0.75%) Smart City
10 6 (0.64%) AS400
10 6 (0.64%) iSeries
10 6 (0.64%) Public Cloud
11 5 (0.53%) Clustering
11 5 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.53%) Life Science
11 5 (0.53%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 72 (7.70%) Windows
2 44 (4.71%) Linux
3 22 (2.35%) Windows Server
4 20 (2.14%) Apple iOS
5 18 (1.93%) Unix
6 17 (1.82%) Android
7 11 (1.18%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.53%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.32%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.11%) CentOS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (44.28%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (20.21%) PRINCE2
3 168 (17.97%) Problem-Solving
4 162 (17.33%) Project Delivery
4 162 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 114 (12.19%) ITIL
6 108 (11.55%) Change Management
6 108 (11.55%) Scrum
7 99 (10.59%) Waterfall
8 90 (9.63%) SDLC
9 86 (9.20%) Analytics
10 78 (8.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 77 (8.24%) Coaching
12 74 (7.91%) Business Analysis
13 71 (7.59%) Mentoring
14 66 (7.06%) Decision-Making
15 58 (6.20%) Collaborative Working
15 58 (6.20%) Service Management
16 54 (5.78%) ERP
17 52 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (16.26%) SQL
2 54 (5.78%) C#
3 53 (5.67%) Java
4 36 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 29 (3.10%) PowerShell
6 25 (2.67%) Python
7 24 (2.57%) T-SQL
8 16 (1.71%) C
9 13 (1.39%) Scala
10 9 (0.96%) PHP
11 8 (0.86%) Bash Shell
11 8 (0.86%) Go
11 8 (0.86%) R
12 7 (0.75%) C++
12 7 (0.75%) Ruby
13 6 (0.64%) Embedded C
14 5 (0.53%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.53%) VBA
15 3 (0.32%) ABAP
16 2 (0.21%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 106 (11.34%) Degree
2 43 (4.60%) PMI Certification
3 42 (4.49%) PMP
4 38 (4.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 28 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (2.67%) APMP
7 22 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
8 20 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 17 (1.82%) Security Cleared
10 10 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
11 9 (0.96%) SC Cleared
12 7 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.75%) CISSP
13 6 (0.64%) CCNA
13 6 (0.64%) DBS Check
13 6 (0.64%) MCSA
13 6 (0.64%) RHCE
14 5 (0.53%) CISA
14 5 (0.53%) Master's Degree
14 5 (0.53%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.67%) PMO
2 35 (3.74%) QA
3 28 (2.99%) SLA
4 16 (1.71%) GDPR
5 10 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.86%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.75%) COBIT
8 3 (0.32%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.32%) NIST
8 3 (0.32%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.21%) COSO
9 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.11%) P3O
System Software
1 32 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.03%) Docker
4 8 (0.86%) HDFS
5 6 (0.64%) Firmware
5 6 (0.64%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.53%) vSphere
7 4 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.32%) VMware NSX
8 3 (0.32%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.21%) IAG
9 2 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.21%) XenApp
10 1 (0.11%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (2.03%) Terraform
2 13 (1.39%) Puppet
3 11 (1.18%) Kubernetes
4 10 (1.07%) SCCM
5 9 (0.96%) Ansible
5 9 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.96%) WSUS
6 6 (0.64%) Mesos
7 5 (0.53%) SCOM
8 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.32%) Pacemaker
10 2 (0.21%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.11%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 179 (19.14%) Microsoft
2 47 (5.03%) Oracle
3 33 (3.53%) Cisco
4 29 (3.10%) VMware
5 25 (2.67%) IBM
6 24 (2.57%) SAP
7 16 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (1.39%) Dell
8 13 (1.39%) Xamarin
9 12 (1.28%) Advent
9 12 (1.28%) Cognos
10 11 (1.18%) Atlassian
11 10 (1.07%) Citrix
11 10 (1.07%) Cloudera
12 9 (0.96%) Tableau
13 8 (0.86%) BT
13 8 (0.86%) Informatica
13 8 (0.86%) Openreach
14 7 (0.75%) Genesys
14 7 (0.75%) Sage