Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Line Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Line Management over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
England > North West
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 193 157
Rank change year-on-year +2 -36 +32
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 185 174 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.42% 1.40% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.56% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 104 129 176
North West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £26,250 £28,375
90th Percentile £69,250 £68,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%

Line 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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11738 11180 11342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.06% 89.97% 89.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9354 9320 9374
North West median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Line Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Line Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Line Management in the North West

Line Management
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line Management in the North West.

Salary trend for Line Management in the North West

Line Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Line Management in the North West over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Line Management in the North West

Line Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
Manchester -1 86 £52,500 +16.67% 11
Cheshire -8 74 £55,000 +30.18% 6
Merseyside +13 17 £40,000 +20.30% 2
Lancashire +11 7 £36,500 -27.72% 1
Line Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Line Management 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 North West region with a requirement for Line Management.

1 83 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (25.41%) Finance
3 46 (24.86%) SQL
4 45 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (21.08%) Mentoring
6 37 (20.00%) .NET
7 32 (17.30%) C#
7 32 (17.30%) Retail
8 30 (16.22%) Project Management
9 29 (15.68%) JavaScript
10 28 (15.14%) Banking
11 27 (14.59%) Risk Management
11 27 (14.59%) Java
12 24 (12.97%) Microsoft
12 24 (12.97%) TDD
12 24 (12.97%) SDLC
13 23 (12.43%) Coaching
14 22 (11.89%) Wealth Management
14 22 (11.89%) Investment Banking
14 22 (11.89%) SQL Server
14 22 (11.89%) Unix
15 21 (11.35%) PRINCE2
15 21 (11.35%) Law
15 21 (11.35%) Scrum
15 21 (11.35%) User Experience
16 20 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
16 20 (10.81%) Information Security
17 19 (10.27%) Linux
17 19 (10.27%) Business Analysis

Line Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (3.78%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.24%) Apache
2 6 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.62%) CMS
5 2 (1.08%) Confluence
5 2 (1.08%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.54%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.54%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.54%) SAS
6 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (4.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.54%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.54%) InVision
5 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.54%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.08%) Magento
3 1 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.24%) SaaS
3 4 (2.16%) GitHub
3 4 (2.16%) Office 365
4 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.08%) IaaS
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.54%) G Suite
5 1 (0.54%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.24%) AMQP
1 6 (3.24%) Internet
2 5 (2.70%) Wireless
3 2 (1.08%) Skype
3 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.54%) DHCP
4 1 (0.54%) DNS
4 1 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.54%) Firewall
4 1 (0.54%) FTP
4 1 (0.54%) HTTP
4 1 (0.54%) Intranet
4 1 (0.54%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.54%) LAN
4 1 (0.54%) Network Security
4 1 (0.54%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.54%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.54%) VLAN
4 1 (0.54%) VPN
4 1 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.49%) MySQL
3 7 (3.78%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.24%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.16%) Big Data
6 4 (2.16%) Power BI
7 3 (1.62%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (7.03%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.32%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.78%) JIRA
4 5 (2.70%) Selenium
4 5 (2.70%) WebDriver
5 4 (2.16%) Subversion
5 4 (2.16%) TestNG
6 3 (1.62%) Bugzilla
6 3 (1.62%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.62%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.62%) TestRail
7 2 (1.08%) Grunt
7 2 (1.08%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.08%) Maven
7 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.54%) JUnit
8 1 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.54%) Spock
8 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.54%) webpack
General
1 47 (25.41%) Finance
2 32 (17.30%) Retail
3 28 (15.14%) Banking
4 22 (11.89%) Investment Banking
5 21 (11.35%) Law
6 9 (4.86%) Legal
7 7 (3.78%) Retail Banking
8 6 (3.24%) Telecoms
9 4 (2.16%) Games
9 4 (2.16%) Marketing
10 3 (1.62%) Advertising
11 2 (1.08%) Military
12 1 (0.54%) Automotive
12 1 (0.54%) Back Office
12 1 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.54%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (10.81%) Developer
2 16 (8.65%) Team Leader
3 15 (8.11%) Analyst
4 12 (6.49%) Development Manager
5 11 (5.95%) Applications Support
5 11 (5.95%) Senior Manager
6 10 (5.41%) Service Manager
6 10 (5.41%) Software Manager
7 9 (4.86%) Business Analyst
7 9 (4.86%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (4.86%) Project Manager
7 9 (4.86%) Senior Developer
7 9 (4.86%) Test Manager
8 8 (4.32%) Software Development Manager
9 7 (3.78%) .NET Developer
9 7 (3.78%) Agile Test Manager
9 7 (3.78%) Development Team Leader
9 7 (3.78%) Senior Test Manager
9 7 (3.78%) Software Team Leader
9 7 (3.78%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (20.00%) .NET
2 17 (9.19%) HTML
2 17 (9.19%) Web Services
3 14 (7.57%) ASP.NET
3 14 (7.57%) CSS
4 12 (6.49%) AngularJS
5 11 (5.95%) Middleware
6 10 (5.41%) RESTful
7 9 (4.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (4.32%) Node.js
8 8 (4.32%) XML
9 7 (3.78%) JSON
10 6 (3.24%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.24%) LAMP
10 6 (3.24%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (2.70%) Entity Framework
11 5 (2.70%) Kafka
11 5 (2.70%) React
11 5 (2.70%) REST
11 5 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.35%) User Experience
2 20 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.57%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.78%) PMI
5 6 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (2.70%) Fintech
7 4 (2.16%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.16%) e-Learning
7 4 (2.16%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (2.16%) Freedom of Information Act
7 4 (2.16%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.62%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.62%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.08%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.08%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.08%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.08%) W3C
10 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.54%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.89%) Unix
2 19 (10.27%) Linux
3 14 (7.57%) Windows
4 6 (3.24%) CentOS
5 5 (2.70%) SUSE
5 5 (2.70%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.62%) Android
6 3 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.08%) AIX
7 2 (1.08%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (21.08%) Mentoring
4 30 (16.22%) Project Management
5 27 (14.59%) Risk Management
6 24 (12.97%) SDLC
6 24 (12.97%) TDD
7 23 (12.43%) Coaching
8 22 (11.89%) Wealth Management
9 21 (11.35%) PRINCE2
9 21 (11.35%) Scrum
10 20 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (10.81%) Information Security
11 19 (10.27%) Business Analysis
11 19 (10.27%) Test Automation
12 18 (9.73%) ITIL
12 18 (9.73%) MVC
13 15 (8.11%) DevOps
13 15 (8.11%) IT Strategy
13 15 (8.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (24.86%) SQL
2 32 (17.30%) C#
3 29 (15.68%) JavaScript
4 27 (14.59%) Java
5 9 (4.86%) PHP
6 6 (3.24%) Bash Shell
6 6 (3.24%) Python
6 6 (3.24%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.62%) C
7 3 (1.62%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.62%) XPath
8 2 (1.08%) GraphQL
9 1 (0.54%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.54%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.54%) ES6
9 1 (0.54%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.54%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (9.73%) Degree
2 8 (4.32%) ISEB
3 7 (3.78%) PMI Certification
4 6 (3.24%) CISSP
5 4 (2.16%) CCNP
5 4 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.16%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.62%) CISM
6 3 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.62%) MCSA
6 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.62%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.08%) CISA
7 2 (1.08%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.08%) MBA
7 2 (1.08%) MCSE
7 2 (1.08%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.57%) QA
2 9 (4.86%) SLA
3 5 (2.70%) PMO
4 4 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.62%) PSD2
6 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.54%) GDPR
7 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.24%) Ansible
2 1 (0.54%) Nagios
2 1 (0.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (12.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.49%) Oracle
3 10 (5.41%) Splunk
4 9 (4.86%) AppDynamics
5 6 (3.24%) Cisco
6 4 (2.16%) 3Com
6 4 (2.16%) Google
6 4 (2.16%) HP
6 4 (2.16%) Meraki
6 4 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.16%) Sun
7 3 (1.62%) Twitter
8 2 (1.08%) Citrix
8 2 (1.08%) IBM
8 2 (1.08%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.08%) SAP
8 2 (1.08%) VMware
9 1 (0.54%) Adobe
9 1 (0.54%) Cognos
9 1 (0.54%) Teradata