Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
England > North West
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 164 83 176
Rank change year-on-year -81 +93 +9
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 91 370 212
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.46% 3.65% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 3.91% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 69 147 155
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -14.29% +2.44%
10th Percentile £34,850 £35,750 £35,950
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £79,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 5,750 9,473 11,280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 92.10% 93.52% 92.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4,563 7,036 9,038
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Line Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Line Management as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Line Management in the North West over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

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 29 May 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
Manchester -36 58 £57,500 +27.78% 11
Merseyside +24 13 £36,000 -11.11% 3
Cheshire 0 12 £55,000 - 5
Lancashire -25 8 £50,000 +14.94% 1
Line Management
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, IT jobs citing Line 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 West region with a requirement for Line Management.

1 33 (36.26%) Test Automation
2 32 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (27.47%) Microsoft
4 21 (23.08%) .NET
5 20 (21.98%) Finance
6 19 (20.88%) JavaScript
7 18 (19.78%) Selenium
8 17 (18.68%) WebDriver
8 17 (18.68%) C#
9 16 (17.58%) Java
9 16 (17.58%) Creative Thinking
10 15 (16.48%) SQL Server
11 14 (15.38%) ITIL
11 14 (15.38%) Coaching
12 12 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (13.19%) SQL
12 12 (13.19%) Web Services
13 11 (12.09%) SOAP
13 11 (12.09%) Azure
13 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
14 10 (10.99%) Redmine
14 10 (10.99%) RESTful
14 10 (10.99%) Grails
14 10 (10.99%) JSON
14 10 (10.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (10.99%) Scrum
14 10 (10.99%) CSS
14 10 (10.99%) JSP
14 10 (10.99%) HTML

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 4 (4.40%) Mule
2 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.30%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.20%) IIS
3 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.10%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.10%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.09%) Azure
2 9 (9.89%) AWS
3 7 (7.69%) Power Platform
4 5 (5.49%) Office 365
5 4 (4.40%) PowerApps
6 2 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.20%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.20%) SaaS
7 1 (1.10%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (1.10%) GCP
7 1 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) Intranet
1 3 (3.30%) Skype
2 2 (2.20%) Internet
3 1 (1.10%) Firewall
3 1 (1.10%) LAN
3 1 (1.10%) MPLS
3 1 (1.10%) VPN
3 1 (1.10%) VSAN
3 1 (1.10%) WAN
3 1 (1.10%) Wireless
3 1 (1.10%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.69%) Power BI
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.30%) MySQL
6 2 (2.20%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.20%) QlikView
6 2 (2.20%) Semantic Layer
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.10%) Blockchain
7 1 (1.10%) Mixpanel
7 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.10%) OLAP
7 1 (1.10%) OLTP
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (19.78%) Selenium
2 17 (18.68%) WebDriver
3 10 (10.99%) Redmine
4 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.20%) NUnit
7 1 (1.10%) Appium
7 1 (1.10%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.10%) JIRA
7 1 (1.10%) JUnit
7 1 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.10%) TestNG
General
1 20 (21.98%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Retail
3 5 (5.49%) Banking
4 4 (4.40%) Local Government
4 4 (4.40%) Marketing
5 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.10%) Back Office
6 1 (1.10%) French Language
6 1 (1.10%) Games
6 1 (1.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (20.88%) Developer
2 11 (12.09%) Java Developer
3 9 (9.89%) Architect
3 9 (9.89%) Test Manager
4 8 (8.79%) Analyst
4 8 (8.79%) Head of Test
4 8 (8.79%) IT Manager
4 8 (8.79%) Test Automation Manager
5 6 (6.59%) Head of QA
5 6 (6.59%) Technical Leader
6 5 (5.49%) Banking Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) IT Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Senior Architect
7 4 (4.40%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.40%) Systems Manager
7 4 (4.40%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.30%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.08%) .NET
2 12 (13.19%) Web Services
3 11 (12.09%) SOAP
4 10 (10.99%) CSS
4 10 (10.99%) Grails
4 10 (10.99%) HTML
4 10 (10.99%) J2EE
4 10 (10.99%) JSON
4 10 (10.99%) JSP
4 10 (10.99%) RESTful
5 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (6.59%) .NET Framework
6 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
6 6 (6.59%) React
6 6 (6.59%) REST
7 5 (5.49%) HTML5
8 4 (4.40%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (4.40%) Kafka
8 4 (4.40%) Swagger
9 3 (3.30%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.79%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (5.49%) PlayStation
3 5 (5.49%) Smart Meter
4 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.20%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.20%) User Experience
6 1 (1.10%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.10%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.10%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.10%) PMI
6 1 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.10%) Social Media
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) Windows
2 4 (4.40%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.26%) Test Automation
2 32 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.58%) Creative Thinking
4 14 (15.38%) Coaching
4 14 (15.38%) ITIL
5 12 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
6 10 (10.99%) Scrum
7 9 (9.89%) ETL
7 9 (9.89%) ITSM
8 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.79%) MVC
8 8 (8.79%) Waterfall
9 7 (7.69%) Process Management
9 7 (7.69%) Project Management
9 7 (7.69%) Service Management
10 6 (6.59%) Analytical Thinking
10 6 (6.59%) Software Delivery
11 5 (5.49%) ITIL V3
11 5 (5.49%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.88%) JavaScript
2 17 (18.68%) C#
3 16 (17.58%) Java
4 12 (13.19%) SQL
5 3 (3.30%) PHP
5 3 (3.30%) Ruby
6 2 (2.20%) Go
6 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.20%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.20%) VBA
7 1 (1.10%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.10%) VB
7 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.30%) MCAD
4 2 (2.20%) ISEB
5 1 (1.10%) CEH
5 1 (1.10%) CISM
5 1 (1.10%) CISSP
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.10%) CRISC
5 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.10%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.10%) MBCS
5 1 (1.10%) MCSE
5 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.10%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.89%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.20%) PMO
3 1 (1.10%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (1.10%) GDPR
3 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.10%) NCSC
3 1 (1.10%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) XenApp
2 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.10%) Docker
3 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.10%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 25 (27.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.59%) webMethods
3 5 (5.49%) Capita
3 5 (5.49%) Citrix
3 5 (5.49%) ServiceNow
4 4 (4.40%) New Relic
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle
5 3 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.30%) VMware
6 2 (2.20%) Adobe
6 2 (2.20%) IBM
6 2 (2.20%) SAP
6 2 (2.20%) Software AG
6 2 (2.20%) Tableau
7 1 (1.10%) Cisco
7 1 (1.10%) Facebook
7 1 (1.10%) Instagram
7 1 (1.10%) Pinterest
7 1 (1.10%) SOTI
7 1 (1.10%) Zoho