Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for PLM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PLM over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 359 349 344
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5 +30
Permanent jobs citing PLM 19 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.080% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.089% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 11
North West median annual salary £46,250 £57,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.57% +12.75% -2.39%
10th Percentile £39,750 £54,000 £40,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £64,000 £61,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £56,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.61% +12.00% -16.67%

PLM 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 11955 11235 11504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.92% 89.78% 89.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9506 9368 9511
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

PLM
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for PLM in the North West

PLM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for PLM in the North West

PLM
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PLM in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PLM in the North West

PLM
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 PLM within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 November 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 -11 8 £70,000 +24.44%
Cumbria +5 4 £45,000 -
Cheshire -26 4 £46,250 -28.85% 1
Lancashire - 3 - -
PLM
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing PLM 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 PLM.

1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 8 (42.11%) SAP
3 6 (31.58%) Ariba
3 6 (31.58%) Retail
3 6 (31.58%) SAP Retail
3 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (31.58%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
5 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
6 3 (15.79%) Validation
6 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Smart Meter
6 3 (15.79%) Market Research
6 3 (15.79%) Product Management
6 3 (15.79%) Budget Control
6 3 (15.79%) SaaS
6 3 (15.79%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) Use Case
6 3 (15.79%) Product Marketing
6 3 (15.79%) Marketing
6 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (15.79%) Pricing Strategy
6 3 (15.79%) Service Design
6 3 (15.79%) Line Management
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement

PLM
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) CATIA
1 1 (5.26%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) SAP Retail
1 6 (31.58%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (10.53%) SAP CRM
2 2 (10.53%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Product Manager
1 6 (31.58%) SAP Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Commercial Architect
3 2 (10.53%) CRM Architect
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Architect
3 2 (10.53%) SAP CRM Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Manager
4 1 (5.26%) CAD Manager
4 1 (5.26%) CAD Support
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Product Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.79%) Smart Meter
3 3 (15.79%) Virtual Team
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (21.05%) Scrum
2 3 (15.79%) Budget Control
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (15.79%) Line Management
2 3 (15.79%) Market Research
2 3 (15.79%) Pricing Strategy
2 3 (15.79%) Product Management
2 3 (15.79%) Product Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
2 3 (15.79%) Service Design
2 3 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (15.79%) Use Case
2 3 (15.79%) Validation
3 2 (10.53%) CRM
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Certification
4 1 (5.26%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) SAP
2 6 (31.58%) Ariba