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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 233 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 -  
Permanent jobs citing PLM 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.016% 0.035% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.018% 0.039% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26%  

PLM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5561 5072 5850
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.36% 87.98% 88.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4626 4217 4701
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

PLM
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing PLM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -23 1 £42,500 +6.25%
PLM
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (69.23%) SQL
1 9 (69.23%) Change Management
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle ASCP
2 8 (61.54%) Data Migration
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle iProcurement
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Receivables
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Cash Management
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Assets
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle iSupplier
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (61.54%) Workflow
2 8 (61.54%) Migration
2 8 (61.54%) Games
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (61.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
4 4 (30.77%) SAP
5 3 (23.08%) ERP
5 3 (23.08%) CAD

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (7.69%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) PTC Creo
1 1 (7.69%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle ASCP
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Assets
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Cash Management
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle General Ledger
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle iProcurement
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle iSupplier
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Payables
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (23.08%) Teamcenter
3 1 (7.69%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Games
3 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Manual Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Software Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Change Management
2 8 (61.54%) Data Migration
2 8 (61.54%) Migration
2 8 (61.54%) Workflow
3 3 (23.08%) CAD
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.69%) PDM
4 1 (7.69%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
3 3 (23.08%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Autodesk
4 1 (7.69%) PTC
4 1 (7.69%) TIBCO