Period
to 19 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Certification
England > North West
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 269 273 284
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 -41
Permanent jobs citing PMI Certification 62 93 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.59% 0.78% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 3.73% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 46 63 57
North West median annual salary £36,843 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £39,700 £37,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £75,000 £70,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

PMI Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,228 2,493 2,920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.20% 20.93% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,469 1,893 2,236
North West median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,262 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +0.73%

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in the North West

PMI Certification
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for PMI Certification in the North West

PMI Certification
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification in the North West over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for PMI Certification in the North West

PMI Certification
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 PMI Certification within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 September 2019. 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
Merseyside +9 23 £32,500 -34.01%
Cheshire 0 19 £37,500 -31.82%
Manchester +3 16 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Lancashire -20 3 £35,000 -30.00% 1
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, IT jobs citing PMI Certification 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 PMI Certification.

1 44 (70.97%) PMI
2 42 (67.74%) PRINCE2
3 29 (46.77%) Project Management
3 29 (46.77%) Finance
4 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
6 21 (33.87%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (32.26%) Degree
8 19 (30.65%) Management Information System
8 19 (30.65%) PMP
8 19 (30.65%) Line Management
9 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Excel
9 17 (27.42%) CISA
9 17 (27.42%) CISM
9 17 (27.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 16 (25.81%) Progress
11 15 (24.19%) Supplier Management
11 15 (24.19%) NVQ Level 3
11 15 (24.19%) ISAE 3402
12 13 (20.97%) Scrum
13 12 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (19.35%) SDLC
14 11 (17.74%) Acceptance Criteria
14 11 (17.74%) QA
14 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Project
15 10 (16.13%) C#
15 10 (16.13%) HTML
15 10 (16.13%) Java
15 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
15 10 (16.13%) SQL

PMI Certification
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 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Hudson
1 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
1 10 (16.13%) JIRA
1 10 (16.13%) SpecFlow
2 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (4.84%) JUnit
3 3 (4.84%) Maven
3 3 (4.84%) Selenium
3 3 (4.84%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.84%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (46.77%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Project Manager
2 15 (24.19%) Coordinator
3 10 (16.13%) QA Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Software QA Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) Senior Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) PMO Lead
6 2 (3.23%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.61%) CISSP Manager
7 1 (1.61%) Head of Information
7 1 (1.61%) Head of Information Security
7 1 (1.61%) Operations Project Manager
7 1 (1.61%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) HTML
1 10 (16.13%) REST
1 10 (16.13%) SOAP
1 10 (16.13%) Web Services
1 10 (16.13%) XML
2 7 (11.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 44 (70.97%) PMI
2 21 (33.87%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (30.65%) Management Information System
4 7 (11.29%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.84%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (3.23%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (3.23%) Contactless
7 2 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (3.23%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (3.23%) User Experience
8 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.61%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (67.74%) PRINCE2
2 29 (46.77%) Project Management
3 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (30.65%) Line Management
5 15 (24.19%) Supplier Management
6 13 (20.97%) Scrum
7 12 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (19.35%) SDLC
8 11 (17.74%) Acceptance Criteria
9 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (16.13%) Defect Management
9 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
10 8 (12.90%) PRINCE
10 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
10 8 (12.90%) Waterfall
11 7 (11.29%) BDD
11 7 (11.29%) Commercial Awareness
11 7 (11.29%) Defect Tracking
11 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (11.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) C#
1 10 (16.13%) Java
1 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
1 10 (16.13%) Shell Script
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Degree
2 19 (30.65%) PMP
3 17 (27.42%) CISA
3 17 (27.42%) CISM
4 15 (24.19%) NVQ Level 3
5 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.23%) CISSP
6 2 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (3.23%) CRISC
6 2 (3.23%) IIBA
6 2 (3.23%) ISEB
6 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.61%) CAPM
7 1 (1.61%) CSQA
7 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.61%) PgMP
7 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.19%) ISAE 3402
2 11 (17.74%) QA
3 6 (9.68%) COBIT
3 6 (9.68%) PMO
4 2 (3.23%) ISO 22301
4 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
4 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.23%) NIST
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
1 2 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.81%) Progress
3 2 (3.23%) Apple
3 2 (3.23%) Citrix
3 2 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow