Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Certification
England > North West
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 250 251 260
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9 -9
Permanent jobs citing PMI Certification 71 118 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.71% 1.01% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.59% 4.66% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 53 88 57
North West median annual salary £36,185 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.63% - +16.39%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £49,600 £63,750 £76,350
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% - -

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 1,978 2,534 2,867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.68% 21.66% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,405 1,963 2,185
North West median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,171 £24,750 £22,250
90th Percentile £66,946 £70,000 £64,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +13 21 £32,500 -13.33%
Manchester +7 20 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Cheshire -9 18 £37,500 -25.00%
Cumbria - 6 - - 1
Lancashire -3 5 £36,185 -27.63%
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 45 (63.38%) PMI
2 40 (56.34%) PRINCE2
3 36 (50.70%) Project Management
4 35 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (47.89%) Finance
6 27 (38.03%) PMP
7 24 (33.80%) Microsoft
8 21 (29.58%) Line Management
9 20 (28.17%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (28.17%) Management Information System
10 18 (25.35%) CISA
10 18 (25.35%) CISM
10 18 (25.35%) Degree
11 17 (23.94%) Progress
11 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Excel
12 16 (22.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 15 (21.13%) Supplier Management
13 15 (21.13%) QA
13 15 (21.13%) NVQ Level 3
13 15 (21.13%) ISAE 3402
14 14 (19.72%) Defect Management
14 14 (19.72%) SpecFlow
14 14 (19.72%) Jenkins
14 14 (19.72%) Acceptance Criteria
14 14 (19.72%) Shell Script
14 14 (19.72%) C#
14 14 (19.72%) HTML
14 14 (19.72%) Java
14 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
14 14 (19.72%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (22.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) AWS
1 6 (8.45%) Azure
2 2 (2.82%) Office 365
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Hudson
1 14 (19.72%) Jenkins
1 14 (19.72%) JIRA
1 14 (19.72%) SpecFlow
2 8 (11.27%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (8.45%) JUnit
3 6 (8.45%) Maven
3 6 (8.45%) Selenium
3 6 (8.45%) SoapUI
3 6 (8.45%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (47.89%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Legal
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Project Manager
2 15 (21.13%) Coordinator
3 14 (19.72%) QA Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Software QA Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Engagement Manager
5 4 (5.63%) Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) IT Manager
5 4 (5.63%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) Head of Information
6 2 (2.82%) Head of Information Security
6 2 (2.82%) Head of Security
6 2 (2.82%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (2.82%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (2.82%) Senior Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.41%) CISSP Manager
7 1 (1.41%) Operations Project Manager
7 1 (1.41%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) HTML
1 14 (19.72%) REST
1 14 (19.72%) SOAP
1 14 (19.72%) Web Services
1 14 (19.72%) XML
2 8 (11.27%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 45 (63.38%) PMI
2 20 (28.17%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (28.17%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.27%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.23%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.41%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.41%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) PRINCE2
2 36 (50.70%) Project Management
3 35 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (29.58%) Line Management
5 15 (21.13%) Supplier Management
6 14 (19.72%) Acceptance Criteria
6 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (19.72%) Defect Management
6 14 (19.72%) Scrum
6 14 (19.72%) Test Automation
7 13 (18.31%) SDLC
8 12 (16.90%) PRINCE
8 12 (16.90%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (16.90%) Project Delivery
9 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.68%) Project Governance
10 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
10 9 (12.68%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (12.68%) Waterfall
11 8 (11.27%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) C#
1 14 (19.72%) Java
1 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
1 14 (19.72%) Shell Script
1 14 (19.72%) SQL
2 6 (8.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (38.03%) PMP
2 18 (25.35%) CISA
2 18 (25.35%) CISM
2 18 (25.35%) Degree
3 15 (21.13%) NVQ Level 3
4 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.23%) CISSP
5 3 (4.23%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (4.23%) CRISC
6 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) CAPM
7 1 (1.41%) CSQA
7 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.41%) PgMP
7 1 (1.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) ISAE 3402
1 15 (21.13%) QA
2 6 (8.45%) COBIT
3 4 (5.63%) PMO
4 3 (4.23%) ISO 22301
4 3 (4.23%) ISO 9001
4 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (4.23%) NIST
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) SCCM
1 2 (2.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (33.80%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.94%) Progress
3 2 (2.82%) Apple
3 2 (2.82%) Citrix
3 2 (2.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards