Period
to 21 September 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 6 months to 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Project Management Institute (PMI)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 317 303 313
Rank change year-on-year -14 +10 +4
Permanent jobs citing PMI 55 53 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.42% 0.44% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 1.12% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 33 52 51
North West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,777
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +3.16% -11.87%
10th Percentile £42,500 £22,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £53,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -8.33%

PMI is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5267 4729 4785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.02% 39.68% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4137 4008 3837
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI in the North West

PMI
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for PMI in the North West

PMI
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMI in the North West over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for PMI in the North West

PMI
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 within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Cheshire -2 36 £50,633 +43.23%
Manchester -37 19 £50,000 +16.39% 2
PMI
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, IT jobs citing PMI 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 PMI.

1 55 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 40 (72.73%) PRINCE2
3 38 (69.09%) Project Management
3 38 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (56.36%) Finance
5 26 (47.27%) PRINCE
6 25 (45.45%) Waterfall
7 23 (41.82%) Risk Management
7 23 (41.82%) Banking
8 18 (32.73%) Service Management
8 18 (32.73%) SDLC
9 17 (30.91%) Java
10 16 (29.09%) RUP
10 16 (29.09%) CMMI
10 16 (29.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (27.27%) TDD
12 14 (25.45%) XML
12 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
13 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (21.82%) Test Automation
14 12 (21.82%) BDD
14 12 (21.82%) Change Control
14 12 (21.82%) Agile Project Management
14 12 (21.82%) Oracle
14 12 (21.82%) WebSphere
14 12 (21.82%) Scrum
15 10 (18.18%) Hibernate
15 10 (18.18%) Subversion
15 10 (18.18%) WebLogic
15 10 (18.18%) JavaScript

PMI
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 12 (21.82%) WebSphere
2 10 (18.18%) JBoss
2 10 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 7 (12.73%) CICS
4 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.64%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.82%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.09%) SaaS
3 3 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.64%) Office 365
5 1 (1.82%) IaaS
5 1 (1.82%) PaaS
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) LAN
1 6 (10.91%) VLAN
1 6 (10.91%) VoIP
1 6 (10.91%) WAN
1 6 (10.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) DB2
2 3 (5.45%) Power BI
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) QlikView
4 1 (1.82%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) ClearCase
1 10 (18.18%) Subversion
2 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.64%) FxCop
4 2 (3.64%) JUnit
4 2 (3.64%) Selenium
4 2 (3.64%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.64%) StyleCop
General
1 31 (56.36%) Finance
2 23 (41.82%) Banking
3 9 (16.36%) Investment Banking
4 7 (12.73%) Law
4 7 (12.73%) Retail
5 6 (10.91%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 9 (16.36%) Integration Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Network Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Network Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Release Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Integration Developer
6 3 (5.45%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.45%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Release and Configuration Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Systems Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Finance Manager
7 2 (3.64%) PMO Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) XML
2 10 (18.18%) EJB
2 10 (18.18%) Hibernate
2 10 (18.18%) J2EE
2 10 (18.18%) JMS
2 10 (18.18%) JSP
2 10 (18.18%) Servlets
2 10 (18.18%) Struts
2 10 (18.18%) Web Services
2 10 (18.18%) WSDL
2 10 (18.18%) XSD
3 8 (14.55%) .NET
4 5 (9.09%) JSON
5 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.64%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (3.64%) Entity Framework
6 2 (3.64%) HTML5
6 2 (3.64%) jQuery
6 2 (3.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Mainframe
2 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.45%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.64%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (3.64%) User Experience
6 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.82%) IVR
6 1 (1.82%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (72.73%) PRINCE2
2 38 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (69.09%) Project Management
3 26 (47.27%) PRINCE
4 25 (45.45%) Waterfall
5 23 (41.82%) Risk Management
6 18 (32.73%) SDLC
6 18 (32.73%) Service Management
7 16 (29.09%) CMMI
7 16 (29.09%) RUP
7 16 (29.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (27.27%) TDD
9 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (21.82%) Agile Project Management
10 12 (21.82%) BDD
10 12 (21.82%) Change Control
10 12 (21.82%) Scrum
10 12 (21.82%) Test Automation
11 9 (16.36%) Wealth Management
12 8 (14.55%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) Java
2 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.36%) COBOL
4 7 (12.73%) Assembly Language
4 7 (12.73%) SQL
5 6 (10.91%) C#
6 3 (5.45%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.82%) C
7 1 (1.82%) Ruby
7 1 (1.82%) SOQL
7 1 (1.82%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 55 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 8 (14.55%) APMG
2 8 (14.55%) PMP
3 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (10.91%) PgMP
5 3 (5.45%) Degree
6 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.64%) Sun Certification
7 1 (1.82%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) PMBOK
2 2 (3.64%) P3O
2 2 (3.64%) PMO
3 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.82%) Oracle
3 10 (18.18%) Chordiant
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) Sun
5 1 (1.82%) Informatica
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.82%) Tableau
5 1 (1.82%) Verint