Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Project Management Institute (PMI)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 266 277 305
Rank change year-on-year +11 +28 -10
Permanent jobs citing PMI 74 93 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.71% 0.74% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.74% 1.94% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 64 34 47
North West median annual salary £36,250 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.95% +10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,950 £35,250
90th Percentile £58,250 £79,125 £70,187
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +7.14% +1.82%

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 4,242 4,801 4,974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.52% 37.95% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3,394 3,693 4,115
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,467 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 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
Cheshire +27 40 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Merseyside - 21 £35,000 -
Manchester -23 11 £40,762 -25.89% 2
Lancashire - 2 £50,000 - 1
PMI
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing PMI 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.

1 73 (98.65%) PMI Certification
2 56 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (55.41%) .NET
4 37 (50.00%) C#
5 36 (48.65%) SOAP
5 36 (48.65%) Web Services
5 36 (48.65%) Microsoft
5 36 (48.65%) Acceptance Criteria
6 26 (35.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (35.14%) TDD
7 25 (33.78%) .NET Framework
7 25 (33.78%) WCF
7 25 (33.78%) SQL
7 25 (33.78%) Windows
8 24 (32.43%) T-SQL
8 24 (32.43%) SQL Server
8 24 (32.43%) Visual Studio
8 24 (32.43%) BDD
8 24 (32.43%) RESTful
9 21 (28.38%) Line Management
10 17 (22.97%) Project Management
11 16 (21.62%) Scrum
12 14 (18.92%) Risk Management
12 14 (18.92%) PRINCE2
13 13 (17.57%) Finance
14 12 (16.22%) Kanban
14 12 (16.22%) Coaching
14 12 (16.22%) Customer Requirements
15 9 (12.16%) Presales
16 8 (10.81%) SDLC

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 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.35%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Unified Communications
2 3 (4.05%) LAN
2 3 (4.05%) WAN
3 2 (2.70%) BGP
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.70%) EIGRP
3 2 (2.70%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) IPsec
3 2 (2.70%) NX-OS
3 2 (2.70%) OSPF
3 2 (2.70%) VoIP
3 2 (2.70%) VPN
3 2 (2.70%) Wireless
3 2 (2.70%) WLAN
4 1 (1.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) Big Data
3 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.35%) QlikView
3 1 (1.35%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (35.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (32.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 13 (17.57%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (5.41%) Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.05%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Law
5 1 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (52.70%) Developer
2 25 (33.78%) .NET Developer
3 24 (32.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 24 (32.43%) C# Developer
4 13 (17.57%) Project Manager
5 12 (16.22%) Lead Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Analytics Manager
6 6 (8.11%) Data Analytics Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Coordinator
7 5 (6.76%) Software Project Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Project Coordinator
9 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Process Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Programme Manager
10 2 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (55.41%) .NET
2 36 (48.65%) SOAP
2 36 (48.65%) Web Services
3 25 (33.78%) .NET Framework
3 25 (33.78%) WCF
4 24 (32.43%) RESTful
5 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.35%) CSS
5 1 (1.35%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.35%) HTML
5 1 (1.35%) JSON
5 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.41%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.05%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.78%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (48.65%) Acceptance Criteria
3 26 (35.14%) TDD
4 24 (32.43%) BDD
5 21 (28.38%) Line Management
6 17 (22.97%) Project Management
7 16 (21.62%) Scrum
8 14 (18.92%) PRINCE2
8 14 (18.92%) Risk Management
9 12 (16.22%) Coaching
9 12 (16.22%) Customer Requirements
9 12 (16.22%) Kanban
10 9 (12.16%) Presales
11 8 (10.81%) Change Control
11 8 (10.81%) SDLC
12 6 (8.11%) Analytics
12 6 (8.11%) Business Analysis
12 6 (8.11%) Data Analytics
13 5 (6.76%) Data Analysis
13 5 (6.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.00%) C#
2 25 (33.78%) SQL
3 24 (32.43%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.76%) PHP
5 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 73 (98.65%) PMI Certification
2 5 (6.76%) PhD
3 3 (4.05%) PMP
4 2 (2.70%) CCNP
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (1.35%) APMG
5 1 (1.35%) APMP
5 1 (1.35%) CIMA
5 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.35%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.35%) PMBOK
1 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Nagios
1 2 (2.70%) OpenView
Vendors
1 36 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.41%) BT
2 4 (5.41%) Cisco
2 4 (5.41%) Openreach
2 4 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.41%) VMware
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle
4 2 (2.70%) Meraki
4 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.35%) Citrix
5 1 (1.35%) Intel
5 1 (1.35%) NetApp
5 1 (1.35%) Remedy
5 1 (1.35%) Tableau
5 1 (1.35%) TIBCO