Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 313 329 285
Rank change year-on-year +16 -44 +6
Permanent jobs citing PMP 55 41 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.45% 0.32% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.19% 1.41% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 46
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +16.88% -23.00%
10th Percentile £35,500 £33,750 £27,375
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,625 £55,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +4.35%

PMP 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 2,507 2,899 2,841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.36% 22.59% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,871 2,182 2,339
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for PMP in the North West

PMP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for PMP in the North West

PMP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in the North West over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for PMP in the North West

PMP
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 PMP within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. 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
Manchester +21 25 £45,000 - 7
Cheshire -7 25 £54,000 +8.00%
Merseyside +16 3 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Lancashire -8 1 £42,500 +21.43%
PMP
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 39 (70.91%) Project Management
2 34 (61.82%) PRINCE2
3 28 (50.91%) Risk Management
4 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (41.82%) PMI Certification
6 22 (40.00%) Finance
7 15 (27.27%) Waterfall
7 15 (27.27%) Software Delivery
8 14 (25.45%) SDLC
8 14 (25.45%) Banking
9 13 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Project
10 12 (21.82%) Investment Banking
10 12 (21.82%) Wealth Management
10 12 (21.82%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (20.00%) Scrum
11 11 (20.00%) Law
12 10 (18.18%) Resource Management
12 10 (18.18%) APMG
12 10 (18.18%) PMO
13 9 (16.36%) Customer Requirements
13 9 (16.36%) User Experience
13 9 (16.36%) Presales
13 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
14 8 (14.55%) Change Management
14 8 (14.55%) Matrix Management
15 7 (12.73%) Programme Management
15 7 (12.73%) ITIL
16 6 (10.91%) Advertising

PMP
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 (1.82%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) Selenium
1 1 (1.82%) SOAtest
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 14 (25.45%) Banking
3 12 (21.82%) Investment Banking
4 11 (20.00%) Law
5 6 (10.91%) Advertising
6 4 (7.27%) Retail
7 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.82%) Front Office
8 1 (1.82%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.82%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Project Manager
2 11 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 11 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
3 10 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 10 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Programme Manager
5 4 (7.27%) PMO Lead
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Agile Scrum Master
6 3 (5.45%) Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Engineering Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Programme Director
6 3 (5.45%) Scrum Master
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.45%) Transformation Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Compliance Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Digital Transformation
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) J2EE
1 1 (1.82%) JSON
1 1 (1.82%) Middleware
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
1 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.36%) User Experience
3 4 (7.27%) PMI
4 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.82%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Project Management
2 34 (61.82%) PRINCE2
3 28 (50.91%) Risk Management
4 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (27.27%) Software Delivery
5 15 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 14 (25.45%) SDLC
7 13 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (21.82%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (21.82%) Wealth Management
9 11 (20.00%) Scrum
10 10 (18.18%) Resource Management
11 9 (16.36%) Customer Requirements
11 9 (16.36%) Presales
12 8 (14.55%) Change Management
12 8 (14.55%) Matrix Management
13 7 (12.73%) ITIL
13 7 (12.73%) Programme Management
14 5 (9.09%) Line Management
14 5 (9.09%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) Java
1 3 (5.45%) Scala
2 1 (1.82%) REXX
Qualifications
1 23 (41.82%) PMI Certification
2 10 (18.18%) APMG
3 5 (9.09%) Degree
4 3 (5.45%) CAPM
5 1 (1.82%) APMP
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) PMO
2 4 (7.27%) GDPR
3 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.45%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.64%) P3O
5 1 (1.82%) EMIR
5 1 (1.82%) MiFID
5 1 (1.82%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.82%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.82%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.82%) Google
4 1 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) Informatica
4 1 (1.82%) Planview
4 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com