Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 323 260
Rank change year-on-year -3 -63 +56
Permanent jobs citing PMP 46 36 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.36% 0.29% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% 1.28% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 71
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -30.43%
10th Percentile £35,500 £34,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,375 £59,750 £61,228
England median annual salary £57,875 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -7.40% +8.70% -4.17%

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 2,527 2,811 3,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.90% 22.84% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,913 2,120 2,434
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 18 February 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 18 February 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
Cheshire -21 27 £50,000 - 2
Manchester +1 17 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Merseyside +6 2 £50,500 +1.00%
PMP
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 37 (80.43%) Project Management
2 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (67.39%) PRINCE2
4 30 (65.22%) Finance
5 29 (63.04%) Risk Management
5 29 (63.04%) PMI Certification
6 26 (56.52%) Banking
7 23 (50.00%) Wealth Management
8 22 (47.83%) Investment Banking
9 21 (45.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (41.30%) Waterfall
11 18 (39.13%) Law
12 14 (30.43%) ITIL
13 12 (26.09%) PMI
13 12 (26.09%) Change Control
14 11 (23.91%) APMG
14 11 (23.91%) Scrum
14 11 (23.91%) Information Security
14 11 (23.91%) Programme Management
15 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Project
16 8 (17.39%) DSDM
16 8 (17.39%) PMBOK
16 8 (17.39%) Resource Management
16 8 (17.39%) Test Management
16 8 (17.39%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 7 (15.22%) Degree
17 7 (15.22%) SDLC
17 7 (15.22%) DevOps
17 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (15.22%) Service Management

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 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) CICS
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
1 3 (6.52%) Selenium
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (65.22%) Finance
2 26 (56.52%) Banking
3 22 (47.83%) Investment Banking
4 18 (39.13%) Law
5 2 (4.35%) Advertising
5 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.35%) General Ledger
5 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.04%) IT Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Senior Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Senior Project Manager
3 5 (10.87%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Programme Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Software Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Programme Director
5 3 (6.52%) Software Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Banking Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Digital Programme Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Delivery Director
7 1 (2.17%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Delivery Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Head of Engineering
7 1 (2.17%) IT Change Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) J2EE
1 3 (6.52%) JSON
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
1 3 (6.52%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) PMI
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.52%) User Experience
4 3 (6.52%) VSAM
5 2 (4.35%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (2.17%) AS400
6 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) Project Management
2 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (67.39%) PRINCE2
4 29 (63.04%) Risk Management
5 23 (50.00%) Wealth Management
6 21 (45.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (41.30%) Waterfall
8 14 (30.43%) ITIL
9 12 (26.09%) Change Control
10 11 (23.91%) Information Security
10 11 (23.91%) Programme Management
10 11 (23.91%) Scrum
11 8 (17.39%) DSDM
11 8 (17.39%) Resource Management
11 8 (17.39%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 8 (17.39%) Test Management
12 7 (15.22%) DevOps
12 7 (15.22%) SDLC
12 7 (15.22%) Service Management
13 5 (10.87%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) Java
2 3 (6.52%) REXX
3 1 (2.17%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 29 (63.04%) PMI Certification
2 11 (23.91%) APMG
3 7 (15.22%) Degree
4 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
5 3 (6.52%) CAPM
6 2 (4.35%) PgMP
7 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) PMBOK
2 3 (6.52%) PMO
3 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.17%) P3O
3 1 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Ab Initio
2 3 (6.52%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (6.52%) HP
2 3 (6.52%) Informatica
3 1 (2.17%) SAP