Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Project Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Delivery over the 6 months to 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Delivery
England > North West
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 73 69
Rank change year-on-year -38 -4 +28
Permanent jobs citing Project Delivery 137 440 546
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 2.44% 4.15% 4.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 4.44% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 106 317 352
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04% +1.05%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,900 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,947 £73,000 £79,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -

Project Delivery is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,163 9,917 11,714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 92.00% 93.59% 92.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4,127 7,312 9,414
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Project Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Project Delivery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Project Delivery in the North West

Project Delivery
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Delivery in the North West.

Salary trend for Project Delivery in the North West

Project Delivery
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Delivery in the North West over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Project Delivery in the North West

Project Delivery
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 Project Delivery within the North West region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. 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 -12 93 £50,000 - 9
Cheshire -17 33 £48,750 +18.90% 6
Merseyside -22 5 £57,000 +34.12%
Lancashire +26 3 £50,000 +14.94%
Cumbria - 3 - - 1
Project Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT jobs citing Project Delivery 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 Project Delivery.

1 45 (32.85%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.47%) Project Management
3 29 (21.17%) Finance
3 29 (21.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (19.71%) Microsoft
5 24 (17.52%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (16.79%) JavaScript
7 22 (16.06%) SDLC
8 21 (15.33%) PRINCE2
9 20 (14.60%) CSS
9 20 (14.60%) HTML
9 20 (14.60%) .NET
10 18 (13.14%) Mentoring
10 18 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (12.41%) Git (software)
12 16 (11.68%) VMware
12 16 (11.68%) Degree
13 15 (10.95%) Web Services
13 15 (10.95%) ITIL
13 15 (10.95%) Change Management
13 15 (10.95%) Kubernetes
14 14 (10.22%) User Experience
14 14 (10.22%) Java
15 13 (9.49%) PHP
15 13 (9.49%) Service Delivery
15 13 (9.49%) Workflow
15 13 (9.49%) React
15 13 (9.49%) Front End Development
16 12 (8.76%) Test Automation
16 12 (8.76%) Azure

Project Delivery
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 11 (8.03%) Apache
2 10 (7.30%) IIS
3 8 (5.84%) OpenStack
4 6 (4.38%) JBoss
4 6 (4.38%) Liferay
4 6 (4.38%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.65%) CMS
5 5 (3.65%) nginx
5 5 (3.65%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.65%) WordPress
6 4 (2.92%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.19%) Confluence
8 2 (1.46%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (3.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (3.65%) Photoshop
3 5 (3.65%) Sketch
4 3 (2.19%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.46%) Magento
2 2 (1.46%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.73%) Maximo
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.73%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.73%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.76%) Azure
2 9 (6.57%) AWS
3 7 (5.11%) IaaS
3 7 (5.11%) PaaS
4 6 (4.38%) SaaS
5 5 (3.65%) Logic Apps
6 2 (1.46%) GCP
6 2 (1.46%) Power Platform
6 2 (1.46%) Trello
7 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.73%) GitHub
7 1 (0.73%) Office 365
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.73%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.30%) SSL
2 8 (5.84%) Software-Defined Networking
3 6 (4.38%) Internet
4 5 (3.65%) MPLS
5 4 (2.92%) ADSL
5 4 (2.92%) Firewall
6 2 (1.46%) LAN
6 2 (1.46%) WAN
7 1 (0.73%) 4G
7 1 (0.73%) 5G
7 1 (0.73%) BGP
7 1 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.73%) OSPF
7 1 (0.73%) VLAN
7 1 (0.73%) VPN
7 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.30%) MySQL
2 8 (5.84%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.92%) Big Data
3 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.19%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.46%) Power BI
6 1 (0.73%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.73%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.73%) OLAP
6 1 (0.73%) OLTP
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (12.41%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.57%) webpack
3 8 (5.84%) git-flow
4 7 (5.11%) JIRA
5 6 (4.38%) PHPUnit
5 6 (4.38%) Selenium
5 6 (4.38%) Subversion
5 6 (4.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (3.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 5 (3.65%) Grunt
6 5 (3.65%) gulp
7 2 (1.46%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.46%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.73%) Maven
8 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (21.17%) Finance
2 9 (6.57%) Legal
3 8 (5.84%) Law
3 8 (5.84%) Marketing
4 6 (4.38%) Retail
5 5 (3.65%) Banking
6 4 (2.92%) Public Sector
6 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.46%) Billing
7 2 (1.46%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.73%) French Language
8 1 (0.73%) German Language
8 1 (0.73%) Local Government
8 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.73%) Police
Job Titles
1 36 (26.28%) Project Manager
2 21 (15.33%) Developer
3 13 (9.49%) IT Manager
4 10 (7.30%) IT Project Manager
5 9 (6.57%) Network Engineer
5 9 (6.57%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (5.84%) Business Manager
6 8 (5.84%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (5.11%) PHP Developer
7 7 (5.11%) Platform Engineer
8 6 (4.38%) Analyst
9 5 (3.65%) Middleware Engineer
9 5 (3.65%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (3.65%) Site Engineer
9 5 (3.65%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 5 (3.65%) Web Developer
10 4 (2.92%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (2.92%) Implementation Manager
10 4 (2.92%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.60%) .NET
1 20 (14.60%) CSS
1 20 (14.60%) HTML
2 15 (10.95%) Web Services
3 13 (9.49%) React
4 10 (7.30%) jQuery
5 9 (6.57%) Node.js
6 8 (5.84%) .NET Framework
7 7 (5.11%) HTML5
8 6 (4.38%) AngularJS
8 6 (4.38%) Laravel
8 6 (4.38%) li3
9 5 (3.65%) LAMP
9 5 (3.65%) Middleware
9 5 (3.65%) PhoneGap
9 5 (3.65%) Sass
9 5 (3.65%) Symfony
9 5 (3.65%) Yii
10 4 (2.92%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.19%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.22%) User Experience
3 11 (8.03%) Driving Licence
4 10 (7.30%) PKI
5 9 (6.57%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.65%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (3.65%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (3.65%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (3.65%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.92%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (2.19%) NHS
10 2 (1.46%) Replication
10 2 (1.46%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.73%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.73%) FMCG
11 1 (0.73%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.73%) Life Science
11 1 (0.73%) Smart City
11 1 (0.73%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.03%) Windows
2 10 (7.30%) Linux
3 5 (3.65%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.92%) Solaris
4 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.46%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (32.85%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.47%) Project Management
3 29 (21.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (17.52%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (16.06%) SDLC
6 21 (15.33%) PRINCE2
7 18 (13.14%) Mentoring
8 15 (10.95%) Change Management
8 15 (10.95%) ITIL
9 13 (9.49%) Front End Development
9 13 (9.49%) Service Delivery
9 13 (9.49%) Workflow
10 12 (8.76%) Test Automation
11 11 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (8.03%) MVC
11 11 (8.03%) Risk Management
11 11 (8.03%) Scrum
12 10 (7.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (7.30%) E-Commerce
12 10 (7.30%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.79%) JavaScript
2 14 (10.22%) Java
3 13 (9.49%) PHP
4 11 (8.03%) ES6
5 10 (7.30%) Python
6 9 (6.57%) Bash Shell
6 9 (6.57%) C#
6 9 (6.57%) Perl
6 9 (6.57%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.65%) SQL
8 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.46%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.73%) Java 8
9 1 (0.73%) Ruby
9 1 (0.73%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (11.68%) Degree
2 9 (6.57%) CCNP
2 9 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (5.84%) CCIE
3 8 (5.84%) CCNA
4 6 (4.38%) DBS Check
5 4 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (2.92%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.46%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.73%) APMG
8 1 (0.73%) APMP
8 1 (0.73%) ISEB
8 1 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.03%) GDPR
2 3 (2.19%) PMO
2 3 (2.19%) QA
3 2 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.46%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.19%) Docker
4 2 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (10.95%) Kubernetes
2 8 (5.84%) Ansible
3 3 (2.19%) Terraform
4 2 (1.46%) SCCM
4 2 (1.46%) SCOM
4 2 (1.46%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 27 (19.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.68%) VMware
3 9 (6.57%) Atlassian
4 8 (5.84%) Cisco
5 7 (5.11%) ServiceNow
6 6 (4.38%) Oracle
6 6 (4.38%) SAP
7 5 (3.65%) Dynatrace
7 5 (3.65%) IBM
8 3 (2.19%) EMC
8 3 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.46%) ATG
9 2 (1.46%) Capita
9 2 (1.46%) Google
9 2 (1.46%) HP
9 2 (1.46%) hybris
9 2 (1.46%) Veeam
9 2 (1.46%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.73%) F5
10 1 (0.73%) TARGIT