Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 262 220
Rank change year-on-year -29 -42 +37
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 83 103 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.63% 0.84% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.93% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 36 79 144
North West median annual salary £44,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.32% +26.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,850 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,875 £70,750 £58,125
England median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% -

Project Planning 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 11904 11034 11658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.83% 89.75% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9471 9201 9634
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in the North West

Project Planning
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Project Planning in the North West

Project Planning
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Planning in the North West

Project Planning
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 Planning within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Manchester -17 47 £42,000 -1.18% 3
Cheshire -31 25 £44,000 -26.62% 3
Merseyside +27 10 £50,000 +14.29%
Lancashire -9 1 £35,000 -26.32%
Project Planning
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning.

1 45 (54.22%) Finance
2 26 (31.33%) Project Management
3 24 (28.92%) SAP
4 22 (26.51%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (22.89%) Manufacturing
6 17 (20.48%) Retail
6 17 (20.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (19.28%) Degree
8 15 (18.07%) Migration
8 15 (18.07%) Customer Requirements
9 14 (16.87%) Logistics
10 13 (15.66%) LSMW
10 13 (15.66%) eCATT
10 13 (15.66%) Demand Management
10 13 (15.66%) Data Migration
10 13 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (15.66%) ABAP
10 13 (15.66%) PRINCE2
10 13 (15.66%) EDI
10 13 (15.66%) Work Breakdown Structure
10 13 (15.66%) IDoc
11 12 (14.46%) Budgeting and Forecasting
12 11 (13.25%) ITIL
12 11 (13.25%) Change Management
13 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
13 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
13 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (12.05%) Banking
13 10 (12.05%) Performance Management
13 10 (12.05%) SAP BPC

Project Planning
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 (3.61%) Apache Spark
1 3 (3.61%) SAS
2 2 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.20%) CMS
3 1 (1.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (4.82%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.20%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 10 (12.05%) SAP BPC
2 5 (6.02%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.20%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.20%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) Firewall
2 7 (8.43%) DHCP
2 7 (8.43%) DNS
2 7 (8.43%) Wireless
3 6 (7.23%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.61%) Network Security
5 2 (2.41%) LAN
5 2 (2.41%) WAN
6 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.20%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.20%) Power BI
2 1 (1.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (15.66%) eCATT
1 13 (15.66%) LSMW
2 4 (4.82%) JUnit
2 4 (4.82%) Maven
3 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 45 (54.22%) Finance
2 19 (22.89%) Manufacturing
3 17 (20.48%) Retail
4 10 (12.05%) Banking
5 9 (10.84%) Publishing
6 8 (9.64%) Billing
7 3 (3.61%) Advertising
7 3 (3.61%) Law
7 3 (3.61%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.41%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.41%) Legal
8 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.20%) Back Office
9 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Consultant
2 23 (27.71%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (24.10%) Project Manager
4 14 (16.87%) Analyst
5 12 (14.46%) Logistics Consultant
5 12 (14.46%) SAP Logistics Consultant
6 10 (12.05%) SAP BPC Consultant
6 10 (12.05%) SAP Financial Consultant
7 7 (8.43%) Developer
8 5 (6.02%) SAP EWM Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) SAP WM Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Manager
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.82%) Security Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Technical Security Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Network Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) EDI
1 13 (15.66%) IDoc
2 4 (4.82%) CSS
2 4 (4.82%) Hibernate
2 4 (4.82%) HTML
2 4 (4.82%) jQuery
2 4 (4.82%) Spring
3 3 (3.61%) .NET
4 2 (2.41%) Web Services
5 1 (1.20%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.20%) COM
5 1 (1.20%) JMS
5 1 (1.20%) REST
5 1 (1.20%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.64%) Data Centre
3 8 (9.64%) LIMS
4 5 (6.02%) NHS
4 5 (6.02%) PMI
5 3 (3.61%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.20%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.20%) iPad
6 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.20%) Android
1 1 (1.20%) Linux
1 1 (1.20%) Windows
1 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.33%) Project Management
2 17 (20.48%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (18.07%) Customer Requirements
3 15 (18.07%) Migration
4 14 (16.87%) Logistics
5 13 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (15.66%) Data Migration
5 13 (15.66%) Demand Management
5 13 (15.66%) PRINCE2
5 13 (15.66%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 12 (14.46%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 11 (13.25%) Change Management
7 11 (13.25%) ITIL
8 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (12.05%) Performance Management
9 9 (10.84%) Change Control
10 8 (9.64%) CRM
10 8 (9.64%) Integration Testing
10 8 (9.64%) Risk Management
10 8 (9.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.66%) ABAP
2 8 (9.64%) Python
3 5 (6.02%) Java
3 5 (6.02%) SQL
4 4 (4.82%) PHP
4 4 (4.82%) Ruby
5 1 (1.20%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.20%) C
5 1 (1.20%) COBOL
5 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (19.28%) Degree
2 5 (6.02%) APMP
2 5 (6.02%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.61%) CCNP
3 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.61%) PgMP
4 2 (2.41%) APMG
4 2 (2.41%) PMP
5 1 (1.20%) HNC
5 1 (1.20%) HND
5 1 (1.20%) MCSE
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) GDPR
2 5 (6.02%) PMO
3 4 (4.82%) QA
4 2 (2.41%) PMBOK
4 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.20%) Docker
1 1 (1.20%) vCloud
1 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.20%) Kibana
1 1 (1.20%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.20%) Prometheus
1 1 (1.20%) SCCM
1 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) SAP
2 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.61%) Cisco
3 3 (3.61%) Teradata
4 2 (2.41%) VMware
5 1 (1.20%) Capita
5 1 (1.20%) Citrix
5 1 (1.20%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.20%) EMC
5 1 (1.20%) Facebook
5 1 (1.20%) HP
5 1 (1.20%) hybris
5 1 (1.20%) ProCurve
5 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.20%) Symantec
5 1 (1.20%) Tableau