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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 177 186
Rank change year-on-year -68 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 27 59 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.39% 1.06% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.21% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 41 66
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.77% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

Project Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6180 4891 5734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.83% 88.29% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5009 4133 4657
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Project Planning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -25 9 £55,000 +74.60%
Merseyside -3 7 - - 2
Manchester -67 7 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Lancashire -5 2 £27,750 -41.57% 3
Cumbria - 1 - -
Project Planning
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 27 (49.09%) Project Management
2 26 (47.27%) Finance
3 16 (29.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (23.64%) Banking
4 13 (23.64%) PRINCE2
5 11 (20.00%) Change Management
5 11 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (14.55%) Retail
8 8 (14.55%) Programme Management
8 8 (14.55%) Resource Management
9 7 (12.73%) ITIL
10 6 (10.91%) .NET
10 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Project
10 6 (10.91%) PMP
10 6 (10.91%) Retail Banking
10 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
11 5 (9.09%) Workflow Analysis
11 5 (9.09%) Business Development
11 5 (9.09%) Degree
11 5 (9.09%) Use Case
11 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (9.09%) BPMN
11 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
11 5 (9.09%) Change Control
11 5 (9.09%) PMI
11 5 (9.09%) Cognizant

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 (5.45%) CMS
1 3 (5.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.64%) EPiServer
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) BPCS
1 1 (1.82%) SAP BPC
1 1 (1.82%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Yammer
2 2 (3.64%) GitHub
3 1 (1.82%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Firewall
1 3 (5.45%) Network Security
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Bitbucket
1 2 (3.64%) eCATT
1 2 (3.64%) LSMW
1 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.82%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.82%) JUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Maven
2 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 13 (23.64%) Banking
3 8 (14.55%) Retail
4 6 (10.91%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.64%) Back Office
6 2 (3.64%) Billing
6 2 (3.64%) Legal
6 2 (3.64%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Advertising
7 1 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.82%) Law
7 1 (1.82%) Marketing
7 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Project Manager
2 16 (29.09%) Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Finance Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Programme Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Sitecore Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Commercial Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) EPiServer Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Logistics Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) .NET
2 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.27%) HTML
3 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (5.45%) CSS
4 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (3.64%) CSS3
4 2 (3.64%) EDI
4 2 (3.64%) HTML5
4 2 (3.64%) IDoc
5 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.82%) jQuery
5 1 (1.82%) Middleware
5 1 (1.82%) OLE
5 1 (1.82%) Spring
5 1 (1.82%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) PMI
3 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) LIMS
5 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Project Management
2 16 (29.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (23.64%) PRINCE2
4 11 (20.00%) Change Management
4 11 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.55%) Programme Management
6 8 (14.55%) Resource Management
7 7 (12.73%) ITIL
8 5 (9.09%) BPMN
8 5 (9.09%) Business Development
8 5 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
8 5 (9.09%) Change Control
8 5 (9.09%) CRM
8 5 (9.09%) Use Case
8 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 5 (9.09%) Workflow
8 5 (9.09%) Workflow Analysis
9 4 (7.27%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) C#
2 4 (7.27%) SQL
3 2 (3.64%) ABAP
3 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.82%) Apex Code
4 1 (1.82%) C++
4 1 (1.82%) Java
4 1 (1.82%) PHP
4 1 (1.82%) Progress 4GL
4 1 (1.82%) Python
4 1 (1.82%) Ruby
4 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) PMP
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (7.27%) APMG
3 4 (7.27%) PgMP
3 4 (7.27%) PMI Certification
4 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) CCNP
6 1 (1.82%) APMP
6 1 (1.82%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) PMBOK
1 4 (7.27%) PMO
2 3 (5.45%) GDPR
3 2 (3.64%) SLA
4 1 (1.82%) QA
4 1 (1.82%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Cognizant
3 3 (5.45%) SAP
3 3 (5.45%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.64%) BT
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) Infor
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) Planview
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 5 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Posted: 7 days ago