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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 28 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 34 49 44
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 51 16 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 7.41% 3.99% 3.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 4.12% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 10
10th Percentile £28,650 £26,750 £23,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £29,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +18.06%
75th Percentile £57,500 £67,750 £65,625
90th Percentile £65,000 - £67,500
UK median annual salary £56,014 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.84% - -

Project Management 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 612 388 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 88.95% 96.76% 91.83%
Number of salaries quoted 350 231 216
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £42,250
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.33% -0.59%
75th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Northern Ireland

Project Management
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Management in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Project Management in Northern Ireland

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Management in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Northern Ireland

Project Management
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 28 May 2022. 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
Jobs
County Antrim +10 35 £45,000 -5.26% 3
County Down - 11 £45,000 -
Newry - 10 - -
County Londonderry -3 4 £55,000 +57.14%
Project Management
UK

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, IT jobs citing Project Management 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 24 (47.06%) Social Skills
2 15 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 15 (29.41%) Agile
3 14 (27.45%) Scrum
3 14 (27.45%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (25.49%) Degree
4 13 (25.49%) Windows
5 11 (21.57%) Business Analysis
5 11 (21.57%) Manufacturing
5 11 (21.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (19.61%) Biotechnology
6 10 (19.61%) Data Protection
6 10 (19.61%) Management Information System
7 9 (17.65%) Organisational Skills
8 8 (15.69%) Marketing
9 7 (13.73%) Migration
9 7 (13.73%) Finance
9 7 (13.73%) SaaS
9 7 (13.73%) Change Control
9 7 (13.73%) PMO
10 6 (11.76%) Workshop Facilitation
10 6 (11.76%) Master's Degree
10 6 (11.76%) Pipeline Pilot
10 6 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
10 6 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
10 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (11.76%) Product Management
10 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
10 6 (11.76%) Informatics

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (1.96%) Apache
1 1 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (1.96%) Kentico
1 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Pipeline Pilot
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.96%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.96%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) SaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Azure
2 2 (3.92%) IaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.96%) Google Docs
3 1 (1.96%) Google Sheets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Spotfire
2 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.96%) SonarQube
General
1 24 (47.06%) Social Skills
2 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (21.57%) Manufacturing
2 11 (21.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (17.65%) Organisational Skills
4 8 (15.69%) Marketing
5 7 (13.73%) Finance
6 2 (3.92%) Retail
7 1 (1.96%) Banking
7 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Project Manager
2 12 (23.53%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Product Owner
4 4 (7.84%) ERP Manager
4 4 (7.84%) ERP Project Manager
4 4 (7.84%) IT Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Scrum Master
4 4 (7.84%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 3 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (3.92%) ITIL Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Junior
6 2 (3.92%) Junior IT Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Junior IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft 365 Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft 365 Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Biotechnology
1 10 (19.61%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.76%) Life Science
3 5 (9.80%) Virtual Team
4 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (7.84%) PMI
5 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Agile
1 15 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 14 (27.45%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (27.45%) Scrum
3 11 (21.57%) Business Analysis
4 10 (19.61%) Data Protection
5 7 (13.73%) Change Control
5 7 (13.73%) Migration
6 6 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (11.76%) Conflict Resolution
6 6 (11.76%) ERP
6 6 (11.76%) Informatics
6 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (11.76%) Product Management
6 6 (11.76%) Product Roadmap
6 6 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 6 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
6 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 6 (11.76%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) Master's Degree
3 5 (9.80%) PMI Certification
3 5 (9.80%) PMP
4 4 (7.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) PMO
2 4 (7.84%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) Epicor
2 1 (1.96%) Google
2 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) Sage
2 1 (1.96%) SAP
2 1 (1.96%) Workday