The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 26 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 11 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.10% 2.12% 6.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.94% 3.15% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 9
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Project Management
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
123 127 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 79.35% 67.20% 75.54%
Number of salaries quoted 103 119 98
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Project Management
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the Bolton region.

Project Management Salary Trend in Bolton

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management.

1 9 (56.25%) PRINCE2
2 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) QA
3 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
3 5 (31.25%) ISEB
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) NHS
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) SAP
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) FMCG
6 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) VMware
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.25%) Back Office
7 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Software Test Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Software Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Test Manager
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Accountant
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) NHS
1 4 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (12.50%) FMCG
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Smartcard
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) PRINCE2
2 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Document Management
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Intel
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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