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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 14 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 19 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 14.50% 4.79% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.57% 5.98% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 7
Average salary £46,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £41,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
122 117 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 93.13% 80.14% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 113 104 85
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Project Management Salary Histogram in Bolton

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (61.76%) PRINCE2
2 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
3 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (38.24%) NHS
4 11 (32.35%) SQL
4 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
5 10 (29.41%) MS Project
5 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
6 9 (26.47%) Time Management
7 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
8 6 (17.65%) Document Management
8 6 (17.65%) Project Planning
8 6 (17.65%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
9 4 (11.76%) Finance
9 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
9 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
9 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (8.82%) SAP
10 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
10 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
10 3 (8.82%) FMCG
10 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (8.82%) ISEB
10 3 (8.82%) MBA

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (29.41%) MS Project
3 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.94%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Law
2 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Project Manager
2 13 (38.24%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Software Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Programme Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Programme Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Programme Director
5 2 (5.88%) Implementation Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Software Test Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Implementation Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Security Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) NHS
2 6 (17.65%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (8.82%) FMCG
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) UNIX
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) PRINCE2
2 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (26.47%) Time Management
4 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 6 (17.65%) Project Planning
5 6 (17.65%) Document Management
5 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.88%) Coaching
8 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.88%) CRM
9 1 (2.94%) Service Management
9 1 (2.94%) Information Security
9 1 (2.94%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) ISEB
1 3 (8.82%) MBA
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.88%) APMP
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Splunk
3 1 (2.94%) ArcSight