The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 26 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 11 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.33% 3.43% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.43% 3.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Project Manager
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
148 167 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 98.67% 95.43% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 129 162 123
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Bolton

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 10 (90.91%) PRINCE2
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) MS Project
5 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
5 4 (36.36%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (36.36%) NHS
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) SAP
7 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) Change Management
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) Time Management
7 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
7 2 (18.18%) FMCG
7 2 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (18.18%) Document Management
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (9.09%) Retail
8 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (9.09%) Legal
8 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) NHS
1 4 (36.36%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (18.18%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) PRINCE2
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Document Management
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
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