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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 16 22 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.63% 8.28% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 8.39% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 1
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
73 155 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 96.05% 98.73% 99.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70 129 140
Average salary £31,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.25% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft