The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 117 108 133
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 10 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.52% 0.49% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.52% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
IT Project Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1799 1527 2122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.19% 93.85% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1233 1822
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

IT Project Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -20 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Macclesfield - 3 - -
Chester -2 1 - -
Widnes - 1 - -
IT Project Manager
North West

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 20 (83.33%) Project Management
2 17 (70.83%) PRINCE2
3 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Degree
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) Change Management
5 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 3 (12.50%) Release Management
6 3 (12.50%) Finance
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) Remedy
6 3 (12.50%) PMI
6 3 (12.50%) PMI Certification
7 2 (8.33%) NHS
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (8.33%) VMware
7 2 (8.33%) Windows
7 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (8.33%) Informatics
7 2 (8.33%) Change Control
7 2 (8.33%) FMCG
7 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (4.17%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) JIRA

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) NUnit
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) WPF
1 1 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) PMI
2 2 (8.33%) NHS
2 2 (8.33%) Informatics
2 2 (8.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Project Management
2 17 (70.83%) PRINCE2
3 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.67%) Change Management
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Release Management
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Change Control
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) TDD
8 1 (4.17%) Test Management
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Remedy
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix