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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 81 99 112
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 17 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.42% 1.35% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.40% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 11
Average salary £36,000 £43,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% -11.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1142 1642 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.33% 96.42% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 978 1255 1289
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

IT Project Manager Salary Histogram 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 30 April 2016. 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
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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
Crewe +28 10 £36,000 -24.21%
Warrington +4 3 £52,500 +23.52%
Runcorn - 2 £38,500 -
Chester -1 1 £62,500 +31.57%
Macclesfield - 1 - -
IT Project Manager
North West

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 35 (85.37%) Project Management
2 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (53.66%) PRINCE2
4 14 (34.15%) Business Analysis
5 13 (31.71%) Waterfall
6 12 (29.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
6 12 (29.27%) Finance
6 12 (29.27%) Change Control
7 9 (21.95%) Software Delivery
7 9 (21.95%) Scrum
8 8 (19.51%) Service Management
8 8 (19.51%) Degree
8 8 (19.51%) Process Improvement
8 8 (19.51%) Analytics
9 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (17.07%) VoIP
10 5 (12.20%) SDLC
11 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
11 4 (9.76%) Project Governance
12 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
13 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (4.88%) BPR
13 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
13 2 (4.88%) MS Project
13 2 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
13 2 (4.88%) Information Security
13 2 (4.88%) Banking
14 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
14 1 (2.44%) Data Centre

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.88%) MS Project
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) VoIP
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (2.44%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (85.37%) Project Management
2 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (53.66%) PRINCE2
4 14 (34.15%) Business Analysis
5 13 (31.71%) Waterfall
6 12 (29.27%) Change Control
6 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
7 9 (21.95%) Scrum
7 9 (21.95%) Software Delivery
8 8 (19.51%) Analytics
8 8 (19.51%) Process Improvement
8 8 (19.51%) Service Management
9 5 (12.20%) SDLC
10 4 (9.76%) Project Governance
10 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
11 2 (4.88%) BPR
11 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
11 2 (4.88%) Information Security
12 1 (2.44%) B2C
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (19.51%) Degree
3 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.44%) HND
4 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Citrix
2 1 (2.44%) Dell
2 1 (2.44%) VMware