The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 22 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 162 132 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.54% 7.72% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.98% 9.54% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 128 101 128
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Project Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1624 1384 1875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.61% 80.94% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1093 1621
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Project Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Project Management Salary Trend in Cheshire

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Project Management Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Project Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 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 +26 48 £47,500 +14.45% 4
Chester -1 26 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Knutsford +10 13 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Crewe +22 10 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Runcorn +1 7 £47,500 +46.15%
Sandbach +1 6 - -
Wilmslow -10 6 £50,000 +9.28% 1
Macclesfield -12 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Nantwich - 2 £45,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £50,000 -
Frodsham - 1 £36,000 -
Widnes - 1 £40,000 -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 130 (41.14%) Finance
2 103 (32.59%) PRINCE2
3 98 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (20.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 64 (20.25%) Degree
5 63 (19.94%) MS Excel
6 57 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
7 49 (15.51%) Microsoft
8 47 (14.87%) Windows
9 42 (13.29%) MS Project
10 41 (12.97%) SQL
10 41 (12.97%) ITIL
11 40 (12.66%) Marketing
12 36 (11.39%) Product Management
13 35 (11.08%) .NET
14 34 (10.76%) Time Management
15 31 (9.81%) MS Office
15 31 (9.81%) Scrum
16 30 (9.49%) SQL Server
16 30 (9.49%) ERP
17 26 (8.23%) PMI Certification
17 26 (8.23%) Project Planning
17 26 (8.23%) Business Analysis
17 26 (8.23%) SaaS
18 25 (7.91%) Document Management
18 25 (7.91%) Data Modelling
18 25 (7.91%) Data Warehouse
19 23 (7.28%) Change Management
20 22 (6.96%) Telecoms
20 22 (6.96%) Retail

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 18 (5.70%) SAS
2 13 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.90%) Lync
4 5 (1.58%) IBM Notes
4 5 (1.58%) MS Project Server
5 4 (1.27%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.27%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.95%) IIS
7 2 (0.63%) CMS
7 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.32%) WordPress
8 1 (0.32%) Confluence
8 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 63 (19.94%) MS Excel
2 42 (13.29%) MS Project
3 31 (9.81%) MS Office
4 21 (6.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (4.43%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.27%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.32%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (2.85%) SAP FI
1 9 (2.85%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (2.85%) SAP CO
1 9 (2.85%) SAP BPC
2 4 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.32%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.32%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.23%) SaaS
2 2 (0.63%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.32%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.43%) Internet
2 8 (2.53%) VPN
3 7 (2.22%) Wireless
4 6 (1.90%) LAN
4 6 (1.90%) WAN
5 5 (1.58%) Intranet
6 2 (0.63%) Network Security
6 2 (0.63%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.63%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.63%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.63%) SAN
6 2 (0.63%) Broadband
6 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.63%) TETRA
6 2 (0.63%) Firewall
6 2 (0.63%) Extranet
6 2 (0.63%) MPLS
7 1 (0.32%) BGP
7 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.91%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (3.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 11 (3.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 9 (2.85%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (2.85%) SAP BW
5 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.27%) Big Data
7 3 (0.95%) Base SAS
7 3 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.63%) MS Access
8 2 (0.63%) DB2
8 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.32%) QlikView
9 1 (0.32%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 15 (4.75%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.53%) JIRA
3 4 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (1.27%) Subversion
3 4 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.95%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.32%) Toad
6 1 (0.32%) Selenium
6 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.32%) StyleCop
6 1 (0.32%) NDepend
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 130 (41.14%) Finance
2 40 (12.66%) Marketing
3 22 (6.96%) Retail
3 22 (6.96%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.70%) Banking
5 16 (5.06%) Legal
6 14 (4.43%) Billing
7 13 (4.11%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.85%) German Language
9 8 (2.53%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.90%) Advertising
11 4 (1.27%) Back Office
12 3 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.95%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.63%) Law
14 1 (0.32%) Automotive
14 1 (0.32%) International Banking
14 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.32%) Publishing
14 1 (0.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 110 (34.81%) Project Manager
2 46 (14.56%) Analyst
3 35 (11.08%) Business Analyst
4 22 (6.96%) Senior Manager
4 22 (6.96%) Product Manager
5 19 (6.01%) Software Manager
5 19 (6.01%) Programme Manager
5 19 (6.01%) Developer
6 18 (5.70%) Consultant
7 17 (5.38%) IT Project Manager
8 14 (4.43%) Senior Project Manager
8 14 (4.43%) Delivery Manager
9 11 (3.48%) SAS Consultant
10 10 (3.16%) .NET Developer
11 9 (2.85%) SAP Business Analyst
11 9 (2.85%) SAP Analyst
12 8 (2.53%) Business Manager
12 8 (2.53%) Software Project Manager
12 8 (2.53%) Service Manager
13 7 (2.22%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (11.08%) .NET
2 22 (6.96%) HTML
3 20 (6.33%) ASP.NET
4 14 (4.43%) CSS
5 13 (4.11%) jQuery
6 11 (3.48%) Web Services
7 10 (3.16%) LINQ
8 7 (2.22%) Middleware
9 5 (1.58%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.27%) HTML5
10 4 (1.27%) XML
11 2 (0.63%) Flash
11 2 (0.63%) WinForms
11 2 (0.63%) Ajax
11 2 (0.63%) NHibernate
11 2 (0.63%) JSP
11 2 (0.63%) Servlets
11 2 (0.63%) EJB
11 2 (0.63%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (18.04%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.01%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (5.38%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.06%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.75%) Management Information System
6 14 (4.43%) Data Integration
7 13 (4.11%) User Experience
8 11 (3.48%) PMI
9 10 (3.16%) Mathematics
10 8 (2.53%) Physics
11 6 (1.90%) Economics
12 5 (1.58%) Statistics
12 5 (1.58%) Credit Risk
12 5 (1.58%) FMCG
12 5 (1.58%) Data Extraction
13 2 (0.63%) Open Source
13 2 (0.63%) E-Learning
13 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
14 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 47 (14.87%) Windows
2 11 (3.48%) Android
2 11 (3.48%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.22%) Windows Phone 8
4 7 (2.22%) Windows Phone
5 5 (1.58%) Windows 8
5 5 (1.58%) Linux
5 5 (1.58%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.63%) CentOS
7 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (32.59%) PRINCE2
2 98 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (20.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (12.97%) ITIL
5 36 (11.39%) Product Management
6 34 (10.76%) Time Management
7 31 (9.81%) Scrum
8 30 (9.49%) ERP
9 26 (8.23%) Business Analysis
9 26 (8.23%) Project Planning
10 25 (7.91%) Document Management
10 25 (7.91%) Data Modelling
11 23 (7.28%) Change Management
12 22 (6.96%) Analytics
13 20 (6.33%) Resource Management
13 20 (6.33%) Waterfall
14 19 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (6.01%) Competitive Intelligence
15 17 (5.38%) Programme Management
16 16 (5.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (12.97%) SQL
2 20 (6.33%) T-SQL
2 20 (6.33%) C#
2 20 (6.33%) JavaScript
3 14 (4.43%) Java
4 7 (2.22%) C
5 6 (1.90%) PHP
6 4 (1.27%) VB
7 3 (0.95%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.95%) C++
8 2 (0.63%) Embedded C++
8 2 (0.63%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 64 (20.25%) Degree
2 26 (8.23%) PMI Certification
3 16 (5.06%) PMP
3 16 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.90%) ISEB
6 3 (0.95%) PhD
6 3 (0.95%) MBA
7 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.11%) SLA
2 9 (2.85%) QA
3 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (2.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.63%) XenApp
3 2 (0.63%) vSphere
3 2 (0.63%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 49 (15.51%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.06%) Oracle
3 13 (4.11%) SAP
4 12 (3.80%) NetApp
4 12 (3.80%) Symantec
5 9 (2.85%) Hyperion
5 9 (2.85%) EMC
5 9 (2.85%) Cisco
6 8 (2.53%) IBM
6 8 (2.53%) Telerik
7 7 (2.22%) Brocade
7 7 (2.22%) HP
8 5 (1.58%) Dell
8 5 (1.58%) Lotus
8 5 (1.58%) Planview
9 4 (1.27%) VMware
10 3 (0.95%) Remedy
10 3 (0.95%) Sage
10 3 (0.95%) Citrix
10 3 (0.95%) ServiceNow
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