The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 34 58 79
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 106 72 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.18% 4.04% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.55% 4.18% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 71 49 45
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
1618 1724 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.40% 96.80% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1233 1255 1365
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Cheshire

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 Project Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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 +21 37 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Chester -1 8 £45,000 +4.65% 2
Knutsford -2 7 £44,000 +17.33%
Wilmslow - 7 £55,000 -
Runcorn - 5 £50,000 - 1
Crewe -8 4 £45,000 - 3
Macclesfield -4 2 £21,000 -53.33% 2
Alderley Edge - 2 - - 2
Nantwich - 1 £50,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - - 1
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 117 (60.62%) Project Management
2 101 (52.33%) PRINCE2
3 81 (41.97%) Finance
4 59 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (24.35%) MS Project
6 40 (20.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 38 (19.69%) MS Excel
8 30 (15.54%) Billing
9 29 (15.03%) Software Delivery
10 27 (13.99%) Microsoft
11 22 (11.40%) PRINCE
11 22 (11.40%) Scrum
11 22 (11.40%) Telecoms
11 22 (11.40%) Product Management
12 21 (10.88%) Risk Management
13 20 (10.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 18 (9.33%) Waterfall
15 17 (8.81%) Resource Management
15 17 (8.81%) Degree
16 16 (8.29%) Banking
16 16 (8.29%) .NET
17 15 (7.77%) SQL Server
17 15 (7.77%) ITIL
17 15 (7.77%) PMI Certification
18 14 (7.25%) Firewall
18 14 (7.25%) VMware
18 14 (7.25%) Matrix Management
18 14 (7.25%) Change Control
19 13 (6.74%) Project Planning
19 13 (6.74%) SAN

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.55%) MS Project Server
2 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 47 (24.35%) MS Project
2 38 (19.69%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.66%) MS Office
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.63%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (3.63%) Oracle ERP
1 7 (3.63%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.59%) SaaS
2 2 (1.04%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.25%) Firewall
2 13 (6.74%) SAN
3 3 (1.55%) Wireless
4 2 (1.04%) Extranet
5 1 (0.52%) Intranet
5 1 (0.52%) Internet
5 1 (0.52%) LAN
5 1 (0.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.63%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (2.59%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.07%) Big Data
5 2 (1.04%) DB2
6 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (2.59%) JIRA
General
1 81 (41.97%) Finance
2 30 (15.54%) Billing
3 22 (11.40%) Telecoms
4 16 (8.29%) Banking
5 10 (5.18%) Retail
6 5 (2.59%) Legal
6 5 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.55%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.55%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.04%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.04%) Marketing
9 1 (0.52%) Automotive
9 1 (0.52%) Law
9 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.29%) .NET
2 5 (2.59%) Web Services
3 3 (1.55%) Apache Flex
4 2 (1.04%) Middleware
5 1 (0.52%) SignalR
5 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.18%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.15%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.63%) PMI
4 6 (3.11%) GIS
5 5 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.04%) User Experience
7 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.52%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.52%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.15%) Windows
2 6 (3.11%) Android
2 6 (3.11%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.07%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (1.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (60.62%) Project Management
2 101 (52.33%) PRINCE2
3 59 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (20.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (15.03%) Software Delivery
6 22 (11.40%) Scrum
6 22 (11.40%) PRINCE
6 22 (11.40%) Product Management
7 21 (10.88%) Risk Management
8 18 (9.33%) Waterfall
9 17 (8.81%) Resource Management
10 15 (7.77%) ITIL
11 14 (7.25%) Matrix Management
11 14 (7.25%) Change Control
12 13 (6.74%) Project Planning
13 11 (5.70%) Time Management
13 11 (5.70%) Programme Management
14 10 (5.18%) Portfolio Management
15 8 (4.15%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (4.15%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.22%) Java
2 7 (3.63%) SQL
3 2 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (10.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 17 (8.81%) Degree
3 15 (7.77%) PMI Certification
4 12 (6.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (4.66%) PMP
6 5 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.55%) PhD
7 3 (1.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.04%) QA
2 2 (1.04%) SLA
3 1 (0.52%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (2.07%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (13.99%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.25%) VMware
3 13 (6.74%) Oracle
4 5 (2.59%) Planview
5 3 (1.55%) IBM
5 3 (1.55%) SAP
6 2 (1.04%) Cisco
6 2 (1.04%) Sybase
6 2 (1.04%) Teradata
7 1 (0.52%) Avaya
7 1 (0.52%) Juniper
7 1 (0.52%) Genesys
7 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.52%) BT
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus, 10% Pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package/ Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Edison Technical Recruitment
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + company car, annual bonuses, pension
Posted: 14 days ago