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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 64 53 64
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 69 66 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.53% 4.23% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 4.50% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 44 53 61
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
1830 1467 2006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.56% 93.98% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1485 1200 1661
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 £60,000 £55,000
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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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
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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
Warrington -9 11 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Chester -14 10 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Macclesfield +8 7 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Crewe -1 6 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Knutsford -9 5 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Widnes - 5 £38,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £38,500 -
Runcorn - 1 £47,500 - 1
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 111 (71.61%) Project Management
2 72 (46.45%) PRINCE2
3 67 (43.23%) Finance
4 51 (32.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (14.84%) Retail
7 22 (14.19%) ITIL
8 19 (12.26%) Change Management
9 18 (11.61%) PMI Certification
10 14 (9.03%) Banking
10 14 (9.03%) Degree
11 12 (7.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 12 (7.74%) MS Project
12 11 (7.10%) PMP
12 11 (7.10%) Business Development
12 11 (7.10%) Waterfall
12 11 (7.10%) Mobile App
13 10 (6.45%) MS Excel
13 10 (6.45%) Microsoft
13 10 (6.45%) Business Analysis
14 9 (5.81%) Scrum
14 9 (5.81%) MS Office
14 9 (5.81%) .NET
14 9 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 8 (5.16%) PRINCE
16 7 (4.52%) Document Management
16 7 (4.52%) Publishing
16 7 (4.52%) PMI
16 7 (4.52%) Risk Management
16 7 (4.52%) Oracle

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 7 (4.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.29%) Lync
2 2 (1.29%) IIS
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (7.74%) MS Project
2 10 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.81%) MS Office
4 3 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.29%) Office 365
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.29%) DHCP
1 2 (1.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.29%) DNS
1 2 (1.29%) SAN
2 1 (0.65%) Firewall
2 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 67 (43.23%) Finance
2 23 (14.84%) Retail
3 14 (9.03%) Banking
4 7 (4.52%) Publishing
5 4 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.58%) Marketing
6 3 (1.94%) Advertising
6 3 (1.94%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.29%) Automotive
7 2 (1.29%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.65%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.81%) .NET
2 4 (2.58%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.94%) Middleware
3 3 (1.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.10%) Mobile App
2 7 (4.52%) PMI
3 4 (2.58%) FMCG
3 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.65%) Economics
4 1 (0.65%) Statistics
4 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.65%) User Experience
4 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.23%) Windows
2 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (71.61%) Project Management
2 72 (46.45%) PRINCE2
3 51 (32.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (14.19%) ITIL
6 19 (12.26%) Change Management
7 11 (7.10%) Business Development
7 11 (7.10%) Waterfall
8 10 (6.45%) Business Analysis
9 9 (5.81%) Scrum
10 8 (5.16%) PRINCE
11 7 (4.52%) Document Management
11 7 (4.52%) Risk Management
11 7 (4.52%) Change Control
12 6 (3.87%) Matrix Management
12 6 (3.87%) E-Commerce
12 6 (3.87%) ERP
12 6 (3.87%) Service Delivery
13 5 (3.23%) Project Planning
13 5 (3.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.23%) C#
2 3 (1.94%) SQL
3 2 (1.29%) PowerHouse
4 1 (0.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (11.61%) PMI Certification
2 14 (9.03%) Degree
3 12 (7.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (7.10%) PMP
5 9 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (3.87%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.58%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.29%) ISEB
8 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.65%) MBA
9 1 (0.65%) ACCA
9 1 (0.65%) HNC
9 1 (0.65%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) Foglight
Vendors
1 10 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.52%) Oracle
3 5 (3.23%) SAP
4 4 (2.58%) Fujitsu
4 4 (2.58%) Imperva
4 4 (2.58%) Citrix
4 4 (2.58%) VMware
5 3 (1.94%) Hyperion
5 3 (1.94%) Remedy
6 2 (1.29%) Cisco
7 1 (0.65%) CA
7 1 (0.65%) PeopleSoft
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