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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 29 45 65
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 88 85 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.62% 4.67% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.92% 4.85% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 67 56 33
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1272 1753 1494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.64% 96.37% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1432 1154
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 +10 31 £52,500 - 1
Wilmslow +20 11 £57,000 +3.63% 1
Crewe +4 11 £36,000 -15.29% 2
Runcorn +11 7 £36,250 -23.68%
Macclesfield +25 5 £33,500 -4.28%
Knutsford -5 3 - -
Chester -6 2 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 101 (67.33%) Project Management
2 67 (44.67%) Finance
3 66 (44.00%) PRINCE2
4 45 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (17.33%) Project Planning
7 21 (14.00%) Project Governance
8 20 (13.33%) Degree
9 19 (12.67%) Risk Management
10 17 (11.33%) Business Analysis
10 17 (11.33%) Waterfall
11 15 (10.00%) Retail
12 14 (9.33%) Microsoft
12 14 (9.33%) ITIL
12 14 (9.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 13 (8.67%) People Management
14 12 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 12 (8.00%) Supplier Management
14 12 (8.00%) Scrum
15 11 (7.33%) Manufacturing
16 10 (6.67%) SDLC
16 10 (6.67%) Change Control
17 9 (6.00%) Resource Management
17 9 (6.00%) Software Delivery
17 9 (6.00%) Data Centre
17 9 (6.00%) Migration
17 9 (6.00%) Banking
18 8 (5.33%) Change Management
18 8 (5.33%) Legal
18 8 (5.33%) Solvency II

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (0.67%) Confluence
1 1 (0.67%) JBoss
1 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.00%) MS Project
2 5 (3.33%) MS Office
3 3 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) MoSes
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.00%) Office 365
3 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.33%) Firewall
1 5 (3.33%) LAN
1 5 (3.33%) VoIP
2 4 (2.67%) WAN
2 4 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.00%) DHCP
3 3 (2.00%) DNS
3 3 (2.00%) MPLS
3 3 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (0.67%) Wireless
4 1 (0.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.33%) GIS
1 2 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 67 (44.67%) Finance
2 15 (10.00%) Retail
3 11 (7.33%) Manufacturing
4 9 (6.00%) Banking
5 8 (5.33%) Legal
6 4 (2.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) German Language
7 1 (0.67%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.33%) .NET
1 5 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.67%) Middleware
2 1 (0.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.00%) Life Science
2 6 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.67%) EPoS
5 3 (2.00%) PMI
5 3 (2.00%) Telematics
5 3 (2.00%) User Experience
6 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.67%) IPTV
6 1 (0.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.33%) Windows
2 1 (0.67%) AIX
2 1 (0.67%) Android
2 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.67%) Unix
2 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (67.33%) Project Management
2 66 (44.00%) PRINCE2
3 45 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (17.33%) Project Planning
6 21 (14.00%) Project Governance
7 19 (12.67%) Risk Management
8 17 (11.33%) Business Analysis
8 17 (11.33%) Waterfall
9 14 (9.33%) ITIL
10 13 (8.67%) People Management
11 12 (8.00%) Scrum
11 12 (8.00%) Supplier Management
12 10 (6.67%) Change Control
12 10 (6.67%) SDLC
13 9 (6.00%) Migration
13 9 (6.00%) Resource Management
13 9 (6.00%) Software Delivery
14 8 (5.33%) Change Management
15 7 (4.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.33%) PHP
1 5 (3.33%) SQL
2 4 (2.67%) C#
3 3 (2.00%) PL/1
4 1 (0.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (13.33%) Degree
2 14 (9.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (4.67%) APMP
5 6 (4.00%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.67%) ISEB
6 4 (2.67%) PMP
7 1 (0.67%) ACCA
7 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.67%) HND
7 1 (0.67%) MCSE
7 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) Solvency II
2 7 (4.67%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.00%) XenApp
3 2 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (9.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.67%) Oracle
3 6 (4.00%) VMware
4 4 (2.67%) Citrix
4 4 (2.67%) Cognizant
5 3 (2.00%) IBM
5 3 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.67%) Cisco
6 1 (0.67%) Dell
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