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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 40 71 72
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 92 49 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.04% 3.02% 3.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.36% 3.22% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 55 29 45
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
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
1718 1524 1872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.03% 93.90% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1172 1504
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +27 31 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Knutsford +5 12 £49,500 +4.21%
Crewe +25 11 £43,750 - 2
Runcorn - 7 £47,500 -
Chester +6 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Wilmslow +5 3 £57,500 +13.29% 1
Sandbach - 3 - -
Macclesfield -27 1 £65,000 +48.57% 2
Nantwich - 1 £50,000 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 127 (64.80%) Project Management
2 112 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 81 (41.33%) Finance
4 58 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (23.98%) MS Project
6 36 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (14.80%) ITIL
8 27 (13.78%) MS Excel
9 26 (13.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 26 (13.27%) Billing
9 26 (13.27%) Telecoms
10 25 (12.76%) Scrum
10 25 (12.76%) PRINCE
11 23 (11.73%) Product Management
12 21 (10.71%) Waterfall
12 21 (10.71%) Microsoft
13 20 (10.20%) PMI Certification
13 20 (10.20%) Degree
14 18 (9.18%) Oracle
15 17 (8.67%) Banking
16 15 (7.65%) Retail
16 15 (7.65%) Matrix Management
17 14 (7.14%) Java
18 13 (6.63%) .NET
18 13 (6.63%) Windows
18 13 (6.63%) Risk Management
18 13 (6.63%) Business Analysis
18 13 (6.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 12 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (6.12%) ERP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 10 (5.10%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 47 (23.98%) MS Project
2 27 (13.78%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.59%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.08%) SaaS
2 2 (1.02%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.57%) Firewall
2 6 (3.06%) SAN
3 3 (1.53%) Intranet
4 2 (1.02%) Wireless
4 2 (1.02%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.02%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.53%) Big Data
5 2 (1.02%) DB2
5 2 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (2.55%) JIRA
2 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 81 (41.33%) Finance
2 26 (13.27%) Billing
2 26 (13.27%) Telecoms
3 17 (8.67%) Banking
4 15 (7.65%) Retail
5 4 (2.04%) Marketing
5 4 (2.04%) Legal
6 3 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.53%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.53%) Publishing
7 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Automotive
8 1 (0.51%) Law
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.63%) .NET
2 5 (2.55%) Web Services
3 4 (2.04%) Middleware
4 3 (1.53%) Apache Flex
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.59%) PMI
2 9 (4.59%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.53%) GIS
6 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.02%) FMCG
6 2 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.63%) Windows
2 8 (4.08%) Android
2 8 (4.08%) Apple iOS
2 8 (4.08%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (1.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (64.80%) Project Management
2 112 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 58 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (14.80%) ITIL
6 25 (12.76%) Scrum
6 25 (12.76%) PRINCE
7 23 (11.73%) Product Management
8 21 (10.71%) Waterfall
9 15 (7.65%) Matrix Management
10 13 (6.63%) Risk Management
10 13 (6.63%) Business Analysis
11 12 (6.12%) ERP
12 11 (5.61%) Change Management
12 11 (5.61%) Change Control
13 10 (5.10%) Resource Management
13 10 (5.10%) Programme Management
14 9 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (4.59%) Time Management
15 8 (4.08%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.14%) Java
2 12 (6.12%) SQL
3 2 (1.02%) PHP
4 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (13.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 20 (10.20%) PMI Certification
2 20 (10.20%) Degree
3 13 (6.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (6.12%) PMP
5 8 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (3.57%) ISEB
7 3 (1.53%) PhD
8 2 (1.02%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) QA
2 6 (3.06%) PMBOK
3 3 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) Foglight
Vendors
1 21 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.18%) Oracle
3 7 (3.57%) VMware
4 5 (2.55%) Planview
5 2 (1.02%) Imperva
5 2 (1.02%) Fujitsu
5 2 (1.02%) Teradata
5 2 (1.02%) Sybase
5 2 (1.02%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.02%) IBM
6 1 (0.51%) Citrix
6 1 (0.51%) Avaya
6 1 (0.51%) Sage
6 1 (0.51%) Genesys
6 1 (0.51%) SAP
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco
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Posted: 2 days ago
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