The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 47 35 53
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 45 104 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.25% 6.26% 4.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.43% 6.51% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36 80 56
Median salary £50,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.22% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £42,350 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
1015 1597 1736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.94% 96.09% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 868 1253 1291
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 29 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -9 12 £42,500 - 3
Wilmslow +2 10 £50,500 -3.80%
Crewe +20 6 £37,000 -24.87%
Knutsford +10 2 £55,000 +25.00%
Runcorn -1 2 £38,500 -14.44%
Chester -18 2 £60,750 +35.00% 2
Macclesfield +4 1 £52,500 +150.00%
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 105 (75.00%) Project Management
2 69 (49.29%) PRINCE2
3 57 (40.71%) Finance
4 40 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (17.14%) Project Planning
7 22 (15.71%) Risk Management
8 17 (12.14%) Business Analysis
9 16 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 16 (11.43%) Project Governance
9 16 (11.43%) People Management
10 14 (10.00%) Degree
10 14 (10.00%) ITIL
10 14 (10.00%) APMP
10 14 (10.00%) Change Control
11 13 (9.29%) Waterfall
11 13 (9.29%) Manufacturing
12 11 (7.86%) Retail
12 11 (7.86%) Scrum
12 11 (7.86%) Data Centre
13 10 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (7.14%) Banking
14 9 (6.43%) Knowledge Management
14 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
14 9 (6.43%) Process Improvement
14 9 (6.43%) Software Delivery
14 9 (6.43%) Mentoring
15 8 (5.71%) SDLC
15 8 (5.71%) Analytics
15 8 (5.71%) Solvency II

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.43%) IBM Notes
1 2 (1.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.71%) Confluence
2 1 (0.71%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (3.57%) MS Project
2 4 (2.86%) MS Office
3 3 (2.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) MoSes
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.00%) VoIP
2 2 (1.43%) Firewall
2 2 (1.43%) LAN
2 2 (1.43%) WAN
2 2 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.71%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 57 (40.71%) Finance
2 13 (9.29%) Manufacturing
3 11 (7.86%) Retail
4 10 (7.14%) Banking
5 7 (5.00%) Legal
6 6 (4.29%) Marketing
7 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.71%) Back Office
8 1 (0.71%) Billing
8 1 (0.71%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.57%) .NET
2 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.71%) Ajax
3 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (0.71%) COM
3 1 (0.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.86%) User Experience
4 3 (2.14%) Life Science
5 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.71%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.14%) Windows
2 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (75.00%) Project Management
2 69 (49.29%) PRINCE2
3 40 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (17.14%) Project Planning
6 22 (15.71%) Risk Management
7 17 (12.14%) Business Analysis
8 16 (11.43%) People Management
8 16 (11.43%) Project Governance
9 14 (10.00%) Change Control
9 14 (10.00%) ITIL
10 13 (9.29%) Waterfall
11 11 (7.86%) Scrum
12 9 (6.43%) Knowledge Management
12 9 (6.43%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.43%) Process Improvement
12 9 (6.43%) Software Delivery
13 8 (5.71%) Analytics
13 8 (5.71%) SDLC
13 8 (5.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.14%) C#
1 3 (2.14%) PL/1
2 2 (1.43%) PHP
2 2 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 14 (10.00%) APMP
2 14 (10.00%) Degree
3 10 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (3.57%) ISEB
5 3 (2.14%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.43%) PMP
7 1 (0.71%) ACCA
7 1 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) Solvency II
2 7 (5.00%) FATCA
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.00%) Oracle
3 4 (2.86%) Cognizant
4 3 (2.14%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (2.14%) VMware
5 2 (1.43%) Cisco
5 2 (1.43%) Lotus
6 1 (0.71%) Citrix
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