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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 51 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 95 64 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.79% 3.94% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% 4.16% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 73 55 68
Average salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,300 £54,000 £54,300
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
1832 1538 2017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.34% 94.65% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1263 1664
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £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 £38,000
% 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 20 October 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 20 October 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
(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 +5 25 £51,250 +20.58% 4
Chester -10 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Knutsford -13 9 £47,500 - 1
Crewe +7 8 £48,750 -18.75%
Runcorn - 7 £47,500 - 1
Macclesfield +4 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Widnes - 2 £38,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £38,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £50,000 - 1
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 118 (71.08%) Project Management
2 88 (53.01%) PRINCE2
3 70 (42.17%) Finance
4 44 (26.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (19.28%) ITIL
7 25 (15.06%) Retail
8 19 (11.45%) Change Management
8 19 (11.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 19 (11.45%) PMI Certification
9 17 (10.24%) MS Project
10 15 (9.04%) Waterfall
11 14 (8.43%) Degree
12 13 (7.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 13 (7.83%) Banking
13 12 (7.23%) Business Analysis
13 12 (7.23%) .NET
13 12 (7.23%) MS Excel
13 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
14 11 (6.63%) Oracle
14 11 (6.63%) PMP
14 11 (6.63%) PRINCE
14 11 (6.63%) Scrum
15 10 (6.02%) Telecoms
16 9 (5.42%) Change Control
16 9 (5.42%) Document Management
17 8 (4.82%) PMI
17 8 (4.82%) Windows
17 8 (4.82%) MS Office
17 8 (4.82%) Mobile App

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.20%) Lync
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 17 (10.24%) MS Project
2 12 (7.23%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.82%) MS Office
4 3 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) HTTPS
1 2 (1.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.60%) JIRA
General
1 70 (42.17%) Finance
2 25 (15.06%) Retail
3 13 (7.83%) Banking
4 10 (6.02%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.61%) Publishing
6 5 (3.01%) Marketing
7 3 (1.81%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.81%) Advertising
7 3 (1.81%) Legal
8 2 (1.20%) Automotive
8 2 (1.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.60%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.23%) .NET
2 5 (3.01%) Middleware
2 5 (3.01%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (2.41%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.82%) PMI
1 8 (4.82%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.41%) FMCG
5 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) User Experience
6 1 (0.60%) Economics
6 1 (0.60%) Statistics
6 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.82%) Windows
2 4 (2.41%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (2.41%) Android
2 4 (2.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (71.08%) Project Management
2 88 (53.01%) PRINCE2
3 44 (26.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (19.28%) ITIL
6 19 (11.45%) Change Management
7 15 (9.04%) Waterfall
8 12 (7.23%) Business Analysis
9 11 (6.63%) Scrum
9 11 (6.63%) PRINCE
10 9 (5.42%) Document Management
10 9 (5.42%) Change Control
11 7 (4.22%) Matrix Management
11 7 (4.22%) Project Planning
11 7 (4.22%) Business Development
11 7 (4.22%) ERP
12 5 (3.01%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (3.01%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.01%) GAP Analysis
12 5 (3.01%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.22%) SQL
2 6 (3.61%) Java
3 5 (3.01%) C#
4 2 (1.20%) PowerHouse
5 1 (0.60%) PHP
5 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (11.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 19 (11.45%) PMI Certification
2 14 (8.43%) Degree
3 13 (7.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (6.63%) PMP
5 5 (3.01%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.41%) ISEB
6 4 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) ACCA
7 1 (0.60%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.22%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) Foglight
Vendors
1 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.63%) Oracle
3 6 (3.61%) Fujitsu
4 5 (3.01%) Citrix
4 5 (3.01%) Hyperion
5 4 (2.41%) SAP
5 4 (2.41%) Imperva
6 3 (1.81%) Remedy
6 3 (1.81%) VMware
7 2 (1.20%) Cisco
8 1 (0.60%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.60%) Sage
8 1 (0.60%) CA
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions - Wood Group Intetech
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £54000 - £70000 per annum + £6,300 Car + Up to 15% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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