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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 60 43 72
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 65 77 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.39% 4.85% 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 5.17% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 42 59 60
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
1806 1490 2072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.21% 93.77% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1442 1204 1775
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 £59,050 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Chester -15 13 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Warrington -20 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Macclesfield +11 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Crewe +6 7 £57,500 - 1
Widnes - 4 £38,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £45,000 -
Knutsford -14 1 £47,500 -3.06% 3
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 109 (72.19%) Project Management
2 67 (44.37%) PRINCE2
2 67 (44.37%) Finance
3 51 (33.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (13.91%) Change Management
5 19 (12.58%) Retail
6 17 (11.26%) ITIL
7 14 (9.27%) PMI Certification
8 13 (8.61%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (8.61%) Banking
8 13 (8.61%) Business Development
8 13 (8.61%) Degree
8 13 (8.61%) MS Project
9 12 (7.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (7.95%) Waterfall
10 11 (7.28%) Mobile App
10 11 (7.28%) MS Excel
10 11 (7.28%) Microsoft
11 9 (5.96%) Risk Management
11 9 (5.96%) .NET
11 9 (5.96%) Business Analysis
11 9 (5.96%) Scrum
12 8 (5.30%) MS Office
12 8 (5.30%) ERP
12 8 (5.30%) PMP
13 7 (4.64%) PRINCE
13 7 (4.64%) E-Commerce
13 7 (4.64%) CRM
13 7 (4.64%) SharePoint
13 7 (4.64%) Security Cleared

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (4.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.32%) Lync
2 2 (1.32%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (8.61%) MS Project
2 11 (7.28%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.30%) MS Office
4 4 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.66%) Magento
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) SAN
1 2 (1.32%) DHCP
1 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.32%) DNS
2 1 (0.66%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) JIRA
2 1 (0.66%) NUnit
2 1 (0.66%) TestComplete
General
1 67 (44.37%) Finance
2 19 (12.58%) Retail
3 13 (8.61%) Banking
4 6 (3.97%) Publishing
5 4 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.99%) Advertising
6 3 (1.99%) Marketing
7 2 (1.32%) Automotive
7 2 (1.32%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.66%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.66%) Games
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
8 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.96%) .NET
2 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.99%) Middleware
3 3 (1.99%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.66%) Web Services
4 1 (0.66%) RESTful
4 1 (0.66%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.28%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.97%) PMI
3 4 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.32%) FMCG
4 2 (1.32%) Informatics
4 2 (1.32%) NHS
5 1 (0.66%) Statistics
5 1 (0.66%) Economics
5 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.66%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.31%) Windows
2 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (72.19%) Project Management
2 67 (44.37%) PRINCE2
3 51 (33.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (13.91%) Change Management
5 17 (11.26%) ITIL
6 13 (8.61%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (8.61%) Business Development
7 12 (7.95%) Waterfall
8 9 (5.96%) Risk Management
8 9 (5.96%) Business Analysis
8 9 (5.96%) Scrum
9 8 (5.30%) ERP
10 7 (4.64%) PRINCE
10 7 (4.64%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.64%) CRM
11 6 (3.97%) Document Management
11 6 (3.97%) Project Planning
11 6 (3.97%) Web Design
12 5 (3.31%) Matrix Management
13 4 (2.65%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.97%) C#
2 2 (1.32%) SQL
3 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.66%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (9.27%) PMI Certification
2 13 (8.61%) Degree
3 12 (7.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (5.30%) PMP
5 7 (4.64%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (3.31%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.66%) MBA
8 1 (0.66%) HNC
8 1 (0.66%) HND
8 1 (0.66%) ACCA
8 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.32%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Foglight
Vendors
1 11 (7.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.97%) Oracle
3 5 (3.31%) VMware
3 5 (3.31%) SAP
4 4 (2.65%) Citrix
4 4 (2.65%) Fujitsu
5 3 (1.99%) Remedy
5 3 (1.99%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco
7 1 (0.66%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.66%) MKS
7 1 (0.66%) CA
7 1 (0.66%) Sage
7 1 (0.66%) Imperva
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