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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 43 56 39
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 90 68 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.25% 3.82% 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.48% 3.98% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 64 44 68
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 £40,650 £39,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,750 £55,750
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
1642 1707 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.74% 95.90% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1352 1342
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
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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 +14 30 £50,000 +2.04% 2
Chester +1 15 £53,750 +19.44% 3
Crewe -4 8 £50,000 -
Knutsford - 6 £50,000 - 1
Wilmslow -1 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Northwich - 2 - -
Macclesfield +2 1 £21,000 -50.58% 2
Widnes -3 1 - -
Alderley Edge - 1 - - 2
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 113 (57.07%) Project Management
2 109 (55.05%) PRINCE2
3 71 (35.86%) Finance
4 64 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (24.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (18.69%) MS Project
7 34 (17.17%) MS Excel
8 29 (14.65%) Risk Management
9 26 (13.13%) Microsoft
10 25 (12.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 25 (12.63%) Software Delivery
10 25 (12.63%) SDLC
11 24 (12.12%) PMI Certification
12 21 (10.61%) Change Management
12 21 (10.61%) Scrum
13 19 (9.60%) PMP
14 18 (9.09%) Billing
14 18 (9.09%) Project Planning
15 17 (8.59%) ITIL
16 16 (8.08%) Programme Management
17 15 (7.58%) VMware
17 15 (7.58%) MS Office
17 15 (7.58%) Resource Management
18 14 (7.07%) Waterfall
18 14 (7.07%) SQL Server
19 13 (6.57%) Retail
19 13 (6.57%) E-Commerce
19 13 (6.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 12 (6.06%) Change Control
20 12 (6.06%) Portfolio Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.01%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 37 (18.69%) MS Project
2 34 (17.17%) MS Excel
3 15 (7.58%) MS Office
4 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.02%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (2.02%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.01%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) SaaS
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.06%) SAN
1 12 (6.06%) Firewall
2 7 (3.54%) Wireless
3 1 (0.51%) Internet
3 1 (0.51%) Broadband
3 1 (0.51%) LAN
3 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.01%) Big Data
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 71 (35.86%) Finance
2 18 (9.09%) Billing
3 13 (6.57%) Retail
4 11 (5.56%) Legal
4 11 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 9 (4.55%) Banking
6 8 (4.04%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.54%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.02%) Local Government
9 2 (1.01%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.01%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.01%) Automotive
10 1 (0.51%) Games
10 1 (0.51%) Back Office
10 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (1.01%) Web Services
2 2 (1.01%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.51%) SignalR
3 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.04%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.54%) PMI
3 7 (3.54%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.53%) GIS
5 4 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.02%) Life Science
6 2 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.01%) Telematics
6 2 (1.01%) User Experience
7 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.51%) Online Games
7 1 (0.51%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.54%) Android
1 7 (3.54%) Apple iOS
2 6 (3.03%) Windows
3 4 (2.02%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (57.07%) Project Management
2 109 (55.05%) PRINCE2
3 64 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (24.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (14.65%) Risk Management
6 25 (12.63%) Software Delivery
6 25 (12.63%) SDLC
7 21 (10.61%) Change Management
7 21 (10.61%) Scrum
8 18 (9.09%) Project Planning
9 17 (8.59%) ITIL
10 16 (8.08%) Programme Management
11 15 (7.58%) Resource Management
12 14 (7.07%) Waterfall
13 13 (6.57%) E-Commerce
14 12 (6.06%) Portfolio Management
14 12 (6.06%) Change Control
15 11 (5.56%) Product Management
15 11 (5.56%) Time Management
15 11 (5.56%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.03%) Java
2 2 (1.01%) PHP
2 2 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (12.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 24 (12.12%) PMI Certification
3 19 (9.60%) PMP
4 13 (6.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (5.05%) Degree
6 5 (2.53%) ISEB
7 4 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.01%) HND
9 1 (0.51%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 26 (13.13%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.58%) VMware
3 8 (4.04%) SAP
4 5 (2.53%) Oracle
5 2 (1.01%) NEC
5 2 (1.01%) Cisco
5 2 (1.01%) HP
5 2 (1.01%) Planview
6 1 (0.51%) Juniper
6 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.51%) BT
6 1 (0.51%) IBM
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