The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 32 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 15 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.38% 5.02% 9.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.64% 5.42% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 20
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £41,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
226 240 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 96.17% 92.66% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 122 170 167
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Chester region.

Project Manager Salary Trend in Chester

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Chester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Chester

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 12 (54.55%) PRINCE2
1 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) Project Management
3 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (36.36%) PMP
4 8 (36.36%) PMI Certification
4 8 (36.36%) SDLC
5 7 (31.82%) Use Case
5 7 (31.82%) Change Management
6 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 4 (18.18%) Web Development
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
7 3 (13.64%) MS Project
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security
8 2 (9.09%) Apache Flex
8 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
8 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL
8 2 (9.09%) UML
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco
8 2 (9.09%) VMware
8 2 (9.09%) Banking
8 2 (9.09%) Retail
8 2 (9.09%) General Ledger
8 2 (9.09%) Local Government

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Project
1 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) General Ledger
2 2 (9.09%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Apache Flex
2 1 (4.55%) SignalR
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) PRINCE2
1 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) Project Management
3 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (36.36%) SDLC
5 7 (31.82%) Use Case
5 7 (31.82%) Change Management
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) Web Development
6 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL
8 2 (9.09%) UML
8 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
9 1 (4.55%) Financial Analysis
9 1 (4.55%) CRM
9 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) PMP
1 8 (36.36%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco
1 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Juniper
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