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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 33 16 47
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 11 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.26% 10.09% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 10.36% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 0
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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
229 222 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 88.76% 97.37% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 170 179 151
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 23 (71.88%) Project Management
2 15 (46.88%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (31.25%) Banking
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.50%) MS Office
7 3 (9.38%) Change Management
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) PMP
7 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
7 3 (9.38%) Degree
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) Web Design
7 3 (9.38%) Cash Management
8 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
8 2 (6.25%) Straight-Through Processing
8 2 (6.25%) Migration
8 2 (6.25%) VMware
8 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
8 2 (6.25%) Publishing
8 2 (6.25%) QA
8 2 (6.25%) Matrix Management
8 2 (6.25%) FMCG
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.25%) Retail
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SAN
1 2 (6.25%) DHCP
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Publishing
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) FMCG
2 1 (3.13%) Economics
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Project Management
2 12 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Scrum
5 3 (9.38%) Web Design
5 3 (9.38%) Cash Management
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.25%) Straight-Through Processing
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Matrix Management
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) ERP
6 2 (6.25%) SEO
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.13%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) PMP
1 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ACCA
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) VMware
1 2 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) Remedy
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) CA
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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