The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Chester region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 27 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 3 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.27% 2.48% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 2.52% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
131 119 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 99.24% 98.35% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 91 105 160
Median salary £32,500 £36,875 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.86% -13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Fintech
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £33k - 40k per year + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago