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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 29 28 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 6 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.37% 7.27% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 7.60% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 12
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +19.44%
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
167 263 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 93.82% 95.64% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 123 194 237
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 £21,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 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 17 April 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Chester

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Data Management
6 3 (20.00%) Apache Flex
6 3 (20.00%) General Ledger
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
6 3 (20.00%) Retail
6 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
6 3 (20.00%) UML
6 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) MS Project
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (6.67%) Waterfall

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (6.67%) SignalR
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (26.67%) Data Management
3 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (20.00%) UML
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
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