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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 26 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 9 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.07% 5.65% 5.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.43% 5.83% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 13
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +48.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £39,750 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £64,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
203 223 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 91.86% 96.96% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 176 161 275
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £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 19 December 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Chester

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (65.00%) Project Management
2 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Data Management
6 3 (15.00%) Banking
7 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (10.00%) FMCG
7 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) Pair Programming
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) QA
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) MS Office
8 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Project Management
2 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Data Management
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Pair Programming
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.00%) ERP
7 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Workflow
7 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.00%) Release Management
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Sage
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
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