The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 161 153 183
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 31 35 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.81% 0.87% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.91% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 6
Average salary £47,500 £42,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.42% -11.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £36,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £68,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
IT Project Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3649 3828 3913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.65% 94.94% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2993 3201 3397
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

IT Project Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

IT Project Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham +13 2 £43,500 +45.00% 2
Bolton - 2 £40,000 -
IT Project Manager
North West

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 56 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 42 (60.00%) Project Management
3 38 (54.29%) Finance
4 36 (51.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (34.29%) Security Cleared
7 23 (32.86%) SC Cleared
7 23 (32.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 23 (32.86%) Banking
7 23 (32.86%) People Management
8 20 (28.57%) Retail
9 16 (22.86%) Back Office
10 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 13 (18.57%) MS Project
12 12 (17.14%) Degree
13 11 (15.71%) Scrum
14 10 (14.29%) Matrix Management
15 9 (12.86%) Software Delivery
16 8 (11.43%) Waterfall
16 8 (11.43%) ITIL
16 8 (11.43%) .NET
16 8 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
17 7 (10.00%) PRINCE
18 6 (8.57%) Change Management
18 6 (8.57%) Java
18 6 (8.57%) MS Office
18 6 (8.57%) Project Planning
18 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
19 5 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.43%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (18.57%) MS Project
3 6 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) LAN
1 1 (1.43%) VPN
1 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (54.29%) Finance
2 23 (32.86%) Banking
3 20 (28.57%) Retail
4 16 (22.86%) Back Office
5 2 (2.86%) Electronics
5 2 (2.86%) Automotive
6 1 (1.43%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) .NET
2 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.43%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 42 (60.00%) Project Management
3 36 (51.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (32.86%) People Management
6 11 (15.71%) Scrum
7 10 (14.29%) Matrix Management
8 9 (12.86%) Software Delivery
9 8 (11.43%) Waterfall
9 8 (11.43%) ITIL
10 7 (10.00%) PRINCE
11 6 (8.57%) Change Management
11 6 (8.57%) Project Planning
12 5 (7.14%) Performance Management
12 5 (7.14%) Product Management
12 5 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (7.14%) OO
13 4 (5.71%) ERP
13 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
14 3 (4.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) Java
2 1 (1.43%) C
2 1 (1.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 23 (32.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 23 (32.86%) SC Cleared
3 12 (17.14%) Degree
4 8 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle
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