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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 152 166 168
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 29 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.84% 0.69% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.72% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 26
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
3374 3496 3842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.66% 96.68% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2860 2853 3177
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
Stockport - 3 £35,000 - 2
IT Project Manager
North West

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 41 (71.93%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (68.42%) PRINCE2
3 37 (64.91%) Project Management
4 22 (38.60%) Finance
5 18 (31.58%) Change Management
6 14 (24.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (21.05%) Waterfall
7 12 (21.05%) SDLC
8 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
8 10 (17.54%) Project Planning
8 10 (17.54%) Data Centre
9 9 (15.79%) Software Delivery
9 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (15.79%) MS Project
9 9 (15.79%) Scrum
10 8 (14.04%) ITIL
10 8 (14.04%) Project Governance
11 7 (12.28%) Matrix Management
11 7 (12.28%) SaaS
11 7 (12.28%) Degree
12 6 (10.53%) MS Office
12 6 (10.53%) iPad
13 5 (8.77%) Retail
13 5 (8.77%) Requirements Analysis
14 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
14 4 (7.02%) CRM
14 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
14 4 (7.02%) Business Transformation

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.79%) MS Project
3 6 (10.53%) MS Office
4 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) LAN
1 1 (1.75%) WAN
1 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Law
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.53%) iPad
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) FMCG
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Linux
1 1 (1.75%) Unix
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
1 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (71.93%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (68.42%) PRINCE2
3 37 (64.91%) Project Management
4 18 (31.58%) Change Management
5 12 (21.05%) SDLC
5 12 (21.05%) Waterfall
6 10 (17.54%) Project Planning
7 9 (15.79%) Scrum
7 9 (15.79%) Software Delivery
7 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (14.04%) ITIL
8 8 (14.04%) Project Governance
9 7 (12.28%) Matrix Management
10 5 (8.77%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (7.02%) Business Transformation
11 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (7.02%) CRM
12 2 (3.51%) Analytics
12 2 (3.51%) Data Analytics
12 2 (3.51%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (12.28%) Degree
3 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) APMP
Vendors
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.51%) Twitter
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco
2 1 (1.75%) Citrix
2 1 (1.75%) Guidewire
2 1 (1.75%) SAP
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago