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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 144 145 138
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 27 51 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.82% 1.27% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.32% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26 47 41
Average salary £46,750 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.57% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
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
3167 3875 3579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.17% 96.35% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2622 3325 3120
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 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 8 February 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
Cheadle - 5 £46,000 -
IT Project Manager
North West

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 50 (63.29%) Project Management
2 37 (46.84%) PRINCE2
3 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (34.18%) Finance
5 20 (25.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (21.52%) Change Management
7 15 (18.99%) SDLC
8 13 (16.46%) Software Delivery
8 13 (16.46%) MS Project
8 13 (16.46%) ITIL
8 13 (16.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (15.19%) Project Planning
10 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
11 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
11 9 (11.39%) Scrum
12 8 (10.13%) Business Transformation
12 8 (10.13%) Supplier Management
13 7 (8.86%) Project Governance
13 7 (8.86%) SaaS
13 7 (8.86%) MS Office
13 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
14 6 (7.59%) .NET
14 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
14 6 (7.59%) Degree
14 6 (7.59%) Matrix Management
15 5 (6.33%) Requirements Analysis
15 5 (6.33%) CRM
16 4 (5.06%) E-Commerce
16 4 (5.06%) BPR

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (16.46%) MS Project
2 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
3 7 (8.86%) MS Office
4 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) SaaS
2 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) WAN
General
1 27 (34.18%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) Electronics
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Law
5 1 (1.27%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.53%) Fintech
2 2 (2.53%) PMI
3 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.27%) FMCG
3 1 (1.27%) iPad
3 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.27%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (63.29%) Project Management
2 37 (46.84%) PRINCE2
3 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (25.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (21.52%) Change Management
6 15 (18.99%) SDLC
7 13 (16.46%) ITIL
7 13 (16.46%) Software Delivery
8 12 (15.19%) Project Planning
8 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (11.39%) Scrum
10 8 (10.13%) Business Transformation
10 8 (10.13%) Supplier Management
11 7 (8.86%) Project Governance
12 6 (7.59%) Matrix Management
12 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
13 5 (6.33%) CRM
13 5 (6.33%) Requirements Analysis
14 4 (5.06%) BPR
14 4 (5.06%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.80%) Java
2 2 (2.53%) SQL
3 1 (1.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (7.59%) Degree
3 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.27%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) PMBOK
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle
3 1 (1.27%) Twitter
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