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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 146 148 179
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 38 36 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.97% 0.95% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.00% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 7
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £29,483
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £52,500
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
3721 3593 3912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.36% 94.48% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3130 3069 3389
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
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 3 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 3 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
Bolton - 2 £40,000 -
Oldham - 1 £55,000 -
Stockport - 1 £40,000 -
IT Project Manager
North West

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 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 57 (82.61%) PRINCE2
2 42 (60.87%) Project Management
3 40 (57.97%) Finance
4 38 (55.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (37.68%) Security Cleared
7 25 (36.23%) SC Cleared
7 25 (36.23%) Banking
7 25 (36.23%) People Management
8 23 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 20 (28.99%) Retail
10 18 (26.09%) Back Office
11 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
11 12 (17.39%) Degree
12 11 (15.94%) MS Project
13 10 (14.49%) Matrix Management
13 10 (14.49%) Scrum
14 8 (11.59%) ITIL
14 8 (11.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (10.14%) Waterfall
16 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
16 6 (8.70%) MS Office
16 6 (8.70%) .NET
16 6 (8.70%) Change Management
16 6 (8.70%) PRINCE
17 5 (7.25%) Java
17 5 (7.25%) Project Planning
17 5 (7.25%) Requirements Analysis
17 5 (7.25%) Performance Management

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (1.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.94%) MS Project
3 6 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) LAN
1 1 (1.45%) VPN
1 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (57.97%) Finance
2 25 (36.23%) Banking
3 20 (28.99%) Retail
4 18 (26.09%) Back Office
5 2 (2.90%) Electronics
5 2 (2.90%) Automotive
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.45%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (82.61%) PRINCE2
2 42 (60.87%) Project Management
3 38 (55.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (36.23%) People Management
6 10 (14.49%) Matrix Management
6 10 (14.49%) Scrum
7 8 (11.59%) ITIL
8 7 (10.14%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.70%) PRINCE
9 6 (8.70%) Change Management
10 5 (7.25%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (7.25%) Project Planning
10 5 (7.25%) Performance Management
11 4 (5.80%) Product Management
11 4 (5.80%) ERP
11 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.80%) OO
12 2 (2.90%) CRM
12 2 (2.90%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.25%) Java
2 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (37.68%) Security Cleared
2 25 (36.23%) SC Cleared
3 23 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (17.39%) Degree
5 8 (11.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (4.35%) PMI Certification
6 3 (4.35%) VCP4
7 2 (2.90%) PMP
Vendors
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago