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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 140 144 178
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 49 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.22% 0.90% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.94% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 45 32 10
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,716
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £29,871
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £45,050
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
3809 3493 4140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.11% 94.84% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 3044 3675
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Stockport - 7 £40,000 -
Bolton - 2 £40,000 -
Rochdale - 1 £37,500 -
IT Project Manager
North West

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 51 (83.61%) PRINCE2
2 38 (62.30%) Finance
3 37 (60.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (57.38%) Project Management
5 26 (42.62%) Security Cleared
6 25 (40.98%) Banking
6 25 (40.98%) SC Cleared
6 25 (40.98%) People Management
7 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (34.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 20 (32.79%) Retail
10 18 (29.51%) Back Office
11 8 (13.11%) Degree
11 8 (13.11%) MS Project
11 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
12 7 (11.48%) ITIL
12 7 (11.48%) Matrix Management
12 7 (11.48%) Scrum
12 7 (11.48%) Waterfall
13 6 (9.84%) MS Office
13 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
14 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (8.20%) Change Management
14 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
14 5 (8.20%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (6.56%) Performance Management
15 4 (6.56%) ERP
16 3 (4.92%) CRM
16 3 (4.92%) .NET

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.64%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Project
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) LAN
1 1 (1.64%) VPN
1 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (62.30%) Finance
2 25 (40.98%) Banking
3 20 (32.79%) Retail
4 18 (29.51%) Back Office
5 2 (3.28%) Automotive
6 1 (1.64%) Advertising
6 1 (1.64%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.64%) PMI
3 1 (1.64%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (83.61%) PRINCE2
2 37 (60.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (57.38%) Project Management
4 25 (40.98%) People Management
5 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.48%) ITIL
6 7 (11.48%) Matrix Management
6 7 (11.48%) Scrum
6 7 (11.48%) Waterfall
7 5 (8.20%) Change Management
7 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
7 5 (8.20%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (6.56%) Performance Management
8 4 (6.56%) ERP
9 3 (4.92%) CRM
10 2 (3.28%) PRINCE
10 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.28%) Coaching
11 1 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.64%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (42.62%) Security Cleared
2 25 (40.98%) SC Cleared
3 21 (34.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (13.11%) Degree
5 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.28%) PMP
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle
2 1 (1.64%) SAP
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