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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 160 154 190
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 22 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 0.79% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.83% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 9
Average salary £44,000 £43,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.57% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,750 £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
3388 3749 3957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.63% 94.98% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2767 3103 3409
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +9 4 £40,000 - 1
Oldham +5 3 £43,500 +45.00% 1
IT Project Manager
North West

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 54 (79.41%) PRINCE2
2 44 (64.71%) Project Management
3 38 (55.88%) Finance
4 32 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (33.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 20 (29.41%) Security Cleared
7 19 (27.94%) SC Cleared
7 19 (27.94%) People Management
7 19 (27.94%) Banking
7 19 (27.94%) Retail
8 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 16 (23.53%) MS Project
9 16 (23.53%) Back Office
10 14 (20.59%) Scrum
11 13 (19.12%) Degree
12 12 (17.65%) Matrix Management
13 11 (16.18%) Software Delivery
14 10 (14.71%) ITIL
15 9 (13.24%) .NET
16 8 (11.76%) Project Planning
16 8 (11.76%) MS Office
16 8 (11.76%) Change Management
17 7 (10.29%) PRINCE
17 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
17 7 (10.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 7 (10.29%) Requirements Analysis
18 6 (8.82%) Java
18 6 (8.82%) Waterfall
19 5 (7.35%) Product Management

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (1.47%) MS Project Server
1 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (23.53%) MS Project
3 8 (11.76%) MS Office
4 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) LAN
1 1 (1.47%) VPN
1 1 (1.47%) Wireless
1 1 (1.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (55.88%) Finance
2 19 (27.94%) Banking
2 19 (27.94%) Retail
3 16 (23.53%) Back Office
4 2 (2.94%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.47%) PMI
2 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (79.41%) PRINCE2
2 44 (64.71%) Project Management
3 32 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (27.94%) People Management
5 14 (20.59%) Scrum
6 12 (17.65%) Matrix Management
7 11 (16.18%) Software Delivery
8 10 (14.71%) ITIL
9 8 (11.76%) Project Planning
9 8 (11.76%) Change Management
10 7 (10.29%) PRINCE
10 7 (10.29%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (8.82%) Waterfall
12 5 (7.35%) Product Management
12 5 (7.35%) OO
12 5 (7.35%) Performance Management
13 4 (5.88%) Risk Management
13 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
13 4 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) Java
2 2 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (33.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 20 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 19 (27.94%) SC Cleared
4 13 (19.12%) Degree
5 7 (10.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Google
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