The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 18 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 389 322 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.85% 7.74% 8.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.23% 9.85% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 292 283 297
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,583 £30,000 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,889 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3182 3269 2941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 80.60% 78.56% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2568 2815 2569
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Project Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the Manchester region.

Project Management Salary Trend in Manchester

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Project Management Salary Histogram in Manchester

Project Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Altrincham +7 24 £46,000 +26.89% 5
Stockport +4 21 £40,000 +5.96% 3
Salford +5 9 £47,500 +21.79% 1
Wigan - 9 £26,573 -
Bolton +6 7 £35,000 -15.66% 2
Rochdale -8 3 £39,000 -14.28% 1
Oldham +14 2 £34,750 +4.51%
Bury - 1 £30,500 - 1
Cheadle - 1 £47,500 -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 189 (22.69%) PRINCE2
2 178 (21.37%) Degree
3 172 (20.65%) Finance
4 162 (19.45%) Microsoft
5 158 (18.97%) SQL Server
6 148 (17.77%) SQL
7 138 (16.57%) .NET
8 135 (16.21%) C#
9 123 (14.77%) Windows
10 120 (14.41%) MS Excel
11 90 (10.80%) ITIL
12 88 (10.56%) Agile Software Development
13 87 (10.44%) HTML
14 81 (9.72%) Marketing
15 74 (8.88%) Service Delivery
16 72 (8.64%) E-Commerce
17 70 (8.40%) ASP.NET
18 69 (8.28%) JavaScript
19 66 (7.92%) QA
20 65 (7.80%) XML
21 61 (7.32%) Banking
22 58 (6.96%) VB.NET
23 57 (6.84%) Business Analysis
24 56 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
25 55 (6.60%) Retail
26 52 (6.24%) Java
27 51 (6.12%) Digital Marketing
28 49 (5.88%) MS Project
28 49 (5.88%) ERP
28 49 (5.88%) Business Intelligence

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (3.12%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 13 (1.56%) Drupal
4 12 (1.44%) IIS
5 11 (1.32%) WordPress
6 10 (1.20%) CMS
7 4 (0.48%) Lync
8 3 (0.36%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.24%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.24%) Node.js
9 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.12%) SAS
10 1 (0.12%) FileNet
10 1 (0.12%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.12%) Confluence
Applications
1 120 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 49 (5.88%) MS Project
3 41 (4.92%) MS Office
4 11 (1.32%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.84%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (2.04%) Magento
2 9 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.84%) Sage 200
3 7 (0.84%) SAP Business One
4 6 (0.72%) SAP MM
5 5 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.48%) Tridion
7 3 (0.36%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 3 (0.36%) Line 500
8 2 (0.24%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.12%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.12%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.12%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.68%) Office 365
3 9 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.60%) SaaS
5 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.72%) Internet
2 25 (3.00%) WAN
3 23 (2.76%) Firewall
4 21 (2.52%) LAN
5 12 (1.44%) VoIP
5 12 (1.44%) SAN
6 11 (1.32%) TCP/IP
6 11 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (1.20%) MPLS
8 7 (0.84%) VLAN
8 7 (0.84%) Ethernet
8 7 (0.84%) NAS
9 6 (0.72%) iSCSI
9 6 (0.72%) VPN
9 6 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (0.60%) NGN
10 5 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.60%) Wireless
10 5 (0.60%) DNS
10 5 (0.60%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (4.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (4.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 32 (3.84%) MySQL
6 28 (3.36%) Relational Database
7 15 (1.80%) OLTP
8 13 (1.56%) QlikView
9 12 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (1.08%) Big Data
11 8 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.84%) OLAP
13 6 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.60%) Spotfire
14 5 (0.60%) Oracle OLAP
14 5 (0.60%) Pentaho
14 5 (0.60%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (1.56%) Visual Studio
1 13 (1.56%) Subversion
1 13 (1.56%) JIRA
2 7 (0.84%) Git (software)
2 7 (0.84%) SpecFlow
3 6 (0.72%) LSMW
4 4 (0.48%) ClearCase
4 4 (0.48%) Rational Rose
5 2 (0.24%) TestPartner
5 2 (0.24%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.12%) MSI
6 1 (0.12%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.12%) Trac
General
1 172 (20.65%) Finance
2 81 (9.72%) Marketing
3 61 (7.32%) Banking
4 55 (6.60%) Retail
5 32 (3.84%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.76%) Games
7 21 (2.52%) Legal
8 16 (1.92%) Advertising
9 12 (1.44%) Back Office
10 9 (1.08%) Front Office
10 9 (1.08%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.48%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.48%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.36%) Billing
14 2 (0.24%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.12%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 234 (28.09%) Project Manager
2 137 (16.45%) Developer
3 97 (11.64%) Analyst
4 71 (8.52%) Consultant
5 63 (7.56%) Architect
6 46 (5.52%) Senior Developer
6 46 (5.52%) C# Developer
7 43 (5.16%) .NET Developer
7 43 (5.16%) Business Analyst
8 42 (5.04%) Software Developer
9 33 (3.96%) Delivery Manager
10 31 (3.72%) C# .NET Developer
11 29 (3.48%) Team Leader
12 28 (3.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 25 (3.00%) .NET Software Developer
13 25 (3.00%) C# Software Developer
13 25 (3.00%) IT Project Manager
13 25 (3.00%) Infrastructure Manager
14 23 (2.76%) Web Developer
15 22 (2.64%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (16.57%) .NET
2 87 (10.44%) HTML
3 70 (8.40%) ASP.NET
4 65 (7.80%) XML
5 43 (5.16%) CSS
6 32 (3.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 27 (3.24%) jQuery
8 23 (2.76%) .NET Framework
9 20 (2.40%) Web Services
9 20 (2.40%) XSLT
10 19 (2.28%) WCF
11 18 (2.16%) AngularJS
12 16 (1.92%) RESTful
12 16 (1.92%) XHTML
13 13 (1.56%) J2EE
13 13 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (1.56%) WPF
13 13 (1.56%) LINQ
13 13 (1.56%) Ajax
14 11 (1.32%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (4.92%) Management Information System
2 31 (3.72%) Social Media
3 25 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 19 (2.28%) PMI
5 15 (1.80%) Open Source
6 13 (1.56%) Statistics
7 12 (1.44%) NHS
7 12 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.32%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.08%) N-Tier
10 8 (0.96%) Tandem
10 8 (0.96%) CMDB
11 7 (0.84%) Animation
11 7 (0.84%) Informatics
11 7 (0.84%) Replication
11 7 (0.84%) Smart Meter
12 6 (0.72%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.72%) FlexPod
12 6 (0.72%) CLARiiON
13 5 (0.60%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 123 (14.77%) Windows
2 20 (2.40%) Linux
3 16 (1.92%) UNIX
4 7 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.72%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.48%) Windows 2000
7 4 (0.48%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.24%) Android
8 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (22.69%) PRINCE2
2 90 (10.80%) ITIL
3 88 (10.56%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (8.88%) Service Delivery
5 72 (8.64%) E-Commerce
6 57 (6.84%) Business Analysis
7 56 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 51 (6.12%) Digital Marketing
9 49 (5.88%) Software Engineering
9 49 (5.88%) ERP
9 49 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 49 (5.88%) PRINCE
10 44 (5.28%) Change Management
11 40 (4.80%) Scrum
12 37 (4.44%) Data Architecture
13 35 (4.20%) Requirements Analysis
13 35 (4.20%) Business Development
14 34 (4.08%) OO
15 32 (3.84%) Continuous Improvement
16 30 (3.60%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (17.77%) SQL
2 135 (16.21%) C#
3 69 (8.28%) JavaScript
4 58 (6.96%) VB.NET
5 52 (6.24%) Java
6 37 (4.44%) T-SQL
7 31 (3.72%) PHP
8 26 (3.12%) C
9 17 (2.04%) VB
10 8 (0.96%) C++
11 7 (0.84%) TypeScript
12 6 (0.72%) VBScript
13 4 (0.48%) Ada
13 4 (0.48%) Perl
14 3 (0.36%) VBA
14 3 (0.36%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.24%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.24%) Python
16 1 (0.12%) SAS Macro
16 1 (0.12%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 178 (21.37%) Degree
2 31 (3.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 27 (3.24%) PMI Certification
4 23 (2.76%) ISEB
5 21 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.56%) MCSE
7 13 (1.56%) ISTQB
8 12 (1.44%) APMP
8 12 (1.44%) HNC
8 12 (1.44%) HND
8 12 (1.44%) PMP
9 11 (1.32%) CCNA
10 10 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (1.20%) SC Cleared
10 10 (1.20%) Security Cleared
11 8 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (0.96%) ACCA
12 7 (0.84%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.92%) QA
2 22 (2.64%) SLA
3 15 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.36%) P3O
5 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.12%) COSO
6 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) COBIT
6 1 (0.12%) MiFID
6 1 (0.12%) EMIR
6 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 26 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.32%) XenDesktop
2 11 (1.32%) vSphere
3 10 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.08%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.60%) VMware Server
6 4 (0.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (0.48%) XenApp
7 2 (0.24%) XenServer
7 2 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (0.24%) Nagios
2 2 (0.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.12%) WSUS
3 1 (0.12%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 162 (19.45%) Microsoft
2 47 (5.64%) Oracle
3 32 (3.84%) VMware
4 27 (3.24%) SAP
4 27 (3.24%) Cisco
5 26 (3.12%) Citrix
6 22 (2.64%) HP
6 22 (2.64%) NetApp
7 18 (2.16%) EMC
8 17 (2.04%) IBM
9 14 (1.68%) 3PAR
10 13 (1.56%) Tableau
11 11 (1.32%) Hitachi
11 11 (1.32%) Sage
12 10 (1.20%) Dell
13 9 (1.08%) BMC
14 7 (0.84%) Pegasus
14 7 (0.84%) CheckPoint
14 7 (0.84%) Epicor
15 5 (0.60%) Business Objects
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable based on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum generous bonus + other bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago