The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 21 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 371 313 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.17% 8.36% 8.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.82% 10.65% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 305 265 291
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +9.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Project Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3430 2939 3072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.80% 78.46% 81.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2805 2517 2681
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +14 25 £46,750 +31.69% 1
Bolton +11 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Salford +7 12 £21,500 -38.57% 1
Stockport -1 10 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Bury -5 6 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Cheadle +4 4 £39,250 -
Rochdale -10 4 £45,000 -15.88%
Oldham - 4 £45,500 -
Wigan -8 2 £48,750 -1.01% 1
Heywood 0 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 195 (24.84%) Finance
2 175 (22.29%) PRINCE2
3 167 (21.27%) Degree
4 165 (21.02%) Microsoft
5 155 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
6 152 (19.36%) SQL Server
7 136 (17.32%) SQL
8 130 (16.56%) .NET
9 119 (15.16%) MS Excel
10 116 (14.78%) Windows
11 114 (14.52%) C#
12 96 (12.23%) Mentoring
13 95 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
14 87 (11.08%) ITIL
15 85 (10.83%) HTML
16 75 (9.55%) QA
17 74 (9.43%) JavaScript
18 72 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
19 71 (9.04%) Service Delivery
20 68 (8.66%) Marketing
21 66 (8.41%) Business Analysis
22 65 (8.28%) Banking
22 65 (8.28%) ASP.NET
23 63 (8.03%) E-Commerce
24 58 (7.39%) Java
25 55 (7.01%) XML
26 53 (6.75%) MS Project
27 47 (5.99%) VB.NET
27 47 (5.99%) Retail
28 45 (5.73%) PRINCE

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 36 (4.59%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.27%) Drupal
4 9 (1.15%) IIS
4 9 (1.15%) WordPress
4 9 (1.15%) Node.js
5 6 (0.76%) CMS
6 3 (0.38%) MS Project Server
6 3 (0.38%) SAS
6 3 (0.38%) Lync
7 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.13%) Apache
8 1 (0.13%) FileNet
8 1 (0.13%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 119 (15.16%) MS Excel
2 53 (6.75%) MS Project
3 44 (5.61%) MS Office
4 11 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.64%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.66%) Magento
2 11 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.40%) SAP MM
3 9 (1.15%) Tridion
4 6 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.51%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.51%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.51%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.38%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (0.25%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.25%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.13%) Line 500
8 1 (0.13%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.68%) Office 365
3 11 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.15%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.89%) SaaS
6 2 (0.25%) GitHub
6 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.44%) Internet
2 26 (3.31%) Firewall
3 18 (2.29%) WAN
4 17 (2.17%) LAN
5 10 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (1.27%) VoIP
6 8 (1.02%) WAAS
7 7 (0.89%) VLAN
7 7 (0.89%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.76%) iSCSI
8 6 (0.76%) Intranet
8 6 (0.76%) Wireless
8 6 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (0.64%) SAN
10 4 (0.51%) MPLS
10 4 (0.51%) Broadband
10 4 (0.51%) DECT
11 3 (0.38%) NGN
11 3 (0.38%) DHCP
11 3 (0.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (19.36%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 28 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (3.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (2.55%) MySQL
7 13 (1.66%) MongoDB
8 12 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (0.76%) Big Data
11 6 (0.76%) OLTP
12 5 (0.64%) QlikView
12 5 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.38%) OLAP
13 3 (0.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 3 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (1.27%) LSMW
2 9 (1.15%) Subversion
3 8 (1.02%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.02%) JIRA
4 7 (0.89%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.89%) SpecFlow
5 4 (0.51%) RequisitePro
5 4 (0.51%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.25%) NetBeans
6 2 (0.25%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.25%) TestPartner
7 1 (0.13%) Maven
7 1 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
General
1 195 (24.84%) Finance
2 68 (8.66%) Marketing
3 65 (8.28%) Banking
4 47 (5.99%) Retail
5 31 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.42%) Games
7 17 (2.17%) Back Office
8 14 (1.78%) Front Office
8 14 (1.78%) Advertising
9 12 (1.53%) Legal
10 11 (1.40%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.89%) Automotive
12 5 (0.64%) Law
13 3 (0.38%) Billing
14 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.25%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.13%) German Language
15 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 224 (28.54%) Project Manager
2 130 (16.56%) Developer
3 95 (12.10%) Analyst
4 71 (9.04%) Consultant
5 50 (6.37%) Architect
6 45 (5.73%) Software Developer
7 44 (5.61%) Business Analyst
8 35 (4.46%) C# Developer
9 34 (4.33%) .NET Developer
10 32 (4.08%) Senior Manager
11 31 (3.95%) Senior Developer
11 31 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
12 28 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
12 28 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
12 28 (3.57%) Team Leader
13 27 (3.44%) Software Manager
13 27 (3.44%) Implementation Consultant
14 25 (3.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 23 (2.93%) .NET Software Developer
15 23 (2.93%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (16.56%) .NET
2 85 (10.83%) HTML
3 65 (8.28%) ASP.NET
4 55 (7.01%) XML
5 40 (5.10%) Web Services
6 39 (4.97%) CSS
7 36 (4.59%) AngularJS
8 28 (3.57%) HTML5
9 27 (3.44%) XSLT
10 25 (3.18%) jQuery
11 24 (3.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 24 (3.06%) RESTful
12 20 (2.55%) .NET Framework
13 18 (2.29%) WCF
14 15 (1.91%) WPF
15 13 (1.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (1.40%) LINQ
17 10 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 10 (1.27%) KnockoutJS
17 10 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 95 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (4.46%) Management Information System
3 22 (2.80%) Social Media
4 21 (2.68%) NHS
4 21 (2.68%) PMI
5 20 (2.55%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.53%) Informatics
8 10 (1.27%) User Experience
8 10 (1.27%) Open Source
8 10 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.15%) CMDB
9 9 (1.15%) FMCG
9 9 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.89%) Tandem
10 7 (0.89%) Statistics
10 7 (0.89%) N-Tier
10 7 (0.89%) Smart Meter
11 6 (0.76%) FlexPod
11 6 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 116 (14.78%) Windows
2 19 (2.42%) UNIX
3 18 (2.29%) Linux
4 13 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.02%) Windows Phone
6 8 (1.02%) Android
7 5 (0.64%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.51%) Windows 2000
8 4 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (22.29%) PRINCE2
2 155 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (12.23%) Mentoring
4 87 (11.08%) ITIL
5 72 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 71 (9.04%) Service Delivery
7 66 (8.41%) Business Analysis
8 63 (8.03%) E-Commerce
9 45 (5.73%) PRINCE
10 43 (5.48%) Risk Management
10 43 (5.48%) Scrum
10 43 (5.48%) Web Development
11 42 (5.35%) Software Engineering
12 41 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
13 40 (5.10%) ERP
14 35 (4.46%) Change Management
14 35 (4.46%) Requirements Analysis
14 35 (4.46%) Digital Marketing
15 29 (3.69%) OO
15 29 (3.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 136 (17.32%) SQL
2 114 (14.52%) C#
3 74 (9.43%) JavaScript
4 58 (7.39%) Java
5 47 (5.99%) VB.NET
6 35 (4.46%) T-SQL
7 27 (3.44%) C
8 23 (2.93%) PHP
9 12 (1.53%) VB
10 11 (1.40%) C++
11 7 (0.89%) TypeScript
12 6 (0.76%) Perl
13 5 (0.64%) VBScript
13 5 (0.64%) Python
14 4 (0.51%) Ada
15 3 (0.38%) VBA
16 2 (0.25%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.13%) COBOL
17 1 (0.13%) SAS Macro
17 1 (0.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 167 (21.27%) Degree
2 28 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 27 (3.44%) PMI Certification
4 24 (3.06%) ISEB
5 20 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.66%) CCNA
8 12 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (1.53%) ISTQB
9 10 (1.27%) APMP
10 9 (1.15%) MCSE
11 8 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (1.02%) ACCA
12 7 (0.89%) HND
12 7 (0.89%) CIMA
13 6 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (0.76%) HNC
13 6 (0.76%) PMP
14 5 (0.64%) SC Cleared
14 5 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (9.55%) QA
2 19 (2.42%) SLA
3 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.38%) P3O
5 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.13%) HL7
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.15%) Hyper-V
2 9 (1.15%) XenDesktop
3 7 (0.89%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.64%) vSphere
5 2 (0.25%) XenApp
6 1 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (0.25%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (0.25%) Nagios
2 1 (0.13%) WSUS
2 1 (0.13%) SCOM
2 1 (0.13%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 165 (21.02%) Microsoft
2 37 (4.71%) Oracle
3 35 (4.46%) SAP
4 26 (3.31%) Citrix
5 24 (3.06%) Cisco
6 17 (2.17%) VMware
7 12 (1.53%) HP
8 10 (1.27%) Business Objects
8 10 (1.27%) IBM
8 10 (1.27%) NetApp
9 9 (1.15%) EPiServer
9 9 (1.15%) 3PAR
9 9 (1.15%) hybris
9 9 (1.15%) Twilio
10 8 (1.02%) Ipanema Technologies
11 6 (0.76%) SYSPRO
11 6 (0.76%) CheckPoint
11 6 (0.76%) Sage
11 6 (0.76%) Dell
11 6 (0.76%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: Varied
Posted: 10 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 15% bonus, flexi-benfits, pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Flexible Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + attractive benefits and extensive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
beITrecruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + attractive benefits, 30 days holid
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000+ PA depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 6 days ago