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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 19 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 400 321 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.97% 7.92% 9.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.28% 10.07% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 309 281 312
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £30,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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
3258 3187 3010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.23% 78.59% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2627 2732 2632
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 £26,500 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,550 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +13 24 £46,750 +24.66% 6
Stockport +3 18 £40,000 - 1
Salford +9 9 £47,500 +21.79% 4
Bolton +4 9 £35,000 -14.11%
Wigan - 8 £35,000 -
Rochdale -8 4 £42,000 -7.69% 1
Oldham +11 1 £39,500 +18.79%
Bury - 1 £30,500 - 2
Cheadle - 1 £47,500 -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 188 (22.79%) PRINCE2
2 178 (21.58%) Finance
3 176 (21.33%) Degree
4 165 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 162 (19.64%) SQL Server
6 145 (17.58%) .NET
7 143 (17.33%) SQL
8 133 (16.12%) C#
9 129 (15.64%) Windows
10 120 (14.55%) MS Excel
11 88 (10.67%) HTML
12 86 (10.42%) ITIL
13 84 (10.18%) Agile Software Development
14 81 (9.82%) Marketing
15 72 (8.73%) QA
15 72 (8.73%) E-Commerce
16 71 (8.61%) ASP.NET
16 71 (8.61%) Service Delivery
17 69 (8.36%) JavaScript
18 62 (7.52%) XML
18 62 (7.52%) Banking
19 59 (7.15%) Stakeholder Management
20 57 (6.91%) VB.NET
21 55 (6.67%) Business Analysis
22 54 (6.55%) Retail
23 51 (6.18%) Java
24 50 (6.06%) MS Project
25 48 (5.82%) PRINCE
25 48 (5.82%) Software Engineering
25 48 (5.82%) Digital Marketing

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (3.15%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.94%) MS Exchange
3 12 (1.45%) IIS
4 11 (1.33%) Drupal
5 10 (1.21%) CMS
6 9 (1.09%) WordPress
7 5 (0.61%) Node.js
8 3 (0.36%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.36%) Lync
9 2 (0.24%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.12%) FileNet
10 1 (0.12%) SAS
10 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.12%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.12%) Confluence
Applications
1 120 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 50 (6.06%) MS Project
3 39 (4.73%) MS Office
4 11 (1.33%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.73%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.70%) Magento
2 9 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.85%) SAP MM
3 7 (0.85%) SAP Business One
3 7 (0.85%) Sage 200
4 5 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.48%) Tridion
6 3 (0.36%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 3 (0.36%) Line 500
7 2 (0.24%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.12%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.12%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.82%) Office 365
3 9 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.61%) Amazon S3
4 5 (0.61%) SaaS
5 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.88%) Internet
2 24 (2.91%) WAN
3 23 (2.79%) Firewall
4 20 (2.42%) LAN
5 12 (1.45%) SAN
6 11 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (1.21%) VoIP
7 10 (1.21%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.21%) MPLS
8 7 (0.85%) Ethernet
8 7 (0.85%) VLAN
8 7 (0.85%) NAS
9 6 (0.73%) iSCSI
9 6 (0.73%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (0.73%) VPN
10 5 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.61%) Wireless
10 5 (0.61%) DNS
10 5 (0.61%) DHCP
10 5 (0.61%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
2 37 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (4.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 28 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 28 (3.39%) MySQL
6 14 (1.70%) OLTP
7 12 (1.45%) QlikView
7 12 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (0.97%) Big Data
8 8 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (0.85%) MongoDB
10 6 (0.73%) OLAP
11 4 (0.48%) Pentaho
11 4 (0.48%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.48%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (0.48%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 13 (1.58%) Visual Studio
1 13 (1.58%) Subversion
2 12 (1.45%) JIRA
3 8 (0.97%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.85%) LSMW
4 7 (0.85%) SpecFlow
5 4 (0.48%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.36%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.24%) TestPartner
7 2 (0.24%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.12%) MSI
8 1 (0.12%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.12%) Trac
General
1 178 (21.58%) Finance
2 81 (9.82%) Marketing
3 62 (7.52%) Banking
4 54 (6.55%) Retail
5 31 (3.76%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.67%) Games
7 18 (2.18%) Legal
8 17 (2.06%) Advertising
9 12 (1.45%) Back Office
10 9 (1.09%) Front Office
11 8 (0.97%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.73%) Automotive
13 5 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.48%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.48%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.36%) Billing
16 2 (0.24%) General Ledger
17 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.12%) Law
17 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 234 (28.36%) Project Manager
2 140 (16.97%) Developer
3 96 (11.64%) Analyst
4 68 (8.24%) Consultant
5 62 (7.52%) Architect
6 45 (5.45%) Senior Developer
6 45 (5.45%) C# Developer
7 43 (5.21%) Business Analyst
8 42 (5.09%) Software Developer
8 42 (5.09%) .NET Developer
9 31 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 30 (3.64%) Team Leader
11 28 (3.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 28 (3.39%) Delivery Manager
12 26 (3.15%) Infrastructure Manager
13 25 (3.03%) C# Software Developer
13 25 (3.03%) .NET Software Developer
14 24 (2.91%) IT Project Manager
15 23 (2.79%) Software Manager
15 23 (2.79%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (17.58%) .NET
2 88 (10.67%) HTML
3 71 (8.61%) ASP.NET
4 62 (7.52%) XML
5 44 (5.33%) CSS
6 29 (3.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 28 (3.39%) Web Services
8 27 (3.27%) jQuery
9 25 (3.03%) .NET Framework
10 24 (2.91%) AngularJS
11 20 (2.42%) WCF
11 20 (2.42%) XSLT
12 17 (2.06%) RESTful
13 16 (1.94%) XHTML
14 15 (1.82%) WPF
15 13 (1.58%) LINQ
15 13 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (1.45%) HTML5
16 12 (1.45%) Ajax
17 11 (1.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (4.85%) Management Information System
2 29 (3.52%) Social Media
3 25 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 20 (2.42%) PMI
5 14 (1.70%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.58%) Statistics
6 13 (1.58%) Open Source
7 12 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.33%) NHS
9 9 (1.09%) N-Tier
9 9 (1.09%) Tandem
10 8 (0.97%) CMDB
11 7 (0.85%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.85%) Replication
11 7 (0.85%) Animation
11 7 (0.85%) Informatics
11 7 (0.85%) Smart Meter
12 6 (0.73%) FlexPod
12 6 (0.73%) CLARiiON
13 5 (0.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 129 (15.64%) Windows
2 20 (2.42%) Linux
3 17 (2.06%) UNIX
4 7 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.73%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.61%) Android
6 5 (0.61%) Windows Phone
6 5 (0.61%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.48%) Windows 2000
7 4 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (22.79%) PRINCE2
2 86 (10.42%) ITIL
3 84 (10.18%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (8.73%) E-Commerce
5 71 (8.61%) Service Delivery
6 59 (7.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 48 (5.82%) PRINCE
8 48 (5.82%) Software Engineering
8 48 (5.82%) Digital Marketing
9 47 (5.70%) ERP
10 46 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
11 43 (5.21%) Change Management
12 41 (4.97%) Scrum
13 36 (4.36%) Requirements Analysis
14 35 (4.24%) Business Development
14 35 (4.24%) OO
15 33 (4.00%) Data Architecture
16 32 (3.88%) Risk Management
17 31 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 143 (17.33%) SQL
2 133 (16.12%) C#
3 69 (8.36%) JavaScript
4 57 (6.91%) VB.NET
5 51 (6.18%) Java
6 34 (4.12%) T-SQL
7 26 (3.15%) C
7 26 (3.15%) PHP
8 16 (1.94%) VB
9 9 (1.09%) C++
10 7 (0.85%) TypeScript
11 6 (0.73%) VBScript
12 4 (0.48%) Perl
12 4 (0.48%) Ada
13 3 (0.36%) VBA
13 3 (0.36%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.24%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.24%) Python
15 1 (0.12%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.12%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 176 (21.33%) Degree
2 32 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 28 (3.39%) PMI Certification
4 24 (2.91%) ISEB
5 19 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.58%) MCSE
7 13 (1.58%) ISTQB
8 12 (1.45%) APMP
8 12 (1.45%) HNC
8 12 (1.45%) HND
9 11 (1.33%) PMP
9 11 (1.33%) CCNA
10 9 (1.09%) SC Cleared
10 9 (1.09%) Security Cleared
10 9 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (0.97%) ACCA
12 7 (0.85%) CIMA
12 7 (0.85%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.73%) QA
2 21 (2.55%) SLA
3 14 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.36%) P3O
5 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.12%) COBIT
6 1 (0.12%) COSO
6 1 (0.12%) HL7
6 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.21%) vSphere
3 9 (1.09%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.09%) XenDesktop
4 7 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.61%) VMware Server
6 4 (0.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (0.24%) XenApp
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (0.24%) Nagios
3 1 (0.12%) WSUS
3 1 (0.12%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 165 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 44 (5.33%) Oracle
3 30 (3.64%) VMware
4 27 (3.27%) SAP
4 27 (3.27%) Cisco
5 25 (3.03%) Citrix
6 22 (2.67%) NetApp
6 22 (2.67%) HP
7 18 (2.18%) EMC
8 17 (2.06%) IBM
9 14 (1.70%) 3PAR
10 12 (1.45%) Tableau
11 11 (1.33%) Sage
12 10 (1.21%) Dell
12 10 (1.21%) Hitachi
13 9 (1.09%) BMC
14 7 (0.85%) Pegasus
14 7 (0.85%) CheckPoint
14 7 (0.85%) Epicor
15 5 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000-£55,000+ PA Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum £90k & Bonus & Car Allowance & Flex
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £26000 - £37000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum generous bonus + other bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago