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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 16 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 383 400 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.67% 9.97% 7.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.27% 11.94% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 325 309 281
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
3121 3349 3271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.98% 83.50% 80.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2590 2707 2810
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,631 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 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 +3 14 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Bolton +11 10 £30,250 -13.57%
Salford +7 10 £35,000 -26.31%
Wigan -2 6 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Altrincham -10 4 £35,000 -25.13%
Cheadle +5 3 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Rochdale +1 2 - -
Oldham -1 2 £38,750 -1.89%
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

1 261 (34.71%) PRINCE2
2 239 (31.78%) Finance
3 200 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
4 138 (18.35%) Degree
5 136 (18.09%) Microsoft
6 120 (15.96%) Business Analysis
7 118 (15.69%) ITIL
8 113 (15.03%) SQL Server
9 107 (14.23%) SQL
10 101 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 96 (12.77%) Scrum
12 92 (12.23%) Retail
12 92 (12.23%) MS Excel
13 91 (12.10%) .NET
14 77 (10.24%) Change Management
15 75 (9.97%) C#
16 73 (9.71%) Banking
17 72 (9.57%) Risk Management
17 72 (9.57%) Service Delivery
17 72 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
18 63 (8.38%) Oracle
19 62 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
20 61 (8.11%) MS Office
20 61 (8.11%) ASP.NET
21 58 (7.71%) Data Analysis
22 57 (7.58%) Service Management
23 55 (7.31%) Windows
24 54 (7.18%) SDLC
25 52 (6.91%) MS Project
25 52 (6.91%) Programme Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 31 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.73%) IIS
3 9 (1.20%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.20%) CMS
4 7 (0.93%) Umbraco
5 6 (0.80%) Drupal
6 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.40%) Confluence
7 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.40%) Sitefinity
7 3 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.40%) Joomla!
7 3 (0.40%) Alfresco
7 3 (0.40%) Immediacy CMS
7 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.27%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.27%) SAS
8 2 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 92 (12.23%) MS Excel
2 61 (8.11%) MS Office
3 52 (6.91%) MS Project
4 16 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.46%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.27%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.80%) Magento
3 5 (0.66%) Sage 50
3 5 (0.66%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.40%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.40%) Tridion
5 3 (0.40%) Agresso
5 3 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.27%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.27%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.27%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.27%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.27%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.13%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.13%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (1.46%) SaaS
2 7 (0.93%) Office 365
3 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.13%) Heroku
5 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.26%) Firewall
2 28 (3.72%) Wireless
3 20 (2.66%) Internet
4 17 (2.26%) LAN
4 17 (2.26%) WAN
5 14 (1.86%) SAN
6 11 (1.46%) VoIP
6 11 (1.46%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.33%) DNS
8 9 (1.20%) DHCP
8 9 (1.20%) Intranet
9 8 (1.06%) VPN
10 6 (0.80%) SNMP
10 6 (0.80%) OSPF
10 6 (0.80%) ICMP
11 5 (0.66%) HTTP
12 4 (0.53%) Network Security
12 4 (0.53%) 4G
13 3 (0.40%) NX-OS
13 3 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (15.03%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (1.73%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.20%) DTS
10 8 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.06%) MySQL
11 7 (0.93%) Data Mart
12 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.53%) QlikView
13 4 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
14 3 (0.40%) SAP HANA
15 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.27%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 18 (2.39%) Visual Studio
2 14 (1.86%) JIRA
2 14 (1.86%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.33%) Subversion
4 6 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (0.66%) Mercurial
5 5 (0.66%) PhpStorm
6 2 (0.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.27%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.27%) ProC
7 1 (0.13%) NUnit
7 1 (0.13%) JUnit
7 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.13%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.13%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.13%) VisualSVN
7 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.13%) ReSharper
General
1 239 (31.78%) Finance
2 92 (12.23%) Retail
3 73 (9.71%) Banking
4 48 (6.38%) Marketing
5 24 (3.19%) Retail Banking
6 23 (3.06%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.66%) Law
8 17 (2.26%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.73%) Games
10 12 (1.60%) Legal
11 11 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (1.20%) Advertising
13 7 (0.93%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.40%) Electronics
14 3 (0.40%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.40%) Local Government
15 2 (0.27%) German Language
15 2 (0.27%) Publishing
15 2 (0.27%) Automotive
16 1 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 229 (30.45%) Project Manager
2 147 (19.55%) Analyst
3 85 (11.30%) Developer
4 82 (10.90%) Business Analyst
5 80 (10.64%) Consultant
6 37 (4.92%) IT Project Manager
7 28 (3.72%) Programme Manager
8 26 (3.46%) Senior Manager
9 24 (3.19%) .NET Developer
10 23 (3.06%) Delivery Manager
11 22 (2.93%) Service Manager
11 22 (2.93%) Senior Developer
12 21 (2.79%) Graduate
12 21 (2.79%) Architect
13 20 (2.66%) Infrastructure Manager
14 19 (2.53%) Senior Project Manager
14 19 (2.53%) Junior
15 18 (2.39%) Implementation Consultant
16 17 (2.26%) Digital Project Manager
17 16 (2.13%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (12.10%) .NET
2 61 (8.11%) ASP.NET
3 46 (6.12%) HTML
4 43 (5.72%) XML
5 40 (5.32%) CSS
6 30 (3.99%) Web Services
7 20 (2.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (2.13%) jQuery
9 14 (1.86%) .NET Framework
10 13 (1.73%) WCF
10 13 (1.73%) HTML5
11 12 (1.60%) REST
12 11 (1.46%) XSLT
13 10 (1.33%) Middleware
13 10 (1.33%) WPF
14 9 (1.20%) CSS3
15 8 (1.06%) AngularJS
15 8 (1.06%) Spring
15 8 (1.06%) Ajax
16 7 (0.93%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 72 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (6.52%) NHS
3 34 (4.52%) Management Information System
4 31 (4.12%) Data Centre
5 23 (3.06%) Mobile App
5 23 (3.06%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.99%) User Experience
7 12 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.60%) Freedom of Information
8 10 (1.33%) Replication
8 10 (1.33%) FMCG
9 8 (1.06%) PMI
10 7 (0.93%) Social Media
10 7 (0.93%) GIS
11 6 (0.80%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (0.80%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.53%) New Media
12 4 (0.53%) BBC
12 4 (0.53%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 55 (7.31%) Windows
2 17 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (2.13%) Linux
4 12 (1.60%) UNIX
5 10 (1.33%) Android
6 9 (1.20%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.66%) Solaris
9 2 (0.27%) AIX
9 2 (0.27%) NetWare
9 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (34.71%) PRINCE2
2 200 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (15.96%) Business Analysis
4 118 (15.69%) ITIL
5 101 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 96 (12.77%) Scrum
7 77 (10.24%) Change Management
8 72 (9.57%) Service Delivery
8 72 (9.57%) Risk Management
9 62 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 58 (7.71%) Data Analysis
11 57 (7.58%) Service Management
12 54 (7.18%) SDLC
13 52 (6.91%) Programme Management
14 49 (6.52%) People Management
15 41 (5.45%) Migration
16 40 (5.32%) Software Engineering
17 36 (4.79%) Matrix Management
17 36 (4.79%) Agile Project Management
18 34 (4.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 107 (14.23%) SQL
2 75 (9.97%) C#
3 45 (5.98%) JavaScript
4 37 (4.92%) Java
5 27 (3.59%) T-SQL
6 18 (2.39%) PHP
7 16 (2.13%) C++
8 13 (1.73%) C
9 11 (1.46%) VBA
10 8 (1.06%) VB.NET
11 6 (0.80%) Objective-C
12 5 (0.66%) Perl
12 5 (0.66%) VB
12 5 (0.66%) Scala
13 4 (0.53%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.40%) Ruby
15 2 (0.27%) Python
15 2 (0.27%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.13%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 138 (18.35%) Degree
2 38 (5.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 25 (3.32%) PMI Certification
4 23 (3.06%) CISSP
5 21 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 17 (2.26%) PMP
8 16 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (1.73%) CCNA
9 13 (1.73%) ISEB
9 13 (1.73%) APMP
10 11 (1.46%) CISA
11 8 (1.06%) MCSE
11 8 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.53%) CISM
13 3 (0.40%) CCIE
13 3 (0.40%) NCDA
13 3 (0.40%) Security Cleared
13 3 (0.40%) CGEIT
14 2 (0.27%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.85%) QA
2 19 (2.53%) SLA
2 19 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.73%) HL7
4 6 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.53%) COBIT
6 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.13%) EMIR
7 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.13%) MiFID
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.46%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.40%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.40%) vCloud
5 2 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.27%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.13%) XenApp
6 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.27%) WSUS
2 2 (0.27%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (0.27%) SCCM
2 2 (0.27%) MOM
3 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.13%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.13%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 136 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 63 (8.38%) Oracle
3 33 (4.39%) Cisco
4 27 (3.59%) SAP
5 23 (3.06%) VMware
6 10 (1.33%) Capita
7 9 (1.20%) Citrix
8 8 (1.06%) NetApp
9 7 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (0.93%) HP
9 7 (0.93%) Dell
9 7 (0.93%) SolarWinds
10 6 (0.80%) NetScout
10 6 (0.80%) Progress
10 6 (0.80%) IBM
11 5 (0.66%) Sage
11 5 (0.66%) Zend
11 5 (0.66%) Trend Micro
11 5 (0.66%) Splunk
11 5 (0.66%) ArcSight
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + Attractive benefits package and career progression
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Hudson IT
Salary: £41000 - £61000 per annum
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Hudson IT
Salary: £36000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
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ECS
Salary: Benefits
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Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Uniting Ambition
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday