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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 18 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 425 298 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.20% 8.01% 8.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.10% 10.18% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 355 236 288
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,050
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
3511 2926 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.26% 78.63% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2940 2456 2703
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +18 33 £46,000 +21.05% 1
Bolton +18 28 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bury -6 12 £27,500 -26.66%
Stockport -3 9 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Oldham +6 8 £42,750 +35.71% 1
Wigan -3 7 £48,750 -1.01% 2
Cheadle +14 6 £39,250 - 2
Salford -4 6 £21,500 -38.57%
Rochdale -5 6 £45,000 -26.82% 2
Heywood - 1 £35,000 -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 194 (23.77%) Finance
2 191 (23.41%) PRINCE2
3 186 (22.79%) Degree
4 168 (20.59%) Microsoft
5 163 (19.98%) Agile Software Development
6 158 (19.36%) SQL Server
7 144 (17.65%) .NET
8 139 (17.03%) SQL
9 126 (15.44%) MS Excel
10 117 (14.34%) C#
11 113 (13.85%) Windows
12 112 (13.73%) Mentoring
13 101 (12.38%) Stakeholder Management
14 92 (11.27%) ITIL
15 91 (11.15%) HTML
16 90 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
17 82 (10.05%) Business Analysis
18 81 (9.93%) JavaScript
19 80 (9.80%) Service Delivery
20 74 (9.07%) ASP.NET
21 72 (8.82%) QA
22 69 (8.46%) Marketing
23 64 (7.84%) MS Project
24 63 (7.72%) Java
24 63 (7.72%) E-Commerce
25 59 (7.23%) Banking
26 54 (6.62%) Software Engineering
27 52 (6.37%) XML
28 49 (6.00%) Web Development
29 48 (5.88%) Retail

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 37 (4.53%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 13 (1.59%) IIS
4 10 (1.23%) Drupal
5 9 (1.10%) WordPress
5 9 (1.10%) Node.js
6 8 (0.98%) CMS
7 4 (0.49%) SAS
7 4 (0.49%) Lync
8 3 (0.37%) Apache
8 3 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.25%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.12%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.12%) Confluence
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.12%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.12%) FileNet
Applications
1 126 (15.44%) MS Excel
2 64 (7.84%) MS Project
3 47 (5.76%) MS Office
4 10 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.74%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.25%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.59%) SAP MM
2 13 (1.59%) Magento
3 10 (1.23%) Tridion
4 6 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.61%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.49%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.37%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 2 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.25%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.25%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.25%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.25%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.12%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (2.45%) Office 365
3 9 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.10%) SaaS
3 9 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (1.10%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.25%) GitHub
5 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.94%) Internet
2 23 (2.82%) Firewall
3 18 (2.21%) Intranet
4 16 (1.96%) LAN
4 16 (1.96%) WAN
5 11 (1.35%) VoIP
6 9 (1.10%) Wireless
7 8 (0.98%) VLAN
7 8 (0.98%) WAAS
8 7 (0.86%) iSCSI
8 7 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (0.86%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (0.61%) Broadband
10 4 (0.49%) DECT
10 4 (0.49%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.49%) SAN
11 2 (0.25%) 3G
11 2 (0.25%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (0.25%) Ethereal
11 2 (0.25%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (19.36%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.31%) Relational Database
3 21 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (2.21%) MySQL
6 18 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
9 13 (1.59%) MongoDB
10 12 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.61%) MS Access
13 3 (0.37%) SAP BW
13 3 (0.37%) Big Data
13 3 (0.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 3 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 2 (0.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
14 2 (0.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (1.47%) LSMW
2 11 (1.35%) Subversion
3 8 (0.98%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.86%) SpecFlow
5 5 (0.61%) JIRA
5 5 (0.61%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.49%) ClearCase
6 4 (0.49%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.49%) RequisitePro
6 4 (0.49%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.25%) Selenium
7 2 (0.25%) Maven
7 2 (0.25%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.25%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.12%) Ant
8 1 (0.12%) JMeter
8 1 (0.12%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.12%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 194 (23.77%) Finance
2 69 (8.46%) Marketing
3 59 (7.23%) Banking
4 48 (5.88%) Retail
5 40 (4.90%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.33%) Back Office
7 15 (1.84%) Front Office
7 15 (1.84%) Advertising
7 15 (1.84%) Games
8 12 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.10%) Legal
10 7 (0.86%) Automotive
11 6 (0.74%) Law
12 3 (0.37%) Billing
13 2 (0.25%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.12%) Electronics
14 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.12%) Local Government
14 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 235 (28.80%) Project Manager
2 131 (16.05%) Developer
3 95 (11.64%) Analyst
4 88 (10.78%) Consultant
5 54 (6.62%) Business Analyst
6 46 (5.64%) Architect
7 43 (5.27%) Software Developer
8 34 (4.17%) Senior Manager
8 34 (4.17%) .NET Developer
9 32 (3.92%) Infrastructure Manager
10 31 (3.80%) Team Leader
10 31 (3.80%) Senior Project Manager
11 30 (3.68%) C# Developer
12 28 (3.43%) Implementation Consultant
13 27 (3.31%) Software Manager
13 27 (3.31%) C# .NET Developer
14 26 (3.19%) Senior Developer
15 24 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 24 (2.94%) .NET Team Leader
16 23 (2.82%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (17.65%) .NET
2 91 (11.15%) HTML
3 74 (9.07%) ASP.NET
4 52 (6.37%) XML
5 45 (5.51%) Web Services
6 43 (5.27%) CSS
7 38 (4.66%) HTML5
8 37 (4.53%) AngularJS
9 28 (3.43%) XSLT
10 27 (3.31%) jQuery
10 27 (3.31%) RESTful
11 20 (2.45%) .NET Framework
12 19 (2.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 18 (2.21%) WCF
14 17 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (1.84%) WPF
16 14 (1.72%) CSS3
17 13 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (1.59%) SOAP
18 12 (1.47%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 90 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.78%) Management Information System
3 28 (3.43%) NHS
4 21 (2.57%) Social Media
5 19 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 18 (2.21%) FMCG
7 17 (2.08%) Informatics
7 17 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 16 (1.96%) PMI
9 15 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.47%) User Experience
11 10 (1.23%) Open Source
11 10 (1.23%) Client/Server
11 10 (1.23%) CMDB
12 7 (0.86%) Tandem
12 7 (0.86%) Statistics
12 7 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (0.86%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.74%) Smart Meter
14 4 (0.49%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 113 (13.85%) Windows
2 18 (2.21%) UNIX
3 16 (1.96%) Linux
4 12 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.10%) Android
5 9 (1.10%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.98%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.61%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (23.41%) PRINCE2
2 163 (19.98%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (13.73%) Mentoring
4 101 (12.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 92 (11.27%) ITIL
6 82 (10.05%) Business Analysis
7 80 (9.80%) Service Delivery
8 63 (7.72%) E-Commerce
9 54 (6.62%) Software Engineering
10 49 (6.00%) Web Development
11 48 (5.88%) Risk Management
12 47 (5.76%) Scrum
13 45 (5.51%) Change Management
14 39 (4.78%) Requirements Analysis
15 37 (4.53%) PRINCE
15 37 (4.53%) ERP
16 34 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
16 34 (4.17%) Programme Management
17 33 (4.04%) Migration
18 32 (3.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 139 (17.03%) SQL
2 117 (14.34%) C#
3 81 (9.93%) JavaScript
4 63 (7.72%) Java
5 46 (5.64%) VB.NET
6 34 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 33 (4.04%) C
8 24 (2.94%) PHP
9 12 (1.47%) C++
10 10 (1.23%) VB
11 7 (0.86%) Python
11 7 (0.86%) Perl
11 7 (0.86%) TypeScript
12 4 (0.49%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.49%) Ada
13 3 (0.37%) VBA
13 3 (0.37%) VBScript
14 1 (0.12%) COBOL
14 1 (0.12%) SAS Macro
14 1 (0.12%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 186 (22.79%) Degree
2 27 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 27 (3.31%) PMI Certification
3 24 (2.94%) ISEB
4 19 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (1.72%) ISTQB
6 13 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (1.47%) CCNA
8 11 (1.35%) PMP
9 10 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (1.10%) MCSE
11 8 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (0.98%) Security Cleared
12 7 (0.86%) APMP
12 7 (0.86%) ACCA
13 6 (0.74%) CIMA
13 6 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (0.61%) SC Cleared
14 5 (0.61%) CCNP
15 3 (0.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.82%) QA
2 24 (2.94%) SLA
3 8 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.37%) P3O
5 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.12%) HL7
6 1 (0.12%) BS7799
System Software
1 14 (1.72%) Hyper-V
2 11 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.23%) XenDesktop
4 6 (0.74%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.12%) vSphere
5 1 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (0.37%) SCOM
2 2 (0.25%) SCCM
3 1 (0.12%) Nagios
3 1 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.12%) AppDNA
3 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 168 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 48 (5.88%) SAP
3 42 (5.15%) Oracle
4 26 (3.19%) Cisco
5 24 (2.94%) Citrix
6 16 (1.96%) VMware
7 13 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.47%) Business Objects
9 10 (1.23%) EPiServer
9 10 (1.23%) hybris
10 9 (1.10%) Twilio
10 9 (1.10%) HP
11 8 (0.98%) Ipanema Technologies
12 7 (0.86%) IBM
13 6 (0.74%) NetApp
13 6 (0.74%) Siemens
13 6 (0.74%) Primavera
13 6 (0.74%) Wonderware
14 5 (0.61%) 3PAR
14 5 (0.61%) SYSPRO
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32500 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + £5K Car Allowance + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago