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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 15 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 432 402 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 11.23% 9.90% 8.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.97% 11.80% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 377 320 268
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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
3331 3408 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.59% 83.92% 79.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2789 2738 2630
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 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 28 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 +21 31 £42,500 - 8
Salford +4 11 £35,000 -26.31%
Bolton +3 8 £30,250 -24.37% 1
Wigan +1 6 £25,000 -47.36% 1
Altrincham -11 6 £32,500 -30.48%
Cheadle +9 3 £40,000 +1.91% 1
Oldham 0 3 £40,000 -16.66%
Rochdale -4 2 - - 1
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 257 (33.51%) PRINCE2
2 248 (32.33%) Finance
3 206 (26.86%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (19.56%) Degree
5 143 (18.64%) Microsoft
6 119 (15.51%) ITIL
7 117 (15.25%) Business Analysis
8 111 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 105 (13.69%) SQL
10 98 (12.78%) SQL Server
11 92 (11.99%) .NET
11 92 (11.99%) Scrum
12 91 (11.86%) Change Management
13 86 (11.21%) MS Excel
13 86 (11.21%) Retail
14 78 (10.17%) MS Office
15 75 (9.78%) C#
15 75 (9.78%) Service Delivery
16 73 (9.52%) Risk Management
16 73 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
17 67 (8.74%) Banking
18 64 (8.34%) Continuous Improvement
19 62 (8.08%) Service Management
20 61 (7.95%) People Management
21 58 (7.56%) ASP.NET
22 56 (7.30%) Programme Management
23 55 (7.17%) SDLC
24 53 (6.91%) Oracle
24 53 (6.91%) Windows
25 52 (6.78%) MS Project

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 34 (4.43%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.96%) IIS
3 10 (1.30%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.04%) CMS
5 7 (0.91%) Umbraco
5 7 (0.91%) Confluence
6 6 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (0.65%) Drupal
8 4 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.39%) Sitefinity
9 3 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.39%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.39%) Alfresco
9 3 (0.39%) Immediacy CMS
10 2 (0.26%) SAS
10 2 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.26%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.26%) Joomla!
Applications
1 86 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 78 (10.17%) MS Office
3 52 (6.78%) MS Project
4 22 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.69%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.26%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.65%) Magento
2 5 (0.65%) Sage 50
3 3 (0.39%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.39%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.39%) Tridion
4 2 (0.26%) Agresso
4 2 (0.26%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.26%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.26%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.26%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.26%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.13%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (1.30%) SaaS
1 10 (1.30%) Office 365
2 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.78%) Firewall
2 25 (3.26%) Wireless
3 18 (2.35%) WAN
4 17 (2.22%) LAN
5 15 (1.96%) Internet
6 13 (1.69%) VoIP
7 12 (1.56%) SAN
8 11 (1.43%) TCP/IP
9 10 (1.30%) DNS
10 9 (1.17%) DHCP
11 7 (0.91%) Intranet
12 6 (0.78%) OSPF
12 6 (0.78%) ICMP
12 6 (0.78%) SNMP
12 6 (0.78%) VPN
13 5 (0.65%) Network Security
14 4 (0.52%) 4G
15 3 (0.39%) NetScaler
15 3 (0.39%) NX-OS
15 3 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (1.17%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (0.91%) DTS
9 7 (0.91%) MySQL
10 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (0.65%) Data Mart
10 5 (0.65%) SAP HANA
11 4 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.39%) QlikView
13 2 (0.26%) Big Data
13 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (2.61%) Visual Studio
2 18 (2.35%) JIRA
3 13 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 10 (1.30%) Subversion
5 6 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 6 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (0.65%) Mercurial
6 5 (0.65%) PhpStorm
7 2 (0.26%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.13%) ProC
8 1 (0.13%) NUnit
8 1 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.13%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.13%) Selenium
8 1 (0.13%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.13%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (0.13%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.13%) VisualSVN
8 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
General
1 248 (32.33%) Finance
2 86 (11.21%) Retail
3 67 (8.74%) Banking
4 50 (6.52%) Marketing
5 23 (3.00%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.87%) Law
7 20 (2.61%) Retail Banking
8 17 (2.22%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.43%) Legal
9 11 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (1.30%) Games
11 8 (1.04%) Advertising
12 5 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.65%) Automotive
13 3 (0.39%) Back Office
13 3 (0.39%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.26%) Local Government
14 2 (0.26%) Publishing
14 2 (0.26%) Electronics
14 2 (0.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 234 (30.51%) Project Manager
2 144 (18.77%) Analyst
3 87 (11.34%) Business Analyst
4 80 (10.43%) Developer
5 74 (9.65%) Consultant
6 34 (4.43%) IT Project Manager
7 29 (3.78%) Programme Manager
7 29 (3.78%) Senior Manager
8 26 (3.39%) Service Manager
8 26 (3.39%) Graduate
9 25 (3.26%) Architect
10 22 (2.87%) Senior Developer
10 22 (2.87%) Infrastructure Manager
11 21 (2.74%) Senior Project Manager
12 20 (2.61%) .NET Developer
13 19 (2.48%) Delivery Manager
14 18 (2.35%) Business Manager
15 17 (2.22%) PMO Analyst
15 17 (2.22%) Junior
16 16 (2.09%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (11.99%) .NET
2 58 (7.56%) ASP.NET
3 38 (4.95%) HTML
4 37 (4.82%) XML
5 36 (4.69%) CSS
6 27 (3.52%) Web Services
7 16 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (2.09%) REST
8 15 (1.96%) .NET Framework
9 13 (1.69%) HTML5
10 12 (1.56%) WCF
11 11 (1.43%) WPF
11 11 (1.43%) jQuery
12 9 (1.17%) XSLT
12 9 (1.17%) Middleware
12 9 (1.17%) CSS3
13 8 (1.04%) Spring
13 8 (1.04%) Ajax
14 7 (0.91%) JSON
14 7 (0.91%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 73 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.35%) NHS
2 41 (5.35%) Management Information System
3 28 (3.65%) Data Centre
4 26 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 23 (3.00%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.69%) User Experience
7 12 (1.56%) FMCG
7 12 (1.56%) Freedom of Information
8 11 (1.43%) Social Media
8 11 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.30%) Replication
10 8 (1.04%) PMI
10 8 (1.04%) Visualisation
11 7 (0.91%) GIS
12 6 (0.78%) iPhone
13 5 (0.65%) iPad
13 5 (0.65%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.52%) iDTV
14 4 (0.52%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 53 (6.91%) Windows
2 16 (2.09%) Linux
2 16 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (1.83%) Android
4 13 (1.69%) UNIX
4 13 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.17%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.26%) NetWare
7 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.26%) AIX
7 2 (0.26%) Solaris
8 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (33.51%) PRINCE2
2 206 (26.86%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (15.51%) ITIL
4 117 (15.25%) Business Analysis
5 111 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 92 (11.99%) Scrum
7 91 (11.86%) Change Management
8 75 (9.78%) Service Delivery
9 73 (9.52%) Risk Management
10 64 (8.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 62 (8.08%) Service Management
12 61 (7.95%) People Management
13 56 (7.30%) Programme Management
14 55 (7.17%) SDLC
15 52 (6.78%) Data Analysis
16 40 (5.22%) ERP
17 39 (5.08%) Software Engineering
18 37 (4.82%) Requirements Analysis
19 32 (4.17%) Matrix Management
19 32 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 105 (13.69%) SQL
2 75 (9.78%) C#
3 44 (5.74%) JavaScript
4 43 (5.61%) Java
5 26 (3.39%) T-SQL
6 22 (2.87%) C++
7 18 (2.35%) PHP
8 17 (2.22%) C
9 13 (1.69%) Objective-C
10 9 (1.17%) VBA
11 7 (0.91%) VB.NET
11 7 (0.91%) Scala
12 5 (0.65%) Ruby
12 5 (0.65%) Perl
13 4 (0.52%) ActionScript
13 4 (0.52%) VB
14 3 (0.39%) Python
15 1 (0.13%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.13%) VB6
15 1 (0.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 150 (19.56%) Degree
2 34 (4.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 22 (2.87%) CISSP
4 21 (2.74%) APMP
5 19 (2.48%) PMI Certification
6 18 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (1.43%) PMP
9 11 (1.43%) ISEB
10 10 (1.30%) CCNA
11 9 (1.17%) CISA
12 8 (1.04%) MCSE
12 8 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.65%) Security Cleared
14 4 (0.52%) SC Cleared
14 4 (0.52%) CISM
15 3 (0.39%) CCIE
15 3 (0.39%) CGEIT
16 2 (0.26%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.61%) QA
2 21 (2.74%) SLA
2 21 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.69%) HL7
4 7 (0.91%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.52%) COBIT
6 3 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.91%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.52%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.26%) vCloud
4 2 (0.26%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.13%) XenApp
5 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.26%) WSUS
2 2 (0.26%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (0.26%) SCCM
2 2 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (0.26%) XenMobile
2 2 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.26%) MOM
3 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.13%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (0.13%) Salt
3 1 (0.13%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 143 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 53 (6.91%) Oracle
3 32 (4.17%) SAP
4 31 (4.04%) Cisco
5 20 (2.61%) VMware
6 11 (1.43%) Citrix
7 10 (1.30%) Capita
8 8 (1.04%) HP
8 8 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (0.91%) IBM
9 7 (0.91%) Dell
9 7 (0.91%) Adobe
9 7 (0.91%) SolarWinds
10 6 (0.78%) Splunk
10 6 (0.78%) ArcSight
10 6 (0.78%) NetScout
10 6 (0.78%) Progress
11 5 (0.65%) Zend
11 5 (0.65%) Veeam
11 5 (0.65%) Sage
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per month
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ISL
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + Attractive benefits package and career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago