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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 22 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 319 387 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.83% 10.76% 9.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.96% 11.97% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 245 321 296
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
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
3202 3232 3411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.60% 89.83% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2691 2664 2737
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +11 32 £35,000 -15.15% 2
Bolton -12 6 £43,750 +38.88% 2
Rochdale 0 4 £38,750 -44.64%
Altrincham +2 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Oldham -8 1 £41,592 +10.91%
Audenshaw - 1 £62,500 -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 196 (29.30%) Finance
2 177 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (23.47%) PRINCE2
4 119 (17.79%) Microsoft
5 113 (16.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 111 (16.59%) Change Management
7 105 (15.70%) Degree
8 103 (15.40%) ITIL
9 89 (13.30%) ERP
10 84 (12.56%) Retail
11 82 (12.26%) SAP
12 74 (11.06%) SQL
12 74 (11.06%) Service Delivery
13 69 (10.31%) SQL Server
14 67 (10.01%) .NET
15 65 (9.72%) MS Excel
16 64 (9.57%) ITIL V3
17 61 (9.12%) C#
17 61 (9.12%) Business Analysis
18 60 (8.97%) FMCG
19 58 (8.67%) Oracle
20 56 (8.37%) PHP
21 53 (7.92%) Risk Management
21 53 (7.92%) Matrix Organization
22 52 (7.77%) SDLC
22 52 (7.77%) Windows
23 51 (7.62%) Java
24 50 (7.47%) MS Project
25 48 (7.17%) Mentoring
25 48 (7.17%) Analytical Skills

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (2.69%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.54%) Confluence
3 14 (2.09%) IIS
4 13 (1.94%) CMS
4 13 (1.94%) MS Exchange
5 12 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.20%) Drupal
6 8 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (1.20%) GeoServer
7 5 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.30%) WordPress
10 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.15%) nginx
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.15%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 65 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 50 (7.47%) MS Project
3 44 (6.58%) MS Office
4 10 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.30%) InDesign
6 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.15%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.15%) CATIA
7 1 (0.15%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.15%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 48 (7.17%) SAP ERP
2 21 (3.14%) Magento
3 9 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.90%) HFM
5 5 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.45%) Infor CRM
7 3 (0.45%) OPENContractor
7 3 (0.45%) OPENHousing
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.45%) Primavera
8 2 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.30%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.39%) SaaS
2 10 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.49%) Google Apps
3 6 (0.90%) Office 365
4 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.45%) PaaS
6 2 (0.30%) AdWords
6 2 (0.30%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.30%) IaaS
7 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.15%) iTunes
7 1 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.63%) Network Security
2 13 (1.94%) Internet
2 13 (1.94%) VPN
3 11 (1.64%) LAN
4 10 (1.49%) VoIP
5 8 (1.20%) Firewall
5 8 (1.20%) SAN
5 8 (1.20%) WAN
6 7 (1.05%) DNS
6 7 (1.05%) Extranet
6 7 (1.05%) Intranet
7 6 (0.90%) DHCP
7 6 (0.90%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.90%) Unified Communications
8 5 (0.75%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.60%) Broadband
9 4 (0.60%) IPv4
9 4 (0.60%) NAS
10 3 (0.45%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (2.09%) MySQL
3 14 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.20%) GIS
7 6 (0.90%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.75%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.60%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (0.60%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.30%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.15%) Essbase
11 1 (0.15%) Hyperion Smart View
11 1 (0.15%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (3.44%) JIRA
2 17 (2.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 16 (2.39%) Git (software)
3 16 (2.39%) Mercurial
3 16 (2.39%) PhpStorm
4 7 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.30%) Appium
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.30%) Selenium
5 2 (0.30%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.15%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.15%) MSI
General
1 196 (29.30%) Finance
2 84 (12.56%) Retail
3 36 (5.38%) Manufacturing
4 26 (3.89%) Banking
5 24 (3.59%) Law
6 20 (2.99%) Legal
6 20 (2.99%) Marketing
7 11 (1.64%) Publishing
8 10 (1.49%) Billing
9 9 (1.35%) Local Government
10 8 (1.20%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.90%) Games
12 5 (0.75%) Back Office
12 5 (0.75%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.75%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.60%) Front Office
14 3 (0.45%) Electronics
14 3 (0.45%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 174 (26.01%) Project Manager
2 123 (18.39%) Analyst
3 72 (10.76%) Business Analyst
4 69 (10.31%) Developer
5 65 (9.72%) Consultant
6 56 (8.37%) SAP Manager
7 55 (8.22%) IT Manager
8 54 (8.07%) Senior Manager
9 47 (7.03%) Change Manager
10 37 (5.53%) SAP Change Manager
11 35 (5.23%) IT Project Manager
12 31 (4.63%) Senior Project Manager
13 25 (3.74%) Security Consultant
13 25 (3.74%) Technical Analyst
14 24 (3.59%) Junior
14 24 (3.59%) Systems Analyst
15 21 (3.14%) Technical Business Analyst
16 20 (2.99%) .NET Developer
16 20 (2.99%) Business Change Manager
16 20 (2.99%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (10.01%) .NET
2 34 (5.08%) XML
3 31 (4.63%) ASP.NET
4 23 (3.44%) HTML
5 22 (3.29%) Web Services
6 21 (3.14%) CSS
7 20 (2.99%) Zend Framework
8 18 (2.69%) jQuery
9 17 (2.54%) Middleware
10 16 (2.39%) SOAP
11 12 (1.79%) J2EE
12 8 (1.20%) Ajax
13 7 (1.05%) LINQ
14 5 (0.75%) .NET Framework
14 5 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (0.75%) XSLT
15 4 (0.60%) Alternative PHP Cache
16 3 (0.45%) Apache Flex
16 3 (0.45%) Ruby on Rails
17 2 (0.30%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.97%) FMCG
2 48 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (5.83%) iPad
4 27 (4.04%) Data Centre
5 21 (3.14%) Computer Science
6 20 (2.99%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.69%) Blog
8 16 (2.39%) Driving Licence
8 16 (2.39%) Visualisation
9 11 (1.64%) Replication
9 11 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
10 10 (1.49%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.20%) Mobile App
12 8 (1.20%) PMI
12 8 (1.20%) User Experience
13 7 (1.05%) Clustering
13 7 (1.05%) Economics
13 7 (1.05%) Physics
13 7 (1.05%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 52 (7.77%) Windows
2 26 (3.89%) Linux
3 15 (2.24%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.35%) Unix
5 7 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.75%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.60%) AIX
7 4 (0.60%) CentOS
7 4 (0.60%) OS/2
7 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.45%) Android
8 3 (0.45%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.45%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (26.46%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (23.47%) PRINCE2
3 113 (16.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 111 (16.59%) Change Management
5 103 (15.40%) ITIL
6 89 (13.30%) ERP
7 74 (11.06%) Service Delivery
8 64 (9.57%) ITIL V3
9 61 (9.12%) Business Analysis
10 53 (7.92%) Matrix Organization
10 53 (7.92%) Risk Management
11 52 (7.77%) SDLC
12 48 (7.17%) Mentoring
13 47 (7.03%) Problem Management
14 45 (6.73%) Scrum
15 44 (6.58%) Presales
16 43 (6.43%) Infrastructure Management
17 41 (6.13%) Incident Management
17 41 (6.13%) Performance Improvement
17 41 (6.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (11.06%) SQL
2 61 (9.12%) C#
3 56 (8.37%) PHP
4 51 (7.62%) Java
5 36 (5.38%) VB.NET
6 22 (3.29%) JavaScript
7 21 (3.14%) C++
8 18 (2.69%) Objective-C
9 10 (1.49%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.20%) ActionScript
10 8 (1.20%) Perl
11 7 (1.05%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.90%) C
12 6 (0.90%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.75%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.75%) XPath
14 3 (0.45%) COBOL
14 3 (0.45%) Ruby
14 3 (0.45%) VBA
15 1 (0.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 105 (15.70%) Degree
2 44 (6.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 28 (4.19%) PMI Certification
4 27 (4.04%) PMP
5 22 (3.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 19 (2.84%) Security Cleared
7 18 (2.69%) CHECK Team Leader
7 18 (2.69%) CREST Certified
8 12 (1.79%) CISSP
8 12 (1.79%) Cyber Scheme
8 12 (1.79%) Tigerscheme
9 11 (1.64%) IISP
10 10 (1.49%) ISEB
11 7 (1.05%) ISTQB
11 7 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.90%) ACCA
12 6 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.75%) CCNP
14 4 (0.60%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.28%) QA
2 16 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.64%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.05%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.05%) SLA
5 4 (0.60%) ISO27002
6 2 (0.30%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.15%) GMP
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.90%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.90%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.60%) XenApp
5 2 (0.30%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.15%) Docker
6 1 (0.15%) KVM
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.15%) oVirt
6 1 (0.15%) Postfix
6 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (1.64%) QRadar
2 4 (0.60%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.30%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (0.30%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.15%) Cacti
4 1 (0.15%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.15%) SCCM
4 1 (0.15%) WMI
Vendors
1 119 (17.79%) Microsoft
2 82 (12.26%) SAP
3 58 (8.67%) Oracle
4 24 (3.59%) VMware
5 23 (3.44%) Cisco
6 20 (2.99%) Zend
7 13 (1.94%) Citrix
8 12 (1.79%) Google
9 11 (1.64%) ArcSight
9 11 (1.64%) Splunk
10 8 (1.20%) ESRI
11 6 (0.90%) Hyperion
12 5 (0.75%) HP
12 5 (0.75%) IBM
12 5 (0.75%) NetApp
13 4 (0.60%) Adobe
13 4 (0.60%) Capita
13 4 (0.60%) Cognizant
13 4 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.60%) Twitter
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + free parking, pension, 25 days hol
Posted: 8 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Manager - £60,000 - 80,000k base + excellent package, bonus and fast-t
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Irlam (Relocating to Salford Quays from April...
Talk Talk Group PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheadle
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Irlam (Relocating to Salford Quays from April...
Talk Talk Group PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
XPO Logistics
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + +30 days holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
IFS
Salary: Market related
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 22 days ago