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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 17 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 450 336 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 11.00% 8.06% 8.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.37% 10.25% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 340 288 314
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3367 3278 2845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.32% 78.61% 75.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2777 2796 2538
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,950 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +8 21 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Salford -6 10 £47,500 - 5
Altrincham +8 8 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Cheadle -5 6 £50,000 -
Oldham -5 4 £30,000 -49.90% 2
Bury -5 4 £24,500 -38.75%
Bolton -13 3 £60,000 +50.00%
Rochdale - 3 £52,500 - 2
Wigan +8 2 £24,750 -26.11% 2
Sale - 1 £35,000 -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 199 (25.38%) PRINCE2
2 176 (22.45%) Finance
3 147 (18.75%) Degree
4 142 (18.11%) Windows
5 139 (17.73%) SQL
6 138 (17.60%) SQL Server
6 138 (17.60%) Microsoft
7 125 (15.94%) MS Excel
8 114 (14.54%) .NET
8 114 (14.54%) C#
9 101 (12.88%) ITIL
10 91 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
11 83 (10.59%) HTML
12 82 (10.46%) Marketing
13 65 (8.29%) JavaScript
14 63 (8.04%) MS Project
15 59 (7.53%) VB.NET
15 59 (7.53%) VMware
16 58 (7.40%) E-Commerce
17 56 (7.14%) Service Delivery
17 56 (7.14%) Business Analysis
18 55 (7.02%) QA
19 54 (6.89%) Java
20 53 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
21 52 (6.63%) Retail
21 52 (6.63%) Digital Marketing
22 51 (6.51%) XML
23 49 (6.25%) ASP.NET
23 49 (6.25%) Oracle
24 47 (5.99%) ERP

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 24 (3.06%) MS Exchange
2 23 (2.93%) IIS
3 19 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 18 (2.30%) Drupal
5 15 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (1.66%) WordPress
7 12 (1.53%) Apache
7 12 (1.53%) CMS
8 9 (1.15%) Lync
9 8 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.26%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.26%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.26%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.13%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 125 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 63 (8.04%) MS Project
3 22 (2.81%) MS Office
4 10 (1.28%) Photoshop
4 10 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (2.81%) Magento
2 5 (0.64%) Sage 200
2 5 (0.64%) SAP Business One
2 5 (0.64%) SAP MM
2 5 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.51%) CA Clarity
3 4 (0.51%) SAP SD
4 3 (0.38%) Line 500
4 3 (0.38%) SAP PM
4 3 (0.38%) HFM
4 3 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.26%) Academy Housing
5 2 (0.26%) arcHouse
5 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.26%) SAP WM
5 2 (0.26%) SAP LE
6 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.64%) Office 365
2 5 (0.64%) Basecamp
3 4 (0.51%) SaaS
4 3 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.26%) IaaS
5 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.10%) WAN
2 39 (4.97%) LAN
3 29 (3.70%) Internet
4 25 (3.19%) Firewall
5 14 (1.79%) FTP
5 14 (1.79%) TCP/IP
6 13 (1.66%) DNS
7 12 (1.53%) SAN
7 12 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (1.28%) MPLS
8 10 (1.28%) NAS
8 10 (1.28%) SMTP
9 9 (1.15%) VPN
10 7 (0.89%) Ethernet
10 7 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (0.64%) NGN
12 4 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (0.51%) HTTP
12 4 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (4.46%) MySQL
4 34 (4.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (4.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (4.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 28 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 16 (2.04%) QlikView
7 14 (1.79%) Big Data
7 14 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (1.66%) OLAP
9 12 (1.53%) OLTP
10 11 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.02%) Pentaho
11 8 (1.02%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.02%) Spotfire
11 8 (1.02%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (0.38%) DB2
12 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (1.79%) JIRA
2 8 (1.02%) Rational Rose
3 7 (0.89%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.51%) Subversion
5 2 (0.26%) TestPartner
6 1 (0.13%) MSI
6 1 (0.13%) Trac
General
1 176 (22.45%) Finance
2 82 (10.46%) Marketing
3 52 (6.63%) Retail
4 40 (5.10%) Legal
5 35 (4.46%) Banking
6 29 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.53%) Advertising
8 11 (1.40%) Games
8 11 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.77%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.77%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.77%) French Language
9 6 (0.77%) German Language
10 5 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.51%) Back Office
11 4 (0.51%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.26%) Electronics
12 2 (0.26%) Automotive
12 2 (0.26%) Law
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 239 (30.48%) Project Manager
2 129 (16.45%) Developer
3 96 (12.24%) Analyst
4 67 (8.55%) Consultant
5 59 (7.53%) Architect
6 56 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 54 (6.89%) Business Analyst
8 47 (5.99%) C# Developer
9 39 (4.97%) .NET Developer
10 36 (4.59%) Delivery Manager
11 35 (4.46%) Software Developer
12 29 (3.70%) Web Developer
12 29 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
13 27 (3.44%) Senior Analyst
14 26 (3.32%) Service Manager
15 25 (3.19%) Senior C# Developer
16 24 (3.06%) Team Leader
17 22 (2.81%) IT Project Manager
18 21 (2.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 21 (2.68%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (14.54%) .NET
2 83 (10.59%) HTML
3 51 (6.51%) XML
4 49 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 34 (4.34%) CSS
6 29 (3.70%) J2EE
7 26 (3.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 17 (2.17%) jQuery
9 16 (2.04%) LAMP
9 16 (2.04%) XHTML
10 14 (1.79%) Ajax
11 11 (1.40%) Web Services
12 10 (1.28%) JSP
13 8 (1.02%) .NET Framework
13 8 (1.02%) MDX
14 7 (0.89%) XSLT
15 5 (0.64%) EDI
15 5 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
16 4 (0.51%) HTML5
16 4 (0.51%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (4.21%) Management Information System
2 29 (3.70%) Social Media
3 20 (2.55%) PMI
4 19 (2.42%) Open Source
5 14 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.66%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.15%) Visualisation
7 9 (1.15%) Data Conversion
7 9 (1.15%) Statistics
7 9 (1.15%) NHS
8 8 (1.02%) Data Integration
9 7 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (0.89%) Replication
9 7 (0.89%) Animation
10 6 (0.77%) Celerra
10 6 (0.77%) EMC Centera
10 6 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (0.77%) FMCG
11 5 (0.64%) Blog
11 5 (0.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 142 (18.11%) Windows
2 27 (3.44%) UNIX
3 25 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (1.66%) Linux
6 10 (1.28%) Windows XP
6 10 (1.28%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.89%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.89%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.64%) Android
9 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.13%) AIX
10 1 (0.13%) Fedora
10 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (25.38%) PRINCE2
2 101 (12.88%) ITIL
3 91 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (7.40%) E-Commerce
5 56 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 56 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 53 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 52 (6.63%) Digital Marketing
8 47 (5.99%) Change Management
8 47 (5.99%) ERP
9 45 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
10 39 (4.97%) Software Engineering
11 37 (4.72%) OO
11 37 (4.72%) Business Development
12 35 (4.46%) Data Architecture
13 34 (4.34%) Scrum
14 32 (4.08%) Business Transformation
15 31 (3.95%) Time Management
16 28 (3.57%) Software Testing
16 28 (3.57%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (17.73%) SQL
2 114 (14.54%) C#
3 65 (8.29%) JavaScript
4 59 (7.53%) VB.NET
5 54 (6.89%) Java
6 45 (5.74%) PHP
7 28 (3.57%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.28%) C
9 8 (1.02%) VB
10 4 (0.51%) ActionScript
10 4 (0.51%) ActionScript 2.0
11 3 (0.38%) Perl
12 2 (0.26%) Python
12 2 (0.26%) XQuery
12 2 (0.26%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.26%) VBScript
12 2 (0.26%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.13%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.13%) Ruby
13 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 147 (18.75%) Degree
2 30 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 30 (3.83%) PMI Certification
3 25 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
4 23 (2.93%) PMP
4 23 (2.93%) ISEB
5 21 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.66%) HNC
8 12 (1.53%) HND
8 12 (1.53%) MCSE
8 12 (1.53%) CCNA
9 11 (1.40%) ISTQB
10 10 (1.28%) APMP
10 10 (1.28%) CISSP
11 9 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (1.02%) CISA
13 7 (0.89%) CISM
13 7 (0.89%) CCDP
13 7 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (7.02%) QA
2 29 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.66%) SLA
4 7 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.77%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.77%) MiFID
5 6 (0.77%) EMIR
5 6 (0.77%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.38%) COSO
6 3 (0.38%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (2.81%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.42%) vSphere
4 17 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.89%) XenApp
6 6 (0.77%) XenServer
6 6 (0.77%) VMware Server
7 5 (0.64%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 4 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.13%) Xen
9 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (0.89%) SCCM
1 7 (0.89%) SCOM
2 4 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.13%) Puppet
3 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 138 (17.60%) Microsoft
2 59 (7.53%) VMware
3 49 (6.25%) Oracle
4 39 (4.97%) Cisco
5 29 (3.70%) NetApp
6 26 (3.32%) Citrix
7 21 (2.68%) HP
8 18 (2.30%) EMC
8 18 (2.30%) SAP
9 16 (2.04%) IBM
10 15 (1.91%) Tableau
11 11 (1.40%) 3PAR
12 10 (1.28%) Hitachi
13 9 (1.15%) Zend
14 8 (1.02%) Netezza
14 8 (1.02%) Sage
14 8 (1.02%) Teradata
14 8 (1.02%) BMC
15 7 (0.89%) Dell
15 7 (0.89%) Facebook
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