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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 18 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 375 450 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.95% 11.34% 7.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.10% 13.55% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 316 349 268
Average salary £40,200 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.63% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +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
3100 3321 3210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.23% 83.65% 79.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2574 2756 2748
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Bolton +21 25 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Stockport +16 17 £25,000 -44.44% 7
Salford +9 12 £47,500 - 3
Oldham +14 7 £35,000 +17.70% 2
Altrincham +1 5 £45,000 +125.00%
Rochdale -2 5 £70,000 +75.00% 2
Cheadle +4 1 - -
Bury +2 1 £27,500 +12.24% 3
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 227 (30.11%) Finance
2 209 (27.72%) PRINCE2
3 206 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
4 164 (21.75%) Degree
5 147 (19.50%) Microsoft
6 136 (18.04%) SQL Server
7 117 (15.52%) SQL
8 114 (15.12%) .NET
8 114 (15.12%) MS Excel
9 112 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 103 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
11 100 (13.26%) ITIL
12 97 (12.86%) C#
13 93 (12.33%) Business Analysis
14 86 (11.41%) Change Management
15 79 (10.48%) Windows
16 78 (10.34%) ASP.NET
17 74 (9.81%) Mentoring
18 70 (9.28%) Oracle
19 69 (9.15%) Retail
20 65 (8.62%) Scrum
21 63 (8.36%) Software Engineering
22 61 (8.09%) MS Project
23 60 (7.96%) HTML
24 59 (7.82%) JavaScript
25 54 (7.16%) Management Information System
25 54 (7.16%) Banking
25 54 (7.16%) Agile Project Management
26 52 (6.90%) Risk Management
27 50 (6.63%) Waterfall

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.19%) CMS
3 6 (0.80%) MS Exchange
3 6 (0.80%) SAS
3 6 (0.80%) IIS
4 5 (0.66%) Lync
5 4 (0.53%) Drupal
6 3 (0.40%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.40%) Confluence
7 2 (0.27%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.27%) Apache
7 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.13%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 114 (15.12%) MS Excel
2 61 (8.09%) MS Project
3 47 (6.23%) MS Office
4 20 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (2.65%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) SPSS
7 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 20 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.46%) Oracle Retail
4 6 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.66%) SAP Business One
5 5 (0.66%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.53%) Sage 50
7 3 (0.40%) Magento
7 3 (0.40%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.40%) Agresso
8 2 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.27%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.27%) SAP PP
8 2 (0.27%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.13%) SAP FSCM
9 1 (0.13%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.99%) SaaS
2 4 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.27%) PaaS
3 2 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.85%) Intranet
2 28 (3.71%) Internet
2 28 (3.71%) Firewall
3 19 (2.52%) Wireless
4 15 (1.99%) LAN
5 12 (1.59%) WAN
6 11 (1.46%) VoIP
6 11 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (1.33%) Network Security
8 9 (1.19%) VPN
9 7 (0.93%) FTP
9 7 (0.93%) GPRS
10 6 (0.80%) Broadband
10 6 (0.80%) HTTP
11 5 (0.66%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.53%) Ethernet
12 4 (0.53%) SAN
13 3 (0.40%) IP Telephony
13 3 (0.40%) MPLS
13 3 (0.40%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (18.04%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 26 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (2.79%) Relational Database
4 20 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (1.46%) MySQL
8 7 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.80%) DTS
10 5 (0.66%) QlikView
11 4 (0.53%) Data Mart
11 4 (0.53%) MS Access
12 3 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.40%) SAP BW
12 3 (0.40%) SAP BI
12 3 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (2.65%) JIRA
2 17 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.46%) Selenium
3 11 (1.46%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (0.93%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (0.93%) Subversion
5 4 (0.53%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.40%) Maven
6 3 (0.40%) Ant
7 2 (0.27%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.27%) ProC
7 2 (0.27%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.13%) Grunt
8 1 (0.13%) Bower
8 1 (0.13%) Xdebug
8 1 (0.13%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.13%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.13%) Behat
8 1 (0.13%) JMeter
General
1 227 (30.11%) Finance
2 69 (9.15%) Retail
3 54 (7.16%) Banking
4 41 (5.44%) Telecoms
5 34 (4.51%) Marketing
6 15 (1.99%) Games
7 12 (1.59%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.46%) Law
8 11 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.46%) Retail Banking
9 9 (1.19%) Legal
9 9 (1.19%) Back Office
10 8 (1.06%) Advertising
11 6 (0.80%) Local Government
12 4 (0.53%) German Language
13 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.40%) Automotive
14 2 (0.27%) Electronics
14 2 (0.27%) Billing
15 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 234 (31.03%) Project Manager
2 125 (16.58%) Analyst
3 111 (14.72%) Developer
4 71 (9.42%) Business Analyst
5 68 (9.02%) Consultant
6 50 (6.63%) .NET Developer
7 43 (5.70%) Software Developer
8 41 (5.44%) IT Project Manager
9 33 (4.38%) Senior Manager
9 33 (4.38%) .NET Software Developer
10 30 (3.98%) C# .NET Developer
10 30 (3.98%) C# Developer
11 28 (3.71%) C# Software Developer
11 28 (3.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
12 26 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
13 23 (3.05%) Architect
14 20 (2.65%) Software Manager
15 18 (2.39%) Software Project Manager
16 16 (2.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (15.12%) .NET
2 78 (10.34%) ASP.NET
3 60 (7.96%) HTML
4 45 (5.97%) CSS
5 37 (4.91%) XML
6 33 (4.38%) Web Services
7 31 (4.11%) jQuery
8 24 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (2.39%) HTML5
10 14 (1.86%) AngularJS
10 14 (1.86%) XSLT
11 11 (1.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 11 (1.46%) CSS3
12 10 (1.33%) WCF
13 9 (1.19%) SOAP
14 8 (1.06%) Spring
15 7 (0.93%) Middleware
15 7 (0.93%) RESTful
16 6 (0.80%) WSDL
16 6 (0.80%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 103 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (7.16%) Management Information System
3 43 (5.70%) NHS
4 33 (4.38%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (1.46%) User Experience
7 10 (1.33%) Informatics
7 10 (1.33%) FMCG
8 8 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (1.06%) PMI
9 7 (0.93%) iPhone
9 7 (0.93%) Smart Meter
10 6 (0.80%) Replication
11 5 (0.66%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.53%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.53%) Data Extraction
12 4 (0.53%) Life Science
12 4 (0.53%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.40%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 79 (10.48%) Windows
2 14 (1.86%) Solaris
2 14 (1.86%) Linux
3 11 (1.46%) Windows 7
4 10 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.06%) Android
6 7 (0.93%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.66%) UNIX
8 2 (0.27%) Debian
9 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (27.72%) PRINCE2
2 206 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 100 (13.26%) ITIL
5 93 (12.33%) Business Analysis
6 86 (11.41%) Change Management
7 74 (9.81%) Mentoring
8 65 (8.62%) Scrum
9 63 (8.36%) Software Engineering
10 54 (7.16%) Agile Project Management
11 52 (6.90%) Risk Management
12 50 (6.63%) Waterfall
13 47 (6.23%) CRM
14 46 (6.10%) Requirements Analysis
15 45 (5.97%) PRINCE
16 43 (5.70%) Service Delivery
17 42 (5.57%) Time Management
18 41 (5.44%) Migration
18 41 (5.44%) Coaching
19 33 (4.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 117 (15.52%) SQL
2 97 (12.86%) C#
3 59 (7.82%) JavaScript
4 36 (4.77%) VB.NET
5 35 (4.64%) Java
6 31 (4.11%) T-SQL
7 23 (3.05%) C
8 17 (2.25%) PHP
9 12 (1.59%) C++
10 9 (1.19%) VBA
11 4 (0.53%) Scala
12 3 (0.40%) Python
12 3 (0.40%) Ruby
12 3 (0.40%) Perl
13 2 (0.27%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.27%) XPath
13 2 (0.27%) XQuery
13 2 (0.27%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.27%) VB
13 2 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 164 (21.75%) Degree
2 37 (4.91%) PMI Certification
3 32 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 30 (3.98%) ISEB
5 29 (3.85%) PMP
6 23 (3.05%) ISTQB
7 21 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (2.52%) CCNA
9 15 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 14 (1.86%) CISSP
11 11 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (1.33%) CISA
13 9 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.80%) MCSE
14 6 (0.80%) CCNP
15 5 (0.66%) Security Cleared
15 5 (0.66%) APMP
15 5 (0.66%) NCDA
16 3 (0.40%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.97%) QA
2 28 (3.71%) SLA
3 7 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.40%) HL7
4 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.27%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.13%) EMIR
6 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.13%) MiFID
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 29 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.93%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.40%) vCloud
5 2 (0.27%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.13%) vSphere
6 1 (0.13%) XenApp
6 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.27%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (0.27%) SCCM
2 2 (0.27%) Cacti
2 2 (0.27%) Zenoss
2 2 (0.27%) Puppet
2 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.13%) Ansible
3 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.13%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 147 (19.50%) Microsoft
2 70 (9.28%) Oracle
3 44 (5.84%) Cisco
4 38 (5.04%) VMware
5 31 (4.11%) SAP
6 24 (3.18%) NetApp
7 19 (2.52%) Juniper
8 16 (2.12%) CA
9 15 (1.99%) IBM
10 12 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (1.46%) HP
12 8 (1.06%) Symantec
13 6 (0.80%) Dell
13 6 (0.80%) EMC
13 6 (0.80%) Business Objects
13 6 (0.80%) Sage
13 6 (0.80%) Brocade
13 6 (0.80%) SolarWinds
14 5 (0.66%) Citrix
15 4 (0.53%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus, car and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago