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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 22 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 339 386 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.66% 10.28% 9.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.61% 12.51% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 277 324 350
Average salary £40,150 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +4.44%
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
3196 3085 3432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.68% 82.18% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2765 2693 3025
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 January 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 January 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 +7 23 £34,000 -8.10% 6
Salford -1 10 £32,500 -39.81% 2
Altrincham +6 9 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Bolton +13 8 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Oldham +8 5 £50,000 +61.36% 1
Rochdale 0 5 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Wigan -7 4 £40,000 -23.80%
Cheadle - 1 - -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £45,000 - 1
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 218 (28.50%) Finance
2 203 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (24.97%) PRINCE2
4 167 (21.83%) Degree
5 151 (19.74%) Microsoft
6 128 (16.73%) SQL Server
7 121 (15.82%) MS Excel
8 120 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 117 (15.29%) .NET
10 105 (13.73%) SQL
11 99 (12.94%) C#
12 98 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
13 92 (12.03%) ITIL
14 85 (11.11%) Windows
15 83 (10.85%) Mentoring
16 82 (10.72%) Change Management
17 81 (10.59%) JavaScript
18 76 (9.93%) HTML
19 74 (9.67%) ASP.NET
20 69 (9.02%) MS Project
21 66 (8.63%) Business Analysis
22 59 (7.71%) QA
23 58 (7.58%) Software Engineering
24 57 (7.45%) Service Delivery
25 55 (7.19%) Oracle
26 54 (7.06%) Scrum
27 53 (6.93%) Waterfall
28 47 (6.14%) Risk Management
28 47 (6.14%) Management Information System
29 46 (6.01%) Telecoms

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 24 (3.14%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.70%) MS Exchange
3 7 (0.92%) SAS
3 7 (0.92%) IIS
4 6 (0.78%) Node.js
5 5 (0.65%) Lync
6 4 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.52%) CMS
7 3 (0.39%) Apache
7 3 (0.39%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.39%) Drupal
7 3 (0.39%) WordPress
8 2 (0.26%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.26%) Confluence
8 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.26%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 121 (15.82%) MS Excel
2 69 (9.02%) MS Project
3 42 (5.49%) MS Office
4 19 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (2.09%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.39%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 23 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.70%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.57%) Oracle Retail
4 8 (1.05%) SAP MM
5 6 (0.78%) Tridion
6 5 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.65%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.65%) Magento
6 5 (0.65%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.39%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.39%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.13%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.57%) SaaS
2 11 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.05%) Office 365
4 6 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.78%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.65%) Yammer
6 4 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.52%) GitHub
7 2 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.66%) Internet
2 27 (3.53%) Intranet
3 25 (3.27%) Firewall
4 17 (2.22%) LAN
5 12 (1.57%) Wireless
6 11 (1.44%) WAN
7 10 (1.31%) VoIP
7 10 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (1.18%) Network Security
9 7 (0.92%) GPRS
9 7 (0.92%) FTP
10 5 (0.65%) WAAS
10 5 (0.65%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.39%) LLU
11 3 (0.39%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.39%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.39%) VPN
11 3 (0.39%) MPLS
11 3 (0.39%) Broadband
12 2 (0.26%) Megaco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (16.73%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.14%) Oracle Reports
3 21 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (2.61%) Relational Database
5 17 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.18%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.18%) MySQL
9 7 (0.92%) Oracle Database
9 7 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (0.78%) MS Access
11 3 (0.39%) QlikView
11 3 (0.39%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.39%) Big Data
12 2 (0.26%) Apache Accumulo
12 2 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (1.83%) JIRA
2 11 (1.44%) Selenium
2 11 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (0.92%) LSMW
5 5 (0.65%) Subversion
6 4 (0.52%) Maven
6 4 (0.52%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.52%) NetBeans
7 3 (0.39%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.39%) Ant
7 3 (0.39%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.26%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.26%) RequisitePro
9 1 (0.13%) JMeter
9 1 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.13%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.13%) ClearCase
General
1 218 (28.50%) Finance
2 46 (6.01%) Telecoms
3 44 (5.75%) Banking
4 41 (5.36%) Retail
4 41 (5.36%) Marketing
5 15 (1.96%) Back Office
6 14 (1.83%) Law
6 14 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.44%) Advertising
7 11 (1.44%) Games
8 8 (1.05%) Legal
8 8 (1.05%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.92%) Front Office
10 6 (0.78%) Automotive
11 3 (0.39%) German Language
11 3 (0.39%) Local Government
12 2 (0.26%) Billing
12 2 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 254 (33.20%) Project Manager
2 114 (14.90%) Developer
3 91 (11.90%) Analyst
4 67 (8.76%) Consultant
5 58 (7.58%) Business Analyst
6 45 (5.88%) Senior Manager
7 44 (5.75%) Software Developer
7 44 (5.75%) .NET Developer
8 35 (4.58%) IT Project Manager
9 31 (4.05%) Infrastructure Manager
9 31 (4.05%) Architect
10 30 (3.92%) Software Manager
10 30 (3.92%) .NET Software Developer
11 29 (3.79%) Senior Project Manager
12 27 (3.53%) C# Developer
12 27 (3.53%) C# .NET Developer
12 27 (3.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 27 (3.53%) C# Software Developer
13 26 (3.40%) Software Project Manager
14 25 (3.27%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (15.29%) .NET
2 76 (9.93%) HTML
3 74 (9.67%) ASP.NET
4 46 (6.01%) CSS
5 44 (5.75%) Web Services
6 40 (5.23%) HTML5
7 32 (4.18%) XML
8 24 (3.14%) AngularJS
9 23 (3.01%) jQuery
10 19 (2.48%) XSLT
11 17 (2.22%) RESTful
11 17 (2.22%) CSS3
12 14 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (1.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 12 (1.57%) SOAP
14 11 (1.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (1.18%) EDI
15 9 (1.18%) Java EE
16 8 (1.05%) WSDL
17 6 (0.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 98 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (6.14%) Management Information System
3 34 (4.44%) NHS
4 25 (3.27%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.09%) FMCG
6 14 (1.83%) Mobile App
7 13 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (1.70%) PMI
8 12 (1.57%) Informatics
9 7 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (0.92%) Client/Server
9 7 (0.92%) iPhone
9 7 (0.92%) Smart Meter
9 7 (0.92%) User Experience
10 4 (0.52%) Data Extraction
10 4 (0.52%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.52%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.39%) Social Media
12 2 (0.26%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 85 (11.11%) Windows
2 13 (1.70%) Android
3 12 (1.57%) UNIX
4 11 (1.44%) Linux
5 9 (1.18%) Solaris
5 9 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.05%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.05%) Windows XP
7 7 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.78%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.65%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.26%) Debian
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (24.97%) PRINCE2
3 120 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 92 (12.03%) ITIL
5 83 (10.85%) Mentoring
6 82 (10.72%) Change Management
7 66 (8.63%) Business Analysis
8 58 (7.58%) Software Engineering
9 57 (7.45%) Service Delivery
10 54 (7.06%) Scrum
11 53 (6.93%) Waterfall
12 47 (6.14%) Risk Management
13 44 (5.75%) CRM
14 42 (5.49%) Requirements Analysis
15 40 (5.23%) PRINCE
16 38 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
17 36 (4.71%) E-Commerce
18 33 (4.31%) ERP
18 33 (4.31%) Time Management
19 32 (4.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 105 (13.73%) SQL
2 99 (12.94%) C#
3 81 (10.59%) JavaScript
4 43 (5.62%) Java
5 40 (5.23%) VB.NET
6 35 (4.58%) T-SQL
7 25 (3.27%) C
8 17 (2.22%) PHP
9 10 (1.31%) C++
10 8 (1.05%) Python
11 7 (0.92%) Perl
12 4 (0.52%) Scala
13 3 (0.39%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.39%) VBA
14 2 (0.26%) XQuery
14 2 (0.26%) XPath
15 1 (0.13%) PHP5
15 1 (0.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 167 (21.83%) Degree
2 40 (5.23%) PMI Certification
3 32 (4.18%) ISEB
4 27 (3.53%) PMP
5 26 (3.40%) ISTQB
6 22 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 16 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (1.70%) CCNA
9 11 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.31%) CCNP
11 9 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.78%) Security Cleared
13 6 (0.78%) APMP
14 5 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (0.52%) MBA
15 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (0.52%) CISSP
16 3 (0.39%) HND
17 2 (0.26%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.71%) QA
2 27 (3.53%) SLA
3 9 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.39%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.13%) BS7799
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 19 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.18%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.39%) SCOM
2 2 (0.26%) Cacti
2 2 (0.26%) Zenoss
2 2 (0.26%) Puppet
2 2 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.13%) Ansible
3 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.13%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 151 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 55 (7.19%) Oracle
3 43 (5.62%) SAP
4 35 (4.58%) Cisco
5 25 (3.27%) VMware
6 19 (2.48%) NetApp
7 15 (1.96%) Juniper
8 11 (1.44%) CA
8 11 (1.44%) IBM
8 11 (1.44%) HP
9 10 (1.31%) Business Objects
9 10 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.18%) Citrix
11 6 (0.78%) Symantec
11 6 (0.78%) Primavera
11 6 (0.78%) Brocade
11 6 (0.78%) EMC
11 6 (0.78%) EPiServer
11 6 (0.78%) hybris
11 6 (0.78%) Twilio
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Aquilaheywood
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: up to £25k depend on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits + relocation where appropriate
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
General Medical Council
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Flexi-Time
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago