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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 19 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 347 388 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.57% 10.17% 7.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.60% 12.24% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 288 279 283
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,400 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
2753 3171 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 83.83% 83.10% 80.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2263 2592 2877
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -6 23 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Bolton +25 22 £32,500 -42.22% 2
Salford +5 11 £35,000 -26.31%
Oldham +5 4 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Rochdale -1 3 £70,000 +33.33% 2
Bury +2 2 £31,250 +45.34% 2
Altrincham -19 2 £36,250 -9.93%
Cheadle +1 1 - -
Wigan 0 1 £18,000 -27.27%
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 214 (31.61%) Finance
2 211 (31.17%) PRINCE2
3 195 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
4 128 (18.91%) SQL Server
5 125 (18.46%) Degree
6 113 (16.69%) Microsoft
7 110 (16.25%) SQL
8 101 (14.92%) .NET
8 101 (14.92%) ITIL
9 97 (14.33%) Business Analysis
10 91 (13.44%) C#
11 88 (13.00%) MS Excel
12 84 (12.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 79 (11.67%) ASP.NET
14 77 (11.37%) Scrum
14 77 (11.37%) Analytical Skills
15 71 (10.49%) Oracle
16 69 (10.19%) Retail
17 63 (9.31%) Change Management
18 61 (9.01%) JavaScript
19 60 (8.86%) Banking
20 54 (7.98%) NHS
21 53 (7.83%) Risk Management
21 53 (7.83%) HTML
21 53 (7.83%) Agile Project Management
22 51 (7.53%) Data Analysis
23 50 (7.39%) Windows
24 47 (6.94%) CSS
25 45 (6.65%) Software Engineering
26 44 (6.50%) PRINCE

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (3.69%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.18%) Umbraco
2 8 (1.18%) IIS
3 7 (1.03%) CMS
4 6 (0.89%) Drupal
5 4 (0.59%) SAS
6 3 (0.44%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.44%) Joomla!
6 3 (0.44%) Confluence
6 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.30%) Lync
7 2 (0.30%) WordPress
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.15%) Kentico
8 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.15%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.15%) Immediacy CMS
8 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 88 (13.00%) MS Excel
2 43 (6.35%) MS Office
3 34 (5.02%) MS Project
4 18 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (2.36%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.44%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.15%) SPSS
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.18%) Magento
3 7 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.89%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.74%) Sage 50
5 5 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.59%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.59%) Agresso
7 3 (0.44%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.30%) SAP GRC
8 2 (0.30%) SAP FSCM
8 2 (0.30%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.30%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.30%) SAP PP
8 2 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.15%) Tridion
9 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 1 (0.15%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.77%) SaaS
2 9 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.59%) Office 365
4 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.15%) PaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Heroku
6 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.43%) Firewall
2 20 (2.95%) Wireless
3 18 (2.66%) Internet
4 12 (1.77%) Intranet
4 12 (1.77%) WAN
4 12 (1.77%) LAN
5 11 (1.62%) Network Security
6 10 (1.48%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (1.18%) VPN
8 7 (1.03%) SAN
9 5 (0.74%) HTTP
9 5 (0.74%) VoIP
10 4 (0.59%) DSL
10 4 (0.59%) Broadband
10 4 (0.59%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.44%) WLAN
11 3 (0.44%) MPLS
11 3 (0.44%) 4G
12 2 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (18.91%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (2.66%) Relational Database
6 15 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (1.92%) MySQL
8 12 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.33%) DTS
9 9 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.03%) QlikView
10 7 (1.03%) Data Mart
11 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (0.44%) Big Data
14 2 (0.30%) SAP HANA
14 2 (0.30%) SAP BI
14 2 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 19 (2.81%) JIRA
2 13 (1.92%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.48%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.18%) Subversion
6 6 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
7 5 (0.74%) Selenium
7 5 (0.74%) Mercurial
7 5 (0.74%) PhpStorm
8 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.30%) ProC
9 1 (0.15%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.15%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.15%) JUnit
9 1 (0.15%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.15%) NUnit
9 1 (0.15%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.15%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.15%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 214 (31.61%) Finance
2 69 (10.19%) Retail
3 60 (8.86%) Banking
4 43 (6.35%) Marketing
5 29 (4.28%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.95%) Games
7 17 (2.51%) Retail Banking
8 15 (2.22%) Law
9 10 (1.48%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.33%) Advertising
11 7 (1.03%) Back Office
12 6 (0.89%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.89%) Legal
13 5 (0.74%) Local Government
14 4 (0.59%) German Language
15 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.44%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.30%) Billing
17 1 (0.15%) Electronics
17 1 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 202 (29.84%) Project Manager
2 121 (17.87%) Analyst
3 106 (15.66%) Developer
4 66 (9.75%) Business Analyst
5 65 (9.60%) Consultant
6 42 (6.20%) .NET Developer
7 34 (5.02%) Senior Manager
8 33 (4.87%) IT Project Manager
9 29 (4.28%) Software Developer
10 26 (3.84%) Senior Developer
11 21 (3.10%) .NET Software Developer
12 20 (2.95%) Digital Project Manager
12 20 (2.95%) C# Developer
12 20 (2.95%) Infrastructure Manager
12 20 (2.95%) Delivery Manager
13 19 (2.81%) C# .NET Developer
14 18 (2.66%) Programme Manager
15 17 (2.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (2.51%) Senior .NET Developer
16 16 (2.36%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (14.92%) .NET
2 79 (11.67%) ASP.NET
3 53 (7.83%) HTML
4 47 (6.94%) CSS
5 41 (6.06%) XML
6 28 (4.14%) jQuery
6 28 (4.14%) Web Services
6 28 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (2.36%) WCF
8 13 (1.92%) HTML5
9 12 (1.77%) REST
9 12 (1.77%) XSLT
10 11 (1.62%) WPF
10 11 (1.62%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.33%) Spring
11 9 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (1.18%) AngularJS
12 8 (1.18%) Ajax
13 6 (0.89%) Middleware
13 6 (0.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (11.37%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (7.98%) NHS
3 35 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 30 (4.43%) Management Information System
5 20 (2.95%) Mobile App
6 12 (1.77%) User Experience
7 11 (1.62%) FMCG
8 10 (1.48%) Replication
9 8 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (1.03%) iPhone
10 7 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.89%) Hedge funds
11 6 (0.89%) Freedom of Information
11 6 (0.89%) PMI
12 5 (0.74%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.59%) Data Extraction
13 4 (0.59%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.59%) Informatics
14 3 (0.44%) iDTV
14 3 (0.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 50 (7.39%) Windows
2 14 (2.07%) Solaris
3 12 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (1.77%) Android
4 11 (1.62%) Linux
5 6 (0.89%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.74%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.44%) UNIX
9 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (31.17%) PRINCE2
2 195 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (14.92%) ITIL
4 97 (14.33%) Business Analysis
5 84 (12.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 77 (11.37%) Scrum
7 63 (9.31%) Change Management
8 53 (7.83%) Risk Management
8 53 (7.83%) Agile Project Management
9 51 (7.53%) Data Analysis
10 45 (6.65%) Software Engineering
11 44 (6.50%) PRINCE
12 42 (6.20%) Migration
13 41 (6.06%) Service Delivery
14 40 (5.91%) CRM
14 40 (5.91%) Service Management
15 39 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
16 37 (5.47%) Time Management
17 36 (5.32%) Waterfall
17 36 (5.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 110 (16.25%) SQL
2 91 (13.44%) C#
3 61 (9.01%) JavaScript
4 38 (5.61%) Java
5 29 (4.28%) T-SQL
6 23 (3.40%) PHP
7 16 (2.36%) C
7 16 (2.36%) VB.NET
8 14 (2.07%) C++
9 11 (1.62%) VBA
10 6 (0.89%) Scala
11 4 (0.59%) Objective-C
11 4 (0.59%) ActionScript
11 4 (0.59%) VB
11 4 (0.59%) Perl
12 3 (0.44%) Ruby
13 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.30%) Python
14 1 (0.15%) VBScript
14 1 (0.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 125 (18.46%) Degree
2 33 (4.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 33 (4.87%) PMI Certification
3 27 (3.99%) PMP
4 18 (2.66%) ISEB
5 16 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.92%) CCNA
7 13 (1.92%) CISSP
7 13 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (1.62%) ISTQB
9 10 (1.48%) CISA
10 7 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (0.89%) MCSE
12 5 (0.74%) NCDA
13 4 (0.59%) APMP
14 3 (0.44%) Security Cleared
15 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
15 2 (0.30%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.73%) QA
2 15 (2.22%) SLA
3 9 (1.33%) HL7
4 8 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.30%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) MiFID
6 1 (0.15%) EMIR
6 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 22 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.89%) Hyper-V
2 6 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.59%) vCloud
4 1 (0.15%) vSphere
4 1 (0.15%) XenApp
4 1 (0.15%) XenServer
4 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.30%) Puppet
2 2 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.15%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.15%) Cacti
3 1 (0.15%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.15%) Ansible
3 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 113 (16.69%) Microsoft
2 71 (10.49%) Oracle
3 32 (4.73%) Cisco
4 29 (4.28%) VMware
5 28 (4.14%) SAP
6 16 (2.36%) NetApp
7 15 (2.22%) Juniper
7 15 (2.22%) CA
8 8 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.03%) IBM
10 6 (0.89%) SolarWinds
10 6 (0.89%) Sage
11 5 (0.74%) Dell
11 5 (0.74%) Business Objects
11 5 (0.74%) Zend
11 5 (0.74%) Google
11 5 (0.74%) Trend Micro
11 5 (0.74%) Veeam
12 4 (0.59%) HP
12 4 (0.59%) Hitachi
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
British Council
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
British Council
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £28815 - £39550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EPSN Workforce UK Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £28500 - £32500 per annum + 35hr week.
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago