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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 20 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 353 417 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.41% 11.20% 7.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.43% 13.45% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 298 331 256
Average salary £40,125 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.75% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
3089 3100 3125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.31% 83.29% 79.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2595 2640 2668
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
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 6 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 6 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 20 £40,000 -33.33% 8
Stockport +7 17 £25,000 -44.44% 5
Salford +9 13 £32,500 -33.33% 2
Oldham +13 9 £35,500 +19.38%
Altrincham +2 4 £45,000 +125.00% 2
Rochdale -3 4 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Wigan - 3 £45,250 -
Cheadle +8 1 - - 1
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 222 (29.02%) Finance
2 205 (26.80%) PRINCE2
3 203 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
4 163 (21.31%) Degree
5 150 (19.61%) Microsoft
6 133 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 122 (15.95%) MS Excel
8 116 (15.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 115 (15.03%) .NET
10 106 (13.86%) SQL
11 104 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
12 97 (12.68%) C#
13 90 (11.76%) ITIL
13 90 (11.76%) Change Management
14 85 (11.11%) Business Analysis
15 80 (10.46%) ASP.NET
16 75 (9.80%) Windows
16 75 (9.80%) Mentoring
17 71 (9.28%) MS Project
18 65 (8.50%) Software Engineering
19 64 (8.37%) Oracle
20 62 (8.10%) HTML
20 62 (8.10%) JavaScript
21 58 (7.58%) Scrum
22 56 (7.32%) Retail
23 55 (7.19%) Management Information System
24 54 (7.06%) Service Delivery
25 53 (6.93%) CRM
26 52 (6.80%) Waterfall
27 50 (6.54%) Risk Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 22 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.18%) MS Exchange
3 7 (0.92%) IIS
3 7 (0.92%) CMS
4 6 (0.78%) Lync
5 5 (0.65%) SAS
6 4 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.39%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.39%) Apache
7 3 (0.39%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.26%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.26%) Confluence
9 1 (0.13%) WordPress
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.13%) Joomla!
Applications
1 122 (15.95%) MS Excel
2 71 (9.28%) MS Project
3 45 (5.88%) MS Office
4 20 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (2.48%) 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 24 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.57%) Oracle Retail
4 6 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.65%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.65%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.52%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.52%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.39%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.39%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.39%) Agresso
7 3 (0.39%) Magento
8 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.26%) Tridion
8 2 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.70%) SaaS
2 2 (0.26%) PaaS
2 2 (0.26%) Office 365
2 2 (0.26%) GitHub
2 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.66%) Internet
2 26 (3.40%) Intranet
3 24 (3.14%) Firewall
4 12 (1.57%) Wireless
5 11 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (1.44%) LAN
5 11 (1.44%) VoIP
6 10 (1.31%) Network Security
7 8 (1.05%) WAN
7 8 (1.05%) VPN
8 7 (0.92%) FTP
8 7 (0.92%) GPRS
9 6 (0.78%) HTTP
9 6 (0.78%) Unified Communications
10 5 (0.65%) Broadband
11 3 (0.39%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.39%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.39%) LLU
11 3 (0.39%) MPLS
12 2 (0.26%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
2 20 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (2.61%) Relational Database
3 18 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (1.31%) MySQL
7 8 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (0.92%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.78%) MS Access
10 4 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.52%) QlikView
10 4 (0.52%) Big Data
10 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.39%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.39%) DTS
12 2 (0.26%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 17 (2.22%) JIRA
2 15 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.44%) Selenium
3 11 (1.44%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (0.78%) Subversion
6 5 (0.65%) Eclipse
6 5 (0.65%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.52%) Maven
7 4 (0.52%) NetBeans
7 4 (0.52%) LSMW
8 3 (0.39%) Ant
8 3 (0.39%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.39%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.26%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.13%) Behat
10 1 (0.13%) Grunt
10 1 (0.13%) Bower
10 1 (0.13%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.13%) PHPUnit
General
1 222 (29.02%) Finance
2 56 (7.32%) Retail
3 44 (5.75%) Banking
4 42 (5.49%) Telecoms
5 39 (5.10%) Marketing
6 13 (1.70%) Games
6 13 (1.70%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.57%) Back Office
8 11 (1.44%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.44%) Advertising
8 11 (1.44%) Law
9 9 (1.18%) Legal
10 6 (0.78%) Local Government
10 6 (0.78%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.39%) German Language
11 3 (0.39%) Front Office
11 3 (0.39%) Electronics
11 3 (0.39%) Automotive
12 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 243 (31.76%) Project Manager
2 110 (14.38%) Analyst
3 107 (13.99%) Developer
4 71 (9.28%) Consultant
5 65 (8.50%) Business Analyst
6 51 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 43 (5.62%) IT Project Manager
7 43 (5.62%) Software Developer
8 36 (4.71%) Senior Manager
9 34 (4.44%) .NET Software Developer
10 31 (4.05%) C# Developer
10 31 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
11 29 (3.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 29 (3.79%) C# Software Developer
12 25 (3.27%) Infrastructure Manager
12 25 (3.27%) Delivery Manager
12 25 (3.27%) Architect
13 24 (3.14%) Software Manager
14 22 (2.88%) Software Project Manager
15 19 (2.48%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (15.03%) .NET
2 80 (10.46%) ASP.NET
3 62 (8.10%) HTML
4 44 (5.75%) CSS
5 34 (4.44%) Web Services
5 34 (4.44%) XML
6 27 (3.53%) jQuery
7 22 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (2.88%) HTML5
8 15 (1.96%) XSLT
9 13 (1.70%) CSS3
9 13 (1.70%) AngularJS
10 12 (1.57%) SOAP
11 11 (1.44%) RESTful
12 9 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 9 (1.18%) WCF
13 8 (1.05%) WSDL
13 8 (1.05%) Spring
14 7 (0.92%) EDI
14 7 (0.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 104 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (7.19%) Management Information System
3 38 (4.97%) NHS
4 30 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 14 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.70%) FMCG
7 12 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.57%) User Experience
8 9 (1.18%) Informatics
9 8 (1.05%) PMI
10 7 (0.92%) iPhone
10 7 (0.92%) Smart Meter
10 7 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
11 5 (0.65%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.52%) Data Extraction
12 4 (0.52%) Life Science
12 4 (0.52%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.39%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (0.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 75 (9.80%) Windows
2 14 (1.83%) Solaris
3 13 (1.70%) Linux
4 8 (1.05%) Android
5 7 (0.92%) Windows XP
5 7 (0.92%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.65%) UNIX
6 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.26%) Debian
8 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (26.80%) PRINCE2
2 203 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (15.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 90 (11.76%) ITIL
4 90 (11.76%) Change Management
5 85 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 75 (9.80%) Mentoring
7 65 (8.50%) Software Engineering
8 58 (7.58%) Scrum
9 54 (7.06%) Service Delivery
10 53 (6.93%) CRM
11 52 (6.80%) Waterfall
12 50 (6.54%) Risk Management
13 46 (6.01%) Requirements Analysis
13 46 (6.01%) Agile Project Management
14 43 (5.62%) PRINCE
15 42 (5.49%) Time Management
16 41 (5.36%) Migration
17 38 (4.97%) Coaching
18 31 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 106 (13.86%) SQL
2 97 (12.68%) C#
3 62 (8.10%) JavaScript
4 39 (5.10%) VB.NET
5 37 (4.84%) Java
6 28 (3.66%) T-SQL
7 23 (3.01%) C
8 14 (1.83%) PHP
9 10 (1.31%) C++
10 7 (0.92%) VBA
11 5 (0.65%) Python
12 4 (0.52%) Scala
13 3 (0.39%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.39%) Perl
14 2 (0.26%) XQuery
14 2 (0.26%) XPath
15 1 (0.13%) PHP5
15 1 (0.13%) Ruby
15 1 (0.13%) VBScript
15 1 (0.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 163 (21.31%) Degree
2 41 (5.36%) PMI Certification
3 35 (4.58%) VCP4
4 34 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 33 (4.31%) PMP
5 33 (4.31%) ISEB
6 25 (3.27%) ISTQB
7 17 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (1.83%) CCNA
9 13 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.05%) CISSP
13 7 (0.92%) CCNP
13 7 (0.92%) APMP
13 7 (0.92%) Security Cleared
14 5 (0.65%) NCDA
15 4 (0.52%) MBA
15 4 (0.52%) CISA
15 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.14%) QA
2 25 (3.27%) SLA
3 9 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.39%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.26%) 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%) BS7799
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 24 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.31%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.92%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.26%) vCloud
4 2 (0.26%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.13%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) XenApp
5 1 (0.13%) XenServer
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
1 150 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 64 (8.37%) Oracle
3 39 (5.10%) Cisco
4 38 (4.97%) SAP
5 32 (4.18%) VMware
6 24 (3.14%) NetApp
7 20 (2.61%) Juniper
8 16 (2.09%) CA
9 13 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.31%) HP
10 10 (1.31%) IBM
11 7 (0.92%) Business Objects
12 6 (0.78%) EMC
12 6 (0.78%) Symantec
12 6 (0.78%) Brocade
13 5 (0.65%) Citrix
14 4 (0.52%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.52%) Primavera
15 3 (0.39%) Mitel
15 3 (0.39%) Avaya
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, Mobile, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Markit Group Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago