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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 17 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 295 344 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.04% 8.55% 10.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.17% 10.08% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 231 283 334
Average salary £47,500 £40,150 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.30% -5.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
2900 3414 3202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.82% 84.86% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2353 2931 2793
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -9 14 £37,500 +50.00% 2
Bolton +16 8 £32,500 -13.33%
Altrincham +3 7 £30,000 -29.41%
Cheadle +2 7 £46,000 - 1
Rochdale 0 5 £57,500 -17.85% 1
Oldham -1 5 £37,500 -25.00%
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (31.27%) PRINCE2
2 216 (30.42%) Agile Software Development
3 212 (29.86%) Finance
4 165 (23.24%) Degree
5 136 (19.15%) Microsoft
6 99 (13.94%) SQL
7 98 (13.80%) ITIL
8 96 (13.52%) .NET
9 88 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 85 (11.97%) C#
11 84 (11.83%) MS Excel
12 72 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
13 71 (10.00%) Change Management
14 69 (9.72%) Requirements Analysis
15 67 (9.44%) SDLC
16 64 (9.01%) SQL Server
16 64 (9.01%) MS Project
17 62 (8.73%) MS Office
18 61 (8.59%) Risk Management
19 60 (8.45%) Scrum
20 59 (8.31%) Business Analysis
20 59 (8.31%) Software Delivery
21 54 (7.61%) Service Delivery
22 51 (7.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 51 (7.18%) Presales
23 50 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
24 49 (6.90%) Windows
24 49 (6.90%) Mentoring
25 48 (6.76%) Law
26 46 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 27 (3.80%) IIS
2 26 (3.66%) Confluence
3 13 (1.83%) CMS
4 9 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.13%) ColdFusion
6 7 (0.99%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (0.70%) Alfresco
9 4 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.56%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.56%) WordPress
10 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.28%) Node.js
11 2 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.14%) SAS
12 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 84 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 64 (9.01%) MS Project
3 62 (8.73%) MS Office
4 31 (4.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (2.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (3.52%) Magento
2 15 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.69%) SAP ERP
4 11 (1.55%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.99%) SDL Web 8
6 6 (0.85%) Primavera
7 3 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.42%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.14%) HFM
9 1 (0.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 1 (0.14%) JDE OneWorld
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (0.85%) SaaS
2 5 (0.70%) Office 365
2 5 (0.70%) Taleo
3 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.14%) IaaS
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.94%) Network Security
2 16 (2.25%) Internet
3 13 (1.83%) Broadband
4 8 (1.13%) VoIP
4 8 (1.13%) VPN
5 7 (0.99%) DNS
6 5 (0.70%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.70%) Firewall
6 5 (0.70%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.70%) Intranet
6 5 (0.70%) IPv6
6 5 (0.70%) LAN
6 5 (0.70%) SAN
7 3 (0.42%) MPLS
8 2 (0.28%) DHCP
8 2 (0.28%) WAN
9 1 (0.14%) Extranet
9 1 (0.14%) Skype
9 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (9.01%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (0.56%) MySQL
4 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.42%) Big Data
5 3 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.42%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.42%) SAP HANA
5 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.28%) GIS
6 2 (0.28%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.14%) QlikView
7 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (3.94%) JIRA
2 26 (3.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 21 (2.96%) Git (software)
4 20 (2.82%) Mercurial
4 20 (2.82%) PhpStorm
5 8 (1.13%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.56%) Toad
7 3 (0.42%) Subversion
8 1 (0.14%) AppScan
8 1 (0.14%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.14%) MSI
General
1 212 (29.86%) Finance
2 48 (6.76%) Law
3 43 (6.06%) Retail
4 30 (4.23%) Marketing
5 28 (3.94%) Legal
6 27 (3.80%) Banking
7 18 (2.54%) Back Office
8 12 (1.69%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.27%) Games
9 9 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.99%) Front Office
12 6 (0.85%) German Language
13 5 (0.70%) Advertising
13 5 (0.70%) Local Government
14 4 (0.56%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.42%) Publishing
16 2 (0.28%) Automotive
16 2 (0.28%) Billing
16 2 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 236 (33.24%) Project Manager
2 112 (15.77%) Analyst
3 81 (11.41%) Developer
4 72 (10.14%) Consultant
5 71 (10.00%) IT Manager
6 56 (7.89%) Business Analyst
7 50 (7.04%) IT Project Manager
8 41 (5.77%) Senior Manager
9 34 (4.79%) C# Developer
10 32 (4.51%) .NET Developer
10 32 (4.51%) Software Manager
11 31 (4.37%) C# Software Developer
11 31 (4.37%) Software Project Manager
12 30 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
12 30 (4.23%) Graduate
13 29 (4.08%) Senior Developer
14 28 (3.94%) Senior Project Manager
14 28 (3.94%) Technical Analyst
14 28 (3.94%) Technical Business Analyst
15 27 (3.80%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (13.52%) .NET
2 45 (6.34%) ASP.NET
3 34 (4.79%) XML
4 26 (3.66%) .NET Framework
4 26 (3.66%) HTML
5 25 (3.52%) CSS
6 23 (3.24%) Web Services
7 21 (2.96%) Middleware
8 20 (2.82%) SOAP
8 20 (2.82%) Zend Framework
9 16 (2.25%) jQuery
10 14 (1.97%) LINQ
11 12 (1.69%) WCF
12 11 (1.55%) WPF
13 8 (1.13%) Apache Flex
13 8 (1.13%) MXML
13 8 (1.13%) REST
14 7 (0.99%) CSS3
14 7 (0.99%) HTML5
14 7 (0.99%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (6.20%) Data Centre
3 31 (4.37%) Visualisation
4 27 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 24 (3.38%) Security Operations Centre
5 24 (3.38%) User Experience
6 20 (2.82%) FMCG
6 20 (2.82%) Mobile App
7 13 (1.83%) NHS
8 11 (1.55%) Blog
9 10 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.41%) iPad
10 7 (0.99%) PMI
11 6 (0.85%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.85%) Social Media
12 5 (0.70%) iPhone
13 4 (0.56%) Mainframe
14 3 (0.42%) Data Integration
15 2 (0.28%) Derivative
15 2 (0.28%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 49 (6.90%) Windows
2 13 (1.83%) Linux
3 12 (1.69%) Windows Server
4 7 (0.99%) Android
4 7 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.70%) Debian
6 3 (0.42%) Unix
7 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (31.27%) PRINCE2
2 216 (30.42%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (13.80%) ITIL
4 88 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 71 (10.00%) Change Management
6 69 (9.72%) Requirements Analysis
7 67 (9.44%) SDLC
8 61 (8.59%) Risk Management
9 60 (8.45%) Scrum
10 59 (8.31%) Business Analysis
10 59 (8.31%) Software Delivery
11 54 (7.61%) Service Delivery
12 51 (7.18%) Presales
13 50 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
14 49 (6.90%) Mentoring
15 46 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
15 46 (6.48%) Waterfall
16 43 (6.06%) Data Modelling
16 43 (6.06%) Line Management
16 43 (6.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (13.94%) SQL
2 85 (11.97%) C#
3 42 (5.92%) PHP
4 40 (5.63%) Java
5 30 (4.23%) VB.NET
6 26 (3.66%) JavaScript
7 25 (3.52%) C++
8 23 (3.24%) Objective-C
9 20 (2.82%) C
10 16 (2.25%) T-SQL
11 7 (0.99%) PowerShell
12 6 (0.85%) Scala
13 5 (0.70%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.56%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.42%) VB
15 3 (0.42%) VBA
16 2 (0.28%) COBOL
16 2 (0.28%) Ruby
17 1 (0.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 165 (23.24%) Degree
2 51 (7.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 30 (4.23%) CISSP
4 29 (4.08%) PMI Certification
5 24 (3.38%) IISP
5 24 (3.38%) Security Cleared
6 22 (3.10%) PMP
7 16 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (1.55%) APMP
8 11 (1.55%) CHECK Team Leader
8 11 (1.55%) CREST Certified
9 7 (0.99%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.85%) CISM
11 5 (0.70%) APMG
11 5 (0.70%) CISMP
11 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.56%) CCNA
12 4 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.42%) ISEB
13 3 (0.42%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.07%) QA
2 33 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (4.08%) PCI DSS
4 22 (3.10%) SLA
5 10 (1.41%) HL7
6 4 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.42%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.42%) TickIT
8 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.14%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (2.54%) Active Directory
1 18 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (2.11%) QRadar
2 5 (0.70%) SCOM
3 1 (0.14%) Nessus
3 1 (0.14%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.14%) Nmap
3 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.14%) Puppet
3 1 (0.14%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.14%) Salt
3 1 (0.14%) SCCM
3 1 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.14%) WebInspect
3 1 (0.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 136 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.07%) SAP
3 33 (4.65%) Oracle
4 24 (3.38%) ArcSight
4 24 (3.38%) Splunk
5 20 (2.82%) Zend
6 19 (2.68%) VMware
7 13 (1.83%) Adobe
8 6 (0.85%) IBM
8 6 (0.85%) Red Hat
8 6 (0.85%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.70%) Cisco
9 5 (0.70%) Citrix
9 5 (0.70%) Guidewire
9 5 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.56%) Google
10 4 (0.56%) Progress
10 4 (0.56%) Sage
10 4 (0.56%) Twitter
11 3 (0.42%) SYSPRO
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits!
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