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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 19 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 411 326 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.98% 8.24% 9.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.21% 10.62% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 322 281 299
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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
3367 3071 3008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.74% 77.65% 80.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2695 2635 2615
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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
Altrincham +20 24 £47,500 +26.66% 4
Bolton +12 12 £40,000 - 2
Stockport -6 11 £38,750 -3.12% 4
Salford -1 8 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Wigan -4 7 £46,250 +38.05% 1
Rochdale -3 6 £45,000 -1.09%
Bury - 4 £29,000 - 2
Cheadle - 2 £39,250 - 1
Oldham +5 1 £39,500 +31.66%
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 186 (23.28%) PRINCE2
1 186 (23.28%) Finance
2 169 (21.15%) Degree
3 167 (20.90%) Microsoft
4 151 (18.90%) SQL Server
5 133 (16.65%) .NET
6 131 (16.40%) SQL
7 121 (15.14%) Windows
8 119 (14.89%) C#
9 116 (14.52%) MS Excel
10 90 (11.26%) HTML
11 83 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
12 80 (10.01%) QA
13 77 (9.64%) ITIL
13 77 (9.64%) Marketing
14 73 (9.14%) JavaScript
15 71 (8.89%) E-Commerce
16 67 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
16 67 (8.39%) Banking
17 65 (8.14%) ASP.NET
17 65 (8.14%) Service Delivery
18 58 (7.26%) XML
19 54 (6.76%) Business Analysis
20 51 (6.38%) Java
20 51 (6.38%) MS Project
20 51 (6.38%) PRINCE
20 51 (6.38%) Retail
21 50 (6.26%) VB.NET
22 46 (5.76%) CSS
23 45 (5.63%) Scrum

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 28 (3.50%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.00%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.25%) Drupal
3 10 (1.25%) IIS
4 9 (1.13%) WordPress
4 9 (1.13%) Node.js
4 9 (1.13%) CMS
5 3 (0.38%) MS Project Server
5 3 (0.38%) Lync
6 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.13%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.13%) Confluence
6 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.13%) SAS
6 1 (0.13%) FileNet
Applications
1 116 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 51 (6.38%) MS Project
3 39 (4.88%) MS Office
4 9 (1.13%) Photoshop
5 8 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.50%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.63%) Magento
2 9 (1.13%) SAP MM
2 9 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.88%) Sage 200
3 7 (0.88%) SAP Business One
4 6 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.75%) Tridion
5 4 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.38%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (0.25%) Line 500
7 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.13%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.13%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.13%) Office 365
3 9 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (1.13%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.50%) SaaS
5 2 (0.25%) GitHub
5 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.88%) Internet
2 24 (3.00%) Firewall
3 21 (2.63%) WAN
4 19 (2.38%) LAN
5 11 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (1.25%) VoIP
7 9 (1.13%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.88%) SAN
8 7 (0.88%) VLAN
8 7 (0.88%) MPLS
9 6 (0.75%) Wireless
9 6 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (0.75%) Intranet
9 6 (0.75%) VPN
9 6 (0.75%) iSCSI
10 5 (0.63%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.63%) NGN
10 5 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.50%) DHCP
11 4 (0.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (18.90%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (4.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (4.01%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 27 (3.38%) Relational Database
6 22 (2.75%) MySQL
7 12 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (1.38%) MongoDB
9 10 (1.25%) OLTP
9 10 (1.25%) QlikView
10 9 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.75%) Big Data
13 5 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.50%) OLAP
15 2 (0.25%) Spotfire
15 2 (0.25%) Oracle OLAP
15 2 (0.25%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (1.63%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.38%) Subversion
3 9 (1.13%) JIRA
3 9 (1.13%) LSMW
4 8 (1.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (0.88%) SpecFlow
6 4 (0.50%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.25%) RequisitePro
7 2 (0.25%) TestPartner
8 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.13%) MSI
8 1 (0.13%) Dreamweaver
General
1 186 (23.28%) Finance
2 77 (9.64%) Marketing
3 67 (8.39%) Banking
4 51 (6.38%) Retail
5 34 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.88%) Games
7 15 (1.88%) Legal
8 14 (1.75%) Back Office
9 13 (1.63%) Advertising
10 11 (1.38%) Front Office
11 7 (0.88%) Automotive
11 7 (0.88%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.38%) Billing
12 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.25%) Law
13 2 (0.25%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 243 (30.41%) Project Manager
2 140 (17.52%) Developer
3 85 (10.64%) Analyst
4 64 (8.01%) Consultant
5 53 (6.63%) Architect
6 42 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 40 (5.01%) C# Developer
8 38 (4.76%) Business Analyst
9 37 (4.63%) .NET Developer
9 37 (4.63%) Senior Developer
10 29 (3.63%) Infrastructure Manager
10 29 (3.63%) C# .NET Developer
11 26 (3.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 26 (3.25%) Team Leader
11 26 (3.25%) Senior Manager
12 25 (3.13%) Software Manager
13 24 (3.00%) Agile Project Manager
14 23 (2.88%) Digital Project Manager
14 23 (2.88%) C# Software Developer
14 23 (2.88%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (16.65%) .NET
2 90 (11.26%) HTML
3 65 (8.14%) ASP.NET
4 58 (7.26%) XML
5 46 (5.76%) CSS
6 33 (4.13%) AngularJS
7 32 (4.01%) Web Services
8 27 (3.38%) jQuery
9 26 (3.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 25 (3.13%) .NET Framework
11 22 (2.75%) XSLT
11 22 (2.75%) HTML5
12 20 (2.50%) WCF
13 19 (2.38%) RESTful
14 15 (1.88%) WPF
15 13 (1.63%) LINQ
15 13 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (1.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (1.50%) XHTML
17 10 (1.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 31 (3.88%) Management Information System
2 25 (3.13%) Social Media
3 24 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 20 (2.50%) PMI
5 17 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.63%) NHS
7 12 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.38%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.13%) N-Tier
9 9 (1.13%) Statistics
9 9 (1.13%) Informatics
9 9 (1.13%) Open Source
10 8 (1.00%) Tandem
10 8 (1.00%) CMDB
11 7 (0.88%) Smart Meter
12 6 (0.75%) FlexPod
12 6 (0.75%) FMCG
13 5 (0.63%) Animation
13 5 (0.63%) Clustering
13 5 (0.63%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 121 (15.14%) Windows
2 19 (2.38%) UNIX
3 17 (2.13%) Linux
4 9 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.00%) Android
5 8 (1.00%) Windows Phone
5 8 (1.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.63%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.50%) Windows 2000
7 4 (0.50%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (23.28%) PRINCE2
2 83 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (9.64%) ITIL
4 71 (8.89%) E-Commerce
5 67 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 65 (8.14%) Service Delivery
7 54 (6.76%) Business Analysis
8 51 (6.38%) PRINCE
9 45 (5.63%) Scrum
10 43 (5.38%) Software Engineering
10 43 (5.38%) Digital Marketing
11 42 (5.26%) ERP
11 42 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
12 41 (5.13%) Change Management
13 38 (4.76%) Web Development
14 35 (4.38%) OO
14 35 (4.38%) Risk Management
15 34 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
16 32 (4.01%) Business Development
17 28 (3.50%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 131 (16.40%) SQL
2 119 (14.89%) C#
3 73 (9.14%) JavaScript
4 51 (6.38%) Java
5 50 (6.26%) VB.NET
6 33 (4.13%) T-SQL
7 26 (3.25%) C
8 22 (2.75%) PHP
9 13 (1.63%) VB
10 11 (1.38%) C++
11 7 (0.88%) TypeScript
12 6 (0.75%) Perl
12 6 (0.75%) VBScript
13 4 (0.50%) Python
13 4 (0.50%) Ada
14 3 (0.38%) VBA
14 3 (0.38%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.25%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.13%) Clojure
16 1 (0.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 169 (21.15%) Degree
2 30 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 28 (3.50%) PMI Certification
4 22 (2.75%) ISEB
5 19 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.63%) CCNA
8 12 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (1.38%) ISTQB
10 10 (1.25%) APMP
10 10 (1.25%) HNC
10 10 (1.25%) HND
11 9 (1.13%) MCSE
12 8 (1.00%) PMP
12 8 (1.00%) ACCA
12 8 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (0.88%) CIMA
13 7 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (0.75%) SC Cleared
14 6 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (10.01%) QA
2 19 (2.38%) SLA
3 8 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.38%) P3O
5 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) HL7
System Software
1 22 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.13%) Hyper-V
2 9 (1.13%) XenDesktop
3 8 (1.00%) vSphere
4 6 (0.75%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.25%) XenApp
5 2 (0.25%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.25%) Nagios
1 2 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (0.25%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.13%) AppDNA
2 1 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 167 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.01%) Oracle
3 31 (3.88%) SAP
4 25 (3.13%) Citrix
4 25 (3.13%) VMware
5 24 (3.00%) Cisco
6 18 (2.25%) HP
7 15 (1.88%) NetApp
8 12 (1.50%) IBM
8 12 (1.50%) 3PAR
9 11 (1.38%) EMC
10 10 (1.25%) Sage
10 10 (1.25%) Tableau
11 9 (1.13%) Twilio
12 8 (1.00%) Dell
12 8 (1.00%) Hitachi
13 7 (0.88%) Epicor
13 7 (0.88%) CheckPoint
13 7 (0.88%) BMC
13 7 (0.88%) Pegasus
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000+ PA depending on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £17000 - £19290 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + car, bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Incentive, Pension, Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago