The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
North West / Manchester
Rank 97 45 40
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 109 167 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.89% 5.03% 6.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 5.20% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 88 126 200
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3656 3214 3838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.85% 96.87% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3078 2663 3266
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Manchester region.

Project Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Project Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -1 2 £37,500 - 2
Altrincham -9 2 £52,500 +77.96%
Bolton -13 2 £48,750 +62.50%
Rochdale -16 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Oldham -33 1 £49,500 +32.00% 1
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 135 (63.68%) Project Management
2 80 (37.74%) PRINCE2
2 80 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (31.60%) Finance
3 67 (31.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (18.40%) Waterfall
5 35 (16.51%) Microsoft
6 24 (11.32%) Scrum
6 24 (11.32%) Manufacturing
6 24 (11.32%) E-Commerce
7 23 (10.85%) MS Excel
8 21 (9.91%) Business Analysis
8 21 (9.91%) People Management
9 20 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 19 (8.96%) PMI Certification
10 19 (8.96%) ERP
11 18 (8.49%) PMP
11 18 (8.49%) Change Management
11 18 (8.49%) Retail
11 18 (8.49%) Dynamics AX
11 18 (8.49%) Time Management
12 16 (7.55%) SAP
12 16 (7.55%) SDLC
13 15 (7.08%) MS Project
13 15 (7.08%) PRINCE
13 15 (7.08%) QA
14 14 (6.60%) Risk Management
15 13 (6.13%) PMI
15 13 (6.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 12 (5.66%) Resource Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.83%) CMS
2 3 (1.42%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.94%) Drupal
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.47%) Confluence
4 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.47%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 23 (10.85%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.08%) MS Project
3 5 (2.36%) MS Office
4 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.47%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.47%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 18 (8.49%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.94%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.94%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.94%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.94%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.94%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.47%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.47%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.42%) SaaS
2 2 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.47%) GitHub
3 1 (0.47%) IaaS
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.42%) Internet
1 3 (1.42%) Skype
2 2 (0.94%) MPLS
2 2 (0.94%) MVNO
2 2 (0.94%) VoIP
2 2 (0.94%) VPN
2 2 (0.94%) WAN
3 1 (0.47%) Extranet
3 1 (0.47%) Intranet
3 1 (0.47%) SMS
3 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
1 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.47%) MS Access
1 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
1 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.36%) JIRA
2 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.47%) Phabricator
2 1 (0.47%) PHPUnit
2 1 (0.47%) Vagrant
General
1 67 (31.60%) Finance
2 24 (11.32%) Manufacturing
3 18 (8.49%) Retail
4 7 (3.30%) Banking
4 7 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.83%) Legal
6 5 (2.36%) Advertising
7 3 (1.42%) Law
7 3 (1.42%) Marketing
8 2 (0.94%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Automotive
9 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.36%) .NET
2 2 (0.94%) HTML
3 1 (0.47%) CSS
3 1 (0.47%) Phalcon
3 1 (0.47%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.47%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (0.47%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.13%) PMI
2 10 (4.72%) FMCG
3 5 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.36%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.89%) Driving Licence
4 4 (1.89%) User Experience
5 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.42%) NHS
6 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.47%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.47%) Handset
6 1 (0.47%) iPad
6 1 (0.47%) Life Science
6 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.47%) Social Media
6 1 (0.47%) Statistics
6 1 (0.47%) Tandem
6 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (63.68%) Project Management
2 80 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (37.74%) PRINCE2
3 67 (31.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (18.40%) Waterfall
5 24 (11.32%) E-Commerce
5 24 (11.32%) Scrum
6 21 (9.91%) Business Analysis
6 21 (9.91%) People Management
7 19 (8.96%) ERP
8 18 (8.49%) Change Management
8 18 (8.49%) Time Management
9 16 (7.55%) SDLC
10 15 (7.08%) PRINCE
11 14 (6.60%) Risk Management
12 13 (6.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 12 (5.66%) Resource Management
14 11 (5.19%) Logistics
15 10 (4.72%) Presales
15 10 (4.72%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.66%) SQL
2 3 (1.42%) C
2 3 (1.42%) C#
3 2 (0.94%) Java
3 2 (0.94%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.94%) VBA
4 1 (0.47%) C++
4 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 19 (8.96%) PMI Certification
3 18 (8.49%) PMP
4 12 (5.66%) Degree
5 6 (2.83%) APMP
5 6 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.42%) ISEB
7 2 (0.94%) APMG
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.08%) QA
2 7 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.83%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.94%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.47%) KVM
1 1 (0.47%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (16.51%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.55%) SAP
3 5 (2.36%) JD Edwards
3 5 (2.36%) Oracle
4 2 (0.94%) Hitachi
4 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.47%) Cisco
5 1 (0.47%) Cognos
5 1 (0.47%) Facebook
5 1 (0.47%) Google
5 1 (0.47%) IBM
5 1 (0.47%) PTC
5 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
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