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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 47 33 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 190 243 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.16% 6.40% 4.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.30% 6.61% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 162 204 169
Median salary £49,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.73% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,700 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Project Manager
North West

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
3586 3674 3945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.42% 96.84% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3039 3085 3223
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -19 8 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Oldham -4 2 £42,046 +8.50% 1
Rochdale -4 2 £38,750 -3.12%
Bolton -7 2 £52,500 +40.00%
Salford +4 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Wigan -4 1 £29,000 -31.76%
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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.

1 186 (54.23%) Project Management
2 175 (51.02%) PRINCE2
3 137 (39.94%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (31.78%) Finance
5 76 (22.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 51 (14.87%) MS Excel
7 49 (14.29%) MS Project
8 46 (13.41%) Degree
9 43 (12.54%) PMP
10 42 (12.24%) Risk Management
11 41 (11.95%) Scrum
11 41 (11.95%) PMI Certification
12 39 (11.37%) Microsoft
13 38 (11.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 38 (11.08%) Resource Allocation
14 37 (10.79%) Waterfall
15 34 (9.91%) Retail
16 30 (8.75%) Change Management
17 29 (8.45%) SAP
18 26 (7.58%) Manufacturing
19 25 (7.29%) iPad
20 24 (7.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 23 (6.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
21 23 (6.71%) SDLC
22 21 (6.12%) Java
23 19 (5.54%) Migration
24 18 (5.25%) Resource Management
24 18 (5.25%) Line Management
25 17 (4.96%) Presales
26 16 (4.66%) FMCG

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 7 (2.04%) CMS
2 3 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.29%) Drupal
4 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.29%) Kentico
4 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 51 (14.87%) MS Excel
2 49 (14.29%) MS Project
3 8 (2.33%) MS Office
4 5 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.46%) Sonata
4 3 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.87%) Infor CRM
5 2 (0.58%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.58%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.29%) BPCS
6 1 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.29%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.29%) Movex
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.62%) Google Apps
2 7 (2.04%) SaaS
3 5 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.58%) Office 365
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.66%) Internet
2 8 (2.33%) WAN
3 3 (0.87%) Broadband
3 3 (0.87%) VoIP
4 2 (0.58%) Extranet
4 2 (0.58%) Intranet
4 2 (0.58%) LAN
4 2 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.29%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.29%) Firewall
5 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.33%) Big Data
2 7 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.17%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.87%) MS Access
5 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.29%) OLTP
5 1 (0.29%) QlikView
5 1 (0.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (2.62%) JIRA
2 2 (0.58%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.58%) NUnit
2 2 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (0.58%) SpecFlow
2 2 (0.58%) TeamCity
General
1 109 (31.78%) Finance
2 34 (9.91%) Retail
3 26 (7.58%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.79%) Billing
4 13 (3.79%) Marketing
5 12 (3.50%) Publishing
6 10 (2.92%) Legal
7 8 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.04%) Law
9 5 (1.46%) Games
10 4 (1.17%) Local Government
11 3 (0.87%) Banking
12 2 (0.58%) Advertising
12 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.29%) Automotive
13 1 (0.29%) Back Office
13 1 (0.29%) Front Office
13 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.33%) .NET
2 3 (0.87%) J2EE
3 2 (0.58%) CSS
3 2 (0.58%) HTML
4 1 (0.29%) COM
4 1 (0.29%) Java EE
4 1 (0.29%) JSON
4 1 (0.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.29%) Web Services
4 1 (0.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.29%) iPad
2 16 (4.66%) FMCG
3 14 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.08%) Driving Licence
4 11 (3.21%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.04%) Life Science
5 7 (2.04%) NHS
5 7 (2.04%) PMI
6 6 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.17%) Social Media
7 4 (1.17%) User Experience
7 4 (1.17%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.87%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.58%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.58%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.58%) Online Games
10 1 (0.29%) Apple TV
10 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.46%) Linux
2 4 (1.17%) Unix
2 4 (1.17%) Windows
3 3 (0.87%) OS/2
4 1 (0.29%) Android
4 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (54.23%) Project Management
2 175 (51.02%) PRINCE2
3 137 (39.94%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (22.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (12.24%) Risk Management
6 41 (11.95%) Scrum
7 38 (11.08%) Resource Allocation
8 37 (10.79%) Waterfall
9 30 (8.75%) Change Management
10 23 (6.71%) SDLC
10 23 (6.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 19 (5.54%) Migration
12 18 (5.25%) Line Management
12 18 (5.25%) Resource Management
13 17 (4.96%) Presales
14 14 (4.08%) E-Commerce
14 14 (4.08%) Project Planning
15 13 (3.79%) CRM
15 13 (3.79%) PRINCE
16 12 (3.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.12%) Java
2 10 (2.92%) C#
2 10 (2.92%) Scala
2 10 (2.92%) SQL
3 8 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.46%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.58%) PHP
6 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (13.41%) Degree
2 43 (12.54%) PMP
3 41 (11.95%) PMI Certification
4 38 (11.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 24 (7.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.17%) APMP
7 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 39 (11.37%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.45%) SAP
3 15 (4.37%) Oracle
4 9 (2.62%) Google
5 5 (1.46%) FNZ
6 4 (1.17%) JD Edwards
7 3 (0.87%) Cisco
7 3 (0.87%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.87%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.58%) Citrix
8 2 (0.58%) Hitachi
8 2 (0.58%) Infor
8 2 (0.58%) Sage
9 1 (0.29%) Apple
9 1 (0.29%) Avaya
9 1 (0.29%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.29%) Cognos
9 1 (0.29%) Epicor
9 1 (0.29%) IBM
9 1 (0.29%) Informatica
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum inc Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Pentasia Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham
Searchability
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 (Plus Excellent package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + fantastic pension and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Greater Manchester
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Capita plc
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Oldham
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago