The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 44 52 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 192 178 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.78% 4.32% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.06% 4.54% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 165 156 113
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3794 3920 3659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.50% 95.05% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3123 3390 3225
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Stockport +9 11 £41,250 +26.92% 2
Rochdale - 7 £44,000 - 1
Altrincham -5 5 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Bolton 0 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Oldham - 3 £31,500 -
Salford - 2 £42,500 - 2
Cheadle -3 1 £47,500 +58.33%
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 229 (57.11%) Project Management
2 165 (41.15%) PRINCE2
3 97 (24.19%) Finance
4 83 (20.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 71 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (14.46%) Microsoft
7 54 (13.47%) MS Project
7 54 (13.47%) Retail
8 52 (12.97%) Banking
9 47 (11.72%) E-Commerce
10 44 (10.97%) Telecoms
11 43 (10.72%) Degree
12 37 (9.23%) Scrum
13 35 (8.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 33 (8.23%) Change Management
15 27 (6.73%) PRINCE
16 26 (6.48%) MS Excel
17 24 (5.99%) QA
17 24 (5.99%) ERP
18 23 (5.74%) Agile Project Management
19 20 (4.99%) Marketing
20 19 (4.74%) Matrix Management
20 19 (4.74%) .NET
20 19 (4.74%) Internet
20 19 (4.74%) Games
21 18 (4.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 17 (4.24%) Project Planning
23 15 (3.74%) Continuous Improvement
24 14 (3.49%) Waterfall
25 13 (3.24%) SAP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.00%) CMS
3 3 (0.75%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.50%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.25%) Drupal
5 1 (0.25%) WordPress
5 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.25%) Lync
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 54 (13.47%) MS Project
2 26 (6.48%) MS Excel
3 13 (3.24%) MS Office
4 4 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.24%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.75%) SAP Business One
3 7 (1.75%) Sage 200
4 5 (1.25%) Magento
5 4 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.00%) Tridion
6 2 (0.50%) Line 500
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.25%) Lawson
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.25%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.75%) SaaS
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.74%) Internet
2 7 (1.75%) WAN
3 6 (1.50%) LAN
4 5 (1.25%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.25%) MPLS
4 5 (1.25%) NGN
5 3 (0.75%) Wireless
5 3 (0.75%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (0.50%) 4G
6 2 (0.50%) NAS
6 2 (0.50%) 3G
6 2 (0.50%) Intranet
6 2 (0.50%) SAN
7 1 (0.25%) Broadband
7 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.25%) Extranet
7 1 (0.25%) Firewall
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.25%) Ethereal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.50%) Big Data
1 6 (1.50%) MySQL
2 3 (0.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.00%) Rational Rose
2 3 (0.75%) JIRA
3 1 (0.25%) Trac
General
1 97 (24.19%) Finance
2 54 (13.47%) Retail
3 52 (12.97%) Banking
4 44 (10.97%) Telecoms
5 20 (4.99%) Marketing
6 19 (4.74%) Games
7 11 (2.74%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.49%) Back Office
9 5 (1.25%) Advertising
9 5 (1.25%) Law
10 4 (1.00%) Legal
11 3 (0.75%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Automotive
12 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.74%) .NET
2 6 (1.50%) HTML
2 6 (1.50%) J2EE
3 4 (1.00%) CSS
4 2 (0.50%) Web Services
4 2 (0.50%) XML
5 1 (0.25%) Middleware
5 1 (0.25%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (1.75%) Animation
1 7 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (1.50%) FlexPod
2 6 (1.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.25%) PMI
4 4 (1.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.00%) NHS
5 3 (0.75%) EPoS
5 3 (0.75%) FMCG
5 3 (0.75%) Economics
5 3 (0.75%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.50%) New Media
6 2 (0.50%) Social Media
6 2 (0.50%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.50%) Open Source
6 2 (0.50%) Tandem
6 2 (0.50%) Informatics
6 2 (0.50%) DTV
6 2 (0.50%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (0.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.24%) Windows
2 7 (1.75%) Linux
3 3 (0.75%) UNIX
4 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.50%) Android
5 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (57.11%) Project Management
2 165 (41.15%) PRINCE2
3 83 (20.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 71 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (11.72%) E-Commerce
6 37 (9.23%) Scrum
7 33 (8.23%) Change Management
8 27 (6.73%) PRINCE
9 24 (5.99%) ERP
10 23 (5.74%) Agile Project Management
11 19 (4.74%) Matrix Management
12 17 (4.24%) Project Planning
13 15 (3.74%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (3.49%) Waterfall
15 13 (3.24%) Logistics
15 13 (3.24%) Programme Management
16 11 (2.74%) Resource Management
17 10 (2.49%) ITIL
18 9 (2.24%) Risk Management
18 9 (2.24%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.99%) Java
2 11 (2.74%) C#
3 7 (1.75%) PHP
4 5 (1.25%) SQL
5 2 (0.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.50%) C
5 2 (0.50%) C++
6 1 (0.25%) Perl
6 1 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 43 (10.72%) Degree
2 35 (8.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 18 (4.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (3.24%) PMI Certification
5 12 (2.99%) PMP
6 10 (2.49%) SC Cleared
6 10 (2.49%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.00%) APMP
8 1 (0.25%) ISEB
8 1 (0.25%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.99%) QA
2 4 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.25%) SLA
3 1 (0.25%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 58 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.24%) SAP
3 10 (2.49%) Oracle
3 10 (2.49%) Citrix
3 10 (2.49%) VMware
4 9 (2.24%) Sage
5 7 (1.75%) Pegasus
5 7 (1.75%) Epicor
5 7 (1.75%) EPiServer
6 6 (1.50%) hybris
6 6 (1.50%) 3PAR
6 6 (1.50%) NetApp
6 6 (1.50%) IBM
6 6 (1.50%) HP
6 6 (1.50%) Dell
7 3 (0.75%) Cisco
7 3 (0.75%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.50%) RedPrairie
8 2 (0.50%) Lotus
8 2 (0.50%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum generous bonus + other bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000-£55,000+ PA Depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£45,000 + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Pension, Holidays,
Posted: 24 days ago