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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
North West / Manchester
Rank 102 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-63 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 95 188 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.63% 5.80% 6.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 6.05% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 77 153 204
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,600 £62,350
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
3502 3110 3781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.79% 95.99% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3016 2600 3269
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 £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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
Bolton -10 5 £48,750 - 1
Altrincham -3 2 £52,500 +77.96%
Oldham -24 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 148 (65.78%) Project Management
2 95 (42.22%) PRINCE2
3 90 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (32.89%) Finance
5 72 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 40 (17.78%) Waterfall
7 37 (16.44%) Scrum
8 31 (13.78%) Microsoft
9 30 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 30 (13.33%) Manufacturing
10 24 (10.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 24 (10.67%) PMI Certification
11 23 (10.22%) SAP
11 23 (10.22%) Risk Management
12 22 (9.78%) MS Project
12 22 (9.78%) Retail
12 22 (9.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 21 (9.33%) People Management
14 20 (8.89%) SDLC
14 20 (8.89%) Time Management
14 20 (8.89%) PMP
15 19 (8.44%) Resource Management
16 18 (8.00%) Business Analysis
16 18 (8.00%) Change Management
17 17 (7.56%) E-Commerce
17 17 (7.56%) PRINCE
17 17 (7.56%) Dynamics AX
17 17 (7.56%) FMCG
18 16 (7.11%) ERP
19 15 (6.67%) PMI

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 (3.11%) CMS
2 3 (1.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.44%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 30 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 22 (9.78%) MS Project
3 3 (1.33%) MS Office
4 2 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.44%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.44%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 17 (7.56%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.78%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.89%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.89%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.89%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.44%) BPCS
5 1 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.44%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.44%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.33%) SaaS
3 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.44%) GitHub
4 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.78%) Internet
2 3 (1.33%) Skype
2 3 (1.33%) VoIP
3 2 (0.89%) MPLS
3 2 (0.89%) MVNO
3 2 (0.89%) VPN
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.44%) Extranet
4 1 (0.44%) Intranet
4 1 (0.44%) LAN
4 1 (0.44%) SMS
4 1 (0.44%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.44%) WAN
4 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.44%) MS Access
2 1 (0.44%) OLTP
2 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Cucumber
1 2 (0.89%) JIRA
1 2 (0.89%) NUnit
1 2 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (0.89%) SpecFlow
1 2 (0.89%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.44%) Phabricator
2 1 (0.44%) PHPUnit
2 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
General
1 74 (32.89%) Finance
2 30 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 22 (9.78%) Retail
4 6 (2.67%) Legal
4 6 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.22%) Banking
5 5 (2.22%) Publishing
6 4 (1.78%) Advertising
6 4 (1.78%) Billing
7 3 (1.33%) Law
7 3 (1.33%) Marketing
8 2 (0.89%) Games
8 2 (0.89%) Local Government
9 1 (0.44%) Automotive
9 1 (0.44%) Back Office
9 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Electronics
9 1 (0.44%) Front Office
9 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.11%) .NET
2 3 (1.33%) HTML
3 1 (0.44%) CSS
3 1 (0.44%) Phalcon
3 1 (0.44%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (0.44%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.56%) FMCG
2 15 (6.67%) PMI
3 3 (1.33%) NHS
4 2 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.89%) Data Centre
4 2 (0.89%) iPad
4 2 (0.89%) Life Science
5 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.44%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.44%) Handset
5 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.44%) Social Media
5 1 (0.44%) Tandem
5 1 (0.44%) User Experience
5 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (65.78%) Project Management
2 95 (42.22%) PRINCE2
3 90 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (17.78%) Waterfall
6 37 (16.44%) Scrum
7 23 (10.22%) Risk Management
8 22 (9.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 21 (9.33%) People Management
10 20 (8.89%) SDLC
10 20 (8.89%) Time Management
11 19 (8.44%) Resource Management
12 18 (8.00%) Business Analysis
12 18 (8.00%) Change Management
13 17 (7.56%) E-Commerce
13 17 (7.56%) PRINCE
14 16 (7.11%) ERP
15 12 (5.33%) Presales
16 11 (4.89%) CRM
16 11 (4.89%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.33%) SQL
2 3 (1.33%) C
2 3 (1.33%) C#
3 2 (0.89%) Java
3 2 (0.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.44%) C++
4 1 (0.44%) PHP
4 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (10.67%) PMI Certification
1 24 (10.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 20 (8.89%) PMP
3 15 (6.67%) Degree
4 4 (1.78%) APMP
5 3 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.89%) ISEB
7 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.33%) QA
2 7 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.67%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.89%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.44%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) KVM
2 1 (0.44%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (13.78%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.22%) SAP
3 6 (2.67%) Oracle
4 5 (2.22%) JD Edwards
5 2 (0.89%) Cisco
5 2 (0.89%) Hitachi
6 1 (0.44%) Cognos
6 1 (0.44%) Epicor
6 1 (0.44%) Facebook
6 1 (0.44%) Google
6 1 (0.44%) IBM
6 1 (0.44%) IFS
6 1 (0.44%) Infor
6 1 (0.44%) PTC
6 1 (0.44%) Sage
6 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.44%) TIBCO
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £30000 Per Annum Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £82,500
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + Car Allowance + Matched Pension + Bonus + Health/I
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: c.£45,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £75 - £80 per annum + Company Car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 (Plus Excellent package)
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £82,500
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £44,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago