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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 55 58 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 154 157 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.57% 4.78% 5.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 4.96% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 137 127 161
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £59,000
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
3286 3167 3721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.54% 96.47% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2823 2583 3052
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +17 11 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Rochdale - 11 £38,500 -
Oldham -12 3 £29,500 -16.90% 1
Sale - 3 - -
Bury +1 2 £46,250 -
Bolton 0 2 £52,500 +32.91%
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 161 (52.10%) Project Management
2 142 (45.95%) PRINCE2
3 108 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (28.80%) Finance
5 52 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 40 (12.94%) MS Project
7 33 (10.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 33 (10.68%) PMI Certification
8 31 (10.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 31 (10.03%) Microsoft
8 31 (10.03%) PMP
9 30 (9.71%) MS Excel
9 30 (9.71%) Retail
10 29 (9.39%) Risk Management
11 28 (9.06%) Degree
12 27 (8.74%) Change Management
13 26 (8.41%) Waterfall
13 26 (8.41%) Data Centre
14 24 (7.77%) Line Management
14 24 (7.77%) Migration
15 23 (7.44%) Scrum
15 23 (7.44%) Project Planning
16 21 (6.80%) Internet
16 21 (6.80%) Driving Licence
17 20 (6.47%) Software Delivery
18 19 (6.15%) SDLC
18 19 (6.15%) Project Governance
19 18 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
20 16 (5.18%) iPad
20 16 (5.18%) Java

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 12 (3.88%) CMS
2 8 (2.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (0.97%) Alfresco
3 3 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.65%) Kentico
5 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 40 (12.94%) MS Project
2 30 (9.71%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.62%) MS Office
5 3 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.29%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) Sonata
3 1 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.32%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.32%) Movex
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.32%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.32%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.91%) Google Apps
2 8 (2.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.80%) Internet
2 12 (3.88%) WAN
3 4 (1.29%) LAN
4 3 (0.97%) Extranet
4 3 (0.97%) Intranet
5 2 (0.65%) VoIP
6 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.32%) Network Security
6 1 (0.32%) SAN
6 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.24%) Big Data
1 10 (3.24%) NoSQL
2 4 (1.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 89 (28.80%) Finance
2 30 (9.71%) Retail
3 8 (2.59%) Marketing
4 7 (2.27%) Law
5 6 (1.94%) Legal
5 6 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.29%) Banking
6 4 (1.29%) Billing
6 4 (1.29%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.97%) Publishing
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.24%) .NET
2 4 (1.29%) CSS
2 4 (1.29%) HTML
3 3 (0.97%) CSS3
3 3 (0.97%) HTML5
3 3 (0.97%) J2EE
4 2 (0.65%) XML
5 1 (0.32%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.32%) COM
5 1 (0.32%) EDI
5 1 (0.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.41%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.80%) Driving Licence
3 18 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (5.18%) iPad
5 9 (2.91%) User Experience
6 7 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.62%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.29%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.29%) Social Media
9 3 (0.97%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.97%) PMI
10 2 (0.65%) FMCG
10 2 (0.65%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.65%) NHS
11 1 (0.32%) Apple TV
11 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.29%) Unix
2 3 (0.97%) OS/2
3 2 (0.65%) Windows
3 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.32%) Android
4 1 (0.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (52.10%) Project Management
2 142 (45.95%) PRINCE2
3 108 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (9.39%) Risk Management
6 27 (8.74%) Change Management
7 26 (8.41%) Waterfall
8 24 (7.77%) Line Management
8 24 (7.77%) Migration
9 23 (7.44%) Project Planning
9 23 (7.44%) Scrum
10 20 (6.47%) Software Delivery
11 19 (6.15%) Project Governance
11 19 (6.15%) SDLC
12 11 (3.56%) Business Analysis
12 11 (3.56%) Business Transformation
12 11 (3.56%) Process Improvement
13 10 (3.24%) DevOps
13 10 (3.24%) Matrix Management
13 10 (3.24%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.18%) Java
2 14 (4.53%) C#
3 13 (4.21%) Scala
4 11 (3.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.97%) SQL
6 2 (0.65%) C
6 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.32%) PHP
7 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (10.68%) PMI Certification
1 33 (10.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 31 (10.03%) PMP
2 31 (10.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 28 (9.06%) Degree
4 5 (1.62%) CISM
4 5 (1.62%) CISSP
4 5 (1.62%) SANS
4 5 (1.62%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.97%) APMP
5 3 (0.97%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.97%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.32%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (10.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.24%) SAP
3 9 (2.91%) Google
4 8 (2.59%) Sitecore
5 7 (2.27%) Guidewire
6 5 (1.62%) Oracle
7 4 (1.29%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.97%) Adobe
8 3 (0.97%) Twitter
9 2 (0.65%) Cisco
9 2 (0.65%) FNZ
9 2 (0.65%) Infor
9 2 (0.65%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.32%) Apple
10 1 (0.32%) Capita
10 1 (0.32%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.32%) Computacenter
10 1 (0.32%) Mitel
10 1 (0.32%) Sage
10 1 (0.32%) Tableau
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