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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 104 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 92 215 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.46% 6.09% 5.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 6.38% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 82 181 204
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £53,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
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
3633 3371 4105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.27% 95.55% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3187 2775 3511
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Bolton +3 12 £45,000 - 1
Altrincham -1 2 £40,000 +15.10%
Oldham -3 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Heywood - 1 £65,000 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 160 (57.55%) Project Management
2 135 (48.56%) PRINCE2
3 112 (40.29%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (35.97%) Finance
5 79 (28.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (17.63%) Scrum
7 42 (15.11%) MS Excel
8 40 (14.39%) Waterfall
9 36 (12.95%) Degree
9 36 (12.95%) PMI Certification
9 36 (12.95%) Manufacturing
10 35 (12.59%) Microsoft
10 35 (12.59%) MS Project
11 34 (12.23%) Risk Management
12 33 (11.87%) PMP
13 32 (11.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 32 (11.51%) SAP
14 27 (9.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 27 (9.71%) Retail
15 25 (8.99%) Resource Management
16 24 (8.63%) SDLC
17 21 (7.55%) FMCG
18 17 (6.12%) PRINCE
18 17 (6.12%) Time Management
18 17 (6.12%) Presales
18 17 (6.12%) Resource Allocation
19 16 (5.76%) ITIL
19 16 (5.76%) PMI
19 16 (5.76%) E-Commerce
20 15 (5.40%) Logistics

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 8 (2.88%) CMS
2 3 (1.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.36%) Drupal
3 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.36%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.36%) ThingWorx
3 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 42 (15.11%) MS Excel
2 35 (12.59%) MS Project
3 6 (2.16%) MS Office
4 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.36%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.36%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 14 (5.04%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.72%) Infor CRM
3 2 (0.72%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.72%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.72%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.72%) Sonata
4 1 (0.36%) BPCS
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.36%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.36%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.36%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.08%) SaaS
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.80%) VoIP
2 4 (1.44%) Internet
3 3 (1.08%) Skype
4 2 (0.72%) Broadband
4 2 (0.72%) MPLS
4 2 (0.72%) MVNO
4 2 (0.72%) VPN
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.36%) Extranet
5 1 (0.36%) Firewall
5 1 (0.36%) Intranet
5 1 (0.36%) LAN
5 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.36%) WAN
5 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.72%) MS Access
4 1 (0.36%) Big Data
4 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.36%) OLTP
4 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.36%) QlikView
4 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.36%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (1.80%) JIRA
2 2 (0.72%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.72%) NUnit
2 2 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (0.72%) SpecFlow
2 2 (0.72%) TeamCity
General
1 100 (35.97%) Finance
2 36 (12.95%) Manufacturing
3 27 (9.71%) Retail
4 10 (3.60%) Billing
4 10 (3.60%) Publishing
5 9 (3.24%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.88%) Marketing
7 7 (2.52%) Legal
8 4 (1.44%) Games
8 4 (1.44%) Local Government
9 3 (1.08%) Law
10 2 (0.72%) Advertising
10 2 (0.72%) Automotive
10 2 (0.72%) Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Back Office
11 1 (0.36%) Electronics
11 1 (0.36%) Front Office
11 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.80%) .NET
2 1 (0.36%) CSS
2 1 (0.36%) HTML
2 1 (0.36%) Java EE
2 1 (0.36%) JSON
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (0.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.55%) FMCG
2 16 (5.76%) PMI
3 8 (2.88%) iPad
4 7 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.16%) Life Science
6 5 (1.80%) NHS
7 4 (1.44%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.72%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.36%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.36%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.36%) Handset
9 1 (0.36%) Online Games
9 1 (0.36%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) Social Media
9 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.08%) Linux
2 1 (0.36%) Windows
2 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (57.55%) Project Management
2 135 (48.56%) PRINCE2
3 112 (40.29%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (28.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (17.63%) Scrum
6 40 (14.39%) Waterfall
7 34 (12.23%) Risk Management
8 27 (9.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 25 (8.99%) Resource Management
10 24 (8.63%) SDLC
11 17 (6.12%) Presales
11 17 (6.12%) PRINCE
11 17 (6.12%) Resource Allocation
11 17 (6.12%) Time Management
12 16 (5.76%) E-Commerce
12 16 (5.76%) ITIL
13 15 (5.40%) Logistics
14 13 (4.68%) Business Analysis
14 13 (4.68%) Change Management
14 13 (4.68%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.32%) SQL
2 7 (2.52%) Java
3 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.36%) C
4 1 (0.36%) C#
4 1 (0.36%) C++
4 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.36%) PHP
4 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (12.95%) Degree
1 36 (12.95%) PMI Certification
2 33 (11.87%) PMP
3 32 (11.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (1.44%) APMP
6 2 (0.72%) ISEB
7 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (2.52%) QA
2 6 (2.16%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.72%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 35 (12.59%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.51%) SAP
3 13 (4.68%) Oracle
4 6 (2.16%) JD Edwards
5 4 (1.44%) Hitachi
6 3 (1.08%) Cisco
7 2 (0.72%) FNZ
8 1 (0.36%) Citrix
8 1 (0.36%) Epicor
8 1 (0.36%) IFS
8 1 (0.36%) Infor
8 1 (0.36%) Informatica
8 1 (0.36%) PTC
8 1 (0.36%) Sage
8 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.36%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.36%) VMware
8 1 (0.36%) Workday
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum inc Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + 6.5k Car Cash Allowance + Benefits
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Salary: £72,000 - £120,000 base + Car + Bonus
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