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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 52 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 176 201 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.89% 5.61% 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.01% 5.80% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 151 160 160
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,700 £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
3513 3466 3831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.64% 96.82% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2989 2874 3104
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 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -6 9 £35,000 -15.15% 3
Rochdale +1 4 £38,000 -5.00%
Bolton -3 4 £52,500 +61.53%
Salford +7 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Wigan - 1 £29,000 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 170 (51.20%) Project Management
2 161 (48.49%) PRINCE2
3 125 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (32.53%) Finance
5 74 (22.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (13.25%) Degree
7 42 (12.65%) MS Excel
8 41 (12.35%) MS Project
9 38 (11.45%) Microsoft
10 37 (11.14%) PMP
11 34 (10.24%) PMI Certification
11 34 (10.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 32 (9.64%) Retail
12 32 (9.64%) Waterfall
13 30 (9.04%) Change Management
14 29 (8.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 28 (8.43%) Risk Management
16 26 (7.83%) iPad
17 24 (7.23%) Scrum
17 24 (7.23%) Java
18 22 (6.63%) SAP
18 22 (6.63%) Project Planning
19 19 (5.72%) Migration
19 19 (5.72%) Data Centre
20 18 (5.42%) SDLC
20 18 (5.42%) Line Management
20 18 (5.42%) Project Governance
21 16 (4.82%) Internet
21 16 (4.82%) E-Commerce
21 16 (4.82%) Analytical Skills

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 (2.41%) CMS
2 4 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.30%) Drupal
4 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.30%) Kentico
4 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 42 (12.65%) MS Excel
2 41 (12.35%) MS Project
3 7 (2.11%) MS Office
4 4 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.51%) Sonata
2 4 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.90%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.60%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.60%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.30%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.30%) Movex
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.30%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.71%) Google Apps
2 8 (2.41%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.82%) Internet
2 8 (2.41%) WAN
3 3 (0.90%) Broadband
4 2 (0.60%) Extranet
4 2 (0.60%) Intranet
4 2 (0.60%) LAN
4 2 (0.60%) VoIP
5 1 (0.30%) Firewall
5 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.31%) Big Data
2 10 (3.01%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.90%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.60%) MS Access
6 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.30%) QlikView
6 1 (0.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (2.41%) JIRA
General
1 108 (32.53%) Finance
2 32 (9.64%) Retail
3 13 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.92%) Marketing
4 9 (2.71%) Billing
5 8 (2.41%) Legal
5 8 (2.41%) Publishing
5 8 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.11%) Law
7 4 (1.20%) Banking
7 4 (1.20%) Games
8 2 (0.60%) Advertising
8 2 (0.60%) Local Government
8 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.30%) Automotive
9 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.11%) .NET
2 3 (0.90%) J2EE
3 2 (0.60%) CSS
3 2 (0.60%) XML
4 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.30%) COM
4 1 (0.30%) EDI
4 1 (0.30%) HTML
4 1 (0.30%) Java EE
4 1 (0.30%) JSON
4 1 (0.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.30%) Web Services
4 1 (0.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.83%) iPad
2 19 (5.72%) Data Centre
3 16 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.82%) Driving Licence
4 8 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.81%) FMCG
5 6 (1.81%) Life Science
6 5 (1.51%) NHS
7 4 (1.20%) PMI
7 4 (1.20%) Social Media
7 4 (1.20%) User Experience
7 4 (1.20%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.90%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.60%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.60%) Online Games
10 1 (0.30%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.30%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.51%) Linux
2 4 (1.20%) Unix
2 4 (1.20%) Windows
3 3 (0.90%) OS/2
4 1 (0.30%) Android
4 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (51.20%) Project Management
2 161 (48.49%) PRINCE2
3 125 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (22.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (9.64%) Waterfall
6 30 (9.04%) Change Management
7 28 (8.43%) Risk Management
8 24 (7.23%) Scrum
9 22 (6.63%) Project Planning
10 19 (5.72%) Migration
11 18 (5.42%) Line Management
11 18 (5.42%) Project Governance
11 18 (5.42%) SDLC
12 16 (4.82%) E-Commerce
13 15 (4.52%) Presales
14 13 (3.92%) Software Delivery
15 12 (3.61%) ERP
15 12 (3.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 11 (3.31%) Supplier Management
17 10 (3.01%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.23%) Java
2 14 (4.22%) C#
3 13 (3.92%) Scala
4 12 (3.61%) JavaScript
5 9 (2.71%) SQL
6 5 (1.51%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.60%) C
7 2 (0.60%) PHP
8 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (13.25%) Degree
2 37 (11.14%) PMP
3 34 (10.24%) PMI Certification
3 34 (10.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 29 (8.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (1.51%) APMP
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.30%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 38 (11.45%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.63%) SAP
3 15 (4.52%) Oracle
4 9 (2.71%) Google
5 5 (1.51%) FNZ
6 4 (1.20%) Guidewire
6 4 (1.20%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.90%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.90%) JD Edwards
7 3 (0.90%) Twitter
8 2 (0.60%) Cisco
8 2 (0.60%) Citrix
8 2 (0.60%) Hitachi
8 2 (0.60%) Infor
9 1 (0.30%) Avaya
9 1 (0.30%) Capita
9 1 (0.30%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.30%) IBM
9 1 (0.30%) Informatica
9 1 (0.30%) Mitel
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