The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Project Manager
Rank 243 227 235
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 18 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 14
Average salary £47,500 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.01% -1.87%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Business Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7046 6391 6833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.26% 94.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 5500 5902
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Business Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Project Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Project Manager across the North West region.

Business Project Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Business Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Project Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Business Project Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Business Project Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Project Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
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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
Manchester -17 11 £47,500 +21.01% 1
Cheshire - 6 £56,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £41,000 -
Business Project Manager
England

Business Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Business 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 Business Project Manager in their job title.

1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Banking
4 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.24%) Marketing
6 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) CRM
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.90%) Degree
7 2 (6.90%) Billing
8 1 (3.45%) Matrix Management
8 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
8 1 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (3.45%) Document Management
8 1 (3.45%) Logistics
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Business Development
8 1 (3.45%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (3.45%) SaaS
8 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.45%) PMI

Business Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Business 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 Business Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Marketing
4 2 (6.90%) Billing
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.90%) CRM
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Business Development
6 1 (3.45%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Document Management
6 1 (3.45%) Logistics
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) ITSM
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft