The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 160 200 231
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 91 36 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.32% 0.54% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.57% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 82 34 31
Average salary £51,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
IT 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
6532 6286 7625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.98% 95.14% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5589 5292 6634
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IT Project Manager Salary Trend in the North West

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

IT Project Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

IT 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 IT Project Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +11 49 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Merseyside - 21 £52,500 - 3
Cheshire +15 15 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Lancashire +2 6 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Cumbria - 4 - -
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 107 (76.43%) PRINCE2
2 75 (53.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 67 (47.86%) Project Management
4 59 (42.14%) Finance
5 46 (32.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 42 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (20.00%) People Management
8 26 (18.57%) Security Cleared
8 26 (18.57%) Retail
9 25 (17.86%) Banking
9 25 (17.86%) SC Cleared
10 23 (16.43%) SAP
11 20 (14.29%) Degree
11 20 (14.29%) CAFM
11 20 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
12 18 (12.86%) Back Office
13 17 (12.14%) Scrum
14 14 (10.00%) ITIL
14 14 (10.00%) MS Project
15 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
15 13 (9.29%) Waterfall
16 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (7.86%) Mentoring
16 11 (7.86%) Matrix Management
16 11 (7.86%) Microsoft
17 10 (7.14%) PMI Certification
17 10 (7.14%) E-Commerce
17 10 (7.14%) MS Office
17 10 (7.14%) Business Analysis
18 9 (6.43%) PRINCE2 Certification

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.71%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 14 (10.00%) MS Project
2 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
3 10 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.43%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.71%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) Wireless
2 1 (0.71%) LAN
2 1 (0.71%) VPN
2 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (42.14%) Finance
2 26 (18.57%) Retail
3 25 (17.86%) Banking
4 18 (12.86%) Back Office
5 4 (2.86%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.43%) Legal
6 2 (1.43%) Automotive
7 1 (0.71%) Law
7 1 (0.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Advertising
7 1 (0.71%) Games
7 1 (0.71%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.86%) FMCG
3 3 (2.14%) PMI
4 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (76.43%) PRINCE2
2 75 (53.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 67 (47.86%) Project Management
4 42 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (20.00%) People Management
6 20 (14.29%) CAFM
7 17 (12.14%) Scrum
8 14 (10.00%) ITIL
9 13 (9.29%) Waterfall
10 11 (7.86%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.86%) Matrix Management
11 10 (7.14%) Business Analysis
11 10 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 8 (5.71%) ERP
12 8 (5.71%) Change Management
12 8 (5.71%) Project Planning
13 6 (4.29%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (4.29%) Change Control
14 5 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.43%) Java
1 2 (1.43%) SQL
2 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (32.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 26 (18.57%) Security Cleared
3 25 (17.86%) SC Cleared
4 20 (14.29%) Degree
5 10 (7.14%) PMI Certification
6 9 (6.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (5.00%) PMP
8 5 (3.57%) ISEB
9 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (16.43%) SAP
2 11 (7.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.14%) Remedy
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle
5 1 (0.71%) VMware
5 1 (0.71%) CA
5 1 (0.71%) Sage
Liverpool
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester
Blue Town Online
Salary: £39k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension and Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: £40,350.75 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Preston
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Networx Recruitment
Salary: Salary circa £55,000 pa plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Crewe
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago