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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 186 201 213
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 67 48 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.03% 0.67% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.71% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 60 40 26
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,050 £55,000 £60,000
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
6214 6785 6878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.31% 94.86% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5075 5508 5887
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +17 33 £50,000 +9.89% 8
Cheshire +5 15 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Lancashire -5 11 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Merseyside +12 1 £45,000 +23.28% 1
Cumbria - 1 - -
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 87 (69.60%) Project Management
2 85 (68.00%) PRINCE2
3 47 (37.60%) Finance
4 35 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (23.20%) SDLC
6 28 (22.40%) Degree
7 26 (20.80%) MS Project
7 26 (20.80%) Software Delivery
8 24 (19.20%) ITIL
8 24 (19.20%) MS Excel
9 23 (18.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (18.40%) Scrum
10 22 (17.60%) Change Management
11 20 (16.00%) Manufacturing
12 17 (13.60%) Matrix Management
13 15 (12.00%) Risk Management
14 14 (11.20%) Microsoft
15 13 (10.40%) CRM
15 13 (10.40%) Project Planning
16 12 (9.60%) Retail
16 12 (9.60%) ERP
16 12 (9.60%) MS Office
17 11 (8.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 11 (8.80%) Workflow
17 11 (8.80%) .NET
18 10 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
18 10 (8.00%) Supplier Management
19 9 (7.20%) Business Analysis
19 9 (7.20%) Web Development
20 8 (6.40%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (20.80%) MS Project
2 24 (19.20%) MS Excel
3 12 (9.60%) MS Office
4 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.60%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Magento
2 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.80%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.80%) Intranet
1 6 (4.80%) Wireless
2 2 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.60%) Internet
2 2 (1.60%) LAN
2 2 (1.60%) PBX
2 2 (1.60%) WAN
3 1 (0.80%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (37.60%) Finance
2 20 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 12 (9.60%) Retail
4 4 (3.20%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.40%) Electronics
5 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.40%) Automotive
5 3 (2.40%) Marketing
6 2 (1.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.80%) Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Back Office
7 1 (0.80%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.80%) .NET
2 4 (3.20%) Zend Framework
2 4 (3.20%) jQuery
2 4 (3.20%) REST
3 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.60%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.80%) PACS
3 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.80%) PMI
3 1 (0.80%) NHS
3 1 (0.80%) DTV
3 1 (0.80%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.20%) Linux
2 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.60%) Windows 8
2 2 (1.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (69.60%) Project Management
2 85 (68.00%) PRINCE2
3 35 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (23.20%) SDLC
5 26 (20.80%) Software Delivery
6 24 (19.20%) ITIL
7 23 (18.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (18.40%) Scrum
8 22 (17.60%) Change Management
9 17 (13.60%) Matrix Management
10 15 (12.00%) Risk Management
11 13 (10.40%) CRM
11 13 (10.40%) Project Planning
12 12 (9.60%) ERP
13 11 (8.80%) Workflow
14 10 (8.00%) Supplier Management
14 10 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
15 9 (7.20%) Web Development
15 9 (7.20%) Business Analysis
16 8 (6.40%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.20%) Java
1 4 (3.20%) JavaScript
1 4 (3.20%) Perl
1 4 (3.20%) PHP
2 2 (1.60%) C#
3 1 (0.80%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (22.40%) Degree
2 11 (8.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (6.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.20%) ISEB
4 4 (3.20%) APMP
5 3 (2.40%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.60%) PMP
7 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) SLA
1 3 (2.40%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) COBIT
3 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 14 (11.20%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.60%) SAP
3 4 (3.20%) Progress
3 4 (3.20%) Zend
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle
4 2 (1.60%) Cisco
5 1 (0.80%) Citrix
5 1 (0.80%) Avaya
5 1 (0.80%) Google
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