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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 195 222 217
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 65 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.97% 0.50% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.52% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 58 30 22
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £35,000 £38,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,150 £55,000 £49,850
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
6406 7073 6487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.55% 94.76% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5333 5773 5586
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 £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +49 51 £46,250 -5.12% 7
Cheshire -1 8 £45,500 +1.11% 2
Lancashire +3 3 £35,000 +11.11% 1
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 74 (59.68%) PRINCE2
2 73 (58.87%) Project Management
3 43 (34.68%) Finance
4 32 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 27 (21.77%) SDLC
7 26 (20.97%) MS Project
8 24 (19.35%) Change Management
9 22 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (17.74%) Degree
10 21 (16.94%) Scrum
11 19 (15.32%) MS Excel
12 18 (14.52%) ITIL
13 17 (13.71%) Microsoft
14 16 (12.90%) Project Planning
15 15 (12.10%) Workflow
15 15 (12.10%) Matrix Management
15 15 (12.10%) Manufacturing
16 14 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (10.48%) Time Management
17 13 (10.48%) Risk Management
18 12 (9.68%) Retail
18 12 (9.68%) CRM
18 12 (9.68%) MS Office
19 11 (8.87%) .NET
19 11 (8.87%) Supplier Management
19 11 (8.87%) Requirements Analysis
20 10 (8.06%) ERP
21 9 (7.26%) Business Analysis
21 9 (7.26%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (20.97%) MS Project
2 19 (15.32%) MS Excel
3 12 (9.68%) MS Office
4 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.61%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Magento
2 2 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) Intranet
2 5 (4.03%) Wireless
3 3 (2.42%) WAN
4 2 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.61%) Internet
4 2 (1.61%) LAN
4 2 (1.61%) PBX
5 1 (0.81%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 43 (34.68%) Finance
2 15 (12.10%) Manufacturing
3 12 (9.68%) Retail
4 3 (2.42%) Marketing
4 3 (2.42%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.42%) Electronics
4 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.61%) Automotive
5 2 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.87%) .NET
2 4 (3.23%) Zend Framework
2 4 (3.23%) jQuery
2 4 (3.23%) REST
3 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.81%) PACS
3 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.81%) PMI
3 1 (0.81%) NHS
3 1 (0.81%) DTV
3 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.23%) Linux
2 2 (1.61%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.61%) Windows 8
2 2 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (59.68%) PRINCE2
2 73 (58.87%) Project Management
3 32 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 27 (21.77%) SDLC
6 24 (19.35%) Change Management
7 22 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (16.94%) Scrum
9 18 (14.52%) ITIL
10 16 (12.90%) Project Planning
11 15 (12.10%) Matrix Management
11 15 (12.10%) Workflow
12 14 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (10.48%) Time Management
13 13 (10.48%) Risk Management
14 12 (9.68%) CRM
15 11 (8.87%) Supplier Management
15 11 (8.87%) Requirements Analysis
16 10 (8.06%) ERP
17 9 (7.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.23%) JavaScript
1 4 (3.23%) Perl
1 4 (3.23%) PHP
2 3 (2.42%) SQL
3 2 (1.61%) C#
4 1 (0.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (17.74%) Degree
2 7 (5.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.23%) ISEB
4 4 (3.23%) APMP
5 3 (2.42%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.61%) PMP
7 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) SLA
2 2 (1.61%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.81%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (13.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.03%) SAP
3 4 (3.23%) Progress
3 4 (3.23%) Oracle
3 4 (3.23%) Zend
4 2 (1.61%) Cisco
5 1 (0.81%) Google
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