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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 160 160 201
Rank change year-on-year
0 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 69 97 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.23% 1.38% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.43% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 59 90 50
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,743 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.55% +2.61%
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
5382 6806 6379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.04% 96.58% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4503 5759 5348
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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
Cheshire +37 28 £41,250 -8.33% 2
Manchester -5 26 £46,000 -3.15% 4
Lancashire +14 8 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Merseyside -23 7 £37,500 -28.57%
Cumbria +4 1 £45,000 -
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 90 (62.07%) Project Management
2 83 (57.24%) PRINCE2
3 62 (42.76%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (31.03%) Finance
5 31 (21.38%) Software Delivery
5 31 (21.38%) SDLC
6 28 (19.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 23 (15.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (14.48%) Waterfall
9 19 (13.10%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (13.10%) Degree
10 18 (12.41%) Project Planning
10 18 (12.41%) Scrum
10 18 (12.41%) Change Management
11 17 (11.72%) ITIL
11 17 (11.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 16 (11.03%) Risk Management
13 15 (10.34%) MS Project
14 14 (9.66%) Business Analysis
14 14 (9.66%) MS Excel
15 13 (8.97%) Change Control
16 12 (8.28%) Project Governance
17 11 (7.59%) Microsoft
18 10 (6.90%) Supplier Management
19 9 (6.21%) MS Office
20 8 (5.52%) Data Centre
20 8 (5.52%) Business Transformation
21 7 (4.83%) CRM
21 7 (4.83%) PMI Certification
21 7 (4.83%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (2.07%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (10.34%) MS Project
2 14 (9.66%) MS Excel
3 9 (6.21%) MS Office
4 2 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.83%) SaaS
2 3 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.45%) VoIP
2 3 (2.07%) Intranet
3 1 (0.69%) WAN
3 1 (0.69%) Wireless
General
1 45 (31.03%) Finance
2 7 (4.83%) Retail
3 3 (2.07%) Legal
4 2 (1.38%) Banking
4 2 (1.38%) Electronics
4 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.38%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Law
5 1 (0.69%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.52%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.07%) Driving Licence
2 3 (2.07%) PMI
3 2 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.38%) Fintech
3 2 (1.38%) FMCG
4 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.69%) EPoS
4 1 (0.69%) iPad
4 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.69%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (62.07%) Project Management
2 83 (57.24%) PRINCE2
3 62 (42.76%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (21.38%) SDLC
4 31 (21.38%) Software Delivery
5 23 (15.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (14.48%) Waterfall
7 19 (13.10%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (12.41%) Change Management
8 18 (12.41%) Project Planning
8 18 (12.41%) Scrum
9 17 (11.72%) ITIL
10 16 (11.03%) Risk Management
11 14 (9.66%) Business Analysis
12 13 (8.97%) Change Control
13 12 (8.28%) Project Governance
14 10 (6.90%) Supplier Management
15 8 (5.52%) Business Transformation
16 7 (4.83%) CRM
16 7 (4.83%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.07%) Java
2 1 (0.69%) C++
2 1 (0.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (19.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 19 (13.10%) Degree
3 17 (11.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (4.83%) PMI Certification
4 7 (4.83%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.76%) PMP
6 3 (2.07%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.38%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.69%) APMP
8 1 (0.69%) HND
8 1 (0.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) PMBOK
1 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (7.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.07%) Capita
3 1 (0.69%) Cisco
3 1 (0.69%) Citrix
3 1 (0.69%) Dell
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle
3 1 (0.69%) Twitter
3 1 (0.69%) VMware
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