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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 191 202 245
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 58 50 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.88% 0.70% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.74% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 54 42 16
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £37,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.94% +6.31%
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
6247 6794 7160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.19% 95.14% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4992 5499 6017
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 £24,375 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 -2 24 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Cheshire +12 17 £47,500 -24.00% 1
Lancashire +3 8 £50,000 +33.33%
Merseyside +21 7 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Cumbria - 1 - - 1
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 116 (77.85%) PRINCE2
2 87 (58.39%) Project Management
3 70 (46.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 67 (44.97%) Finance
5 47 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (26.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 26 (17.45%) People Management
7 26 (17.45%) Retail
8 23 (15.44%) Degree
9 22 (14.77%) Security Cleared
9 22 (14.77%) Banking
9 22 (14.77%) MS Excel
10 21 (14.09%) MS Project
10 21 (14.09%) SC Cleared
11 17 (11.41%) Scrum
12 16 (10.74%) Back Office
12 16 (10.74%) ITIL
13 14 (9.40%) SAP
13 14 (9.40%) Waterfall
13 14 (9.40%) Software Delivery
13 14 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (8.72%) Matrix Management
15 12 (8.05%) Microsoft
15 12 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 11 (7.38%) Change Management
16 11 (7.38%) Project Planning
17 10 (6.71%) CAFM
17 10 (6.71%) Manufacturing
17 10 (6.71%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (6.71%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (6.71%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 22 (14.77%) MS Excel
2 21 (14.09%) MS Project
3 10 (6.71%) MS Office
4 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.01%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) Wireless
2 1 (0.67%) LAN
2 1 (0.67%) VPN
2 1 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.01%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 67 (44.97%) Finance
2 26 (17.45%) Retail
3 22 (14.77%) Banking
4 16 (10.74%) Back Office
5 10 (6.71%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.01%) Automotive
7 2 (1.34%) Electronics
7 2 (1.34%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.67%) Billing
8 1 (0.67%) Local Government
8 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.71%) .NET
2 2 (1.34%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.01%) PMI
3 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.67%) FMCG
4 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.67%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (77.85%) PRINCE2
2 87 (58.39%) Project Management
3 70 (46.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (17.45%) People Management
6 17 (11.41%) Scrum
7 16 (10.74%) ITIL
8 14 (9.40%) Software Delivery
8 14 (9.40%) Waterfall
9 13 (8.72%) Matrix Management
10 11 (7.38%) Project Planning
10 11 (7.38%) Change Management
11 10 (6.71%) CAFM
12 9 (6.04%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.04%) ERP
12 9 (6.04%) PRINCE
12 9 (6.04%) Change Control
13 8 (5.37%) Mentoring
13 8 (5.37%) Risk Management
14 7 (4.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.03%) Java
2 2 (1.34%) C#
3 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (26.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 23 (15.44%) Degree
3 22 (14.77%) Security Cleared
4 21 (14.09%) SC Cleared
5 12 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.68%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.67%) ISEB
7 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 14 (9.40%) SAP
2 12 (8.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.01%) Oracle
4 1 (0.67%) Citrix
4 1 (0.67%) Avaya
4 1 (0.67%) Google
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