The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 30 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 447 662 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.00% 9.90% 8.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.94% 11.21% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 325 568 550
Median salary £46,705 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
Project Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5631 5908 6451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.16% 88.32% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4712 4906 5306
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,091 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Project Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Project Management Salary Trend in the North West

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Project Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Project Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -16 266 £49,000 +15.29% 34
Cheshire -17 59 £42,000 -6.66% 16
Merseyside -8 54 £45,000 - 9
Lancashire +12 27 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Cumbria +2 7 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 304 (30.93%) Finance
2 259 (26.35%) PRINCE2
3 258 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
4 194 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 175 (17.80%) Microsoft
6 147 (14.95%) ITIL
7 137 (13.94%) Degree
8 135 (13.73%) Change Management
9 114 (11.60%) SAP
10 103 (10.48%) Risk Management
11 101 (10.27%) Retail
11 101 (10.27%) Business Analysis
12 96 (9.77%) Scrum
13 94 (9.56%) ERP
14 92 (9.36%) Service Delivery
15 91 (9.26%) Manufacturing
16 89 (9.05%) SQL
17 88 (8.95%) MS Project
17 88 (8.95%) MS Excel
18 86 (8.75%) ITIL V3
19 78 (7.93%) Banking
19 78 (7.93%) Windows
20 74 (7.53%) FMCG
21 72 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
22 69 (7.02%) SQL Server
23 68 (6.92%) SDLC
24 67 (6.82%) Waterfall
25 58 (5.90%) PMI Certification
25 58 (5.90%) Mentoring
26 57 (5.80%) Change Control

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (3.66%) IIS
1 36 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 26 (2.64%) Confluence
3 18 (1.83%) MS Exchange
4 14 (1.42%) CMS
5 11 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.61%) Apache
9 5 (0.51%) MS Project Server
9 5 (0.51%) WordPress
10 4 (0.41%) Drupal
10 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.41%) GeoServer
10 4 (0.41%) SAS
11 3 (0.31%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.20%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 88 (8.95%) MS Excel
1 88 (8.95%) MS Project
2 50 (5.09%) MS Office
3 34 (3.46%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.31%) FrameMaker
6 3 (0.31%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 48 (4.88%) SAP ERP
2 15 (1.53%) Magento
2 15 (1.53%) SAP PP
3 14 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (1.32%) SAP SCM
5 11 (1.12%) SAP CO
5 11 (1.12%) SAP FI
5 11 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
6 10 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.71%) HFM
8 6 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 6 (0.61%) Cognos Controller
8 6 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.41%) Exstream
9 4 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.31%) PeopleSoft HRMS
10 3 (0.31%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.83%) SaaS
2 17 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.53%) PaaS
4 13 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (1.22%) Office 365
6 10 (1.02%) IaaS
7 6 (0.61%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.20%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.10%) BlueKai
10 1 (0.10%) GitHub
10 1 (0.10%) iTunes
10 1 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.36%) Network Security
2 19 (1.93%) SAN
3 18 (1.83%) DNS
3 18 (1.83%) VoIP
4 16 (1.63%) LAN
4 16 (1.63%) VPN
5 15 (1.53%) Internet
6 14 (1.42%) Firewall
7 12 (1.22%) WAN
8 11 (1.12%) DHCP
9 9 (0.92%) Intranet
10 7 (0.71%) Unified Communications
11 6 (0.61%) Broadband
11 6 (0.61%) MPLS
11 6 (0.61%) TCP/IP
11 6 (0.61%) Wireless
12 5 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.51%) IP Telephony
13 4 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (0.31%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 18 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (1.53%) MySQL
4 14 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (0.92%) Big Data
7 8 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (0.81%) SAP BW
8 7 (0.71%) GIS
8 7 (0.71%) MongoDB
8 7 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.61%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.51%) InterSystems Cache
10 5 (0.51%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.41%) OLAP
11 4 (0.41%) QlikView
11 4 (0.41%) SAP HANA
11 4 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (4.07%) JIRA
2 10 (1.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 10 (1.02%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.61%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.51%) Mercurial
4 5 (0.51%) PhpStorm
5 3 (0.31%) NUnit
5 3 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (0.31%) Selenium
5 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.31%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.20%) Appium
6 2 (0.20%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.20%) Maven
6 2 (0.20%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.20%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.10%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.10%) Mockito
General
1 304 (30.93%) Finance
2 101 (10.27%) Retail
3 91 (9.26%) Manufacturing
4 78 (7.93%) Banking
5 37 (3.76%) Marketing
6 23 (2.34%) Law
7 21 (2.14%) Billing
8 20 (2.03%) Telecoms
9 19 (1.93%) Legal
10 15 (1.53%) Publishing
11 11 (1.12%) Back Office
12 9 (0.92%) Electronics
12 9 (0.92%) Local Government
13 8 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
13 8 (0.81%) Multimedia
14 7 (0.71%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.71%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.51%) Games
17 3 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 296 (30.11%) Project Manager
2 170 (17.29%) Analyst
3 126 (12.82%) IT Manager
4 91 (9.26%) Business Analyst
5 79 (8.04%) IT Project Manager
6 65 (6.61%) Consultant
7 64 (6.51%) Senior Manager
8 56 (5.70%) Developer
9 54 (5.49%) SAP Manager
10 48 (4.88%) Senior Project Manager
11 46 (4.68%) Change Manager
12 41 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
13 36 (3.66%) Programme Manager
14 30 (3.05%) Infrastructure Manager
14 30 (3.05%) SAP Change Manager
15 26 (2.64%) Security Consultant
15 26 (2.64%) Service Manager
16 25 (2.54%) Infrastructure Project Manager
16 25 (2.54%) Team Leader
17 24 (2.44%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (5.60%) .NET
2 28 (2.85%) ASP.NET
3 22 (2.24%) HTML
4 21 (2.14%) Web Services
5 20 (2.03%) CSS
5 20 (2.03%) XML
6 17 (1.73%) jQuery
7 13 (1.32%) J2EE
8 10 (1.02%) Zend Framework
9 8 (0.81%) Ajax
10 7 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (0.61%) Middleware
11 6 (0.61%) SOAP
12 5 (0.51%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.51%) Alternative PHP Cache
12 5 (0.51%) CSS3
12 5 (0.51%) HTML5
12 5 (0.51%) LINQ
13 4 (0.41%) JSON
14 3 (0.31%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.53%) FMCG
2 72 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (4.68%) Data Centre
4 41 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 25 (2.54%) PMI
6 24 (2.44%) iPad
7 16 (1.63%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.53%) Driving Licence
8 15 (1.53%) Security Operations Centre
9 13 (1.32%) Wiki
10 12 (1.22%) User Experience
11 11 (1.12%) Blog
12 10 (1.02%) Replication
13 9 (0.92%) Clustering
13 9 (0.92%) Mathematics
13 9 (0.92%) Mobile App
14 8 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (0.81%) Visualisation
15 7 (0.71%) Life Science
16 6 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 78 (7.93%) Windows
2 30 (3.05%) Linux
3 29 (2.95%) Windows Server
4 24 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (1.22%) Unix
5 12 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.71%) AIX
6 7 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.31%) Android
7 3 (0.31%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.31%) CentOS
7 3 (0.31%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.10%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.10%) VMS
8 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (26.35%) PRINCE2
2 258 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
3 194 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 147 (14.95%) ITIL
5 135 (13.73%) Change Management
6 103 (10.48%) Risk Management
7 101 (10.27%) Business Analysis
8 96 (9.77%) Scrum
9 94 (9.56%) ERP
10 92 (9.36%) Service Delivery
11 86 (8.75%) ITIL V3
12 68 (6.92%) SDLC
13 67 (6.82%) Waterfall
14 58 (5.90%) Mentoring
15 57 (5.80%) Change Control
15 57 (5.80%) Programme Management
15 57 (5.80%) Service Management
16 50 (5.09%) Infrastructure Management
16 50 (5.09%) Release Management
17 48 (4.88%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (9.05%) SQL
2 51 (5.19%) C#
3 47 (4.78%) Java
4 36 (3.66%) PHP
5 31 (3.15%) PowerShell
6 26 (2.64%) VB.NET
7 22 (2.24%) JavaScript
8 15 (1.53%) C++
9 12 (1.22%) Objective-C
10 10 (1.02%) Perl
11 9 (0.92%) T-SQL
12 8 (0.81%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.51%) ABAP
14 4 (0.41%) ActionScript
15 3 (0.31%) Python
15 3 (0.31%) XPath
16 2 (0.20%) C
17 1 (0.10%) Embedded C
17 1 (0.10%) Embedded C++
17 1 (0.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 137 (13.94%) Degree
2 58 (5.90%) PMI Certification
3 57 (5.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 54 (5.49%) PMP
5 34 (3.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 26 (2.64%) ISEB
6 26 (2.64%) Security Cleared
7 22 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (1.93%) Citrix Certification
9 17 (1.73%) CISSP
10 15 (1.53%) IISP
10 15 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (1.42%) CREST Certified
12 12 (1.22%) ACCA
13 11 (1.12%) CHECK Team Leader
13 11 (1.12%) Cyber Scheme
13 11 (1.12%) Tigerscheme
14 10 (1.02%) CIMA
15 9 (0.92%) SC Cleared
16 7 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.19%) QA
2 26 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (2.54%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.42%) SLA
5 6 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.31%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.20%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.10%) COBIT
9 1 (0.10%) GAMP
9 1 (0.10%) GMP
9 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.10%) P3O
System Software
1 26 (2.64%) Active Directory
1 26 (2.64%) XenApp
2 12 (1.22%) Hyper-V
2 12 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.71%) Firmware
4 3 (0.31%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.10%) Docker
6 1 (0.10%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (2.03%) Nagios
1 20 (2.03%) SCOM
2 19 (1.93%) EdgeSight
3 13 (1.32%) SCOrch
4 12 (1.22%) SCCM
5 10 (1.02%) QRadar
6 7 (0.71%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.20%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.20%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.10%) Cacti
8 1 (0.10%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.10%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 175 (17.80%) Microsoft
2 114 (11.60%) SAP
3 49 (4.98%) Oracle
4 38 (3.87%) Cisco
5 37 (3.76%) Citrix
6 31 (3.15%) VMware
7 23 (2.34%) HP
8 15 (1.53%) ArcSight
8 15 (1.53%) Splunk
9 14 (1.42%) Juniper
10 13 (1.32%) Hyperion
11 11 (1.12%) IBM
12 10 (1.02%) Cognos
12 10 (1.02%) Zend
13 9 (0.92%) Capita
13 9 (0.92%) Cognizant
14 6 (0.61%) CheckPoint
14 6 (0.61%) Google
14 6 (0.61%) JD Edwards
15 5 (0.51%) NetApp
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Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum inc Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus (to15%) + excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Brookes Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £54000.00 per annum + fantastic pension and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Package + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Free Parking, Pension, Career Develo
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Debt Recovery Plus Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45k + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £81000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago