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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 18 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 599 699 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.58% 10.61% 9.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.21% 12.14% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 463 551 507
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,300 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,500 £46,983
% change year-on-year
+1.09% -3.15%
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
4906 5760 6039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.66% 87.43% 85.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4132 4579 4873
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,600 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +2 350 £45,000 +7.14% 55
Cheshire +3 133 £42,500 - 12
Lancashire +1 44 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Merseyside +3 41 £43,750 -12.50% 5
Cumbria 0 17 £51,250 -18.00% 2
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 337 (29.82%) PRINCE2
1 337 (29.82%) Finance
2 285 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
3 224 (19.82%) Degree
4 215 (19.03%) Microsoft
5 212 (18.76%) ITIL
6 183 (16.19%) SQL
7 148 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 141 (12.48%) .NET
9 139 (12.30%) SQL Server
10 127 (11.24%) C#
11 126 (11.15%) MS Excel
12 110 (9.73%) Change Management
13 108 (9.56%) Retail
13 108 (9.56%) Windows
14 100 (8.85%) Mentoring
15 99 (8.76%) SDLC
16 91 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
17 90 (7.96%) Business Analysis
18 87 (7.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 86 (7.61%) Service Delivery
19 86 (7.61%) Risk Management
20 85 (7.52%) Line Management
21 83 (7.35%) Data Centre
22 82 (7.26%) Scrum
22 82 (7.26%) Project Planning
22 82 (7.26%) ITIL V3
23 76 (6.73%) PHP
24 71 (6.28%) ERP
25 68 (6.02%) SAP

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 58 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 42 (3.72%) Confluence
3 35 (3.10%) IIS
4 18 (1.59%) CMS
5 17 (1.50%) MS Exchange
6 9 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (0.71%) Drupal
7 8 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (0.71%) GeoServer
7 8 (0.71%) MS Project Server
8 7 (0.62%) SAS
8 7 (0.62%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (0.44%) Alfresco
10 5 (0.44%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.35%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.35%) Node.js
11 4 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 126 (11.15%) MS Excel
2 65 (5.75%) MS Office
3 58 (5.13%) MS Project
4 19 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.97%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.18%) CATIA
7 2 (0.18%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.18%) InDesign
7 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.088%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.088%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.088%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.088%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.088%) QuarkXPress
8 1 (0.088%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 41 (3.63%) SAP ERP
2 29 (2.57%) Magento
3 13 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.53%) SDL Web 8
7 4 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.35%) HFM
7 4 (0.35%) Lorenzo
7 4 (0.35%) Primavera
7 4 (0.35%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.35%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.27%) SAP WM
9 2 (0.18%) OPENContractor
9 2 (0.18%) OPENHousing
9 2 (0.18%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.088%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.088%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.088%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (2.48%) Office 365
3 26 (2.30%) IaaS
3 26 (2.30%) PaaS
4 20 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.97%) Google Apps
6 8 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.62%) SaaS
8 5 (0.44%) GitHub
9 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.35%) Taleo
10 3 (0.27%) AdWords
11 2 (0.18%) Heroku
12 1 (0.088%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.19%) Network Security
2 29 (2.57%) LAN
2 29 (2.57%) VoIP
3 28 (2.48%) SAN
4 26 (2.30%) Firewall
5 22 (1.95%) WAN
6 21 (1.86%) VPN
7 18 (1.59%) Internet
8 15 (1.33%) Intranet
9 12 (1.06%) Broadband
9 12 (1.06%) DNS
10 10 (0.88%) TCP/IP
11 9 (0.80%) Ethernet
12 7 (0.62%) BGP
12 7 (0.62%) DHCP
12 7 (0.62%) Extranet
12 7 (0.62%) MPLS
12 7 (0.62%) Wireless
13 5 (0.44%) Unified Communications
13 5 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (12.30%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (2.12%) MySQL
5 24 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (1.33%) Big Data
7 11 (0.97%) MS Access
7 11 (0.97%) Relational Database
7 11 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (0.80%) GIS
9 9 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (0.71%) DB2
11 5 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.18%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (3.98%) JIRA
2 36 (3.19%) Git (software)
3 32 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (2.74%) Mercurial
5 28 (2.48%) PhpStorm
6 25 (2.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 11 (0.97%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.44%) Jasmine
8 5 (0.44%) JUnit
8 5 (0.44%) Subversion
9 4 (0.35%) Grunt
10 3 (0.27%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.27%) Gradle
10 3 (0.27%) Toad
10 3 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.18%) Android Studio
11 2 (0.18%) JBuilder
11 2 (0.18%) RSpec
11 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.088%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 337 (29.82%) Finance
2 108 (9.56%) Retail
3 64 (5.66%) Banking
4 55 (4.87%) Manufacturing
5 42 (3.72%) Marketing
6 38 (3.36%) Telecoms
7 37 (3.27%) Law
8 34 (3.01%) Legal
9 17 (1.50%) Local Government
10 15 (1.33%) Billing
11 13 (1.15%) Publishing
12 10 (0.88%) Aerospace
12 10 (0.88%) Back Office
12 10 (0.88%) Games
13 5 (0.44%) Electronics
13 5 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.44%) Front Office
14 2 (0.18%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.088%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 350 (30.97%) Project Manager
2 167 (14.78%) Analyst
3 122 (10.80%) IT Manager
4 121 (10.71%) Developer
5 94 (8.32%) Business Analyst
6 88 (7.79%) IT Project Manager
7 80 (7.08%) Consultant
8 78 (6.90%) Senior Manager
9 58 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
10 56 (4.96%) Senior Project Manager
11 46 (4.07%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 46 (4.07%) Senior Developer
12 39 (3.45%) SAP Manager
13 38 (3.36%) .NET Developer
13 38 (3.36%) Technical Analyst
14 37 (3.27%) Graduate
15 36 (3.19%) C# Developer
16 35 (3.10%) Software Manager
16 35 (3.10%) Software Project Manager
17 33 (2.92%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (12.48%) .NET
2 68 (6.02%) ASP.NET
3 60 (5.31%) XML
4 49 (4.34%) Web Services
5 48 (4.25%) HTML
6 46 (4.07%) CSS
7 33 (2.92%) jQuery
8 30 (2.65%) Middleware
9 29 (2.57%) SOAP
10 28 (2.48%) Zend Framework
11 24 (2.12%) .NET Framework
12 16 (1.42%) WCF
13 15 (1.33%) Ajax
14 13 (1.15%) LINQ
15 12 (1.06%) J2EE
16 9 (0.80%) CSS3
16 9 (0.80%) HTML5
16 9 (0.80%) JSON
16 9 (0.80%) XSLT
17 8 (0.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 91 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (7.35%) Data Centre
3 53 (4.69%) FMCG
4 42 (3.72%) Management Information System
5 34 (3.01%) Computer Science
5 34 (3.01%) User Experience
6 33 (2.92%) Visualisation
7 31 (2.74%) iPad
8 23 (2.04%) Mobile App
9 22 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (1.95%) Life Science
10 20 (1.77%) Replication
10 20 (1.77%) Wiki
11 19 (1.68%) Blog
12 12 (1.06%) PMI
13 11 (0.97%) Clustering
13 11 (0.97%) Security Operations Centre
14 10 (0.88%) Social Media
15 9 (0.80%) Mathematics
15 9 (0.80%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 108 (9.56%) Windows
2 43 (3.81%) Windows Server
3 32 (2.83%) Linux
4 16 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (0.97%) Android
6 9 (0.80%) Mac OS X
6 9 (0.80%) Unix
7 7 (0.62%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.53%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.35%) CentOS
9 4 (0.35%) Debian
9 4 (0.35%) OS/2
10 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.088%) AIX
11 1 (0.088%) webOS
11 1 (0.088%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.088%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.088%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (29.82%) PRINCE2
2 285 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
3 212 (18.76%) ITIL
4 148 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 110 (9.73%) Change Management
6 100 (8.85%) Mentoring
7 99 (8.76%) SDLC
8 90 (7.96%) Business Analysis
9 86 (7.61%) Risk Management
9 86 (7.61%) Service Delivery
10 85 (7.52%) Line Management
11 82 (7.26%) ITIL V3
11 82 (7.26%) Project Planning
11 82 (7.26%) Scrum
12 71 (6.28%) ERP
13 68 (6.02%) Presales
13 68 (6.02%) Requirements Analysis
14 66 (5.84%) Infrastructure Management
14 66 (5.84%) Service Management
15 60 (5.31%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 183 (16.19%) SQL
2 127 (11.24%) C#
3 76 (6.73%) PHP
4 53 (4.69%) Java
5 50 (4.42%) VB.NET
6 43 (3.81%) JavaScript
7 37 (3.27%) PowerShell
8 33 (2.92%) T-SQL
9 31 (2.74%) VB
10 20 (1.77%) C++
10 20 (1.77%) Objective-C
11 15 (1.33%) C
11 15 (1.33%) Perl
12 11 (0.97%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.80%) VB6
14 8 (0.71%) ActionScript
15 6 (0.53%) Python
15 6 (0.53%) Ruby
16 5 (0.44%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 224 (19.82%) Degree
2 87 (7.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 50 (4.42%) PMI Certification
4 47 (4.16%) Security Cleared
5 40 (3.54%) PMP
6 25 (2.21%) CISSP
7 24 (2.12%) BPSS Clearance
8 23 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (2.04%) ISEB
8 23 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 22 (1.95%) CREST Certified
9 22 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (1.77%) APMP
10 20 (1.77%) CCNA
11 19 (1.68%) CHECK Team Leader
12 16 (1.42%) CISM
12 16 (1.42%) SC Cleared
13 14 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (0.97%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.40%) QA
2 36 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (2.48%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.59%) SLA
5 15 (1.33%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.71%) HL7
7 4 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.18%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.088%) ISO13485
10 1 (0.088%) ISO27002
System Software
1 36 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (3.10%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.68%) XenApp
4 17 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (1.15%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.62%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.27%) Postfix
8 2 (0.18%) Docker
8 2 (0.18%) KVM
8 2 (0.18%) oVirt
8 2 (0.18%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.18%) Xen
9 1 (0.088%) Firmware
9 1 (0.088%) Varnish
9 1 (0.088%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.088%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (1.95%) SCOM
2 20 (1.77%) Nagios
3 19 (1.68%) EdgeSight
4 16 (1.42%) SCOrch
5 11 (0.97%) QRadar
6 8 (0.71%) SCCM
6 8 (0.71%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.18%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.088%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.088%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.088%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.088%) Puppet
8 1 (0.088%) vRealize
8 1 (0.088%) WMI
Vendors
1 215 (19.03%) Microsoft
2 68 (6.02%) SAP
3 58 (5.13%) Oracle
4 50 (4.42%) Cisco
5 49 (4.34%) VMware
6 40 (3.54%) Citrix
7 29 (2.57%) HP
8 28 (2.48%) Zend
9 20 (1.77%) Juniper
10 16 (1.42%) Google
11 14 (1.24%) Cognizant
12 13 (1.15%) IBM
12 13 (1.15%) NetApp
13 11 (0.97%) Adobe
13 11 (0.97%) ArcSight
13 11 (0.97%) CheckPoint
13 11 (0.97%) Splunk
14 10 (0.88%) Sitecore
15 9 (0.80%) Capita
16 8 (0.71%) ESRI
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent pension and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Mccabe & Barton
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum circa £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AAP3
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £65 000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £26,550 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago