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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
England / North West
Rank 47 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +4
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 318 551 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.43% 9.86% 8.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.10% 11.29% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 227 429 476
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.60%

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
5211 4880 5917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.91% 87.33% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4379 4056 5066
Median salary £42,500 £42,469 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.07% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -33 187 £47,500 +5.55% 47
Cheshire -14 55 £40,000 -13.04% 12
Lancashire -6 38 £40,000 +15.52% 4
Merseyside -33 27 £52,500 +16.66% 14
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 215 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (28.43%) Finance
3 173 (24.23%) PRINCE2
4 153 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 126 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 109 (15.27%) Degree
7 97 (13.59%) SQL
8 87 (12.18%) SQL Server
9 83 (11.62%) Business Analysis
10 82 (11.48%) ITIL
11 81 (11.34%) SAP
12 73 (10.22%) MS Excel
13 72 (10.08%) Scrum
14 71 (9.94%) Waterfall
15 70 (9.80%) SDLC
16 68 (9.52%) Manufacturing
17 61 (8.54%) Change Management
17 61 (8.54%) Windows
17 61 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
18 58 (8.12%) ERP
18 58 (8.12%) Retail
19 56 (7.84%) Banking
20 53 (7.42%) Risk Management
21 50 (7.00%) Service Delivery
22 49 (6.86%) MS Project
22 49 (6.86%) Programme Management
23 47 (6.58%) C#
24 44 (6.16%) .NET
24 44 (6.16%) QA
25 43 (6.02%) Oracle

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 22 (3.08%) IIS
2 20 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.82%) CMS
4 11 (1.54%) Confluence
5 10 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (1.12%) WordPress
7 7 (0.98%) MS Exchange
8 6 (0.84%) Apache
9 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.56%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.42%) Drupal
10 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.42%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.28%) JBoss
11 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.14%) ThingWorx
12 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 73 (10.22%) MS Excel
2 49 (6.86%) MS Project
3 28 (3.92%) MS Visio
4 22 (3.08%) MS Office
5 12 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.42%) FrameMaker
7 3 (0.42%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.14%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.14%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 18 (2.52%) Dynamics AX
1 18 (2.52%) SAP PP
2 14 (1.96%) SAP ERP
3 13 (1.82%) Magento
3 13 (1.82%) SAP SCM
4 8 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.12%) SAP CO
4 8 (1.12%) SAP FI
4 8 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (0.98%) SAP QM
6 5 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.56%) Cognos Controller
7 4 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.56%) Exstream
7 4 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.56%) SAP AFS
7 4 (0.56%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.38%) SaaS
2 12 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.68%) PaaS
3 9 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.26%) IaaS
4 6 (0.84%) Office 365
5 5 (0.70%) GitHub
6 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.14%) BlueKai
7 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.14%) Google Play
7 1 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.20%) Internet
2 15 (2.10%) Network Security
3 11 (1.54%) DNS
3 11 (1.54%) LAN
4 10 (1.40%) WAN
5 9 (1.26%) VoIP
6 7 (0.98%) DHCP
6 7 (0.98%) VPN
7 5 (0.70%) DWDM
7 5 (0.70%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.56%) HTTP
8 4 (0.56%) SAN
9 3 (0.42%) Firewall
9 3 (0.42%) MPLS
9 3 (0.42%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.42%) Wireless
10 2 (0.28%) IMAP
10 2 (0.28%) Skype
10 2 (0.28%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (2.10%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (1.54%) MySQL
7 7 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (0.84%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.84%) SAP HANA
9 5 (0.70%) GIS
9 5 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.56%) DB2
10 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.42%) Big Data
11 3 (0.42%) OLAP
11 3 (0.42%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.42%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 25 (3.50%) JIRA
2 16 (2.24%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.98%) Jenkins
3 7 (0.98%) Subversion
4 6 (0.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 6 (0.84%) Bitbucket
5 5 (0.70%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.56%) Gradle
7 3 (0.42%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.42%) JUnit
7 3 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.42%) Selenium
7 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.42%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.28%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.28%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.28%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.28%) NUnit
General
1 203 (28.43%) Finance
2 68 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 58 (8.12%) Retail
4 56 (7.84%) Banking
5 35 (4.90%) Marketing
6 31 (4.34%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.96%) Legal
8 13 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
8 13 (1.82%) Electronics
9 12 (1.68%) Billing
10 11 (1.54%) Law
11 9 (1.26%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.98%) Advertising
13 6 (0.84%) Automotive
14 5 (0.70%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.56%) Publishing
15 4 (0.56%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.42%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.28%) Back Office
17 2 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 211 (29.55%) Project Manager
2 115 (16.11%) Analyst
3 94 (13.17%) IT Manager
4 67 (9.38%) Developer
5 57 (7.98%) IT Project Manager
6 55 (7.70%) Business Analyst
7 53 (7.42%) Consultant
8 49 (6.86%) Senior Manager
9 40 (5.60%) Delivery Manager
9 40 (5.60%) Programme Manager
10 38 (5.32%) Senior Project Manager
11 30 (4.20%) .NET Developer
12 29 (4.06%) SAP Manager
13 25 (3.50%) ASP.NET Developer
13 25 (3.50%) C# .NET Developer
13 25 (3.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 25 (3.50%) C# Developer
13 25 (3.50%) IT Programme Manager
13 25 (3.50%) Software Developer
14 24 (3.36%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (6.16%) .NET
2 29 (4.06%) ASP.NET
2 29 (4.06%) HTML
3 24 (3.36%) CSS
4 23 (3.22%) Web Services
5 16 (2.24%) jQuery
6 12 (1.68%) HTML5
7 11 (1.54%) XML
8 9 (1.26%) RESTful
9 8 (1.12%) AngularJS
9 8 (1.12%) CSS3
9 8 (1.12%) Laravel
9 8 (1.12%) Symfony
10 7 (0.98%) JSON
11 6 (0.84%) LAMP
11 6 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (0.84%) Velocity
12 5 (0.70%) JSP
12 5 (0.70%) Servlets
13 4 (0.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 27 (3.78%) FMCG
4 23 (3.22%) User Experience
5 21 (2.94%) PMI
6 19 (2.66%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.24%) Data Centre
8 11 (1.54%) Security Operations Centre
9 10 (1.40%) Driving Licence
10 9 (1.26%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.26%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.12%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.84%) Informatics
12 6 (0.84%) Internet of Things
12 6 (0.84%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.70%) iPad
14 4 (0.56%) Clustering
14 4 (0.56%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.56%) Replication
14 4 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 61 (8.54%) Windows
2 24 (3.36%) Linux
3 13 (1.82%) Unix
3 13 (1.82%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.26%) Android
4 9 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.42%) AIX
7 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (24.23%) PRINCE2
3 153 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 83 (11.62%) Business Analysis
5 82 (11.48%) ITIL
6 72 (10.08%) Scrum
7 71 (9.94%) Waterfall
8 70 (9.80%) SDLC
9 61 (8.54%) Change Management
10 58 (8.12%) ERP
11 53 (7.42%) Risk Management
12 50 (7.00%) Service Delivery
13 49 (6.86%) Programme Management
14 41 (5.74%) Web Development
15 40 (5.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 39 (5.46%) Software Delivery
16 39 (5.46%) Software Engineering
17 38 (5.32%) Requirements Analysis
17 38 (5.32%) Service Management
18 36 (5.04%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 97 (13.59%) SQL
2 47 (6.58%) C#
3 27 (3.78%) JavaScript
4 25 (3.50%) VB.NET
5 24 (3.36%) Java
6 23 (3.22%) PHP
7 15 (2.10%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.26%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.12%) ABAP
10 7 (0.98%) C
11 4 (0.56%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.56%) R
12 3 (0.42%) C++
12 3 (0.42%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.28%) Python
13 2 (0.28%) Ruby
14 1 (0.14%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.14%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.14%) VBA
14 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 109 (15.27%) Degree
2 38 (5.32%) PMP
3 36 (5.04%) PMI Certification
3 36 (5.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 18 (2.52%) ISEB
5 14 (1.96%) CISSP
6 12 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (1.54%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.26%) IISP
9 6 (0.84%) Chartered Engineer
9 6 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.70%) APMP
10 5 (0.70%) CCA
10 5 (0.70%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.70%) IIBA
11 4 (0.56%) CISM
11 4 (0.56%) CREST Certified
12 3 (0.42%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.16%) QA
2 21 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 17 (2.38%) SLA
4 14 (1.96%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.28%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.28%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.28%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.40%) Firmware
3 7 (0.98%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.84%) XenApp
5 3 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.28%) Docker
6 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (0.84%) Puppet
1 6 (0.84%) SCOM
2 5 (0.70%) Nagios
2 5 (0.70%) SCCM
2 5 (0.70%) SCOrch
3 3 (0.42%) AirWatch
3 3 (0.42%) EdgeSight
4 2 (0.28%) Packer
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 126 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 81 (11.34%) SAP
3 43 (6.02%) Oracle
4 18 (2.52%) VMware
5 17 (2.38%) Cognos
6 14 (1.96%) Citrix
7 13 (1.82%) Cisco
8 10 (1.40%) Hyperion
8 10 (1.40%) ServiceNow
9 9 (1.26%) ArcSight
9 9 (1.26%) Splunk
10 8 (1.12%) HP
10 8 (1.12%) JD Edwards
10 8 (1.12%) Tableau
11 7 (0.98%) JDA
12 5 (0.70%) Cognizant
12 5 (0.70%) IBM
13 4 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.42%) PeopleSoft
14 3 (0.42%) Remedy
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £30000 Per Annum Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + Car Allowance + Matched Pension + Bonus + Health/I
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 (Plus Excellent package)
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £44,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum upto 30K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago