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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
England / North West
Rank 46 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +3
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 336 548 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.58% 9.70% 8.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.18% 11.00% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 240 435 475
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
5437 4983 6108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.35% 88.23% 87.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4509 4153 5093
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -34 203 £47,500 - 53
Cheshire -13 60 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Merseyside -13 38 £53,573 +33.93% 6
Lancashire -14 27 £40,000 +2.56% 7
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 209 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (28.39%) Finance
3 152 (21.90%) PRINCE2
4 145 (20.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 116 (16.71%) Microsoft
6 110 (15.85%) Degree
7 88 (12.68%) SQL
8 80 (11.53%) SQL Server
9 71 (10.23%) Business Analysis
10 69 (9.94%) MS Excel
10 69 (9.94%) SDLC
11 66 (9.51%) SAP
12 64 (9.22%) ITIL
12 64 (9.22%) Waterfall
13 61 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
14 57 (8.21%) Scrum
15 55 (7.93%) Change Management
16 54 (7.78%) Windows
17 51 (7.35%) Manufacturing
18 49 (7.06%) Retail
18 49 (7.06%) C#
18 49 (7.06%) ERP
19 47 (6.77%) .NET
20 46 (6.63%) Risk Management
21 44 (6.34%) QA
22 42 (6.05%) Software Engineering
23 41 (5.91%) Web Development
24 40 (5.76%) Oracle
24 40 (5.76%) E-Commerce
25 39 (5.62%) Marketing

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 18 (2.59%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.16%) IIS
3 10 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (1.44%) CMS
4 6 (0.86%) Confluence
4 6 (0.86%) WordPress
5 5 (0.72%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.58%) Apache
7 3 (0.43%) Alfresco
7 3 (0.43%) Drupal
7 3 (0.43%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.43%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.43%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.29%) JBoss
8 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.14%) CICS
9 1 (0.14%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 69 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.33%) MS Project
3 26 (3.75%) MS Office
4 23 (3.31%) MS Visio
5 16 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.43%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.29%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.14%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.14%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 18 (2.59%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (2.02%) SAP PP
3 11 (1.59%) Magento
4 9 (1.30%) SAP HCM
4 9 (1.30%) SAP SCM
4 9 (1.30%) SAP VC
5 7 (1.01%) SAP CO
5 7 (1.01%) SAP FI
5 7 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (1.01%) SAP QM
6 6 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.86%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.58%) SAP AFS
7 4 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.43%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 3 (0.43%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.45%) SaaS
2 12 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.44%) PaaS
4 9 (1.30%) SuccessFactors
5 7 (1.01%) GitHub
5 7 (1.01%) IaaS
6 5 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.72%) Office 365
7 1 (0.14%) BlueKai
7 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.14%) Google Play
7 1 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.18%) Internet
2 15 (2.16%) Network Security
3 12 (1.73%) WAN
4 11 (1.59%) LAN
5 7 (1.01%) DWDM
5 7 (1.01%) VoIP
6 6 (0.86%) VPN
7 5 (0.72%) DNS
8 4 (0.58%) Firewall
8 4 (0.58%) HTTP
9 3 (0.43%) MPLS
9 3 (0.43%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.29%) DHCP
10 2 (0.29%) FTP
10 2 (0.29%) IMAP
10 2 (0.29%) Intranet
10 2 (0.29%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.29%) SMTP
10 2 (0.29%) SS7
10 2 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (11.53%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (1.87%) MySQL
7 7 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (0.86%) GIS
8 6 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (0.72%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.58%) DB2
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.58%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.43%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.29%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 21 (3.03%) JIRA
2 19 (2.74%) Git (software)
3 16 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.15%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.01%) Subversion
6 6 (0.86%) Bitbucket
7 5 (0.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (0.72%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.58%) Gradle
9 3 (0.43%) JUnit
9 3 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.43%) Selenium
9 3 (0.43%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.29%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.29%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.29%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.29%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 197 (28.39%) Finance
2 51 (7.35%) Manufacturing
3 49 (7.06%) Retail
4 39 (5.62%) Marketing
5 35 (5.04%) Banking
6 31 (4.47%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.59%) Legal
8 13 (1.87%) Electronics
9 10 (1.44%) Corporate Banking
9 10 (1.44%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.44%) Law
10 9 (1.30%) Advertising
11 8 (1.15%) Billing
12 6 (0.86%) Automotive
13 5 (0.72%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.58%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.58%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.43%) Games
16 2 (0.29%) Back Office
16 2 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 208 (29.97%) Project Manager
2 109 (15.71%) Analyst
3 77 (11.10%) IT Manager
4 62 (8.93%) Developer
5 58 (8.36%) Consultant
6 50 (7.20%) IT Project Manager
7 48 (6.92%) Business Analyst
8 46 (6.63%) Senior Manager
9 35 (5.04%) Senior Project Manager
10 34 (4.90%) Delivery Manager
11 29 (4.18%) .NET Developer
11 29 (4.18%) Infrastructure Manager
12 28 (4.03%) Programme Manager
13 26 (3.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 25 (3.60%) Software Developer
15 24 (3.46%) .NET Software Developer
16 23 (3.31%) C# .NET Developer
16 23 (3.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 23 (3.31%) C# Developer
16 23 (3.31%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (6.77%) .NET
2 30 (4.32%) ASP.NET
3 28 (4.03%) HTML
4 25 (3.60%) CSS
5 23 (3.31%) Web Services
6 15 (2.16%) jQuery
7 12 (1.73%) XML
8 11 (1.59%) RESTful
9 10 (1.44%) AngularJS
10 9 (1.30%) HTML5
10 9 (1.30%) JSON
11 8 (1.15%) Laravel
11 8 (1.15%) Symfony
12 7 (1.01%) LAMP
13 6 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (0.86%) Velocity
14 5 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (0.72%) CSS3
14 5 (0.72%) JSP
14 5 (0.72%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 26 (3.75%) User Experience
4 21 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.45%) Data Centre
5 17 (2.45%) PMI
6 13 (1.87%) FMCG
7 11 (1.59%) Driving Licence
7 11 (1.59%) Virtual Team
8 10 (1.44%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (0.86%) Data Structures
9 6 (0.86%) Internet of Things
10 5 (0.72%) iPad
10 5 (0.72%) Life Science
11 4 (0.58%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.58%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.43%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.43%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 54 (7.78%) Windows
2 21 (3.03%) Linux
3 13 (1.87%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.44%) Android
4 10 (1.44%) Apple iOS
4 10 (1.44%) Unix
5 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (21.90%) PRINCE2
3 145 (20.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 71 (10.23%) Business Analysis
5 69 (9.94%) SDLC
6 64 (9.22%) ITIL
6 64 (9.22%) Waterfall
7 57 (8.21%) Scrum
8 55 (7.93%) Change Management
9 49 (7.06%) ERP
10 46 (6.63%) Risk Management
11 42 (6.05%) Software Engineering
12 41 (5.91%) Web Development
13 40 (5.76%) E-Commerce
14 38 (5.48%) Coaching
14 38 (5.48%) Programme Management
14 38 (5.48%) Service Delivery
14 38 (5.48%) Software Delivery
15 37 (5.33%) Requirements Analysis
16 34 (4.90%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (12.68%) SQL
2 49 (7.06%) C#
3 28 (4.03%) JavaScript
4 26 (3.75%) VB.NET
5 23 (3.31%) Java
6 20 (2.88%) PHP
7 11 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.15%) ABAP
8 8 (1.15%) C
9 5 (0.72%) R
10 4 (0.58%) C++
10 4 (0.58%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.58%) Python
11 3 (0.43%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.43%) Ruby
11 3 (0.43%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.14%) COBOL
12 1 (0.14%) Perl
12 1 (0.14%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 110 (15.85%) Degree
2 29 (4.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 27 (3.89%) PMP
4 26 (3.75%) PMI Certification
5 17 (2.45%) ISEB
6 13 (1.87%) CISSP
7 12 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (1.59%) Security Cleared
9 8 (1.15%) APMP
9 8 (1.15%) IISP
10 6 (0.86%) Chartered Engineer
11 5 (0.72%) CCA
11 5 (0.72%) CISM
11 5 (0.72%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.43%) ACCA
13 3 (0.43%) CISMP
13 3 (0.43%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.34%) QA
2 22 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.45%) SLA
4 16 (2.31%) PCI DSS
5 15 (2.16%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.58%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.43%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.29%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.29%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (1.59%) Firmware
2 9 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.29%) Docker
5 2 (0.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (1.01%) Puppet
2 3 (0.43%) SCOM
3 2 (0.29%) Nagios
3 2 (0.29%) Packer
3 2 (0.29%) SCCM
3 2 (0.29%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 116 (16.71%) Microsoft
2 66 (9.51%) SAP
3 40 (5.76%) Oracle
4 15 (2.16%) Cognos
5 14 (2.02%) Hyperion
6 13 (1.87%) VMware
7 11 (1.59%) Cisco
8 10 (1.44%) ServiceNow
9 8 (1.15%) ArcSight
9 8 (1.15%) Splunk
10 7 (1.01%) JD Edwards
10 7 (1.01%) JDA
10 7 (1.01%) Tableau
11 6 (0.86%) Citrix
12 5 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.58%) IBM
14 3 (0.43%) Adobe
14 3 (0.43%) BMC
14 3 (0.43%) HP
14 3 (0.43%) Sun
Chester, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 to £75,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
onezeero.
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Please see advert for benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallasey, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 (Plus excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £110,000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Type Agency
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago