The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 44 51 84
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 346 335 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.97% 4.58% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.25% 4.83% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 284 282 199
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6594 6939 7170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.82% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5325 5948 6330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Project Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

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 Project Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 188 £45,000 +3.44% 42
Cheshire -9 71 £45,000 +2.27% 8
Merseyside +2 50 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Lancashire +14 30 £47,500 +8.57% 4
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 406 (59.01%) Project Management
2 306 (44.48%) PRINCE2
3 203 (29.51%) Finance
4 168 (24.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 106 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (12.35%) Retail
7 76 (11.05%) Microsoft
8 69 (10.03%) E-Commerce
8 69 (10.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 68 (9.88%) MS Project
9 68 (9.88%) Scrum
10 66 (9.59%) Degree
11 65 (9.45%) Banking
12 60 (8.72%) Change Management
13 55 (7.99%) PRINCE
14 53 (7.70%) Telecoms
15 47 (6.83%) MS Excel
16 43 (6.25%) ERP
17 38 (5.52%) PMI Certification
18 36 (5.23%) Marketing
19 34 (4.94%) ITIL
20 32 (4.65%) .NET
21 29 (4.22%) PMP
21 29 (4.22%) Waterfall
21 29 (4.22%) Mobile App
22 28 (4.07%) Project Planning
23 27 (3.92%) CRM
23 27 (3.92%) QA
23 27 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
24 26 (3.78%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.73%) WebSphere
3 4 (0.58%) CMS
4 3 (0.44%) Lync
4 3 (0.44%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.29%) IIS
5 2 (0.29%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.15%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.15%) Drupal
6 1 (0.15%) WordPress
6 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 68 (9.88%) MS Project
2 47 (6.83%) MS Excel
3 21 (3.05%) MS Office
4 10 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (2.62%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.16%) Sage 200
3 7 (1.02%) Magento
3 7 (1.02%) SAP Business One
4 4 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.58%) Tridion
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.29%) Line 500
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.15%) SmartPlant
6 1 (0.15%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.15%) Lawson
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.87%) SaaS
2 3 (0.44%) Office 365
3 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.62%) Internet
2 15 (2.18%) WAN
3 13 (1.89%) LAN
4 7 (1.02%) MPLS
5 6 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (0.87%) VoIP
6 5 (0.73%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.73%) Firewall
6 5 (0.73%) NGN
7 4 (0.58%) SAN
8 3 (0.44%) Wireless
8 3 (0.44%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.44%) VLAN
8 3 (0.44%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (0.29%) 3G
9 2 (0.29%) NAS
9 2 (0.29%) 4G
9 2 (0.29%) DNS
9 2 (0.29%) DHCP
9 2 (0.29%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (1.31%) Big Data
2 7 (1.02%) SQL Server
3 6 (0.87%) MySQL
4 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.15%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (0.73%) JIRA
2 4 (0.58%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.15%) NUnit
3 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.15%) TestComplete
3 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.15%) Trac
General
1 203 (29.51%) Finance
2 85 (12.35%) Retail
3 65 (9.45%) Banking
4 53 (7.70%) Telecoms
5 36 (5.23%) Marketing
6 23 (3.34%) Games
7 19 (2.76%) Manufacturing
8 17 (2.47%) Back Office
9 8 (1.16%) Law
9 8 (1.16%) Legal
10 7 (1.02%) Advertising
11 5 (0.73%) Publishing
12 4 (0.58%) Automotive
12 4 (0.58%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.29%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.15%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (4.65%) .NET
2 7 (1.02%) HTML
3 6 (0.87%) J2EE
3 6 (0.87%) Middleware
4 5 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (0.73%) ASP.NET
4 5 (0.73%) CSS
5 3 (0.44%) Web Services
6 2 (0.29%) XML
6 2 (0.29%) MapReduce
7 1 (0.15%) RESTful
7 1 (0.15%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.22%) Mobile App
2 14 (2.03%) PMI
3 13 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 13 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (1.31%) FMCG
4 9 (1.31%) Digital Media
5 8 (1.16%) Social Media
6 7 (1.02%) Animation
7 6 (0.87%) NHS
7 6 (0.87%) FlexPod
8 5 (0.73%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.58%) Informatics
10 3 (0.44%) Economics
10 3 (0.44%) EPoS
11 2 (0.29%) Chip and PIN
11 2 (0.29%) BBC
11 2 (0.29%) DTV
11 2 (0.29%) Tandem
11 2 (0.29%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.29%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (3.78%) Windows
2 9 (1.31%) Android
3 8 (1.16%) Linux
3 8 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 6 (0.87%) Windows 8
5 5 (0.73%) UNIX
6 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (59.01%) Project Management
2 306 (44.48%) PRINCE2
3 168 (24.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 106 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (10.03%) E-Commerce
6 68 (9.88%) Scrum
7 60 (8.72%) Change Management
8 55 (7.99%) PRINCE
9 43 (6.25%) ERP
10 34 (4.94%) ITIL
11 29 (4.22%) Waterfall
12 28 (4.07%) Project Planning
13 27 (3.92%) CRM
14 25 (3.63%) Matrix Management
15 24 (3.49%) Agile Project Management
16 23 (3.34%) Programme Management
16 23 (3.34%) Business Analysis
17 21 (3.05%) Web Design
17 21 (3.05%) Risk Management
18 19 (2.76%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 19 (2.76%) C#
2 13 (1.89%) Java
3 9 (1.31%) SQL
4 8 (1.16%) PHP
5 3 (0.44%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.29%) C++
6 2 (0.29%) C
6 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.15%) Scala
7 1 (0.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 69 (10.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 66 (9.59%) Degree
3 38 (5.52%) PMI Certification
4 29 (4.22%) PMP
5 27 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 21 (3.05%) Security Cleared
7 19 (2.76%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.60%) APMP
9 2 (0.29%) ISEB
10 1 (0.15%) ACCA
10 1 (0.15%) MBA
10 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.15%) HNC
10 1 (0.15%) HND
10 1 (0.15%) IIBA
10 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.92%) QA
2 5 (0.73%) SLA
3 4 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.15%) COBIT
4 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.58%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.15%) Xen
4 1 (0.15%) XenApp
4 1 (0.15%) XenServer
4 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 76 (11.05%) Microsoft
2 17 (2.47%) Oracle
2 17 (2.47%) SAP
3 16 (2.33%) Citrix
3 16 (2.33%) VMware
4 14 (2.03%) IBM
5 11 (1.60%) Sage
6 9 (1.31%) Facebook
7 7 (1.02%) Pegasus
7 7 (1.02%) Fujitsu
7 7 (1.02%) EPiServer
7 7 (1.02%) Cisco
7 7 (1.02%) HP
7 7 (1.02%) Epicor
8 6 (0.87%) NetApp
8 6 (0.87%) Dell
8 6 (0.87%) hybris
8 6 (0.87%) 3PAR
9 5 (0.73%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.44%) Sitecore
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum generous bonus + other bens
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + Bens
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
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