The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 58 35 53
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 271 399 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.26% 5.94% 5.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.41% 6.16% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 231 333 321
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,700 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6152 6482 7116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.68% 96.54% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5171 5378 5900
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 29 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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 -32 161 £49,500 +10.00% 22
Cheshire +7 48 £48,750 -2.50% 7
Merseyside -1 32 £39,000 -17.89% 9
Lancashire +6 24 £41,500 +10.66% 4
Project Manager
England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 295 (56.51%) Project Management
2 241 (46.17%) PRINCE2
3 160 (30.65%) Finance
4 157 (30.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 156 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (14.94%) Risk Management
7 64 (12.26%) Degree
8 56 (10.73%) Scrum
9 55 (10.54%) MS Excel
9 55 (10.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 55 (10.54%) Retail
10 54 (10.34%) MS Project
11 50 (9.58%) PMI Certification
12 49 (9.39%) Microsoft
13 48 (9.20%) SDLC
14 47 (9.00%) Waterfall
14 47 (9.00%) PMP
15 46 (8.81%) Manufacturing
16 44 (8.43%) Change Management
17 36 (6.90%) SAP
17 36 (6.90%) Resource Allocation
18 32 (6.13%) Change Control
18 32 (6.13%) Project Planning
19 31 (5.94%) People Management
19 31 (5.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 30 (5.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 29 (5.56%) E-Commerce
22 28 (5.36%) Software Delivery
23 27 (5.17%) Project Governance
24 26 (4.98%) ERP

Project Manager Skill Set
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 10 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.72%) CMS
3 3 (0.57%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.38%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.19%) Drupal
5 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.19%) Kentico
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 55 (10.54%) MS Excel
2 54 (10.34%) MS Project
3 13 (2.49%) MS Office
4 5 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.57%) Infor CRM
3 3 (0.57%) Sonata
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.38%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.38%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.19%) BPCS
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.72%) SaaS
2 6 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.15%) Google Apps
3 5 (0.96%) Office 365
4 4 (0.77%) IaaS
4 4 (0.77%) PaaS
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.11%) VoIP
2 9 (1.72%) Internet
3 5 (0.96%) Intranet
4 3 (0.57%) Broadband
4 3 (0.57%) Firewall
4 3 (0.57%) MPLS
4 3 (0.57%) WAN
5 2 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.38%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.38%) LAN
5 2 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.19%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.19%) MVNO
6 1 (0.19%) Network Security
6 1 (0.19%) PBX
6 1 (0.19%) Skype
6 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.72%) Big Data
2 5 (0.96%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.57%) MS Access
5 2 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.38%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (0.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.38%) QlikView
5 2 (0.38%) SQLite
6 1 (0.19%) OLTP
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.34%) JIRA
2 2 (0.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.38%) NUnit
2 2 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (0.38%) SpecFlow
2 2 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 160 (30.65%) Finance
2 55 (10.54%) Retail
3 46 (8.81%) Manufacturing
4 25 (4.79%) Marketing
5 20 (3.83%) Banking
6 16 (3.07%) Legal
7 15 (2.87%) Billing
8 12 (2.30%) Publishing
8 12 (2.30%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.72%) Law
10 7 (1.34%) Aerospace
11 6 (1.15%) Games
12 4 (0.77%) Automotive
12 4 (0.77%) Local Government
13 2 (0.38%) Advertising
13 2 (0.38%) Electronics
13 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.19%) Back Office
14 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.34%) .NET
2 4 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (0.38%) CSS
3 2 (0.38%) Java EE
3 2 (0.38%) JSON
3 2 (0.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (0.38%) Web Services
4 1 (0.19%) HTML
4 1 (0.19%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.79%) FMCG
2 18 (3.45%) iPad
3 16 (3.07%) PMI
4 15 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.49%) Life Science
6 9 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 9 (1.72%) Driving Licence
6 9 (1.72%) NHS
7 6 (1.15%) User Experience
8 5 (0.96%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.57%) EPoS
9 3 (0.57%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.57%) Social Media
10 2 (0.38%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.38%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.38%) Online Games
10 2 (0.38%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.19%) CCTV
11 1 (0.19%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.11%) Windows
2 6 (1.15%) Windows Server
3 5 (0.96%) Linux
4 3 (0.57%) Unix
5 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (56.51%) Project Management
2 241 (46.17%) PRINCE2
3 157 (30.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 156 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (14.94%) Risk Management
6 56 (10.73%) Scrum
7 48 (9.20%) SDLC
8 47 (9.00%) Waterfall
9 44 (8.43%) Change Management
10 36 (6.90%) Resource Allocation
11 32 (6.13%) Change Control
11 32 (6.13%) Project Planning
12 31 (5.94%) People Management
12 31 (5.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 29 (5.56%) E-Commerce
14 28 (5.36%) Software Delivery
15 27 (5.17%) Project Governance
16 26 (4.98%) ERP
17 25 (4.79%) Logistics
17 25 (4.79%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.68%) Java
2 11 (2.11%) SQL
3 5 (0.96%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.57%) C#
4 3 (0.57%) PHP
4 3 (0.57%) PL/SQL
4 3 (0.57%) Scala
5 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (12.26%) Degree
2 55 (10.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 50 (9.58%) PMI Certification
4 47 (9.00%) PMP
5 30 (5.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (1.34%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.96%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.77%) APMP
9 2 (0.38%) ISEB
10 1 (0.19%) ACCA
10 1 (0.19%) CIMA
10 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.49%) Solvency II
2 10 (1.92%) QA
3 2 (0.38%) FATCA
3 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) GxP
4 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 49 (9.39%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.90%) SAP
3 24 (4.60%) Oracle
4 7 (1.34%) Cisco
5 6 (1.15%) Capita
5 6 (1.15%) Citrix
5 6 (1.15%) Google
6 4 (0.77%) JD Edwards
7 3 (0.57%) FNZ
7 3 (0.57%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.57%) VMware
8 2 (0.38%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.38%) GFI Software
8 2 (0.38%) Hitachi
8 2 (0.38%) IFS
8 2 (0.38%) Informatica
8 2 (0.38%) Juniper
9 1 (0.19%) Avaya
9 1 (0.19%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.19%) Epicor
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Liverpool
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Salary: £40000 per annum
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Cheshire
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: Salary £30-40k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Market Leading Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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