The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 29 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 17 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.02% 3.85% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.46% 3.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Project Manager
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
228 178 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.21% 97.80% 99.47%
Number of salaries quoted 201 164 186
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £44,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Stockport

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Stockport

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

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Stockport

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 23 (88.46%) Project Management
2 22 (84.62%) PRINCE2
3 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (57.69%) Finance
5 12 (46.15%) MS Project
6 9 (34.62%) MS Office
6 9 (34.62%) ITIL
6 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
6 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (30.77%) Change Management
8 7 (26.92%) Scrum
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (26.92%) Degree
8 7 (26.92%) Matrix Management
9 5 (19.23%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (19.23%) PMI Certification
10 4 (15.38%) PMP
10 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
11 3 (11.54%) V-Model
11 3 (11.54%) User Experience
11 3 (11.54%) Banking
11 3 (11.54%) QA
11 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
12 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
12 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
13 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
13 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (3.85%) MS Project Server
13 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
13 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Project
2 9 (34.62%) MS Office
2 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Project Management
2 22 (84.62%) PRINCE2
3 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (34.62%) ITIL
5 8 (30.77%) Change Management
6 7 (26.92%) Scrum
6 7 (26.92%) Matrix Management
7 5 (19.23%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
9 3 (11.54%) V-Model
10 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
10 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
11 1 (3.85%) Migration
11 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
11 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
11 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
11 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
11 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C#
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) PMI Certification
3 4 (15.38%) PMP
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Hyperion
2 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft