The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 18 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 7.77% 9.76% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.81% 11.43% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £49,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.52% -6.19%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Project Management
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 35 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 71.84% 85.37% 66.98%
Number of salaries quoted 53 35 64
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Project Management
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Project Management Salary Trend in Wigan

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Project Management Salary Histogram in Wigan

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) PMP
5 3 (18.75%) PMI Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Smart Meter
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) Logistics
5 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
5 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (12.50%) FMCG
6 2 (12.50%) SAP
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
7 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
7 1 (6.25%) DHCP
7 1 (6.25%) DNS

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Junior
3 3 (18.75%) Junior Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Junior IT Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) PMO Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) FFmpeg
1 1 (6.25%) Laravel
1 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
1 3 (18.75%) Smart Meter
2 2 (12.50%) FMCG
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Logistics
4 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
4 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) BCP
6 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) PMP
2 3 (18.75%) PMI Certification
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
1 1 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds