The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Manager
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 18 31
Rank change year-on-year -12 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 1 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 0.81% 1.39% 7.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.43% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 13
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 115 70 173
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 93.50% 97.22% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 102 55 145
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Bolton

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Bolton

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Bolton region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) PTC Creo
5 1 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (12.50%) ThingWorx
5 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Facebook
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) APMP
5 1 (12.50%) Social Media
5 1 (12.50%) iPad
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) PLM
5 1 (12.50%) PTC
5 1 (12.50%) Windchill
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (12.50%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) PTC Creo
1 1 (12.50%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (12.50%) PLM
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) APMP
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Facebook
1 1 (12.50%) PTC
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) TIBCO