The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
North West > Cheshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 21 31
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 107 72 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 7.36% 7.57% 6.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.35% 8.90% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 60 65 86
Cheshire median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% -  
10th Percentile £30,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £80,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1282 809 1573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 88.23% 85.07% 90.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3374 2565 5112
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £59,800
North West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Cheshire

Project Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Project Management in Cheshire

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Cheshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Cheshire

Project Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
Knutsford -2 48 £51,250 -6.81% 2
Runcorn +5 18 £32,000 -16.88% 1
Warrington -22 15 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Crewe -16 5 £58,750 +66.66%
Macclesfield -1 2 £19,000 -63.80%
Chester +2 1 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £47,500 -
Project Management
North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 67 (40.61%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (34.55%) Finance
3 40 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (23.64%) SDLC
5 38 (23.03%) Banking
6 37 (22.42%) Risk Management
6 37 (22.42%) PRINCE2
7 33 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 31 (18.79%) SQL
9 30 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 28 (16.97%) Windows
11 27 (16.36%) Microsoft
11 27 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (14.55%) Mobile App
12 24 (14.55%) Service Management
13 22 (13.33%) PMI Certification
14 21 (12.73%) .NET
15 20 (12.12%) Web Services
16 19 (11.52%) PMI
17 18 (10.91%) PRINCE
17 18 (10.91%) ITIL
17 18 (10.91%) HTML
18 17 (10.30%) C#
18 17 (10.30%) T-SQL
19 16 (9.70%) ASP.NET
19 16 (9.70%) Retail
20 15 (9.09%) Visual Studio
20 15 (9.09%) Java
20 15 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 15 (9.09%) Marketing

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (3.64%) Confluence
1 6 (3.64%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.82%) CICS
2 3 (1.82%) JBoss
2 3 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.21%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.21%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.61%) IIS
4 1 (0.61%) OpenROAD
4 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.21%) Magento
2 2 (1.21%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.21%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.21%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.61%) BASE24
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.61%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.61%) Infor LN
3 1 (0.61%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.61%) Movex
3 1 (0.61%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.61%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.03%) Office 365
4 3 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.21%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.21%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (1.21%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.21%) SaaS
6 1 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.61%) Boomi
6 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.48%) LAN
1 14 (8.48%) WAN
2 7 (4.24%) Firewall
2 7 (4.24%) MPLS
3 6 (3.64%) SAN
4 5 (3.03%) DNS
4 5 (3.03%) VPN
5 4 (2.42%) DWDM
5 4 (2.42%) Internet
5 4 (2.42%) VoIP
6 3 (1.82%) HTTP
6 3 (1.82%) LDAP
7 2 (1.21%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.21%) Wireless
8 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.61%) FTP
8 1 (0.61%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.61%) NAS
8 1 (0.61%) SSH
8 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.03%) GIS
3 4 (2.42%) DB2
3 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.21%) MySQL
4 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.61%) Big Data
5 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.61%) Essbase
5 1 (0.61%) HBase
5 1 (0.61%) Impala
5 1 (0.61%) Ingres
5 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.61%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.61%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 15 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 15 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.85%) JIRA
3 5 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.82%) ClearCase
4 3 (1.82%) JUnit
4 3 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (1.82%) Subversion
5 2 (1.21%) Selenium
5 2 (1.21%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.61%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.61%) Lombardi
6 1 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 57 (34.55%) Finance
2 38 (23.03%) Banking
3 16 (9.70%) Retail
4 15 (9.09%) Marketing
5 9 (5.45%) Investment Banking
6 8 (4.85%) Corporate Banking
6 8 (4.85%) Retail Banking
7 7 (4.24%) Financial Institution
7 7 (4.24%) Law
8 5 (3.03%) Legal
8 5 (3.03%) Manufacturing
8 5 (3.03%) Telecoms
9 4 (2.42%) Advertising
9 4 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.61%) Automotive
10 1 (0.61%) Electronics
10 1 (0.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 52 (31.52%) Project Manager
2 28 (16.97%) Developer
3 21 (12.73%) Analyst
4 15 (9.09%) Designer
5 14 (8.48%) IT Manager
6 11 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 11 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
7 10 (6.06%) C# Developer
8 9 (5.45%) .NET Developer
8 9 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (5.45%) Senior Manager
9 8 (4.85%) .NET Designer
9 8 (4.85%) Architect
9 8 (4.85%) Junior
9 8 (4.85%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.24%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (4.24%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
11 5 (3.03%) Project Analyst
11 5 (3.03%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.73%) .NET
2 20 (12.12%) Web Services
3 18 (10.91%) HTML
4 16 (9.70%) ASP.NET
5 8 (4.85%) XML
6 6 (3.64%) Middleware
7 4 (2.42%) EJB
7 4 (2.42%) J2EE
7 4 (2.42%) JSP
7 4 (2.42%) REST
7 4 (2.42%) Servlets
7 4 (2.42%) WSDL
8 3 (1.82%) CSS
8 3 (1.82%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.82%) JMS
8 3 (1.82%) jQuery
8 3 (1.82%) ODBC
8 3 (1.82%) SOAP
8 3 (1.82%) Struts
8 3 (1.82%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (14.55%) Mobile App
3 19 (11.52%) PMI
4 10 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.45%) iPad
6 8 (4.85%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.42%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.82%) Contactless
8 3 (1.82%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.82%) Fintech
8 3 (1.82%) FMCG
8 3 (1.82%) Life Science
8 3 (1.82%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.21%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.21%) Handset
9 2 (1.21%) NHS
9 2 (1.21%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.21%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.21%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.97%) Windows
2 9 (5.45%) Linux
3 8 (4.85%) Unix
4 3 (1.82%) Android
4 3 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.21%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (40.61%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (23.64%) SDLC
4 37 (22.42%) PRINCE2
4 37 (22.42%) Risk Management
5 33 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 24 (14.55%) Service Management
7 18 (10.91%) ITIL
7 18 (10.91%) PRINCE
8 14 (8.48%) Change Management
9 12 (7.27%) Business Analysis
9 12 (7.27%) Project Planning
9 12 (7.27%) Scrum
9 12 (7.27%) TDD
10 11 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 11 (6.67%) Supplier Management
10 11 (6.67%) Test Automation
11 10 (6.06%) CMMI
11 10 (6.06%) Coaching
11 10 (6.06%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 31 (18.79%) SQL
2 17 (10.30%) C#
2 17 (10.30%) T-SQL
3 15 (9.09%) Java
4 8 (4.85%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.64%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.03%) COBOL
6 5 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.03%) Python
7 4 (2.42%) C
8 3 (1.82%) Assembly Language
8 3 (1.82%) PHP
9 2 (1.21%) C++
9 2 (1.21%) Perl
10 1 (0.61%) Delphi
10 1 (0.61%) Groovy
10 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.61%) R
10 1 (0.61%) RPG
Qualifications
1 22 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 14 (8.48%) Degree
3 12 (7.27%) PMP
4 5 (3.03%) APMG
4 5 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.42%) PgMP
5 4 (2.42%) Sun Certification
6 3 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.21%) CAPM
7 2 (1.21%) CCNA
7 2 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.21%) HND
7 2 (1.21%) ISEB
8 1 (0.61%) CCA
8 1 (0.61%) CISSP
8 1 (0.61%) MCP
8 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.06%) PMO
2 7 (4.24%) SLA
3 5 (3.03%) PMBOK
4 4 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.82%) QA
6 1 (0.61%) COBIT
6 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (4.85%) Hyper-V
2 7 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.61%) Firmware
5 1 (0.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.42%) Nagios
1 4 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.61%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.61%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.61%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.88%) Oracle
3 9 (5.45%) Cisco
4 8 (4.85%) VMware
5 7 (4.24%) CA Agile Central
5 7 (4.24%) SAP
6 4 (2.42%) CA
6 4 (2.42%) Sun
7 3 (1.82%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.82%) Chordiant
8 2 (1.21%) Adobe
8 2 (1.21%) arcserve
8 2 (1.21%) NCR
8 2 (1.21%) Sophos
8 2 (1.21%) Symantec
8 2 (1.21%) Tableau
9 1 (0.61%) Baan
9 1 (0.61%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.61%) TIBCO
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £63000.00 - £72000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Inc Car +Bonus +Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Knutsford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago