Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 60 30
Rank change year-on-year +37 -30 -7
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 260 96 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 8.46% 4.24% 7.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.54% 4.85% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 161 77 204
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £26,725
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £67,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +6.74% -1.11%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2726 1981 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.74% 87.46% 88.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2052 1675 2416
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +5 76 £44,000 -28.16% 1
Warrington +6 45 £45,000 - 3
Chester +14 31 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Runcorn +3 11 £31,500 -21.25%
Crewe 0 7 £56,250 +2.27%
Wilmslow +9 4 £32,500 -30.41% 1
Macclesfield 0 3 £37,500 -23.08% 1
Ellesmere Port +3 2 £31,000 -48.33%
Nantwich +1 1 £50,000 +72.41%
Northwich - 1 £62,500 -
Lymm - 1 £97,500 -
Project Management
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 114 (43.85%) Finance
1 114 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 77 (29.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (23.46%) Banking
5 58 (22.31%) Risk Management
6 52 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 49 (18.85%) SDLC
8 45 (17.31%) Information Security
9 42 (16.15%) ITIL
9 42 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
10 40 (15.38%) PMI Certification
11 39 (15.00%) PMI
11 39 (15.00%) Service Management
12 34 (13.08%) Microsoft
12 34 (13.08%) PRINCE
13 33 (12.69%) Investment Banking
14 32 (12.31%) Wealth Management
15 31 (11.92%) Degree
15 31 (11.92%) SQL
16 30 (11.54%) Law
16 30 (11.54%) Business Analysis
17 29 (11.15%) Continuous Improvement
17 29 (11.15%) Change Control
18 28 (10.77%) Change Management
18 28 (10.77%) Matrix Organization
18 28 (10.77%) PMO
19 27 (10.38%) Scrum
19 27 (10.38%) .NET
19 27 (10.38%) SQL Server

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 9 (3.46%) CICS
2 8 (3.08%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.69%) Confluence
3 7 (2.69%) JBoss
3 7 (2.69%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.31%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.92%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.77%) SAS
7 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (5.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (5.38%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (4.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (2.69%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) SAP APO
1 3 (1.15%) SAP PP
2 2 (0.77%) SAP QM
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Infor LN
3 1 (0.38%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.38%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.38%) Movex
3 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.15%) IaaS
3 3 (1.15%) IBM Blueworks
3 3 (1.15%) Office 365
3 3 (1.15%) PaaS
3 3 (1.15%) SaaS
4 2 (0.77%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.85%) LAN
1 10 (3.85%) WAN
2 8 (3.08%) Firewall
3 5 (1.92%) VoIP
4 4 (1.54%) DNS
4 4 (1.54%) HTTP
4 4 (1.54%) MPLS
4 4 (1.54%) SAN
5 3 (1.15%) Internet
5 3 (1.15%) LDAP
5 3 (1.15%) VPN
6 2 (0.77%) DHCP
6 2 (0.77%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.77%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.77%) Wireless
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.38%) NAS
7 1 (0.38%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.46%) DB2
3 7 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (1.15%) MS Access
7 2 (0.77%) QlikView
7 2 (0.77%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.38%) GIS
8 1 (0.38%) IMS/DB
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.38%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (5.77%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 10 (3.85%) JIRA
4 7 (2.69%) ClearCase
4 7 (2.69%) Subversion
5 5 (1.92%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.77%) JUnit
7 2 (0.77%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.38%) Selenium
8 1 (0.38%) Sikuli
General
1 114 (43.85%) Finance
2 61 (23.46%) Banking
3 33 (12.69%) Investment Banking
4 30 (11.54%) Law
5 20 (7.69%) Legal
6 13 (5.00%) Retail
7 11 (4.23%) Manufacturing
8 9 (3.46%) Corporate Banking
8 9 (3.46%) Marketing
8 9 (3.46%) Retail Banking
9 6 (2.31%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.54%) Electronics
11 4 (1.54%) Games
12 2 (0.77%) Advertising
13 1 (0.38%) Back Office
13 1 (0.38%) Front Office
13 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 73 (28.08%) Project Manager
2 42 (16.15%) Analyst
3 22 (8.46%) Developer
4 16 (6.15%) Business Analyst
5 15 (5.77%) IT Manager
6 14 (5.38%) Service Manager
7 12 (4.62%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (4.23%) Architect
8 11 (4.23%) Designer
8 11 (4.23%) IT Project Manager
9 10 (3.85%) Information Analyst
9 10 (3.85%) Information Security Analyst
9 10 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (3.85%) Security Analyst
9 10 (3.85%) Senior Manager
10 9 (3.46%) .NET Developer
10 9 (3.46%) Consultant
10 9 (3.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 8 (3.08%) Senior Project Manager
12 7 (2.69%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.38%) .NET
2 25 (9.62%) Web Services
3 17 (6.54%) ASP.NET
3 17 (6.54%) HTML
4 8 (3.08%) J2EE
5 7 (2.69%) CSS
5 7 (2.69%) EJB
5 7 (2.69%) Hibernate
5 7 (2.69%) JMS
5 7 (2.69%) JSP
5 7 (2.69%) Servlets
5 7 (2.69%) Struts
5 7 (2.69%) WSDL
5 7 (2.69%) XML
5 7 (2.69%) XSD
6 6 (2.31%) .NET Framework
6 6 (2.31%) Entity Framework
7 5 (1.92%) jQuery
7 5 (1.92%) Middleware
7 5 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (15.00%) PMI
3 14 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.46%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.46%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.92%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.92%) iPad
7 4 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.15%) Contactless
8 3 (1.15%) Fintech
8 3 (1.15%) FMCG
8 3 (1.15%) Tandem
8 3 (1.15%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.77%) CCTV
9 2 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.77%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.77%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.77%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.38%) Windows
2 11 (4.23%) Linux
3 7 (2.69%) Unix
4 5 (1.92%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.77%) Android
5 2 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 77 (29.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 58 (22.31%) Risk Management
5 52 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 49 (18.85%) SDLC
7 45 (17.31%) Information Security
8 42 (16.15%) ITIL
9 39 (15.00%) Service Management
10 34 (13.08%) PRINCE
11 32 (12.31%) Wealth Management
12 30 (11.54%) Business Analysis
13 29 (11.15%) Change Control
13 29 (11.15%) Continuous Improvement
14 28 (10.77%) Change Management
14 28 (10.77%) Matrix Organization
15 27 (10.38%) Scrum
16 21 (8.08%) Cybersecurity
17 20 (7.69%) CMMI
17 20 (7.69%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 31 (11.92%) SQL
2 22 (8.46%) C#
3 17 (6.54%) Java
4 13 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.62%) T-SQL
6 9 (3.46%) C
6 9 (3.46%) COBOL
7 7 (2.69%) Assembly Language
8 4 (1.54%) C++
8 4 (1.54%) Embedded C
8 4 (1.54%) Python
8 4 (1.54%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.15%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.15%) VBA
10 2 (0.77%) Embedded C++
10 2 (0.77%) R
11 1 (0.38%) Groovy
11 1 (0.38%) RPG
11 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (15.38%) PMI Certification
2 31 (11.92%) Degree
3 21 (8.08%) CISM
4 20 (7.69%) CISSP
5 16 (6.15%) CISA
6 15 (5.77%) PMP
7 10 (3.85%) APMG
8 6 (2.31%) CRISC
9 5 (1.92%) APMP
9 5 (1.92%) PgMP
10 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.77%) CCNA
11 2 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.77%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.77%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.38%) ACCA
12 1 (0.38%) MCP
12 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.77%) PMO
2 23 (8.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.85%) PMBOK
4 9 (3.46%) SLA
5 8 (3.08%) QA
6 5 (1.92%) GDPR
6 5 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (1.54%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.38%) EMIR
8 1 (0.38%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.54%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.77%) Firmware
4 2 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (1.54%) Nagios
2 4 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.15%) Puppet
4 2 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.38%) Ansible
5 1 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.38%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.38%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.23%) Oracle
3 9 (3.46%) Google
4 8 (3.08%) SAP
5 7 (2.69%) Chordiant
5 7 (2.69%) Cisco
5 7 (2.69%) VMware
6 5 (1.92%) JDA
6 5 (1.92%) RedPrairie
7 4 (1.54%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.77%) arcserve
8 2 (0.77%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.77%) Citrix
8 2 (0.77%) Cognos
8 2 (0.77%) HP
8 2 (0.77%) Sophos
8 2 (0.77%) Sun
8 2 (0.77%) Symantec
8 2 (0.77%) Tableau
8 2 (0.77%) Twitter