The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Project Manager
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 50 35
Rank change year-on-year -24 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 43 36 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.98% 3.78% 6.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% 3.92% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 76
Median salary £51,250 £50,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.48% +12.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £34,300 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £55,400 £60,000
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 Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1377 918 1663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.29% 96.33% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 802 1325
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Cheshire

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Cheshire

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Cheshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Cheshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 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 -18 22 £52,500 -4.54%
Warrington -16 6 £45,000 -7.69%
Crewe -18 4 - -
Runcorn -9 2 - -
Wilmslow -16 2 £68,000 +34.65% 1
Chester +3 1 £40,000 -32.20%
Project Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cheshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 52 (64.20%) Project Management
2 35 (43.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (37.04%) Finance
4 29 (35.80%) PRINCE2
4 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (28.40%) Risk Management
6 14 (17.28%) Banking
6 14 (17.28%) Retail
7 13 (16.05%) PMI Certification
8 12 (14.81%) Project Planning
9 11 (13.58%) Scrum
9 11 (13.58%) ITIL
10 10 (12.35%) PMI
10 10 (12.35%) PMP
10 10 (12.35%) Waterfall
11 9 (11.11%) Change Control
11 9 (11.11%) PRINCE
12 7 (8.64%) SDLC
12 7 (8.64%) PMO
12 7 (8.64%) Programme Management
13 6 (7.41%) Service Management
13 6 (7.41%) Change Management
13 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (7.41%) Matrix Management
13 6 (7.41%) Time Management
14 5 (6.17%) People Management
14 5 (6.17%) PMBOK
14 5 (6.17%) APMG
14 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
14 5 (6.17%) Programme Governance

Project Manager Skill Set
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 1 (1.23%) Confluence
1 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.47%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.47%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.70%) Office 365
2 2 (2.47%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) NAS
1 1 (1.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.23%) GIS
1 1 (1.23%) MySQL
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.23%) SAP HANA
1 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) JIRA
2 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 30 (37.04%) Finance
2 14 (17.28%) Banking
2 14 (17.28%) Retail
3 4 (4.94%) Italian Language
3 4 (4.94%) Marketing
3 4 (4.94%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.70%) Advertising
4 3 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Legal
4 3 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.70%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) PMI
2 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.70%) FMCG
3 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.23%) Fintech
5 1 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.23%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Linux
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (64.20%) Project Management
2 35 (43.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (35.80%) PRINCE2
4 23 (28.40%) Risk Management
5 12 (14.81%) Project Planning
6 11 (13.58%) ITIL
6 11 (13.58%) Scrum
7 10 (12.35%) Waterfall
8 9 (11.11%) Change Control
8 9 (11.11%) PRINCE
9 7 (8.64%) Programme Management
9 7 (8.64%) SDLC
10 6 (7.41%) Change Management
10 6 (7.41%) Matrix Management
10 6 (7.41%) Service Management
10 6 (7.41%) Time Management
11 5 (6.17%) DSDM
11 5 (6.17%) Information Security
11 5 (6.17%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) PMI Certification
2 10 (12.35%) PMP
3 5 (6.17%) APMG
4 4 (4.94%) PgMP
5 2 (2.47%) CAPM
5 2 (2.47%) HND
5 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.23%) CISA
6 1 (1.23%) CISSP
6 1 (1.23%) MCP
6 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) PMO
2 5 (6.17%) PMBOK
3 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.23%) COBIT
4 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.23%) QA
4 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
1 5 (6.17%) SAP
2 2 (2.47%) CA
2 2 (2.47%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.23%) Citrix
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.23%) VMware
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