Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 38 38
Rank change year-on-year +13 0 -20
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 27 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 7.76% 3.87% 5.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.85% 4.42% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 26
Chester median annual salary £41,250 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% +6.67% +16.58%
10th Percentile £35,750 £45,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,500 £70,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 305 249 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 87.64% 87.68% 90.10%
Number of salaries quoted 265 213 319
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -14.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,100 £25,150 £23,700
90th Percentile £59,700 £57,500 £65,000
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Chester

Project Management
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Project Management in Chester

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Chester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Chester region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.93%) PMI
3 7 (25.93%) PMI Certification
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Google
4 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 6 (22.22%) .NET
4 6 (22.22%) C#
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) Web Services
4 6 (22.22%) Retail
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (18.52%) CISM
5 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
5 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 4 (14.81%) HTML5
6 4 (14.81%) jQuery
6 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (14.81%) HTML
6 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.81%) CSS
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (14.81%) MVC
6 4 (14.81%) Telecoms

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
2 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (11.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (22.22%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Games
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Back Office
5 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Information Officer
3 3 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
3 3 (11.11%) Security Officer
3 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) WPF Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
1 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
1 6 (22.22%) Web Services
2 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
2 4 (14.81%) CSS
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) HTML5
2 4 (14.81%) jQuery
2 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (7.41%) WCF
3 2 (7.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) PMI
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.41%) Tandem
3 1 (3.70%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Fintech
3 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
4 4 (14.81%) MVC
4 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) B2B
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.41%) Line Management
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) MVVM
6 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Security Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C#
2 3 (11.11%) VBA
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) PMI Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CISM
2 5 (18.52%) Degree
3 3 (11.11%) CISSP
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) GDPR
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 3 (11.11%) PMO
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) EMIR
3 1 (3.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Google
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Twitter
3 1 (3.70%) VMware