The median annual salary for a IT Project Manager was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Project Manager
North West / Manchester
Rank 190 155 153
Rank change year-on-year -35 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 12 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.31% 0.74% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.76% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 36
Median salary £48,750 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.40% -2.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,750 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3777 3290 3662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.92% 97.54% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3161 2733 3002
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Manchester

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in Manchester

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in Manchester

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Oldham - 1 - -
IT Project Manager
North West

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT 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 Manchester region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 27 (79.41%) Project Management
2 19 (55.88%) PRINCE2
3 11 (32.35%) Finance
3 11 (32.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
5 7 (20.59%) Time Management
5 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
6 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 6 (17.65%) Retail
6 6 (17.65%) SQL
6 6 (17.65%) ISO 9001
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 6 (17.65%) PMI Certification
6 6 (17.65%) Change Management
7 5 (14.71%) PMI
7 5 (14.71%) Supplier Management
8 4 (11.76%) PMP
8 4 (11.76%) ERP
8 4 (11.76%) Degree
9 3 (8.82%) APMP
9 3 (8.82%) JD Edwards
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE
9 3 (8.82%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (5.88%) Banking
10 2 (5.88%) Legal
10 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (5.88%) ISEB

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) PTC Creo
3 1 (2.94%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Automotive
4 1 (2.94%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) PMI
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Project Management
2 19 (55.88%) PRINCE2
3 11 (32.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
5 7 (20.59%) Time Management
6 6 (17.65%) Change Management
6 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 5 (14.71%) Supplier Management
8 4 (11.76%) ERP
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE
10 2 (5.88%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
10 2 (5.88%) Software Delivery
11 1 (2.94%) Customer-Centric Approach
11 1 (2.94%) Planning and Forecasting
11 1 (2.94%) Scorecard
11 1 (2.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (17.65%) PMI Certification
3 4 (11.76%) Degree
3 4 (11.76%) PMP
4 3 (8.82%) APMP
5 2 (5.88%) ISEB
5 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) ISO 9001
1 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.94%) PTC
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bespoke Excel
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago