The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

IT Project Manager
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 144 159
Rank change year-on-year -53 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 12 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.29% 0.97% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.99% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 34 19
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,000 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £58,750 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

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 4114 3431 3209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.84% 98.20% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13513 12235 11799
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 18 (72.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (32.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) Retail
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.00%) Supplier Management
6 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.00%) Software Delivery
7 3 (12.00%) SDLC
7 3 (12.00%) APMP
7 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.00%) Law
8 2 (8.00%) Legal
8 2 (8.00%) Change Management
8 2 (8.00%) ERP
8 2 (8.00%) PMI
8 2 (8.00%) PMP
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
8 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.00%) Business Transformation
8 2 (8.00%) Matrix Organization
9 1 (4.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
9 1 (4.00%) IT Strategy
9 1 (4.00%) Actian
9 1 (4.00%) IFS

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project Server
1 1 (4.00%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) DTS
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Law
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) PMI
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Project Management
2 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) Software Delivery
5 4 (16.00%) Supplier Management
5 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.00%) SDLC
7 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Business Transformation
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) ERP
7 2 (8.00%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
8 1 (4.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 1 (4.00%) IT Strategy
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (4.00%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C#
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (12.00%) APMP
2 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.00%) PMP
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Actian
2 1 (4.00%) hybris
2 1 (4.00%) IFS
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago