Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 50 18
Rank change year-on-year -8 -32 +1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 356 481 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.88% 5.85% 9.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 6.35% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 270 392 548
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,625 £65,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £46,494 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.16% +3.32% +5.88%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,649 7,569 6,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.19% 92.13% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5,524 6,380 5,422
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Manchester

Project Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Project Management in Manchester

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Manchester

Project Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. 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
Stockport +10 23 £44,375 +18.33% 4
Altrincham +21 19 £38,250 -15.00%
Bolton -4 7 £37,000 +5.71%
Salford -4 4 £55,000 +5.35% 4
Cheadle -3 2 - - 1
Oldham +14 1 £20,500 -30.51% 1
Bury -3 1 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Project Management
North West

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 168 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (26.97%) Finance
3 95 (26.69%) PRINCE2
4 66 (18.54%) Scrum
4 66 (18.54%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (16.85%) SDLC
6 58 (16.29%) Problem-Solving
7 52 (14.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 47 (13.20%) Retail
9 44 (12.36%) Presales
10 43 (12.08%) Risk Management
11 41 (11.52%) E-Commerce
12 40 (11.24%) Waterfall
13 38 (10.67%) SQL
14 36 (10.11%) ITIL
14 36 (10.11%) Degree
15 34 (9.55%) JavaScript
16 33 (9.27%) Decision-Making
17 31 (8.71%) Business Analysis
18 29 (8.15%) Java
18 29 (8.15%) Coaching
19 28 (7.87%) Microsoft
19 28 (7.87%) Banking
20 27 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
21 26 (7.30%) Change Management
22 25 (7.02%) PMP
22 25 (7.02%) C#
23 24 (6.74%) HTML
23 24 (6.74%) Software Delivery
24 23 (6.46%) Mentoring

Project Management
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 6 (1.69%) Apache
2 5 (1.40%) nginx
2 5 (1.40%) SAS
3 4 (1.12%) Alfresco
3 4 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.84%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.56%) Confluence
5 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.28%) CMS
6 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (5.34%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (4.49%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (3.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (1.40%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.56%) SPSS
8 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.69%) Magento
2 5 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.40%) NetSuite
3 4 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.84%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.56%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.56%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.28%) BPCS
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.53%) IaaS
4 7 (1.97%) SaaS
5 5 (1.40%) Office 365
6 4 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.12%) PaaS
7 2 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.28%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.62%) Internet
2 13 (3.65%) LAN
3 11 (3.09%) Firewall
3 11 (3.09%) WAN
4 5 (1.40%) SAN
4 5 (1.40%) Wireless
5 4 (1.12%) DNS
5 4 (1.12%) HTTP
5 4 (1.12%) SSL
6 3 (0.84%) Network Security
6 3 (0.84%) SMTP
6 3 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.56%) BGP
7 2 (0.56%) Intranet
7 2 (0.56%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.56%) MPLS
7 2 (0.56%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.56%) OSPF
7 2 (0.56%) VPN
8 1 (0.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.37%) MySQL
3 10 (2.81%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.69%) Big Data
5 3 (0.84%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.28%) EDMS
7 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.28%) QlikView
7 1 (0.28%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 21 (5.90%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.37%) Subversion
3 8 (2.25%) JIRA
4 7 (1.97%) Eclipse
4 7 (1.97%) NetBeans
5 6 (1.69%) Redmine
6 5 (1.40%) Axure RP
6 5 (1.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 5 (1.40%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.40%) Mercurial
6 5 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.40%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.40%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.84%) Selenium
7 3 (0.84%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.28%) Grunt
9 1 (0.28%) YouTrack
9 1 (0.28%) Zephyr
General
1 96 (26.97%) Finance
2 47 (13.20%) Retail
3 28 (7.87%) Banking
4 13 (3.65%) Marketing
5 10 (2.81%) Advertising
5 10 (2.81%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.81%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.53%) Legal
7 7 (1.97%) Back Office
8 6 (1.69%) German Language
8 6 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.84%) Electronics
9 3 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.84%) Law
9 3 (0.84%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 119 (33.43%) Project Manager
2 44 (12.36%) Analyst
3 32 (8.99%) IT Manager
4 27 (7.58%) Business Analyst
4 27 (7.58%) Developer
5 22 (6.18%) Technical Manager
6 21 (5.90%) IT Project Manager
7 18 (5.06%) Scrum Master
7 18 (5.06%) Software Manager
8 17 (4.78%) Delivery Manager
8 17 (4.78%) Technical Project Manager
9 16 (4.49%) Consultant
9 16 (4.49%) Senior Manager
9 16 (4.49%) Software Project Manager
10 15 (4.21%) E-Commerce Manager
11 14 (3.93%) Architect
12 13 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
13 12 (3.37%) Senior Project Manager
14 11 (3.09%) Agile Project Manager
15 10 (2.81%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.74%) HTML
2 22 (6.18%) .NET
2 22 (6.18%) CSS
3 14 (3.93%) XML
4 12 (3.37%) LAMP
5 10 (2.81%) ASP.NET
5 10 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (2.81%) Laravel
6 9 (2.53%) RESTful
7 8 (2.25%) cXML
7 8 (2.25%) jQuery
7 8 (2.25%) SAML
8 7 (1.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (1.97%) HTML5
8 7 (1.97%) Web Services
9 6 (1.69%) Ajax
9 6 (1.69%) React
9 6 (1.69%) Sass
10 5 (1.40%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (1.12%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 66 (18.54%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.49%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (4.21%) User Experience
4 14 (3.93%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.93%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.81%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.81%) PMI
6 8 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.25%) FMCG
7 7 (1.97%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (1.69%) Internet of Things
9 5 (1.40%) Fintech
9 5 (1.40%) Wiki
10 4 (1.12%) EPoS
11 3 (0.84%) CCTV
11 3 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.84%) Digital Signage
11 3 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.46%) Windows
2 18 (5.06%) Linux
3 11 (3.09%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.12%) Debian
4 4 (1.12%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.84%) Android
5 3 (0.84%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.28%) CentOS
7 1 (0.28%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (26.69%) PRINCE2
3 66 (18.54%) Scrum
4 60 (16.85%) SDLC
5 58 (16.29%) Problem-Solving
6 52 (14.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 44 (12.36%) Presales
8 43 (12.08%) Risk Management
9 41 (11.52%) E-Commerce
10 40 (11.24%) Waterfall
11 36 (10.11%) ITIL
12 33 (9.27%) Decision-Making
13 31 (8.71%) Business Analysis
14 29 (8.15%) Coaching
15 27 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (7.30%) Change Management
17 24 (6.74%) Software Delivery
18 23 (6.46%) Mentoring
19 21 (5.90%) ERP
20 19 (5.34%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 38 (10.67%) SQL
2 34 (9.55%) JavaScript
3 29 (8.15%) Java
4 25 (7.02%) C#
5 20 (5.62%) PHP
6 14 (3.93%) C
7 10 (2.81%) C++
8 7 (1.97%) Python
9 5 (1.40%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.12%) Scala
10 4 (1.12%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.12%) VBA
11 3 (0.84%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.84%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.84%) R
12 2 (0.56%) Go
13 1 (0.28%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (10.11%) Degree
2 25 (7.02%) PMP
3 19 (5.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 18 (5.06%) PMI Certification
5 16 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (2.81%) APMG
7 7 (1.97%) ISEB
8 5 (1.40%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.12%) CAPM
9 4 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.84%) ACCA
10 3 (0.84%) CCNA
10 3 (0.84%) CCNP
10 3 (0.84%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.84%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.56%) CIMA
11 2 (0.56%) CISA
11 2 (0.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.06%) PMO
2 16 (4.49%) SLA
3 15 (4.21%) QA
4 8 (2.25%) GDPR
5 7 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.84%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.56%) GCP
7 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.28%) COBIT
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 12 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.81%) Docker
3 6 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.40%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.56%) XenApp
5 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.28%) NFS
6 1 (0.28%) vCloud
6 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.84%) Puppet
3 2 (0.56%) Ansible
3 2 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.56%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.56%) Terraform
4 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (7.87%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.06%) SAP
3 17 (4.78%) Cisco
4 13 (3.65%) VMware
5 10 (2.81%) IBM
6 9 (2.53%) Capita
7 8 (2.25%) NetApp
8 7 (1.97%) Dell
8 7 (1.97%) Veeam
9 6 (1.69%) Aruba
9 6 (1.69%) CommVault
9 6 (1.69%) EMC
9 6 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.69%) Veritas
9 6 (1.69%) Zerto
10 5 (1.40%) Oracle
11 4 (1.12%) Blue Prism
11 4 (1.12%) Citrix
11 4 (1.12%) Cognos
12 3 (0.84%) Workday