Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 33 18
Rank change year-on-year -6 -15 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 547 531 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.92% 7.12% 10.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.60% 7.81% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 440 424 692
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.82% +11.18% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,300
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +6.74% -1.11%

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 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 7199 6798 6778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.05% 91.14% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5954 5833 5616
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Bolton +6 17 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Stockport -28 10 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Rochdale +23 9 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Salford +6 9 £44,852 - 2
Altrincham -8 8 £45,000 +63.64%
Cheadle -8 5 £42,500 -34.62%
Bury +5 4 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Wigan -1 4 £30,000 -36.84%
Oldham +7 1 - -
Sale - 1 £45,000 -
Project Management
North West

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 219 (40.04%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (23.40%) Finance
2 128 (23.40%) PRINCE2
3 96 (17.55%) Degree
4 95 (17.37%) Analytical Skills
5 91 (16.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 84 (15.36%) Microsoft
7 73 (13.35%) Retail
8 63 (11.52%) Scrum
9 62 (11.33%) Business Analysis
9 62 (11.33%) SDLC
10 60 (10.97%) E-Commerce
10 60 (10.97%) ITIL
11 56 (10.24%) PHP
12 55 (10.05%) SAP
13 49 (8.96%) HTML
13 49 (8.96%) SQL
14 48 (8.78%) SQL Server
15 47 (8.59%) PMI Certification
16 46 (8.41%) .NET
17 45 (8.23%) QA
18 42 (7.68%) JavaScript
18 42 (7.68%) Risk Management
18 42 (7.68%) Analytics
19 40 (7.31%) Waterfall
20 39 (7.13%) Management Information System
21 37 (6.76%) CSS
22 35 (6.40%) Change Management
22 35 (6.40%) PMP
22 35 (6.40%) ERP

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 19 (3.47%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.65%) SAS
3 8 (1.46%) CMS
4 5 (0.91%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.73%) IIS
5 4 (0.73%) JBoss
5 4 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (0.73%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.73%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.37%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.37%) Drupal
8 1 (0.18%) CICS
8 1 (0.18%) Confluence
8 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.18%) nginx
8 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (5.48%) Microsoft Project
2 24 (4.39%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (2.93%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (1.10%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.73%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.55%) SPSS
9 2 (0.37%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.37%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 18 (3.29%) Magento
2 17 (3.11%) SAP QM
3 12 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (1.65%) NetSuite
6 6 (1.10%) Adobe Campaign
6 6 (1.10%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.37%) Infor CRM
8 2 (0.37%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.37%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.37%) Shopify
8 2 (0.37%) Workfront
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.93%) SaaS
2 11 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.65%) Dynamics 365
3 9 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
5 5 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (0.91%) Firebase
5 5 (0.91%) PaaS
5 5 (0.91%) Serverless
6 4 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.55%) IBM Blueworks
7 3 (0.55%) Office 365
8 2 (0.37%) GitHub
8 2 (0.37%) IaaS
9 1 (0.18%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.18%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.18%) Heroku
9 1 (0.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.29%) Internet
2 15 (2.74%) WAN
3 8 (1.46%) SAN
4 7 (1.28%) Firewall
4 7 (1.28%) LAN
5 6 (1.10%) VLAN
6 5 (0.91%) VoIP
6 5 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.55%) Wireless
8 2 (0.37%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.37%) DHCP
8 2 (0.37%) DNS
8 2 (0.37%) NAS
8 2 (0.37%) Network Security
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (0.18%) HTTP
9 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.18%) VPN
9 1 (0.18%) Wireless Security
9 1 (0.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.78%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.39%) MySQL
3 18 (3.29%) Big Data
4 10 (1.83%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.10%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (0.91%) Redis
7 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.73%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.73%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.37%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.37%) GIS
10 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (3.47%) JIRA
2 18 (3.29%) Subversion
3 17 (3.11%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.91%) Redmine
5 4 (0.73%) ClearCase
5 4 (0.73%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.37%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.37%) Grunt
6 2 (0.37%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.37%) TestRail
7 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.18%) JUnit
7 1 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.18%) PhpStorm
General
1 128 (23.40%) Finance
2 73 (13.35%) Retail
3 35 (6.40%) Banking
4 25 (4.57%) Marketing
5 17 (3.11%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.01%) Law
7 11 (2.01%) Legal
8 9 (1.65%) Advertising
9 7 (1.28%) Games
10 6 (1.10%) Electronics
10 6 (1.10%) German Language
11 5 (0.91%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.91%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.73%) Back Office
12 4 (0.73%) Billing
13 3 (0.55%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.55%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 153 (27.97%) Project Manager
2 104 (19.01%) Analyst
3 74 (13.53%) Business Analyst
4 62 (11.33%) Developer
5 40 (7.31%) IT Manager
6 36 (6.58%) Consultant
7 27 (4.94%) PHP Developer
8 22 (4.02%) Lead Developer
9 21 (3.84%) Development Manager
9 21 (3.84%) IT Project Manager
10 19 (3.47%) Lead PHP Developer
11 18 (3.29%) SAP Analyst
12 17 (3.11%) SAP Business Analyst
12 17 (3.11%) SAP QM Business Analyst
13 16 (2.93%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (2.74%) IT Analyst
15 14 (2.56%) Digital Project Manager
15 14 (2.56%) Senior Manager
16 13 (2.38%) Delivery Manager
16 13 (2.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (8.96%) HTML
2 46 (8.41%) .NET
3 37 (6.76%) CSS
4 21 (3.84%) HTML5
5 20 (3.66%) CSS3
6 19 (3.47%) LAMP
7 17 (3.11%) ASP.NET
8 16 (2.93%) XML
9 14 (2.56%) .NET Framework
9 14 (2.56%) React
10 12 (2.19%) Web Services
11 10 (1.83%) Sass
12 9 (1.65%) jQuery
12 9 (1.65%) Node.js
13 8 (1.46%) Laravel
13 8 (1.46%) LESS
14 5 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (0.91%) Entity Framework
14 5 (0.91%) Redux
15 4 (0.73%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 95 (17.37%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.13%) Management Information System
3 28 (5.12%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (4.20%) User Experience
6 20 (3.66%) iPad
7 18 (3.29%) PMI
8 17 (3.11%) Data Centre
9 16 (2.93%) Driving Licence
10 14 (2.56%) Mobile App
11 11 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (1.65%) Internet of Things
13 8 (1.46%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.91%) FMCG
15 4 (0.73%) Clustering
15 4 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
15 4 (0.73%) Freedom of Information Act
15 4 (0.73%) Learning Management System
15 4 (0.73%) NHS
15 4 (0.73%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.03%) Windows
2 13 (2.38%) Linux
3 12 (2.19%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.83%) Android
5 8 (1.46%) Unix
5 8 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.73%) Debian
7 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.18%) Solaris
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (40.04%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (23.40%) PRINCE2
3 91 (16.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 63 (11.52%) Scrum
5 62 (11.33%) Business Analysis
5 62 (11.33%) SDLC
6 60 (10.97%) E-Commerce
6 60 (10.97%) ITIL
7 42 (7.68%) Analytics
7 42 (7.68%) Risk Management
8 40 (7.31%) Waterfall
9 35 (6.40%) Change Management
9 35 (6.40%) ERP
10 29 (5.30%) Business Development
11 28 (5.12%) CRM
12 27 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 27 (4.94%) Mentoring
13 26 (4.75%) People Management
14 25 (4.57%) Coaching
15 24 (4.39%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 56 (10.24%) PHP
2 49 (8.96%) SQL
3 42 (7.68%) JavaScript
4 31 (5.67%) C#
5 19 (3.47%) Java
6 15 (2.74%) Python
7 12 (2.19%) C
8 10 (1.83%) VB.NET
9 8 (1.46%) R
10 6 (1.10%) VB
11 5 (0.91%) ES6
11 5 (0.91%) GraphQL
11 5 (0.91%) PHP 5
11 5 (0.91%) PHP 7
11 5 (0.91%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.55%) Kotlin
12 3 (0.55%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.55%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.37%) Perl
13 2 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 96 (17.55%) Degree
2 47 (8.59%) PMI Certification
3 35 (6.40%) PMP
4 22 (4.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 21 (3.84%) CISA
5 21 (3.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (3.66%) CISSP
7 18 (3.29%) CISM
8 14 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 11 (2.01%) CRISC
10 8 (1.46%) ISEB
11 6 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.91%) CEH
12 5 (0.91%) MCSE
13 4 (0.73%) ACCA
13 4 (0.73%) CISMP
13 4 (0.73%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
13 4 (0.73%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.73%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.23%) QA
2 29 (5.30%) PMO
3 20 (3.66%) GDPR
4 18 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.28%) SLA
6 6 (1.10%) COBIT
6 6 (1.10%) ISO 22301
7 4 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 4 (0.73%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.55%) P3O
9 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.37%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.18%) ISO 31000
10 1 (0.18%) MiFID
10 1 (0.18%) PSD2
System Software
1 13 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.37%) Docker
4 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.18%) vSphere
4 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.37%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.37%) SCCM
4 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.18%) Puppet
4 1 (0.18%) SnapMirror
4 1 (0.18%) SnapVault
4 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 84 (15.36%) Microsoft
2 55 (10.05%) SAP
3 27 (4.94%) Oracle
4 14 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (2.19%) VMware
6 8 (1.46%) Adobe
6 8 (1.46%) Cognizant
7 6 (1.10%) Cisco
8 4 (0.73%) Chordiant
8 4 (0.73%) IBM
8 4 (0.73%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.55%) Citrix
9 3 (0.55%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.55%) Facebook
9 3 (0.55%) Google
9 3 (0.55%) Rockwell
9 3 (0.55%) Sage
10 2 (0.37%) Informatica
10 2 (0.37%) Telerik
10 2 (0.37%) Teradata