Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 47 26
Rank change year-on-year -15 -21 -8
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 344 516 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.72% 6.64% 7.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.21% 7.22% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 271 416 463
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38% +10.59%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 6,600 7,149 6,760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.58% 92.02% 92.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5,441 5,909 5,780
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +23 15 £41,000 -25.45% 6
Altrincham -1 14 £36,500 -18.89%
Wigan +5 10 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Salford -13 7 £57,500 +10.14%
Bury +3 6 £45,000 - 3
Bolton +4 5 £38,823 +3.53% 3
Oldham 0 1 £20,500 -
Cheadle -1 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Project Management
North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 153 (44.48%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (34.01%) PRINCE2
3 96 (27.91%) Finance
4 66 (19.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (16.57%) Problem-Solving
6 53 (15.41%) Degree
6 53 (15.41%) Waterfall
7 50 (14.53%) Scrum
7 50 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
8 43 (12.50%) SQL
9 41 (11.92%) Presales
10 40 (11.63%) Decision-Making
10 40 (11.63%) Retail
11 39 (11.34%) SDLC
12 35 (10.17%) Coaching
13 34 (9.88%) Business Analysis
14 31 (9.01%) ITIL
15 29 (8.43%) Microsoft
15 29 (8.43%) Risk Management
16 28 (8.14%) Software Delivery
17 27 (7.85%) User Stories
17 27 (7.85%) Mentoring
17 27 (7.85%) Change Management
17 27 (7.85%) PRINCE
17 27 (7.85%) Java
18 26 (7.56%) PMP
18 26 (7.56%) User Experience
19 25 (7.27%) PMO
20 24 (6.98%) JavaScript
21 23 (6.69%) Management Information System

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 8 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.74%) Alfresco
3 5 (1.45%) CMS
4 3 (0.87%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.58%) Confluence
5 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.58%) SAS
6 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.29%) Drupal
6 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.29%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.29%) IIS
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
1 20 (5.81%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (2.03%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.87%) SPSS
6 2 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (1.16%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (1.16%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.16%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.58%) Magento
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.29%) BPCS
4 1 (0.29%) Demantra
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.29%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.49%) Office 365
3 7 (2.03%) SaaS
4 6 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.16%) IaaS
6 3 (0.87%) PaaS
7 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.29%) npm
7 1 (0.29%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.91%) Wireless
2 9 (2.62%) LAN
3 8 (2.33%) Firewall
3 8 (2.33%) WAN
4 7 (2.03%) Internet
5 6 (1.74%) SAN
6 5 (1.45%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.16%) DNS
7 4 (1.16%) HTTP
7 4 (1.16%) SSL
7 4 (1.16%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.87%) Broadband
8 3 (0.87%) SMTP
9 2 (0.58%) BGP
9 2 (0.58%) MPLS
9 2 (0.58%) Network Security
9 2 (0.58%) OSPF
10 1 (0.29%) Extranet
10 1 (0.29%) Intranet
10 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.03%) MySQL
3 6 (1.74%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.16%) Big Data
5 2 (0.58%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.58%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.58%) Power BI
5 2 (0.58%) QlikView
5 2 (0.58%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.29%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.29%) EDMS
6 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.29%) MS Access
6 1 (0.29%) OLAP
6 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.29%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 10 (2.91%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.62%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.33%) JIRA
4 7 (2.03%) Eclipse
4 7 (2.03%) NetBeans
4 7 (2.03%) Subversion
4 7 (2.03%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (1.74%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (0.87%) Selenium
8 2 (0.58%) Grunt
9 1 (0.29%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.29%) Maven
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.29%) webpack
General
1 96 (27.91%) Finance
2 40 (11.63%) Retail
3 21 (6.10%) Marketing
4 20 (5.81%) Banking
5 11 (3.20%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (2.03%) Back Office
7 7 (2.03%) Local Government
7 7 (2.03%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.74%) Legal
9 5 (1.45%) Electronics
9 5 (1.45%) Games
9 5 (1.45%) Law
10 4 (1.16%) Advertising
11 3 (0.87%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.58%) Automotive
12 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.29%) Front Office
13 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (30.81%) Project Manager
2 65 (18.90%) Analyst
3 46 (13.37%) IT Manager
4 33 (9.59%) Business Analyst
5 25 (7.27%) Developer
6 20 (5.81%) Technical Manager
7 18 (5.23%) IT Project Manager
8 17 (4.94%) Technical Project Manager
9 15 (4.36%) Delivery Manager
9 15 (4.36%) Programme Manager
10 14 (4.07%) Scrum Master
10 14 (4.07%) Senior Manager
10 14 (4.07%) Software Manager
11 13 (3.78%) Agile Business Analyst
11 13 (3.78%) Software Project Manager
12 12 (3.49%) IT Analyst
13 10 (2.91%) IT Services Manager
13 10 (2.91%) Transformation Manager
14 9 (2.62%) Consultant
15 8 (2.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.40%) .NET
2 18 (5.23%) HTML
3 14 (4.07%) CSS
4 13 (3.78%) ASP.NET
5 11 (3.20%) XML
6 7 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (2.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (1.45%) 802.1X
7 5 (1.45%) HTML5 Canvas
7 5 (1.45%) React
8 4 (1.16%) HTML5
8 4 (1.16%) Node.js
8 4 (1.16%) SGML
9 3 (0.87%) Hibernate
9 3 (0.87%) JSON
9 3 (0.87%) Spring
10 2 (0.58%) JSF
10 2 (0.58%) JSP
10 2 (0.58%) Servlets
10 2 (0.58%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.56%) User Experience
3 23 (6.69%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.94%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.62%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (2.03%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.45%) PMI
8 5 (1.45%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.45%) VLE
9 4 (1.16%) EPoS
9 4 (1.16%) Fintech
9 4 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.87%) FMCG
10 3 (0.87%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.29%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.29%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.40%) Windows
2 14 (4.07%) Linux
3 6 (1.74%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.45%) Android
5 4 (1.16%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.87%) Unix
6 3 (0.87%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.29%) CentOS
7 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (44.48%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (34.01%) PRINCE2
3 66 (19.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (16.57%) Problem-Solving
5 53 (15.41%) Waterfall
6 50 (14.53%) Scrum
7 41 (11.92%) Presales
8 40 (11.63%) Decision-Making
9 39 (11.34%) SDLC
10 35 (10.17%) Coaching
11 34 (9.88%) Business Analysis
12 31 (9.01%) ITIL
13 29 (8.43%) Risk Management
14 28 (8.14%) Software Delivery
15 27 (7.85%) Change Management
15 27 (7.85%) Mentoring
15 27 (7.85%) PRINCE
15 27 (7.85%) User Stories
16 23 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (6.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (12.50%) SQL
2 27 (7.85%) Java
3 24 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 21 (6.10%) C#
5 13 (3.78%) C
6 11 (3.20%) Python
7 8 (2.33%) C++
8 6 (1.74%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.74%) Go
8 6 (1.74%) PHP
9 5 (1.45%) VBA
10 4 (1.16%) R
11 3 (0.87%) Scala
12 2 (0.58%) Perl
12 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.29%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.29%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (15.41%) Degree
2 26 (7.56%) PMP
3 21 (6.10%) PMI Certification
4 11 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (3.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (2.33%) APMG
8 7 (2.03%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.45%) ISEB
10 4 (1.16%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.87%) ACCA
11 3 (0.87%) CCNP
11 3 (0.87%) CIMA
11 3 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.87%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.58%) CCNA
12 2 (0.58%) CISA
12 2 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.27%) PMO
2 15 (4.36%) QA
3 14 (4.07%) SLA
4 11 (3.20%) GDPR
5 4 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (2.62%) Docker
1 9 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) vCloud
4 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.29%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (2.03%) Puppet
2 6 (1.74%) Ansible
2 6 (1.74%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.74%) Terraform
3 2 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.29%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.29%) SCCM
4 1 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (8.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.78%) Cisco
3 11 (3.20%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (2.91%) VMware
5 9 (2.62%) SAP
6 7 (2.03%) IBM
7 6 (1.74%) Aruba
7 6 (1.74%) Cognos
7 6 (1.74%) HP
7 6 (1.74%) Oracle
8 5 (1.45%) NETGEAR
8 5 (1.45%) Ruckus Wireless
9 4 (1.16%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.16%) Blue Prism
9 4 (1.16%) BT
9 4 (1.16%) Openreach
9 4 (1.16%) Tableau
10 3 (0.87%) Citrix
10 3 (0.87%) Epicor
10 3 (0.87%) Meraki