Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 52 18
Rank change year-on-year -2 -34 +2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 417 403 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.62% 5.25% 9.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.08% 5.66% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 296 315 537
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,250 £67,250 £69,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.79% +5.29%

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 6,857 7,124 6,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 92.34% 92.72% 91.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5,722 6,087 5,071
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +9.32%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 -6 18 £47,500 +35.71% 8
Rochdale -1 16 £55,000 +22.22%
Altrincham +19 13 £55,000 +74.60% 1
Bolton +6 11 £35,000 -26.32% 3
Bury +4 6 £55,000 +31.74% 1
Cheadle -1 4 - - 1
Wigan +2 2 £43,750 +42.28%
Salford -9 2 £55,000 +5.35% 1
Sale +8 1 £45,000 +18.42%
Project Management
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 170 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (24.22%) Finance
3 80 (19.18%) PRINCE2
4 76 (18.23%) Analytical Skills
5 75 (17.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 65 (15.59%) E-Commerce
7 61 (14.63%) SDLC
8 57 (13.67%) Problem-Solving
9 56 (13.43%) Degree
10 53 (12.71%) Scrum
11 52 (12.47%) ITIL
12 42 (10.07%) People Management
13 40 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 40 (9.59%) Risk Management
14 39 (9.35%) Business Analysis
15 37 (8.87%) QA
15 37 (8.87%) Regression Testing
16 34 (8.15%) Internet
16 34 (8.15%) Microsoft
16 34 (8.15%) SAP
16 34 (8.15%) Mobile App
17 33 (7.91%) CSS
17 33 (7.91%) HTML
17 33 (7.91%) Retail
18 32 (7.67%) Windows
19 31 (7.43%) PMI Certification
19 31 (7.43%) Self-Motivation
20 30 (7.19%) ERP
21 29 (6.95%) Change Management
21 29 (6.95%) PHP

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 (1.92%) CMS
2 6 (1.44%) Apache
2 6 (1.44%) SAS
3 5 (1.20%) nginx
4 4 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.48%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.24%) concrete5
6 1 (0.24%) Confluence
6 1 (0.24%) IIS
6 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (4.32%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (3.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (3.60%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (2.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.68%) Photoshop
6 6 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.72%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.16%) Magento
2 8 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.68%) SAP QM
4 6 (1.44%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.96%) Elite 3E
5 4 (0.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.24%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.24%) Shopify
6 1 (0.24%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.24%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.36%) SaaS
4 12 (2.88%) IaaS
5 8 (1.92%) PaaS
6 7 (1.68%) Office 365
7 5 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.48%) Basecamp
9 2 (0.48%) npm
9 2 (0.48%) Trello
10 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.24%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.24%) Heroku
10 1 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.24%) Lucidchart
10 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.15%) Internet
2 13 (3.12%) WAN
3 10 (2.40%) Firewall
3 10 (2.40%) SAN
4 9 (2.16%) LAN
4 9 (2.16%) Wireless
5 6 (1.44%) NAS
6 5 (1.20%) Intranet
6 5 (1.20%) Network Security
7 3 (0.72%) ADSL
7 3 (0.72%) DNS
7 3 (0.72%) MPLS
7 3 (0.72%) SMTP
7 3 (0.72%) VLAN
7 3 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.48%) DHCP
8 2 (0.48%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.48%) PSTN
8 2 (0.48%) VoIP
8 2 (0.48%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.88%) Big Data
3 10 (2.40%) MySQL
4 8 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.72%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.24%) GIS
7 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.24%) QlikView
7 1 (0.24%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (6.47%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.56%) Redmine
3 15 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (2.88%) JIRA
5 10 (2.40%) Subversion
6 6 (1.44%) Axure RP
6 6 (1.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (1.20%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.20%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.96%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.96%) webpack
9 3 (0.72%) git-flow
9 3 (0.72%) gulp
9 3 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.48%) Grunt
10 2 (0.48%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.24%) YouTrack
General
1 101 (24.22%) Finance
2 33 (7.91%) Retail
3 20 (4.80%) Banking
4 18 (4.32%) German Language
4 18 (4.32%) Marketing
5 15 (3.60%) Advertising
6 13 (3.12%) Legal
7 12 (2.88%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.40%) Law
8 10 (2.40%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.72%) Electronics
10 2 (0.48%) Automotive
10 2 (0.48%) Back Office
10 2 (0.48%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (29.26%) Project Manager
2 45 (10.79%) Analyst
3 39 (9.35%) IT Manager
4 35 (8.39%) Business Analyst
5 30 (7.19%) Developer
6 29 (6.95%) Consultant
7 25 (6.00%) IT Project Manager
8 24 (5.76%) E-Commerce Manager
9 22 (5.28%) Coordinator
9 22 (5.28%) Project Coordinator
10 19 (4.56%) Logistics Coordinator
10 19 (4.56%) Project Support Coordinator
10 19 (4.56%) Release Coordinator
11 16 (3.84%) Delivery Manager
12 13 (3.12%) Agile Project Manager
12 13 (3.12%) IT Analyst
13 12 (2.88%) Architect
13 12 (2.88%) Infrastructure Manager
13 12 (2.88%) Technical Manager
14 11 (2.64%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (7.91%) CSS
1 33 (7.91%) HTML
2 21 (5.04%) .NET
3 17 (4.08%) LAMP
4 14 (3.36%) cXML
4 14 (3.36%) HTML5
4 14 (3.36%) Laravel
4 14 (3.36%) SAML
5 13 (3.12%) RESTful
6 10 (2.40%) CodeIgniter
6 10 (2.40%) jQuery
7 9 (2.16%) Sass
8 8 (1.92%) Web Services
8 8 (1.92%) XML
9 6 (1.44%) Ajax
10 5 (1.20%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.20%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (0.96%) Android SDK
11 4 (0.96%) Elastic Stack
11 4 (0.96%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 76 (18.23%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (8.15%) Mobile App
3 31 (7.43%) Self-Motivation
4 24 (5.76%) PMI
5 22 (5.28%) FMCG
6 19 (4.56%) Driving Licence
7 18 (4.32%) Internet of Things
8 16 (3.84%) Data Centre
9 11 (2.64%) User Experience
10 10 (2.40%) Computer Science
11 8 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (1.44%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
13 5 (1.20%) NHS
13 5 (1.20%) Wiki
14 4 (0.96%) Blog
14 4 (0.96%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.96%) Virtual Team
15 3 (0.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (7.67%) Windows
2 22 (5.28%) Linux
3 12 (2.88%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.16%) Debian
5 5 (1.20%) Android
6 4 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.72%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (19.18%) PRINCE2
3 75 (17.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (15.59%) E-Commerce
5 61 (14.63%) SDLC
6 57 (13.67%) Problem-Solving
7 53 (12.71%) Scrum
8 52 (12.47%) ITIL
9 42 (10.07%) People Management
10 40 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 40 (9.59%) Risk Management
11 39 (9.35%) Business Analysis
12 37 (8.87%) Regression Testing
13 30 (7.19%) ERP
14 29 (6.95%) Change Management
15 28 (6.71%) Collaborative Working
16 27 (6.47%) Service Management
16 27 (6.47%) Waterfall
17 24 (5.76%) Service Delivery
18 23 (5.52%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (6.95%) PHP
2 28 (6.71%) JavaScript
3 25 (6.00%) SQL
4 23 (5.52%) C#
5 20 (4.80%) Java
6 11 (2.64%) C
7 10 (2.40%) Python
8 8 (1.92%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.20%) R
10 4 (0.96%) Kotlin
11 3 (0.72%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.72%) C++
11 3 (0.72%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.72%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.48%) ES6
12 2 (0.48%) Ruby
12 2 (0.48%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.24%) ES7
13 1 (0.24%) ES8
13 1 (0.24%) Go
Qualifications
1 56 (13.43%) Degree
2 31 (7.43%) PMI Certification
3 17 (4.08%) PMP
3 17 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 13 (3.12%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (2.16%) CISSP
6 8 (1.92%) CISA
6 8 (1.92%) CISM
7 7 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (1.44%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.20%) CEH
10 4 (0.96%) ISEB
11 3 (0.72%) APMG
11 3 (0.72%) CAPM
11 3 (0.72%) CCNA
11 3 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.72%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.72%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.48%) CRISC
12 2 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.87%) QA
2 26 (6.24%) PMO
3 13 (3.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.92%) COBIT
4 8 (1.92%) ISO 9001
5 7 (1.68%) GDPR
6 6 (1.44%) SLA
7 5 (1.20%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.96%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.48%) ISO 31000
10 1 (0.24%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 12 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.68%) Docker
3 3 (0.72%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.48%) XenApp
4 2 (0.48%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (3.36%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (1.20%) Puppet
3 2 (0.48%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (8.15%) Microsoft
1 34 (8.15%) SAP
2 16 (3.84%) VMware
3 15 (3.60%) Cisco
4 8 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.68%) IBM
5 7 (1.68%) NetApp
5 7 (1.68%) Veeam
5 7 (1.68%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.44%) Aruba
6 6 (1.44%) CommVault
6 6 (1.44%) Dell
6 6 (1.44%) EMC
6 6 (1.44%) Veritas
6 6 (1.44%) Zerto
7 4 (0.96%) Google
7 4 (0.96%) Oracle
8 3 (0.72%) Tableau
8 3 (0.72%) Workday
9 2 (0.48%) Mitel