Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Project Manager
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 55 22
Rank change year-on-year 0 -33 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 7 5 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 1.91% 1.32% 12.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.35% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 53
Stockport median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £46,250 £39,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £61,875 £45,000 £45,000
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Stockport
Permanent vacancies in Stockport with a recognized job title 356 371 430
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.27% 98.15% 99.08%
Number of salaries quoted 326 355 412
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,500 £24,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
Manchester median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Stockport

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Stockport

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Stockport over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Stockport

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Stockport region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Capita
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Facebook
6 1 (14.29%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
6 1 (14.29%) PMO
6 1 (14.29%) Workflow
6 1 (14.29%) COM
6 1 (14.29%) Social Media

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Minimum Viable Product
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Capita
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Facebook