The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 7 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 14.29% 7.69% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.63% 16.67% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
Project Management
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
32 12 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 91.43% 46.15% 87.84%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 50
Average salary £40,000 £28,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the Blackpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

Project Management
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Project Management Salary Trend in Blackpool

Project Management
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management.

1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) B2B
2 2 (33.33%) Planview
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) PMO Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) B2B
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Planview