The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 31 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 37 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.77% 4.02% 5.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 4.94% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 19
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +40.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £51,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Project Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
407 445 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.50% 81.35% 75.05%
Number of salaries quoted 351 391 305
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £65,000
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 Lancashire

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Project Management
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Project Management Salary Trend in Lancashire

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Project Management Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Project Management
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +6 13 £37,500 -7.82% 2
Blackpool +8 9 £45,000 - 3
Blackburn - 2 - - 1
Chorley -6 1 £36,000 -24.21%
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 26 (42.62%) PRINCE2
2 16 (26.23%) Finance
3 14 (22.95%) PHP
4 13 (21.31%) PRINCE
5 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
5 12 (19.67%) SQL
5 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
6 11 (18.03%) .NET
6 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
7 10 (16.39%) ITIL
8 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (14.75%) E-Commerce
8 9 (14.75%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
9 8 (13.11%) Sage
9 8 (13.11%) Retail
9 8 (13.11%) Web Development
9 8 (13.11%) Degree
10 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (11.48%) C#
10 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
10 7 (11.48%) MS Exchange
10 7 (11.48%) Windows
11 6 (9.84%) Web Services
11 6 (9.84%) XML
11 6 (9.84%) C
11 6 (9.84%) C++
11 6 (9.84%) Uniface
11 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.56%) IIS
4 3 (4.92%) CMS
4 3 (4.92%) Drupal
4 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.28%) Lync
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Project
3 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Sage 50
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (4.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) SAN
2 2 (3.28%) MPLS
2 2 (3.28%) WAN
2 2 (3.28%) Firewall
2 2 (3.28%) NAS
3 1 (1.64%) Junos
3 1 (1.64%) LAN
3 1 (1.64%) Network Security
3 1 (1.64%) RIP
3 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.64%) OSPF
3 1 (1.64%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.92%) MySQL
6 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.64%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Retail
3 6 (9.84%) Back Office
4 2 (3.28%) Law
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Project Manager
2 18 (29.51%) Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Business Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 6 (9.84%) Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Communications Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Systems Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Project Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Web Manager
8 2 (3.28%) PMO Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) .NET
2 6 (9.84%) Web Services
2 6 (9.84%) XML
3 2 (3.28%) jQuery
4 1 (1.64%) HTML5
4 1 (1.64%) CSS3
4 1 (1.64%) HTML
4 1 (1.64%) Ajax
4 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.92%) E-Learning
3 3 (4.92%) Life Science
3 3 (4.92%) Social Media
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
4 2 (3.28%) PMI
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.28%) FMCG
4 2 (3.28%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.64%) Physics
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) iPhone
5 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) PRINCE2
2 13 (21.31%) PRINCE
3 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
4 10 (16.39%) ITIL
5 9 (14.75%) E-Commerce
5 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (13.11%) Web Development
7 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.84%) Change Management
7 6 (9.84%) People Management
8 5 (8.20%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.20%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.20%) ERP
8 5 (8.20%) CRM
8 5 (8.20%) Matrix Management
9 4 (6.56%) Project Planning
9 4 (6.56%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (6.56%) Workflow
9 4 (6.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) PHP
2 12 (19.67%) SQL
3 7 (11.48%) C#
3 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.84%) C
4 6 (9.84%) C++
4 6 (9.84%) Uniface
5 3 (4.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.92%) CISSP
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.28%) MCSE
4 2 (3.28%) MCSA
4 2 (3.28%) CCNA
4 2 (3.28%) MCTS
4 2 (3.28%) MCITP
4 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.64%) MBA
5 1 (1.64%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.64%) LPIC
5 1 (1.64%) APMP
5 1 (1.64%) ISEB
5 1 (1.64%) CCA
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.56%) QA
3 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.28%) XenApp
1 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Sage
3 5 (8.20%) SAP
4 3 (4.92%) Cisco
4 3 (4.92%) Citrix
4 3 (4.92%) Epicor
4 3 (4.92%) VMware
4 3 (4.92%) Splunk
4 3 (4.92%) ArcSight
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle
5 2 (3.28%) Planview
5 2 (3.28%) Juniper
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire, Blackburn, Bolton, Burnley
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + car + share option scheme + bens
Posted: 3 days ago