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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 24 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 45 42 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.82% 9.50% 7.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.20% 11.35% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 34
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
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
441 370 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.47% 83.71% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 382 313 325
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 0 10 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Blackburn -8 5 £52,500 - 1
Burnley - 2 £53,750 -
Colne - 2 £40,750 -
Chorley -7 1 £50,000 - 1
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (30.95%) PRINCE2
2 23 (27.38%) Finance
3 18 (21.43%) Linux
4 15 (17.86%) PHP
4 15 (17.86%) Change Management
5 14 (16.67%) SQL
5 14 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 13 (15.48%) ERP
7 12 (14.29%) Cisco
8 11 (13.10%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (13.10%) WAN
8 11 (13.10%) RIP
8 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
8 11 (13.10%) Juniper
8 11 (13.10%) MPLS
8 11 (13.10%) OSPF
8 11 (13.10%) BGP
8 11 (13.10%) CCNA
8 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
8 11 (13.10%) Management Information System
8 11 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (11.90%) MySQL
9 10 (11.90%) C#
9 10 (11.90%) Business Analysis
9 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (10.71%) Degree
10 9 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (10.71%) User Stories

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.95%) IIS
3 4 (4.76%) Apache
4 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.95%) MS Project
3 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Magento
2 3 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.19%) SAP xMII
3 1 (1.19%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) WAN
1 11 (13.10%) RIP
1 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
1 11 (13.10%) MPLS
1 11 (13.10%) OSPF
1 11 (13.10%) BGP
2 8 (9.52%) Junos
3 5 (5.95%) Broadband
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.19%) SMS
4 1 (1.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.90%) MySQL
2 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.19%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.19%) DTS
5 1 (1.19%) DB2
5 1 (1.19%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (27.38%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (8.33%) Retail
4 5 (5.95%) Electronics
4 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.95%) Games
5 2 (2.38%) Law
6 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Legal
6 1 (1.19%) Publishing
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 18 (21.43%) Developer
3 9 (10.71%) Software Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Network Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Operations Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Network Operations Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) jQuery
2 5 (5.95%) HTML5
2 5 (5.95%) CSS3
2 5 (5.95%) CSS
2 5 (5.95%) HTML
3 4 (4.76%) .NET
3 4 (4.76%) Laravel
3 4 (4.76%) Symfony
4 1 (1.19%) Ajax
4 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.19%) J2EE
4 1 (1.19%) Middleware
4 1 (1.19%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.57%) Life Science
4 2 (2.38%) PMI
4 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.38%) Open Source
4 2 (2.38%) FMCG
5 1 (1.19%) Physics
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.19%) Social Media
5 1 (1.19%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.43%) Linux
2 9 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (9.52%) Ubuntu
4 6 (7.14%) Windows
5 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.38%) UNIX
7 1 (1.19%) AIX
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) PRINCE2
2 15 (17.86%) Change Management
3 13 (15.48%) ERP
4 11 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (11.90%) Business Analysis
6 9 (10.71%) User Stories
6 9 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 9 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (9.52%) PRINCE
7 8 (9.52%) People Management
7 8 (9.52%) Web Development
8 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.33%) Service Management
9 6 (7.14%) MVC
9 6 (7.14%) Project Planning
10 5 (5.95%) Portfolio Management
11 4 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (4.76%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.76%) ITIL
11 4 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.86%) PHP
2 14 (16.67%) SQL
3 10 (11.90%) C#
4 9 (10.71%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.76%) PHP5
7 3 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (13.10%) CCNA
2 9 (10.71%) Degree
3 8 (9.52%) LPIC
3 8 (9.52%) JNCIA
4 4 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.57%) CISSP
6 2 (2.38%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.19%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.76%) QA
3 3 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.19%) Postfix
1 1 (1.19%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (14.29%) Cisco
2 11 (13.10%) Juniper
3 9 (10.71%) Epicor
3 9 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.14%) SAP
6 4 (4.76%) Oracle
7 3 (3.57%) ArcSight
7 3 (3.57%) Splunk
8 2 (2.38%) Planview
9 1 (1.19%) Google
9 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.19%) Adobe
9 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.19%) VMware
Chorley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago