The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 41 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 22 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.61% 6.71% 6.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 8.99% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 27
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
389 367 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 81.55% 74.59% 71.81%
Number of salaries quoted 305 331 315
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Project Management
North West

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 1 August 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 1 August 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
Burnley - 6 £40,000 -
Preston -1 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Blackburn - 3 £45,000 -
Chorley -8 2 - - 2
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 25 (38.46%) PRINCE2
2 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
3 13 (20.00%) Finance
4 12 (18.46%) ITIL
4 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
4 12 (18.46%) PHP
4 12 (18.46%) .NET
5 11 (16.92%) Citrix
6 10 (15.38%) VMware
7 9 (13.85%) Change Management
7 9 (13.85%) Marketing
7 9 (13.85%) SAN
7 9 (13.85%) PRINCE
7 9 (13.85%) SQL
7 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
7 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
7 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
7 9 (13.85%) MS Exchange
8 8 (12.31%) SharePoint
8 8 (12.31%) Sage
8 8 (12.31%) Cisco
8 8 (12.31%) Retail
8 8 (12.31%) Firewall
9 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (10.77%) CCNA
9 7 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (10.77%) C
9 7 (10.77%) iPhone
9 7 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (9.23%) Sage 50

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 9 (13.85%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.31%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.23%) Apache Solr
3 6 (9.23%) Apache
4 4 (6.15%) CMS
5 3 (4.62%) Drupal
6 2 (3.08%) Lync
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) CICS
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) SAN
2 8 (12.31%) Firewall
3 6 (9.23%) LAN
3 6 (9.23%) WAN
4 3 (4.62%) VPN
5 2 (3.08%) NAS
5 2 (3.08%) VoIP
5 2 (3.08%) VLAN
6 1 (1.54%) MPLS
6 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) MySQL
2 6 (9.23%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.23%) JIRA
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Marketing
3 8 (12.31%) Retail
4 6 (9.23%) Back Office
5 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.54%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Project Manager
2 13 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Developer
3 7 (10.77%) Team Leader
3 7 (10.77%) Development Team Leader
4 6 (9.23%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Consultant
4 6 (9.23%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) IT Support
6 4 (6.15%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.15%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Communications Manager
7 3 (4.62%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) Symfony
2 6 (9.23%) jQuery
2 6 (9.23%) HTML
2 6 (9.23%) CSS
2 6 (9.23%) Web Services
2 6 (9.23%) XML
3 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) iPhone
2 6 (9.23%) Xbox
3 3 (4.62%) Graphic Design
3 3 (4.62%) E-Learning
3 3 (4.62%) Social Media
4 2 (3.08%) NHS
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) BBC
5 1 (1.54%) Physics
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) PRINCE2
2 12 (18.46%) ITIL
3 9 (13.85%) Change Management
3 9 (13.85%) PRINCE
3 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
4 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (9.23%) OO PHP
5 6 (9.23%) OO
5 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (9.23%) Automated Testing
5 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
5 6 (9.23%) MVC
6 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.15%) Change Control
7 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.15%) Scrum
8 3 (4.62%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (4.62%) Workflow
8 3 (4.62%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
1 12 (18.46%) PHP
2 9 (13.85%) SQL
3 7 (10.77%) C
4 6 (9.23%) C#
4 6 (9.23%) C++
4 6 (9.23%) Uniface
5 1 (1.54%) JCL
5 1 (1.54%) REXX
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) CCNA
1 7 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.23%) Degree
3 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.62%) CCNP
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.08%) MCSE
4 2 (3.08%) MCSA
4 2 (3.08%) MCTS
4 2 (3.08%) MCITP
5 1 (1.54%) MBA
5 1 (1.54%) ISEB
5 1 (1.54%) APMP
5 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.08%) XenApp
1 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.92%) Citrix
3 10 (15.38%) VMware
4 8 (12.31%) Sage
4 8 (12.31%) Cisco
5 3 (4.62%) Epicor
6 1 (1.54%) Juniper
6 1 (1.54%) HP
6 1 (1.54%) IBM
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