The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 28 25 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 28 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.14% 7.16% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.33% 7.30% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 15
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £30,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
Project Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
442 411 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.93% 98.09% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 391 358 393
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 £22,500 £23,550 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,150 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Lancashire

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 March 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 +15 9 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Chorley +6 7 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Blackburn -9 4 £55,000 +83.33%
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 41 (62.12%) PRINCE2
2 33 (50.00%) Project Management
3 32 (48.48%) Finance
4 14 (21.21%) Migration
5 13 (19.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (18.18%) Change Management
7 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (15.15%) Retail
9 9 (13.64%) PRINCE
9 9 (13.64%) Citrix
9 9 (13.64%) Windows
9 9 (13.64%) Degree
10 8 (12.12%) Project Planning
10 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
10 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
10 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (12.12%) Office 365
10 8 (12.12%) E-Commerce
10 8 (12.12%) Windows XP
10 8 (12.12%) VMware
11 7 (10.61%) ITIL
11 7 (10.61%) People Management
12 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
12 6 (9.09%) CRM
12 6 (9.09%) Service Management
12 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
12 6 (9.09%) Risk Management
13 5 (7.58%) MS Project
13 5 (7.58%) Juniper
13 5 (7.58%) Strategic Planning

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) SAS
2 1 (1.52%) IIS
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Project
2 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) LAN
1 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 32 (48.48%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Retail
3 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
5 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
1 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.03%) PMI
2 1 (1.52%) GIS
2 1 (1.52%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (1.52%) FMCG
2 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Windows
2 8 (12.12%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) PRINCE2
2 33 (50.00%) Project Management
3 14 (21.21%) Migration
4 12 (18.18%) Change Management
5 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (13.64%) PRINCE
7 8 (12.12%) Project Planning
7 8 (12.12%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.61%) ITIL
8 7 (10.61%) People Management
9 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 6 (9.09%) CRM
9 6 (9.09%) Service Management
9 6 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.58%) Strategic Planning
11 4 (6.06%) Change Control
12 3 (4.55%) Business Transformation
12 3 (4.55%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) PHP
1 2 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (13.64%) Degree
3 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.52%) CCA
5 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Citrix
2 8 (12.12%) VMware
3 5 (7.58%) Juniper
4 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.52%) Avaya
5 1 (1.52%) Remedy
5 1 (1.52%) Adobe
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Google
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Send
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Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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