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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 28 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 34 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.79% 5.42% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.26% 5.61% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 12
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £31,450 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
468 481 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 93.41% 96.59% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 391 399 426
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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
Chorley +6 13 £30,750 -10.86% 2
Preston 0 11 £37,500 -6.25%
Blackpool - 8 £37,500 -
Blackburn -6 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 49 (58.33%) Project Management
2 43 (51.19%) PRINCE2
3 24 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (28.57%) Degree
4 22 (26.19%) Finance
5 21 (25.00%) CRM
5 21 (25.00%) ERP
6 19 (22.62%) Business Analysis
7 17 (20.24%) Project Planning
7 17 (20.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 14 (16.67%) Migration
9 13 (15.48%) Manufacturing
9 13 (15.48%) VMware
9 13 (15.48%) Citrix
9 13 (15.48%) Windows XP
9 13 (15.48%) Windows
9 13 (15.48%) Juniper
9 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (15.48%) Office 365
9 13 (15.48%) Data Centre
10 10 (11.90%) SDLC
10 10 (11.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 9 (10.71%) SC Cleared
11 9 (10.71%) Security Cleared
12 8 (9.52%) Workflow
13 6 (7.14%) E-Commerce
13 6 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (7.14%) Mentoring
14 5 (5.95%) Critical Success Factor
14 5 (5.95%) Software Delivery

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Project
2 2 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
General
1 22 (26.19%) Finance
2 13 (15.48%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.95%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.76%) Marketing
5 3 (3.57%) Retail
6 2 (2.38%) Back Office
6 2 (2.38%) Electronics
7 1 (1.19%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.38%) DTV
3 1 (1.19%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.19%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.48%) Windows
1 13 (15.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (58.33%) Project Management
2 43 (51.19%) PRINCE2
3 24 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (25.00%) CRM
4 21 (25.00%) ERP
5 19 (22.62%) Business Analysis
6 17 (20.24%) Project Planning
7 14 (16.67%) Migration
8 10 (11.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 10 (11.90%) SDLC
9 8 (9.52%) Workflow
10 6 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.14%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.95%) Critical Success Factor
11 5 (5.95%) Software Delivery
12 4 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
12 4 (4.76%) Data Management
12 4 (4.76%) Data Analysis
12 4 (4.76%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 24 (28.57%) Degree
2 17 (20.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.95%) APMP
5 4 (4.76%) ISEB
5 4 (4.76%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.57%) PMP
7 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Citrix
1 13 (15.48%) Juniper
1 13 (15.48%) VMware
2 2 (2.38%) SAP
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