The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Lancashire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 34 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 21 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.41% 7.30% 6.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.53% 7.71% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 29
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
380 480 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.94% 94.67% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 336 407 411
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 25 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +6 9 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Chorley -4 9 £35,000 - 1
Nelson - 1 £42,500 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 28 (56.00%) PRINCE2
2 27 (54.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (50.00%) Project Management
4 17 (34.00%) Retail
5 14 (28.00%) Finance
5 14 (28.00%) SDLC
6 13 (26.00%) Degree
7 11 (22.00%) Project Planning
7 11 (22.00%) Manufacturing
7 11 (22.00%) Change Control
8 10 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 10 (20.00%) Software Delivery
8 10 (20.00%) Aerospace
8 10 (20.00%) Life Science
8 10 (20.00%) Banking
9 9 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (18.00%) Matrix Organization
9 9 (18.00%) Big Data
10 7 (14.00%) Business Transformation
10 7 (14.00%) Re-Platforming
10 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (14.00%) Document Management
10 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (12.00%) Risk Management
11 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (10.00%) iPad
13 4 (8.00%) People Management
13 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
14 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
14 3 (6.00%) EPoS

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Big Data
General
1 17 (34.00%) Retail
2 14 (28.00%) Finance
3 11 (22.00%) Manufacturing
4 10 (20.00%) Aerospace
4 10 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Life Science
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) iPad
4 3 (6.00%) EPoS
5 2 (4.00%) User Experience
6 1 (2.00%) BBC
6 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
1 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) PRINCE2
2 27 (54.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (50.00%) Project Management
4 14 (28.00%) SDLC
5 11 (22.00%) Change Control
5 11 (22.00%) Project Planning
6 10 (20.00%) Software Delivery
7 9 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (18.00%) Matrix Organization
8 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (14.00%) Business Transformation
8 7 (14.00%) Document Management
8 7 (14.00%) Re-Platforming
9 6 (12.00%) Risk Management
10 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.00%) People Management
11 3 (6.00%) Change Management
11 3 (6.00%) Scrum
11 3 (6.00%) Time Management
11 3 (6.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) Java
1 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
2 10 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) APMP
5 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
Preston, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-40k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £31,100 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago