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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 31 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 29 51 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.74% 9.73% 7.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.89% 9.88% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 30
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £32,800 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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
421 516 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.91% 98.47% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 350 428 325
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,500 £47,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Chorley -8 15 £35,000 -7.89%
Preston +7 4 £52,500 +40.00%
Nelson - 3 £42,500 -
Blackburn +13 1 £42,500 -
Burnley -6 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Lancaster -10 1 £30,000 -
Rossendale - 1 £32,500 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 44 (65.67%) PRINCE2
2 39 (58.21%) Project Management
3 30 (44.78%) Degree
4 27 (40.30%) Finance
5 26 (38.81%) Project Planning
6 19 (28.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 18 (26.87%) BPSS Clearance
8 17 (25.37%) SDLC
9 14 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (20.90%) Software Delivery
10 13 (19.40%) Big Data
10 13 (19.40%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (16.42%) Retail
12 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (14.93%) Change Control
13 8 (11.94%) Manufacturing
14 7 (10.45%) Aerospace
14 7 (10.45%) PMI Certification
14 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (10.45%) Banking
14 7 (10.45%) Life Science
15 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
15 6 (8.96%) iPad
16 5 (7.46%) People Management
16 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
16 5 (7.46%) PMP
16 5 (7.46%) Change Management
17 4 (5.97%) Risk Management
17 4 (5.97%) MS Project
17 4 (5.97%) MS Excel

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.97%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) Big Data
General
1 27 (40.30%) Finance
2 11 (16.42%) Retail
3 8 (11.94%) Manufacturing
4 7 (10.45%) Aerospace
4 7 (10.45%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Life Science
3 6 (8.96%) iPad
4 3 (4.48%) EPoS
5 2 (2.99%) PMI
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
1 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (65.67%) PRINCE2
2 39 (58.21%) Project Management
3 26 (38.81%) Project Planning
4 17 (25.37%) SDLC
5 14 (20.90%) Software Delivery
5 14 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (19.40%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (14.93%) Change Control
8 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.46%) Change Management
9 5 (7.46%) People Management
10 4 (5.97%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.97%) Web Application Development
11 3 (4.48%) Business Transformation
11 3 (4.48%) Document Management
11 3 (4.48%) Re-Platforming
11 3 (4.48%) Time Management
12 2 (2.99%) CRM
12 2 (2.99%) Data Transformation
12 2 (2.99%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) Java
1 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (44.78%) Degree
2 19 (28.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 18 (26.87%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (10.45%) PMI Certification
5 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
6 5 (7.46%) PMP
7 2 (2.99%) APMP
8 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.49%) Twitter