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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 23 19 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 50 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.75% 8.27% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.92% 8.73% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 42 30 9
Average salary £37,500 £46,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +66.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £34,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £41,500
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
504 401 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.25% 94.80% 93.95%
Number of salaries quoted 416 322 419
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Chorley +8 15 £38,000 +9.35% 4
Blackpool - 11 £37,500 -
Preston -16 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Lancaster - 2 - - 2
Burnley -3 1 £47,500 -32.14%
Colne - 1 £47,500 -
Blackburn - 1 £42,500 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 45 (56.25%) Project Management
2 44 (55.00%) PRINCE2
3 27 (33.75%) Finance
4 25 (31.25%) Degree
5 20 (25.00%) Migration
6 19 (23.75%) Windows
6 19 (23.75%) Citrix
7 18 (22.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 18 (22.50%) Windows XP
7 18 (22.50%) VMware
7 18 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (22.50%) Office 365
7 18 (22.50%) Data Centre
8 17 (21.25%) Manufacturing
9 15 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (18.75%) Juniper
10 14 (17.50%) CRM
11 13 (16.25%) ERP
11 13 (16.25%) SC Cleared
11 13 (16.25%) Security Cleared
12 11 (13.75%) Business Analysis
13 10 (12.50%) Project Planning
14 8 (10.00%) SDLC
15 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (8.75%) Workflow
15 7 (8.75%) E-Commerce
16 6 (7.50%) Service Management
16 6 (7.50%) Retail
17 5 (6.25%) Change Management
17 5 (6.25%) Risk Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) IIS
2 1 (1.25%) SAS
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 27 (33.75%) Finance
2 17 (21.25%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.50%) Retail
4 4 (5.00%) Marketing
5 2 (2.50%) Electronics
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.50%) Back Office
6 1 (1.25%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.25%) CSS
1 1 (1.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) DTV
4 1 (1.25%) PMI
4 1 (1.25%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.25%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Windows
2 18 (22.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) Project Management
2 44 (55.00%) PRINCE2
3 20 (25.00%) Migration
4 15 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (17.50%) CRM
6 13 (16.25%) ERP
7 11 (13.75%) Business Analysis
8 10 (12.50%) Project Planning
9 8 (10.00%) SDLC
10 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (8.75%) Workflow
10 7 (8.75%) E-Commerce
11 6 (7.50%) Service Management
12 5 (6.25%) Change Management
12 5 (6.25%) Risk Management
12 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
13 4 (5.00%) Critical Success Factor
13 4 (5.00%) Software Delivery
13 4 (5.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 4 (5.00%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (31.25%) Degree
2 18 (22.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (16.25%) SC Cleared
3 13 (16.25%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.00%) APMP
4 4 (5.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.75%) PMP
5 3 (3.75%) ISEB
6 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) Citrix
2 18 (22.50%) VMware
3 15 (18.75%) Juniper
4 2 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) Avaya
5 1 (1.25%) Remedy
Lancaster, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits.
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Trapeze Group UK Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Modis International - London
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible benefits - Health, pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Chorley
Modis International - London
Salary: £20000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Lancashire
Modis International - London
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Flexible benefits - Health, pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Lancaster
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 23 days ago