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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 16 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 40 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.99% 7.14% 6.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.66% 7.25% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 24
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
343 483 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.23% 98.57% 99.08%
Number of salaries quoted 288 423 369
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 +3 24 £34,000 -18.07% 1
Blackpool - 2 £40,000 - 1
Burnley +1 1 £37,500 -30.23%
Preston -10 1 - -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £46,000 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 50 (73.53%) PRINCE2
2 41 (60.29%) Project Management
3 30 (44.12%) Degree
4 27 (39.71%) Project Planning
5 24 (35.29%) Finance
6 21 (30.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (20.59%) BPSS Clearance
8 12 (17.65%) Software Delivery
9 10 (14.71%) SDLC
9 10 (14.71%) Big Data
9 10 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (13.24%) PMI Certification
11 8 (11.76%) PMP
11 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (8.82%) Change Control
12 6 (8.82%) Change Management
12 6 (8.82%) Driving Licence
13 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (7.35%) MS Project
13 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
14 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
14 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
15 3 (4.41%) Risk Assessment
15 3 (4.41%) CRM
15 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
15 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (4.41%) Data Management
16 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
16 2 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
16 2 (2.94%) Scrum

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Project
2 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 24 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Driving Licence
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) iPad
3 1 (1.47%) NHS
3 1 (1.47%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (73.53%) PRINCE2
2 41 (60.29%) Project Management
3 27 (39.71%) Project Planning
4 12 (17.65%) Software Delivery
5 10 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (14.71%) SDLC
6 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.82%) Change Control
7 6 (8.82%) Change Management
8 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.41%) CRM
8 3 (4.41%) Data Management
8 3 (4.41%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (2.94%) Critical Path Analysis
9 2 (2.94%) Line Management
9 2 (2.94%) People Management
9 2 (2.94%) Scrum
9 2 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.47%) Data Transformation
Qualifications
1 30 (44.12%) Degree
2 21 (30.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 14 (20.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (13.24%) PMI Certification
5 8 (11.76%) PMP
6 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.47%) APMP
8 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.47%) Twitter
Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago