The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 26 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 34 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.14% 3.05% 3.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.52% 3.26% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32 12 15
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,250 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 460 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.96% 93.69% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 364 409 423
Average salary £37,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Project Manager
North West

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
Preston +13 17 £70,000 +55.55% 2
Burnley - 9 £70,000 -
Skelmersdale - 5 £42,500 -
Chorley - 2 £34,500 - 1
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -
Blackburn - 1 £50,000 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 27 (45.00%) PRINCE2
2 17 (28.33%) Finance
3 16 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (26.67%) Project Management
4 12 (20.00%) Marketing
5 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
6 9 (15.00%) Digital Media
6 9 (15.00%) Facebook
6 9 (15.00%) Scrum
7 8 (13.33%) Retail
7 8 (13.33%) CRM
7 8 (13.33%) Business Transformation
8 7 (11.67%) ITIL
8 7 (11.67%) PRINCE
8 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (10.00%) Manufacturing
9 6 (10.00%) Change Management
9 6 (10.00%) PMI Certification
9 6 (10.00%) IBM
9 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 5 (8.33%) ERP
10 5 (8.33%) PMP
10 5 (8.33%) WebSphere
10 5 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (8.33%) Time Management
11 4 (6.67%) FMCG
11 4 (6.67%) Degree
11 4 (6.67%) Matrix Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 5 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) LAN
1 3 (5.00%) WAN
2 2 (3.33%) VLAN
2 2 (3.33%) VoIP
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) MPLS
3 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
2 12 (20.00%) Marketing
3 8 (13.33%) Retail
4 6 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (6.67%) FMCG
3 2 (3.33%) BBC
4 1 (1.67%) PMI
4 1 (1.67%) Social Media
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) PRINCE2
2 16 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (26.67%) Project Management
3 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
4 9 (15.00%) Scrum
5 8 (13.33%) CRM
5 8 (13.33%) Business Transformation
6 7 (11.67%) ITIL
6 7 (11.67%) PRINCE
7 6 (10.00%) Change Management
8 5 (8.33%) ERP
8 5 (8.33%) Time Management
9 4 (6.67%) Matrix Management
9 4 (6.67%) Change Control
9 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.67%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (5.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (8.33%) PMP
4 4 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (1.67%) ISEB
5 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.67%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Facebook
2 6 (10.00%) IBM
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) HP
3 1 (1.67%) Juniper
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
GK Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago