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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 29 30 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 27 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.09% 5.96% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.18% 6.21% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 11
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £40,000
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
437 419 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.65% 96.10% 93.78%
Number of salaries quoted 370 345 415
Average salary £35,000 £32,603 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 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 1 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
Blackpool - 7 £37,500 - 1
Preston +4 6 £36,500 -8.75% 2
Chorley 0 4 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Blackburn 0 3 £55,000 +83.33%
Burnley +3 1 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Colne - 1 £47,500 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 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 35 (59.32%) PRINCE2
2 33 (55.93%) Project Management
3 25 (42.37%) Finance
4 14 (23.73%) Manufacturing
5 12 (20.34%) Migration
5 12 (20.34%) Degree
6 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (15.25%) Citrix
7 9 (15.25%) Windows
7 9 (15.25%) CRM
7 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
8 8 (13.56%) Retail
8 8 (13.56%) VMware
8 8 (13.56%) ERP
8 8 (13.56%) Windows XP
8 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
8 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
8 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (13.56%) Office 365
9 7 (11.86%) Change Management
10 6 (10.17%) Service Management
10 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
10 6 (10.17%) Project Planning
10 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
11 5 (8.47%) Juniper
12 4 (6.78%) PRINCE
12 4 (6.78%) Workflow
13 3 (5.08%) Programme Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) SAS
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Project
2 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) LAN
2 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 25 (42.37%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Manufacturing
3 8 (13.56%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Back Office
4 2 (3.39%) Electronics
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
5 1 (1.69%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.69%) CSS
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) DTV
3 1 (1.69%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.69%) BYOD
3 1 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Windows
2 8 (13.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) PRINCE2
2 33 (55.93%) Project Management
3 12 (20.34%) Migration
4 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (15.25%) CRM
5 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
6 8 (13.56%) ERP
7 7 (11.86%) Change Management
8 6 (10.17%) Service Management
8 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
8 6 (10.17%) Project Planning
8 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
10 4 (6.78%) PRINCE
10 4 (6.78%) Workflow
11 3 (5.08%) Programme Management
11 3 (5.08%) ITIL
11 3 (5.08%) Strategic Planning
11 3 (5.08%) Budget Control
11 3 (5.08%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Degree
2 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) APMP
4 2 (3.39%) ISEB
5 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Citrix
2 8 (13.56%) VMware
3 5 (8.47%) Juniper
4 2 (3.39%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe
5 1 (1.69%) Remedy
5 1 (1.69%) Avaya
5 1 (1.69%) Google
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