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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 30 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 34 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.71% 5.06% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.87% 5.19% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 11
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average 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
495 482 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.63% 97.57% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 431 405 377
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £65,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -6 14 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Blackpool - 4 - -
Chorley 0 3 £49,000 +30.66% 1
Colne - 2 £55,000 -
Burnley - 2 £53,750 -
Blackburn - 1 £30,500 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 34 (53.97%) PRINCE2
2 27 (42.86%) Project Management
3 26 (41.27%) Finance
4 15 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (17.46%) Change Management
5 11 (17.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (17.46%) Retail
6 10 (15.87%) Business Analysis
7 9 (14.29%) Migration
8 8 (12.70%) Project Planning
8 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
8 8 (12.70%) PRINCE
9 7 (11.11%) CRM
9 7 (11.11%) MS Project
9 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 6 (9.52%) People Management
11 5 (7.94%) SQL
11 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
11 5 (7.94%) ITIL
11 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
11 5 (7.94%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
11 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
12 4 (6.35%) Degree
12 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
12 4 (6.35%) Strategic Planning
12 4 (6.35%) Windows
13 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
13 3 (4.76%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) SAS
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Project
2 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) LAN
1 1 (1.59%) WAN
1 1 (1.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 26 (41.27%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) FMCG
2 2 (3.17%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.17%) User Experience
2 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) PMI
3 1 (1.59%) GIS
3 1 (1.59%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.59%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) PRINCE2
2 27 (42.86%) Project Management
3 15 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (17.46%) Change Management
5 10 (15.87%) Business Analysis
6 9 (14.29%) Migration
7 8 (12.70%) Project Planning
7 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
7 8 (12.70%) PRINCE
8 7 (11.11%) CRM
9 6 (9.52%) People Management
10 5 (7.94%) ITIL
10 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (6.35%) Strategic Planning
12 3 (4.76%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 3 (4.76%) Data Analysis
12 3 (4.76%) Web Development
12 3 (4.76%) Matrix Management
12 3 (4.76%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) PHP
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) Degree
4 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.17%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Citrix
2 3 (4.76%) Juniper
2 3 (4.76%) VMware
3 2 (3.17%) Facebook
3 2 (3.17%) SAP
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe
4 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.59%) Remedy
4 1 (1.59%) Google
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51000 per annum + Market Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car allowance, pension, healthcare,
Posted: 15 days ago