The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Preston 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 15 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 7 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 9.21% 4.76% 8.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.21% 5.04% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 8
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,400 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,100 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
76 139 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 100.00% 94.56% 91.21%
Number of salaries quoted 63 125 80
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Preston region.

Project Manager Salary Trend in Preston

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 15 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (60.00%) Finance
3 9 (45.00%) Project Management
4 7 (35.00%) Change Management
5 6 (30.00%) ITIL
5 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (20.00%) PRINCE
6 4 (20.00%) Retail
6 4 (20.00%) CRM
6 4 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (20.00%) People Management
7 3 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (15.00%) MS Project
7 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (10.00%) Migration
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Budget Control
9 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (5.00%) Change Control
9 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
9 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (5.00%) FMCG
9 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (5.00%) Web Development

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) PMI
1 1 (5.00%) FMCG
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (45.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Change Management
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 4 (20.00%) CRM
5 4 (20.00%) People Management
6 3 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
7 2 (10.00%) Budget Control
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (5.00%) Change Control
8 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Avaya
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
Preston
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago