The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Preston region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 25 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 5 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.73% 7.77% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.97% 8.42% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.06%
Job Titles Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
126 95 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 94.03% 92.23% 81.51%
Number of salaries quoted 111 93 114
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Project Manager
Lancashire

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 18 April 2014, 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 10 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 5 (33.33%) Change Control
5 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (20.00%) Smartcard
6 3 (20.00%) MS Project
6 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (20.00%) Time Management
7 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 2 (13.33%) UML
7 2 (13.33%) RAD
7 2 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) PHP
7 2 (13.33%) .NET

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 5 (33.33%) Change Control
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) UML
6 2 (13.33%) RAD
7 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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