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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 14 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 19 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 11.73% 3.48% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.80% 3.85% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 1
Average salary £36,000 £53,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.02% +13.15%
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
161 104 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 99.38% 90.43% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 133 97 81
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,500 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Preston region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Preston

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 15 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Marketing
3 9 (25.71%) Digital Media
3 9 (25.71%) Facebook
3 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
3 9 (25.71%) User Experience
3 9 (25.71%) Project Management
3 9 (25.71%) Scrum
3 9 (25.71%) CRM
4 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
4 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (17.14%) Change Management
4 6 (17.14%) FMCG
4 6 (17.14%) Retail
5 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL
7 3 (8.57%) MS Project
7 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
7 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.57%) Matrix Management
7 3 (8.57%) Logistics
7 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) People Management
8 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
8 2 (5.71%) Budget Control
8 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Project
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Marketing
3 6 (17.14%) Retail
4 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Digital Media
1 9 (25.71%) User Experience
2 6 (17.14%) FMCG
3 2 (5.71%) PMI
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Scrum
3 9 (25.71%) CRM
3 9 (25.71%) Project Management
3 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
4 6 (17.14%) Change Management
4 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
5 4 (11.43%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.57%) Logistics
6 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) People Management
6 3 (8.57%) Matrix Management
7 2 (5.71%) Budget Control
7 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.71%) Web Development
7 2 (5.71%) Web Design
7 2 (5.71%) MVC
8 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) PHP
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Facebook
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago