The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 23 20
Rank change year-on-year -20 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 18 45 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 4.06% 9.70% 11.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 10.69% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 56
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +26.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £30,600 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,900 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +1.06%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 380 421 507
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 85.78% 90.73% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 322 337 415
Median salary £35,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Project Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Lancashire

Project Management
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Management in Lancashire.

Salary trend for Project Management in Lancashire

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Lancashire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Lancashire

Project Management
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -9 7 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Blackburn +1 2 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Lancaster +7 1 - -
Rossendale - 1 £35,000 - 1
Burnley - 1 £50,000 -
Colne - 1 £20,500 -
Project Management
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) PRINCE2
3 10 (27.78%) Finance
3 10 (27.78%) Degree
4 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 8 (22.22%) C#
5 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 8 (22.22%) .NET
6 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
7 6 (16.67%) ERP
7 6 (16.67%) Project Governance
8 5 (13.89%) SDLC
8 5 (13.89%) PMO
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
8 5 (13.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (13.89%) ITIL
9 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
9 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (11.11%) PRINCE
9 4 (11.11%) ISEB
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (11.11%) SAP
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (11.11%) XML
9 4 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
9 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (5.56%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.33%) Power BI
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.56%) MS Access
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Legal
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Advertising
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 7 (19.44%) IT Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.33%) ERP Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Head of Project Management
5 3 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Junior
5 3 (8.33%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Project Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.33%) SDLC Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Coach
6 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Junior IT Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Junior IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (11.11%) XML
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.33%) SOAP
4 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) Ajax
5 1 (2.78%) CSS3
5 1 (2.78%) EDI
5 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) JSON
5 1 (2.78%) Laravel
5 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) PRINCE2
3 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) ERP
5 6 (16.67%) Project Governance
6 5 (13.89%) ITIL
6 5 (13.89%) SDLC
7 4 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 4 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
7 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.33%) B2B
8 3 (8.33%) Budget Control
8 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.33%) Case Management
8 3 (8.33%) Functional Testing
8 3 (8.33%) High Availability
8 3 (8.33%) ITIL V2
8 3 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (8.33%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) C#
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
3 1 (2.78%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (2.78%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) ISEB
3 3 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.56%) PMP
5 1 (2.78%) APMP
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) PMO
1 5 (13.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) Epicor
3 2 (5.56%) Sage
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Progress
4 1 (2.78%) SYSPRO
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
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