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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
North West / Lancashire
Rank 35 18 22
Rank change year-on-year -17 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 18 40 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 4.39% 12.12% 7.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 14.18% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 32
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

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 363 282 371
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 88.54% 85.45% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 332 242 328
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 March 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 March 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
Burnley -7 6 £55,000 +46.66%
Preston -9 6 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Colne - 4 £56,250 -
Chorley -15 3 - -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 16 (28.07%) PRINCE2
1 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (28.07%) SDLC
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (19.30%) Software Delivery
3 10 (17.54%) Degree
3 10 (17.54%) SQL
4 9 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 8 (14.04%) .NET
5 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
5 8 (14.04%) ITIL
5 8 (14.04%) B2B
5 8 (14.04%) Programme Management
6 7 (12.28%) MS Project
7 6 (10.53%) C#
7 6 (10.53%) HTML
7 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
7 6 (10.53%) ERP
7 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
7 6 (10.53%) QA
7 6 (10.53%) Project Governance
8 5 (8.77%) PMO
8 5 (8.77%) Linux
8 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
8 5 (8.77%) CSS
8 5 (8.77%) Web Services
8 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.77%) Marketing

Project Management
Top Related 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 3 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Project
2 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.51%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.75%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (5.26%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.75%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.75%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.51%) JIRA
3 1 (1.75%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.75%) Selenium
3 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Marketing
3 4 (7.02%) Legal
3 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.26%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) IT Manager
1 12 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.28%) Analyst
3 6 (10.53%) Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Development Manager
3 6 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Applications Support
4 5 (8.77%) Change Manager
4 5 (8.77%) IT Development Manager
4 5 (8.77%) IT Programme Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Programme Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Software Development Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Software Development Programme Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Business Test Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (7.02%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) .NET
2 6 (10.53%) HTML
3 5 (8.77%) CSS
3 5 (8.77%) Web Services
4 4 (7.02%) JSON
4 4 (7.02%) RESTful
5 3 (5.26%) HTML5
5 3 (5.26%) jQuery
5 3 (5.26%) Laravel
5 3 (5.26%) Symfony
5 3 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.75%) Ajax
6 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.75%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.75%) XML
6 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) User Experience
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) New Media
4 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.75%) Smart Energy
4 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Unix
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (28.07%) PRINCE2
1 16 (28.07%) SDLC
2 11 (19.30%) Software Delivery
2 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 8 (14.04%) B2B
4 8 (14.04%) ITIL
4 8 (14.04%) Programme Management
5 6 (10.53%) ERP
5 6 (10.53%) Project Governance
6 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.02%) B2C
7 4 (7.02%) Change Management
7 4 (7.02%) CRM
7 4 (7.02%) Disruptive Innovation
7 4 (7.02%) Resource Allocation
7 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.02%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) C#
3 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) VB
5 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) ISEB
2 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.51%) NVQ Level 4
4 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.75%) PMP
5 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
2 5 (8.77%) PMO
3 3 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) JD Edwards
2 3 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.75%) Google
3 1 (1.75%) Progress
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