Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Manager
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 42 25
Rank change year-on-year -14 -17 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 29 47 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.27% 5.08% 7.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.40% 5.21% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25 41 74
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £30,250 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,500 £62,500 £47,850
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies in Lancashire with a recognized job title 854 902 963
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 97.51% 93.40%
Number of salaries quoted 683 797 784
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,800 £22,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,750 £46,775
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Lancashire

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Lancashire

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Lancashire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Lancashire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -14 11 £37,500 -28.57%
Blackburn +9 6 £45,000 -21.74% 1
Chorley -12 5 £35,000 - 1
Burnley 0 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 24 (82.76%) PRINCE2
2 21 (72.41%) Project Management
3 11 (37.93%) Finance
4 10 (34.48%) Change Management
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Excel
5 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
6 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (24.14%) Strategic Planning
7 7 (24.14%) Budget Control
7 7 (24.14%) People Management
7 7 (24.14%) Software Delivery
7 7 (24.14%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (20.69%) SDLC
8 6 (20.69%) ERP
9 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (17.24%) Contract Management
10 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
10 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
10 4 (13.79%) SMS
10 4 (13.79%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (10.34%) CRM
11 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
12 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (6.90%) PMO
12 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
12 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (6.90%) Degree
12 2 (6.90%) QA

Project Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) SMS
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Local Government
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) PRINCE2
2 21 (72.41%) Project Management
3 10 (34.48%) Change Management
4 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
5 7 (24.14%) Budget Control
5 7 (24.14%) People Management
5 7 (24.14%) Software Delivery
5 7 (24.14%) Strategic Planning
5 7 (24.14%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (20.69%) ERP
6 6 (20.69%) SDLC
7 5 (17.24%) Contract Management
7 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) CRM
10 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
10 2 (6.90%) Scrum
10 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PMO
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft