The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 36 21
Rank change year-on-year -15 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 10 27 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.26% 5.82% 11.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 5.97% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 57
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 429 452 571
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 96.84% 97.41% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 362 366 470
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 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
Blackburn +3 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Preston -8 3 £36,500 -30.47% 1
Chorley -7 1 £35,000 - 1
Burnley - 1 £50,000 -
Project Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 14 (56.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) SDLC
2 9 (36.00%) Change Management
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 8 (32.00%) Software Delivery
4 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (28.00%) ERP
5 5 (20.00%) CRM
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) Finance
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (12.00%) SAP
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (8.00%) PMP
8 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 2 (8.00%) B2C
8 2 (8.00%) Business Transformation
8 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
8 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
8 2 (8.00%) PMO
9 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Degree
9 1 (4.00%) QA
9 1 (4.00%) Matrix Management

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 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SMS
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Change Management
2 9 (36.00%) SDLC
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 8 (32.00%) Software Delivery
4 7 (28.00%) ERP
4 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.00%) CRM
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) B2C
7 2 (8.00%) Business Transformation
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Matrix Management
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) PMP
1 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.00%) SAP
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Blackburn
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 21 days ago