The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
North West / Lancashire
Rank 38 21 28
Rank change year-on-year -17 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 15 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.66% 10.30% 5.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 10.59% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 24
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £32,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £43,900 £55,000
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 403 321 415
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 98.29% 97.27% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 371 278 370
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 March 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 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
Chorley -9 7 £35,000 +3.70%
Preston -9 3 £55,000 - 1
Blackburn - 1 - -
Ormskirk - 1 £28,000 - 1
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 28 (73.68%) PRINCE2
2 21 (55.26%) Software Delivery
2 21 (55.26%) SDLC
3 12 (31.58%) Project Management
4 7 (18.42%) Finance
4 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) Change Management
6 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.53%) ERP
7 4 (10.53%) Disruptive Innovation
8 3 (7.89%) Planning and Forecasting
8 3 (7.89%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (7.89%) B2B
8 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
8 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
9 2 (5.26%) Scrum
9 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
9 2 (5.26%) B2C
9 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
9 2 (5.26%) SAP
9 2 (5.26%) Retail
9 2 (5.26%) PMO
9 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
10 1 (2.63%) User Experience
10 1 (2.63%) Business Transformation
10 1 (2.63%) Analytics
10 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Engagement

Project Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics AX
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) PRINCE2
2 21 (55.26%) SDLC
2 21 (55.26%) Software Delivery
3 12 (31.58%) Project Management
4 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) Change Management
7 4 (10.53%) Disruptive Innovation
7 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.53%) ERP
8 3 (7.89%) B2B
8 3 (7.89%) Planning and Forecasting
8 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.26%) B2C
9 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
9 2 (5.26%) Scrum
10 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.63%) CRM
10 1 (2.63%) ITIL
10 1 (2.63%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.63%) MAPM
2 1 (2.63%) PMP
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) SAP
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