The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 48
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 0 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 4.62% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.35% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 6
Median salary - £36,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -4.49%  

Project Planning 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 373 299 368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 88.60% 86.42% 86.59%
Number of salaries quoted 342 252 325
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 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Lancashire

Project Planning
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Project Planning in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) MAPM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management

Project Planning
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:

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MAPM
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA