Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Project Manager was £35,000 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.

Software Project Manager
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 70 83
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 6 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.68% 2.05% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 2.11% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 10
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,825
90th Percentile £38,625 £37,750 £38,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% -10.53%

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%

Software Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Project Manager in Lancashire

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Software Project Manager in Lancashire

Software 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 Software 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
Chorley -9 5 £35,000 - 1
Preston -10 1 £36,500 -3.95%
Software Project Manager
North West

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Software 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 Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) Software Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Contract Management
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification

Software 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) Contract Management
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification