The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 22 26
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 6 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 3.75% 10.42% 6.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 11.49% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 8
Median salary £42,250 £62,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.40% +45.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £58,000 £25,425
10% offered a salary of more than £62,450 £67,900 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +1.06%  

Project Management 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 Preston with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 147 87 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 91.88% 90.63% 91.82%
Number of salaries quoted 126 77 106
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Preston

Project Management
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Project Management in Preston

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Preston over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Project Management 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 Preston region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Clustering
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL V2
3 3 (23.08%) High Availability
3 3 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) SLA
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) SOAP
3 3 (23.08%) XML

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Power BI
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Coach
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Scrum Master
4 2 (15.38%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum Master
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Change Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Change Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
1 3 (23.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
3 3 (23.08%) High Availability
3 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL V2
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) B2C
4 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
1 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) PMO
3 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft