The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 126 119 108
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 7 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.31% 0.47% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.50% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 6
Average salary £55,000 £37,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.64% -15.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
IT Project Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2148 2012 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.21% 93.67% 93.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1833 1819 1358
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

IT Project Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

IT Project Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 28 (82.35%) Finance
2 21 (61.76%) Project Management
3 14 (41.18%) PRINCE2
4 9 (26.47%) Retail
5 7 (20.59%) Investment Banking
5 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
5 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
5 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
5 7 (20.59%) Banking
5 7 (20.59%) People Management
5 7 (20.59%) MS Project
5 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.59%) Back Office
5 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
6 6 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (14.71%) CRM
7 5 (14.71%) MS Office
7 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
8 4 (11.76%) ITIL
8 4 (11.76%) Matrix Management
8 4 (11.76%) Legal
9 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.88%) Web Development
10 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (5.88%) UML
10 2 (5.88%) B2B
11 1 (2.94%) B2C

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Project
2 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (14.71%) MS Office
3 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) EDRMS
General
1 28 (82.35%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Retail
3 7 (20.59%) Investment Banking
3 7 (20.59%) Banking
3 7 (20.59%) Back Office
4 4 (11.76%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Project Management
2 14 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
3 7 (20.59%) People Management
3 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (14.71%) CRM
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Matrix Management
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Web Development
7 2 (5.88%) UML
7 2 (5.88%) B2B
8 1 (2.94%) B2C
8 1 (2.94%) ERP
8 1 (2.94%) Change Management
8 1 (2.94%) Yield Management
8 1 (2.94%) E-Discovery
8 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.94%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PMP
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) IBM
2 1 (2.94%) RedPrairie