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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 114 101 68
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -33
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 27 28 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 1.54% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.58% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 39
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
2340 1773 1736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.04% 97.31% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 1452 1505
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

IT Project Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 35 (77.78%) Project Management
2 20 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 18 (40.00%) ITIL
4 15 (33.33%) Remedy
4 15 (33.33%) Service Management
4 15 (33.33%) ITSM
4 15 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 15 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
4 15 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 15 (33.33%) ServiceNow
4 15 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 12 (26.67%) Finance
6 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
8 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 5 (11.11%) Wealth Management
10 4 (8.89%) Degree
10 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
10 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
10 4 (8.89%) ISEB
10 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
11 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (4.44%) SAP
12 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
12 2 (4.44%) C#
12 2 (4.44%) .NET
12 2 (4.44%) Legal
12 2 (4.44%) Back Office

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Back Office
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
2 2 (4.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Law
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (77.78%) Project Management
2 20 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 18 (40.00%) ITIL
4 15 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
4 15 (33.33%) ITSM
4 15 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 15 (33.33%) Service Management
5 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
7 5 (11.11%) Wealth Management
8 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.44%) Dependency Management
9 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.44%) SDLC
9 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.22%) Agile Project Management
10 1 (2.22%) Integration Testing
10 1 (2.22%) Line Management
10 1 (2.22%) Matrix Management
10 1 (2.22%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
1 4 (8.89%) ISEB
1 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PMP
3 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Remedy
1 15 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Pegasus