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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 96 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 25 32 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.38% 1.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 0
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.94% +6.31%
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
1744 1726 1631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.19% 95.84% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1498 1357
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 April 2015.

IT Project Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 41 (82.00%) PRINCE2
2 19 (38.00%) Project Management
3 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (16.00%) Matrix Management
6 7 (14.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 7 (14.00%) Retail
6 7 (14.00%) Resource Management
7 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (12.00%) Finance
7 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.00%) Middleware
9 3 (6.00%) EDI
9 3 (6.00%) ITIL
9 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (6.00%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (6.00%) Kanban
9 3 (6.00%) Data Integration
9 3 (6.00%) Revenue Management
9 3 (6.00%) Banking
9 3 (6.00%) Logistics
10 2 (4.00%) Scrum
10 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
10 2 (4.00%) Software Delivery
10 2 (4.00%) B2C
10 2 (4.00%) CRM

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Sage 1000
1 1 (2.00%) Sage 300 ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (14.00%) Retail
2 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (6.00%) EDI
2 3 (6.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.00%) WPF
3 1 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.00%) FMCG
2 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) PRINCE2
2 19 (38.00%) Project Management
3 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (16.00%) Matrix Management
5 7 (14.00%) Resource Management
6 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) Kanban
8 3 (6.00%) Revenue Management
8 3 (6.00%) Logistics
8 3 (6.00%) ITIL
9 2 (4.00%) B2C
9 2 (4.00%) CRM
9 2 (4.00%) Scrum
9 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Software Delivery
10 1 (2.00%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) C
1 1 (2.00%) C#
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
1 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) MCSE
3 1 (2.00%) MCSA
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (2.00%) Sage
2 1 (2.00%) Infor
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle