The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 34 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 123 97 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.67% 4.53% 4.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.01% 4.83% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 89 83 68
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £65,000 £72,550
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
2048 2009 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.33% 93.75% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 1798 1351
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 139 (51.48%) Project Management
2 132 (48.89%) Finance
3 118 (43.70%) PRINCE2
4 44 (16.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 35 (12.96%) Banking
6 34 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (11.85%) PRINCE
8 31 (11.48%) ERP
9 29 (10.74%) Oracle
10 28 (10.37%) Security Cleared
11 27 (10.00%) SC Cleared
11 27 (10.00%) Matrix Management
11 27 (10.00%) ITIL
12 22 (8.15%) Microsoft
12 22 (8.15%) Degree
12 22 (8.15%) Retail
13 21 (7.78%) MS Project
14 18 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
14 18 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
15 16 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (5.56%) Migration
16 15 (5.56%) CRM
17 14 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
18 13 (4.81%) Business Analysis
18 13 (4.81%) Waterfall
19 12 (4.44%) Change Management
19 12 (4.44%) Telecoms
19 12 (4.44%) Programme Management
19 12 (4.44%) MS Office
19 12 (4.44%) Investment Banking

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.85%) CMS
2 2 (0.74%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.37%) TPMS
Applications
1 21 (7.78%) MS Project
2 12 (4.44%) MS Office
3 11 (4.07%) MS Visio
4 10 (3.70%) MS Excel
5 9 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 18 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.74%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.74%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.74%) Exchequer
3 1 (0.37%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.59%) Firewall
2 6 (2.22%) WAN
3 2 (0.74%) NAS
3 2 (0.74%) Multicast
3 2 (0.74%) SAN
3 2 (0.74%) Internet
3 2 (0.74%) LAN
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.37%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.37%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
General
1 132 (48.89%) Finance
2 35 (12.96%) Banking
3 22 (8.15%) Retail
4 12 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.70%) Back Office
5 10 (3.70%) Legal
6 6 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.48%) Law
8 2 (0.74%) Marketing
8 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.74%) Publishing
8 2 (0.74%) Automotive
9 1 (0.37%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.96%) .NET
2 2 (0.74%) HTML5
2 2 (0.74%) jQuery
2 2 (0.74%) Sass
2 2 (0.74%) LESS
2 2 (0.74%) CSS3
2 2 (0.74%) WPF
2 2 (0.74%) HTML
2 2 (0.74%) J2EE
2 2 (0.74%) CSS
3 1 (0.37%) Silverlight
3 1 (0.37%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.85%) Smart Meter
4 4 (1.48%) NHS
5 3 (1.11%) PMI
5 3 (1.11%) Informatics
6 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.37%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.85%) UNIX
2 2 (0.74%) Windows
2 2 (0.74%) Solaris
2 2 (0.74%) Linux
3 1 (0.37%) Android
3 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (51.48%) Project Management
2 118 (43.70%) PRINCE2
3 34 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (11.85%) PRINCE
5 31 (11.48%) ERP
6 27 (10.00%) Matrix Management
6 27 (10.00%) ITIL
7 16 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (5.56%) Migration
8 15 (5.56%) CRM
9 13 (4.81%) Business Analysis
9 13 (4.81%) Waterfall
10 12 (4.44%) Change Management
10 12 (4.44%) Programme Management
10 12 (4.44%) Incident Management
10 12 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (4.07%) Data Migration
12 10 (3.70%) Scrum
12 10 (3.70%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.22%) SQL
2 4 (1.48%) C#
3 2 (0.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.37%) C++
4 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (16.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 28 (10.37%) Security Cleared
3 27 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 22 (8.15%) Degree
5 9 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (2.59%) PMI Certification
7 6 (2.22%) PMP
8 5 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.48%) ISEB
10 3 (1.11%) APMP
11 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.74%) CCNP
11 2 (0.74%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.22%) COSO
1 6 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (2.22%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.11%) QA
2 3 (1.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.74%) SLA
3 2 (0.74%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Vendors
1 29 (10.74%) Oracle
2 22 (8.15%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.07%) Cisco
4 8 (2.96%) SAP
5 7 (2.59%) CheckPoint
6 5 (1.85%) F5
7 3 (1.11%) Citrix
7 3 (1.11%) VMware
8 2 (0.74%) Trayport
8 2 (0.74%) hybris
8 2 (0.74%) RedPrairie
8 2 (0.74%) 3PAR
8 2 (0.74%) ATG
8 2 (0.74%) EMC
8 2 (0.74%) Adobe
8 2 (0.74%) NetApp
8 2 (0.74%) Sage
8 2 (0.74%) Juniper
8 2 (0.74%) Genesys
9 1 (0.37%) Siebel
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