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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 28 24 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 141 132 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.75% 7.37% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.04% 7.74% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 120 108 61
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,470 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
1754 1705 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.37% 95.15% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1489 1325
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

1 168 (63.16%) PRINCE2
2 146 (54.89%) Project Management
3 115 (43.23%) Finance
4 76 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 62 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (17.29%) Security Cleared
7 45 (16.92%) SC Cleared
8 40 (15.04%) Banking
9 36 (13.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 31 (11.65%) Scrum
11 30 (11.28%) ITIL
11 30 (11.28%) Microsoft
11 30 (11.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 28 (10.53%) People Management
13 25 (9.40%) Agile Project Management
14 24 (9.02%) Retail
15 23 (8.65%) DSDM
15 23 (8.65%) Matrix Management
16 22 (8.27%) Change Management
17 21 (7.89%) PMI Certification
18 18 (6.77%) Telecoms
18 18 (6.77%) Waterfall
19 17 (6.39%) Degree
19 17 (6.39%) Resource Management
19 17 (6.39%) Project Planning
20 16 (6.02%) Supplier Management
21 15 (5.64%) PMI
21 15 (5.64%) MS Project
22 14 (5.26%) MS Excel
22 14 (5.26%) ERP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 8 (3.01%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.75%) Lync
4 1 (0.38%) CMS
4 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 15 (5.64%) MS Project
2 14 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.38%) MS Office
4 5 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.38%) Magento
3 1 (0.38%) Finacle
3 1 (0.38%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.38%) Sage 300 ERP
3 1 (0.38%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.75%) Office 365
2 2 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.76%) WAN
2 3 (1.13%) Unified Communications
2 3 (1.13%) Wireless
2 3 (1.13%) LAN
3 2 (0.75%) MPLS
3 2 (0.75%) VPN
3 2 (0.75%) Broadband
3 2 (0.75%) Firewall
3 2 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.38%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.38%) NAS
4 1 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.38%) VoIP
4 1 (0.38%) WLAN
4 1 (0.38%) CTI
4 1 (0.38%) SAN
4 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.38%) Big Data
2 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 115 (43.23%) Finance
2 40 (15.04%) Banking
3 24 (9.02%) Retail
4 18 (6.77%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.26%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.88%) Electronics
7 4 (1.50%) Legal
7 4 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.13%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.75%) Back Office
9 2 (0.75%) Publishing
9 2 (0.75%) Law
9 2 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.88%) .NET
2 4 (1.50%) J2EE
3 3 (1.13%) EDI
3 3 (1.13%) Middleware
4 2 (0.75%) WPF
5 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.64%) PMI
2 10 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.13%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.75%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.38%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.38%) Informatics
6 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.38%) CCTV
6 1 (0.38%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.38%) FMCG
6 1 (0.38%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.38%) User Experience
6 1 (0.38%) IVR
6 1 (0.38%) GIS
6 1 (0.38%) EPoS
6 1 (0.38%) EFT
6 1 (0.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.50%) UNIX
2 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (63.16%) PRINCE2
2 146 (54.89%) Project Management
3 76 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 62 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (11.65%) Scrum
6 30 (11.28%) ITIL
7 28 (10.53%) People Management
8 25 (9.40%) Agile Project Management
9 23 (8.65%) DSDM
9 23 (8.65%) Matrix Management
10 22 (8.27%) Change Management
11 18 (6.77%) Waterfall
12 17 (6.39%) Resource Management
12 17 (6.39%) Project Planning
13 16 (6.02%) Supplier Management
14 14 (5.26%) ERP
14 14 (5.26%) PRINCE
15 13 (4.89%) Six Sigma
16 12 (4.51%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.01%) Java
2 6 (2.26%) SQL
3 3 (1.13%) C#
4 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (17.29%) Security Cleared
2 45 (16.92%) SC Cleared
3 36 (13.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 30 (11.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 21 (7.89%) PMI Certification
6 17 (6.39%) Degree
7 11 (4.14%) PMP
8 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.13%) MAPM
9 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.13%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.75%) SLA
2 2 (0.75%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (1.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (11.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.01%) SAP
3 6 (2.26%) Oracle
4 5 (1.88%) JD Edwards
5 4 (1.50%) Cisco
6 3 (1.13%) Computacenter
7 2 (0.75%) Websense
7 2 (0.75%) Sage
7 2 (0.75%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.75%) F5
7 2 (0.75%) Infor
7 2 (0.75%) Riverbed
7 2 (0.75%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.38%) Fiserv
8 1 (0.38%) TSYS
8 1 (0.38%) ATG
8 1 (0.38%) VMware
8 1 (0.38%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.38%) Misys
8 1 (0.38%) Temenos
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nakama
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PMC retail
Salary: Competitive Basic + Car / Car Allowance + Pension & flexible location
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, work from home, pension etc.
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits/ Car Allowance/ Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 25 days ago