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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 26 26 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 147 123 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.28% 6.74% 4.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.62% 7.15% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 142 115 77
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £34,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £60,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
1928 1721 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.45% 94.30% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 1522 1375
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 154 (56.20%) Project Management
2 123 (44.89%) PRINCE2
3 93 (33.94%) Finance
4 51 (18.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (14.23%) ITIL
5 39 (14.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 36 (13.14%) Banking
7 35 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (12.41%) Microsoft
9 29 (10.58%) Telecoms
9 29 (10.58%) Retail
10 28 (10.22%) Security Cleared
11 27 (9.85%) SC Cleared
12 26 (9.49%) PRINCE
13 25 (9.12%) ERP
14 23 (8.39%) Oracle
15 22 (8.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 22 (8.03%) Waterfall
16 21 (7.66%) MS Project
17 20 (7.30%) CRM
17 20 (7.30%) Project Planning
18 19 (6.93%) Migration
19 18 (6.57%) Change Management
19 18 (6.57%) Matrix Management
20 17 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
21 16 (5.84%) Cisco
22 15 (5.47%) PMI Certification
22 15 (5.47%) Oracle EBS
22 15 (5.47%) Degree
23 14 (5.11%) CheckPoint

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (1.09%) CMS
2 2 (0.73%) Umbraco
2 2 (0.73%) TPMS
3 1 (0.36%) nginx
3 1 (0.36%) Lync
3 1 (0.36%) Node.js
3 1 (0.36%) IIS
3 1 (0.36%) Apache
3 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (7.66%) MS Project
2 6 (2.19%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.82%) MS Office
4 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (5.47%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (4.74%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.19%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.73%) Exchequer
5 2 (0.73%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.11%) Firewall
2 7 (2.55%) Internet
3 5 (1.82%) Multicast
4 4 (1.46%) Wireless
4 4 (1.46%) WAN
5 3 (1.09%) Broadband
5 3 (1.09%) VPN
5 3 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.09%) MPLS
6 2 (0.73%) LAN
7 1 (0.36%) DNS
7 1 (0.36%) SAN
7 1 (0.36%) DHCP
7 1 (0.36%) HTTP
7 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.82%) EDRMS
2 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.36%) MySQL
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.36%) Big Data
3 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.36%) Subversion
1 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 93 (33.94%) Finance
2 36 (13.14%) Banking
3 29 (10.58%) Retail
3 29 (10.58%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.28%) Legal
5 6 (2.19%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.19%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.46%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.73%) Marketing
7 2 (0.73%) Billing
7 2 (0.73%) Law
7 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.46%) .NET
2 3 (1.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (1.09%) jQuery
2 3 (1.09%) CSS
2 3 (1.09%) EDI
2 3 (1.09%) Middleware
2 3 (1.09%) HTML5
2 3 (1.09%) CSS3
2 3 (1.09%) HTML
3 2 (0.73%) Sass
3 2 (0.73%) LESS
4 1 (0.36%) LAMP
4 1 (0.36%) RESTful
4 1 (0.36%) J2EE
4 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.01%) PMI
2 9 (3.28%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.82%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.09%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.73%) User Experience
6 2 (0.73%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.73%) NHS
6 2 (0.73%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.36%) DTV
7 1 (0.36%) GIS
7 1 (0.36%) Informatics
7 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.36%) FMCG
7 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.55%) UNIX
2 5 (1.82%) Solaris
2 5 (1.82%) Linux
3 2 (0.73%) Windows
4 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (56.20%) Project Management
2 123 (44.89%) PRINCE2
3 51 (18.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (14.23%) ITIL
5 35 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (9.49%) PRINCE
7 25 (9.12%) ERP
8 22 (8.03%) Waterfall
9 20 (7.30%) Project Planning
9 20 (7.30%) CRM
10 19 (6.93%) Migration
11 18 (6.57%) Change Management
11 18 (6.57%) Matrix Management
12 14 (5.11%) Six Sigma
13 13 (4.74%) Wealth Management
14 12 (4.38%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (4.01%) People Management
15 11 (4.01%) Incident Management
15 11 (4.01%) Supplier Management
16 10 (3.65%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.19%) SQL
2 3 (1.09%) C#
3 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.73%) C
4 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (14.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 28 (10.22%) Security Cleared
3 27 (9.85%) SC Cleared
4 22 (8.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 17 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (5.47%) PMI Certification
6 15 (5.47%) Degree
7 9 (3.28%) MAPM
8 6 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.19%) PMP
9 4 (1.46%) APMP
10 2 (0.73%) MCSE
10 2 (0.73%) MCSA
10 2 (0.73%) CCNP
10 2 (0.73%) CCNA
10 2 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.55%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (2.19%) COSO
4 4 (1.46%) SLA
5 3 (1.09%) QA
6 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 34 (12.41%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.39%) Oracle
3 16 (5.84%) Cisco
4 14 (5.11%) CheckPoint
5 12 (4.38%) F5
6 7 (2.55%) SAP
7 3 (1.09%) Citrix
7 3 (1.09%) Riverbed
7 3 (1.09%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.09%) Websense
8 2 (0.73%) Adobe
8 2 (0.73%) Sage
8 2 (0.73%) Juniper
8 2 (0.73%) IBM
9 1 (0.36%) NetApp
9 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.36%) VMware
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