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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 26 22 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 144 151 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.81% 7.89% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.11% 8.33% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 122 126 58
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,120 £41,250 £37,050
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
1775 1813 1621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.26% 94.72% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1602 1366
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 28 May 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 173 (65.04%) PRINCE2
2 154 (57.89%) Project Management
3 122 (45.86%) Finance
4 82 (30.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (21.05%) Security Cleared
7 53 (19.92%) SC Cleared
8 40 (15.04%) Scrum
9 39 (14.66%) Data Centre
10 38 (14.29%) People Management
10 38 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 33 (12.41%) Agile Project Management
12 31 (11.65%) DSDM
12 31 (11.65%) Banking
13 29 (10.90%) ITIL
13 29 (10.90%) Microsoft
14 27 (10.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 26 (9.77%) Change Management
16 21 (7.89%) Retail
16 21 (7.89%) Matrix Management
17 18 (6.77%) MS Excel
18 17 (6.39%) PMI Certification
18 17 (6.39%) Project Planning
18 17 (6.39%) Waterfall
19 16 (6.02%) SDLC
19 16 (6.02%) Resource Management
19 16 (6.02%) Degree
19 16 (6.02%) ERP
20 15 (5.64%) MS Project
21 14 (5.26%) Telecoms

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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%) SharePoint
1 8 (3.01%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.75%) Lync
2 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (0.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.64%) MS Project
3 13 (4.89%) MS Office
4 5 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Movex
3 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.38%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.38%) Magento
3 1 (0.38%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.38%) Sage 300 ERP
3 1 (0.38%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) Office 365
1 2 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.14%) WAN
2 7 (2.63%) Firewall
3 4 (1.50%) SAN
4 3 (1.13%) LAN
4 3 (1.13%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.13%) Multicast
5 2 (0.75%) NAS
5 2 (0.75%) IPsec
5 2 (0.75%) BGP
5 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.75%) IPv4
5 2 (0.75%) OSPF
5 2 (0.75%) Internet
6 1 (0.38%) CTI
6 1 (0.38%) DNS
6 1 (0.38%) VoIP
6 1 (0.38%) WLAN
6 1 (0.38%) Wireless
6 1 (0.38%) Network Security
6 1 (0.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 122 (45.86%) Finance
2 31 (11.65%) Banking
3 21 (7.89%) Retail
4 14 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.88%) Electronics
5 5 (1.88%) Back Office
5 5 (1.88%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.50%) Legal
7 3 (1.13%) Marketing
7 3 (1.13%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.13%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.88%) .NET
2 4 (1.50%) J2EE
3 2 (0.75%) WPF
3 2 (0.75%) EDI
3 2 (0.75%) Middleware
4 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.66%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.14%) PMI
4 4 (1.50%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.75%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.75%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.75%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.38%) EPoS
7 1 (0.38%) EFT
7 1 (0.38%) NHS
7 1 (0.38%) IVR
7 1 (0.38%) DTV
7 1 (0.38%) Informatics
7 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.38%) Life Science
7 1 (0.38%) CCTV
7 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.38%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.01%) UNIX
2 4 (1.50%) Linux
3 3 (1.13%) Solaris
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.75%) Windows
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (65.04%) PRINCE2
2 154 (57.89%) Project Management
3 82 (30.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 70 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (15.04%) Scrum
6 38 (14.29%) People Management
7 33 (12.41%) Agile Project Management
8 31 (11.65%) DSDM
9 29 (10.90%) ITIL
10 26 (9.77%) Change Management
11 21 (7.89%) Matrix Management
12 17 (6.39%) Project Planning
12 17 (6.39%) Waterfall
13 16 (6.02%) SDLC
13 16 (6.02%) Resource Management
13 16 (6.02%) ERP
14 14 (5.26%) Supplier Management
14 14 (5.26%) Software Delivery
15 13 (4.89%) Risk Management
15 13 (4.89%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.01%) Java
2 6 (2.26%) SQL
3 4 (1.50%) C#
4 2 (0.75%) C
4 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 53 (19.92%) SC Cleared
3 38 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 27 (10.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 17 (6.39%) PMI Certification
6 16 (6.02%) Degree
7 11 (4.14%) PMP
8 2 (0.75%) CCNA
8 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.38%) APMP
9 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.38%) HL7
2 1 (0.38%) DICOM
2 1 (0.38%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (1.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (0.75%) vSphere
3 2 (0.75%) XenApp
3 2 (0.75%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (10.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.01%) SAP
3 7 (2.63%) Cisco
4 6 (2.26%) Oracle
4 6 (2.26%) CheckPoint
5 5 (1.88%) JD Edwards
5 5 (1.88%) Computacenter
6 3 (1.13%) HP
6 3 (1.13%) VMware
6 3 (1.13%) F5
7 2 (0.75%) Infor
7 2 (0.75%) SonicWALL
7 2 (0.75%) Dell
7 2 (0.75%) Juniper
7 2 (0.75%) Citrix
7 2 (0.75%) NetApp
7 2 (0.75%) Sage
8 1 (0.38%) McAfee
8 1 (0.38%) Lotus
8 1 (0.38%) Misys
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