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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 34 27 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 132 136 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.50% 7.09% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.83% 7.57% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 115 116 61
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,000 £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
1932 1797 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.17% 93.74% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1607 1584 1540
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £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 30 June 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 176 (66.42%) PRINCE2
2 167 (63.02%) Project Management
3 127 (47.92%) Finance
4 88 (33.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 72 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (21.13%) Security Cleared
7 53 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 46 (17.36%) Scrum
9 45 (16.98%) People Management
10 42 (15.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 40 (15.09%) Agile Project Management
12 38 (14.34%) DSDM
13 31 (11.70%) Data Centre
14 29 (10.94%) Change Management
14 29 (10.94%) Microsoft
15 28 (10.57%) Banking
16 26 (9.81%) ITIL
17 25 (9.43%) Retail
18 22 (8.30%) MS Project
18 22 (8.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 20 (7.55%) Matrix Management
19 20 (7.55%) MS Excel
20 19 (7.17%) Degree
21 18 (6.79%) Project Planning
21 18 (6.79%) Risk Management
21 18 (6.79%) Firewall
22 16 (6.04%) PMI Certification
22 16 (6.04%) SDLC
22 16 (6.04%) Software Delivery
22 16 (6.04%) Waterfall

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (3.02%) SharePoint
1 8 (3.02%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.13%) Lync
3 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (0.75%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.38%) CMS
4 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 22 (8.30%) MS Project
2 20 (7.55%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.40%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.40%) MS Office
4 2 (0.75%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) SAP CRM
1 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.75%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.38%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.38%) Magento
2 1 (0.38%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.38%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (0.38%) Finacle
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.38%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.75%) Office 365
1 2 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.79%) Firewall
2 13 (4.91%) WAN
3 9 (3.40%) Multicast
4 7 (2.64%) OSPF
4 7 (2.64%) BGP
5 6 (2.26%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.89%) SAN
7 4 (1.51%) LAN
7 4 (1.51%) Unified Communications
8 3 (1.13%) Internet
8 3 (1.13%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (0.75%) NAS
9 2 (0.75%) IPv4
9 2 (0.75%) VoIP
9 2 (0.75%) IPsec
10 1 (0.38%) Network Security
10 1 (0.38%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.38%) WLAN
10 1 (0.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 127 (47.92%) Finance
2 28 (10.57%) Banking
3 25 (9.43%) Retail
4 10 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.64%) Marketing
5 7 (2.64%) Back Office
6 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.51%) Electronics
8 3 (1.13%) Legal
8 3 (1.13%) Publishing
9 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.75%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.51%) J2EE
2 3 (1.13%) .NET
3 2 (0.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.70%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.77%) PMI
4 7 (2.64%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.89%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.13%) EPoS
7 2 (0.75%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.75%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.75%) FMCG
7 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.75%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.38%) User Experience
8 1 (0.38%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.38%) Social Media
8 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.38%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.38%) EFT
8 1 (0.38%) IVR
8 1 (0.38%) CCTV
8 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.15%) UNIX
2 7 (2.64%) Linux
3 6 (2.26%) Solaris
4 2 (0.75%) Windows
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (66.42%) PRINCE2
2 167 (63.02%) Project Management
3 88 (33.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 72 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (17.36%) Scrum
6 45 (16.98%) People Management
7 40 (15.09%) Agile Project Management
8 38 (14.34%) DSDM
9 29 (10.94%) Change Management
10 26 (9.81%) ITIL
11 20 (7.55%) Matrix Management
12 18 (6.79%) Risk Management
12 18 (6.79%) Project Planning
13 16 (6.04%) Waterfall
13 16 (6.04%) Software Delivery
13 16 (6.04%) SDLC
14 14 (5.28%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (5.28%) ERP
15 13 (4.91%) Programme Management
16 12 (4.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.02%) Java
2 5 (1.89%) SQL
3 3 (1.13%) C#
4 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.38%) C
Qualifications
1 56 (21.13%) Security Cleared
2 53 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 42 (15.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 22 (8.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 19 (7.17%) Degree
6 16 (6.04%) PMI Certification
7 10 (3.77%) PMP
8 7 (2.64%) CCNA
8 7 (2.64%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.75%) CCNP
10 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.38%) APMP
10 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.38%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.38%) TickIT
2 1 (0.38%) HL7
2 1 (0.38%) DICOM
System Software
1 6 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.75%) XenApp
3 2 (0.75%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.75%) vSphere
3 2 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (0.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.91%) Cisco
3 8 (3.02%) SAP
3 8 (3.02%) CheckPoint
4 5 (1.89%) Computacenter
4 5 (1.89%) Oracle
4 5 (1.89%) F5
5 4 (1.51%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.13%) HP
6 3 (1.13%) VMware
7 2 (0.75%) SonicWALL
7 2 (0.75%) Infor
7 2 (0.75%) Dell
7 2 (0.75%) Citrix
7 2 (0.75%) Juniper
7 2 (0.75%) NetApp
7 2 (0.75%) Sage
8 1 (0.38%) Misys
8 1 (0.38%) Temenos
8 1 (0.38%) Sourcefire
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