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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 26 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 164 143 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.66% 7.78% 7.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.01% 7.98% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 120 121 108
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £36,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £69,000
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
2341 1791 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.05% 97.39% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1461 1515
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 151 (53.74%) Project Management
2 125 (44.48%) PRINCE2
3 88 (31.32%) Data Centre
4 81 (28.83%) ITIL
5 61 (21.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 56 (19.93%) Finance
7 47 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (16.73%) ServiceNow
8 46 (16.37%) Process Improvement
9 42 (14.95%) Customer Engagement
10 35 (12.46%) Change Management
11 33 (11.74%) ITSM
11 33 (11.74%) Service Management
12 32 (11.39%) Remedy
12 32 (11.39%) Remedy ITSM
13 30 (10.68%) Risk Management
14 29 (10.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 27 (9.61%) ERP
16 26 (9.25%) APMP
17 23 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (7.83%) Microsoft
19 21 (7.47%) Continuous Improvement
19 21 (7.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 20 (7.12%) PRINCE
20 20 (7.12%) Business Transformation
21 19 (6.76%) Presales
21 19 (6.76%) Retail
21 19 (6.76%) Telecoms
22 17 (6.05%) Manufacturing
23 16 (5.69%) Waterfall

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (1.07%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.71%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (5.34%) MS Office
2 14 (4.98%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (11.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (4.63%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.71%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.36%) JDE World
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.63%) WAN
2 12 (4.27%) PABX
3 6 (2.14%) LAN
3 6 (2.14%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.42%) GSM
4 4 (1.42%) PBX
4 4 (1.42%) VoIP
4 4 (1.42%) Wireless
5 2 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.71%) Firewall
5 2 (0.71%) MPLS
5 2 (0.71%) SAN
6 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.71%) MySQL
General
1 56 (19.93%) Finance
2 19 (6.76%) Retail
2 19 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.05%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.49%) Banking
5 5 (1.78%) Law
5 5 (1.78%) Marketing
5 5 (1.78%) Publishing
6 4 (1.42%) Back Office
6 4 (1.42%) Local Government
7 3 (1.07%) Legal
8 2 (0.71%) Advertising
8 2 (0.71%) Billing
8 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.49%) .NET
2 1 (0.36%) EDI
2 1 (0.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 88 (31.32%) Data Centre
2 23 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.56%) Credit Risk
4 9 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.14%) Life Science
6 4 (1.42%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.42%) IVR
6 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.07%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.71%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (0.71%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.36%) iSeries
9 1 (0.36%) NHS
9 1 (0.36%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.07%) Windows
2 2 (0.71%) AIX
2 2 (0.71%) Linux
2 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (53.74%) Project Management
2 125 (44.48%) PRINCE2
3 81 (28.83%) ITIL
4 61 (21.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (16.37%) Process Improvement
7 42 (14.95%) Customer Engagement
8 35 (12.46%) Change Management
9 33 (11.74%) ITSM
9 33 (11.74%) Service Management
10 30 (10.68%) Risk Management
11 27 (9.61%) ERP
12 21 (7.47%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (7.12%) Business Transformation
13 20 (7.12%) PRINCE
14 19 (6.76%) Presales
15 16 (5.69%) Incident Management
15 16 (5.69%) Waterfall
16 12 (4.27%) Performance Management
16 12 (4.27%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.14%) SQL
2 4 (1.42%) C#
3 2 (0.71%) C
4 1 (0.36%) Delphi
4 1 (0.36%) Java
4 1 (0.36%) RPG
Qualifications
1 29 (10.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 26 (9.25%) APMP
3 21 (7.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (4.27%) Degree
5 10 (3.56%) ISEB
6 7 (2.49%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.49%) PMP
7 5 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.42%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.42%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.07%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.71%) CISSP
11 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.07%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 47 (16.73%) ServiceNow
2 32 (11.39%) Remedy
3 22 (7.83%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.34%) Oracle
5 14 (4.98%) SAP
6 6 (2.14%) Cisco
6 6 (2.14%) VMware
7 4 (1.42%) Citrix
7 4 (1.42%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.71%) Computacenter
8 2 (0.71%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.36%) Axway
9 1 (0.36%) BMC
9 1 (0.36%) Intel
9 1 (0.36%) OpenText
9 1 (0.36%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
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