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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 27 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 131 81 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.24% 5.35% 5.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.55% 5.68% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 124 71 83
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
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
1734 1425 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.85% 94.06% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1242 1360
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
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 30 January 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 155 (57.20%) Project Management
2 131 (48.34%) PRINCE2
3 91 (33.58%) Finance
4 52 (19.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (16.97%) ITIL
6 39 (14.39%) Microsoft
6 39 (14.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 35 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (12.92%) Banking
8 31 (11.44%) Retail
9 30 (11.07%) SC Cleared
9 30 (11.07%) Security Cleared
10 29 (10.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 27 (9.96%) Telecoms
12 26 (9.59%) PRINCE
12 26 (9.59%) Project Planning
13 23 (8.49%) MS Project
14 22 (8.12%) CRM
15 20 (7.38%) Change Management
15 20 (7.38%) Waterfall
16 19 (7.01%) Degree
17 18 (6.64%) Matrix Management
17 18 (6.64%) Oracle
18 17 (6.27%) PMI Certification
18 17 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (6.27%) Supplier Management
19 16 (5.90%) Six Sigma
19 16 (5.90%) ERP
20 14 (5.17%) Migration
20 14 (5.17%) Resource Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (1.11%) Lync
2 2 (0.74%) Umbraco
2 2 (0.74%) TPMS
2 2 (0.74%) CMS
2 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.37%) IIS
3 1 (0.37%) Apache
3 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.37%) nginx
3 1 (0.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (8.49%) MS Project
2 9 (3.32%) MS Office
2 9 (3.32%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.69%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.58%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (1.85%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.37%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.58%) Firewall
2 5 (1.85%) Internet
3 4 (1.48%) Wireless
3 4 (1.48%) WAN
4 3 (1.11%) VPN
4 3 (1.11%) Broadband
4 3 (1.11%) MPLS
4 3 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.11%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.11%) Multicast
5 2 (0.74%) LAN
6 1 (0.37%) DNS
6 1 (0.37%) DHCP
6 1 (0.37%) HTTP
6 1 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.85%) EDRMS
2 3 (1.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.37%) MySQL
3 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.37%) Subversion
1 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
General
1 91 (33.58%) Finance
2 35 (12.92%) Banking
3 31 (11.44%) Retail
4 27 (9.96%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.21%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.21%) Legal
6 4 (1.48%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.74%) Marketing
7 2 (0.74%) Billing
7 2 (0.74%) Law
8 1 (0.37%) Electronics
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.37%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.21%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (1.85%) .NET
2 5 (1.85%) J2EE
3 3 (1.11%) EDI
3 3 (1.11%) HTML
3 3 (1.11%) CSS
3 3 (1.11%) Middleware
3 3 (1.11%) jQuery
3 3 (1.11%) HTML5
3 3 (1.11%) CSS3
4 2 (0.74%) Sass
4 2 (0.74%) LESS
5 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.37%) LAMP
5 1 (0.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.43%) PMI
2 11 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.21%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.48%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.11%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.74%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.74%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.37%) GIS
7 1 (0.37%) NHS
7 1 (0.37%) DTV
7 1 (0.37%) CCTV
7 1 (0.37%) Informatics
7 1 (0.37%) FMCG
7 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.95%) UNIX
2 3 (1.11%) Solaris
2 3 (1.11%) Linux
3 2 (0.74%) Windows
4 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (57.20%) Project Management
2 131 (48.34%) PRINCE2
3 52 (19.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (16.97%) ITIL
5 35 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (9.59%) PRINCE
6 26 (9.59%) Project Planning
7 22 (8.12%) CRM
8 20 (7.38%) Change Management
8 20 (7.38%) Waterfall
9 18 (6.64%) Matrix Management
10 17 (6.27%) Supplier Management
11 16 (5.90%) Six Sigma
11 16 (5.90%) ERP
12 14 (5.17%) Migration
12 14 (5.17%) Resource Management
13 13 (4.80%) People Management
14 11 (4.06%) Programme Management
14 11 (4.06%) Incident Management
15 10 (3.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.95%) SQL
2 3 (1.11%) C#
2 3 (1.11%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.74%) C
3 2 (0.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 39 (14.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 30 (11.07%) SC Cleared
2 30 (11.07%) Security Cleared
3 29 (10.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 19 (7.01%) Degree
5 17 (6.27%) PMI Certification
5 17 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (3.32%) MAPM
7 7 (2.58%) PMP
8 6 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.11%) APMP
10 2 (0.74%) MCSE
10 2 (0.74%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.48%) SLA
2 4 (1.48%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.11%) QA
3 3 (1.11%) COSO
4 2 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 39 (14.39%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.64%) Oracle
3 9 (3.32%) Cisco
4 8 (2.95%) SAP
5 7 (2.58%) CheckPoint
5 7 (2.58%) F5
6 3 (1.11%) Citrix
6 3 (1.11%) Websense
6 3 (1.11%) Riverbed
6 3 (1.11%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.74%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.74%) IBM
7 2 (0.74%) Adobe
8 1 (0.37%) NetApp
8 1 (0.37%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.37%) VMware
8 1 (0.37%) Sage
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