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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 28 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 134 114 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.43% 6.40% 5.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.72% 6.65% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 109 106 63
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £66,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1995 1714 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.78% 96.29% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1654 1544 1220
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 February 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.

1 137 (57.81%) Project Management
2 114 (48.10%) PRINCE2
3 67 (28.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 63 (26.58%) Finance
5 41 (17.30%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (14.77%) ITIL
7 34 (14.35%) Change Management
8 31 (13.08%) Data Centre
9 29 (12.24%) Risk Management
10 28 (11.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 25 (10.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 24 (10.13%) Microsoft
13 22 (9.28%) Presales
14 21 (8.86%) ERP
14 21 (8.86%) Oracle
15 20 (8.44%) Telecoms
16 18 (7.59%) Business Transformation
16 18 (7.59%) MS Excel
17 17 (7.17%) SAP
17 17 (7.17%) ServiceNow
17 17 (7.17%) Customer Engagement
18 16 (6.75%) Continuous Improvement
18 16 (6.75%) Process Improvement
19 15 (6.33%) SDLC
19 15 (6.33%) Time Management
20 14 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (5.91%) Waterfall
20 14 (5.91%) Service Management
20 14 (5.91%) Retail
21 13 (5.49%) ITSM

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 5 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.84%) Umbraco
2 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.49%) MS Office
3 10 (4.22%) MS Project
4 3 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.42%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (4.22%) Dynamics AX
1 10 (4.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.84%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.42%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.11%) Office 365
2 2 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.64%) WAN
2 9 (3.80%) Unified Communications
3 8 (3.38%) GSM
3 8 (3.38%) PABX
3 8 (3.38%) PBX
3 8 (3.38%) VoIP
3 8 (3.38%) Wireless
4 2 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.84%) Firewall
4 2 (0.84%) MPLS
4 2 (0.84%) SAN
5 1 (0.42%) Intranet
5 1 (0.42%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.84%) MySQL
2 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.42%) Big Data
3 1 (0.42%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (26.58%) Finance
2 20 (8.44%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.91%) Retail
4 10 (4.22%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.80%) Publishing
6 6 (2.53%) Billing
7 5 (2.11%) Law
7 5 (2.11%) Legal
7 5 (2.11%) Marketing
8 4 (1.69%) Local Government
9 3 (1.27%) Back Office
9 3 (1.27%) Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) Automotive
10 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.64%) .NET
1 11 (4.64%) Middleware
2 10 (4.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (1.27%) WPF
4 2 (0.84%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.84%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.08%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.38%) IVR
4 7 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.11%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.11%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.27%) PMI
8 2 (0.84%) Life Science
8 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.84%) NHS
8 2 (0.84%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.42%) EPoS
9 1 (0.42%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.11%) Windows
2 2 (0.84%) AIX
2 2 (0.84%) Linux
2 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (57.81%) Project Management
2 114 (48.10%) PRINCE2
3 67 (28.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (17.30%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (14.77%) ITIL
6 34 (14.35%) Change Management
7 29 (12.24%) Risk Management
8 22 (9.28%) Presales
9 21 (8.86%) ERP
10 18 (7.59%) Business Transformation
11 17 (7.17%) Customer Engagement
12 16 (6.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (6.75%) Process Improvement
13 15 (6.33%) SDLC
13 15 (6.33%) Time Management
14 14 (5.91%) Service Management
14 14 (5.91%) Waterfall
15 13 (5.49%) ITSM
16 10 (4.22%) Matrix Management
16 10 (4.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.80%) C#
2 4 (1.69%) SQL
3 1 (0.42%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (11.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 25 (10.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (4.64%) APMP
4 10 (4.22%) Degree
4 10 (4.22%) ISEB
5 7 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.11%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.69%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.27%) PMP
9 2 (0.84%) CISSP
10 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.86%) Oracle
3 17 (7.17%) SAP
3 17 (7.17%) ServiceNow
4 10 (4.22%) Remedy
5 3 (1.27%) Cisco
5 3 (1.27%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.27%) VMware
6 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.42%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.42%) EMC
7 1 (0.42%) HP
7 1 (0.42%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.42%) NetApp
7 1 (0.42%) Pega
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