The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 16 2 16
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 20 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.64% 17.48% 5.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.90% 18.12% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 10
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -16.36%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
155 138 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 82.45% 96.50% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 116 90 164
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Project Manager
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Midlands region.

Project Manager Salary Trend in the Midlands

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 24 (96.00%) Project Management
2 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 18 (72.00%) PRINCE2
3 12 (48.00%) Retail
4 10 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 10 (40.00%) Degree
5 9 (36.00%) SDLC
5 9 (36.00%) Change Management
5 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
5 9 (36.00%) Banking
5 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (36.00%) Retail Banking
6 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
6 8 (32.00%) MS Project
6 8 (32.00%) PMP
6 8 (32.00%) PMI Certification
6 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (28.00%) Genesys
7 7 (28.00%) CTI
7 7 (28.00%) Avaya
7 7 (28.00%) Primavera
7 7 (28.00%) PBX
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco
7 7 (28.00%) IVR
7 7 (28.00%) PMBOK
7 7 (28.00%) Verint
8 6 (24.00%) MS Visio
8 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (24.00%) MS Office

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Project
2 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (24.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Primavera
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) PBX
1 7 (28.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) Retail
3 9 (36.00%) Retail Banking
3 9 (36.00%) Banking
4 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (12.00%) Games
6 2 (8.00%) Billing
7 1 (4.00%) Local Government
7 1 (4.00%) Marketing
7 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) IVR
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) DTV
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Project Management
2 18 (72.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
4 9 (36.00%) Change Management
4 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (36.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.00%) Time Management
7 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 8 (32.00%) PMP
2 8 (32.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.00%) SAP Certification
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Avaya
2 7 (28.00%) Genesys
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Verint
3 3 (12.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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