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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 15 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 12 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.82% 3.98% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.76% 4.12% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -26.08%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
123 194 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 90.44% 96.52% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 85 152 156
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (24.00%) EDI
3 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) ERP
4 5 (20.00%) JD Edwards
4 5 (20.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.00%) Retail
4 5 (20.00%) SaaS
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (16.00%) SAP
5 4 (16.00%) Finance
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.00%) SAP Certification
6 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (12.00%) Games
6 3 (12.00%) Billing
6 3 (12.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) MS Project
7 2 (8.00%) Back Office
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.00%) ISEB
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
8 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.00%) Validation

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (8.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) SaaS
General
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.00%) Games
3 3 (12.00%) Billing
4 2 (8.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (20.00%) ERP
4 5 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Logistics
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Line Management
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
1 5 (20.00%) JD Edwards
2 4 (16.00%) SAP
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
Midlands
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago