The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 40 42 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 34 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.35% 4.57% 7.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.47% 4.62% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 39
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,300
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
622 584 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.80% 98.82% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 564 464 472
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Project Manager
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +7 11 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Tamworth - 4 £62,500 -
Project Manager
West Midlands

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 34 (52.31%) PRINCE2
2 33 (50.77%) Project Management
3 21 (32.31%) Finance
3 21 (32.31%) SAN
4 17 (26.15%) VMware
5 14 (21.54%) Software Delivery
6 13 (20.00%) Firewall
7 12 (18.46%) .NET
8 9 (13.85%) .NET Framework
9 8 (12.31%) C#
9 8 (12.31%) ITIL
9 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
10 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
10 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
10 7 (10.77%) Supplier Management
10 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (10.77%) Critical Success Factor
11 6 (9.23%) Matrix Management
11 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.23%) VB
11 6 (9.23%) Citrix
11 6 (9.23%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
12 5 (7.69%) Service Management
12 5 (7.69%) Business Development
12 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
13 4 (6.15%) Logistics
13 4 (6.15%) Dynamics NAV
13 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.08%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Project
2 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.31%) SAN
2 13 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (4.62%) WAN
4 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.08%) Network Security
5 1 (1.54%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
General
1 21 (32.31%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.62%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Games
5 1 (1.54%) Back Office
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) .NET
2 9 (13.85%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.62%) Apache Flex
4 2 (3.08%) MXML
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.54%) HTML5
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.54%) CSS
5 1 (1.54%) SOAP
5 1 (1.54%) XHTML
5 1 (1.54%) Ajax
5 1 (1.54%) jQuery
5 1 (1.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Clustering
2 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (52.31%) PRINCE2
2 33 (50.77%) Project Management
3 14 (21.54%) Software Delivery
4 8 (12.31%) ITIL
5 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
5 7 (10.77%) Supplier Management
5 7 (10.77%) Critical Success Factor
6 6 (9.23%) Matrix Management
6 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.69%) Service Management
7 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.69%) Business Development
8 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.15%) Logistics
8 4 (6.15%) Transition Management
8 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.62%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.08%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.08%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.31%) C#
2 6 (9.23%) VB
3 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
3 3 (4.62%) Objective-C
3 3 (4.62%) Java
3 3 (4.62%) SQL
4 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (9.23%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.54%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) VMware
2 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.23%) Citrix
4 3 (4.62%) Adobe
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco
6 1 (1.54%) SAP
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