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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 63 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 16 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.27% 4.49% 4.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 4.65% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 18
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,500 £41,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
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
699 624 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 99.01% 96.59% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 563 530 410
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 +1 7 £45,000 -14.28%
Stafford -1 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Lichfield -7 1 £33,500 -39.09%
Project Manager
West Midlands

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 30 (63.83%) Project Management
2 20 (42.55%) PRINCE2
3 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (31.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (29.79%) Finance
6 12 (25.53%) QA
7 11 (23.40%) Supplier Management
7 11 (23.40%) Project Planning
8 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
8 9 (19.15%) Change Management
8 9 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (17.02%) ERP
9 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
9 8 (17.02%) Retail
9 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
10 7 (14.89%) MS Project
10 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
10 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
10 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (12.77%) Service Management
11 6 (12.77%) Project Governance
11 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
12 5 (10.64%) SAN
12 5 (10.64%) Transition Management
13 4 (8.51%) Cisco
13 4 (8.51%) Citrix
13 4 (8.51%) VMware
13 4 (8.51%) VMware Server
13 4 (8.51%) Agile Project Management
14 3 (6.38%) PMP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Project
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Games
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Project Management
2 20 (42.55%) PRINCE2
3 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (31.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (23.40%) Supplier Management
5 11 (23.40%) Project Planning
6 9 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
6 9 (19.15%) Change Management
7 8 (17.02%) ERP
7 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
8 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
8 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
9 6 (12.77%) Service Management
9 6 (12.77%) Project Governance
10 5 (10.64%) Transition Management
11 4 (8.51%) Agile Project Management
12 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
12 3 (6.38%) Information Security
12 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C++
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) PMP
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) HNC
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Cisco
1 4 (8.51%) Citrix
1 4 (8.51%) VMware
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