The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 14 13 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.41% 9.68% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.41% 10.11% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 1
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +17.94%
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 Walsall 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
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
68 89 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 100.00% 95.70% 98.61%
Number of salaries quoted 54 77 69
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +28.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £50,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Walsall

Project Manager
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) APMP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (25.00%) APMP