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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 6 4 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 10 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 15.38% 21.52% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.38% 22.67% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 1
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +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
65 75 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 100.00% 94.94% 92.75%
Number of salaries quoted 56 69 63
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £33,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £47,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (38.46%) ERP
1 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) MS Project
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) QA
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.69%) PMI
5 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
5 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
5 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (7.69%) APMP
5 1 (7.69%) Banking

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Project
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ERP
1 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
5 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (7.69%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft