The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT 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
IT Project Manager
Rank 168 176 193
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 48 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.90% 0.49% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.52% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 43 20 10
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £31,000 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,743 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.39% -2.63%
IT 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 West 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5110 4608 4553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.42% 94.97% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4529 3881 3988
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Project Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

IT Project Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Birmingham +9 30 £42,500 -5.55%
Coventry - 11 £47,500 - 1
Solihull -6 3 £39,000 -
Staffordshire +2 1 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Willenhall - 1 £39,000 -
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 35 (56.45%) Project Management
2 34 (54.84%) PRINCE2
3 19 (30.65%) Finance
4 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 13 (20.97%) Retail
5 11 (17.74%) Telecoms
6 8 (12.90%) MS Project
6 8 (12.90%) ITIL
6 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
7 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.06%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.45%) CRM
9 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.45%) Project Planning
9 4 (6.45%) Wealth Management
9 4 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (6.45%) Investment Management
9 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (4.84%) MS Office
10 3 (4.84%) EDI
10 3 (4.84%) PMP
10 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
10 3 (4.84%) PRINCE
10 3 (4.84%) Middleware
10 3 (4.84%) Legal
10 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
10 3 (4.84%) Resource Management
10 3 (4.84%) Matrix Management

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Project
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) Network Security
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) WAN
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) EDRMS
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Retail
3 11 (17.74%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.84%) Legal
4 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.23%) Automotive
5 2 (3.23%) Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Back Office
6 1 (1.61%) Games
6 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) EDI
1 3 (4.84%) Middleware
2 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.61%) FMCG
2 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
1 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) Project Management
2 34 (54.84%) PRINCE2
3 8 (12.90%) ITIL
3 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
4 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.06%) Programme Management
6 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.45%) CRM
6 4 (6.45%) Project Planning
6 4 (6.45%) Wealth Management
6 4 (6.45%) Investment Management
7 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.84%) Resource Management
7 3 (4.84%) Change Control
7 3 (4.84%) Matrix Management
7 3 (4.84%) PRINCE
8 2 (3.23%) B2C
8 2 (3.23%) UML
8 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.84%) PMP
3 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) MCSE
4 1 (1.61%) MCSA
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
1 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) IBM
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Posted: Yesterday
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