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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 161 152 156
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 66 60 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.18% 1.21% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.25% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 55 58 26
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,550 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,750 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
5371 4794 4071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.10% 96.99% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4487 4180 3357
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -13 18 £47,500 -3.55% 1
Warwickshire -16 11 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Coventry -3 10 £55,000 +8.91% 2
Staffordshire +1 7 £50,000 - 2
Walsall - 3 £42,500 -
Solihull +8 2 £46,250 +8.82%
Worcestershire 0 2 £57,500 +43.75%
Shropshire +7 1 £70,000 +35.92%
West Bromwich - 1 - -
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 78 (73.58%) Project Management
2 45 (42.45%) PRINCE2
3 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (28.30%) Business Analysis
4 30 (28.30%) Finance
5 20 (18.87%) ERP
6 17 (16.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (14.15%) Presales
8 14 (13.21%) SaaS
9 11 (10.38%) CRM
9 11 (10.38%) ITIL
10 10 (9.43%) Microsoft
10 10 (9.43%) MS Excel
10 10 (9.43%) Change Management
11 9 (8.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (8.49%) Agile Project Management
11 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
12 8 (7.55%) Business Transformation
12 8 (7.55%) Risk Management
13 7 (6.60%) Data Management
13 7 (6.60%) Scrum
13 7 (6.60%) Manufacturing
14 6 (5.66%) Programme Management
14 6 (5.66%) Matrix Management
14 6 (5.66%) Degree
15 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
15 5 (4.72%) Customer Engagement
15 5 (4.72%) Legal
15 5 (4.72%) C#
15 5 (4.72%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (4.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.94%) CMS
2 1 (0.94%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.77%) MS Project
3 3 (2.83%) MS Office
3 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.89%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 30 (28.30%) Finance
2 7 (6.60%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.72%) Legal
4 4 (3.77%) Automotive
4 4 (3.77%) Retail
5 3 (2.83%) Military
6 2 (1.89%) Back Office
6 2 (1.89%) Law
6 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.94%) Electronics
7 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) .NET
2 4 (3.77%) WPF
3 1 (0.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.83%) NHS
4 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.94%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (73.58%) Project Management
2 45 (42.45%) PRINCE2
3 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (28.30%) Business Analysis
5 20 (18.87%) ERP
6 17 (16.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (14.15%) Presales
8 11 (10.38%) CRM
8 11 (10.38%) ITIL
9 10 (9.43%) Change Management
10 9 (8.49%) Agile Project Management
10 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
11 8 (7.55%) Business Transformation
11 8 (7.55%) Risk Management
12 7 (6.60%) Data Management
12 7 (6.60%) Scrum
13 6 (5.66%) Matrix Management
13 6 (5.66%) Programme Management
14 5 (4.72%) Customer Engagement
15 4 (3.77%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (8.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (5.66%) Degree
3 4 (3.77%) ISEB
3 4 (3.77%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.83%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.83%) PMP
5 1 (0.94%) APMP
5 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.77%) Remedy
2 4 (3.77%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.83%) SAP
4 1 (0.94%) Hummingbird
4 1 (0.94%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 27 days ago