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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 155 137 187
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +50
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 56 46 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.10% 1.04% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.09% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 13
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £37,500 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.38%
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
4841 4236 4635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.03% 95.32% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4160 3497 3930
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -5 24 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Staffordshire -1 7 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Coventry -15 7 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Warwickshire -8 4 - -
Solihull -4 2 £45,000 +2.85% 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 27 March 2015, 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 71 (68.93%) PRINCE2
2 48 (46.60%) Project Management
3 25 (24.27%) Finance
4 21 (20.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (14.56%) Retail
6 14 (13.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (11.65%) Logistics
9 10 (9.71%) Telecoms
9 10 (9.71%) ITIL
9 10 (9.71%) MS Project
10 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
10 9 (8.74%) Matrix Management
11 8 (7.77%) Resource Management
11 8 (7.77%) Project Planning
11 8 (7.77%) Service Delivery
12 7 (6.80%) Change Management
12 7 (6.80%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 7 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (5.83%) Banking
13 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
13 6 (5.83%) ERP
14 5 (4.85%) E-Commerce
15 4 (3.88%) PMP
15 4 (3.88%) PMI Certification
15 4 (3.88%) Risk Management
15 4 (3.88%) Programme Management
15 4 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
16 3 (2.91%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) MS Project
2 3 (2.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Movex
1 3 (2.91%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.97%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (0.97%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (24.27%) Finance
2 15 (14.56%) Retail
3 10 (9.71%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.83%) Banking
5 3 (2.91%) Marketing
6 2 (1.94%) Electronics
6 2 (1.94%) Automotive
7 1 (0.97%) Legal
7 1 (0.97%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (2.91%) .NET
2 3 (2.91%) EDI
2 3 (2.91%) Middleware
3 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.97%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.97%) WPF
3 1 (0.97%) J2EE
3 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.91%) Data Conversion
1 3 (2.91%) Data Integration
1 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.97%) FMCG
2 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (68.93%) PRINCE2
2 48 (46.60%) Project Management
3 14 (13.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.65%) Logistics
6 10 (9.71%) ITIL
7 9 (8.74%) Matrix Management
8 8 (7.77%) Project Planning
8 8 (7.77%) Service Delivery
8 8 (7.77%) Resource Management
9 7 (6.80%) Change Management
9 7 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.83%) ERP
11 5 (4.85%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.88%) Risk Management
12 4 (3.88%) Programme Management
12 4 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (2.91%) Investment Management
13 3 (2.91%) Kanban
13 3 (2.91%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.91%) C#
1 3 (2.91%) SQL
2 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.97%) Objective-C
2 1 (0.97%) Java
2 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (20.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (3.88%) PMP
3 4 (3.88%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.94%) Degree
5 1 (0.97%) MCSE
5 1 (0.97%) MCSA
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.97%) Adobe
2 1 (0.97%) JD Edwards
2 1 (0.97%) Sage
2 1 (0.97%) Infor
2 1 (0.97%) RedPrairie
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle
2 1 (0.97%) SAP
Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits, great role!
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £56000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago