The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 187 150 146
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 51 77 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.84% 1.45% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.50% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 48 56 61
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,190 £27,500 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,250 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -4.04%
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
5858 5143 4966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.38% 97.11% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4617 4308 4188
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

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 26 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -10 20 £50,000 -2.43%
Warwickshire -3 11 £43,000 +1.17%
Coventry +3 7 £47,500 -9.52%
Staffordshire -1 6 £57,500 +25.68%
Shropshire -15 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Walsall - 1 £39,100 -
Worcestershire - 1 £62,500 -
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 80 (68.38%) Project Management
2 51 (43.59%) PRINCE2
3 32 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.37%) ITIL
4 25 (21.37%) Finance
5 19 (16.24%) Business Analysis
6 18 (15.38%) Data Centre
7 16 (13.68%) Customer Engagement
8 15 (12.82%) Remedy ITSM
8 15 (12.82%) ServiceNow
8 15 (12.82%) Process Improvement
8 15 (12.82%) ITSM
8 15 (12.82%) Service Management
8 15 (12.82%) Remedy
9 13 (11.11%) Retail
9 13 (11.11%) Presales
10 12 (10.26%) SaaS
10 12 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (8.55%) Waterfall
11 10 (8.55%) ERP
12 8 (6.84%) SDLC
12 8 (6.84%) Scrum
12 8 (6.84%) CRM
13 7 (5.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (5.98%) Business Transformation
14 6 (5.13%) Change Management
14 6 (5.13%) PRINCE
14 6 (5.13%) PMP
15 5 (4.27%) PMI Certification
15 5 (4.27%) E-Commerce

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.56%) MS Office
1 3 (2.56%) MS Project
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (12.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
1 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA Agile
General
1 25 (21.37%) Finance
2 13 (11.11%) Retail
3 4 (3.42%) Back Office
4 3 (2.56%) Legal
4 3 (2.56%) Local Government
4 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.71%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Electronics
6 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.56%) .NET
2 2 (1.71%) WPF
3 1 (0.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.42%) EPoS
3 3 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.71%) NHS
5 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.85%) iPad
5 1 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.85%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (68.38%) Project Management
2 51 (43.59%) PRINCE2
3 32 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.37%) ITIL
5 19 (16.24%) Business Analysis
6 16 (13.68%) Customer Engagement
7 15 (12.82%) ITSM
7 15 (12.82%) Process Improvement
7 15 (12.82%) Service Management
8 13 (11.11%) Presales
9 12 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (8.55%) ERP
10 10 (8.55%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.84%) CRM
11 8 (6.84%) Scrum
11 8 (6.84%) SDLC
12 7 (5.98%) Business Transformation
13 6 (5.13%) Change Management
13 6 (5.13%) PRINCE
14 5 (4.27%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.56%) C#
2 2 (1.71%) C
3 1 (0.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (5.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (5.13%) PMP
3 5 (4.27%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) Degree
6 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 15 (12.82%) Remedy
1 15 (12.82%) ServiceNow
2 5 (4.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.42%) SAP
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle
4 2 (1.71%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.85%) Google
5 1 (0.85%) Hummingbird
5 1 (0.85%) JD Edwards