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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 164 160 184
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 44 31 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.75% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.80% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 9
Average salary £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £37,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £59,000 £54,200
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
4859 3890 4498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.09% 94.60% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4193 3173 3859
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 27 February 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 February 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 +1 26 £52,500 +12.90% 5
Coventry -20 4 £50,000 -2.43% 1
Staffordshire -9 3 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Solihull -1 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Warwickshire -11 1 - - 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 February 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 54 (63.53%) PRINCE2
2 40 (47.06%) Project Management
3 21 (24.71%) Finance
4 17 (20.00%) Retail
5 15 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (10.59%) MS Project
9 8 (9.41%) ITIL
9 8 (9.41%) Project Planning
9 8 (9.41%) Resource Management
10 7 (8.24%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 6 (7.06%) Logistics
11 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
12 5 (5.88%) CRM
12 5 (5.88%) Programme Management
12 5 (5.88%) Risk Management
12 5 (5.88%) Matrix Management
13 4 (4.71%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (4.71%) Investment Management
13 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (4.71%) Wealth Management
13 4 (4.71%) PMP
13 4 (4.71%) PMI Certification
14 3 (3.53%) PRINCE
14 3 (3.53%) EDI
14 3 (3.53%) Middleware
14 3 (3.53%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Project
2 3 (3.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.18%) EDRMS
1 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (24.71%) Finance
2 17 (20.00%) Retail
3 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.35%) Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Automotive
5 2 (2.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.18%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Electronics
6 1 (1.18%) Games
6 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (3.53%) EDI
2 3 (3.53%) Middleware
3 1 (1.18%) .NET
3 1 (1.18%) J2EE
3 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.53%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.18%) FMCG
2 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (63.53%) PRINCE2
2 40 (47.06%) Project Management
3 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.41%) ITIL
5 8 (9.41%) Project Planning
5 8 (9.41%) Resource Management
6 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
6 6 (7.06%) Logistics
7 5 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.88%) CRM
7 5 (5.88%) Matrix Management
7 5 (5.88%) Programme Management
8 4 (4.71%) Wealth Management
8 4 (4.71%) Investment Management
9 3 (3.53%) Kanban
9 3 (3.53%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.53%) Change Control
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.35%) SQL
2 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.18%) C
2 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (4.71%) PMP
2 4 (4.71%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.18%) VCP4
3 1 (1.18%) MCSE
3 1 (1.18%) MCSA
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle
2 1 (1.18%) SAP
2 1 (1.18%) IBM
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Staffordshire
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