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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 150 198 175
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 68 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 0.28% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.29% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 62 9 24
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £44,900 £35,075
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,000 £56,750
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
5282 5120 5163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.80% 95.42% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4394 4242 4382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Coventry +20 33 £45,250 +0.55% 1
Birmingham +22 16 £58,750 -6.00% 3
Walsall +7 11 £47,500 +3.82% 1
Warwickshire +6 4 £42,500 -10.52%
Dudley - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £47,500 -
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 79 (63.20%) PRINCE2
2 78 (62.40%) Project Management
3 37 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (24.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (21.60%) Finance
6 26 (20.80%) Change Management
7 18 (14.40%) Waterfall
8 16 (12.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 15 (12.00%) MS Project
9 15 (12.00%) ERP
9 15 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 14 (11.20%) Risk Management
11 13 (10.40%) Scrum
11 13 (10.40%) ITIL
11 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
11 13 (10.40%) Portfolio Management
12 12 (9.60%) Logistics
12 12 (9.60%) Service Delivery
13 10 (8.00%) Retail
14 9 (7.20%) MS Excel
14 9 (7.20%) CRM
14 9 (7.20%) SharePoint
15 8 (6.40%) .NET
15 8 (6.40%) Programme Management
15 8 (6.40%) Military
15 8 (6.40%) Project Planning
16 7 (5.60%) Degree
16 7 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (5.60%) Legal
16 7 (5.60%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (7.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (12.00%) MS Project
2 9 (7.20%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.40%) MS Office
4 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Movex
1 3 (2.40%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.80%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.80%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.80%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.80%) Sage 300 ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.80%) Firewall
2 2 (1.60%) WebEx
3 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.60%) QlikView
2 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.80%) JIRA
General
1 27 (21.60%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Retail
3 8 (6.40%) Military
4 7 (5.60%) Legal
5 6 (4.80%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.80%) Banking
5 6 (4.80%) Marketing
6 3 (2.40%) Electronics
7 2 (1.60%) Law
8 1 (0.80%) Back Office
8 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.80%) Automotive
8 1 (0.80%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.40%) .NET
2 3 (2.40%) WPF
3 1 (0.80%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (0.80%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.80%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.40%) Data Conversion
1 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.60%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.60%) SCADA
3 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.80%) EPoS
3 1 (0.80%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (63.20%) PRINCE2
2 78 (62.40%) Project Management
3 37 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (24.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (20.80%) Change Management
6 18 (14.40%) Waterfall
7 15 (12.00%) ERP
8 14 (11.20%) Risk Management
9 13 (10.40%) Scrum
9 13 (10.40%) ITIL
9 13 (10.40%) Portfolio Management
10 12 (9.60%) Logistics
10 12 (9.60%) Service Delivery
11 9 (7.20%) CRM
12 8 (6.40%) Project Planning
12 8 (6.40%) Programme Management
13 7 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (5.60%) Migration
14 6 (4.80%) SIEM
14 6 (4.80%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.80%) C#
2 3 (2.40%) Java
3 2 (1.60%) SQL
4 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (12.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 15 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (5.60%) Degree
4 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.80%) PMP
4 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.40%) JD Edwards
3 1 (0.80%) Sage
3 1 (0.80%) Infor
3 1 (0.80%) RedPrairie
3 1 (0.80%) Adobe
3 1 (0.80%) SAP
3 1 (0.80%) IBM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £60k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Walsall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Telford or...
HMRC
Salary: Up to £100,000 Salary plus Pension
Posted: 18 days ago