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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 49 33 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 290 326 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.00% 6.14% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.21% 6.37% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 229 279 208
Median salary £52,500 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £35,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
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
5561 5116 5468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.93% 96.31% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 4271 4562
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Project Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager across the West Midlands region.

Project Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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 Project Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 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 -10 135 £50,000 - 7
Coventry -16 44 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Warwickshire +7 39 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Shropshire -8 15 £43,750 -6.41% 1
Worcestershire +14 10 £53,750 +13.15% 1
Staffordshire -21 9 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Solihull +8 7 £47,500 +7.95% 2
West Bromwich - 5 £55,000 -
Walsall -1 4 £35,000 -26.31%
Wednesbury - 2 £35,000 -
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 342 (52.78%) Project Management
2 293 (45.22%) PRINCE2
3 197 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
4 196 (30.25%) Finance
5 150 (23.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 110 (16.98%) Retail
7 89 (13.73%) Data Centre
8 79 (12.19%) Change Management
8 79 (12.19%) ITIL
9 76 (11.73%) Scrum
10 67 (10.34%) Waterfall
11 62 (9.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 61 (9.41%) Risk Management
13 58 (8.95%) Matrix Organization
14 57 (8.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 56 (8.64%) PRINCE
16 50 (7.72%) CRM
16 50 (7.72%) Continuous Improvement
17 48 (7.41%) Project Planning
18 46 (7.10%) QA
19 45 (6.94%) Manufacturing
20 43 (6.64%) SAP
21 42 (6.48%) Degree
22 41 (6.33%) E-Commerce
22 41 (6.33%) Software Delivery
23 40 (6.17%) ERP
23 40 (6.17%) PMP
24 39 (6.02%) Microsoft
24 39 (6.02%) Process Improvement
25 38 (5.86%) MS Project

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 8 (1.23%) CMS
2 5 (0.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 38 (5.86%) MS Project
2 32 (4.94%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.16%) MS Office
4 5 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 18 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.70%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (1.23%) SAP R/3
5 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.31%) Sage 300 ERP
6 2 (0.31%) Sage CRM
6 2 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.31%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.15%) DELMIA
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.15%) ENOVIA
7 1 (0.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.15%) Magento
7 1 (0.15%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.85%) SaaS
2 5 (0.77%) Office 365
3 3 (0.46%) IaaS
4 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.31%) PaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Force.com
5 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.55%) WAN
2 19 (2.93%) Internet
3 8 (1.23%) VoIP
4 7 (1.08%) LAN
5 6 (0.93%) GSM
5 6 (0.93%) PBX
5 6 (0.93%) Unified Communications
5 6 (0.93%) Wireless
6 4 (0.62%) Firewall
6 4 (0.62%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.46%) DHCP
7 3 (0.46%) SAN
7 3 (0.46%) SMTP
7 3 (0.46%) VPN
8 2 (0.31%) Broadband
9 1 (0.15%) 3G
9 1 (0.15%) 4G
9 1 (0.15%) HTTP
9 1 (0.15%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.31%) Big Data
1 2 (0.31%) SQL Server
1 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.15%) MySQL
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (3.09%) JIRA
2 8 (1.23%) JIRA Agile
General
1 196 (30.25%) Finance
2 110 (16.98%) Retail
3 45 (6.94%) Manufacturing
4 34 (5.25%) Telecoms
5 27 (4.17%) Banking
6 14 (2.16%) Back Office
7 13 (2.01%) Billing
8 11 (1.70%) Automotive
8 11 (1.70%) Publishing
9 8 (1.23%) Law
10 6 (0.93%) Advertising
10 6 (0.93%) Marketing
11 5 (0.77%) Legal
11 5 (0.77%) Local Government
12 4 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.31%) Front Office
13 2 (0.31%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) French Language
14 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.23%) .NET
2 6 (0.93%) Velocity
3 4 (0.62%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.62%) CSS
3 4 (0.62%) HTML
3 4 (0.62%) Middleware
4 1 (0.15%) J2EE
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.15%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 89 (13.73%) Data Centre
2 34 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (2.31%) Internet of Things
3 15 (2.31%) Smart Home
4 11 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.54%) Life Science
5 10 (1.54%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.54%) PMI
6 8 (1.23%) Credit Risk
6 8 (1.23%) Virtual Team
7 7 (1.08%) Driving Licence
8 6 (0.93%) IVR
8 6 (0.93%) User Experience
9 5 (0.77%) EPoS
10 4 (0.62%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.62%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.46%) NHS
12 2 (0.31%) Economics
12 2 (0.31%) iPad
12 2 (0.31%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.54%) Windows
2 4 (0.62%) Linux
2 4 (0.62%) VMS
3 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.15%) Unix
4 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (52.78%) Project Management
2 293 (45.22%) PRINCE2
3 197 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (23.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 79 (12.19%) Change Management
5 79 (12.19%) ITIL
6 76 (11.73%) Scrum
7 67 (10.34%) Waterfall
8 61 (9.41%) Risk Management
9 58 (8.95%) Matrix Organization
10 56 (8.64%) PRINCE
11 50 (7.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 50 (7.72%) CRM
12 48 (7.41%) Project Planning
13 41 (6.33%) E-Commerce
13 41 (6.33%) Software Delivery
14 40 (6.17%) ERP
15 39 (6.02%) Process Improvement
16 37 (5.71%) Presales
17 36 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (4.32%) Java
2 8 (1.23%) SQL
3 5 (0.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.62%) C#
5 3 (0.46%) C
6 2 (0.31%) X++
7 1 (0.15%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.15%) Delphi
7 1 (0.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (9.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 57 (8.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 42 (6.48%) Degree
4 40 (6.17%) PMP
5 31 (4.78%) PMI Certification
6 30 (4.63%) APMP
7 4 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.62%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.46%) ISEB
8 3 (0.46%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.10%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.31%) Firmware
Vendors
1 43 (6.64%) SAP
2 39 (6.02%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.01%) Oracle
4 24 (3.70%) ServiceNow
5 18 (2.78%) Remedy
6 15 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.39%) Computacenter
8 8 (1.23%) Sage
9 7 (1.08%) Cisco
10 6 (0.93%) VMware
11 4 (0.62%) Citrix
11 4 (0.62%) Juniper
12 3 (0.46%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.31%) Adobe
13 2 (0.31%) FrontRange
13 2 (0.31%) Google
13 2 (0.31%) hybris
13 2 (0.31%) Lagan
13 2 (0.31%) Northgate
13 2 (0.31%) Oneserve
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £35k - 52k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago