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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 33 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 361 387 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.87% 6.82% 6.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.10% 7.04% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 294 327 285
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
5918 5497 5230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.17% 96.88% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4558 4435
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 0 145 £50,000 -9.09% 11
Coventry -14 44 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Warwickshire +20 35 £52,500 +77.96% 5
Shropshire -7 32 £45,000 -7.45% 5
Staffordshire -20 27 £43,500 -13.00% 2
Worcestershire +16 19 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Solihull +1 14 £46,250 -9.75% 2
Wolverhampton -6 7 £55,000 +22.22%
Walsall -6 6 £39,050 -17.78% 1
West Bromwich -6 2 £55,000 +83.33% 3
Herefordshire -9 2 - - 1
Dudley -3 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Wednesbury - 1 £37,500 - 1
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 411 (57.08%) Project Management
2 310 (43.06%) PRINCE2
3 202 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
4 197 (27.36%) Finance
5 159 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 110 (15.28%) Data Centre
7 109 (15.14%) ITIL
8 107 (14.86%) Retail
9 89 (12.36%) Change Management
10 70 (9.72%) Scrum
11 58 (8.06%) PRINCE
11 58 (8.06%) Process Improvement
12 57 (7.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 55 (7.64%) Customer Engagement
13 55 (7.64%) Risk Management
14 54 (7.50%) CRM
15 51 (7.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 50 (6.94%) Project Planning
17 49 (6.81%) ERP
17 49 (6.81%) Waterfall
18 48 (6.67%) QA
18 48 (6.67%) Microsoft
19 47 (6.53%) Matrix Organization
20 46 (6.39%) ServiceNow
20 46 (6.39%) Continuous Improvement
21 45 (6.25%) Manufacturing
22 44 (6.11%) E-Commerce
23 43 (5.97%) SAP
23 43 (5.97%) PMI Certification
24 42 (5.83%) PMP

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 9 (1.25%) CMS
1 9 (1.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.42%) Confluence
2 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.28%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 32 (4.44%) MS Project
2 24 (3.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 32 (4.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 18 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.97%) SAP R/3
5 5 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.69%) SAP CO
5 5 (0.69%) SAP FI
5 5 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.28%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.28%) Sage CRM
6 2 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.28%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.14%) JDE World
7 1 (0.14%) Maximo
7 1 (0.14%) MFGPRO
7 1 (0.14%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.19%) SaaS
2 7 (0.97%) Office 365
3 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.42%) IaaS
5 2 (0.28%) PaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.19%) WAN
2 16 (2.22%) Unified Communications
3 13 (1.81%) VoIP
4 12 (1.67%) PABX
5 10 (1.39%) GSM
5 10 (1.39%) PBX
5 10 (1.39%) Wireless
6 9 (1.25%) LAN
7 6 (0.83%) Firewall
7 6 (0.83%) SAN
8 4 (0.56%) Internet
8 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.42%) DHCP
9 3 (0.42%) SMTP
9 3 (0.42%) VPN
10 2 (0.28%) Broadband
10 2 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.28%) MPLS
11 1 (0.14%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.28%) MySQL
2 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.14%) Big Data
3 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (2.22%) JIRA
2 4 (0.56%) JIRA Agile
General
1 197 (27.36%) Finance
2 107 (14.86%) Retail
3 45 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 41 (5.69%) Telecoms
5 24 (3.33%) Banking
6 20 (2.78%) Back Office
7 12 (1.67%) Marketing
8 9 (1.25%) Automotive
8 9 (1.25%) Publishing
9 8 (1.11%) Billing
9 8 (1.11%) Local Government
10 5 (0.69%) Advertising
11 4 (0.56%) Law
11 4 (0.56%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Front Office
12 2 (0.28%) Games
12 2 (0.28%) German Language
12 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.25%) .NET
2 6 (0.83%) Middleware
3 4 (0.56%) Velocity
4 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.28%) CSS
4 2 (0.28%) HTML
5 1 (0.14%) EDI
5 1 (0.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 110 (15.28%) Data Centre
2 37 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (2.08%) Virtual Team
4 12 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.39%) Credit Risk
5 10 (1.39%) Driving Licence
5 10 (1.39%) IVR
5 10 (1.39%) Life Science
5 10 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 7 (0.97%) EPoS
7 6 (0.83%) Management Information System
7 6 (0.83%) User Experience
8 4 (0.56%) CCTV
8 4 (0.56%) e-Learning
8 4 (0.56%) PMI
8 4 (0.56%) Smart Meter
8 4 (0.56%) Social Media
9 3 (0.42%) Fintech
9 3 (0.42%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.42%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (1.94%) Windows
2 7 (0.97%) Linux
3 4 (0.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.42%) VMS
5 2 (0.28%) AIX
5 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.28%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (57.08%) Project Management
2 310 (43.06%) PRINCE2
3 202 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 109 (15.14%) ITIL
6 89 (12.36%) Change Management
7 70 (9.72%) Scrum
8 58 (8.06%) PRINCE
8 58 (8.06%) Process Improvement
9 55 (7.64%) Customer Engagement
9 55 (7.64%) Risk Management
10 54 (7.50%) CRM
11 50 (6.94%) Project Planning
12 49 (6.81%) ERP
12 49 (6.81%) Waterfall
13 47 (6.53%) Matrix Organization
14 46 (6.39%) Continuous Improvement
15 44 (6.11%) E-Commerce
16 42 (5.83%) Presales
17 34 (4.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (3.33%) Java
2 9 (1.25%) SQL
3 4 (0.56%) C
3 4 (0.56%) C#
4 2 (0.28%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.14%) Delphi
5 1 (0.14%) PHP
5 1 (0.14%) RPG
5 1 (0.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 57 (7.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 51 (7.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 43 (5.97%) PMI Certification
4 42 (5.83%) PMP
5 37 (5.14%) APMP
5 37 (5.14%) Degree
6 9 (1.25%) ISEB
7 6 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.83%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.42%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.28%) CISSP
10 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.14%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.28%) Firmware
2 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 48 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 46 (6.39%) ServiceNow
3 43 (5.97%) SAP
4 32 (4.44%) Remedy
5 27 (3.75%) Oracle
6 13 (1.81%) VMware
7 10 (1.39%) Cisco
8 9 (1.25%) JD Edwards
9 7 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.56%) Citrix
10 4 (0.56%) Juniper
10 4 (0.56%) NEC
10 4 (0.56%) Sage
11 3 (0.42%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.42%) Computacenter
12 2 (0.28%) FrontRange
12 2 (0.28%) Google
12 2 (0.28%) Lagan
12 2 (0.28%) Northgate
12 2 (0.28%) Oneserve
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 20 minutes ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competetive Rate + Excelent bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: 75K (Pro rota)
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £58000 - £64000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pentasia Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: £excellent + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Holland and Barrett
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Excellent Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wednesbury, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £43,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago