The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 34 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 311 239 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.79% 4.30% 4.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.11% 4.54% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 249 203 184
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5089 5268 4657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.75% 94.82% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4263 4419 4062
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 25 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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 +28 130 £55,000 +10.00% 18
Coventry +12 49 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Warwickshire +3 35 £42,000 -16.83% 3
Staffordshire -26 20 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Walsall +16 17 £46,000 +17.94% 1
Solihull +1 16 £52,500 +10.52%
Wolverhampton -1 7 £47,500 +26.66%
Shropshire +4 5 £47,500 +8.57% 2
Worcestershire 0 5 £44,500 +50.84% 4
West Bromwich - 4 £55,000 -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 295 (49.58%) Project Management
2 248 (41.68%) PRINCE2
3 215 (36.13%) Finance
4 120 (20.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 84 (14.12%) Retail
6 81 (13.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 62 (10.42%) Microsoft
8 57 (9.58%) ERP
9 54 (9.08%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (8.74%) MS Project
11 50 (8.40%) Scrum
12 44 (7.39%) ITIL
12 44 (7.39%) CRM
12 44 (7.39%) PRINCE
13 41 (6.89%) Change Management
14 40 (6.72%) Banking
15 39 (6.55%) Security Cleared
16 38 (6.39%) Degree
17 37 (6.22%) SC Cleared
17 37 (6.22%) Business Analysis
18 35 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 34 (5.71%) Waterfall
19 34 (5.71%) E-Commerce
20 31 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
21 30 (5.04%) Oracle
22 29 (4.87%) Management Information System
23 28 (4.71%) Java
23 28 (4.71%) QA
24 27 (4.54%) MS Excel
24 27 (4.54%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (0.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (0.50%) CMS
3 2 (0.34%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.17%) Lync
Applications
1 52 (8.74%) MS Project
2 27 (4.54%) MS Excel
3 21 (3.53%) MS Office
4 15 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (2.18%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.34%) InDesign
6 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (2.69%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (2.02%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.67%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.34%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.34%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.34%) Maximo
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.17%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.17%) CA Clarity
6 1 (0.17%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.17%) Movex
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.17%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.68%) SaaS
2 8 (1.34%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.68%) WAN
2 8 (1.34%) Firewall
3 7 (1.18%) SAN
4 5 (0.84%) Internet
5 3 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.50%) NAS
5 3 (0.50%) LAN
6 2 (0.34%) Multicast
7 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.17%) HTTP
7 1 (0.17%) Wireless
7 1 (0.17%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.17%) EDMS
3 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (0.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.34%) Axure RP
General
1 215 (36.13%) Finance
2 84 (14.12%) Retail
3 40 (6.72%) Banking
4 27 (4.54%) Manufacturing
4 27 (4.54%) Telecoms
5 25 (4.20%) Marketing
6 22 (3.70%) Automotive
7 14 (2.35%) German Language
8 12 (2.02%) Back Office
9 11 (1.85%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.51%) Legal
11 4 (0.67%) Electronics
11 4 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.67%) Law
12 3 (0.50%) Advertising
13 2 (0.34%) Publishing
13 2 (0.34%) Billing
14 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.70%) .NET
2 8 (1.34%) J2EE
3 5 (0.84%) Silverlight
4 4 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (0.67%) Middleware
4 4 (0.67%) Web Services
4 4 (0.67%) XML
5 3 (0.50%) Swing
5 3 (0.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.50%) CSS
5 3 (0.50%) HTML
5 3 (0.50%) WPF
6 1 (0.17%) WCF
6 1 (0.17%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.87%) Management Information System
2 19 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (1.68%) Mobile App
4 9 (1.51%) NHS
5 7 (1.18%) PMI
6 6 (1.01%) Social Media
7 5 (0.84%) EPoS
8 3 (0.50%) DTV
8 3 (0.50%) Informatics
8 3 (0.50%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.34%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.34%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.34%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.17%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.17%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.35%) Windows
2 8 (1.34%) Windows 7
3 5 (0.84%) UNIX
4 4 (0.67%) Android
4 4 (0.67%) Linux
5 3 (0.50%) VMS
6 2 (0.34%) Solaris
7 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (49.58%) Project Management
2 248 (41.68%) PRINCE2
3 120 (20.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (9.58%) ERP
5 54 (9.08%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (8.40%) Scrum
7 44 (7.39%) CRM
7 44 (7.39%) PRINCE
7 44 (7.39%) ITIL
8 41 (6.89%) Change Management
9 37 (6.22%) Business Analysis
10 34 (5.71%) E-Commerce
10 34 (5.71%) Waterfall
11 31 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (4.37%) Project Planning
12 26 (4.37%) Matrix Management
13 25 (4.20%) Migration
14 20 (3.36%) Risk Management
15 19 (3.19%) Programme Management
16 18 (3.03%) OO
Programming Languages
1 28 (4.71%) Java
2 10 (1.68%) C#
3 8 (1.34%) SQL
4 5 (0.84%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.67%) C++
6 2 (0.34%) PHP
7 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 81 (13.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 39 (6.55%) Security Cleared
3 38 (6.39%) Degree
4 37 (6.22%) SC Cleared
5 35 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 17 (2.86%) PMI Certification
7 14 (2.35%) PMP
8 8 (1.34%) APMP
9 7 (1.18%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 7 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.67%) ISEB
11 2 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.34%) HNC
11 2 (0.34%) CCNP
11 2 (0.34%) CCNA
12 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.71%) QA
2 7 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.50%) COSO
4 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.50%) SLA
5 2 (0.34%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.17%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (0.50%) VMware Server
2 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.67%) SCCM
2 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.04%) Oracle
3 22 (3.70%) SAP
4 14 (2.35%) Cisco
5 13 (2.18%) Fujitsu
6 8 (1.34%) Citrix
7 7 (1.18%) CheckPoint
7 7 (1.18%) VMware
8 5 (0.84%) F5
9 4 (0.67%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.50%) NetApp
10 3 (0.50%) Retek
10 3 (0.50%) IBM
10 3 (0.50%) hybris
10 3 (0.50%) RedPrairie
10 3 (0.50%) EMC
11 2 (0.34%) ATG
11 2 (0.34%) Trayport
11 2 (0.34%) 3PAR
11 2 (0.34%) Facebook
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Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £47000.00 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, £6,180 Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
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Salary: 45-50k
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
QUANTICA
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
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Salary: £55000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Aximis West
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Aximis West
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Birmingham
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
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Worcestershire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
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West Midlands
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