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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 57 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 251 307 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.50% 6.06% 5.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.64% 6.24% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 202 241 283
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
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
5405 4923 5558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.90% 97.10% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4288 4148 4894
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -23 92 £52,250 +4.50% 10
Coventry +7 53 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Warwickshire +22 43 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Worcestershire +7 16 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Solihull -5 11 £48,750 -2.50% 3
Shropshire -15 6 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Staffordshire -39 5 £46,500 +5.08% 2
West Bromwich +6 4 £55,000 -
Bilston - 4 £57,500 -
Wolverhampton +5 2 £52,750 -4.09% 1
Walsall +14 1 £36,000 -24.21%
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 301 (54.53%) Project Management
2 261 (47.28%) PRINCE2
3 185 (33.51%) Finance
4 182 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
5 150 (27.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 87 (15.76%) Retail
7 73 (13.22%) Scrum
8 67 (12.14%) Waterfall
9 65 (11.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 64 (11.59%) Change Management
11 49 (8.88%) Risk Management
11 49 (8.88%) ITIL
12 45 (8.15%) Software Delivery
13 42 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 42 (7.61%) PMP
14 39 (7.07%) MS Project
14 39 (7.07%) Data Centre
15 37 (6.70%) Continuous Improvement
15 37 (6.70%) SAP
16 36 (6.52%) CRM
17 35 (6.34%) Degree
17 35 (6.34%) QA
17 35 (6.34%) Presales
18 34 (6.16%) Line Management
18 34 (6.16%) Data Protection
18 34 (6.16%) Matrix Organization
19 33 (5.98%) SDLC
19 33 (5.98%) ERP
19 33 (5.98%) Java
19 33 (5.98%) PRINCE

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 7 (1.27%) WebSphere
2 5 (0.91%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 39 (7.07%) MS Project
2 22 (3.99%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.54%) MS Office
4 7 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.27%) SAP ERP
2 5 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.36%) Sage 300 ERP
4 2 (0.36%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.18%) BPCS
5 1 (0.18%) DELMIA
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.18%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.18%) Magento
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.72%) SaaS
2 7 (1.27%) Office 365
3 3 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.18%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.26%) Internet
2 14 (2.54%) WAN
3 5 (0.91%) BGP
3 5 (0.91%) LAN
3 5 (0.91%) MPLS
3 5 (0.91%) Multicast
3 5 (0.91%) OSPF
3 5 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.54%) DNS
4 3 (0.54%) Firewall
4 3 (0.54%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.36%) DSL
5 2 (0.36%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.36%) VoIP
5 2 (0.36%) VPLS
6 1 (0.18%) 3G
6 1 (0.18%) HTTP
6 1 (0.18%) PBX
6 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.18%) Big Data
2 1 (0.18%) MySQL
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.18%) Power BI
2 1 (0.18%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (4.71%) JIRA
2 10 (1.81%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 185 (33.51%) Finance
2 87 (15.76%) Retail
3 27 (4.89%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.17%) Banking
5 22 (3.99%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.90%) Billing
7 14 (2.54%) Marketing
8 10 (1.81%) Publishing
9 7 (1.27%) Legal
10 5 (0.91%) Advertising
10 5 (0.91%) Automotive
10 5 (0.91%) Law
11 4 (0.72%) Back Office
11 4 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.18%) Electronics
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.81%) Velocity
2 6 (1.09%) .NET
3 4 (0.72%) Middleware
4 3 (0.54%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.54%) CSS
4 3 (0.54%) HTML
5 2 (0.36%) Node.js
6 1 (0.18%) J2EE
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.18%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.07%) Data Centre
2 19 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (2.90%) Internet of Things
3 16 (2.90%) Smart Home
4 12 (2.17%) EPoS
5 11 (1.99%) Mobile App
5 11 (1.99%) PMI
6 7 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.27%) Virtual Team
7 4 (0.72%) Driving Licence
7 4 (0.72%) Smart Meter
7 4 (0.72%) User Experience
8 3 (0.54%) Digital TV
8 3 (0.54%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.36%) Economics
9 2 (0.36%) Life Science
9 2 (0.36%) NHS
9 2 (0.36%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.18%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.18%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.27%) Linux
1 7 (1.27%) Windows
2 4 (0.72%) Unix
2 4 (0.72%) VMS
3 3 (0.54%) Solaris
3 3 (0.54%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.36%) Android
4 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (54.53%) Project Management
2 261 (47.28%) PRINCE2
3 182 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (27.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 73 (13.22%) Scrum
6 67 (12.14%) Waterfall
7 64 (11.59%) Change Management
8 49 (8.88%) ITIL
8 49 (8.88%) Risk Management
9 45 (8.15%) Software Delivery
10 37 (6.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 36 (6.52%) CRM
12 35 (6.34%) Presales
13 34 (6.16%) Data Protection
13 34 (6.16%) Line Management
13 34 (6.16%) Matrix Organization
14 33 (5.98%) ERP
14 33 (5.98%) PRINCE
14 33 (5.98%) SDLC
15 28 (5.07%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 33 (5.98%) Java
2 7 (1.27%) SQL
3 6 (1.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.54%) C#
5 2 (0.36%) X++
6 1 (0.18%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 65 (11.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 42 (7.61%) PMP
2 42 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 35 (6.34%) Degree
4 30 (5.43%) PMI Certification
5 16 (2.90%) APMP
6 11 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.45%) CCNA
7 8 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.91%) CCNP
9 2 (0.36%) ISEB
9 2 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.34%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 37 (6.70%) SAP
2 32 (5.80%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.80%) Oracle
4 14 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (1.99%) Cisco
6 9 (1.63%) Sage
7 8 (1.45%) Computacenter
8 4 (0.72%) Adobe
8 4 (0.72%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.54%) F5
9 3 (0.54%) hybris
9 3 (0.54%) Infor
9 3 (0.54%) NetApp
9 3 (0.54%) VMware
10 2 (0.36%) Epicor
10 2 (0.36%) IBM
11 1 (0.18%) ATG
11 1 (0.18%) BT
11 1 (0.18%) Citrix
11 1 (0.18%) JD Edwards
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, holidays etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + incl. car + pension + holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Generous company package
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Spencer Ogden
Posted: 14 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car allowance + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 25 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago