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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 55 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 219 332 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.59% 6.24% 6.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 6.47% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 183 273 255
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,900 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
4643 5130 4894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.40% 96.41% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3690 4264 4290
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,190 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -7 89 £57,500 +15.00% 16
Warwickshire +32 38 £47,500 - 2
Coventry -9 31 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Solihull -8 14 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Staffordshire -31 11 £51,250 +23.49% 4
Worcestershire -7 8 £43,750 -2.77%
Wolverhampton +14 5 £53,000 -3.63% 1
West Bromwich +13 5 £50,000 -
Shropshire -12 2 - -
Bilston - 2 £57,500 -
Walsall +15 1 - -
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 286 (59.96%) Project Management
2 233 (48.85%) PRINCE2
3 167 (35.01%) Finance
4 149 (31.24%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (26.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 74 (15.51%) Retail
7 62 (13.00%) Waterfall
8 59 (12.37%) Scrum
9 56 (11.74%) ITIL
10 54 (11.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 48 (10.06%) Change Management
12 43 (9.01%) PMP
13 40 (8.39%) SAP
13 40 (8.39%) Data Centre
14 37 (7.76%) Matrix Organization
14 37 (7.76%) Risk Management
15 35 (7.34%) Software Delivery
16 34 (7.13%) Line Management
17 33 (6.92%) Java
18 32 (6.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 31 (6.50%) Project Planning
19 31 (6.50%) QA
19 31 (6.50%) MS Project
19 31 (6.50%) PMI Certification
20 29 (6.08%) Microsoft
20 29 (6.08%) CRM
20 29 (6.08%) Degree
21 27 (5.66%) ERP
21 27 (5.66%) SDLC
22 26 (5.45%) Mentoring

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 (1.47%) WebSphere
2 3 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (6.50%) MS Project
2 17 (3.56%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.73%) MS Office
4 5 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.47%) SAP ERP
2 6 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.84%) SAP R/3
4 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.42%) BPCS
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.42%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.42%) Sage 300 ERP
5 2 (0.42%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.21%) DELMIA
6 1 (0.21%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.21%) Magento
6 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.21%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.21%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.94%) SaaS
2 7 (1.47%) Office 365
3 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.14%) Internet
2 14 (2.94%) WAN
3 6 (1.26%) LAN
3 6 (1.26%) MPLS
4 5 (1.05%) BGP
4 5 (1.05%) Multicast
4 5 (1.05%) OSPF
4 5 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.63%) DNS
5 3 (0.63%) Firewall
5 3 (0.63%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (0.42%) DSL
6 2 (0.42%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.42%) VPLS
7 1 (0.21%) DAB
7 1 (0.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.26%) SAP HANA
2 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.42%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.42%) Riak
4 1 (0.21%) Big Data
4 1 (0.21%) Power BI
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (4.61%) JIRA
2 9 (1.89%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 167 (35.01%) Finance
2 74 (15.51%) Retail
3 24 (5.03%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.61%) Banking
4 22 (4.61%) Manufacturing
5 14 (2.94%) Marketing
6 8 (1.68%) Billing
6 8 (1.68%) Legal
7 6 (1.26%) Automotive
8 5 (1.05%) Advertising
8 5 (1.05%) Law
9 4 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.84%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.21%) Electronics
10 1 (0.21%) German Language
10 1 (0.21%) Local Government
10 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.31%) Velocity
2 7 (1.47%) .NET
3 4 (0.84%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.63%) CSS
4 3 (0.63%) HTML
4 3 (0.63%) jQuery
4 3 (0.63%) Middleware
5 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.42%) HTML5
5 2 (0.42%) Node.js
6 1 (0.21%) EDI
6 1 (0.21%) J2EE
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.39%) Data Centre
2 15 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.73%) Internet of Things
3 13 (2.73%) Smart Home
4 12 (2.52%) EPoS
4 12 (2.52%) PMI
5 8 (1.68%) Virtual Team
6 7 (1.47%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.26%) Digital TV
8 5 (1.05%) NHS
9 4 (0.84%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.63%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.63%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.42%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.42%) Economics
11 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.42%) iPad
12 1 (0.21%) Fintech
12 1 (0.21%) User Experience
12 1 (0.21%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.47%) Linux
1 7 (1.47%) Windows
2 4 (0.84%) Unix
2 4 (0.84%) Windows 10
3 3 (0.63%) Solaris
4 2 (0.42%) Android
4 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (59.96%) Project Management
2 233 (48.85%) PRINCE2
3 149 (31.24%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (26.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 62 (13.00%) Waterfall
6 59 (12.37%) Scrum
7 56 (11.74%) ITIL
8 48 (10.06%) Change Management
9 37 (7.76%) Matrix Organization
9 37 (7.76%) Risk Management
10 35 (7.34%) Software Delivery
11 34 (7.13%) Line Management
12 31 (6.50%) Project Planning
13 29 (6.08%) CRM
14 27 (5.66%) ERP
14 27 (5.66%) SDLC
15 26 (5.45%) Mentoring
16 25 (5.24%) PRINCE
17 24 (5.03%) People Management
17 24 (5.03%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 33 (6.92%) Java
2 6 (1.26%) JavaScript
3 4 (0.84%) C#
4 3 (0.63%) SQL
5 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.21%) X++
Qualifications
1 54 (11.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 43 (9.01%) PMP
3 32 (6.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 31 (6.50%) PMI Certification
5 29 (6.08%) Degree
6 16 (3.35%) APMP
7 15 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.68%) CCNA
8 8 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.05%) CCNP
10 2 (0.42%) ISEB
10 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.50%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) GDPR
2 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 40 (8.39%) SAP
2 29 (6.08%) Microsoft
3 18 (3.77%) Oracle
4 11 (2.31%) Cisco
5 9 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.68%) Computacenter
6 8 (1.68%) Sage
7 4 (0.84%) Infor
7 4 (0.84%) JD Edwards
7 4 (0.84%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.63%) Epicor
8 3 (0.63%) F5
8 3 (0.63%) hybris
8 3 (0.63%) NetApp
8 3 (0.63%) VMware
9 2 (0.42%) Adobe
9 2 (0.42%) ATG
9 2 (0.42%) IBM
9 2 (0.42%) IFS
10 1 (0.21%) JDA
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + pension, holidays etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 38 days holiday + bank + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car, pension, bonus,
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £82,500
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car allowance + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + Car Allowance + Matched Pension + Bonus + Health/I
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, healthcare, pension, gym, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £82,500
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £65,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + up to 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + plus bonus and package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 19 days ago
Staffordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £90000 - £90001 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Washington Frank
Posted: 26 days ago