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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 40 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 336 391 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.42% 7.34% 5.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% 7.58% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 262 330 232
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,466 £34,000 £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
5971 5160 4832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.26% 96.90% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4733 4375 4040
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,250
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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +2 159 £50,000 -9.09% 11
Coventry -20 37 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Warwickshire -4 31 £41,250 -17.50% 2
Staffordshire -2 25 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Shropshire -14 19 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Worcestershire +6 16 £35,000 -39.13% 3
Solihull -1 10 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Walsall -2 7 £47,500 - 2
Wolverhampton +6 5 £55,000 +15.78%
West Bromwich -4 4 £55,000 +83.33%
Dudley +9 1 - -
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 417 (60.52%) Project Management
2 284 (41.22%) PRINCE2
3 203 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
4 183 (26.56%) Finance
5 148 (21.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 97 (14.08%) ITIL
7 96 (13.93%) Data Centre
8 86 (12.48%) Change Management
9 81 (11.76%) Retail
10 55 (7.98%) PRINCE
11 54 (7.84%) Waterfall
12 53 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
13 52 (7.55%) Process Improvement
13 52 (7.55%) ERP
14 51 (7.40%) Risk Management
15 49 (7.11%) Scrum
16 47 (6.82%) Project Planning
16 47 (6.82%) ServiceNow
17 46 (6.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 46 (6.68%) Business Analysis
18 43 (6.24%) CRM
18 43 (6.24%) Presales
19 40 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 38 (5.52%) Degree
20 38 (5.52%) Microsoft
21 36 (5.22%) SaaS
22 35 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
23 33 (4.79%) Service Management
23 33 (4.79%) Telecoms
23 33 (4.79%) ITSM

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 18 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (0.87%) CMS
4 3 (0.44%) Confluence
5 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.29%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (3.63%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.48%) MS Office
3 22 (3.19%) MS Project
4 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 32 (4.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.87%) SAP CO
3 6 (0.87%) SAP FI
3 6 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.29%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.15%) JDE World
7 1 (0.15%) Maximo
7 1 (0.15%) MFGPRO
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.15%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.22%) SaaS
2 13 (1.89%) Office 365
3 8 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.18%) Unified Communications
1 15 (2.18%) WAN
2 12 (1.74%) PABX
3 8 (1.16%) VoIP
4 6 (0.87%) LAN
5 5 (0.73%) GSM
5 5 (0.73%) PBX
5 5 (0.73%) SAN
5 5 (0.73%) Wireless
6 2 (0.29%) Broadband
6 2 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.29%) Firewall
6 2 (0.29%) MPLS
7 1 (0.15%) 3G
7 1 (0.15%) 4G
7 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.29%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (0.29%) MySQL
3 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 183 (26.56%) Finance
2 81 (11.76%) Retail
3 33 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 27 (3.92%) Manufacturing
5 18 (2.61%) Banking
6 15 (2.18%) Marketing
7 12 (1.74%) Back Office
8 8 (1.16%) Local Government
9 6 (0.87%) Automotive
9 6 (0.87%) Law
10 5 (0.73%) Publishing
11 4 (0.58%) Legal
11 4 (0.58%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.44%) Games
13 2 (0.29%) Billing
13 2 (0.29%) Electronics
13 2 (0.29%) German Language
13 2 (0.29%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.16%) .NET
2 4 (0.58%) Middleware
3 2 (0.29%) WPF
4 1 (0.15%) EDI
4 1 (0.15%) HTML
4 1 (0.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 96 (13.93%) Data Centre
2 31 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (1.45%) Credit Risk
3 10 (1.45%) Driving Licence
4 9 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.16%) EPoS
5 8 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 6 (0.87%) e-Learning
7 5 (0.73%) IVR
7 5 (0.73%) Life Science
7 5 (0.73%) Management Information System
7 5 (0.73%) PMI
8 4 (0.58%) CCTV
8 4 (0.58%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.58%) NHS
8 4 (0.58%) Social Media
9 3 (0.44%) Fintech
9 3 (0.44%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.44%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.18%) Windows
2 10 (1.45%) Linux
3 8 (1.16%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.29%) AIX
4 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.29%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (60.52%) Project Management
2 284 (41.22%) PRINCE2
3 203 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (21.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 97 (14.08%) ITIL
6 86 (12.48%) Change Management
7 55 (7.98%) PRINCE
8 54 (7.84%) Waterfall
9 53 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
10 52 (7.55%) ERP
10 52 (7.55%) Process Improvement
11 51 (7.40%) Risk Management
12 49 (7.11%) Scrum
13 47 (6.82%) Project Planning
14 46 (6.68%) Business Analysis
15 43 (6.24%) CRM
15 43 (6.24%) Presales
16 35 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
17 33 (4.79%) ITSM
17 33 (4.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (2.61%) Java
2 8 (1.16%) SQL
3 5 (0.73%) C#
4 3 (0.44%) C
5 1 (0.15%) Delphi
5 1 (0.15%) RPG
Qualifications
1 46 (6.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 40 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 38 (5.52%) Degree
4 31 (4.50%) PMI Certification
5 29 (4.21%) APMP
5 29 (4.21%) PMP
6 13 (1.89%) ISEB
7 8 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.02%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.58%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.44%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.29%) CISSP
12 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 47 (6.82%) ServiceNow
2 38 (5.52%) Microsoft
3 32 (4.64%) Remedy
3 32 (4.64%) SAP
4 19 (2.76%) Oracle
5 16 (2.32%) VMware
6 7 (1.02%) Cisco
6 7 (1.02%) JD Edwards
7 5 (0.73%) Citrix
8 4 (0.58%) NEC
9 3 (0.44%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.44%) Pegasus
10 2 (0.29%) Cognos
10 2 (0.29%) Computacenter
10 2 (0.29%) IBM
10 2 (0.29%) Netezza
10 2 (0.29%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.15%) Google
11 1 (0.15%) Hummingbird
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £700000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Good Benfits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Recital Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum £5K Car allowance, leading bonus structure,
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + training and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £65 000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + car allowance/benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance/benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits (relocation package available)
Posted: 7 days ago
Worcestershire
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry
ECOM
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + standard benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Malvern
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + £8,000 bonus + Excellent Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package/ Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
West Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 25 days ago
Walsall
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000.00 - £39200.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago