Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Project Manager
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 193 149
Rank change year-on-year +46 -44 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 50 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.29% 0.46% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.48% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 46 21 31
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -9.28% -19.17%
10th Percentile £33,750 £40,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £66,250 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3727 4589 3799
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.41% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2977 3426 3179
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Birmingham

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Birmingham.

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in Birmingham

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in Birmingham

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT 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 Birmingham region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 40 (80.00%) Project Management
2 33 (66.00%) PRINCE2
3 30 (60.00%) Finance
4 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (28.00%) Project Planning
7 13 (26.00%) Change Control
7 13 (26.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 13 (26.00%) C#
8 12 (24.00%) .NET
8 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
9 11 (22.00%) VB.NET
10 9 (18.00%) ITIL
10 9 (18.00%) Extranet
10 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (16.00%) Change Management
11 8 (16.00%) Business Transformation
12 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
13 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
13 5 (10.00%) Degree
13 5 (10.00%) Matrix Management
14 4 (8.00%) Scrum
14 4 (8.00%) PRINCE
14 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (6.00%) B2B
15 3 (6.00%) CRM
15 3 (6.00%) SQL
15 3 (6.00%) Supplier Management

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (2.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 30 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.00%) Law
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (2.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (80.00%) Project Management
2 33 (66.00%) PRINCE2
3 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (28.00%) Project Planning
5 13 (26.00%) Change Control
5 13 (26.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 9 (18.00%) ITIL
6 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (16.00%) Business Transformation
7 8 (16.00%) Change Management
8 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.00%) Matrix Management
10 4 (8.00%) PRINCE
10 4 (8.00%) Scrum
11 3 (6.00%) B2B
11 3 (6.00%) CRM
11 3 (6.00%) Supplier Management
11 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
12 2 (4.00%) ERP
12 2 (4.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) C#
2 11 (22.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (6.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.00%) APMP
4 2 (4.00%) PMP
4 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.00%) HND
5 1 (2.00%) MCSD
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) GDPR
2 2 (4.00%) PMO
3 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco
3 1 (2.00%) SAP