Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

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

Project Manager
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 53 30
Rank change year-on-year -13 -23 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 150 166 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.95% 4.47% 6.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 4.60% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 117 137 220
Birmingham median annual salary £48,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.73% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £32,800 £39,400 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.77% +3.00% -4.76%

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 3,684 3,609 4,324
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 97.23% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,654 2,907 3,372
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,605
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Birmingham

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Birmingham

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 114 (76.00%) Project Management
2 66 (44.00%) PRINCE2
3 65 (43.33%) Finance
4 57 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (20.00%) Retail
6 23 (15.33%) Microsoft
7 21 (14.00%) Project Planning
8 20 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 19 (12.67%) ITIL
10 16 (10.67%) Manufacturing
10 16 (10.67%) APMP
11 13 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (8.67%) ERP
12 12 (8.00%) Legal
12 12 (8.00%) Data Centre
12 12 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (8.00%) PMO
13 10 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (6.67%) Banking
13 10 (6.67%) QA
13 10 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
13 10 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
13 10 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
13 10 (6.67%) Wireframes
13 10 (6.67%) DevOps
14 9 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
14 9 (6.00%) E-Commerce
14 9 (6.00%) SAP
14 9 (6.00%) Oracle
15 8 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Certification

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.33%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (1.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (2.67%) BPCS
3 4 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.67%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (1.33%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (2.00%) Office 365
3 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.67%) Wireless
2 2 (1.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.33%) Firewall
2 2 (1.33%) LAN
2 2 (1.33%) Skype
2 2 (1.33%) Telepresence
2 2 (1.33%) WAN
2 2 (1.33%) WebEx
2 2 (1.33%) WLAN
3 1 (0.67%) Extranet
3 1 (0.67%) PBX
3 1 (0.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.33%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (1.33%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 65 (43.33%) Finance
2 30 (20.00%) Retail
3 16 (10.67%) Manufacturing
4 12 (8.00%) Legal
5 10 (6.67%) Banking
6 7 (4.67%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.67%) Marketing
8 2 (1.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.67%) Billing
9 1 (0.67%) Hindi Language
9 1 (0.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.33%) XMPP
2 1 (0.67%) .NET
2 1 (0.67%) CSS
2 1 (0.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.67%) EPoS
3 4 (2.67%) User Experience
4 3 (2.00%) Digital Signage
4 3 (2.00%) NHS
4 3 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.33%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.33%) FMCG
6 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.33%) Windows
1 2 (1.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (76.00%) Project Management
2 66 (44.00%) PRINCE2
3 57 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (14.00%) Project Planning
5 20 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 19 (12.67%) ITIL
7 13 (8.67%) ERP
7 13 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (6.67%) DevOps
8 10 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
8 10 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
8 10 (6.67%) Wireframes
9 9 (6.00%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (5.33%) Agile Project Management
10 8 (5.33%) Business Analysis
10 8 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (5.33%) SDLC
11 7 (4.67%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.67%) SQL
2 3 (2.00%) C
3 2 (1.33%) Java
4 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.67%) PHP
4 1 (0.67%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (10.67%) APMP
2 8 (5.33%) Degree
2 8 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (4.00%) CIPD
4 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.67%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.00%) PMO
2 10 (6.67%) QA
3 6 (4.00%) GDPR
4 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (15.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.00%) Oracle
2 9 (6.00%) SAP
3 5 (3.33%) Sage
4 4 (2.67%) Epicor
4 4 (2.67%) IFS
4 4 (2.67%) Infor
5 3 (2.00%) Cisco
6 2 (1.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (1.33%) hybris
7 1 (0.67%) HubSpot
7 1 (0.67%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.67%) ServiceNow