The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 32 30
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 101 143 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.15% 6.06% 6.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.34% 6.31% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 93 111 212
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £36,250 £40,150
10% offered a salary of more than £75,200 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1893 2268 1964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.53% 96.14% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6401 6679 8485
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £77,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Birmingham region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 126 (70.00%) Project Management
2 83 (46.11%) PRINCE2
3 57 (31.67%) Finance
4 48 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (20.56%) PMO
7 29 (16.11%) ITIL
8 26 (14.44%) Change Control
9 22 (12.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 21 (11.67%) Degree
11 19 (10.56%) Microsoft
12 17 (9.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 17 (9.44%) Microsoft Office
13 15 (8.33%) Business Analysis
13 15 (8.33%) Business Transformation
14 14 (7.78%) Waterfall
14 14 (7.78%) Target Operating Model
14 14 (7.78%) Change Management
15 13 (7.22%) Risk Management
15 13 (7.22%) Microsoft Project
15 13 (7.22%) Office 365
15 13 (7.22%) Project Planning
16 12 (6.67%) Data Centre
17 11 (6.11%) Legal
17 11 (6.11%) WAN
18 10 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
18 10 (5.56%) Business Continuity
18 10 (5.56%) Retail
19 9 (5.00%) Windows
19 9 (5.00%) .NET

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 5 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (9.44%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (7.22%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (2.22%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 3 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.56%) BPCS
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.22%) Office 365
2 4 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.11%) Yammer
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.11%) WAN
2 5 (2.78%) LAN
3 4 (2.22%) Firewall
3 4 (2.22%) MPLS
3 4 (2.22%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (2.22%) VLAN
3 4 (2.22%) WLAN
4 3 (1.67%) Extranet
5 2 (1.11%) BGP
5 2 (1.11%) DNS
5 2 (1.11%) Network Security
5 2 (1.11%) OSPF
6 1 (0.56%) SAN
6 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (1.67%) GIS
2 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (31.67%) Finance
2 11 (6.11%) Legal
3 10 (5.56%) Retail
4 7 (3.89%) Marketing
5 6 (3.33%) Banking
5 6 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.67%) Automotive
6 3 (1.67%) Law
7 2 (1.11%) Advertising
7 2 (1.11%) Publishing
8 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.56%) French Language
8 1 (0.56%) Games
8 1 (0.56%) German Language
8 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.00%) .NET
2 4 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.11%) Node.js
3 2 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.56%) COM
4 1 (0.56%) HTML
4 1 (0.56%) jQuery
4 1 (0.56%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.44%) Driving Licence
3 5 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.22%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.67%) Digital Signage
5 3 (1.67%) User Experience
5 3 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.11%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.11%) NHS
6 2 (1.11%) Social Media
7 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.56%) iPad
7 1 (0.56%) Robotics
7 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.00%) Windows
2 6 (3.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.11%) Linux
4 2 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (70.00%) Project Management
2 83 (46.11%) PRINCE2
3 48 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (16.11%) ITIL
6 26 (14.44%) Change Control
7 15 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 15 (8.33%) Business Transformation
8 14 (7.78%) Change Management
8 14 (7.78%) Target Operating Model
8 14 (7.78%) Waterfall
9 13 (7.22%) Project Planning
9 13 (7.22%) Risk Management
10 10 (5.56%) Business Continuity
11 9 (5.00%) Matrix Management
11 9 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
11 9 (5.00%) PRINCE
12 8 (4.44%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 8 (4.44%) Mentoring
12 8 (4.44%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.33%) JavaScript
1 6 (3.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (2.78%) C#
2 5 (2.78%) SQL
3 2 (1.11%) Java
4 1 (0.56%) C++
4 1 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (12.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 21 (11.67%) Degree
3 17 (9.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (5.00%) PMP
4 9 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.44%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.89%) APMP
6 7 (3.89%) PMI Certification
7 5 (2.78%) CCNA
7 5 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.56%) HND
10 1 (0.56%) MCSD
10 1 (0.56%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (20.56%) PMO
2 7 (3.89%) QA
3 2 (1.11%) SLA
4 1 (0.56%) MiFID
Vendors
1 19 (10.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.33%) Oracle
2 6 (3.33%) SAP
3 4 (2.22%) Cisco
3 4 (2.22%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.11%) Computacenter
4 2 (1.11%) F5
5 1 (0.56%) Epicor
5 1 (0.56%) IFS
5 1 (0.56%) Infor
5 1 (0.56%) Intel
5 1 (0.56%) Sage
5 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
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