Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Project Manager was £62,500 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.

Senior Project Manager
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 161 154
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 34 54 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.88% 1.13% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.18% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 53
Birmingham median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - -16.36%
10th Percentile £43,050 £50,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £82,000 £68,500 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% -15.38%

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

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in Birmingham

Senior Project Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Senior Project Manager in Birmingham

Senior Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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

Salary histogram for Senior Project Manager in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 29 (85.29%) Project Management
2 22 (64.71%) Finance
3 20 (58.82%) PRINCE2
4 16 (47.06%) Manufacturing
4 16 (47.06%) Project Planning
5 14 (41.18%) Retail
5 14 (41.18%) Knowledge Management
5 14 (41.18%) APMP
5 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
5 14 (41.18%) Matrix Organization
5 14 (41.18%) ITIL
6 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
8 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
8 3 (8.82%) .NET
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
8 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
8 3 (8.82%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 3 (8.82%) Change Control
8 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (8.82%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (5.88%) Physics
9 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
9 2 (5.88%) Degree
9 2 (5.88%) Transition Management
9 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement

Senior 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 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 22 (64.71%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) Manufacturing
3 14 (41.18%) Retail
4 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.88%) Back Office
6 1 (2.94%) Banking
6 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Project Management
2 20 (58.82%) PRINCE2
3 16 (47.06%) Project Planning
4 14 (41.18%) ITIL
4 14 (41.18%) Knowledge Management
4 14 (41.18%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.82%) Change Control
6 3 (8.82%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.82%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) B2B
7 2 (5.88%) CRM
7 2 (5.88%) Customer-Centricity
7 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.88%) Physics
7 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.88%) Transition Management
8 1 (2.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) APMP
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.94%) JDA