Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 19 October 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 > Coventry
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 55 35
Rank change year-on-year +24 -20 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 66 52 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 6.04% 3.79% 6.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.28% 3.95% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 57 46 89
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £66,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Permanent vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 1,051 1,318 1,406
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 96.06% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 893 1,099 1,188
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% -1.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,200 £23,925
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Coventry

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Coventry

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Coventry over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Coventry region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 36 (54.55%) Finance
2 31 (46.97%) Project Management
3 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 11 (16.67%) ITIL
5 11 (16.67%) Retail
6 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (15.15%) Scrum
7 9 (13.64%) Line Management
7 9 (13.64%) SDLC
8 7 (10.61%) Java
8 7 (10.61%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (9.09%) Virtual Team
9 6 (9.09%) QA
10 5 (7.58%) Project Governance
10 5 (7.58%) Velocity
10 5 (7.58%) Matrix Management
10 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Project
11 4 (6.06%) Change Management
11 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.06%) Logistics
11 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (6.06%) Coaching
11 4 (6.06%) Critical Success Factor
11 4 (6.06%) Matrix Organization
11 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.06%) Driving Licence
11 4 (6.06%) Time Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 36 (54.55%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 4 (6.06%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) EPoS
6 1 (1.52%) FMCG
6 1 (1.52%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) Project Management
2 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 11 (16.67%) ITIL
5 10 (15.15%) Scrum
5 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (13.64%) Line Management
6 9 (13.64%) SDLC
7 5 (7.58%) Matrix Management
7 5 (7.58%) Project Governance
7 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.06%) Change Management
8 4 (6.06%) Coaching
8 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.06%) Critical Success Factor
8 4 (6.06%) Logistics
8 4 (6.06%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (6.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.03%) PMP
2 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.52%) APMP
3 1 (1.52%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.03%) SAP
2 1 (1.52%) Sage