Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £42,927 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 23 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 264 276 194
Rank change year-on-year +12 -82 +109
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 135 147 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.87% 0.81% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.84% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 120 116 212
Midlands median annual salary £42,927 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.15% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £62,625 £61,875 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 14937 17546 17926
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 96.74% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12317 13883 14760
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in the Midlands

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in the Midlands

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in the Midlands

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +22 84 £42,500 -15.00% 7
East Midlands +12 51 £45,000 -10.00% 2
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Midlands region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 89 (65.93%) PRINCE2
2 87 (64.44%) Project Management
3 61 (45.19%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (31.11%) Finance
5 29 (21.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (18.52%) Waterfall
7 23 (17.04%) Change Management
8 21 (15.56%) ITIL
9 20 (14.81%) Project Planning
10 18 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 17 (12.59%) Scrum
11 17 (12.59%) Change Control
12 13 (9.63%) Work Breakdown Structure
12 13 (9.63%) C#
12 13 (9.63%) Degree
12 13 (9.63%) Retail
13 12 (8.89%) .NET
13 12 (8.89%) SQL Server
14 11 (8.15%) VB.NET
14 11 (8.15%) Matrix Management
15 10 (7.41%) Business Transformation
15 10 (7.41%) PMO
16 9 (6.67%) Coaching
16 9 (6.67%) Extranet
17 8 (5.93%) PRINCE
17 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Project
17 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
17 8 (5.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
17 8 (5.93%) APMP

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (5.19%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.74%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (5.93%) Office 365
2 3 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.67%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.48%) SAP HANA
2 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.74%) Big Data
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 42 (31.11%) Finance
2 13 (9.63%) Retail
3 7 (5.19%) Law
4 6 (4.44%) Legal
5 5 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.48%) Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Advertising
7 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.89%) .NET
2 1 (0.74%) CSS
2 1 (0.74%) HTML
2 1 (0.74%) JSON
2 1 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.96%) iPad
1 4 (2.96%) PMI
1 4 (2.96%) Virtual Team
2 3 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.22%) EPoS
3 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.74%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.74%) FMCG
4 1 (0.74%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.74%) Android
1 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.74%) Windows
1 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (65.93%) PRINCE2
2 87 (64.44%) Project Management
3 61 (45.19%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (21.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (18.52%) Waterfall
6 23 (17.04%) Change Management
7 21 (15.56%) ITIL
8 20 (14.81%) Project Planning
9 17 (12.59%) Change Control
9 17 (12.59%) Scrum
10 13 (9.63%) Work Breakdown Structure
11 11 (8.15%) Matrix Management
12 10 (7.41%) Business Transformation
13 9 (6.67%) Coaching
14 8 (5.93%) Business Analysis
14 8 (5.93%) PRINCE
15 7 (5.19%) ERP
15 7 (5.19%) Requirements Analysis
15 7 (5.19%) Systems Analysis
16 6 (4.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.63%) C#
2 11 (8.15%) VB.NET
3 3 (2.22%) SQL
4 2 (1.48%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (9.63%) Degree
2 8 (5.93%) APMP
2 8 (5.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (5.19%) PMI Certification
4 6 (4.44%) PMP
5 5 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.48%) HND
7 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.74%) HNC
7 1 (0.74%) MCSD
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) PMO
2 3 (2.22%) GDPR
3 2 (1.48%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.74%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.74%) GxP
4 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.74%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (5.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (0.74%) Cisco
3 1 (0.74%) Progress
3 1 (0.74%) RedPrairie