Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire 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.

Project Manager
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 87 43
Rank change year-on-year +53 -44 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 72 20 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.00% 1.61% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.14% 1.65% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 60 17 55
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £37,950 £28,520
90th Percentile £100,000 £69,000 £59,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £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 Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 1173 1210 1173
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.67% 97.58% 98.57%
Number of salaries quoted 943 1068 1016
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,675 £22,375
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Staffordshire

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Staffordshire

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Staffordshire

Project Manager
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Staffordshire 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
Stoke-on-Trent +24 14 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Tamworth +6 12 £36,500 -7.89% 1
Stafford - 7 £22,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent +12 6 £49,500 -2.46%
Cannock - 3 £42,500 -
Leek - 2 £48,750 -
Project Manager
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Staffordshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 48 (66.67%) Project Management
2 36 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (27.78%) Project Planning
5 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 16 (22.22%) SAP
6 16 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 16 (22.22%) SAP R/3
7 14 (19.44%) Change Control
7 14 (19.44%) Translating Business Requirements
7 14 (19.44%) Change Management
7 14 (19.44%) E-Commerce
8 13 (18.06%) Retail
9 9 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 7 (9.72%) Electronics
10 7 (9.72%) Finance
10 7 (9.72%) Automotive
10 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Project
10 7 (9.72%) Marketing
10 7 (9.72%) WordPress
10 7 (9.72%) Magento
10 7 (9.72%) Business Process Analysis
11 6 (8.33%) PMI
11 6 (8.33%) PMI Certification
12 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
12 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (6.94%) ITIL
12 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (6.94%) Matrix Management
12 5 (6.94%) QA

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 7 (9.72%) WordPress
2 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (22.22%) SAP R/3
2 7 (9.72%) Magento
3 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.78%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) SAN
1 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) Big Data
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (18.06%) Retail
2 7 (9.72%) Automotive
2 7 (9.72%) Electronics
2 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Marketing
3 4 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) PMI
2 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.78%) User Experience
5 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (66.67%) Project Management
2 36 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (27.78%) Project Planning
5 14 (19.44%) Change Control
5 14 (19.44%) Change Management
5 14 (19.44%) E-Commerce
5 14 (19.44%) Translating Business Requirements
6 9 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 7 (9.72%) Business Process Analysis
8 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.94%) ITIL
8 5 (6.94%) Matrix Management
8 5 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (5.56%) Mathematics
9 4 (5.56%) Presales
9 4 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (5.56%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.56%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.56%) PhD
3 4 (5.56%) PMP
4 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.39%) XenApp
1 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (2.78%) Capita
3 2 (2.78%) hybris
4 1 (1.39%) AppSense
4 1 (1.39%) Citrix