The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 46 37 42
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 15 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.45% 5.26% 5.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 5.33% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 30
Median salary £47,500 £48,750 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% -4.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £59,900 £60,000
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 Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 419 657 565
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 96.32% 98.65% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 338 598 501
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +3 6 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Stafford +3 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Cannock - 1 £40,000 -
Project Manager
West Midlands

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) SAP
3 7 (33.33%) SAP R/3
3 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 7 (33.33%) QA
4 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
4 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) .NET
5 4 (19.05%) C#
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (19.05%) Coaching
5 4 (19.05%) People Management
5 4 (19.05%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
6 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 3 (14.29%) Open Source
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (14.29%) HTML5
6 3 (14.29%) jQuery
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) Functional Programming
6 3 (14.29%) Change Control
6 3 (14.29%) Riak
6 3 (14.29%) PMI
6 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
6 3 (14.29%) HTML

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) SAP R/3
2 3 (14.29%) SAP PP
3 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 3 (14.29%) Riak
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) HTML5
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) PMI
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
2 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Coaching
3 4 (19.05%) People Management
3 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
3 4 (19.05%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (14.29%) Change Control
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Functional Programming
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) Open Source
4 3 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) hybris
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Staffordshire University
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