The median annual salary for a IT Project Manager was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Project Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 179 179 145
Rank change year-on-year 0 -34  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 36 67 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.76% 1.09% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.13% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30 60 57
Median salary £51,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4575 5932 4964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.89% 96.39% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3785 4827 4246
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in the West Midlands

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in the West Midlands

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in the West Midlands

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in the West 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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Coventry +17 11 £52,500 -4.54%
Birmingham +4 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Warwickshire +18 5 £55,000 +15.78%
Walsall +13 3 £50,000 +17.64%
Worcestershire -5 3 £34,000 -45.60%
Staffordshire +5 1 £47,500 -5.00%
IT Project Manager
England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 West Midlands region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 46 (70.77%) PRINCE2
2 43 (66.15%) Project Management
3 20 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (30.77%) Retail
4 19 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (21.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (21.54%) PMP
6 13 (20.00%) SAP
7 11 (16.92%) Scrum
7 11 (16.92%) Project Governance
8 10 (15.38%) Change Management
9 9 (13.85%) JIRA
10 8 (12.31%) EPoS
10 8 (12.31%) ERP
11 7 (10.77%) PMI Certification
11 7 (10.77%) Finance
11 7 (10.77%) SAP ERP
11 7 (10.77%) SDLC
12 6 (9.23%) Line Management
12 6 (9.23%) People Management
12 6 (9.23%) Change Control
12 6 (9.23%) Waterfall
12 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
12 6 (9.23%) DAB
12 6 (9.23%) Java
13 5 (7.69%) OO
13 5 (7.69%) ITIL
13 5 (7.69%) CRM
13 5 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (7.69%) TDD

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Office
1 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) DAB
2 2 (3.08%) WAN
3 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) JIRA
2 5 (7.69%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (30.77%) Retail
2 7 (10.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Law
3 1 (1.54%) Legal
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Velocity
2 2 (3.08%) .NET
3 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) EPoS
2 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.08%) e-Learning
2 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (70.77%) PRINCE2
2 43 (66.15%) Project Management
3 20 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.92%) Project Governance
5 11 (16.92%) Scrum
6 10 (15.38%) Change Management
7 8 (12.31%) ERP
8 7 (10.77%) SDLC
9 6 (9.23%) Change Control
9 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.23%) Line Management
9 6 (9.23%) People Management
9 6 (9.23%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.69%) CRM
10 5 (7.69%) ITIL
10 5 (7.69%) OO
10 5 (7.69%) TDD
10 5 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.23%) Java
2 2 (3.08%) SQL
3 1 (1.54%) C#
3 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) PMP
1 14 (21.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (10.77%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.62%) Degree
4 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) PMO
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) SAP
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) ATG
3 2 (3.08%) Computacenter
4 1 (1.54%) Infor
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
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