The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 22 June 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 194 156
Rank change year-on-year +13 -38  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 48 52 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.83% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.86% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 57
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,980 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

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 4990 6014 5559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.93% 96.35% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4222 4731 4633
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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
Birmingham +12 19 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Coventry -2 9 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Walsall +12 5 £39,000 -0.25%
Staffordshire +18 4 £53,750 +2.38% 1
Shropshire +5 1 £40,000 +9.58% 1
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 57 (70.37%) PRINCE2
2 48 (59.26%) Project Management
3 21 (25.93%) PMP
4 20 (24.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (23.46%) Retail
6 18 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 17 (20.99%) Finance
7 17 (20.99%) ERP
8 13 (16.05%) PMI Certification
9 11 (13.58%) Change Management
10 10 (12.35%) SAP
10 10 (12.35%) ITIL
11 9 (11.11%) Project Governance
12 8 (9.88%) Business Transformation
12 8 (9.88%) Scrum
12 8 (9.88%) SAP ERP
13 7 (8.64%) .NET
13 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
14 6 (7.41%) DAB
14 6 (7.41%) Data Migration
14 6 (7.41%) Business Analysis
14 6 (7.41%) Migration
14 6 (7.41%) SDLC
14 6 (7.41%) Change Control
14 6 (7.41%) Waterfall
15 5 (6.17%) Degree
15 5 (6.17%) Matrix Management
15 5 (6.17%) Legal
15 5 (6.17%) Oracle

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.23%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.23%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) DAB
2 3 (3.70%) WAN
3 1 (1.23%) LAN
3 1 (1.23%) SAN
3 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) JIRA
1 3 (3.70%) JIRA Agile
General
1 19 (23.46%) Retail
2 17 (20.99%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Legal
4 2 (2.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) French Language
5 1 (1.23%) German Language
5 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) .NET
2 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.70%) Velocity
3 1 (1.23%) HTML
3 1 (1.23%) Middleware
3 1 (1.23%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) EPoS
2 3 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.47%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) iPad
4 1 (1.23%) PMI
4 1 (1.23%) Robotics
4 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
1 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (70.37%) PRINCE2
2 48 (59.26%) Project Management
3 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (24.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (20.99%) ERP
5 11 (13.58%) Change Management
6 10 (12.35%) ITIL
7 9 (11.11%) Project Governance
8 8 (9.88%) Business Transformation
8 8 (9.88%) Scrum
9 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.41%) Business Analysis
10 6 (7.41%) Change Control
10 6 (7.41%) Data Migration
10 6 (7.41%) Migration
10 6 (7.41%) SDLC
10 6 (7.41%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.17%) Matrix Management
12 4 (4.94%) Kanban
12 4 (4.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) Java
1 4 (4.94%) SQL
1 4 (4.94%) VB.NET
2 3 (3.70%) C#
2 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (25.93%) PMP
2 18 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (16.05%) PMI Certification
4 5 (6.17%) Degree
5 4 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.23%) CCNA
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.23%) HND
6 1 (1.23%) MCSD
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) PMO
2 3 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) SAP
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.47%) ATG
4 2 (2.47%) Computacenter
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco
5 1 (1.23%) F5
5 1 (1.23%) IBM
5 1 (1.23%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.23%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £42,356 - 63,534 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Telford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Tamworth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago