The median annual salary for a Senior Project Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Project Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 176 207 172
Rank change year-on-year +31 -35  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 33 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.71% 0.56% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.58% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 35
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,250 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year -4.16% +1.69%  

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 4501 5856 4848
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.88% 96.35% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3711 4766 4137
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
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%  

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in the West Midlands

Senior Project Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior Project Manager in the West Midlands

Senior Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Project Manager in the West Midlands

Senior 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 Senior Project Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Birmingham +16 19 £62,500 - 2
Warwickshire +32 4 £58,750 +14.63%
Solihull -12 3 £52,500 - 1
Staffordshire +10 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Walsall - 1 - -
Senior Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 36 (56.25%) Project Management
2 29 (45.31%) PRINCE2
3 28 (43.75%) Finance
4 24 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (26.56%) Change Control
6 16 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 15 (23.44%) ITIL
8 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
9 11 (17.19%) Data Centre
10 10 (15.63%) Office 365
11 9 (14.06%) Line Management
11 9 (14.06%) People Management
12 8 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
12 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 8 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (12.50%) MS Project
12 8 (12.50%) Manufacturing
12 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
13 7 (10.94%) Digital TV
13 7 (10.94%) Virtual Team
13 7 (10.94%) Translating Business Requirements
13 7 (10.94%) Time Management
14 6 (9.38%) Retail
14 6 (9.38%) QA
15 5 (7.81%) Knowledge Management
15 5 (7.81%) Oracle
15 5 (7.81%) Windows
15 5 (7.81%) Project Governance
15 5 (7.81%) APMP

Senior 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 8 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.56%) BPCS
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Office 365
2 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) LAN
1 4 (6.25%) MPLS
1 4 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 28 (43.75%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.38%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.94%) Digital TV
2 7 (10.94%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) EPoS
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) NHS
4 1 (1.56%) PMI
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
1 5 (7.81%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (56.25%) Project Management
2 29 (45.31%) PRINCE2
3 24 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (26.56%) Change Control
5 15 (23.44%) ITIL
6 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
7 9 (14.06%) Line Management
7 9 (14.06%) People Management
8 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
9 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
9 7 (10.94%) Time Management
9 7 (10.94%) Translating Business Requirements
10 5 (7.81%) Business Transformation
10 5 (7.81%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (7.81%) Project Governance
11 4 (6.25%) ERP
11 4 (6.25%) OCR
11 4 (6.25%) Process Management
11 4 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.81%) APMP
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 4 (6.25%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) Sage
4 1 (1.56%) Epicor
4 1 (1.56%) IFS
4 1 (1.56%) Infor
4 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago