The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 126 119 99
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Permanent jobs citing PMP 1 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.046% 0.56% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 1.80% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 9
Average salary - £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
PMP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
741 666 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.13% 31.08% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 643 602 411
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PMP across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PMP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMP across the Birmingham region.

PMP Salary Trend in Birmingham

PMP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PMP.

1 5 (71.43%) PMI Certification
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) PMI
5 1 (14.29%) MS Project
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) German Language
5 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Multicast

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
1 1 (14.29%) Multicast
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) F5