The table below looks at the statistics for PLM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 28 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing PLM 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.17% 0.81% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 0.94% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £85,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+112.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
PLM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
172 106 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 91.01% 85.48% 76.15%
Number of salaries quoted 141 54 143
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PLM across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PLM Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

PLM
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

PLM Salary Trend in the Midlands

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing PLM 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 PLM.

1 8 (88.89%) SAP
1 8 (88.89%) Manufacturing
1 8 (88.89%) Aerospace
2 5 (55.56%) Automotive
3 4 (44.44%) SAP ERP
3 4 (44.44%) SAP Implementation
3 4 (44.44%) Lean Manufacturing
3 4 (44.44%) Kanban
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 4 (44.44%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 4 (44.44%) Information Management
3 4 (44.44%) Document Management
3 4 (44.44%) Logistics
3 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Publishing
3 4 (44.44%) Games
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) Back Office
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) CRM
3 4 (44.44%) ERP
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) SAP Certification
3 4 (44.44%) PowerDesigner
3 4 (44.44%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (44.44%) SAP PP

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing PLM 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 PLM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Windchill
2 1 (11.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (11.11%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP PP
1 4 (44.44%) SAP ERP
1 4 (44.44%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) PowerDesigner
General
1 8 (88.89%) Manufacturing
1 8 (88.89%) Aerospace
2 5 (55.56%) Automotive
3 4 (44.44%) Back Office
3 4 (44.44%) Publishing
3 4 (44.44%) Games
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (11.11%) CAD Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) CRM
1 4 (44.44%) ERP
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) Zachman Framework
1 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
1 4 (44.44%) Information Management
1 4 (44.44%) Document Management
1 4 (44.44%) Logistics
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Implementation
1 4 (44.44%) Lean Manufacturing
1 4 (44.44%) Kanban
1 4 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (11.11%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) PDM
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Salesforce.com