The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 4 2 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 35 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.42% 22.58% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.23% 26.42% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 16
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -26.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,350 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
Project Management
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
173 106 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 91.05% 85.48% 76.25%
Number of salaries quoted 144 54 144
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 £80,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Project Management
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Project Management Salary Trend in the Midlands

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Project Management Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 32 (46.38%) Change Management
2 31 (44.93%) Retail
3 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
4 26 (37.68%) PRINCE2
4 26 (37.68%) MS Excel
5 25 (36.23%) Finance
6 23 (33.33%) Degree
7 20 (28.99%) SAP
8 19 (27.54%) ERP
8 19 (27.54%) SaaS
9 18 (26.09%) CRM
9 18 (26.09%) Manufacturing
10 17 (24.64%) Games
10 17 (24.64%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (24.64%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (23.19%) SAP Certification
11 16 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (23.19%) Data Centre
11 16 (23.19%) Data Centre Operations
12 14 (20.29%) SAP HANA
12 14 (20.29%) SAP ERP
12 14 (20.29%) Management Information System
13 13 (18.84%) Business Analysis
14 12 (17.39%) Programme Management
14 12 (17.39%) SDLC
15 11 (15.94%) Banking
15 11 (15.94%) Risk Management
15 11 (15.94%) Retail Banking
15 11 (15.94%) Service Management
16 10 (14.49%) Telecoms

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (37.68%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.04%) MS Visio
2 9 (13.04%) MS Office
3 8 (11.59%) MS Project
4 1 (1.45%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (20.29%) SAP ERP
2 7 (10.14%) Primavera
3 4 (5.80%) SAP QM
3 4 (5.80%) SAP PP
3 4 (5.80%) SAP SD
3 4 (5.80%) SAP MII
4 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (2.90%) SAP Retail
5 2 (2.90%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.45%) Aareon QL
6 1 (1.45%) OPENHousing
6 1 (1.45%) MIS ActiveH
6 1 (1.45%) SAP SM
6 1 (1.45%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.45%) Academy Housing
6 1 (1.45%) arcHouse
6 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.45%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.54%) SaaS
2 3 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) CTI
1 7 (10.14%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SAP HANA
2 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.90%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (44.93%) Retail
2 25 (36.23%) Finance
3 18 (26.09%) Manufacturing
4 17 (24.64%) Games
5 11 (15.94%) Banking
5 11 (15.94%) Retail Banking
6 10 (14.49%) Telecoms
7 9 (13.04%) Aerospace
8 8 (11.59%) Back Office
9 4 (5.80%) Marketing
10 2 (2.90%) Billing
10 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (47.83%) Project Manager
2 14 (20.29%) Consultant
3 9 (13.04%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (5.80%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Software Consultant
4 4 (5.80%) Training Consultant
4 4 (5.80%) Senior Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Management Consultant
5 3 (4.35%) Developer
5 3 (4.35%) SAP Manager
6 2 (2.90%) IT Director
6 2 (2.90%) Head of IT
6 2 (2.90%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Sales Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Service Manager
6 2 (2.90%) Applications Developer
6 2 (2.90%) Programme Manager
7 1 (1.45%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (1.45%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) EDI
2 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) XML
2 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.90%) LINQ
3 1 (1.45%) jQuery
3 1 (1.45%) JSP
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.45%) Middleware
3 1 (1.45%) Spring
3 1 (1.45%) Ajax
3 1 (1.45%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (23.19%) Data Centre
2 14 (20.29%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.59%) User Experience
4 7 (10.14%) IVR
5 4 (5.80%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.90%) EPoS
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.45%) DTV
7 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (46.38%) Change Management
2 26 (37.68%) PRINCE2
3 19 (27.54%) ERP
4 18 (26.09%) CRM
5 17 (24.64%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (23.19%) Data Centre Operations
7 13 (18.84%) Business Analysis
8 12 (17.39%) Programme Management
8 12 (17.39%) SDLC
9 11 (15.94%) Risk Management
9 11 (15.94%) Service Management
10 9 (13.04%) SAP Implementation
11 8 (11.59%) Lean Manufacturing
12 7 (10.14%) ITIL
13 5 (7.25%) Service Delivery
13 5 (7.25%) Business Development
14 4 (5.80%) Document Management
14 4 (5.80%) Workflow
14 4 (5.80%) PLM
14 4 (5.80%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.35%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) C#
2 2 (2.90%) ABAP
3 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (33.33%) Degree
2 16 (23.19%) SAP Certification
3 7 (10.14%) PMP
3 7 (10.14%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.45%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) PMBOK
2 4 (5.80%) QA
3 3 (4.35%) P3O
4 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.99%) SAP
3 17 (24.64%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (10.14%) Cisco
4 7 (10.14%) Avaya
4 7 (10.14%) Genesys
4 7 (10.14%) Verint
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle
6 2 (2.90%) Northgate
6 2 (2.90%) IBM
6 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.45%) Infor
7 1 (1.45%) hybris
7 1 (1.45%) Aareon
7 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.45%) Anite
7 1 (1.45%) Civica
7 1 (1.45%) Comino
7 1 (1.45%) Capita
7 1 (1.45%) Orchard