The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 70 62 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 5 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.71% 1.18% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.51% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 9
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £44,224
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +7.40%
Project Planning
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
516 531 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.98% 78.43% 77.41%
Number of salaries quoted 407 447 316
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Project Planning
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Project Planning Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Project Planning
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Project Planning Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Project Planning
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 - -
Stafford -4 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Cannock - 1 £35,000 -
Project Planning
West Midlands

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 9 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (58.33%) ERP
3 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
3 7 (58.33%) QA
4 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (50.00%) Supplier Management
4 6 (50.00%) Project Governance
4 6 (50.00%) MS Project
4 6 (50.00%) Service Management
4 6 (50.00%) Change Management
4 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (25.00%) Games
6 3 (25.00%) PMP
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) jQuery
8 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
8 1 (8.33%) Retail
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (8.33%) Windows CE

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Project Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) DTS
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Software Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Software Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 9 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (58.33%) ERP
3 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
4 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (50.00%) Supplier Management
4 6 (50.00%) Service Management
4 6 (50.00%) Change Management
4 6 (50.00%) Project Governance
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
8 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (8.33%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft