The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS PowerPoint 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
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 172 151 154
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS PowerPoint 46 60 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 1.08% 0.92%
As % of the Applications category 5.48% 6.44% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 37 49 33
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £18,900 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MS PowerPoint
England

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

Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
839 932 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.16% 16.76% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 684 813 591
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS PowerPoint Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MS PowerPoint Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Birmingham -7 14 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Staffordshire 0 9 £37,500 +114.28%
Warwickshire +11 6 £38,000 +12.59% 1
Coventry -12 4 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Dudley - 3 £30,000 -
Walsall - 3 £19,000 -
Shropshire - 2 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £30,000 -
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing MS PowerPoint 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 MS PowerPoint.

1 85 (75.22%) MS Excel
2 64 (56.64%) Microsoft
3 37 (32.74%) Finance
4 36 (31.86%) MS Office
5 32 (28.32%) Project Management
6 31 (27.43%) MS Project
7 24 (21.24%) SQL
8 20 (17.70%) MS Visio
8 20 (17.70%) Degree
9 15 (13.27%) SharePoint
9 15 (13.27%) Validation
10 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
10 13 (11.50%) PRINCE2
10 13 (11.50%) Banking
10 13 (11.50%) Time Management
11 12 (10.62%) Marketing
11 12 (10.62%) Automotive
12 11 (9.73%) ITIL
12 11 (9.73%) HTML
12 11 (9.73%) Investment Banking
12 11 (9.73%) Software Engineering
12 11 (9.73%) Business Analysis
13 10 (8.85%) Configuration Management
14 9 (7.96%) C#
14 9 (7.96%) CSS
14 9 (7.96%) Risk Management
14 9 (7.96%) MKS
14 9 (7.96%) Electronics
14 9 (7.96%) Project Planning
15 8 (7.08%) Requirements Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing MS PowerPoint 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 MS PowerPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (13.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.65%) Lync
3 1 (0.88%) SAS
3 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 85 (75.22%) MS Excel
2 36 (31.86%) MS Office
3 31 (27.43%) MS Project
4 20 (17.70%) MS Visio
5 8 (7.08%) TargetLink
5 8 (7.08%) Simulink
5 8 (7.08%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.88%) SPSS
6 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.88%) Windchill
6 1 (0.88%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.77%) assyst
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (0.88%) Servitor
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) Extranet
2 1 (0.88%) Intranet
2 1 (0.88%) Firewall
2 1 (0.88%) Network Security
2 1 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (5.31%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.54%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.65%) MS Access
5 3 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.77%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.88%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.88%) OLTP
7 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (5.31%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.54%) JIRA
3 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.88%) Redmine
General
1 37 (32.74%) Finance
2 13 (11.50%) Banking
3 12 (10.62%) Marketing
3 12 (10.62%) Automotive
4 11 (9.73%) Investment Banking
5 9 (7.96%) Electronics
6 7 (6.19%) Legal
7 4 (3.54%) Retail
8 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.77%) Back Office
10 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (42.48%) Analyst
2 14 (12.39%) Business Analyst
3 13 (11.50%) Project Manager
4 8 (7.08%) Software Engineer
4 8 (7.08%) Operations Manager
4 8 (7.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (7.08%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (6.19%) Web Designer
5 7 (6.19%) Test Analyst
5 7 (6.19%) Support Analyst
5 7 (6.19%) Designer
6 6 (5.31%) Graphic Designer
6 6 (5.31%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (5.31%) IT Operations Manager
6 6 (5.31%) Operations Project Manager
6 6 (5.31%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.42%) Coordinator
7 5 (4.42%) Software Test Analyst
8 4 (3.54%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (3.54%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.73%) HTML
2 9 (7.96%) CSS
3 7 (6.19%) .NET
4 4 (3.54%) MDX
4 4 (3.54%) XML
5 2 (1.77%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.77%) XSD
6 1 (0.88%) COM
6 1 (0.88%) Web Services
6 1 (0.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (5.31%) Mathematics
2 6 (5.31%) Social Media
2 6 (5.31%) Digital Media
3 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.65%) PMI
6 2 (1.77%) CMDB
6 2 (1.77%) iPhone
6 2 (1.77%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.77%) iPad
7 1 (0.88%) DTV
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.88%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.88%) Economics
7 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.77%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Linux
2 1 (0.88%) UNIX
2 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.32%) Project Management
2 15 (13.27%) Validation
3 13 (11.50%) PRINCE2
3 13 (11.50%) Time Management
4 11 (9.73%) ITIL
4 11 (9.73%) Software Engineering
4 11 (9.73%) Business Analysis
5 10 (8.85%) Configuration Management
6 9 (7.96%) Risk Management
6 9 (7.96%) Project Planning
7 8 (7.08%) Requirements Management
7 8 (7.08%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (7.08%) Change Control
7 8 (7.08%) Yourdon
7 8 (7.08%) UML
8 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (6.19%) Test Scripting
8 7 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.19%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.24%) SQL
2 9 (7.96%) C#
3 8 (7.08%) C++
3 8 (7.08%) C
3 8 (7.08%) Assembly Language
4 5 (4.42%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.54%) PHP
5 4 (3.54%) Java
6 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.77%) VB
7 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (17.70%) Degree
2 5 (4.42%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.54%) PMP
4 3 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) CPIM
6 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) SLA
1 5 (4.42%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 64 (56.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.96%) MKS
3 8 (7.08%) MathWorks
4 7 (6.19%) Oracle
4 7 (6.19%) Business Objects
5 6 (5.31%) Adobe
6 4 (3.54%) SAP
7 2 (1.77%) BMC
7 2 (1.77%) Apple
7 2 (1.77%) Remedy
7 2 (1.77%) Niku
8 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.88%) Intel
8 1 (0.88%) Citrix
8 1 (0.88%) PTC
8 1 (0.88%) Casewise
West Midlands
Pera Training
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance, Flex Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Netcom Resourcing
Salary: £14,000 - £17,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Herefordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 25 days ago