The table below looks at the statistics for PLM 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 PLM over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 211 195 195
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing PLM 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.081% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.100% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £56,000 £60,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +37.14%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4349 4014 3845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.30% 80.91% 77.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3628 3334 3229
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PLM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PLM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PLM Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PLM
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PLM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

PLM Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PLM
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 PLM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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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
Coventry -11 6 £56,000 +49.33%
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 -
PLM
England

PLM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) ENOVIA
2 4 (40.00%) Automotive
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (20.00%) Siemens NX
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) Teamcenter
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Autodesk
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (20.00%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) ENOVIA
2 2 (20.00%) Teamcenter
General
1 4 (40.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Account Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Trainer
3 1 (10.00%) Account Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Autodesk