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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
Rank 230 218 212
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing PLM 12 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.076% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.089% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 5
Median salary £55,000 £56,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £56,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £71,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
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
5339 4489 4339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.71% 85.05% 84.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4148 3735 3627
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,308 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing PLM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PLM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 6 £52,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £65,000 -
Coventry +2 1 £62,500 +11.60%
Staffordshire - 1 - -
PLM
England

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing PLM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for PLM.

1 8 (53.33%) Finance
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) CAD
3 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (33.33%) SAP
3 5 (33.33%) Google
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) HND
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 3 (20.00%) Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Business Development
5 3 (20.00%) JIRA
5 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) Cash Management
5 3 (20.00%) Automotive
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
5 3 (20.00%) Teamcenter
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Retail
5 3 (20.00%) Billing
5 3 (20.00%) Workflow Management
5 3 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) CATIA
2 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) Windchill
3 1 (6.67%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (20.00%) Teamcenter
2 2 (13.33%) ENOVIA
2 2 (13.33%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (13.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 2 (13.33%) SAP CO
2 2 (13.33%) SAP FI
2 2 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (13.33%) SAP MDM
2 2 (13.33%) SAP MM
2 2 (13.33%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) WebEx
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SAP BI
1 2 (13.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (20.00%) Automotive
3 3 (20.00%) Billing
3 3 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (20.00%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Management Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) CAD Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) CATIA Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Data Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Master Data Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Master Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Master Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SAP MDM Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) CAD Trainer
5 1 (6.67%) Managing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) SCADA
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) CAD
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Business Development
2 3 (20.00%) Cash Management
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 3 (20.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
2 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Order to Cash
2 3 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (20.00%) Workflow
2 3 (20.00%) Workflow Management
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Google
1 5 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Rockwell
3 1 (6.67%) Siemens