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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 209 199 187
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs citing PLM 7 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.021% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.026% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 11
Average salary £60,000 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
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
4444 3799 3559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.99% 78.30% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3881 3138 3102
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Coventry -8 2 £67,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £26,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
PLM
England

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (50.00%) CAD
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 5 (35.71%) Line Management
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) PMP
3 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Siemens
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) CATIA
3 4 (28.57%) PTC
3 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 4 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) SolidWorks
4 3 (21.43%) PDM
4 3 (21.43%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (14.29%) ENOVIA
5 2 (14.29%) SAP PLM
6 1 (7.14%) ABAP
6 1 (7.14%) MS Office
6 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (28.57%) CATIA
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ENOVIA
1 2 (14.29%) SAP PLM
2 1 (7.14%) SAP ECC
2 1 (7.14%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Operations Manager
4 2 (14.29%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) SAP Implementation Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Account Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Account Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) CAD
2 5 (35.71%) Line Management
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE
3 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 4 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 3 (21.43%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (21.43%) PDM
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Finite Element Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) PMP
2 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) Siemens
2 4 (28.57%) PTC
3 3 (21.43%) SolidWorks
4 1 (7.14%) Autodesk