The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 204 184 189
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Permanent jobs citing PMI 8 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.47% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 1.67% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 13
Average salary £66,750 £52,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% +56.71%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
PMI
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1268 1561 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.20% 28.13% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1064 1344 1029
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,350 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PMI
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PMI Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PMI
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PMI across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

PMI Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

PMI
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 PMI within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 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 -10 4 £66,750 +27.14%
Warwickshire +7 2 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Shropshire - 1 £75,000 -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PMI 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 PMI.

1 20 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 16 (80.00%) PRINCE2
3 13 (65.00%) Project Management
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) MS Project
6 5 (25.00%) ITIL
6 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.00%) Coaching
8 3 (15.00%) Automotive
8 3 (15.00%) PMP
8 3 (15.00%) Banking
8 3 (15.00%) WAN
9 2 (10.00%) ISO 9000
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco
9 2 (10.00%) ERP
9 2 (10.00%) LAN
9 2 (10.00%) SAP
9 2 (10.00%) Service Management
9 2 (10.00%) Genesys
9 2 (10.00%) RUP
9 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
9 2 (10.00%) Niku
9 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PMI 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 PMI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Project
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Automotive
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Planner
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Head of IT
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.00%) PMO Lead
4 1 (5.00%) Project Planner
4 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 13 (65.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) Coaching
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) RUP
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
7 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma
7 1 (5.00%) BPR
7 1 (5.00%) CMMI
7 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (35.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) PMP
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (5.00%) MAPM
5 1 (5.00%) APMP
5 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9000
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Genesys
2 2 (10.00%) Niku
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Siebel
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix