The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management 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 Project Management 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
Project Management
Rank 20 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 488 416 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.11% 8.57% 8.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.98% 10.95% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 416 342 355
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Project Management
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%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Project Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Project Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Project Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Project Management
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 Project Management 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
Birmingham +2 193 £47,500 +5.55% 30
Coventry +5 57 £55,000 +27.90% 10
Warwickshire -7 52 £42,500 - 6
Staffordshire +1 45 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Solihull +2 43 £37,500 -6.25% 8
West Bromwich +11 9 £65,500 -9.65%
Shropshire -1 8 £38,500 +10.00%
Worcestershire +8 7 £40,250 -5.29%
Walsall -10 7 £52,500 +66.66%
Wolverhampton -6 5 £39,000 +18.18%
Herefordshire +1 4 £40,000 -31.20%
Willenhall - 2 £39,000 - 1
Dudley -6 1 £25,000 -53.48%
Stourbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
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 Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 264 (26.72%) PRINCE2
2 254 (25.71%) Finance
3 181 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
4 163 (16.50%) Microsoft
5 137 (13.87%) Degree
6 132 (13.36%) ITIL
7 110 (11.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 105 (10.63%) SQL
9 104 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
10 103 (10.43%) MS Excel
11 95 (9.62%) .NET
12 94 (9.51%) Business Analysis
13 89 (9.01%) Oracle
14 84 (8.50%) SAP
14 84 (8.50%) Retail
15 77 (7.79%) Windows
15 77 (7.79%) Change Management
16 73 (7.39%) C#
16 73 (7.39%) CRM
17 72 (7.29%) MS Project
18 71 (7.19%) SQL Server
19 69 (6.98%) Programme Management
20 67 (6.78%) Service Delivery
21 66 (6.68%) Security Cleared
22 65 (6.58%) ERP
23 60 (6.07%) Business Intelligence
23 60 (6.07%) SC Cleared
24 55 (5.57%) QA
25 53 (5.36%) Waterfall
26 52 (5.26%) Scrum

Project Management
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 Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (2.73%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.82%) MS Exchange
3 17 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 9 (0.91%) Documentum
5 7 (0.71%) Apache Pig
6 5 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.51%) IIS
6 5 (0.51%) Apache
6 5 (0.51%) CMS
7 4 (0.40%) NetWeaver
8 3 (0.30%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.30%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.30%) TPMS
8 3 (0.30%) Lync
8 3 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.30%) nginx
Applications
1 103 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 72 (7.29%) MS Project
3 47 (4.76%) MS Office
4 23 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (1.92%) MS Visio
6 11 (1.11%) Simulink
7 10 (1.01%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.30%) SPSS
11 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.10%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 14 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.01%) SAP WM
2 10 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
4 8 (0.81%) SAP MM
5 7 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.61%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.40%) Magento
8 4 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.30%) assyst
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 3 (0.30%) SAP SD
9 3 (0.30%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.20%) Retail-J
10 2 (0.20%) Exchequer
10 2 (0.20%) Academy Housing
10 2 (0.20%) arcHouse
10 2 (0.20%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.44%) SaaS
2 16 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.51%) Office 365
4 3 (0.30%) Taleo
5 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.04%) Firewall
2 19 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.32%) WAN
4 12 (1.21%) Internet
4 12 (1.21%) VoIP
5 10 (1.01%) LAN
6 9 (0.91%) Wireless
6 9 (0.91%) iSCSI
7 8 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (0.81%) MPLS
7 8 (0.81%) VPN
8 7 (0.71%) PBX
8 7 (0.71%) Broadband
8 7 (0.71%) Network Security
9 6 (0.61%) SAN
10 5 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (0.40%) 4G
11 4 (0.40%) Cisco IPT
11 4 (0.40%) GPRS
11 4 (0.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (2.83%) MySQL
4 25 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
5 15 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (1.11%) Big Data
8 9 (0.91%) MS Access
9 8 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (0.81%) MarkLogic
10 7 (0.71%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.71%) Hadoop
10 7 (0.71%) Apache Hive
11 6 (0.61%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.61%) OLAP
11 6 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.51%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.51%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (3.44%) Visual Studio
2 16 (1.62%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (0.71%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.61%) CruiseControl
5 6 (0.61%) JIRA
6 5 (0.51%) Subversion
6 5 (0.51%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (0.30%) Maven
9 2 (0.20%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.10%) Hudson
10 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.10%) Selenium
10 1 (0.10%) MSI
10 1 (0.10%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.10%) Eclipse
General
1 254 (25.71%) Finance
2 84 (8.50%) Retail
3 50 (5.06%) Manufacturing
4 43 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 43 (4.35%) Banking
5 34 (3.44%) Automotive
6 29 (2.94%) Legal
7 18 (1.82%) Law
8 15 (1.52%) Marketing
9 14 (1.42%) Electronics
10 9 (0.91%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.81%) Advertising
11 8 (0.81%) Games
12 5 (0.51%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.30%) Back Office
13 3 (0.30%) Billing
13 3 (0.30%) Local Government
13 3 (0.30%) German Language
14 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 325 (32.89%) Project Manager
2 162 (16.40%) Analyst
3 94 (9.51%) Business Analyst
4 88 (8.91%) Consultant
5 77 (7.79%) Developer
6 62 (6.28%) Senior Manager
7 44 (4.45%) Senior Project Manager
8 42 (4.25%) Architect
9 35 (3.54%) IT Project Manager
10 34 (3.44%) Software Developer
10 34 (3.44%) Senior Analyst
11 33 (3.34%) Programme Manager
12 24 (2.43%) Senior Business Analyst
13 23 (2.33%) Service Manager
14 22 (2.23%) Transition Manager
15 20 (2.02%) Delivery Manager
15 20 (2.02%) Infrastructure Manager
16 19 (1.92%) .NET Developer
16 19 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
17 18 (1.82%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (9.62%) .NET
2 51 (5.16%) CSS
2 51 (5.16%) HTML
3 44 (4.45%) XML
4 42 (4.25%) jQuery
5 33 (3.34%) Web Services
6 32 (3.24%) ASP.NET
7 30 (3.04%) Middleware
8 29 (2.94%) CSS3
9 28 (2.83%) HTML5
10 27 (2.73%) Ajax
11 14 (1.42%) .NET Framework
11 14 (1.42%) Java EE
12 13 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (1.11%) EDI
14 10 (1.01%) Flash
15 8 (0.81%) J2EE
16 7 (0.71%) JSON
16 7 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
17 6 (0.61%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 104 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 29 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 23 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 20 (2.02%) Data Integration
5 19 (1.92%) PMI
6 15 (1.52%) User Experience
7 14 (1.42%) Mathematics
8 13 (1.32%) Clustering
8 13 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
9 11 (1.11%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.11%) FMCG
10 10 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.81%) Open Source
11 8 (0.81%) Smart Meter
11 8 (0.81%) Life Science
11 8 (0.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (0.81%) VHDL
11 8 (0.81%) W3C
12 6 (0.61%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 77 (7.79%) Windows
2 48 (4.86%) Linux
3 19 (1.92%) UNIX
4 8 (0.81%) Windows XP
4 8 (0.81%) Windows 7
4 8 (0.81%) Windows 8
5 6 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (0.61%) Windows 2000
6 5 (0.51%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.40%) Solaris
8 3 (0.30%) AIX
9 2 (0.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (26.72%) PRINCE2
2 181 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (13.36%) ITIL
4 110 (11.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 94 (9.51%) Business Analysis
6 77 (7.79%) Change Management
7 73 (7.39%) CRM
8 69 (6.98%) Programme Management
9 67 (6.78%) Service Delivery
10 65 (6.58%) ERP
11 60 (6.07%) Business Intelligence
12 53 (5.36%) Waterfall
13 52 (5.26%) Scrum
14 51 (5.16%) Software Engineering
15 50 (5.06%) PRINCE
16 48 (4.86%) Migration
17 47 (4.76%) Service Management
18 45 (4.55%) Project Planning
19 44 (4.45%) Business Development
20 42 (4.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 105 (10.63%) SQL
2 73 (7.39%) C#
3 51 (5.16%) JavaScript
4 42 (4.25%) Java
5 32 (3.24%) VB.NET
6 31 (3.14%) PHP
7 28 (2.83%) C++
8 27 (2.73%) VB
9 22 (2.23%) VB6
10 13 (1.32%) T-SQL
11 12 (1.21%) MATLAB
12 11 (1.11%) ABAP
13 10 (1.01%) VBScript
14 8 (0.81%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.61%) C
15 6 (0.61%) VBA
16 4 (0.40%) VC++
16 4 (0.40%) ActionScript
16 4 (0.40%) PHP5
16 4 (0.40%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 137 (13.87%) Degree
2 66 (6.68%) Security Cleared
3 60 (6.07%) SC Cleared
4 44 (4.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 40 (4.05%) PMI Certification
6 38 (3.85%) ISEB
7 30 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (2.63%) PMP
9 24 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (1.32%) CCNP
11 13 (1.32%) CCNA
11 13 (1.32%) Chartered Engineer
11 13 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 12 (1.21%) APMP
13 9 (0.91%) MAPM
13 9 (0.91%) MCSE
14 8 (0.81%) HND
15 7 (0.71%) HNC
15 7 (0.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.57%) QA
2 15 (1.52%) SLA
3 14 (1.42%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.40%) COBIT
7 3 (0.30%) P3O
8 2 (0.20%) EMIR
8 2 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.20%) MiFID
8 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.21%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.01%) vSphere
5 7 (0.71%) HDFS
6 4 (0.40%) RHEV
7 2 (0.20%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (1.01%) NetBackup
2 6 (0.61%) WSUS
3 4 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.30%) SCCM
5 1 (0.10%) Plesk
5 1 (0.10%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 163 (16.50%) Microsoft
2 89 (9.01%) Oracle
3 84 (8.50%) SAP
4 44 (4.45%) VMware
5 41 (4.15%) Cisco
6 32 (3.24%) IBM
7 22 (2.23%) Informatica
8 21 (2.13%) Citrix
9 16 (1.62%) Talend
10 15 (1.52%) CheckPoint
11 13 (1.32%) Symantec
11 13 (1.32%) Hyperion
11 13 (1.32%) Business Objects
11 13 (1.32%) F5
12 12 (1.21%) NetApp
13 10 (1.01%) HP
13 10 (1.01%) Dell
14 9 (0.91%) Teradata
15 8 (0.81%) TIBCO
16 7 (0.71%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Phone, Insurance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £2 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
West Midlands Police
Salary: From £38,286 to £44,970 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 7 days ago