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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 15 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 639 550 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.91% 10.36% 8.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.34% 12.65% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 494 458 347
Average salary £49,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +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
4457 4347 3996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 83.11% 81.88% 78.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3677 3663 3340
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +5.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 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
(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 -2 236 £50,000 -9.09% 25
Coventry +12 119 £50,000 -8.25% 6
Staffordshire +17 67 £41,500 -23.14% 9
Warwickshire -17 51 £42,500 -12.82% 10
Solihull +2 31 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Shropshire +10 27 £37,000 -23.31% 3
West Bromwich +16 17 £45,000 +26.76% 2
Worcestershire -3 15 £49,250 +3.68% 4
Wolverhampton +9 6 £47,500 - 1
Walsall +1 3 £55,500 +23.33%
Dudley +1 2 £60,000 +37.14%
Herefordshire -2 2 £49,500 - 1
Bilston - 1 £37,500 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

1 362 (31.37%) PRINCE2
2 334 (28.94%) Finance
3 246 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
4 184 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 177 (15.34%) Degree
6 153 (13.26%) SAP
7 151 (13.08%) ITIL
8 143 (12.39%) Business Analysis
9 136 (11.79%) SQL
10 134 (11.61%) .NET
11 133 (11.53%) Microsoft
12 116 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
13 113 (9.79%) C#
14 110 (9.53%) Change Management
15 108 (9.36%) JavaScript
16 105 (9.10%) HTML
17 104 (9.01%) SQL Server
18 99 (8.58%) MS Excel
19 90 (7.80%) Service Delivery
20 88 (7.63%) Scrum
21 85 (7.37%) Retail
22 83 (7.19%) MS Project
23 81 (7.02%) ERP
24 77 (6.67%) CSS
25 76 (6.59%) Manufacturing
25 76 (6.59%) Mentoring
26 73 (6.33%) CRM
27 72 (6.24%) Service Management
28 66 (5.72%) Management Information System
28 66 (5.72%) PRINCE

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 51 (4.42%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.99%) CMS
3 18 (1.56%) Documentum
4 10 (0.87%) MS Exchange
4 10 (0.87%) Apache
5 9 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (0.61%) IIS
7 6 (0.52%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.43%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.35%) Node.js
9 4 (0.35%) WorkSite
10 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.17%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.17%) JBoss
11 2 (0.17%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.17%) Confluence
11 2 (0.17%) Lync
Applications
1 99 (8.58%) MS Excel
2 83 (7.19%) MS Project
3 55 (4.77%) MS Office
4 21 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.69%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.61%) Open Workbench
7 7 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.52%) Simulink
9 2 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.087%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.087%) Windchill
10 1 (0.087%) Stateflow
10 1 (0.087%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (2.25%) SAP SD
2 22 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.04%) SAP FI
3 12 (1.04%) SAP CO
3 12 (1.04%) SAP FI/CO
3 12 (1.04%) SAP ERP
4 10 (0.87%) SAP MM
4 10 (0.87%) SAP SCM
4 10 (0.87%) SAP CRM
5 8 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.43%) assyst
7 5 (0.43%) SAP SM
8 4 (0.35%) ENOVIA
8 4 (0.35%) MIS ActiveH
9 3 (0.26%) SAP Business One
9 3 (0.26%) Magento
10 2 (0.17%) SAP WM
10 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.55%) SaaS
2 13 (1.13%) Google Analytics
3 8 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.43%) Office 365
5 4 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.087%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.77%) WAN
2 25 (2.17%) Firewall
3 23 (1.99%) VoIP
4 22 (1.91%) Internet
5 20 (1.73%) LAN
6 13 (1.13%) SAN
7 9 (0.78%) OSPF
7 9 (0.78%) BGP
8 8 (0.69%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (0.52%) VPN
11 5 (0.43%) Multicast
11 5 (0.43%) Wireless
11 5 (0.43%) DNS
12 4 (0.35%) HTTP
12 4 (0.35%) Kerberos
12 4 (0.35%) MPLS
12 4 (0.35%) NAS
12 4 (0.35%) PABX
12 4 (0.35%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (9.01%) SQL Server
2 42 (3.64%) MySQL
3 41 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
7 17 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (1.47%) MS Access
8 15 (1.30%) Relational Database
9 11 (0.95%) Data Mining
10 6 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (0.52%) SQLite
10 6 (0.52%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 5 (0.43%) OLAP
11 5 (0.43%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.35%) SAP BI
12 4 (0.35%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.35%) Big Data
13 3 (0.26%) SAP HANA
13 3 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 43 (3.73%) Visual Studio
2 11 (0.95%) JIRA
3 9 (0.78%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.35%) Bower
6 2 (0.17%) Subversion
7 1 (0.087%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.087%) Selenium
7 1 (0.087%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.087%) Mocha
7 1 (0.087%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.087%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.087%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.087%) Xcode
7 1 (0.087%) Maven
7 1 (0.087%) NUnit
7 1 (0.087%) Oracle Forms
General
1 334 (28.94%) Finance
2 85 (7.37%) Retail
3 76 (6.59%) Manufacturing
4 66 (5.72%) Marketing
5 35 (3.03%) Banking
6 34 (2.95%) Telecoms
7 29 (2.51%) Automotive
8 23 (1.99%) Legal
9 21 (1.82%) Law
10 16 (1.39%) Games
11 12 (1.04%) Back Office
11 12 (1.04%) Electronics
12 10 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.61%) German Language
14 6 (0.52%) Military
14 6 (0.52%) French Language
15 5 (0.43%) Billing
16 3 (0.26%) Local Government
16 3 (0.26%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 375 (32.50%) Project Manager
2 124 (10.75%) Analyst
3 112 (9.71%) Developer
4 81 (7.02%) Business Analyst
5 58 (5.03%) Senior Manager
6 56 (4.85%) Senior Project Manager
6 56 (4.85%) Consultant
7 53 (4.59%) Programme Manager
8 47 (4.07%) IT Project Manager
9 40 (3.47%) SAP Manager
10 38 (3.29%) Software Developer
11 36 (3.12%) Agile Project Manager
12 33 (2.86%) Business Manager
12 33 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
13 31 (2.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 31 (2.69%) Administrator
14 30 (2.60%) Team Leader
15 28 (2.43%) Delivery Manager
16 27 (2.34%) Junior
17 26 (2.25%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (11.61%) .NET
2 105 (9.10%) HTML
3 77 (6.67%) CSS
4 53 (4.59%) ASP.NET
5 52 (4.51%) HTML5
5 52 (4.51%) jQuery
6 49 (4.25%) XML
7 44 (3.81%) CSS3
8 40 (3.47%) Web Services
9 25 (2.17%) .NET Framework
10 19 (1.65%) Ajax
11 13 (1.13%) SAP PI
12 11 (0.95%) WPF
13 10 (0.87%) WCF
14 9 (0.78%) SAP Basis
15 7 (0.61%) Entity Framework
15 7 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (0.61%) LAMP
15 7 (0.61%) J2EE
15 7 (0.61%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 116 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (5.72%) Management Information System
3 43 (3.73%) Data Centre
4 32 (2.77%) PMI
5 28 (2.43%) User Experience
6 26 (2.25%) Mobile App
7 17 (1.47%) Computer Science
8 16 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.30%) Life Science
10 10 (0.87%) EPoS
10 10 (0.87%) Data Structures
11 8 (0.69%) W3C
11 8 (0.69%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.52%) Clustering
12 6 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (0.43%) FMCG
13 5 (0.43%) VHDL
13 5 (0.43%) IVR
13 5 (0.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 4 (0.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 45 (3.90%) Windows
2 26 (2.25%) Linux
3 21 (1.82%) UNIX
4 11 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (0.69%) Solaris
6 7 (0.61%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.61%) Android
7 5 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.087%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (31.37%) PRINCE2
2 246 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 151 (13.08%) ITIL
5 143 (12.39%) Business Analysis
6 110 (9.53%) Change Management
7 90 (7.80%) Service Delivery
8 88 (7.63%) Scrum
9 81 (7.02%) ERP
10 76 (6.59%) Mentoring
11 73 (6.33%) CRM
12 72 (6.24%) Service Management
13 66 (5.72%) PRINCE
14 65 (5.63%) E-Commerce
15 64 (5.55%) Project Planning
16 63 (5.46%) People Management
17 59 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
18 58 (5.03%) Programme Management
19 55 (4.77%) Business Intelligence
19 55 (4.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 136 (11.79%) SQL
2 113 (9.79%) C#
3 108 (9.36%) JavaScript
4 39 (3.38%) PHP
5 35 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 32 (2.77%) VB
7 27 (2.34%) VB6
8 25 (2.17%) Java
9 14 (1.21%) C++
10 13 (1.13%) ABAP
11 12 (1.04%) C
12 11 (0.95%) T-SQL
13 7 (0.61%) TypeScript
13 7 (0.61%) ActionScript 3.0
13 7 (0.61%) ActionScript
13 7 (0.61%) VBA
14 6 (0.52%) MATLAB
14 6 (0.52%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.43%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 177 (15.34%) Degree
2 61 (5.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 53 (4.59%) PMI Certification
4 49 (4.25%) PMP
5 45 (3.90%) Security Cleared
6 40 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
6 40 (3.47%) SC Cleared
7 36 (3.12%) ISEB
8 22 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 20 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (1.21%) CCNA
11 13 (1.13%) CCNP
12 11 (0.95%) APMP
13 10 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (0.61%) CISMP
14 7 (0.61%) CISA
14 7 (0.61%) CISM
14 7 (0.61%) Postgraduate
15 6 (0.52%) HND
15 6 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.21%) QA
2 16 (1.39%) SLA
3 11 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.43%) HL7
5 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.26%) PMBOK
6 3 (0.26%) COBIT
7 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.087%) P3O
8 1 (0.087%) DICOM
8 1 (0.087%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.087%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.087%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.087%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.61%) vSphere
5 4 (0.35%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.17%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.17%) XenApp
6 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.087%) HDFS
7 1 (0.087%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.35%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.087%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.087%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.087%) Nagios
Vendors
1 153 (13.26%) SAP
2 133 (11.53%) Microsoft
3 49 (4.25%) Oracle
4 29 (2.51%) Cisco
5 28 (2.43%) VMware
6 27 (2.34%) IBM
7 18 (1.56%) Business Objects
7 18 (1.56%) Informatica
7 18 (1.56%) Teradata
8 17 (1.47%) Google
9 15 (1.30%) Citrix
10 13 (1.13%) HP
11 10 (0.87%) Zend
12 9 (0.78%) GUPTA
12 9 (0.78%) Cognos
13 8 (0.69%) F5
14 7 (0.61%) Apple
15 6 (0.52%) JD Edwards
15 6 (0.52%) CheckPoint
15 6 (0.52%) ATG
Worcester, Worcestershire
Hyphen
Salary: £28,000 Additional Benefits: 25 days holiday, Pension scheme
Posted: 9 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwickshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Midlands
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Midlands
Pegasus - Resource
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ResourceBank Recruitment
Salary: 25 days holiday, generous staff discount and childcare vouchers scheme
Posted: 21 hours ago
Staffordshire
Reed Technology
Salary: car, Pension and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier Engineering
Salary: £39000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40 - £60 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + Non contrib Pension, 25 days hol
Posted: 4 days ago