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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 18 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 494 376 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.90% 8.70% 8.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.08% 10.94% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 416 309 365
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
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
4091 3436 3594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.00% 79.54% 75.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 2780 3095
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +5 164 £46,250 +2.77% 24
Coventry -1 60 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Staffordshire +11 59 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Solihull +12 54 £37,500 -3.22% 13
Warwickshire -16 44 £50,000 +20.48% 7
West Bromwich +10 13 £58,500 -19.31%
Shropshire -1 12 £51,500 +28.75%
Worcestershire +5 9 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Walsall -4 6 £62,500 +98.41%
Wolverhampton -9 5 £39,000 +36.84% 3
Herefordshire -1 4 £40,000 -17.52%
Willenhall - 3 £39,000 - 1
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 289 (28.44%) PRINCE2
2 271 (26.67%) Finance
3 189 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
4 149 (14.67%) Microsoft
5 146 (14.37%) Degree
6 142 (13.98%) ITIL
7 120 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 114 (11.22%) SQL
9 113 (11.12%) Analytical Skills
10 110 (10.83%) .NET
11 105 (10.33%) Business Analysis
12 96 (9.45%) MS Excel
13 91 (8.96%) C#
14 90 (8.86%) Retail
15 84 (8.27%) SQL Server
16 81 (7.97%) Oracle
17 79 (7.78%) MS Project
17 79 (7.78%) SAP
18 76 (7.48%) Change Management
19 73 (7.19%) CRM
20 70 (6.89%) Programme Management
21 67 (6.59%) Windows
22 65 (6.40%) HTML
22 65 (6.40%) Service Delivery
23 64 (6.30%) JavaScript
24 62 (6.10%) CSS
24 62 (6.10%) Software Engineering
25 60 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
26 59 (5.81%) PRINCE
26 59 (5.81%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 31 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 20 (1.97%) MS Exchange
3 13 (1.28%) WebSphere
3 13 (1.28%) Documentum
4 6 (0.59%) Apache Pig
5 5 (0.49%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.49%) Apache
6 4 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.39%) Lync
6 4 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.30%) CMS
7 3 (0.30%) IIS
7 3 (0.30%) Node.js
7 3 (0.30%) nginx
7 3 (0.30%) TPMS
8 2 (0.20%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.20%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.20%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.098%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 96 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 79 (7.78%) MS Project
3 48 (4.72%) MS Office
4 25 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 17 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (1.28%) Photoshop
7 12 (1.18%) Simulink
8 9 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.79%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.30%) SPSS
11 1 (0.098%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.098%) Solid Edge
11 1 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.69%) SAP WM
3 7 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.59%) assyst
5 5 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
5 5 (0.49%) SAP MM
5 5 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.30%) Retail-J
7 3 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.20%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.20%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.20%) Academy Housing
8 2 (0.20%) arcHouse
8 2 (0.20%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.098%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.35%) SaaS
2 17 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.39%) Office 365
4 1 (0.098%) PaaS
4 1 (0.098%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.15%) Firewall
2 22 (2.17%) WAN
3 21 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.67%) VoIP
5 13 (1.28%) Internet
5 13 (1.28%) LAN
6 11 (1.08%) MPLS
7 9 (0.89%) Wireless
8 8 (0.79%) iSCSI
8 8 (0.79%) VPN
9 7 (0.69%) PBX
9 7 (0.69%) Broadband
9 7 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (0.59%) HTTP
11 4 (0.39%) Network Security
11 4 (0.39%) Cisco IPT
11 4 (0.39%) 4G
11 4 (0.39%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.39%) SAN
11 4 (0.39%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (8.27%) SQL Server
2 50 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (3.05%) MySQL
4 26 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
5 20 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (1.48%) MS Access
8 14 (1.38%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.08%) Data Mining
10 7 (0.69%) Big Data
10 7 (0.69%) MarkLogic
10 7 (0.69%) SQLite
11 6 (0.59%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.59%) Apache Hive
12 5 (0.49%) OLAP
12 5 (0.49%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 4 (0.39%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.30%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 41 (4.04%) Visual Studio
2 13 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
3 10 (0.98%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.79%) JIRA
5 5 (0.49%) CruiseControl
5 5 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.39%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (0.39%) Subversion
7 3 (0.30%) Maven
7 3 (0.30%) Bower
7 3 (0.30%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.098%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.098%) MSI
8 1 (0.098%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.098%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.098%) Selenium
General
1 271 (26.67%) Finance
2 90 (8.86%) Retail
3 49 (4.82%) Manufacturing
4 46 (4.53%) Telecoms
5 45 (4.43%) Banking
6 35 (3.44%) Automotive
7 28 (2.76%) Legal
8 21 (2.07%) Law
9 16 (1.57%) Marketing
10 14 (1.38%) Electronics
11 11 (1.08%) Investment Banking
12 10 (0.98%) Games
13 5 (0.49%) Local Government
13 5 (0.49%) Back Office
14 4 (0.39%) German Language
14 4 (0.39%) Advertising
14 4 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.30%) Billing
16 2 (0.20%) French Language
16 2 (0.20%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 348 (34.25%) Project Manager
2 152 (14.96%) Analyst
3 96 (9.45%) Business Analyst
4 91 (8.96%) Developer
5 75 (7.38%) Consultant
6 60 (5.91%) Senior Manager
7 46 (4.53%) Senior Project Manager
8 41 (4.04%) Programme Manager
9 39 (3.84%) IT Project Manager
10 38 (3.74%) Software Developer
11 31 (3.05%) Architect
12 27 (2.66%) Senior Analyst
13 26 (2.56%) Administrator
14 25 (2.46%) Infrastructure Manager
15 23 (2.26%) Senior Business Analyst
15 23 (2.26%) Delivery Manager
15 23 (2.26%) Service Manager
15 23 (2.26%) Transition Manager
16 21 (2.07%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 19 (1.87%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (10.83%) .NET
2 65 (6.40%) HTML
3 62 (6.10%) CSS
4 50 (4.92%) jQuery
5 49 (4.82%) XML
6 43 (4.23%) HTML5
7 41 (4.04%) CSS3
8 40 (3.94%) ASP.NET
9 35 (3.44%) Web Services
10 32 (3.15%) Ajax
11 27 (2.66%) Middleware
12 21 (2.07%) .NET Framework
13 14 (1.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (1.28%) Flash
15 12 (1.18%) Java EE
16 10 (0.98%) J2EE
17 9 (0.89%) JSON
18 8 (0.79%) EDI
19 6 (0.59%) Oracle Fusion
19 6 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 113 (11.12%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (3.94%) Management Information System
3 27 (2.66%) Computer Science
4 24 (2.36%) Mobile App
5 20 (1.97%) PMI
6 18 (1.77%) Data Integration
7 14 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
8 12 (1.18%) User Experience
8 12 (1.18%) Algorithms
8 12 (1.18%) Clustering
9 11 (1.08%) W3C
9 11 (1.08%) Life Science
9 11 (1.08%) FMCG
10 10 (0.98%) Mathematics
11 9 (0.89%) VHDL
11 9 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (0.89%) EPoS
11 9 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (0.89%) Visualisation
12 7 (0.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 67 (6.59%) Windows
2 42 (4.13%) Linux
3 20 (1.97%) UNIX
4 8 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 8 (0.79%) Windows 7
4 8 (0.79%) Windows 8
4 8 (0.79%) Windows XP
5 6 (0.59%) Android
5 6 (0.59%) Windows 2000
5 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.20%) Solaris
10 1 (0.098%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (28.44%) PRINCE2
2 189 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (13.98%) ITIL
4 120 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 105 (10.33%) Business Analysis
6 76 (7.48%) Change Management
7 73 (7.19%) CRM
8 70 (6.89%) Programme Management
9 65 (6.40%) Service Delivery
10 62 (6.10%) Software Engineering
11 60 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
12 59 (5.81%) PRINCE
13 57 (5.61%) Waterfall
13 57 (5.61%) ERP
14 53 (5.22%) Service Management
15 52 (5.12%) Project Planning
16 43 (4.23%) Migration
16 43 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
17 42 (4.13%) Scrum
18 41 (4.04%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (11.22%) SQL
2 91 (8.96%) C#
3 64 (6.30%) JavaScript
4 39 (3.84%) PHP
5 37 (3.64%) Java
6 35 (3.44%) VB.NET
7 34 (3.35%) VB
8 31 (3.05%) C++
9 27 (2.66%) VB6
10 12 (1.18%) MATLAB
11 10 (0.98%) VBScript
12 9 (0.89%) T-SQL
13 8 (0.79%) VBA
14 7 (0.69%) ABAP
14 7 (0.69%) ActionScript
14 7 (0.69%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.69%) ActionScript 3.0
15 6 (0.59%) VC++
15 6 (0.59%) C
16 4 (0.39%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 146 (14.37%) Degree
2 59 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 54 (5.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 52 (5.12%) SC Cleared
5 44 (4.33%) PMI Certification
6 35 (3.44%) ISEB
7 30 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
8 29 (2.85%) PMP
9 28 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (1.77%) CCNP
12 15 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 14 (1.38%) Chartered Engineer
14 13 (1.28%) CCNA
15 12 (1.18%) APMP
16 11 (1.08%) HND
17 10 (0.98%) MCSE
18 9 (0.89%) HNC
18 9 (0.89%) MAPM
19 5 (0.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.63%) QA
2 14 (1.38%) SLA
3 12 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.39%) COBIT
6 3 (0.30%) P3O
6 3 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.20%) MiFID
7 2 (0.20%) EMIR
7 2 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.098%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (1.77%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.98%) Hyper-V
3 10 (0.98%) vSphere
4 6 (0.59%) HDFS
5 4 (0.39%) RHEV
6 2 (0.20%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.098%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.098%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (0.98%) NetBackup
2 6 (0.59%) WSUS
3 4 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.30%) SCCM
5 1 (0.098%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.098%) Plesk
5 1 (0.098%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 149 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 81 (7.97%) Oracle
3 79 (7.78%) SAP
4 38 (3.74%) Cisco
5 36 (3.54%) VMware
6 32 (3.15%) IBM
7 24 (2.36%) Informatica
8 18 (1.77%) Citrix
9 14 (1.38%) Business Objects
10 13 (1.28%) Talend
11 12 (1.18%) F5
11 12 (1.18%) CheckPoint
11 12 (1.18%) Teradata
12 11 (1.08%) NetApp
13 10 (0.98%) Dell
13 10 (0.98%) Symantec
14 9 (0.89%) Hyperion
15 7 (0.69%) Websense
15 7 (0.69%) TIBCO
15 7 (0.69%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £6k Car Allowance + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + 33 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 10 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
AF Blakemore
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits package incl. bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum project incentives, company pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago