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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 16 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 611 471 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.44% 9.60% 9.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.10% 11.89% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 484 387 395
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +15.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,125 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +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
4333 3960 3909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.10% 80.70% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3609 3291 3264
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,898 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 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 28 April 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 0 215 £50,000 -4.76% 27
Coventry +7 121 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Staffordshire +14 60 £43,250 -11.28% 7
Warwickshire -15 56 £55,000 +31.73% 6
Solihull +6 43 £40,000 +1.91% 5
Shropshire +3 23 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Worcestershire -13 14 £49,500 +4.21% 4
West Bromwich +7 7 £30,000 -15.49%
Wolverhampton +10 6 £47,500 +28.37%
Walsall 0 5 £52,500 +8.24%
Herefordshire +8 4 £39,983 +55.63%
Dudley -12 1 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Bilston - 1 £37,500 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 334 (30.50%) PRINCE2
2 317 (28.95%) Finance
3 236 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
4 170 (15.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 155 (14.16%) Degree
6 143 (13.06%) ITIL
6 143 (13.06%) SQL
7 140 (12.79%) Microsoft
8 131 (11.96%) .NET
9 129 (11.78%) Business Analysis
10 125 (11.42%) SAP
11 111 (10.14%) C#
12 100 (9.13%) Change Management
12 100 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
13 95 (8.68%) SQL Server
13 95 (8.68%) MS Excel
14 94 (8.58%) JavaScript
15 92 (8.40%) HTML
16 89 (8.13%) Retail
17 84 (7.67%) Service Delivery
18 80 (7.31%) Scrum
19 73 (6.67%) MS Project
19 73 (6.67%) CSS
20 70 (6.39%) PRINCE
21 69 (6.30%) ERP
22 67 (6.12%) Management Information System
23 64 (5.84%) Service Management
23 64 (5.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
24 62 (5.66%) Project Planning
25 60 (5.48%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 48 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.01%) Documentum
3 15 (1.37%) CMS
4 12 (1.10%) MS Exchange
5 10 (0.91%) Apache
6 7 (0.64%) Tomcat
6 7 (0.64%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.37%) Node.js
9 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.27%) IIS
10 2 (0.18%) JBoss
10 2 (0.18%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.18%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.18%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.18%) Lync
Applications
1 95 (8.68%) MS Excel
2 73 (6.67%) MS Project
3 54 (4.93%) MS Office
4 25 (2.28%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.82%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.64%) Simulink
8 5 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.27%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.091%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.091%) Stateflow
11 1 (0.091%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.37%) SAP SD
3 11 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (0.73%) SAP CO
4 8 (0.73%) SAP FI
4 8 (0.73%) SAP MM
5 7 (0.64%) SAP SCM
6 6 (0.55%) assyst
6 6 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.46%) SAP SM
8 4 (0.37%) ENOVIA
8 4 (0.37%) MIS ActiveH
9 3 (0.27%) SAP Business One
9 3 (0.27%) Magento
10 2 (0.18%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.18%) CA PPM
10 2 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.18%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.18%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 48 (4.38%) SaaS
2 12 (1.10%) Google Analytics
3 10 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.64%) Office 365
5 3 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.091%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.65%) WAN
2 24 (2.19%) VoIP
3 21 (1.92%) Firewall
4 18 (1.64%) LAN
5 16 (1.46%) Internet
6 14 (1.28%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.64%) SAN
8 6 (0.55%) HTTP
9 5 (0.46%) VPN
9 5 (0.46%) MPLS
9 5 (0.46%) Wireless
10 4 (0.37%) BGP
10 4 (0.37%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.27%) Network Security
11 3 (0.27%) PABX
11 3 (0.27%) NetScaler
11 3 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.27%) VLAN
11 3 (0.27%) OSPF
11 3 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (8.68%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.11%) MySQL
3 42 (3.84%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
5 23 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (1.83%) MS Access
8 14 (1.28%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.10%) Data Mining
10 9 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.73%) SQLite
12 6 (0.55%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 4 (0.37%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.37%) SAP BI
14 3 (0.27%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.27%) OLAP
15 2 (0.18%) Star Schema
15 2 (0.18%) SAP BW
15 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 46 (4.20%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (0.82%) JIRA
4 8 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.37%) Bower
6 3 (0.27%) Subversion
6 3 (0.27%) Maven
7 2 (0.18%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.18%) Selenium
8 1 (0.091%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.091%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.091%) Mocha
8 1 (0.091%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.091%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.091%) Xcode
8 1 (0.091%) NUnit
8 1 (0.091%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.091%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.091%) MSI
General
1 317 (28.95%) Finance
2 89 (8.13%) Retail
3 59 (5.39%) Manufacturing
4 57 (5.21%) Marketing
5 42 (3.84%) Banking
6 40 (3.65%) Telecoms
7 29 (2.65%) Automotive
8 27 (2.47%) Legal
9 18 (1.64%) Law
10 13 (1.19%) Games
11 12 (1.10%) Electronics
12 9 (0.82%) German Language
13 7 (0.64%) Back Office
14 6 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.55%) French Language
15 4 (0.37%) Local Government
16 3 (0.27%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.27%) Billing
16 3 (0.27%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 374 (34.16%) Project Manager
2 119 (10.87%) Analyst
3 109 (9.95%) Developer
4 81 (7.40%) Business Analyst
5 61 (5.57%) Senior Manager
6 59 (5.39%) Senior Project Manager
7 49 (4.47%) Programme Manager
8 48 (4.38%) IT Project Manager
9 45 (4.11%) Software Developer
10 44 (4.02%) Consultant
11 38 (3.47%) Administrator
12 32 (2.92%) SAP Manager
13 30 (2.74%) Business Manager
14 29 (2.65%) Systems Manager
14 29 (2.65%) Delivery Manager
15 27 (2.47%) Infrastructure Manager
15 27 (2.47%) Project Administrator
16 26 (2.37%) Agile Project Manager
17 25 (2.28%) Infrastructure Project Manager
18 24 (2.19%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (11.96%) .NET
2 92 (8.40%) HTML
3 73 (6.67%) CSS
4 60 (5.48%) jQuery
5 57 (5.21%) HTML5
6 55 (5.02%) XML
7 52 (4.75%) ASP.NET
7 52 (4.75%) CSS3
8 43 (3.93%) Web Services
9 28 (2.56%) .NET Framework
10 27 (2.47%) Ajax
11 11 (1.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (0.73%) SAP PI
12 8 (0.73%) EDI
12 8 (0.73%) JSON
12 8 (0.73%) J2EE
12 8 (0.73%) Flash
13 7 (0.64%) Middleware
13 7 (0.64%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 100 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 39 (3.56%) PMI
4 31 (2.83%) Mobile App
5 30 (2.74%) User Experience
6 15 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.10%) Life Science
7 12 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (0.91%) Data Structures
8 10 (0.91%) EPoS
8 10 (0.91%) Clustering
9 9 (0.82%) W3C
10 8 (0.73%) Visualisation
10 8 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (0.64%) IVR
11 7 (0.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (0.64%) VHDL
12 6 (0.55%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.55%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.37%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 45 (4.11%) Windows
2 28 (2.56%) Linux
3 16 (1.46%) UNIX
4 9 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (0.82%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.64%) Android
6 5 (0.46%) Windows 8
7 4 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.27%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (30.50%) PRINCE2
2 236 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (15.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 143 (13.06%) ITIL
5 129 (11.78%) Business Analysis
6 100 (9.13%) Change Management
7 84 (7.67%) Service Delivery
8 80 (7.31%) Scrum
9 70 (6.39%) PRINCE
10 69 (6.30%) ERP
11 64 (5.84%) Service Management
12 62 (5.66%) Project Planning
13 59 (5.39%) E-Commerce
14 58 (5.30%) CRM
15 56 (5.11%) Software Engineering
16 54 (4.93%) Mentoring
17 51 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
17 51 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
18 50 (4.57%) Programme Management
19 49 (4.47%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (13.06%) SQL
2 111 (10.14%) C#
3 94 (8.58%) JavaScript
4 43 (3.93%) PHP
5 40 (3.65%) VB
6 38 (3.47%) VB.NET
7 32 (2.92%) VB6
8 24 (2.19%) Java
9 21 (1.92%) C++
10 10 (0.91%) C
10 10 (0.91%) T-SQL
10 10 (0.91%) VBA
11 8 (0.73%) ABAP
12 7 (0.64%) ActionScript
12 7 (0.64%) MATLAB
12 7 (0.64%) Objective-C
12 7 (0.64%) ActionScript 3.0
12 7 (0.64%) TypeScript
13 6 (0.55%) VC++
13 6 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 155 (14.16%) Degree
2 64 (5.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 56 (5.11%) PMI Certification
4 45 (4.11%) PMP
5 40 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
6 37 (3.38%) Security Cleared
7 32 (2.92%) SC Cleared
7 32 (2.92%) ISEB
8 20 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 17 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (1.28%) CCNP
11 13 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (0.91%) CCNA
13 8 (0.73%) Chartered Engineer
14 6 (0.55%) ISTQB
14 6 (0.55%) MCSE
15 5 (0.46%) HNC
15 5 (0.46%) HND
15 5 (0.46%) CISA
16 4 (0.37%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.29%) QA
2 19 (1.74%) SLA
3 8 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.37%) COBIT
4 4 (0.37%) HL7
5 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.27%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.18%) P3O
7 1 (0.091%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.091%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.091%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 13 (1.19%) Active Directory
1 13 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.64%) vSphere
3 6 (0.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.091%) Firmware
4 1 (0.091%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.091%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (0.46%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.18%) WSUS
2 2 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.091%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.091%) SCCM
3 1 (0.091%) Plesk
Vendors
1 140 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 125 (11.42%) SAP
3 52 (4.75%) Oracle
4 29 (2.65%) IBM
5 24 (2.19%) Cisco
5 24 (2.19%) VMware
6 22 (2.01%) Teradata
6 22 (2.01%) Informatica
7 16 (1.46%) Google
8 15 (1.37%) Business Objects
9 11 (1.00%) Citrix
10 8 (0.73%) HP
11 7 (0.64%) Apple
12 6 (0.55%) JD Edwards
12 6 (0.55%) NetApp
12 6 (0.55%) Cognos
12 6 (0.55%) ATG
12 6 (0.55%) Tableau
12 6 (0.55%) Twitter
12 6 (0.55%) ServiceNow
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + training + excellent package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Trustmarque
Salary: £0 - £24,000 per year depending on experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PMC retail
Salary: Competitive Basic + Car / Car Allowance + Pension & flexible location
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + pension, healthcare, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + On application
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + profit share, other benefits
Posted: 4 days ago