The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 16 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 485 469 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.81% 9.36% 7.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.47% 12.21% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 397 387 311
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £31,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3890 3842 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.67% 76.70% 71.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3239 3221 2856
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Project Management
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +2 196 £50,250 +0.50% 28
Warwickshire +2 66 £42,500 - 14
Coventry +5 54 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Solihull +18 42 £37,750 -5.62% 2
Staffordshire -17 37 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Worcestershire +7 21 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Shropshire +5 9 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Walsall +6 8 £48,500 -19.16%
Sutton Coldfield +2 4 £56,250 +55.17%
Dudley -2 4 £42,500 +2.40% 2
Herefordshire -5 4 £26,130 -12.90%
West Bromwich - 4 £35,500 - 2
Wolverhampton -16 2 £31,000 -8.14% 2
Tipton - 1 £38,500 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 263 (30.51%) PRINCE2
2 244 (28.31%) Finance
3 142 (16.47%) ITIL
4 136 (15.78%) Microsoft
5 129 (14.97%) Degree
6 110 (12.76%) Business Analysis
7 93 (10.79%) MS Excel
8 91 (10.56%) SAP
9 86 (9.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 85 (9.86%) Retail
11 84 (9.74%) Service Delivery
12 80 (9.28%) Windows
13 71 (8.24%) Service Management
14 69 (8.00%) SQL
15 66 (7.66%) Change Management
16 52 (6.03%) MS Office
17 51 (5.92%) MS Project
17 51 (5.92%) Programme Management
18 50 (5.80%) CRM
19 48 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
20 47 (5.45%) ERP
20 47 (5.45%) Manufacturing
20 47 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 45 (5.22%) Risk Management
22 40 (4.64%) MS PowerPoint
23 39 (4.52%) Banking
24 37 (4.29%) Management Information System
24 37 (4.29%) Oracle
24 37 (4.29%) .NET
24 37 (4.29%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.51%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.28%) Lync
4 8 (0.93%) CMS
5 7 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
5 7 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (0.70%) IIS
6 6 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.46%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.35%) Apache
9 1 (0.12%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.12%) Node.js
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.12%) Documentum
9 1 (0.12%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 93 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 52 (6.03%) MS Office
3 51 (5.92%) MS Project
4 40 (4.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.62%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.35%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.12%) Revit
7 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 21 (2.44%) SAP SD
2 18 (2.09%) SAP PP
3 14 (1.62%) SAP FI
3 14 (1.62%) SAP FI/CO
3 14 (1.62%) SAP CRM
3 14 (1.62%) SAP CO
4 11 (1.28%) SAP Retail
4 11 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (1.16%) SAP APO
5 10 (1.16%) SAP ERP
6 7 (0.81%) Academy Housing
6 7 (0.81%) arcHouse
7 6 (0.70%) SAP R/3
8 5 (0.58%) SAP EWM
8 5 (0.58%) SAP PM
8 5 (0.58%) SAP SCM
8 5 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (0.46%) assyst
10 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.81%) SaaS
2 6 (0.70%) Office 365
3 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.23%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.90%) WAN
2 24 (2.78%) LAN
3 23 (2.67%) Internet
4 20 (2.32%) Firewall
5 17 (1.97%) SAN
6 11 (1.28%) Unified Communications
6 11 (1.28%) DNS
7 10 (1.16%) NAS
8 8 (0.93%) Wireless
8 8 (0.93%) Intranet
8 8 (0.93%) VoIP
9 7 (0.81%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.58%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.46%) Extranet
12 3 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (0.35%) VPN
13 2 (0.23%) HTTP
14 1 (0.12%) iSCSI
14 1 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (4.06%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.51%) MySQL
3 12 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.04%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.46%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.23%) EDMS
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.23%) DTS
10 2 (0.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (0.58%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.35%) JIRA
2 3 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.35%) MSI
3 2 (0.23%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.12%) Selenium
4 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.12%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.12%) JBehave
4 1 (0.12%) Hudson
4 1 (0.12%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.12%) Maven
4 1 (0.12%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.12%) Toad
4 1 (0.12%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.12%) ERwin
General
1 244 (28.31%) Finance
2 85 (9.86%) Retail
3 47 (5.45%) Manufacturing
4 39 (4.52%) Banking
5 31 (3.60%) Telecoms
6 26 (3.02%) Marketing
7 24 (2.78%) Automotive
8 23 (2.67%) Law
9 16 (1.86%) German Language
10 15 (1.74%) Back Office
11 14 (1.62%) Financial Institution
12 11 (1.28%) Advertising
13 10 (1.16%) Legal
14 9 (1.04%) French Language
15 8 (0.93%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.93%) Billing
16 3 (0.35%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.23%) Publishing
18 1 (0.12%) Military
18 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 275 (31.90%) Project Manager
2 147 (17.05%) Analyst
3 86 (9.98%) Business Analyst
4 63 (7.31%) IT Project Manager
5 59 (6.84%) Consultant
6 39 (4.52%) Service Manager
7 36 (4.18%) Architect
8 32 (3.71%) Infrastructure Manager
8 32 (3.71%) Business Manager
9 30 (3.48%) Senior Manager
10 29 (3.36%) Development Manager
11 26 (3.02%) Transition Manager
12 24 (2.78%) SAP Analyst
13 23 (2.67%) Developer
13 23 (2.67%) Delivery Manager
14 22 (2.55%) Relationships Manager
14 22 (2.55%) Coordinator
15 21 (2.44%) Programme Manager
16 20 (2.32%) Project Analyst
17 19 (2.20%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.29%) .NET
2 14 (1.62%) Web Services
3 11 (1.28%) HTML
4 10 (1.16%) J2EE
5 9 (1.04%) CSS
6 8 (0.93%) Ajax
6 8 (0.93%) jQuery
6 8 (0.93%) SAP Business Workflow
7 6 (0.70%) Middleware
7 6 (0.70%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.58%) ADO.NET
9 3 (0.35%) D-Bus
9 3 (0.35%) WinForms
9 3 (0.35%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (0.35%) Application Packaging
9 3 (0.35%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.35%) Swing
9 3 (0.35%) JMS
10 2 (0.23%) EDI
10 2 (0.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (4.29%) Management Information System
2 22 (2.55%) EPoS
3 14 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (1.51%) NHS
5 8 (0.93%) PMI
6 7 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 7 (0.81%) Clustering
6 7 (0.81%) Smartphone
7 6 (0.70%) EFT
7 6 (0.70%) FMCG
8 5 (0.58%) Learning Management System
9 4 (0.46%) Social Media
9 4 (0.46%) Psychology
10 3 (0.35%) RMADS
10 3 (0.35%) Smart Meter
10 3 (0.35%) Informatics
10 3 (0.35%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.35%) PDA
10 3 (0.35%) Economics
10 3 (0.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 80 (9.28%) Windows
2 18 (2.09%) UNIX
3 17 (1.97%) Windows 7
4 13 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (0.93%) VMS
5 8 (0.93%) Linux
6 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.46%) Solaris
7 4 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.46%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.23%) AIX
9 1 (0.12%) Android
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (30.51%) PRINCE2
2 142 (16.47%) ITIL
3 110 (12.76%) Business Analysis
4 86 (9.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 84 (9.74%) Service Delivery
6 71 (8.24%) Service Management
7 66 (7.66%) Change Management
8 51 (5.92%) Programme Management
9 50 (5.80%) CRM
10 48 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (5.45%) ERP
12 45 (5.22%) Risk Management
13 35 (4.06%) PRINCE
13 35 (4.06%) Logistics
14 34 (3.94%) Project Planning
14 34 (3.94%) Migration
15 32 (3.71%) Business Development
15 32 (3.71%) Time Management
16 30 (3.48%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (3.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 69 (8.00%) SQL
2 20 (2.32%) Java
3 18 (2.09%) PHP
3 18 (2.09%) C#
4 15 (1.74%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.16%) C
6 9 (1.04%) ABAP
6 9 (1.04%) C++
7 8 (0.93%) T-SQL
8 7 (0.81%) PHP5
9 6 (0.70%) VB.NET
9 6 (0.70%) Perl
10 5 (0.58%) Ruby
10 5 (0.58%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.58%) VB
11 4 (0.46%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.35%) VB6
13 2 (0.23%) Python
13 2 (0.23%) VBA
14 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 129 (14.97%) Degree
2 47 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 30 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 29 (3.36%) ISEB
5 27 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 25 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (2.09%) MCSE
7 18 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (2.09%) SC Cleared
8 17 (1.97%) PMI Certification
9 13 (1.51%) PMP
10 12 (1.39%) MCSA
11 7 (0.81%) MCITP
11 7 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.70%) MCTS
13 5 (0.58%) ISEB Practitioner
13 5 (0.58%) CCNP
14 4 (0.46%) MBA
15 3 (0.35%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.29%) QA
2 27 (3.13%) SLA
3 8 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.70%) GxP
5 5 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.46%) P3O
7 3 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.35%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.12%) BS25999
8 1 (0.12%) ARP4754
8 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.58%) vSphere
5 3 (0.35%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.23%) XenApp
6 2 (0.23%) XenServer
6 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.12%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (1.39%) SCCM
1 12 (1.39%) SCOM
2 3 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (0.35%) Control-M
3 2 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.23%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.12%) SCSM
4 1 (0.12%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 136 (15.78%) Microsoft
2 91 (10.56%) SAP
3 37 (4.29%) Oracle
4 33 (3.83%) Cisco
4 33 (3.83%) VMware
5 12 (1.39%) Fujitsu
6 11 (1.28%) HP
6 11 (1.28%) Citrix
7 9 (1.04%) NetApp
8 8 (0.93%) Pegasus
9 7 (0.81%) Capita
9 7 (0.81%) Orchard
9 7 (0.81%) Northgate
9 7 (0.81%) Civica
10 6 (0.70%) Sage
10 6 (0.70%) Sybase
10 6 (0.70%) hybris
11 5 (0.58%) EMC
12 4 (0.46%) BT
12 4 (0.46%) Dell
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venator Recruitment Limited
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Sourceright
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pure People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
QUANTICA
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £26000 per annum + Car and more
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Rolls Royce
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: Competitive + Flexible Benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits, Microsoft training
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £53,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago