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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 21 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 541 462 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.41% 8.89% 8.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.60% 11.29% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 452 371 361
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £69,750
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
4663 4093 3508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.08% 78.74% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4005 3470 2991
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +3 268 £50,000 +8.69% 28
Warwickshire -11 61 £48,500 +14.11% 7
Coventry +3 56 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Staffordshire -17 46 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Solihull +3 24 £37,500 - 6
Worcestershire +4 16 £30,750 -27.64% 1
Walsall -3 13 £62,500 +86.56%
Shropshire -1 6 £43,500 +67.30%
Wolverhampton -10 3 £48,750 +54.76% 2
Dudley -2 2 £27,231 -31.92%
West Bromwich +4 1 £25,000 -
Stourbridge +2 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 285 (27.59%) PRINCE2
2 276 (26.72%) Finance
3 184 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
4 178 (17.23%) Microsoft
5 165 (15.97%) Degree
6 136 (13.17%) ITIL
7 118 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 116 (11.23%) Business Analysis
9 108 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
10 105 (10.16%) MS Excel
11 95 (9.20%) Windows
11 95 (9.20%) SQL
12 88 (8.52%) Oracle
13 87 (8.42%) MS Project
14 83 (8.03%) CRM
15 80 (7.74%) Service Delivery
16 79 (7.65%) SAP
17 78 (7.55%) Retail
17 78 (7.55%) Security Cleared
18 77 (7.45%) .NET
19 74 (7.16%) Service Management
19 74 (7.16%) SC Cleared
20 70 (6.78%) Change Management
20 70 (6.78%) ERP
21 69 (6.68%) SQL Server
21 69 (6.68%) Programme Management
22 68 (6.58%) Business Development
23 65 (6.29%) Manufacturing
23 65 (6.29%) Waterfall
24 61 (5.91%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.42%) MS Exchange
3 21 (2.03%) WebSphere
4 15 (1.45%) IIS
4 15 (1.45%) Lync
5 12 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
6 9 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (0.68%) Apache Pig
7 7 (0.68%) CMS
8 6 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.39%) NetWeaver
9 4 (0.39%) Apache
10 3 (0.29%) Documentum
10 3 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.29%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.29%) TPMS
10 3 (0.29%) nginx
11 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 105 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 87 (8.42%) MS Project
3 47 (4.55%) MS Office
4 26 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (2.13%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.77%) Simulink
7 7 (0.68%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.29%) SPSS
10 2 (0.19%) InDesign
11 1 (0.097%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.097%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.097%) MicroStation
11 1 (0.097%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 13 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (0.87%) SAP MM
2 9 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.77%) SAP WM
3 8 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
4 7 (0.68%) Magento
4 7 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
5 6 (0.58%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 5 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.39%) Academy Housing
7 4 (0.39%) arcHouse
7 4 (0.39%) SAP SD
8 3 (0.29%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.19%) Exchequer
9 2 (0.19%) SAP PP
9 2 (0.19%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.26%) Office 365
2 11 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.06%) SaaS
3 6 (0.58%) Taleo
4 5 (0.48%) Basecamp
5 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.097%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.61%) Firewall
2 17 (1.65%) SAN
3 16 (1.55%) Internet
4 13 (1.26%) NAS
5 11 (1.06%) Network Security
6 10 (0.97%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.97%) VPN
7 9 (0.87%) WAN
7 9 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (0.87%) Unified Communications
8 8 (0.77%) Wireless
8 8 (0.77%) MPLS
9 7 (0.68%) LAN
9 7 (0.68%) VoIP
10 6 (0.58%) PBX
10 6 (0.58%) Broadband
11 5 (0.48%) iSCSI
11 5 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.39%) 4G
12 4 (0.39%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (6.68%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
5 13 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (1.16%) Big Data
6 12 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (1.06%) MySQL
8 9 (0.87%) OLAP
8 9 (0.87%) Relational Database
9 8 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (0.77%) MarkLogic
9 8 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (0.68%) Hadoop
10 7 (0.68%) Apache Hive
11 6 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (0.58%) Oracle Discoverer
11 6 (0.58%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (2.23%) Visual Studio
2 15 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 9 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.58%) CruiseControl
5 5 (0.48%) Subversion
5 5 (0.48%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.19%) MSI
7 2 (0.19%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.19%) JIRA
8 1 (0.097%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.097%) Hudson
8 1 (0.097%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.097%) Maven
8 1 (0.097%) Xcode
8 1 (0.097%) Rational Rose
General
1 276 (26.72%) Finance
2 78 (7.55%) Retail
3 65 (6.29%) Manufacturing
4 49 (4.74%) Automotive
5 44 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 43 (4.16%) Banking
7 31 (3.00%) Law
8 29 (2.81%) Legal
9 22 (2.13%) Marketing
10 12 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.16%) Electronics
11 10 (0.97%) Advertising
12 9 (0.87%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.87%) Back Office
13 8 (0.77%) Games
14 3 (0.29%) Billing
14 3 (0.29%) German Language
15 2 (0.19%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.097%) French Language
Job Titles
1 318 (30.78%) Project Manager
2 170 (16.46%) Analyst
3 110 (10.65%) Consultant
4 96 (9.29%) Business Analyst
5 72 (6.97%) Senior Manager
6 67 (6.49%) Developer
7 55 (5.32%) Architect
8 46 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
9 41 (3.97%) Service Manager
10 38 (3.68%) Senior Project Manager
11 36 (3.48%) Transition Manager
12 35 (3.39%) Senior Business Analyst
13 30 (2.90%) IT Project Manager
14 26 (2.52%) Programme Manager
15 25 (2.42%) Delivery Manager
16 24 (2.32%) Coordinator
17 22 (2.13%) Project Coordinator
18 20 (1.94%) Infrastructure Manager
18 20 (1.94%) Senior Consultant
19 19 (1.84%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (7.45%) .NET
2 38 (3.68%) HTML
3 35 (3.39%) CSS
4 29 (2.81%) XML
5 27 (2.61%) ASP.NET
6 26 (2.52%) Middleware
7 25 (2.42%) jQuery
8 23 (2.23%) Web Services
9 19 (1.84%) HTML5
10 17 (1.65%) CSS3
11 15 (1.45%) Ajax
12 14 (1.36%) .NET Framework
12 14 (1.36%) Java EE
13 9 (0.87%) EDI
13 9 (0.87%) J2EE
14 8 (0.77%) FIX Protocol
15 7 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
16 6 (0.58%) WebCenter
16 6 (0.58%) WCF
17 5 (0.48%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 108 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (2.81%) User Experience
3 24 (2.32%) Management Information System
3 24 (2.32%) Computer Science
4 20 (1.94%) Clustering
5 17 (1.65%) Data Integration
6 13 (1.26%) FMCG
6 13 (1.26%) Mathematics
6 13 (1.26%) PMI
6 13 (1.26%) Visualisation
7 12 (1.16%) Digital Media
8 11 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (0.97%) Smart Meter
10 9 (0.87%) Psychology
10 9 (0.87%) Mobile App
10 9 (0.87%) Algorithms
10 9 (0.87%) Thin Client
10 9 (0.87%) Fat Client
11 8 (0.77%) EPoS
11 8 (0.77%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 95 (9.20%) Windows
2 35 (3.39%) Linux
3 20 (1.94%) UNIX
3 20 (1.94%) Windows 7
4 15 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (0.48%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.39%) Windows 2000
6 4 (0.39%) Solaris
6 4 (0.39%) Windows 8
6 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.29%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.29%) AIX
8 2 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (27.59%) PRINCE2
2 184 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (13.17%) ITIL
4 118 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 116 (11.23%) Business Analysis
6 83 (8.03%) CRM
7 80 (7.74%) Service Delivery
8 74 (7.16%) Service Management
9 70 (6.78%) Change Management
9 70 (6.78%) ERP
10 69 (6.68%) Programme Management
11 68 (6.58%) Business Development
12 65 (6.29%) Waterfall
13 58 (5.61%) Project Planning
14 57 (5.52%) Scrum
15 55 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
16 47 (4.55%) Migration
16 47 (4.55%) Line Management
17 42 (4.07%) Continuous Improvement
18 38 (3.68%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 95 (9.20%) SQL
2 51 (4.94%) C#
3 40 (3.87%) Java
4 36 (3.48%) JavaScript
5 30 (2.90%) VB.NET
6 21 (2.03%) T-SQL
7 19 (1.84%) VB
8 17 (1.65%) C++
9 14 (1.36%) VB6
10 12 (1.16%) ABAP
11 11 (1.06%) PHP
12 10 (0.97%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.87%) MATLAB
14 5 (0.48%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.48%) C
15 4 (0.39%) VBScript
16 3 (0.29%) Perl
16 3 (0.29%) VBA
16 3 (0.29%) Python
16 3 (0.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 165 (15.97%) Degree
2 78 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 74 (7.16%) SC Cleared
4 53 (5.13%) ISEB
5 44 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 41 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 26 (2.52%) MCSE
8 25 (2.42%) PMI Certification
9 19 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (1.55%) PMP
11 13 (1.26%) APMP
12 12 (1.16%) MCP
13 10 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (0.97%) MCITP
14 9 (0.87%) MCTS
14 9 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 9 (0.87%) HNC
14 9 (0.87%) MCSA
15 8 (0.77%) CCNA
15 8 (0.77%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.91%) QA
2 14 (1.36%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.16%) SLA
4 9 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.19%) MiFID
8 2 (0.19%) EMIR
8 2 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.097%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 34 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (2.32%) Active Directory
3 21 (2.03%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.68%) HDFS
5 4 (0.39%) vSphere
5 4 (0.39%) RHEV
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.097%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.097%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.097%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (0.97%) SCCM
2 7 (0.68%) SCOM
3 5 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.39%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.39%) WSUS
5 2 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.097%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 178 (17.23%) Microsoft
2 88 (8.52%) Oracle
3 79 (7.65%) SAP
4 57 (5.52%) VMware
5 50 (4.84%) Cisco
6 29 (2.81%) Citrix
7 25 (2.42%) IBM
8 17 (1.65%) Informatica
9 16 (1.55%) HP
10 15 (1.45%) CheckPoint
10 15 (1.45%) Talend
11 14 (1.36%) Symantec
12 13 (1.26%) NetApp
12 13 (1.26%) Hyperion
13 12 (1.16%) F5
14 11 (1.06%) hybris
15 9 (0.87%) ATG
16 8 (0.77%) TIBCO
17 7 (0.68%) Cloudera
18 6 (0.58%) Dell
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £17k - 19k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Midlands
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: £23 - £25 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + 10% bonus, 5% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Hot Rec
Salary: £22k - 24k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago