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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 17 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 496 411 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.21% 7.42% 8.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.14% 9.66% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 391 330 317
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4084 4253 3648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.80% 76.74% 74.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3378 3592 3136
Average salary £41,405 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +7 186 £50,000 +5.26% 28
Warwickshire +2 64 £47,500 +5.55% 9
Coventry +12 54 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Staffordshire -17 46 £54,000 +5.88% 11
Solihull +6 31 £36,500 -14.11% 1
Worcestershire +15 20 £34,500 +18.96% 8
Walsall +3 8 £41,500 +13.07%
West Bromwich 0 8 £55,000 +10.55% 1
Shropshire +5 6 £53,750 +53.57%
Wolverhampton -3 5 £47,500 +26.66%
Herefordshire -3 3 £28,250 -33.52%
Willenhall - 3 £30,000 -
Dudley - 1 £22,500 - 1
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 281 (28.88%) PRINCE2
2 273 (28.06%) Finance
3 167 (17.16%) Microsoft
4 145 (14.90%) Degree
5 141 (14.49%) ITIL
6 132 (13.57%) Business Analysis
7 98 (10.07%) Windows
7 98 (10.07%) MS Excel
8 93 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 87 (8.94%) SQL
10 85 (8.74%) SAP
11 82 (8.43%) Service Management
12 79 (8.12%) Change Management
13 78 (8.02%) MS Project
14 77 (7.91%) Service Delivery
15 76 (7.81%) Retail
16 66 (6.78%) SQL Server
17 64 (6.58%) Business Development
18 60 (6.17%) Programme Management
19 57 (5.86%) CRM
20 56 (5.76%) Waterfall
21 55 (5.65%) Manufacturing
22 54 (5.55%) .NET
23 52 (5.34%) Security Cleared
23 52 (5.34%) Project Planning
24 51 (5.24%) MS Office
24 51 (5.24%) ERP
24 51 (5.24%) VMware
25 50 (5.14%) Oracle
25 50 (5.14%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 26 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 24 (2.47%) MS Exchange
3 20 (2.06%) Lync
4 17 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (1.44%) Office Communications Server
5 14 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (1.34%) IIS
7 9 (0.92%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.72%) CMS
9 6 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.41%) Documentum
10 4 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.41%) Node.js
11 2 (0.21%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.21%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.10%) Drupal
12 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 98 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 78 (8.02%) MS Project
3 51 (5.24%) MS Office
4 33 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (2.06%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.41%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.21%) InDesign
7 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.10%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.10%) Revit
8 1 (0.10%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.10%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 22 (2.26%) SAP SD
2 15 (1.54%) SAP PP
3 13 (1.34%) SAP FI
3 13 (1.34%) SAP FI/CO
3 13 (1.34%) SAP CO
4 11 (1.13%) SAP CRM
5 10 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (1.03%) SAP APO
6 7 (0.72%) SAP Retail
7 6 (0.62%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 6 (0.62%) SAP PM
7 6 (0.62%) Magento
7 6 (0.62%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.41%) assyst
8 4 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.41%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.31%) SAP EWM
9 3 (0.31%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.75%) Office 365
2 8 (0.82%) Basecamp
3 7 (0.72%) SaaS
4 6 (0.62%) Taleo
5 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.26%) SAN
1 22 (2.26%) Firewall
2 18 (1.85%) NAS
3 17 (1.75%) Internet
4 16 (1.64%) Unified Communications
5 13 (1.34%) WAN
6 10 (1.03%) LAN
6 10 (1.03%) Network Security
7 9 (0.92%) DNS
8 5 (0.51%) Intranet
9 4 (0.41%) VPN
10 3 (0.31%) Extranet
10 3 (0.31%) HTTP
10 3 (0.31%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.31%) VoIP
10 3 (0.31%) DHCP
10 3 (0.31%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.31%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (1.13%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (0.72%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (0.62%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (0.51%) Big Data
10 5 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.51%) OLAP
10 5 (0.51%) MySQL
11 4 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.31%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (0.62%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.21%) Maven
4 2 (0.21%) Subversion
4 2 (0.21%) MSI
4 2 (0.21%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.21%) Hudson
4 2 (0.21%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.10%) Selenium
5 1 (0.10%) JIRA
5 1 (0.10%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.10%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.10%) JBehave
5 1 (0.10%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.10%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.10%) Xcode
5 1 (0.10%) LabVIEW
General
1 273 (28.06%) Finance
2 76 (7.81%) Retail
3 55 (5.65%) Manufacturing
4 46 (4.73%) Banking
5 43 (4.42%) Telecoms
6 39 (4.01%) Automotive
7 33 (3.39%) Law
8 29 (2.98%) Marketing
9 25 (2.57%) Legal
10 21 (2.16%) Financial Institution
11 14 (1.44%) Back Office
12 12 (1.23%) Advertising
13 9 (0.92%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.82%) German Language
15 4 (0.41%) Electronics
16 3 (0.31%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.31%) Billing
17 2 (0.21%) Publishing
17 2 (0.21%) French Language
18 1 (0.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 296 (30.42%) Project Manager
2 153 (15.72%) Analyst
3 96 (9.87%) Business Analyst
4 82 (8.43%) Consultant
5 63 (6.47%) Senior Manager
6 56 (5.76%) Architect
7 55 (5.65%) IT Project Manager
8 50 (5.14%) Developer
9 47 (4.83%) Service Manager
10 43 (4.42%) Transition Manager
11 32 (3.29%) Senior Project Manager
12 27 (2.77%) Senior Analyst
13 26 (2.67%) Infrastructure Manager
14 25 (2.57%) Service Transition Manager
14 25 (2.57%) Technical Architect
14 25 (2.57%) Coordinator
15 22 (2.26%) Delivery Manager
16 20 (2.06%) Project Coordinator
17 19 (1.95%) Senior Business Analyst
17 19 (1.95%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (5.55%) .NET
2 31 (3.19%) HTML
3 29 (2.98%) CSS
4 18 (1.85%) ASP.NET
4 18 (1.85%) Web Services
5 13 (1.34%) HTML5
6 12 (1.23%) Ajax
6 12 (1.23%) CSS3
6 12 (1.23%) jQuery
7 10 (1.03%) J2EE
7 10 (1.03%) .NET Framework
8 9 (0.92%) XML
9 8 (0.82%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (0.51%) Middleware
10 5 (0.51%) EDI
10 5 (0.51%) ADO.NET
11 4 (0.41%) WinForms
11 4 (0.41%) SOAP
12 3 (0.31%) SAP Business Workflow
12 3 (0.31%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 46 (4.73%) Management Information System
2 19 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (1.44%) Clustering
4 12 (1.23%) Digital Media
5 10 (1.03%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.03%) Visualisation
5 10 (1.03%) Psychology
6 9 (0.92%) PMI
6 9 (0.92%) EPoS
7 8 (0.82%) Thin Client
7 8 (0.82%) Social Media
7 8 (0.82%) Smart Meter
7 8 (0.82%) Fat Client
8 6 (0.62%) NHS
8 6 (0.62%) FMCG
8 6 (0.62%) Data Conversion
8 6 (0.62%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.41%) Replication
9 4 (0.41%) Telematics
9 4 (0.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 98 (10.07%) Windows
2 26 (2.67%) Windows 7
3 17 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (1.54%) UNIX
5 10 (1.03%) VMS
6 9 (0.92%) Linux
7 4 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.21%) Solaris
8 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.21%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.10%) Android
9 1 (0.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (28.88%) PRINCE2
2 141 (14.49%) ITIL
3 132 (13.57%) Business Analysis
4 93 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 82 (8.43%) Service Management
6 79 (8.12%) Change Management
7 77 (7.91%) Service Delivery
8 64 (6.58%) Business Development
9 60 (6.17%) Programme Management
10 57 (5.86%) CRM
11 56 (5.76%) Waterfall
12 52 (5.34%) Project Planning
13 51 (5.24%) ERP
14 44 (4.52%) Scrum
15 40 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
16 39 (4.01%) Business Intelligence
17 38 (3.91%) Transition Management
18 36 (3.70%) Time Management
18 36 (3.70%) Risk Management
19 35 (3.60%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (8.94%) SQL
2 30 (3.08%) JavaScript
3 26 (2.67%) C#
4 20 (2.06%) T-SQL
5 19 (1.95%) Java
6 17 (1.75%) VB.NET
7 10 (1.03%) VB
8 9 (0.92%) PL/SQL
9 7 (0.72%) ABAP
10 6 (0.62%) VB6
10 6 (0.62%) PHP
11 5 (0.51%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.31%) VBA
12 3 (0.31%) C++
13 2 (0.21%) Ruby
13 2 (0.21%) Python
14 1 (0.10%) Groovy
14 1 (0.10%) PHP5
14 1 (0.10%) PHP4
14 1 (0.10%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 145 (14.90%) Degree
2 52 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 46 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (4.52%) ISEB
4 44 (4.52%) SC Cleared
5 40 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 35 (3.60%) MCSE
7 27 (2.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 18 (1.85%) PMI Certification
9 15 (1.54%) MCSA
10 14 (1.44%) MCITP
10 14 (1.44%) PMP
11 13 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (1.34%) MCTS
12 11 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (0.92%) MCP
14 7 (0.72%) VCP5
15 6 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.62%) APMP
16 4 (0.41%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.14%) QA
2 21 (2.16%) SLA
3 8 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.31%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.31%) P3O
7 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.10%) ARP4754
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.10%) GxP
System Software
1 39 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 20 (2.06%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.21%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.21%) vSphere
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.10%) XenApp
5 1 (0.10%) XenServer
5 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.10%) HDFS
5 1 (0.10%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (1.64%) SCCM
2 14 (1.44%) SCOM
3 5 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.21%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.10%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 167 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 85 (8.74%) SAP
3 51 (5.24%) VMware
4 50 (5.14%) Oracle
5 47 (4.83%) Cisco
6 19 (1.95%) Citrix
7 15 (1.54%) Fujitsu
8 12 (1.23%) HP
9 11 (1.13%) hybris
10 10 (1.03%) Symantec
11 9 (0.92%) NetApp
12 7 (0.72%) ATG
13 6 (0.62%) Hyperion
14 5 (0.51%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.51%) Informatica
14 5 (0.51%) IBM
15 4 (0.41%) Teradata
15 4 (0.41%) Cognos
15 4 (0.41%) Siebel
15 4 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Red Commerce
Salary: £50000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, £6,180 Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Red Commerce
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Neg. + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
QUANTICA
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Steria
Salary: £78k - £82k + 15% Flexible Benefits DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Steria
Salary: £48k - £52k + 15% Flexible Benefits DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Steria
Salary: £70k - £90k + 15% Benefits Dependant on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Steria
Salary: £85k - £100k + 15% Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago