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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 14 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 636 469 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.18% 8.57% 8.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.22% 10.70% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 494 369 374
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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
4810 4384 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.58% 80.09% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3933 3633 3710
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,119 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +1 193 £48,500 -3.00% 37
Coventry +10 124 £49,500 -1.00% 4
Warwickshire +8 77 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Staffordshire +21 75 £40,250 -23.33% 6
Solihull +13 31 £39,500 +13.66% 5
Shropshire +13 29 £40,000 -23.07% 2
Wolverhampton +4 14 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Walsall +2 12 £43,000 -4.44%
West Bromwich -1 12 £62,500 +56.25%
Worcestershire -14 12 £41,750 +30.46% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 7 £45,000 -
Herefordshire +5 3 - -
Dudley +1 3 - -
Brierley Hill - 1 £55,000 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 398 (31.61%) PRINCE2
2 369 (29.31%) Finance
3 251 (19.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 221 (17.55%) Agile Software Development
5 176 (13.98%) Degree
6 165 (13.11%) SAP
6 165 (13.11%) Microsoft
7 148 (11.76%) ITIL
8 142 (11.28%) Change Management
9 133 (10.56%) Business Analysis
10 116 (9.21%) SQL
11 115 (9.13%) Retail
12 110 (8.74%) Manufacturing
13 108 (8.58%) ERP
14 98 (7.78%) HTML
14 98 (7.78%) MS Project
15 96 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
16 94 (7.47%) MS Excel
17 91 (7.23%) Scrum
18 88 (6.99%) JavaScript
19 86 (6.83%) SQL Server
20 83 (6.59%) Service Management
20 83 (6.59%) .NET
21 79 (6.27%) CRM
22 75 (5.96%) Service Delivery
23 74 (5.88%) Mentoring
24 73 (5.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
25 71 (5.64%) Programme Management
26 67 (5.32%) C#
27 66 (5.24%) People Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 42 (3.34%) SharePoint
2 34 (2.70%) CMS
3 9 (0.71%) Apache
3 9 (0.71%) MS Exchange
3 9 (0.71%) WordPress
4 8 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (0.56%) Node.js
5 7 (0.56%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.48%) IIS
7 5 (0.40%) Documentum
7 5 (0.40%) SAS
7 5 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.32%) WorkSite
9 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.16%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.16%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.16%) JBoss
10 2 (0.16%) Lync
Applications
1 98 (7.78%) MS Project
2 94 (7.47%) MS Excel
3 42 (3.34%) MS Office
4 18 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.43%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.19%) Open Workbench
6 9 (0.71%) Simulink
7 6 (0.48%) SPSS
8 3 (0.24%) Windchill
9 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.079%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.079%) Stateflow
10 1 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.079%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 37 (2.94%) SAP SD
2 19 (1.51%) SAP FI
2 19 (1.51%) SAP FI/CO
2 19 (1.51%) SAP CO
2 19 (1.51%) SAP ERP
3 18 (1.43%) SAP SCM
4 13 (1.03%) SAP Business One
4 13 (1.03%) SAP CRM
5 11 (0.87%) SAP MM
5 11 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (0.56%) SAP IS-U
8 4 (0.32%) ENOVIA
8 4 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.24%) Magento
10 2 (0.16%) CA PPM
10 2 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.16%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.57%) SaaS
2 11 (0.87%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.24%) Office 365
4 2 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.16%) PaaS
4 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.079%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.079%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.42%) WAN
2 35 (2.78%) LAN
3 32 (2.54%) Firewall
4 22 (1.75%) SAN
5 19 (1.51%) Internet
6 17 (1.35%) VoIP
7 14 (1.11%) OSPF
8 11 (0.87%) BGP
8 11 (0.87%) TCP/IP
8 11 (0.87%) Multicast
9 10 (0.79%) VPN
9 10 (0.79%) DNS
10 9 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (0.64%) Wireless
12 7 (0.56%) Structured Cabling
13 5 (0.40%) DMZ
14 4 (0.32%) IPsec
14 4 (0.32%) NAS
15 3 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
15 3 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (6.83%) SQL Server
2 46 (3.65%) MySQL
3 29 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
7 14 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (0.95%) QlikView
9 10 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (0.71%) Star Schema
10 9 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (0.64%) Big Data
11 8 (0.64%) OLAP
12 7 (0.56%) Snowflake Schema
12 7 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (0.40%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.32%) SAP HANA
14 4 (0.32%) SAP BI
14 4 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (1.83%) Visual Studio
2 9 (0.71%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (0.64%) Subversion
4 7 (0.56%) JIRA
5 2 (0.16%) QADirector
5 2 (0.16%) TestPartner
5 2 (0.16%) Bugzilla
5 2 (0.16%) Hudson
6 1 (0.079%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.079%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.079%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.079%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.079%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.079%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.079%) Xcode
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.079%) Selenium
General
1 369 (29.31%) Finance
2 115 (9.13%) Retail
3 110 (8.74%) Manufacturing
4 66 (5.24%) Marketing
5 37 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 28 (2.22%) Banking
7 24 (1.91%) Law
8 18 (1.43%) Legal
9 17 (1.35%) Military
10 16 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 15 (1.19%) Automotive
12 13 (1.03%) Back Office
13 11 (0.87%) Electronics
14 9 (0.71%) Games
14 9 (0.71%) Billing
15 8 (0.64%) Publishing
16 3 (0.24%) German Language
17 2 (0.16%) Aerospace
18 1 (0.079%) Financial Institution
18 1 (0.079%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 465 (36.93%) Project Manager
2 150 (11.91%) Analyst
3 94 (7.47%) Consultant
4 85 (6.75%) Developer
5 78 (6.20%) IT Project Manager
6 75 (5.96%) Business Analyst
7 72 (5.72%) Senior Manager
8 65 (5.16%) Senior Project Manager
9 56 (4.45%) SAP Manager
10 41 (3.26%) Business Manager
11 40 (3.18%) Programme Manager
12 39 (3.10%) SAP Consultant
13 37 (2.94%) SAP Project Manager
13 37 (2.94%) Agile Project Manager
14 35 (2.78%) Web Developer
15 34 (2.70%) Junior
16 28 (2.22%) Implementation Consultant
16 28 (2.22%) Infrastructure Manager
17 27 (2.14%) Transition Manager
18 26 (2.07%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (7.78%) HTML
2 83 (6.59%) .NET
3 64 (5.08%) CSS
4 37 (2.94%) XML
5 22 (1.75%) ASP.NET
6 20 (1.59%) Web Services
6 20 (1.59%) HTML5
7 16 (1.27%) SAP PI
7 16 (1.27%) CSS3
8 15 (1.19%) WPF
8 15 (1.19%) jQuery
9 12 (0.95%) Middleware
10 11 (0.87%) LAMP
11 10 (0.79%) WCF
12 9 (0.71%) SAP Basis
13 8 (0.64%) Apache Jena
14 7 (0.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
14 7 (0.56%) .NET Framework
15 5 (0.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 96 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (4.45%) Data Centre
3 49 (3.89%) Management Information System
4 24 (1.91%) Computer Science
5 23 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (1.83%) User Experience
6 20 (1.59%) PMI
7 17 (1.35%) Life Science
8 16 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 10 (0.79%) Mathematics
9 10 (0.79%) EPoS
10 8 (0.64%) Ontologies
10 8 (0.64%) FMCG
10 8 (0.64%) Semantic Web
11 7 (0.56%) Physics
12 6 (0.48%) IVR
12 6 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (0.48%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.48%) Smart Meter
13 5 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 57 (4.53%) Windows
2 32 (2.54%) Linux
3 17 (1.35%) UNIX
4 13 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (0.87%) Solaris
5 11 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.32%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.32%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.16%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.079%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.079%) Android
9 1 (0.079%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.079%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (31.61%) PRINCE2
2 251 (19.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 221 (17.55%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (11.76%) ITIL
5 142 (11.28%) Change Management
6 133 (10.56%) Business Analysis
7 108 (8.58%) ERP
8 91 (7.23%) Scrum
9 83 (6.59%) Service Management
10 79 (6.27%) CRM
11 75 (5.96%) Service Delivery
12 74 (5.88%) Mentoring
13 71 (5.64%) Programme Management
14 66 (5.24%) People Management
15 61 (4.85%) Project Planning
16 60 (4.77%) SDLC
17 58 (4.61%) Portfolio Management
18 57 (4.53%) Continuous Improvement
18 57 (4.53%) E-Commerce
19 56 (4.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 116 (9.21%) SQL
2 88 (6.99%) JavaScript
3 67 (5.32%) C#
4 36 (2.86%) PHP
5 24 (1.91%) Java
6 18 (1.43%) VB.NET
7 16 (1.27%) ABAP
7 16 (1.27%) C
8 13 (1.03%) T-SQL
9 11 (0.87%) VB
10 10 (0.79%) MATLAB
11 9 (0.71%) VB6
12 8 (0.64%) SPARQL
12 8 (0.64%) C++
13 7 (0.56%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.40%) R
15 4 (0.32%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.32%) VC++
15 4 (0.32%) VBScript
16 3 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 176 (13.98%) Degree
2 73 (5.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 54 (4.29%) PMI Certification
4 48 (3.81%) ISEB
5 43 (3.42%) PMP
6 41 (3.26%) Security Cleared
7 38 (3.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 32 (2.54%) SC Cleared
9 29 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (1.99%) CCNA
11 22 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (1.35%) CCNP
13 14 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (1.03%) APMP
15 11 (0.87%) Postgraduate
16 9 (0.71%) MCSA
17 8 (0.64%) MCSE
18 7 (0.56%) MCITP
18 7 (0.56%) ISTQB
19 6 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.86%) QA
2 29 (2.30%) SLA
3 13 (1.03%) P3O
4 6 (0.48%) HL7
5 4 (0.32%) IEC 61508
5 4 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.24%) COBIT
6 3 (0.24%) PMBOK
6 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.16%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.079%) DICOM
8 1 (0.079%) TickIT
System Software
1 37 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.48%) XenApp
4 6 (0.48%) VMware ESX
4 6 (0.48%) vSphere
5 4 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (0.32%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.32%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.16%) Firmware
6 2 (0.16%) Dovecot
6 2 (0.16%) Corosync
6 2 (0.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (0.56%) Backup Exec
2 6 (0.48%) NetBackup
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle EDQ
4 4 (0.32%) SCCM
5 3 (0.24%) Nagios
5 3 (0.24%) WSUS
6 2 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.16%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.079%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 165 (13.11%) SAP
1 165 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 55 (4.37%) Oracle
3 46 (3.65%) VMware
4 41 (3.26%) Cisco
5 26 (2.07%) IBM
6 23 (1.83%) Cognos
7 22 (1.75%) Zend
8 21 (1.67%) Citrix
9 15 (1.19%) HP
10 14 (1.11%) Google
11 12 (0.95%) Informatica
11 12 (0.95%) CheckPoint
12 10 (0.79%) NetApp
13 9 (0.71%) Pegasus
13 9 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.71%) GUPTA
13 9 (0.71%) F5
14 7 (0.56%) Tableau
14 7 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: Negotiable, Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 to £65 000 basic (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits inc Pension, BUPA
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£85,000 + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £64000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwickshire
OCS Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £61500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday