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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 14 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 659 498 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.25% 9.22% 7.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.28% 11.61% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 495 393 337
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £31,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -1.09%
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
4961 4291 4375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.72% 79.46% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 3565 3688
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +3 218 £49,250 -1.50% 32
Coventry +8 135 £48,500 -7.61% 11
Staffordshire +20 75 £38,500 -31.55% 5
Warwickshire -10 63 £35,000 -25.92% 9
Solihull +12 34 £31,000 -15.06% 2
Shropshire +12 24 £40,250 -25.11%
West Bromwich +11 21 £62,500 +13.63%
Worcestershire -13 13 £42,500 +25.00% 7
Walsall +1 9 £42,500 +2.40% 1
Wolverhampton -3 6 £41,250 -13.15% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £50,000 - 1
Dudley +4 3 £60,000 +166.66%
Herefordshire -3 3 - - 2
Brierley Hill - 1 £55,000 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 402 (31.63%) PRINCE2
2 367 (28.87%) Finance
3 234 (18.41%) Agile Software Development
4 222 (17.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 194 (15.26%) Degree
6 174 (13.69%) SAP
7 166 (13.06%) ITIL
8 159 (12.51%) Microsoft
9 137 (10.78%) Business Analysis
10 134 (10.54%) Change Management
11 123 (9.68%) SQL
12 114 (8.97%) Retail
13 111 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
14 105 (8.26%) .NET
14 105 (8.26%) MS Excel
15 103 (8.10%) HTML
15 103 (8.10%) Scrum
16 102 (8.03%) Manufacturing
17 100 (7.87%) MS Project
18 97 (7.63%) ERP
19 96 (7.55%) Service Delivery
20 95 (7.47%) JavaScript
21 90 (7.08%) C#
22 87 (6.85%) Service Management
23 84 (6.61%) CRM
24 83 (6.53%) SQL Server
25 81 (6.37%) Mentoring
26 80 (6.29%) Marketing
27 76 (5.98%) People Management
28 73 (5.74%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 39 (3.07%) CMS
3 10 (0.79%) Documentum
3 10 (0.79%) Apache
3 10 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (0.55%) MS Exchange
4 7 (0.55%) IIS
4 7 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.39%) SAS
6 4 (0.31%) WorkSite
7 3 (0.24%) Lync
7 3 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.24%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.16%) JBoss
8 2 (0.16%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.16%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 105 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 100 (7.87%) MS Project
3 50 (3.93%) MS Office
4 22 (1.73%) MS Visio
5 21 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.79%) Open Workbench
7 9 (0.71%) Simulink
8 6 (0.47%) SPSS
9 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.079%) Stateflow
10 1 (0.079%) Windchill
10 1 (0.079%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (2.68%) SAP SD
2 18 (1.42%) SAP ERP
3 17 (1.34%) SAP FI
3 17 (1.34%) SAP FI/CO
3 17 (1.34%) SAP CO
4 15 (1.18%) SAP SCM
5 14 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (1.02%) SAP CRM
7 11 (0.87%) SAP MM
8 9 (0.71%) SAP Business One
9 5 (0.39%) SAP SM
9 5 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
9 5 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.31%) ENOVIA
10 4 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
11 3 (0.24%) Magento
12 2 (0.16%) Infor M3
12 2 (0.16%) CA PPM
12 2 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 42 (3.30%) SaaS
2 14 (1.10%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.39%) Office 365
4 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.16%) PaaS
6 1 (0.079%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.079%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.91%) WAN
2 34 (2.68%) Firewall
3 28 (2.20%) LAN
4 22 (1.73%) VoIP
4 22 (1.73%) Internet
5 17 (1.34%) SAN
6 15 (1.18%) OSPF
7 11 (0.87%) BGP
7 11 (0.87%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.87%) Multicast
8 10 (0.79%) VPN
8 10 (0.79%) DNS
9 9 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (0.55%) Structured Cabling
11 6 (0.47%) Wireless
12 5 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (0.31%) VLAN
13 4 (0.31%) NAS
13 4 (0.31%) PABX
13 4 (0.31%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (6.53%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.38%) MySQL
3 28 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
7 13 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (0.71%) MS Access
9 8 (0.63%) OLAP
9 8 (0.63%) QlikView
9 8 (0.63%) Big Data
9 8 (0.63%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.47%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.31%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.24%) Snowflake Schema
12 3 (0.24%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 31 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 9 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.55%) JIRA
4 2 (0.16%) QADirector
4 2 (0.16%) Selenium
4 2 (0.16%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.16%) Bugzilla
4 2 (0.16%) Subversion
4 2 (0.16%) TestPartner
5 1 (0.079%) Xcode
5 1 (0.079%) NUnit
5 1 (0.079%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.079%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.079%) Mocha
5 1 (0.079%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.079%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.079%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.079%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.079%) Bower
General
1 367 (28.87%) Finance
2 114 (8.97%) Retail
3 102 (8.03%) Manufacturing
4 80 (6.29%) Marketing
5 39 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 33 (2.60%) Banking
7 24 (1.89%) Law
7 24 (1.89%) Legal
8 17 (1.34%) Automotive
9 16 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 15 (1.18%) Military
11 14 (1.10%) Back Office
12 13 (1.02%) Electronics
12 13 (1.02%) Games
13 8 (0.63%) Billing
14 7 (0.55%) Publishing
15 6 (0.47%) German Language
16 5 (0.39%) French Language
17 1 (0.079%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.079%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 436 (34.30%) Project Manager
2 143 (11.25%) Analyst
3 95 (7.47%) Developer
4 87 (6.85%) Consultant
5 75 (5.90%) Business Analyst
5 75 (5.90%) IT Project Manager
6 73 (5.74%) Senior Manager
7 70 (5.51%) Senior Project Manager
8 55 (4.33%) SAP Manager
9 47 (3.70%) Programme Manager
10 43 (3.38%) Agile Project Manager
11 42 (3.30%) Business Manager
12 34 (2.68%) Junior
12 34 (2.68%) Team Leader
13 33 (2.60%) SAP Consultant
14 31 (2.44%) PHP Developer
14 31 (2.44%) Web Developer
15 30 (2.36%) Service Manager
16 29 (2.28%) Junior Project Manager
17 28 (2.20%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (8.26%) .NET
2 103 (8.10%) HTML
3 64 (5.04%) CSS
4 44 (3.46%) XML
5 32 (2.52%) ASP.NET
6 29 (2.28%) Web Services
7 28 (2.20%) jQuery
8 26 (2.05%) HTML5
9 19 (1.49%) CSS3
10 17 (1.34%) .NET Framework
11 16 (1.26%) SAP PI
12 15 (1.18%) WPF
13 10 (0.79%) WCF
14 9 (0.71%) SAP Basis
15 8 (0.63%) Apache Jena
16 7 (0.55%) Ajax
16 7 (0.55%) LAMP
17 6 (0.47%) Middleware
17 6 (0.47%) EDI
17 6 (0.47%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 111 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 50 (3.93%) Data Centre
4 33 (2.60%) PMI
5 22 (1.73%) User Experience
6 21 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 20 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (1.49%) Mobile App
9 16 (1.26%) Life Science
10 10 (0.79%) Mathematics
10 10 (0.79%) EPoS
11 8 (0.63%) Ontologies
11 8 (0.63%) Semantic Web
12 7 (0.55%) Smart Meter
13 6 (0.47%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (0.47%) IVR
13 6 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (0.47%) FMCG
13 6 (0.47%) Clustering
14 5 (0.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 57 (4.48%) Windows
2 32 (2.52%) Linux
3 17 (1.34%) UNIX
4 14 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (0.94%) Solaris
6 10 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.31%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.24%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.16%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.16%) Android
10 2 (0.16%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.079%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (31.63%) PRINCE2
2 234 (18.41%) Agile Software Development
3 222 (17.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 166 (13.06%) ITIL
5 137 (10.78%) Business Analysis
6 134 (10.54%) Change Management
7 103 (8.10%) Scrum
8 97 (7.63%) ERP
9 96 (7.55%) Service Delivery
10 87 (6.85%) Service Management
11 84 (6.61%) CRM
12 81 (6.37%) Mentoring
13 76 (5.98%) People Management
14 73 (5.74%) Project Planning
15 69 (5.43%) SDLC
16 68 (5.35%) Programme Management
17 65 (5.11%) E-Commerce
18 61 (4.80%) Portfolio Management
19 58 (4.56%) Coaching
19 58 (4.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (9.68%) SQL
2 95 (7.47%) JavaScript
3 90 (7.08%) C#
4 32 (2.52%) Java
4 32 (2.52%) PHP
5 26 (2.05%) VB.NET
6 21 (1.65%) VB
7 17 (1.34%) VB6
7 17 (1.34%) C
8 16 (1.26%) ABAP
9 14 (1.10%) T-SQL
10 11 (0.87%) C++
11 9 (0.71%) MATLAB
12 8 (0.63%) PowerShell
12 8 (0.63%) SPARQL
13 5 (0.39%) R
13 5 (0.39%) Objective-C
13 5 (0.39%) VBA
14 4 (0.31%) VC++
14 4 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 194 (15.26%) Degree
2 71 (5.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 57 (4.48%) PMI Certification
4 52 (4.09%) Security Cleared
5 49 (3.86%) PMP
6 42 (3.30%) SC Cleared
7 41 (3.23%) ISEB
8 37 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 32 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
10 28 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (1.81%) CCNA
12 15 (1.18%) CCNP
13 13 (1.02%) Postgraduate
14 12 (0.94%) APMP
15 11 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (0.71%) MCSA
17 7 (0.55%) CISA
17 7 (0.55%) CISM
17 7 (0.55%) CISMP
17 7 (0.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.83%) QA
2 27 (2.12%) SLA
3 10 (0.79%) P3O
4 6 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.39%) HL7
6 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.24%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.24%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.16%) COBIT
8 1 (0.079%) TickIT
8 1 (0.079%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.079%) DICOM
System Software
1 31 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.02%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.47%) vSphere
5 5 (0.39%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.24%) XenApp
7 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.16%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.079%) HDFS
8 1 (0.079%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (0.55%) Backup Exec
2 6 (0.47%) NetBackup
3 5 (0.39%) Oracle EDQ
4 4 (0.31%) SCCM
5 3 (0.24%) Nagios
5 3 (0.24%) WSUS
6 2 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.079%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 174 (13.69%) SAP
2 159 (12.51%) Microsoft
3 49 (3.86%) Oracle
4 36 (2.83%) VMware
5 34 (2.68%) Cisco
6 29 (2.28%) IBM
7 22 (1.73%) Zend
8 19 (1.49%) Cognos
9 17 (1.34%) Citrix
9 17 (1.34%) Google
10 16 (1.26%) HP
11 13 (1.02%) Informatica
12 10 (0.79%) CheckPoint
12 10 (0.79%) Teradata
12 10 (0.79%) F5
13 9 (0.71%) GUPTA
14 8 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.63%) Apple
15 6 (0.47%) JDA
15 6 (0.47%) NetApp
West Midlands
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £95000 - £135000 per annum + excellent bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 to £65 000 basic (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £35k - 48k per year + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Phoenix Group
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
HS2
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Coventry University
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
SCC
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 27k per year + car allowance / company car
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + OTE £100k + Other bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 4 days ago