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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 15 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 604 504 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.61% 9.96% 8.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.21% 12.04% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 506 413 304
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £64,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
4945 4186 3553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.86% 82.73% 82.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 3569 2861
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +13 234 £47,500 +5.55% 30
Coventry +1 80 £47,500 - 4
Staffordshire 0 70 £41,500 -7.77% 8
Warwickshire +1 65 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Solihull 0 37 £47,500 +25.00% 2
Shropshire +20 23 £37,500 -27.18% 3
Worcestershire 0 18 £45,000 -25.00% 6
Walsall -1 15 £42,500 -26.08% 1
West Bromwich -19 5 £42,500 -27.35% 1
Wolverhampton +3 4 £48,750 +25.00%
Dudley - 1 £37,500 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 315 (28.66%) PRINCE2
2 304 (27.66%) Finance
3 234 (21.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 230 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 141 (12.83%) Business Analysis
6 130 (11.83%) Microsoft
7 116 (10.56%) SQL
7 116 (10.56%) Degree
8 102 (9.28%) Change Management
9 87 (7.92%) ITIL
9 87 (7.92%) Manufacturing
10 86 (7.83%) MS Excel
11 79 (7.19%) Retail
12 77 (7.01%) SAP
13 76 (6.92%) ERP
14 74 (6.73%) SQL Server
14 74 (6.73%) Presales
15 73 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
16 72 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
17 67 (6.10%) CRM
18 65 (5.91%) MS Office
18 65 (5.91%) Mentoring
19 64 (5.82%) Data Centre
20 63 (5.73%) Time Management
21 61 (5.55%) Risk Management
22 59 (5.37%) Cisco
22 59 (5.37%) Line Management
23 57 (5.19%) WAN
24 56 (5.10%) .NET
24 56 (5.10%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 51 (4.64%) SharePoint
2 9 (0.82%) CMS
2 9 (0.82%) Node.js
2 9 (0.82%) SAS
2 9 (0.82%) WordPress
3 5 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (0.36%) Apache
4 4 (0.36%) IIS
4 4 (0.36%) JBoss
4 4 (0.36%) MS Project Server
5 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.27%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.18%) Documentum
6 2 (0.18%) Drupal
7 1 (0.091%) CICS
7 1 (0.091%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.091%) WebLogic
Applications
1 86 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 65 (5.91%) MS Office
3 40 (3.64%) MS Project
4 14 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.09%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.73%) Open Workbench
7 6 (0.55%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.18%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.18%) Simulink
11 1 (0.091%) InDesign
11 1 (0.091%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (1.00%) SAP CO
2 11 (1.00%) SAP FI
2 11 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.73%) SAP Business One
5 5 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.45%) SAP SCM
5 5 (0.45%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.18%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 42 (3.82%) SaaS
2 11 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.82%) Google Analytics
3 9 (0.82%) Office 365
4 4 (0.36%) Bluemix
4 4 (0.36%) IaaS
5 3 (0.27%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.18%) AdWords
7 1 (0.091%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.091%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.091%) Force.com
7 1 (0.091%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (5.19%) WAN
2 49 (4.46%) LAN
3 23 (2.09%) VoIP
4 19 (1.73%) Firewall
4 19 (1.73%) Wireless
5 13 (1.18%) Unified Communications
6 8 (0.73%) PABX
6 8 (0.73%) SAN
7 7 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (0.64%) HTTP
7 7 (0.64%) IP Telephony
8 6 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (0.55%) Cisco ISE
8 6 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (0.55%) GSM
8 6 (0.55%) PBX
9 5 (0.45%) Internet
9 5 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.36%) Extranet
10 4 (0.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (1.73%) MySQL
4 13 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (1.09%) Data Mining
6 11 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (0.82%) DB2
7 9 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (0.73%) Relational Database
9 7 (0.64%) Star Schema
10 6 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (0.45%) Base SAS
11 5 (0.45%) Big Data
11 5 (0.45%) Couchbase
11 5 (0.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.45%) OLTP
11 5 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 13 (1.18%) Subversion
2 10 (0.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (0.82%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.64%) LSMW
5 5 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.36%) Hudson
7 2 (0.18%) JIRA
8 1 (0.091%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.091%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.091%) PhpStorm
8 1 (0.091%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.091%) SonarQube
General
1 304 (27.66%) Finance
2 87 (7.92%) Manufacturing
3 79 (7.19%) Retail
4 38 (3.46%) Marketing
5 37 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.64%) Banking
7 28 (2.55%) Legal
8 27 (2.46%) Games
9 21 (1.91%) Automotive
10 18 (1.64%) Law
11 12 (1.09%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.91%) Billing
12 10 (0.91%) Publishing
13 7 (0.64%) Back Office
14 6 (0.55%) Advertising
14 6 (0.55%) Military
15 5 (0.45%) Local Government
15 5 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.36%) Electronics
16 4 (0.36%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 422 (38.40%) Project Manager
2 197 (17.93%) Analyst
3 101 (9.19%) IT Manager
4 99 (9.01%) Business Analyst
5 79 (7.19%) IT Project Manager
6 74 (6.73%) Software Project Manager
7 66 (6.01%) Consultant
8 56 (5.10%) Implementation Manager
9 55 (5.00%) Implementation Project Manager
9 55 (5.00%) Project Implementation Manager
10 50 (4.55%) Developer
11 47 (4.28%) Implementation Consultant
12 44 (4.00%) Development Manager
13 41 (3.73%) Software Manager
14 38 (3.46%) Software Implementation Manager
14 38 (3.46%) Software Implementation Project Manager
15 35 (3.18%) Infrastructure Manager
16 34 (3.09%) Software Consultant
16 34 (3.09%) Software Implementation Consultant
17 33 (3.00%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (5.10%) .NET
2 34 (3.09%) HTML
3 23 (2.09%) CSS
4 21 (1.91%) ASP.NET
4 21 (1.91%) XML
5 19 (1.73%) Web Services
6 12 (1.09%) HTML5
7 11 (1.00%) LAMP
8 10 (0.91%) CSS3
9 9 (0.82%) Middleware
9 9 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (0.73%) REST
10 8 (0.73%) SOAP
11 7 (0.64%) JDBC
11 7 (0.64%) XSLT
12 6 (0.55%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
13 5 (0.45%) WinForms
14 4 (0.36%) EDI
14 4 (0.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 73 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (5.82%) Data Centre
3 34 (3.09%) Computer Science
4 33 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 18 (1.64%) Life Science
5 18 (1.64%) User Experience
6 15 (1.36%) e-Learning
6 15 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (1.36%) FMCG
7 14 (1.27%) NHS
8 13 (1.18%) Driving Licence
9 11 (1.00%) PMI
10 8 (0.73%) IVR
10 8 (0.73%) Physics
10 8 (0.73%) Smart Energy
11 7 (0.64%) Data Integration
11 7 (0.64%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.55%) Economics
12 6 (0.55%) EPoS
13 5 (0.45%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 54 (4.91%) Windows
2 26 (2.37%) Linux
3 18 (1.64%) Windows Server
4 17 (1.55%) Unix
5 6 (0.55%) Android
6 4 (0.36%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.27%) HPUX
8 2 (0.18%) AIX
8 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.091%) Debian
9 1 (0.091%) Solaris
9 1 (0.091%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.091%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (28.66%) PRINCE2
2 234 (21.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 230 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (12.83%) Business Analysis
5 102 (9.28%) Change Management
6 87 (7.92%) ITIL
7 76 (6.92%) ERP
8 74 (6.73%) Presales
9 72 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 67 (6.10%) CRM
11 65 (5.91%) Mentoring
12 63 (5.73%) Time Management
13 61 (5.55%) Risk Management
14 59 (5.37%) Line Management
15 56 (5.10%) Project Planning
15 56 (5.10%) Service Management
16 55 (5.00%) Service Delivery
17 53 (4.82%) Waterfall
18 51 (4.64%) Programme Management
19 50 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 116 (10.56%) SQL
2 46 (4.19%) C#
3 20 (1.82%) JavaScript
4 17 (1.55%) T-SQL
5 16 (1.46%) PHP
6 13 (1.18%) Java
7 11 (1.00%) VB.NET
8 8 (0.73%) C
8 8 (0.73%) Perl
9 6 (0.55%) ABAP
9 6 (0.55%) VB
10 5 (0.45%) Bash Shell
10 5 (0.45%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.36%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.36%) RPG
11 4 (0.36%) RPG IV
11 4 (0.36%) Ruby
12 2 (0.18%) C++
12 2 (0.18%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 116 (10.56%) Degree
2 51 (4.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 35 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (3.00%) PMI Certification
5 27 (2.46%) CCNA
5 27 (2.46%) ISEB
6 25 (2.27%) PMP
7 20 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 15 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (1.27%) CCNP
9 14 (1.27%) ISTQB
10 13 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (1.09%) MCSE
12 11 (1.00%) CISM
13 8 (0.73%) APMP
13 8 (0.73%) CISSP
13 8 (0.73%) Security Cleared
14 7 (0.64%) CCIE
14 7 (0.64%) CISA
15 5 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.82%) QA
2 21 (1.91%) SLA
3 10 (0.91%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.55%) COBIT
7 5 (0.45%) P3O
8 4 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.27%) HL7
9 3 (0.27%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.18%) Basel II
11 1 (0.091%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.091%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.091%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 14 (1.27%) Active Directory
1 14 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.55%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.36%) Firmware
4 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.18%) Corosync
5 2 (0.18%) Dovecot
5 2 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.18%) KVM
5 2 (0.18%) XenApp
6 1 (0.091%) Docker
6 1 (0.091%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.091%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.091%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (0.36%) SCCM
2 3 (0.27%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (0.27%) SCOM
3 2 (0.18%) HP NNM
3 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.18%) Pacemaker
3 2 (0.18%) Puppet
3 2 (0.18%) Rundeck
3 2 (0.18%) Salt
4 1 (0.091%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.091%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.091%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.091%) FlexNet
4 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.091%) Nagios
4 1 (0.091%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.091%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.091%) WMI
Vendors
1 130 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 77 (7.01%) SAP
3 59 (5.37%) Cisco
4 48 (4.37%) Oracle
5 37 (3.37%) VMware
6 25 (2.27%) ServiceNow
7 17 (1.55%) Citrix
8 16 (1.46%) Pegasus
8 16 (1.46%) Remedy
9 12 (1.09%) Google
10 11 (1.00%) Cognos
10 11 (1.00%) HP
11 9 (0.82%) IBM
11 9 (0.82%) Twitter
12 7 (0.64%) Netezza
12 7 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.55%) Adobe
13 6 (0.55%) MKS
13 6 (0.55%) NetApp
13 6 (0.55%) Teradata
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100000.00 - £125000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: bonus/excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £29000 - £37000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 (with an exceptional package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 6 days ago