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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 15 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 649 515 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.29% 9.57% 7.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.43% 11.99% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 491 411 343
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,275 £32,500 £33,439
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
4833 4295 4258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.10% 79.83% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3963 3575 3593
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 6 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 6 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 -2 224 £50,000 -9.09% 37
Coventry +14 131 £49,500 -3.41% 14
Staffordshire +15 66 £41,500 -25.56% 8
Warwickshire -22 54 £35,000 -19.54% 14
Solihull +12 35 £30,000 -17.80% 6
Shropshire +14 31 £40,500 +3.84% 4
West Bromwich +15 22 £62,500 +31.57% 3
Worcestershire -8 15 £49,000 +22.50% 2
Walsall +7 7 £41,250 +13.79% 1
Wolverhampton +2 6 £46,250 -2.63% 2
Dudley +7 4 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Herefordshire -6 3 - - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 - -
Brierley Hill - 1 £55,000 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 395 (31.88%) PRINCE2
2 366 (29.54%) Finance
3 249 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
4 212 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 190 (15.33%) Degree
6 170 (13.72%) ITIL
7 166 (13.40%) SAP
8 145 (11.70%) Microsoft
8 145 (11.70%) Business Analysis
9 123 (9.93%) Change Management
9 123 (9.93%) SQL
10 118 (9.52%) .NET
11 116 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
12 109 (8.80%) Retail
13 105 (8.47%) MS Project
14 103 (8.31%) JavaScript
15 102 (8.23%) C#
16 101 (8.15%) MS Excel
17 100 (8.07%) HTML
17 100 (8.07%) Scrum
18 97 (7.83%) Service Delivery
19 91 (7.34%) ERP
19 91 (7.34%) Manufacturing
20 84 (6.78%) CRM
20 84 (6.78%) SQL Server
21 83 (6.70%) Service Management
22 77 (6.21%) Marketing
22 77 (6.21%) Project Planning
23 75 (6.05%) Mentoring
24 71 (5.73%) People Management

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 49 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 32 (2.58%) CMS
3 13 (1.05%) Documentum
4 10 (0.81%) Apache
4 10 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (0.73%) MS Exchange
6 7 (0.56%) IIS
6 7 (0.56%) WebSphere
6 7 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (0.40%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.32%) WorkSite
8 4 (0.32%) Node.js
9 3 (0.24%) Lync
9 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.24%) SAS
9 3 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.16%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.16%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.16%) JBoss
10 2 (0.16%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 105 (8.47%) MS Project
2 101 (8.15%) MS Excel
3 51 (4.12%) MS Office
4 26 (2.10%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.65%) Open Workbench
7 7 (0.56%) Simulink
8 4 (0.32%) SPSS
9 3 (0.24%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.081%) Windchill
11 1 (0.081%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 30 (2.42%) SAP SD
2 20 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (1.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 14 (1.13%) SAP CO
3 14 (1.13%) SAP FI
3 14 (1.13%) SAP ERP
4 12 (0.97%) SAP SCM
5 11 (0.89%) SAP CRM
6 10 (0.81%) SAP MM
7 9 (0.73%) SAP Business One
8 6 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.40%) SAP SM
10 4 (0.32%) ENOVIA
10 4 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.24%) assyst
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 37 (2.99%) SaaS
2 13 (1.05%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.48%) Office 365
4 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.081%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.15%) WAN
2 31 (2.50%) Firewall
3 27 (2.18%) LAN
4 24 (1.94%) VoIP
4 24 (1.94%) Internet
5 17 (1.37%) SAN
6 14 (1.13%) OSPF
7 11 (0.89%) BGP
8 10 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (0.73%) TCP/IP
9 9 (0.73%) VPN
9 9 (0.73%) DNS
9 9 (0.73%) Multicast
10 6 (0.48%) Wireless
11 5 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (0.40%) PABX
11 5 (0.40%) NetScaler
11 5 (0.40%) Structured Cabling
12 4 (0.32%) Kerberos
12 4 (0.32%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 40 (3.23%) MySQL
3 31 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
7 14 (1.13%) MS Access
7 14 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (1.13%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.48%) OLAP
9 6 (0.48%) QlikView
10 5 (0.40%) Big Data
10 5 (0.40%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.32%) SAP BI
11 4 (0.32%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.32%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 4 (0.32%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.24%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.24%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 36 (2.91%) Visual Studio
2 8 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.56%) JIRA
4 4 (0.32%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.32%) Bower
5 2 (0.16%) Subversion
6 1 (0.081%) TestPartner
6 1 (0.081%) Maven
6 1 (0.081%) QADirector
6 1 (0.081%) Selenium
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.081%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.081%) Xcode
6 1 (0.081%) NUnit
6 1 (0.081%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.081%) Mocha
6 1 (0.081%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.081%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.081%) Ranorex
General
1 366 (29.54%) Finance
2 109 (8.80%) Retail
3 91 (7.34%) Manufacturing
4 77 (6.21%) Marketing
5 43 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 36 (2.91%) Banking
7 23 (1.86%) Automotive
8 22 (1.78%) Law
8 22 (1.78%) Legal
9 16 (1.29%) Back Office
10 15 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 15 (1.21%) Games
11 13 (1.05%) Electronics
12 12 (0.97%) Military
13 7 (0.56%) Billing
13 7 (0.56%) German Language
14 6 (0.48%) French Language
15 5 (0.40%) Publishing
16 3 (0.24%) Local Government
17 2 (0.16%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 421 (33.98%) Project Manager
2 131 (10.57%) Analyst
3 103 (8.31%) Developer
4 74 (5.97%) Business Analyst
4 74 (5.97%) Consultant
5 72 (5.81%) Senior Manager
6 69 (5.57%) Senior Project Manager
7 64 (5.17%) IT Project Manager
8 53 (4.28%) Programme Manager
9 48 (3.87%) SAP Manager
10 44 (3.55%) Agile Project Manager
11 39 (3.15%) Business Manager
12 35 (2.82%) Junior
13 32 (2.58%) Software Developer
13 32 (2.58%) Team Leader
13 32 (2.58%) SAP Consultant
13 32 (2.58%) Infrastructure Manager
14 31 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
14 31 (2.50%) Service Manager
15 30 (2.42%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (9.52%) .NET
2 100 (8.07%) HTML
3 69 (5.57%) CSS
4 45 (3.63%) XML
5 44 (3.55%) ASP.NET
6 37 (2.99%) HTML5
7 36 (2.91%) jQuery
8 33 (2.66%) Web Services
9 30 (2.42%) CSS3
10 23 (1.86%) .NET Framework
11 15 (1.21%) Ajax
11 15 (1.21%) SAP PI
12 11 (0.89%) WPF
13 10 (0.81%) WCF
14 9 (0.73%) SAP Basis
15 7 (0.56%) LAMP
15 7 (0.56%) J2EE
15 7 (0.56%) Entity Framework
15 7 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (0.48%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 116 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 51 (4.12%) Data Centre
4 34 (2.74%) PMI
5 24 (1.94%) User Experience
6 20 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 16 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (1.21%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.21%) Life Science
9 12 (0.97%) EPoS
10 8 (0.65%) Mathematics
11 7 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (0.56%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (0.48%) FMCG
12 6 (0.48%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.48%) Clustering
13 5 (0.40%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.40%) Chip and PIN
13 5 (0.40%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 51 (4.12%) Windows
2 30 (2.42%) Linux
3 21 (1.69%) UNIX
4 15 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (0.89%) Solaris
6 8 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.32%) Android
8 4 (0.32%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.24%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.16%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.081%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (31.88%) PRINCE2
2 249 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
3 212 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 170 (13.72%) ITIL
5 145 (11.70%) Business Analysis
6 123 (9.93%) Change Management
7 100 (8.07%) Scrum
8 97 (7.83%) Service Delivery
9 91 (7.34%) ERP
10 84 (6.78%) CRM
11 83 (6.70%) Service Management
12 77 (6.21%) Project Planning
13 75 (6.05%) Mentoring
14 71 (5.73%) People Management
15 68 (5.49%) E-Commerce
16 66 (5.33%) SDLC
17 61 (4.92%) Programme Management
18 60 (4.84%) Risk Management
18 60 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
19 59 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (9.93%) SQL
2 103 (8.31%) JavaScript
3 102 (8.23%) C#
4 32 (2.58%) Java
4 32 (2.58%) PHP
4 32 (2.58%) VB.NET
5 29 (2.34%) VB
6 24 (1.94%) VB6
7 15 (1.21%) ABAP
7 15 (1.21%) C
8 12 (0.97%) T-SQL
9 10 (0.81%) C++
10 7 (0.56%) MATLAB
10 7 (0.56%) PowerShell
10 7 (0.56%) TypeScript
11 6 (0.48%) Objective-C
11 6 (0.48%) VBA
12 5 (0.40%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.40%) SPARQL
13 4 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 190 (15.33%) Degree
2 70 (5.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 57 (4.60%) PMI Certification
4 55 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 50 (4.04%) PMP
6 45 (3.63%) SC Cleared
7 38 (3.07%) ISEB
8 37 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
9 32 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 27 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (1.69%) CCNA
12 16 (1.29%) CCNP
13 13 (1.05%) APMP
14 12 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (0.81%) Postgraduate
16 8 (0.65%) MCSA
17 7 (0.56%) CISA
17 7 (0.56%) CISM
17 7 (0.56%) CISMP
17 7 (0.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.82%) QA
2 23 (1.86%) SLA
3 9 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.40%) HL7
4 5 (0.40%) P3O
5 4 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.24%) PMBOK
6 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.16%) COBIT
8 1 (0.081%) DICOM
8 1 (0.081%) TickIT
8 1 (0.081%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.081%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.081%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.48%) vSphere
5 5 (0.40%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.24%) XenApp
7 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.16%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.081%) HDFS
8 1 (0.081%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (0.48%) Backup Exec
2 5 (0.40%) NetBackup
2 5 (0.40%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.16%) SCCM
4 2 (0.16%) Nagios
4 2 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 166 (13.40%) SAP
2 145 (11.70%) Microsoft
3 53 (4.28%) Oracle
4 34 (2.74%) Cisco
5 33 (2.66%) VMware
6 27 (2.18%) IBM
7 18 (1.45%) Citrix
7 18 (1.45%) Zend
8 17 (1.37%) Google
9 16 (1.29%) Cognos
10 15 (1.21%) HP
11 14 (1.13%) Informatica
12 13 (1.05%) Business Objects
12 13 (1.05%) Teradata
13 10 (0.81%) F5
14 9 (0.73%) GUPTA
15 8 (0.65%) CheckPoint
15 8 (0.65%) Apple
16 7 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
17 6 (0.48%) JD Edwards
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Salary: From £65,922 to £81,618 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + 15% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters - Elecosoft UK Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago