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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 20 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 511 449 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.12% 8.31% 8.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.48% 10.66% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 414 370 339
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,769 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
4452 4211 3721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.46% 77.98% 75.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3720 3569 3157
Average salary £42,350 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,602 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +3 239 £50,000 +5.26% 35
Warwickshire -10 58 £46,250 +2.77% 4
Coventry +11 57 £52,500 +23.52% 4
Staffordshire -14 47 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Solihull +7 19 £36,250 -19.44% 6
Worcestershire +7 19 £29,000 -22.66%
Walsall +6 14 £45,000 +30.81%
Shropshire +1 8 £52,000 +48.57%
Wolverhampton -4 3 £43,750 +16.66%
West Bromwich +2 2 £40,000 -17.52%
Dudley - 2 £25,981 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 288 (27.30%) Finance
2 273 (25.88%) PRINCE2
3 183 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
4 175 (16.59%) Microsoft
5 173 (16.40%) Degree
6 147 (13.93%) Business Analysis
7 132 (12.51%) ITIL
8 111 (10.52%) Windows
9 110 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
10 103 (9.76%) MS Excel
11 97 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 96 (9.10%) SQL
13 90 (8.53%) SAP
14 88 (8.34%) MS Project
15 86 (8.15%) Oracle
16 83 (7.87%) CRM
17 80 (7.58%) Service Delivery
18 78 (7.39%) Business Development
19 76 (7.20%) Security Cleared
20 74 (7.01%) Service Management
21 72 (6.82%) Programme Management
21 72 (6.82%) Retail
21 72 (6.82%) SC Cleared
22 69 (6.54%) ERP
23 68 (6.45%) .NET
24 67 (6.35%) SQL Server
24 67 (6.35%) Change Management
24 67 (6.35%) Waterfall
25 65 (6.16%) QA
26 63 (5.97%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (2.46%) MS Exchange
2 25 (2.37%) SharePoint
3 18 (1.71%) WebSphere
3 18 (1.71%) Lync
4 15 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (1.42%) IIS
5 12 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (1.14%) Office Communications Server
5 12 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (0.85%) CMS
7 7 (0.66%) Apache Pig
8 6 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.38%) Documentum
9 4 (0.38%) NetWeaver
9 4 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.38%) Node.js
10 3 (0.28%) nginx
10 3 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.28%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.28%) TPMS
Applications
1 103 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 88 (8.34%) MS Project
3 49 (4.64%) MS Office
4 30 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (1.99%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.57%) Simulink
7 4 (0.38%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.19%) InDesign
8 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.095%) MicroStation
9 1 (0.095%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (1.14%) SAP SD
1 12 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.85%) SAP PP
4 8 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (0.66%) SAP MM
5 7 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.66%) Magento
5 7 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.57%) SAP CO
6 6 (0.57%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 6 (0.57%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (0.57%) SAP WM
7 5 (0.47%) SAP CRM
7 5 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.38%) SAP APO
8 4 (0.38%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.52%) Office 365
2 11 (1.04%) SaaS
3 10 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.57%) Taleo
4 6 (0.57%) Basecamp
5 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.90%) SAN
2 19 (1.80%) Firewall
3 16 (1.52%) NAS
4 14 (1.33%) Internet
5 13 (1.23%) Unified Communications
6 12 (1.14%) Network Security
7 10 (0.95%) WAN
8 7 (0.66%) LAN
9 6 (0.57%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.47%) iSCSI
10 5 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (0.38%) 4G
11 4 (0.38%) GPRS
11 4 (0.38%) TETRA
11 4 (0.38%) VPN
11 4 (0.38%) DNS
11 4 (0.38%) VoIP
12 3 (0.28%) DHCP
12 3 (0.28%) IP Telephony
12 3 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 42 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (1.14%) Big Data
6 9 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (0.76%) MarkLogic
7 8 (0.76%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.66%) Hadoop
8 7 (0.66%) Apache Hive
9 6 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (0.57%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (0.57%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (0.47%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.47%) MySQL
10 5 (0.47%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (1.61%) Visual Studio
2 15 (1.42%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (0.57%) CruiseControl
3 6 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.47%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.19%) JIRA
5 2 (0.19%) Subversion
5 2 (0.19%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.19%) MSI
6 1 (0.095%) Xcode
6 1 (0.095%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.095%) Maven
6 1 (0.095%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.095%) Hudson
General
1 288 (27.30%) Finance
2 72 (6.82%) Retail
3 63 (5.97%) Manufacturing
4 49 (4.64%) Automotive
5 48 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 46 (4.36%) Banking
7 35 (3.32%) Law
8 27 (2.56%) Legal
9 23 (2.18%) Marketing
10 15 (1.42%) Financial Institution
11 14 (1.33%) Advertising
12 11 (1.04%) Back Office
12 11 (1.04%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.95%) Electronics
14 7 (0.66%) Games
15 6 (0.57%) German Language
16 2 (0.19%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.19%) Billing
17 1 (0.095%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 318 (30.14%) Project Manager
2 175 (16.59%) Analyst
3 109 (10.33%) Consultant
4 106 (10.05%) Business Analyst
5 76 (7.20%) Senior Manager
6 62 (5.88%) Architect
7 61 (5.78%) Developer
8 42 (3.98%) Service Manager
9 40 (3.79%) Senior Analyst
10 39 (3.70%) Transition Manager
11 38 (3.60%) Senior Project Manager
11 38 (3.60%) IT Project Manager
12 30 (2.84%) Senior Business Analyst
13 27 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
14 26 (2.46%) Technical Architect
15 24 (2.27%) Programme Manager
15 24 (2.27%) Coordinator
16 22 (2.09%) Delivery Manager
16 22 (2.09%) Project Coordinator
17 20 (1.90%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (6.45%) .NET
2 29 (2.75%) HTML
3 27 (2.56%) CSS
4 24 (2.27%) XML
4 24 (2.27%) Middleware
5 21 (1.99%) ASP.NET
6 16 (1.52%) Web Services
6 16 (1.52%) jQuery
7 15 (1.42%) HTML5
8 14 (1.33%) Java EE
9 13 (1.23%) .NET Framework
9 13 (1.23%) CSS3
10 10 (0.95%) J2EE
11 9 (0.85%) Ajax
12 8 (0.76%) EDI
12 8 (0.76%) FIX Protocol
13 7 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
14 6 (0.57%) WebCenter
15 5 (0.47%) SAP Basis
16 4 (0.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 110 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 29 (2.75%) User Experience
4 23 (2.18%) Computer Science
5 17 (1.61%) Data Integration
6 16 (1.52%) Clustering
7 15 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (1.23%) Smart Meter
8 13 (1.23%) PMI
9 12 (1.14%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.14%) Digital Media
10 9 (0.85%) Visualisation
10 9 (0.85%) Psychology
10 9 (0.85%) Fat Client
10 9 (0.85%) Thin Client
11 7 (0.66%) EPoS
11 7 (0.66%) NHS
11 7 (0.66%) FMCG
11 7 (0.66%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 111 (10.52%) Windows
2 25 (2.37%) Windows 7
3 24 (2.27%) Linux
4 20 (1.90%) UNIX
5 16 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.38%) VMS
6 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.28%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.28%) AIX
7 3 (0.28%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.19%) Solaris
8 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (25.88%) PRINCE2
2 183 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (13.93%) Business Analysis
4 132 (12.51%) ITIL
5 97 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 83 (7.87%) CRM
7 80 (7.58%) Service Delivery
8 78 (7.39%) Business Development
9 74 (7.01%) Service Management
10 72 (6.82%) Programme Management
11 69 (6.54%) ERP
12 67 (6.35%) Change Management
12 67 (6.35%) Waterfall
13 58 (5.50%) Project Planning
14 57 (5.40%) Scrum
15 55 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
16 51 (4.83%) Line Management
17 50 (4.74%) Migration
18 45 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
19 40 (3.79%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (9.10%) SQL
2 39 (3.70%) Java
3 38 (3.60%) C#
4 26 (2.46%) JavaScript
5 23 (2.18%) VB.NET
6 20 (1.90%) T-SQL
7 16 (1.52%) VB
8 13 (1.23%) C++
9 11 (1.04%) ABAP
9 11 (1.04%) VB6
10 8 (0.76%) PL/SQL
11 7 (0.66%) MATLAB
12 5 (0.47%) C
12 5 (0.47%) PHP
12 5 (0.47%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.38%) VBScript
14 3 (0.28%) Perl
14 3 (0.28%) VBA
14 3 (0.28%) Python
15 2 (0.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 173 (16.40%) Degree
2 76 (7.20%) Security Cleared
3 72 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 52 (4.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (4.83%) ISEB
6 40 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 36 (3.41%) MCSE
8 23 (2.18%) PMI Certification
9 15 (1.42%) PMP
10 13 (1.23%) MCITP
10 13 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (1.14%) MCTS
11 12 (1.14%) MCSA
11 12 (1.14%) MCP
12 11 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (0.76%) HNC
14 8 (0.76%) CCNA
14 8 (0.76%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.16%) QA
2 14 (1.33%) SLA
2 14 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.19%) MiFID
7 2 (0.19%) EMIR
7 2 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.095%) P3O
8 1 (0.095%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 39 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.90%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.66%) HDFS
5 4 (0.38%) vSphere
6 2 (0.19%) RHEV
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.095%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.095%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.095%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.095%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.095%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (1.33%) SCCM
2 13 (1.23%) SCOM
3 5 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.38%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.19%) WSUS
6 1 (0.095%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 175 (16.59%) Microsoft
2 90 (8.53%) SAP
3 86 (8.15%) Oracle
4 59 (5.59%) VMware
5 47 (4.45%) Cisco
6 25 (2.37%) Citrix
7 22 (2.09%) IBM
8 17 (1.61%) Informatica
9 16 (1.52%) HP
10 15 (1.42%) Talend
11 14 (1.33%) Symantec
12 13 (1.23%) Hyperion
13 11 (1.04%) NetApp
13 11 (1.04%) hybris
14 9 (0.85%) ATG
15 8 (0.76%) TIBCO
16 7 (0.66%) Fujitsu
16 7 (0.66%) Cloudera
17 6 (0.57%) Dell
17 6 (0.57%) Business Objects
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + attractive benefits, 30 days holid
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + car + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £54000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension, Health Care
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits package incl. bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Yoh
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, £6,180 Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago