The first table below looks at the demand for Project Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 135 155 176
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +21
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 76 53 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.42% 0.96% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.25% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 24
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,400 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4043 4241 3645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.71% 76.91% 73.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3337 3577 3160
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Planning across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Project Planning
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Planning across the West Midlands region.

Project Planning Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Project Planning
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Planning across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

Project Planning Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Project Planning
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 Planning within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 July 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 +8 19 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Warwickshire +24 17 £68,750 +118.25% 1
Coventry +13 17 £43,000 +7.50% 1
Solihull - 11 £45,000 -
Staffordshire 0 8 £54,000 -6.08% 2
Walsall - 2 £48,250 -
Wolverhampton -15 1 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 67 (46.21%) Microsoft
2 66 (45.52%) Finance
3 57 (39.31%) MS Project
4 56 (38.62%) MS Excel
5 53 (36.55%) Project Management
6 49 (33.79%) PRINCE2
7 34 (23.45%) Degree
8 31 (21.38%) Retail
9 25 (17.24%) Security Cleared
10 24 (16.55%) Risk Management
11 23 (15.86%) MS Office
12 22 (15.17%) Windows
13 21 (14.48%) Programme Management
14 19 (13.10%) ITIL
15 18 (12.41%) SQL
15 18 (12.41%) Banking
16 17 (11.72%) MS PowerPoint
16 17 (11.72%) Fujitsu
16 17 (11.72%) Telecoms
17 15 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (10.34%) Web Services
17 15 (10.34%) Logistics
18 14 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (9.66%) CRM
18 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (9.66%) Service Management
19 13 (8.97%) SAP
19 13 (8.97%) C#
19 13 (8.97%) SQL Server
19 13 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Project Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (5.52%) IIS
3 7 (4.83%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.69%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 57 (39.31%) MS Project
2 56 (38.62%) MS Excel
3 23 (15.86%) MS Office
4 17 (11.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (4.14%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.38%) Maya
6 2 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.38%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (1.38%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.69%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.07%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.07%) SAP PP
2 3 (2.07%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.07%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.38%) SAP PM
3 2 (1.38%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.69%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.69%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.69%) Pivotal CRM
4 1 (0.69%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.69%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.45%) Firewall
2 4 (2.76%) VoIP
2 4 (2.76%) SAN
3 3 (2.07%) Network Security
3 3 (2.07%) NAS
3 3 (2.07%) VPN
4 2 (1.38%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.38%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.38%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.38%) LAN
4 2 (1.38%) WAN
4 2 (1.38%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.69%) Broadband
5 1 (0.69%) Intranet
5 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.97%) SQL Server
1 13 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (5.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (4.83%) MS Access
4 3 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.69%) DTS
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.69%) Redmine
2 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.69%) JIRA
2 1 (0.69%) Selenium
General
1 66 (45.52%) Finance
2 31 (21.38%) Retail
3 18 (12.41%) Banking
4 17 (11.72%) Telecoms
5 11 (7.59%) Manufacturing
6 10 (6.90%) Marketing
7 9 (6.21%) Automotive
7 9 (6.21%) Billing
8 8 (5.52%) Corporate Banking
9 7 (4.83%) French Language
10 4 (2.76%) Advertising
11 2 (1.38%) Games
12 1 (0.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (17.93%) Project Planner
2 25 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 13 (8.97%) Developer
4 12 (8.28%) Analyst
5 11 (7.59%) Consultant
6 9 (6.21%) Business Consultant
7 8 (5.52%) Implementation Specialist
8 7 (4.83%) BizTalk Developer
8 7 (4.83%) Credit Analyst
8 7 (4.83%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (4.14%) PMO Manager
10 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (3.45%) Programme Manager
10 5 (3.45%) Architect
11 4 (2.76%) Coordinator
11 4 (2.76%) Change Manager
11 4 (2.76%) Portfolio Manager
11 4 (2.76%) CRM Developer
12 3 (2.07%) Programme Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.34%) Web Services
2 12 (8.28%) XML
2 12 (8.28%) SOAP
2 12 (8.28%) WCF
3 8 (5.52%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (4.83%) .NET
5 5 (3.45%) J2EE
6 4 (2.76%) Silverlight
6 4 (2.76%) Reactive Extensions
6 4 (2.76%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 3 (2.07%) Swing
8 2 (1.38%) Flash
8 2 (1.38%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.69%) Middleware
9 1 (0.69%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.52%) Thin Client
1 8 (5.52%) Management Information System
1 8 (5.52%) Clustering
1 8 (5.52%) Fat Client
1 8 (5.52%) Social Media
1 8 (5.52%) Digital Media
2 7 (4.83%) Mathematics
3 4 (2.76%) Data Conversion
4 3 (2.07%) FMCG
4 3 (2.07%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.38%) Animation
5 2 (1.38%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.69%) LIMS
6 1 (0.69%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.17%) Windows
2 8 (5.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (5.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.38%) UNIX
4 1 (0.69%) Windows CE
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (36.55%) Project Management
2 49 (33.79%) PRINCE2
3 24 (16.55%) Risk Management
4 21 (14.48%) Programme Management
5 19 (13.10%) ITIL
6 15 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (10.34%) Logistics
7 14 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (9.66%) Service Management
7 14 (9.66%) CRM
8 12 (8.28%) Data Modelling
8 12 (8.28%) Change Management
8 12 (8.28%) TDD
8 12 (8.28%) Business Analysis
8 12 (8.28%) Waterfall
9 11 (7.59%) Portfolio Management
9 11 (7.59%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.21%) ITIL V3
11 9 (6.21%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.41%) SQL
2 13 (8.97%) C#
3 7 (4.83%) C
4 3 (2.07%) Java
5 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (23.45%) Degree
2 25 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (7.59%) SAP Certification
5 10 (6.90%) MCSE
6 8 (5.52%) MCP
7 6 (4.14%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.76%) MCITP
9 3 (2.07%) PMP
9 3 (2.07%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.38%) MCSA
10 2 (1.38%) CCIE
10 2 (1.38%) CCNA
10 2 (1.38%) MBA
10 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.21%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (7.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 67 (46.21%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.72%) Fujitsu
3 13 (8.97%) SAP
4 12 (8.28%) Cisco
4 12 (8.28%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.07%) WatchGuard
5 3 (2.07%) Retek
6 2 (1.38%) HP
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle
6 2 (1.38%) Veeam
6 2 (1.38%) Trayport
6 2 (1.38%) VMware
7 1 (0.69%) MKS
7 1 (0.69%) Siebel
7 1 (0.69%) Sage
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