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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 140 160 180
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +20
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 74 47 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.38% 0.85% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.10% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 50 28 21
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4076 4262 3638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.89% 76.71% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3376 3599 3139
Average salary £41,405 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 25 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 25 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 +10 20 £41,250 -17.50% 2
Warwickshire +20 17 £68,750 +129.16% 4
Coventry +13 17 £43,000 +7.50% 1
Solihull - 11 £45,000 -
Staffordshire -11 6 £54,000 -1.81% 2
Walsall - 2 £48,250 -
Wolverhampton -7 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 25 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 68 (48.92%) Microsoft
2 59 (42.45%) Finance
3 55 (39.57%) MS Project
4 53 (38.13%) MS Excel
5 52 (37.41%) Project Management
6 46 (33.09%) PRINCE2
7 33 (23.74%) Degree
8 30 (21.58%) Retail
9 25 (17.99%) Security Cleared
10 23 (16.55%) Windows
10 23 (16.55%) MS Office
11 21 (15.11%) Programme Management
12 20 (14.39%) Risk Management
13 18 (12.95%) SQL
14 17 (12.23%) Telecoms
14 17 (12.23%) Banking
14 17 (12.23%) Fujitsu
15 16 (11.51%) Web Services
16 15 (10.79%) ITIL
16 15 (10.79%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (10.07%) Service Management
17 14 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (10.07%) Logistics
18 13 (9.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 13 (9.35%) MS PowerPoint
18 13 (9.35%) C#
18 13 (9.35%) SQL Server
18 13 (9.35%) Change Management
19 12 (8.63%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 (7.19%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (5.76%) IIS
3 6 (4.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.72%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.72%) Node.js
Applications
1 55 (39.57%) MS Project
2 53 (38.13%) MS Excel
3 23 (16.55%) MS Office
4 13 (9.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (5.04%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.44%) Maya
6 2 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.44%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (1.44%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.72%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.16%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.16%) SAP PP
2 3 (2.16%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.16%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.44%) SAP PM
3 2 (1.44%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.72%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.72%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.72%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) VoIP
1 4 (2.88%) SAN
2 3 (2.16%) VPN
2 3 (2.16%) Firewall
2 3 (2.16%) NAS
3 2 (1.44%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (1.44%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.72%) Broadband
4 1 (0.72%) Network Security
4 1 (0.72%) Intranet
4 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.35%) SQL Server
1 13 (9.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (5.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (5.04%) MS Access
4 3 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.72%) DTS
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.72%) Redmine
2 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.72%) JIRA
2 1 (0.72%) Selenium
General
1 59 (42.45%) Finance
2 30 (21.58%) Retail
3 17 (12.23%) Telecoms
3 17 (12.23%) Banking
4 10 (7.19%) Manufacturing
5 9 (6.47%) Automotive
6 8 (5.76%) Billing
6 8 (5.76%) Marketing
7 7 (5.04%) French Language
7 7 (5.04%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.44%) Advertising
8 2 (1.44%) Games
9 1 (0.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (18.71%) Project Manager
2 25 (17.99%) Project Planner
3 14 (10.07%) Developer
4 11 (7.91%) Analyst
5 9 (6.47%) Consultant
6 8 (5.76%) Implementation Specialist
7 7 (5.04%) BizTalk Developer
7 7 (5.04%) Business Consultant
7 7 (5.04%) Credit Analyst
7 7 (5.04%) Risk Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (4.32%) PMO Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (3.60%) Programme Manager
10 4 (2.88%) Coordinator
10 4 (2.88%) Portfolio Manager
10 4 (2.88%) CRM Developer
11 3 (2.16%) IT Project Manager
11 3 (2.16%) SQL DBA
11 3 (2.16%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.51%) Web Services
2 12 (8.63%) XML
2 12 (8.63%) WCF
2 12 (8.63%) SOAP
3 8 (5.76%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (5.04%) .NET
5 5 (3.60%) J2EE
6 4 (2.88%) Reactive Extensions
6 4 (2.88%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 4 (2.88%) Silverlight
7 3 (2.16%) Swing
8 2 (1.44%) Flash
8 2 (1.44%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.72%) Middleware
9 1 (0.72%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.72%) jQuery
9 1 (0.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.76%) Thin Client
1 8 (5.76%) Management Information System
1 8 (5.76%) Clustering
1 8 (5.76%) Fat Client
2 7 (5.04%) Social Media
2 7 (5.04%) Digital Media
2 7 (5.04%) Mathematics
3 4 (2.88%) Data Conversion
3 4 (2.88%) FMCG
4 3 (2.16%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.44%) Animation
5 2 (1.44%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.72%) LIMS
6 1 (0.72%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.55%) Windows
2 8 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (5.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.44%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.44%) UNIX
4 1 (0.72%) Windows CE
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.41%) Project Management
2 46 (33.09%) PRINCE2
3 21 (15.11%) Programme Management
4 20 (14.39%) Risk Management
5 15 (10.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (10.79%) ITIL
6 14 (10.07%) Service Management
6 14 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (10.07%) Logistics
7 13 (9.35%) Change Management
8 12 (8.63%) CRM
8 12 (8.63%) Data Modelling
8 12 (8.63%) Business Analysis
8 12 (8.63%) TDD
8 12 (8.63%) Waterfall
9 10 (7.19%) Portfolio Management
9 10 (7.19%) E-Commerce
10 9 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (5.76%) Technical Analysis
12 7 (5.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.95%) SQL
2 13 (9.35%) C#
3 7 (5.04%) C
4 4 (2.88%) Java
5 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (23.74%) Degree
2 25 (17.99%) Security Cleared
3 14 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (7.91%) SAP Certification
5 10 (7.19%) MCSE
6 8 (5.76%) MCP
7 6 (4.32%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.88%) MCITP
9 3 (2.16%) PMP
9 3 (2.16%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.44%) MCSA
10 2 (1.44%) CCNA
10 2 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.44%) MBA
10 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.47%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (7.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (48.92%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.23%) Fujitsu
3 12 (8.63%) SAP
3 12 (8.63%) CheckPoint
4 10 (7.19%) Cisco
5 3 (2.16%) Retek
5 3 (2.16%) WatchGuard
6 2 (1.44%) Veeam
6 2 (1.44%) Trayport
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle
6 2 (1.44%) VMware
6 2 (1.44%) HP
7 1 (0.72%) Sage
7 1 (0.72%) MKS
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