The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 140 142 170
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +28
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 87 73 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.49% 1.35% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.70% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 68 49 26
Average salary £45,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £35,000 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.26%
Project Planning
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
4961 4291 4375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.72% 79.46% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 3565 3688
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 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
Coventry +1 30 £49,500 +15.11%
Birmingham -3 24 £62,500 +51.51% 6
Warwickshire -19 13 £35,000 -48.14% 2
Worcestershire - 4 £23,000 -
Staffordshire +4 3 £31,000 -42.59%
Herefordshire - 3 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton -3 2 £37,500 +7.14% 2
West Bromwich - 2 - - 1
Solihull +7 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 73 (47.10%) Project Management
2 45 (29.03%) Finance
3 40 (25.81%) PRINCE2
4 32 (20.65%) Manufacturing
5 29 (18.71%) Retail
6 27 (17.42%) Microsoft
7 24 (15.48%) ITIL
8 21 (13.55%) MS Excel
8 21 (13.55%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (13.55%) Portfolio Management
9 20 (12.90%) CRM
9 20 (12.90%) SQL
10 19 (12.26%) Degree
11 17 (10.97%) MS Project
11 17 (10.97%) QA
11 17 (10.97%) Analytics
12 16 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (10.32%) Marketing
12 16 (10.32%) SAP
12 16 (10.32%) Change Management
13 14 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (8.39%) Web Design
14 13 (8.39%) Supplier Management
14 13 (8.39%) B2B
14 13 (8.39%) B2C
14 13 (8.39%) Business Process Mapping
14 13 (8.39%) Customer Analytics
14 13 (8.39%) Customer Segmentation
15 12 (7.74%) Mentoring
15 12 (7.74%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (1.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.29%) Node.js
2 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.65%) IIS
2 1 (0.65%) JBoss
2 1 (0.65%) Apache
2 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (13.55%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.97%) MS Project
3 7 (4.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.29%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.65%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.52%) Firewall
2 6 (3.87%) LAN
2 6 (3.87%) VoIP
2 6 (3.87%) WAN
3 3 (1.94%) Internet
4 2 (1.29%) VLAN
5 1 (0.65%) CTI
5 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.52%) SQL Server
1 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.58%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (2.58%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.29%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.65%) Hazelcast
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.29%) LSMW
General
1 45 (29.03%) Finance
2 32 (20.65%) Manufacturing
3 29 (18.71%) Retail
4 16 (10.32%) Marketing
5 10 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 9 (5.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (3.23%) Military
8 4 (2.58%) Automotive
8 4 (2.58%) Billing
9 2 (1.29%) Publishing
10 1 (0.65%) Games
10 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (39.35%) Project Manager
2 19 (12.26%) Consultant
3 18 (11.61%) Analyst
4 16 (10.32%) Senior Manager
4 16 (10.32%) Senior Project Manager
5 13 (8.39%) Management Consultant
6 11 (7.10%) Business Analyst
7 10 (6.45%) CRM Consultant
8 9 (5.81%) IT Project Manager
8 9 (5.81%) Developer
9 8 (5.16%) Network Engineer
9 8 (5.16%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.52%) Software Team Leader
10 7 (4.52%) Architect
11 6 (3.87%) Development Team Leader
11 6 (3.87%) .NET Team Leader
12 5 (3.23%) Software Development Team Leader
12 5 (3.23%) Test Manager
13 4 (2.58%) Senior Developer
13 4 (2.58%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.10%) .NET
2 8 (5.16%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.58%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.94%) SOAP
4 3 (1.94%) WPF
4 3 (1.94%) Spring
5 2 (1.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.29%) React
5 2 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.29%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.29%) REST
5 2 (1.29%) Web Services
5 2 (1.29%) EDI
6 1 (0.65%) Middleware
6 1 (0.65%) DHTML
6 1 (0.65%) HTML
6 1 (0.65%) XML
6 1 (0.65%) WinRT
6 1 (0.65%) WF
6 1 (0.65%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.58%) PMI
4 3 (1.94%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.29%) User Experience
5 2 (1.29%) FMCG
5 2 (1.29%) EPoS
5 2 (1.29%) LIMS
5 2 (1.29%) Handset
5 2 (1.29%) Clustering
5 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) Life Science
6 1 (0.65%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.65%) IVR
6 1 (0.65%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.87%) Linux
2 5 (3.23%) Windows
3 2 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.65%) UNIX
4 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (47.10%) Project Management
2 40 (25.81%) PRINCE2
3 24 (15.48%) ITIL
4 21 (13.55%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (13.55%) Portfolio Management
5 20 (12.90%) CRM
6 17 (10.97%) Analytics
7 16 (10.32%) Change Management
8 14 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (8.39%) Web Design
9 13 (8.39%) B2B
9 13 (8.39%) B2C
9 13 (8.39%) Customer Analytics
9 13 (8.39%) Customer Segmentation
9 13 (8.39%) Business Process Mapping
9 13 (8.39%) Supplier Management
10 12 (7.74%) Migration
10 12 (7.74%) Mentoring
11 11 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (7.10%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.90%) SQL
2 8 (5.16%) C#
3 5 (3.23%) Java
4 4 (2.58%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.94%) VBScript
6 2 (1.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.29%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.29%) ABAP
6 2 (1.29%) VBA
6 2 (1.29%) C++
7 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (12.26%) Degree
2 11 (7.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (5.16%) CCNA
3 8 (5.16%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.87%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.23%) CCNP
6 4 (2.58%) PMP
7 3 (1.94%) Sun Certification
7 3 (1.94%) Postgraduate
7 3 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.29%) MCSE
8 2 (1.29%) MCSA
9 1 (0.65%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.97%) QA
2 4 (2.58%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.29%) XenApp
2 2 (1.29%) XenServer
2 2 (1.29%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.87%) NetBackup
1 6 (3.87%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.94%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.29%) WSUS
3 2 (1.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (17.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.32%) SAP
3 11 (7.10%) Cisco
4 8 (5.16%) Oracle
5 7 (4.52%) Avaya
5 7 (4.52%) VMware
6 5 (3.23%) Mitel
7 4 (2.58%) Cognizant
7 4 (2.58%) Informatica
8 3 (1.94%) NetApp
8 3 (1.94%) Sun
8 3 (1.94%) EMC
9 2 (1.29%) Citrix
9 2 (1.29%) Cognos
9 2 (1.29%) CA
9 2 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.29%) Computacenter
9 2 (1.29%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.29%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.29%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum PLUS Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive ca
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: £dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: £dependent on experience + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
West Bromwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago