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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 148 166 170
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 60 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.12% 0.72% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 0.93% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 41 29 24
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +6.81%
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
4119 4216 3578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.68% 77.37% 74.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3408 3572 3020
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +9 15 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Warwickshire +19 13 £67,500 +125.00%
Coventry +12 12 £43,000 +7.50%
Solihull - 6 £45,000 -
Staffordshire -13 5 £35,000 -26.31%
Walsall +1 2 £48,250 +37.85%
Worcestershire -9 2 £24,000 -
Wolverhampton -1 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 63 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 53 (39.26%) Project Management
3 48 (35.56%) MS Project
4 45 (33.33%) Finance
5 44 (32.59%) MS Excel
6 43 (31.85%) PRINCE2
7 34 (25.19%) Degree
8 24 (17.78%) Retail
9 23 (17.04%) Windows
10 21 (15.56%) Security Cleared
11 20 (14.81%) MS Office
12 18 (13.33%) SQL
12 18 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (12.59%) SAP
14 16 (11.85%) Web Services
15 15 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (11.11%) Programme Management
15 15 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
16 14 (10.37%) Fujitsu
16 14 (10.37%) Telecoms
16 14 (10.37%) Risk Management
16 14 (10.37%) Service Management
16 14 (10.37%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (9.63%) SQL Server
17 13 (9.63%) C#
17 13 (9.63%) Change Management
17 13 (9.63%) Automotive
17 13 (9.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 12 (8.89%) TDD
18 12 (8.89%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (5.93%) IIS
3 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.74%) Node.js
Applications
1 48 (35.56%) MS Project
2 44 (32.59%) MS Excel
3 20 (14.81%) MS Office
4 8 (5.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (5.93%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.48%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (1.48%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.48%) Maya
6 1 (0.74%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.22%) SAP PP
2 3 (2.22%) SAP SD
2 3 (2.22%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.22%) SAP CO
2 3 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.48%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.74%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.74%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.74%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) VoIP
2 3 (2.22%) Firewall
2 3 (2.22%) VPN
3 2 (1.48%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.48%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (1.48%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.48%) SAN
4 1 (0.74%) Broadband
4 1 (0.74%) Intranet
4 1 (0.74%) Internet
4 1 (0.74%) Network Security
4 1 (0.74%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.63%) SQL Server
1 13 (9.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (5.19%) MS Access
4 3 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.74%) DTS
5 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.48%) Selenium
2 2 (1.48%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.74%) Redmine
3 1 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 45 (33.33%) Finance
2 24 (17.78%) Retail
3 14 (10.37%) Telecoms
4 13 (9.63%) Automotive
5 12 (8.89%) Banking
5 12 (8.89%) Manufacturing
6 8 (5.93%) French Language
6 8 (5.93%) Games
7 3 (2.22%) Marketing
7 3 (2.22%) Billing
8 2 (1.48%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.48%) Advertising
9 1 (0.74%) Law
9 1 (0.74%) German Language
9 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 18 (13.33%) Project Planner
3 17 (12.59%) Analyst
4 14 (10.37%) Developer
5 8 (5.93%) Implementation Specialist
6 7 (5.19%) Architect
6 7 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (5.19%) BizTalk Developer
6 7 (5.19%) Risk Analyst
6 7 (5.19%) Credit Analyst
7 6 (4.44%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (4.44%) SAP Architect
7 6 (4.44%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 6 (4.44%) Programme Manager
8 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (2.96%) Portfolio Manager
9 4 (2.96%) CRM Developer
9 4 (2.96%) PMO Manager
9 4 (2.96%) Test Analyst
9 4 (2.96%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.85%) Web Services
2 12 (8.89%) WCF
2 12 (8.89%) XML
2 12 (8.89%) SOAP
3 8 (5.93%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (5.19%) .NET
5 5 (3.70%) SAP Basis
5 5 (3.70%) J2EE
6 4 (2.96%) Reactive Extensions
6 4 (2.96%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 4 (2.96%) Silverlight
7 3 (2.22%) Swing
7 3 (2.22%) HTML
7 3 (2.22%) HTML5
8 2 (1.48%) SAP ALE
8 2 (1.48%) Flash
9 1 (0.74%) Middleware
9 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.74%) jQuery
9 1 (0.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 8 (5.93%) Fat Client
2 8 (5.93%) Thin Client
2 8 (5.93%) Clustering
3 6 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.96%) FMCG
5 4 (2.96%) Data Conversion
6 3 (2.22%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.48%) Physics
7 2 (1.48%) Animation
7 2 (1.48%) Social Media
7 2 (1.48%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.48%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.74%) LIMS
8 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.74%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.74%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.04%) Windows
2 8 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (5.93%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.48%) UNIX
3 2 (1.48%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.74%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (39.26%) Project Management
2 43 (31.85%) PRINCE2
3 18 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 14 (10.37%) Risk Management
5 14 (10.37%) Service Management
6 13 (9.63%) Change Management
7 12 (8.89%) TDD
7 12 (8.89%) Business Analysis
7 12 (8.89%) Waterfall
7 12 (8.89%) ITIL
7 12 (8.89%) Data Modelling
8 9 (6.67%) ERP
8 9 (6.67%) Logistics
9 8 (5.93%) Statistical Analysis
9 8 (5.93%) Technical Analysis
10 7 (5.19%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.19%) CRM
10 7 (5.19%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.33%) SQL
2 13 (9.63%) C#
3 7 (5.19%) C
4 6 (4.44%) Java
5 4 (2.96%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.48%) C++
7 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (25.19%) Degree
2 21 (15.56%) Security Cleared
3 14 (10.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (8.15%) SAP Certification
5 10 (7.41%) MCSE
6 8 (5.93%) MCP
7 6 (4.44%) PMP
8 5 (3.70%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.96%) MCITP
10 3 (2.22%) PMI Certification
10 3 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.48%) MCSA
11 2 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.48%) CCNA
11 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.48%) MBA
12 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 63 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.59%) SAP
3 14 (10.37%) Fujitsu
4 12 (8.89%) CheckPoint
5 10 (7.41%) Cisco
6 3 (2.22%) Retek
6 3 (2.22%) WatchGuard
7 2 (1.48%) Veeam
7 2 (1.48%) Trayport
7 2 (1.48%) Oracle
7 2 (1.48%) HP
7 2 (1.48%) VMware
8 1 (0.74%) MKS
8 1 (0.74%) Sage
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago