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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 151 138 153
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 57 53 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.12% 1.29% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.61% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 30 34
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,250 £35,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
4108 3295 3588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.39% 80.13% 76.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3442 2623 3040
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Birmingham -18 28 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Coventry -7 16 £42,500 - 3
Wolverhampton -1 3 £37,500 +29.31%
Warwickshire -10 3 - - 1
Staffordshire -7 2 £48,750 +2.63%
Solihull -10 2 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Willenhall - 2 £39,000 - 1
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 57 (51.35%) Project Management
2 37 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 29 (26.13%) Finance
4 25 (22.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (22.52%) Degree
5 22 (19.82%) MS Project
6 20 (18.02%) Microsoft
7 19 (17.12%) Change Management
8 17 (15.32%) SQL
8 17 (15.32%) Retail
9 15 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (11.71%) JavaScript
10 13 (11.71%) HTML
10 13 (11.71%) MS Excel
11 12 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 11 (9.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (9.91%) Resource Management
12 11 (9.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (9.01%) Java
13 10 (9.01%) .NET
13 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (8.11%) HTML5
14 9 (8.11%) Windows
14 9 (8.11%) Management Information System
14 9 (8.11%) Manufacturing
15 8 (7.21%) Games
15 8 (7.21%) CSS
15 8 (7.21%) Oracle
15 8 (7.21%) MS Office
15 8 (7.21%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (7.21%) SharePoint
1 8 (7.21%) Node.js
2 4 (3.60%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.60%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.80%) JBoss
3 2 (1.80%) Apache
3 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (19.82%) MS Project
2 13 (11.71%) MS Excel
3 8 (7.21%) MS Office
4 4 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.80%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.60%) Line 500
2 1 (0.90%) SAP APO
2 1 (0.90%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.90%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) Internet
1 4 (3.60%) IP Telephony
2 3 (2.70%) LAN
2 3 (2.70%) WAN
3 2 (1.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.90%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.60%) NetAdvantage
1 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio Team System
1 4 (3.60%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 29 (26.13%) Finance
2 17 (15.32%) Retail
3 9 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 8 (7.21%) Games
5 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.60%) Automotive
7 3 (2.70%) Marketing
8 2 (1.80%) Banking
9 1 (0.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (43.24%) Project Manager
2 18 (16.22%) Developer
3 14 (12.61%) Analyst
4 8 (7.21%) IT Project Manager
4 8 (7.21%) PMO Analyst
5 7 (6.31%) Consultant
6 6 (5.41%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.50%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Team Leader
8 4 (3.60%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.60%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (3.60%) .NET Team Leader
8 4 (3.60%) Software Development Team Leader
8 4 (3.60%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (3.60%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Project Engineer
9 3 (2.70%) Graduate
9 3 (2.70%) Technical Support
9 3 (2.70%) Business Design Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.71%) HTML
2 10 (9.01%) .NET
3 9 (8.11%) HTML5
4 8 (7.21%) jQuery
4 8 (7.21%) CSS3
4 8 (7.21%) CSS
4 8 (7.21%) .NET Framework
5 7 (6.31%) J2EE
6 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.60%) XML
6 4 (3.60%) WinForms
6 4 (3.60%) Spring
6 4 (3.60%) WPF
6 4 (3.60%) WF
6 4 (3.60%) Silverlight
6 4 (3.60%) LINQ
7 3 (2.70%) JMS
8 2 (1.80%) Web Services
8 2 (1.80%) Spring MVC
8 2 (1.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.70%) Physics
4 3 (2.70%) PMI
5 2 (1.80%) User Experience
6 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.90%) EPoS
6 1 (0.90%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.90%) GIS
6 1 (0.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.11%) Windows
2 7 (6.31%) UNIX
3 3 (2.70%) Linux
4 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (51.35%) Project Management
2 37 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 25 (22.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (17.12%) Change Management
5 15 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (9.91%) Resource Management
6 11 (9.91%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (7.21%) Change Control
8 7 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (6.31%) Logistics
9 6 (5.41%) Information Security
9 6 (5.41%) ERP
9 6 (5.41%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.50%) Line Management
10 5 (4.50%) CRM
10 5 (4.50%) ITIL
10 5 (4.50%) Risk Management
11 4 (3.60%) Workflow
11 4 (3.60%) Migration
11 4 (3.60%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.32%) SQL
2 13 (11.71%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.01%) Java
4 8 (7.21%) C#
5 7 (6.31%) VBA
6 4 (3.60%) VB
6 4 (3.60%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.60%) VB6
7 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (22.52%) Degree
2 12 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 11 (9.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (4.50%) VCP4
5 4 (3.60%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.70%) PMP
6 3 (2.70%) APMP
7 2 (1.80%) CRISC
7 2 (1.80%) PCI QSA
7 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.80%) CISA
7 2 (1.80%) CISM
7 2 (1.80%) CISSP
8 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.90%) MCP
8 1 (0.90%) MCSE
8 1 (0.90%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.90%) XenApp
1 1 (0.90%) XenServer
1 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.21%) Oracle
2 8 (7.21%) SAP
3 6 (5.41%) Cisco
3 6 (5.41%) Citrix
4 5 (4.50%) Sage
4 5 (4.50%) VMware
5 4 (3.60%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.90%) Avaya
6 1 (0.90%) NetApp
6 1 (0.90%) Pegasus
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
QA Limited
Salary: £205.12 - £259.88 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Willenhall, West Midlands (County)
AF Blakemore
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
nGeneration Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum depending upon skills & experience
Posted: 26 days ago