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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 155 150 169
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 71 60 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.25% 1.12% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.39% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 60 41 29
Average salary £47,250 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £85,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -2.12%
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
4820 4304 4322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.77% 80.10% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3928 3562 3659
Average salary £42,500 £42,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +3.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,891 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 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 August 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 +14 25 £52,500 +23.52% 5
Coventry +3 23 £49,500 +15.11% 2
Warwickshire -6 11 £32,500 -51.85% 2
Staffordshire +5 3 £31,000 -11.42%
Wolverhampton -9 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Herefordshire - 2 - -
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Solihull +4 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Worcestershire 0 1 £45,500 +89.58%
Shropshire - 1 £30,000 -
Project Planning
England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 62 (43.97%) Project Management
2 44 (31.21%) Finance
3 35 (24.82%) PRINCE2
4 30 (21.28%) Manufacturing
5 28 (19.86%) Microsoft
5 28 (19.86%) Retail
6 24 (17.02%) ITIL
7 21 (14.89%) Portfolio Management
8 20 (14.18%) MS Excel
8 20 (14.18%) CRM
8 20 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (12.77%) SQL
11 17 (12.06%) Analytics
12 16 (11.35%) Change Management
12 16 (11.35%) Marketing
12 16 (11.35%) QA
13 15 (10.64%) Degree
14 13 (9.22%) Migration
14 13 (9.22%) MS Project
14 13 (9.22%) B2B
14 13 (9.22%) B2C
14 13 (9.22%) Web Design
14 13 (9.22%) Supplier Management
14 13 (9.22%) Customer Analytics
14 13 (9.22%) Business Process Mapping
14 13 (9.22%) Customer Segmentation
15 12 (8.51%) SAP
16 11 (7.80%) Mentoring
16 11 (7.80%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (1.42%) Node.js
1 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.71%) IIS
2 1 (0.71%) JBoss
2 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.71%) Apache
2 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (14.18%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.22%) MS Project
3 6 (4.26%) MS Office
4 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 4 (2.84%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.42%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.71%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.71%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) Firewall
2 6 (4.26%) VoIP
3 4 (2.84%) WAN
3 4 (2.84%) LAN
4 2 (1.42%) Internet
4 2 (1.42%) VLAN
5 1 (0.71%) CTI
5 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.96%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.55%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.84%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (2.84%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.42%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.71%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.13%) LSMW
2 3 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (31.21%) Finance
2 30 (21.28%) Manufacturing
3 28 (19.86%) Retail
4 16 (11.35%) Marketing
5 9 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (4.96%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.55%) Billing
7 5 (3.55%) Military
8 4 (2.84%) Automotive
9 3 (2.13%) Publishing
10 1 (0.71%) Games
10 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (36.17%) Project Manager
2 20 (14.18%) Consultant
3 19 (13.48%) Analyst
4 15 (10.64%) Senior Project Manager
4 15 (10.64%) Senior Manager
5 13 (9.22%) Management Consultant
6 11 (7.80%) CRM Consultant
7 10 (7.09%) Developer
7 10 (7.09%) Business Analyst
8 8 (5.67%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (4.96%) Architect
9 7 (4.96%) Network Engineer
10 5 (3.55%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.55%) Graduate
10 5 (3.55%) Test Manager
11 4 (2.84%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 4 (2.84%) Software Developer
11 4 (2.84%) Oracle Architect
11 4 (2.84%) SAP Manager
11 4 (2.84%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.55%) .NET
2 4 (2.84%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.84%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.13%) WPF
3 3 (2.13%) SOAP
3 3 (2.13%) EDI
4 2 (1.42%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.42%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.42%) REST
4 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.42%) React
4 2 (1.42%) Web Services
4 2 (1.42%) XML
4 2 (1.42%) Spring
5 1 (0.71%) JSON
5 1 (0.71%) WCF
5 1 (0.71%) WF
5 1 (0.71%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.71%) RESTful
5 1 (0.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.13%) PMI
3 3 (2.13%) LIMS
3 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.42%) EPoS
4 2 (1.42%) Handset
4 2 (1.42%) FMCG
4 2 (1.42%) Clustering
5 1 (0.71%) IVR
5 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.71%) Life Science
5 1 (0.71%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.71%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.26%) Linux
2 5 (3.55%) Windows
3 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.71%) UNIX
4 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (43.97%) Project Management
2 35 (24.82%) PRINCE2
3 24 (17.02%) ITIL
4 21 (14.89%) Portfolio Management
5 20 (14.18%) CRM
5 20 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (12.06%) Analytics
7 16 (11.35%) Change Management
8 13 (9.22%) Migration
8 13 (9.22%) B2B
8 13 (9.22%) B2C
8 13 (9.22%) Web Design
8 13 (9.22%) Supplier Management
8 13 (9.22%) Customer Analytics
8 13 (9.22%) Business Process Mapping
8 13 (9.22%) Customer Segmentation
9 11 (7.80%) Mentoring
9 11 (7.80%) Change Control
9 11 (7.80%) Waterfall
10 10 (7.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.77%) SQL
2 6 (4.26%) Java
3 4 (2.84%) VBA
3 4 (2.84%) VB.NET
3 4 (2.84%) C#
4 3 (2.13%) VBScript
4 3 (2.13%) ABAP
5 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.42%) C++
5 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.71%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (10.64%) Degree
2 9 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.96%) CCNA
4 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.55%) CCNP
5 4 (2.84%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.13%) Postgraduate
6 3 (2.13%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.13%) PMP
7 2 (1.42%) MCSE
7 2 (1.42%) MCSA
7 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.71%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.35%) QA
2 4 (2.84%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.42%) XenApp
2 2 (1.42%) XenServer
2 2 (1.42%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (4.26%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.13%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.42%) SCCM
3 2 (1.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (19.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.51%) SAP
3 10 (7.09%) Cisco
4 8 (5.67%) Oracle
5 7 (4.96%) VMware
5 7 (4.96%) Avaya
6 5 (3.55%) Mitel
7 4 (2.84%) Cognizant
7 4 (2.84%) Informatica
8 3 (2.13%) Sun
8 3 (2.13%) EMC
8 3 (2.13%) NetApp
9 2 (1.42%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.42%) Remedy
9 2 (1.42%) CA
9 2 (1.42%) Citrix
9 2 (1.42%) Cognos
9 2 (1.42%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.42%) Computacenter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 to £75,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Birmingham or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: dependant on experience + benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago