Period
to 28 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 29 28 24
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 247 77 223
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 7.64% 8.55% 8.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.99% 9.03% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 186 71 176
10th Percentile £40,500 £35,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £66,563
90th Percentile £74,989 £68,750 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,295 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +16.21% -6.25% +1.05%

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,093 853 2,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 95.61% 94.67% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,544 735 2,165
10th Percentile £31,835 £32,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +2.15%
75th Percentile £72,500 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,879 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.43% +6.40% +0.23%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Birmingham

Project Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Management in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Project Management in Birmingham

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 28 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 2021, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 106 (42.91%) Project Delivery
2 103 (41.70%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (38.06%) Finance
4 89 (36.03%) Social Skills
5 81 (32.79%) Microsoft
6 51 (20.65%) Azure
7 50 (20.24%) PMO
8 42 (17.00%) DevOps
9 41 (16.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (14.17%) Microsoft Excel
11 34 (13.77%) SQL
11 34 (13.77%) Change Management
11 34 (13.77%) QA
11 34 (13.77%) Problem-Solving
12 30 (12.15%) PRINCE2
13 29 (11.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 29 (11.74%) Organisational Skills
14 26 (10.53%) JavaScript
14 26 (10.53%) Quality Management
15 25 (10.12%) SDLC
16 24 (9.72%) Microsoft 365
16 24 (9.72%) Microsoft Project
16 24 (9.72%) SAP
16 24 (9.72%) Scrum
16 24 (9.72%) Public Sector
17 23 (9.31%) Project Planning
17 23 (9.31%) Microsoft Office
17 23 (9.31%) HTML
17 23 (9.31%) Time Management
18 22 (8.91%) Waterfall

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.45%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.05%) IIS
3 4 (1.62%) Confluence
4 3 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.81%) CMS
5 2 (0.81%) WordPress
6 1 (0.40%) Apache
6 1 (0.40%) nginx
6 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (14.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (9.72%) Microsoft Project
3 23 (9.31%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (4.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (2.02%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (4.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.43%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.21%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.81%) iTrent
4 2 (0.81%) Maximo
4 2 (0.81%) OpenCart
4 2 (0.81%) Primavera
5 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.40%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.40%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 51 (20.65%) Azure
2 24 (9.72%) Microsoft 365
3 18 (7.29%) AWS
4 16 (6.48%) SaaS
5 15 (6.07%) Dynamics 365
6 13 (5.26%) PaaS
7 12 (4.86%) Power Platform
8 11 (4.45%) IaaS
9 8 (3.24%) Force.com
10 6 (2.43%) OpenShift
10 6 (2.43%) Power Automate
11 5 (2.02%) ClickUp
12 4 (1.62%) SuccessFactors
13 3 (1.21%) PowerApps
14 2 (0.81%) Asana
14 2 (0.81%) GCP
15 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
15 1 (0.40%) GitHub
15 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
15 1 (0.40%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.86%) LAN
2 11 (4.45%) DNS
2 11 (4.45%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.45%) WAN
3 10 (4.05%) DHCP
3 10 (4.05%) VLAN
4 4 (1.62%) ASN.1
4 4 (1.62%) MQTT
5 2 (0.81%) Broadband
5 2 (0.81%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.81%) Firewall
5 2 (0.81%) VoIP
6 1 (0.40%) BGP
6 1 (0.40%) Internet
6 1 (0.40%) MPLS
6 1 (0.40%) OSPF
6 1 (0.40%) SAN
6 1 (0.40%) SSH
6 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.45%) Big Data
3 9 (3.64%) Power BI
4 6 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.02%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.02%) QlikView
5 5 (2.02%) Tableau
6 4 (1.62%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.21%) MySQL
8 2 (0.81%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.81%) GIS
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (6.07%) JIRA
2 10 (4.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 10 (4.05%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.83%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.43%) Hudson
4 6 (2.43%) Vagrant
5 4 (1.62%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.40%) Cypress.io
6 1 (0.40%) GitLab
6 1 (0.40%) Moq
6 1 (0.40%) MSTest
6 1 (0.40%) NUnit
6 1 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.40%) Selenium
6 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.40%) Subversion
6 1 (0.40%) TestCafe
6 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 94 (38.06%) Finance
2 89 (36.03%) Social Skills
3 29 (11.74%) Organisational Skills
4 24 (9.72%) Public Sector
5 21 (8.50%) Retail
6 17 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (6.48%) Local Government
8 12 (4.86%) Legal
8 12 (4.86%) Manufacturing
9 9 (3.64%) Telecoms
10 8 (3.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 7 (2.83%) Law
12 6 (2.43%) Influencing Skills
13 5 (2.02%) Banking
13 5 (2.02%) Presentation Skills
14 4 (1.62%) Back Office
14 4 (1.62%) Military
14 4 (1.62%) Police
15 3 (1.21%) Billing
15 3 (1.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (29.15%) Project Manager
2 19 (7.69%) Developer
2 19 (7.69%) PMO Manager
3 17 (6.88%) Senior Manager
4 16 (6.48%) Consultant
4 16 (6.48%) IT Manager
5 13 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
6 12 (4.86%) ERP Manager
6 12 (4.86%) ERP Project Manager
6 12 (4.86%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
7 10 (4.05%) Analyst
7 10 (4.05%) Azure Consultant
7 10 (4.05%) IT Project Manager
8 9 (3.64%) Cloud Consultant
8 9 (3.64%) Programme Manager
9 8 (3.24%) Lead Developer
9 8 (3.24%) Salesforce Developer
10 7 (2.83%) Data Engineer
10 7 (2.83%) Delivery Manager
10 7 (2.83%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.31%) HTML
2 19 (7.69%) .NET
3 18 (7.29%) CSS
3 18 (7.29%) REST
4 15 (6.07%) XML
5 14 (5.67%) Web Services
6 11 (4.45%) AngularJS
7 9 (3.64%) ASP.NET
8 8 (3.24%) Classic ASP
9 7 (2.83%) HTML5
10 5 (2.02%) SOAP
11 4 (1.62%) JSON
12 3 (1.21%) Laravel
13 2 (0.81%) Django
13 2 (0.81%) Spring
13 2 (0.81%) Spring Boot
13 2 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 1 (0.40%) LAMP
14 1 (0.40%) LEMP Stack
14 1 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 15 (6.07%) Housing Association
3 12 (4.86%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (4.45%) Legacy Systems
4 11 (4.45%) User Experience
5 10 (4.05%) Clustering
6 6 (2.43%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.62%) NHS
9 3 (1.21%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.81%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (0.81%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.81%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.40%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.40%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.40%) PMI
11 1 (0.40%) Robotics
11 1 (0.40%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.40%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.26%) Windows
1 13 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 6 (2.43%) Linux
3 1 (0.40%) AIX
3 1 (0.40%) CentOS
3 1 (0.40%) CoreOS
3 1 (0.40%) Debian
3 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.40%) SUSE
3 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.40%) Unix
3 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
3 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (42.91%) Project Delivery
2 103 (41.70%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (17.00%) DevOps
4 41 (16.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (13.77%) Change Management
5 34 (13.77%) Problem-Solving
6 30 (12.15%) PRINCE2
7 29 (11.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 26 (10.53%) Quality Management
9 25 (10.12%) SDLC
10 24 (9.72%) Scrum
11 23 (9.31%) Project Planning
11 23 (9.31%) Time Management
12 22 (8.91%) ERP
12 22 (8.91%) Waterfall
13 21 (8.50%) Presales
14 20 (8.10%) Line Management
14 20 (8.10%) Mentoring
14 20 (8.10%) Resource Management
14 20 (8.10%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.77%) SQL
2 26 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 15 (6.07%) Python
4 8 (3.24%) T-SQL
5 7 (2.83%) C#
6 5 (2.02%) C
6 5 (2.02%) PHP
6 5 (2.02%) VBA
7 4 (1.62%) Java
7 4 (1.62%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.40%) C++
8 1 (0.40%) Go
8 1 (0.40%) Google Apps Script
8 1 (0.40%) Ruby
8 1 (0.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (6.88%) Degree
2 6 (2.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.02%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.62%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.21%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.81%) PMP
7 1 (0.40%) APMP
7 1 (0.40%) CCDP
7 1 (0.40%) CCIE
7 1 (0.40%) CCIE Service Provider
7 1 (0.40%) CCNP
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (20.24%) PMO
2 34 (13.77%) QA
3 10 (4.05%) SLA
4 8 (3.24%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.62%) Accessibility
5 4 (1.62%) GDPR
5 4 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.21%) GRC
7 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.40%) DICOM
7 1 (0.40%) HL7
7 1 (0.40%) NIST
7 1 (0.40%) P3O
7 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (4.86%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.45%) Docker
3 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (4.45%) Kubernetes
2 10 (4.05%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 10 (4.05%) Single Sign-On
2 10 (4.05%) WSUS
3 6 (2.43%) Ansible
3 6 (2.43%) Consul
3 6 (2.43%) Docker Swarm
3 6 (2.43%) Grafana
3 6 (2.43%) Graphite
3 6 (2.43%) Nagios
3 6 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.43%) Opsview
3 6 (2.43%) Packer
3 6 (2.43%) Puppet
3 6 (2.43%) Salt
3 6 (2.43%) Terraform
3 6 (2.43%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 81 (32.79%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.72%) SAP
3 19 (7.69%) Oracle
4 11 (4.45%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.83%) JD Edwards
6 5 (2.02%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.62%) Google
7 4 (1.62%) NEC
7 4 (1.62%) VMware
8 3 (1.21%) DocuSign
8 3 (1.21%) iManage
9 2 (0.81%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.81%) Cisco
9 2 (0.81%) HubSpot
9 2 (0.81%) Sage
10 1 (0.40%) Avaya
10 1 (0.40%) Citrix
10 1 (0.40%) Dell
10 1 (0.40%) JDA
10 1 (0.40%) Juniper