Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 16 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 389 420 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.47% 10.96% 9.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.55% 11.92% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 211 310 371
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £72,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £46,750 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.27% -7.37%

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 3,367 3,523 4,356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.66% 91.94% 90.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,397 2,834 3,199
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,550 £65,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Birmingham

Project Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Management in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Project Management in Birmingham

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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.

1 129 (33.16%) PRINCE2
2 116 (29.82%) ITIL
3 114 (29.31%) Presales
4 97 (24.94%) Microsoft
5 96 (24.68%) Degree
6 90 (23.14%) Finance
7 77 (19.79%) Active Directory
8 73 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
9 72 (18.51%) Microsoft Azure
10 70 (17.99%) VMware
10 70 (17.99%) Data Centre
11 63 (16.20%) Self-Motivation
12 62 (15.94%) Firewall
12 62 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
13 60 (15.42%) Windows
14 59 (15.17%) Line Management
15 58 (14.91%) SQL
16 57 (14.65%) Service Delivery
17 56 (14.40%) Service Management
17 56 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
18 53 (13.62%) Windows Server
19 51 (13.11%) SQL Server
20 49 (12.60%) Security Cleared
21 48 (12.34%) Citrix
22 47 (12.08%) Microsoft Certification
22 47 (12.08%) MCSE
22 47 (12.08%) Due Diligence
23 45 (11.57%) Office 365
24 44 (11.31%) ITIL V3
25 42 (10.80%) Data Protection

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 25 (6.43%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.31%) Confluence
3 8 (2.06%) Apache
3 8 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (2.06%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.29%) IIS
4 5 (1.29%) WordPress
5 2 (0.51%) Anypoint
5 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.51%) JBoss
5 2 (0.51%) SAS
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (8.23%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
3 15 (3.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.26%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.26%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.03%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 72 (18.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (11.57%) Office 365
4 20 (5.14%) IaaS
4 20 (5.14%) PaaS
5 19 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (4.88%) Amazon S3
5 19 (4.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 16 (4.11%) Amazon SQS
7 10 (2.57%) Amazon EMR
7 10 (2.57%) Amazon Kinesis
7 10 (2.57%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (2.57%) Serverless
8 9 (2.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (2.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (2.31%) GitHub
8 9 (2.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.03%) AWS CloudTrail
10 4 (1.03%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 62 (15.94%) Firewall
2 34 (8.74%) Network Security
3 30 (7.71%) IPsec
4 29 (7.46%) SAN
5 24 (6.17%) WAN
6 18 (4.63%) VoIP
7 16 (4.11%) LAN
8 14 (3.60%) SSL
9 11 (2.83%) DHCP
9 11 (2.83%) DNS
10 10 (2.57%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (2.57%) VPN
11 8 (2.06%) BGP
11 8 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (2.06%) FWSM
11 8 (2.06%) OSPF
11 8 (2.06%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (2.06%) SNMP
11 8 (2.06%) Software-Defined Networking
12 5 (1.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
3 14 (3.60%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.57%) Amazon Redshift
5 10 (2.57%) Cosmos DB
5 10 (2.57%) RDBMS
6 9 (2.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 9 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (2.31%) MySQL
7 8 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.29%) DB2
8 5 (1.29%) DTS
8 5 (1.29%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.29%) QlikView
8 5 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.03%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.83%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.57%) JIRA
2 10 (2.57%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (1.03%) Appium
6 4 (1.03%) Maven
6 4 (1.03%) Robot Framework
6 4 (1.03%) Robotium
6 4 (1.03%) Selenium
6 4 (1.03%) TestNG
6 4 (1.03%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.51%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
General
1 90 (23.14%) Finance
2 36 (9.25%) Retail
3 25 (6.43%) Manufacturing
4 23 (5.91%) Publishing
5 10 (2.57%) Banking
5 10 (2.57%) Legal
5 10 (2.57%) Marketing
6 7 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.54%) Advertising
8 4 (1.03%) Back Office
8 4 (1.03%) Local Government
9 3 (0.77%) Automotive
9 3 (0.77%) Law
10 2 (0.51%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (0.51%) French Language
10 2 (0.51%) German Language
10 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 102 (26.22%) Project Manager
2 84 (21.59%) Architect
3 36 (9.25%) Solutions Architect
4 33 (8.48%) Technical Architect
5 32 (8.23%) Analyst
6 29 (7.46%) Senior Manager
6 29 (7.46%) Senior Project Manager
7 26 (6.68%) Systems Engineer
8 23 (5.91%) Cloud Architect
8 23 (5.91%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 22 (5.66%) Lead Architect
10 20 (5.14%) Developer
11 19 (4.88%) Consultant
12 15 (3.86%) IT Manager
12 15 (3.86%) Support Analyst
13 14 (3.60%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 12 (3.08%) IT Project Manager
14 12 (3.08%) Junior
14 12 (3.08%) Technical Manager
15 11 (2.83%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.66%) .NET
2 19 (4.88%) Web Services
3 10 (2.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (2.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (2.06%) LDAP
5 5 (1.29%) CakePHP
5 5 (1.29%) CodeIgniter
5 5 (1.29%) HTML
5 5 (1.29%) jQuery
5 5 (1.29%) LAMP
5 5 (1.29%) Laravel
5 5 (1.29%) Symfony
5 5 (1.29%) Yii
6 3 (0.77%) Spring
7 2 (0.51%) COM
7 2 (0.51%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 70 (17.99%) Data Centre
2 63 (16.20%) Self-Motivation
3 38 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (6.68%) Management Information System
5 21 (5.40%) Computer Science
6 18 (4.63%) CMDB
7 14 (3.60%) PMI
8 10 (2.57%) Public Cloud
9 9 (2.31%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.31%) Data Structures
9 9 (2.31%) Driving Licence
9 9 (2.31%) Private Cloud
10 8 (2.06%) HP StoreVirtual
10 8 (2.06%) PKI
11 7 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.29%) EPoS
13 5 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
14 4 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
15 3 (0.77%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 60 (15.42%) Windows
2 53 (13.62%) Windows Server
3 30 (7.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (5.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (5.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.31%) Linux
6 6 (1.54%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.29%) Unix
8 3 (0.77%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.51%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (33.16%) PRINCE2
2 116 (29.82%) ITIL
3 114 (29.31%) Presales
4 73 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (15.17%) Line Management
6 57 (14.65%) Service Delivery
7 56 (14.40%) Service Management
8 47 (12.08%) Due Diligence
9 44 (11.31%) ITIL V3
10 42 (10.80%) Data Protection
11 41 (10.54%) Continuous Improvement
11 41 (10.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 38 (9.77%) Enterprise Architecture
13 37 (9.51%) Problem-Solving
14 36 (9.25%) IT Strategy
15 34 (8.74%) Vendor Relationship Management
16 32 (8.23%) Programme Management
17 31 (7.97%) Customer Requirements
18 30 (7.71%) TOGAF
19 29 (7.46%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 58 (14.91%) SQL
2 24 (6.17%) Python
3 19 (4.88%) Java
4 16 (4.11%) JavaScript
5 14 (3.60%) C#
6 11 (2.83%) PL/SQL
7 10 (2.57%) Scala
7 10 (2.57%) Shell Script
7 10 (2.57%) VB
8 9 (2.31%) PowerShell
8 9 (2.31%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.80%) C
9 7 (1.80%) PHP
10 3 (0.77%) R
11 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.26%) Korn
11 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 96 (24.68%) Degree
2 49 (12.60%) Security Cleared
3 47 (12.08%) MCSE
3 47 (12.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (10.54%) PMI Certification
5 31 (7.97%) PMP
6 25 (6.43%) CISSP
7 24 (6.17%) MCP
8 22 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (5.66%) ISEB
9 21 (5.40%) APMP
10 18 (4.63%) CEH
10 18 (4.63%) CompTIA Security+
10 18 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
11 16 (4.11%) CCNP
12 15 (3.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 12 (3.08%) SC Cleared
14 11 (2.83%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (2.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (10.80%) GDPR
2 38 (9.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (6.94%) QA
4 18 (4.63%) GPG13
5 17 (4.37%) PMO
6 14 (3.60%) COBIT
7 10 (2.57%) SLA
8 8 (2.06%) PCI DSS
9 5 (1.29%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.26%) P3O
System Software
1 77 (19.79%) Active Directory
2 62 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (5.91%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.37%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (2.06%) Forefront TMG
6 8 (2.06%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.51%) XenApp
7 2 (0.51%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (2.06%) Puppet
1 8 (2.06%) SCVMM
2 6 (1.54%) Ansible
2 6 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.03%) SCCM
4 4 (1.03%) Terraform
5 2 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.51%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 97 (24.94%) Microsoft
2 70 (17.99%) VMware
3 48 (12.34%) Citrix
4 42 (10.80%) CheckPoint
5 29 (7.46%) Cisco
6 27 (6.94%) NetApp
7 21 (5.40%) HP
8 19 (4.88%) EMC
9 17 (4.37%) F5
10 16 (4.11%) Fortinet
10 16 (4.11%) Juniper
11 13 (3.34%) SAP
12 11 (2.83%) Oracle
13 10 (2.57%) SonicWALL
14 9 (2.31%) Atlassian
14 9 (2.31%) ServiceNow
15 8 (2.06%) BMC
15 8 (2.06%) Brocade
15 8 (2.06%) CA
16 5 (1.29%) Zend