Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 18 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 392 353 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.91% 9.23% 10.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.86% 10.18% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 223 285 391
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - -13.64%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -10.00%

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 3,609 3,467 4,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.25% 90.66% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,589 2,831 3,190
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,625
90th Percentile £70,200 £64,375 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%

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 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 152 (38.78%) PRINCE2
2 128 (32.65%) ITIL
3 112 (28.57%) Finance
4 106 (27.04%) Presales
5 99 (25.26%) Degree
6 85 (21.68%) Microsoft
7 75 (19.13%) Active Directory
7 75 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (18.88%) Firewall
8 74 (18.88%) Data Centre
9 73 (18.62%) VMware
10 72 (18.37%) Service Delivery
11 68 (17.35%) Line Management
12 67 (17.09%) Self-Motivation
13 64 (16.33%) Windows
14 62 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
15 58 (14.80%) Continuous Improvement
15 58 (14.80%) SQL Server
15 58 (14.80%) IT Strategy
16 57 (14.54%) Service Management
17 56 (14.29%) Due Diligence
18 55 (14.03%) Windows Server
19 52 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
20 50 (12.76%) Microsoft Azure
20 50 (12.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 48 (12.24%) Citrix
22 47 (11.99%) PMI Certification
23 46 (11.73%) ITIL V3
24 43 (10.97%) CheckPoint
25 42 (10.71%) IPsec

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 27 (6.89%) MS Exchange
2 10 (2.55%) IIS
3 7 (1.79%) Apache
4 6 (1.53%) Anypoint
4 6 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.53%) JBoss
4 6 (1.53%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.28%) Confluence
6 4 (1.02%) WordPress
7 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.51%) SAS
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (5.10%) Microsoft Project
3 18 (4.59%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (3.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.26%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.26%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 11 (2.81%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.77%) Primavera
6 2 (0.51%) BPCS
6 2 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.26%) Infor CloudSuite
7 1 (0.26%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 1 (0.26%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.26%) Lawson
7 1 (0.26%) Movex
7 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 50 (12.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (9.18%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (7.14%) Office 365
4 21 (5.36%) IaaS
4 21 (5.36%) PaaS
5 9 (2.30%) GitHub
6 4 (1.02%) BrowserStack
7 3 (0.77%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.51%) Serverless
9 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (18.88%) Firewall
2 42 (10.71%) IPsec
3 34 (8.67%) WAN
4 32 (8.16%) SAN
5 27 (6.89%) VoIP
6 25 (6.38%) LAN
6 25 (6.38%) SSL
7 18 (4.59%) DHCP
7 18 (4.59%) Network Security
8 17 (4.34%) DNS
9 15 (3.83%) BGP
9 15 (3.83%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (3.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (3.83%) FWSM
9 15 (3.83%) OSPF
9 15 (3.83%) SNMP
9 15 (3.83%) Software-Defined Networking
9 15 (3.83%) VPN
10 6 (1.53%) Wireless
11 2 (0.51%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (14.80%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.30%) DTS
6 9 (2.30%) MySQL
7 6 (1.53%) EDRMS
8 5 (1.28%) DB2
8 5 (1.28%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.02%) Big Data
10 3 (0.77%) Power BI
10 3 (0.77%) SQL Anywhere
10 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.51%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.51%) Cosmos DB
11 2 (0.51%) Electronic Patient Records
11 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (3.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 12 (3.06%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.79%) Cucumber
4 6 (1.53%) JIRA
4 6 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.53%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.28%) Selenium
5 5 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (1.02%) Appium
6 4 (1.02%) Maven
6 4 (1.02%) Robot Framework
6 4 (1.02%) Robotium
6 4 (1.02%) TestNG
6 4 (1.02%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.02%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.51%) Subversion
8 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
General
1 112 (28.57%) Finance
2 39 (9.95%) Retail
3 26 (6.63%) Manufacturing
3 26 (6.63%) Publishing
4 16 (4.08%) Legal
5 10 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.30%) Marketing
7 7 (1.79%) Banking
8 4 (1.02%) Back Office
9 3 (0.77%) Advertising
9 3 (0.77%) Law
10 2 (0.51%) Automotive
10 2 (0.51%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (0.51%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) Billing
11 1 (0.26%) French Language
11 1 (0.26%) German Language
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 109 (27.81%) Project Manager
2 67 (17.09%) Architect
3 49 (12.50%) Analyst
4 29 (7.40%) Senior Manager
4 29 (7.40%) Senior Project Manager
4 29 (7.40%) Solutions Architect
4 29 (7.40%) Support Analyst
5 26 (6.63%) IT Manager
6 22 (5.61%) Technical Architect
7 20 (5.10%) IT Project Manager
8 18 (4.59%) Network Analyst
8 18 (4.59%) Network Support
8 18 (4.59%) Network Support Analyst
8 18 (4.59%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 18 (4.59%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (4.08%) Consultant
10 15 (3.83%) Network Specialist
10 15 (3.83%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 15 (3.83%) Senior Network Specialist
11 13 (3.32%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.61%) .NET
2 15 (3.83%) LDAP
3 6 (1.53%) RESTful
3 6 (1.53%) Web Services
4 5 (1.28%) CakePHP
4 5 (1.28%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (1.28%) HTML
4 5 (1.28%) jQuery
4 5 (1.28%) LAMP
4 5 (1.28%) Laravel
4 5 (1.28%) Symfony
4 5 (1.28%) Yii
5 4 (1.02%) CSS
6 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.51%) COM
6 2 (0.51%) JSON
6 2 (0.51%) XML
7 1 (0.26%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 74 (18.88%) Data Centre
2 67 (17.09%) Self-Motivation
3 40 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (9.44%) Management Information System
5 26 (6.63%) Computer Science
6 21 (5.36%) CMDB
7 15 (3.83%) PKI
8 10 (2.55%) Driving Licence
8 10 (2.55%) PMI
9 9 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.30%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.53%) EPoS
11 5 (1.28%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.28%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.28%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (1.02%) User Experience
13 3 (0.77%) iSeries
13 3 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 64 (16.33%) Windows
2 55 (14.03%) Windows Server
3 27 (6.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (4.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (3.57%) Linux
7 7 (1.79%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.02%) Unix
9 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.26%) AIX
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (38.78%) PRINCE2
2 128 (32.65%) ITIL
3 106 (27.04%) Presales
4 75 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (18.37%) Service Delivery
6 68 (17.35%) Line Management
7 58 (14.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 58 (14.80%) IT Strategy
8 57 (14.54%) Service Management
9 56 (14.29%) Due Diligence
10 52 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 46 (11.73%) ITIL V3
12 39 (9.95%) Requirements Analysis
13 38 (9.69%) Problem-Solving
14 35 (8.93%) Business Continuity
15 33 (8.42%) Customer Requirements
16 32 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
17 31 (7.91%) Programme Management
18 29 (7.40%) CRM
18 29 (7.40%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 32 (8.16%) SQL
2 19 (4.85%) C#
3 17 (4.34%) Java
3 17 (4.34%) VB
4 14 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.55%) PowerShell
6 9 (2.30%) PHP
7 7 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.53%) Python
9 4 (1.02%) C
10 3 (0.77%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.51%) C++
11 2 (0.51%) R
11 2 (0.51%) Scala
12 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.26%) Korn
12 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 99 (25.26%) Degree
2 47 (11.99%) PMI Certification
3 38 (9.69%) PMP
4 32 (8.16%) Security Cleared
5 30 (7.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (7.14%) MCSE
7 26 (6.63%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (6.38%) CCNP
8 25 (6.38%) ISEB
9 24 (6.12%) CISSP
10 23 (5.87%) Computer Science Degree
11 19 (4.85%) APMP
12 17 (4.34%) CEH
12 17 (4.34%) CompTIA Security+
12 17 (4.34%) MCP
13 11 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (2.81%) SC Cleared
14 10 (2.55%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (12.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (6.89%) GDPR
3 25 (6.38%) COBIT
4 21 (5.36%) QA
5 20 (5.10%) PMO
6 17 (4.34%) GPG13
7 8 (2.04%) PCI DSS
8 7 (1.79%) SLA
9 4 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (1.02%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.26%) P3O
System Software
1 75 (19.13%) Active Directory
2 62 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.02%) Docker
5 4 (1.02%) XenApp
5 4 (1.02%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.51%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (2.30%) SCVMM
2 6 (1.53%) Puppet
3 5 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.02%) SCCM
5 3 (0.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.77%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.51%) SCOM
7 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.26%) Nagios
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 85 (21.68%) Microsoft
2 73 (18.62%) VMware
3 48 (12.24%) Citrix
4 43 (10.97%) CheckPoint
5 29 (7.40%) Cisco
6 24 (6.12%) F5
6 24 (6.12%) Fortinet
6 24 (6.12%) Juniper
7 23 (5.87%) NetApp
8 21 (5.36%) EMC
9 15 (3.83%) CA
9 15 (3.83%) Oracle
10 14 (3.57%) SAP
11 13 (3.32%) HP
11 13 (3.32%) ServiceNow
12 10 (2.55%) Brocade
13 9 (2.30%) BMC
13 9 (2.30%) IBM
14 6 (1.53%) Google
14 6 (1.53%) webMethods