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

Project Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 15 19
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 393 474 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.82% 12.24% 9.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.88% 13.36% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 220 328 319
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -4.04%
10th Percentile £30,450 £32,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £74,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 3,307 3,549 4,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.03% 91.68% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,344 2,803 3,181
Birmingham median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 128 (32.57%) Microsoft
2 126 (32.06%) Presales
3 117 (29.77%) PRINCE2
3 117 (29.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 107 (27.23%) ITIL
5 96 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (22.39%) Amazon AWS
7 87 (22.14%) Degree
8 83 (21.12%) Active Directory
9 81 (20.61%) SQL
10 78 (19.85%) VMware
11 77 (19.59%) Data Centre
12 74 (18.83%) GDPR
13 72 (18.32%) Finance
14 70 (17.81%) Data Protection
15 67 (17.05%) Office 365
16 65 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
17 61 (15.52%) Windows
18 60 (15.27%) MCSE
18 60 (15.27%) Microsoft Certification
19 58 (14.76%) Service Management
19 58 (14.76%) Self-Motivation
20 57 (14.50%) Line Management
20 57 (14.50%) Enterprise Architecture
21 55 (13.99%) Citrix
22 54 (13.74%) Security Cleared
23 52 (13.23%) Windows Server
24 50 (12.72%) SQL Server
24 50 (12.72%) Microsoft Office
25 48 (12.21%) Web Services

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 18 (4.58%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.05%) Confluence
3 11 (2.80%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.29%) Apache
5 8 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.02%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.76%) IIS
7 3 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.51%) DNN
8 2 (0.51%) SAS
8 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.51%) WordPress
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 50 (12.72%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (4.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (3.31%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.25%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 9 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.25%) HFM
5 1 (0.25%) Primavera
5 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.25%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.25%) SAP VC
5 1 (0.25%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 117 (29.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 88 (22.39%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (17.05%) Office 365
4 39 (9.92%) Amazon EC2
4 39 (9.92%) Amazon S3
4 39 (9.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 26 (6.62%) Amazon SQS
6 24 (6.11%) IaaS
7 23 (5.85%) PaaS
8 20 (5.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 20 (5.09%) AWS CloudFormation
8 20 (5.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 19 (4.83%) Amazon EMR
9 19 (4.83%) Amazon Kinesis
9 19 (4.83%) AWS Lambda
9 19 (4.83%) Serverless
10 18 (4.58%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (3.05%) GitHub
12 5 (1.27%) AWS CloudTrail
13 4 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 48 (12.21%) Firewall
2 46 (11.70%) Network Security
3 21 (5.34%) SAN
4 17 (4.33%) IPsec
4 17 (4.33%) WAN
5 12 (3.05%) VoIP
6 9 (2.29%) LAN
7 8 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (1.78%) DHCP
8 7 (1.78%) DNS
8 7 (1.78%) SSL
9 6 (1.53%) Wireless
10 5 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (1.27%) VPN
11 3 (0.76%) BGP
11 3 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.76%) Intranet
11 3 (0.76%) NAS
11 3 (0.76%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (12.72%) SQL Server
2 39 (9.92%) Amazon RDS
3 23 (5.85%) Relational Database
4 20 (5.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 20 (5.09%) Azure SQL Database
5 19 (4.83%) Amazon Redshift
5 19 (4.83%) Cosmos DB
5 19 (4.83%) RDBMS
6 14 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.78%) Power BI
9 6 (1.53%) QlikView
9 6 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.27%) DB2
10 5 (1.27%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.02%) Big Data
11 4 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.02%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (4.07%) JIRA
1 16 (4.07%) Visual Studio
2 12 (3.05%) Jenkins
3 10 (2.54%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.53%) Selenium
5 5 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (1.02%) JMeter
6 4 (1.02%) SoapUI
6 4 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.76%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.51%) Appium
8 2 (0.51%) Maven
8 2 (0.51%) Robot Framework
8 2 (0.51%) Robotium
8 2 (0.51%) TestNG
8 2 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.51%) WebDriver
General
1 72 (18.32%) Finance
2 34 (8.65%) Retail
3 21 (5.34%) Manufacturing
4 18 (4.58%) Publishing
5 9 (2.29%) Legal
6 7 (1.78%) Law
7 5 (1.27%) Advertising
7 5 (1.27%) Banking
7 5 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.02%) Local Government
8 4 (1.02%) Marketing
9 3 (0.76%) Automotive
9 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.51%) Back Office
10 2 (0.51%) French Language
10 2 (0.51%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 114 (29.01%) Architect
2 76 (19.34%) Project Manager
3 59 (15.01%) Solutions Architect
4 41 (10.43%) Technical Architect
5 36 (9.16%) Cloud Architect
6 34 (8.65%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 30 (7.63%) Analyst
8 25 (6.36%) Developer
9 24 (6.11%) Lead Architect
10 22 (5.60%) Senior Manager
11 21 (5.34%) Senior Project Manager
12 20 (5.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 20 (5.09%) Systems Engineer
13 19 (4.83%) Consultant
14 17 (4.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
15 15 (3.82%) IT Manager
16 14 (3.56%) Business Analyst
16 14 (3.56%) Programme Manager
17 13 (3.31%) Technical Manager
18 12 (3.05%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (12.21%) Web Services
2 27 (6.87%) .NET
3 19 (4.83%) ASP.NET
3 19 (4.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (2.54%) HTML
5 7 (1.78%) CSS
5 7 (1.78%) SOAP
6 5 (1.27%) REST
6 5 (1.27%) Spring
7 4 (1.02%) Kafka
8 3 (0.76%) Ajax
8 3 (0.76%) HTML5
8 3 (0.76%) XHTML
8 3 (0.76%) XML
8 3 (0.76%) XSLT
9 2 (0.51%) COM
9 2 (0.51%) JSON
9 2 (0.51%) LDAP
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 77 (19.59%) Data Centre
2 58 (14.76%) Self-Motivation
3 37 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (6.11%) Management Information System
5 22 (5.60%) Public Cloud
6 20 (5.09%) Private Cloud
7 19 (4.83%) Computer Science
8 18 (4.58%) CMDB
8 18 (4.58%) Hybrid Cloud
9 14 (3.56%) PMI
10 12 (3.05%) Algorithms
10 12 (3.05%) Data Structures
11 8 (2.04%) Driving Licence
11 8 (2.04%) HP StoreVirtual
12 5 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (1.02%) EPoS
13 4 (1.02%) User Experience
14 3 (0.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 61 (15.52%) Windows
2 52 (13.23%) Windows Server
3 37 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (2.80%) Windows 10
7 8 (2.04%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.78%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.27%) Linux
9 5 (1.27%) Unix
10 1 (0.25%) AIX
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (32.06%) Presales
2 117 (29.77%) PRINCE2
3 107 (27.23%) ITIL
4 96 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (17.81%) Data Protection
6 58 (14.76%) Service Management
7 57 (14.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 57 (14.50%) Line Management
8 48 (12.21%) ITIL V3
9 45 (11.45%) Vendor Relationship Management
10 41 (10.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 41 (10.43%) Service Delivery
11 40 (10.18%) TOGAF
12 39 (9.92%) Programme Management
13 38 (9.67%) Technical Architecture
14 36 (9.16%) Customer Engagement
14 36 (9.16%) Due Diligence
14 36 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
15 35 (8.91%) Customer Requirements
16 34 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 81 (20.61%) SQL
2 39 (9.92%) Python
3 26 (6.62%) Java
4 20 (5.09%) PL/SQL
5 19 (4.83%) JavaScript
5 19 (4.83%) Scala
5 19 (4.83%) Shell Script
6 11 (2.80%) C#
6 11 (2.80%) T-SQL
7 9 (2.29%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.04%) C
9 6 (1.53%) VB
10 3 (0.76%) R
10 3 (0.76%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.25%) Korn
11 1 (0.25%) PHP
11 1 (0.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 87 (22.14%) Degree
2 60 (15.27%) MCSE
2 60 (15.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (13.74%) Security Cleared
4 35 (8.91%) PMI Certification
5 27 (6.87%) PMP
6 26 (6.62%) CISSP
6 26 (6.62%) MCP
7 21 (5.34%) ISEB
7 21 (5.34%) MCSA
8 19 (4.83%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (4.33%) CEH
9 17 (4.33%) CompTIA Security+
9 17 (4.33%) Computer Science Degree
10 16 (4.07%) APMP
11 15 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (2.80%) CCNP
12 11 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (2.29%) CISM
14 8 (2.04%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (18.83%) GDPR
2 27 (6.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (6.62%) QA
4 20 (5.09%) PMO
5 17 (4.33%) GPG13
6 10 (2.54%) PCI DSS
7 9 (2.29%) SLA
8 6 (1.53%) COBIT
9 5 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.76%) P3O
11 1 (0.25%) COSHH
11 1 (0.25%) HAZOP
11 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 83 (21.12%) Active Directory
2 65 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (9.92%) Hyper-V
4 21 (5.34%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (3.56%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (2.29%) XenApp
6 9 (2.29%) XenDesktop
7 8 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (2.04%) Terminal Services
8 7 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.25%) vSphere
9 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (2.80%) SCCM
2 8 (2.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 8 (2.04%) SCVMM
3 7 (1.78%) Ansible
3 7 (1.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 7 (1.78%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.78%) Puppet
3 7 (1.78%) SCOrch
4 5 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (1.27%) Terraform
5 2 (0.51%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.51%) WSUS
6 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.25%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 128 (32.57%) Microsoft
2 78 (19.85%) VMware
3 55 (13.99%) Citrix
4 36 (9.16%) CheckPoint
5 27 (6.87%) NetApp
6 24 (6.11%) Cisco
6 24 (6.11%) HP
7 18 (4.58%) EMC
8 14 (3.56%) Atlassian
9 12 (3.05%) ServiceNow
10 11 (2.80%) F5
10 11 (2.80%) Juniper
10 11 (2.80%) Oracle
11 10 (2.54%) Fortinet
11 10 (2.54%) SonicWALL
12 9 (2.29%) Ivanti
12 9 (2.29%) SAP
13 8 (2.04%) BMC
13 8 (2.04%) Brocade
14 6 (1.53%) Tableau