Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 11 18
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 422 453 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.80% 12.38% 9.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.99% 13.47% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 223 286 315
Birmingham median annual salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.37% -5.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,050
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 3,017 3,364 3,971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.48% 91.96% 92.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,091 2,519 2,931
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -0.60% -

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 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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.

1 169 (40.05%) Microsoft
2 158 (37.44%) Presales
3 147 (34.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 121 (28.67%) Amazon AWS
5 119 (28.20%) PRINCE2
6 106 (25.12%) GDPR
7 104 (24.64%) Active Directory
8 102 (24.17%) ITIL
9 101 (23.93%) Data Protection
10 91 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
11 89 (21.09%) VMware
11 89 (21.09%) Office 365
12 84 (19.91%) Data Centre
13 82 (19.43%) SQL
14 77 (18.25%) Service Management
15 74 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
15 74 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
16 73 (17.30%) Enterprise Architecture
16 73 (17.30%) MCSE
17 70 (16.59%) Line Management
18 69 (16.35%) Citrix
18 69 (16.35%) Degree
19 67 (15.88%) Finance
20 65 (15.40%) Web Services
20 65 (15.40%) Self-Motivation
20 65 (15.40%) Thought Leadership
21 64 (15.17%) Windows
21 64 (15.17%) Stakeholder Management
22 63 (14.93%) Security Cleared
23 58 (13.74%) ITIL V3

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 24 (5.69%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.08%) Apache
2 13 (3.08%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.37%) Confluence
4 9 (2.13%) Skype for Business
5 6 (1.42%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.47%) CMS
9 2 (0.47%) DNN
10 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 55 (13.03%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (4.03%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.47%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.24%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.66%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.95%) Workfront
4 2 (0.47%) HFM
4 2 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.47%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.24%) iTrent
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.24%) Primavera
5 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.24%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 147 (34.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 121 (28.67%) Amazon AWS
3 89 (21.09%) Office 365
4 53 (12.56%) Amazon EC2
4 53 (12.56%) Amazon S3
4 53 (12.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 33 (7.82%) IaaS
6 32 (7.58%) PaaS
7 31 (7.35%) Amazon SQS
8 29 (6.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 29 (6.87%) AWS CloudFormation
8 29 (6.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 27 (6.40%) Cloud Computing
10 24 (5.69%) Amazon EMR
10 24 (5.69%) Amazon Kinesis
10 24 (5.69%) AWS Lambda
10 24 (5.69%) Serverless
11 13 (3.08%) SaaS
12 10 (2.37%) GitHub
13 9 (2.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 55 (13.03%) Network Security
2 42 (9.95%) Firewall
3 18 (4.27%) WAN
4 9 (2.13%) Internet
4 9 (2.13%) SAN
4 9 (2.13%) Skype
4 9 (2.13%) VoIP
5 8 (1.90%) IPsec
5 8 (1.90%) NetScaler
6 7 (1.66%) DHCP
6 7 (1.66%) DNS
6 7 (1.66%) Intranet
6 7 (1.66%) Wireless
7 6 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (1.42%) LAN
7 6 (1.42%) VPN
8 5 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (1.18%) MPLS
8 5 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (1.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (12.56%) Amazon RDS
2 44 (10.43%) SQL Server
3 29 (6.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 29 (6.87%) Azure SQL Database
4 28 (6.64%) Relational Database
5 24 (5.69%) Amazon Redshift
5 24 (5.69%) Cosmos DB
5 24 (5.69%) RDBMS
6 12 (2.84%) Power BI
7 9 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.42%) Big Data
8 6 (1.42%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.42%) QlikView
9 5 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.95%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.95%) Spotfire
10 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.71%) Data Lake
11 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (4.74%) JIRA
2 17 (4.03%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.61%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.37%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.66%) Selenium
6 6 (1.42%) JMeter
6 6 (1.42%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.71%) Zephyr
8 2 (0.47%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.24%) Appium
9 1 (0.24%) Maven
9 1 (0.24%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.24%) Robotium
9 1 (0.24%) TestNG
9 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 67 (15.88%) Finance
2 27 (6.40%) Retail
3 18 (4.27%) Publishing
4 11 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.42%) Law
6 5 (1.18%) Banking
6 5 (1.18%) Legal
6 5 (1.18%) Local Government
7 4 (0.95%) Back Office
8 3 (0.71%) Advertising
9 2 (0.47%) Billing
9 2 (0.47%) Marketing
9 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
10 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 148 (35.07%) Architect
2 77 (18.25%) Solutions Architect
3 67 (15.88%) Project Manager
4 53 (12.56%) Cloud Architect
5 50 (11.85%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 44 (10.43%) Technical Architect
7 34 (8.06%) Analyst
8 27 (6.40%) Lead Architect
9 24 (5.69%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 23 (5.45%) Developer
11 21 (4.98%) Business Analyst
11 21 (4.98%) Consultant
12 16 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (3.79%) Principal Architect
12 16 (3.79%) Programme Manager
12 16 (3.79%) Senior Manager
13 15 (3.55%) Senior Project Manager
14 13 (3.08%) IT Manager
14 13 (3.08%) Systems Engineer
15 10 (2.37%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (15.40%) Web Services
2 31 (7.35%) .NET
3 24 (5.69%) ASP.NET
3 24 (5.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (2.61%) HTML
5 10 (2.37%) SOAP
5 10 (2.37%) Spring
6 9 (2.13%) CSS
7 7 (1.66%) JSON
8 6 (1.42%) Kafka
8 6 (1.42%) REST
9 4 (0.95%) Ajax
9 4 (0.95%) HTML5
9 4 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (0.95%) XHTML
9 4 (0.95%) XML
9 4 (0.95%) XSLT
10 3 (0.71%) 802.1X
11 2 (0.47%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 84 (19.91%) Data Centre
2 65 (15.40%) Self-Motivation
3 46 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (8.06%) Public Cloud
5 29 (6.87%) Private Cloud
6 28 (6.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 22 (5.21%) Management Information System
8 19 (4.50%) CMDB
9 10 (2.37%) Algorithms
9 10 (2.37%) Data Structures
10 9 (2.13%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.42%) PMI
12 5 (1.18%) HP StoreVirtual
13 3 (0.71%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.71%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.71%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.71%) User Experience
14 2 (0.47%) FMCG
14 2 (0.47%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 64 (15.17%) Windows
2 55 (13.03%) Windows Server
3 37 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (3.32%) Linux
6 8 (1.90%) Windows 10
7 7 (1.66%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.66%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.18%) Unix
10 1 (0.24%) AIX
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (37.44%) Presales
2 119 (28.20%) PRINCE2
3 102 (24.17%) ITIL
4 101 (23.93%) Data Protection
5 91 (21.56%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (18.25%) Service Management
7 73 (17.30%) Enterprise Architecture
8 70 (16.59%) Line Management
9 65 (15.40%) Thought Leadership
10 64 (15.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 58 (13.74%) ITIL V3
12 51 (12.09%) Vendor Relationship Management
13 49 (11.61%) TOGAF
14 47 (11.14%) Customer Requirements
14 47 (11.14%) Technical Architecture
15 46 (10.90%) Continuous Improvement
16 42 (9.95%) Customer Engagement
17 41 (9.72%) Load Balancing
17 41 (9.72%) Programme Management
17 41 (9.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 82 (19.43%) SQL
2 40 (9.48%) Python
3 31 (7.35%) Java
4 24 (5.69%) PL/SQL
4 24 (5.69%) Scala
4 24 (5.69%) Shell Script
5 17 (4.03%) JavaScript
6 10 (2.37%) PowerShell
7 9 (2.13%) C#
8 8 (1.90%) C
9 5 (1.18%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.18%) VBScript
10 4 (0.95%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.71%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.47%) VB
13 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 74 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (17.30%) MCSE
3 69 (16.35%) Degree
4 63 (14.93%) Security Cleared
5 31 (7.35%) MCSA
6 27 (6.40%) MCP
7 26 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (5.92%) PMP
9 23 (5.45%) CISSP
9 23 (5.45%) PMI Certification
10 20 (4.74%) ISEB
11 17 (4.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (3.79%) CEH
12 16 (3.79%) CompTIA Security+
12 16 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
13 15 (3.55%) CCNP
14 13 (3.08%) SC Cleared
15 12 (2.84%) Citrix Certification
16 11 (2.61%) APMP
16 11 (2.61%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (25.12%) GDPR
2 37 (8.77%) QA
3 30 (7.11%) PMO
4 20 (4.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (3.79%) GPG13
6 11 (2.61%) SLA
7 8 (1.90%) PCI DSS
8 5 (1.18%) P3O
9 3 (0.71%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.24%) COSHH
10 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.24%) HAZOP
10 1 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 104 (24.64%) Active Directory
2 74 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (12.32%) Hyper-V
4 32 (7.58%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (4.27%) XenApp
5 18 (4.27%) XenDesktop
6 8 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.90%) vSphere
6 8 (1.90%) XenServer
7 7 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (1.18%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (3.08%) SCCM
2 12 (2.84%) SCVMM
3 11 (2.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 8 (1.90%) XenMobile
5 7 (1.66%) Ansible
5 7 (1.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 7 (1.66%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.66%) Puppet
5 7 (1.66%) SCOrch
6 6 (1.42%) Backup Exec
6 6 (1.42%) WSUS
7 5 (1.18%) Terraform
8 4 (0.95%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 169 (40.05%) Microsoft
2 89 (21.09%) VMware
3 69 (16.35%) Citrix
4 34 (8.06%) CheckPoint
5 29 (6.87%) HP
6 26 (6.16%) Cisco
7 25 (5.92%) NetApp
8 18 (4.27%) ServiceNow
9 17 (4.03%) EMC
10 15 (3.55%) Juniper
10 15 (3.55%) Oracle
11 13 (3.08%) Atlassian
11 13 (3.08%) F5
11 13 (3.08%) Fortinet
11 13 (3.08%) Ivanti
12 12 (2.84%) BMC
12 12 (2.84%) Brocade
13 10 (2.37%) Dell
14 8 (1.90%) Google
14 8 (1.90%) SAP