Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 178 174
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 -21
Permanent jobs citing PMO 226 257 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.62% 1.67% 1.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.91% 13.55% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 166 192 255
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £77,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +8.70%

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2,071 1,897 2,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 14.82% 12.33% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,434 1,477 2,029
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the Midlands

PMO
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMO in the Midlands.

Salary trend for PMO in the Midlands

PMO
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in the Midlands over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for PMO in the Midlands

PMO
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -21 144 £50,000 +11.11% 16
East Midlands +30 82 £42,500 -5.56% 9
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing PMO 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 Midlands region with a requirement for PMO.

1 97 (42.92%) Project Management
2 73 (32.30%) Finance
3 52 (23.01%) PRINCE2
3 52 (23.01%) Microsoft
4 51 (22.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (18.14%) Retail
7 39 (17.26%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (14.60%) NHS
9 32 (14.16%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (13.72%) Microsoft Project
10 31 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
11 28 (12.39%) Scrum
12 27 (11.95%) Microsoft Excel
13 22 (9.73%) Microsoft Office
13 22 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
14 20 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (8.85%) Change Management
15 19 (8.41%) Programme Management
15 19 (8.41%) JIRA
15 19 (8.41%) Project Planning
15 19 (8.41%) Waterfall
16 18 (7.96%) SharePoint
17 17 (7.52%) SQL
17 17 (7.52%) E-Commerce
17 17 (7.52%) Change Control
17 17 (7.52%) Business Transformation
18 16 (7.08%) IT Strategy
18 16 (7.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 16 (7.08%) Windows

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (7.96%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.65%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.33%) MediaWiki
4 2 (0.88%) IIS
5 1 (0.44%) Apache
5 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.44%) Confluence
5 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (13.72%) Microsoft Project
2 27 (11.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (9.73%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (5.31%) MS Visio
5 8 (3.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (2.21%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.44%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (6.64%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.21%) Primavera
3 2 (0.88%) Dynamics SL
4 1 (0.44%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.98%) Dynamics 365
3 8 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.65%) Firebase
5 2 (0.88%) IaaS
5 2 (0.88%) Office 365
5 2 (0.88%) PaaS
5 2 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.65%) LAN
2 5 (2.21%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (1.77%) DHCP
3 4 (1.77%) DNS
3 4 (1.77%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.77%) WAN
3 4 (1.77%) Wireless
4 3 (1.33%) Firewall
4 3 (1.33%) SAN
5 2 (0.88%) PABX
5 2 (0.88%) SMS
5 2 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.16%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (4.87%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.44%) GIS
5 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.44%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 19 (8.41%) JIRA
2 6 (2.65%) Android Studio
2 6 (2.65%) git-flow
2 6 (2.65%) TeamCity
2 6 (2.65%) Xcode
3 4 (1.77%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.33%) CruiseControl
4 3 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.33%) NUnit
5 2 (0.88%) Bower
5 2 (0.88%) gulp
5 2 (0.88%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.88%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.88%) Travis CI
5 2 (0.88%) webpack
5 2 (0.88%) Yeoman
General
1 73 (32.30%) Finance
2 41 (18.14%) Retail
3 15 (6.64%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.31%) Marketing
5 7 (3.10%) Automotive
5 7 (3.10%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.65%) Legal
7 2 (0.88%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.88%) Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 52 (23.01%) Project Manager
2 41 (18.14%) Analyst
3 35 (15.49%) PMO Manager
4 28 (12.39%) PMO Analyst
5 16 (7.08%) Developer
5 16 (7.08%) IT Manager
6 15 (6.64%) Coordinator
7 14 (6.19%) Consultant
7 14 (6.19%) Project Coordinator
8 13 (5.75%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 12 (5.31%) Functional Consultant
9 12 (5.31%) Infrastructure Manager
10 11 (4.87%) Digital Project Manager
10 11 (4.87%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (4.87%) Junior
11 10 (4.42%) IT Infrastructure Manager
11 10 (4.42%) PMO Lead
12 7 (3.10%) IT Support
13 6 (2.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 6 (2.65%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.10%) .NET
1 7 (3.10%) HTML
1 7 (3.10%) Web Services
2 6 (2.65%) CSS
2 6 (2.65%) React Native
2 6 (2.65%) Redux
2 6 (2.65%) RESTful
3 4 (1.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (1.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.77%) WCF
4 3 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.88%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.88%) CSS3
5 2 (0.88%) Handlebars
5 2 (0.88%) HTML5
5 2 (0.88%) Node.js
5 2 (0.88%) React
5 2 (0.88%) Sass
6 1 (0.44%) Ajax
6 1 (0.44%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.60%) NHS
2 31 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.98%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.65%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.65%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.21%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.33%) CCTV
6 3 (1.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.88%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (0.88%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.88%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.88%) PMI
7 2 (0.88%) Renewable Energy
7 2 (0.88%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.08%) Windows
2 8 (3.54%) Linux
3 6 (2.65%) Android
4 5 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.77%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.44%) Unix
7 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (42.92%) Project Management
2 52 (23.01%) PRINCE2
3 51 (22.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (17.26%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (12.39%) Scrum
7 22 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (8.85%) Change Management
8 20 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (8.41%) Programme Management
9 19 (8.41%) Project Planning
9 19 (8.41%) Waterfall
10 17 (7.52%) Business Transformation
10 17 (7.52%) Change Control
10 17 (7.52%) E-Commerce
11 16 (7.08%) IT Strategy
12 15 (6.64%) Business Analysis
13 14 (6.19%) Demand Management
13 14 (6.19%) Resource Management
14 13 (5.75%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.52%) SQL
2 13 (5.75%) JavaScript
3 12 (5.31%) Java
4 9 (3.98%) C#
5 6 (2.65%) Objective-C
6 4 (1.77%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.33%) C++
7 3 (1.33%) VB
8 2 (0.88%) Python
8 2 (0.88%) Smalltalk
8 2 (0.88%) X++
9 1 (0.44%) C
9 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (7.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 13 (5.75%) Degree
3 5 (2.21%) ISEB
3 5 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (1.77%) MCSA
5 3 (1.33%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.88%) CCNA
6 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.88%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.88%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.88%) MCSE
7 1 (0.44%) APMP
7 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.98%) QA
2 5 (2.21%) GDPR
2 5 (2.21%) P3O
3 4 (1.77%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.77%) SLA
4 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.44%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (4.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.21%) XenApp
3 2 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.88%) OpenVAS
3 1 (0.44%) Nagios
3 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.44%) SCOM
3 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 52 (23.01%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.21%) Citrix
2 5 (2.21%) HP
2 5 (2.21%) VMware
3 4 (1.77%) Capita
3 4 (1.77%) Progress
4 3 (1.33%) Oracle
4 3 (1.33%) Planview
4 3 (1.33%) SAP
5 2 (0.88%) AlienVault
5 2 (0.88%) Dell
5 2 (0.88%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.44%) Google
6 1 (0.44%) Informatica
6 1 (0.44%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com