Period
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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 183 183 212
Rank change year-on-year 0 +29 -10
Permanent jobs citing PMO 188 91 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.72% 1.15% 0.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.04% 8.09% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 164 77 58
10th Percentile £31,325 £32,000 £24,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £36,750 £27,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +8.33%
75th Percentile £63,750 £56,000 £66,563
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 2,080 1,125 1,137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 19.02% 14.16% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,319 825 938
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,000 £25,675
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,085
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,150 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the Midlands

PMO
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PMO in the Midlands.

Salary trend for PMO in the Midlands

PMO
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing PMO in the Midlands over the 6 months to 16 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands -3 141 £50,709 +1.42% 13
East Midlands -8 46 £57,500 +48.39% 4
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 16 May 2022, 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.

1 100 (53.19%) Project Management
2 63 (33.51%) Project Delivery
3 58 (30.85%) Agile
4 52 (27.66%) PRINCE2
5 45 (23.94%) Microsoft Office
5 45 (23.94%) Social Skills
6 40 (21.28%) Finance
7 34 (18.09%) Microsoft
8 33 (17.55%) Microsoft Project
9 32 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 31 (16.49%) Programme Management
11 29 (15.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 28 (14.89%) SharePoint
13 26 (13.83%) Change Management
14 25 (13.30%) Coaching
15 23 (12.23%) Microsoft Excel
16 21 (11.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 21 (11.17%) Problem-Solving
17 20 (10.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 19 (10.11%) Presales
19 18 (9.57%) Degree
20 17 (9.04%) JIRA
20 17 (9.04%) Business Analysis
20 17 (9.04%) Demand Management
20 17 (9.04%) Decision-Making
21 16 (8.51%) P3O
21 16 (8.51%) Risk Management
22 15 (7.98%) Management Information System
22 15 (7.98%) SQL
22 15 (7.98%) Presentation Skills

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 28 (14.89%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.26%) MS Project Server
3 7 (3.72%) Confluence
4 4 (2.13%) Appian
4 4 (2.13%) CMS
4 4 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 45 (23.94%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (17.55%) Microsoft Project
3 23 (12.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 20 (10.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.53%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.60%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.60%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.60%) SAP MM
2 3 (1.60%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.60%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (1.06%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.45%) Azure
2 12 (6.38%) Power Platform
3 11 (5.85%) Microsoft 365
4 5 (2.66%) IaaS
5 4 (2.13%) PaaS
6 2 (1.06%) AWS
6 2 (1.06%) GitHub
6 2 (1.06%) SaaS
6 2 (1.06%) Smartsheet
7 1 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.53%) Google Workspace
7 1 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.19%) LAN
1 6 (3.19%) WAN
2 4 (2.13%) DHCP
2 4 (2.13%) DNS
2 4 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.13%) VLAN
3 1 (0.53%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.38%) Power BI
2 8 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.66%) Tableau
4 4 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.13%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (0.53%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 17 (9.04%) JIRA
General
1 45 (23.94%) Social Skills
2 40 (21.28%) Finance
3 15 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.98%) Presentation Skills
4 11 (5.85%) Public Sector
4 11 (5.85%) Retail
5 10 (5.32%) Law
5 10 (5.32%) Organisational Skills
6 8 (4.26%) Influencing Skills
7 7 (3.72%) Games
8 6 (3.19%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.66%) Digital Economy
9 5 (2.66%) Legal
10 4 (2.13%) Aerospace
10 4 (2.13%) Aviation
10 4 (2.13%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.60%) Billing
11 3 (1.60%) Electronics
12 2 (1.06%) Automotive
12 2 (1.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (26.06%) Analyst
2 48 (25.53%) Project Manager
3 33 (17.55%) PMO Analyst
4 18 (9.57%) Senior Manager
5 17 (9.04%) IT Manager
5 17 (9.04%) PMO Manager
6 14 (7.45%) IT Project Manager
7 12 (6.38%) Business Analyst
8 11 (5.85%) Programme Manager
9 10 (5.32%) Consultant
9 10 (5.32%) Coordinator
9 10 (5.32%) Senior PMO
10 8 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (4.26%) Communications Project Manager
10 8 (4.26%) Customer Communications Manager
10 8 (4.26%) Developer
10 8 (4.26%) PMO Coordinator
10 8 (4.26%) Power BI Developer
10 8 (4.26%) Senior PMO Manager
11 7 (3.72%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.98%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (3.72%) PMI
4 6 (3.19%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.13%) Clustering
6 3 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.60%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.06%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.06%) Blog
7 2 (1.06%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.06%) Online Games
7 2 (1.06%) User Experience
8 1 (0.53%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.79%) Windows
2 4 (2.13%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.06%) Linux
3 2 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (53.19%) Project Management
2 63 (33.51%) Project Delivery
3 58 (30.85%) Agile
4 52 (27.66%) PRINCE2
5 32 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 31 (16.49%) Programme Management
7 29 (15.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (13.83%) Change Management
9 25 (13.30%) Coaching
10 21 (11.17%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (10.11%) Presales
12 17 (9.04%) Business Analysis
12 17 (9.04%) Decision-Making
12 17 (9.04%) Demand Management
13 16 (8.51%) Risk Management
14 15 (7.98%) Resource Allocation
15 14 (7.45%) Budgeting and Forecasting
15 14 (7.45%) ERP
15 14 (7.45%) Migration
15 14 (7.45%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.98%) SQL
2 8 (4.26%) T-SQL
3 4 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (11.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 18 (9.57%) Degree
3 11 (5.85%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.66%) PMP
5 4 (2.13%) ISEB
5 4 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.13%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.60%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.53%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.51%) P3O
2 9 (4.79%) GDPR
3 4 (2.13%) QA
4 3 (1.60%) SLA
5 2 (1.06%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.53%) GRC
System Software
1 5 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.13%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 4 (2.13%) Single Sign-On
1 4 (2.13%) WSUS
2 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 34 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.85%) SAP
3 4 (2.13%) IBM
3 4 (2.13%) Oracle
4 3 (1.60%) Sparx
5 2 (1.06%) Civica
5 2 (1.06%) Intel
5 2 (1.06%) Northgate
5 2 (1.06%) Orchard
5 2 (1.06%) Twitter
6 1 (0.53%) Cadence
6 1 (0.53%) Google
6 1 (0.53%) Red Box
6 1 (0.53%) Talend
6 1 (0.53%) Wrike