Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Project Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Delivery over the 6 months to 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Delivery
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 54 70 66
Rank change year-on-year +16 -4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Project Delivery 494 153 481
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.86% 3.94% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.24% 4.20% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 347 114 364
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £33,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £39,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £49,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -4.04% -1.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,043
90th Percentile £75,500 £70,875 £68,375
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -

Project Delivery 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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,431 3,644 10,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 92.72% 93.80% 92.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6,824 2,956 8,699
10th Percentile £29,500 £29,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.88% +8.57% +3.70%

Project Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Delivery in the Midlands

Project Delivery
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Project Delivery in the Midlands

Project Delivery
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Delivery in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Project Delivery in the Midlands

Project Delivery
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 Project Delivery within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 September 2021. 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 +27 367 £52,500 +7.14% 60
East Midlands -20 118 £52,500 +20.69% 23
Project Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, IT jobs citing Project Delivery 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 Project Delivery.

1 208 (42.11%) Project Management
2 161 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (31.78%) Finance
4 153 (30.97%) Microsoft
5 150 (30.36%) Social Skills
6 119 (24.09%) Azure
7 105 (21.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 81 (16.40%) PRINCE2
9 79 (15.99%) ERP
10 60 (12.15%) DevOps
10 60 (12.15%) PMO
11 58 (11.74%) Presales
11 58 (11.74%) Windows
12 57 (11.54%) SharePoint
12 57 (11.54%) Oracle
12 57 (11.54%) AWS
13 55 (11.13%) ITIL
13 55 (11.13%) Problem-Solving
14 54 (10.93%) Change Management
15 51 (10.32%) Microsoft 365
16 47 (9.51%) Microsoft Project
16 47 (9.51%) Continuous Improvement
17 46 (9.31%) Active Directory
18 45 (9.11%) Firewall
18 45 (9.11%) Business Analysis
19 44 (8.91%) Service Delivery
20 43 (8.70%) Waterfall
20 43 (8.70%) Coaching
21 39 (7.89%) SQL
21 39 (7.89%) Public Sector

Project Delivery
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 57 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 24 (4.86%) IIS
3 23 (4.66%) MS Exchange
4 12 (2.43%) Confluence
5 11 (2.23%) CMS
6 6 (1.21%) OpenEdge
7 4 (0.81%) Drupal
8 2 (0.40%) SAS
8 2 (0.40%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.40%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.20%) MTS
9 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 47 (9.51%) Microsoft Project
2 25 (5.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (4.66%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.21%) Adobe Premiere
5 6 (1.21%) InDesign
5 6 (1.21%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Smart View
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (6.68%) Oracle ERP
2 22 (4.45%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (2.02%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (1.21%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.61%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 3 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.61%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.40%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.20%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 119 (24.09%) Azure
2 57 (11.54%) AWS
3 51 (10.32%) Microsoft 365
4 34 (6.88%) SaaS
5 25 (5.06%) OneDrive
6 23 (4.66%) Dynamics 365
7 14 (2.83%) PaaS
8 11 (2.23%) Power Platform
9 9 (1.82%) IaaS
10 8 (1.62%) Force.com
11 7 (1.42%) Yammer
12 6 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (1.01%) ClickUp
13 5 (1.01%) Cloudflare
13 5 (1.01%) OpenDNS
14 4 (0.81%) GCP
14 4 (0.81%) PowerApps
15 3 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
15 3 (0.61%) Smartsheet
16 2 (0.40%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 45 (9.11%) Firewall
2 24 (4.86%) DNS
3 21 (4.25%) WAN
4 19 (3.85%) DHCP
5 15 (3.04%) LAN
5 15 (3.04%) TCP/IP
6 14 (2.83%) VLAN
7 10 (2.02%) VPN
8 8 (1.62%) VoIP
8 8 (1.62%) Wireless
9 7 (1.42%) Network Security
10 6 (1.21%) Intranet
11 5 (1.01%) BGP
11 5 (1.01%) OSPF
11 5 (1.01%) SAN
11 5 (1.01%) VSAN
12 4 (0.81%) Internet
13 3 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (0.61%) SD-WAN
13 3 (0.61%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.02%) MySQL
3 6 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (1.21%) Data Lake
3 6 (1.21%) QlikView
4 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.81%) Power BI
6 3 (0.61%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.20%) GIS
8 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.20%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.20%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 19 (3.85%) JIRA
2 11 (2.23%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.01%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.81%) Bitbucket
4 4 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.61%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.40%) Burp Suite
6 2 (0.40%) gulp
6 2 (0.40%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 157 (31.78%) Finance
2 150 (30.36%) Social Skills
3 39 (7.89%) Public Sector
4 33 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (6.48%) Retail
6 29 (5.87%) Manufacturing
7 27 (5.47%) Organisational Skills
8 17 (3.44%) Local Government
9 13 (2.63%) Automotive
9 13 (2.63%) Presentation Skills
10 12 (2.43%) Documentation Skills
11 11 (2.23%) Telecoms
12 10 (2.02%) Influencing Skills
12 10 (2.02%) Law
13 9 (1.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 8 (1.62%) Legal
15 7 (1.42%) Marketing
16 6 (1.21%) Multimedia
16 6 (1.21%) Publishing
17 5 (1.01%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 149 (30.16%) Project Manager
2 62 (12.55%) Analyst
3 48 (9.72%) IT Manager
4 46 (9.31%) Developer
5 40 (8.10%) Business Analyst
6 37 (7.49%) Consultant
7 31 (6.28%) IT Project Manager
8 30 (6.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 28 (5.67%) ERP Manager
9 28 (5.67%) ERP Project Manager
10 26 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
11 25 (5.06%) Support Engineer
12 20 (4.05%) Project Support Engineer
13 19 (3.85%) ERP Analyst
13 19 (3.85%) ERP Business Analyst
13 19 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support
13 19 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 18 (3.64%) PMO Manager
15 17 (3.44%) Oracle Project Manager
15 17 (3.44%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.26%) .NET
2 20 (4.05%) Web Services
3 18 (3.64%) Middleware
4 16 (3.24%) REST
5 15 (3.04%) AngularJS
5 15 (3.04%) HTML
6 12 (2.43%) ASP.NET
7 10 (2.02%) CSS
7 10 (2.02%) XML
8 8 (1.62%) Classic ASP
9 6 (1.21%) HTML5
10 4 (0.81%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (0.81%) SOAP
10 4 (0.81%) WCF
11 3 (0.61%) .NET Core
11 3 (0.61%) Hibernate
11 3 (0.61%) jQuery
11 3 (0.61%) React
11 3 (0.61%) Spring
11 3 (0.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (3.24%) Housing Association
4 15 (3.04%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.63%) Public Cloud
6 12 (2.43%) Hybrid Cloud
7 11 (2.23%) Clustering
8 10 (2.02%) User Experience
9 9 (1.82%) Legacy Systems
10 7 (1.42%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (1.21%) Social Media
11 6 (1.21%) Video Editing
12 5 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.81%) Analytical Mindset
14 3 (0.61%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.61%) FMCG
14 3 (0.61%) NHS
14 3 (0.61%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (11.74%) Windows
2 33 (6.68%) Windows Server
3 17 (3.44%) Linux
4 8 (1.62%) Unix
5 7 (1.42%) Windows 10
5 7 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.61%) Android
7 3 (0.61%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (0.40%) Kali Linux
8 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (42.11%) Project Management
2 161 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (21.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 81 (16.40%) PRINCE2
5 79 (15.99%) ERP
6 60 (12.15%) DevOps
7 58 (11.74%) Presales
8 55 (11.13%) ITIL
8 55 (11.13%) Problem-Solving
9 54 (10.93%) Change Management
10 47 (9.51%) Continuous Improvement
11 45 (9.11%) Business Analysis
12 44 (8.91%) Service Delivery
13 43 (8.70%) Coaching
13 43 (8.70%) Waterfall
14 36 (7.29%) Scrum
15 34 (6.88%) Decision-Making
16 33 (6.68%) Migration
17 32 (6.48%) Project Planning
18 31 (6.28%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 39 (7.89%) SQL
2 22 (4.45%) PowerShell
3 19 (3.85%) C#
4 18 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 14 (2.83%) Go
5 14 (2.83%) PHP
6 10 (2.02%) C
6 10 (2.02%) Java
7 8 (1.62%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.01%) Python
9 4 (0.81%) C++
10 3 (0.61%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.61%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.40%) Lua
11 2 (0.40%) Ruby
12 1 (0.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.20%) VB
12 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (4.86%) Degree
2 22 (4.45%) Oracle Certification
3 20 (4.05%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.43%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.82%) CCNA
7 7 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (1.42%) MCSE
8 5 (1.01%) CCNP
9 4 (0.81%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.81%) PMP
9 4 (0.81%) VCAP
9 4 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.61%) JNCIS
10 3 (0.61%) MCP
10 3 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.40%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (12.15%) PMO
2 31 (6.28%) QA
3 17 (3.44%) SLA
4 6 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (0.61%) GRC
6 3 (0.61%) ISO 22301
6 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.40%) COBIT
7 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.40%) GDPR
7 2 (0.40%) ISO 26262
7 2 (0.40%) MISRA
8 1 (0.20%) ITGC
8 1 (0.20%) P3O
System Software
1 46 (9.31%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.02%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.01%) vSphere
6 4 (0.81%) VMware NSX
7 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.40%) Docker
9 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.20%) XenApp
9 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.02%) WSUS
2 9 (1.82%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 9 (1.82%) Single Sign-On
3 8 (1.62%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (1.21%) SCCM
5 3 (0.61%) Ansible
5 3 (0.61%) Terraform
6 2 (0.40%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.40%) Nessus
6 2 (0.40%) Nmap
7 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.20%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.20%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.20%) SCOM
7 1 (0.20%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 153 (30.97%) Microsoft
2 57 (11.54%) Oracle
3 33 (6.68%) VMware
4 15 (3.04%) JD Edwards
4 15 (3.04%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (3.04%) SAP
5 8 (1.62%) Citrix
6 7 (1.42%) Cisco
7 6 (1.21%) Adobe
7 6 (1.21%) Dell
7 6 (1.21%) HP
8 5 (1.01%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.01%) Palo Alto
8 5 (1.01%) Splunk
9 3 (0.61%) Apple
9 3 (0.61%) Google
9 3 (0.61%) HubSpot
9 3 (0.61%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.40%) Avaya
10 2 (0.40%) Sage