Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 19 19
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 1384 1735 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.96% 9.60% 9.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.09% 10.79% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1064 1377 1505
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £28,630
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 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 13721 16085 16458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.83% 89.04% 88.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11176 12623 13484
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,675
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in the Midlands

Project Management
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Project Management in the Midlands

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Management in the Midlands

Project Management
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 Management within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +1 1001 £47,500 +5.56% 58
East Midlands -7 370 £50,000 +11.11% 35
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 407 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 394 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
3 358 (25.87%) Finance
4 252 (18.21%) Microsoft
5 245 (17.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 225 (16.26%) ITIL
7 174 (12.57%) Degree
8 171 (12.36%) Change Management
9 145 (10.48%) SQL
10 143 (10.33%) Business Analysis
11 131 (9.47%) Waterfall
12 125 (9.03%) Windows
12 125 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
13 118 (8.53%) SAP
14 117 (8.45%) SQL Server
14 117 (8.45%) Retail
15 116 (8.38%) Presales
16 115 (8.31%) Manufacturing
17 113 (8.16%) ERP
18 112 (8.09%) Scrum
19 110 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
20 109 (7.88%) Line Management
21 102 (7.37%) Service Delivery
22 101 (7.30%) Project Planning
23 99 (7.15%) PMO
24 98 (7.08%) Data Centre
24 98 (7.08%) SDLC
25 84 (6.07%) .NET
26 82 (5.92%) C#
27 78 (5.64%) Management Information System

Project Management
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 33 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 31 (2.24%) MS Exchange
3 22 (1.59%) CMS
4 21 (1.52%) Drupal
5 20 (1.45%) SAS
5 20 (1.45%) Skype for Business
6 16 (1.16%) IIS
7 15 (1.08%) Apache
8 11 (0.79%) WordPress
9 8 (0.58%) Confluence
9 8 (0.58%) Documentum
10 7 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.51%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.36%) IBM Domino
12 5 (0.36%) Moodle
12 5 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 61 (4.41%) Microsoft Office
2 58 (4.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 54 (3.90%) Microsoft Project
4 31 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 18 (1.30%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.36%) Simulink
9 4 (0.29%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.29%) Open Workbench
10 3 (0.22%) ArcInfo
11 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.14%) CATIA
11 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.072%) Revit
Business Applications
1 30 (2.17%) SAP ERP
2 24 (1.73%) SAP S/4HANA
3 20 (1.45%) SAP R/3
4 17 (1.23%) SAP VC
5 14 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
6 13 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
8 10 (0.72%) Magento
8 10 (0.72%) SAP FI
8 10 (0.72%) Workfront
9 9 (0.65%) Shopify
10 7 (0.51%) BPCS
10 7 (0.51%) SAP HCM
11 6 (0.43%) SAP CO
11 6 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
11 6 (0.43%) SAP SD
12 5 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (0.36%) SAP SCM
13 4 (0.29%) Infor M3
14 3 (0.22%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 110 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (5.06%) Office 365
3 60 (4.34%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (2.38%) SaaS
5 18 (1.30%) PaaS
6 15 (1.08%) IaaS
7 11 (0.79%) AdWords
8 10 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.65%) Basecamp
10 8 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
10 8 (0.58%) Google Analytics
10 8 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.36%) Asana
13 3 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.14%) Trello
15 1 (0.072%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 58 (4.19%) Firewall
2 49 (3.54%) WAN
3 34 (2.46%) SAN
4 32 (2.31%) LAN
4 32 (2.31%) Network Security
5 31 (2.24%) VPN
6 29 (2.10%) SSL
7 27 (1.95%) MPLS
7 27 (1.95%) TCP/IP
8 25 (1.81%) DNS
9 24 (1.73%) IPsec
10 23 (1.66%) OSPF
11 22 (1.59%) BGP
11 22 (1.59%) VLAN
12 20 (1.45%) NetScaler
12 20 (1.45%) Skype
13 19 (1.37%) DHCP
14 18 (1.30%) Wireless
15 16 (1.16%) Ethernet
15 16 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 53 (3.83%) MySQL
3 31 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (1.73%) QlikView
6 21 (1.52%) Big Data
7 17 (1.23%) Base SAS
7 17 (1.23%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 15 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (0.94%) InterSystems Cache
9 13 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (0.72%) Relational Database
12 9 (0.65%) DB2
12 9 (0.65%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.58%) GIS
14 7 (0.51%) Power BI
15 6 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (0.43%) Oracle9i Database
16 5 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (2.82%) JIRA
2 24 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
3 21 (1.52%) TeamCity
4 20 (1.45%) Git (software)
5 19 (1.37%) NuGet
6 18 (1.30%) Cucumber
7 15 (1.08%) Selenium
8 14 (1.01%) Jenkins
9 11 (0.79%) Visual Studio
10 7 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.43%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.43%) git-flow
12 5 (0.36%) PHPUnit
12 5 (0.36%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
13 4 (0.29%) WebDriver
14 3 (0.22%) Grunt
14 3 (0.22%) LabVIEW
14 3 (0.22%) Rational Rose
14 3 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 358 (25.87%) Finance
2 117 (8.45%) Retail
3 115 (8.31%) Manufacturing
4 50 (3.61%) Marketing
5 46 (3.32%) Banking
6 39 (2.82%) Legal
7 36 (2.60%) Telecoms
8 26 (1.88%) Billing
9 25 (1.81%) Automotive
10 23 (1.66%) Electronics
11 22 (1.59%) Advertising
11 22 (1.59%) Law
12 11 (0.79%) Back Office
12 11 (0.79%) Publishing
13 6 (0.43%) Local Government
13 6 (0.43%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.43%) Music Industry
13 6 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.36%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 457 (33.02%) Project Manager
2 139 (10.04%) Analyst
3 127 (9.18%) IT Manager
4 90 (6.50%) Architect
5 87 (6.29%) IT Project Manager
6 85 (6.14%) Consultant
7 75 (5.42%) Developer
8 71 (5.13%) Senior Manager
9 58 (4.19%) Business Analyst
10 55 (3.97%) Senior Project Manager
11 51 (3.68%) Software Project Manager
12 50 (3.61%) Delivery Manager
13 47 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
14 42 (3.03%) SAP Manager
15 41 (2.96%) Development Manager
16 38 (2.75%) PHP Developer
17 31 (2.24%) Programme Manager
18 30 (2.17%) Service Manager
18 30 (2.17%) Technical Manager
19 29 (2.10%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (6.07%) .NET
2 72 (5.20%) HTML
3 65 (4.70%) CSS
4 35 (2.53%) jQuery
5 27 (1.95%) Web Services
6 23 (1.66%) LAMP
7 22 (1.59%) ASP.NET
8 20 (1.45%) .NET Framework
9 19 (1.37%) XML
10 18 (1.30%) HTML5
11 16 (1.16%) Symfony
12 15 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (1.01%) AngularJS
13 14 (1.01%) EDI
14 13 (0.94%) Laravel
14 13 (0.94%) Sass
15 10 (0.72%) CodeIgniter
15 10 (0.72%) REST
16 9 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (0.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 125 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (7.08%) Data Centre
3 78 (5.64%) Management Information System
4 38 (2.75%) Computer Science
5 34 (2.46%) User Experience
6 24 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (1.45%) Mobile App
8 19 (1.37%) Public Cloud
9 18 (1.30%) Robotics
10 17 (1.23%) Social Media
11 16 (1.16%) PMI
12 14 (1.01%) Driving Licence
12 14 (1.01%) FlexPod
12 14 (1.01%) Virtual Team
13 13 (0.94%) CMDB
14 11 (0.79%) EPoS
15 10 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
16 9 (0.65%) Client/Server
17 7 (0.51%) AS400
17 7 (0.51%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 125 (9.03%) Windows
2 73 (5.27%) Linux
2 73 (5.27%) Windows Server
3 12 (0.87%) Windows 7
4 11 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (0.65%) Android
5 9 (0.65%) Unix
5 9 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.58%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.51%) OS/400
7 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.22%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.072%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 394 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
3 245 (17.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 225 (16.26%) ITIL
5 171 (12.36%) Change Management
6 143 (10.33%) Business Analysis
7 131 (9.47%) Waterfall
8 116 (8.38%) Presales
9 113 (8.16%) ERP
10 112 (8.09%) Scrum
11 109 (7.88%) Line Management
12 102 (7.37%) Service Delivery
13 101 (7.30%) Project Planning
14 98 (7.08%) SDLC
15 78 (5.64%) Change Control
15 78 (5.64%) Programme Management
15 78 (5.64%) Time Management
16 77 (5.56%) IT Strategy
17 74 (5.35%) Service Management
18 72 (5.20%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 145 (10.48%) SQL
2 82 (5.92%) C#
3 76 (5.49%) JavaScript
4 59 (4.26%) PHP
5 55 (3.97%) Java
6 53 (3.83%) PowerShell
7 27 (1.95%) VB.NET
8 25 (1.81%) C
9 16 (1.16%) T-SQL
10 15 (1.08%) Delphi
11 13 (0.94%) MUMPS
12 11 (0.79%) MATLAB
13 10 (0.72%) C++
14 9 (0.65%) Python
15 7 (0.51%) RPG
15 7 (0.51%) VB
16 6 (0.43%) ABAP
16 6 (0.43%) Ruby
17 5 (0.36%) VBA
18 4 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 174 (12.57%) Degree
2 49 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (3.40%) PMP
4 45 (3.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 38 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (2.53%) PMI Certification
7 34 (2.46%) ISEB
8 32 (2.31%) APMP
8 32 (2.31%) MCSE
8 32 (2.31%) Security Cleared
9 30 (2.17%) CCNP
10 27 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
11 22 (1.59%) CCNA
11 22 (1.59%) MCP
12 21 (1.52%) ISTQB
13 18 (1.30%) CISSP
13 18 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 13 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
14 13 (0.94%) Master's Degree
15 12 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (7.15%) PMO
2 73 (5.27%) QA
3 36 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.52%) GDPR
5 15 (1.08%) SLA
6 12 (0.87%) ISO 9001
7 11 (0.79%) COBIT
8 10 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
8 10 (0.72%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.43%) GPG13
9 6 (0.43%) ISO 22301
10 5 (0.36%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.29%) DO-178B
11 4 (0.29%) P3O
12 3 (0.22%) COSO
12 3 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 3 (0.22%) DICOM
12 3 (0.22%) HL7
12 3 (0.22%) ISO 26262
12 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 61 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (4.34%) Active Directory
3 35 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 15 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
5 14 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 9 (0.65%) XenApp
7 5 (0.36%) vSphere
8 4 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.22%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.14%) Firmware
11 1 (0.072%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (1.81%) Ansible
2 21 (1.52%) Puppet
3 14 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (0.65%) SCCM
4 9 (0.65%) SCVMM
5 7 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 6 (0.43%) SCOM
7 5 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.36%) WSUS
8 4 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.22%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.14%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.14%) Nagios
10 2 (0.14%) Nessus
10 2 (0.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 252 (18.21%) Microsoft
2 118 (8.53%) SAP
3 73 (5.27%) VMware
4 51 (3.68%) Cisco
5 48 (3.47%) Oracle
6 37 (2.67%) HP
7 31 (2.24%) Citrix
8 30 (2.17%) CheckPoint
9 24 (1.73%) Fortinet
10 22 (1.59%) F5
11 21 (1.52%) Brocade
11 21 (1.52%) Google
12 20 (1.45%) Tableau
13 19 (1.37%) EMC
14 17 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
15 16 (1.16%) Meraki
15 16 (1.16%) ServiceNow
16 15 (1.08%) Aruba
16 15 (1.08%) SolarWinds
17 14 (1.01%) Sourcefire