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

Project Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 18 30 31
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 1,084 518 460
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.81% 6.35% 6.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 6.93% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 720 399 363
10th Percentile £35,463 £35,550 £26,800
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,875 £36,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £60,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.64% - -

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 10,299 7,474 6,665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 93.24% 91.63% 91.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6,799 5,775 5,537
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +2.27%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £78,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in the Midlands

Project Management
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Project Management in the Midlands

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

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 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 +7 790 £50,000 - 91
East Midlands +22 268 £52,500 +5.00% 42
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 468 (43.17%) Agile
2 415 (38.28%) Social Skills
3 274 (25.28%) Degree
4 272 (25.09%) Project Delivery
5 247 (22.79%) Automotive
6 215 (19.83%) Finance
7 211 (19.46%) Problem-Solving
8 208 (19.19%) PRINCE2
9 183 (16.88%) Microsoft
10 169 (15.59%) Analytical Skills
11 161 (14.85%) Change Management
12 132 (12.18%) Scrum
13 126 (11.62%) Waterfall
14 112 (10.33%) JIRA
15 111 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
16 109 (10.06%) Decision-Making
17 108 (9.96%) Azure
18 105 (9.69%) Microsoft Office
19 104 (9.59%) Manufacturing
20 99 (9.13%) PMO
21 97 (8.95%) Influencing Skills
22 96 (8.86%) Microsoft Project
22 96 (8.86%) ERP
23 95 (8.76%) DevOps
24 94 (8.67%) Self-Motivation
25 91 (8.39%) Software Engineering
26 86 (7.93%) Programme Management
27 85 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
28 82 (7.56%) Mentoring
29 81 (7.47%) Change Control

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 64 (5.90%) SharePoint
2 30 (2.77%) Confluence
3 29 (2.68%) MS Project Server
4 20 (1.85%) IIS
5 19 (1.75%) OpenEdge
6 16 (1.48%) MS Exchange
7 15 (1.38%) Appian
8 13 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
8 13 (1.20%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
9 11 (1.01%) Apache Airflow
10 10 (0.92%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.46%) CMS
13 2 (0.18%) Drupal
13 2 (0.18%) nginx
13 2 (0.18%) Podio
13 2 (0.18%) SAP EP
13 2 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 105 (9.69%) Microsoft Office
2 96 (8.86%) Microsoft Project
3 72 (6.64%) Microsoft Excel
4 45 (4.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 26 (2.40%) MS Visio
6 18 (1.66%) CATIA
7 10 (0.92%) Simulink
8 9 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.74%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.18%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.092%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 10 (0.92%) ENOVIA
2 8 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
3 6 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.55%) Teamcenter
3 6 (0.55%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (0.46%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.37%) Magento
6 3 (0.28%) Alphatax
6 3 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (0.28%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.28%) Workfront
7 2 (0.18%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.18%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.18%) SAP APO
7 2 (0.18%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.18%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.18%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.18%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 108 (9.96%) Azure
2 65 (6.00%) Microsoft 365
3 48 (4.43%) Power Platform
4 41 (3.78%) AWS
5 24 (2.21%) GCP
6 18 (1.66%) SaaS
7 13 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
8 11 (1.01%) IaaS
8 11 (1.01%) PaaS
9 8 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.65%) Miro
10 7 (0.65%) Smartsheet
11 6 (0.55%) Azure Pipelines
12 5 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.46%) GitHub
13 4 (0.37%) Mimecast
13 4 (0.37%) Slack
14 2 (0.18%) Datadog
14 2 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
14 2 (0.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.40%) WAN
2 24 (2.21%) LAN
3 21 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
4 19 (1.75%) DNS
5 18 (1.66%) DHCP
5 18 (1.66%) Internet
6 15 (1.38%) VPN
7 14 (1.29%) Ethernet
8 13 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 12 (1.11%) Firewall
9 12 (1.11%) VLAN
10 11 (1.01%) Network Security
11 9 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (0.55%) MPLS
12 6 (0.55%) TCP/IP
13 5 (0.46%) BGP
13 5 (0.46%) OSPF
13 5 (0.46%) SD-WAN
14 4 (0.37%) PBX
14 4 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 46 (4.24%) Power BI
3 27 (2.49%) Crystal Reports
4 23 (2.12%) QlikView
5 21 (1.94%) Tableau
6 17 (1.57%) MySQL
7 15 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (1.20%) Oracle Database
8 13 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (1.11%) BigQuery
9 12 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (1.01%) Looker
10 11 (1.01%) NoSQL
11 10 (0.92%) Big Data
11 10 (0.92%) Relational Database
12 8 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (0.55%) Metadata
14 5 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 112 (10.33%) JIRA
2 50 (4.61%) Git (software)
3 46 (4.24%) Rational DOORS
4 38 (3.51%) Rational Rhapsody
5 29 (2.68%) Polyspace
6 12 (1.11%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.37%) ESLint
7 4 (0.37%) Grunt
7 4 (0.37%) gulp
7 4 (0.37%) Moq
7 4 (0.37%) Selenium
7 4 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.28%) Appium
8 3 (0.28%) GitLab
8 3 (0.28%) JMeter
8 3 (0.28%) Ranorex
8 3 (0.28%) Xcode
9 2 (0.18%) git-flow
9 2 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.092%) YouTrack
General
1 415 (38.28%) Social Skills
2 247 (22.79%) Automotive
3 215 (19.83%) Finance
4 169 (15.59%) Analytical Skills
5 104 (9.59%) Manufacturing
6 97 (8.95%) Influencing Skills
7 76 (7.01%) Retail
8 70 (6.46%) Presentation Skills
9 65 (6.00%) Organisational Skills
10 61 (5.63%) Public Sector
11 50 (4.61%) Marketing
12 40 (3.69%) Law
13 36 (3.32%) Electronics
14 30 (2.77%) Aviation
14 30 (2.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 27 (2.49%) Legal
16 23 (2.12%) Aerospace
16 23 (2.12%) Games
17 22 (2.03%) Documentation Skills
18 19 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 333 (30.72%) Project Manager
2 129 (11.90%) IT Manager
3 108 (9.96%) IT Project Manager
4 95 (8.76%) Analyst
5 59 (5.44%) Consultant
5 59 (5.44%) Senior Manager
6 55 (5.07%) Developer
7 51 (4.70%) Senior Project Manager
8 34 (3.14%) Programme Manager
9 29 (2.68%) Business Analyst
10 28 (2.58%) Senior Developer
11 27 (2.49%) Architect
12 25 (2.31%) Delivery Manager
12 25 (2.31%) Lead Software Engineer
13 23 (2.12%) Project Leader
13 23 (2.12%) Software Engineer
14 22 (2.03%) Senior IT Manager
14 22 (2.03%) Senior IT Project Manager
15 21 (1.94%) Administrator
15 21 (1.94%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (4.06%) HTML
2 40 (3.69%) CSS
2 40 (3.69%) Web Services
3 19 (1.75%) .NET
4 18 (1.66%) Spring
4 18 (1.66%) Spring Boot
5 16 (1.48%) .NET Framework
6 13 (1.20%) AngularJS
6 13 (1.20%) ASP.NET
7 10 (0.92%) .NET Core
7 10 (0.92%) HTML5
8 9 (0.83%) REST
9 8 (0.74%) LAMP
10 7 (0.65%) Qt
11 6 (0.55%) ARM Templates
11 6 (0.55%) EDI
11 6 (0.55%) Laravel
11 6 (0.55%) React
11 6 (0.55%) SOAP
11 6 (0.55%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 94 (8.67%) Self-Motivation
2 69 (6.37%) Management Information System
3 54 (4.98%) Driving Licence
4 35 (3.23%) User Experience
5 24 (2.21%) PMI
6 18 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
6 18 (1.66%) Virtual Team
7 17 (1.57%) Cyberthreat
8 15 (1.38%) Algorithms
9 14 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
10 13 (1.20%) Device Driver
10 13 (1.20%) IoT
11 11 (1.01%) Data Centre
12 10 (0.92%) AS400
12 10 (0.92%) Legacy Systems
12 10 (0.92%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.83%) EPoS
13 9 (0.83%) Housing Association
13 9 (0.83%) iPad
14 8 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 59 (5.44%) Windows
2 22 (2.03%) Unix
2 22 (2.03%) Windows Server
3 17 (1.57%) Linux
4 16 (1.48%) Windows Server 2019
5 13 (1.20%) Solaris
5 13 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.55%) OS/400
8 3 (0.28%) VMS
9 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.092%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.092%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (43.17%) Agile
2 272 (25.09%) Project Delivery
3 211 (19.46%) Problem-Solving
4 208 (19.19%) PRINCE2
5 161 (14.85%) Change Management
6 132 (12.18%) Scrum
7 126 (11.62%) Waterfall
8 111 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 109 (10.06%) Decision-Making
10 96 (8.86%) ERP
11 95 (8.76%) DevOps
12 91 (8.39%) Software Engineering
13 86 (7.93%) Programme Management
14 85 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
15 82 (7.56%) Mentoring
16 81 (7.47%) Change Control
17 80 (7.38%) Line Management
17 80 (7.38%) Validation
18 78 (7.20%) ITIL
19 74 (6.83%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 74 (6.83%) SQL
2 62 (5.72%) Python
3 55 (5.07%) C
4 52 (4.80%) Java
4 52 (4.80%) JavaScript
5 25 (2.31%) Bash
6 19 (1.75%) C#
7 15 (1.38%) C++
7 15 (1.38%) MATLAB
8 14 (1.29%) PowerShell
9 12 (1.11%) T-SQL
10 10 (0.92%) Embedded C
11 9 (0.83%) Perl
11 9 (0.83%) PHP
11 9 (0.83%) VBA
12 5 (0.46%) ABAP
13 4 (0.37%) R
13 4 (0.37%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.092%) Ruby
14 1 (0.092%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 274 (25.28%) Degree
2 56 (5.17%) PMI Certification
3 45 (4.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 44 (4.06%) Security Cleared
5 34 (3.14%) PMP
6 29 (2.68%) SC Cleared
7 20 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 17 (1.57%) CISA
8 17 (1.57%) CISM
8 17 (1.57%) CISSP
9 14 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
10 12 (1.11%) ISEB
10 12 (1.11%) MCSE
11 9 (0.83%) CCNA
11 9 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
12 8 (0.74%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.74%) MCP
13 7 (0.65%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (9.13%) PMO
2 50 (4.61%) QA
3 31 (2.86%) SLA
4 29 (2.68%) MISRA
5 28 (2.58%) AUTOSAR
6 27 (2.49%) Data Quality
7 25 (2.31%) GDPR
8 14 (1.29%) P3O
9 13 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 13 (1.20%) TickIT
10 7 (0.65%) ISO 26262
11 6 (0.55%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.37%) Accessibility
12 4 (0.37%) HIPAA
12 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 1 (0.092%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.092%) GRC
13 1 (0.092%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 39 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (1.20%) Docker
6 9 (0.83%) Firmware
7 6 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.18%) vSphere
10 1 (0.092%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (1.66%) Terraform
2 16 (1.48%) Ansible
3 13 (1.20%) Kubernetes
4 11 (1.01%) WSUS
5 6 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (0.55%) SCCM
6 5 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.37%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 4 (0.37%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (0.28%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (0.28%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.092%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.092%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 183 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 50 (4.61%) VMware
3 47 (4.34%) IBM
4 42 (3.87%) SAP
5 27 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
6 26 (2.40%) Google
7 22 (2.03%) Oracle
8 18 (1.66%) Cisco
9 15 (1.38%) Automation Anywhere
9 15 (1.38%) Blue Prism
9 15 (1.38%) ServiceNow
10 14 (1.29%) Citrix
10 14 (1.29%) Meraki
11 13 (1.20%) EMC
11 13 (1.20%) QNX
11 13 (1.20%) Sage
12 12 (1.11%) Cadence
12 12 (1.11%) Northgate
13 8 (0.74%) LexisNexis
14 7 (0.65%) Aruba