Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 20 20
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 716 1,121 1,266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 7.07% 9.18% 8.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.76% 9.94% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 550 734 973
Midlands median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 9,231 11,277 13,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.17% 92.31% 91.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7,611 8,326 11,194
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +7.32% -0.61%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 20 February 2020.

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 20 February 2020. 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 -6 514 £47,500 +5.56% 117
East Midlands +3 200 £45,000 - 72
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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.

1 213 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (25.70%) Finance
3 171 (23.88%) Microsoft
4 169 (23.60%) PRINCE2
5 130 (18.16%) Project Delivery
6 117 (16.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 106 (14.80%) ITIL
8 96 (13.41%) Degree
9 90 (12.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 89 (12.43%) Azure
11 88 (12.29%) Windows
12 84 (11.73%) Office 365
13 79 (11.03%) Change Management
14 78 (10.89%) SQL
15 73 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
16 71 (9.92%) Telecoms
17 68 (9.50%) Problem-Solving
18 67 (9.36%) Mentoring
19 61 (8.52%) PMO
19 61 (8.52%) Analytics
20 60 (8.38%) Waterfall
20 60 (8.38%) Migration
21 58 (8.10%) Management Information System
21 58 (8.10%) Line Management
22 57 (7.96%) Service Management
23 56 (7.82%) Service Delivery
24 55 (7.68%) SharePoint
25 54 (7.54%) SAP
25 54 (7.54%) User Experience
26 52 (7.26%) Microsoft Office

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 55 (7.68%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.26%) Confluence
2 9 (1.26%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.12%) CMS
3 8 (1.12%) Smallworld
4 5 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (0.42%) Documentum
5 3 (0.42%) Liferay
5 3 (0.42%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.28%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.28%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.28%) IIS
6 2 (0.28%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.28%) WordPress
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.14%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.14%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 52 (7.26%) Microsoft Office
2 51 (7.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 39 (5.45%) Microsoft Project
4 29 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.98%) InVision
6 7 (0.98%) Sketch
6 7 (0.98%) Zeplin
7 5 (0.70%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.42%) Simulink
9 1 (0.14%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.14%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 14 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 14 (1.96%) SAP MM
1 14 (1.96%) SAP Retail
2 10 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.12%) Teamcenter
4 6 (0.84%) Magento
5 5 (0.70%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (0.70%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (0.56%) Primavera
6 4 (0.56%) Workfront
7 3 (0.42%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.42%) SAP Payroll
7 3 (0.42%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.28%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 89 (12.43%) Azure
2 84 (11.73%) Office 365
3 41 (5.73%) AWS
4 29 (4.05%) Power Platform
5 26 (3.63%) SaaS
6 24 (3.35%) Dynamics 365
7 22 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (2.37%) Azure Active Directory
9 13 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 13 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (1.82%) Amazon ECS
9 13 (1.82%) Amazon S3
9 13 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 12 (1.68%) GitHub
11 7 (0.98%) SuccessFactors
12 6 (0.84%) PaaS
13 5 (0.70%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.70%) Smartsheet
14 4 (0.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.59%) Firewall
2 35 (4.89%) VoIP
3 32 (4.47%) Wireless
4 27 (3.77%) Internet
5 25 (3.49%) DNS
5 25 (3.49%) WAN
6 24 (3.35%) LAN
7 22 (3.07%) DHCP
8 18 (2.51%) VLAN
9 16 (2.23%) VPN
10 15 (2.09%) TCP/IP
11 13 (1.82%) Broadband
12 12 (1.68%) ADSL
12 12 (1.68%) Ethernet
12 12 (1.68%) Intranet
12 12 (1.68%) ISDN
12 12 (1.68%) PSTN
13 9 (1.26%) Extranet
14 6 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (0.84%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (4.05%) Power BI
2 28 (3.91%) SQL Server
3 17 (2.37%) Big Data
4 15 (2.09%) Azure SQL Database
5 14 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 13 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 13 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.40%) GIS
8 10 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.84%) Electronic Patient Records
12 5 (0.70%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.70%) MySQL
12 5 (0.70%) QlikView
12 5 (0.70%) SAP HANA
12 5 (0.70%) Spotfire
13 4 (0.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 47 (6.56%) JIRA
2 16 (2.23%) Jenkins
3 13 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.40%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.84%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.70%) ERwin
7 3 (0.42%) Artifactory
7 3 (0.42%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.42%) Maven
7 3 (0.42%) Postman
8 2 (0.28%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.14%) GitLab
9 1 (0.14%) Subversion
9 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 184 (25.70%) Finance
2 71 (9.92%) Telecoms
3 52 (7.26%) Retail
4 25 (3.49%) Marketing
4 25 (3.49%) Public Sector
5 19 (2.65%) Legal
6 17 (2.37%) Games
6 17 (2.37%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.09%) Automotive
8 14 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.40%) Back Office
10 8 (1.12%) Banking
11 5 (0.70%) Advertising
11 5 (0.70%) Billing
11 5 (0.70%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.70%) Law
12 4 (0.56%) Publishing
13 3 (0.42%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 200 (27.93%) Project Manager
2 58 (8.10%) IT Manager
3 57 (7.96%) Analyst
4 37 (5.17%) Consultant
5 36 (5.03%) Senior Manager
6 35 (4.89%) Architect
6 35 (4.89%) IT Project Manager
7 25 (3.49%) IT Support
8 22 (3.07%) Senior Project Manager
9 21 (2.93%) Developer
9 21 (2.93%) IT Engineer
9 21 (2.93%) Junior
10 18 (2.51%) Infrastructure Manager
10 18 (2.51%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (2.37%) Support Engineer
12 16 (2.23%) Delivery Manager
12 16 (2.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 16 (2.23%) IT Support Engineer
12 16 (2.23%) Support Specialist
12 16 (2.23%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (6.01%) .NET
2 40 (5.59%) Web Services
3 27 (3.77%) HTML
4 26 (3.63%) CSS
5 11 (1.54%) RESTful
5 11 (1.54%) SOAP
6 10 (1.40%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.26%) jQuery
8 7 (0.98%) SAML
9 5 (0.70%) AngularJS
9 5 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (0.70%) LDAP
9 5 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (0.56%) Middleware
10 4 (0.56%) REST
10 4 (0.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (0.42%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.42%) Apache Flex
11 3 (0.42%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 73 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (8.10%) Management Information System
3 54 (7.54%) User Experience
4 48 (6.70%) Self-Motivation
5 27 (3.77%) CCTV
6 24 (3.35%) Data Centre
7 19 (2.65%) Driving Licence
8 16 (2.23%) Hybrid Cloud
9 15 (2.09%) FMCG
10 13 (1.82%) PMI
10 13 (1.82%) Private Cloud
10 13 (1.82%) Public Cloud
11 12 (1.68%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.26%) Replication
13 8 (1.12%) Algorithms
13 8 (1.12%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.12%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.12%) NHS
14 6 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 88 (12.29%) Windows
2 46 (6.42%) Windows Server
3 24 (3.35%) Linux
4 22 (3.07%) Windows 10
5 15 (2.09%) Unix
6 10 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.84%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.56%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (23.60%) PRINCE2
3 130 (18.16%) Project Delivery
4 117 (16.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 106 (14.80%) ITIL
6 90 (12.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 79 (11.03%) Change Management
8 68 (9.50%) Problem-Solving
9 67 (9.36%) Mentoring
10 61 (8.52%) Analytics
11 60 (8.38%) Migration
11 60 (8.38%) Waterfall
12 58 (8.10%) Line Management
13 57 (7.96%) Service Management
14 56 (7.82%) Service Delivery
15 48 (6.70%) ERP
16 44 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
16 44 (6.15%) Change Control
17 40 (5.59%) TOGAF
18 39 (5.45%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (10.89%) SQL
2 39 (5.45%) JavaScript
3 28 (3.91%) C#
4 21 (2.93%) Java
5 15 (2.09%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.12%) VB.NET
7 7 (0.98%) VBScript
8 6 (0.84%) C++
8 6 (0.84%) Python
9 5 (0.70%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.70%) PHP
10 4 (0.56%) MATLAB
10 4 (0.56%) Progress 4GL
10 4 (0.56%) VB
10 4 (0.56%) VBA
11 3 (0.42%) C
11 3 (0.42%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.28%) R
12 2 (0.28%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.14%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 96 (13.41%) Degree
2 26 (3.63%) PMI Certification
3 22 (3.07%) APMP
4 21 (2.93%) PMP
5 20 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (2.09%) Security Cleared
7 13 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (1.68%) CISSP
8 12 (1.68%) MCSA
8 12 (1.68%) MCSE
9 9 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
9 9 (1.26%) MAPM
9 9 (1.26%) SC Cleared
10 8 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.12%) CISM
10 8 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (0.98%) PhD
12 6 (0.84%) CCNA
12 6 (0.84%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (8.52%) PMO
2 34 (4.75%) QA
3 33 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (3.91%) SLA
5 26 (3.63%) GDPR
6 24 (3.35%) Data Quality
7 15 (2.09%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.84%) HL7
8 6 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (0.84%) NIST
9 4 (0.56%) COBIT
9 4 (0.56%) ISO 22301
9 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 4 (0.56%) P3O
10 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.14%) ISO 26262
12 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
System Software
1 42 (5.87%) Active Directory
2 35 (4.89%) Hyper-V
2 35 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (2.93%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.70%) BitLocker
5 5 (0.70%) XenApp
5 5 (0.70%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.56%) Docker
6 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.42%) vSphere
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (2.65%) SCCM
2 9 (1.26%) SCOM
2 9 (1.26%) WSUS
3 8 (1.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 7 (0.98%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.70%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.70%) Terraform
6 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (0.56%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.42%) Ansible
7 3 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.28%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.28%) Puppet
8 2 (0.28%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.14%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 171 (23.88%) Microsoft
2 54 (7.54%) SAP
3 41 (5.73%) Cisco
4 39 (5.45%) Oracle
4 39 (5.45%) VMware
5 15 (2.09%) Citrix
6 12 (1.68%) Avaya
6 12 (1.68%) BT
6 12 (1.68%) NEC
6 12 (1.68%) Samsung
7 10 (1.40%) Black Duck
7 10 (1.40%) HP
8 9 (1.26%) Adobe
8 9 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.12%) Barracuda Networks
9 8 (1.12%) Palo Alto
9 8 (1.12%) Tableau
10 7 (0.98%) ServiceNow
11 6 (0.84%) Google
11 6 (0.84%) Meraki