Period
to 24 June 2019

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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 22 22
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 939 1,176 1,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 7.91% 7.97% 8.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.63% 8.70% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 550 906 1,007
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,625 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +0.96%

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 10,885 13,517 14,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.65% 91.57% 91.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8,309 10,730 11,471
Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 June 2019.

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 June 2019. 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 -3 673 £47,500 +5.56% 42
East Midlands +7 261 £47,500 -5.00% 25
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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.

1 292 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (28.86%) Microsoft
3 251 (26.73%) Finance
4 248 (26.41%) PRINCE2
5 196 (20.87%) ITIL
6 189 (20.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 173 (18.42%) SQL
8 159 (16.93%) Microsoft Azure
9 141 (15.02%) Degree
10 139 (14.80%) Problem-Solving
11 125 (13.31%) Active Directory
12 115 (12.25%) Line Management
13 111 (11.82%) Amazon AWS
13 111 (11.82%) Windows
14 106 (11.29%) Service Management
15 105 (11.18%) SQL Server
16 104 (11.08%) Presales
17 102 (10.86%) VMware
18 100 (10.65%) Office 365
19 91 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
20 88 (9.37%) Data Protection
20 88 (9.37%) Self-Motivation
21 86 (9.16%) Microsoft Office
22 82 (8.73%) C#
23 81 (8.63%) GDPR
24 80 (8.52%) PMO
25 77 (8.20%) Retail
26 76 (8.09%) .NET
27 75 (7.99%) Service Delivery
27 75 (7.99%) Data Centre

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 43 (4.58%) SharePoint
2 30 (3.19%) Skype for Business
3 22 (2.34%) MS Exchange
4 9 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (0.85%) CMS
6 7 (0.75%) Confluence
7 6 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.43%) Liferay
8 4 (0.43%) NetWeaver
9 3 (0.32%) Apache
9 3 (0.32%) IIS
10 2 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.21%) JBoss
10 2 (0.21%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 86 (9.16%) Microsoft Office
2 45 (4.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 42 (4.47%) Microsoft Project
4 31 (3.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (1.70%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.53%) CATIA
7 4 (0.43%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.21%) Simulink
8 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 13 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.28%) SAP ERP
2 12 (1.28%) SAP S/4HANA
3 8 (0.85%) Workfront
4 7 (0.75%) SAP MM
5 6 (0.64%) ENOVIA
5 6 (0.64%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.43%) Raiser's Edge
6 4 (0.43%) SAP Retail
7 3 (0.32%) iTrent
7 3 (0.32%) Primavera
7 3 (0.32%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.21%) Lawson
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.21%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.21%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 159 (16.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 111 (11.82%) Amazon AWS
3 100 (10.65%) Office 365
4 43 (4.58%) IaaS
5 41 (4.37%) PaaS
6 32 (3.41%) SaaS
7 26 (2.77%) Azure Active Directory
8 23 (2.45%) Power Platform
8 23 (2.45%) Serverless
9 20 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
10 18 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
11 17 (1.81%) Amazon SQS
12 16 (1.70%) Amazon S3
13 15 (1.60%) Amazon ECS
13 15 (1.60%) AWS Lambda
13 15 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
14 14 (1.49%) AWS IoT
15 13 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 12 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 67 (7.14%) Firewall
2 54 (5.75%) WAN
3 46 (4.90%) DNS
4 43 (4.58%) DHCP
5 40 (4.26%) Internet
6 37 (3.94%) Wireless
7 30 (3.19%) Skype
8 29 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (2.45%) LAN
10 21 (2.24%) OSPF
10 21 (2.24%) SAN
11 20 (2.13%) Unified Communications
12 16 (1.70%) EIGRP
13 15 (1.60%) FTP
13 15 (1.60%) HTTP
14 14 (1.49%) IPsec
14 14 (1.49%) PBX
14 14 (1.49%) SMTP
14 14 (1.49%) SSH
15 12 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
2 27 (2.88%) Relational Database
3 23 (2.45%) Power BI
4 20 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
4 20 (2.13%) Big Data
5 18 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (1.81%) Amazon Redshift
7 15 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (1.49%) MySQL
8 14 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
10 12 (1.28%) Amazon Aurora
10 12 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (1.06%) SQL Server 2017
12 9 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.85%) SAP BW
14 7 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (0.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 51 (5.43%) JIRA
2 26 (2.77%) Git (software)
3 25 (2.66%) Jenkins
3 25 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (2.45%) Visual Studio
5 21 (2.24%) Selenium
6 12 (1.28%) TeamCity
7 8 (0.85%) Subversion
8 7 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (0.75%) Visual Studio Code
9 5 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.43%) Redmine
11 3 (0.32%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.21%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.21%) GitLab
12 2 (0.21%) Zephyr
13 1 (0.11%) Appium
13 1 (0.11%) Robot Framework
13 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 251 (26.73%) Finance
2 77 (8.20%) Retail
3 58 (6.18%) Telecoms
4 49 (5.22%) Manufacturing
5 30 (3.19%) Automotive
6 27 (2.88%) Marketing
7 20 (2.13%) Banking
8 14 (1.49%) Legal
9 12 (1.28%) Publishing
10 7 (0.75%) Front Office
11 6 (0.64%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.53%) Law
13 4 (0.43%) Games
13 4 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.21%) Advertising
14 2 (0.21%) Local Government
15 1 (0.11%) Back Office
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
15 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 188 (20.02%) Project Manager
2 119 (12.67%) Analyst
3 98 (10.44%) Architect
4 80 (8.52%) Developer
5 60 (6.39%) Business Analyst
6 55 (5.86%) Solutions Architect
7 51 (5.43%) IT Manager
8 48 (5.11%) Consultant
9 41 (4.37%) Senior Manager
10 31 (3.30%) Programme Manager
11 30 (3.19%) Network Engineer
11 30 (3.19%) Senior Project Manager
12 29 (3.09%) Delivery Manager
13 28 (2.98%) Cloud Architect
14 26 (2.77%) .NET Developer
14 26 (2.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 23 (2.45%) Cloud Solutions Architect
15 23 (2.45%) Senior Network Engineer
16 21 (2.24%) IT Project Manager
17 19 (2.02%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (8.09%) .NET
2 53 (5.64%) ASP.NET
3 50 (5.32%) HTML
4 43 (4.58%) CSS
5 32 (3.41%) Web Services
6 28 (2.98%) .NET Framework
7 25 (2.66%) AngularJS
7 25 (2.66%) REST
7 25 (2.66%) XML
8 22 (2.34%) JSON
9 19 (2.02%) Ajax
10 18 (1.92%) jQuery
11 17 (1.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (1.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (1.70%) Spring
13 14 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (1.38%) HTML5
15 12 (1.28%) .NET Core
15 12 (1.28%) WinForms
15 12 (1.28%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 91 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (9.37%) Self-Motivation
3 75 (7.99%) Data Centre
4 53 (5.64%) Management Information System
5 42 (4.47%) Driving Licence
6 34 (3.62%) Public Cloud
7 27 (2.88%) Internet of Things
7 27 (2.88%) Virtual Team
8 21 (2.24%) User Experience
9 20 (2.13%) Clustering
10 19 (2.02%) EPoS
11 18 (1.92%) PMI
12 17 (1.81%) CMDB
13 16 (1.70%) Hybrid Cloud
14 15 (1.60%) Mobile App
15 14 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
16 13 (1.38%) Algorithms
17 12 (1.28%) Private Cloud
17 12 (1.28%) Smart Home
18 10 (1.06%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 111 (11.82%) Windows
2 62 (6.60%) Windows Server
3 37 (3.94%) Linux
4 17 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.53%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.43%) Unix
8 3 (0.32%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.32%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.11%) AIX
10 1 (0.11%) Android
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (26.41%) PRINCE2
3 196 (20.87%) ITIL
4 189 (20.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 139 (14.80%) Problem-Solving
6 115 (12.25%) Line Management
7 106 (11.29%) Service Management
8 104 (11.08%) Presales
9 88 (9.37%) Data Protection
10 75 (7.99%) Service Delivery
11 74 (7.88%) Change Management
12 71 (7.56%) ERP
13 69 (7.35%) Migration
13 69 (7.35%) Scrum
14 67 (7.14%) Risk Management
15 66 (7.03%) Continuous Improvement
16 58 (6.18%) CRM
17 56 (5.96%) Cybersecurity
18 52 (5.54%) Analytics
18 52 (5.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 173 (18.42%) SQL
2 82 (8.73%) C#
3 59 (6.28%) JavaScript
4 53 (5.64%) PowerShell
5 52 (5.54%) Java
6 40 (4.26%) C
7 35 (3.73%) Python
8 30 (3.19%) T-SQL
9 13 (1.38%) Bash Shell
9 13 (1.38%) PHP
10 11 (1.17%) VB.NET
11 10 (1.06%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.06%) Shell Script
12 9 (0.96%) Scala
13 8 (0.85%) ABAP
14 7 (0.75%) VBA
15 6 (0.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 6 (0.64%) MATLAB
15 6 (0.64%) VBScript
16 5 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 141 (15.02%) Degree
2 49 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (5.22%) Security Cleared
3 47 (5.01%) PMI Certification
4 44 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (4.37%) PMP
6 36 (3.83%) CCNP
7 34 (3.62%) MCSE
8 26 (2.77%) SC Cleared
9 24 (2.56%) CCNA
9 24 (2.56%) MCSA
10 21 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 20 (2.13%) CISSP
12 17 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 15 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
13 15 (1.60%) ISEB
14 14 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 13 (1.38%) MCP
16 11 (1.17%) APMP
17 10 (1.06%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (8.63%) GDPR
2 80 (8.52%) PMO
3 71 (7.56%) QA
4 47 (5.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (2.02%) COBIT
6 18 (1.92%) SLA
7 11 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 9 (0.96%) GPG13
9 8 (0.85%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.64%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.53%) HL7
12 4 (0.43%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 3 (0.32%) PMBOK
14 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 19770
14 2 (0.21%) NIST
15 1 (0.11%) ISO 22301
15 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 1 (0.11%) ITGC
15 1 (0.11%) NCSC
System Software
1 125 (13.31%) Active Directory
2 70 (7.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (4.58%) Hyper-V
4 32 (3.41%) Docker
5 27 (2.88%) XenApp
6 23 (2.45%) Virtual Machines
6 23 (2.45%) XenDesktop
7 14 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (1.28%) Firmware
8 12 (1.28%) vSphere
9 6 (0.64%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 5 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (2.13%) Failover Clustering
2 18 (1.92%) Kubernetes
3 16 (1.70%) SCCM
4 13 (1.38%) FortiGate
5 12 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
5 12 (1.28%) NetBackup
5 12 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (1.28%) Puppet
5 12 (1.28%) Terraform
6 11 (1.17%) SCVMM
7 9 (0.96%) Backup Exec
8 8 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
9 7 (0.75%) MIIS
10 6 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (0.64%) XenMobile
11 4 (0.43%) Control-M
11 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 4 (0.43%) WSUS
12 3 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 271 (28.86%) Microsoft
2 102 (10.86%) VMware
3 64 (6.82%) Citrix
4 63 (6.71%) Cisco
5 58 (6.18%) SAP
6 41 (4.37%) Oracle
7 40 (4.26%) CheckPoint
8 26 (2.77%) F5
9 24 (2.56%) ServiceNow
10 16 (1.70%) Juniper
10 16 (1.70%) Palo Alto
11 14 (1.49%) BMC
11 14 (1.49%) Fortinet
11 14 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (1.38%) HP
12 13 (1.38%) Remedy
12 13 (1.38%) Veeam
13 12 (1.28%) Google
13 12 (1.28%) NetApp
14 10 (1.06%) EMC