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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England / Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 5 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.86% 19.09% 24.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.23% 23.08% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 5
Median salary £90,000 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 26 91 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 92.86% 82.73% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 78 67
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +20.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands citing Project Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Management in the Midlands

Project Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 4 (22.22%) EDI
2 4 (22.22%) Logistics
2 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (16.67%) Presales
3 3 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (16.67%) IISP
3 3 (16.67%) IaaS
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (16.67%) SaaS
3 3 (16.67%) WAAS
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) CISM
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) IIS
3 3 (16.67%) CISSP
3 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 2 (11.11%) Retail

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 3 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Magento
2 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) IaaS
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) WAAS
2 1 (5.56%) H.323
2 1 (5.56%) Skype
2 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) EDI Project Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Logistics Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Logistics Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Managing Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Healthcare Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Process Mapping Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) EDI
2 1 (5.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) Logistics
1 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security
2 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
2 3 (16.67%) Presales
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum
2 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) Multichannel Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) CAD
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) CISM
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) IISP
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.56%) CCIE
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) ATG
1 2 (11.11%) Demandware
1 2 (11.11%) hybris
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos
2 1 (5.56%) VMware