Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 249 261
Rank change year-on-year +18 +12 -50
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 147 161 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.05% 1.05% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.16% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 115 121 109
Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -10.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £75,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +1.94% +7.24%

Project Planning 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 12,698 13,915 16,705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 90.82% 90.97% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9,980 11,421 13,179
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,225 £26,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in the Midlands

Project Planning
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Project Planning in the Midlands

Project Planning
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Planning in the Midlands

Project Planning
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 Planning within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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 +20 113 £35,000 -17.65% 10
East Midlands -17 34 £42,500 -17.07% 5
Project Planning
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 83 (56.46%) Project Management
2 59 (40.14%) Finance
3 36 (24.49%) Retail
4 35 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 32 (21.77%) Customer Requirements
6 31 (21.09%) Microsoft
7 29 (19.73%) Microsoft Project
7 29 (19.73%) Manufacturing
7 29 (19.73%) Business Analysis
8 28 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (19.05%) Decision-Making
9 26 (17.69%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (14.97%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (14.97%) Data Centre
11 21 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (14.29%) Change Management
11 21 (14.29%) ITIL
12 20 (13.61%) Degree
13 19 (12.93%) PMO
14 18 (12.24%) Business Process Analysis
14 18 (12.24%) Matrix Organization
14 18 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (11.56%) SQL
15 17 (11.56%) SDLC
15 17 (11.56%) Knowledge Management
15 17 (11.56%) APMP
16 16 (10.88%) Waterfall
17 15 (10.20%) SharePoint
17 15 (10.20%) ERP
18 13 (8.84%) Mentoring

Project Planning
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 15 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.72%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.36%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (19.73%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.72%) SAP APO
1 4 (2.72%) SAP CO
1 4 (2.72%) SAP FI
1 4 (2.72%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (2.72%) SAP PM
1 4 (2.72%) SAP R/3
2 3 (2.04%) Primavera
3 1 (0.68%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.12%) Firewall
2 5 (3.40%) Internet
2 5 (3.40%) WAN
3 4 (2.72%) DMZ
3 4 (2.72%) H.323
3 4 (2.72%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (2.72%) LAN
3 4 (2.72%) Network Security
3 4 (2.72%) SS7
3 4 (2.72%) VPN
4 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.72%) eCATT
1 4 (2.72%) LSMW
2 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.68%) JIRA
2 1 (0.68%) Selenium
2 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 59 (40.14%) Finance
2 36 (24.49%) Retail
3 29 (19.73%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.44%) Billing
5 6 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.40%) Automotive
7 4 (2.72%) Publishing
8 2 (1.36%) Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Law
9 1 (0.68%) Legal
9 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (44.90%) Project Manager
2 21 (14.29%) Analyst
3 20 (13.61%) Consultant
4 18 (12.24%) Senior Manager
4 18 (12.24%) Senior Project Manager
5 15 (10.20%) Field Engineer
5 15 (10.20%) Field Service Engineer
5 15 (10.20%) IT Manager
5 15 (10.20%) IT Project Manager
6 12 (8.16%) Business Analyst
7 11 (7.48%) Digital Project Manager
7 11 (7.48%) Implementation Consultant
8 10 (6.80%) Project Consultant
9 8 (5.44%) Software Consultant
9 8 (5.44%) Software Implementation Consultant
10 6 (4.08%) Project Implementation Manager
10 6 (4.08%) SAP Manager
10 6 (4.08%) Software Implementation Manager
10 6 (4.08%) Software Implementation Project Manager
10 6 (4.08%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.72%) EDI
1 4 (2.72%) IDoc
2 1 (0.68%) .NET
2 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.68%) COM
2 1 (0.68%) CSS
2 1 (0.68%) HTML
2 1 (0.68%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.97%) Data Centre
2 18 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.80%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.72%) LIMS
6 3 (2.04%) Digital Signage
6 3 (2.04%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.36%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.68%) Life Science
8 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.68%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.68%) PMI
8 1 (0.68%) Robotics
8 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.72%) Windows
1 4 (2.72%) Windows Server
1 4 (2.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (56.46%) Project Management
2 35 (23.81%) PRINCE2
3 32 (21.77%) Customer Requirements
4 29 (19.73%) Business Analysis
5 28 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (19.05%) Decision-Making
6 26 (17.69%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (14.97%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (14.29%) Change Management
8 21 (14.29%) ITIL
8 21 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (12.24%) Business Process Analysis
9 18 (12.24%) Matrix Organization
10 17 (11.56%) Knowledge Management
10 17 (11.56%) SDLC
11 16 (10.88%) Waterfall
12 15 (10.20%) ERP
13 13 (8.84%) Mentoring
14 12 (8.16%) Coaching
14 12 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.56%) SQL
2 4 (2.72%) ABAP
3 2 (1.36%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.68%) C#
4 1 (0.68%) C++
4 1 (0.68%) Java
4 1 (0.68%) Perl
4 1 (0.68%) PHP
4 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (13.61%) Degree
2 17 (11.56%) APMP
3 5 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.72%) BC Cleared
4 4 (2.72%) DBS Check
4 4 (2.72%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.93%) PMO
2 8 (5.44%) GDPR
3 6 (4.08%) QA
4 2 (1.36%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.72%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (2.72%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (0.68%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (21.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.80%) SAP
3 5 (3.40%) HP
3 5 (3.40%) VMware
4 4 (2.72%) Cisco
4 4 (2.72%) Intel
4 4 (2.72%) McAfee
4 4 (2.72%) Sophos
5 3 (2.04%) Pegasus
5 3 (2.04%) Sage
6 1 (0.68%) Automation Anywhere
6 1 (0.68%) Cadence
6 1 (0.68%) Citrix
6 1 (0.68%) Veeam