Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
England > Midlands
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 263 181 248
Rank change year-on-year -82 +67 -27
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 118 264 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.89% 1.71% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.88% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 86 195 140
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +10.47% -9.47%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,425
90th Percentile £89,375 £70,000 £62,625
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,490 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.02% -0.02% +5.00%

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 12,097 14,045 16,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.26% 90.74% 90.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9,283 11,473 12,958
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -32 86 £38,000 -15.56% 17
East Midlands -63 32 £55,000 +6.80% 1
Project Planning
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 50 (42.37%) Finance
2 47 (39.83%) Project Management
3 33 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (23.73%) Manufacturing
5 23 (19.49%) Retail
5 23 (19.49%) ITIL
5 23 (19.49%) PRINCE2
6 22 (18.64%) QA
6 22 (18.64%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (16.10%) Data Centre
8 19 (16.10%) SDLC
9 18 (15.25%) ERP
9 18 (15.25%) C#
10 17 (14.41%) Waterfall
11 16 (13.56%) Matrix Organization
12 15 (12.71%) APMP
12 15 (12.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (12.71%) Knowledge Management
13 14 (11.86%) BPMN
13 14 (11.86%) Data Protection
13 14 (11.86%) SAP
13 14 (11.86%) OO
13 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
14 13 (11.02%) Java
14 13 (11.02%) .NET
14 13 (11.02%) Scrum
14 13 (11.02%) JIRA
14 13 (11.02%) Business Analysis
14 13 (11.02%) GDPR

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 8 (6.78%) Cloud Foundry
1 8 (6.78%) CMS
2 6 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.54%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.69%) Liferay
4 2 (1.69%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) SAP APO
1 4 (3.39%) SAP CO
1 4 (3.39%) SAP FI
1 4 (3.39%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (3.39%) SAP PM
1 4 (3.39%) SAP R/3
2 2 (1.69%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.69%) SAP MII
3 1 (0.85%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.32%) PaaS
2 8 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.78%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (6.78%) IaaS
2 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.32%) Firewall
2 8 (6.78%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.39%) H.323
3 4 (3.39%) Internet
3 4 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (3.39%) Network Security
3 4 (3.39%) SS7
3 4 (3.39%) VPN
3 4 (3.39%) WAN
4 3 (2.54%) DMZ
4 3 (2.54%) LAN
4 3 (2.54%) VLAN
4 3 (2.54%) VoIP
5 2 (1.69%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.85%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.78%) Big Data
3 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (11.02%) JIRA
2 12 (10.17%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.63%) Subversion
3 9 (7.63%) Zephyr
4 7 (5.93%) Selenium
4 7 (5.93%) SoapUI
4 7 (5.93%) WebDriver
5 6 (5.08%) JMeter
5 6 (5.08%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (3.39%) eCATT
6 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.39%) LSMW
6 4 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.39%) WiX
7 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
General
1 50 (42.37%) Finance
2 28 (23.73%) Manufacturing
3 23 (19.49%) Retail
4 10 (8.47%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.78%) Billing
6 5 (4.24%) Automotive
7 4 (3.39%) Publishing
8 1 (0.85%) Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (31.36%) Project Manager
2 21 (17.80%) Analyst
3 17 (14.41%) Senior Manager
3 17 (14.41%) Senior Project Manager
4 12 (10.17%) Architect
5 11 (9.32%) Consultant
6 9 (7.63%) QA Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Cloud Architect
8 7 (5.93%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.93%) Lead Architect
9 6 (5.08%) C# Architect
9 6 (5.08%) Java Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Migration Architect
9 6 (5.08%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (5.08%) SAP Manager
9 6 (5.08%) Senior Java Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior QA Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Systems Architect
10 5 (4.24%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (4.24%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.02%) .NET
2 12 (10.17%) Middleware
3 9 (7.63%) SOAP
4 8 (6.78%) Web Services
5 4 (3.39%) EDI
5 4 (3.39%) IDoc
6 3 (2.54%) XML
7 2 (1.69%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.69%) J2EE
7 2 (1.69%) React
8 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.85%) COM
8 1 (0.85%) CSS
8 1 (0.85%) HTML
8 1 (0.85%) JSON
8 1 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (16.10%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.63%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (6.78%) Taxonomies
5 4 (3.39%) LIMS
5 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.39%) User Experience
6 3 (2.54%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.54%) Handset
6 3 (2.54%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.54%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.69%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) Industry 4.0
8 1 (0.85%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.85%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.17%) Windows
2 3 (2.54%) Windows Server
2 3 (2.54%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (39.83%) Project Management
2 33 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (19.49%) ITIL
3 23 (19.49%) PRINCE2
4 22 (18.64%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (16.10%) SDLC
6 18 (15.25%) ERP
7 17 (14.41%) Waterfall
8 16 (13.56%) Matrix Organization
9 15 (12.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (12.71%) Knowledge Management
10 14 (11.86%) BPMN
10 14 (11.86%) Data Protection
10 14 (11.86%) OO
11 13 (11.02%) Business Analysis
11 13 (11.02%) Mentoring
11 13 (11.02%) Scrum
12 12 (10.17%) Test Automation
13 11 (9.32%) Risk Management
13 11 (9.32%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.25%) C#
2 13 (11.02%) Java
3 12 (10.17%) SQL
4 6 (5.08%) ABAP
5 5 (4.24%) VBA
6 3 (2.54%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.69%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.69%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (12.71%) APMP
2 11 (9.32%) Degree
3 4 (3.39%) BC Cleared
3 4 (3.39%) CCNA
3 4 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.39%) DBS Check
3 4 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.54%) CCNP
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.64%) QA
2 13 (11.02%) GDPR
3 7 (5.93%) PMO
4 1 (0.85%) P3O
4 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (2.54%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (0.85%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
1 14 (11.86%) SAP
2 8 (6.78%) Google
3 7 (5.93%) Cisco
4 4 (3.39%) Avaya
4 4 (3.39%) HP
4 4 (3.39%) Mitel
5 3 (2.54%) Intel
5 3 (2.54%) McAfee
5 3 (2.54%) Pegasus
5 3 (2.54%) Sage
5 3 (2.54%) Sophos
5 3 (2.54%) VMware
6 2 (1.69%) Adobe
6 2 (1.69%) hybris
6 2 (1.69%) Wonderware
7 1 (0.85%) MobileIron