Period
to 25 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 25 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 20 36 54
Rank change year-on-year +16 +18 -35
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 44 24 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Staffordshire 8.06% 4.86% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.85% 5.32% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 16
10th Percentile £32,500 " £23,347
25th Percentile £35,798 £31,250 £24,587
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year - +23.08% -26.14%
75th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £42,563
90th Percentile £59,000 £52,500 £53,125
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 497 451 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 91.03% 91.30% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 359 403 558
10th Percentile £21,950 £23,500 £22,500
25th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
75th Percentile £50,000 £51,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Staffordshire

Project Management
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Management in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for Project Management in Staffordshire

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Management in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 25 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Staffordshire

Project Management
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 25 June 2021. 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
Tamworth -2 14 £42,198 +29.84% 2
Stoke-on-Trent +15 10 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Stafford 0 5 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Lichfield -3 5 £35,000 -17.65% 2
Burton-upon-Trent +1 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Rugeley - 1 £37,500 -
Project Management
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 2021, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) Social Skills
3 13 (29.55%) SQL
3 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
4 12 (27.27%) Retail
5 10 (22.73%) Change Management
6 9 (20.45%) Marketing
7 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 8 (18.18%) ERP
7 8 (18.18%) HTML
7 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 8 (18.18%) CSS
7 8 (18.18%) CRM
8 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
8 7 (15.91%) Windows
8 7 (15.91%) Finance
8 7 (15.91%) Microsoft 365
8 7 (15.91%) Mobile App
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (13.64%) Manufacturing
9 6 (13.64%) AS400
9 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.64%) EDI
9 6 (13.64%) ITIL
9 6 (13.64%) VBA
9 6 (13.64%) MS Access
9 6 (13.64%) IBM
9 6 (13.64%) Dynamics NAV

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (6.82%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (6.82%) SaaS
3 2 (4.55%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) MS Access
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Appium
2 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 14 (31.82%) Social Skills
2 12 (27.27%) Retail
3 9 (20.45%) Marketing
4 7 (15.91%) Finance
5 6 (13.64%) Manufacturing
6 5 (11.36%) Law
6 5 (11.36%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (11.36%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (4.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Project Manager
2 9 (20.45%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) EDI Developer
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Developer
4 6 (13.64%) VBA Developer
5 5 (11.36%) IT Manager
6 4 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (6.82%) Product Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Product Business Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Product Owner
7 3 (6.82%) Software Development Team Leader
7 3 (6.82%) Software Team Leader
7 3 (6.82%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Python Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) CSS
1 8 (18.18%) HTML
2 6 (13.64%) EDI
3 3 (6.82%) Middleware
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Flex
4 2 (4.55%) iOS SDK
4 2 (4.55%) React
4 2 (4.55%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.64%) AS400
3 3 (6.82%) EPoS
4 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) Change Management
3 8 (18.18%) CRM
3 8 (18.18%) ERP
3 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.64%) ITIL
5 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
6 5 (11.36%) Demand Management
6 5 (11.36%) Line Management
6 5 (11.36%) Project Delivery
6 5 (11.36%) Software Delivery
6 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (6.82%) Business Case
8 3 (6.82%) Commercial Awareness
8 3 (6.82%) Decision-Making
8 3 (6.82%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) VBA
3 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.09%) TypeScript
4 3 (6.82%) C
5 2 (4.55%) Apple Swift
5 2 (4.55%) C#
5 2 (4.55%) C++
5 2 (4.55%) Go
5 2 (4.55%) Haskell
5 2 (4.55%) Java
5 2 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.55%) Python
5 2 (4.55%) Scala
5 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) IBM
3 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) Progress