Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Knowledge Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Knowledge Management over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Knowledge Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 281 309 304
Rank change year-on-year +28 -5 -21
Permanent jobs citing Knowledge Management 48 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 14
West Midlands median annual salary £26,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -29.41% -39.29%
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £51,300
% change year-on-year +4.44% -12.28% -14.50%

Knowledge 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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8975 10081 9567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.89% 89.13% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7261 7878 7887
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Knowledge Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Knowledge Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Knowledge Management in the West Midlands

Knowledge Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Knowledge Management in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Knowledge Management in the West Midlands

Knowledge Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Knowledge Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Knowledge Management in the West Midlands

Knowledge Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Knowledge Management within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +21 18 £57,500 +121.15%
Wolverhampton +19 17 £26,000 -
Warwickshire -4 9 £26,000 -13.33%
Coventry +10 2 £32,750 -
Staffordshire +7 1 £50,000 +92.31%
Shropshire -3 1 - -
Knowledge Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Knowledge 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Knowledge Management.

1 43 (89.58%) ITIL
2 17 (35.42%) Remedy
2 17 (35.42%) SAP
2 17 (35.42%) ABAP
2 17 (35.42%) Retail
2 17 (35.42%) SAP EWM
2 17 (35.42%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 16 (33.33%) APMP
3 16 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 16 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 16 (33.33%) Project Management
3 16 (33.33%) Finance
3 16 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 14 (29.17%) Matrix Organization
5 7 (14.58%) Mainframe
5 7 (14.58%) Scrum
5 7 (14.58%) .NET
5 7 (14.58%) MySQL
5 7 (14.58%) Oracle
5 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
5 7 (14.58%) C#
5 7 (14.58%) Java
5 7 (14.58%) Middleware
5 7 (14.58%) TDD
5 7 (14.58%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (14.58%) Kanban
5 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
5 7 (14.58%) Node.js
5 7 (14.58%) AngularJS

Knowledge Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.17%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (35.42%) SAP EWM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
1 7 (14.58%) MySQL
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (35.42%) Retail
2 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 16 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Graduate
2 19 (39.58%) Analyst
3 17 (35.42%) Graduate Analyst
3 17 (35.42%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 17 (35.42%) SAP Analyst
3 17 (35.42%) SAP Support
3 17 (35.42%) SAP Support Analyst
3 17 (35.42%) Support Analyst
4 16 (33.33%) Project Manager
5 14 (29.17%) Senior Manager
5 14 (29.17%) Senior Project Manager
6 8 (16.67%) Developer
7 7 (14.58%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (14.58%) Graduate Software Developer
7 7 (14.58%) Software Developer
8 6 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 6 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 6 (12.50%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Service Transition Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) .NET
1 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
1 7 (14.58%) Middleware
1 7 (14.58%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.58%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (89.58%) ITIL
2 17 (35.42%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 16 (33.33%) Project Management
3 16 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 14 (29.17%) Matrix Organization
5 7 (14.58%) DevOps
5 7 (14.58%) Kanban
5 7 (14.58%) Scrum
5 7 (14.58%) TDD
5 7 (14.58%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.25%) Service Design
7 3 (6.25%) Service Management
8 2 (4.17%) B2B Sales
8 2 (4.17%) Change Control
8 2 (4.17%) Customer Acquisition
8 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.17%) Transition Management
8 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) ABAP
2 7 (14.58%) C#
2 7 (14.58%) Java
3 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) APMP
2 2 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Remedy
1 17 (35.42%) SAP
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com