Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 159 175 165
Rank change year-on-year +16 -10 +2
Permanent jobs citing PMO 137 154 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.72% 1.56% 1.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.17% 12.27% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 130 105 148
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,125 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £88,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,095 £49,273 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.73% +3.73% -1.04%

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,677 1,255 1,443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 21.05% 12.73% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 969 950 966
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the West Midlands

PMO
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for PMO in the West Midlands

PMO
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Salary histogram for PMO in the West Midlands

PMO
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 PMO within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 February 2019. 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 +16 62 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Warwickshire +5 28 £57,500 -4.17% 5
Herefordshire +6 18 £50,000 +20.48%
Solihull +16 9 £57,500 -4.17% 3
Coventry -13 9 £45,000 -30.90% 4
Staffordshire +19 3 £40,000 -28.89%
Shropshire -6 1 - - 1
Stourbridge - 1 £61,500 -
Walsall - 1 £26,000 - 1
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, IT jobs citing PMO 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PMO.

1 78 (56.93%) Project Management
2 49 (35.77%) Finance
3 48 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (27.01%) PRINCE2
4 37 (27.01%) Microsoft
5 35 (25.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (18.25%) SharePoint
7 22 (16.06%) Microsoft Excel
7 22 (16.06%) Microsoft Project
8 19 (13.87%) Waterfall
8 19 (13.87%) Change Management
9 18 (13.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
10 16 (11.68%) SaaS
11 15 (10.95%) Business Analysis
12 14 (10.22%) Programme Management
12 14 (10.22%) Process Management
12 14 (10.22%) Portfolio Management
13 13 (9.49%) Resource Management
14 12 (8.76%) Robotic Process Automation
15 11 (8.03%) Document Management
15 11 (8.03%) Service Delivery
16 10 (7.30%) Microsoft Office
16 10 (7.30%) PMP
16 10 (7.30%) Workflow
16 10 (7.30%) Risk Management
16 10 (7.30%) Line Management
16 10 (7.30%) Coaching
16 10 (7.30%) Budgeting and Forecasting
17 9 (6.57%) PMI Certification

PMO
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 25 (18.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.46%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (16.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 22 (16.06%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (7.30%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.46%) Open Workbench
3 2 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.19%) Primavera
2 2 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.46%) iTrent
2 2 (1.46%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.73%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (11.68%) SaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.46%) LAN
1 2 (1.46%) WAN
1 2 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.73%) Firewall
2 1 (0.73%) MPLS
2 1 (0.73%) NetScaler
2 1 (0.73%) SDH
2 1 (0.73%) Skype
2 1 (0.73%) SNMP
2 1 (0.73%) VoIP
2 1 (0.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (0.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.19%) JIRA
General
1 49 (35.77%) Finance
2 5 (3.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.73%) Automotive
3 1 (0.73%) Legal
3 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (27.74%) Analyst
2 26 (18.98%) Project Manager
3 21 (15.33%) PMO Manager
4 20 (14.60%) PMO Analyst
5 17 (12.41%) Business Analyst
6 16 (11.68%) IT Manager
7 12 (8.76%) Infrastructure Manager
7 12 (8.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (5.84%) Product Manager
9 7 (5.11%) Programme Manager
9 7 (5.11%) Programme Planner
9 7 (5.11%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.38%) Head of PMO
10 6 (4.38%) PMO Planner
10 6 (4.38%) Senior Manager
10 6 (4.38%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (3.65%) Lead Business Analyst
11 5 (3.65%) PMO Lead
11 5 (3.65%) Senior Business Analyst
12 4 (2.92%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.46%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.19%) PMI
4 1 (0.73%) Clustering
4 1 (0.73%) CMDB
4 1 (0.73%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.73%) iPad
4 1 (0.73%) Life Science
4 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.73%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.73%) SCADA
4 1 (0.73%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.73%) Social Media
4 1 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.46%) Windows
2 1 (0.73%) Windows 2000
2 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (56.93%) Project Management
2 48 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (27.01%) PRINCE2
4 35 (25.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (13.87%) Change Management
5 19 (13.87%) Waterfall
6 18 (13.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (10.95%) Business Analysis
8 14 (10.22%) Portfolio Management
8 14 (10.22%) Process Management
8 14 (10.22%) Programme Management
9 13 (9.49%) Resource Management
10 12 (8.76%) Robotic Process Automation
11 11 (8.03%) Document Management
11 11 (8.03%) Service Delivery
12 10 (7.30%) Budgeting and Forecasting
12 10 (7.30%) Coaching
12 10 (7.30%) Line Management
12 10 (7.30%) Risk Management
12 10 (7.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.46%) C
1 2 (1.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (7.30%) PMP
2 9 (6.57%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.92%) APMP
3 4 (2.92%) Degree
4 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.19%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.46%) ISEB
5 2 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.73%) CCNA
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) Data Quality
1 5 (3.65%) P3O
2 3 (2.19%) PMBOK
2 3 (2.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.73%) GDPR
3 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 37 (27.01%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.65%) Planview
3 4 (2.92%) Oracle
4 3 (2.19%) Sage
5 2 (1.46%) Cisco
5 2 (1.46%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.46%) SAP
5 2 (1.46%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.73%) Aruba
6 1 (0.73%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.73%) Epicor
6 1 (0.73%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.73%) HP
6 1 (0.73%) IFS
6 1 (0.73%) Niku
6 1 (0.73%) ProCurve