The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Portfolio Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portfolio Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 191 199 191
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Portfolio Management 18 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.69% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.78% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 14
Median salary £72,500 £55,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.81% -24.13%  
UK excluding London median salary £54,875 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +1.81%  

Portfolio Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4176 5362 4204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.88% 88.22% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3387 4322 3507
Median salary £42,500 £43,200 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.62% +1.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Portfolio Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Management in the West Midlands

Portfolio Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Portfolio Management in the West Midlands

Portfolio Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Portfolio Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Portfolio Management in the West Midlands

Portfolio 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 Portfolio Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +10 11 £72,500 +52.63% 1
Staffordshire - 2 £59,750 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £59,500 -
Portfolio Management
England

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Portfolio 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 Portfolio Management.

1 23 (67.65%) Project Management
2 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 11 (32.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (32.35%) Programme Management
2 11 (32.35%) PMO
3 8 (23.53%) Risk Management
3 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
4 6 (17.65%) Degree
5 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
6 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 4 (11.76%) MS Project
6 4 (11.76%) MS Office
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) Resource Management
6 4 (11.76%) QA
6 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 4 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (11.76%) Project Governance
6 4 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Driving Licence
6 4 (11.76%) Presales
6 4 (11.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (8.82%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 3 (8.82%) Planning and Forecasting

Portfolio Management
Top Related 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 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
2 4 (11.76%) MS Project
2 4 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Portfolio Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Head of Projects
3 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Account Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Head of Digital
5 3 (8.82%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Head of Business Change
5 3 (8.82%) Portfolio Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (5.88%) Head of IT
6 2 (5.88%) Head of IT Infrastructure
6 2 (5.88%) Planning Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Marketing Manager
7 1 (2.94%) PMO Planner
7 1 (2.94%) PMO Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Portfolio Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Project Portfolio Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Senior IT Programme Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Marketing Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Sales Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.94%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Project Management
2 11 (32.35%) Programme Management
2 11 (32.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 8 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 4 (11.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 4 (11.76%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Presales
4 4 (11.76%) Project Governance
4 4 (11.76%) Resource Management
4 4 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (8.82%) Line Management
5 3 (8.82%) Logistics
5 3 (8.82%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.82%) Supplier Management
5 3 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) PMO
2 4 (11.76%) QA
3 2 (5.88%) P3O
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Barclays Retail
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago