The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 17 14 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 456 619 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 9.65% 10.08% 10.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.73% 11.42% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 352 507 442
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Project 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 4249 5420 4224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.96% 88.26% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3440 4367 3531
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in the West Midlands

Project Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Project Management in the West Midlands

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Management in the West Midlands

Project 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 Project Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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 -4 184 £50,000 +3.09% 30
Warwickshire +8 62 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Coventry +5 58 £41,000 -18.00% 8
Staffordshire +1 31 £45,000 +2.85% 4
Worcestershire -5 24 £45,000 +13.60% 2
Solihull -18 18 £48,750 +2.63% 3
West Bromwich +7 15 £53,750 +26.47%
Shropshire -21 7 £53,500 +64.61% 2
Walsall +5 5 £42,500 +9.67% 1
Wolverhampton +10 4 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £45,000 -
Brierley Hill - 2 £25,750 -
Stourbridge - 2 £45,000 -
Herefordshire - 2 £45,000 - 3
Dudley +8 1 - -
Rowley Regis - 1 £25,000 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Project 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 Project Management.

1 291 (29.82%) PRINCE2
2 290 (29.71%) Finance
3 179 (18.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 168 (17.21%) Agile Software Development
5 159 (16.29%) ITIL
6 134 (13.73%) PMO
7 127 (13.01%) Degree
8 124 (12.70%) MS Excel
9 108 (11.07%) SQL
10 103 (10.55%) Line Management
11 102 (10.45%) Microsoft
12 97 (9.94%) Cisco
13 95 (9.73%) Retail
14 90 (9.22%) Business Analysis
15 88 (9.02%) SAP
16 82 (8.40%) SQL Server
17 78 (7.99%) Presales
18 75 (7.68%) Data Centre
19 72 (7.38%) PMP
20 71 (7.27%) Service Delivery
20 71 (7.27%) Change Management
20 71 (7.27%) Windows
20 71 (7.27%) Mentoring
21 70 (7.17%) Service Management
22 65 (6.66%) Scrum
23 63 (6.45%) CRM
24 62 (6.35%) Manufacturing
24 62 (6.35%) Firewall
25 61 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
26 60 (6.15%) VMware

Project 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 32 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.54%) nginx
3 10 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (0.92%) Apache
4 9 (0.92%) MS Exchange
5 8 (0.82%) ColdFusion
6 6 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (0.61%) IIS
7 5 (0.51%) ArcGIS
7 5 (0.51%) CMS
7 5 (0.51%) JBoss
7 5 (0.51%) SAS
8 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.41%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.31%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.31%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.20%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.10%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.10%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.10%) Kentico
Applications
1 124 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 48 (4.92%) MS Office
3 44 (4.51%) MS Project
4 17 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.13%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.31%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.10%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 1 (0.10%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (2.15%) SAP SCM
2 13 (1.33%) SAP ERP
2 13 (1.33%) SAP SD
3 12 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (1.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 9 (0.92%) SAP MM
5 9 (0.92%) Workfront
6 7 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.72%) SAP R/3
7 6 (0.61%) SAP CAR
8 5 (0.51%) Northgate Housing
9 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.41%) SAP PP
10 3 (0.31%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 3 (0.31%) MFGPRO
10 3 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.31%) SAP Business One
10 3 (0.31%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 45 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (2.25%) IaaS
4 21 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (2.05%) PaaS
6 15 (1.54%) Office 365
7 8 (0.82%) SaaS
8 7 (0.72%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.51%) AdWords
10 4 (0.41%) Heroku
11 2 (0.20%) Yammer
12 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 62 (6.35%) Firewall
2 51 (5.23%) WAN
3 46 (4.71%) LAN
4 25 (2.56%) VoIP
5 23 (2.36%) SAN
6 19 (1.95%) VLAN
7 17 (1.74%) VPN
8 13 (1.33%) DNS
8 13 (1.33%) Wireless
9 12 (1.23%) Network Security
10 9 (0.92%) NAS
11 8 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (0.72%) HTTP
12 7 (0.72%) MPLS
13 6 (0.61%) Bluetooth
13 6 (0.61%) DHCP
13 6 (0.61%) Ethernet
13 6 (0.61%) FTP
13 6 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (8.40%) SQL Server
2 53 (5.43%) MySQL
3 24 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (2.15%) DB2
5 12 (1.23%) GIS
6 9 (0.92%) SAP HANA
6 9 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.41%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (0.41%) Pentaho
11 4 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.41%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.31%) Big Data
12 3 (0.31%) QlikView
12 3 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (2.25%) JIRA
2 11 (1.13%) PHPUnit
3 10 (1.02%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.02%) Jenkins
3 10 (1.02%) Vagrant
4 8 (0.82%) JIRA Agile
5 4 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.31%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.20%) JUnit
7 2 (0.20%) LSMW
7 2 (0.20%) Selenium
8 1 (0.10%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.10%) Grunt
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 290 (29.71%) Finance
2 95 (9.73%) Retail
3 62 (6.35%) Manufacturing
4 46 (4.71%) Marketing
5 29 (2.97%) Telecoms
6 28 (2.87%) Publishing
7 27 (2.77%) Automotive
8 18 (1.84%) Banking
9 13 (1.33%) Legal
10 10 (1.02%) Games
10 10 (1.02%) Law
11 8 (0.82%) Advertising
11 8 (0.82%) Music Industry
12 6 (0.61%) Local Government
13 3 (0.31%) Military
13 3 (0.31%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.20%) Electronics
14 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.10%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.10%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 298 (30.53%) Project Manager
2 106 (10.86%) Analyst
3 81 (8.30%) IT Manager
4 67 (6.86%) Architect
5 54 (5.53%) Consultant
6 51 (5.23%) Developer
7 47 (4.82%) Senior Manager
8 43 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
9 42 (4.30%) IT Project Manager
10 38 (3.89%) Business Analyst
11 37 (3.79%) Senior Project Manager
12 35 (3.59%) Development Manager
13 32 (3.28%) Agile Project Manager
14 28 (2.87%) Infrastructure Manager
14 28 (2.87%) Junior
14 28 (2.87%) Technical Manager
15 27 (2.77%) Network Engineer
15 27 (2.77%) Software Project Manager
16 26 (2.66%) SAP Analyst
17 24 (2.46%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (4.92%) .NET
2 45 (4.61%) HTML
3 34 (3.48%) CSS
4 28 (2.87%) jQuery
5 16 (1.64%) HTML5
5 16 (1.64%) XML
6 15 (1.54%) Velocity
6 15 (1.54%) Web Services
7 13 (1.33%) REST
8 12 (1.23%) ASP.NET
9 10 (1.02%) LEMP Stack
9 10 (1.02%) Sass
9 10 (1.02%) Symfony
9 10 (1.02%) Twig
10 9 (0.92%) Middleware
10 9 (0.92%) SOAP
11 8 (0.82%) .NET Framework
12 7 (0.72%) AngularJS
12 7 (0.72%) CSS3
12 7 (0.72%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.68%) Data Centre
2 61 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.59%) Management Information System
4 34 (3.48%) Computer Science
5 26 (2.66%) CMDB
6 20 (2.05%) Virtual Team
7 19 (1.95%) Public Cloud
8 15 (1.54%) Driving Licence
9 11 (1.13%) User Experience
10 9 (0.92%) PMI
11 7 (0.72%) Digital TV
12 6 (0.61%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.61%) iPad
12 6 (0.61%) Smart Meter
13 5 (0.51%) EPoS
13 5 (0.51%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.41%) NHS
15 3 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
15 3 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.31%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 71 (7.27%) Windows
2 40 (4.10%) Linux
3 36 (3.69%) Windows Server
4 31 (3.18%) Unix
5 12 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.61%) Solaris
6 6 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.51%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.51%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.31%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.20%) AIX
9 2 (0.20%) HPUX
9 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.10%) MeeGo
10 1 (0.10%) Tizen
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (29.82%) PRINCE2
2 179 (18.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 168 (17.21%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (16.29%) ITIL
5 103 (10.55%) Line Management
6 90 (9.22%) Business Analysis
7 78 (7.99%) Presales
8 71 (7.27%) Change Management
8 71 (7.27%) Mentoring
8 71 (7.27%) Service Delivery
9 70 (7.17%) Service Management
10 65 (6.66%) Scrum
11 63 (6.45%) CRM
12 60 (6.15%) ERP
13 57 (5.84%) Time Management
14 53 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
15 48 (4.92%) Waterfall
16 44 (4.51%) Change Control
16 44 (4.51%) People Management
17 42 (4.30%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 108 (11.07%) SQL
2 58 (5.94%) JavaScript
3 54 (5.53%) Java
4 30 (3.07%) C#
5 25 (2.56%) PHP
6 17 (1.74%) VB.NET
7 16 (1.64%) ABAP
8 8 (0.82%) Python
9 7 (0.72%) C++
9 7 (0.72%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.61%) COBOL
10 6 (0.61%) T-SQL
10 6 (0.61%) VBA
11 5 (0.51%) C
11 5 (0.51%) Korn
12 4 (0.41%) Apex Code
12 4 (0.41%) Delphi
12 4 (0.41%) MUMPS
13 3 (0.31%) Perl
13 3 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 127 (13.01%) Degree
2 72 (7.38%) PMP
3 55 (5.64%) PMI Certification
4 52 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 46 (4.71%) MCSE
7 42 (4.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 35 (3.59%) CCNA
8 35 (3.59%) ISEB
9 34 (3.48%) CCNP
10 33 (3.38%) Security Cleared
11 28 (2.87%) SC Cleared
12 26 (2.66%) APMP
13 25 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 20 (2.05%) CCIE
15 19 (1.95%) MCP
16 17 (1.74%) VCAP
16 17 (1.74%) VCDX
17 16 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 12 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (13.73%) PMO
2 53 (5.43%) QA
3 20 (2.05%) SLA
4 13 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.72%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.10%) BS7666
9 1 (0.10%) JTAG
System Software
1 49 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 21 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.61%) vSphere
6 5 (0.51%) Firmware
7 4 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.41%) XenApp
8 2 (0.20%) NFS
9 1 (0.10%) HDFS
9 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (2.15%) SCVMM
2 10 (1.02%) Ansible
3 7 (0.72%) SCOM
4 6 (0.61%) Backup Exec
4 6 (0.61%) Nagios
4 6 (0.61%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.51%) Netcool
5 5 (0.51%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 3 (0.31%) SCCM
6 3 (0.31%) WSUS
7 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.20%) WMI
8 1 (0.10%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.10%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.10%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 102 (10.45%) Microsoft
2 97 (9.94%) Cisco
3 88 (9.02%) SAP
4 60 (6.15%) VMware
5 53 (5.43%) Oracle
6 38 (3.89%) Citrix
7 29 (2.97%) HP
7 29 (2.97%) NetApp
8 27 (2.77%) CheckPoint
9 26 (2.66%) Juniper
10 25 (2.56%) IBM
11 24 (2.46%) BMC
12 22 (2.25%) ServiceNow
13 20 (2.05%) EMC
13 20 (2.05%) F5
14 17 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
15 13 (1.33%) Tableau
16 11 (1.13%) JD Edwards
16 11 (1.13%) Remedy
17 10 (1.02%) Infor
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Stonewater
Salary: Circa £50,000 (subject to experience)
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Stonewater
Salary: circa £60,000 (subject to experience)
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30,000 - £49,000
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Flexible hours and Great Beneftits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + plus large bonus and package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
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Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago