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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 17 15
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 416 596 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.07% 9.68% 11.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.13% 10.92% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 328 484 478
Median salary £47,500 £43,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.46% -9.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,500 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +1.06%  

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 4558 5458 4965
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.37% 88.69% 87.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3780 4225 4084
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -4 169 £47,500 - 24
Coventry -14 51 £55,000 +27.90% 15
Shropshire 0 49 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Warwickshire -3 47 £42,500 -2.85% 9
Staffordshire +2 29 £45,000 +3.44% 8
Solihull -7 17 £45,000 - 4
Worcestershire -13 11 £42,500 -5.55%
Walsall +10 6 £39,000 -17.89% 1
Wolverhampton +11 4 £38,750 +115.27% 1
Smethwick - 2 £40,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £42,500 -
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 282 (32.38%) PRINCE2
2 254 (29.16%) Finance
3 185 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
4 138 (15.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 133 (15.27%) ITIL
6 132 (15.15%) SQL
7 131 (15.04%) PMO
8 130 (14.93%) Microsoft
9 108 (12.40%) Degree
10 81 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
11 77 (8.84%) Business Analysis
12 76 (8.73%) Change Management
13 75 (8.61%) SAP
13 75 (8.61%) Line Management
14 74 (8.50%) Windows
15 72 (8.27%) Risk Management
16 70 (8.04%) Service Delivery
16 70 (8.04%) SQL Server
17 69 (7.92%) Retail
18 66 (7.58%) Data Centre
19 61 (7.00%) Manufacturing
19 61 (7.00%) Cisco
20 60 (6.89%) Change Control
21 59 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
22 58 (6.66%) JavaScript
22 58 (6.66%) Microsoft Excel
23 57 (6.54%) ERP
23 57 (6.54%) .NET
23 57 (6.54%) Oracle
24 56 (6.43%) CRM

Project 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 22 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (1.26%) MS Exchange
2 11 (1.26%) nginx
3 8 (0.92%) CMS
4 6 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (0.57%) ArcGIS
6 4 (0.46%) Documentum
7 3 (0.34%) IIS
7 3 (0.34%) Moodle
7 3 (0.34%) SAS
7 3 (0.34%) WordPress
8 2 (0.23%) Drupal
8 2 (0.23%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.11%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.11%) Confluence
9 1 (0.11%) Kentico
9 1 (0.11%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 58 (6.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (5.40%) Microsoft Office
3 39 (4.48%) Microsoft Project
4 21 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.92%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.11%) Autodesk Inventor
Business Applications
1 15 (1.72%) SAP ERP
2 11 (1.26%) Workfront
3 10 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.80%) SAP R/3
4 7 (0.80%) SAP SCM
5 6 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 6 (0.69%) SAP SD
6 5 (0.57%) Northgate Housing
6 5 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.46%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 4 (0.46%) Magento
8 3 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.34%) SAP PP
8 3 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.23%) SAP CAR
9 2 (0.23%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.23%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (2.30%) IaaS
4 19 (2.18%) Office 365
5 18 (2.07%) PaaS
6 13 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.03%) SaaS
8 5 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.23%) AdWords
10 2 (0.23%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.23%) Yammer
11 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 50 (5.74%) WAN
2 49 (5.63%) Firewall
3 32 (3.67%) LAN
4 29 (3.33%) VPN
5 16 (1.84%) Network Security
5 16 (1.84%) SSL
6 15 (1.72%) DNS
6 15 (1.72%) VoIP
7 13 (1.49%) OSPF
8 12 (1.38%) ATM
9 11 (1.26%) BGP
9 11 (1.26%) HTTP
9 11 (1.26%) Wireless
10 9 (1.03%) DHCP
10 9 (1.03%) IPsec
10 9 (1.03%) MPLS
10 9 (1.03%) SNMP
10 9 (1.03%) VLAN
10 9 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (8.04%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.44%) MySQL
3 17 (1.95%) DB2
4 15 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.49%) GIS
6 10 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (0.92%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.80%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.69%) QlikView
10 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.46%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (0.46%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.46%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.34%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.34%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 12 (1.38%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.26%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.26%) JIRA
3 11 (1.26%) PHPUnit
3 11 (1.26%) Vagrant
4 7 (0.80%) LSMW
5 5 (0.57%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.11%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.11%) Grunt
6 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 254 (29.16%) Finance
2 69 (7.92%) Retail
3 61 (7.00%) Manufacturing
4 41 (4.71%) Marketing
5 30 (3.44%) Automotive
6 23 (2.64%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.53%) Legal
8 21 (2.41%) Banking
9 14 (1.61%) Publishing
10 12 (1.38%) Law
11 10 (1.15%) Music Industry
12 9 (1.03%) Games
13 6 (0.69%) Advertising
14 4 (0.46%) Back Office
14 4 (0.46%) Local Government
15 3 (0.34%) Billing
15 3 (0.34%) Electronics
16 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 285 (32.72%) Project Manager
2 117 (13.43%) Analyst
3 80 (9.18%) IT Manager
4 71 (8.15%) Consultant
5 58 (6.66%) Developer
6 47 (5.40%) IT Project Manager
7 45 (5.17%) Architect
8 44 (5.05%) Business Analyst
9 36 (4.13%) Senior Manager
10 35 (4.02%) Senior Project Manager
11 33 (3.79%) Delivery Manager
12 32 (3.67%) Software Project Manager
13 30 (3.44%) Development Manager
13 30 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
14 28 (3.21%) Agile Project Manager
15 27 (3.10%) Infrastructure Manager
16 23 (2.64%) Junior
17 22 (2.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 22 (2.53%) Junior Project Manager
17 22 (2.53%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (6.54%) .NET
2 37 (4.25%) HTML
3 34 (3.90%) CSS
3 34 (3.90%) jQuery
4 23 (2.64%) Web Services
5 22 (2.53%) ASP.NET
6 21 (2.41%) .NET Framework
7 14 (1.61%) HTML5
8 13 (1.49%) AngularJS
8 13 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (1.38%) REST
9 12 (1.38%) Sass
9 12 (1.38%) SOAP
9 12 (1.38%) XML
10 11 (1.26%) LEMP Stack
10 11 (1.26%) Middleware
10 11 (1.26%) Symfony
10 11 (1.26%) Twig
10 11 (1.26%) Velocity
11 7 (0.80%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 81 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 51 (5.86%) Management Information System
4 27 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 14 (1.61%) Virtual Team
6 13 (1.49%) CMDB
6 13 (1.49%) Public Cloud
7 12 (1.38%) Driving Licence
7 12 (1.38%) PMI
8 9 (1.03%) User Experience
9 8 (0.92%) Smart Meter
10 7 (0.80%) Mobile App
11 6 (0.69%) PKI
11 6 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (0.57%) e-Learning
12 5 (0.57%) iPad
13 4 (0.46%) AS400
14 3 (0.34%) Digital TV
14 3 (0.34%) FMCG
14 3 (0.34%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 74 (8.50%) Windows
2 36 (4.13%) Linux
3 28 (3.21%) Windows Server
4 21 (2.41%) Unix
5 8 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.46%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.34%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.23%) Fedora
9 2 (0.23%) SUSE
9 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.11%) Android
10 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (32.38%) PRINCE2
2 185 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (15.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 133 (15.27%) ITIL
5 77 (8.84%) Business Analysis
6 76 (8.73%) Change Management
7 75 (8.61%) Line Management
8 72 (8.27%) Risk Management
9 70 (8.04%) Service Delivery
10 60 (6.89%) Change Control
11 59 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 57 (6.54%) ERP
13 56 (6.43%) CRM
13 56 (6.43%) Presales
14 53 (6.08%) Service Management
15 48 (5.51%) Scrum
16 47 (5.40%) Customer Requirements
16 47 (5.40%) Time Management
17 46 (5.28%) Waterfall
18 42 (4.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 132 (15.15%) SQL
2 58 (6.66%) JavaScript
3 44 (5.05%) Java
4 40 (4.59%) VB.NET
5 37 (4.25%) C#
6 20 (2.30%) T-SQL
7 16 (1.84%) PHP
8 15 (1.72%) PowerShell
9 12 (1.38%) ABAP
10 10 (1.15%) C
11 9 (1.03%) C++
12 7 (0.80%) COBOL
12 7 (0.80%) VBA
12 7 (0.80%) VBScript
13 6 (0.69%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.69%) Progress 4GL
14 5 (0.57%) Korn
14 5 (0.57%) Python
15 2 (0.23%) UniBasic
15 2 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 108 (12.40%) Degree
2 49 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 47 (5.40%) PMP
4 45 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (4.59%) PMI Certification
6 32 (3.67%) CCNP
6 32 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (3.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 29 (3.33%) MCSE
9 26 (2.99%) CCNA
10 23 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
11 21 (2.41%) ISEB
12 17 (1.95%) APMP
13 16 (1.84%) CCIE
14 15 (1.72%) Security Cleared
15 13 (1.49%) MCP
16 12 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (1.38%) SC Cleared
17 11 (1.26%) VCAP
17 11 (1.26%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (15.04%) PMO
2 43 (4.94%) QA
3 23 (2.64%) SLA
4 13 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.03%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.46%) GDPR
7 3 (0.34%) COBIT
7 3 (0.34%) P3O
8 2 (0.23%) MiFID
9 1 (0.11%) BS7666
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.11%) NEBOSH
9 1 (0.11%) NIST 800
System Software
1 36 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (3.44%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.61%) Hyper-V
3 14 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (0.69%) vSphere
6 5 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.46%) Firmware
8 1 (0.11%) Docker
8 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (1.49%) Backup Exec
1 13 (1.49%) SCVMM
2 12 (1.38%) Ansible
3 8 (0.92%) SCCM
3 8 (0.92%) WSUS
4 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 6 (0.69%) Nagios
5 6 (0.69%) NetBackup
5 6 (0.69%) SCOM
5 6 (0.69%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.57%) Netcool
6 5 (0.57%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 4 (0.46%) WMI
8 3 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.34%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.11%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.11%) Nessus
9 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 130 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 75 (8.61%) SAP
3 61 (7.00%) Cisco
4 57 (6.54%) Oracle
5 39 (4.48%) VMware
6 25 (2.87%) HP
7 21 (2.41%) Citrix
8 18 (2.07%) CheckPoint
8 18 (2.07%) ServiceNow
9 17 (1.95%) Juniper
10 16 (1.84%) NetApp
11 15 (1.72%) BMC
11 15 (1.72%) F5
11 15 (1.72%) IBM
12 14 (1.61%) EMC
13 12 (1.38%) Remedy
14 11 (1.26%) JDA
14 11 (1.26%) SolarWinds
15 10 (1.15%) JD Edwards
15 10 (1.15%) LANDesk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus (10%), Car, Holidays and Pension.
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Acorns Childrens Hospice Trust
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum (pro-rata for part-time)
Posted: 20 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Car Allw, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent holidays and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: IT
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits - Free Parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £42,356 - 63,534 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive base salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + car
Posted: 6 days ago