The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 182 138
Rank change year-on-year -9 -44  
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 42 63 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.82% 1.03% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.17% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 35 36 65
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +0.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

Project Planning 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 4495 5406 4997
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.21% 88.68% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3735 4191 4131
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 £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in the West Midlands

Project Planning
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Project Planning in the West Midlands

Project Planning
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Project Planning in the West Midlands

Project Planning
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 Planning within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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 -10 17 £46,500 -7.00% 7
Coventry +1 9 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Staffordshire +13 8 £30,000 -47.82% 3
Solihull -5 3 £52,500 -11.01% 2
Warwickshire - 2 £34,250 -
Shropshire +9 1 - - 2
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,000 - 1
Project Planning
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 31 (34.44%) Project Management
2 21 (23.33%) PRINCE2
3 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 20 (22.22%) Change Control
4 18 (20.00%) ITIL
4 18 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (18.89%) Firewall
5 17 (18.89%) Finance
6 16 (17.78%) Manufacturing
7 15 (16.67%) Cisco
8 14 (15.56%) Windows
9 13 (14.44%) SQL
9 13 (14.44%) Telecoms
10 12 (13.33%) CCNA
10 12 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (13.33%) Data Centre
11 11 (12.22%) CCNP
11 11 (12.22%) LAN
11 11 (12.22%) VoIP
11 11 (12.22%) WAN
11 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
11 11 (12.22%) SAP
11 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Project
11 11 (12.22%) Migration
12 10 (11.11%) VMware
12 10 (11.11%) Change Management
12 10 (11.11%) Active Directory
12 10 (11.11%) Avaya
12 10 (11.11%) Data Migration
12 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

Project Planning
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 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) SAP R/3
2 3 (3.33%) Workfront
3 1 (1.11%) BPCS
3 1 (1.11%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.11%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.11%) Primavera
3 1 (1.11%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.44%) Office 365
3 2 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.22%) IaaS
3 2 (2.22%) SaaS
3 2 (2.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.89%) Firewall
2 11 (12.22%) LAN
2 11 (12.22%) VoIP
2 11 (12.22%) WAN
3 5 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (4.44%) Network Security
5 3 (3.33%) PABX
6 2 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.22%) DMZ
6 2 (2.22%) Internet
6 2 (2.22%) NaaS
6 2 (2.22%) SAN
6 2 (2.22%) VLAN
6 2 (2.22%) VPN
7 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.11%) Extranet
7 1 (1.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) eCATT
1 6 (6.67%) LSMW
2 2 (2.22%) InstallShield
2 2 (2.22%) JUnit
2 2 (2.22%) MSTest
2 2 (2.22%) NUnit
2 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.11%) JIRA
3 1 (1.11%) Selenium
3 1 (1.11%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (18.89%) Finance
2 16 (17.78%) Manufacturing
3 13 (14.44%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.78%) Banking
5 6 (6.67%) Billing
5 6 (6.67%) Retail
6 5 (5.56%) Automotive
7 3 (3.33%) Marketing
8 2 (2.22%) Advertising
9 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 17 (18.89%) Analyst
3 11 (12.22%) Consultant
4 9 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Principal Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 6 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Developer
8 4 (4.44%) SAP Manager
8 4 (4.44%) SAP Project Manager
8 4 (4.44%) Scrum Master
8 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Logistics Consultant
9 3 (3.33%) Network Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) .NET
2 6 (6.67%) EDI
2 6 (6.67%) IDoc
3 3 (3.33%) HTML
3 3 (3.33%) XML
4 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.22%) ATL
4 2 (2.22%) CSS
4 2 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (2.22%) MFC
4 2 (2.22%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.22%) Web Services
5 1 (1.11%) OLE
5 1 (1.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.67%) LIMS
4 3 (3.33%) Digital Signage
4 3 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.22%) Handset
5 2 (2.22%) User Experience
6 1 (1.11%) EPoS
6 1 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.56%) Windows
2 9 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.22%) Linux
3 2 (2.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000
3 2 (2.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) Project Management
2 21 (23.33%) PRINCE2
3 20 (22.22%) Change Control
4 18 (20.00%) ITIL
5 11 (12.22%) Migration
6 10 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
6 10 (11.11%) Change Management
6 10 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 9 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (8.89%) Business Analysis
8 8 (8.89%) Capacity Management
8 8 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.89%) Work Breakdown Structure
9 6 (6.67%) Logistics
9 6 (6.67%) Scrum
9 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.44%) SQL
2 7 (7.78%) C#
3 6 (6.67%) ABAP
3 6 (6.67%) Java
4 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.33%) C
5 3 (3.33%) C++
5 3 (3.33%) Scala
6 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.22%) VC++
7 1 (1.11%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.11%) PHP
7 1 (1.11%) Progress 4GL
7 1 (1.11%) R
7 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.33%) CCNA
1 12 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (12.22%) CCNP
3 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (7.78%) Degree
5 6 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.44%) APMP
6 4 (4.44%) MCSA
6 4 (4.44%) MCSE
7 3 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.22%) CCDA
8 2 (2.22%) CCDP
8 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.11%) HND
9 1 (1.11%) ISEB
9 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (1.11%) MCSD
9 1 (1.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) SLA
2 4 (4.44%) PMO
3 3 (3.33%) QA
4 1 (1.11%) MISRA
4 1 (1.11%) MISRA C
System Software
1 10 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.89%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (2.22%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) SCOM
2 5 (5.56%) SCCM
3 2 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (2.22%) NetVault Backup
3 2 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.67%) Cisco
3 11 (12.22%) SAP
4 10 (11.11%) Avaya
4 10 (11.11%) Mitel
4 10 (11.11%) VMware
5 6 (6.67%) NetApp
6 3 (3.33%) LANDesk
6 3 (3.33%) Nortel
6 3 (3.33%) Remedy
6 3 (3.33%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.22%) Citrix
7 2 (2.22%) HP
7 2 (2.22%) Intel
7 2 (2.22%) Juniper
7 2 (2.22%) McAfee
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle
7 2 (2.22%) Sophos
8 1 (1.11%) JD Edwards
Birmingham
Carter Personnel Consultants Limited T/A Integrate Technology Resource
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
SSP
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull
SSP Worldwide
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 76,830 per year + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago