The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 33 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing PMP 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.47% 0.69% 2.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 2.27% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £55,000 £60,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.46% -19.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
PMP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 88 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 32.70% 30.56% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 54 62 98
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PMP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

PMP
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMP across the Aberdeen region.

PMP Salary Trend in Aberdeen

PMP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PMP.

1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (20.00%) QMS
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) MS Project
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (20.00%) CMMI
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Maximo
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maximo
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) CMMI
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft