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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 27 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing PMP 2 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.78% 0.36% 4.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 0.93% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Average salary £56,250 £72,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.41% +18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £72,500 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
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
68 108 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 26.67% 38.71% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 39 86 84
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 24 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
3 6 (75.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (37.50%) SAP
5 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (37.50%) MS Project
6 2 (25.00%) SAP HR
6 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (12.50%) QMS
7 1 (12.50%) Maximo
7 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
7 1 (12.50%) CMMI
7 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) MS Office
7 1 (12.50%) C#
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (37.50%) MS Project
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (12.50%) Maximo
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) QMS
5 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (12.50%) CMMI
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft