The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 81 98 75
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs citing PMI 15 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.12% 0.97% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.34% 2.93% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £53,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.24% +24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £53,000 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £53,000 £100,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
PMI
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
449 547 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.46% 33.29% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 267 323 228
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £27,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PMI across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PMI
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

PMI Salary Trend in Edinburgh

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PMI 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 PMI.

1 34 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 32 (94.12%) PRINCE2
3 27 (79.41%) Project Management
4 24 (70.59%) Finance
5 18 (52.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 15 (44.12%) Banking
7 11 (32.35%) Business Transformation
8 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (26.47%) Waterfall
9 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
9 9 (26.47%) Niku
9 9 (26.47%) MS Project
9 9 (26.47%) RUP
9 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
10 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
11 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
12 2 (5.88%) Firewall
13 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
13 1 (2.94%) Wireless
13 1 (2.94%) CCSA
13 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
13 1 (2.94%) CCSE
13 1 (2.94%) Online Banking
13 1 (2.94%) CAPM
13 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
13 1 (2.94%) Degree
13 1 (2.94%) MS Office
13 1 (2.94%) ITIL

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PMI 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 PMI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Project
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Wireless
2 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
General
1 24 (70.59%) Finance
2 15 (44.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Project Manager
2 9 (26.47%) Junior Project Manager
2 9 (26.47%) Junior
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Applications Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Firewall Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) Network Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Development Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Project Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Application Development Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Voice Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Application Development Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Technology Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.94%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) PRINCE2
2 27 (79.41%) Project Management
3 11 (32.35%) Business Transformation
4 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (26.47%) Waterfall
5 9 (26.47%) Mentoring
5 9 (26.47%) RUP
6 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.94%) ITIL
8 1 (2.94%) Release Management
8 1 (2.94%) Time Management
8 1 (2.94%) Dependency Management
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 18 (52.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.94%) CCSA
3 1 (2.94%) CCSE
3 1 (2.94%) CAPM
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) CCDP
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) P3O
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Niku
2 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco