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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 84 101 80
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Permanent jobs citing PMI 17 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.26% 0.22% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.60% 0.62% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £37,500 £49,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
472 484 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.99% 35.28% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 306 292 270
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 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 51 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 46 (90.20%) Finance
3 43 (84.31%) PRINCE2
4 37 (72.55%) Project Management
5 28 (54.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 14 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (25.49%) Banking
8 12 (23.53%) Business Transformation
9 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
10 9 (17.65%) Risk Management
10 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 9 (17.65%) MS Project
11 6 (11.76%) Degree
11 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (11.76%) MS Office
12 5 (9.80%) ITIL
12 5 (9.80%) RUP
12 5 (9.80%) C
12 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
12 5 (9.80%) CMMI
12 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
12 5 (9.80%) Niku
12 5 (9.80%) Yammer
12 5 (9.80%) Business Development
12 5 (9.80%) Office 365
12 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
12 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (9.80%) Programme Management

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Project
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (9.80%) Office 365
1 5 (9.80%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
General
1 46 (90.20%) Finance
2 13 (25.49%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) French Language
3 1 (1.96%) German Language
3 1 (1.96%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (64.71%) Project Manager
2 11 (21.57%) Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Business Project Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Business Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Junior Project Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Junior
5 4 (7.84%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Project Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Project Support Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Programme Director
6 1 (1.96%) Development Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Support Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Change Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Data Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Applications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (84.31%) PRINCE2
2 37 (72.55%) Project Management
3 14 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (23.53%) Business Transformation
5 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
6 9 (17.65%) Risk Management
7 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (9.80%) Business Development
8 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
8 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (9.80%) ITIL
8 5 (9.80%) CMMI
8 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
8 5 (9.80%) RUP
8 5 (9.80%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.96%) Scrum
9 1 (1.96%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (1.96%) Dependency Management
9 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.96%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) C
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 28 (54.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (3.92%) PMP
5 1 (1.96%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Solvency II
1 1 (1.96%) P3O
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
1 5 (9.80%) Niku
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle