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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 90 103 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -35
Permanent jobs citing PMI 16 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.16% 0.45% 1.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.30% 1.35% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £53,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.24% +45.20%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
485 518 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.20% 33.66% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 279 317 254
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,325 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 33 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 32 (96.97%) PRINCE2
3 27 (81.82%) Project Management
4 24 (72.73%) Finance
5 17 (51.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 15 (45.45%) Banking
7 10 (30.30%) MS Project
7 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
7 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (30.30%) Business Transformation
8 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
8 9 (27.27%) Niku
8 9 (27.27%) RUP
8 9 (27.27%) Waterfall
9 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
11 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
12 2 (6.06%) MS Office
13 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
13 1 (3.03%) Release Management
13 1 (3.03%) Time Management
13 1 (3.03%) CAPM
13 1 (3.03%) Degree
13 1 (3.03%) Dependency Management
13 1 (3.03%) P3O

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 10 (30.30%) MS Project
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
General
1 24 (72.73%) Finance
2 15 (45.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Project Manager
2 9 (27.27%) Junior
2 9 (27.27%) Junior Project Manager
3 7 (21.21%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Application Development Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Application Development Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Project Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Applications Manager
5 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) PRINCE2
2 27 (81.82%) Project Management
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) Business Transformation
4 9 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 9 (27.27%) RUP
5 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.03%) Release Management
8 1 (3.03%) Time Management
8 1 (3.03%) Dependency Management
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 17 (51.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.03%) CAPM
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) P3O
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Niku