The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 140 151 154
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing PMI 32 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.89% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.42% 0.38% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 3
Average salary £52,750 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.84% +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
PMI
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1323 1056 1056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.72% 34.36% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 872 688 665
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PMI
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

PMI Salary Trend in Scotland

PMI
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PMI across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

PMI Salary Histogram in Scotland

PMI
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 31 £52,500 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £95,000 -
PMI
UK

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 54 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 51 (94.44%) Finance
3 43 (79.63%) PRINCE2
4 35 (64.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 21 (38.89%) Project Management
6 12 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
7 8 (14.81%) Degree
8 6 (11.11%) CMMI
8 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.11%) MS Office
8 6 (11.11%) ITIL
8 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.26%) C
9 5 (9.26%) MS Project
9 5 (9.26%) PMP
9 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.26%) Business Development
9 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (9.26%) Office 365
9 5 (9.26%) Business Transformation
10 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
10 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
10 3 (5.56%) Banking
11 2 (3.70%) Change Control
12 1 (1.85%) Programme Management
12 1 (1.85%) Change Management
12 1 (1.85%) CISA
12 1 (1.85%) CISM

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Office
2 5 (9.26%) MS Project
3 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 51 (94.44%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Billing
3 1 (1.85%) French Language
3 1 (1.85%) German Language
3 1 (1.85%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (75.93%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.96%) Business Manager
2 7 (12.96%) Business Project Manager
3 5 (9.26%) Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (7.41%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Change Project Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Change Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Business Change Project Manager
7 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Software Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Project Director
7 1 (1.85%) Data Analyst
7 1 (1.85%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Programme Director
7 1 (1.85%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Android
1 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) PRINCE2
2 21 (38.89%) Project Management
3 12 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 6 (11.11%) ITIL
5 6 (11.11%) CMMI
6 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.26%) Business Development
6 5 (9.26%) Business Transformation
6 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.70%) Change Control
8 1 (1.85%) Android Development
8 1 (1.85%) iOS Development
8 1 (1.85%) Email Management
8 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.85%) Matrix Management
8 1 (1.85%) Data Mapping
8 1 (1.85%) Game Development
8 1 (1.85%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (1.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) C
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 35 (64.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (14.81%) Degree
4 5 (9.26%) PMP
5 1 (1.85%) CISSP
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.85%) SSCP
5 1 (1.85%) CISA
5 1 (1.85%) CISM
5 1 (1.85%) CAPM
5 1 (1.85%) CGEIT
5 1 (1.85%) APMP
5 1 (1.85%) CRISC
5 1 (1.85%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Basel III
1 1 (1.85%) Solvency II
1 1 (1.85%) FATCA
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle