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 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 139 150 138
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing PMI 17 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.45% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% 1.15% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 7
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% -11.35%
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
1059 1301 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.36% 39.39% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 691 785 615
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 28 January 2015. 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 +17 17 £37,500 -24.24%
PMI
UK

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 48 (88.89%) Finance
3 46 (85.19%) PRINCE2
4 40 (74.07%) Project Management
5 28 (51.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 15 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (24.07%) Banking
7 13 (24.07%) Business Transformation
8 10 (18.52%) MS Project
8 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
9 9 (16.67%) Risk Management
10 7 (12.96%) Degree
10 7 (12.96%) MS Office
10 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (9.26%) Niku
12 5 (9.26%) ITIL
12 5 (9.26%) RUP
12 5 (9.26%) C
12 5 (9.26%) Programme Management
12 5 (9.26%) CMMI
12 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
12 5 (9.26%) Yammer
12 5 (9.26%) Waterfall
12 5 (9.26%) Business Development
12 5 (9.26%) Office 365

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 10 (18.52%) MS Project
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.96%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
1 5 (9.26%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 48 (88.89%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) French Language
3 1 (1.85%) German Language
3 1 (1.85%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (62.96%) Project Manager
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Junior
4 5 (9.26%) Junior Project Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Business Project Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Business Manager
5 4 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Software Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Application Development Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Application Development Project Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Change Project Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Project Analyst
7 1 (1.85%) Development Project Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Project Support Analyst
7 1 (1.85%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Programme Director
7 1 (1.85%) Development Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (85.19%) PRINCE2
2 40 (74.07%) Project Management
3 15 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (24.07%) Business Transformation
5 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 9 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (9.26%) Business Development
8 5 (9.26%) ITIL
8 5 (9.26%) CMMI
8 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
8 5 (9.26%) RUP
8 5 (9.26%) Programme Management
8 5 (9.26%) Waterfall
8 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.85%) Project Governance
9 1 (1.85%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (1.85%) Dependency Management
9 1 (1.85%) DSDM
9 1 (1.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) C
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 28 (51.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (12.96%) Degree
4 4 (7.41%) PMP
5 1 (1.85%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Solvency II
1 1 (1.85%) P3O
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Niku
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle