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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 154 153 151
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing PMI 15 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.51% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 1.49% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £47,500 £43,250 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.82% -26.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £35,850 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,650 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1190 1273 1223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.33% 34.24% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 761 834 785
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 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 +5 14 £46,250 -11.90%
Stirling - 1 £50,000 -
PMI
UK

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 38 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 29 (76.32%) PRINCE2
3 27 (71.05%) Project Management
3 27 (71.05%) Finance
4 19 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 18 (47.37%) Banking
6 13 (34.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (21.05%) Business Transformation
7 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (21.05%) Waterfall
7 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (21.05%) Niku
7 8 (21.05%) RUP
7 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
7 8 (21.05%) MS Project
8 7 (18.42%) Test Management
8 7 (18.42%) SDLC
9 6 (15.79%) Test Strategy
9 6 (15.79%) Demand Management
9 6 (15.79%) Performance Testing
9 6 (15.79%) Resource Management
9 6 (15.79%) QA
9 6 (15.79%) CSQA
9 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
9 6 (15.79%) LoadRunner
9 6 (15.79%) HP
9 6 (15.79%) Financial Institution
10 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
10 3 (7.89%) Project Planning

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Project
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) Wireless
2 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) LoadRunner
General
1 27 (71.05%) Finance
2 18 (47.37%) Banking
3 6 (15.79%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) German Language
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Project Manager
2 8 (21.05%) Junior
2 8 (21.05%) Junior Project Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Test Leader
4 4 (10.53%) Performance Test Leader
5 1 (2.63%) Technology Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Test Specialist
5 1 (2.63%) Test Specialist
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall Specialist
5 1 (2.63%) SAP Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Voice Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Network Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (2.63%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.63%) Equities
2 1 (2.63%) Online Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.63%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) PRINCE2
2 27 (71.05%) Project Management
3 13 (34.21%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (21.05%) Business Transformation
4 8 (21.05%) Waterfall
4 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 8 (21.05%) RUP
4 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.42%) SDLC
5 7 (18.42%) Test Management
6 6 (15.79%) Performance Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Test Strategy
6 6 (15.79%) Demand Management
6 6 (15.79%) Resource Management
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.89%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.63%) Release Management
9 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 19 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (15.79%) CSQA
3 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.63%) CCSA
5 1 (2.63%) CCSE
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) CCDP
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Niku
2 6 (15.79%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) CA
3 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Cognos
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco