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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 137 162 132
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -30
Permanent jobs citing PMI 19 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.62% 0.23% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.73% 0.60% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 7
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +18.91%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1101 1335 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.74% 38.63% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 669 805 634
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 26 February 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 +20 19 £37,500 -
PMI
UK

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 47 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 44 (93.62%) PRINCE2
3 38 (80.85%) Finance
4 35 (74.47%) Project Management
5 23 (48.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 16 (34.04%) Banking
7 14 (29.79%) MS Project
8 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
8 13 (27.66%) Business Transformation
9 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
9 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (19.15%) RUP
10 9 (19.15%) Niku
10 9 (19.15%) Waterfall
11 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (12.77%) MS Office
11 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
12 5 (10.64%) Programme Management
13 3 (6.38%) PMP
13 3 (6.38%) Degree
14 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
15 1 (2.13%) ITIL
15 1 (2.13%) C
15 1 (2.13%) Oracle
15 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
15 1 (2.13%) ERP
15 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
15 1 (2.13%) Scrum

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 14 (29.79%) MS Project
2 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
3 6 (12.77%) MS Office
4 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
1 1 (2.13%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
General
1 38 (80.85%) Finance
2 16 (34.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) French Language
3 1 (2.13%) German Language
3 1 (2.13%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Project Manager
2 10 (21.28%) Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Junior Project Manager
3 9 (19.15%) Junior
4 8 (17.02%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Application Development Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Application Development Project Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Project Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Project Support Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Programme Director
6 1 (2.13%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Applications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (93.62%) PRINCE2
2 35 (74.47%) Project Management
3 13 (27.66%) Business Transformation
4 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
4 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (19.15%) Waterfall
5 9 (19.15%) RUP
6 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.64%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.13%) Dependency Management
8 1 (2.13%) ITIL
8 1 (2.13%) Scrum
8 1 (2.13%) ERP
8 1 (2.13%) CMMI
8 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.13%) Project Governance
8 1 (2.13%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (2.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 23 (48.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (6.38%) PMP
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Solvency II
1 1 (2.13%) P3O
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Niku
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle