The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 139 165 160
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs citing PMP 6 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.36% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.02% 1.33% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 15
Median salary £48,750 £51,250 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% -12.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £36,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £60,000 £130,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,250
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.29%
PMP
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
588 904 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.36% 27.07% 24.82%
Number of salaries quoted 356 616 565
Median salary £45,000 £42,233 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% +5.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing PMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PMP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

PMP Salary Trend in Scotland

PMP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PMP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

PMP Salary Histogram in Scotland

PMP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Glasgow +10 3 £55,000 -2.22%
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing PMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PMP.

1 12 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 12 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 11 (61.11%) Project Management
3 10 (55.56%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Resource Management
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) P3O
7 3 (16.67%) Line Management
7 3 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
7 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
7 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team
7 3 (16.67%) Spanish Language
7 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (16.67%) IT Governance
7 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
7 3 (16.67%) Change Management
7 3 (16.67%) MS Project
8 2 (11.11%) CGI
8 2 (11.11%) PMI
8 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
8 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 2 (11.11%) Web Development
8 2 (11.11%) Banking

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Spanish Language
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) PMO Lead
4 2 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Manager
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 11 (61.11%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Resource Management
4 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
6 3 (16.67%) IT Governance
6 3 (16.67%) Line Management
6 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
6 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
6 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
7 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) P3O
2 2 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco