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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 139 148 162
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs citing PMP 14 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.68% 1.38% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 5
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.87%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +5.76%
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
832 869 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.97% 28.24% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 510 582 496
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PMP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016.

PMP Salary Histogram in Scotland

PMP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Glasgow -13 8 £45,000 -30.76%
Edinburgh +4 5 £47,500 +10.46% 4
Strathclyde - 1 £60,000 -
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 31 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 30 (96.77%) PRINCE2
3 29 (93.55%) Project Management
4 28 (90.32%) Finance
5 15 (48.39%) Billing
5 15 (48.39%) Business Analysis
5 15 (48.39%) Spanish Language
5 15 (48.39%) Test Scripting
5 15 (48.39%) Smart Meter
5 15 (48.39%) User Experience
6 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (19.35%) MS Project
7 6 (19.35%) Degree
8 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.13%) MS Office
8 5 (16.13%) Scrum
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL
9 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
9 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (12.90%) PMBOK
10 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
10 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
10 3 (9.68%) SQL
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle
10 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
11 2 (6.45%) Migration
11 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
11 2 (6.45%) Telecoms

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing PMP 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 PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Project
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
3 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
4 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) GSM
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) LTE
1 1 (3.23%) UMTS
1 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) GIS
1 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
General
1 28 (90.32%) Finance
2 15 (48.39%) Billing
2 15 (48.39%) Spanish Language
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Senior Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) HR Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Programme Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Smart Metering Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Programme Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Planning Manager
6 1 (3.23%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) PMO Lead
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Smart Meter
1 15 (48.39%) User Experience
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) PRINCE2
2 29 (93.55%) Project Management
3 15 (48.39%) Business Analysis
3 15 (48.39%) Test Scripting
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) Scrum
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
7 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
9 1 (3.23%) Change Management
9 1 (3.23%) Coaching
9 1 (3.23%) Line Management
9 1 (3.23%) Network Planning
9 1 (3.23%) Project Governance
9 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.23%) Software Delivery
9 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (19.35%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
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