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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 144 136 141
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing PMP 23 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.65% 0.83% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.62% 3.29% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 10
Average salary £56,250 £60,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £49,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £63,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +10.00%
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
877 791 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.65% 25.19% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 558 496 614
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 -12 11 £50,000 -16.66%
Edinburgh -22 5 £130,000 +147.61% 2
Aberdeen +10 2 £56,250 -22.41%
Stirling - 1 - -
Ayrshire - 1 £42,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £42,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £95,000 -
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 27 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 23 (63.89%) Project Management
4 15 (41.67%) Degree
5 12 (33.33%) Finance
6 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
7 9 (25.00%) MS Project
7 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 8 (22.22%) MS Office
9 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
10 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
11 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
11 5 (13.89%) CISM
11 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (13.89%) PRINCE
11 5 (13.89%) Six Sigma
11 5 (13.89%) PMI
11 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
11 5 (13.89%) CRISC
12 4 (11.11%) Resource Management
12 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (11.11%) SAP
12 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
12 4 (11.11%) Banking
12 4 (11.11%) Scrum
12 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
13 3 (8.33%) Programme Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 9 (25.00%) MS Project
2 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 8 (22.22%) MS Office
3 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP HR
1 2 (5.56%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) French Language
3 1 (2.78%) German Language
3 1 (2.78%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Project Manager
2 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
2 3 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (8.33%) PMO Manager
3 2 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) Coordinator
3 2 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (5.56%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Project Director
4 1 (2.78%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Project Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Data Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Programme Director
4 1 (2.78%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.89%) PMI
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Android
1 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 23 (63.89%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
4 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) PRINCE
4 5 (13.89%) Six Sigma
4 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
5 4 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 4 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.56%) Line Management
7 2 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.56%) Time Management
8 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 15 (41.67%) Degree
3 5 (13.89%) CISM
3 5 (13.89%) CRISC
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (5.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.78%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.78%) CAPM
7 1 (2.78%) CISA
7 1 (2.78%) SSCP
7 1 (2.78%) CCIE
7 1 (2.78%) ISEB
7 1 (2.78%) CISSP
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.78%) CGEIT
7 1 (2.78%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.78%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Juniper
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
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