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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 154 154 131
Rank change year-on-year
0 -23
Permanent jobs citing PMP 12 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.51% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.32% 2.07% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 14
Average salary £42,500 £67,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.03% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £130,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -
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
908 920 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.23% 24.63% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 632 581 510
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 2015.

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 September 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
Glasgow +2 6 £47,500 -24.00%
Edinburgh -5 3 £55,000 -57.69% 2
Stirling - 2 £37,500 -
Dundee - 1 £40,000 -
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 22 (78.57%) Project Management
3 16 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (46.43%) Finance
5 11 (39.29%) Degree
6 10 (35.71%) SDLC
7 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
8 8 (28.57%) Scrum
8 8 (28.57%) MS Project
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.00%) User Experience
10 6 (21.43%) PRINCE
11 5 (17.86%) Internet
11 5 (17.86%) Validation
11 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
11 5 (17.86%) Marketing
11 5 (17.86%) Project Planning
11 5 (17.86%) Web Development
11 5 (17.86%) QA
12 4 (14.29%) Military
13 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
13 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
13 3 (10.71%) Banking
14 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
14 2 (7.14%) Billing
14 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
14 2 (7.14%) Computer Science

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 8 (28.57%) MS Project
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) GSM
3 1 (3.57%) UMTS
3 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.57%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) LTE
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Marketing
3 4 (14.29%) Military
4 3 (10.71%) Banking
5 2 (7.14%) Billing
5 2 (7.14%) Spanish Language
6 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Integration Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Programme Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Data Manager
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) PMI
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Project Management
2 16 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) SDLC
4 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 8 (28.57%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) PRINCE
6 5 (17.86%) Validation
6 5 (17.86%) Project Planning
6 5 (17.86%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
8 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
9 1 (3.57%) Time Management
9 1 (3.57%) Business Process Improvement
9 1 (3.57%) Game Development
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 11 (39.29%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) ISEB
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
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