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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 139 149 146
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing PMP 25 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.77% 0.45% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% 1.86% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 5
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £8,000 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £59,500 £55,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+8.18% +11.11%
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
826 808 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.56% 24.18% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 566 491 652
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 24 November 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 24 November 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
Edinburgh +5 14 £50,000 +31.57% 1
Glasgow +13 7 £40,000 -35.22%
Aberdeen +11 1 £55,000 -9.46%
Stirling - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £95,000 -
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 46 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 34 (73.91%) Project Management
2 34 (73.91%) PRINCE2
3 26 (56.52%) Degree
4 23 (50.00%) Finance
5 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
6 12 (26.09%) MS Project
6 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
7 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
8 10 (21.74%) Six Sigma
8 10 (21.74%) MS Office
9 9 (19.57%) Scrum
9 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
9 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
9 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (17.39%) Banking
10 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
11 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
12 5 (10.87%) CISM
12 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
12 5 (10.87%) Time Management
12 5 (10.87%) CRISC
12 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (10.87%) PMI
12 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
13 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
13 4 (8.70%) PRINCE
14 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (26.09%) MS Project
3 10 (21.74%) MS Office
4 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
4 5 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Maximo
1 3 (6.52%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (6.52%) Temenos T24
1 3 (6.52%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) VPN
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
1 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) French Language
4 1 (2.17%) German Language
4 1 (2.17%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.39%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (6.52%) Senior Manager
3 3 (6.52%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (6.52%) PMO Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (4.35%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.17%) Architect
5 1 (2.17%) IT Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Change Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Project Engineer
5 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Product Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Data Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Programme Director
5 1 (2.17%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
2 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) PMI
4 1 (2.17%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) PRINCE2
1 34 (73.91%) Project Management
2 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (21.74%) Six Sigma
4 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
4 9 (19.57%) Scrum
5 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.87%) Time Management
8 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
8 4 (8.70%) PRINCE
9 3 (6.52%) ITIL
9 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
11 1 (2.17%) Performance Management
11 1 (2.17%) QMS
11 1 (2.17%) Data Mapping
11 1 (2.17%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 26 (56.52%) Degree
3 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (10.87%) CISM
4 5 (10.87%) CRISC
5 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (2.17%) ISACA
7 1 (2.17%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.17%) CAPM
7 1 (2.17%) CGEIT
7 1 (2.17%) SSCP
7 1 (2.17%) CISA
7 1 (2.17%) CCIE
7 1 (2.17%) ISEB
7 1 (2.17%) CISSP
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) SAP
2 3 (6.52%) Planview
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) Juniper
Edinburgh, Midlothian
7 Fifty Two
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago