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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 142 155 151
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing PMP 16 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.53% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.09% 1.90% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 1
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-7.27% +4.76%
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
765 897 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.19% 22.87% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 490 583 507
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Edinburgh +21 6 £51,250 -13.86% 1
Glasgow +7 4 £47,500 -11.62%
West Dunbartonshire - 4 - -
Stirling - 2 £37,500 -
Aberdeen +17 1 £28,500 -29.19%
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 23 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 18 (78.26%) Project Management
3 14 (60.87%) PRINCE2
4 13 (56.52%) Finance
5 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (39.13%) Scrum
7 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (30.43%) SDLC
8 7 (30.43%) PRINCE
8 7 (30.43%) Degree
9 5 (21.74%) MS Project
10 4 (17.39%) Military
10 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
10 4 (17.39%) Banking
10 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
11 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
11 3 (13.04%) Wireless
11 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
11 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 3 (13.04%) ISEB
11 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
12 2 (8.70%) Internet
12 2 (8.70%) Validation
12 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
12 2 (8.70%) Web Development
12 2 (8.70%) QA
12 2 (8.70%) Marketing
12 2 (8.70%) Asset Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Project
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Wireless
2 2 (8.70%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Military
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Integration Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Development Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Project Management
2 14 (60.87%) PRINCE2
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) Scrum
5 7 (30.43%) SDLC
5 7 (30.43%) PRINCE
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
8 2 (8.70%) Validation
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.70%) Web Development
8 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
8 2 (8.70%) People Management
9 1 (4.35%) Critical Success Factor
9 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
9 1 (4.35%) Earned Value Management
9 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
9 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
9 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (30.43%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (13.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
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