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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 151 128 143
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Permanent jobs citing PMP 20 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.86% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.23% 3.23% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 13
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £60,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
895 835 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.22% 26.47% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 566 516 644
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -15 10 £62,500 +8.69% 3
Aberdeen +10 4 £67,500 +12.50%
Edinburgh -18 3 £130,000 +141.86% 1
Ayrshire - 1 £42,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £42,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 -
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 37 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 28 (75.68%) PRINCE2
3 24 (64.86%) Project Management
4 15 (40.54%) Finance
5 11 (29.73%) Degree
6 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
6 9 (24.32%) Waterfall
7 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
7 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.62%) MS Project
8 7 (18.92%) MS Office
8 7 (18.92%) PRINCE
9 6 (16.22%) Six Sigma
9 6 (16.22%) SAP
9 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
9 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
10 5 (13.51%) CISM
10 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
10 5 (13.51%) CRISC
10 5 (13.51%) Resource Management
11 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (10.81%) Banking
11 4 (10.81%) Scrum
11 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
11 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
11 4 (10.81%) ITIL

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) SAS
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Project
2 7 (18.92%) MS Office
3 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
4 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
4 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.70%) Maximo
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) OLAP
1 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) ERwin
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Law
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 2 (5.41%) Billing
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Project Manager
2 3 (8.11%) Senior Manager
2 3 (8.11%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (8.11%) Architect
3 2 (5.41%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
3 2 (5.41%) Data Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Process Manager
3 2 (5.41%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (5.41%) PMO Manager
3 2 (5.41%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (2.70%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Intranet Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Network Architect
4 1 (2.70%) Relationships Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Programme Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) PMI
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Android
1 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) PRINCE2
2 24 (64.86%) Project Management
3 9 (24.32%) Waterfall
4 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.92%) PRINCE
6 6 (16.22%) Six Sigma
7 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
7 5 (13.51%) Resource Management
8 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) Scrum
8 4 (10.81%) ITIL
9 3 (8.11%) Validation
9 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
9 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
9 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
10 2 (5.41%) Information Management
10 2 (5.41%) Document Management
10 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C#
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 11 (29.73%) Degree
3 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (13.51%) CISM
4 5 (13.51%) CRISC
5 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (5.41%) MBA
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.70%) CCIE
8 1 (2.70%) CISSP
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.70%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.70%) CAPM
8 1 (2.70%) ISACA
8 1 (2.70%) CGEIT
8 1 (2.70%) SSCP
8 1 (2.70%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) IBM
3 2 (5.41%) Informatica
3 2 (5.41%) Reuters
3 2 (5.41%) Teradata
4 1 (2.70%) Infor
4 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.70%) Juniper
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
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