The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 490 522 477
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -45
Permanent jobs citing PMI 499 399 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.37% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 0.93% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 368 317 405
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42813 42961 44531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.57% 39.50% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 33853 34958 37144
Average salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PMI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PMI
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMI within the UK.

PMI Salary Trend in the UK

PMI
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PMI over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

PMI Salary Histogram in the UK

PMI
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +28 455 £60,000 +9.09% 49
London +41 228 £62,500 - 19
South East -34 89 £66,250 +20.45% 8
City of London +34 44 £62,500 +13.63% 6
East of England +10 40 £52,500 -25.00% 5
Scotland +29 38 £53,000 +7.07% 4
South West -5 36 £45,000 - 4
Edinburgh +19 35 £53,000 +7.07% 1
Surrey -8 35 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Yorkshire -38 26 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Berkshire -9 25 £65,000 +13.04%
West Yorkshire -24 22 £45,000 - 5
North West -16 18 £40,750 +10.13% 3
Leeds -16 16 £33,000 -26.66% 2
Bristol +15 15 £60,000 +30.43% 2
Cambridgeshire +16 11 £62,500 -21.87% 1
Essex +9 11 £50,000 -
Reading -5 11 £55,000 -
Wiltshire -6 11 £62,500 +38.88% 2
West Midlands -25 11 £65,000 +44.44%
Hampshire -17 10 £86,250 +72.50% 1
Cambridge - 10 £62,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -13 9 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Weybridge - 8 £71,250 -
Oxfordshire +11 7 £42,500 -19.04%
Birmingham -12 7 £65,000 +13.04%
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Bedfordshire -4 6 £43,750 -37.50% 1
Manchester -6 6 - - 2
Merseyside - 6 £70,000 -

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PMI 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 PMI.

1 1015 (99.71%) PMI Certification
2 799 (78.49%) Project Management
3 767 (75.34%) PRINCE2
4 478 (46.95%) Finance
5 291 (28.59%) Agile Software Development
6 282 (27.70%) Degree
7 215 (21.12%) Microsoft
8 210 (20.63%) PMP
9 198 (19.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 196 (19.25%) ITIL
11 179 (17.58%) Programme Management
12 165 (16.21%) Banking
13 161 (15.82%) MS Excel
14 154 (15.13%) MS Project
15 139 (13.65%) Risk Management
16 135 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
17 132 (12.97%) MS Office
18 127 (12.48%) Retail
19 121 (11.89%) Change Management
20 116 (11.39%) Scrum
21 114 (11.20%) Business Development
22 112 (11.00%) Waterfall
23 106 (10.41%) Service Delivery
24 104 (10.22%) PRINCE
25 99 (9.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
26 96 (9.43%) Mentoring
27 87 (8.55%) Service Management
28 74 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
29 72 (7.07%) Business Analysis
29 72 (7.07%) MS PowerPoint

PMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PMI 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 PMI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 54 (5.30%) SharePoint
2 26 (2.55%) MS Project Server
3 13 (1.28%) OpenStack
4 12 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (1.18%) SAS
5 4 (0.39%) IIS
5 4 (0.39%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.39%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.29%) Confluence
6 3 (0.29%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (0.29%) GroupWise
6 3 (0.29%) CMS
7 2 (0.20%) Lync
8 1 (0.098%) Node.js
8 1 (0.098%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.098%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.098%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 161 (15.82%) MS Excel
2 154 (15.13%) MS Project
3 132 (12.97%) MS Office
4 72 (7.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 42 (4.13%) MS Visio
6 11 (1.08%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.20%) Mingle
9 1 (0.098%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.098%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.69%) Temenos T24
2 4 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.29%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.20%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.20%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.098%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.098%) HFM
5 1 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.098%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 60 (5.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (4.22%) Office 365
3 9 (0.88%) SaaS
4 6 (0.59%) PaaS
4 6 (0.59%) IaaS
5 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.26%) WAN
2 20 (1.96%) LAN
3 13 (1.28%) IP Telephony
4 12 (1.18%) SAN
5 11 (1.08%) Intranet
6 10 (0.98%) Internet
7 9 (0.88%) Unified Communications
8 8 (0.79%) VoIP
8 8 (0.79%) VPN
9 7 (0.69%) MPLS
10 6 (0.59%) ADSL
10 6 (0.59%) ATM
10 6 (0.59%) ISDN
11 5 (0.49%) Firewall
11 5 (0.49%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (0.49%) iSCSI
11 5 (0.49%) NAS
12 4 (0.39%) LDAP
13 3 (0.29%) SMS
13 3 (0.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (2.16%) SQL Server
2 22 (2.16%) OLAP
3 12 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (1.18%) QlikView
3 12 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.08%) PerformancePoint
4 11 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (1.08%) Microsoft Power View
4 11 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 10 (0.98%) Oracle OLAP
6 8 (0.79%) Big Data
7 6 (0.59%) MySQL
7 6 (0.59%) DB2
8 4 (0.39%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.29%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.20%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (1.77%) JIRA
2 5 (0.49%) Selenium
2 5 (0.49%) Axure RP
3 4 (0.39%) Subversion
4 3 (0.29%) JUnit
4 3 (0.29%) NUnit
5 2 (0.20%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.098%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.098%) Redmine
6 1 (0.098%) Gradle
6 1 (0.098%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.098%) Git (software)
General
1 478 (46.95%) Finance
2 165 (16.21%) Banking
3 127 (12.48%) Retail
4 64 (6.29%) Telecoms
5 48 (4.72%) Marketing
6 34 (3.34%) Manufacturing
7 33 (3.24%) German Language
8 32 (3.14%) Legal
9 30 (2.95%) Investment Banking
10 26 (2.55%) Retail Banking
11 25 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
11 25 (2.46%) French Language
12 24 (2.36%) Corporate Banking
13 23 (2.26%) Spanish Language
14 19 (1.87%) Italian Language
15 17 (1.67%) Advertising
16 16 (1.57%) Back Office
17 14 (1.38%) Financial Institution
18 11 (1.08%) Billing
19 10 (0.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 498 (48.92%) Project Manager
2 137 (13.46%) Analyst
3 135 (13.26%) Senior Manager
4 106 (10.41%) Senior Project Manager
5 82 (8.06%) Programme Manager
6 69 (6.78%) IT Project Manager
7 59 (5.80%) Business Analyst
8 51 (5.01%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 50 (4.91%) Infrastructure Manager
9 50 (4.91%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 50 (4.91%) PMO Analyst
10 38 (3.73%) Consultant
11 36 (3.54%) Agile Project Manager
12 27 (2.65%) Security Manager
13 24 (2.36%) Business Manager
14 23 (2.26%) Architect
14 23 (2.26%) PMO Manager
15 21 (2.06%) Developer
16 19 (1.87%) Senior Analyst
16 19 (1.87%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (3.73%) .NET
2 19 (1.87%) HTML
3 16 (1.57%) XML
4 10 (0.98%) J2EE
4 10 (0.98%) HTML5
5 8 (0.79%) EDI
6 7 (0.69%) CSS
7 6 (0.59%) Java EE
8 5 (0.49%) Servlets
8 5 (0.49%) COM
8 5 (0.49%) XSD
9 4 (0.39%) MDX
9 4 (0.39%) CGI
9 4 (0.39%) SAML
10 3 (0.29%) Ajax
10 3 (0.29%) jQuery
10 3 (0.29%) XSLT
10 3 (0.29%) Flash
10 3 (0.29%) XHTML
10 3 (0.29%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 135 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (4.52%) Computer Science
3 44 (4.32%) Management Information System
4 16 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (1.57%) Open Source
5 15 (1.47%) Life Science
5 15 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
6 12 (1.18%) FMCG
6 12 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 8 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 7 (0.69%) Kindle
9 6 (0.59%) SWIFT
9 6 (0.59%) Social Media
9 6 (0.59%) Derivative
9 6 (0.59%) Mainframe
9 6 (0.59%) GIS
10 5 (0.49%) NHS
10 5 (0.49%) Blackberry
10 5 (0.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 30 (2.95%) Windows
2 15 (1.47%) UNIX
3 8 (0.79%) Linux
4 6 (0.59%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.29%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.29%) Android
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.098%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.098%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 799 (78.49%) Project Management
2 767 (75.34%) PRINCE2
3 291 (28.59%) Agile Software Development
4 198 (19.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 196 (19.25%) ITIL
6 179 (17.58%) Programme Management
7 139 (13.65%) Risk Management
8 121 (11.89%) Change Management
9 116 (11.39%) Scrum
10 114 (11.20%) Business Development
11 112 (11.00%) Waterfall
12 106 (10.41%) Service Delivery
13 104 (10.22%) PRINCE
14 96 (9.43%) Mentoring
15 87 (8.55%) Service Management
16 74 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
17 72 (7.07%) Business Analysis
18 67 (6.58%) Coaching
19 66 (6.48%) Project Planning
20 64 (6.29%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 60 (5.89%) C
2 53 (5.21%) SQL
3 36 (3.54%) Java
4 24 (2.36%) C#
5 10 (0.98%) JavaScript
6 6 (0.59%) T-SQL
7 5 (0.49%) PHP
7 5 (0.49%) PowerHouse
8 4 (0.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (0.29%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.29%) VBA
10 2 (0.20%) Python
10 2 (0.20%) R
11 1 (0.098%) sed
11 1 (0.098%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.098%) AWK
11 1 (0.098%) Ruby
11 1 (0.098%) Groovy
11 1 (0.098%) VB
11 1 (0.098%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1015 (99.71%) PMI Certification
2 282 (27.70%) Degree
3 210 (20.63%) PMP
4 99 (9.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 57 (5.60%) APMP
6 50 (4.91%) ISEB
7 40 (3.93%) CISSP
8 37 (3.63%) CISA
8 37 (3.63%) CISM
9 35 (3.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 30 (2.95%) MBA
11 19 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (1.28%) MAPM
14 11 (1.08%) Security Cleared
15 8 (0.79%) ISTQB
16 6 (0.59%) MCSE
17 5 (0.49%) Postgraduate
17 5 (0.49%) CITP
17 5 (0.49%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.03%) QA
2 39 (3.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (2.75%) SLA
4 27 (2.65%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.96%) Data Quality
6 16 (1.57%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.88%) COBIT
8 5 (0.49%) ISO 9000
8 5 (0.49%) FATCA
8 5 (0.49%) P3O
9 4 (0.39%) GxP
10 3 (0.29%) GAMP
10 3 (0.29%) EMIR
10 3 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.29%) Basel III
11 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.20%) BS25999
12 1 (0.098%) COREP
12 1 (0.098%) FINREP
System Software
1 10 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.49%) vSphere
4 5 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.49%) ServiceCenter
1 5 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.39%) SCCM
3 2 (0.20%) Puppet
4 1 (0.098%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.098%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.098%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.098%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 215 (21.12%) Microsoft
2 61 (5.99%) SAP
3 45 (4.42%) Oracle
4 27 (2.65%) Cisco
5 24 (2.36%) Cognos
6 22 (2.16%) Citrix
7 20 (1.96%) VMware
8 19 (1.87%) IBM
9 13 (1.28%) HP
10 12 (1.18%) Cognizant
11 11 (1.08%) Business Objects
11 11 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
12 8 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.59%) ESRI
13 6 (0.59%) Siebel
13 6 (0.59%) Temenos
14 4 (0.39%) EMC
14 4 (0.39%) Open Text
14 4 (0.39%) Lotus
14 4 (0.39%) JDA
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Circa £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Circa £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum to GBP 120,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £37,250 to £55,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Xchanging
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Addlestone, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits + bonus!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £35000 - £120000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + extensive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum plus great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago