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 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
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 455 477 477
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Permanent jobs citing PMI 541 514 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.44% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 1.14% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 421 321 367
Average salary £50,000 £62,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £34,740 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
45375 45225 43269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.89% 38.85% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36433 35194 34921
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 2015 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 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
England +39 516 £50,000 -19.35% 66
London +14 223 £57,500 -14.81% 30
South East +4 102 £52,500 -19.23% 10
City of London +39 53 £65,000 +4.00% 10
Berkshire +30 42 £67,500 +14.89% 5
North West +7 42 £38,388 -45.15% 7
East of England +15 35 £50,000 -16.66% 7
East Midlands +31 33 £48,750 +50.00% 2
Yorkshire -10 29 £40,000 +21.21% 3
West Midlands +13 26 £46,250 -30.71% 2
Hampshire +18 21 £56,750 -21.72% 2
Manchester +9 21 £35,500 -19.31% 3
Cheshire +6 18 £38,388 -35.48%
Northamptonshire - 18 £50,000 -
South West -25 16 £41,500 -7.77% 4
West Yorkshire -21 15 £45,000 +36.36% 2
North Yorkshire +8 13 £40,000 -23.80%
Northampton - 13 £50,000 -
Knutsford +8 12 £35,500 -19.31%
West Sussex -12 12 £47,500 -36.66%
Hertfordshire -1 11 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Scotland -9 11 £41,500 -20.95%
Surrey -5 10 £46,250 +2.20%
Reading -11 10 £57,500 +2.22%
Edinburgh -19 10 £43,000 -18.09%
Bedfordshire +7 9 £47,500 -24.00% 1
Essex -1 9 £44,000 -33.58%
Leeds -27 9 £33,000 - 1
Harrogate - 9 £40,000 -
Coventry - 9 £54,125 -

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 1008 (99.60%) PMI Certification
2 688 (67.98%) PRINCE2
3 658 (65.02%) Project Management
4 447 (44.17%) Finance
5 361 (35.67%) Agile Software Development
6 219 (21.64%) Degree
7 203 (20.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 203 (20.06%) PMP
8 192 (18.97%) Scrum
9 171 (16.90%) MS Project
10 161 (15.91%) MS Excel
11 156 (15.42%) Banking
12 143 (14.13%) SDLC
13 141 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
14 135 (13.34%) Microsoft
15 134 (13.24%) ITIL
16 120 (11.86%) Programme Management
17 115 (11.36%) Telecoms
18 106 (10.47%) PRINCE
18 106 (10.47%) Retail
19 98 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 91 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
21 88 (8.70%) Change Management
22 87 (8.60%) Risk Management
22 87 (8.60%) Waterfall
23 80 (7.91%) Project Planning
24 77 (7.61%) Business Analysis
25 70 (6.92%) Service Management
26 67 (6.62%) Advertising
26 67 (6.62%) MS Office

PMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 24 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.38%) Confluence
3 11 (1.09%) WebSphere
4 9 (0.89%) MS Project Server
4 9 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (0.79%) CMS
5 8 (0.79%) Node.js
6 6 (0.59%) Documentum
6 6 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (0.59%) CICS
6 6 (0.59%) FileNet
7 5 (0.49%) Lync
8 4 (0.40%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.30%) IIS
10 2 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.20%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.20%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.099%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.099%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 171 (16.90%) MS Project
2 161 (15.91%) MS Excel
3 67 (6.62%) MS Office
4 53 (5.24%) MS Visio
5 45 (4.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.59%) Mingle
7 6 (0.59%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.59%) Fireworks
7 6 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.49%) SPSS
9 4 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 11 (1.09%) SAP FI
2 7 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (0.69%) SAP CO
2 7 (0.69%) WebTrends
2 7 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.49%) Primavera
5 3 (0.30%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.20%) SAP cProjects
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.099%) Movex
7 1 (0.099%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.099%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.099%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.099%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.099%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.48%) Google Analytics
3 9 (0.89%) IaaS
4 7 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.59%) Office 365
6 5 (0.49%) SaaS
6 5 (0.49%) PaaS
7 3 (0.30%) Yammer
8 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.099%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.37%) Firewall
2 22 (2.17%) Wireless
3 20 (1.98%) WAN
4 17 (1.68%) Unified Communications
5 16 (1.58%) Internet
6 15 (1.48%) LAN
7 14 (1.38%) VoIP
8 13 (1.28%) VPN
9 11 (1.09%) DWDM
9 11 (1.09%) DSL
10 10 (0.99%) MPLS
10 10 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (0.69%) TCP/IP
11 7 (0.69%) IP Telephony
12 6 (0.59%) Cisco IPT
12 6 (0.59%) ISDN
12 6 (0.59%) ADSL
12 6 (0.59%) ATM
13 5 (0.49%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 22 (2.17%) MySQL
3 18 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (1.58%) MS Access
5 13 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.09%) MongoDB
7 10 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (0.69%) Big Data
10 6 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (0.49%) SAP BW
11 5 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.40%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.40%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
13 3 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (4.45%) JIRA
2 23 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (1.38%) Bugzilla
4 9 (0.89%) Hudson
5 7 (0.69%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.59%) JSUnit
6 6 (0.59%) LoadRunner
6 6 (0.59%) Jasmine
7 5 (0.49%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.49%) Selenium
8 4 (0.40%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.40%) Axure RP
8 4 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.20%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.20%) FxCop
9 2 (0.20%) StyleCop
9 2 (0.20%) Moq
9 2 (0.20%) JUnit
10 1 (0.099%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.099%) FitNesse
General
1 447 (44.17%) Finance
2 156 (15.42%) Banking
3 115 (11.36%) Telecoms
4 106 (10.47%) Retail
5 67 (6.62%) Advertising
6 55 (5.43%) Legal
6 55 (5.43%) Marketing
7 44 (4.35%) Financial Institution
8 26 (2.57%) Billing
9 24 (2.37%) Investment Banking
10 19 (1.88%) Manufacturing
11 14 (1.38%) French Language
11 14 (1.38%) Publishing
12 12 (1.19%) German Language
13 11 (1.09%) Law
13 11 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.89%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.79%) Games
16 6 (0.59%) Back Office
17 5 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 521 (51.48%) Project Manager
2 108 (10.67%) Analyst
3 70 (6.92%) Senior Manager
4 69 (6.82%) Senior Project Manager
5 59 (5.83%) Technical Manager
6 57 (5.63%) IT Project Manager
6 57 (5.63%) Technical Project Manager
7 56 (5.53%) Delivery Manager
8 55 (5.43%) Developer
9 51 (5.04%) Programme Manager
10 45 (4.45%) Business Analyst
11 44 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
12 38 (3.75%) Infrastructure Manager
13 34 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
14 32 (3.16%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 30 (2.96%) PMO Analyst
15 30 (2.96%) PMO Manager
16 28 (2.77%) Software Manager
16 28 (2.77%) Software Project Manager
17 26 (2.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (5.73%) HTML
2 41 (4.05%) .NET
3 38 (3.75%) CSS
4 31 (3.06%) XML
5 26 (2.57%) Web Services
6 25 (2.47%) HTML5
7 23 (2.27%) CSS3
8 22 (2.17%) jQuery
9 20 (1.98%) Velocity
10 14 (1.38%) AngularJS
11 13 (1.28%) ASP.NET
11 13 (1.28%) Middleware
12 10 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (0.89%) YUI
13 9 (0.89%) WCF
13 9 (0.89%) JSON
13 9 (0.89%) SOAP
13 9 (0.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (0.79%) REST
14 8 (0.79%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 141 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (6.23%) Data Centre
3 43 (4.25%) Management Information System
4 23 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.08%) User Experience
7 19 (1.88%) FMCG
8 18 (1.78%) Online Banking
9 15 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.28%) Mainframe
11 10 (0.99%) Mobile App
12 9 (0.89%) iPad
12 9 (0.89%) Mathematics
12 9 (0.89%) Derivative
12 9 (0.89%) Wiki
13 8 (0.79%) GIS
14 7 (0.69%) Statistics
14 7 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
15 6 (0.59%) Equities
16 5 (0.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 37 (3.66%) Windows
2 8 (0.79%) Linux
3 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.49%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.49%) Windows 8
4 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (0.49%) Android
4 5 (0.49%) UNIX
5 4 (0.40%) Solaris
6 3 (0.30%) AIX
7 2 (0.20%) VMS
7 2 (0.20%) zOS
7 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.099%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.099%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.099%) MVS
8 1 (0.099%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 688 (67.98%) PRINCE2
2 658 (65.02%) Project Management
3 361 (35.67%) Agile Software Development
4 203 (20.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 192 (18.97%) Scrum
6 143 (14.13%) SDLC
7 134 (13.24%) ITIL
8 120 (11.86%) Programme Management
9 106 (10.47%) PRINCE
10 91 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
11 88 (8.70%) Change Management
12 87 (8.60%) Risk Management
12 87 (8.60%) Waterfall
13 80 (7.91%) Project Planning
14 77 (7.61%) Business Analysis
15 70 (6.92%) Service Management
16 62 (6.13%) Line Management
17 59 (5.83%) Change Control
18 54 (5.34%) Portfolio Management
19 51 (5.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 51 (5.04%) SQL
2 48 (4.74%) Java
3 33 (3.26%) JavaScript
4 24 (2.37%) C
5 21 (2.08%) C#
6 9 (0.89%) PHP
7 8 (0.79%) Groovy
8 6 (0.59%) Python
8 6 (0.59%) Assembly Language
8 6 (0.59%) JCL
9 5 (0.49%) MATLAB
9 5 (0.49%) VBA
10 4 (0.40%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.30%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.30%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.30%) Ruby
12 2 (0.20%) XPath
12 2 (0.20%) C++
13 1 (0.099%) Perl
13 1 (0.099%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1008 (99.60%) PMI Certification
2 219 (21.64%) Degree
3 203 (20.06%) PMP
4 98 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 43 (4.25%) ISEB
6 35 (3.46%) APMP
7 34 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 22 (2.17%) APMG
9 18 (1.78%) CCSA
9 18 (1.78%) CCSE
10 17 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (1.48%) PgMP
12 14 (1.38%) Security Cleared
12 14 (1.38%) CCNA
12 14 (1.38%) CCDP
13 8 (0.79%) CISSP
13 8 (0.79%) CISA
13 8 (0.79%) SC Cleared
13 8 (0.79%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.62%) QA
2 31 (3.06%) PMBOK
3 15 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.48%) SLA
4 11 (1.09%) ISO 9001
4 11 (1.09%) P3O
5 10 (0.99%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
7 7 (0.69%) EMIR
7 7 (0.69%) COBIT
8 6 (0.59%) ISO 9000
8 6 (0.59%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.40%) MiFID
10 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.099%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.49%) VMware ESX
2 5 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.40%) XenServer
4 3 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.30%) XenApp
5 2 (0.20%) SAP ITS
6 1 (0.099%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.09%) Puppet
3 3 (0.30%) SCCM
3 3 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.099%) Ansible
4 1 (0.099%) Salt
4 1 (0.099%) Opsview
4 1 (0.099%) Nagios
4 1 (0.099%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 135 (13.34%) Microsoft
2 56 (5.53%) Oracle
3 51 (5.04%) SAP
4 44 (4.35%) Cisco
5 27 (2.67%) HP
6 23 (2.27%) Google
7 21 (2.08%) CheckPoint
8 16 (1.58%) VMware
9 14 (1.38%) Citrix
10 13 (1.28%) IBM
11 10 (0.99%) hybris
12 9 (0.89%) Atlassian
12 9 (0.89%) ATG
13 7 (0.69%) Hitwise
14 6 (0.59%) Adobe
14 6 (0.59%) Cognos
15 5 (0.49%) EMC
15 5 (0.49%) PeopleSoft
15 5 (0.49%) Guidewire
15 5 (0.49%) Planview
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Agile Working
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,200 per annum Bonus, Healthcare, Pension, Agile Working
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Bank of England
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Bank of England
Posted: 4 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Send
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £550 - £650 per day + 6 months +
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens & flex working
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 65,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £48,000 to £58,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, Yorkshire
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: £45K - £55K + Car Allowance + Shift Allowance (£15k) + Bonus, Excellen
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Sussex
ComTech Europe Limited
Salary: Car + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago