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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 462 525 472
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -53
Permanent jobs citing PMI 515 387 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.37% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 0.94% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 416 256 400
Average salary £55,000 £57,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.93% +4.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
39821 40968 41864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.70% 39.42% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32217 32014 34901
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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
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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 +89 488 £55,000 -4.34% 49
London +12 220 £60,000 -9.43% 24
South East +24 127 £56,000 +5.06% 6
City of London +7 54 £67,500 -3.57% 9
Berkshire +43 52 £65,000 +36.84% 1
East of England +17 44 £54,000 -21.45% 4
Surrey +15 43 £50,000 -4.76%
Yorkshire +1 30 £50,000 +5.26% 4
West Yorkshire +9 28 £50,000 +5.26% 4
North West -9 23 £44,000 -2.22% 4
South West +1 20 £52,500 +61.53% 2
Edinburgh +17 16 £37,500 -24.24% 2
Scotland +13 16 £37,500 -8.53% 2
Reading +19 15 £63,000 +68.00%
Leeds -9 14 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Cambridgeshire +13 12 £62,500 - 2
Essex -12 12 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands -12 12 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Hertfordshire - 12 £57,500 -
Guildford - 12 £62,500 -
Hampshire -19 11 £80,000 +68.42% 2
Bradford - 11 £55,000 -
East Midlands +27 10 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Manchester -18 10 £44,000 -2.11% 2
Slough - 10 £43,750 - 1
Buckinghamshire +5 9 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Cheshire -3 9 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Bedfordshire +11 8 £45,000 -40.00%
Wiltshire +6 7 £62,500 +31.57%
Gloucestershire -5 7 £35,000 +7.69%

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1014 (99.90%) PMI Certification
2 813 (80.10%) Project Management
3 769 (75.76%) PRINCE2
4 415 (40.89%) Finance
5 363 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
6 216 (21.28%) Degree
7 211 (20.79%) PMP
8 184 (18.13%) Microsoft
9 177 (17.44%) ITIL
10 172 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 167 (16.45%) Waterfall
12 157 (15.47%) Banking
13 152 (14.98%) MS Project
14 148 (14.58%) MS Excel
15 146 (14.38%) PRINCE
16 134 (13.20%) Scrum
17 130 (12.81%) Programme Management
18 121 (11.92%) Change Management
19 116 (11.43%) Risk Management
20 107 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
21 100 (9.85%) Retail
22 96 (9.46%) Telecoms
23 89 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
24 87 (8.57%) Business Analysis
24 87 (8.57%) MS Office
25 81 (7.98%) Service Management
25 81 (7.98%) Service Delivery
26 76 (7.49%) Mentoring
27 73 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
27 73 (7.19%) Migration

PMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 64 (6.31%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.38%) SAS
2 14 (1.38%) MS Project Server
3 11 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (0.79%) CMS
5 7 (0.69%) Lync
5 7 (0.69%) OpenStack
6 4 (0.39%) CICS
6 4 (0.39%) Apache
7 3 (0.30%) Mule
7 3 (0.30%) Confluence
7 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.20%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.099%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.099%) Node.js
9 1 (0.099%) WebLogic
Applications
1 152 (14.98%) MS Project
2 148 (14.58%) MS Excel
3 87 (8.57%) MS Office
4 31 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (2.86%) MS Visio
6 11 (1.08%) PowerPivot
7 7 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.099%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (0.99%) SAP FI
1 10 (0.99%) SAP FI/CO
1 10 (0.99%) SAP CO
2 6 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.59%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.39%) HFM
4 3 (0.30%) Endur
4 3 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.20%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.20%) SAP WM
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.099%) Agresso
6 1 (0.099%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.099%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.099%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.099%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.099%) CA Clarity
6 1 (0.099%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 55 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (2.46%) Office 365
3 12 (1.18%) SaaS
4 3 (0.30%) PaaS
4 3 (0.30%) IaaS
5 1 (0.099%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.27%) Wireless
2 21 (2.07%) WAN
3 17 (1.67%) SAN
3 17 (1.67%) Intranet
4 16 (1.58%) LAN
5 15 (1.48%) IP Telephony
6 10 (0.99%) VoIP
6 10 (0.99%) VPN
7 9 (0.89%) Firewall
7 9 (0.89%) Network Security
7 9 (0.89%) NAS
7 9 (0.89%) Unified Communications
8 7 (0.69%) MPLS
9 6 (0.59%) IPX
9 6 (0.59%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.59%) ADSL
9 6 (0.59%) ATM
9 6 (0.59%) ISDN
10 5 (0.49%) Cisco IPT
10 5 (0.49%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (3.35%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (1.48%) OLAP
4 13 (1.28%) Big Data
5 12 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (1.08%) PerformancePoint
6 11 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 11 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (1.08%) Microsoft Power View
6 11 (1.08%) OLAP Cube
7 7 (0.69%) MySQL
7 7 (0.69%) MS Access
8 6 (0.59%) DB2
8 6 (0.59%) Sybase ASA
8 6 (0.59%) SQL Anywhere
9 5 (0.49%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 14 (1.38%) JIRA
2 5 (0.49%) Subversion
3 4 (0.39%) Selenium
3 4 (0.39%) Hudson
4 2 (0.20%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.20%) NUnit
4 2 (0.20%) QADirector
4 2 (0.20%) JUnit
4 2 (0.20%) RequisitePro
4 2 (0.20%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.20%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.099%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.099%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.099%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.099%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.099%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.099%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.099%) GCC
5 1 (0.099%) Redmine
General
1 415 (40.89%) Finance
2 157 (15.47%) Banking
3 100 (9.85%) Retail
4 96 (9.46%) Telecoms
5 50 (4.93%) Marketing
6 48 (4.73%) Advertising
7 46 (4.53%) Manufacturing
8 31 (3.05%) Legal
9 30 (2.96%) Investment Banking
10 23 (2.27%) Corporate Banking
11 17 (1.67%) Billing
12 15 (1.48%) Games
13 13 (1.28%) Law
13 13 (1.28%) Spanish Language
14 12 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.99%) German Language
16 9 (0.89%) International Banking
16 9 (0.89%) Retail Banking
16 9 (0.89%) Automotive
17 8 (0.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 524 (51.63%) Project Manager
2 137 (13.50%) Senior Manager
3 124 (12.22%) Senior Project Manager
4 113 (11.13%) Analyst
5 93 (9.16%) IT Project Manager
6 83 (8.18%) Programme Manager
7 51 (5.02%) Infrastructure Manager
8 48 (4.73%) Business Analyst
8 48 (4.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 45 (4.43%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 40 (3.94%) Agile Project Manager
11 39 (3.84%) Consultant
12 38 (3.74%) Delivery Manager
12 38 (3.74%) PMO Analyst
13 26 (2.56%) Business Manager
14 22 (2.17%) Architect
14 22 (2.17%) Developer
14 22 (2.17%) Digital Project Manager
15 18 (1.77%) Solutions Architect
15 18 (1.77%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (3.15%) .NET
2 19 (1.87%) HTML
3 16 (1.58%) EDI
4 15 (1.48%) XML
5 10 (0.99%) J2EE
6 8 (0.79%) HTML5
7 7 (0.69%) Java EE
8 6 (0.59%) JSP
8 6 (0.59%) Web Services
9 5 (0.49%) CSS
9 5 (0.49%) Velocity
10 4 (0.39%) JNDI
10 4 (0.39%) MDX
10 4 (0.39%) JDBC
10 4 (0.39%) JMS
11 3 (0.30%) XSD
11 3 (0.30%) RESTful
12 2 (0.20%) jQuery
12 2 (0.20%) Regular Expression
12 2 (0.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 107 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (5.52%) Management Information System
3 34 (3.35%) Mobile App
4 31 (3.05%) Computer Science
5 20 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 19 (1.87%) FMCG
7 14 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.08%) Open Source
9 9 (0.89%) Social Media
9 9 (0.89%) Life Science
9 9 (0.89%) Digital Media
10 8 (0.79%) User Experience
10 8 (0.79%) Mathematics
10 8 (0.79%) iPad
11 7 (0.69%) Economics
12 6 (0.59%) DTV
13 5 (0.49%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.49%) Mobile Computing
14 4 (0.39%) Statistics
14 4 (0.39%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 54 (5.32%) Windows
2 13 (1.28%) Android
3 12 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.08%) UNIX
5 10 (0.99%) Linux
6 7 (0.69%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.59%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.49%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.39%) CentOS
9 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 813 (80.10%) Project Management
2 769 (75.76%) PRINCE2
3 363 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
4 177 (17.44%) ITIL
5 172 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 167 (16.45%) Waterfall
7 146 (14.38%) PRINCE
8 134 (13.20%) Scrum
9 130 (12.81%) Programme Management
10 121 (11.92%) Change Management
11 116 (11.43%) Risk Management
12 87 (8.57%) Business Analysis
13 81 (7.98%) Service Delivery
13 81 (7.98%) Service Management
14 76 (7.49%) Mentoring
15 73 (7.19%) Migration
15 73 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
16 65 (6.40%) Business Development
17 64 (6.31%) Project Planning
18 62 (6.11%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 67 (6.60%) SQL
2 48 (4.73%) C
3 46 (4.53%) Java
4 20 (1.97%) C#
5 12 (1.18%) T-SQL
6 10 (0.99%) PL/SQL
7 9 (0.89%) Python
8 7 (0.69%) VBA
8 7 (0.69%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.49%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.49%) PHP
10 4 (0.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (0.30%) C++
12 2 (0.20%) Perl
12 2 (0.20%) sed
12 2 (0.20%) AWK
13 1 (0.099%) Ruby
13 1 (0.099%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.099%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.099%) VB
Qualifications
1 1014 (99.90%) PMI Certification
2 216 (21.28%) Degree
3 211 (20.79%) PMP
4 89 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 54 (5.32%) APMP
6 49 (4.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 43 (4.24%) ISEB
8 31 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
10 26 (2.56%) MAPM
11 13 (1.28%) MBA
11 13 (1.28%) CISA
12 12 (1.18%) CISSP
13 10 (0.99%) CISM
14 9 (0.89%) Security Cleared
15 8 (0.79%) PgMP
16 6 (0.59%) CITP
16 6 (0.59%) CAPM
16 6 (0.59%) PhD
16 6 (0.59%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.62%) QA
2 30 (2.96%) SLA
3 27 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (2.17%) ISO 9001
5 13 (1.28%) ISO 9000
5 13 (1.28%) ISO 14001
6 9 (0.89%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.89%) P3O
7 7 (0.69%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.49%) EMIR
8 5 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
8 5 (0.49%) FATCA
8 5 (0.49%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.20%) Basel III
9 2 (0.20%) BS25999
9 2 (0.20%) TickIT
10 1 (0.099%) GAMP
10 1 (0.099%) GxP
System Software
1 15 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.69%) XenApp
5 5 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.49%) vSphere
6 1 (0.099%) Firmware
6 1 (0.099%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (0.89%) SCCM
2 5 (0.49%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.099%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.099%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.099%) Puppet
4 1 (0.099%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.099%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 184 (18.13%) Microsoft
2 71 (7.00%) SAP
3 42 (4.14%) Oracle
4 25 (2.46%) VMware
5 20 (1.97%) Citrix
6 16 (1.58%) Cisco
7 15 (1.48%) HP
8 11 (1.08%) IBM
9 10 (0.99%) Niku
10 8 (0.79%) Sun
10 8 (0.79%) Cognizant
11 7 (0.69%) Adobe
12 6 (0.59%) Sybase
12 6 (0.59%) Novell
13 5 (0.49%) hybris
13 5 (0.49%) F5
13 5 (0.49%) Remedy
14 4 (0.39%) Demandware
14 4 (0.39%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £6k Car Allowance + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lifecycle Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum Up to £70K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £95000 - £105000 per annum + bonus, car, bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago