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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 478 552 488
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -64
Permanent jobs citing PMI 506 428 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.36% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 0.90% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 353 310 348
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%

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
42472 47553 42823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.48% 39.81% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 33465 37674 34741
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 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 4 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
England +50 472 £57,500 +4.54% 54
London +64 234 £58,750 -12.96% 21
South East +25 97 £58,750 +17.50% 6
City of London +38 56 £65,000 - 6
Berkshire +14 47 £65,000 +36.84% 3
East of England +26 42 £50,000 -4.76% 5
West Midlands +15 35 £53,250 +25.29% 4
Reading +9 28 £65,000 +62.50%
South West -11 25 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Scotland +23 22 £45,000 -16.66% 2
Coventry +5 20 £57,500 - 1
East Midlands -2 17 £45,000 -16.27% 5
Yorkshire +6 16 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Hertfordshire +8 15 £57,500 -2.12% 1
Edinburgh +21 14 £37,500 -29.24%
Surrey +20 14 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 14 £57,500 +4.54%
Wimbledon +4 13 £57,500 -
Birmingham -2 13 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Cambridgeshire +9 12 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Bristol -3 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Yorkshire -4 11 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Milton Keynes -11 10 £57,500 +4.54%
Northamptonshire +3 8 £48,000 -41.81% 2
Leeds +3 8 £57,500 +35.29%
Glasgow +17 7 £46,000 -16.36% 2
Nottinghamshire +5 7 £46,250 +2.77% 2
Nottingham -6 7 £46,250 +2.77% 2
Hitchin - 7 - -
East Sussex 0 6 £58,750 -2.08%

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 1002 (98.72%) PMI Certification
2 749 (73.79%) Project Management
3 716 (70.54%) PRINCE2
4 472 (46.50%) Finance
5 389 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
6 208 (20.49%) Degree
7 205 (20.20%) PMP
8 202 (19.90%) Banking
9 199 (19.61%) Scrum
10 195 (19.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 172 (16.95%) MS Excel
11 172 (16.95%) Waterfall
12 164 (16.16%) MS Project
13 149 (14.68%) Telecoms
14 146 (14.38%) Programme Management
15 138 (13.60%) PRINCE
16 136 (13.40%) Microsoft
17 119 (11.72%) Retail
18 109 (10.74%) ITIL
19 108 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
20 104 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
21 97 (9.56%) Business Analysis
22 84 (8.28%) Advertising
23 80 (7.88%) Change Management
23 80 (7.88%) Line Management
24 74 (7.29%) Risk Management
25 72 (7.09%) Project Planning
26 69 (6.80%) SAP
27 68 (6.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
28 66 (6.50%) Service Delivery

PMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 37 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.48%) MS Project Server
3 14 (1.38%) WebSphere
4 10 (0.99%) CMS
4 10 (0.99%) CICS
4 10 (0.99%) Confluence
5 7 (0.69%) SAS
5 7 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (0.59%) Node.js
7 5 (0.49%) Lync
7 5 (0.49%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.49%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.49%) Apache
8 4 (0.39%) FileNet
8 4 (0.39%) JBoss
8 4 (0.39%) Documentum
9 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.30%) Mule
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 172 (16.95%) MS Excel
2 164 (16.16%) MS Project
3 61 (6.01%) MS Office
4 46 (4.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 31 (3.05%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.59%) Mingle
7 5 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.77%) SAP FI
1 18 (1.77%) SAP FI/CO
1 18 (1.77%) SAP CO
2 8 (0.79%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.39%) HFM
4 4 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.30%) Endur
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.20%) Primavera
6 2 (0.20%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.20%) SAP WM
6 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.20%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.099%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.099%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.099%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.89%) SaaS
4 4 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.30%) Yammer
5 3 (0.30%) IaaS
5 3 (0.30%) PaaS
6 1 (0.099%) Force.com
6 1 (0.099%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 56 (5.52%) Wireless
2 17 (1.67%) Firewall
2 17 (1.67%) DWDM
2 17 (1.67%) DSL
3 15 (1.48%) Internet
4 12 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.99%) Intranet
5 10 (0.99%) SAN
5 10 (0.99%) Network Security
6 9 (0.89%) WAN
6 9 (0.89%) LAN
7 8 (0.79%) VoIP
8 6 (0.59%) IPX
9 5 (0.49%) IP Telephony
9 5 (0.49%) VPN
10 4 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.39%) 2G
10 4 (0.39%) 3G
10 4 (0.39%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (1.28%) MS Access
4 10 (0.99%) MySQL
4 10 (0.99%) SQL Anywhere
4 10 (0.99%) Sybase ASA
4 10 (0.99%) MongoDB
4 10 (0.99%) Big Data
5 6 (0.59%) SAP BW
5 6 (0.59%) NoSQL
5 6 (0.59%) HDInsight
6 5 (0.49%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (0.49%) QlikView
7 4 (0.39%) DB2
8 3 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (0.30%) OLAP
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.20%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 31 (3.05%) JIRA
2 11 (1.08%) Hudson
3 8 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.59%) LoadRunner
5 5 (0.49%) Selenium
6 4 (0.39%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.30%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.30%) JSUnit
7 3 (0.30%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.30%) JUnit
8 2 (0.20%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.20%) NUnit
8 2 (0.20%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.20%) QADirector
8 2 (0.20%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.20%) Gradle
9 1 (0.099%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.099%) GCC
9 1 (0.099%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.099%) Subversion
General
1 472 (46.50%) Finance
2 202 (19.90%) Banking
3 149 (14.68%) Telecoms
4 119 (11.72%) Retail
5 84 (8.28%) Advertising
6 57 (5.62%) Marketing
7 41 (4.04%) Manufacturing
8 39 (3.84%) Investment Banking
9 36 (3.55%) Billing
10 33 (3.25%) Legal
11 25 (2.46%) Financial Institution
12 19 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (1.58%) Games
14 15 (1.48%) Publishing
15 14 (1.38%) French Language
16 11 (1.08%) Electronics
17 10 (0.99%) Back Office
18 8 (0.79%) Law
18 8 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
19 7 (0.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 536 (52.81%) Project Manager
2 108 (10.64%) Senior Manager
3 106 (10.44%) Senior Project Manager
4 88 (8.67%) IT Project Manager
5 87 (8.57%) Analyst
6 85 (8.37%) Programme Manager
7 59 (5.81%) Delivery Manager
8 49 (4.83%) Technical Manager
9 41 (4.04%) Technical Project Manager
10 38 (3.74%) Business Analyst
11 37 (3.65%) Consultant
12 34 (3.35%) Developer
13 32 (3.15%) PMO Analyst
13 32 (3.15%) Software Manager
14 31 (3.05%) Infrastructure Manager
15 27 (2.66%) PMO Manager
15 27 (2.66%) Agile Project Manager
16 26 (2.56%) Software Project Manager
16 26 (2.56%) Service Manager
16 26 (2.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.86%) HTML
2 26 (2.56%) XML
3 24 (2.36%) .NET
4 18 (1.77%) Velocity
5 16 (1.58%) Web Services
6 13 (1.28%) CSS
7 12 (1.18%) J2EE
8 10 (0.99%) Middleware
9 9 (0.89%) CSS3
9 9 (0.89%) HTML5
9 9 (0.89%) EDI
10 6 (0.59%) SAP Smart Forms
10 6 (0.59%) Grails
10 6 (0.59%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (0.59%) AngularJS
11 5 (0.49%) RESTful
11 5 (0.49%) jQuery
11 5 (0.49%) Spring
11 5 (0.49%) JSP
12 4 (0.39%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 104 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.33%) Management Information System
3 38 (3.74%) FMCG
4 34 (3.35%) Computer Science
4 34 (3.35%) Mobile App
5 30 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 25 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.58%) Mainframe
8 15 (1.48%) User Experience
9 14 (1.38%) Derivative
9 14 (1.38%) iPad
10 11 (1.08%) Digital Media
10 11 (1.08%) Wiki
11 7 (0.69%) Social Media
11 7 (0.69%) Online Banking
11 7 (0.69%) Economics
12 6 (0.59%) DTV
12 6 (0.59%) Equities
12 6 (0.59%) Life Science
12 6 (0.59%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 54 (5.32%) Windows
2 20 (1.97%) Android
3 14 (1.38%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.18%) Linux
5 8 (0.79%) Windows 8
6 6 (0.59%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.39%) UNIX
8 4 (0.39%) CentOS
8 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.20%) Solaris
10 1 (0.099%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.099%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 749 (73.79%) Project Management
2 716 (70.54%) PRINCE2
3 389 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
4 199 (19.61%) Scrum
5 195 (19.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 172 (16.95%) Waterfall
7 146 (14.38%) Programme Management
8 138 (13.60%) PRINCE
9 109 (10.74%) ITIL
10 108 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 97 (9.56%) Business Analysis
12 80 (7.88%) Change Management
12 80 (7.88%) Line Management
13 74 (7.29%) Risk Management
14 72 (7.09%) Project Planning
15 66 (6.50%) Service Delivery
15 66 (6.50%) Change Control
16 64 (6.31%) Six Sigma
17 60 (5.91%) Service Management
18 59 (5.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 63 (6.21%) Java
2 55 (5.42%) SQL
3 32 (3.15%) C
4 18 (1.77%) Python
4 18 (1.77%) JavaScript
5 11 (1.08%) PL/SQL
6 7 (0.69%) T-SQL
7 6 (0.59%) JCL
7 6 (0.59%) Assembly Language
7 6 (0.59%) Groovy
8 5 (0.49%) Bash Shell
8 5 (0.49%) C#
8 5 (0.49%) VBA
8 5 (0.49%) MATLAB
9 4 (0.39%) Ruby
10 3 (0.30%) PHP
10 3 (0.30%) C++
11 1 (0.099%) Perl
11 1 (0.099%) VB
11 1 (0.099%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1002 (98.72%) PMI Certification
2 208 (20.49%) Degree
3 205 (20.20%) PMP
4 68 (6.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 55 (5.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 47 (4.63%) ISEB
7 41 (4.04%) APMP
8 28 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (1.77%) MAPM
10 16 (1.58%) APMG
11 14 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (1.18%) ISTQB
13 11 (1.08%) MCP
14 10 (0.99%) CNE
14 10 (0.99%) Novell Certification
15 9 (0.89%) PgMP
15 9 (0.89%) CAPM
15 9 (0.89%) CSQA
15 9 (0.89%) MBA
16 7 (0.69%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.11%) QA
2 28 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.56%) ISO 9001
4 24 (2.36%) SLA
5 21 (2.07%) ISO 14001
5 21 (2.07%) ISO 9000
6 18 (1.77%) PMBOK
7 12 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
8 11 (1.08%) P3O
8 11 (1.08%) EMIR
9 5 (0.49%) MiFID
10 4 (0.39%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.39%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.20%) TickIT
11 2 (0.20%) FATCA
12 1 (0.099%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.099%) Basel III
12 1 (0.099%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.79%) XenApp
4 4 (0.39%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.39%) XenServer
5 3 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.099%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.099%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (1.08%) Puppet
2 9 (0.89%) SCCM
3 5 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.30%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 3 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.099%) Ansible
5 1 (0.099%) Salt
Vendors
1 136 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 69 (6.80%) SAP
3 58 (5.71%) Oracle
4 18 (1.77%) VMware
5 16 (1.58%) Niku
6 15 (1.48%) Cisco
7 13 (1.28%) Citrix
7 13 (1.28%) IBM
8 12 (1.18%) hybris
9 11 (1.08%) CheckPoint
9 11 (1.08%) ATG
10 10 (0.99%) Sybase
10 10 (0.99%) Novell
11 8 (0.79%) Adobe
11 8 (0.79%) HP
11 8 (0.79%) Sun
12 6 (0.59%) Cognizant
12 6 (0.59%) Google
13 5 (0.49%) PeopleSoft
14 4 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
Berkshire
Project People Ltd.
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Healthcare + Pension + other soft Be
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits + car
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 36 days holiday, training, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £31000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum 10% bonus plus comprehensive benef
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Packag
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £42 - £90 per annum + Excellent Pac
Posted: 5 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £80k
Posted: 6 days ago