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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 472 482 507
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +25
Permanent jobs citing PMI 518 522 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 1.13% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 400 340 354
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.00%

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
44198 46161 43817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.30% 39.38% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 35107 36355 35274
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,825 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +15 491 £55,000 -4.34% 56
London +28 232 £60,000 -4.00% 20
South East +3 87 £55,000 -9.09% 8
City of London +50 66 £62,500 - 5
East of England +24 46 £50,000 -9.09% 5
North West +17 37 £45,000 -35.71% 7
Berkshire +15 36 £65,000 +18.18% 2
East Midlands +23 29 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Yorkshire -38 21 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Hampshire -3 18 £58,500 -3.30% 2
Manchester +17 17 £46,250 +5.11% 6
Essex +5 16 £42,000 -36.60%
West Midlands -3 16 £49,500 +8.79% 2
Scotland +7 15 £43,750 -16.66%
Cheshire -1 15 £38,777 -48.29%
Northamptonshire - 15 £50,000 - 2
Edinburgh +3 14 £47,500 -9.52%
Bedfordshire +9 12 £47,500 -12.44%
South West -17 12 £42,500 +13.33% 5
West Yorkshire -40 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Northampton - 12 £50,000 - 1
Knutsford +6 11 £35,500 -19.31%
Slough - 10 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 9 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 8 £60,000 +20.00% 1
North Yorkshire +2 8 £40,000 -46.66% 2
Reading 0 8 £57,500 -17.85%
Wales - 8 £32,500 -
Coventry - 8 £57,500 - 1
Cardiff - 8 £32,500 -

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1005 (98.63%) PMI Certification
2 686 (67.32%) Project Management
3 685 (67.22%) PRINCE2
4 460 (45.14%) Finance
5 372 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
6 227 (22.28%) Degree
7 213 (20.90%) PMP
8 203 (19.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 196 (19.23%) Scrum
10 181 (17.76%) Banking
11 176 (17.27%) MS Excel
12 174 (17.08%) MS Project
13 153 (15.01%) SDLC
14 141 (13.84%) Programme Management
15 139 (13.64%) Microsoft
16 135 (13.25%) Telecoms
17 127 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
18 126 (12.37%) ITIL
19 114 (11.19%) Retail
20 113 (11.09%) Waterfall
21 110 (10.79%) Continuous Improvement
22 96 (9.42%) PRINCE
23 93 (9.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
24 85 (8.34%) Risk Management
25 80 (7.85%) Business Analysis
26 79 (7.75%) Change Management
27 77 (7.56%) Service Management
27 77 (7.56%) Line Management
28 75 (7.36%) MS Office
28 75 (7.36%) Project Planning

PMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.57%) Confluence
3 14 (1.37%) WebSphere
4 9 (0.88%) MS Project Server
4 9 (0.88%) Node.js
4 9 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (0.59%) CICS
5 6 (0.59%) CMS
6 5 (0.49%) FileNet
6 5 (0.49%) Documentum
6 5 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (0.39%) Lync
7 4 (0.39%) JBoss
7 4 (0.39%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.39%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.29%) IIS
9 2 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.20%) SAS
9 2 (0.20%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 176 (17.27%) MS Excel
2 174 (17.08%) MS Project
3 75 (7.36%) MS Office
4 49 (4.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 47 (4.61%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.59%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.59%) Mingle
6 6 (0.59%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.098%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.28%) SAP FI
2 12 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
2 12 (1.18%) SAP CO
3 8 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.49%) Primavera
4 5 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.29%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.29%) CA PPM
6 3 (0.29%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.098%) SAP cProjects
8 1 (0.098%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.098%) Movex
8 1 (0.098%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.098%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.098%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.88%) SaaS
3 7 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.69%) IaaS
4 6 (0.59%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.49%) PaaS
6 3 (0.29%) Office 365
6 3 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.29%) Yammer
7 1 (0.098%) Force.com
7 1 (0.098%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.02%) Wireless
2 23 (2.26%) DWDM
2 23 (2.26%) DSL
3 22 (2.16%) Firewall
4 15 (1.47%) Internet
5 14 (1.37%) WAN
6 12 (1.18%) LAN
7 10 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (0.98%) Unified Communications
8 9 (0.88%) VoIP
9 7 (0.69%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.69%) VPN
9 7 (0.69%) IP Telephony
10 6 (0.59%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (0.49%) Intranet
12 4 (0.39%) Bluetooth
12 4 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.29%) NFC
13 3 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (0.29%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (2.36%) SQL Server
2 19 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (1.47%) MySQL
4 14 (1.37%) MS Access
5 13 (1.28%) MongoDB
6 10 (0.98%) Oracle Database
7 8 (0.79%) Big Data
8 7 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (0.59%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.39%) HDInsight
11 4 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.39%) Sybase ASA
11 4 (0.39%) SQL Anywhere
12 3 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.29%) DB2
12 3 (0.29%) Oracle Exadata
12 3 (0.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (4.02%) JIRA
2 20 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.88%) Hudson
4 8 (0.79%) Bugzilla
5 6 (0.59%) LoadRunner
5 6 (0.59%) JSUnit
5 6 (0.59%) Jasmine
6 5 (0.49%) Selenium
7 4 (0.39%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.39%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.39%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.39%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.20%) FxCop
8 2 (0.20%) StyleCop
8 2 (0.20%) JUnit
8 2 (0.20%) Gradle
8 2 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.20%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.098%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.098%) MSI
General
1 460 (45.14%) Finance
2 181 (17.76%) Banking
3 135 (13.25%) Telecoms
4 114 (11.19%) Retail
5 64 (6.28%) Advertising
6 51 (5.00%) Legal
7 48 (4.71%) Marketing
8 44 (4.32%) Financial Institution
9 36 (3.53%) Billing
10 28 (2.75%) Investment Banking
11 26 (2.55%) Manufacturing
12 18 (1.77%) Publishing
13 17 (1.67%) French Language
14 12 (1.18%) Law
14 12 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.98%) German Language
16 8 (0.79%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.79%) Back Office
16 8 (0.79%) Games
17 5 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 537 (52.70%) Project Manager
2 98 (9.62%) Analyst
3 79 (7.75%) Senior Manager
4 78 (7.65%) Senior Project Manager
5 65 (6.38%) Programme Manager
6 61 (5.99%) IT Project Manager
6 61 (5.99%) Technical Manager
7 60 (5.89%) Technical Project Manager
8 56 (5.50%) Delivery Manager
9 49 (4.81%) Developer
10 46 (4.51%) Business Analyst
11 35 (3.43%) Infrastructure Manager
11 35 (3.43%) Agile Project Manager
12 33 (3.24%) PMO Analyst
12 33 (3.24%) PMO Manager
13 31 (3.04%) Consultant
14 30 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 29 (2.85%) Software Project Manager
15 29 (2.85%) Software Manager
16 25 (2.45%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (4.81%) HTML
2 35 (3.43%) .NET
3 31 (3.04%) CSS
4 24 (2.36%) XML
4 24 (2.36%) HTML5
5 22 (2.16%) CSS3
5 22 (2.16%) Web Services
6 19 (1.86%) Velocity
7 15 (1.47%) jQuery
8 13 (1.28%) AngularJS
9 12 (1.18%) Middleware
10 9 (0.88%) ASP.NET
10 9 (0.88%) Grails
10 9 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (0.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (0.79%) YUI
11 8 (0.79%) J2EE
12 7 (0.69%) WCF
13 6 (0.59%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 127 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (5.59%) Data Centre
3 43 (4.22%) Management Information System
4 27 (2.65%) Computer Science
5 25 (2.45%) FMCG
5 25 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 19 (1.86%) User Experience
8 17 (1.67%) Online Banking
9 14 (1.37%) Derivative
9 14 (1.37%) Mainframe
9 14 (1.37%) Mobile App
10 9 (0.88%) iPad
10 9 (0.88%) Wiki
11 7 (0.69%) GIS
11 7 (0.69%) Equities
12 6 (0.59%) Internet of Things
12 6 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
13 5 (0.49%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (4.02%) Windows
2 10 (0.98%) Linux
2 10 (0.98%) Android
3 6 (0.59%) UNIX
4 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.49%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.39%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.39%) Windows 8
5 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.29%) AIX
6 3 (0.29%) Solaris
7 2 (0.20%) zOS
8 1 (0.098%) MVS
8 1 (0.098%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.098%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 686 (67.32%) Project Management
2 685 (67.22%) PRINCE2
3 372 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
4 203 (19.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 196 (19.23%) Scrum
6 153 (15.01%) SDLC
7 141 (13.84%) Programme Management
8 126 (12.37%) ITIL
9 113 (11.09%) Waterfall
10 110 (10.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 96 (9.42%) PRINCE
12 85 (8.34%) Risk Management
13 80 (7.85%) Business Analysis
14 79 (7.75%) Change Management
15 77 (7.56%) Service Management
15 77 (7.56%) Line Management
16 75 (7.36%) Project Planning
17 70 (6.87%) Change Control
18 67 (6.58%) Service Delivery
19 56 (5.50%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (5.30%) Java
2 43 (4.22%) SQL
3 30 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 27 (2.65%) C
5 15 (1.47%) C#
6 12 (1.18%) Python
7 9 (0.88%) Groovy
8 6 (0.59%) Assembly Language
8 6 (0.59%) JCL
9 5 (0.49%) MATLAB
9 5 (0.49%) VBA
9 5 (0.49%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.39%) Ruby
10 4 (0.39%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.39%) PHP
11 2 (0.20%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.20%) C++
11 2 (0.20%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.098%) XPath
12 1 (0.098%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1005 (98.63%) PMI Certification
2 227 (22.28%) Degree
3 213 (20.90%) PMP
4 93 (9.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 39 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 35 (3.43%) ISEB
6 35 (3.43%) APMP
7 18 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (1.67%) CCSA
8 17 (1.67%) CCSE
9 15 (1.47%) APMG
10 13 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (1.18%) CCNA
11 12 (1.18%) CCDP
12 11 (1.08%) ISTQB
13 9 (0.88%) CSQA
14 8 (0.79%) MAPM
15 7 (0.69%) PgMP
15 7 (0.69%) CAPM
15 7 (0.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.59%) QA
2 38 (3.73%) PMBOK
3 18 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.37%) ISO 9001
4 14 (1.37%) SLA
5 12 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
6 11 (1.08%) P3O
7 9 (0.88%) EMIR
7 9 (0.88%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.79%) ISO 9000
8 8 (0.79%) ISO 14001
9 6 (0.59%) MiFID
10 4 (0.39%) COBIT
11 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.098%) TickIT
12 1 (0.098%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (0.59%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.49%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.39%) XenServer
4 3 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.29%) XenApp
5 2 (0.20%) SAP ITS
6 1 (0.098%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (1.37%) Puppet
2 9 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.29%) SCCM
5 1 (0.098%) Nagios
5 1 (0.098%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.098%) Ansible
5 1 (0.098%) Salt
5 1 (0.098%) Opsview
Vendors
1 139 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 58 (5.69%) SAP
3 50 (4.91%) Oracle
4 37 (3.63%) Cisco
5 20 (1.96%) CheckPoint
6 16 (1.57%) HP
7 15 (1.47%) Google
8 14 (1.37%) IBM
9 10 (0.98%) VMware
9 10 (0.98%) hybris
10 9 (0.88%) ATG
10 9 (0.88%) Citrix
11 7 (0.69%) Niku
12 6 (0.59%) Adobe
12 6 (0.59%) Atlassian
13 5 (0.49%) Guidewire
13 5 (0.49%) EMC
13 5 (0.49%) Planview
14 4 (0.39%) Civica
14 4 (0.39%) Novell
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + 10% bonus and more
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £3000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, PMI
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus+car +bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Morrisons
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Morrisons
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ordnance Survey
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, car
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + extensive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £70000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 5 days ago