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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 488 520 485
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -35
Permanent jobs citing PMI 494 409 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 0.96% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 359 326 408
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 £36,950 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £78,400 £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
42790 42660 45407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.61% 39.43% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33752 34664 37858
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 21 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 21 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 +14 452 £60,000 +9.09% 46
London +17 232 £62,500 - 20
South East -36 87 £65,000 +22.64% 6
City of London +20 45 £62,500 +13.63% 6
Scotland +31 36 £53,000 +7.07% 3
East of England 0 36 £55,000 +15.78% 8
Surrey -16 36 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Edinburgh +22 34 £53,000 +7.07%
South West -6 34 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire -21 27 £39,000 -13.33% 4
West Yorkshire -22 23 £33,000 -26.66% 4
Berkshire -7 22 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Leeds -31 18 £33,000 -26.66% 1
North West -5 17 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Bristol +13 15 £60,000 +30.43% 1
Essex +4 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Reading -12 11 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands -30 11 £65,000 +44.44%
Cambridgeshire - 10 £62,500 - 2
Wiltshire -4 9 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Hampshire -13 9 £86,250 +76.92% 1
Cambridge - 9 £63,750 - 2
Hertfordshire -11 8 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Weybridge - 8 £71,250 -
Oxfordshire +9 7 £42,500 -15.00%
Birmingham -13 7 £65,000 +13.04%
Buckinghamshire +5 6 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Manchester -21 6 - - 1
Merseyside - 6 £70,000 -
Bedfordshire -11 5 £55,000 -21.42% 1

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 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 1004 (99.70%) PMI Certification
2 788 (78.25%) Project Management
3 758 (75.27%) PRINCE2
4 476 (47.27%) Finance
5 283 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
6 282 (28.00%) Degree
7 214 (21.25%) Microsoft
8 207 (20.56%) PMP
9 199 (19.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 196 (19.46%) ITIL
11 185 (18.37%) Programme Management
12 164 (16.29%) Banking
13 160 (15.89%) MS Excel
14 156 (15.49%) MS Project
15 138 (13.70%) Risk Management
16 132 (13.11%) MS Office
17 131 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
18 129 (12.81%) Retail
19 121 (12.02%) Change Management
20 117 (11.62%) Business Development
21 114 (11.32%) Scrum
22 110 (10.92%) Waterfall
23 105 (10.43%) Service Delivery
24 104 (10.33%) PRINCE
25 97 (9.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
25 97 (9.63%) Mentoring
26 86 (8.54%) Service Management
27 73 (7.25%) Business Analysis
27 73 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
28 72 (7.15%) MS PowerPoint

PMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 52 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 27 (2.68%) MS Project Server
3 13 (1.29%) OpenStack
4 12 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (1.19%) SAS
5 4 (0.40%) IIS
5 4 (0.40%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.40%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.30%) GroupWise
6 3 (0.30%) CMS
6 3 (0.30%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (0.30%) Confluence
7 2 (0.20%) Lync
8 1 (0.099%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.099%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.099%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.099%) Node.js
Applications
1 160 (15.89%) MS Excel
2 156 (15.49%) MS Project
3 132 (13.11%) MS Office
4 72 (7.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 41 (4.07%) MS Visio
6 11 (1.09%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.20%) Mingle
9 1 (0.099%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.099%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.70%) Temenos T24
2 4 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.30%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.20%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.20%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.099%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.099%) HFM
5 1 (0.099%) Summit
5 1 (0.099%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.099%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.099%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 60 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (4.27%) Office 365
3 10 (0.99%) SaaS
4 6 (0.60%) PaaS
4 6 (0.60%) IaaS
5 3 (0.30%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.18%) WAN
2 19 (1.89%) LAN
3 13 (1.29%) IP Telephony
4 12 (1.19%) SAN
5 11 (1.09%) Internet
6 10 (0.99%) Unified Communications
6 10 (0.99%) Intranet
7 8 (0.79%) VoIP
8 7 (0.70%) VPN
9 6 (0.60%) ADSL
9 6 (0.60%) ATM
9 6 (0.60%) ISDN
9 6 (0.60%) MPLS
10 5 (0.50%) Cisco IPT
10 5 (0.50%) Firewall
10 5 (0.50%) iSCSI
10 5 (0.50%) NAS
11 4 (0.40%) LDAP
12 3 (0.30%) IMAP
12 3 (0.30%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (2.18%) OLAP
3 21 (2.09%) SQL Server
4 12 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (1.19%) QlikView
4 12 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 11 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (1.09%) PerformancePoint
5 11 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (1.09%) Microsoft Power View
6 10 (0.99%) Oracle OLAP
7 8 (0.79%) Big Data
8 5 (0.50%) MySQL
8 5 (0.50%) DB2
9 4 (0.40%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.30%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (1.79%) JIRA
2 5 (0.50%) Selenium
2 5 (0.50%) Axure RP
3 4 (0.40%) Subversion
4 3 (0.30%) NUnit
4 3 (0.30%) JUnit
5 2 (0.20%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.099%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.099%) Gradle
6 1 (0.099%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.099%) Redmine
6 1 (0.099%) Git (software)
General
1 476 (47.27%) Finance
2 164 (16.29%) Banking
3 129 (12.81%) Retail
4 64 (6.36%) Telecoms
5 48 (4.77%) Marketing
6 33 (3.28%) Legal
6 33 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 33 (3.28%) German Language
7 30 (2.98%) Investment Banking
8 26 (2.58%) Retail Banking
8 26 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 25 (2.48%) French Language
10 24 (2.38%) Corporate Banking
11 23 (2.28%) Spanish Language
12 19 (1.89%) Italian Language
13 17 (1.69%) Advertising
14 16 (1.59%) Back Office
15 14 (1.39%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.99%) Law
16 10 (0.99%) Billing
Job Titles
1 488 (48.46%) Project Manager
2 136 (13.51%) Senior Manager
3 135 (13.41%) Analyst
4 106 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
5 83 (8.24%) Programme Manager
6 67 (6.65%) IT Project Manager
7 60 (5.96%) Business Analyst
8 50 (4.97%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 49 (4.87%) Infrastructure Manager
9 49 (4.87%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 48 (4.77%) PMO Analyst
11 38 (3.77%) Consultant
12 34 (3.38%) Agile Project Manager
13 29 (2.88%) Security Manager
14 23 (2.28%) Architect
14 23 (2.28%) PMO Manager
14 23 (2.28%) Business Manager
15 21 (2.09%) Developer
16 19 (1.89%) Delivery Manager
17 17 (1.69%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (3.77%) .NET
2 19 (1.89%) HTML
3 15 (1.49%) XML
4 10 (0.99%) HTML5
5 9 (0.89%) J2EE
6 8 (0.79%) EDI
7 7 (0.70%) CSS
8 6 (0.60%) Java EE
9 5 (0.50%) COM
9 5 (0.50%) XSD
10 4 (0.40%) CGI
10 4 (0.40%) Servlets
10 4 (0.40%) SAML
10 4 (0.40%) MDX
11 3 (0.30%) jQuery
11 3 (0.30%) Ajax
11 3 (0.30%) XHTML
11 3 (0.30%) Flash
11 3 (0.30%) Web Services
11 3 (0.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 131 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (4.57%) Computer Science
3 41 (4.07%) Management Information System
4 17 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
5 16 (1.59%) Open Source
5 16 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (1.49%) Life Science
7 13 (1.29%) FMCG
7 13 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 8 (0.79%) Mathematics
9 7 (0.70%) Kindle
10 6 (0.60%) SWIFT
10 6 (0.60%) Social Media
10 6 (0.60%) GIS
10 6 (0.60%) Mainframe
10 6 (0.60%) Derivative
11 5 (0.50%) Statistics
11 5 (0.50%) IBM Mainframe
11 5 (0.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (2.98%) Windows
2 14 (1.39%) UNIX
3 7 (0.70%) Linux
4 6 (0.60%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.30%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.30%) Android
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.099%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 788 (78.25%) Project Management
2 758 (75.27%) PRINCE2
3 283 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
4 199 (19.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 196 (19.46%) ITIL
6 185 (18.37%) Programme Management
7 138 (13.70%) Risk Management
8 121 (12.02%) Change Management
9 117 (11.62%) Business Development
10 114 (11.32%) Scrum
11 110 (10.92%) Waterfall
12 105 (10.43%) Service Delivery
13 104 (10.33%) PRINCE
14 97 (9.63%) Mentoring
15 86 (8.54%) Service Management
16 73 (7.25%) Business Analysis
16 73 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
17 68 (6.75%) Coaching
18 64 (6.36%) Project Planning
19 63 (6.26%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 59 (5.86%) C
2 50 (4.97%) SQL
3 33 (3.28%) Java
4 24 (2.38%) C#
5 9 (0.89%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.50%) PowerHouse
6 5 (0.50%) PHP
6 5 (0.50%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (0.20%) R
8 2 (0.20%) VBA
8 2 (0.20%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.099%) Groovy
9 1 (0.099%) Ruby
9 1 (0.099%) Python
9 1 (0.099%) VB
9 1 (0.099%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.099%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1004 (99.70%) PMI Certification
2 282 (28.00%) Degree
3 207 (20.56%) PMP
4 97 (9.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 57 (5.66%) APMP
6 52 (5.16%) ISEB
7 42 (4.17%) CISSP
8 39 (3.87%) CISA
8 39 (3.87%) CISM
9 35 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 30 (2.98%) MBA
11 19 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (1.29%) MAPM
14 10 (0.99%) Security Cleared
15 8 (0.79%) ISTQB
16 6 (0.60%) MCSE
17 5 (0.50%) CITP
17 5 (0.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
17 5 (0.50%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (3.97%) QA
3 29 (2.88%) PCI DSS
4 28 (2.78%) SLA
5 19 (1.89%) Data Quality
6 16 (1.59%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.89%) COBIT
8 5 (0.50%) ISO 9000
8 5 (0.50%) P3O
9 4 (0.40%) FATCA
9 4 (0.40%) GxP
10 3 (0.30%) GAMP
10 3 (0.30%) EMIR
10 3 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.20%) Basel III
11 2 (0.20%) BS25999
12 1 (0.099%) COREP
12 1 (0.099%) FINREP
System Software
1 9 (0.89%) Active Directory
1 9 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.50%) ServiceCenter
1 5 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.40%) SCCM
3 2 (0.20%) Puppet
4 1 (0.099%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.099%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.099%) EMC TimeFinder
4 1 (0.099%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.099%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 214 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 58 (5.76%) SAP
3 43 (4.27%) Oracle
4 28 (2.78%) Cisco
5 24 (2.38%) Cognos
6 21 (2.09%) Citrix
7 19 (1.89%) VMware
7 19 (1.89%) IBM
8 13 (1.29%) HP
9 11 (1.09%) Cognizant
9 11 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
9 11 (1.09%) Business Objects
10 9 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (0.70%) Siebel
12 6 (0.60%) Temenos
12 6 (0.60%) ESRI
13 4 (0.40%) TSYS
13 4 (0.40%) Lotus
13 4 (0.40%) JDA
13 4 (0.40%) EMC
Kent
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits + bonus!
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £35000 - £120000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + extensive package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum plus great benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Circa £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £95000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to £55k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £50000 - £150000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Avanade UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Consulting Point
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension + healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 17% flexible benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago