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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 593 501 595
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +94
Permanent jobs citing PMI 374 511 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.48% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 1.19% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 282 421 264
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,675 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%

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
43024 42844 42841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.48% 40.20% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34485 34681 33423
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016 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 9 February 2016. 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 -65 352 £57,500 +4.54% 41
London -73 137 £60,000 - 15
South East -11 99 £60,000 +4.34% 11
Berkshire -15 35 £75,000 +15.38% 6
East of England -3 34 £55,000 -8.33% 1
City of London +23 22 £52,500 -23.63% 3
North West +24 21 £60,000 +34.83% 5
Yorkshire +11 17 £50,000 - 2
Manchester +25 16 £51,750 +17.61% 1
Bedfordshire +13 16 £55,000 +22.22%
Reading +12 16 £76,250 +25.00% 2
South West -12 15 £50,000 -18.36% 2
West Midlands -12 14 £57,500 +33.72% 2
Surrey -13 14 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Middlesex - 14 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire +6 13 £70,000 +29.62% 1
East Midlands +5 13 £55,000 +46.66% 3
Buckinghamshire -6 11 £52,500 -8.69%
West Yorkshire -8 10 £46,000 -8.00% 1
Bristol +10 8 £54,750 -24.48%
Coventry -1 8 £52,500 +22.09%
Leeds -6 8 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Wokingham - 8 £68,750 - 4
East Sussex +17 7 £62,500 +31.57%
Wales +14 7 £45,000 +12.50%
South Wales +10 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Brighton +9 7 £62,500 +31.57%
West Sussex +3 7 £57,500 -23.33%
North Yorkshire - 7 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes -7 6 £55,500 -3.47%

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 838 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 582 (69.45%) PRINCE2
3 494 (58.95%) Project Management
4 386 (46.06%) Finance
5 269 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
6 237 (28.28%) Degree
7 180 (21.48%) PMP
8 173 (20.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 150 (17.90%) ITIL
10 131 (15.63%) Scrum
11 116 (13.84%) Microsoft
12 100 (11.93%) MS Excel
13 96 (11.46%) MS Project
14 95 (11.34%) Banking
15 89 (10.62%) Programme Management
16 87 (10.38%) Telecoms
17 86 (10.26%) PRINCE
18 83 (9.90%) Retail
19 80 (9.55%) Change Management
20 77 (9.19%) Waterfall
21 74 (8.83%) QA
22 73 (8.71%) Line Management
23 69 (8.23%) Risk Management
24 68 (8.11%) Advertising
24 68 (8.11%) SAP
24 68 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
25 67 (8.00%) ISEB
25 67 (8.00%) Service Management
26 64 (7.64%) Business Analysis
27 63 (7.52%) SDLC

PMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 18 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.55%) Confluence
3 10 (1.19%) CMS
3 10 (1.19%) Skype for Business
4 6 (0.72%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (0.48%) IBM Notes
6 4 (0.48%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.24%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.24%) Documentum
7 2 (0.24%) Drupal
7 2 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.24%) FileNet
8 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 100 (11.93%) MS Excel
2 96 (11.46%) MS Project
3 33 (3.94%) MS Office
4 23 (2.74%) MS Visio
5 18 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.24%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.24%) InDesign
7 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.12%) SPSS
8 1 (0.12%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (1.79%) SAP FI
2 11 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.36%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.12%) HFM
7 1 (0.12%) Magento
7 1 (0.12%) Maximo
7 1 (0.12%) Movex
7 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.12%) Primavera
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.55%) IaaS
1 13 (1.55%) Office 365
2 10 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.84%) SaaS
4 4 (0.48%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.36%) Yammer
6 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.58%) WAN
2 25 (2.98%) LAN
3 21 (2.51%) Firewall
4 15 (1.79%) VPN
5 14 (1.67%) VoIP
6 12 (1.43%) Internet
6 12 (1.43%) MPLS
7 11 (1.31%) Wireless
8 10 (1.19%) Unified Communications
9 9 (1.07%) DSL
9 9 (1.07%) Intranet
9 9 (1.07%) SAN
10 7 (0.84%) iSCSI
10 7 (0.84%) NAS
11 6 (0.72%) OSPF
12 5 (0.60%) DMZ
12 5 (0.60%) DWDM
12 5 (0.60%) HTTP
12 5 (0.60%) SNMP
12 5 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (4.42%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (1.67%) SAP BW
4 13 (1.55%) DB2
5 10 (1.19%) MS Access
6 9 (1.07%) Big Data
6 9 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (0.95%) SQL Anywhere
7 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (0.95%) Sybase ASA
8 7 (0.84%) GIS
8 7 (0.84%) MySQL
9 6 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.72%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (3.94%) JIRA
2 31 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (1.91%) Bugzilla
4 9 (1.07%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.72%) Rational Rose
6 5 (0.60%) Jasmine
6 5 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.48%) Appium
7 4 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.48%) FishEye
7 4 (0.48%) JIRA Agile
7 4 (0.48%) Selenium
7 4 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.36%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.36%) QUnit
9 2 (0.24%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.24%) Moq
9 2 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.12%) WebDriver
General
1 386 (46.06%) Finance
2 95 (11.34%) Banking
3 87 (10.38%) Telecoms
4 83 (9.90%) Retail
5 68 (8.11%) Advertising
6 55 (6.56%) Marketing
7 31 (3.70%) Billing
8 27 (3.22%) Legal
9 24 (2.86%) Manufacturing
10 17 (2.03%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.84%) German Language
12 7 (0.84%) Law
12 7 (0.84%) Publishing
13 6 (0.72%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.60%) French Language
14 5 (0.60%) Local Government
15 4 (0.48%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.48%) Japanese Language
15 4 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 393 (46.90%) Project Manager
2 98 (11.69%) Analyst
3 96 (11.46%) IT Manager
4 91 (10.86%) Senior Manager
5 71 (8.47%) IT Project Manager
6 68 (8.11%) Programme Manager
7 66 (7.88%) Senior Project Manager
8 55 (6.56%) Agile Project Manager
9 53 (6.32%) Infrastructure Manager
10 44 (5.25%) Business Analyst
10 44 (5.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 36 (4.30%) Consultant
11 36 (4.30%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 35 (4.18%) SAP Manager
13 33 (3.94%) Delivery Manager
14 31 (3.70%) Architect
14 31 (3.70%) Software Project Manager
14 31 (3.70%) Technical Manager
15 29 (3.46%) Technical Project Manager
16 24 (2.86%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.42%) .NET
2 31 (3.70%) XML
3 28 (3.34%) HTML
4 19 (2.27%) Web Services
5 17 (2.03%) ASP.NET
6 12 (1.43%) HTML5
6 12 (1.43%) Velocity
7 10 (1.19%) CSS
7 10 (1.19%) jQuery
8 9 (1.07%) REST
9 7 (0.84%) WCF
10 6 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (0.60%) JSON
11 5 (0.60%) LESS
11 5 (0.60%) Middleware
11 5 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (0.60%) SOAP
12 4 (0.48%) D3.js
12 4 (0.48%) SAP Basis
13 3 (0.36%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 58 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (6.56%) Data Centre
3 53 (6.32%) Management Information System
4 42 (5.01%) Computer Science
5 21 (2.51%) Performance Metrics
6 19 (2.27%) Driving Licence
7 18 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.15%) Mobile App
8 15 (1.79%) Mainframe
9 13 (1.55%) Social Media
10 10 (1.19%) Reinsurance
11 8 (0.95%) User Experience
12 7 (0.84%) FMCG
13 6 (0.72%) Life Science
13 6 (0.72%) LIMS
14 5 (0.60%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.60%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.60%) Online Banking
15 4 (0.48%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 48 (5.73%) Windows
2 28 (3.34%) Windows Server
3 17 (2.03%) Apple iOS
4 15 (1.79%) Android
5 11 (1.31%) Linux
6 10 (1.19%) Unix
7 7 (0.84%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.60%) Solaris
9 4 (0.48%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.36%) AIX
10 3 (0.36%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.24%) VMS
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.12%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 582 (69.45%) PRINCE2
2 494 (58.95%) Project Management
3 269 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
4 173 (20.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 150 (17.90%) ITIL
6 131 (15.63%) Scrum
7 89 (10.62%) Programme Management
8 86 (10.26%) PRINCE
9 80 (9.55%) Change Management
10 77 (9.19%) Waterfall
11 73 (8.71%) Line Management
12 69 (8.23%) Risk Management
13 67 (8.00%) Service Management
14 64 (7.64%) Business Analysis
15 63 (7.52%) SDLC
16 58 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
17 54 (6.44%) Portfolio Management
18 53 (6.32%) Presales
19 50 (5.97%) Service Delivery
20 48 (5.73%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 29 (3.46%) SQL
2 23 (2.74%) Java
3 21 (2.51%) C#
4 16 (1.91%) C
5 15 (1.79%) JavaScript
6 6 (0.72%) C++
7 5 (0.60%) PHP
7 5 (0.60%) PowerShell
7 5 (0.60%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.48%) Python
8 4 (0.48%) Ruby
9 3 (0.36%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.36%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.24%) XPath
11 1 (0.12%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.12%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.12%) RPG
Qualifications
1 838 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 237 (28.28%) Degree
3 180 (21.48%) PMP
4 68 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 67 (8.00%) ISEB
6 27 (3.22%) ITIL Certification
6 27 (3.22%) Security Cleared
7 26 (3.10%) APMG
8 25 (2.98%) PgMP
9 23 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 21 (2.51%) IIBA
11 17 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (1.55%) CISSP
13 11 (1.31%) CCNA
14 10 (1.19%) APMP
14 10 (1.19%) ISTQB
14 10 (1.19%) SC Cleared
15 8 (0.95%) CEH
15 8 (0.95%) CNE
15 8 (0.95%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (8.83%) QA
2 18 (2.15%) COBIT
3 16 (1.91%) SLA
4 11 (1.31%) PMBOK
5 8 (0.95%) GMP
5 8 (0.95%) P3O
6 7 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.72%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.36%) EMIR
9 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.24%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.12%) Basel II
10 1 (0.12%) Basel III
10 1 (0.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.07%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.95%) vSphere
5 5 (0.60%) pfSense
6 3 (0.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (1.91%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.60%) Cacti
2 5 (0.60%) Nagios
2 5 (0.60%) RANCID
2 5 (0.60%) SmokePing
3 3 (0.36%) OpenView
3 3 (0.36%) Zenoss
4 2 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.24%) MOM
4 2 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 116 (13.84%) Microsoft
2 68 (8.11%) SAP
3 51 (6.09%) Oracle
4 41 (4.89%) HP
5 32 (3.82%) VMware
6 29 (3.46%) Cisco
7 21 (2.51%) Citrix
8 12 (1.43%) Rally
8 12 (1.43%) Sybase
9 11 (1.31%) F5
9 11 (1.31%) Progress
10 10 (1.19%) CheckPoint
11 8 (0.95%) Cognos
11 8 (0.95%) Novell
11 8 (0.95%) Tableau
12 7 (0.84%) Adobe
13 6 (0.72%) Casewise
13 6 (0.72%) IBM
13 6 (0.72%) Juniper
13 6 (0.72%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
TDA Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Attractive Salary + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Highly Attractive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Shareforce Ltd
Salary: bonus+bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters Technology - Philip Morris
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + uncapped bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40k - £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
JM
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Limited Travel!
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £51000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MidlandHR
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + OTE, pension, life assurance, car + more
Posted: 14 days ago
St. Albans
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus huge uncapped bonus and benefit
Posted: 19 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus huge uncapped bonus and benefit
Posted: 19 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus a huge uncapped bonus and benef
Posted: 19 days ago
North West London
Debenhams PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago