The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 358 473 448
Rank change year-on-year
+115 -25
Permanent jobs citing PMP 794 576 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.49% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.66% 1.81% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 633 407 391
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,250 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29837 31780 29684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.23% 27.14% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23763 24876 23903
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PMP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PMP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMP within the UK.

PMP Salary Trend in the UK

PMP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PMP over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 within the UK.

PMP Salary Histogram in the UK

PMP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +96 749 £60,000 +4.34% 71
London +119 380 £60,000 -2.43% 34
South East -4 119 £52,500 -4.54% 14
City of London +85 115 £65,000 +4.83% 7
East of England +32 61 £60,000 +19.40% 5
Yorkshire +32 55 £52,500 -6.25% 3
East Midlands +24 50 £50,000 -6.97% 1
North West +15 38 £50,000 +17.64% 9
Berkshire -13 37 £57,500 +4.54% 6
West Yorkshire +28 31 £55,000 +7.31%
West Midlands +27 29 £65,000 - 4
Derbyshire - 23 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire +14 21 £65,000 -3.70% 2
Leicestershire +30 20 £50,000 +112.76%
Leicester +28 19 £50,000 +112.76%
South Yorkshire +9 17 £50,000 -32.52% 2
Essex +5 16 £42,000 -42.06%
Reading -13 16 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Surrey +24 15 £53,750 +16.21%
Scotland +10 15 £40,000 -31.91% 5
Wales +10 14 £47,500 -20.83%
Cheshire +10 14 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire 0 14 £42,500 -22.72% 4
Cambridgeshire +16 13 £56,000 +40.00% 2
Middlesex +16 13 £51,000 -18.40%
Watford +11 13 £65,000 +20.93%
Leeds +10 13 £55,000 +37.50%
South Wales +8 13 £50,000 +7.52%
South West -8 13 £41,250 -8.33%
Chesterfield - 13 £65,000 -

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 1445 (96.08%) PMI Certification
2 1197 (79.59%) PRINCE2
3 1125 (74.80%) Project Management
4 677 (45.01%) Finance
5 431 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
6 382 (25.40%) Degree
7 379 (25.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 217 (14.43%) Retail
9 216 (14.36%) Banking
10 212 (14.10%) Programme Management
11 211 (14.03%) PMI
12 206 (13.70%) MS Project
13 198 (13.16%) Risk Management
14 193 (12.83%) ITIL
15 192 (12.77%) SDLC
16 176 (11.70%) Microsoft
17 173 (11.50%) Waterfall
18 171 (11.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 165 (10.97%) Telecoms
20 149 (9.91%) SAP
20 149 (9.91%) MS Excel
21 144 (9.57%) Scrum
22 142 (9.44%) Change Management
23 130 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
24 124 (8.24%) PRINCE
25 121 (8.05%) ERP
26 116 (7.71%) Oracle
27 115 (7.65%) Data Centre
28 114 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
29 112 (7.45%) Project Planning

PMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing PMP 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 PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 89 (5.92%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.53%) NetWeaver
3 20 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 19 (1.26%) CMS
5 12 (0.80%) OpenStack
6 10 (0.66%) Apache
7 8 (0.53%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.47%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.40%) Moodle
9 6 (0.40%) Confluence
10 5 (0.33%) OpenEdge
10 5 (0.33%) MS Project Server
10 5 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.27%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.20%) SAS
12 3 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 206 (13.70%) MS Project
2 149 (9.91%) MS Excel
3 93 (6.18%) MS Office
4 76 (5.05%) MS Visio
5 49 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.27%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.20%) Mingle
9 2 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (2.06%) SAP FI
2 26 (1.73%) SAP FI/CO
2 26 (1.73%) SAP CO
3 25 (1.66%) SAP SD
4 20 (1.33%) Primavera
5 18 (1.20%) SAP SCM
6 16 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
7 15 (1.00%) SAP ERP
8 11 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
8 11 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
9 8 (0.53%) Agresso
9 8 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
9 8 (0.53%) SAP BPC
10 7 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (0.40%) SAP MM
11 6 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (0.40%) SAP PM
12 5 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
12 5 (0.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.26%) SaaS
2 11 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.66%) Office 365
4 9 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.20%) Yammer
7 2 (0.13%) IaaS
7 2 (0.13%) PaaS
8 1 (0.066%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.53%) Wireless
2 23 (1.53%) FTP
3 15 (1.00%) WAN
3 15 (1.00%) LAN
3 15 (1.00%) Internet
3 15 (1.00%) DWDM
4 13 (0.86%) Intranet
4 13 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (0.80%) DSL
6 9 (0.60%) Extranet
6 9 (0.60%) Unified Communications
7 8 (0.53%) PBX
7 8 (0.53%) HTTP
8 7 (0.47%) VoIP
8 7 (0.47%) CTI
9 6 (0.40%) VPN
9 6 (0.40%) MPLS
9 6 (0.40%) Broadband
9 6 (0.40%) Firewall
10 5 (0.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (2.66%) SQL Server
3 27 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
4 26 (1.73%) Oracle Exadata
5 25 (1.66%) SAP BW
5 25 (1.66%) Big Data
6 24 (1.60%) Oracle Database
6 24 (1.60%) SAP BI
7 22 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
8 21 (1.40%) Hadoop
9 20 (1.33%) SAP HANA
10 14 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 14 (0.93%) MySQL
10 14 (0.93%) Relational Database
11 11 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (0.40%) MS Access
14 5 (0.33%) Oracle ODI
15 4 (0.27%) HDInsight
15 4 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (2.33%) JIRA
2 8 (0.53%) HP UFT
2 8 (0.53%) SpecFlow
3 6 (0.40%) LoadRunner
4 3 (0.20%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (0.20%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.20%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.066%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.066%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.066%) ERwin
6 1 (0.066%) Subversion
General
1 677 (45.01%) Finance
2 217 (14.43%) Retail
3 216 (14.36%) Banking
4 165 (10.97%) Telecoms
5 89 (5.92%) Back Office
6 70 (4.65%) Retail Banking
6 70 (4.65%) Marketing
7 65 (4.32%) Investment Banking
8 61 (4.06%) Front Office
9 52 (3.46%) Manufacturing
10 37 (2.46%) Legal
11 33 (2.19%) Financial Institution
12 32 (2.13%) Advertising
13 30 (1.99%) Billing
14 19 (1.26%) Publishing
15 15 (1.00%) Automotive
16 13 (0.86%) Spanish Language
17 10 (0.66%) Portuguese Language
17 10 (0.66%) Local Government
17 10 (0.66%) German Language
Job Titles
1 948 (63.03%) Project Manager
2 109 (7.25%) Senior Manager
3 104 (6.91%) Senior Project Manager
4 102 (6.78%) Programme Manager
5 91 (6.05%) IT Project Manager
6 86 (5.72%) Analyst
7 78 (5.19%) Consultant
8 65 (4.32%) Infrastructure Manager
9 62 (4.12%) Delivery Manager
10 60 (3.99%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 59 (3.92%) SAP Manager
12 57 (3.79%) Business Analyst
13 54 (3.59%) Technical Manager
14 52 (3.46%) Technical Project Manager
15 48 (3.19%) Business Manager
16 35 (2.33%) Agile Project Manager
17 34 (2.26%) SAP Project Manager
18 32 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
19 26 (1.73%) Architect
19 26 (1.73%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (3.06%) .NET
2 28 (1.86%) HTML
3 27 (1.80%) Oracle Fusion
4 26 (1.73%) CSS
5 17 (1.13%) J2EE
6 16 (1.06%) SAP Basis
6 16 (1.06%) SAP PI
7 9 (0.60%) Flash
8 8 (0.53%) LAMP
9 7 (0.47%) Middleware
9 7 (0.47%) Web Services
10 5 (0.33%) SOAP
10 5 (0.33%) REST
11 4 (0.27%) JSON
11 4 (0.27%) Spring
12 3 (0.20%) Ajax
12 3 (0.20%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.20%) Django
12 3 (0.20%) XML
12 3 (0.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 211 (14.03%) PMI
2 130 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 115 (7.65%) Data Centre
4 70 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 62 (4.12%) Management Information System
6 35 (2.33%) FMCG
7 28 (1.86%) Derivative
8 26 (1.73%) Data Integration
9 24 (1.60%) Credit Risk
9 24 (1.60%) Market Risk
10 20 (1.33%) User Experience
11 16 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (1.00%) Mobile App
13 12 (0.80%) EPoS
14 10 (0.66%) IPTV
14 10 (0.66%) Digital Media
15 9 (0.60%) Social Media
15 9 (0.60%) IVR
16 6 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 6 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 62 (4.12%) Windows
2 27 (1.80%) Solaris
3 20 (1.33%) Linux
4 17 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.53%) UNIX
8 7 (0.47%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.47%) Android
9 6 (0.40%) AIX
9 6 (0.40%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.066%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1197 (79.59%) PRINCE2
2 1125 (74.80%) Project Management
3 431 (28.66%) Agile Software Development
4 379 (25.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 212 (14.10%) Programme Management
6 198 (13.16%) Risk Management
7 193 (12.83%) ITIL
8 192 (12.77%) SDLC
9 173 (11.50%) Waterfall
10 144 (9.57%) Scrum
11 142 (9.44%) Change Management
12 124 (8.24%) PRINCE
13 121 (8.05%) ERP
14 112 (7.45%) Project Planning
14 112 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
15 110 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
16 108 (7.18%) CRM
17 103 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
18 87 (5.78%) Resource Management
19 85 (5.65%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 38 (2.53%) Java
2 30 (1.99%) C
3 26 (1.73%) SQL
4 12 (0.80%) JavaScript
5 9 (0.60%) PHP
6 6 (0.40%) C++
7 5 (0.33%) ABAP
8 4 (0.27%) Python
8 4 (0.27%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.20%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.20%) C#
10 2 (0.13%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.13%) Ruby
11 1 (0.066%) XPath
11 1 (0.066%) R
11 1 (0.066%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1445 (96.08%) PMI Certification
2 382 (25.40%) Degree
3 171 (11.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 114 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 55 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
6 41 (2.73%) APMP
7 38 (2.53%) Security Cleared
8 30 (1.99%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 18 (1.20%) CAPM
10 16 (1.06%) ISEB
11 13 (0.86%) SC Cleared
12 12 (0.80%) MAPM
13 11 (0.73%) APMG
14 9 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (0.53%) CIMA
15 8 (0.53%) MCP
16 7 (0.47%) MCSE
16 7 (0.47%) ACCA
16 7 (0.47%) MBA
16 7 (0.47%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (4.85%) QA
2 30 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 30 (1.99%) PMBOK
3 24 (1.60%) Solvency II
4 23 (1.53%) CRD IV
5 16 (1.06%) EMIR
5 16 (1.06%) SLA
5 16 (1.06%) MiFID
6 13 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.73%) COBIT
8 10 (0.66%) ISO 14001
9 8 (0.53%) P3O
10 6 (0.40%) ISO 9000
10 6 (0.40%) COREP
10 6 (0.40%) FINREP
11 5 (0.33%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.33%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.33%) PCI DSS
12 4 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.13%) COSO
System Software
1 18 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (0.20%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.13%) NFS
6 1 (0.066%) Firmware
6 1 (0.066%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.066%) Squid
6 1 (0.066%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.066%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.066%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (0.66%) Tivoli
2 7 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.20%) Nagios
3 3 (0.20%) Puppet
3 3 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.20%) Ansible
4 2 (0.13%) SCCM
4 2 (0.13%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.13%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.13%) Netcool
5 1 (0.066%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.066%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.066%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.066%) OpenView
Vendors
1 176 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 149 (9.91%) SAP
3 116 (7.71%) Oracle
4 29 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
5 26 (1.73%) IBM
6 25 (1.66%) Cisco
7 22 (1.46%) VMware
8 20 (1.33%) Teradata
9 14 (0.93%) NetSuite
9 14 (0.93%) Planview
10 13 (0.86%) AppDynamics
11 11 (0.73%) HP
11 11 (0.73%) Hyperion
12 10 (0.66%) Citrix
13 9 (0.60%) Hitachi
13 9 (0.60%) JD Edwards
14 8 (0.53%) Cognizant
15 7 (0.47%) Avaya
15 7 (0.47%) Genesys
15 7 (0.47%) Huawei
Bracknell, Berkshire
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent - Bonus - Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Really great package, full details upon request
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: £33,000 - £39,000 p.a + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension, training
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago