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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 379 444 482
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +38
Permanent jobs citing PMP 758 632 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.57% 1.94% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 548 465 377
Average salary £56,750 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £81,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-7.27% +4.76%

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
29502 32577 30062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.37% 27.29% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23187 26096 24249
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 £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +80 707 £57,500 -4.16% 71
London +70 336 £60,000 -4.00% 36
South East +3 146 £51,000 -11.30% 15
City of London +80 114 £60,000 -20.00% 16
East of England +30 53 £60,000 +20.00% 4
East Midlands +32 49 £51,250 -14.58% 4
Berkshire -22 45 £60,000 +4.34% 7
Yorkshire +42 42 £48,312 -25.15% 3
West Midlands +14 33 £65,000 +8.33% 3
North West +8 30 £43,750 -8.85% 5
Reading -2 29 £60,000 +9.09% 2
West Yorkshire +23 22 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Hampshire -5 22 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Wales +16 21 £50,000 +11.11%
West Sussex +8 20 £60,000 +9.09%
South Wales +8 19 £50,000 +34.22%
Derbyshire +18 18 £65,000 +4.00% 3
Hertfordshire +14 18 £65,000 +20.37% 3
Leicestershire +32 17 £50,000 +112.76%
Essex +18 17 £45,000 -5.26%
Scotland +13 16 £43,750 -12.93% 2
Cardiff +16 15 £52,000 +76.27%
South West +2 15 £46,250 -2.63% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 15 £50,000 -31.03% 1
Surrey +21 14 £50,000 - 3
Coventry - 14 £65,000 -
Chesterfield +21 12 £65,000 +4.00%
Oxfordshire +21 12 £55,000 +25.00%
South Yorkshire -2 12 £42,500 -42.64% 1
Cambridgeshire - 12 £58,000 - 1

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 1293 (94.66%) PMI Certification
2 1064 (77.89%) PRINCE2
3 1015 (74.30%) Project Management
4 644 (47.14%) Finance
5 398 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
6 341 (24.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 338 (24.74%) Degree
8 202 (14.79%) Programme Management
8 202 (14.79%) Banking
9 195 (14.28%) PMI
10 186 (13.62%) MS Project
10 186 (13.62%) Risk Management
11 185 (13.54%) Telecoms
12 180 (13.18%) Retail
13 173 (12.66%) SDLC
14 169 (12.37%) ITIL
15 166 (12.15%) Waterfall
16 159 (11.64%) Microsoft
17 154 (11.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 140 (10.25%) SAP
19 139 (10.18%) MS Excel
20 137 (10.03%) PRINCE
21 130 (9.52%) Scrum
22 124 (9.08%) Change Management
23 120 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
24 109 (7.98%) ERP
25 106 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
26 103 (7.54%) User Acceptance Testing
27 102 (7.47%) Oracle
28 101 (7.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

PMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 66 (4.83%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (1.02%) NetWeaver
4 11 (0.81%) CMS
5 6 (0.44%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.37%) MS Project Server
6 5 (0.37%) OpenEdge
7 4 (0.29%) Confluence
7 4 (0.29%) Moodle
7 4 (0.29%) Apache
8 3 (0.22%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.22%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.22%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.15%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.15%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 186 (13.62%) MS Project
2 139 (10.18%) MS Excel
3 74 (5.42%) MS Office
4 54 (3.95%) MS Visio
5 48 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.29%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.22%) Mingle
8 1 (0.073%) SPSS
8 1 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (1.61%) SAP FI
2 18 (1.32%) SAP SD
2 18 (1.32%) Primavera
3 17 (1.24%) SAP CO
3 17 (1.24%) SAP FI/CO
3 17 (1.24%) SAP BPC
4 13 (0.95%) SAP SCM
5 12 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (0.81%) SAP ERP
7 8 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.51%) SAP PM
8 7 (0.51%) Agresso
9 6 (0.44%) SAP MM
9 6 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (0.44%) SAP Retail
10 5 (0.37%) Cognos Planning
10 5 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
10 5 (0.37%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.93%) SaaS
2 15 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.37%) IaaS
5 4 (0.29%) PaaS
5 4 (0.29%) Office 365
6 3 (0.22%) Yammer
7 1 (0.073%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.073%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.78%) Wireless
2 19 (1.39%) Internet
2 19 (1.39%) FTP
3 15 (1.10%) DWDM
3 15 (1.10%) LAN
4 11 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (0.81%) DSL
5 10 (0.73%) Intranet
5 10 (0.73%) WAN
6 9 (0.66%) Firewall
7 8 (0.59%) SAN
8 7 (0.51%) VoIP
8 7 (0.51%) PBX
9 6 (0.44%) Extranet
9 6 (0.44%) Broadband
10 5 (0.37%) WLAN
10 5 (0.37%) CTI
11 4 (0.29%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.29%) DSLAM
11 4 (0.29%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
2 37 (2.71%) SQL Server
3 25 (1.83%) Hadoop
3 25 (1.83%) SAP BI
4 22 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
5 20 (1.46%) Oracle Database
6 19 (1.39%) SAP BW
6 19 (1.39%) Big Data
7 18 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (1.02%) SAP HANA
9 11 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (0.73%) Relational Database
10 10 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (0.73%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.37%) MySQL
14 5 (0.37%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 25 (1.83%) JIRA
2 10 (0.73%) SpecFlow
2 10 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (0.59%) LoadRunner
4 3 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.15%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.073%) Subversion
6 1 (0.073%) ERwin
6 1 (0.073%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.073%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.073%) Oracle APEX
General
1 644 (47.14%) Finance
2 202 (14.79%) Banking
3 185 (13.54%) Telecoms
4 180 (13.18%) Retail
5 78 (5.71%) Manufacturing
6 76 (5.56%) Back Office
7 66 (4.83%) Retail Banking
8 65 (4.76%) Marketing
8 65 (4.76%) Investment Banking
9 53 (3.88%) Front Office
10 40 (2.93%) Legal
11 31 (2.27%) Financial Institution
12 30 (2.20%) Advertising
13 29 (2.12%) Billing
14 17 (1.24%) Electronics
15 16 (1.17%) Publishing
16 15 (1.10%) Games
17 14 (1.02%) German Language
18 12 (0.88%) Automotive
19 11 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 833 (60.98%) Project Manager
2 100 (7.32%) Programme Manager
3 96 (7.03%) Senior Manager
4 92 (6.73%) Senior Project Manager
5 88 (6.44%) Consultant
6 73 (5.34%) Analyst
7 72 (5.27%) IT Project Manager
8 63 (4.61%) Delivery Manager
9 61 (4.47%) Infrastructure Manager
10 58 (4.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 57 (4.17%) SAP Manager
12 49 (3.59%) Business Analyst
13 45 (3.29%) Technical Manager
14 43 (3.15%) Technical Project Manager
15 42 (3.07%) Business Manager
16 34 (2.49%) SAP Project Manager
16 34 (2.49%) Agile Project Manager
17 33 (2.42%) Applications Manager
17 33 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
18 29 (2.12%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (3.15%) .NET
2 21 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
3 15 (1.10%) HTML
4 14 (1.02%) J2EE
4 14 (1.02%) CSS
5 10 (0.73%) Flash
6 9 (0.66%) SAP Basis
6 9 (0.66%) SAP PI
7 7 (0.51%) Web Services
8 6 (0.44%) XML
9 5 (0.37%) SOAP
10 4 (0.29%) Middleware
10 4 (0.29%) Spring
11 3 (0.22%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.22%) LAMP
11 3 (0.22%) XSLT
12 2 (0.15%) REST
13 1 (0.073%) FIX Protocol
13 1 (0.073%) JSON
13 1 (0.073%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 195 (14.28%) PMI
2 120 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
3 97 (7.10%) Data Centre
4 70 (5.12%) Management Information System
5 59 (4.32%) Computer Science
6 30 (2.20%) FMCG
7 28 (2.05%) Data Integration
8 26 (1.90%) Derivative
9 19 (1.39%) Market Risk
9 19 (1.39%) Credit Risk
10 14 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (0.95%) Digital Media
12 12 (0.88%) Mobile App
13 11 (0.81%) User Experience
14 10 (0.73%) Internet of Things
14 10 (0.73%) EPoS
14 10 (0.73%) IPTV
15 7 (0.51%) IVR
16 6 (0.44%) Performance Metrics
16 6 (0.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 54 (3.95%) Windows
2 24 (1.76%) Solaris
3 14 (1.02%) Linux
4 13 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (0.81%) UNIX
5 11 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.51%) Android
8 6 (0.44%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.44%) AIX
9 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.073%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1064 (77.89%) PRINCE2
2 1015 (74.30%) Project Management
3 398 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
4 341 (24.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 202 (14.79%) Programme Management
6 186 (13.62%) Risk Management
7 173 (12.66%) SDLC
8 169 (12.37%) ITIL
9 166 (12.15%) Waterfall
10 137 (10.03%) PRINCE
11 130 (9.52%) Scrum
12 124 (9.08%) Change Management
13 109 (7.98%) ERP
14 106 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
15 103 (7.54%) User Acceptance Testing
16 96 (7.03%) Continuous Improvement
17 91 (6.66%) Project Planning
18 89 (6.52%) CRM
19 81 (5.93%) Migration
20 76 (5.56%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (3.15%) Java
2 31 (2.27%) C
3 29 (2.12%) SQL
4 6 (0.44%) PL/SQL
5 5 (0.37%) ABAP
6 4 (0.29%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.29%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.29%) PHP
6 4 (0.29%) Ruby
7 3 (0.22%) C#
8 2 (0.15%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.073%) XPath
9 1 (0.073%) C++
9 1 (0.073%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1293 (94.66%) PMI Certification
2 338 (24.74%) Degree
3 154 (11.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 101 (7.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 51 (3.73%) ITIL Certification
6 36 (2.64%) Security Cleared
7 29 (2.12%) APMP
8 27 (1.98%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 17 (1.24%) ISEB
10 12 (0.88%) MAPM
11 11 (0.81%) APMG
11 11 (0.81%) DV Cleared
12 10 (0.73%) CAPM
13 9 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (0.66%) CCNA
14 8 (0.59%) PgMP
14 8 (0.59%) CISA
14 8 (0.59%) MCP
15 7 (0.51%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.83%) QA
2 27 (1.98%) Solvency II
3 26 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 26 (1.90%) PMBOK
4 19 (1.39%) CRD IV
5 17 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (1.02%) SLA
7 12 (0.88%) EMIR
7 12 (0.88%) MiFID
8 11 (0.81%) COBIT
8 11 (0.81%) ISO 14001
9 10 (0.73%) ISO 9000
10 6 (0.44%) P3O
10 6 (0.44%) COREP
10 6 (0.44%) FINREP
11 5 (0.37%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.37%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.073%) AIFMD
13 1 (0.073%) UCITS
System Software
1 13 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.15%) Firmware
4 2 (0.15%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.15%) NFS
4 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.073%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.073%) KVM
5 1 (0.073%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (0.51%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.15%) SCCM
3 2 (0.15%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.15%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.073%) OpenView
4 1 (0.073%) Netcool
4 1 (0.073%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.073%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 159 (11.64%) Microsoft
2 140 (10.25%) SAP
3 102 (7.47%) Oracle
4 27 (1.98%) IBM
5 25 (1.83%) Cisco
6 22 (1.61%) Teradata
7 21 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (1.17%) VMware
9 14 (1.02%) NetSuite
10 12 (0.88%) Hyperion
11 11 (0.81%) Planview
11 11 (0.81%) Ab Initio
11 11 (0.81%) Business Objects
11 11 (0.81%) AppDynamics
12 9 (0.66%) JD Edwards
13 8 (0.59%) HP
14 7 (0.51%) Adobe
14 7 (0.51%) Citrix
14 7 (0.51%) PeopleSoft
14 7 (0.51%) Cognos
Harrow, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-55,000+Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000-£55,000+ COMPETITIVE package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Attractive salary and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Attractive salary and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £80k + Car allowance + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 4 days ago