The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 64 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing PMP 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.74% 1.32% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.05% 4.39% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
PMP
Hertfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
195 114 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.04% 30.00% 23.24%
Number of salaries quoted 135 93 59
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

PMP
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMP across the Watford region.

PMP Salary Trend in Watford

PMP
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PMP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PMP Salary Histogram in Watford

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 8 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Retail
4 4 (50.00%) MS Project
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) FMCG
5 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (25.00%) Change Control
6 2 (25.00%) QMS
6 2 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (25.00%) Test Management
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) PMI
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
7 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (12.50%) MBA
7 1 (12.50%) VMware
7 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (12.50%) UNIX

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) FMCG
2 2 (25.00%) PMI
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) QMS
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) MBA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sun
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco