Period
to 8 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 6 months to 8 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Project Management Institute (PMI)
UK > England
6 months to
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 733 616 778
Rank change year-on-year -117 +162 -150
Permanent jobs citing PMI 276 90 275
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.50% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 188 69 194
10th Percentile £47,275 £31,850 £32,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.35% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £84,125 £87,500 £89,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +0.88%

PMI is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 45,346 18,062 43,708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.68% 35.17% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28,444 15,156 34,114
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,749 £30,500
25th Percentile £44,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £102,350 £97,500 £93,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PMI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PMI in England

PMI
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PMI in England.

Salary trend for PMI in England

PMI
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PMI in England over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

Salary histogram for PMI in England

PMI
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the England region over the 6 months to 8 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -140 124 £70,000 -3.45% 10
South East -116 70 £55,000 +25.71% 4
North of England -83 36 £52,000 -16.13% 12
Yorkshire -62 23 £52,000 -16.13% 4
East of England -74 20 £60,000 -
North West -89 13 £57,500 +4.55% 6
South West -49 10 £60,000 +41.18% 2
Midlands -95 10 £52,500 +20.00% 6
West Midlands -94 9 £51,250 +17.14% 5
East Midlands - 1 £53,500 - 1
PMI
UK

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, IT jobs citing PMI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for PMI.

1 276 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 220 (79.71%) Project Management
3 179 (64.86%) PRINCE2
3 179 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
4 132 (47.83%) Social Skills
5 125 (45.29%) Finance
6 81 (29.35%) Project Delivery
7 79 (28.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 77 (27.90%) Scrum
9 64 (23.19%) Degree
10 60 (21.74%) Mentoring
10 60 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
11 50 (18.12%) JIRA
12 49 (17.75%) User Experience
12 49 (17.75%) PMO
12 49 (17.75%) Waterfall
13 47 (17.03%) Business Analysis
14 46 (16.67%) Risk Management
15 45 (16.30%) Microsoft Project
16 44 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
17 43 (15.58%) Presentation Skills
18 39 (14.13%) Continuous Improvement
19 37 (13.41%) PRINCE
20 35 (12.68%) Scaled Agile Framework
21 34 (12.32%) Microsoft
22 33 (11.96%) Data Analysis
23 32 (11.59%) ITIL
24 31 (11.23%) Coaching
25 30 (10.87%) Change Control
25 30 (10.87%) PMP

PMI
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (9.06%) Confluence
2 13 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.54%) Apache
3 7 (2.54%) IIS
3 7 (2.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (2.54%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.54%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.09%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.36%) CMS
5 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (16.30%) Microsoft Project
2 23 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (7.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (4.71%) MS Visio
5 11 (3.99%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.72%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.72%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.72%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.36%) Primavera
3 1 (0.36%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.78%) Azure
2 18 (6.52%) Microsoft 365
3 11 (3.99%) SaaS
4 7 (2.54%) AWS
5 4 (1.45%) GCP
6 2 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.36%) GitHub
7 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.54%) Firewall
1 7 (2.54%) HTTP
1 7 (2.54%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.81%) 5G
2 5 (1.81%) FTP
3 3 (1.09%) Internet
3 3 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.72%) LAN
4 2 (0.72%) Network Security
4 2 (0.72%) WAN
5 1 (0.36%) Intranet
5 1 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.90%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.90%) MySQL
3 8 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.36%) DB2
6 1 (0.36%) Metadata
6 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.36%) Redis
6 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.36%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 50 (18.12%) JIRA
2 18 (6.52%) Axure RP
2 18 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.09%) Mercurial
3 3 (1.09%) PHPUnit
3 3 (1.09%) Subversion
4 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.36%) Postman
5 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.36%) TestRail
General
1 132 (47.83%) Social Skills
2 125 (45.29%) Finance
3 60 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (15.58%) Presentation Skills
5 24 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 21 (7.61%) Marketing
7 14 (5.07%) Retail
8 13 (4.71%) Legal
9 10 (3.62%) Influencing Skills
10 9 (3.26%) Games
11 8 (2.90%) Organisational Skills
12 7 (2.54%) Automotive
12 7 (2.54%) Telecoms
13 6 (2.17%) Banking
14 4 (1.45%) Billing
14 4 (1.45%) Documentation Skills
14 4 (1.45%) German Language
14 4 (1.45%) Law
14 4 (1.45%) Military
15 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 136 (49.28%) Project Manager
2 37 (13.41%) Scrum Master
3 34 (12.32%) IT Manager
4 28 (10.14%) Analyst
5 27 (9.78%) IT Project Manager
6 22 (7.97%) Digital Project Manager
7 20 (7.25%) Senior Manager
7 20 (7.25%) Senior Project Manager
8 17 (6.16%) Business Analyst
9 14 (5.07%) Infrastructure Manager
10 12 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (3.62%) Agile Project Manager
11 10 (3.62%) Service Analyst
12 9 (3.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 9 (3.26%) Programme Manager
12 9 (3.26%) Senior IT Manager
12 9 (3.26%) Senior IT Project Manager
13 8 (2.90%) Delivery Manager
13 8 (2.90%) Financial Analyst
13 8 (2.90%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.99%) HTML
2 8 (2.90%) .NET
3 7 (2.54%) LAMP
3 7 (2.54%) OC4J
4 6 (2.17%) SOAP
5 5 (1.81%) Middleware
6 4 (1.45%) CSS
6 4 (1.45%) CSS3
6 4 (1.45%) HTML5
7 3 (1.09%) Laravel
7 3 (1.09%) RESTful
7 3 (1.09%) Web Services
8 2 (0.72%) J2EE
9 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.36%) Node.js
9 1 (0.36%) React
9 1 (0.36%) REST
9 1 (0.36%) Spring
9 1 (0.36%) Velocity
9 1 (0.36%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.75%) User Experience
2 22 (7.97%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.52%) Digital Media
4 14 (5.07%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.99%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.90%) Analytical Mindset
6 8 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.81%) Biotechnology
8 5 (1.81%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.45%) Cyber Warfare
9 4 (1.45%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.45%) FMCG
9 4 (1.45%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.09%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 3 (1.09%) Cyberattack
10 3 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.09%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.09%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.06%) Windows
2 18 (6.52%) Linux
3 8 (2.90%) Windows 10
4 7 (2.54%) SUSE
4 7 (2.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 7 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.54%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (0.72%) Unix
6 1 (0.36%) Android
6 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (79.71%) Project Management
2 179 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (64.86%) PRINCE2
3 81 (29.35%) Project Delivery
4 79 (28.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 77 (27.90%) Scrum
6 60 (21.74%) Mentoring
7 49 (17.75%) Waterfall
8 47 (17.03%) Business Analysis
9 46 (16.67%) Risk Management
10 44 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
11 39 (14.13%) Continuous Improvement
12 37 (13.41%) PRINCE
13 35 (12.68%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 33 (11.96%) Data Analysis
15 32 (11.59%) ITIL
16 31 (11.23%) Coaching
17 30 (10.87%) Change Control
18 27 (9.78%) Programme Management
18 27 (9.78%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.35%) Java
2 11 (3.99%) Bash Shell
3 10 (3.62%) C
4 9 (3.26%) SQL
5 8 (2.90%) Perl
6 7 (2.54%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.54%) Korn
7 5 (1.81%) Python
8 4 (1.45%) PHP
8 4 (1.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 276 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 64 (23.19%) Degree
3 30 (10.87%) PMP
4 28 (10.14%) APMP
5 11 (3.99%) IIBA
6 10 (3.62%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.90%) CISSP
7 8 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.81%) CBAP
8 5 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.81%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.81%) Master's Degree
8 5 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.45%) CISM
9 4 (1.45%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.45%) ISEB
9 4 (1.45%) MCSE
9 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.09%) CCIE
10 3 (1.09%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (17.75%) PMO
2 8 (2.90%) QA
3 7 (2.54%) GDPR
3 7 (2.54%) PMBOK
4 4 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.45%) SLA
5 2 (0.72%) COBIT
5 2 (0.72%) P3O
6 1 (0.36%) GRC
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.36%) NIST
System Software
1 4 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.54%) Nagios
2 5 (1.81%) Ansible
3 4 (1.45%) Puppet
3 4 (1.45%) vRealize
4 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.36%) Grafana
5 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.36%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 34 (12.32%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.07%) Oracle
3 10 (3.62%) SAP
4 5 (1.81%) Cisco
4 5 (1.81%) LexisNexis
5 4 (1.45%) Cognizant
5 4 (1.45%) Cognos
5 4 (1.45%) Planview
5 4 (1.45%) ServiceNow
5 4 (1.45%) VMware
5 4 (1.45%) Xerox
6 3 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.09%) Sophos
6 3 (1.09%) Splunk
7 2 (0.72%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.72%) Kaseya
7 2 (0.72%) McAfee
7 2 (0.72%) Okta
7 2 (0.72%) PTC
7 2 (0.72%) Zscaler