Period
to 1 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
UK > England
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 597 534 572
Rank change year-on-year -63 +38 -62
Permanent jobs citing PMP 395 705 743
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.51% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 2.09% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 321 542 576
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -4.17%

PMP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 23,334 33,799 39,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.52% 24.62% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17,256 24,644 30,413
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PMP in England

PMP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for PMP in England

PMP
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing PMP in England over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Salary histogram for PMP in England

PMP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the England region over the 6 months to 1 April 2020. 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 -54 195 £66,000 -5.71% 11
South East +61 106 £60,000 +4.35% 9
North of England +11 32 £42,500 -19.05%
Midlands +27 26 £60,000 +20.00% 2
South West -1 18 £55,000 +5.77% 3
North West -11 18 £42,500 -19.05%
West Midlands +9 16 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East of England +46 15 £47,500 -13.64% 4
Yorkshire +38 14 £47,500 -7.32%
East Midlands +32 10 £62,500 +25.00% 1
PMP
UK

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, IT jobs citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 313 (79.24%) Project Management
2 273 (69.11%) PRINCE2
3 266 (67.34%) PMI Certification
4 212 (53.67%) Agile Software Development
5 164 (41.52%) Finance
6 110 (27.85%) Project Delivery
7 106 (26.84%) Degree
8 95 (24.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 71 (17.97%) Waterfall
10 66 (16.71%) Scrum
11 65 (16.46%) Microsoft
12 59 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
12 59 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
13 52 (13.16%) ITIL
14 49 (12.41%) ERP
15 45 (11.39%) SAP
16 44 (11.14%) Microsoft Excel
17 43 (10.89%) Microsoft Project
17 43 (10.89%) Change Management
18 40 (10.13%) PRINCE
19 38 (9.62%) PMO
20 37 (9.37%) Self-Motivation
21 35 (8.86%) Programme Management
21 35 (8.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 34 (8.61%) Coaching
23 33 (8.35%) JIRA
23 33 (8.35%) Risk Management
24 32 (8.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
25 31 (7.85%) Continuous Improvement
26 30 (7.59%) User Experience

PMP
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 14 (3.54%) CICS
2 13 (3.29%) WebSphere
3 12 (3.04%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.28%) Confluence
5 4 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.51%) JBoss
7 2 (0.51%) Liferay
8 1 (0.25%) SAS
8 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 44 (11.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (10.89%) Microsoft Project
3 32 (8.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (7.09%) Microsoft Office
5 21 (5.32%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.51%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 13 (3.29%) NetSuite
2 11 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (2.53%) SAP ERP
4 9 (2.28%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (1.77%) Lawson
5 7 (1.77%) SAP Business One
6 6 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (1.52%) SAP BPC
7 4 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (1.01%) Sage 200
8 3 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.51%) Sage 1000
9 2 (0.51%) Sage 500
9 2 (0.51%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.84%) Azure
2 24 (6.08%) SaaS
3 22 (5.57%) AWS
4 15 (3.80%) Dynamics 365
5 11 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (2.78%) Office 365
6 4 (1.01%) Google Drive
6 4 (1.01%) Slack
7 3 (0.76%) Boomi
7 3 (0.76%) Serverless
8 2 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Flow
8 2 (0.51%) Power Platform
8 2 (0.51%) PowerApps
8 2 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.25%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.52%) Broadband
2 5 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.01%) LAN
4 3 (0.76%) WAN
5 2 (0.51%) DNS
5 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.25%) DHCP
6 1 (0.25%) HTTP
6 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.25%) Internet
6 1 (0.25%) IPsec
6 1 (0.25%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.25%) SAN
6 1 (0.25%) VLAN
6 1 (0.25%) VoIP
6 1 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.30%) DB2
2 12 (3.04%) Big Data
3 7 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (1.77%) SAP HANA
4 4 (1.01%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.01%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.76%) Data Lake
5 3 (0.76%) Essbase
5 3 (0.76%) OLAP
5 3 (0.76%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (0.51%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (0.51%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.51%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (0.51%) MySQL
6 2 (0.51%) Power BI
7 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.25%) GIS
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (8.35%) JIRA
2 17 (4.30%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.80%) Selenium
4 13 (3.29%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.04%) HP UFT
5 12 (3.04%) JMeter
5 12 (3.04%) JUnit
5 12 (3.04%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.76%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.76%) TestRail
7 2 (0.51%) GitLab
7 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.25%) Postman
General
1 164 (41.52%) Finance
2 26 (6.58%) Retail
3 23 (5.82%) Advertising
4 21 (5.32%) Public Sector
5 19 (4.81%) Banking
6 13 (3.29%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.04%) French Language
7 12 (3.04%) German Language
7 12 (3.04%) Italian Language
7 12 (3.04%) Spanish Language
8 11 (2.78%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.77%) Back Office
9 7 (1.77%) Local Government
9 7 (1.77%) Marketing
10 4 (1.01%) Front Office
11 3 (0.76%) Billing
11 3 (0.76%) Legal
12 2 (0.51%) Electronics
12 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 236 (59.75%) Project Manager
2 60 (15.19%) IT Manager
3 45 (11.39%) Senior Manager
4 40 (10.13%) IT Project Manager
5 37 (9.37%) Senior Project Manager
6 32 (8.10%) Analyst
7 29 (7.34%) SAP Manager
8 24 (6.08%) Delivery Manager
8 24 (6.08%) SAP Project Manager
9 20 (5.06%) ERP Manager
9 20 (5.06%) Programme Manager
10 19 (4.81%) Software Manager
11 16 (4.05%) Technical Manager
12 15 (3.80%) Business Analyst
12 15 (3.80%) Consultant
12 15 (3.80%) ERP Project Manager
12 15 (3.80%) Technical Project Manager
13 12 (3.04%) Senior IT Manager
13 12 (3.04%) Senior IT Project Manager
13 12 (3.04%) Software Asset Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.05%) REST
2 13 (3.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (3.04%) Middleware
4 7 (1.77%) .NET
5 6 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (1.27%) HTML
7 4 (1.01%) CSS
7 4 (1.01%) WebCenter
8 3 (0.76%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.76%) JSON
9 2 (0.51%) J2EE
9 2 (0.51%) jQuery
9 2 (0.51%) JSP
9 2 (0.51%) JSR 168
9 2 (0.51%) JSTL
9 2 (0.51%) Node.js
9 2 (0.51%) SOAP
9 2 (0.51%) XML
10 1 (0.25%) EDI
10 1 (0.25%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (9.37%) Self-Motivation
3 30 (7.59%) PMI
3 30 (7.59%) User Experience
4 24 (6.08%) Management Information System
5 18 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (4.05%) Virtual Team
7 14 (3.54%) Linux Command Line
7 14 (3.54%) Mainframe
8 13 (3.29%) IBM Mainframe
9 9 (2.28%) Data Centre
10 8 (2.03%) iPad
11 7 (1.77%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.27%) AS400
12 5 (1.27%) FMCG
13 4 (1.01%) Reinsurance
13 4 (1.01%) Web 2.0
14 3 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
15 2 (0.51%) Data Structures
15 2 (0.51%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.05%) Linux
2 5 (1.27%) Windows
3 3 (0.76%) Android
3 3 (0.76%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.51%) Unix
5 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (79.24%) Project Management
2 273 (69.11%) PRINCE2
3 212 (53.67%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (27.85%) Project Delivery
5 95 (24.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 71 (17.97%) Waterfall
7 66 (16.71%) Scrum
8 59 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
9 52 (13.16%) ITIL
10 49 (12.41%) ERP
11 43 (10.89%) Change Management
12 40 (10.13%) PRINCE
13 35 (8.86%) Programme Management
14 34 (8.61%) Coaching
15 33 (8.35%) Risk Management
16 31 (7.85%) Continuous Improvement
17 27 (6.84%) SDLC
18 25 (6.33%) Mentoring
19 24 (6.08%) Matrix Management
19 24 (6.08%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.34%) C
2 19 (4.81%) Java
3 16 (4.05%) C#
4 14 (3.54%) Bash Shell
4 14 (3.54%) C++
4 14 (3.54%) COBOL
4 14 (3.54%) Perl
4 14 (3.54%) Python
4 14 (3.54%) VB
5 12 (3.04%) PL/1
6 11 (2.78%) Assembly Language
6 11 (2.78%) REXX
7 7 (1.77%) SQL
8 5 (1.27%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.76%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.51%) RPG
10 2 (0.51%) Scala
11 1 (0.25%) VBA
11 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 266 (67.34%) PMI Certification
2 106 (26.84%) Degree
3 35 (8.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 21 (5.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 20 (5.06%) ISEB
6 14 (3.54%) ISTQB
7 13 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (3.04%) MCP
9 10 (2.53%) ACCA
10 7 (1.77%) APMP
10 7 (1.77%) Chartered Engineer
10 7 (1.77%) CISSP
11 6 (1.52%) CAPM
11 6 (1.52%) Security Cleared
12 5 (1.27%) CIMA
12 5 (1.27%) CISA
12 5 (1.27%) CISM
13 4 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
13 4 (1.01%) DBS Check
13 4 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.62%) PMO
2 24 (6.08%) QA
3 10 (2.53%) GDPR
4 9 (2.28%) MiFID
5 8 (2.03%) EMIR
5 8 (2.03%) Solvency II
6 7 (1.77%) HAZOP
6 7 (1.77%) SLA
7 5 (1.27%) COBIT
8 4 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.76%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.51%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.51%) Basel III
10 2 (0.51%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.51%) IFRS
10 2 (0.51%) NIST
11 1 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.25%) PSD2
System Software
1 15 (3.80%) Docker
2 14 (3.54%) ACF2
2 14 (3.54%) RACF
3 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.51%) LXC
5 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (3.54%) SCCM
2 2 (0.51%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.25%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 65 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.39%) SAP
3 29 (7.34%) Oracle
4 16 (4.05%) IBM
5 13 (3.29%) HP
5 13 (3.29%) JD Edwards
6 12 (3.04%) Snow
7 11 (2.78%) IFS
8 10 (2.53%) Sage
9 7 (1.77%) Epicor
10 6 (1.52%) Ariba
10 6 (1.52%) Concur
10 6 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.52%) Workday
11 4 (1.01%) Google
12 2 (0.51%) Cisco
12 2 (0.51%) Jitterbit
12 2 (0.51%) VMware
13 1 (0.25%) Anaplan
13 1 (0.25%) WorldPay