Period
to 23 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Project Management Institute (PMI)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 209 184
Rank change year-on-year +25 -25 +42
Permanent jobs citing PMI 41 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.80% 0.50% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.04% 1.35% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 5
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £54,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.67% +3.81% -4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,025 £33,275
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,300 £57,330
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,007 2,080 1,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.21% 37.34% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,267 1,361 1,022
Scotland median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +0.28% +5.59%
10th Percentile £28,200 £27,500 £27,163
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.89%

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing PMI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for PMI in Scotland

PMI
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMI in Scotland.

Salary trend for PMI in Scotland

PMI
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMI in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for PMI in Scotland

PMI
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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
Edinburgh +4 21 £50,524 -21.06% 5
Glasgow +15 15 £50,000 +38.89%
Scottish Borders - 4 £52,500 -
PMI
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PMI.

1 41 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 21 (51.22%) Project Management
2 21 (51.22%) PRINCE2
3 11 (26.83%) Risk Management
4 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.07%) Analytics
6 6 (14.63%) Gherkin
6 6 (14.63%) Protractor
6 6 (14.63%) Selenium
6 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
6 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
6 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
6 6 (14.63%) BDD
6 6 (14.63%) Java
6 6 (14.63%) Banking
6 6 (14.63%) Scenario Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (12.20%) Decision-Making
7 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.20%) SPSS
7 5 (12.20%) SAS
7 5 (12.20%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (12.20%) Tableau
7 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
7 5 (12.20%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (12.20%) QlikView
7 5 (12.20%) Spotfire
7 5 (12.20%) Data Quality
7 5 (12.20%) Data Analytics
7 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills

PMI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (12.20%) SAS
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) EPiServer
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) SPSS
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Google Analytics
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) IaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DHCP
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.44%) VLAN
1 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) QlikView
1 5 (12.20%) Spotfire
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
1 6 (14.63%) Protractor
1 6 (14.63%) Selenium
General
1 6 (14.63%) Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Project Manager
2 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Manager
2 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 8 (19.51%) Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Test Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Analytics Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Data Analytics Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Data Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) PMO Lead
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Analytics Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Gherkin
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.44%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) PRINCE2
1 21 (51.22%) Project Management
2 11 (26.83%) Risk Management
3 7 (17.07%) Analytics
4 6 (14.63%) BDD
4 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (14.63%) Scenario Testing
4 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
4 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
5 5 (12.20%) Data Analytics
5 5 (12.20%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (12.20%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (12.20%) Decision-Making
5 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.32%) Change Control
7 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
2 6 (14.63%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) CISA
3 2 (4.88%) CISM
3 2 (4.88%) CISSP
3 2 (4.88%) CRISC
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.88%) PMP
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) Data Quality
2 4 (9.76%) PMO
3 3 (7.32%) GDPR
4 2 (4.88%) P3O
5 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Tableau
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards