Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 202 210
Rank change year-on-year +26 +8 +4
Permanent jobs citing PMP 45 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.79% 0.21% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.32% 0.88% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 30 7 22
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -25.00%
10th Percentile £37,450 £39,150 £36,250
90th Percentile £63,825 £67,250 £59,750
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 Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1354 1248 1730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 23.91% 24.11% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 858 741 1183
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,250 £61,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Scotland

PMP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for PMP in Scotland

PMP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PMP in Scotland

PMP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Glasgow +17 31 £47,500 -13.64%
Edinburgh -4 15 £47,500 -13.64% 3
Fife 0 2 £41,500 -7.78%
PMP
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing PMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PMP.

1 45 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 40 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (82.22%) PMI Certification
4 35 (77.78%) Project Management
5 28 (62.22%) Waterfall
6 22 (48.89%) Change Management
6 22 (48.89%) Scrum
7 16 (35.56%) Finance
7 16 (35.56%) Resource Management
8 13 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (28.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (26.67%) Contingency Planning
9 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Project
10 11 (24.44%) Degree
11 10 (22.22%) Programme Management
12 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (20.00%) Business Analysis
12 9 (20.00%) Software Delivery
12 9 (20.00%) SDLC
13 8 (17.78%) PMO
13 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
14 7 (15.56%) Banking
14 7 (15.56%) Resource Allocation
15 6 (13.33%) Kanban
15 6 (13.33%) ITIL
16 5 (11.11%) CRM
16 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
16 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
16 5 (11.11%) Retail Banking

PMP
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 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 3 (6.67%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
3 5 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 4 (8.89%) Retail
5 3 (6.67%) Billing
6 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.22%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (88.89%) Project Manager
2 23 (51.11%) IT Manager
2 23 (51.11%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (11.11%) PMO Manager
4 4 (8.89%) PMO Project Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Retail Banking Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Banking Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Delivery Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Software Delivery Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Business Change Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 4 (8.89%) PMI
4 3 (6.67%) IPTV
4 3 (6.67%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (6.67%) STB
4 3 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 40 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (77.78%) Project Management
4 28 (62.22%) Waterfall
5 22 (48.89%) Change Management
5 22 (48.89%) Scrum
6 16 (35.56%) Resource Management
7 13 (28.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (26.67%) Contingency Planning
9 10 (22.22%) Programme Management
10 9 (20.00%) Business Analysis
10 9 (20.00%) SDLC
10 9 (20.00%) Software Delivery
11 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
12 7 (15.56%) Resource Allocation
13 6 (13.33%) ITIL
13 6 (13.33%) Kanban
14 5 (11.11%) CRM
15 4 (8.89%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (82.22%) PMI Certification
2 11 (24.44%) Degree
3 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.22%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) PMO
2 3 (6.67%) PMBOK
3 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Google
2 3 (6.67%) iManage
3 2 (4.44%) HP