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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
UK / Scotland
Rank 124 146 156
Rank change year-on-year +22 +10  
Permanent jobs citing PMP 8 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.35% 0.61% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.50% 2.24% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 4
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £53,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.90% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 532 804 834
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 23.11% 27.40% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 328 525 530
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing PMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -1 3 £48,750 +2.63% 1
Glasgow +15 2 - -
Inverclyde - 2 £42,750 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £42,500 - 1
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
3 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (66.67%) Project Governance
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
5 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) PMO
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
7 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 1 (11.11%) QA
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 1 (11.11%) Kanban
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
7 1 (11.11%) vSphere
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (11.11%) VMware
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management
7 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (11.11%) MS Project
7 1 (11.11%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

PMP
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Project Manager
2 4 (44.44%) IT Manager
2 4 (44.44%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
3 6 (66.67%) Project Governance
3 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 1 (11.11%) Kanban
7 1 (11.11%) Line Management
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PMO
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago