Period
to 19 May 2019

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 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 204 150 198
Rank change year-on-year -54 +48 +16
Permanent jobs citing PMP 16 83 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 1.45% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.50% 6.50% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 15 65 6
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +28.65% -5.00%
10th Percentile £43,000 £46,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £71,200 £68,750 £66,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £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 1,066 1,276 1,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.12% 22.22% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 746 876 695
Scotland median annual salary £42,426 £41,400 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.48% -2.59% -1.16%
10th Percentile £27,154 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,750 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -1.10%

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 19 May 2019.

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 19 May 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
Glasgow +30 6 £62,000 +30.53%
Edinburgh -78 6 £50,000 -9.09%
West Lothian - 3 £55,000 -
Aberdeen -4 1 - -
PMP
UK

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PMP.

1 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (68.75%) Project Management
3 10 (62.50%) PMI Certification
4 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
5 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (25.00%) PMO
6 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) APMP
8 2 (12.50%) Change Control
8 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
8 2 (12.50%) Information Management
8 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (12.50%) ITIL
8 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
8 2 (12.50%) Commercial Awareness
8 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
9 1 (6.25%) Creative Thinking
9 1 (6.25%) Proactive Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Aareon QL
1 1 (6.25%) Academy Housing
1 1 (6.25%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (6.25%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (6.25%) OPENContractor
1 1 (6.25%) OPENHousing
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (6.25%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (6.25%) Servitor
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) PMO Lead
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) ERP Manager
3 1 (6.25%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Migration Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Release Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Software Development Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.25%) Fintech
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Social Media
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (68.75%) Project Management
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
5 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Change Control
7 2 (12.50%) Commercial Awareness
7 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
7 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
7 2 (12.50%) Information Management
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
8 1 (6.25%) Creative Thinking
8 1 (6.25%) Planning and Forecasting
8 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) PMI Certification
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) APMP
6 1 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Aareon
2 1 (6.25%) Capita
2 1 (6.25%) Castleton
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Civica
2 1 (6.25%) Northgate
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Orchard