Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 173 200
Rank change year-on-year -33 +27 +13
Permanent jobs citing PMP 20 57 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.38% 1.01% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.71% 4.30% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 38 7
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +22.22%
10th Percentile £40,500 £37,350 £39,150
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,975 £67,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% -8.00% +8.70%

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 1,173 1,325 1,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 22.00% 23.52% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 744 849 734
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £58,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 2018. 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 -29 12 £49,000 +3.16% 1
Edinburgh -18 5 £62,500 +31.58% 2
West Lothian - 1 £45,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
PMP
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 18 (90.00%) PRINCE2
1 18 (90.00%) Project Management
2 16 (80.00%) PMI Certification
3 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (20.00%) PMO
5 4 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
5 4 (20.00%) Change Control
5 4 (20.00%) PMI
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) ERP
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (15.00%) Firewall
6 3 (15.00%) Wireless
6 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.00%) Network Security
6 3 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (10.00%) Decision-Making
7 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) SAP ERP

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 1 (5.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.00%) Aareon QL
2 1 (5.00%) Academy Housing
2 1 (5.00%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (5.00%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (5.00%) OPENContractor
2 1 (5.00%) OPENHousing
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.00%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (5.00%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
1 3 (15.00%) Network Security
1 3 (15.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) ATM
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Transition Manager
3 2 (10.00%) ERP Manager
3 2 (10.00%) ERP Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Manager
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) PMI
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) PRINCE2
1 18 (90.00%) Project Management
2 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Change Control
3 4 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (15.00%) ERP
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Decision-Making
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Aareon
4 1 (5.00%) Capita
4 1 (5.00%) Castleton
4 1 (5.00%) Civica
4 1 (5.00%) Northgate
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Orchard
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com