Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 199 208
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9 -5
Permanent jobs citing PMP 25 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.47% 0.56% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 2.29% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 8
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,950 £37,101
90th Percentile £66,250 £51,625 £65,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 1,159 1,354 1,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.68% 24.48% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 755 852 746
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £58,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Edinburgh +10 15 £52,750 +11.05% 1
Glasgow -21 7 £48,750 +2.63%
West Lothian - 1 £45,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
PMP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 23 (92.00%) PRINCE2
2 21 (84.00%) Project Management
3 13 (52.00%) PMI Certification
4 12 (48.00%) Finance
5 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (36.00%) Banking
6 8 (32.00%) Project Planning
6 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (32.00%) PMO
7 6 (24.00%) Programme Management
7 6 (24.00%) Change Management
8 5 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 5 (20.00%) Retail Banking
9 4 (16.00%) P3O
9 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (16.00%) APMP
9 4 (16.00%) Change Control
9 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Project
9 4 (16.00%) Cisco
9 4 (16.00%) Resource Management
10 3 (12.00%) Firewall
10 3 (12.00%) Wireless
10 3 (12.00%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (12.00%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (12.00%) Network Security
10 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (12.00%) Business Transformation
10 3 (12.00%) Cisco Wireless

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 (4.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
1 3 (12.00%) Network Security
1 3 (12.00%) Wireless
2 1 (4.00%) ATM
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (12.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (12.00%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) ERP Manager
3 2 (8.00%) ERP Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) PMO Lead
3 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Transition Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.00%) Rollout Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) PMI
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) PRINCE2
2 21 (84.00%) Project Management
3 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (32.00%) Project Planning
5 6 (24.00%) Change Management
5 6 (24.00%) Programme Management
6 5 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 4 (16.00%) Change Control
7 4 (16.00%) Resource Management
8 3 (12.00%) Business Transformation
8 3 (12.00%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (12.00%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.00%) Coaching
9 2 (8.00%) Commercial Awareness
9 2 (8.00%) Decision-Making
9 2 (8.00%) Dependency Management
9 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (16.00%) APMP
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) MCP
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) PMO
2 4 (16.00%) P3O
3 1 (4.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) SAP