Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for APMG qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

APMG (APM Group)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1133 1173 1264
Rank change year-on-year +40 +91 +32
Permanent jobs citing APMG 44 49 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.026% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.098% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 30 48 44
UK median annual salary £55,152 £75,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.46% +66.67% -26.53%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £78,303 £78,625 £75,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £60,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year -19.17% +31.87% -13.33%

APMG 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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 43053 49751 60118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.06% 26.20% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33093 39924 48041
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

APMG
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing APMG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for APMG in the UK

APMG
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for APMG in the UK

APMG
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing APMG over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for APMG in the UK

APMG
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing APMG within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England +22 44 £55,152 -26.46% 2
UK excluding London +52 23 £48,500 -19.17% 1
London +6 21 £65,000 -13.33% 1
North of England +15 12 £45,000 +16.13% 1
North West - 12 £45,000 - 1
South East +29 8 £48,500 +32.88%
East Midlands - 3 £48,750 -
Midlands - 3 £48,750 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing APMG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for APMG.

1 36 (81.82%) PRINCE2
1 36 (81.82%) Project Management
2 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (68.18%) PMP
4 28 (63.64%) PMI Certification
4 28 (63.64%) Scrum
5 27 (61.36%) Finance
6 20 (45.45%) Degree
7 17 (38.64%) Software Engineering
8 14 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (29.55%) Risk Management
9 13 (29.55%) Waterfall
10 12 (27.27%) Programme Management
11 11 (25.00%) DSDM
11 11 (25.00%) PMI
11 11 (25.00%) PMBOK
12 10 (22.73%) BDD
12 10 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (22.73%) Change Control
12 10 (22.73%) Kanban
12 10 (22.73%) Feature Driven Development
12 10 (22.73%) Coaching
12 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (22.73%) JIRA
12 10 (22.73%) TDD
13 9 (20.45%) Banking
14 8 (18.18%) ITIL
14 8 (18.18%) Service Management
15 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
15 7 (15.91%) Telecoms

APMG
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) SMS
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) JIRA
General
1 27 (61.36%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Aerospace
3 7 (15.91%) Automotive
3 7 (15.91%) Investment Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Law
3 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
4 5 (11.36%) Games
5 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 2 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Project Manager
2 14 (31.82%) Business Change Manager
3 12 (27.27%) Business Manager
3 12 (27.27%) Change Manager
4 11 (25.00%) Scrum Master
5 8 (18.18%) Software Manager
5 8 (18.18%) Software Project Manager
6 6 (13.64%) Business Change Project Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Agile Scrum Master
7 4 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Business Transformation Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Change Project Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Project Change Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Transformation Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Desktop Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
8 3 (6.82%) QA Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Software QA Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) PMI
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
1 7 (15.91%) Solaris
1 7 (15.91%) Unix
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (81.82%) PRINCE2
1 36 (81.82%) Project Management
2 32 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (63.64%) Scrum
4 17 (38.64%) Software Engineering
5 14 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (29.55%) Risk Management
6 13 (29.55%) Waterfall
7 12 (27.27%) Programme Management
8 11 (25.00%) DSDM
9 10 (22.73%) BDD
9 10 (22.73%) Change Control
9 10 (22.73%) Coaching
9 10 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (22.73%) Feature Driven Development
9 10 (22.73%) Kanban
9 10 (22.73%) TDD
10 8 (18.18%) ITIL
10 8 (18.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) C
1 7 (15.91%) C#
1 7 (15.91%) C++
1 7 (15.91%) Embedded C
1 7 (15.91%) Embedded C++
1 7 (15.91%) Java
1 7 (15.91%) Perl
1 7 (15.91%) Python
1 7 (15.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (68.18%) PMP
2 28 (63.64%) PMI Certification
3 20 (45.45%) Degree
4 4 (9.09%) PgMP
4 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) PMBOK
2 7 (15.91%) QA
3 2 (4.55%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Red Hat