Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Certification
UK
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 430 488 432
Rank change year-on-year +58 -56 -6
Permanent jobs citing PMI Certification 1,027 1,035 1,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.68% 0.59% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.81% 2.46% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 709 693 900
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,750 £38,200
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -4.76%

PMI Certification 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 36,576 42,026 44,979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.29% 23.87% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 26,667 32,602 35,585
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,975 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in the UK

PMI Certification
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PMI Certification in the UK

PMI Certification
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for PMI Certification in the UK

PMI Certification
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 16 February 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
England +70 962 £60,000 - 79
UK excluding London +83 602 £50,000 -9.09% 58
London +8 405 £65,000 -3.70% 24
South East +79 209 £57,500 - 12
North of England +19 137 £45,000 -2.70% 15
North West +23 122 £45,000 -14.29% 8
Midlands +81 120 £45,000 -18.18% 11
West Midlands +67 91 £45,000 -36.84% 9
South West +55 59 £52,000 +15.56% 6
Scotland -22 40 £47,500 -5.00% 2
East Midlands +34 29 £60,000 +20.00% 2
East of England +35 26 £50,000 -9.09% 11
Yorkshire +18 14 £44,375 -1.39% 7
Wales +19 11 £38,000 -27.62%
North East +13 1 - -
Northern Ireland -21 1 £70,000 +86.67% 1

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT jobs citing PMI Certification 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 with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 700 (68.16%) PRINCE2
2 658 (64.07%) Project Management
3 567 (55.21%) PMI
3 567 (55.21%) PMP
4 499 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
5 368 (35.83%) Finance
6 270 (26.29%) Degree
7 188 (18.31%) Microsoft
8 183 (17.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 169 (16.46%) Scrum
10 166 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
11 158 (15.38%) Waterfall
12 148 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
13 129 (12.56%) PMO
14 127 (12.37%) Programme Management
15 121 (11.78%) PRINCE
16 120 (11.68%) Risk Management
16 120 (11.68%) ITIL
17 117 (11.39%) Microsoft Project
18 113 (11.00%) SDLC
19 110 (10.71%) Change Management
20 103 (10.03%) Line Management
21 91 (8.86%) ERP
22 90 (8.76%) Computer Science
23 87 (8.47%) Business Analysis
24 86 (8.37%) Presales
25 85 (8.28%) CRM
26 84 (8.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
27 79 (7.69%) .NET
28 78 (7.59%) Mentoring

PMI Certification
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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (1.95%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (1.36%) SAS
4 13 (1.27%) Confluence
5 7 (0.68%) MS Project Server
6 5 (0.49%) CMS
6 5 (0.49%) IBM Notes
6 5 (0.49%) IIS
7 4 (0.39%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.39%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.29%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.19%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.19%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.19%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.19%) Drupal
9 2 (0.19%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.19%) Jupyter
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.19%) TPMS
9 2 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 117 (11.39%) Microsoft Project
2 73 (7.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 57 (5.55%) Microsoft Office
4 56 (5.45%) MS Visio
5 52 (5.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 16 (1.56%) SPSS
7 12 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (3.12%) Dynamics AX
2 27 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (2.24%) NetSuite
4 19 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (1.07%) Lawson
6 10 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.88%) SAP S/4HANA
8 8 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
8 8 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.39%) Actimize
10 4 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.29%) Aareon QL
11 3 (0.29%) MIS ActiveH
11 3 (0.29%) Northgate Housing
11 3 (0.29%) OPENContractor
11 3 (0.29%) OPENHousing
11 3 (0.29%) Orchard Housing
11 3 (0.29%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 53 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (3.70%) SaaS
3 36 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (3.31%) Office 365
5 27 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (2.04%) PaaS
7 20 (1.95%) Dynamics 365
8 19 (1.85%) IaaS
9 6 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
10 5 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.29%) Boomi
11 3 (0.29%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.29%) iPaaS
11 3 (0.29%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.19%) Akamai
12 2 (0.19%) Apigee
12 2 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.19%) Force.com
12 2 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.21%) Firewall
2 18 (1.75%) Wireless
3 16 (1.56%) WAN
4 15 (1.46%) Unified Communications
5 14 (1.36%) LAN
6 11 (1.07%) SAN
7 10 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (0.97%) VPN
8 9 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (0.88%) DNS
9 8 (0.78%) VoIP
10 7 (0.68%) BGP
10 7 (0.68%) DHCP
10 7 (0.68%) IPsec
10 7 (0.68%) Network Security
10 7 (0.68%) OSPF
10 7 (0.68%) WLAN
11 6 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (0.49%) SNMP
13 4 (0.39%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (4.38%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.63%) Big Data
3 18 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (1.27%) QlikView
5 10 (0.97%) Spotfire
6 6 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (0.49%) MySQL
7 5 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.39%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.39%) Power BI
9 3 (0.29%) Blockchain
9 3 (0.29%) GIS
9 3 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.19%) DB2
10 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.19%) MS Access
10 2 (0.19%) OLAP
10 2 (0.19%) OLTP
10 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.19%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 44 (4.28%) JIRA
2 37 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (2.73%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.07%) Selenium
5 8 (0.78%) Cucumber
5 8 (0.78%) Protractor
6 4 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.29%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.19%) ER Studio
8 2 (0.19%) ERwin
8 2 (0.19%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.19%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.19%) Maven
8 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.097%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.097%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.097%) NUnit
9 1 (0.097%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.097%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.097%) TestNG
General
1 368 (35.83%) Finance
2 61 (5.94%) Retail
3 60 (5.84%) Banking
4 47 (4.58%) Marketing
5 41 (3.99%) Legal
6 36 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 35 (3.41%) Advertising
7 35 (3.41%) Manufacturing
8 27 (2.63%) Billing
9 25 (2.43%) Publishing
10 24 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 18 (1.75%) Electronics
12 17 (1.66%) Law
13 16 (1.56%) Back Office
14 13 (1.27%) Financial Institution
15 11 (1.07%) Front Office
16 10 (0.97%) Investment Banking
17 9 (0.88%) Automotive
17 9 (0.88%) German Language
18 8 (0.78%) French Language
Job Titles
1 462 (44.99%) Project Manager
2 120 (11.68%) IT Manager
3 90 (8.76%) IT Project Manager
4 74 (7.21%) Analyst
5 70 (6.82%) Software Project Manager
6 65 (6.33%) Programme Manager
7 62 (6.04%) Senior Manager
8 59 (5.74%) Consultant
9 51 (4.97%) Delivery Manager
9 51 (4.97%) Senior Project Manager
10 49 (4.77%) Developer
11 44 (4.28%) Technical Manager
12 39 (3.80%) Scrum Master
13 37 (3.60%) Architect
14 36 (3.51%) Technical Project Manager
15 35 (3.41%) Business Analyst
16 34 (3.31%) ERP Manager
17 32 (3.12%) .NET Developer
17 32 (3.12%) Coordinator
18 31 (3.02%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (7.69%) .NET
2 49 (4.77%) Web Services
3 39 (3.80%) SOAP
4 32 (3.12%) .NET Framework
5 29 (2.82%) WCF
6 27 (2.63%) RESTful
7 10 (0.97%) LDAP
7 10 (0.97%) Velocity
8 8 (0.78%) Gherkin
9 7 (0.68%) HTML
10 6 (0.58%) AngularJS
10 6 (0.58%) CSS
10 6 (0.58%) XML
11 4 (0.39%) CGI
11 4 (0.39%) Middleware
12 3 (0.29%) jQuery
12 3 (0.29%) Node.js
12 3 (0.29%) React
12 3 (0.29%) SAML
12 3 (0.29%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 567 (55.21%) PMI
2 166 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (6.43%) Data Centre
4 63 (6.13%) Management Information System
5 56 (5.45%) Self-Motivation
6 27 (2.63%) User Experience
7 25 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (2.34%) Virtual Team
9 18 (1.75%) Algorithms
9 18 (1.75%) CMDB
10 14 (1.36%) Fintech
11 13 (1.27%) Life Science
12 11 (1.07%) Driving Licence
13 9 (0.88%) Robotics
14 8 (0.78%) NHS
14 8 (0.78%) Reference Data
15 7 (0.68%) Analytical Mindset
15 7 (0.68%) Reinsurance
16 5 (0.49%) PKI
17 4 (0.39%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 55 (5.36%) Windows
2 7 (0.68%) Linux
3 6 (0.58%) Unix
3 6 (0.58%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.49%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.39%) Android
5 4 (0.39%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.39%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.19%) AIX
6 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.097%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.097%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 700 (68.16%) PRINCE2
2 658 (64.07%) Project Management
3 499 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
4 183 (17.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 169 (16.46%) Scrum
6 158 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 148 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
8 127 (12.37%) Programme Management
9 121 (11.78%) PRINCE
10 120 (11.68%) ITIL
10 120 (11.68%) Risk Management
11 113 (11.00%) SDLC
12 110 (10.71%) Change Management
13 103 (10.03%) Line Management
14 91 (8.86%) ERP
15 90 (8.76%) Computer Science
16 87 (8.47%) Business Analysis
17 86 (8.37%) Presales
18 85 (8.28%) CRM
19 78 (7.59%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (6.52%) C#
2 59 (5.74%) SQL
3 35 (3.41%) Java
4 32 (3.12%) C
5 28 (2.73%) T-SQL
6 22 (2.14%) JavaScript
7 12 (1.17%) Python
8 8 (0.78%) C++
8 8 (0.78%) R
9 7 (0.68%) PHP
10 4 (0.39%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.19%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.19%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.19%) Perl
11 2 (0.19%) Ruby
11 2 (0.19%) SOQL
11 2 (0.19%) SOSL
11 2 (0.19%) VB
12 1 (0.097%) Go
12 1 (0.097%) VBA
Qualifications
1 567 (55.21%) PMP
2 270 (26.29%) Degree
3 84 (8.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 66 (6.43%) Security Cleared
5 46 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 40 (3.89%) APMP
7 34 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 32 (3.12%) SC Cleared
9 29 (2.82%) APMG
10 27 (2.63%) PhD
11 26 (2.53%) DV Cleared
12 25 (2.43%) ISEB
13 23 (2.24%) CBAP
14 22 (2.14%) CISSP
15 21 (2.04%) PgMP
16 20 (1.95%) IIBA
17 19 (1.85%) CEH
18 17 (1.66%) CompTIA Security+
19 16 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
20 13 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (12.56%) PMO
2 73 (7.11%) QA
3 36 (3.51%) GDPR
4 26 (2.53%) Data Quality
5 25 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (1.66%) GPG13
7 14 (1.36%) COBIT
8 12 (1.17%) SLA
9 10 (0.97%) P3O
10 6 (0.58%) PMBOK
10 6 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.58%) SEPA
11 5 (0.49%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.29%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.29%) PSD2
12 3 (0.29%) TARGET2
13 2 (0.19%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.097%) GAMP
14 1 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 1 (0.097%) MiFID
System Software
1 31 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.29%) XenApp
6 2 (0.19%) Firmware
6 2 (0.19%) KVM
7 1 (0.097%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.097%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.097%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.097%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (1.07%) SCCM
2 5 (0.49%) AirWatch
2 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (0.39%) SCOM
4 3 (0.29%) XenMobile
5 2 (0.19%) Ambari
5 2 (0.19%) Ansible
5 2 (0.19%) Nagios
5 2 (0.19%) OpenView
5 2 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.19%) Puppet
5 2 (0.19%) Salt
5 2 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.097%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.097%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.097%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 188 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 62 (6.04%) SAP
3 42 (4.09%) Oracle
4 35 (3.41%) VMware
5 28 (2.73%) Cisco
5 28 (2.73%) JD Edwards
6 27 (2.63%) Citrix
7 24 (2.34%) CheckPoint
8 20 (1.95%) EMC
9 18 (1.75%) NetApp
10 17 (1.66%) Google
10 17 (1.66%) Tableau
11 16 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (1.07%) Epicor
13 10 (0.97%) Demandware
14 8 (0.78%) F5
14 8 (0.78%) IFS
14 8 (0.78%) Remedy
14 8 (0.78%) Sage
15 7 (0.68%) Lotus