Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Certification
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 496 395 395
Rank change year-on-year -101 0 +11
Permanent jobs citing PMI Certification 1004 1470 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.78% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.31% 2.97% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 682 1077 1372
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £38,850 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -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 43463 49497 59652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.02% 26.20% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33413 39737 47653
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,875
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%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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 -124 909 £60,000 - 72
UK excluding London -115 502 £52,500 - 39
London -67 475 £67,500 +3.85% 38
South East -72 161 £58,750 +11.90% 8
North of England -14 156 £50,000 +11.11% 15
North West +4 120 £50,000 +16.39% 10
Scotland +24 59 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Midlands -86 59 £66,000 +36.08% 5
West Midlands -51 42 £60,000 +23.71% 3
Yorkshire -16 35 £45,500 -9.00% 5
South West +1 32 £45,000 -21.74% 4
East of England -32 22 £65,000 +8.33% 2
East Midlands -11 17 £66,750 +4.71% 2
Northern Ireland -15 11 - - 1
Wales +14 4 £42,500 -10.53% 2
North East - 1 £43,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing PMI Certification 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 PMI Certification.

1 728 (72.51%) PRINCE2
2 683 (68.03%) Project Management
3 568 (56.57%) PMI
4 554 (55.18%) PMP
5 457 (45.52%) Finance
6 452 (45.02%) Agile Software Development
7 299 (29.78%) Degree
8 255 (25.40%) Scrum
9 237 (23.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 185 (18.43%) Microsoft
11 159 (15.84%) ITIL
12 155 (15.44%) Banking
13 145 (14.44%) Waterfall
14 138 (13.75%) PRINCE
15 132 (13.15%) Microsoft Project
16 128 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
16 128 (12.75%) SDLC
17 127 (12.65%) Programme Management
18 116 (11.55%) Change Management
19 110 (10.96%) QA
20 99 (9.86%) Business Analysis
21 96 (9.56%) Risk Management
22 94 (9.36%) PMO
23 87 (8.67%) CRM
24 85 (8.47%) Retail
25 84 (8.37%) SQL
26 82 (8.17%) Microsoft Office
27 80 (7.97%) Line Management
28 77 (7.67%) Continuous Improvement
29 76 (7.57%) Java

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 53 (5.28%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.09%) Confluence
3 20 (1.99%) WebSphere
4 13 (1.29%) IIS
5 11 (1.10%) JBoss
5 11 (1.10%) WebLogic
6 9 (0.90%) CICS
6 9 (0.90%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.50%) SAS
8 4 (0.40%) CMS
9 3 (0.30%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.30%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.30%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.20%) Documentum
10 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.100%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.100%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.100%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.100%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.100%) WordPress
Applications
1 132 (13.15%) Microsoft Project
2 82 (8.17%) Microsoft Office
3 76 (7.57%) MS Visio
4 71 (7.07%) Microsoft Excel
5 38 (3.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.60%) Chatbot
7 5 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.100%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 33 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (1.10%) NetSuite
3 11 (1.10%) Payment Gateway
4 10 (1.00%) Primavera
5 8 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.60%) Adobe Campaign
6 6 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.40%) Actimize
8 4 (0.40%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.40%) SAP Business One
8 4 (0.40%) SAP R/3
9 3 (0.30%) Lawson
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.30%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.30%) SAP Retail
10 2 (0.20%) Infor CRM
10 2 (0.20%) SAP PP
10 2 (0.20%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 38 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (2.39%) SaaS
4 22 (2.19%) Office 365
5 15 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
6 13 (1.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 11 (1.10%) IaaS
7 11 (1.10%) PaaS
8 9 (0.90%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.70%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 6 (0.60%) Veeva
11 4 (0.40%) GitHub
12 3 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.20%) Force.com
13 2 (0.20%) Trello
14 1 (0.100%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.100%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.69%) WAN
2 31 (3.09%) LAN
3 29 (2.89%) Internet
4 25 (2.49%) Firewall
4 25 (2.49%) VLAN
5 17 (1.69%) VoIP
6 16 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (1.49%) HTTP
8 13 (1.29%) SAN
9 7 (0.70%) Skype
10 5 (0.50%) VPN
10 5 (0.50%) Wireless
11 4 (0.40%) DNS
11 4 (0.40%) FIX Connectivity
11 4 (0.40%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.30%) DHCP
12 3 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (0.30%) IPsec
12 3 (0.30%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (2.89%) Big Data
1 29 (2.89%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (1.39%) DB2
4 11 (1.10%) Data Mart
5 9 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (0.80%) OLAP
7 7 (0.70%) QlikView
7 7 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (0.60%) Power BI
9 5 (0.50%) DTS
9 5 (0.50%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.40%) MySQL
11 3 (0.30%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.30%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.30%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.30%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (0.30%) Text Mining
12 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 70 (6.97%) JIRA
2 19 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 13 (1.29%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.10%) ClearCase
4 11 (1.10%) Subversion
5 9 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (0.80%) Visual Studio
7 6 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (0.60%) Redmine
8 5 (0.50%) VersionOne
9 4 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.30%) Fiddler
10 3 (0.30%) JIRA Agile
10 3 (0.30%) webpack
11 1 (0.100%) eCATT
11 1 (0.100%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.100%) JUnit
11 1 (0.100%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.100%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.100%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 457 (45.52%) Finance
2 155 (15.44%) Banking
3 85 (8.47%) Retail
4 72 (7.17%) Investment Banking
5 61 (6.08%) Telecoms
6 52 (5.18%) Legal
7 51 (5.08%) Marketing
8 50 (4.98%) Retail Banking
9 43 (4.28%) Law
10 31 (3.09%) Manufacturing
11 27 (2.69%) Publishing
12 26 (2.59%) Automotive
13 19 (1.89%) Games
14 13 (1.29%) Electronics
15 12 (1.20%) Advertising
16 9 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
16 9 (0.90%) Front Office
17 8 (0.80%) Aerospace
17 8 (0.80%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 462 (46.02%) Project Manager
2 104 (10.36%) IT Manager
3 91 (9.06%) IT Project Manager
4 88 (8.76%) Analyst
5 78 (7.77%) Programme Manager
6 73 (7.27%) Senior Manager
7 69 (6.87%) Senior Project Manager
8 68 (6.77%) Business Analyst
9 43 (4.28%) Software Project Manager
10 37 (3.69%) Delivery Project Manager
10 37 (3.69%) Transformation Manager
11 35 (3.49%) Consultant
12 34 (3.39%) Agile Project Manager
13 33 (3.29%) Transformation Programme Manager
14 32 (3.19%) Scrum Master
15 28 (2.79%) Business Transformation Manager
15 28 (2.79%) Technical Manager
16 26 (2.59%) Architect
16 26 (2.59%) Developer
17 25 (2.49%) Finance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (5.68%) .NET
2 42 (4.18%) XML
3 31 (3.09%) HTML
4 22 (2.19%) CSS
5 19 (1.89%) Web Services
6 14 (1.39%) AngularJS
6 14 (1.39%) ASP.NET
7 13 (1.29%) Hibernate
7 13 (1.29%) J2EE
8 12 (1.20%) JMS
9 11 (1.10%) EJB
9 11 (1.10%) JSP
9 11 (1.10%) Servlets
9 11 (1.10%) Struts
9 11 (1.10%) WSDL
9 11 (1.10%) XSD
10 10 (1.00%) HTML5
10 10 (1.00%) jQuery
10 10 (1.00%) Node.js
11 9 (0.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 568 (56.57%) PMI
2 128 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (6.37%) Computer Science
4 51 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 42 (4.18%) Virtual Team
6 39 (3.88%) Reference Data
7 37 (3.69%) Data Centre
8 36 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (2.19%) Life Science
10 11 (1.10%) Fintech
11 10 (1.00%) Derivative
12 9 (0.90%) Driving Licence
12 9 (0.90%) iSeries
12 9 (0.90%) Mainframe
12 9 (0.90%) Public Cloud
13 8 (0.80%) CMDB
13 8 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
13 8 (0.80%) User Experience
14 7 (0.70%) Internet of Things
14 7 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (4.48%) Windows
2 29 (2.89%) Linux
3 12 (1.20%) Unix
4 10 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (0.70%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.70%) Solaris
5 7 (0.70%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.50%) Android
7 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.40%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.30%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.30%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.100%) CentOS
9 1 (0.100%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 728 (72.51%) PRINCE2
2 683 (68.03%) Project Management
3 452 (45.02%) Agile Software Development
4 255 (25.40%) Scrum
5 237 (23.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 159 (15.84%) ITIL
7 145 (14.44%) Waterfall
8 138 (13.75%) PRINCE
9 128 (12.75%) SDLC
10 127 (12.65%) Programme Management
11 116 (11.55%) Change Management
12 99 (9.86%) Business Analysis
13 96 (9.56%) Risk Management
14 87 (8.67%) CRM
15 80 (7.97%) Line Management
16 77 (7.67%) Continuous Improvement
17 73 (7.27%) Coaching
18 72 (7.17%) Service Management
19 71 (7.07%) Six Sigma
20 70 (6.97%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (8.37%) SQL
2 76 (7.57%) Java
3 41 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 39 (3.88%) Python
5 37 (3.69%) C#
6 34 (3.39%) C++
7 27 (2.69%) C
8 22 (2.19%) Ruby
9 13 (1.29%) PHP
10 11 (1.10%) Perl
10 11 (1.10%) VB
11 10 (1.00%) COBOL
12 9 (0.90%) Apex Code
12 9 (0.90%) Bash Shell
12 9 (0.90%) Jython
12 9 (0.90%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.80%) Assembly Language
14 7 (0.70%) Embedded C
14 7 (0.70%) Embedded C++
14 7 (0.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 554 (55.18%) PMP
2 299 (29.78%) Degree
3 73 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 72 (7.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 44 (4.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 34 (3.39%) APMP
7 32 (3.19%) Security Cleared
8 30 (2.99%) ISEB
9 29 (2.89%) APMG
10 27 (2.69%) Master's Degree
11 20 (1.99%) CISSP
12 18 (1.79%) CBAP
12 18 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (1.79%) SC Cleared
13 14 (1.39%) CAPM
14 13 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (1.29%) MCSE
15 10 (1.00%) MBA
15 10 (1.00%) PgMP
16 9 (0.90%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (10.96%) QA
2 94 (9.36%) PMO
3 23 (2.29%) PMBOK
4 21 (2.09%) Data Quality
5 20 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (1.99%) SLA
6 19 (1.89%) P3O
7 13 (1.29%) GDPR
7 13 (1.29%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.80%) MiFID
9 6 (0.60%) COSO
9 6 (0.60%) GPG13
10 4 (0.40%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.30%) EMIR
12 2 (0.20%) COBIT
12 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.100%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 1 (0.100%) GxP
13 1 (0.100%) PCI DSS
13 1 (0.100%) TickIT
System Software
1 18 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (1.69%) Docker
3 15 (1.49%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.20%) XenApp
6 1 (0.100%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.100%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.100%) KVM
6 1 (0.100%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.100%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.100%) vSphere
6 1 (0.100%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (1.59%) Puppet
3 10 (1.00%) Packer
4 9 (0.90%) Ansible
5 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.20%) SCCM
5 2 (0.20%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.100%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.100%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.100%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 185 (18.43%) Microsoft
2 63 (6.27%) Oracle
3 44 (4.38%) SAP
4 39 (3.88%) VMware
5 28 (2.79%) Bloomberg
5 28 (2.79%) LexisNexis
6 26 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
7 25 (2.49%) Cisco
8 20 (1.99%) Citrix
9 17 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 16 (1.59%) Tableau
11 14 (1.39%) Sitecore
12 12 (1.20%) Cognizant
13 11 (1.10%) Chordiant
13 11 (1.10%) Google
13 11 (1.10%) IBM
14 9 (0.90%) CheckPoint
15 8 (0.80%) Atlassian
15 8 (0.80%) EMC
15 8 (0.80%) NetApp