Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Certification
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 481 387 391
Rank change year-on-year -94 +4 +40
Permanent jobs citing PMI Certification 1013 1507 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.79% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.39% 2.98% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 706 1119 1394
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £39,875 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £78,750
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 42411 50574 59670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.25% 26.36% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32595 40691 47603
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -110 915 £60,000 - 63
UK excluding London -89 523 £52,500 - 32
London -93 463 £70,000 +7.69% 34
South East -62 153 £57,500 +4.55% 13
North of England -16 146 £50,000 +11.11% 9
North West -19 98 £50,000 +17.65% 5
Midlands -77 61 £57,500 +18.56% 3
Scotland +34 60 £50,000 -4.76% 4
South West +17 51 £45,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire +22 46 £48,000 -4.00% 3
West Midlands -41 40 £56,750 +17.01% 1
East of England -7 38 £60,000 - 2
East Midlands 0 21 £66,000 -5.71% 2
Northern Ireland - 11 - -
Wales +13 5 £45,000 -5.26%
North East - 2 £44,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 725 (71.57%) PRINCE2
2 682 (67.32%) Project Management
3 570 (56.27%) PMI
4 544 (53.70%) PMP
5 456 (45.01%) Finance
6 451 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
7 332 (32.77%) Degree
8 257 (25.37%) Scrum
9 223 (22.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 182 (17.97%) Microsoft
11 161 (15.89%) ITIL
12 147 (14.51%) Waterfall
13 142 (14.02%) Banking
14 137 (13.52%) Retail
15 135 (13.33%) PRINCE
16 118 (11.65%) Microsoft Project
16 118 (11.65%) Programme Management
17 116 (11.45%) Change Management
18 112 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
19 111 (10.96%) SDLC
20 109 (10.76%) Risk Management
21 108 (10.66%) SQL
22 103 (10.17%) QA
23 102 (10.07%) Business Analysis
24 92 (9.08%) CRM
25 84 (8.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
25 84 (8.29%) JIRA
25 84 (8.29%) PMO
26 81 (8.00%) Line Management
27 80 (7.90%) Microsoft Office

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 65 (6.42%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.07%) Confluence
2 21 (2.07%) WebSphere
3 12 (1.18%) IIS
4 11 (1.09%) JBoss
4 11 (1.09%) WebLogic
5 9 (0.89%) CICS
6 7 (0.69%) Skype for Business
7 6 (0.59%) SAS
8 5 (0.49%) CMS
9 4 (0.39%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.30%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.30%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.099%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.099%) Documentum
11 1 (0.099%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.099%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.099%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.099%) WordPress
Applications
1 118 (11.65%) Microsoft Project
2 80 (7.90%) Microsoft Office
3 76 (7.50%) MS Visio
4 62 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
5 35 (3.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.59%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.099%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.99%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.79%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.59%) Adobe Campaign
5 6 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.49%) Primavera
7 4 (0.39%) Actimize
7 4 (0.39%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.39%) SAP Business One
7 4 (0.39%) SAP Retail
8 3 (0.30%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.20%) Infor CRM
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle AML
9 2 (0.20%) ResourceLink
10 1 (0.099%) CA PPM
10 1 (0.099%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.099%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 38 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (2.27%) SaaS
4 22 (2.17%) Office 365
5 16 (1.58%) IaaS
5 16 (1.58%) PaaS
6 13 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
6 13 (1.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 12 (1.18%) GitHub
8 11 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.89%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 6 (0.59%) Veeva
12 3 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.20%) Force.com
13 2 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.20%) Trello
14 1 (0.099%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.099%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 50 (4.94%) WAN
2 41 (4.05%) LAN
3 34 (3.36%) VLAN
4 32 (3.16%) Internet
5 25 (2.47%) VoIP
6 24 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
7 22 (2.17%) Firewall
8 15 (1.48%) HTTP
9 12 (1.18%) SAN
10 6 (0.59%) Skype
10 6 (0.59%) Unified Communications
11 5 (0.49%) VPN
11 5 (0.49%) Wireless
12 4 (0.39%) FIX Connectivity
13 3 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (0.30%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.30%) TCP/IP
14 2 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (0.20%) DNS
14 2 (0.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.16%) Big Data
3 25 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (1.48%) DB2
5 13 (1.28%) MySQL
6 11 (1.09%) Data Mart
7 10 (0.99%) Relational Database
8 9 (0.89%) QlikView
9 7 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (0.59%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.49%) DTS
12 3 (0.30%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.30%) Power BI
13 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.099%) Blockchain
14 1 (0.099%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 1 (0.099%) Oracle Discoverer
14 1 (0.099%) PowerPivot
14 1 (0.099%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 84 (8.29%) JIRA
2 14 (1.38%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.09%) ClearCase
3 11 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.09%) Subversion
4 9 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (0.89%) Visual Studio
5 7 (0.69%) JIRA Agile
6 6 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (0.49%) HP UFT
7 5 (0.49%) LoadRunner
8 4 (0.39%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.39%) eCATT
8 4 (0.39%) Mockito
8 4 (0.39%) Selenium
8 4 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.30%) Fiddler
9 3 (0.30%) Hudson
10 2 (0.20%) JUnit
10 2 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
General
1 456 (45.01%) Finance
2 142 (14.02%) Banking
3 137 (13.52%) Retail
4 76 (7.50%) Investment Banking
5 58 (5.73%) Marketing
6 57 (5.63%) Telecoms
7 49 (4.84%) Retail Banking
8 38 (3.75%) Legal
9 34 (3.36%) Law
10 32 (3.16%) Publishing
11 27 (2.67%) Automotive
11 27 (2.67%) Manufacturing
12 20 (1.97%) Electronics
13 19 (1.88%) Games
14 17 (1.68%) Front Office
15 14 (1.38%) Corporate Banking
16 13 (1.28%) Advertising
16 13 (1.28%) French Language
16 13 (1.28%) Spanish Language
17 12 (1.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 470 (46.40%) Project Manager
2 112 (11.06%) IT Manager
3 100 (9.87%) IT Project Manager
4 87 (8.59%) Analyst
5 83 (8.19%) Senior Manager
6 82 (8.09%) Programme Manager
7 79 (7.80%) Senior Project Manager
8 62 (6.12%) Business Analyst
9 43 (4.24%) Consultant
10 41 (4.05%) Software Project Manager
11 34 (3.36%) Developer
12 33 (3.26%) Delivery Project Manager
13 32 (3.16%) Technical Manager
13 32 (3.16%) Transformation Manager
14 29 (2.86%) Transformation Programme Manager
15 28 (2.76%) Agile Project Manager
15 28 (2.76%) Business Transformation Manager
15 28 (2.76%) Scrum Master
16 23 (2.27%) Architect
17 22 (2.17%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (6.42%) .NET
2 50 (4.94%) XML
3 34 (3.36%) HTML
4 24 (2.37%) CSS
5 22 (2.17%) ASP.NET
6 19 (1.88%) Web Services
7 18 (1.78%) Hibernate
8 13 (1.28%) jQuery
9 12 (1.18%) .NET Framework
9 12 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (1.18%) HTML5
9 12 (1.18%) J2EE
9 12 (1.18%) JMS
10 11 (1.09%) EJB
10 11 (1.09%) JSON
10 11 (1.09%) JSP
10 11 (1.09%) Servlets
10 11 (1.09%) Struts
10 11 (1.09%) WSDL
10 11 (1.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 570 (56.27%) PMI
2 112 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 47 (4.64%) Data Centre
5 46 (4.54%) Management Information System
6 40 (3.95%) Virtual Team
7 39 (3.85%) Reference Data
8 24 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (1.88%) Life Science
10 18 (1.78%) Derivative
11 16 (1.58%) Driving Licence
12 14 (1.38%) User Experience
13 12 (1.18%) CMDB
13 12 (1.18%) Exotic Derivative
14 9 (0.89%) iSeries
14 9 (0.89%) Mainframe
14 9 (0.89%) Public Cloud
15 8 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
16 7 (0.69%) Equities
16 7 (0.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 46 (4.54%) Windows
2 32 (3.16%) Linux
3 14 (1.38%) Unix
4 11 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (0.99%) Solaris
6 7 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.69%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.49%) Android
7 5 (0.49%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.30%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.20%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.099%) CentOS
10 1 (0.099%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 725 (71.57%) PRINCE2
2 682 (67.32%) Project Management
3 451 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
4 257 (25.37%) Scrum
5 223 (22.01%) Stakeholder Management
6 161 (15.89%) ITIL
7 147 (14.51%) Waterfall
8 135 (13.33%) PRINCE
9 118 (11.65%) Programme Management
10 116 (11.45%) Change Management
11 111 (10.96%) SDLC
12 109 (10.76%) Risk Management
13 102 (10.07%) Business Analysis
14 92 (9.08%) CRM
15 81 (8.00%) Line Management
16 70 (6.91%) Continuous Improvement
16 70 (6.91%) Six Sigma
16 70 (6.91%) Software Engineering
17 69 (6.81%) Wealth Management
18 65 (6.42%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (10.66%) SQL
2 74 (7.31%) Java
3 57 (5.63%) C#
4 44 (4.34%) JavaScript
5 43 (4.24%) Python
6 38 (3.75%) C++
7 26 (2.57%) C
8 24 (2.37%) Ruby
9 13 (1.28%) Perl
10 12 (1.18%) PHP
11 10 (0.99%) COBOL
11 10 (0.99%) Embedded C
11 10 (0.99%) Embedded C++
12 9 (0.89%) Apex Code
12 9 (0.89%) Bash Shell
12 9 (0.89%) Jython
12 9 (0.89%) Shell Script
12 9 (0.89%) VB
13 8 (0.79%) Assembly Language
13 8 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 544 (53.70%) PMP
2 332 (32.77%) Degree
3 84 (8.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 69 (6.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 46 (4.54%) Computer Science Degree
6 37 (3.65%) ISEB
7 34 (3.36%) Security Cleared
8 33 (3.26%) APMP
9 28 (2.76%) APMG
10 27 (2.67%) Master's Degree
11 21 (2.07%) SC Cleared
12 19 (1.88%) CBAP
13 18 (1.78%) CISSP
14 12 (1.18%) PgMP
15 11 (1.09%) MBA
16 10 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
17 8 (0.79%) CISA
17 8 (0.79%) CISM
18 7 (0.69%) CAPM
18 7 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (10.17%) QA
2 84 (8.29%) PMO
3 22 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (1.88%) Data Quality
5 18 (1.78%) SLA
6 16 (1.58%) PMBOK
7 14 (1.38%) ISO 9001
8 13 (1.28%) MiFID
9 11 (1.09%) P3O
10 6 (0.59%) COSO
10 6 (0.59%) GPG13
11 5 (0.49%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.30%) EMIR
12 3 (0.30%) GDPR
13 2 (0.20%) COBIT
13 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.20%) TickIT
14 1 (0.099%) 21 CFR Part 11
14 1 (0.099%) GxP
14 1 (0.099%) Solvency II
System Software
1 26 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (1.97%) Docker
3 14 (1.38%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.099%) ACF2
6 1 (0.099%) KVM
6 1 (0.099%) RACF
6 1 (0.099%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.099%) vSphere
6 1 (0.099%) XenApp
6 1 (0.099%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (2.37%) Puppet
3 9 (0.89%) Ansible
4 6 (0.59%) SCVMM
5 5 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.49%) Packer
6 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.099%) SCCM
6 1 (0.099%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 182 (17.97%) Microsoft
2 67 (6.61%) Oracle
3 40 (3.95%) SAP
4 38 (3.75%) VMware
5 31 (3.06%) Cisco
6 29 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
7 28 (2.76%) Bloomberg
7 28 (2.76%) LexisNexis
8 21 (2.07%) Red Hat
9 18 (1.78%) Citrix
10 17 (1.68%) IBM
11 15 (1.48%) HP
11 15 (1.48%) Tableau
12 13 (1.28%) NetApp
13 12 (1.18%) CheckPoint
13 12 (1.18%) Cognizant
13 12 (1.18%) EMC
14 11 (1.09%) Chordiant
14 11 (1.09%) Sitecore
15 8 (0.79%) Atlassian