Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Certification
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 472 465 475
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10 -65
Permanent jobs citing PMI Certification 879 1,106 1,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.61% 0.64% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.48% 2.68% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 627 802 833
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £38,500 £38,775 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,125 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.23% +10.00% -6.54%

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 35,401 41,331 43,142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.57% 23.78% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25,401 31,033 33,774
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,552 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.90% +10.12% -1.10%
10th Percentile £26,400 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,900 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.22% +5.65% -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +9 828 £60,000 - 30
UK excluding London -6 467 £52,125 -5.23% 18
London -15 379 £66,500 -1.48% 13
South East +7 189 £60,000 +4.35% 8
North of England -21 110 £42,500 -15.00% 4
North West +18 89 £35,000 -33.33% 3
Midlands +26 70 £51,250 +2.50% 2
West Midlands +23 48 £53,750 +7.50% 2
South West +20 43 £50,000 +7.53% 1
Scotland -28 28 £50,000 -9.09% 1
East Midlands +20 22 £42,500 -15.00%
East of England +67 21 £60,000 +11.63% 2
Yorkshire -22 19 £55,000 +22.22%
Wales +20 5 £47,500 +40.74%
North East +12 2 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Northern Ireland -26 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 665 (75.65%) PRINCE2
2 637 (72.47%) Project Management
3 574 (65.30%) PMP
4 468 (53.24%) Agile Software Development
5 407 (46.30%) PMI
6 389 (44.25%) Finance
7 236 (26.85%) Degree
8 199 (22.64%) Scrum
9 181 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 160 (18.20%) ITIL
11 148 (16.84%) Microsoft
12 134 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
13 131 (14.90%) Risk Management
14 120 (13.65%) SDLC
15 118 (13.42%) Waterfall
16 108 (12.29%) PMO
17 107 (12.17%) Problem-Solving
18 103 (11.72%) Programme Management
19 101 (11.49%) PRINCE
20 89 (10.13%) Change Management
21 85 (9.67%) Business Analysis
21 85 (9.67%) Line Management
22 83 (9.44%) Microsoft Project
23 81 (9.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
24 79 (8.99%) SAP
24 79 (8.99%) Microsoft Excel
25 78 (8.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
26 76 (8.65%) Presales
27 75 (8.53%) Data Analysis
28 71 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement

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 23 (2.62%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (1.25%) Apache Spark
4 8 (0.91%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.68%) CMS
6 5 (0.57%) Confluence
6 5 (0.57%) Drupal
6 5 (0.57%) WordPress
7 4 (0.46%) Joomla!
7 4 (0.46%) SAS
8 2 (0.23%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.23%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.23%) Smallworld
8 2 (0.23%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.11%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 83 (9.44%) Microsoft Project
2 79 (8.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 59 (6.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 56 (6.37%) Microsoft Office
5 28 (3.19%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.23%) SPSS
8 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 28 (3.19%) Dynamics AX
2 25 (2.84%) NetSuite
3 20 (2.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 18 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (1.48%) SAP S/4HANA
6 11 (1.25%) Lawson
7 7 (0.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.46%) Magento
9 3 (0.34%) Actimize
10 2 (0.23%) Exstream
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.23%) Primavera
10 2 (0.23%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.11%) ENOVIA
11 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
11 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
11 1 (0.11%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 61 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (3.64%) SaaS
4 26 (2.96%) Dynamics 365
5 22 (2.50%) Office 365
6 16 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.37%) PaaS
8 11 (1.25%) IaaS
9 6 (0.68%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.46%) Power Platform
11 3 (0.34%) Force.com
11 3 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.23%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.23%) Boomi
12 2 (0.23%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.23%) Trello
12 2 (0.23%) Tricentis Tosca
13 1 (0.11%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.62%) WAN
2 18 (2.05%) Firewall
3 16 (1.82%) LAN
4 11 (1.25%) DNS
5 9 (1.02%) SAN
6 8 (0.91%) Internet
7 7 (0.80%) NAS
8 6 (0.68%) DHCP
8 6 (0.68%) Unified Communications
8 6 (0.68%) VPN
9 5 (0.57%) BGP
9 5 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (0.57%) FWSM
9 5 (0.57%) IPsec
9 5 (0.57%) OSPF
9 5 (0.57%) SNMP
9 5 (0.57%) Software-Defined Networking
9 5 (0.57%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (5.12%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.87%) Big Data
3 11 (1.25%) Apache Hive
3 11 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (1.25%) Impala
4 8 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (0.80%) MySQL
6 5 (0.57%) QlikView
7 4 (0.46%) Power BI
7 4 (0.46%) SAP HANA
7 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.34%) DB2
8 3 (0.34%) GIS
8 3 (0.34%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.23%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.23%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.23%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (2.73%) JIRA
2 15 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.14%) Selenium
4 7 (0.80%) Cucumber
4 7 (0.80%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.68%) Protractor
6 5 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.34%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.23%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.23%) Maven
9 1 (0.11%) Ant
9 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket Server
9 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.11%) Gradle
9 1 (0.11%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.11%) NUnit
9 1 (0.11%) TestNG
General
1 389 (44.25%) Finance
2 52 (5.92%) Marketing
3 43 (4.89%) Manufacturing
3 43 (4.89%) Pharmaceutical
4 41 (4.66%) Banking
5 35 (3.98%) Retail
6 27 (3.07%) Telecoms
7 26 (2.96%) Advertising
8 24 (2.73%) Legal
9 20 (2.28%) Law
10 15 (1.71%) Publishing
11 10 (1.14%) Billing
12 9 (1.02%) Electronics
12 9 (1.02%) Games
13 8 (0.91%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.68%) Back Office
15 5 (0.57%) Local Government
15 5 (0.57%) Military
16 3 (0.34%) Front Office
17 2 (0.23%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 469 (53.36%) Project Manager
2 131 (14.90%) IT Manager
3 120 (13.65%) Senior Manager
4 113 (12.86%) IT Project Manager
4 113 (12.86%) Senior Project Manager
5 68 (7.74%) Software Project Manager
6 67 (7.62%) Delivery Manager
7 56 (6.37%) Analyst
8 37 (4.21%) SAP Manager
8 37 (4.21%) Scrum Master
9 36 (4.10%) Business Analyst
10 34 (3.87%) Consultant
11 33 (3.75%) SAP Project Manager
12 32 (3.64%) Infrastructure Manager
13 30 (3.41%) Senior IT Manager
14 29 (3.30%) Programme Manager
14 29 (3.30%) Senior IT Project Manager
15 28 (3.19%) Coordinator
16 26 (2.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 24 (2.73%) Data Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.98%) .NET
2 14 (1.59%) Web Services
3 12 (1.37%) XML
4 11 (1.25%) AngularJS
5 9 (1.02%) .NET Framework
5 9 (1.02%) Node.js
5 9 (1.02%) React
5 9 (1.02%) SOAP
6 8 (0.91%) CSS
6 8 (0.91%) HTML
6 8 (0.91%) LDAP
6 8 (0.91%) WCF
7 7 (0.80%) RESTful
8 6 (0.68%) Gherkin
9 5 (0.57%) JSON
10 4 (0.46%) COM
10 4 (0.46%) Middleware
10 4 (0.46%) REST
10 4 (0.46%) SAML
11 3 (0.34%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 407 (46.30%) PMI
2 134 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (7.17%) Management Information System
4 44 (5.01%) Self-Motivation
5 30 (3.41%) Data Centre
6 29 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (2.39%) Virtual Team
8 19 (2.16%) Algorithms
9 17 (1.93%) Driving Licence
10 16 (1.82%) Reinsurance
10 16 (1.82%) User Experience
11 15 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
12 11 (1.25%) CMDB
12 11 (1.25%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.02%) PKI
14 8 (0.91%) NHS
15 7 (0.80%) SCADA
16 6 (0.68%) Chip and PIN
16 6 (0.68%) Mobile App
16 6 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 41 (4.66%) Windows
2 10 (1.14%) Windows Server
3 8 (0.91%) Unix
4 7 (0.80%) Windows 10
5 5 (0.57%) Linux
6 1 (0.11%) AIX
6 1 (0.11%) Android
6 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 665 (75.65%) PRINCE2
2 637 (72.47%) Project Management
3 468 (53.24%) Agile Software Development
4 199 (22.64%) Scrum
5 181 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 160 (18.20%) ITIL
7 131 (14.90%) Risk Management
8 120 (13.65%) SDLC
9 118 (13.42%) Waterfall
10 107 (12.17%) Problem-Solving
11 103 (11.72%) Programme Management
12 101 (11.49%) PRINCE
13 89 (10.13%) Change Management
14 85 (9.67%) Business Analysis
14 85 (9.67%) Line Management
15 76 (8.65%) Presales
16 75 (8.53%) Data Analysis
17 71 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement
18 69 (7.85%) Coaching
19 68 (7.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (4.78%) SQL
2 39 (4.44%) C#
3 38 (4.32%) C
4 36 (4.10%) Java
5 24 (2.73%) JavaScript
6 18 (2.05%) PHP
7 7 (0.80%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.46%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.34%) Python
10 2 (0.23%) R
10 2 (0.23%) Ruby
10 2 (0.23%) VB
11 1 (0.11%) ABAP
11 1 (0.11%) C++
11 1 (0.11%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 574 (65.30%) PMP
2 236 (26.85%) Degree
3 81 (9.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 78 (8.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 62 (7.05%) Security Cleared
6 38 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
7 34 (3.87%) CISA
8 33 (3.75%) APMP
8 33 (3.75%) SC Cleared
9 23 (2.62%) ISEB
10 22 (2.50%) CISSP
11 19 (2.16%) PhD
12 18 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (2.05%) CISM
13 17 (1.93%) APMG
13 17 (1.93%) DV Cleared
14 15 (1.71%) NVQ Level 3
15 12 (1.37%) AWS Certification
15 12 (1.37%) CAPM
16 11 (1.25%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (12.29%) PMO
2 59 (6.71%) QA
3 16 (1.82%) GDPR
4 15 (1.71%) ISAE 3402
5 14 (1.59%) COBIT
6 11 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (1.25%) SLA
7 10 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (1.02%) GPG13
9 7 (0.80%) PMBOK
10 5 (0.57%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.34%) AIFMD
11 3 (0.34%) EMIR
11 3 (0.34%) FATCA
11 3 (0.34%) MiFID
12 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.23%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.11%) DICOM
13 1 (0.11%) HL7
13 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.11%) Docker
3 1 (0.11%) Firmware
3 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.34%) SCCM
1 3 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.23%) SCOM
2 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.11%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 148 (16.84%) Microsoft
2 79 (8.99%) SAP
3 46 (5.23%) Oracle
4 23 (2.62%) JD Edwards
5 20 (2.28%) VMware
6 19 (2.16%) Cisco
7 15 (1.71%) CheckPoint
7 15 (1.71%) Progress
8 14 (1.59%) Citrix
9 13 (1.48%) EMC
9 13 (1.48%) Informatica
9 13 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (1.37%) NetApp
11 11 (1.25%) Cloudera
11 11 (1.25%) Epicor
12 10 (1.14%) Sage
13 9 (1.02%) Google
13 9 (1.02%) IFS
14 8 (0.91%) F5
14 8 (0.91%) Tableau