Period
to 24 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Certification
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 508 576 557
Rank change year-on-year +68 -19 -113
Permanent jobs citing PMI Certification 713 201 565
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.35% 1.58% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 449 165 407
10th Percentile £41,500 £36,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% - -
75th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £74,375
90th Percentile £82,550 £87,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 30,306 12,743 27,517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.54% 20.23% 21.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15,394 9,357 20,782
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in the UK

PMI Certification
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PMI Certification.

Salary trend for PMI Certification in the UK

PMI Certification
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing PMI Certification over the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

Salary histogram for PMI Certification in the UK

PMI Certification
Top 17 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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England +13 550 £60,000 +4.35% 87
UK excluding London -13 342 £52,500 - 71
London -74 237 £70,000 -5.08% 27
Work from Home -70 188 £59,250 -4.82% 12
South East -23 163 £56,000 +6.67% 15
North of England -64 57 £52,000 +15.56% 25
Midlands -64 40 £52,500 +23.53% 8
Yorkshire -54 33 £52,000 +1.96% 8
East of England -82 32 £60,000 +14.29%
West Midlands -46 31 £52,500 +23.53% 6
North West -77 21 £52,500 +31.19% 14
Wales -30 19 £42,500 -15.00% 6
South West -46 15 £60,000 +11.63% 10
Scotland -52 14 £47,500 +14.46% 5
East Midlands - 9 £53,500 - 2
Northern Ireland - 4 £42,500 - 2
North East -20 3 £40,000 -35.48% 3

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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.

1 535 (75.04%) Project Management
2 414 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 407 (57.08%) PMI
4 402 (56.38%) PRINCE2
5 331 (46.42%) PMP
6 312 (43.76%) Social Skills
7 309 (43.34%) Finance
8 211 (29.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 200 (28.05%) Degree
10 188 (26.37%) Project Delivery
11 154 (21.60%) Scrum
12 149 (20.90%) Problem-Solving
13 124 (17.39%) Waterfall
14 106 (14.87%) Analytical Skills
15 105 (14.73%) Risk Management
16 102 (14.31%) Microsoft
17 97 (13.60%) Mentoring
18 92 (12.90%) Microsoft Project
19 82 (11.50%) ITIL
20 79 (11.08%) Analytics
21 76 (10.66%) Continuous Improvement
21 76 (10.66%) SDLC
21 76 (10.66%) PMO
22 73 (10.24%) PRINCE
23 71 (9.96%) Software Engineering
24 68 (9.54%) Change Management
25 67 (9.40%) Management Information System
25 67 (9.40%) SharePoint
26 65 (9.12%) Change Control
27 64 (8.98%) Computer Science

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 67 (9.40%) SharePoint
2 37 (5.19%) Documentum
3 18 (2.52%) Confluence
4 10 (1.40%) Apache
5 5 (0.70%) IIS
6 4 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (0.56%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.56%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.42%) CMS
7 3 (0.42%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.28%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.28%) nginx
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.14%) SAS
9 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 92 (12.90%) Microsoft Project
2 55 (7.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 43 (6.03%) Microsoft Office
4 34 (4.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 31 (4.35%) MS Visio
6 17 (2.38%) Windchill
7 8 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (2.81%) TrackWise
2 11 (1.54%) NetSuite
3 10 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.84%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (0.70%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.28%) Lawson
8 2 (0.28%) Primavera
8 2 (0.28%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.14%) Infor LN
9 1 (0.14%) JDE OneWorld
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.14%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 63 (8.84%) Azure
2 61 (8.56%) SaaS
3 43 (6.03%) Microsoft 365
4 39 (5.47%) AWS
5 37 (5.19%) Veeva
6 21 (2.95%) Dynamics 365
7 18 (2.52%) Smartsheet
8 8 (1.12%) GCP
8 8 (1.12%) PaaS
9 7 (0.98%) IaaS
9 7 (0.98%) Power Platform
10 5 (0.70%) GitHub
11 4 (0.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 4 (0.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 3 (0.42%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.28%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.28%) Google Workspace
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.14%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.10%) Firewall
2 8 (1.12%) WAN
3 7 (0.98%) LAN
4 6 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.70%) NetScaler
6 4 (0.56%) Extranet
6 4 (0.56%) FTP
6 4 (0.56%) HTTP
6 4 (0.56%) Intranet
6 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.56%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.42%) Broadband
7 3 (0.42%) Network Security
7 3 (0.42%) SD-WAN
7 3 (0.42%) Wireless
8 2 (0.28%) 5G
8 2 (0.28%) WLAN
9 1 (0.14%) SAN
9 1 (0.14%) SMS
9 1 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (1.82%) MongoDB
2 13 (1.82%) MySQL
3 12 (1.68%) SQL Server
4 11 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.12%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (0.84%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.84%) Power BI
7 6 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.56%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.42%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.28%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.28%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.28%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.28%) Tableau
11 1 (0.14%) Big Data
11 1 (0.14%) Redis
11 1 (0.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 56 (7.85%) JIRA
2 26 (3.65%) Git (software)
3 17 (2.38%) Axure RP
4 8 (1.12%) Bitbucket Server
4 8 (1.12%) GitLab
4 8 (1.12%) Gradle
4 8 (1.12%) Maven
5 4 (0.56%) Artifactory
6 3 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.28%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.28%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.28%) Subversion
8 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.14%) Postman
8 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.14%) TestRail
General
1 312 (43.76%) Social Skills
2 309 (43.34%) Finance
3 106 (14.87%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (8.70%) Presentation Skills
5 47 (6.59%) Organisational Skills
6 43 (6.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 40 (5.61%) Retail
8 39 (5.47%) Telecoms
9 32 (4.49%) Influencing Skills
10 29 (4.07%) Marketing
11 27 (3.79%) Manufacturing
11 27 (3.79%) Publishing
12 24 (3.37%) Law
13 23 (3.23%) Billing
14 21 (2.95%) Games
14 21 (2.95%) Public Sector
15 16 (2.24%) Automotive
15 16 (2.24%) Banking
15 16 (2.24%) Legal
16 15 (2.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 389 (54.56%) Project Manager
2 98 (13.74%) IT Manager
3 90 (12.62%) IT Project Manager
4 83 (11.64%) Senior Manager
5 78 (10.94%) Senior Project Manager
6 56 (7.85%) Software Engineer
7 43 (6.03%) Analyst
8 38 (5.33%) Infrastructure Manager
9 35 (4.91%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 32 (4.49%) Consultant
11 31 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
12 29 (4.07%) Agile Project Manager
13 28 (3.93%) Business Analyst
14 27 (3.79%) Scrum Master
15 24 (3.37%) Digital Project Manager
15 24 (3.37%) Senior Software Engineer
16 23 (3.23%) Programme Manager
17 20 (2.81%) Telecoms Manager
18 18 (2.52%) Delivery Manager
18 18 (2.52%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (7.43%) HTML
2 48 (6.73%) .NET
3 33 (4.63%) AngularJS
4 31 (4.35%) CSS
5 24 (3.37%) React
6 23 (3.23%) CSS3
6 23 (3.23%) HTML5
7 22 (3.09%) XML
8 20 (2.81%) Redux
8 20 (2.81%) Spring
9 16 (2.24%) Jest
10 15 (2.10%) Web Services
11 14 (1.96%) J2EE
12 13 (1.82%) Node.js
13 12 (1.68%) .NET Core
13 12 (1.68%) Spring Boot
14 10 (1.40%) JSON
14 10 (1.40%) Middleware
14 10 (1.40%) RESTful
15 9 (1.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 407 (57.08%) PMI
2 67 (9.40%) Management Information System
3 46 (6.45%) Life Science
4 39 (5.47%) User Experience
5 29 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
6 25 (3.51%) Data Centre
7 23 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.81%) Virtual Team
9 17 (2.38%) Cyber Warfare
9 17 (2.38%) Digital Media
10 15 (2.10%) Biotechnology
11 11 (1.54%) Analytical Mindset
12 8 (1.12%) FMCG
13 6 (0.84%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
14 5 (0.70%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.56%) Fat Client
15 4 (0.56%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 51 (7.15%) Windows
2 32 (4.49%) Linux
3 19 (2.66%) Unix
4 11 (1.54%) Windows 10
5 8 (1.12%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.56%) SUSE
6 4 (0.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.14%) Android
7 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (75.04%) Project Management
2 414 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 402 (56.38%) PRINCE2
4 211 (29.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 188 (26.37%) Project Delivery
6 154 (21.60%) Scrum
7 149 (20.90%) Problem-Solving
8 124 (17.39%) Waterfall
9 105 (14.73%) Risk Management
10 97 (13.60%) Mentoring
11 82 (11.50%) ITIL
12 79 (11.08%) Analytics
13 76 (10.66%) Continuous Improvement
13 76 (10.66%) SDLC
14 73 (10.24%) PRINCE
15 71 (9.96%) Software Engineering
16 68 (9.54%) Change Management
17 65 (9.12%) Change Control
18 64 (8.98%) Computer Science
19 61 (8.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 60 (8.42%) JavaScript
2 51 (7.15%) Java
3 47 (6.59%) SQL
4 27 (3.79%) C
5 22 (3.09%) Python
6 20 (2.81%) TypeScript
7 16 (2.24%) ES6
8 15 (2.10%) C#
9 9 (1.26%) Bash
10 8 (1.12%) C++
10 8 (1.12%) Go
10 8 (1.12%) Java 8
11 6 (0.84%) Perl
11 6 (0.84%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.70%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.56%) Korn
14 3 (0.42%) PHP
15 1 (0.14%) Groovy
15 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 331 (46.42%) PMP
2 200 (28.05%) Degree
3 39 (5.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 36 (5.05%) APMP
5 33 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 32 (4.49%) Security Cleared
7 24 (3.37%) SC Cleared
8 19 (2.66%) IIBA
9 17 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (1.54%) MBA
11 10 (1.40%) ISTQB
12 9 (1.26%) ISEB
13 8 (1.12%) CBAP
13 8 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.98%) APMG
14 7 (0.98%) CAPM
15 5 (0.70%) CCA
15 5 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
15 5 (0.70%) CSPO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (10.66%) PMO
2 23 (3.23%) QA
3 16 (2.24%) ISO 13485
4 15 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.40%) GDPR
6 8 (1.12%) GxP
6 8 (1.12%) P3O
7 6 (0.84%) PMBOK
8 5 (0.70%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.56%) SLA
10 2 (0.28%) COBIT
11 1 (0.14%) Good Clinical Practice
11 1 (0.14%) GRC
11 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.14%) NIST
11 1 (0.14%) RMADS
System Software
1 15 (2.10%) Docker
2 13 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) XenApp
5 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.26%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.70%) Ansible
2 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (0.56%) Nagios
3 4 (0.56%) Puppet
3 4 (0.56%) vRealize
4 3 (0.42%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.14%) Grafana
5 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.14%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.14%) QRadar
5 1 (0.14%) SCCM
5 1 (0.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 102 (14.31%) Microsoft
2 53 (7.43%) LexisNexis
3 44 (6.17%) Oracle
4 41 (5.75%) SAP
5 21 (2.95%) OpenText
6 20 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (2.38%) PTC
8 13 (1.82%) Workday
9 11 (1.54%) JD Edwards
10 10 (1.40%) Cisco
10 10 (1.40%) VMware
11 8 (1.12%) Epicor
12 7 (0.98%) Sage
12 7 (0.98%) ServiceNow
13 6 (0.84%) Citrix
13 6 (0.84%) WatchGuard
14 5 (0.70%) Atlassian
14 5 (0.70%) Cognos
15 4 (0.56%) Cognizant
15 4 (0.56%) Splunk