Period
to 25 October 2020

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 25 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Certification
UK
6 months to
25 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 550 489 450
Rank change year-on-year -61 -39 +53
Permanent jobs citing PMI Certification 135 751 1,115
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.55% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 2.40% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 129 558 815
Median annual salary £56,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.74% -4.17% -
10th Percentile £36,500 £36,250 £37,709
90th Percentile £82,500 £84,125 £87,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -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 10,450 31,304 39,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.40% 22.99% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7,826 22,924 28,907
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 25 October 2020.

Salary histogram for PMI Certification in the UK

PMI Certification
Top 14 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 25 October 2020. 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 -47 122 £57,500 - 32
UK excluding London +27 77 £50,000 - 22
London +18 49 £65,000 -3.70% 11
South East +92 45 £60,000 +9.09% 11
Work from Home +21 26 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Midlands +91 15 £40,000 -20.40% 7
West Midlands +83 14 £38,782 -26.13% 6
East of England +134 5 £55,000 -4.35%
South West +105 4 £42,500 +21.43% 1
North of England +77 4 £45,019 +5.93% 2
North West +71 4 £45,019 +24.73% 1
Scotland +73 2 £60,000 +16.35%
Wales +45 2 £53,250 +10.94% 1
East Midlands +81 1 £42,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 October 2020, 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 87 (64.44%) Project Management
2 82 (60.74%) PMI
3 76 (56.30%) PRINCE2
4 71 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (48.15%) PMP
6 51 (37.78%) Finance
7 38 (28.15%) Degree
8 36 (26.67%) Scrum
9 35 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (21.48%) Project Delivery
11 26 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (18.52%) Waterfall
12 25 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (17.78%) Azure
14 22 (16.30%) ITIL
15 20 (14.81%) Business Analysis
15 20 (14.81%) SaaS
16 19 (14.07%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (14.07%) SDLC
17 18 (13.33%) DevOps
18 17 (12.59%) Computer Science
19 14 (10.37%) Management Information System
19 14 (10.37%) Customer Requirements
20 13 (9.63%) Requirements Gathering
20 13 (9.63%) Mentoring
20 13 (9.63%) Aerospace
20 13 (9.63%) Service Management
21 12 (8.89%) Risk Management
21 12 (8.89%) SQL
21 12 (8.89%) Microsoft

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 2 (1.48%) Confluence
1 2 (1.48%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.74%) SAS
2 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.96%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.74%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.74%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.78%) Azure
2 20 (14.81%) SaaS
3 10 (7.41%) IaaS
4 9 (6.67%) AWS
5 6 (4.44%) PaaS
6 4 (2.96%) GCP
6 4 (2.96%) Office 365
7 3 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.22%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.48%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.48%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.74%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.74%) Sauce Labs
9 1 (0.74%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.19%) LAN
2 4 (2.96%) WAN
3 3 (2.22%) Firewall
4 2 (1.48%) 3GPP
4 2 (1.48%) DHCP
4 2 (1.48%) DNS
4 2 (1.48%) LTE
4 2 (1.48%) MIMO
4 2 (1.48%) SAN
4 2 (1.48%) Skype
4 2 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.74%) FTP
5 1 (0.74%) HTTP
5 1 (0.74%) Internet
5 1 (0.74%) IPv4
5 1 (0.74%) IPv6
5 1 (0.74%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.74%) SNMP
5 1 (0.74%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.74%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.48%) Big Data
1 2 (1.48%) Power BI
1 2 (1.48%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.74%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.74%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 12 (8.89%) JIRA
2 5 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.96%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.48%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.48%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.74%) Appium
5 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.74%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.74%) Postman
5 1 (0.74%) Protractor
5 1 (0.74%) Selenium
5 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.74%) VersionOne
5 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 51 (37.78%) Finance
2 13 (9.63%) Aerospace
3 9 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.19%) Marketing
5 4 (2.96%) Public Sector
6 3 (2.22%) Billing
6 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.48%) Back Office
7 2 (1.48%) Banking
7 2 (1.48%) Front Office
8 1 (0.74%) Advertising
8 1 (0.74%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.74%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.74%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.74%) Legal
8 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.74%) Publishing
8 1 (0.74%) Retail
8 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (42.96%) Project Manager
2 22 (16.30%) Analyst
3 14 (10.37%) IT Manager
4 13 (9.63%) Business Analyst
5 12 (8.89%) Senior Manager
6 11 (8.15%) IT Project Manager
6 11 (8.15%) Senior Project Manager
7 8 (5.93%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (5.19%) Digital Project Manager
9 6 (4.44%) Digital Delivery Manager
9 6 (4.44%) IT Analyst
9 6 (4.44%) Junior
10 5 (3.70%) Architect
10 5 (3.70%) Scrum Master
10 5 (3.70%) Service Manager
11 4 (2.96%) Telecoms Manager
11 4 (2.96%) Telecoms Project Manager
12 3 (2.22%) Junior DevOps Engineer
12 3 (2.22%) Junior Linux Engineer
12 3 (2.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.70%) JSON
2 2 (1.48%) .NET
2 2 (1.48%) Middleware
2 2 (1.48%) OAuth
2 2 (1.48%) OAuth2
2 2 (1.48%) OpenID
2 2 (1.48%) SAML
2 2 (1.48%) Velocity
3 1 (0.74%) Chai
3 1 (0.74%) EDI
3 1 (0.74%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.74%) Node.js
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.74%) RESTful
3 1 (0.74%) Web Services
3 1 (0.74%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 82 (60.74%) PMI
2 26 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.37%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (5.93%) Data Centre
5 8 (5.93%) User Experience
6 6 (4.44%) Reinsurance
7 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.96%) FMCG
8 3 (2.22%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.48%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.48%) CMDB
9 2 (1.48%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.48%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (1.48%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.74%) Life Science
10 1 (0.74%) LIMS
10 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.96%) Linux
2 3 (2.22%) CentOS
2 3 (2.22%) Windows
3 2 (1.48%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (64.44%) Project Management
2 76 (56.30%) PRINCE2
3 71 (52.59%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (26.67%) Scrum
5 35 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (21.48%) Project Delivery
7 25 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (18.52%) Waterfall
8 22 (16.30%) ITIL
9 20 (14.81%) Business Analysis
10 19 (14.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (14.07%) SDLC
11 18 (13.33%) DevOps
12 17 (12.59%) Computer Science
13 14 (10.37%) Customer Requirements
14 13 (9.63%) Mentoring
14 13 (9.63%) Requirements Gathering
14 13 (9.63%) Service Management
15 12 (8.89%) Risk Management
16 11 (8.15%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.89%) SQL
2 5 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.96%) Java
3 4 (2.96%) TypeScript
4 3 (2.22%) C
5 2 (1.48%) C#
5 2 (1.48%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.48%) Python
6 1 (0.74%) C++
6 1 (0.74%) Ruby
6 1 (0.74%) VBA
6 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (48.15%) PMP
2 38 (28.15%) Degree
3 12 (8.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (5.19%) CISSP
5 6 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (3.70%) CAPM
6 5 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.96%) APMG
7 4 (2.96%) APMP
7 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.22%) CITP
8 3 (2.22%) GSEC
9 2 (1.48%) CCNP
9 2 (1.48%) CEH
9 2 (1.48%) CISA
9 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.48%) GCIA
9 2 (1.48%) GCIH
9 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.48%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.89%) QA
2 9 (6.67%) PMO
3 7 (5.19%) GDPR
3 7 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (4.44%) COBIT
4 6 (4.44%) PMBOK
5 3 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.48%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.48%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.74%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.74%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.74%) NCSC
7 1 (0.74%) NIST
7 1 (0.74%) P3O
7 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.48%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (2.22%) SCCM
2 2 (1.48%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.74%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.74%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.19%) SAP
3 6 (4.44%) Oracle
4 5 (3.70%) CA Agile Central
4 5 (3.70%) DocuSign
5 3 (2.22%) Cisco
5 3 (2.22%) Google
5 3 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.22%) VMware
6 2 (1.48%) CA
6 2 (1.48%) Citrix
6 2 (1.48%) Forcepoint
6 2 (1.48%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.48%) Trend Micro
6 2 (1.48%) Veeam
7 1 (0.74%) Automation Anywhere
7 1 (0.74%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.74%) Talend
7 1 (0.74%) UiPath