Period
to 7 August 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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Certification
UK
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 546 479 455
Rank change year-on-year -67 -24 +40
Permanent jobs citing PMI Certification 239 837 1,157
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.59% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.66% 2.44% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 186 648 882
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,088 £40,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,550 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.96% -0.95% +3.96%

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 14,363 34,285 40,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.08% 23.98% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10,380 24,897 30,188
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 7 August 2020.

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 7 August 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 -43 216 £62,500 +4.17% 17
UK excluding London +8 119 £52,500 +0.96% 15
London -8 111 £66,000 -5.71% 4
South East +42 42 £60,000 - 8
Midlands +90 23 £45,000 -14.29% 4
North of England +83 16 £47,500 +8.57% 1
West Midlands +81 15 £40,000 -27.27% 3
South West +83 13 £50,000 +11.11%
Work from Home +45 12 £45,000 -10.00%
East of England +115 11 £55,000 -8.33%
North West +62 9 £63,750 +73.03% 1
Scotland +76 8 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +68 8 £62,500 +42.05% 1
Yorkshire +103 6 £47,500 -13.64%
Wales +31 3 £50,000 +4.71% 1
Northern Ireland +21 3 - -
North East +24 1 £50,000 +11.11%

For the 6 months to 7 August 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.

1 161 (67.36%) PRINCE2
2 156 (65.27%) Project Management
3 146 (61.09%) PMP
4 134 (56.07%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (48.54%) PMI
6 100 (41.84%) Finance
7 84 (35.15%) Project Delivery
8 61 (25.52%) Scrum
9 59 (24.69%) Degree
10 58 (24.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 41 (17.15%) ITIL
12 40 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
13 37 (15.48%) Microsoft
14 36 (15.06%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (12.97%) Risk Management
16 30 (12.55%) ERP
17 29 (12.13%) SAP
18 28 (11.72%) Waterfall
19 25 (10.46%) Management Information System
19 25 (10.46%) SDLC
20 24 (10.04%) Azure
21 23 (9.62%) DevOps
21 23 (9.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 22 (9.21%) Microsoft Project
22 22 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
22 22 (9.21%) QA
23 21 (8.79%) Analytics
23 21 (8.79%) Programme Management
24 20 (8.37%) Change Management
24 20 (8.37%) PMO

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 8 (3.35%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.67%) Jupyter
2 4 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.26%) Confluence
3 3 (1.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.84%) CICS
4 2 (0.84%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (9.21%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (4.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (4.18%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (2.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.35%) NetSuite
2 5 (2.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (2.09%) Lawson
3 4 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (1.67%) SAP Business One
3 4 (1.67%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.26%) Sage 200
4 3 (1.26%) Sage 500
4 3 (1.26%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.42%) Endur
5 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.42%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.42%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.04%) Azure
2 19 (7.95%) SaaS
3 13 (5.44%) Office 365
4 10 (4.18%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.77%) Dynamics 365
6 8 (3.35%) AWS
7 5 (2.09%) Power Platform
8 4 (1.67%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (1.67%) IaaS
9 3 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.84%) Boomi
10 2 (0.84%) Google Drive
10 2 (0.84%) PaaS
11 1 (0.42%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.42%) GCP
11 1 (0.42%) Sauce Labs
11 1 (0.42%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.51%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (2.09%) WAN
3 4 (1.67%) MPLS
4 3 (1.26%) CTI
4 3 (1.26%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.26%) VLAN
5 2 (0.84%) 3GPP
5 2 (0.84%) LTE
5 2 (0.84%) MIMO
5 2 (0.84%) Skype
5 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.84%) Wireless
6 1 (0.42%) 4G
6 1 (0.42%) 5G
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (0.42%) Firewall
6 1 (0.42%) Internet
6 1 (0.42%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.11%) Big Data
2 5 (2.09%) Power BI
3 4 (1.67%) Apache Hive
3 4 (1.67%) Cosmos DB
3 4 (1.67%) Data Lake
3 4 (1.67%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.67%) HBase
3 4 (1.67%) Impala
3 4 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (1.67%) Sqoop
4 3 (1.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.84%) DB2
5 2 (0.84%) Neo4j
5 2 (0.84%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.42%) OLAP
6 1 (0.42%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.42%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 15 (6.28%) JIRA
2 12 (5.02%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.60%) GitLab
4 8 (3.35%) Artifactory
5 6 (2.51%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.67%) Selenium
6 4 (1.67%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.84%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.84%) JMeter
7 2 (0.84%) JUnit
7 2 (0.84%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.84%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.84%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.42%) Appium
8 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.42%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.42%) WebDriver
General
1 100 (41.84%) Finance
2 15 (6.28%) Retail
3 13 (5.44%) Public Sector
4 8 (3.35%) French Language
4 8 (3.35%) German Language
4 8 (3.35%) Spanish Language
5 7 (2.93%) Italian Language
5 7 (2.93%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.51%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.51%) Marketing
7 5 (2.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.67%) Local Government
9 2 (0.84%) Advertising
9 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.84%) Back Office
9 2 (0.84%) Banking
9 2 (0.84%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Front Office
10 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Military
Job Titles
1 111 (46.44%) Project Manager
2 34 (14.23%) IT Manager
3 17 (7.11%) Senior Manager
4 15 (6.28%) Analyst
4 15 (6.28%) Consultant
4 15 (6.28%) Senior Project Manager
5 14 (5.86%) Infrastructure Manager
6 13 (5.44%) IT Project Manager
7 12 (5.02%) Programme Manager
8 11 (4.60%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (4.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 8 (3.35%) Big Data Engineer
9 8 (3.35%) Data Engineer
9 8 (3.35%) ERP Manager
9 8 (3.35%) Oracle Project Manager
9 8 (3.35%) SAP Manager
9 8 (3.35%) SAP Project Manager
9 8 (3.35%) Software Manager
10 7 (2.93%) ERP Project Manager
10 7 (2.93%) Software Asset Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.35%) ADO
1 8 (3.35%) PySpark
2 4 (1.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (1.67%) Kafka
2 4 (1.67%) Middleware
2 4 (1.67%) Node.js
2 4 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (1.67%) Spark Streaming
2 4 (1.67%) WebCenter
3 3 (1.26%) .NET
3 3 (1.26%) EDI
3 3 (1.26%) React
4 2 (0.84%) REST
4 2 (0.84%) Velocity
4 2 (0.84%) Vue.js
4 2 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.42%) Chai
5 1 (0.42%) CSS3
5 1 (0.42%) OAuth2
5 1 (0.42%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 116 (48.54%) PMI
2 40 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (10.46%) Management Information System
4 17 (7.11%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (6.69%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (5.44%) FMCG
7 12 (5.02%) User Experience
8 5 (2.09%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.67%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.67%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (1.67%) AS400
9 4 (1.67%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.67%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.67%) Reinsurance
9 4 (1.67%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.84%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.84%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.09%) Linux
2 3 (1.26%) Windows
3 1 (0.42%) Android
3 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (67.36%) PRINCE2
2 156 (65.27%) Project Management
3 134 (56.07%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (35.15%) Project Delivery
5 61 (25.52%) Scrum
6 58 (24.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (17.15%) ITIL
8 36 (15.06%) Problem-Solving
9 31 (12.97%) Risk Management
10 30 (12.55%) ERP
11 28 (11.72%) Waterfall
12 25 (10.46%) SDLC
13 23 (9.62%) DevOps
14 22 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (8.79%) Analytics
15 21 (8.79%) Programme Management
16 20 (8.37%) Change Management
17 18 (7.53%) Mentoring
18 17 (7.11%) Coaching
18 17 (7.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (6.28%) Java
2 13 (5.44%) Python
3 10 (4.18%) SQL
4 8 (3.35%) Scala
5 5 (2.09%) C
5 5 (2.09%) C++
6 4 (1.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.67%) C#
7 3 (1.26%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.26%) Ruby
8 2 (0.84%) COBOL
8 2 (0.84%) Go
8 2 (0.84%) Perl
8 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.84%) VB
8 2 (0.84%) VBA
9 1 (0.42%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.42%) Java 8
9 1 (0.42%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 146 (61.09%) PMP
2 59 (24.69%) Degree
3 23 (9.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 13 (5.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (2.93%) MCP
6 7 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.51%) APMP
7 6 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.09%) ACCA
9 4 (1.67%) CAPM
9 4 (1.67%) ISEB
9 4 (1.67%) PhD
9 4 (1.67%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.26%) APMG
10 3 (1.26%) BICSI RCDD
10 3 (1.26%) CISA
10 3 (1.26%) CISSP
10 3 (1.26%) CRISC
10 3 (1.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.21%) QA
2 20 (8.37%) PMO
3 11 (4.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.51%) COBIT
4 6 (2.51%) GDPR
4 6 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.84%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.84%) NIST
5 2 (0.84%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.84%) SLA
6 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.42%) EMIR
6 1 (0.42%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.42%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (2.09%) Docker
2 4 (1.67%) HDFS
3 3 (1.26%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.84%) ACF2
4 2 (0.84%) RACF
4 2 (0.84%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.84%) vSphere
5 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (3.77%) SCCM
2 4 (1.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (1.67%) Oozie
3 3 (1.26%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.84%) Ansible
4 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.84%) Puppet
4 2 (0.84%) Salt
4 2 (0.84%) Terraform
5 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 37 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 29 (12.13%) SAP
3 19 (7.95%) Oracle
4 8 (3.35%) JD Edwards
5 7 (2.93%) IFS
5 7 (2.93%) Snow
6 6 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.09%) Epicor
7 5 (2.09%) Sage
7 5 (2.09%) Workday
8 4 (1.67%) Ariba
8 4 (1.67%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.67%) Cisco
8 4 (1.67%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.67%) Concur
8 4 (1.67%) Databricks
8 4 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (1.67%) StreamSets
9 3 (1.26%) Google
9 3 (1.26%) McAfee