Period
to 22 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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

PMI Certification
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 549 478 450
Rank change year-on-year -71 -28 +62
Permanent jobs citing PMI Certification 139 758 1,111
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.55% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.32% 2.40% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 132 563 817
Median annual salary £57,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.87% -4.17% -
10th Percentile £36,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £83,750 £86,250
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 10,530 31,555 39,117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.50% 23.07% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7,882 23,079 29,003
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 £80,000
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 22 October 2020.

Salary histogram for PMI Certification in the UK

PMI Certification
Top 15 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 22 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 -56 126 £58,250 +1.30% 27
UK excluding London +42 79 £50,000 - 18
London +5 51 £65,500 -2.60% 10
South East +100 46 £60,000 +4.35% 9
Work from Home +17 26 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Midlands +86 15 £40,000 -20.40% 5
West Midlands +77 14 £38,782 -26.13% 4
East of England +138 5 £55,000 -4.35%
North of England +79 5 £55,000 +29.41% 2
South West +92 4 £42,500 +21.43% 1
North West +65 4 £45,019 +24.41%
Scotland +64 2 £60,000 +16.35%
Wales +41 2 £53,250 +10.94% 1
Yorkshire +94 1 £55,000 +15.79% 1
East Midlands +77 1 £42,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 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 90 (64.75%) Project Management
2 84 (60.43%) PMI
3 79 (56.83%) PRINCE2
4 72 (51.80%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (48.92%) PMP
6 51 (36.69%) Finance
7 38 (27.34%) Degree
7 38 (27.34%) Problem-Solving
8 36 (25.90%) Scrum
9 29 (20.86%) Project Delivery
10 28 (20.14%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (17.99%) Waterfall
13 24 (17.27%) Azure
13 24 (17.27%) ITIL
14 20 (14.39%) Business Analysis
14 20 (14.39%) SaaS
14 20 (14.39%) SDLC
15 19 (13.67%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (12.95%) DevOps
17 17 (12.23%) Computer Science
18 14 (10.07%) Management Information System
18 14 (10.07%) Requirements Gathering
18 14 (10.07%) Customer Requirements
19 13 (9.35%) Mentoring
19 13 (9.35%) Risk Management
19 13 (9.35%) Aerospace
19 13 (9.35%) Service Management
19 13 (9.35%) QA
20 12 (8.63%) JIRA

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 (1.44%) Confluence
1 2 (1.44%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.72%) SAS
2 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (7.19%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.88%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.72%) Endur
1 1 (0.72%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.72%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.27%) Azure
2 20 (14.39%) SaaS
3 10 (7.19%) IaaS
4 9 (6.47%) AWS
5 6 (4.32%) PaaS
6 4 (2.88%) GCP
6 4 (2.88%) Office 365
7 3 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.16%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.44%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.44%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.72%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.72%) Sauce Labs
9 1 (0.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.04%) LAN
2 4 (2.88%) WAN
3 3 (2.16%) Firewall
4 2 (1.44%) 3GPP
4 2 (1.44%) DHCP
4 2 (1.44%) DNS
4 2 (1.44%) LTE
4 2 (1.44%) MIMO
4 2 (1.44%) SAN
4 2 (1.44%) Skype
4 2 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.72%) FTP
5 1 (0.72%) HTTP
5 1 (0.72%) ICMP
5 1 (0.72%) Internet
5 1 (0.72%) IPv4
5 1 (0.72%) IPv6
5 1 (0.72%) POP3
5 1 (0.72%) SMTP
5 1 (0.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.44%) Big Data
1 2 (1.44%) Power BI
1 2 (1.44%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.72%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.72%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 12 (8.63%) JIRA
2 5 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.88%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.72%) Appium
5 1 (0.72%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.72%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.72%) Postman
5 1 (0.72%) Protractor
5 1 (0.72%) Selenium
5 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.72%) VersionOne
5 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
General
1 51 (36.69%) Finance
2 13 (9.35%) Aerospace
3 9 (6.47%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.04%) Marketing
5 4 (2.88%) Public Sector
6 3 (2.16%) Billing
6 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.44%) Back Office
7 2 (1.44%) Banking
7 2 (1.44%) Front Office
8 1 (0.72%) Advertising
8 1 (0.72%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.72%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.72%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.72%) Legal
8 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.72%) Publishing
8 1 (0.72%) Retail
8 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 58 (41.73%) Project Manager
2 23 (16.55%) Analyst
3 14 (10.07%) Business Analyst
3 14 (10.07%) IT Manager
4 12 (8.63%) Senior Manager
5 11 (7.91%) IT Project Manager
5 11 (7.91%) Senior Project Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Delivery Manager
7 7 (5.04%) Digital Project Manager
8 6 (4.32%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 6 (4.32%) IT Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) Junior
9 5 (3.60%) Architect
9 5 (3.60%) Scrum Master
9 5 (3.60%) Service Manager
10 4 (2.88%) Telecoms Manager
10 4 (2.88%) Telecoms Project Manager
11 3 (2.16%) Junior DevOps
11 3 (2.16%) Junior DevOps Engineer
11 3 (2.16%) Junior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.60%) JSON
2 2 (1.44%) .NET
2 2 (1.44%) Middleware
2 2 (1.44%) OAuth
2 2 (1.44%) OAuth2
2 2 (1.44%) OpenID
2 2 (1.44%) SAML
2 2 (1.44%) Velocity
3 1 (0.72%) Chai
3 1 (0.72%) EDI
3 1 (0.72%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.72%) Node.js
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.72%) RESTful
3 1 (0.72%) Web Services
3 1 (0.72%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 84 (60.43%) PMI
2 28 (20.14%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.07%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.47%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (5.76%) Data Centre
5 8 (5.76%) User Experience
6 7 (5.04%) Reinsurance
7 5 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.88%) FMCG
9 3 (2.16%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.44%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (1.44%) CMDB
10 2 (1.44%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.44%) Renewable Energy
10 2 (1.44%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.72%) Life Science
11 1 (0.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.88%) Linux
2 3 (2.16%) CentOS
2 3 (2.16%) Windows
3 2 (1.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (64.75%) Project Management
2 79 (56.83%) PRINCE2
3 72 (51.80%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (27.34%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (25.90%) Scrum
6 29 (20.86%) Project Delivery
7 26 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (17.99%) Waterfall
9 24 (17.27%) ITIL
10 20 (14.39%) Business Analysis
10 20 (14.39%) SDLC
11 19 (13.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (12.95%) DevOps
13 17 (12.23%) Computer Science
14 14 (10.07%) Customer Requirements
14 14 (10.07%) Requirements Gathering
15 13 (9.35%) Mentoring
15 13 (9.35%) Risk Management
15 13 (9.35%) Service Management
16 11 (7.91%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.63%) SQL
2 5 (3.60%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.88%) C
3 4 (2.88%) Java
3 4 (2.88%) TypeScript
4 2 (1.44%) C#
4 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.44%) Python
5 1 (0.72%) C++
5 1 (0.72%) Ruby
5 1 (0.72%) VBA
5 1 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (48.92%) PMP
2 38 (27.34%) Degree
3 12 (8.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (5.04%) CISSP
5 6 (4.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (3.60%) CAPM
6 5 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.88%) APMG
7 4 (2.88%) APMP
7 4 (2.88%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.16%) CITP
8 3 (2.16%) GSEC
9 2 (1.44%) CCNP
9 2 (1.44%) CISA
9 2 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.44%) GCIA
9 2 (1.44%) GCIH
9 2 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.35%) QA
2 9 (6.47%) PMO
3 7 (5.04%) GDPR
3 7 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (4.32%) COBIT
4 6 (4.32%) PMBOK
5 3 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.44%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.72%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.72%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.72%) NCSC
7 1 (0.72%) NIST
7 1 (0.72%) P3O
7 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (2.16%) SCCM
2 2 (1.44%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.72%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (8.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.04%) SAP
3 6 (4.32%) Oracle
4 5 (3.60%) CA Agile Central
4 5 (3.60%) DocuSign
5 3 (2.16%) Cisco
5 3 (2.16%) Google
5 3 (2.16%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.16%) VMware
6 2 (1.44%) CA
6 2 (1.44%) Citrix
6 2 (1.44%) Forcepoint
6 2 (1.44%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.44%) Trend Micro
6 2 (1.44%) Veeam
7 1 (0.72%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.72%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.72%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.72%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.72%) Talend