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

PMI Certification
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 435 602 554
Rank change year-on-year +167 -48 -67
Permanent jobs citing PMI Certification 1,432 400 308
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.79% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.08% 1.71% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 618 273 229
10th Percentile £38,375 £40,100 £40,400
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,750 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.75% - -
75th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £81,325 £94,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +0.72%

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 46,561 23,332 17,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 25.63% 21.64% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 17,966 13,520 12,894
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £29,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £48,900 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.84% +2.95% +5.56%

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 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for PMI Certification in the UK

PMI Certification
Top 18 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 4 July 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 +87 975 £57,500 -4.17% 58
UK excluding London +93 532 £50,000 - 39
London +11 487 £62,750 -13.45% 22
Work from Home -29 432 £60,000 - 13
South East +58 238 £50,000 -6.98% 13
Midlands +1 84 £50,500 -12.17% 8
East of England -45 71 £58,750 +17.50% 4
West Midlands -1 67 £52,500 -8.70% 7
North of England -79 46 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Scotland -35 31 £60,000 +79.10% 3
South West -8 29 £45,000 - 3
North West -83 23 £57,000 +11.22% 5
Yorkshire -46 18 £50,000 -23.08% 1
Wales -22 17 £40,000 +15.94%
East Midlands -24 17 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Channel Islands - 10 £75,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 9 £65,000 -
North East - 5 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 4 July 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.

1 893 (62.36%) Agile
2 864 (60.34%) PMI
3 835 (58.31%) Project Management
4 620 (43.30%) PRINCE2
5 600 (41.90%) PMP
6 577 (40.29%) Finance
7 531 (37.08%) Social Skills
8 442 (30.87%) Degree
9 338 (23.60%) Scrum
10 320 (22.35%) Problem-Solving
11 318 (22.21%) Project Delivery
12 293 (20.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 256 (17.88%) Analytics
14 239 (16.69%) Waterfall
15 237 (16.55%) Software Engineering
16 212 (14.80%) JavaScript
17 209 (14.59%) LexisNexis
18 192 (13.41%) Microsoft
19 184 (12.85%) Risk Management
20 182 (12.71%) ITIL
21 181 (12.64%) SQL
22 173 (12.08%) Computer Science
23 171 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
24 165 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
24 165 (11.52%) Management Information System
25 161 (11.24%) SDLC
26 160 (11.17%) Microsoft Project
27 159 (11.10%) Java
28 154 (10.75%) .NET
29 153 (10.68%) AWS

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
1 111 (7.75%) SharePoint
2 66 (4.61%) Documentum
3 44 (3.07%) Confluence
4 32 (2.23%) Apache
5 12 (0.84%) Apache Airflow
6 9 (0.63%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.56%) CMS
8 7 (0.49%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.14%) IIS
9 2 (0.14%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.14%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.070%) nginx
10 1 (0.070%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 160 (11.17%) Microsoft Project
2 143 (9.99%) Microsoft Office
3 87 (6.08%) Microsoft Excel
4 77 (5.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 54 (3.77%) MS Visio
6 24 (1.68%) Windchill
7 11 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.49%) Adobe XD
9 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 48 (3.35%) TrackWise
2 16 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.12%) NetSuite
3 15 (1.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 11 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
6 8 (0.56%) Changepoint
7 7 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
8 5 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
10 2 (0.14%) Lawson
10 2 (0.14%) Maximo
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.14%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.14%) SAP R/3
10 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
11 1 (0.070%) SAP Payroll
11 1 (0.070%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 153 (10.68%) AWS
2 144 (10.06%) SaaS
3 115 (8.03%) Azure
4 80 (5.59%) Veeva
5 60 (4.19%) Microsoft 365
6 34 (2.37%) GitHub
7 33 (2.30%) Dynamics 365
8 32 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (1.82%) Amazon S3
9 26 (1.82%) Smartsheet
10 23 (1.61%) Power Platform
11 21 (1.47%) GCP
12 14 (0.98%) Google Workspace
12 14 (0.98%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 14 (0.98%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 12 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
14 11 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 11 (0.77%) Azure DevOps
14 11 (0.77%) IaaS
15 10 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.12%) LAN
2 15 (1.05%) Firewall
2 15 (1.05%) SMS
2 15 (1.05%) WAN
3 13 (0.91%) VPN
4 11 (0.77%) Intranet
5 8 (0.56%) DNS
5 8 (0.56%) Network Security
5 8 (0.56%) Wireless
6 7 (0.49%) Internet
7 6 (0.42%) PPP
7 6 (0.42%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.42%) WLAN
8 4 (0.28%) HTTP
8 4 (0.28%) SSL
8 4 (0.28%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.21%) DHCP
9 3 (0.21%) Skype
10 2 (0.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (4.12%) MongoDB
2 44 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
2 44 (3.07%) Relational Database
3 43 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (2.65%) MySQL
5 33 (2.30%) SQL Server
6 22 (1.54%) Big Data
6 22 (1.54%) Data Lake
7 20 (1.40%) Power BI
7 20 (1.40%) RDBMS
8 15 (1.05%) NoSQL
9 12 (0.84%) Amazon Athena
9 12 (0.84%) Parquet
10 9 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (0.63%) Tableau
11 5 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (0.35%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 149 (10.41%) JIRA
2 102 (7.12%) Git (software)
3 61 (4.26%) GitLab
4 31 (2.16%) Maven
5 27 (1.89%) Gradle
6 25 (1.75%) Bitbucket Server
7 24 (1.68%) Selenium
8 19 (1.33%) Jasmine
8 19 (1.33%) Mocha
9 13 (0.91%) Artifactory
9 13 (0.91%) Cypress.io
9 13 (0.91%) Jenkins
10 12 (0.84%) Axure RP
10 12 (0.84%) JMeter
11 11 (0.77%) Cucumber
11 11 (0.77%) TestCafe
12 7 (0.49%) Bitbucket
12 7 (0.49%) Gatling
12 7 (0.49%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 577 (40.29%) Finance
2 531 (37.08%) Social Skills
3 165 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
4 143 (9.99%) Aviation
5 102 (7.12%) Marketing
6 92 (6.42%) Retail
7 86 (6.01%) Banking
8 82 (5.73%) Legal
8 82 (5.73%) Pharmaceutical
9 75 (5.24%) Influencing Skills
10 71 (4.96%) Presentation Skills
11 70 (4.89%) Organisational Skills
12 66 (4.61%) Law
13 58 (4.05%) Publishing
14 55 (3.84%) Games
14 55 (3.84%) Public Sector
15 51 (3.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 48 (3.35%) Manufacturing
17 43 (3.00%) Automotive
18 36 (2.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 584 (40.78%) Project Manager
2 198 (13.83%) Senior Manager
3 180 (12.57%) Software Engineer
4 174 (12.15%) Senior Project Manager
5 134 (9.36%) IT Manager
6 113 (7.89%) IT Project Manager
7 102 (7.12%) Analyst
8 76 (5.31%) Senior Software Engineer
9 54 (3.77%) Developer
10 49 (3.42%) Portfolio Manager
11 46 (3.21%) Consultant
12 40 (2.79%) Business Analyst
13 38 (2.65%) Senior Consultant
14 37 (2.58%) Agile Coach
15 35 (2.44%) Senior IT Manager
15 35 (2.44%) Senior IT Project Manager
16 33 (2.30%) Service Analyst
17 31 (2.16%) Infrastructure Manager
18 30 (2.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
19 28 (1.96%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (10.75%) .NET
2 148 (10.34%) HTML
3 124 (8.66%) AngularJS
4 98 (6.84%) CSS
5 83 (5.80%) React
6 81 (5.66%) Spring
7 72 (5.03%) XML
8 67 (4.68%) HTML5
9 66 (4.61%) Redux
10 65 (4.54%) CSS3
11 55 (3.84%) Spring Boot
12 51 (3.56%) Jest
13 48 (3.35%) Node.js
14 41 (2.86%) .NET Core
15 39 (2.72%) Web Services
16 37 (2.58%) J2EE
17 30 (2.09%) RESTful
18 28 (1.96%) REST
19 26 (1.82%) JSON
20 25 (1.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 864 (60.34%) PMI
2 165 (11.52%) Management Information System
3 80 (5.59%) Life Science
4 67 (4.68%) User Experience
5 53 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 52 (3.63%) Data Centre
7 48 (3.35%) Self-Motivation
8 40 (2.79%) Biotechnology
9 28 (1.96%) IoT
10 24 (1.68%) Renewable Energy
11 23 (1.61%) Pharmacovigilance
12 20 (1.40%) Blockchain
13 19 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
13 19 (1.33%) Virtual Team
14 18 (1.26%) Cloud Native
15 17 (1.19%) Public Cloud
16 16 (1.12%) Social Media
17 15 (1.05%) iPhone
18 14 (0.98%) Low-Code
18 14 (0.98%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 114 (7.96%) Windows
2 70 (4.89%) Linux
3 56 (3.91%) Unix
4 32 (2.23%) Windows 10
5 18 (1.26%) Apple iOS
6 12 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.77%) Android
7 11 (0.77%) Mac OS
8 8 (0.56%) Windows Server 2016
9 7 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.28%) Debian
11 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.14%) VMS
13 1 (0.070%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 893 (62.36%) Agile
2 835 (58.31%) Project Management
3 620 (43.30%) PRINCE2
4 338 (23.60%) Scrum
5 320 (22.35%) Problem-Solving
6 318 (22.21%) Project Delivery
7 293 (20.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 256 (17.88%) Analytics
9 239 (16.69%) Waterfall
10 237 (16.55%) Software Engineering
11 184 (12.85%) Risk Management
12 182 (12.71%) ITIL
13 173 (12.08%) Computer Science
14 171 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
15 161 (11.24%) SDLC
16 143 (9.99%) Coaching
17 134 (9.36%) DevOps
18 130 (9.08%) TDD
19 125 (8.73%) Change Management
19 125 (8.73%) CI/CD
Programming Languages
1 212 (14.80%) JavaScript
2 181 (12.64%) SQL
3 159 (11.10%) Java
4 93 (6.49%) Python
5 86 (6.01%) C
6 85 (5.94%) TypeScript
7 57 (3.98%) C#
8 51 (3.56%) ES6
9 25 (1.75%) C++
9 25 (1.75%) Go
9 25 (1.75%) Shell Script
10 9 (0.63%) T-SQL
11 8 (0.56%) Perl
12 7 (0.49%) Apple Swift
12 7 (0.49%) Objective-C
13 6 (0.42%) Groovy
13 6 (0.42%) PHP
13 6 (0.42%) VBA
14 3 (0.21%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 600 (41.90%) PMP
2 442 (30.87%) Degree
3 80 (5.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 62 (4.33%) APMP
5 61 (4.26%) Security Cleared
6 58 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
7 57 (3.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 45 (3.14%) SC Cleared
9 33 (2.30%) ISEB
10 26 (1.82%) Master's Degree
11 22 (1.54%) IIBA
12 20 (1.40%) PgMP
13 19 (1.33%) Postgraduate
14 18 (1.26%) CAPM
15 14 (0.98%) ISTQB
16 12 (0.84%) DV Cleared
17 11 (0.77%) MBA
18 9 (0.63%) CRISC
18 9 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
19 8 (0.56%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (9.22%) QA
2 119 (8.31%) PMO
3 44 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (1.96%) GxP
5 24 (1.68%) ISO 13485
6 20 (1.40%) Data Quality
6 20 (1.40%) P3O
7 18 (1.26%) GDPR
7 18 (1.26%) GRC
7 18 (1.26%) SLA
8 13 (0.91%) SOC 2
9 12 (0.84%) COBIT
10 11 (0.77%) NIST
11 9 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
12 8 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 7 (0.49%) PCI DSS
14 6 (0.42%) Accessibility
15 5 (0.35%) ECSS
16 4 (0.28%) HIPAA
17 3 (0.21%) PMBOK
System Software
1 110 (7.68%) Docker
2 29 (2.03%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.42%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.070%) vSphere
5 1 (0.070%) XenApp
5 1 (0.070%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 88 (6.15%) Kubernetes
2 37 (2.58%) Terraform
3 24 (1.68%) Ansible
4 8 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
4 8 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.56%) Proxmox
5 7 (0.49%) SCCM
6 6 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (0.28%) Grafana
7 4 (0.28%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.070%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.070%) N-central
8 1 (0.070%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 209 (14.59%) LexisNexis
2 192 (13.41%) Microsoft
3 89 (6.22%) SAP
4 73 (5.10%) Oracle
5 67 (4.68%) Salesforce.com
6 42 (2.93%) OpenText
7 31 (2.16%) Workday
8 28 (1.96%) Google
9 24 (1.68%) PTC
10 20 (1.40%) BEA
11 18 (1.26%) Adobe
12 15 (1.05%) JD Edwards
12 15 (1.05%) ServiceNow
13 14 (0.98%) Atlassian
14 13 (0.91%) Cisco
14 13 (0.91%) VMware
15 12 (0.84%) Sage
16 11 (0.77%) Epicor
16 11 (0.77%) Planview
16 11 (0.77%) Remedy