Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Project Management Institute (PMI)
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 684 573 572
Rank change year-on-year -111 -1 +7
Permanent jobs citing PMI 564 821 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.44% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 1.07% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 408 670 769
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £38,350 £36,200 £33,450
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%

PMI is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 77349 76453 91776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.03% 40.87% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 58327 62791 73520
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI in the UK

PMI
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PMI.

Salary trend for PMI in the UK

PMI
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PMI over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PMI in the UK

PMI
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 within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 -112 533 £60,000 +4.35% 43
London -82 279 £70,000 +7.69% 25
UK excluding London -93 278 £55,000 +10.00% 20
North of England +2 105 £50,000 +17.01% 9
North West +2 83 £50,000 +23.46% 9
South East -56 79 £60,000 +14.29% 6
Midlands -45 28 £80,000 +64.95%
Scotland -2 26 £45,000 -14.29% 2
South West +5 22 £45,000 -25.31% 1
Yorkshire -10 22 £43,750 -2.78%
East of England 0 17 £68,750 +17.02% 2
West Midlands -18 17 £80,000 +64.95%
East Midlands +6 11 £67,500 -1.82%
Wales - 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing PMI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PMI.

1 564 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 383 (67.91%) PRINCE2
3 334 (59.22%) Project Management
4 273 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
5 236 (41.84%) Finance
6 158 (28.01%) Degree
7 137 (24.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 118 (20.92%) PMP
9 116 (20.57%) Scrum
10 104 (18.44%) Microsoft
11 103 (18.26%) PRINCE
12 90 (15.96%) ITIL
13 85 (15.07%) Banking
14 81 (14.36%) SDLC
15 79 (14.01%) Microsoft Project
16 78 (13.83%) Programme Management
17 75 (13.30%) QA
18 71 (12.59%) Waterfall
19 64 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
20 63 (11.17%) SQL
21 61 (10.82%) Risk Management
22 56 (9.93%) JIRA
23 55 (9.75%) Retail
24 49 (8.69%) Business Intelligence
25 48 (8.51%) Change Management
26 47 (8.33%) Service Management
27 46 (8.16%) Java
27 46 (8.16%) Coaching
28 45 (7.98%) PMO
29 44 (7.80%) Mentoring

PMI
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 40 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.55%) Confluence
2 20 (3.55%) WebSphere
3 11 (1.95%) JBoss
3 11 (1.95%) WebLogic
4 10 (1.77%) IIS
5 8 (1.42%) CICS
6 7 (1.24%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.53%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.53%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.53%) SAS
8 2 (0.35%) Documentum
9 1 (0.18%) CMS
9 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 79 (14.01%) Microsoft Project
2 34 (6.03%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (6.03%) MS Visio
3 30 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (1.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (1.95%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (1.24%) Primavera
3 5 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.71%) Actimize
4 4 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.71%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.71%) SAP Business One
4 4 (0.71%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle AML
5 2 (0.35%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.35%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.35%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.35%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.37%) SaaS
4 16 (2.84%) Office 365
5 11 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.60%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (0.71%) GitHub
8 3 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.53%) IaaS
8 3 (0.53%) PaaS
9 2 (0.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 2 (0.35%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.18%) Force.com
10 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.43%) LAN
1 25 (4.43%) VLAN
2 17 (3.01%) VoIP
3 16 (2.84%) WAN
3 16 (2.84%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (2.13%) Internet
5 11 (1.95%) Firewall
6 9 (1.60%) HTTP
6 9 (1.60%) SAN
7 4 (0.71%) VPN
8 3 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.53%) iSCSI
8 3 (0.53%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.53%) Wireless
9 2 (0.35%) 2G
9 2 (0.35%) 3G
9 2 (0.35%) 4G
9 2 (0.35%) Intranet
9 2 (0.35%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (0.18%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 19 (3.37%) Big Data
4 11 (1.95%) Data Mart
4 11 (1.95%) DB2
5 8 (1.42%) OLAP
6 7 (1.24%) QlikView
6 7 (1.24%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.06%) Power BI
8 5 (0.89%) DTS
8 5 (0.89%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.53%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.53%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (0.35%) MySQL
10 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.18%) EDRMS
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.18%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 56 (9.93%) JIRA
2 19 (3.37%) Git (software)
3 13 (2.30%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.95%) ClearCase
4 11 (1.95%) Subversion
5 9 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (1.42%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.06%) Redmine
8 4 (0.71%) VersionOne
9 3 (0.53%) Fiddler
9 3 (0.53%) webpack
10 2 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.18%) JUnit
11 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
General
1 236 (41.84%) Finance
2 85 (15.07%) Banking
3 55 (9.75%) Retail
4 33 (5.85%) Law
5 28 (4.96%) Marketing
6 26 (4.61%) Telecoms
7 23 (4.08%) Investment Banking
8 19 (3.37%) Publishing
9 16 (2.84%) Automotive
9 16 (2.84%) Legal
10 14 (2.48%) Games
11 11 (1.95%) Manufacturing
11 11 (1.95%) Retail Banking
12 9 (1.60%) Corporate Banking
13 8 (1.42%) Electronics
14 6 (1.06%) Front Office
15 4 (0.71%) Back Office
15 4 (0.71%) German Language
15 4 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 244 (43.26%) Project Manager
2 62 (10.99%) Analyst
3 51 (9.04%) Business Analyst
4 44 (7.80%) Senior Manager
5 43 (7.62%) Senior Project Manager
6 39 (6.91%) IT Manager
7 36 (6.38%) Programme Manager
8 32 (5.67%) IT Project Manager
9 29 (5.14%) Delivery Project Manager
10 27 (4.79%) Software Project Manager
11 25 (4.43%) Finance Manager
12 23 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 23 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
12 23 (4.08%) Developer
12 23 (4.08%) Finance Project Manager
12 23 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
13 22 (3.90%) Agile Project Manager
13 22 (3.90%) Senior Business Analyst
14 17 (3.01%) Coordinator
15 15 (2.66%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (7.27%) .NET
2 28 (4.96%) XML
3 25 (4.43%) HTML
4 19 (3.37%) CSS
5 16 (2.84%) Web Services
6 13 (2.30%) J2EE
7 11 (1.95%) AngularJS
7 11 (1.95%) EJB
7 11 (1.95%) Hibernate
7 11 (1.95%) JMS
7 11 (1.95%) JSP
7 11 (1.95%) Servlets
7 11 (1.95%) Struts
7 11 (1.95%) WSDL
7 11 (1.95%) XSD
8 10 (1.77%) HTML5
8 10 (1.77%) Node.js
9 9 (1.60%) JDBC
9 9 (1.60%) JSON
10 8 (1.42%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (3.72%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.37%) Virtual Team
5 18 (3.19%) Data Centre
6 15 (2.66%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.48%) Life Science
8 9 (1.60%) iSeries
8 9 (1.60%) Public Cloud
9 8 (1.42%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.24%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.06%) Fintech
11 6 (1.06%) Internet of Things
11 6 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (0.89%) Derivative
12 5 (0.89%) Exotic Derivative
13 4 (0.71%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
14 3 (0.53%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 26 (4.61%) Windows
2 18 (3.19%) Linux
3 10 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.06%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.89%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.71%) Windows Vista
7 3 (0.53%) Android
8 2 (0.35%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.18%) CentOS
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (67.91%) PRINCE2
2 334 (59.22%) Project Management
3 273 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (24.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 116 (20.57%) Scrum
6 103 (18.26%) PRINCE
7 90 (15.96%) ITIL
8 81 (14.36%) SDLC
9 78 (13.83%) Programme Management
10 71 (12.59%) Waterfall
11 61 (10.82%) Risk Management
12 49 (8.69%) Business Intelligence
13 48 (8.51%) Change Management
14 47 (8.33%) Service Management
15 46 (8.16%) Coaching
16 44 (7.80%) Mentoring
17 42 (7.45%) Business Analysis
18 39 (6.91%) Analytics
19 37 (6.56%) Change Control
20 35 (6.21%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 63 (11.17%) SQL
2 46 (8.16%) Java
3 35 (6.21%) JavaScript
4 31 (5.50%) Python
5 20 (3.55%) C#
6 13 (2.30%) PHP
7 12 (2.13%) Ruby
8 11 (1.95%) C++
9 9 (1.60%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.60%) Jython
9 9 (1.60%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.42%) Assembly Language
10 8 (1.42%) COBOL
11 7 (1.24%) Scala
12 6 (1.06%) VB
13 3 (0.53%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.53%) C
13 3 (0.53%) Go
13 3 (0.53%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 564 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 158 (28.01%) Degree
3 118 (20.92%) PMP
4 40 (7.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 26 (4.61%) Master's Degree
6 21 (3.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 18 (3.19%) CBAP
8 15 (2.66%) Security Cleared
9 14 (2.48%) APMP
10 11 (1.95%) APMG
11 10 (1.77%) CAPM
12 9 (1.60%) CISM
12 9 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (1.60%) SC Cleared
13 8 (1.42%) MBA
13 8 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (1.42%) PgMP
14 7 (1.24%) ISEB
14 7 (1.24%) MCSE
15 6 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (13.30%) QA
2 45 (7.98%) PMO
3 22 (3.90%) PMBOK
4 14 (2.48%) P3O
5 12 (2.13%) ISO 9001
5 12 (2.13%) SLA
6 11 (1.95%) GDPR
7 10 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (1.42%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.89%) MiFID
10 4 (0.71%) COSO
11 3 (0.53%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.18%) COBIT
12 1 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.18%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.18%) SEPA
12 1 (0.18%) TickIT
System Software
1 17 (3.01%) Docker
2 7 (1.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.18%) XenApp
4 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (2.84%) Puppet
3 10 (1.77%) Packer
4 9 (1.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 104 (18.44%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.50%) Oracle
3 24 (4.26%) VMware
4 20 (3.55%) SAP
5 16 (2.84%) Tableau
6 14 (2.48%) Sitecore
7 13 (2.30%) Cisco
8 11 (1.95%) Chordiant
9 10 (1.77%) Google
9 10 (1.77%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.42%) Atlassian
10 8 (1.42%) Citrix
11 7 (1.24%) F5
11 7 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.71%) Epicor
12 4 (0.71%) Sage
13 3 (0.53%) Cognos
13 3 (0.53%) Netezza
13 3 (0.53%) Teradata
13 3 (0.53%) Verint