The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PDM 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.00% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -7.69%
PDM
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
139 198 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 55.60% 70.71% 70.34%
Number of salaries quoted 86 159 152
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PDM across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

PDM
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PDM across the Aberdeen region.

PDM Salary Trend in Aberdeen

PDM
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PDM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PDM.

1 10 (100.00%) HND
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) HNC
3 2 (20.00%) SolidWorks
4 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD

PDM
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PDM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Draughtsman
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) HND
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) HNC
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SolidWorks