The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 13 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 20 43 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.38% 13.40% 15.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 17.55% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 33
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 245 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 59.04% 76.32% 72.10%
Number of salaries quoted 107 182 170
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £73,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Project Management
Scotland

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Project Management
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Project Management Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Project Management Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 32 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (33.75%) MS Project
3 25 (31.25%) HNC
4 21 (26.25%) HND
5 18 (22.50%) Degree
6 11 (13.75%) SAP
7 9 (11.25%) PRINCE2
7 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
8 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.75%) PMP
8 7 (8.75%) PMI Certification
9 6 (7.50%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.50%) Programme Management
10 5 (6.25%) SolidWorks
10 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (6.25%) AutoCAD
10 5 (6.25%) Manufacturing
10 5 (6.25%) Advertising
10 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
10 5 (6.25%) ERP
10 5 (6.25%) .NET
10 5 (6.25%) Oracle
10 5 (6.25%) C#
11 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (5.00%) ITIL
11 4 (5.00%) Sage
11 4 (5.00%) SAP HR
11 4 (5.00%) Finance

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) CMS
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (33.75%) MS Project
2 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.25%) AutoCAD
4 3 (3.75%) MS Office
5 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (5.00%) SAP HR
3 3 (3.75%) Maximo
4 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 5 (6.25%) Advertising
2 4 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (26.25%) Design Engineer
2 20 (25.00%) Project Engineer
3 18 (22.50%) Project Manager
4 9 (11.25%) Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Document Controller
7 3 (3.75%) Developer
8 2 (2.50%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (2.50%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) Mechanical Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Mechanical Design Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) PMO Analyst
9 1 (1.25%) SAP Support
9 1 (1.25%) Business Manager
9 1 (1.25%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (1.25%) Project Office Support
9 1 (1.25%) Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (2.50%) CSS
2 2 (2.50%) XML
2 2 (2.50%) Ajax
2 2 (2.50%) jQuery
2 2 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (1.25%) HTML5
3 1 (1.25%) CSS3
3 1 (1.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (1.25%) LINQ
3 1 (1.25%) XHTML
3 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.25%) PMI
2 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.25%) Windows
1 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.25%) PRINCE2
2 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (7.50%) Programme Management
3 6 (7.50%) Business Analysis
4 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.25%) ERP
4 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.00%) Project Planning
5 4 (5.00%) ITIL
6 3 (3.75%) Change Management
6 3 (3.75%) Information Management
7 2 (2.50%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (2.50%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.25%) Project Governance
8 1 (1.25%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (1.25%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.25%) QMS
8 1 (1.25%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.25%) Waterfall
8 1 (1.25%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) VB
2 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.25%) R
2 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (31.25%) HNC
2 21 (26.25%) HND
3 18 (22.50%) Degree
4 7 (8.75%) PMP
4 7 (8.75%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.25%) XenApp
Vendors
1 32 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.75%) SAP
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle
3 5 (6.25%) SolidWorks
4 4 (5.00%) Sage
5 1 (1.25%) VMware
5 1 (1.25%) Infor
5 1 (1.25%) Twitter
5 1 (1.25%) Citrix
5 1 (1.25%) JD Edwards