The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 31 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.85% 5.90% 4.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 6.13% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 6
Average salary - £45,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -47.05%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
224 261 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 95.73% 96.31% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 133 196 218
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 10 (55.56%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 4 (22.22%) PMP
4 4 (22.22%) PMI Certification
4 4 (22.22%) EDRMS
4 4 (22.22%) LiveLink
5 3 (16.67%) Maximo
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (11.11%) MS Project
6 2 (11.11%) MS Office
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) CMS
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.56%) CMMI
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 4 (22.22%) LiveLink
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) EDRMS
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.56%) CMMI
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) PMP
2 4 (22.22%) PMI Certification
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter
2 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft