The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 30 46 35
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 5 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.24% 0.36% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 0.52% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £42,750 £51,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.17% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +8.88%
Project Planning
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
146 192 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 65.47% 69.31% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 94 153 178
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Project Planning
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Project Planning Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Project Planning
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
1 5 (45.45%) Operations Management
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) QA
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Advertising
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) SAP HR
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) MS Project
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) MS Visio

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Project Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) IT Operations Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Operations Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Lead
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
1 5 (45.45%) Operations Management
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP