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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 98 80 86
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 6 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 1.39% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 1.65% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 2
Average salary £47,500 £43,250 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.82% -15.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £36,850 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £60,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £44,448
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +6.86%
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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1224 1033 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.65% 84.60% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 812 638 669
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Project Planning
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Project Planning Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (38.46%) Banking
2 9 (34.62%) Retail
3 8 (30.77%) Retail Banking
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (26.92%) UML
4 7 (26.92%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (26.92%) Temenos T24
4 7 (26.92%) FLEXCUBE
5 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 6 (23.08%) Java
6 5 (19.23%) LoadRunner
6 5 (19.23%) CRM
6 5 (19.23%) HP
6 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.54%) C#
8 3 (11.54%) .NET
8 3 (11.54%) Validation
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (7.69%) Release Management
9 2 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (7.69%) Android
9 2 (7.69%) Web Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Test Management
9 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
9 2 (7.69%) Programme Management

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Temenos T24
1 7 (26.92%) FLEXCUBE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (38.46%) Banking
2 9 (34.62%) Retail
3 8 (30.77%) Retail Banking
4 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Business Analyst
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Banking Business Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Project Manager
4 5 (19.23%) Tester
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Software Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Business Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (7.69%) WinForms
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) CSS3
3 1 (3.85%) RESTful
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) PMI
1 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Android
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) GAP Analysis
2 7 (26.92%) UML
2 7 (26.92%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) CRM
3 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.54%) Validation
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) Release Management
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Web Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Test Management
6 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) FATCA
1 1 (3.85%) Basel III
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle