The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 154 132 150
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 6 47 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 1.16% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 1.22% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 35 9
Average salary £51,250 £56,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.48% +17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £41,000 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.94% +6.31%
IT Project Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2982 3849 2941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.95% 95.01% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1844 2517 1722
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

IT Project Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

IT Project Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -21 4 £47,500 -15.17%
Glasgow +12 1 £62,500 -
Stirling -4 1 - -
IT Project Manager
UK

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 21 (87.50%) Project Management
2 16 (66.67%) Finance
3 12 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (33.33%) PMP
4 8 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 8 (33.33%) Scrum
5 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (29.17%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) MS Project
8 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (12.50%) VMware
8 3 (12.50%) Information Security
8 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
9 2 (8.33%) Wealth Management
9 2 (8.33%) VMware Server
9 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
9 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (8.33%) People Management
9 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
9 2 (8.33%) Service Management
9 2 (8.33%) Internet
9 2 (8.33%) Middleware
9 2 (8.33%) Process Management
9 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.50%) MS Project
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Project Management
2 12 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Information Security
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management
7 2 (8.33%) Process Management
7 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) ITSM
7 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
7 2 (8.33%) Wealth Management
7 2 (8.33%) People Management
8 1 (4.17%) Critical Success Factor
8 1 (4.17%) Mobile Development
8 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) PMP
1 8 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 7 (29.17%) Degree
3 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix