The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 139 137 143
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 24 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.74% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.78% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 9
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £58,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3452 3075 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 95.41% 92.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2241 2020 2015
Average salary £40,000 £40,799 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.95% +5.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Project Manager
UK

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 21 £65,000 +26.82% 3
Aberdeen +2 2 £67,500 +58.82%
Glasgow -18 1 £39,000 -33.33% 2
IT Project Manager
UK

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 44 (64.71%) Finance
2 26 (38.24%) Banking
2 26 (38.24%) Project Management
3 18 (26.47%) PRINCE2
4 10 (14.71%) Change Management
5 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (13.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (7.35%) Scrum
8 5 (7.35%) PMP
8 5 (7.35%) PMI Certification
8 5 (7.35%) SQL
9 4 (5.88%) Windows
9 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.88%) Migration
10 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.41%) Programme Management
10 3 (4.41%) Advertising
10 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
10 3 (4.41%) Sage
10 3 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (4.41%) Oracle
11 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
11 2 (2.94%) C#
11 2 (2.94%) Perl
11 2 (2.94%) Linux
11 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
11 2 (2.94%) UNIX
11 2 (2.94%) Six Sigma

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.47%) MS Project
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 44 (64.71%) Finance
2 26 (38.24%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Advertising
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) .NET
1 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.47%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) Project Management
2 18 (26.47%) PRINCE2
3 10 (14.71%) Change Management
4 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.35%) Scrum
7 4 (5.88%) Migration
8 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.41%) Programme Management
9 2 (2.94%) Six Sigma
9 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.94%) ERP
9 2 (2.94%) CRM
9 2 (2.94%) Lean Six Sigma
9 2 (2.94%) Supplier Management
9 2 (2.94%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.47%) Analytics
10 1 (1.47%) Web Analytics
10 1 (1.47%) Wealth Management
10 1 (1.47%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.35%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) C#
2 2 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (7.35%) PMP
3 5 (7.35%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.41%) Sage
2 3 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle
3 2 (2.94%) Citrix
3 2 (2.94%) Cisco
3 2 (2.94%) VMware
4 1 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago