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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 129 150 134
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 33 8 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.15% 0.25% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.27% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 33
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,625 £42,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
2732 3006 3812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.09% 95.52% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1886 2479
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +23 23 £57,500 +21.05%
Glasgow -1 5 £55,000 +7.31% 1
Aberdeen - 3 - -
Dundee - 1 £32,500 -
Stirling - 1 £65,000 -
IT Project Manager
UK

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 37 (59.68%) Project Management
2 35 (56.45%) Finance
3 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (35.48%) PRINCE2
5 21 (33.87%) Banking
6 16 (25.81%) SDLC
7 15 (24.19%) Analytics
7 15 (24.19%) Web Analytics
8 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (14.52%) Data Centre
10 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (11.29%) Oracle
11 7 (11.29%) Project Planning
12 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
13 5 (8.06%) SLA
13 5 (8.06%) ITIL
13 5 (8.06%) Degree
14 4 (6.45%) Coaching
14 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
14 4 (6.45%) Waterfall
14 4 (6.45%) Syclo
14 4 (6.45%) Driving Licence
14 4 (6.45%) Unix
14 4 (6.45%) IBM
14 4 (6.45%) webMethods
14 4 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
14 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
14 4 (6.45%) Requirements Management
14 4 (6.45%) Maximo
15 3 (4.84%) PMP

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Project
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Maximo
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 35 (56.45%) Finance
2 21 (33.87%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Law
3 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.45%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.23%) Fintech
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) Project Management
2 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (35.48%) PRINCE2
4 16 (25.81%) SDLC
5 15 (24.19%) Analytics
5 15 (24.19%) Web Analytics
6 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.29%) Project Planning
8 5 (8.06%) ITIL
9 4 (6.45%) Coaching
9 4 (6.45%) Requirements Management
9 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.45%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.84%) CRM
10 3 (4.84%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (4.84%) People Management
10 3 (4.84%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (4.84%) Project Governance
11 2 (3.23%) Change Management
11 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (8.06%) Degree
3 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.84%) PMP
3 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.61%) APMP
4 1 (1.61%) CITP
4 1 (1.61%) ISEB
4 1 (1.61%) MBCS
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) IBM
2 4 (6.45%) Syclo
2 4 (6.45%) webMethods
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft