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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 149 142 143
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 11 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.78% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.81% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 4
Average salary £66,250 £55,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% +11.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £41,000 £45,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,650 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
2925 3325 2755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.23% 95.74% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1853 2184 1766
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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 4 March 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 4 March 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
(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 -14 5 £70,000 +27.27%
Stirling -7 3 - -
Glasgow +11 2 £62,500 -
Dundee - 1 - -
IT Project Manager
UK

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 25 (69.44%) Finance
2 23 (63.89%) Project Management
3 13 (36.11%) PRINCE2
4 8 (22.22%) PMP
4 8 (22.22%) PMI Certification
4 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (22.22%) Degree
5 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.67%) Banking
6 6 (16.67%) Scrum
6 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.89%) MS Project
7 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
8 4 (11.11%) MS Office
8 4 (11.11%) People Management
8 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
9 3 (8.33%) VMware
9 3 (8.33%) Information Security
9 3 (8.33%) Retail
9 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (8.33%) Release Management
9 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (8.33%) Games
9 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.56%) Change Management
10 2 (5.56%) ITSM
10 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
10 2 (5.56%) Service Management
10 2 (5.56%) ITIL

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Project
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 25 (69.44%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 3 (8.33%) Games
4 2 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Project Management
2 13 (36.11%) PRINCE2
3 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (11.11%) People Management
6 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.33%) Information Security
7 3 (8.33%) Release Management
7 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.56%) Change Management
8 2 (5.56%) ITSM
8 2 (5.56%) Service Management
8 2 (5.56%) ITIL
8 2 (5.56%) Investment Management
8 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
8 2 (5.56%) Process Management
8 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.56%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) PMP
1 8 (22.22%) PMI Certification
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) SAP