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 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
IT Project Manager
Rank 146 127 147
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 27 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.72% 0.89% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.94% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 11
Average salary £65,000 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,300 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £58,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -2.10%
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
3547 2965 2964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 94.64% 93.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2282 1956 2055
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +6 24 £65,000 +33.33% 2
Aberdeen 0 1 £67,500 +58.82%
Glasgow -27 1 £39,000 -29.09%
West Lothian - 1 £45,000 - 1
IT Project Manager
UK

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 45 (67.16%) Finance
2 25 (37.31%) Banking
3 22 (32.84%) Project Management
4 19 (28.36%) PRINCE2
5 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (13.43%) Change Management
7 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
8 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (8.96%) PMI Certification
10 5 (7.46%) SQL
11 4 (5.97%) Windows
11 4 (5.97%) PMI
11 4 (5.97%) Migration
12 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (4.48%) Sage
12 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
12 3 (4.48%) Oracle
13 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
13 2 (2.99%) C#
13 2 (2.99%) Perl
13 2 (2.99%) Linux
13 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
13 2 (2.99%) UNIX
13 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
13 2 (2.99%) ERP
13 2 (2.99%) Cisco
13 2 (2.99%) CRM
13 2 (2.99%) Citrix

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (4.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 45 (67.16%) Finance
2 25 (37.31%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) .NET
1 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) PMI
2 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) FMCG
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Project Management
2 19 (28.36%) PRINCE2
3 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (13.43%) Change Management
5 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
6 4 (5.97%) Migration
7 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.99%) ERP
8 2 (2.99%) CRM
8 2 (2.99%) Six Sigma
8 2 (2.99%) Scrum
8 2 (2.99%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.99%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.99%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.99%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (2.99%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.49%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (1.49%) Wealth Management
9 1 (1.49%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) C#
2 2 (2.99%) Perl
3 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (8.96%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.99%) PMP
4 2 (2.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (4.48%) Sage
1 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco
2 2 (2.99%) Citrix
2 2 (2.99%) VMware
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.49%) PeopleSoft
Edinburgh & Lothians
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Lothian
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago