The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 20 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 330 281 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.42% 7.64% 9.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.79% 9.12% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 216 181 187
Average salary £48,730 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.28% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,400
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -1.09%
Project Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2798 3082 2673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.38% 83.80% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2049 1746
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Project Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Project Management Salary Trend in Scotland

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Project Management Salary Histogram in Scotland

Project Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 +5 167 £49,000 +8.88% 17
Glasgow +9 104 £50,500 +18.82% 14
Stirling +1 16 £37,500 -25.00%
Dundee +4 10 £42,500 -
Aberdeen +5 9 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Highlands +4 6 £40,000 +40.77% 2
West Dunbartonshire - 5 - -
Inverclyde - 3 £63,500 -
West Lothian - 2 £32,000 -
Fife 0 1 - -
Argyll and Bute -2 1 £47,500 -10.37%
Renfrewshire -4 1 £50,000 +17.64%
North Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 326 (46.18%) Finance
2 167 (23.65%) Degree
3 162 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
4 155 (21.95%) Banking
5 124 (17.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 117 (16.57%) PRINCE2
7 96 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
8 84 (11.90%) SDLC
9 83 (11.76%) Business Analysis
10 81 (11.47%) MS Excel
11 78 (11.05%) Microsoft
12 77 (10.91%) SQL
13 72 (10.20%) Mentoring
14 70 (9.92%) Oracle
15 65 (9.21%) Java
16 64 (9.07%) Waterfall
17 60 (8.50%) Change Management
18 57 (8.07%) Project Planning
18 57 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
19 55 (7.79%) Coaching
20 53 (7.51%) Data Centre
21 51 (7.22%) ITIL
22 50 (7.08%) SAP
22 50 (7.08%) QA
23 49 (6.94%) MS Office
24 48 (6.80%) Scrum
25 47 (6.66%) SharePoint
26 43 (6.09%) PMI Certification
27 42 (5.95%) CISSP
28 41 (5.81%) CSS

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (6.66%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.82%) IIS
3 17 (2.41%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.27%) Apache
5 15 (2.12%) WebSphere
6 14 (1.98%) NetWeaver
7 9 (1.27%) IBM Notes
8 8 (1.13%) SAS
9 6 (0.85%) FileNet
9 6 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (0.85%) Umbraco
9 6 (0.85%) Mule
10 5 (0.71%) Node.js
10 5 (0.71%) CMS
11 4 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (0.57%) Documentum
11 4 (0.57%) ProArc
11 4 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 81 (11.47%) MS Excel
2 49 (6.94%) MS Office
3 29 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (3.97%) MS Visio
5 27 (3.82%) MS Project
6 6 (0.85%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.85%) InDesign
7 5 (0.71%) SOLIDWORKS
8 4 (0.57%) SPSS
9 3 (0.42%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.27%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.85%) Markit EDM
3 6 (0.85%) SAP MDM
4 5 (0.71%) SAP CO
4 5 (0.71%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.57%) CA PPM
5 4 (0.57%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.42%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.42%) LatentZero
6 3 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.14%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.14%) Orchard Housing
7 1 (0.14%) Aareon QL
7 1 (0.14%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.14%) OPENContractor
7 1 (0.14%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.70%) SaaS
2 7 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.40%) Internet
2 18 (2.55%) Intranet
3 7 (0.99%) LAN
4 6 (0.85%) WLAN
4 6 (0.85%) DNS
5 3 (0.42%) Firewall
6 2 (0.28%) Wireless
6 2 (0.28%) WAN
6 2 (0.28%) DHCP
6 2 (0.28%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.28%) VPN
7 1 (0.14%) SAN
7 1 (0.14%) LDAP
7 1 (0.14%) ATM
7 1 (0.14%) Network Security
7 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.14%) OSPF
7 1 (0.14%) BGP
7 1 (0.14%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.53%) Relational Database
3 25 (3.54%) RDBMS
4 20 (2.83%) SAP BW
5 18 (2.55%) BusinessObjects
6 16 (2.27%) SAP BI
7 15 (2.12%) MySQL
8 13 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (1.84%) QlikView
9 7 (0.99%) Data Mining
10 6 (0.85%) InterSystems Cache
11 5 (0.71%) Big Data
12 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.57%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.57%) Spotfire
13 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.42%) Text Mining
13 3 (0.42%) MS Access
13 3 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (2.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.85%) HP UFT
2 6 (0.85%) LoadRunner
2 6 (0.85%) JIRA
3 5 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.57%) LSMW
5 3 (0.42%) JUnit
5 3 (0.42%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.28%) Subversion
6 2 (0.28%) Maven
6 2 (0.28%) ReSharper
6 2 (0.28%) Toad
6 2 (0.28%) Hudson
6 2 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.28%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.14%) Redmine
7 1 (0.14%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.14%) Selenium
7 1 (0.14%) FitNesse
General
1 326 (46.18%) Finance
2 155 (21.95%) Banking
3 41 (5.81%) Retail
4 30 (4.25%) Investment Banking
5 25 (3.54%) Law
6 14 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 12 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.56%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.42%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.42%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.27%) Marketing
11 8 (1.13%) Publishing
12 7 (0.99%) Advertising
12 7 (0.99%) Electronics
12 7 (0.99%) Front Office
13 6 (0.85%) Back Office
13 6 (0.85%) German Language
13 6 (0.85%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.71%) Polish Language
14 5 (0.71%) French Language
Job Titles
1 192 (27.20%) Project Manager
2 128 (18.13%) Analyst
3 80 (11.33%) Consultant
4 63 (8.92%) Business Analyst
5 43 (6.09%) Developer
6 35 (4.96%) Architect
6 35 (4.96%) Senior Manager
7 22 (3.12%) Security Consultant
7 22 (3.12%) Senior Project Manager
8 21 (2.97%) Development Manager
8 21 (2.97%) Technical Analyst
9 20 (2.83%) PMO Analyst
10 19 (2.69%) SAP Consultant
11 17 (2.41%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (2.41%) Programme Manager
12 16 (2.27%) IT Consultant
13 15 (2.12%) Test Manager
13 15 (2.12%) Team Leader
13 15 (2.12%) Business Consultant
13 15 (2.12%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (5.81%) CSS
2 36 (5.10%) HTML
3 32 (4.53%) .NET
4 29 (4.11%) Web Services
5 28 (3.97%) XML
6 18 (2.55%) SOAP
7 16 (2.27%) JSP
8 13 (1.84%) ASP.NET
8 13 (1.84%) Middleware
8 13 (1.84%) Spring
9 12 (1.70%) HTML5
10 11 (1.56%) .NET Framework
10 11 (1.56%) jQuery
10 11 (1.56%) J2EE
11 10 (1.42%) Servlets
11 10 (1.42%) Ajax
11 10 (1.42%) CGI
11 10 (1.42%) CSS3
11 10 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (1.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 96 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (7.51%) Data Centre
3 39 (5.52%) Computer Science
4 36 (5.10%) Management Information System
5 24 (3.40%) PMI
6 19 (2.69%) Equities
7 18 (2.55%) User Experience
8 15 (2.12%) Mobile App
8 15 (2.12%) Fixed Income
9 10 (1.42%) FMCG
10 8 (1.13%) Reference Data
11 7 (0.99%) Derivative
11 7 (0.99%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.85%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (0.85%) SCADA
12 6 (0.85%) Wiki
12 6 (0.85%) Cryptography
13 5 (0.71%) Web 2.0
13 5 (0.71%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.71%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 28 (3.97%) Windows
2 26 (3.68%) Linux
3 14 (1.98%) Android
3 14 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (1.98%) Apple iOS
3 14 (1.98%) UNIX
4 10 (1.42%) Debian
5 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.57%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (17.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 117 (16.57%) PRINCE2
4 84 (11.90%) SDLC
5 83 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 72 (10.20%) Mentoring
7 64 (9.07%) Waterfall
8 60 (8.50%) Change Management
9 57 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
9 57 (8.07%) Project Planning
10 55 (7.79%) Coaching
11 51 (7.22%) ITIL
12 48 (6.80%) Scrum
13 40 (5.67%) Risk Management
13 40 (5.67%) Test Strategy
14 38 (5.38%) Line Management
14 38 (5.38%) Data Modelling
15 36 (5.10%) Programme Management
16 35 (4.96%) Resource Management
17 33 (4.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (10.91%) SQL
2 65 (9.21%) Java
3 34 (4.82%) JavaScript
4 27 (3.82%) C#
5 19 (2.69%) ABAP
6 17 (2.41%) PL/SQL
7 13 (1.84%) Perl
8 8 (1.13%) VBA
9 7 (0.99%) Shell Script
9 7 (0.99%) XPath
9 7 (0.99%) C++
10 6 (0.85%) Python
11 4 (0.57%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.57%) C
11 4 (0.57%) PHP
12 2 (0.28%) Delphi
12 2 (0.28%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 167 (23.65%) Degree
2 43 (6.09%) PMI Certification
3 42 (5.95%) CISSP
4 25 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 22 (3.12%) CISA
6 20 (2.83%) PMP
7 19 (2.69%) ISTQB
7 19 (2.69%) ISEB
8 15 (2.12%) Security Cleared
9 12 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (1.42%) CISM
12 8 (1.13%) Security+ Certification
13 6 (0.85%) CSQA
13 6 (0.85%) CRISC
13 6 (0.85%) MBA
14 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.71%) SC Cleared
15 4 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (0.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.08%) QA
2 38 (5.38%) PCI DSS
3 37 (5.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (3.97%) SLA
5 9 (1.27%) COBIT
6 7 (0.99%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.71%) ISO 9002
7 5 (0.71%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.57%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.28%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.14%) P3O
10 1 (0.14%) EMIR
10 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.14%) MiFID
10 1 (0.14%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (0.28%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.14%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.14%) WSUS
2 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 78 (11.05%) Microsoft
2 70 (9.92%) Oracle
3 50 (7.08%) SAP
4 28 (3.97%) Splunk
4 28 (3.97%) ArcSight
5 9 (1.27%) Lotus
6 7 (0.99%) Charles River
6 7 (0.99%) HP
6 7 (0.99%) Informatica
7 6 (0.85%) Adobe
8 5 (0.71%) CA
8 5 (0.71%) Cisco
8 5 (0.71%) Siemens
8 5 (0.71%) Sybase
8 5 (0.71%) Quark
8 5 (0.71%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.71%) Allen-Bradley
8 5 (0.71%) T-Plan
9 4 (0.57%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.57%) Tableau
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: Competative
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Send
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Including benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + Attractive benefits package and career progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Orion Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 11 days ago
Inverness
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £57000.00 - £72000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago