The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 27 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 281 301 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.72% 9.34% 9.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.58% 11.59% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 180 186 196
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2932 2597 2364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.53% 80.58% 75.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1944 1691 1606
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Project Management
UK

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 2014.

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 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 -4 123 £45,000 -15.09% 25
Glasgow -1 101 £42,500 -18.26% 20
Aberdeen -4 20 £55,000 +37.50%
Stirling -9 10 £50,000 +38.88% 2
Dundee -2 6 £42,500 - 1
Fife +1 4 £28,000 -3.44% 2
Renfrewshire +2 2 £42,500 -
Highlands +9 1 £28,414 -
South Lanarkshire -3 1 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Ayrshire - 1 £42,500 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £53,000 -
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 271 (45.39%) Finance
2 115 (19.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 102 (17.09%) Degree
4 99 (16.58%) Banking
5 97 (16.25%) Microsoft
6 94 (15.75%) PRINCE2
7 82 (13.74%) SQL
8 66 (11.06%) Business Analysis
9 60 (10.05%) MS Project
10 57 (9.55%) MS Excel
11 55 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
12 54 (9.05%) Oracle
13 52 (8.71%) ITIL
14 48 (8.04%) .NET
15 46 (7.71%) C#
16 45 (7.54%) Linux
17 43 (7.20%) Java
18 42 (7.04%) MS Office
19 41 (6.87%) SQL Server
19 41 (6.87%) HTML
20 39 (6.53%) XML
20 39 (6.53%) Risk Management
21 37 (6.20%) Change Management
22 34 (5.70%) PMI Certification
23 33 (5.53%) Windows
24 32 (5.36%) Service Delivery
24 32 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
25 31 (5.19%) JavaScript
25 31 (5.19%) MS Visio
26 30 (5.03%) Workflow

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 17 (2.85%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.35%) SAS
3 11 (1.84%) IIS
4 9 (1.51%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.51%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.17%) CMS
5 7 (1.17%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.01%) Lync
6 6 (1.01%) Apache
7 5 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (0.84%) nginx
8 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.34%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 60 (10.05%) MS Project
2 57 (9.55%) MS Excel
3 42 (7.04%) MS Office
4 31 (5.19%) MS Visio
5 12 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.84%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.50%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.34%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 7 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.17%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.84%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 5 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (0.84%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (0.84%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.67%) SAP HR
4 4 (0.67%) Maximo
4 4 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.34%) Agresso
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) Line 500
6 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.50%) SaaS
1 3 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.34%) Office 365
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.68%) WAN
2 13 (2.18%) HTTP
3 12 (2.01%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.68%) L2TP
5 10 (1.68%) MPLS
5 10 (1.68%) DNS
6 9 (1.51%) SHDSL
6 9 (1.51%) Ethernet
6 9 (1.51%) PPP
6 9 (1.51%) SNMP
6 9 (1.51%) ADSL
6 9 (1.51%) OSPF
6 9 (1.51%) CHAP
6 9 (1.51%) BGP
6 9 (1.51%) Firewall
7 7 (1.17%) Internet
8 6 (1.01%) VPN
9 5 (0.84%) LDAP
9 5 (0.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.87%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.69%) Relational Database
3 20 (3.35%) RDBMS
4 16 (2.68%) Data Mining
5 9 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (1.34%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 8 (1.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 8 (1.34%) MySQL
7 7 (1.17%) Big Data
8 6 (1.01%) OLAP
9 5 (0.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (0.84%) QlikView
10 4 (0.67%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.67%) Pentaho
10 4 (0.67%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (0.67%) Spotfire
11 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.50%) MS Access
11 3 (0.50%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 8 (1.34%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (0.84%) Subversion
2 5 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.34%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.34%) JIRA
5 1 (0.17%) NUnit
5 1 (0.17%) JUnit
5 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.17%) ProC
5 1 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.17%) Moq
General
1 271 (45.39%) Finance
2 99 (16.58%) Banking
3 29 (4.86%) Investment Banking
4 27 (4.52%) Marketing
5 25 (4.19%) Manufacturing
6 21 (3.52%) Advertising
6 21 (3.52%) Retail
7 17 (2.85%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.18%) Legal
9 11 (1.84%) Retail Banking
9 11 (1.84%) Games
9 11 (1.84%) Publishing
10 7 (1.17%) Front Office
11 5 (0.84%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.84%) Billing
11 5 (0.84%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.84%) Automotive
12 4 (0.67%) Law
13 3 (0.50%) Electronics
14 2 (0.34%) French Language
Job Titles
1 171 (28.64%) Project Manager
2 117 (19.60%) Analyst
3 70 (11.73%) Business Analyst
4 42 (7.04%) Developer
5 38 (6.37%) Consultant
6 26 (4.36%) IT Project Manager
7 22 (3.69%) Design Engineer
8 20 (3.35%) Project Engineer
8 20 (3.35%) PMO Analyst
9 19 (3.18%) Agile Business Analyst
10 16 (2.68%) Business Manager
11 15 (2.51%) Technical Business Analyst
11 15 (2.51%) Infrastructure Manager
11 15 (2.51%) Technical Analyst
11 15 (2.51%) Systems Analyst
11 15 (2.51%) Senior Manager
12 13 (2.18%) Senior Analyst
13 12 (2.01%) Development Manager
13 12 (2.01%) Applications Support
13 12 (2.01%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.04%) .NET
2 41 (6.87%) HTML
3 39 (6.53%) XML
4 26 (4.36%) CSS
5 21 (3.52%) J2EE
6 15 (2.51%) HTML5
7 13 (2.18%) Web Services
8 12 (2.01%) Flash
9 11 (1.84%) Apache Flex
9 11 (1.84%) WPF
10 10 (1.68%) Adobe AIR
10 10 (1.68%) Cairngorm
10 10 (1.68%) PureMVC
10 10 (1.68%) Robotlegs
10 10 (1.68%) Parsley
10 10 (1.68%) ASP.NET
10 10 (1.68%) Spring
11 9 (1.51%) NHibernate
11 9 (1.51%) Lucene
11 9 (1.51%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (4.69%) Computer Science
2 26 (4.36%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.85%) Equities
4 19 (3.18%) Fixed Income
5 12 (2.01%) Mathematics
6 9 (1.51%) PMI
7 8 (1.34%) Statistics
8 7 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.17%) Social Media
8 7 (1.17%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.01%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.01%) Smartphone
10 5 (0.84%) Blog
10 5 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (0.84%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.84%) Open Source
10 5 (0.84%) iPad
10 5 (0.84%) Reference Data
11 4 (0.67%) Data Conversion
11 4 (0.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 45 (7.54%) Linux
2 33 (5.53%) Windows
3 15 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (2.35%) UNIX
5 8 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
5 8 (1.34%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.01%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.84%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.84%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.84%) Android
8 4 (0.67%) OpenSolaris
8 4 (0.67%) Solaris
9 3 (0.50%) Debian
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.34%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (19.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 94 (15.75%) PRINCE2
3 66 (11.06%) Business Analysis
4 55 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (8.71%) ITIL
6 39 (6.53%) Risk Management
7 37 (6.20%) Change Management
8 32 (5.36%) Service Delivery
8 32 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 30 (5.03%) Workflow
10 29 (4.86%) PRINCE
10 29 (4.86%) Project Planning
10 29 (4.86%) Waterfall
11 28 (4.69%) Software Engineering
12 26 (4.36%) Scrum
12 26 (4.36%) Programme Management
13 24 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (3.85%) Web Development
15 22 (3.69%) Change Control
16 21 (3.52%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (13.74%) SQL
2 46 (7.71%) C#
3 43 (7.20%) Java
4 31 (5.19%) JavaScript
5 17 (2.85%) PL/SQL
6 13 (2.18%) Perl
7 9 (1.51%) C++
8 8 (1.34%) C
9 7 (1.17%) Python
9 7 (1.17%) PowerShell
10 5 (0.84%) VBScript
10 5 (0.84%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.50%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.50%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.34%) VB
12 2 (0.34%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.34%) PHP
13 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.17%) R
Qualifications
1 102 (17.09%) Degree
2 34 (5.70%) PMI Certification
3 26 (4.36%) PMP
3 26 (4.36%) HNC
4 22 (3.69%) HND
5 21 (3.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 17 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (1.51%) CISSP
8 9 (1.51%) CCNP
9 6 (1.01%) CBAP
9 6 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (1.01%) MBA
10 5 (0.84%) ISEB
10 5 (0.84%) OCP
10 5 (0.84%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.84%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.50%) GIAC
11 3 (0.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.36%) QA
2 17 (2.85%) SLA
3 14 (2.35%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.50%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) FATCA
6 1 (0.17%) Basel III
System Software
1 12 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.51%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.34%) vSphere
4 7 (1.17%) XenApp
5 4 (0.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.17%) Squid
8 1 (0.17%) NFS
8 1 (0.17%) Openswan
8 1 (0.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 97 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 54 (9.05%) Oracle
3 19 (3.18%) Cisco
4 16 (2.68%) Red Hat
5 14 (2.35%) VMware
6 13 (2.18%) SAP
6 13 (2.18%) Sybase
7 12 (2.01%) Adobe
8 10 (1.68%) Informatica
9 8 (1.34%) Wall Street Systems
10 7 (1.17%) HP
10 7 (1.17%) Citrix
11 6 (1.01%) Remedy
11 6 (1.01%) Dell
12 5 (0.84%) SolidWorks
12 5 (0.84%) Sage
12 5 (0.84%) BT
13 4 (0.67%) Veeam
13 4 (0.67%) Twitter
13 4 (0.67%) Tableau
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