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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 20 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 316 353 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.48% 9.45% 8.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.69% 11.32% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 196 230 160
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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
2957 3119 2534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.69% 83.51% 83.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 2026 1642
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -1 161 £50,000 +11.11% 21
Glasgow -2 107 £52,500 +23.52% 15
Stirling -7 13 £45,000 -21.90%
Aberdeen +8 12 - - 2
Dundee -6 6 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Highlands +3 5 £40,000 +40.77%
West Dunbartonshire - 3 - -
Fife -2 2 £40,750 +50.92% 2
Inverclyde - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Moray - 1 - -
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 306 (46.02%) Finance
2 151 (22.71%) Degree
3 146 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (21.05%) Banking
5 117 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 103 (15.49%) PRINCE2
7 99 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
8 90 (13.53%) Business Analysis
9 85 (12.78%) Microsoft
10 78 (11.73%) MS Excel
11 75 (11.28%) SQL
12 70 (10.53%) SDLC
13 61 (9.17%) Change Management
14 58 (8.72%) Continuous Improvement
15 57 (8.57%) Oracle
16 54 (8.12%) Java
16 54 (8.12%) Mentoring
17 53 (7.97%) Waterfall
17 53 (7.97%) Project Planning
18 51 (7.67%) Data Centre
19 48 (7.22%) ITIL
20 47 (7.07%) Retail
21 46 (6.92%) QA
21 46 (6.92%) SharePoint
21 46 (6.92%) Coaching
22 45 (6.77%) SQL Server
22 45 (6.77%) MS Office
22 45 (6.77%) SAP
23 42 (6.32%) Line Management
24 41 (6.17%) CSS

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 46 (6.92%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.31%) IIS
3 18 (2.71%) Tomcat
4 17 (2.56%) Apache
5 10 (1.50%) NetWeaver
6 9 (1.35%) SAS
7 8 (1.20%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.90%) Umbraco
8 6 (0.90%) CMS
9 5 (0.75%) IBM Notes
9 5 (0.75%) Mule
9 5 (0.75%) Node.js
10 4 (0.60%) ProArc
10 4 (0.60%) Documentum
11 3 (0.45%) FileNet
11 3 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.30%) JBoss
Applications
1 78 (11.73%) MS Excel
2 45 (6.77%) MS Office
3 30 (4.51%) MS Visio
4 28 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (3.91%) MS Project
6 6 (0.90%) AutoCAD
6 6 (0.90%) InDesign
6 6 (0.90%) InfoPath
7 5 (0.75%) SOLIDWORKS
7 5 (0.75%) SPSS
8 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 10 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.35%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.05%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.90%) SAP MDM
5 4 (0.60%) CA PPM
6 3 (0.45%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.45%) LatentZero
6 3 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.30%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.15%) Servitor
8 1 (0.15%) Orchard Housing
8 1 (0.15%) Aareon QL
8 1 (0.15%) OPENHousing
8 1 (0.15%) OPENContractor
8 1 (0.15%) MIS ActiveH
8 1 (0.15%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.15%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.15%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.20%) SaaS
2 7 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.01%) Internet
2 16 (2.41%) Intranet
3 5 (0.75%) LAN
4 4 (0.60%) DNS
5 3 (0.45%) SAN
5 3 (0.45%) Firewall
5 3 (0.45%) WLAN
5 3 (0.45%) WAN
5 3 (0.45%) Wireless
5 3 (0.45%) Network Security
6 2 (0.30%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.30%) DHCP
6 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.30%) VPN
7 1 (0.15%) UMTS
7 1 (0.15%) LDAP
7 1 (0.15%) ATM
7 1 (0.15%) GSM
7 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.15%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.06%) Relational Database
3 24 (3.61%) RDBMS
4 16 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (2.41%) SAP BW
4 16 (2.41%) MySQL
5 13 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (1.80%) SAP BI
6 12 (1.80%) QlikView
7 9 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (0.90%) Big Data
9 6 (0.90%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.75%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.75%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.75%) Spotfire
11 3 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.45%) Text Mining
11 3 (0.45%) InterSystems Cache
12 2 (0.30%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 19 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.05%) LSMW
3 6 (0.90%) HP UFT
3 6 (0.90%) LoadRunner
4 5 (0.75%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.75%) JIRA
5 4 (0.60%) JUnit
5 4 (0.60%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.45%) Hudson
6 3 (0.45%) Maven
6 3 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.30%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.30%) Toad
8 1 (0.15%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.15%) Subversion
8 1 (0.15%) Selenium
8 1 (0.15%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.15%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.15%) Redmine
General
1 306 (46.02%) Finance
2 140 (21.05%) Banking
3 47 (7.07%) Retail
4 25 (3.76%) Law
5 22 (3.31%) Investment Banking
6 18 (2.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 15 (2.26%) Spanish Language
8 14 (2.11%) Retail Banking
9 11 (1.65%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.65%) Front Office
10 10 (1.50%) Billing
11 9 (1.35%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.35%) Marketing
12 8 (1.20%) Legal
12 8 (1.20%) Manufacturing
13 7 (1.05%) Publishing
14 6 (0.90%) Advertising
14 6 (0.90%) Back Office
14 6 (0.90%) Electronics
14 6 (0.90%) German Language
Job Titles
1 175 (26.32%) Project Manager
2 149 (22.41%) Analyst
3 76 (11.43%) Business Analyst
4 57 (8.57%) Consultant
5 47 (7.07%) Developer
6 32 (4.81%) Senior Manager
7 23 (3.46%) Architect
7 23 (3.46%) PMO Analyst
8 21 (3.16%) Senior Project Manager
9 19 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
9 19 (2.86%) IT Consultant
10 18 (2.71%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (2.56%) Security Consultant
12 16 (2.41%) Development Manager
12 16 (2.41%) Java Developer
12 16 (2.41%) Test Manager
12 16 (2.41%) Programme Manager
13 15 (2.26%) IT Project Manager
14 13 (1.95%) Data Manager
14 13 (1.95%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (6.17%) CSS
2 38 (5.71%) HTML
3 33 (4.96%) .NET
4 31 (4.66%) Web Services
5 22 (3.31%) XML
6 20 (3.01%) SOAP
7 14 (2.11%) JSP
7 14 (2.11%) HTML5
8 12 (1.80%) J2EE
9 11 (1.65%) Servlets
9 11 (1.65%) CGI
9 11 (1.65%) Spring
9 11 (1.65%) jQuery
10 10 (1.50%) RESTful
10 10 (1.50%) CSS3
10 10 (1.50%) Hibernate
10 10 (1.50%) Ajax
10 10 (1.50%) .NET Framework
10 10 (1.50%) ASP.NET
11 9 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 99 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (7.67%) Data Centre
3 35 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 31 (4.66%) Management Information System
5 25 (3.76%) User Experience
6 20 (3.01%) PMI
7 14 (2.11%) Equities
8 12 (1.80%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.65%) Fixed Income
10 9 (1.35%) FMCG
11 8 (1.20%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.20%) Derivative
12 7 (1.05%) Visualisation
13 6 (0.90%) Economics
14 5 (0.75%) Web 2.0
14 5 (0.75%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.75%) Statistics
14 5 (0.75%) Reference Data
15 4 (0.60%) Data Integration
15 4 (0.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (3.46%) Windows
2 22 (3.31%) Linux
3 13 (1.95%) UNIX
4 12 (1.80%) Android
4 12 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (1.80%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.65%) Debian
6 9 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.45%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 103 (15.49%) PRINCE2
4 90 (13.53%) Business Analysis
5 70 (10.53%) SDLC
6 61 (9.17%) Change Management
7 58 (8.72%) Continuous Improvement
8 54 (8.12%) Mentoring
9 53 (7.97%) Project Planning
9 53 (7.97%) Waterfall
10 48 (7.22%) ITIL
11 46 (6.92%) Coaching
12 42 (6.32%) Line Management
13 41 (6.17%) Scrum
14 38 (5.71%) Risk Management
15 35 (5.26%) Quality Management
16 33 (4.96%) Data Modelling
16 33 (4.96%) Programme Management
16 33 (4.96%) Test Strategy
17 32 (4.81%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 75 (11.28%) SQL
2 54 (8.12%) Java
3 32 (4.81%) JavaScript
4 30 (4.51%) C#
5 18 (2.71%) ABAP
6 16 (2.41%) Perl
7 11 (1.65%) PL/SQL
8 6 (0.90%) C++
8 6 (0.90%) Python
8 6 (0.90%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.60%) VB.NET
9 4 (0.60%) VBA
10 3 (0.45%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.45%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.45%) C
10 3 (0.45%) PHP
11 2 (0.30%) Delphi
11 2 (0.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 151 (22.71%) Degree
2 41 (6.17%) PMI Certification
3 34 (5.11%) CISSP
4 28 (4.21%) ISEB
5 22 (3.31%) PMP
6 19 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 19 (2.86%) ISTQB
7 13 (1.95%) CISA
8 12 (1.80%) Security Cleared
9 11 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (1.20%) Security+ Certification
11 8 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.20%) CCNA
12 7 (1.05%) MCSE
12 7 (1.05%) CISM
13 6 (0.90%) CCNP
13 6 (0.90%) MCTS
13 6 (0.90%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.92%) QA
2 33 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (4.51%) PCI DSS
4 21 (3.16%) SLA
5 5 (0.75%) ISO 14001
5 5 (0.75%) ISO 9002
6 4 (0.60%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.60%) COBIT
6 4 (0.60%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.30%) MiFID
8 1 (0.15%) P3O
8 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.15%) Basel III
8 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) Firmware
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.15%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.15%) WSUS
2 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 85 (12.78%) Microsoft
2 57 (8.57%) Oracle
3 45 (6.77%) SAP
4 21 (3.16%) Splunk
4 21 (3.16%) ArcSight
5 9 (1.35%) Cisco
6 7 (1.05%) EMC
6 7 (1.05%) Charles River
7 6 (0.90%) Informatica
7 6 (0.90%) Adobe
7 6 (0.90%) HP
7 6 (0.90%) Tableau
8 5 (0.75%) Allen-Bradley
8 5 (0.75%) VMware
8 5 (0.75%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.75%) T-Plan
8 5 (0.75%) Dell
8 5 (0.75%) Cognos
8 5 (0.75%) CA
8 5 (0.75%) Siemens
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Project People Ltd.
Salary: MARKET SALARY + BENEFITS
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + home working, bonus scheme
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fife
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + Attractive benefits package and career progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus 15% bonus, 7% pension & healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago