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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 16 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 355 270 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.02% 7.05% 8.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.96% 8.67% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 223 137 145
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,420 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.44%
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
2543 3114 2490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 86.12% 81.28% 78.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 2068 1489
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +14 153 £45,250 -0.54% 22
Glasgow +22 140 £48,500 +16.16% 13
Stirling +6 20 £45,000 +5.88%
Aberdeen -5 11 £56,250 +28.57% 1
Fife +9 8 £45,000 +17.64% 1
West Lothian +6 7 £32,000 - 1
Dundee +8 5 £35,000 -30.00% 3
West Dunbartonshire -3 5 £43,800 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £40,182 -
Highlands - 2 £42,500 - 2
Aberdeenshire -2 1 - -
Renfrewshire -3 1 £50,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 £65,000 - 1
Argyll and Bute - 1 £47,500 -
Orkney Islands - 1 - -
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 357 (51.07%) Finance
2 158 (22.60%) Degree
3 151 (21.60%) Banking
4 147 (21.03%) PRINCE2
5 138 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
6 116 (16.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 101 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
8 93 (13.30%) Mentoring
9 84 (12.02%) MS Excel
10 79 (11.30%) Business Analysis
11 75 (10.73%) SQL
12 69 (9.87%) Oracle
13 61 (8.73%) Microsoft
14 59 (8.44%) Change Management
15 53 (7.58%) Data Modelling
15 53 (7.58%) SAP
15 53 (7.58%) Project Planning
15 53 (7.58%) Waterfall
16 52 (7.44%) Coaching
17 51 (7.30%) ITIL
17 51 (7.30%) PMI Certification
18 49 (7.01%) QA
19 47 (6.72%) MS Office
20 45 (6.44%) Integration Testing
21 44 (6.29%) SLA
22 43 (6.15%) Java
22 43 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
23 41 (5.87%) Test Strategy
23 41 (5.87%) Line Management
24 40 (5.72%) SharePoint

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 40 (5.72%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.72%) NetWeaver
2 26 (3.72%) IIS
3 16 (2.29%) WebSphere
4 14 (2.00%) IBM Notes
5 8 (1.14%) Drupal
6 7 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (0.86%) SAS
7 6 (0.86%) FileNet
8 4 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.57%) Apache
8 4 (0.57%) Documentum
8 4 (0.57%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.57%) ProArc
8 4 (0.57%) Mule
9 3 (0.43%) WordPress
9 3 (0.43%) JBoss
9 3 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 84 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 47 (6.72%) MS Office
3 29 (4.15%) MS Visio
4 28 (4.01%) MS Project
5 25 (3.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.86%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.72%) SOLIDWORKS
7 5 (0.72%) InDesign
8 4 (0.57%) SPSS
9 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.43%) SAP FI
2 9 (1.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (1.29%) SAP CO
3 6 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.72%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.57%) CA PPM
5 4 (0.57%) Primavera
5 4 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.43%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.43%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.43%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.14%) Epicor Vantage
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.00%) SaaS
2 5 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.00%) Internet
2 9 (1.29%) Intranet
3 6 (0.86%) WLAN
3 6 (0.86%) LAN
3 6 (0.86%) Wireless
4 5 (0.72%) DNS
5 2 (0.29%) Network Security
5 2 (0.29%) DHCP
5 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.29%) SAN
5 2 (0.29%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.14%) Firewall
6 1 (0.14%) VPN
6 1 (0.14%) PBX
6 1 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.58%) SAP BW
3 28 (4.01%) SAP BI
4 27 (3.86%) Relational Database
5 26 (3.72%) BusinessObjects
6 20 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.29%) RDBMS
8 13 (1.86%) QlikView
9 9 (1.29%) MySQL
10 8 (1.14%) MS Access
11 7 (1.00%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.86%) InterSystems Cache
13 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.72%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.57%) Spotfire
14 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.57%) SQLPlus
15 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.14%) Mercurial
4 6 (0.86%) Toad
4 6 (0.86%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.57%) Subversion
6 3 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.29%) JIRA
7 2 (0.29%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.14%) FitNesse
General
1 357 (51.07%) Finance
2 151 (21.60%) Banking
3 34 (4.86%) Retail
4 24 (3.43%) Investment Banking
5 19 (2.72%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.00%) Law
7 13 (1.86%) Retail Banking
8 10 (1.43%) Legal
9 9 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.14%) Publishing
11 7 (1.00%) Advertising
11 7 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.86%) German Language
12 6 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.86%) Electronics
13 5 (0.72%) Games
13 5 (0.72%) Front Office
13 5 (0.72%) Polish Language
13 5 (0.72%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.72%) French Language
Job Titles
1 205 (29.33%) Project Manager
2 108 (15.45%) Analyst
3 97 (13.88%) Consultant
4 58 (8.30%) Business Analyst
5 37 (5.29%) Developer
6 35 (5.01%) Architect
7 33 (4.72%) SAP Consultant
8 29 (4.15%) Senior Manager
9 27 (3.86%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 27 (3.86%) Business Consultant
10 24 (3.43%) SAP BI Consultant
11 23 (3.29%) SAP Business Consultant
11 23 (3.29%) Programme Manager
12 22 (3.15%) Technical Analyst
13 21 (3.00%) Development Manager
14 19 (2.72%) Senior Project Manager
15 18 (2.58%) Security Consultant
16 17 (2.43%) IT Project Manager
16 17 (2.43%) Infrastructure Manager
16 17 (2.43%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.44%) .NET
2 36 (5.15%) CSS
3 32 (4.58%) HTML
4 21 (3.00%) ASP.NET
5 19 (2.72%) Middleware
5 19 (2.72%) XML
6 16 (2.29%) .NET Framework
7 13 (1.86%) XML Schema
7 13 (1.86%) XForms
7 13 (1.86%) XSLT
8 11 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (1.57%) Web Services
9 9 (1.29%) JSP
9 9 (1.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 9 (1.29%) jQuery
10 8 (1.14%) WinForms
11 6 (0.86%) WPF
11 6 (0.86%) JMS
11 6 (0.86%) SPNEGO
12 5 (0.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 101 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (5.29%) Management Information System
3 33 (4.72%) PMI
4 27 (3.86%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.29%) Equities
6 14 (2.00%) Fixed Income
7 13 (1.86%) Mobile App
7 13 (1.86%) User Experience
8 10 (1.43%) FMCG
9 9 (1.29%) Data Integration
9 9 (1.29%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.29%) Derivative
10 7 (1.00%) SCADA
11 6 (0.86%) Cryptography
11 6 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (0.86%) Reference Data
12 5 (0.72%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.72%) Open Source
12 5 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
12 5 (0.72%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 32 (4.58%) Windows
2 18 (2.58%) Linux
3 12 (1.72%) UNIX
4 11 (1.57%) Android
4 11 (1.57%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.57%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.43%) Debian
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.14%) AIX
9 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (21.03%) PRINCE2
2 138 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (16.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 93 (13.30%) Mentoring
5 79 (11.30%) Business Analysis
6 59 (8.44%) Change Management
7 53 (7.58%) Data Modelling
7 53 (7.58%) Project Planning
7 53 (7.58%) Waterfall
8 52 (7.44%) Coaching
9 51 (7.30%) ITIL
10 45 (6.44%) Integration Testing
11 43 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 41 (5.87%) Test Strategy
12 41 (5.87%) Line Management
13 40 (5.72%) Risk Management
14 39 (5.58%) Change Control
15 37 (5.29%) ETL
15 37 (5.29%) Resource Management
16 35 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 75 (10.73%) SQL
2 43 (6.15%) Java
3 31 (4.43%) JavaScript
4 30 (4.29%) C#
5 27 (3.86%) ABAP
6 18 (2.58%) PL/SQL
7 15 (2.15%) VBA
8 13 (1.86%) XPath
9 9 (1.29%) PHP
10 7 (1.00%) C
10 7 (1.00%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.72%) Python
11 5 (0.72%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.72%) C++
12 4 (0.57%) Perl
12 4 (0.57%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.29%) Delphi
14 1 (0.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 158 (22.60%) Degree
2 51 (7.30%) PMI Certification
3 40 (5.72%) CISSP
4 27 (3.86%) ISEB
5 26 (3.72%) CISA
6 25 (3.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 22 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 19 (2.72%) PMP
9 16 (2.29%) ISTQB
10 14 (2.00%) Security Cleared
11 10 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.43%) CISM
12 9 (1.29%) CRISC
13 6 (0.86%) CSQA
13 6 (0.86%) MBA
13 6 (0.86%) APMP
14 4 (0.57%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
16 2 (0.29%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.01%) QA
2 44 (6.29%) SLA
3 30 (4.29%) PCI DSS
3 30 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.57%) ISO 9001
5 10 (1.43%) COBIT
6 5 (0.72%) ISO 14001
6 5 (0.72%) ISO 9002
7 2 (0.29%) MiFID
7 2 (0.29%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.29%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.14%) FATCA
8 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.14%) P3O
8 1 (0.14%) EMIR
8 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (0.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 69 (9.87%) Oracle
2 61 (8.73%) Microsoft
3 53 (7.58%) SAP
4 26 (3.72%) Business Objects
5 22 (3.15%) Splunk
6 21 (3.00%) ArcSight
7 14 (2.00%) Lotus
8 12 (1.72%) HP
9 9 (1.29%) Niku
10 7 (1.00%) Informatica
10 7 (1.00%) IBM
11 5 (0.72%) T-Plan
11 5 (0.72%) Allen-Bradley
11 5 (0.72%) Charles River
11 5 (0.72%) Siemens
11 5 (0.72%) Quark
11 5 (0.72%) Adobe
12 4 (0.57%) GoldenSource
12 4 (0.57%) Cisco
12 4 (0.57%) Red Hat
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gourock, Renfrewshire
Hudson (Scotland) IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Inverness, Inverness-Shire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £28815 - £39550 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fife
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £57000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago