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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 17 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 349 307 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.23% 8.30% 7.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.28% 10.17% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 202 194 118
Average salary £47,500 £47,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% -0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £35,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
2628 3019 2342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.56% 81.64% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1600 1978 1388
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +2 165 £45,000 -10.00% 29
Glasgow +24 113 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Stirling 0 25 £49,750 +24.37% 3
West Lothian +2 11 - - 4
Aberdeen -8 8 £52,500 +11.70% 1
Fife +2 6 £46,250 -11.90% 1
North Lanarkshire +4 5 £40,182 -
Dundee +4 3 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Renfrewshire -2 3 - -
Aberdeenshire +2 2 - -
South Ayrshire - 2 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £43,800 -
Ayrshire - 1 - -
Falkirk - 1 £30,000 -
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 362 (53.87%) Finance
2 171 (25.45%) Banking
3 169 (25.15%) PRINCE2
4 163 (24.26%) Degree
5 137 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
6 124 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 90 (13.39%) Mentoring
8 88 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
9 85 (12.65%) Business Analysis
10 74 (11.01%) MS Excel
11 70 (10.42%) SQL
12 63 (9.38%) Oracle
13 60 (8.93%) ITIL
14 58 (8.63%) PMI Certification
15 51 (7.59%) Microsoft
16 47 (6.99%) Data Modelling
17 46 (6.85%) Java
18 45 (6.70%) Change Management
18 45 (6.70%) Retail
19 44 (6.55%) QA
19 44 (6.55%) MS Office
20 43 (6.40%) Coaching
20 43 (6.40%) Continuous Improvement
21 40 (5.95%) Waterfall
21 40 (5.95%) .NET
22 39 (5.80%) SAP
22 39 (5.80%) Project Planning
22 39 (5.80%) Investment Banking
23 37 (5.51%) Risk Management
23 37 (5.51%) Windows

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 33 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 27 (4.02%) IIS
3 20 (2.98%) WebSphere
4 17 (2.53%) NetWeaver
5 14 (2.08%) IBM Notes
6 11 (1.64%) FileNet
7 10 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (1.04%) Drupal
9 6 (0.89%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.74%) Documentum
11 4 (0.60%) JBoss
11 4 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.60%) Mule
12 3 (0.45%) Lync
12 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.45%) Apache
12 3 (0.45%) SAS
13 2 (0.30%) CICS
Applications
1 74 (11.01%) MS Excel
2 44 (6.55%) MS Office
3 35 (5.21%) MS Project
4 25 (3.72%) MS Visio
5 17 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.45%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (1.49%) SAP FI
2 9 (1.34%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (1.34%) SAP CO
3 6 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.45%) FLEXCUBE
6 3 (0.45%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.45%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.45%) Finacle
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.30%) Maximo
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.15%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.15%) Epicor Vantage
8 1 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.64%) SaaS
2 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.98%) Internet
2 8 (1.19%) DNS
3 7 (1.04%) Intranet
3 7 (1.04%) Wireless
4 6 (0.89%) LAN
4 6 (0.89%) WLAN
5 4 (0.60%) VoIP
5 4 (0.60%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.45%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.45%) H.323
6 3 (0.45%) Firewall
6 3 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.45%) WAN
6 3 (0.45%) DHCP
6 3 (0.45%) VPN
7 2 (0.30%) SAN
8 1 (0.15%) PBX
8 1 (0.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 27 (4.02%) SQL Server
3 18 (2.68%) SAP BW
3 18 (2.68%) SAP BI
4 17 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
5 16 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (1.93%) RDBMS
7 10 (1.49%) QlikView
8 8 (1.19%) Data Mining
9 7 (1.04%) MS Access
10 6 (0.89%) InterSystems Cache
10 6 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (0.89%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.74%) MySQL
12 4 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.45%) SQLPlus
13 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.45%) Big Data
13 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.30%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 13 (1.93%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.34%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.04%) Mercurial
3 7 (1.04%) LoadRunner
4 5 (0.74%) Subversion
4 5 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.60%) Toad
6 3 (0.45%) JIRA
7 2 (0.30%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.15%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
General
1 362 (53.87%) Finance
2 171 (25.45%) Banking
3 45 (6.70%) Retail
4 39 (5.80%) Investment Banking
5 26 (3.87%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.83%) Retail Banking
7 12 (1.79%) Legal
8 11 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.49%) Law
10 7 (1.04%) Marketing
11 6 (0.89%) Games
11 6 (0.89%) Private Banking
11 6 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.89%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.89%) Advertising
12 4 (0.60%) Back Office
13 3 (0.45%) Electronics
13 3 (0.45%) Publishing
13 3 (0.45%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 213 (31.70%) Project Manager
2 111 (16.52%) Analyst
3 81 (12.05%) Consultant
4 58 (8.63%) Business Analyst
5 38 (5.65%) Developer
6 33 (4.91%) Architect
7 29 (4.32%) Senior Manager
8 24 (3.57%) Development Manager
8 24 (3.57%) SAP Consultant
8 24 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
9 21 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
10 19 (2.83%) Programme Manager
11 18 (2.68%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 18 (2.68%) Business Consultant
12 16 (2.38%) Junior
12 16 (2.38%) Security Consultant
13 15 (2.23%) Technical Analyst
13 15 (2.23%) Infrastructure Manager
13 15 (2.23%) PMO Analyst
13 15 (2.23%) SAP BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (5.95%) .NET
2 27 (4.02%) CSS
3 26 (3.87%) HTML
4 25 (3.72%) Middleware
5 22 (3.27%) ASP.NET
6 21 (3.13%) XML
7 16 (2.38%) XSLT
7 16 (2.38%) XML Schema
7 16 (2.38%) XForms
8 14 (2.08%) .NET Framework
9 13 (1.93%) Web Services
10 11 (1.64%) JSP
11 8 (1.19%) Spring
11 8 (1.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 8 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (1.04%) SPNEGO
12 7 (1.04%) WinForms
13 5 (0.74%) JMS
13 5 (0.74%) jQuery
13 5 (0.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 88 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (5.21%) PMI
2 35 (5.21%) Management Information System
3 33 (4.91%) Computer Science
4 13 (1.93%) Data Integration
5 12 (1.79%) Equities
6 11 (1.64%) Fixed Income
7 10 (1.49%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.34%) Derivative
9 8 (1.19%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.04%) SCADA
11 6 (0.89%) FMCG
11 6 (0.89%) Cryptography
11 6 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
12 5 (0.74%) User Experience
12 5 (0.74%) Reference Data
12 5 (0.74%) Open Source
12 5 (0.74%) IBM Mainframe
12 5 (0.74%) Life Science
13 4 (0.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (5.51%) Windows
2 25 (3.72%) Linux
3 20 (2.98%) UNIX
4 8 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (0.89%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.89%) Android
5 6 (0.89%) Solaris
6 5 (0.74%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.45%) AIX
8 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.30%) zOS
10 1 (0.15%) Debian
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (25.15%) PRINCE2
2 137 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 90 (13.39%) Mentoring
5 85 (12.65%) Business Analysis
6 60 (8.93%) ITIL
7 47 (6.99%) Data Modelling
8 45 (6.70%) Change Management
9 43 (6.40%) Continuous Improvement
9 43 (6.40%) Coaching
10 40 (5.95%) Waterfall
11 39 (5.80%) Project Planning
12 37 (5.51%) Risk Management
13 36 (5.36%) Scrum
13 36 (5.36%) Line Management
14 35 (5.21%) Test Strategy
14 35 (5.21%) Integration Testing
15 34 (5.06%) Service Management
16 33 (4.91%) Resource Management
16 33 (4.91%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 70 (10.42%) SQL
2 46 (6.85%) Java
3 32 (4.76%) C#
4 27 (4.02%) JavaScript
5 23 (3.42%) PL/SQL
6 21 (3.13%) VBA
7 18 (2.68%) ABAP
8 15 (2.23%) XPath
8 15 (2.23%) C
9 12 (1.79%) C++
10 11 (1.64%) Python
11 8 (1.19%) PHP
12 7 (1.04%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.89%) Perl
14 5 (0.74%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.60%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.60%) Ruby
16 3 (0.45%) Groovy
17 2 (0.30%) REXX
17 2 (0.30%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 163 (24.26%) Degree
2 58 (8.63%) PMI Certification
3 35 (5.21%) CISSP
4 32 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 27 (4.02%) CISA
5 27 (4.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 24 (3.57%) PMP
6 24 (3.57%) ISEB
7 13 (1.93%) CISM
8 11 (1.64%) Security Cleared
9 9 (1.34%) CRISC
10 8 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.19%) ISTQB
11 7 (1.04%) APMP
12 6 (0.89%) CSQA
12 6 (0.89%) MBA
13 5 (0.74%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.45%) HND
15 2 (0.30%) CIPD
16 1 (0.15%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.55%) QA
2 37 (5.51%) SLA
3 26 (3.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (3.57%) PCI DSS
5 13 (1.93%) COBIT
6 9 (1.34%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.60%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.45%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.45%) MiFID
8 3 (0.45%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.30%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.30%) FATCA
9 2 (0.30%) ISO 9002
10 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.15%) P3O
10 1 (0.15%) EMIR
10 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 11 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 11 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.60%) VMware Server
3 3 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.45%) vSphere
4 2 (0.30%) RACF
5 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.15%) Squid
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.30%) CA Endevor
2 2 (0.30%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 63 (9.38%) Oracle
2 51 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 39 (5.80%) SAP
4 18 (2.68%) HP
4 18 (2.68%) Splunk
5 17 (2.53%) ArcSight
5 17 (2.53%) Business Objects
6 14 (2.08%) Lotus
7 12 (1.79%) VMware
7 12 (1.79%) IBM
8 10 (1.49%) Informatica
9 9 (1.34%) Niku
10 8 (1.19%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.04%) Citrix
11 7 (1.04%) Sybase
12 6 (0.89%) Cisco
13 4 (0.60%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.60%) Hyland
13 4 (0.60%) GoldenSource
13 4 (0.60%) Planview
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Scotland
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £39000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £1 to £1 per annum market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £51000 - £64000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 42K - 55K + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Parity People
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee
Parity People
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: Excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £36000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago