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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 16 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 373 307 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.97% 7.76% 7.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.99% 9.53% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 233 170 127
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +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
2666 3220 2439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.59% 81.42% 78.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1664 2143 1421
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 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 6 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 +10 164 £45,500 -5.20% 20
Glasgow +22 150 £50,000 +14.28% 16
Stirling +6 20 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Aberdeen -4 10 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Fife +9 9 £46,250 +59.48%
West Lothian +8 8 - - 2
West Dunbartonshire -2 4 £43,800 -
Dundee +7 2 £32,500 -35.00% 2
North Lanarkshire - 2 £40,182 - 2
South Ayrshire - 2 - -
Highlands +3 1 - - 1
Aberdeenshire +2 1 - -
Ayrshire - 1 - -
Orkney Islands - 1 - -
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 378 (53.31%) Finance
2 166 (23.41%) Banking
3 165 (23.27%) Degree
4 161 (22.71%) PRINCE2
5 140 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
6 121 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 102 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
8 96 (13.54%) Mentoring
9 83 (11.71%) Business Analysis
10 81 (11.42%) MS Excel
11 69 (9.73%) SQL
12 64 (9.03%) Oracle
13 61 (8.60%) Change Management
14 58 (8.18%) Microsoft
15 57 (8.04%) PMI Certification
16 56 (7.90%) ITIL
17 54 (7.62%) SAP
18 53 (7.48%) Data Modelling
18 53 (7.48%) Coaching
19 52 (7.33%) Waterfall
20 47 (6.63%) SLA
20 47 (6.63%) MS Office
21 46 (6.49%) Project Planning
21 46 (6.49%) QA
22 45 (6.35%) Integration Testing
22 45 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
23 43 (6.06%) Retail
23 43 (6.06%) Java
24 41 (5.78%) .NET
24 41 (5.78%) Risk Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 38 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.67%) NetWeaver
3 25 (3.53%) IIS
4 15 (2.12%) IBM Notes
4 15 (2.12%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.13%) Drupal
6 7 (0.99%) SAS
6 7 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (0.85%) FileNet
8 4 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (0.56%) JBoss
8 4 (0.56%) Apache
8 4 (0.56%) Mule
9 3 (0.42%) WordPress
9 3 (0.42%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.42%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 81 (11.42%) MS Excel
2 47 (6.63%) MS Office
3 29 (4.09%) MS Visio
4 28 (3.95%) MS Project
5 21 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.85%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.71%) SOLIDWORKS
7 5 (0.71%) InDesign
8 4 (0.56%) SPSS
9 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (1.41%) SAP FI
2 9 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (1.27%) SAP CO
3 6 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.56%) CA PPM
5 4 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.56%) Markit EDM
6 3 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.42%) Primavera
6 3 (0.42%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.28%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.28%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.28%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.28%) FLEXCUBE
7 2 (0.28%) Finacle
8 1 (0.14%) Epicor Vantage
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.55%) SaaS
2 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.96%) Internet
2 8 (1.13%) Wireless
3 7 (0.99%) Intranet
4 6 (0.85%) LAN
4 6 (0.85%) WLAN
5 4 (0.56%) DNS
5 4 (0.56%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.28%) SAN
7 1 (0.14%) Firewall
7 1 (0.14%) WAN
7 1 (0.14%) PBX
7 1 (0.14%) VoIP
7 1 (0.14%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (4.51%) SAP BW
2 31 (4.37%) SQL Server
3 28 (3.95%) SAP BI
4 27 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 26 (3.67%) BusinessObjects
6 19 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (2.12%) RDBMS
8 14 (1.97%) QlikView
9 8 (1.13%) MySQL
9 8 (1.13%) MS Access
10 6 (0.85%) Data Mining
10 6 (0.85%) InterSystems Cache
10 6 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.56%) Spotfire
13 3 (0.42%) SQLPlus
13 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.28%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 12 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.55%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.13%) Mercurial
4 6 (0.85%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.56%) Subversion
5 4 (0.56%) Toad
6 3 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.28%) JIRA
7 2 (0.28%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.14%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.14%) Cucumber
General
1 378 (53.31%) Finance
2 166 (23.41%) Banking
3 43 (6.06%) Retail
4 32 (4.51%) Investment Banking
5 23 (3.24%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.68%) Retail Banking
7 12 (1.69%) Legal
8 11 (1.55%) Law
9 9 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.13%) Publishing
11 6 (0.85%) Advertising
11 6 (0.85%) Electronics
11 6 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.85%) German Language
12 5 (0.71%) Polish Language
12 5 (0.71%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.71%) French Language
12 5 (0.71%) Games
13 4 (0.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 215 (30.32%) Project Manager
2 106 (14.95%) Analyst
3 96 (13.54%) Consultant
4 58 (8.18%) Business Analyst
5 40 (5.64%) Architect
6 37 (5.22%) Developer
7 33 (4.65%) SAP Consultant
8 28 (3.95%) Senior Manager
9 27 (3.81%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 27 (3.81%) Business Consultant
10 24 (3.39%) Programme Manager
10 24 (3.39%) SAP BI Consultant
11 23 (3.24%) SAP Business Consultant
11 23 (3.24%) Development Manager
12 21 (2.96%) Technical Analyst
13 19 (2.68%) IT Project Manager
13 19 (2.68%) Senior Project Manager
14 18 (2.54%) Infrastructure Manager
15 17 (2.40%) Security Consultant
15 17 (2.40%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (5.78%) .NET
2 35 (4.94%) CSS
3 30 (4.23%) HTML
4 23 (3.24%) Middleware
5 21 (2.96%) ASP.NET
6 17 (2.40%) XML
6 17 (2.40%) .NET Framework
7 15 (2.12%) XForms
7 15 (2.12%) XSLT
7 15 (2.12%) XML Schema
8 13 (1.83%) Web Services
9 11 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (1.41%) jQuery
11 9 (1.27%) JSP
12 8 (1.13%) WinForms
12 8 (1.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 6 (0.85%) SPNEGO
13 6 (0.85%) HTML5
13 6 (0.85%) CSS3
13 6 (0.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 102 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (5.64%) Management Information System
3 34 (4.80%) PMI
4 33 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.12%) Equities
6 13 (1.83%) Fixed Income
7 12 (1.69%) Data Integration
7 12 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.41%) FMCG
9 9 (1.27%) Derivative
9 9 (1.27%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.27%) User Experience
10 7 (0.99%) SCADA
11 6 (0.85%) Reference Data
11 6 (0.85%) Cryptography
11 6 (0.85%) Mobile Payment
12 5 (0.71%) Web 2.0
12 5 (0.71%) GIS
12 5 (0.71%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.71%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 33 (4.65%) Windows
2 20 (2.82%) Linux
3 14 (1.97%) UNIX
4 10 (1.41%) Android
4 10 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.56%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.42%) Debian
8 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.28%) Solaris
9 1 (0.14%) AIX
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (22.71%) PRINCE2
2 140 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 96 (13.54%) Mentoring
5 83 (11.71%) Business Analysis
6 61 (8.60%) Change Management
7 56 (7.90%) ITIL
8 53 (7.48%) Data Modelling
8 53 (7.48%) Coaching
9 52 (7.33%) Waterfall
10 46 (6.49%) Project Planning
11 45 (6.35%) Integration Testing
11 45 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
12 41 (5.78%) Test Strategy
12 41 (5.78%) Risk Management
13 38 (5.36%) Change Control
13 38 (5.36%) Line Management
14 37 (5.22%) Resource Management
15 36 (5.08%) ETL
15 36 (5.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 69 (9.73%) SQL
2 43 (6.06%) Java
3 31 (4.37%) C#
4 30 (4.23%) JavaScript
5 27 (3.81%) ABAP
6 18 (2.54%) VBA
6 18 (2.54%) PL/SQL
7 14 (1.97%) XPath
8 10 (1.41%) C
9 9 (1.27%) PHP
10 8 (1.13%) C++
11 7 (0.99%) Python
12 6 (0.85%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.71%) Perl
13 5 (0.71%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.56%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.28%) Ruby
15 2 (0.28%) Delphi
16 1 (0.14%) VB
16 1 (0.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 165 (23.27%) Degree
2 57 (8.04%) PMI Certification
3 38 (5.36%) CISSP
4 30 (4.23%) ISEB
5 27 (3.81%) CISA
6 25 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 25 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 23 (3.24%) PMP
8 16 (2.26%) ISTQB
9 14 (1.97%) Security Cleared
10 11 (1.55%) CISM
11 9 (1.27%) CRISC
12 8 (1.13%) APMP
12 8 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.85%) CSQA
13 6 (0.85%) MBA
14 5 (0.71%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
16 2 (0.28%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.63%) SLA
2 46 (6.49%) QA
3 28 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (3.81%) PCI DSS
5 12 (1.69%) ISO 9001
6 11 (1.55%) COBIT
7 6 (0.85%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.71%) ISO 9002
9 4 (0.56%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.42%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.28%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.28%) MiFID
12 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.14%) FATCA
12 1 (0.14%) P3O
12 1 (0.14%) EMIR
12 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 5 (0.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.56%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 64 (9.03%) Oracle
2 58 (8.18%) Microsoft
3 54 (7.62%) SAP
4 26 (3.67%) Business Objects
5 19 (2.68%) Splunk
6 18 (2.54%) ArcSight
7 15 (2.12%) Lotus
8 14 (1.97%) HP
9 9 (1.27%) Niku
10 8 (1.13%) Informatica
10 8 (1.13%) IBM
11 6 (0.85%) Adobe
11 6 (0.85%) VMware
12 5 (0.71%) Siemens
12 5 (0.71%) Quark
12 5 (0.71%) T-Plan
12 5 (0.71%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.71%) Citrix
12 5 (0.71%) Allen-Bradley
13 4 (0.56%) ServiceNow
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Posted: 7 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
Falkirk, Stirlingshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Stirling, Stirlingshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits, pension
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