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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 19 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 318 314 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.47% 9.60% 9.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.33% 11.85% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 189 186 188
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
2580 2650 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.92% 81.01% 79.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1673 1694
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 December 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 29 December 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 -4 152 £47,500 -5.94% 11
Glasgow +22 98 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Stirling +2 34 £48,250 +69.29% 1
Fife +3 4 £33,250 -24.85% 1
Dundee +12 3 £29,500 -34.44%
West Lothian -4 3 - - 1
Aberdeen -9 3 £55,000 +13.98% 1
Highlands +5 2 £28,414 - 1
Aberdeenshire +4 1 £36,000 -13.77% 1
Morayshire - 1 - -
Falkirk - 1 - -
East Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
Lothian - 1 £44,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £27,000 -
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 361 (53.80%) Finance
2 189 (28.17%) PRINCE2
3 153 (22.80%) Degree
4 133 (19.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 124 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (18.33%) Banking
7 100 (14.90%) Business Analysis
8 92 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
9 81 (12.07%) SQL
10 77 (11.48%) Microsoft
11 73 (10.88%) Mentoring
12 71 (10.58%) MS Excel
13 68 (10.13%) PMI Certification
14 59 (8.79%) C#
14 59 (8.79%) MS Project
15 57 (8.49%) Service Delivery
15 57 (8.49%) MS Office
15 57 (8.49%) Computer Science
16 56 (8.35%) Oracle
17 53 (7.90%) Linux
18 52 (7.75%) ITIL
18 52 (7.75%) Java
19 50 (7.45%) Change Management
19 50 (7.45%) Line Management
20 48 (7.15%) Workflow
20 48 (7.15%) SQL Server
21 47 (7.00%) .NET
22 46 (6.86%) Management Information System
22 46 (6.86%) Project Planning
23 45 (6.71%) HTML

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 25 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.13%) IIS
3 18 (2.68%) MS Exchange
3 18 (2.68%) WebSphere
4 14 (2.09%) Tomcat
5 11 (1.64%) Apache
6 10 (1.49%) FileNet
6 10 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (1.34%) Lync
7 9 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.75%) NetWeaver
10 5 (0.75%) JBoss
10 5 (0.75%) Documentum
11 4 (0.60%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.60%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 71 (10.58%) MS Excel
2 59 (8.79%) MS Project
3 57 (8.49%) MS Office
4 27 (4.02%) MS Visio
5 18 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.30%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (0.75%) Agresso
1 5 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (0.75%) Maximo
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.45%) Finacle
3 3 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.45%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.45%) Temenos T24
3 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.04%) SaaS
2 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.75%) Office 365
3 3 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.15%) Heroku
4 1 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.94%) Internet
1 13 (1.94%) Firewall
2 11 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (1.64%) DNS
3 8 (1.19%) Wireless
3 8 (1.19%) SAN
4 7 (1.04%) MPLS
4 7 (1.04%) DHCP
5 6 (0.89%) Ethernet
5 6 (0.89%) VPN
5 6 (0.89%) VoIP
5 6 (0.89%) WAN
5 6 (0.89%) DMZ
5 6 (0.89%) IP Telephony
5 6 (0.89%) FCoE
5 6 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (0.75%) H.323
7 4 (0.60%) Intranet
7 4 (0.60%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (7.15%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.47%) Relational Database
3 16 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 12 (1.79%) MySQL
5 11 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (1.49%) Data Mining
7 9 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (0.89%) MS Access
8 6 (0.89%) QlikView
9 5 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.75%) SAP BW
9 5 (0.75%) SAP BI
9 5 (0.75%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.60%) DB2
10 4 (0.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (0.75%) Subversion
5 4 (0.60%) Mercurial
5 4 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.45%) JIRA
6 3 (0.45%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.45%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.30%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.15%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.15%) NUnit
8 1 (0.15%) Selenium
8 1 (0.15%) Moq
General
1 361 (53.80%) Finance
2 123 (18.33%) Banking
3 33 (4.92%) Investment Banking
4 31 (4.62%) Retail
5 23 (3.43%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.98%) Legal
7 17 (2.53%) Retail Banking
8 14 (2.09%) Games
9 13 (1.94%) Marketing
10 12 (1.79%) Advertising
11 11 (1.64%) Manufacturing
12 8 (1.19%) Back Office
12 8 (1.19%) Private Banking
13 7 (1.04%) Law
14 4 (0.60%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.60%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.30%) Front Office
16 2 (0.30%) Electronics
16 2 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 221 (32.94%) Project Manager
2 148 (22.06%) Analyst
3 85 (12.67%) Business Analyst
4 58 (8.64%) Developer
5 41 (6.11%) Consultant
6 32 (4.77%) Senior Manager
7 28 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
8 26 (3.87%) IT Project Manager
9 24 (3.58%) Business Manager
10 21 (3.13%) Technical Manager
11 19 (2.83%) Infrastructure Manager
11 19 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
12 18 (2.68%) Programme Manager
13 16 (2.38%) Test Manager
13 16 (2.38%) Senior Business Analyst
14 15 (2.24%) Support Analyst
14 15 (2.24%) Business Project Manager
15 14 (2.09%) Architect
15 14 (2.09%) Systems Analyst
16 13 (1.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (7.00%) .NET
2 45 (6.71%) HTML
3 38 (5.66%) CSS
4 34 (5.07%) XML
5 23 (3.43%) ASP.NET
6 22 (3.28%) Web Services
7 18 (2.68%) J2EE
8 17 (2.53%) JSP
8 17 (2.53%) XSLT
9 16 (2.38%) WPF
10 15 (2.24%) Middleware
10 15 (2.24%) Spring
11 14 (2.09%) Flash
12 13 (1.94%) Apache Flex
12 13 (1.94%) Adobe AIR
12 13 (1.94%) Cairngorm
12 13 (1.94%) PureMVC
12 13 (1.94%) Robotlegs
12 13 (1.94%) Parsley
13 12 (1.79%) BlazeDS
Miscellaneous
1 92 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (8.49%) Computer Science
3 46 (6.86%) Management Information System
4 36 (5.37%) PMI
5 22 (3.28%) Mainframe
6 16 (2.38%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.19%) Replication
8 7 (1.04%) Fixed Income
8 7 (1.04%) Equities
8 7 (1.04%) Blackberry
9 6 (0.89%) Statistics
10 5 (0.75%) Physics
10 5 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (0.75%) E-Learning
10 5 (0.75%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.75%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.60%) User Experience
11 4 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.60%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 53 (7.90%) Linux
2 37 (5.51%) Windows
3 23 (3.43%) UNIX
4 20 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (1.49%) Solaris
6 10 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.19%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.04%) Android
10 6 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (0.89%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.89%) Windows 2000
10 6 (0.89%) HPUX
11 5 (0.75%) Debian
12 4 (0.60%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.60%) OpenSolaris
13 2 (0.30%) zOS
13 2 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (28.17%) PRINCE2
2 133 (19.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 124 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (14.90%) Business Analysis
5 73 (10.88%) Mentoring
6 57 (8.49%) Service Delivery
7 52 (7.75%) ITIL
8 50 (7.45%) Change Management
8 50 (7.45%) Line Management
9 48 (7.15%) Workflow
10 46 (6.86%) Project Planning
11 43 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 39 (5.81%) Risk Management
13 36 (5.37%) Scrum
14 35 (5.22%) Waterfall
15 31 (4.62%) Systems Analysis
16 30 (4.47%) Data Modelling
17 29 (4.32%) Coaching
18 27 (4.02%) Investment Management
19 25 (3.73%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (12.07%) SQL
2 59 (8.79%) C#
3 52 (7.75%) Java
4 44 (6.56%) JavaScript
5 31 (4.62%) PL/SQL
6 20 (2.98%) C
7 16 (2.38%) Perl
8 14 (2.09%) VBA
9 13 (1.94%) Python
10 10 (1.49%) C++
11 8 (1.19%) PHP
11 8 (1.19%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.75%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.75%) ABAP
12 5 (0.75%) ActionScript
12 5 (0.75%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.60%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.60%) Ruby
13 4 (0.60%) XPath
13 4 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 153 (22.80%) Degree
2 68 (10.13%) PMI Certification
3 44 (6.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 40 (5.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 35 (5.22%) PMP
6 20 (2.98%) ISEB
7 13 (1.94%) APMP
8 7 (1.04%) CISSP
8 7 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.89%) CISA
9 6 (0.89%) CISM
10 5 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.75%) CBAP
10 5 (0.75%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.75%) CRISC
11 4 (0.60%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.60%) OCP
11 4 (0.60%) MBA
12 3 (0.45%) HND
12 3 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.81%) QA
2 18 (2.68%) SLA
3 8 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.04%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.75%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.60%) COBIT
6 4 (0.60%) MiFID
6 4 (0.60%) ISO 9000
6 4 (0.60%) FATCA
7 1 (0.15%) P3O
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 25 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (2.98%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.64%) vSphere
4 10 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.60%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.45%) XenApp
7 2 (0.30%) NFS
7 2 (0.30%) RACF
7 2 (0.30%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.15%) Squid
8 1 (0.15%) Firmware
8 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (1.19%) SCCM
2 6 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.30%) SCOM
3 2 (0.30%) CA Endevor
3 2 (0.30%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 77 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 56 (8.35%) Oracle
3 29 (4.32%) VMware
4 26 (3.87%) HP
5 22 (3.28%) Cisco
5 22 (3.28%) IBM
6 20 (2.98%) Red Hat
7 18 (2.68%) SAP
8 15 (2.24%) Sybase
8 15 (2.24%) Adobe
8 15 (2.24%) Informatica
9 13 (1.94%) Citrix
10 9 (1.34%) Avaya
11 7 (1.04%) Juniper
11 7 (1.04%) Dell
12 6 (0.89%) Nortel
12 6 (0.89%) Clearswift
12 6 (0.89%) BT
12 6 (0.89%) Brocade
12 6 (0.89%) Fujitsu
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
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