The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 37 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 181 195 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.61% 5.86% 6.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.85% 6.14% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 125 105 142
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3094 3178 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.94% 95.55% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2032 2026 2070
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Scotland region.

Project Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
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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 -6 98 £54,000 +5.88% 12
Glasgow +16 42 £44,250 -11.50% 9
Stirling +1 30 £55,000 -2.22% 1
Fife -2 4 £41,000 -12.29%
West Lothian -5 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Dundee +13 2 £29,500 -37.89%
Midlothian - 2 - -
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 214 (61.32%) Finance
2 213 (61.03%) Project Management
3 150 (42.98%) PRINCE2
4 80 (22.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 64 (18.34%) Banking
6 61 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (17.19%) PMI Certification
8 51 (14.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 41 (11.75%) MS Project
10 40 (11.46%) Project Planning
11 38 (10.89%) Degree
12 35 (10.03%) PMI
13 28 (8.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 27 (7.74%) Scrum
15 26 (7.45%) PMP
15 26 (7.45%) MS Excel
16 25 (7.16%) Change Management
17 20 (5.73%) MS Office
18 19 (5.44%) Risk Management
19 18 (5.16%) Microsoft
19 18 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (4.01%) MS PowerPoint
20 14 (4.01%) Waterfall
20 14 (4.01%) Service Delivery
20 14 (4.01%) SQL
20 14 (4.01%) Oracle
21 13 (3.72%) Line Management
22 12 (3.44%) Investment Banking
22 12 (3.44%) QA
22 12 (3.44%) Matrix Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.72%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.57%) LiveLink
4 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.29%) CMS
4 1 (0.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 41 (11.75%) MS Project
2 26 (7.45%) MS Excel
3 20 (5.73%) MS Office
4 14 (4.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (2.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.43%) Maximo
2 3 (0.86%) FLEXCUBE
2 3 (0.86%) Agresso
2 3 (0.86%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.86%) Finacle
3 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.57%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.58%) WAN
1 9 (2.58%) MPLS
2 8 (2.29%) Internet
2 8 (2.29%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (2.01%) LAN
4 6 (1.72%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.72%) Firewall
4 6 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (1.72%) FCoE
4 6 (1.72%) SAN
4 6 (1.72%) DMZ
5 3 (0.86%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.29%) VPN
6 1 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.57%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) JIRA
General
1 214 (61.32%) Finance
2 64 (18.34%) Banking
3 12 (3.44%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.44%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.15%) Retail
5 8 (2.29%) Legal
5 8 (2.29%) Retail Banking
6 6 (1.72%) Back Office
6 6 (1.72%) Private Banking
7 4 (1.15%) Front Office
7 4 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.86%) Games
9 2 (0.57%) Marketing
9 2 (0.57%) International Banking
9 2 (0.57%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.29%) French Language
10 1 (0.29%) German Language
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.87%) .NET
2 6 (1.72%) MSMQ
3 3 (0.86%) Middleware
4 1 (0.29%) HTML
4 1 (0.29%) XHTML
4 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.29%) CSS
4 1 (0.29%) Web Services
4 1 (0.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.03%) PMI
2 18 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.58%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.01%) Mainframe
5 6 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.72%) Replication
5 6 (1.72%) Blackberry
5 6 (1.72%) User Experience
6 4 (1.15%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.86%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.57%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.57%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.57%) Statistics
8 2 (0.57%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.57%) Video Editing
8 2 (0.57%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.57%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.29%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.29%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.44%) Windows
2 8 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (2.01%) HPUX
3 7 (2.01%) Windows 2000
4 6 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.29%) Android
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (61.03%) Project Management
2 150 (42.98%) PRINCE2
3 80 (22.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (11.46%) Project Planning
6 27 (7.74%) Scrum
7 25 (7.16%) Change Management
8 19 (5.44%) Risk Management
9 14 (4.01%) Service Delivery
9 14 (4.01%) Waterfall
10 13 (3.72%) Line Management
11 12 (3.44%) Matrix Management
12 11 (3.15%) Investment Management
12 11 (3.15%) Business Analysis
13 10 (2.87%) Resource Management
13 10 (2.87%) Wealth Management
13 10 (2.87%) Six Sigma
13 10 (2.87%) ITIL
13 10 (2.87%) Migration
13 10 (2.87%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.01%) SQL
2 11 (3.15%) C#
3 8 (2.29%) Java
4 7 (2.01%) C
5 3 (0.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.86%) C++
6 1 (0.29%) Python
6 1 (0.29%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.29%) PHP
6 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (17.19%) PMI Certification
2 51 (14.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 38 (10.89%) Degree
4 28 (8.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 26 (7.45%) PMP
6 12 (3.44%) APMP
7 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.57%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.57%) ISEB
8 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.44%) QA
2 3 (0.86%) MiFID
2 3 (0.86%) FATCA
3 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.86%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.29%) Firmware
4 1 (0.29%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (5.16%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.01%) Oracle
3 11 (3.15%) Cisco
4 10 (2.87%) Avaya
4 10 (2.87%) VMware
5 8 (2.29%) IBM
6 7 (2.01%) Nortel
6 7 (2.01%) Juniper
6 7 (2.01%) Brocade
6 7 (2.01%) Fujitsu
7 6 (1.72%) Clearswift
7 6 (1.72%) BT
7 6 (1.72%) HP
8 5 (1.43%) SAP
9 3 (0.86%) Planview
9 3 (0.86%) Citrix
10 2 (0.57%) Sybase
10 2 (0.57%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.29%) Primavera
11 1 (0.29%) Hyland
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Change Recruitment Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £41000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 5 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FDM
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago