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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 38 57 40
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 185 147 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.87% 3.94% 4.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.28% 4.15% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 109 79 94
Average salary £47,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,150 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,250 £61,400
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
2947 3538 3144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.59% 94.73% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1908 2325 2080
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 27 July 2015.

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 27 July 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 +17 110 £50,000 -3.84% 24
Glasgow +17 45 £47,500 -8.65% 11
West Lothian - 16 £45,000 -
Stirling +3 10 £37,500 -23.07%
Renfrewshire -2 3 £30,000 -29.41%
North Lanarkshire - 3 £32,500 -
Fife - 2 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 - -
Aberdeen +5 1 £50,000 -25.92%
Dundee -5 1 £45,000 +32.35% 2
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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.

1 192 (54.39%) Project Management
2 168 (47.59%) Finance
3 102 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (28.61%) PRINCE2
5 90 (25.50%) Banking
6 71 (20.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (15.58%) Retail
8 51 (14.45%) Microsoft
9 47 (13.31%) PMI Certification
10 46 (13.03%) Scrum
11 43 (12.18%) Project Planning
12 40 (11.33%) Degree
13 36 (10.20%) MS Excel
14 34 (9.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 32 (9.07%) Waterfall
15 32 (9.07%) Change Management
16 30 (8.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 30 (8.50%) Investment Banking
17 28 (7.93%) Programme Management
17 28 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (7.65%) PMI
19 25 (7.08%) Change Control
20 24 (6.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 24 (6.80%) Java
20 24 (6.80%) MS Project
20 24 (6.80%) MS Office
20 24 (6.80%) SDLC
21 23 (6.52%) Data Centre
21 23 (6.52%) ITIL
22 22 (6.23%) Risk Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 17 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.42%) Lync
3 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (0.85%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (0.85%) IIS
3 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.57%) FileNet
4 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.28%) JBoss
5 1 (0.28%) Apache
Applications
1 36 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.80%) MS Project
2 24 (6.80%) MS Office
3 19 (5.38%) MS Visio
4 16 (4.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.13%) CA PPM
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.28%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.28%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.28%) Servitor
4 1 (0.28%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.28%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.28%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.28%) OPENContractor
4 1 (0.28%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.28%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.42%) SaaS
3 3 (0.85%) Office 365
3 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.98%) Internet
2 6 (1.70%) WAN
3 4 (1.13%) Intranet
4 3 (0.85%) LAN
4 3 (0.85%) Firewall
5 2 (0.57%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.57%) SAN
6 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.42%) Data Mining
2 4 (1.13%) SAP BW
3 3 (0.85%) Text Mining
4 2 (0.57%) DataStage
5 1 (0.28%) Big Data
5 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (0.85%) JIRA
2 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 168 (47.59%) Finance
2 90 (25.50%) Banking
3 55 (15.58%) Retail
4 30 (8.50%) Investment Banking
5 22 (6.23%) Retail Banking
6 14 (3.97%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.40%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.27%) Marketing
9 7 (1.98%) General Ledger
10 6 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.13%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.13%) Front Office
11 4 (1.13%) Billing
11 4 (1.13%) Games
11 4 (1.13%) Military
12 3 (0.85%) Legal
13 2 (0.57%) Advertising
14 1 (0.28%) Local Government
14 1 (0.28%) Law
14 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.83%) Web Services
2 7 (1.98%) .NET
2 7 (1.98%) Apache Flex
3 4 (1.13%) J2EE
4 3 (0.85%) HTML
4 3 (0.85%) HTML5
5 2 (0.57%) Spring
5 2 (0.57%) CSS
6 1 (0.28%) J2SE
6 1 (0.28%) JMS
6 1 (0.28%) WPF
6 1 (0.28%) GWT
6 1 (0.28%) jQuery
6 1 (0.28%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.65%) PMI
3 23 (6.52%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.40%) User Experience
5 6 (1.70%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.70%) Life Science
6 5 (1.42%) FMCG
7 4 (1.13%) Reference Data
7 4 (1.13%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.85%) STB
8 3 (0.85%) IPTV
8 3 (0.85%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.85%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.85%) Video on Demand
8 3 (0.85%) Over-the-Top Content
8 3 (0.85%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.57%) Xbox
9 2 (0.57%) Social Media
9 2 (0.57%) GIS
9 2 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.83%) Windows
2 4 (1.13%) Android
2 4 (1.13%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (0.85%) UNIX
3 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.57%) Windows Phone
4 2 (0.57%) Linux
5 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (54.39%) Project Management
2 102 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (28.61%) PRINCE2
4 71 (20.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (13.03%) Scrum
6 43 (12.18%) Project Planning
7 32 (9.07%) Change Management
7 32 (9.07%) Waterfall
8 30 (8.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 28 (7.93%) Programme Management
10 25 (7.08%) Change Control
11 24 (6.80%) SDLC
12 23 (6.52%) ITIL
13 22 (6.23%) Risk Management
14 21 (5.95%) Business Analysis
15 17 (4.82%) Asset Management
15 17 (4.82%) Quality Management
16 16 (4.53%) CRM
17 15 (4.25%) PRINCE
18 14 (3.97%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.80%) Java
2 13 (3.68%) JavaScript
2 13 (3.68%) Python
3 7 (1.98%) C#
4 4 (1.13%) SQL
4 4 (1.13%) VBA
5 3 (0.85%) C++
5 3 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (13.31%) PMI Certification
2 40 (11.33%) Degree
3 34 (9.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 24 (6.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 21 (5.95%) PMP
6 15 (4.25%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.98%) APMP
8 5 (1.42%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.42%) ISEB
9 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.83%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) FATCA
2 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.28%) SLA
2 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.28%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (0.85%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (14.45%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.40%) Oracle
3 6 (1.70%) SAP
4 4 (1.13%) Cognos
4 4 (1.13%) Sybase
4 4 (1.13%) CA
4 4 (1.13%) Niku
4 4 (1.13%) VMware
4 4 (1.13%) ServiceNow
5 3 (0.85%) Fujitsu
6 2 (0.57%) Citrix
6 2 (0.57%) IBM
7 1 (0.28%) Oneserve
7 1 (0.28%) Aareon
7 1 (0.28%) Kypera
7 1 (0.28%) Planview
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco
7 1 (0.28%) Northgate
7 1 (0.28%) Civica
7 1 (0.28%) Capita
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