The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 57 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 86 201 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.61% 6.54% 5.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.78% 6.86% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 61 109 111
Median salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £62,500 £67,375
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
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
2278 2932 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.75% 95.44% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1897 2030
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 9 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -15 56 £53,000 +0.95% 7
Glasgow -8 17 £45,000 -9.09% 6
Aberdeen - 3 £60,000 - 1
Fife - 2 £48,750 -
Scottish Borders - 2 £42,500 - 1
Dundee +3 1 £42,500 -20.93%
Inverclyde - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £42,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 163 (75.81%) Project Management
2 124 (57.67%) Finance
3 78 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (30.23%) Banking
5 62 (28.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 51 (23.72%) PRINCE2
7 36 (16.74%) Scrum
8 34 (15.81%) Retail
9 30 (13.95%) Retail Banking
10 18 (8.37%) Oracle
10 18 (8.37%) Waterfall
10 18 (8.37%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (7.91%) Java
12 16 (7.44%) Microsoft
12 16 (7.44%) Matrix Management
13 15 (6.98%) SDLC
13 15 (6.98%) GIS
14 13 (6.05%) Back Office
14 13 (6.05%) Financial Analysis
15 12 (5.58%) Change Management
15 12 (5.58%) SQL
16 11 (5.12%) MS Project
17 10 (4.65%) ArcGIS
18 9 (4.19%) Telecoms
18 9 (4.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 9 (4.19%) MS Excel
18 9 (4.19%) Project Planning
18 9 (4.19%) Wealth Management
18 9 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
19 8 (3.72%) Software Delivery

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.65%) ArcGIS
2 4 (1.86%) CMS
3 3 (1.40%) JBoss
4 1 (0.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (5.12%) MS Project
2 9 (4.19%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.26%) MS Office
4 5 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.79%) Sonata
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.33%) SaaS
2 4 (1.86%) Office 365
3 3 (1.40%) IaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.79%) Firewall
2 4 (1.86%) LAN
2 4 (1.86%) SAN
2 4 (1.86%) WAN
3 3 (1.40%) Skype
3 3 (1.40%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.40%) WAAS
4 1 (0.47%) HTTP
4 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.98%) GIS
2 5 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (3.72%) JIRA
General
1 124 (57.67%) Finance
2 65 (30.23%) Banking
3 34 (15.81%) Retail
4 30 (13.95%) Retail Banking
5 13 (6.05%) Back Office
6 9 (4.19%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.40%) Marketing
8 2 (0.93%) Front Office
9 1 (0.47%) Billing
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.86%) HTML
2 3 (1.40%) .NET
2 3 (1.40%) CSS
3 2 (0.93%) CGI
4 1 (0.47%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.72%) Data Centre
3 4 (1.86%) User Experience
3 4 (1.86%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (1.40%) PMI
5 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.47%) Fintech
5 1 (0.47%) FMCG
5 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.47%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.40%) Linux
1 3 (1.40%) Windows
2 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (75.81%) Project Management
2 78 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (28.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (23.72%) PRINCE2
5 36 (16.74%) Scrum
6 18 (8.37%) Continuous Improvement
6 18 (8.37%) Waterfall
7 16 (7.44%) Matrix Management
8 15 (6.98%) SDLC
9 13 (6.05%) Financial Analysis
10 12 (5.58%) Change Management
11 9 (4.19%) Project Planning
11 9 (4.19%) Wealth Management
12 8 (3.72%) Risk Management
12 8 (3.72%) Software Delivery
13 7 (3.26%) Project Governance
14 6 (2.79%) Coaching
14 6 (2.79%) Mentoring
15 5 (2.33%) Change Control
15 5 (2.33%) Contingency Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.91%) Java
2 12 (5.58%) SQL
3 6 (2.79%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.40%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.93%) C
5 2 (0.93%) Python
6 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (4.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (3.72%) Degree
3 6 (2.79%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.79%) PMP
3 6 (2.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.47%) APMP
5 1 (0.47%) MBA
5 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.47%) COSHH
1 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (8.37%) Oracle
2 16 (7.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.26%) Citrix
4 6 (2.79%) FNZ
5 4 (1.86%) Charles River
5 4 (1.86%) Cisco
6 3 (1.40%) NEC
6 3 (1.40%) VMware
7 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.93%) Vermilion
8 1 (0.47%) Linedata
8 1 (0.47%) SAP
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