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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 41 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 168 167 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.91% 5.48% 4.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.18% 5.74% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 124 98 96
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
2717 2911 3701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.57% 95.47% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1644 1836 2429
Median salary £45,000 £42,926 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -2 99 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Glasgow +13 67 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Aberdeen +13 3 - - 1
Dundee - 3 £42,500 -
Fife +3 2 £35,750 - 1
Stirling +1 2 £56,000 +49.33% 1
West Lothian -10 2 £65,000 +30.00%
Renfrewshire +2 1 - -
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 220 (64.33%) Project Management
2 200 (58.48%) Finance
3 126 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (31.58%) PRINCE2
5 77 (22.51%) Banking
6 75 (21.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 56 (16.37%) Data Centre
8 49 (14.33%) Waterfall
8 49 (14.33%) Retail
9 36 (10.53%) SDLC
10 34 (9.94%) Matrix Management
10 34 (9.94%) Scrum
11 33 (9.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 32 (9.36%) Line Management
13 31 (9.06%) Change Management
14 29 (8.48%) ITIL
14 29 (8.48%) Business Analysis
15 23 (6.73%) Pharmaceutical
15 23 (6.73%) PMI Certification
16 22 (6.43%) PMP
17 20 (5.85%) Analytics
17 20 (5.85%) ITIL V3
18 19 (5.56%) Oracle
18 19 (5.56%) Security Cleared
19 17 (4.97%) User Experience
20 16 (4.68%) Degree
20 16 (4.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 14 (4.09%) Web Analytics
21 14 (4.09%) APMP
21 14 (4.09%) Analytical Skills

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 9 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.05%) Confluence
3 4 (1.17%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.29%) CMS
4 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (3.22%) MS Project
2 8 (2.34%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.46%) MS Office
4 4 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.46%) Maximo
3 2 (0.58%) Sonata
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.75%) Office 365
2 4 (1.17%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.29%) SAN
1 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
1 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.46%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.29%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (2.92%) JIRA
2 1 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 200 (58.48%) Finance
2 77 (22.51%) Banking
3 49 (14.33%) Retail
4 23 (6.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (3.51%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.63%) Marketing
7 8 (2.34%) Billing
8 7 (2.05%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.75%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.88%) Games
10 3 (0.88%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.58%) Back Office
12 1 (0.29%) Automotive
12 1 (0.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.58%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.29%) .NET
2 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.29%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.29%) HTML
2 1 (0.29%) Web Services
2 1 (0.29%) XML
2 1 (0.29%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 56 (16.37%) Data Centre
2 17 (4.97%) User Experience
3 14 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (1.75%) Driving Licence
4 6 (1.75%) Smart Meter
5 4 (1.17%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.17%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.88%) PMI
7 2 (0.58%) Fintech
7 2 (0.58%) Social Media
8 1 (0.29%) Derivative
8 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.29%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.29%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.46%) Unix
2 1 (0.29%) Android
2 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.29%) Linux
2 1 (0.29%) Windows
2 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (64.33%) Project Management
2 126 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 75 (21.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (14.33%) Waterfall
6 36 (10.53%) SDLC
7 34 (9.94%) Matrix Management
7 34 (9.94%) Scrum
8 32 (9.36%) Line Management
9 31 (9.06%) Change Management
10 29 (8.48%) Business Analysis
10 29 (8.48%) ITIL
11 20 (5.85%) Analytics
11 20 (5.85%) ITIL V3
12 14 (4.09%) Web Analytics
12 14 (4.09%) Wireframes
13 13 (3.80%) Project Governance
14 12 (3.51%) Project Planning
14 12 (3.51%) Risk Management
15 10 (2.92%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.92%) Java
2 6 (1.75%) SQL
3 4 (1.17%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.58%) Python
4 2 (0.58%) Ruby
5 1 (0.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (9.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 23 (6.73%) PMI Certification
3 22 (6.43%) PMP
4 19 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 16 (4.68%) Degree
5 16 (4.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 14 (4.09%) APMP
7 3 (0.88%) ISEB
8 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) CITP
9 1 (0.29%) MBCS
9 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.34%) PMBOK
2 6 (1.75%) QA
2 6 (1.75%) SLA
3 5 (1.46%) Basel III
3 5 (1.46%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (1.46%) EMIR
3 5 (1.46%) MiFID
3 5 (1.46%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 19 (5.56%) Oracle
2 12 (3.51%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.34%) FNZ
4 6 (1.75%) Charles River
5 5 (1.46%) Citrix
5 5 (1.46%) IBM
5 5 (1.46%) Syclo
5 5 (1.46%) webMethods
6 2 (0.58%) Sony
7 1 (0.29%) Google
7 1 (0.29%) iManage
7 1 (0.29%) Planview
7 1 (0.29%) SAP
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