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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 43 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 175 152 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.84% 4.95% 4.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.07% 5.24% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 112 87 119
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,650 £40,000 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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
3452 2903 3044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.41% 94.56% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2194 1898 2078
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,795
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -5 98 £53,000 +8.16% 18
Glasgow -17 34 £43,500 -16.74% 7
Stirling -3 29 £60,500 +27.36% 1
Aberdeen -1 5 £60,000 +33.33%
West Lothian +3 3 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Fife +3 1 - - 1
Renfrewshire 0 1 £42,500 -
Midlothian - 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
Ayrshire - 1 £42,500 -
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 200 (59.35%) Finance
2 166 (49.26%) Project Management
3 139 (41.25%) PRINCE2
4 73 (21.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 55 (16.32%) PMI Certification
6 52 (15.43%) Banking
7 49 (14.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 47 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (12.17%) PMI
10 34 (10.09%) MS Project
11 33 (9.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 30 (8.90%) Project Planning
13 26 (7.72%) Degree
14 21 (6.23%) Change Management
15 20 (5.93%) Risk Management
16 19 (5.64%) MS Excel
17 16 (4.75%) Oracle
17 16 (4.75%) PMP
17 16 (4.75%) Microsoft
17 16 (4.75%) Scrum
18 15 (4.45%) SQL
19 14 (4.15%) MS Office
19 14 (4.15%) Windows
19 14 (4.15%) Line Management
20 12 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
20 12 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
21 11 (3.26%) C#
21 11 (3.26%) Cisco
22 10 (2.97%) .NET
22 10 (2.97%) PRINCE

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 9 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (1.48%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.19%) LiveLink
4 1 (0.30%) CMS
4 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.30%) Drupal
Applications
1 34 (10.09%) MS Project
2 19 (5.64%) MS Excel
3 14 (4.15%) MS Office
4 12 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Maximo
2 3 (0.89%) Agresso
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.37%) WAN
1 8 (2.37%) MPLS
2 7 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (1.78%) LAN
4 5 (1.48%) Firewall
4 5 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.48%) SAN
4 5 (1.48%) DMZ
4 5 (1.48%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.48%) FCoE
5 3 (0.89%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.59%) VoIP
6 2 (0.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.19%) EDRMS
4 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 200 (59.35%) Finance
2 52 (15.43%) Banking
3 8 (2.37%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.37%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.78%) Retail
4 6 (1.78%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.19%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.19%) Front Office
5 4 (1.19%) Legal
6 3 (0.89%) Marketing
7 2 (0.59%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.59%) Automotive
7 2 (0.59%) Back Office
8 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.30%) Electronics
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
8 1 (0.30%) Games
8 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.30%) French Language
8 1 (0.30%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.97%) .NET
2 5 (1.48%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.30%) CSS
3 1 (0.30%) XML
3 1 (0.30%) HTML
3 1 (0.30%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.17%) PMI
2 12 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.37%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.78%) Mainframe
5 5 (1.48%) User Experience
5 5 (1.48%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.48%) Replication
6 4 (1.19%) Reference Data
6 4 (1.19%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.89%) Graphic Design
7 3 (0.89%) Video Editing
7 3 (0.89%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.89%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.59%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.59%) Statistics
8 2 (0.59%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.59%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.30%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.15%) Windows
2 7 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (1.78%) HPUX
3 6 (1.78%) Windows 2000
4 5 (1.48%) UNIX
4 5 (1.48%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (0.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.30%) Linux
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.30%) Android
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (49.26%) Project Management
2 139 (41.25%) PRINCE2
3 73 (21.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (8.90%) Project Planning
6 21 (6.23%) Change Management
7 20 (5.93%) Risk Management
8 16 (4.75%) Scrum
9 14 (4.15%) Line Management
10 10 (2.97%) PRINCE
11 9 (2.67%) Migration
11 9 (2.67%) Business Analysis
11 9 (2.67%) Asset Management
12 8 (2.37%) Supplier Management
12 8 (2.37%) Resource Management
12 8 (2.37%) Six Sigma
12 8 (2.37%) Coaching
13 7 (2.08%) Service Delivery
13 7 (2.08%) Software Engineering
13 7 (2.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (4.45%) SQL
2 11 (3.26%) C#
3 7 (2.08%) C
4 6 (1.78%) Java
5 3 (0.89%) C++
6 1 (0.30%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.30%) Perl
6 1 (0.30%) PHP
6 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (16.32%) PMI Certification
2 49 (14.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 33 (9.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 26 (7.72%) Degree
5 16 (4.75%) PMP
6 9 (2.67%) APMP
7 4 (1.19%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.37%) QA
2 4 (1.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.30%) FATCA
3 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.30%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (4.75%) Oracle
1 16 (4.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.26%) Cisco
3 9 (2.67%) Avaya
4 7 (2.08%) VMware
5 6 (1.78%) Fujitsu
5 6 (1.78%) Brocade
5 6 (1.78%) IBM
5 6 (1.78%) Nortel
5 6 (1.78%) Juniper
6 5 (1.48%) Clearswift
6 5 (1.48%) BT
6 5 (1.48%) HP
7 4 (1.19%) SAP
8 2 (0.59%) Sybase
8 2 (0.59%) Sage
8 2 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.59%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.30%) Twitter
9 1 (0.30%) Primavera
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