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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
UK / Scotland
Rank 64 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 70 172 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.11% 5.80% 6.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 6.07% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 50 105 105
Median salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £72,400
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
2163 2832 2871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.01% 95.48% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1862 1910
Median salary £42,500 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -30 36 £60,500 +15.23% 9
Glasgow +1 21 £43,750 -11.61% 3
Renfrewshire 0 4 £42,500 +41.66%
Aberdeen - 4 £60,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £55,000 -
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 139 (77.22%) Project Management
2 96 (53.33%) Finance
3 69 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (30.56%) Banking
5 47 (26.11%) PRINCE2
5 47 (26.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (17.22%) Scrum
7 30 (16.67%) Retail
8 22 (12.22%) Retail Banking
9 17 (9.44%) Java
9 17 (9.44%) Oracle
10 16 (8.89%) Waterfall
10 16 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (7.22%) Change Management
12 12 (6.67%) Microsoft
12 12 (6.67%) Matrix Management
13 11 (6.11%) SQL
13 11 (6.11%) GIS
13 11 (6.11%) Back Office
13 11 (6.11%) Risk Management
14 10 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (5.56%) Financial Analysis
15 9 (5.00%) SDLC
15 9 (5.00%) MS Project
15 9 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (5.00%) Wealth Management
16 8 (4.44%) Resource Management
16 8 (4.44%) MS Excel
16 8 (4.44%) Telecoms
16 8 (4.44%) 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 7 (3.89%) ArcGIS
2 4 (2.22%) CMS
3 3 (1.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (5.00%) MS Project
2 8 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.78%) MS Office
4 4 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.33%) Sonata
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.22%) SaaS
2 3 (1.67%) IaaS
3 2 (1.11%) Office 365
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.33%) Firewall
2 4 (2.22%) LAN
2 4 (2.22%) SAN
2 4 (2.22%) WAN
3 3 (1.67%) Skype
3 3 (1.67%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.67%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.11%) GIS
2 3 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.89%) JIRA
General
1 96 (53.33%) Finance
2 55 (30.56%) Banking
3 30 (16.67%) Retail
4 22 (12.22%) Retail Banking
5 11 (6.11%) Back Office
6 8 (4.44%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.22%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.67%) Marketing
9 2 (1.11%) Billing
9 2 (1.11%) Front Office
10 1 (0.56%) Advertising
10 1 (0.56%) Games
10 1 (0.56%) Legal
10 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.33%) HTML
2 5 (2.78%) .NET
3 3 (1.67%) CSS
4 2 (1.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.11%) React
5 1 (0.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.22%) Fintech
2 4 (2.22%) User Experience
3 3 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.56%) FMCG
4 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.56%) Photography
4 1 (0.56%) PMI
4 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.67%) Linux
1 3 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (77.22%) Project Management
2 69 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (26.11%) PRINCE2
3 47 (26.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (17.22%) Scrum
5 16 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (8.89%) Waterfall
6 13 (7.22%) Change Management
7 12 (6.67%) Matrix Management
8 11 (6.11%) Risk Management
9 10 (5.56%) Financial Analysis
10 9 (5.00%) SDLC
10 9 (5.00%) Wealth Management
11 8 (4.44%) Resource Management
11 8 (4.44%) Software Delivery
12 7 (3.89%) E-Commerce
12 7 (3.89%) Project Governance
13 6 (3.33%) PRINCE
14 5 (2.78%) ITIL
14 5 (2.78%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.44%) Java
2 11 (6.11%) SQL
3 6 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.56%) C
5 1 (0.56%) PHP
5 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (3.89%) Degree
3 5 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (2.22%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.22%) PMP
5 2 (1.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) APMP
6 1 (0.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.11%) COSHH
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (9.44%) Oracle
2 12 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.33%) FNZ
4 5 (2.78%) Citrix
5 4 (2.22%) Cisco
6 3 (1.67%) Charles River
6 3 (1.67%) NEC
6 3 (1.67%) VMware
7 1 (0.56%) Linedata
7 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.56%) SAP
7 1 (0.56%) Vermilion
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