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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 39 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 173 164 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.04% 5.23% 5.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.34% 5.47% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 121 96 124
Median salary £50,750 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.50% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £62,000 £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
2728 2997 3852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.22% 95.54% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1688 1894 2520
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £59,850
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 5 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 5 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 0 109 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Glasgow +10 64 £47,500 -13.63% 6
West Lothian 0 4 £65,000 +18.18%
Dundee - 4 £41,250 -
Aberdeen +10 3 - - 1
Fife +5 1 £40,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - - 1
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 229 (65.43%) Project Management
2 203 (58.00%) Finance
3 125 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (35.14%) PRINCE2
5 90 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 75 (21.43%) Banking
7 68 (19.43%) Data Centre
8 55 (15.71%) Retail
9 46 (13.14%) Waterfall
10 39 (11.14%) Matrix Management
11 37 (10.57%) SDLC
11 37 (10.57%) Change Management
12 36 (10.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 35 (10.00%) Line Management
14 31 (8.86%) ITIL
14 31 (8.86%) Business Analysis
15 30 (8.57%) Scrum
16 28 (8.00%) PMP
16 28 (8.00%) PMI Certification
17 26 (7.43%) Pharmaceutical
18 24 (6.86%) Oracle
19 21 (6.00%) ITIL V3
19 21 (6.00%) Analytics
20 20 (5.71%) Security Cleared
21 18 (5.14%) Risk Management
22 17 (4.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 17 (4.86%) Project Planning
22 17 (4.86%) Degree
23 16 (4.57%) User Experience
24 15 (4.29%) Web Analytics

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 (2.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.14%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.86%) Confluence
4 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (4.00%) MS Project
2 10 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.71%) MS Office
4 4 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.43%) Maximo
3 2 (0.57%) Sonata
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.14%) SaaS
2 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.29%) SAN
1 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
1 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.57%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.29%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 5 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 203 (58.00%) Finance
2 75 (21.43%) Banking
3 55 (15.71%) Retail
4 26 (7.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (2.86%) Billing
5 10 (2.86%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.29%) Marketing
6 8 (2.29%) Spanish Language
7 3 (0.86%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.86%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.29%) Back Office
8 1 (0.29%) Front Office
8 1 (0.29%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Law
8 1 (0.29%) Local Government
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 68 (19.43%) Data Centre
2 16 (4.57%) User Experience
3 12 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.29%) Smart Meter
5 6 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.71%) Driving Licence
6 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.86%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.57%) Fintech
7 2 (0.57%) NHS
7 2 (0.57%) PMI
8 1 (0.29%) e-Health
8 1 (0.29%) Life Science
8 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.14%) Unix
2 2 (0.57%) Linux
3 1 (0.29%) Android
3 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.29%) OpenWrt
3 1 (0.29%) Windows
3 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (65.43%) Project Management
2 125 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (35.14%) PRINCE2
4 90 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (13.14%) Waterfall
6 39 (11.14%) Matrix Management
7 37 (10.57%) Change Management
7 37 (10.57%) SDLC
8 35 (10.00%) Line Management
9 31 (8.86%) Business Analysis
9 31 (8.86%) ITIL
10 30 (8.57%) Scrum
11 21 (6.00%) Analytics
11 21 (6.00%) ITIL V3
12 18 (5.14%) Risk Management
13 17 (4.86%) Project Planning
14 15 (4.29%) Web Analytics
15 13 (3.71%) Project Governance
16 11 (3.14%) People Management
17 10 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.86%) Java
2 5 (1.43%) SQL
3 2 (0.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (0.57%) Python
4 1 (0.29%) C#
4 1 (0.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (10.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 28 (8.00%) PMI Certification
2 28 (8.00%) PMP
3 20 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 17 (4.86%) Degree
4 17 (4.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (3.71%) APMP
6 3 (0.86%) ISEB
7 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.29%) CITP
8 1 (0.29%) MBCS
8 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.57%) QA
2 8 (2.29%) PMBOK
3 6 (1.71%) SLA
4 4 (1.14%) Basel III
4 4 (1.14%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (1.14%) EMIR
4 4 (1.14%) MiFID
4 4 (1.14%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Firmware
1 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 24 (6.86%) Oracle
2 9 (2.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.00%) FNZ
4 5 (1.43%) Charles River
4 5 (1.43%) IBM
4 5 (1.43%) Syclo
4 5 (1.43%) webMethods
5 3 (0.86%) Sony
6 1 (0.29%) Citrix
6 1 (0.29%) iManage
6 1 (0.29%) Planview
6 1 (0.29%) SAP
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