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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
UK / Scotland
Rank 66 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 68 175 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.00% 5.88% 6.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 6.15% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 55 115 110
Median salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £60,000 £60,000
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
2176 2847 3014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.86% 95.73% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1847 1924
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 February 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 February 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 -37 34 £60,500 +15.23% 11
Glasgow -3 21 £44,500 -11.00% 5
Aberdeen - 5 £60,000 -
Renfrewshire 0 4 £42,500 +41.66%
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 February 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.

1 130 (76.02%) Project Management
2 92 (53.80%) Finance
3 62 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (29.24%) Banking
4 50 (29.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (23.98%) PRINCE2
6 30 (17.54%) Retail
7 28 (16.37%) Scrum
8 22 (12.87%) Retail Banking
9 19 (11.11%) Change Management
10 18 (10.53%) Java
11 17 (9.94%) Oracle
12 16 (9.36%) Waterfall
13 15 (8.77%) Risk Management
14 13 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (6.43%) SQL
17 10 (5.85%) Contingency Planning
17 10 (5.85%) Resource Management
17 10 (5.85%) Wealth Management
17 10 (5.85%) Matrix Management
18 9 (5.26%) MS Project
18 9 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 9 (5.26%) Back Office
19 8 (4.68%) GIS
19 8 (4.68%) Microsoft
19 8 (4.68%) E-Commerce
19 8 (4.68%) Software Delivery
19 8 (4.68%) SDLC
19 8 (4.68%) Financial Analysis

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 5 (2.92%) ArcGIS
2 3 (1.75%) CMS
2 3 (1.75%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (5.26%) MS Project
2 6 (3.51%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.75%) MS Office
4 2 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.51%) Sonata
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.58%) Magento
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.34%) SaaS
2 2 (1.17%) IaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.92%) Firewall
2 4 (2.34%) SAN
3 2 (1.17%) LAN
3 2 (1.17%) Skype
3 2 (1.17%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.17%) WAAS
3 2 (1.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.68%) GIS
2 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.09%) JIRA
General
1 92 (53.80%) Finance
2 50 (29.24%) Banking
3 30 (17.54%) Retail
4 22 (12.87%) Retail Banking
5 9 (5.26%) Back Office
6 6 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.92%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.75%) Marketing
9 2 (1.17%) Billing
9 2 (1.17%) Front Office
9 2 (1.17%) Games
9 2 (1.17%) Legal
10 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.92%) .NET
1 5 (2.92%) HTML
2 3 (1.75%) CSS
3 2 (1.17%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.17%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.92%) Fintech
3 4 (2.34%) User Experience
4 3 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (1.75%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.58%) FMCG
5 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.58%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.34%) Unix
2 3 (1.75%) Linux
2 3 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (76.02%) Project Management
2 62 (36.26%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (29.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (23.98%) PRINCE2
5 28 (16.37%) Scrum
6 19 (11.11%) Change Management
7 16 (9.36%) Waterfall
8 15 (8.77%) Risk Management
9 12 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (5.85%) Contingency Planning
10 10 (5.85%) Matrix Management
10 10 (5.85%) Resource Management
10 10 (5.85%) Wealth Management
11 8 (4.68%) E-Commerce
11 8 (4.68%) Financial Analysis
11 8 (4.68%) SDLC
11 8 (4.68%) Software Delivery
12 7 (4.09%) Migration
12 7 (4.09%) Project Governance
12 7 (4.09%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.53%) Java
2 11 (6.43%) SQL
3 6 (3.51%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.58%) C
5 1 (0.58%) C#
5 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (2.92%) Degree
2 5 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.17%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.17%) PMP
3 2 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) APMP
4 1 (0.58%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.17%) COSHH
2 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (9.94%) Oracle
2 8 (4.68%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.51%) FNZ
4 4 (2.34%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.75%) Charles River
5 3 (1.75%) Citrix
5 3 (1.75%) VMware
6 2 (1.17%) Cisco
6 2 (1.17%) NEC
7 1 (0.58%) Linedata
7 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.58%) SAP
7 1 (0.58%) Vermilion
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