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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 48 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 113 183 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.49% 5.48% 4.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 5.75% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 84 105 115
Median salary £51,750 £50,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £67,100 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
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
2404 3184 3459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.51% 95.36% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 2050 2202
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 -6 76 £53,000 +6.00% 6
Glasgow +2 31 £50,000 +2.56% 7
Fife 0 3 £47,500 -
Dundee +13 1 £42,500 -5.55%
West Lothian 0 1 £31,500 -
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 184 (68.15%) Project Management
2 155 (57.41%) Finance
3 106 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (31.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 72 (26.67%) Banking
5 72 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 44 (16.30%) Waterfall
7 43 (15.93%) Scrum
8 29 (10.74%) Retail
9 24 (8.89%) SDLC
10 23 (8.52%) Change Management
11 20 (7.41%) Data Centre
11 20 (7.41%) Retail Banking
12 19 (7.04%) Microsoft
13 18 (6.67%) Matrix Management
13 18 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (5.93%) JIRA
14 16 (5.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 16 (5.93%) Java
15 14 (5.19%) GIS
15 14 (5.19%) Wealth Management
16 13 (4.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 13 (4.81%) Oracle
17 12 (4.44%) SQL
17 12 (4.44%) PMI Certification
17 12 (4.44%) Back Office
17 12 (4.44%) Telecoms
17 12 (4.44%) FNZ
17 12 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (4.07%) Line Management

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 8 (2.96%) ArcGIS
1 8 (2.96%) Confluence
2 5 (1.85%) CMS
3 3 (1.11%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (3.70%) MS Project
2 6 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.22%) MS Office
3 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) Sonata
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.96%) Office 365
2 4 (1.48%) SaaS
3 3 (1.11%) IaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.22%) Firewall
2 4 (1.48%) LAN
2 4 (1.48%) SAN
2 4 (1.48%) WAN
3 3 (1.11%) Skype
3 3 (1.11%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.11%) WAAS
4 1 (0.37%) HTTP
4 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.19%) GIS
2 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (5.93%) JIRA
2 1 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 155 (57.41%) Finance
2 72 (26.67%) Banking
3 29 (10.74%) Retail
4 20 (7.41%) Retail Banking
5 12 (4.44%) Back Office
5 12 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.07%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.85%) Marketing
8 3 (1.11%) Games
9 2 (0.74%) Billing
9 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.37%) Automotive
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.37%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.11%) .NET
1 3 (1.11%) HTML
2 2 (0.74%) CGI
2 2 (0.74%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.37%) CSS
3 1 (0.37%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.37%) HTML5
3 1 (0.37%) XML
3 1 (0.37%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.33%) User Experience
4 7 (2.59%) PMI
5 5 (1.85%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.74%) Photography
7 2 (0.74%) Social Media
8 1 (0.37%) Derivative
8 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.37%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.37%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.37%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.37%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.37%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.11%) Linux
1 3 (1.11%) Windows
2 1 (0.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (68.15%) Project Management
2 106 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (31.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 72 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 44 (16.30%) Waterfall
6 43 (15.93%) Scrum
7 24 (8.89%) SDLC
8 23 (8.52%) Change Management
9 18 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (6.67%) Matrix Management
10 14 (5.19%) Wealth Management
11 11 (4.07%) Financial Analysis
11 11 (4.07%) Line Management
12 10 (3.70%) Business Transformation
12 10 (3.70%) ITIL
13 9 (3.33%) Asset Management
13 9 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (3.33%) Project Governance
13 9 (3.33%) Risk Management
14 8 (2.96%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.93%) Java
2 12 (4.44%) SQL
3 6 (2.22%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.48%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.11%) Python
6 2 (0.74%) C
6 2 (0.74%) Ruby
7 1 (0.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (5.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 13 (4.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (4.44%) PMI Certification
4 10 (3.70%) PMP
5 9 (3.33%) Degree
6 8 (2.96%) Security Cleared
7 7 (2.59%) APMP
8 3 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.85%) Basel III
1 5 (1.85%) Dodd-Frank
1 5 (1.85%) EMIR
1 5 (1.85%) MiFID
1 5 (1.85%) UCITS
2 4 (1.48%) QA
3 2 (0.74%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.81%) Oracle
3 12 (4.44%) FNZ
4 11 (4.07%) Citrix
5 7 (2.59%) Charles River
6 4 (1.48%) Cisco
6 4 (1.48%) NEC
7 3 (1.11%) VMware
8 2 (0.74%) Sony
9 1 (0.37%) Capita
9 1 (0.37%) Google
9 1 (0.37%) iManage
9 1 (0.37%) Planview
9 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.37%) Vermilion
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