The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 101 128 120
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -8
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 53 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.78% 1.11% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.35% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 14
Average salary £60,000 £46,250 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.72% -0.53%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Project Planning
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2502 2750 2311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.99% 82.14% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1800 1415
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Project Planning
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Scotland region.

Project Planning Salary Trend in Scotland

Project Planning
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Project Planning Salary Histogram in Scotland

Project Planning
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 Planning within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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 +18 31 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Glasgow +17 15 £60,000 +25.00% 1
Stirling -9 5 £52,000 +15.55%
West Lothian - 1 - - 2
Project Planning
UK

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Project Planning also 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 that cited Project Planning.

1 56 (58.95%) Finance
2 46 (48.42%) Project Management
3 34 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (34.74%) PRINCE2
5 27 (28.42%) Banking
6 22 (23.16%) Degree
7 20 (21.05%) Scrum
8 19 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 17 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (16.84%) QA
10 16 (16.84%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (16.84%) Java
10 16 (16.84%) JavaScript
10 16 (16.84%) Web Services
10 16 (16.84%) Python
11 11 (11.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (10.53%) Telecoms
12 10 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (9.47%) MS Project
13 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
14 8 (8.42%) Relational Database
15 7 (7.37%) ISTQB
15 7 (7.37%) Data Management
15 7 (7.37%) Test Strategy
15 7 (7.37%) Risk Management
15 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
15 7 (7.37%) ISEB
16 6 (6.32%) Games
16 6 (6.32%) Resource Management

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Project Planning also 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 that cited Project Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (9.47%) MS Project
2 5 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.21%) MS Office
3 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.84%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.42%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
General
1 56 (58.95%) Finance
2 27 (28.42%) Banking
3 10 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.32%) Games
5 3 (3.16%) Retail
5 3 (3.16%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.11%) International Banking
6 2 (2.11%) Advertising
7 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (63.16%) Project Manager
2 15 (15.79%) Agile Project Manager
3 13 (13.68%) Technical Manager
3 13 (13.68%) Technical Project Manager
4 12 (12.63%) Analyst
5 9 (9.47%) Senior Manager
5 9 (9.47%) Senior Project Manager
5 9 (9.47%) PMO Analyst
6 7 (7.37%) Test Manager
6 7 (7.37%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.21%) Release Manager
7 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.21%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.16%) Software Release Manager
8 3 (3.16%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) IT Support
8 3 (3.16%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.11%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.11%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (2.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.84%) Web Services
2 5 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.16%) Xbox
4 2 (2.11%) FMCG
5 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.05%) Equities
5 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.05%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.21%) Windows
2 3 (3.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (48.42%) Project Management
2 34 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (34.74%) PRINCE2
4 20 (21.05%) Scrum
5 19 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 19 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
7 7 (7.37%) Test Strategy
7 7 (7.37%) Data Management
7 7 (7.37%) Risk Management
8 6 (6.32%) Resource Management
8 6 (6.32%) Test Management
9 5 (5.26%) Release Management
9 5 (5.26%) Test Planning
9 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.26%) Change Control
10 4 (4.21%) Change Management
10 4 (4.21%) TDD
11 3 (3.16%) Business Analysis
11 3 (3.16%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.84%) Java
1 16 (16.84%) JavaScript
1 16 (16.84%) Python
2 1 (1.05%) C#
2 1 (1.05%) VB
2 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (23.16%) Degree
2 11 (11.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (7.37%) ISEB
4 7 (7.37%) ISTQB
5 5 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (2.11%) PMP
6 2 (2.11%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.84%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.21%) HP
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle
2 4 (4.21%) VMware
2 4 (4.21%) IBM
3 3 (3.16%) CA
4 1 (1.05%) SAP
4 1 (1.05%) Hyland
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