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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 109 125 118
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 47 47 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.51% 1.27% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.56% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 13
Average salary £60,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
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
2628 3019 2342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.56% 81.64% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1600 1978 1388
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 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 27 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 +15 28 £47,500 +1.06% 5
Glasgow +15 13 £60,000 +25.00% 2
Stirling -18 2 £40,250 -35.60%
West Lothian - 2 - - 1
Dundee - 1 £30,000 -
Project Planning
UK

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 50 (55.56%) Finance
2 39 (43.33%) Project Management
3 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (32.22%) PRINCE2
5 23 (25.56%) Banking
6 22 (24.44%) Degree
7 21 (23.33%) Scrum
8 19 (21.11%) Software Engineering
9 18 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (18.89%) Java
11 16 (17.78%) JavaScript
11 16 (17.78%) Web Services
11 16 (17.78%) Python
11 16 (17.78%) QA
11 16 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (12.22%) Waterfall
14 10 (11.11%) Telecoms
14 10 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (10.00%) ISEB
16 8 (8.89%) ISTQB
16 8 (8.89%) Risk Management
16 8 (8.89%) Test Strategy
16 8 (8.89%) Relational Database
17 7 (7.78%) Games
17 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
17 7 (7.78%) Data Management
17 7 (7.78%) Resource Management
17 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 6 (6.67%) Test Management

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 6 (6.67%) MS Project
2 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.44%) MS Office
4 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) TestDirector
General
1 50 (55.56%) Finance
2 23 (25.56%) Banking
3 10 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.78%) Games
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (57.78%) Project Manager
2 15 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 13 (14.44%) Technical Project Manager
3 13 (14.44%) Technical Manager
4 11 (12.22%) Analyst
5 9 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Test Manager
6 7 (7.78%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Release Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.33%) Software Release Manager
8 3 (3.33%) IT Support
8 3 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.33%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.22%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.22%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (2.22%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.78%) Web Services
2 6 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.11%) CSS
4 1 (1.11%) HTML
4 1 (1.11%) XML
4 1 (1.11%) Ajax
4 1 (1.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.11%) jQuery
4 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.11%) HTML5
4 1 (1.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.33%) Xbox
4 2 (2.22%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.22%) FMCG
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.11%) Equities
5 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.11%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (43.33%) Project Management
2 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (32.22%) PRINCE2
4 21 (23.33%) Scrum
5 19 (21.11%) Software Engineering
6 13 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (12.22%) Waterfall
8 8 (8.89%) Test Strategy
8 8 (8.89%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.78%) Data Management
9 7 (7.78%) Resource Management
10 6 (6.67%) Test Management
10 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.67%) Change Control
11 5 (5.56%) Test Planning
11 5 (5.56%) Release Management
12 4 (4.44%) TDD
12 4 (4.44%) Change Management
13 3 (3.33%) PRINCE
13 3 (3.33%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.89%) Java
2 16 (17.78%) JavaScript
2 16 (17.78%) Python
3 2 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (1.11%) XPath
4 1 (1.11%) VB
4 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Degree
2 10 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (10.00%) ISEB
4 8 (8.89%) ISTQB
5 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.11%) PMP
8 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.78%) QA
2 3 (3.33%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.44%) HP
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle
2 4 (4.44%) VMware
2 4 (4.44%) IBM
3 3 (3.33%) CA
4 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.11%) Hyland
4 1 (1.11%) Telerik
4 1 (1.11%) SAP
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Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago