The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 7 9 19
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 1 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 4.76% 10.00% 5.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 11.76% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Median salary £60,000 £43,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.14% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 18 34 96
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 85.71% 85.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 76
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,300 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing Project Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Aberdeen

Project Management
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Management in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for Project Management in Aberdeen

Project Management
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 3 (50.00%) Escalation Management
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) APMP
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (50.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (33.33%) IT Technical Manager
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
5 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Escalation Management
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) APMP
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification