The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 6 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 9.52% - 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.00% - 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £60,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 20 38 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 95.24% 97.44% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 80
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 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Aberdeen

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Aberdeen

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Aberdeen region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Escalation Management
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Billing
5 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) APMP
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Back Office
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE

Project Manager Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) Billing
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Escalation Management
2 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) APMP
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle