Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Project Manager
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 89 70
Rank change year-on-year +13 -19 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 77 51 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.33% 2.35% 3.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 2.44% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 61 35 75
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £34,850 £39,550
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,500 £59,500
Scotland median annual salary £48,500 £53,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year -8.49% +1.92% -0.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2213 2090 2450
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.49% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1408 1164 1580
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Glasgow

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Glasgow

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Glasgow

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Glasgow region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 49 (63.64%) Project Management
2 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 30 (38.96%) Finance
5 26 (33.77%) PMP
6 25 (32.47%) PMI Certification
7 24 (31.17%) Waterfall
8 22 (28.57%) Scrum
9 21 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (22.08%) Change Management
11 13 (16.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (16.88%) Supplier Management
11 13 (16.88%) Resource Management
12 12 (15.58%) Contingency Planning
13 10 (12.99%) Banking
13 10 (12.99%) Programme Management
14 9 (11.69%) Project Governance
14 9 (11.69%) Virtual Team
15 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
16 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 7 (9.09%) PMO
17 6 (7.79%) Coaching
17 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Project
18 5 (6.49%) SDLC
18 5 (6.49%) Business Analysis
18 5 (6.49%) Retail Banking
18 5 (6.49%) Virtual Team Management
19 4 (5.19%) Software Delivery

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (2.60%) Confluence
2 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.30%) Totara
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) Big Data
1 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) JIRA
General
1 30 (38.96%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Banking
3 5 (6.49%) Retail Banking
4 4 (5.19%) Games
5 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Front Office
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) .NET
1 1 (1.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.69%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.30%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.30%) Fintech
3 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.30%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.30%) PMI
3 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) Linux
1 1 (1.30%) Unix
1 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (63.64%) Project Management
2 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 24 (31.17%) Waterfall
5 22 (28.57%) Scrum
6 21 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (22.08%) Change Management
8 13 (16.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (16.88%) Resource Management
8 13 (16.88%) Supplier Management
9 12 (15.58%) Contingency Planning
10 10 (12.99%) Programme Management
11 9 (11.69%) Project Governance
12 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (7.79%) Coaching
14 5 (6.49%) Business Analysis
14 5 (6.49%) SDLC
14 5 (6.49%) Virtual Team Management
15 4 (5.19%) ITIL
15 4 (5.19%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.90%) Java
1 3 (3.90%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) C#
2 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (33.77%) PMP
2 25 (32.47%) PMI Certification
3 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.90%) Degree
6 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) PMO
2 2 (2.60%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.60%) Avaloq
2 2 (2.60%) Charles River
2 2 (2.60%) HP
3 1 (1.30%) F5
3 1 (1.30%) Google
3 1 (1.30%) IBM
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle
3 1 (1.30%) Progress