Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Change Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Change Management over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 91 85
Rank change year-on-year -28 -6 -19
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 123 152 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.27% 2.70% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.93% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 68 105 79
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +8.91% +18.82%
10th Percentile £30,525 £35,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £74,250 £73,750
UK median annual salary £53,050 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +1.05% +3.96% +1.00%

Change Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,024 5,187 4,845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.90% 91.97% 92.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3,224 3,310 2,920
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +2.30% +2.35%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,225 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in Scotland

Change Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Change Management in Scotland

Change Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Change Management in Scotland

Change Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -15 57 £42,500 -32.00% 9
Glasgow -23 45 £45,000 -2.70% 10
Fife +6 3 - -
Argyll and Bute - 3 £34,500 -
Inverclyde +2 2 £40,000 +6.67%
Highlands - 2 £51,250 -
Aberdeen -1 1 £24,500 -68.39% 1
South Lanarkshire -2 1 £31,500 -29.54%
West Lothian -23 1 £47,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 40 (32.52%) Project Management
2 39 (31.71%) Finance
3 34 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (22.76%) ITIL
5 26 (21.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (19.51%) Banking
7 23 (18.70%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (17.89%) Service Management
9 21 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (15.45%) Windows
11 17 (13.82%) Risk Management
11 17 (13.82%) Business Analysis
11 17 (13.82%) SDLC
12 16 (13.01%) PRINCE2
13 13 (10.57%) Linux
13 13 (10.57%) Asset Management
13 13 (10.57%) Incident Management
14 12 (9.76%) SQL
14 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
14 12 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (8.94%) Service Delivery
15 11 (8.94%) SLA
15 11 (8.94%) Six Sigma
16 10 (8.13%) ITSM
16 10 (8.13%) Management Information System
16 10 (8.13%) Law
16 10 (8.13%) Wealth Management
16 10 (8.13%) Investment Banking
16 10 (8.13%) Coaching
17 9 (7.32%) Decision-Making

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.25%) SAS
3 2 (1.63%) Apache
4 1 (0.81%) CMS
4 1 (0.81%) JBoss
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) IaaS
1 5 (4.07%) Office 365
1 5 (4.07%) PaaS
1 5 (4.07%) SaaS
2 3 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.07%) DNS
2 4 (3.25%) Firewall
3 3 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (2.44%) VoIP
4 1 (0.81%) DHCP
4 1 (0.81%) IPsec
4 1 (0.81%) LAN
4 1 (0.81%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.81%) Network Security
4 1 (0.81%) SSH
4 1 (0.81%) SSL
4 1 (0.81%) VLAN
4 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) MySQL
2 3 (2.44%) Data Mart
3 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.63%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (1.63%) QlikView
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.81%) MSDE
4 1 (0.81%) OLAP
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (5.69%) JIRA
2 6 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.44%) Hudson
4 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (31.71%) Finance
2 24 (19.51%) Banking
3 10 (8.13%) Investment Banking
3 10 (8.13%) Law
4 8 (6.50%) Marketing
5 7 (5.69%) Retail
6 4 (3.25%) Billing
6 4 (3.25%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.44%) Electronics
7 3 (2.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.81%) German Language
8 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (26.02%) Analyst
2 18 (14.63%) Project Manager
3 12 (9.76%) Business Analyst
3 12 (9.76%) IT Manager
4 8 (6.50%) Change Manager
4 8 (6.50%) Developer
5 6 (4.88%) Data Analyst
5 6 (4.88%) Service Manager
6 5 (4.07%) Applications Specialist
6 5 (4.07%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (4.07%) Service Analyst
7 4 (3.25%) IT Analyst
7 4 (3.25%) Programme Manager
7 4 (3.25%) Scrum Master
8 3 (2.44%) Architect
8 3 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (2.44%) Business Manager
8 3 (2.44%) Data Centre Engineer
8 3 (2.44%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (2.44%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.07%) CSS
1 5 (4.07%) CSS3
1 5 (4.07%) HTML
1 5 (4.07%) HTML5
2 4 (3.25%) Node.js
2 4 (3.25%) React
2 4 (3.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (2.44%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.44%) Web Services
4 2 (1.63%) Backbone.js
4 2 (1.63%) JSON
4 2 (1.63%) RESTful
5 1 (0.81%) .NET
5 1 (0.81%) Angular 2
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.81%) ISPF
5 1 (0.81%) LDAP
5 1 (0.81%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.70%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.13%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.32%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.07%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.44%) Fintech
5 3 (2.44%) FMCG
6 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) AS400
7 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.81%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.81%) iPad
7 1 (0.81%) iPhone
7 1 (0.81%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.81%) Life Science
7 1 (0.81%) Replication
7 1 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.81%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.45%) Windows
2 13 (10.57%) Linux
3 9 (7.32%) Unix
3 9 (7.32%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.63%) AIX
6 2 (1.63%) SUSE
7 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.81%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.52%) Project Management
2 34 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (22.76%) ITIL
4 26 (21.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (17.89%) Service Management
6 21 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (13.82%) Business Analysis
7 17 (13.82%) Risk Management
7 17 (13.82%) SDLC
8 16 (13.01%) PRINCE2
9 13 (10.57%) Asset Management
9 13 (10.57%) Incident Management
10 12 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (8.94%) Service Delivery
11 11 (8.94%) Six Sigma
12 10 (8.13%) Coaching
12 10 (8.13%) ITSM
12 10 (8.13%) Wealth Management
13 9 (7.32%) Decision-Making
13 9 (7.32%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.76%) SQL
2 4 (3.25%) Java
2 4 (3.25%) Python
2 4 (3.25%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.44%) C#
3 3 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.44%) Perl
4 2 (1.63%) C++
4 2 (1.63%) Groovy
4 2 (1.63%) PHP
4 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.63%) Scala
5 1 (0.81%) Assembly Language
5 1 (0.81%) COBOL
5 1 (0.81%) JCL
5 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.81%) REXX
5 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (5.69%) Degree
2 5 (4.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (3.25%) APMP
4 3 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.44%) PMP
4 3 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) ISEB
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.94%) SLA
2 9 (7.32%) PMO
3 3 (2.44%) P3O
4 2 (1.63%) COBIT
5 1 (0.81%) GAMP
5 1 (0.81%) GDPR
5 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.44%) BitLocker
3 3 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.44%) vSphere
3 3 (2.44%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.81%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) Puppet
2 3 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.44%) PowerCLI
2 3 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (2.44%) SCCM
2 3 (2.44%) SCOM
3 2 (1.63%) Ansible
4 1 (0.81%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.81%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.88%) HP
2 6 (4.88%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (3.25%) Citrix
3 4 (3.25%) Oracle
3 4 (3.25%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.25%) VMware
4 3 (2.44%) 3PAR
4 3 (2.44%) Brocade
4 3 (2.44%) Symantec
5 2 (1.63%) Alteryx
5 2 (1.63%) BMC
5 2 (1.63%) Cisco
5 2 (1.63%) Dell
5 2 (1.63%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.63%) Remedy
5 2 (1.63%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.63%) Tableau
5 2 (1.63%) Twitter
6 1 (0.81%) SmartStream