Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 98 68
Rank change year-on-year +14 -30 -6
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 201 112 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.48% 2.41% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 2.61% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 123 83 131
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +20.48% -2.35%
10th Percentile £33,777 £32,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £78,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 5,323 4,292 5,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.21% 92.32% 91.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3,600 2,703 3,456
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +10 99 £57,500 -2.95% 19
Glasgow +17 89 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Dundee - 4 £60,000 -
Stirling -3 3 £52,500 +47.89%
Inverclyde +4 2 £38,000 -
Fife -8 2 £47,000 +25.33%
Renfrewshire +7 1 £41,500 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £45,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £65,000 -
North Ayrshire - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £90,000 -
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 83 (41.29%) Project Management
2 81 (40.30%) Finance
3 57 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (25.37%) Banking
4 51 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 49 (24.38%) Amazon AWS
5 49 (24.38%) ITIL
6 47 (23.38%) PRINCE2
7 45 (22.39%) Business Analysis
8 43 (21.39%) Microsoft Project
8 43 (21.39%) Software Delivery
9 40 (19.90%) PMP
9 40 (19.90%) Project Planning
10 39 (19.40%) SDLC
11 33 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (15.92%) Retail
12 32 (15.92%) Retail Banking
13 28 (13.93%) Windows
13 28 (13.93%) Python
14 27 (13.43%) Microsoft
14 27 (13.43%) Cloud Computing
14 27 (13.43%) Ansible
14 27 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
15 26 (12.94%) DevOps
15 26 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
15 26 (12.94%) Management Information System
16 25 (12.44%) Configuration Management
16 25 (12.44%) PowerShell
17 24 (11.94%) Service Delivery
18 22 (10.95%) Firewall

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 5 (2.49%) IIS
2 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.50%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (21.39%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.99%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.50%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.50%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (1.99%) Finacle
1 4 (1.99%) Summit
2 3 (1.49%) Infor M3
2 3 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.00%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (1.00%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.50%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 51 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (24.38%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (13.43%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (8.96%) SaaS
5 13 (6.47%) IaaS
5 13 (6.47%) PaaS
6 2 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.95%) Firewall
2 17 (8.46%) DNS
3 16 (7.96%) TCP/IP
4 15 (7.46%) HTTP
4 15 (7.46%) VPN
5 14 (6.97%) Intrusion Detection
5 14 (6.97%) IPsec
5 14 (6.97%) SMTP
5 14 (6.97%) SSL
6 6 (2.99%) VoIP
7 5 (2.49%) SAN
8 3 (1.49%) DHCP
8 3 (1.49%) NAS
8 3 (1.49%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.00%) WAN
10 1 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.50%) LAN
10 1 (0.50%) Network Security
10 1 (0.50%) VLAN
10 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.99%) Big Data
2 6 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.49%) MySQL
3 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.99%) OLTP
5 3 (1.49%) GIS
5 3 (1.49%) Spatial Data
6 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.50%) MSDE
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.99%) Jenkins
1 4 (1.99%) JIRA
2 3 (1.49%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (1.00%) Codeship
4 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.50%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 81 (40.30%) Finance
2 51 (25.37%) Banking
3 32 (15.92%) Retail
3 32 (15.92%) Retail Banking
4 10 (4.98%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.99%) Marketing
6 3 (1.49%) Law
7 1 (0.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.50%) Front Office
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.50%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (26.87%) Project Manager
2 38 (18.91%) Analyst
3 25 (12.44%) IT Manager
3 25 (12.44%) Software Project Manager
4 18 (8.96%) Business Analyst
4 18 (8.96%) Retail Banking Project Manager
5 16 (7.96%) Administrator
5 16 (7.96%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (7.46%) Architect
6 15 (7.46%) IT Project Manager
7 14 (6.97%) Mortgage Project Manager
7 14 (6.97%) Security Administrator
8 12 (5.97%) Cloud Architect
9 11 (5.47%) Banking Project Manager
9 11 (5.47%) Senior Manager
9 11 (5.47%) Senior Project Manager
10 9 (4.48%) Service Manager
10 9 (4.48%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.98%) Consultant
11 8 (3.98%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.97%) JSON
2 11 (5.47%) .NET
3 6 (2.99%) Middleware
3 6 (2.99%) XML
4 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.50%) Angular 2
4 1 (0.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.50%) CGI
4 1 (0.50%) CSS
4 1 (0.50%) HTML
4 1 (0.50%) jQuery
4 1 (0.50%) LDAP
4 1 (0.50%) ODBC
4 1 (0.50%) React
4 1 (0.50%) REST
4 1 (0.50%) SOAP
4 1 (0.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (12.94%) Management Information System
3 22 (10.95%) Data Centre
4 13 (6.47%) Public Cloud
5 12 (5.97%) Enterprise Cloud
6 9 (4.48%) Clustering
7 7 (3.48%) Replication
8 6 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.99%) User Experience
9 5 (2.49%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.49%) Fintech
10 3 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (1.00%) FMCG
11 2 (1.00%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.50%) Equities
12 1 (0.50%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.50%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.93%) Windows
2 16 (7.96%) Windows Server
3 12 (5.97%) Unix
4 11 (5.47%) Linux
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (41.29%) Project Management
2 57 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (24.38%) ITIL
4 47 (23.38%) PRINCE2
5 45 (22.39%) Business Analysis
6 43 (21.39%) Software Delivery
7 40 (19.90%) Project Planning
8 39 (19.40%) SDLC
9 33 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (12.94%) DevOps
10 26 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
11 25 (12.44%) Configuration Management
12 24 (11.94%) Service Delivery
13 22 (10.95%) Security Architecture
14 17 (8.46%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (8.46%) Incident Management
15 16 (7.96%) Time Management
16 15 (7.46%) Problem Management
16 15 (7.46%) Service Management
17 14 (6.97%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.93%) Python
2 25 (12.44%) PowerShell
3 21 (10.45%) SQL
4 15 (7.46%) Perl
5 14 (6.97%) Bash Shell
6 8 (3.98%) C
6 8 (3.98%) C#
7 7 (3.48%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.99%) Java
8 4 (1.99%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.49%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.00%) C++
10 2 (1.00%) VB
11 1 (0.50%) Groovy
11 1 (0.50%) Scala
11 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (19.90%) PMP
2 14 (6.97%) Degree
3 12 (5.97%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.49%) CBAP
5 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.50%) IIBA
7 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.50%) MCSE
7 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.96%) SLA
2 5 (2.49%) GDPR
2 5 (2.49%) QA
3 2 (1.00%) COBIT
3 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.00%) PMO
4 1 (0.50%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) PSD2
4 1 (0.50%) SEPA
4 1 (0.50%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.49%) XenApp
3 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.50%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (13.43%) Ansible
2 15 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (7.46%) Puppet
3 7 (3.48%) SCCM
4 3 (1.49%) SCOM
5 1 (0.50%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.50%) Nagios
5 1 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.96%) Oracle
3 6 (2.99%) SAP
4 5 (2.49%) IDERA
4 5 (2.49%) Misys
4 5 (2.49%) RedGate
4 5 (2.49%) SolarWinds
5 4 (1.99%) AppDynamics
5 4 (1.99%) Avaloq
5 4 (1.99%) Citrix
5 4 (1.99%) FIS
5 4 (1.99%) Fiserv
5 4 (1.99%) Remedy
5 4 (1.99%) ServiceNow
5 4 (1.99%) TIBCO
5 4 (1.99%) VMware
6 3 (1.49%) Capita
6 3 (1.49%) Cisco
6 3 (1.49%) Infor
6 3 (1.49%) Peregrine