Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 89 77
Rank change year-on-year -4 -12 -19
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 163 150 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.04% 2.71% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 2.94% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 94 96 87
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.09% +15.00% +16.28%
10th Percentile £31,500 £37,200 £28,181
90th Percentile £70,600 £78,750 £73,750
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +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 5,000 5,102 5,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.11% 92.29% 92.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,315 3,225 2,965
Scotland median annual salary £45,750 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.98% - +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +16 90 £42,500 -34.62% 5
Glasgow -11 53 £50,818 +8.12% 5
Fife +7 4 £50,000 +31.58%
Argyll and Bute - 3 £34,500 -
Inverclyde - 2 £40,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £42,500 -
South Lanarkshire -1 1 £31,500 -29.54%
Aberdeen -3 1 £90,000 +16.13%
West Lothian -11 1 £47,500 - 1
Highlands - 1 £42,500 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Change Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 63 (38.65%) Project Management
2 56 (34.36%) Finance
3 42 (25.77%) Business Analysis
4 38 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (22.70%) ITIL
6 36 (22.09%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (21.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 31 (19.02%) PRINCE2
8 31 (19.02%) Banking
8 31 (19.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 25 (15.34%) Service Management
10 24 (14.72%) SDLC
11 22 (13.50%) Service Delivery
11 22 (13.50%) Windows
12 20 (12.27%) Risk Management
13 17 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 17 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (9.82%) Coaching
14 16 (9.82%) Management Information System
14 16 (9.82%) Six Sigma
15 15 (9.20%) ITSM
15 15 (9.20%) Project Planning
16 14 (8.59%) Incident Management
17 13 (7.98%) SLA
17 13 (7.98%) Software Delivery
17 13 (7.98%) Windows Server
18 12 (7.36%) PMO
18 12 (7.36%) DevOps
18 12 (7.36%) Process Improvement
18 12 (7.36%) Time Management

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 8 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.61%) CMS
2 1 (0.61%) JBoss
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (6.75%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (1.84%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.84%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (1.84%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (1.84%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.61%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.61%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.13%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (6.13%) IaaS
2 10 (6.13%) PaaS
2 10 (6.13%) SaaS
3 4 (2.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.52%) Firewall
2 8 (4.91%) VoIP
3 5 (3.07%) DNS
4 3 (1.84%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.61%) DHCP
5 1 (0.61%) IPsec
5 1 (0.61%) LAN
5 1 (0.61%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.61%) Network Security
5 1 (0.61%) SSH
5 1 (0.61%) SSL
5 1 (0.61%) VLAN
5 1 (0.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.84%) SQL Server
1 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.23%) MySQL
2 2 (1.23%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (1.23%) QlikView
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.61%) MSDE
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.45%) JIRA
2 3 (1.84%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.23%) Hudson
3 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
General
1 56 (34.36%) Finance
2 31 (19.02%) Banking
3 11 (6.75%) Investment Banking
3 11 (6.75%) Law
4 10 (6.13%) Marketing
5 8 (4.91%) Retail
6 6 (3.68%) Retail Banking
7 5 (3.07%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.84%) Electronics
8 3 (1.84%) Legal
9 2 (1.23%) Billing
10 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.61%) German Language
10 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (25.77%) Analyst
2 26 (15.95%) Project Manager
3 25 (15.34%) IT Manager
4 23 (14.11%) Business Analyst
5 14 (8.59%) Service Manager
6 12 (7.36%) Architect
7 10 (6.13%) Cloud Architect
7 10 (6.13%) IT Services Manager
8 8 (4.91%) Change Manager
8 8 (4.91%) IT Project Manager
8 8 (4.91%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (4.29%) Senior Business Analyst
9 7 (4.29%) Service Desk Manager
10 6 (3.68%) Business Manager
10 6 (3.68%) Data Analyst
10 6 (3.68%) Retail Banking Project Manager
10 6 (3.68%) Software Project Manager
11 5 (3.07%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (3.07%) Scrum Master
11 5 (3.07%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.13%) JSON
2 3 (1.84%) Web Services
3 2 (1.23%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.23%) CSS
3 2 (1.23%) CSS3
3 2 (1.23%) HTML
3 2 (1.23%) HTML5
4 1 (0.61%) .NET
4 1 (0.61%) Angular 2
4 1 (0.61%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.61%) ISPF
4 1 (0.61%) LDAP
4 1 (0.61%) Node.js
4 1 (0.61%) OC4J
4 1 (0.61%) React
4 1 (0.61%) RESTful
4 1 (0.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.09%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.82%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.13%) Enterprise Cloud
4 7 (4.29%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.68%) FMCG
6 4 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.45%) Fintech
7 3 (1.84%) User Experience
8 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.61%) AS400
9 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.61%) Life Science
9 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.61%) Replication
9 1 (0.61%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.50%) Windows
2 13 (7.98%) Windows Server
3 10 (6.13%) Linux
4 8 (4.91%) Unix
5 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.23%) AIX
7 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.61%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (38.65%) Project Management
2 42 (25.77%) Business Analysis
3 38 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (22.70%) ITIL
5 35 (21.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (19.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 31 (19.02%) PRINCE2
7 25 (15.34%) Service Management
8 24 (14.72%) SDLC
9 22 (13.50%) Service Delivery
10 20 (12.27%) Risk Management
11 16 (9.82%) Coaching
11 16 (9.82%) Six Sigma
12 15 (9.20%) ITSM
12 15 (9.20%) Project Planning
13 14 (8.59%) Incident Management
14 13 (7.98%) Software Delivery
15 12 (7.36%) Asset Management
15 12 (7.36%) DevOps
15 12 (7.36%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.36%) Python
2 10 (6.13%) PowerShell
2 10 (6.13%) SQL
3 6 (3.68%) C
4 5 (3.07%) Java
5 3 (1.84%) C#
5 3 (1.84%) Perl
5 3 (1.84%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.23%) C++
6 2 (1.23%) Groovy
6 2 (1.23%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.23%) PHP
6 2 (1.23%) Scala
7 1 (0.61%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.61%) COBOL
7 1 (0.61%) JCL
7 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.61%) REXX
Qualifications
1 11 (6.75%) PMP
2 9 (5.52%) Degree
2 9 (5.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (2.45%) APMP
4 3 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.61%) CBAP
5 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.98%) SLA
2 12 (7.36%) PMO
3 5 (3.07%) COBIT
4 4 (2.45%) P3O
5 1 (0.61%) GAMP
5 1 (0.61%) GDPR
5 1 (0.61%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.61%) PSD2
5 1 (0.61%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (2.45%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.84%) BitLocker
2 3 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (1.84%) vSphere
2 3 (1.84%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.61%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 10 (6.13%) Ansible
2 4 (2.45%) Puppet
3 3 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.84%) PowerCLI
3 3 (1.84%) SCCM
3 3 (1.84%) SCOM
4 1 (0.61%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.61%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 12 (7.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.68%) Oracle
3 4 (2.45%) Citrix
3 4 (2.45%) HP
3 4 (2.45%) VMware
4 3 (1.84%) 3PAR
4 3 (1.84%) Brocade
4 3 (1.84%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (1.84%) SAP
5 2 (1.23%) Alteryx
5 2 (1.23%) BMC
5 2 (1.23%) Cisco
5 2 (1.23%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.23%) IBM
5 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.23%) Remedy
5 2 (1.23%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.23%) Tableau
6 1 (0.61%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.61%) CheckPoint