The median annual salary for a IT Project Manager was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland 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
IT Project Manager
UK / Scotland
Rank 128 129 147
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 10 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.43% 1.16% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.22% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 6
Median salary £43,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.21% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,050 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2227 2780 2960
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.99% 94.82% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1808 1834
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 £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Scotland

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in Scotland

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in Scotland

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +19 5 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Edinburgh -19 3 £60,500 +5.21% 1
Inverclyde - 1 £43,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £42,500 - 1
IT Project Manager
UK

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT 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 Scotland region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 26 (89.66%) Project Management
2 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (65.52%) Finance
4 16 (55.17%) Banking
5 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 4 (13.79%) PMP
8 3 (10.34%) Project Governance
8 3 (10.34%) PMI Certification
8 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 1 (3.45%) SDLC
10 1 (3.45%) Vermilion
10 1 (3.45%) Contingency Planning
10 1 (3.45%) PMO
10 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
10 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
10 1 (3.45%) Degree
10 1 (3.45%) Investment Management
10 1 (3.45%) SaaS
10 1 (3.45%) APMP
10 1 (3.45%) Java
10 1 (3.45%) Unix
10 1 (3.45%) CRM
10 1 (3.45%) ERP

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
General
1 19 (65.52%) Finance
2 16 (55.17%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Project Management
2 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) Project Governance
6 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.45%) Contingency Planning
8 1 (3.45%) CRM
8 1 (3.45%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.45%) Migration
8 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.45%) Scrum
8 1 (3.45%) SDLC
8 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) PMP
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.34%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.45%) APMP
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Charles River
1 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
1 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (3.45%) Vermilion
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