The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £57,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

IT Project Manager
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 131 157
Rank change year-on-year +2 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 20 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.76% 1.13% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.17% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 6
Median salary £57,000 £56,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.78% +31.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,200 £48,750
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 2490 2737 2998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.03% 96.58% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1572 1896
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 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 June 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
Edinburgh -12 11 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Glasgow +20 8 £54,250 +3.82% 1
Inverclyde -6 1 £42,500 -
IT Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 23 (76.67%) Project Management
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) Finance
4 12 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 9 (30.00%) PMP
5 9 (30.00%) Scrum
5 9 (30.00%) Contingency Planning
6 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (26.67%) PMI Certification
7 7 (23.33%) Banking
7 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 5 (16.67%) Resource Management
9 5 (16.67%) Change Management
10 4 (13.33%) Migration
10 4 (13.33%) ITIL
11 3 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
11 3 (10.00%) IT Strategy
11 3 (10.00%) Project Governance
11 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (6.67%) Front Office
12 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
12 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
12 2 (6.67%) CRM
12 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
12 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 2 (6.67%) Data Management

IT Project Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Project Management
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (30.00%) Contingency Planning
4 9 (30.00%) Scrum
5 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 5 (16.67%) Change Management
8 5 (16.67%) Resource Management
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL
9 4 (13.33%) Migration
10 3 (10.00%) IT Strategy
10 3 (10.00%) Project Governance
10 3 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
11 2 (6.67%) CRM
11 2 (6.67%) Data Management
11 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
11 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
11 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) PMP
2 8 (26.67%) PMI Certification
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
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Hamilton, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
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