Period
to 5 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Project Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Delivery over the 6 months to 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Delivery
UK > Scotland
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 85 67 51
Rank change year-on-year -18 -16 +2
Permanent jobs citing Project Delivery 48 205 283
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 2.21% 3.87% 5.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 4.14% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 41 147 184
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £36,750 £37,300 £33,575
90th Percentile £71,250 £73,500 £71,750
UK median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% - -

Project Delivery 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 1,978 4,955 5,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.90% 93.63% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,256 3,175 3,492
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

Project Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Project Delivery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Project Delivery in Scotland

Project Delivery
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Delivery in Scotland.

Salary trend for Project Delivery in Scotland

Project Delivery
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Delivery in Scotland over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Project Delivery in Scotland

Project Delivery
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Delivery within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 5 August 2020. 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
Glasgow +3 24 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Edinburgh +20 16 £50,000 - 10
North Lanarkshire +4 4 £52,000 - 1
Aberdeen 0 2 £42,250 +30.00% 1
Dundee - 2 £51,000 -
Scottish Borders -3 1 £28,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £51,000 -
Project Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, IT jobs citing Project Delivery 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 Project Delivery.

1 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.00%) Project Management
4 11 (22.92%) Oracle
4 11 (22.92%) Azure
5 10 (20.83%) Finance
6 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
7 8 (16.67%) ERP
7 8 (16.67%) Cisco
8 7 (14.58%) SQL
8 7 (14.58%) DevOps
8 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
9 6 (12.50%) AWS
9 6 (12.50%) Windows
9 6 (12.50%) Banking
9 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (10.42%) Deployment Automation
10 5 (10.42%) Retail
10 5 (10.42%) Degree
10 5 (10.42%) Data Security
10 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
10 5 (10.42%) Migration
10 5 (10.42%) CSS
10 5 (10.42%) C#
10 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
10 5 (10.42%) .NET
10 5 (10.42%) PaaS
10 5 (10.42%) Skype for Business
10 5 (10.42%) Office 365

Project Delivery
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 (10.42%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
2 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.08%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Azure
2 6 (12.50%) AWS
3 5 (10.42%) Office 365
3 5 (10.42%) PaaS
4 4 (8.33%) Azure Functions
4 4 (8.33%) SaaS
4 4 (8.33%) Serverless
5 3 (6.25%) IaaS
6 2 (4.17%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (4.17%) GCP
6 2 (4.17%) npm
6 2 (4.17%) Slack
6 2 (4.17%) Trello
7 1 (2.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle CX
7 1 (2.08%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (6.25%) Network Security
3 2 (4.17%) Intranet
3 2 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) Cosmos DB
1 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) Essbase
2 1 (2.08%) JasperReports
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.08%) Power BI
2 1 (2.08%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (2.08%) QlikView
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) JIRA
2 3 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (6.25%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.42%) Retail
4 4 (8.33%) Public Sector
5 3 (6.25%) Games
5 3 (6.25%) Law
6 2 (4.17%) Marketing
7 1 (2.08%) Billing
7 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) Architect
2 7 (14.58%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.42%) IT Manager
3 5 (10.42%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (10.42%) Unified Communications Specialist
4 4 (8.33%) Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Developer
5 3 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Principal Security Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
1 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
1 5 (10.42%) CSS
1 5 (10.42%) React
2 4 (8.33%) RESTful
3 3 (6.25%) .NET Core
3 3 (6.25%) HTML
3 3 (6.25%) HTML5
3 3 (6.25%) JSON
3 3 (6.25%) Sass
4 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.17%) Node.js
4 2 (4.17%) OAuth
4 2 (4.17%) OAuth2
4 2 (4.17%) OpenID
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (4.17%) Redux
4 2 (4.17%) REST
4 2 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (2.08%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Cloud Native
3 2 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.17%) FMCG
3 2 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.17%) Social Media
3 2 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.00%) Project Management
3 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 8 (16.67%) ERP
5 7 (14.58%) DevOps
5 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
6 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (10.42%) Data Security
7 5 (10.42%) Data Transformation
7 5 (10.42%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (10.42%) Migration
7 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.33%) Coaching
8 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.33%) Presales
8 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.33%) Scrum
8 4 (8.33%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) C#
2 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.33%) Python
4 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.25%) TypeScript
5 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) VB
6 1 (2.08%) Groovy
6 1 (2.08%) Java
6 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) CCIE
3 2 (4.17%) CISSP
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.08%) PMP
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) GDPR
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Docker
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Ansible
1 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) Oracle
3 8 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (4.17%) Adobe
4 2 (4.17%) Citrix
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) Capita
5 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.08%) Informatica
5 1 (2.08%) Juniper
5 1 (2.08%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.08%) Splunk
5 1 (2.08%) Teradata