Period
to 18 November 2019

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 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Delivery
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 58 51
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Project Delivery 177 247 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.81% 4.65% 4.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 4.95% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 117 179 135
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -2.91%
10th Percentile £34,800 £33,700 £35,100
90th Percentile £64,150 £70,050 £67,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.51% +3.64% -

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 4,324 4,991 5,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.09% 93.94% 92.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,595 3,217 3,319
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +2.30%
10th Percentile £29,100 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

Project Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Delivery in Scotland

Project Delivery
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Project Delivery in Scotland

Project Delivery
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Delivery in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

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 18 November 2019. 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 -7 96 £47,600 +8.18% 11
Edinburgh -6 63 £45,162 -17.89% 13
West Lothian +24 7 - -
Aberdeen -5 7 £34,000 -2.86% 2
Dundee - 2 £34,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Scottish Borders -2 1 - -
South Ayrshire - 1 - -
Project Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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 75 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (23.16%) Project Management
3 38 (21.47%) Finance
4 34 (19.21%) Windows
5 30 (16.95%) Microsoft
6 29 (16.38%) Azure
6 29 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (15.25%) SDLC
8 23 (12.99%) Scrum
9 22 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (11.86%) Internet
10 21 (11.86%) Power BI
10 21 (11.86%) Power Platform
11 20 (11.30%) Banking
11 20 (11.30%) Retail
12 19 (10.73%) Coaching
13 18 (10.17%) Mentoring
13 18 (10.17%) Office 365
13 18 (10.17%) Conversational UI
13 18 (10.17%) Chatbot
13 18 (10.17%) JIRA
14 17 (9.60%) SharePoint
14 17 (9.60%) .NET
14 17 (9.60%) Fintech
14 17 (9.60%) Self-Motivation
15 16 (9.04%) Contract Management
15 16 (9.04%) JavaScript
15 16 (9.04%) PRINCE2
15 16 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (9.04%) VMware

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 17 (9.60%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.95%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.95%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.26%) Apache
4 4 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.69%) CMS
5 3 (1.69%) IIS
6 2 (1.13%) Confluence
6 2 (1.13%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.13%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.56%) JBoss
7 1 (0.56%) Jetty
7 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (10.17%) Chatbot
2 8 (4.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.69%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (1.13%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.38%) Azure
2 21 (11.86%) Power Platform
3 18 (10.17%) Office 365
4 14 (7.91%) AWS
5 13 (7.34%) SaaS
6 11 (6.21%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (3.39%) IaaS
7 6 (3.39%) OpenShift
7 6 (3.39%) PaaS
8 4 (2.26%) npm
8 4 (2.26%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.13%) BlazeMeter
10 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.56%) GCP
10 1 (0.56%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.86%) Internet
2 6 (3.39%) DNS
2 6 (3.39%) Firewall
2 6 (3.39%) VPN
3 5 (2.82%) WAN
4 4 (2.26%) HTTP
4 4 (2.26%) LAN
5 3 (1.69%) SSL
6 2 (1.13%) FTP
6 2 (1.13%) Network Security
6 2 (1.13%) SAN
6 2 (1.13%) Skype
6 2 (1.13%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.86%) Power BI
2 11 (6.21%) Big Data
3 9 (5.08%) Hadoop
3 9 (5.08%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.26%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (2.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.26%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.26%) OLTP
5 4 (2.26%) Snowflake Schema
6 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.69%) Redis
6 3 (1.69%) Riak
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.13%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.56%) ActiveReports
8 1 (0.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (10.17%) JIRA
2 5 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.26%) Bower
3 4 (2.26%) Grunt
3 4 (2.26%) gulp
4 2 (1.13%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.13%) eggPlant
4 2 (1.13%) JMeter
4 2 (1.13%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.13%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.13%) The Grinder
5 1 (0.56%) Hudson
5 1 (0.56%) Selenium
5 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (21.47%) Finance
2 20 (11.30%) Banking
2 20 (11.30%) Retail
3 9 (5.08%) Public Sector
4 8 (4.52%) Marketing
5 7 (3.95%) Games
6 5 (2.82%) Local Government
6 5 (2.82%) Spanish Language
6 5 (2.82%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.13%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Back Office
8 1 (0.56%) French Language
8 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (20.90%) Project Manager
2 29 (16.38%) Developer
3 23 (12.99%) Consultant
4 12 (6.78%) Architect
4 12 (6.78%) Scrum Master
5 11 (6.21%) Analyst
5 11 (6.21%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
5 11 (6.21%) Technical Leader
6 9 (5.08%) Technology Consultant
7 8 (4.52%) Agile Project Manager
7 8 (4.52%) Senior Manager
7 8 (4.52%) Senior Project Manager
8 7 (3.95%) Internet Project Manager
8 7 (3.95%) IT Manager
9 6 (3.39%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (3.39%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (3.39%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 6 (3.39%) IT Project Manager
9 6 (3.39%) Software Manager
9 6 (3.39%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.60%) .NET
2 11 (6.21%) Middleware
2 11 (6.21%) Velocity
3 10 (5.65%) HTML
4 9 (5.08%) Web Services
5 6 (3.39%) CSS
5 6 (3.39%) Kafka
6 5 (2.82%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.82%) XML
7 4 (2.26%) LESS
7 4 (2.26%) React
7 4 (2.26%) REST
7 4 (2.26%) Sass
7 4 (2.26%) SOAP
7 4 (2.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (1.69%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.69%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.69%) JSON
8 3 (1.69%) RESTful
8 3 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.60%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (7.34%) User Experience
3 12 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (6.78%) Virtual Team
4 10 (5.65%) EMC VMAX
5 7 (3.95%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.39%) Cloud Native
6 6 (3.39%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.39%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.26%) Fibre Optics
8 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.69%) Grid Computing
8 3 (1.69%) Marketing Technology
8 3 (1.69%) SCADA
9 2 (1.13%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.13%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.13%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.13%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 34 (19.21%) Windows
2 12 (6.78%) Windows 10
3 10 (5.65%) Windows 7
4 8 (4.52%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.82%) Unix
6 3 (1.69%) Linux
7 1 (0.56%) AIX
7 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (23.16%) Project Management
3 29 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (15.25%) SDLC
5 23 (12.99%) Scrum
6 22 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (10.73%) Coaching
8 18 (10.17%) Conversational UI
8 18 (10.17%) Mentoring
9 17 (9.60%) Fintech
10 16 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (9.04%) Contract Management
10 16 (9.04%) PRINCE2
11 14 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (7.91%) ITIL
11 14 (7.91%) Workflow
12 13 (7.34%) ETL
12 13 (7.34%) Migration
12 13 (7.34%) Process Management
12 13 (7.34%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.04%) JavaScript
2 13 (7.34%) SQL
3 12 (6.78%) Python
4 10 (5.65%) PowerShell
5 9 (5.08%) C#
5 9 (5.08%) Java
6 5 (2.82%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.26%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.69%) Ruby
8 3 (1.69%) XPath
9 2 (1.13%) C
9 2 (1.13%) VBScript
10 1 (0.56%) R
10 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (9.04%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) HND
2 3 (1.69%) PMP
3 2 (1.13%) SAP Certification
3 2 (1.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) CCNA
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.56%) MCSA
4 1 (0.56%) MCSE
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.78%) QA
2 6 (3.39%) PMO
3 1 (0.56%) PSD2
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (6.78%) Active Directory
1 12 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.65%) XenDesktop
3 6 (3.39%) Docker
3 6 (3.39%) HDFS
4 1 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.39%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.26%) Ansible
3 2 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.56%) Puppet
4 1 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.04%) VMware
3 14 (7.91%) Citrix
4 13 (7.34%) Oracle
5 12 (6.78%) Automation Anywhere
5 12 (6.78%) Blue Prism
5 12 (6.78%) Cisco
5 12 (6.78%) UiPath
6 10 (5.65%) EMC
7 6 (3.39%) Google
8 5 (2.82%) SAP
9 4 (2.26%) Adobe
10 3 (1.69%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.13%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.13%) HP
11 2 (1.13%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.13%) Radware
11 2 (1.13%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.13%) Veeam