The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
UK / Scotland
Rank 26 15 17
Rank change year-on-year -11 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 180 383 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 7.82% 13.05% 11.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 14.42% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 143 265 205
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2101 2656 2745
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.27% 90.52% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1716 1680
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Project Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Scotland

Project Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Project Management in Scotland

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Scotland over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Scotland

Project 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 Project Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 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
Edinburgh -8 117 £53,600 +2.09% 24
Glasgow -36 35 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Dumfries and Galloway - 8 £34,750 -
Renfrewshire +3 3 £42,500 -
Stirling +12 2 £55,000 -8.33%
Fife +1 2 £35,500 +29.09%
Inverclyde +1 2 £42,750 -3.93%
Aberdeen +2 1 £60,000 +37.14%
Argyll and Bute +1 1 £41,500 +31.74%
West Lothian -9 1 £35,500 - 3
Scottish Borders - 1 £42,500 - 1
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 187 (52.23%) Finance
2 90 (25.14%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (22.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 71 (19.83%) Degree
6 64 (17.88%) PRINCE2
7 62 (17.32%) Banking
8 52 (14.53%) SQL
9 42 (11.73%) Retail
10 41 (11.45%) Business Analysis
11 38 (10.61%) Change Management
12 37 (10.34%) Microsoft
13 36 (10.06%) Analytics
14 35 (9.78%) MS Excel
15 32 (8.94%) Risk Management
16 28 (7.82%) Oracle
16 28 (7.82%) SQL Server
17 27 (7.54%) PMO
18 25 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
18 25 (6.98%) Resource Management
18 25 (6.98%) Retail Banking
19 24 (6.70%) Change Control
20 22 (6.15%) Scrum
20 22 (6.15%) SAS
21 21 (5.87%) Java
21 21 (5.87%) ITIL
21 21 (5.87%) Legal
21 21 (5.87%) Waterfall
21 21 (5.87%) Coaching
22 20 (5.59%) Line Management

Project Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (6.15%) SAS
2 13 (3.63%) Apache Pig
3 4 (1.12%) IIS
3 4 (1.12%) JBoss
4 3 (0.84%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.56%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.56%) CMS
5 2 (0.56%) Confluence
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.07%) MS Project
3 8 (2.23%) MS Office
3 8 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.51%) SAP HCM
2 7 (1.96%) Sonata
3 4 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.56%) Maximo
6 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.28%) Line 500
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.28%) Sage BI
6 1 (0.28%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.51%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.96%) SaaS
3 6 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.68%) iPaaS
3 6 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.56%) GitHub
5 1 (0.28%) Asana
5 1 (0.28%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.63%) LAN
1 13 (3.63%) Network Security
2 12 (3.35%) WAN
3 9 (2.51%) Internet
4 8 (2.23%) BGP
4 8 (2.23%) MPLS
4 8 (2.23%) OSPF
5 7 (1.96%) Ethernet
6 6 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (1.68%) EIGRP
6 6 (1.68%) Spanning Tree
6 6 (1.68%) VLAN
7 5 (1.40%) Firewall
7 5 (1.40%) VoIP
8 2 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.56%) MRTG
8 2 (0.56%) SAN
8 2 (0.56%) VRRP
9 1 (0.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.82%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.59%) Data Mining
3 17 (4.75%) Hadoop
4 16 (4.47%) Apache Hive
5 15 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (3.91%) Big Data
6 14 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.56%) GIS
11 2 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (0.56%) SAS Visual Analytics
12 1 (0.28%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.28%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 1 (0.28%) Cognos Report Studio
12 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (4.19%) JIRA
2 13 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.40%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.40%) Maven
4 4 (1.12%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.12%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.56%) Ant
5 2 (0.56%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.56%) JUnit
5 2 (0.56%) NSubstitute
5 2 (0.56%) Subversion
6 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.28%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.28%) Selenium
General
1 187 (52.23%) Finance
2 62 (17.32%) Banking
3 42 (11.73%) Retail
4 25 (6.98%) Retail Banking
5 21 (5.87%) Legal
6 12 (3.35%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.51%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.68%) Marketing
9 5 (1.40%) Law
10 4 (1.12%) Electronics
10 4 (1.12%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.84%) Back Office
11 3 (0.84%) Games
12 2 (0.56%) Military
12 2 (0.56%) Publishing
13 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (32.40%) Project Manager
2 66 (18.44%) Analyst
3 38 (10.61%) Infrastructure Manager
4 33 (9.22%) Consultant
5 32 (8.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 28 (7.82%) Business Analyst
6 28 (7.82%) Developer
7 26 (7.26%) IT Manager
8 25 (6.98%) IT Project Manager
9 19 (5.31%) Senior Manager
9 19 (5.31%) Senior Project Manager
10 18 (5.03%) Architect
11 16 (4.47%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (4.47%) SQL Developer
12 15 (4.19%) IT Analyst
12 15 (4.19%) Senior Consultant
13 14 (3.91%) Technical Manager
14 13 (3.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 13 (3.63%) SQL Server Developer
14 13 (3.63%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.47%) .NET
2 9 (2.51%) CSS
2 9 (2.51%) HTML
2 9 (2.51%) Web Services
3 7 (1.96%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.68%) AngularJS
4 6 (1.68%) SAX
4 6 (1.68%) XML
5 4 (1.12%) ASP.NET Core
5 4 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.84%) jQuery
6 3 (0.84%) JSON
6 3 (0.84%) REST
6 3 (0.84%) SOAP
7 2 (0.56%) JSP
7 2 (0.56%) Middleware
7 2 (0.56%) WCF
7 2 (0.56%) XML Schema
7 2 (0.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 90 (25.14%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.07%) Fintech
3 9 (2.51%) Computer Science
4 7 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 7 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.96%) User Experience
5 5 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.40%) Internet of Things
6 4 (1.12%) ASIC
6 4 (1.12%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (1.12%) Virtual Team
7 3 (0.84%) SCADA
8 2 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.56%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.56%) PMI
8 2 (0.56%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.28%) Derivative
9 1 (0.28%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.23%) Unix
1 8 (2.23%) Windows
2 4 (1.12%) Linux
3 2 (0.56%) CentOS
4 1 (0.28%) Android
4 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (22.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 64 (17.88%) PRINCE2
4 41 (11.45%) Business Analysis
5 38 (10.61%) Change Management
6 36 (10.06%) Analytics
7 32 (8.94%) Risk Management
8 25 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (6.98%) Resource Management
9 24 (6.70%) Change Control
10 22 (6.15%) Scrum
11 21 (5.87%) Coaching
11 21 (5.87%) ITIL
11 21 (5.87%) Waterfall
12 20 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (5.59%) ETL
12 20 (5.59%) Line Management
13 19 (5.31%) Data Analysis
14 18 (5.03%) Anti-Money Laundering
15 17 (4.75%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 52 (14.53%) SQL
2 21 (5.87%) Java
3 19 (5.31%) Python
4 15 (4.19%) PL/SQL
4 15 (4.19%) T-SQL
5 13 (3.63%) C#
5 13 (3.63%) R
6 9 (2.51%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.12%) MATLAB
7 4 (1.12%) TypeScript
8 2 (0.56%) C
8 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.56%) XPath
9 1 (0.28%) C++
9 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.28%) Scala
9 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 71 (19.83%) Degree
2 12 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (2.51%) ISEB
5 8 (2.23%) PMP
6 6 (1.68%) CBAP
6 6 (1.68%) CISSP
6 6 (1.68%) IIBA
7 5 (1.40%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.12%) CCNP
8 4 (1.12%) IISP
8 4 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.12%) PhD
8 4 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.56%) MCP
9 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.56%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.54%) PMO
2 8 (2.23%) QA
3 4 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.12%) SLA
4 2 (0.56%) COSHH
4 2 (0.56%) MiFID
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) EMIR
5 1 (0.28%) GDPR
5 1 (0.28%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (0.84%) HDFS
2 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (3.35%) Ambari
2 3 (0.84%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.56%) Cacti
3 2 (0.56%) Nagios
3 2 (0.56%) SCCM
3 2 (0.56%) SCOM
4 1 (0.28%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 37 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.82%) Oracle
3 13 (3.63%) Tableau
4 11 (3.07%) ArcSight
4 11 (3.07%) SAP
4 11 (3.07%) Splunk
5 10 (2.79%) Cisco
6 7 (1.96%) FNZ
7 6 (1.68%) Cognizant
7 6 (1.68%) Nokia
8 3 (0.84%) Charles River
8 3 (0.84%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.56%) Adobe
9 2 (0.56%) HP
9 2 (0.56%) Juniper
9 2 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.56%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.56%) Xerox
10 1 (0.28%) Dell
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxburn, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance + benefits, bonus
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bathgate
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Broxburn, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Selkirk
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
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Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
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Churchill Frank
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