Project Management Jobs in Scotland

Project Management
UK > Scotland

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland requiring Project Management skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Project Management over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 56 30 39
Rank change year-on-year -26 +9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 324 292 442
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 5.43% 7.48% 7.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 7.81% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 150 176 187
10th Percentile £36,200 £39,454 £37,575
25th Percentile £40,500 £45,375 £43,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £60,000 £64,654 £67,500
90th Percentile £74,525 £76,250 £82,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £58,000 £57,074
% change year-on-year -9.48% +1.62% +3.77%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland

Project Management falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in Scotland.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,266 3,740 5,770
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 88.19% 95.77% 92.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,269 1,990 3,057
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% - +15.79%
75th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,548 £83,125
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,249 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.71% +0.42% +9.09%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Scotland

Project Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Project Management in Scotland

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 July 2024.

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 6 months to 21 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Glasgow -67 144 £55,000 -7.65% 36
Edinburgh +16 102 £54,175 -3.69% 11
Fife +9 19 £50,000 - 4
Aberdeen -4 15 £41,000 -31.67% 5
Lanarkshire -4 8 - - 24
West Lothian -13 7 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Dundee -7 6 £40,980 -15.73% 1
Renfrewshire - 4 - - 1
Highlands - 3 £41,000 -
Dumfries and Galloway -4 2 £30,750 -38.50%
Midlothian -1 1 £50,000 +25.76% 4
Stirling -7 1 £49,500 +3.97%
East Lothian - 1 - - 1
Perthshire - 1 £90,000 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £50,625 -
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.09%) Apache
1 10 (3.09%) Confluence
2 9 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.47%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.85%) SAS
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Exchange
5 1 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (7.72%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (4.32%) Windchill
3 10 (3.09%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.23%) AutoCAD
6 4 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.93%) InVision
7 3 (0.93%) Sketch
8 1 (0.31%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.31%) Revit
8 1 (0.31%) Trello
Business Applications
1 14 (4.32%) Teamcenter
2 12 (3.70%) Primavera
3 11 (3.40%) Unit4 Business World
4 8 (2.47%) NEC Housing
4 8 (2.47%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.42%) Azure
2 35 (10.80%) AWS
3 28 (8.64%) Power Platform
4 25 (7.72%) SaaS
5 23 (7.10%) GCP
6 19 (5.86%) Microsoft 365
7 10 (3.09%) Amazon S3
8 9 (2.78%) Azure DevOps
9 8 (2.47%) Amazon EKS
9 8 (2.47%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (1.23%) Power Automate
11 3 (0.93%) Figma
12 2 (0.62%) IaaS
12 2 (0.62%) PaaS
13 1 (0.31%) Entra ID
13 1 (0.31%) GitHub
13 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.31%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.01%) Firewall
2 10 (3.09%) Internet
2 10 (3.09%) IPsec
2 10 (3.09%) SNMP
2 10 (3.09%) VPN
3 8 (2.47%) BGP
3 8 (2.47%) DNS
3 8 (2.47%) SSL
3 8 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.62%) Broadband
4 2 (0.62%) LAN
4 2 (0.62%) SD-WAN
4 2 (0.62%) VoIP
4 2 (0.62%) WAN
5 1 (0.31%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.31%) SAN
5 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.10%) Power BI
2 14 (4.32%) Tableau
3 12 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (3.40%) DB2
5 10 (3.09%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.47%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (2.47%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.47%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.47%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.16%) BigQuery
7 7 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.16%) Looker
8 5 (1.54%) Big Data
9 3 (0.93%) DTS
9 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.62%) SQL Server
10 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (4.32%) JIRA
2 2 (0.62%) Maven
3 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.31%) Git
3 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.31%) Postman
General
1 131 (40.43%) Social Skills
2 103 (31.79%) Finance
3 46 (14.20%) Public Sector
4 38 (11.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 37 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (9.88%) Marketing
7 19 (5.86%) Presentation Skills
8 17 (5.25%) Law
8 17 (5.25%) Telecoms
9 12 (3.70%) Retail
10 11 (3.40%) Legal
11 9 (2.78%) Manufacturing
11 9 (2.78%) Organisational Skills
12 8 (2.47%) Billing
12 8 (2.47%) Local Government
12 8 (2.47%) Police
13 6 (1.85%) Banking
14 5 (1.54%) Aerospace
15 4 (1.23%) Wholesale Banking
16 3 (0.93%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 89 (27.47%) Project Manager
2 50 (15.43%) Senior
3 41 (12.65%) Architect
4 30 (9.26%) Senior Manager
5 28 (8.64%) Lead
6 25 (7.72%) Senior Project Manager
7 24 (7.41%) Consultant
8 23 (7.10%) Analyst
9 19 (5.86%) IT Manager
10 18 (5.56%) Presales Manager
11 16 (4.94%) Cloud Architect
12 14 (4.32%) Configuration Specialist
13 11 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (3.40%) User Experience Researcher
14 10 (3.09%) NetApp Consultant
14 10 (3.09%) Software Engineer
15 9 (2.78%) Actuarial Analyst
15 9 (2.78%) Data Manager
16 8 (2.47%) Implementation Consultant
16 8 (2.47%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (3.40%) Spring Boot
3 10 (3.09%) YAML
4 8 (2.47%) CSS
4 8 (2.47%) HTML
5 5 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (1.23%) .NET
6 4 (1.23%) React
7 3 (0.93%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.93%) LESS
7 3 (0.93%) Sass
7 3 (0.93%) Spring
8 2 (0.62%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.62%) Django
8 2 (0.62%) jQuery
8 2 (0.62%) Kafka
8 2 (0.62%) PySpark
8 2 (0.62%) REST
8 2 (0.62%) Web Services
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.02%) Public Cloud
2 22 (6.79%) Management Information System
3 21 (6.48%) Product Ownership
4 15 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (4.32%) PKI
6 11 (3.40%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.40%) Market Risk
7 9 (2.78%) PMI
8 6 (1.85%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.54%) Renewable Energy
9 5 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.23%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.23%) Onboarding
10 4 (1.23%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (0.93%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.93%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.93%) Low-Code
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.19%) Linux
2 26 (8.02%) Windows
3 12 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.40%) Unix
5 10 (3.09%) Data ONTAP
6 8 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.31%) Solaris
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (35.49%) Agile
2 82 (25.31%) Actionable Insight
3 70 (21.60%) Problem-Solving
4 47 (14.51%) Project Delivery
5 45 (13.89%) Change Management
6 44 (13.58%) Presales
7 40 (12.35%) Decision-Making
7 40 (12.35%) SDLC
8 37 (11.42%) Data Analysis
8 37 (11.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 36 (11.11%) Scrum
10 35 (10.80%) PRINCE2
11 34 (10.49%) Coaching
12 33 (10.19%) Software Delivery
13 32 (9.88%) Agile Project Management
14 28 (8.64%) Collaborative Working
15 27 (8.33%) Migration
15 27 (8.33%) TOGAF
16 25 (7.72%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (8.02%) Python
2 22 (6.79%) SQL
3 15 (4.63%) C#
4 11 (3.40%) Java
4 11 (3.40%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.47%) C
6 4 (1.23%) C++
6 4 (1.23%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.93%) PHP
8 2 (0.62%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.62%) R
9 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.31%) Swift
9 1 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 89 (27.47%) Degree
2 45 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 26 (8.02%) SC Cleared
4 18 (5.56%) Master's Degree
5 17 (5.25%) PMI Certification
6 16 (4.94%) PMP
7 15 (4.63%) PhD
8 11 (3.40%) CISA
9 10 (3.09%) Azure Certification
10 9 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (2.47%) AWS Certification
11 8 (2.47%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
11 8 (2.47%) DBS Check
11 8 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (1.54%) HND
13 4 (1.23%) HNC
14 2 (0.62%) CCNA
14 2 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.62%) CISSP
14 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.88%) PMO
2 28 (8.64%) QA
3 11 (3.40%) Accessibility
3 11 (3.40%) IFRS
3 11 (3.40%) ITGC
4 9 (2.78%) GAAP
4 9 (2.78%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.93%) GMP
5 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.93%) WCAG
6 2 (0.62%) COSHH
6 2 (0.62%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 10 (3.09%) Docker
1 10 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (4.32%) Kubernetes
2 10 (3.09%) Ansible
2 10 (3.09%) Prometheus
2 10 (3.09%) vCenter Server
3 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.62%) Terraform
Vendors
1 84 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.02%) Oracle
3 23 (7.10%) Google
4 13 (4.01%) SAP
5 11 (3.40%) Sage
6 10 (3.09%) NetApp
6 10 (3.09%) Palo Alto
6 10 (3.09%) Red Hat
6 10 (3.09%) SolidFire
6 10 (3.09%) VMware
7 9 (2.78%) NEC
8 8 (2.47%) Sparx
8 8 (2.47%) Twitter
9 4 (1.23%) ANSYS
10 3 (0.93%) Cisco
11 2 (0.62%) Adobe
11 2 (0.62%) Cadence
11 2 (0.62%) Zoho
12 1 (0.31%) Autodesk
12 1 (0.31%) Sun