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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 21 19
Rank change year-on-year -15 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 173 265 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 6.38% 9.23% 10.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.99% 10.10% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 135 152 216
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,254 £28,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +1.06%  

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 2474 2623 2802
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.29% 91.33% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1590 1485 1762
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 28 June 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 28 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 -15 86 £53,600 +2.09% 14
Glasgow -10 59 £50,000 +6.95% 9
Dumfries and Galloway - 6 £33,000 -
Inverclyde -1 5 £42,500 -
Fife +2 4 £34,000 -2.85% 3
Dundee -4 3 £35,000 +4.47%
Aberdeen -5 2 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Project Management
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 188 (53.41%) Finance
2 109 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (25.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 79 (22.44%) Analytical Skills
5 72 (20.45%) PRINCE2
6 59 (16.76%) SQL
6 59 (16.76%) Degree
7 50 (14.20%) Banking
8 47 (13.35%) Microsoft
9 46 (13.07%) Change Management
10 45 (12.78%) Scrum
11 41 (11.65%) Waterfall
12 35 (9.94%) Retail
13 34 (9.66%) Risk Management
14 33 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (9.38%) Resource Management
15 30 (8.52%) SQL Server
15 30 (8.52%) Coaching
16 28 (7.95%) Analytics
17 27 (7.67%) SAS
18 25 (7.10%) Business Analysis
18 25 (7.10%) Line Management
18 25 (7.10%) PMO
19 24 (6.82%) ITIL
20 23 (6.53%) Oracle
21 22 (6.25%) PMI Certification
21 22 (6.25%) People Management
21 22 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
21 22 (6.25%) JIRA
22 21 (5.97%) Change Control

Project Management
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 27 (7.67%) SAS
2 9 (2.56%) Apache Pig
3 5 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.85%) CMS
5 2 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.57%) FileNet
5 2 (0.57%) IIS
5 2 (0.57%) JBoss
5 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (3.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.13%) SAP HCM
2 10 (2.84%) Sonata
3 7 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.70%) SAP PS
5 2 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.57%) iTrent
5 2 (0.57%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.28%) Line 500
6 1 (0.28%) Sage BI
6 1 (0.28%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.69%) SaaS
2 11 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
3 7 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.70%) iPaaS
5 5 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.57%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.57%) IaaS
6 2 (0.57%) Office 365
6 2 (0.57%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (0.28%) Asana
7 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.28%) Force.com
7 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.99%) LAN
2 6 (1.70%) Firewall
2 6 (1.70%) Network Security
3 5 (1.42%) WAN
4 4 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.14%) VoIP
5 3 (0.85%) DHCP
5 3 (0.85%) DNS
6 2 (0.57%) Internet
6 2 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.28%) VLAN
7 1 (0.28%) VSAT
7 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.52%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (5.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (4.26%) Data Mining
5 13 (3.69%) Hadoop
6 12 (3.41%) Apache Hive
7 9 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
7 9 (2.56%) Big Data
8 7 (1.99%) QlikView
9 2 (0.57%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.28%) MS Access
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.28%) Power BI
10 1 (0.28%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 22 (6.25%) JIRA
2 18 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.42%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.42%) Maven
4 4 (1.14%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.85%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.57%) Ant
6 2 (0.57%) JUnit
6 2 (0.57%) NSubstitute
6 2 (0.57%) Subversion
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 188 (53.41%) Finance
2 50 (14.20%) Banking
3 35 (9.94%) Retail
4 14 (3.98%) Legal
5 13 (3.69%) Retail Banking
6 8 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.70%) Games
8 4 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.14%) Marketing
9 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.85%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.57%) Back Office
10 2 (0.57%) Electronics
10 2 (0.57%) Publishing
11 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 123 (34.94%) Project Manager
2 54 (15.34%) Analyst
3 34 (9.66%) Developer
4 32 (9.09%) Consultant
5 23 (6.53%) Business Analyst
5 23 (6.53%) IT Manager
5 23 (6.53%) IT Project Manager
5 23 (6.53%) Senior Manager
6 20 (5.68%) Senior Project Manager
7 19 (5.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 18 (5.11%) Delivery Manager
8 18 (5.11%) Infrastructure Manager
8 18 (5.11%) SQL BI Developer
8 18 (5.11%) SQL Developer
8 18 (5.11%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 18 (5.11%) SQL Server Developer
8 18 (5.11%) SSIS Developer
9 17 (4.83%) Technical Manager
10 16 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
11 15 (4.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.97%) .NET
2 10 (2.84%) AngularJS
2 10 (2.84%) ASP.NET
3 9 (2.56%) HTML
4 8 (2.27%) CSS
5 7 (1.99%) Web Services
6 6 (1.70%) ASP.NET Core
6 6 (1.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 5 (1.42%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.42%) jQuery
7 5 (1.42%) XML
8 4 (1.14%) Entity Framework
9 3 (0.85%) SOAP
10 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.57%) JSON
10 2 (0.57%) JSP
10 2 (0.57%) Middleware
10 2 (0.57%) WCF
10 2 (0.57%) XML Schema
10 2 (0.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 79 (22.44%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.83%) Fintech
3 15 (4.26%) PMI
4 10 (2.84%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.42%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.14%) Replication
9 3 (0.85%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.57%) ASIC
10 2 (0.57%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.57%) IVR
10 2 (0.57%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.57%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.57%) User Experience
11 1 (0.28%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.28%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.56%) Windows
2 6 (1.70%) Unix
3 4 (1.14%) Linux
4 3 (0.85%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.28%) Android
6 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (25.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 72 (20.45%) PRINCE2
4 46 (13.07%) Change Management
5 45 (12.78%) Scrum
6 41 (11.65%) Waterfall
7 34 (9.66%) Risk Management
8 33 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (9.38%) Resource Management
9 30 (8.52%) Coaching
10 28 (7.95%) Analytics
11 25 (7.10%) Business Analysis
11 25 (7.10%) Line Management
12 24 (6.82%) ITIL
13 22 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (6.25%) People Management
14 21 (5.97%) Change Control
15 20 (5.68%) Contingency Planning
15 20 (5.68%) E-Commerce
16 19 (5.40%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 59 (16.76%) SQL
2 20 (5.68%) Python
3 19 (5.40%) C#
3 19 (5.40%) T-SQL
4 18 (5.11%) Java
5 14 (3.98%) PL/SQL
6 11 (3.13%) R
7 6 (1.70%) TypeScript
8 5 (1.42%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.85%) C++
9 3 (0.85%) MATLAB
9 3 (0.85%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.57%) XPath
11 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.28%) C
11 1 (0.28%) PHP
11 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (16.76%) Degree
2 22 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 13 (3.69%) PMP
4 12 (3.41%) Master's Degree
5 10 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (1.70%) CISM
6 6 (1.70%) CISSP
7 4 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.85%) MCP
8 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.57%) CCNA
9 2 (0.57%) CISA
9 2 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.57%) ISEB
9 2 (0.57%) MBA
9 2 (0.57%) PhD
9 2 (0.57%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.28%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.10%) PMO
2 4 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.85%) GDPR
3 3 (0.85%) QA
3 3 (0.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.85%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.85%) HDFS
1 3 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.57%) DFS Replication
2 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.28%) vSphere
3 1 (0.28%) XenApp
3 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.56%) Ambari
2 3 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (0.85%) WSUS
3 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (13.35%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.53%) Oracle
3 18 (5.11%) Tableau
4 17 (4.83%) SAP
5 10 (2.84%) FNZ
6 9 (2.56%) ArcSight
6 9 (2.56%) Splunk
7 6 (1.70%) Cisco
7 6 (1.70%) Teradata
8 3 (0.85%) Citrix
8 3 (0.85%) Cloudera
8 3 (0.85%) VMware
9 2 (0.57%) Adobe
9 2 (0.57%) Cadence
9 2 (0.57%) Dell
9 2 (0.57%) EMC
9 2 (0.57%) Google
9 2 (0.57%) IBM
9 2 (0.57%) Northgate
9 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
Glasgow
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Salary: £30 - £34 per hour
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + a strong package
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Student Loans Company
Salary: From £35,307 to £40,416 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Fife
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Fife
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Metaswitch Networks
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Private Healthcare, Good Pensio
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Benefits + Personal Development
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Edinburgh
Call Centre Associates
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Call Centre Associates
Posted: 23 days ago