Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 178 205
Rank change year-on-year -7 +27 -72
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 42 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.76% 0.82% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.89% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 27
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £54,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.67% +29.76% -13.81%
10th Percentile £34,000 £37,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £54,150
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

Project Planning 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 5,129 4,971 5,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.92% 92.54% 92.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,417 3,093 3,112
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,550 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,690
% change year-on-year - +4.84% +0.40%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Scotland

Project Planning
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Project Planning in Scotland

Project Planning
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Planning in Scotland

Project Planning
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 Planning within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
Edinburgh +12 30 £52,750 -24.64% 2
Glasgow -23 9 £47,500 -17.39% 4
West Lothian -10 3 £55,000 +15.79%
Project Planning
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 30 (71.43%) Project Management
2 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (54.76%) PRINCE2
4 21 (50.00%) Change Management
5 18 (42.86%) Finance
6 16 (38.10%) PMP
6 16 (38.10%) Banking
7 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Project
8 13 (30.95%) SDLC
9 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (26.19%) Software Delivery
10 11 (26.19%) Retail Banking
11 10 (23.81%) PMO
12 9 (21.43%) Scrum
13 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (14.29%) Line Management
15 6 (14.29%) Project Governance
15 6 (14.29%) Retail
15 6 (14.29%) C
15 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
16 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
16 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
16 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
16 5 (11.90%) Portfolio Management
16 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
16 5 (11.90%) Budgeting and Forecasting
16 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving

Project Planning
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 2 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 16 (38.10%) Banking
3 11 (26.19%) Retail Banking
4 6 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Project Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Software Project Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Retail Banking Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Mortgage Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Healthcare Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Healthcare Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Pensions Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) PMO Lead
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Analytics Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Data Analytics Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Data Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Network Architect
6 2 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Project Management
2 27 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (54.76%) PRINCE2
4 21 (50.00%) Change Management
5 13 (30.95%) SDLC
6 11 (26.19%) Software Delivery
7 9 (21.43%) Scrum
8 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (14.29%) Line Management
9 6 (14.29%) Project Governance
10 5 (11.90%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
10 5 (11.90%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
11 4 (9.52%) Decision-Making
11 4 (9.52%) Process Management
11 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
11 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) C
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) PMP
2 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (9.52%) APMP
4 3 (7.14%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) CCIE
5 2 (4.76%) CCNA
5 2 (4.76%) CCNP
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) PMO
2 4 (9.52%) P3O
3 2 (4.76%) QA
4 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Pega
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco
3 2 (4.76%) Tableau
4 1 (2.38%) Capita