Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 170 201
Rank change year-on-year +19 +31 -69
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 82 30 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.44% 0.64% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.69% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 61 20 28
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £54,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.46% +28.82% -15.84%
10th Percentile £36,500 £40,375 £37,850
90th Percentile £62,500 £77,750 £55,800
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 5,281 4,340 5,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.67% 92.70% 92.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,598 2,773 3,275
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +48 61 £55,000 -8.71% 3
Glasgow -29 14 £45,000 -21.74% 7
West Lothian - 4 £55,000 -
Dundee -3 1 - -
Fife -7 1 - - 2
Inverclyde - 1 £62,500 -
Project Planning
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 54 (65.85%) Project Management
2 47 (57.32%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (47.56%) PRINCE2
4 36 (43.90%) Change Management
5 35 (42.68%) Microsoft Project
6 32 (39.02%) Banking
7 28 (34.15%) PMP
8 27 (32.93%) Microsoft Azure
8 27 (32.93%) SDLC
9 26 (31.71%) Software Delivery
9 26 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
9 26 (31.71%) Retail Banking
10 24 (29.27%) Finance
11 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
12 21 (25.61%) Retail
13 14 (17.07%) Waterfall
14 12 (14.63%) Scrum
14 12 (14.63%) SQL
15 11 (13.41%) Windows
15 11 (13.41%) Windows Server
16 10 (12.20%) Data Centre
16 10 (12.20%) .NET
16 10 (12.20%) Active Directory
16 10 (12.20%) MS Exchange
16 10 (12.20%) DNS
16 10 (12.20%) Hyper-V
16 10 (12.20%) SCCM
16 10 (12.20%) SCOM
17 9 (10.98%) Veeam
17 9 (10.98%) VPN

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 10 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.44%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.44%) SAS
3 2 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.44%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 35 (42.68%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 27 (32.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.66%) SaaS
4 1 (1.22%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.20%) DNS
2 9 (10.98%) Firewall
2 9 (10.98%) VPN
3 1 (1.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) GIS
1 3 (3.66%) Spatial Data
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.44%) Grunt
2 2 (2.44%) gulp
2 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 32 (39.02%) Banking
2 26 (31.71%) Retail Banking
3 24 (29.27%) Finance
4 21 (25.61%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (54.88%) Project Manager
2 23 (28.05%) Software Project Manager
3 13 (15.85%) Mortgage Project Manager
4 12 (14.63%) Retail Banking Project Manager
5 11 (13.41%) Banking Project Manager
6 10 (12.20%) IT Support
7 9 (10.98%) IT Support Technician
7 9 (10.98%) IT Technician
7 9 (10.98%) Support Technician
8 8 (9.76%) Senior Manager
8 8 (9.76%) Senior Project Manager
9 7 (8.54%) Developer
10 5 (6.10%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (6.10%) Delivery Project Manager
11 4 (4.88%) Agile Project Manager
11 4 (4.88%) Analyst
11 4 (4.88%) Business Change Manager
11 4 (4.88%) Business Change Project Manager
11 4 (4.88%) Healthcare Project Manager
11 4 (4.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) .NET
2 5 (6.10%) .NET Framework
2 5 (6.10%) Entity Framework
2 5 (6.10%) HTML
3 3 (3.66%) RESTful
4 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.44%) CSS
4 2 (2.44%) jQuery
4 2 (2.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.44%) User Experience
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Windows
1 11 (13.41%) Windows Server
2 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (65.85%) Project Management
2 47 (57.32%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (47.56%) PRINCE2
4 36 (43.90%) Change Management
5 27 (32.93%) SDLC
6 26 (31.71%) Software Delivery
7 14 (17.07%) Waterfall
8 12 (14.63%) Scrum
9 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (8.54%) Line Management
11 6 (7.32%) Collaborative Working
11 6 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (6.10%) MVC
12 5 (6.10%) People Management
12 5 (6.10%) Software Engineering
12 5 (6.10%) Time Management
13 4 (4.88%) Coaching
13 4 (4.88%) ITIL
13 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
13 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) SQL
2 8 (9.76%) C#
3 6 (7.32%) C
4 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (34.15%) PMP
2 7 (8.54%) Degree
3 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.44%) APMP
4 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) PMO
1 9 (10.98%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) P3O
3 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) Active Directory
1 10 (12.20%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) SCCM
1 10 (12.20%) SCOM
2 1 (1.22%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.98%) Cisco
2 9 (10.98%) Veeam
3 3 (3.66%) Pega
4 2 (2.44%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.44%) Tableau
5 1 (1.22%) iManage
5 1 (1.22%) Mitel
5 1 (1.22%) NetApp
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle
5 1 (1.22%) VMware