Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Project Planning
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 189 157
Rank change year-on-year +13 -32 +28
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 58 26 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.02% 0.50% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.55% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 58
Scotland median annual salary £54,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.24% -15.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,875 £26,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,375 £56,500 £71,875
UK median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% -

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 5148 4729 5815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.87% 91.42% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 2868 3679
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +8 36 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Dundee - 8 £54,500 -
Glasgow -12 7 £40,000 -13.98% 1
West Lothian - 6 £47,500 -
Project Planning
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 28 (48.28%) Finance
2 22 (37.93%) Banking
3 21 (36.21%) Degree
4 18 (31.03%) PRINCE2
5 17 (29.31%) Project Management
6 14 (24.14%) Retail
7 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (20.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 11 (18.97%) SAP
9 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (17.24%) Change Management
10 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
10 10 (17.24%) SAP BPC
10 10 (17.24%) Performance Management
11 9 (15.52%) Software Delivery
11 9 (15.52%) Retail Banking
11 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
12 8 (13.79%) Electronics
12 8 (13.79%) Programme Management
12 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Project
12 8 (13.79%) Windows
12 8 (13.79%) Java
12 8 (13.79%) OO
13 7 (12.07%) SDLC
13 7 (12.07%) Python
13 7 (12.07%) PMP

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 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (1.72%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (17.24%) SAP BPC
2 4 (6.90%) Finacle
2 4 (6.90%) Summit
3 1 (1.72%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.45%) QlikView
2 1 (1.72%) GIS
2 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.72%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 28 (48.28%) Finance
2 22 (37.93%) Banking
3 14 (24.14%) Retail
4 9 (15.52%) Retail Banking
5 8 (13.79%) Electronics
6 6 (10.34%) Investment Banking
7 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Project Manager
2 16 (27.59%) Senior Manager
2 16 (27.59%) Senior Project Manager
3 10 (17.24%) Consultant
3 10 (17.24%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 10 (17.24%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (17.24%) SAP Financial Consultant
4 8 (13.79%) Retail Banking Project Manager
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Software Project Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Implementation Manager
6 5 (8.62%) IT Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Banking Project Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Delivery Project Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Software Delivery Project Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) OAuth
1 5 (8.62%) OpenID
1 5 (8.62%) SAML
2 1 (1.72%) Dropwizard
2 1 (1.72%) HTML
2 1 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.72%) React
2 1 (1.72%) REST
2 1 (1.72%) RESTful
2 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.72%) PMI
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Android
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) PRINCE2
2 17 (29.31%) Project Management
3 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 12 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (17.24%) Change Management
6 10 (17.24%) Performance Management
7 9 (15.52%) Software Delivery
8 8 (13.79%) OO
8 8 (13.79%) Programme Management
8 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.07%) Configuration Management
9 7 (12.07%) Migration
9 7 (12.07%) SDLC
10 6 (10.34%) Scrum
11 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (8.62%) ITIL
11 5 (8.62%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (8.62%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) Java
2 7 (12.07%) C
2 7 (12.07%) C#
2 7 (12.07%) C++
2 7 (12.07%) Python
2 7 (12.07%) VB
3 3 (5.17%) SQL
4 1 (1.72%) Clojure
4 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) PMP
3 5 (8.62%) APMP
4 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) ISO 13485
1 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.72%) PSD2
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) SAP
2 4 (6.90%) Avaloq
2 4 (6.90%) FIS
2 4 (6.90%) Fiserv
2 4 (6.90%) Misys
3 3 (5.17%) Google
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) hybris
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft