Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 178 190
Rank change year-on-year +28 +12 -50
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 88 22 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.55% 0.48% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 0.52% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 57 16 28
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £43,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.44% -20.91% +4.76%
10th Percentile £40,100 £26,250 £36,913
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,875 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.81% +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 5,187 4,198 5,566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.47% 91.48% 90.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,444 2,661 3,515
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,926
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.83% +1.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £28,072
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +37 65 £57,500 +12.20% 4
Glasgow -18 16 £45,000 -1.10% 3
West Lothian - 3 - -
Fife -8 1 - -
Inverclyde - 1 £62,500 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Project Planning
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 43 (48.86%) Project Management
2 37 (42.05%) PRINCE2
3 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (40.91%) Banking
4 33 (37.50%) Finance
5 29 (32.95%) Change Management
6 28 (31.82%) Microsoft Project
7 27 (30.68%) Retail
8 25 (28.41%) Microsoft Azure
9 24 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
9 24 (27.27%) Software Delivery
9 24 (27.27%) Retail Banking
10 23 (26.14%) PMP
11 22 (25.00%) SDLC
12 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
13 12 (13.64%) Data Centre
13 12 (13.64%) Waterfall
13 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (13.64%) Degree
14 11 (12.50%) Programme Management
14 11 (12.50%) SQL
14 11 (12.50%) Windows
14 11 (12.50%) Windows Server
15 10 (11.36%) Hyper-V
15 10 (11.36%) .NET
15 10 (11.36%) MS Exchange
15 10 (11.36%) DNS
15 10 (11.36%) Active Directory
15 10 (11.36%) SCCM
15 10 (11.36%) SCOM

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 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.27%) CMS
3 2 (2.27%) Confluence
3 2 (2.27%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.27%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 28 (31.82%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Finacle
1 4 (4.55%) SAP BPC
1 4 (4.55%) Summit
2 1 (1.14%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 25 (28.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.41%) SaaS
4 1 (1.14%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) DNS
2 9 (10.23%) Firewall
2 9 (10.23%) VPN
3 1 (1.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) GIS
1 3 (3.41%) Spatial Data
1 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.14%) MySQL
2 1 (1.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) JIRA
1 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.27%) Grunt
2 2 (2.27%) gulp
2 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (40.91%) Banking
2 33 (37.50%) Finance
3 27 (30.68%) Retail
4 24 (27.27%) Retail Banking
5 6 (6.82%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (51.14%) Project Manager
2 19 (21.59%) Software Project Manager
3 18 (20.45%) Senior Manager
3 18 (20.45%) Senior Project Manager
4 14 (15.91%) Banking Project Manager
5 13 (14.77%) Retail Banking Project Manager
6 10 (11.36%) IT Support
6 10 (11.36%) Mortgage Project Manager
7 9 (10.23%) IT Support Technician
7 9 (10.23%) IT Technician
7 9 (10.23%) Support Technician
8 8 (9.09%) Delivery Project Manager
9 7 (7.95%) Developer
10 6 (6.82%) IT Manager
10 6 (6.82%) Software Delivery Project Manager
11 5 (5.68%) Implementation Manager
12 4 (4.55%) Business Change Manager
12 4 (4.55%) Business Change Project Manager
12 4 (4.55%) Consultant
12 4 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) .NET
2 5 (5.68%) .NET Framework
2 5 (5.68%) Entity Framework
2 5 (5.68%) HTML
3 4 (4.55%) OAuth
3 4 (4.55%) OpenID
3 4 (4.55%) SAML
4 3 (3.41%) RESTful
5 2 (2.27%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.27%) CSS
5 2 (2.27%) jQuery
5 2 (2.27%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.27%) User Experience
7 1 (1.14%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.14%) PMI
7 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.50%) Windows
1 11 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.86%) Project Management
2 37 (42.05%) PRINCE2
3 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (32.95%) Change Management
5 24 (27.27%) Software Delivery
6 22 (25.00%) SDLC
7 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (13.64%) Waterfall
8 11 (12.50%) Programme Management
9 7 (7.95%) Migration
9 7 (7.95%) Scrum
10 6 (6.82%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 6 (6.82%) Line Management
10 6 (6.82%) People Management
10 6 (6.82%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.68%) Conflict Management
11 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (5.68%) MVC
11 5 (5.68%) Test Strategy
11 5 (5.68%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.50%) SQL
2 8 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (26.14%) PMP
2 12 (13.64%) Degree
3 3 (3.41%) APMP
4 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) SLA
2 5 (5.68%) PMO
3 2 (2.27%) P3O
4 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.14%) PSD2
4 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.36%) Active Directory
1 10 (11.36%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) SCCM
1 10 (11.36%) SCOM
2 4 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.14%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.14%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) Cisco
2 9 (10.23%) Veeam
3 5 (5.68%) SAP
4 4 (4.55%) Avaloq
4 4 (4.55%) FIS
4 4 (4.55%) Fiserv
4 4 (4.55%) Misys
5 3 (3.41%) Google
6 2 (2.27%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.14%) HP
7 1 (1.14%) hybris
7 1 (1.14%) iManage
7 1 (1.14%) Mitel
7 1 (1.14%) NetApp
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle
7 1 (1.14%) VMware