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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 139 112
Rank change year-on-year +8 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 10 25 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.43% 0.84% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.93% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 32
Median salary £51,250 £43,125 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.84% -28.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,050 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £54,200 £61,350
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -4.49%  

Project Planning 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 2131 2678 2747
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.22% 90.47% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1729 1674
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Project Planning as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 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
Glasgow +19 6 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Edinburgh -13 2 £51,250 +5.67%
Dundee +8 1 - - 1
Fife +3 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Project Planning
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Time Management
4 5 (25.00%) Unix
4 5 (25.00%) Sybase
5 4 (20.00%) DB2
5 4 (20.00%) MQSeries
5 4 (20.00%) SAS
5 4 (20.00%) Mainframe
5 4 (20.00%) JCL
5 4 (20.00%) Middleware
5 4 (20.00%) REXX
5 4 (20.00%) zOS
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Assembly Language
5 4 (20.00%) CA
5 4 (20.00%) Security Management
5 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (20.00%) Banking
5 4 (20.00%) People Management
5 4 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
5 4 (20.00%) CLIST
5 4 (20.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 4 (20.00%) ISPF
6 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) Information Security
6 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.00%) MS Project
6 3 (15.00%) Perl

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 4 (20.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (20.00%) SAS
2 2 (10.00%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (10.00%) SSH
1 2 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Principal Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Head of IT
5 1 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Controller
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) ISPF
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) WSDL
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) PKI
4 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
2 4 (20.00%) zOS
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) Time Management
3 4 (20.00%) People Management
3 4 (20.00%) Security Management
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (10.00%) Network Design
5 2 (10.00%) Physics
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) Process Management
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Assembly Language
2 4 (20.00%) CLIST
2 4 (20.00%) JCL
2 4 (20.00%) REXX
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) COSHH
2 1 (5.00%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 4 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) RACF
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Sybase
2 4 (20.00%) CA
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
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