Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Project Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Project Manager
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 179 191
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 42 36 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.74% 0.70% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.73% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 45
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% +23.68% -13.64%
10th Percentile £52,450 £51,800 £43,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £63,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5451 4962 6098
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 95.92% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3491 3083 3922
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Senior Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in Scotland

Senior Project Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Senior Project Manager in Scotland

Senior Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Project Manager in Scotland

Senior Project Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager 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 -22 21 £62,500 -30.56% 1
Glasgow -7 14 £58,500 +3.08%
West Lothian - 5 - -
Inverclyde - 2 £41,500 -
Senior Project Manager
UK

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Senior Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 28 (66.67%) Project Management
2 26 (61.90%) Finance
3 24 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 16 (38.10%) Project Planning
5 11 (26.19%) Banking
5 11 (26.19%) Retail
5 11 (26.19%) Retail Banking
5 11 (26.19%) Change Management
5 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (26.19%) Programme Management
6 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 7 (16.67%) ITIL
8 6 (14.29%) Migration
8 6 (14.29%) Investment Banking
8 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (14.29%) Software Delivery
9 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
9 5 (11.90%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (11.90%) APMP
9 5 (11.90%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
10 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
10 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
10 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
10 4 (9.52%) B2B
10 4 (9.52%) Oracle
10 4 (9.52%) Misys
10 4 (9.52%) Marketing

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Finacle
1 4 (9.52%) Summit
2 3 (7.14%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 26 (61.90%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Banking
2 11 (26.19%) Retail
2 11 (26.19%) Retail Banking
3 6 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
5 4 (9.52%) Marketing
5 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.38%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Fintech
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Project Management
2 24 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 16 (38.10%) Project Planning
4 11 (26.19%) Change Management
4 11 (26.19%) Programme Management
4 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (16.67%) ITIL
6 7 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 6 (14.29%) Migration
7 6 (14.29%) Software Delivery
8 5 (11.90%) Knowledge Management
8 5 (11.90%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (9.52%) B2B
9 4 (9.52%) Business Development
9 4 (9.52%) Conflict Management
9 4 (9.52%) Line Management
9 4 (9.52%) Programme Delivery
9 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Java
1 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) APMP
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.76%) PMP
4 1 (2.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Avaloq
1 4 (9.52%) FIS
1 4 (9.52%) Fiserv
1 4 (9.52%) Misys
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) FNZ
3 2 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Progress