Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Project Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 183 177
Rank change year-on-year -11 -6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 30 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.57% 0.70% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.73% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 6
Scotland median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.13% +13.53%
10th Percentile £48,188 £50,250 £53,125
90th Percentile £81,250 £66,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% 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 5,016 5,371 4,767
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.25% 96.72% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3,260 3,502 3,014
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,375 £65,000 £63,943
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 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 0 18 £75,000 +25.00%
Glasgow +4 11 £53,925 -7.82% 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Senior Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, Senior Project Manager job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 18 (60.00%) Finance
1 18 (60.00%) Project Management
2 11 (36.67%) PRINCE2
3 8 (26.67%) Firewall
4 7 (23.33%) Cisco
4 7 (23.33%) Billing
4 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) ITIL
6 5 (16.67%) LAN
6 5 (16.67%) WAN
6 5 (16.67%) Six Sigma
6 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (16.67%) Degree
6 5 (16.67%) Matrix Management
6 5 (16.67%) SaaS
6 5 (16.67%) Unified Communications
6 5 (16.67%) IaaS
7 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (13.33%) Office 365
7 4 (13.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 4 (13.33%) Presales
7 4 (13.33%) Skype
7 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (13.33%) NEC
7 4 (13.33%) ERP
8 3 (10.00%) PMP
8 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) IaaS
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) LAN
2 5 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 5 (16.67%) WAN
3 4 (13.33%) Skype
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security
4 3 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) DB2
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Billing
3 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (10.00%) Fintech
4 1 (3.33%) AS400
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Project Management
2 11 (36.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 4 (13.33%) ERP
5 4 (13.33%) Presales
6 3 (10.00%) Change Control
6 3 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (10.00%) Decision-Making
6 3 (10.00%) Proactive Management
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 2 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (10.00%) PMP
4 2 (6.67%) APMP
4 2 (6.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (3.33%) GDPR
1 1 (3.33%) PMO
1 1 (3.33%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco
2 4 (13.33%) NEC
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle