Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Strategic Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Strategic Planning over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Strategic Planning
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 188 210
Rank change year-on-year -26 +22 +17
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Planning 13 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.24% 0.21% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.23% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 16
Scotland median annual salary £34,750 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.84% -13.64% -3.51%
10th Percentile £33,250 £34,250 £38,125
90th Percentile £39,125 £89,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% -4.00%

Strategic 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 5,006 4,283 5,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.13% 91.28% 90.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,272 2,701 3,489
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,786 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.49% +2.71% +5.56%

Strategic Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Strategic Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Planning in Scotland

Strategic Planning
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Strategic Planning in Scotland.

Salary trend for Strategic Planning in Scotland

Strategic 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 Strategic Planning within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Glasgow -16 10 £36,750 -8.13% 1
Renfrewshire - 2 £34,500 -
Edinburgh -24 1 - - 2
Strategic Planning
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Strategic 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 Strategic Planning.

1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) J2EE
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 8 (61.54%) Open Source
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) SCCM
4 2 (15.38%) HP Storage
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (15.38%) VLAN

Strategic 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 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
1 8 (61.54%) Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) ICT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Commercial Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Commercial Performance Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Hibernate
1 8 (61.54%) J2EE
1 8 (61.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) HP Storage
2 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) Open Source
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
1 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 2 (15.38%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (7.69%) Business Forecasting
3 1 (7.69%) Competitor Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Contract Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Information Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Security Management
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau