The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 96 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 5 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 1.67% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.73% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 1
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
IT Project Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1261 1384 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.46% 96.18% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 776 900 734
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

IT Project Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

IT Project Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

IT Project Manager
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited IT Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Project Management
3 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
3 7 (29.17%) Degree
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) Banking
4 6 (25.00%) PMP
4 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.83%) Scrum
5 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 3 (12.50%) Games
7 3 (12.50%) People Management
7 3 (12.50%) Release Management
8 2 (8.33%) Retail
8 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
8 2 (8.33%) Retail Banking
8 2 (8.33%) Wealth Management
8 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (8.33%) Service Management
8 2 (8.33%) Process Management
8 2 (8.33%) ITSM
8 2 (8.33%) MS Project
8 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
9 1 (4.17%) Resource Management

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited IT Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Project
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
General
1 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Games
4 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Project Management
2 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.50%) Release Management
6 3 (12.50%) People Management
7 2 (8.33%) Wealth Management
7 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management
7 2 (8.33%) Process Management
7 2 (8.33%) ITSM
8 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) PMP
2 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft