The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 86 99 88
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 13 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 0.85% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.99% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 6
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.91%
UK excluding London average salary £42,983 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +11.11%
ITSM
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1167 1410 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.38% 85.56% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 692 914 515
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITSM across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ITSM
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

ITSM Salary Trend in Edinburgh

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ITSM also 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 that cited ITSM.

1 23 (54.76%) Service Management
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) Oracle
2 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 15 (35.71%) JBoss
4 14 (33.33%) Java
4 14 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 14 (33.33%) Java EE
5 12 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (23.81%) SaaS
7 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 9 (21.43%) Supplier Management
7 9 (21.43%) Degree
8 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (19.05%) EJB
8 8 (19.05%) CSS
8 8 (19.05%) HTML
9 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
9 7 (16.67%) JSP
9 7 (16.67%) Servlets
9 7 (16.67%) MVC
9 7 (16.67%) Finance
9 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 7 (16.67%) JMS
9 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 7 (16.67%) Dojo
9 7 (16.67%) jQuery
9 7 (16.67%) JPA

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ITSM also 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 that cited ITSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (35.71%) JBoss
2 14 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) CTI
1 1 (2.38%) SMTP
1 1 (2.38%) SNMP
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JUnit
1 1 (2.38%) Selenium
1 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.38%) Selenium IDE
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Account Executive
2 10 (23.81%) Sales Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Sales Executive
2 10 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Software Sales Executive
3 5 (11.90%) Software Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Transition Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Service Transition Manager
6 2 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.76%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Services Delivery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) Java EE
2 8 (19.05%) EJB
2 8 (19.05%) CSS
2 8 (19.05%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) JSP
3 7 (16.67%) Servlets
3 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 7 (16.67%) JMS
3 7 (16.67%) Dojo
3 7 (16.67%) jQuery
3 7 (16.67%) JPA
3 7 (16.67%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Service Management
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.43%) Supplier Management
4 7 (16.67%) MVC
4 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
7 3 (7.14%) Process Management
7 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.14%) Change Management
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.76%) Release Management
8 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
8 2 (4.76%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.38%) CRM
9 1 (2.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) C
4 1 (2.38%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CISSP
2 1 (2.38%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) COBIT
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) OpenView
1 1 (2.38%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) Lotus
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