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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 91 107 96
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 18 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.15% 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.16% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £39,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,679 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
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
1383 1265 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.54% 84.33% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 879 844 652
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 26 (100.00%) Service Management
2 18 (69.23%) Degree
3 16 (61.54%) WebSphere
3 16 (61.54%) Java EE
3 16 (61.54%) Dojo
3 16 (61.54%) jQuery
3 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
3 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (61.54%) HTML
3 16 (61.54%) Java
3 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 16 (61.54%) Oracle
3 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 16 (61.54%) CSS
3 16 (61.54%) RDBMS
3 16 (61.54%) JBoss
4 14 (53.85%) JMS
4 14 (53.85%) CTI
4 14 (53.85%) JSP
4 14 (53.85%) Servlets
4 14 (53.85%) EJB
4 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 14 (53.85%) Scrum
4 14 (53.85%) EJB 3.0
4 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
5 8 (30.77%) ITIL
6 6 (23.08%) COBIT
7 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
8 4 (15.38%) ServiceNow
8 4 (15.38%) Portfolio Management

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 16 (61.54%) JBoss
1 16 (61.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
1 16 (61.54%) RDBMS
1 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (15.38%) Law
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Tester
2 7 (26.92%) Automation Tester
3 6 (23.08%) Automation Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Service Management Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Management Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Change Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Change Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) CSS
1 16 (61.54%) Java EE
1 16 (61.54%) Dojo
1 16 (61.54%) jQuery
1 16 (61.54%) HTML
2 14 (53.85%) EJB
2 14 (53.85%) EJB 3.0
2 14 (53.85%) JSP
2 14 (53.85%) Servlets
2 14 (53.85%) JMS
3 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.69%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Service Management
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 14 (53.85%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 5 (19.23%) Automation Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
6 4 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 4 (15.38%) Supplier Management
6 4 (15.38%) IT Governance
6 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) Process Management
7 2 (7.69%) MVC
7 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.69%) People Management
8 1 (3.85%) Security Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Java
1 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) COBIT
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) FrontRange
2 4 (15.38%) ServiceNow
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
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