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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 73 94 92
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 28 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.07% 0.57% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 0.68% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 4
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -39.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,650 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £30,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,837 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -5.55%
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
1140 1177 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.32% 83.89% 82.25%
Number of salaries quoted 695 768 610
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITSM across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

ITSM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (57.78%) Service Management
2 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) Oracle
2 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
3 13 (28.89%) JBoss
4 12 (26.67%) Java
4 12 (26.67%) WebSphere
4 12 (26.67%) Java EE
4 12 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (24.44%) Supplier Management
6 10 (22.22%) SaaS
6 10 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (22.22%) Finance
7 9 (20.00%) Degree
8 8 (17.78%) Banking
8 8 (17.78%) EJB
9 7 (15.56%) JSP
9 7 (15.56%) Servlets
9 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
9 7 (15.56%) JMS
9 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
9 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
9 7 (15.56%) EJB 3.0
10 6 (13.33%) assyst
10 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (13.33%) HTML
10 6 (13.33%) CSS
11 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
11 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
11 5 (11.11%) Change Management

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (28.89%) JBoss
2 12 (26.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.22%) Mule
3 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) assyst
2 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) SMTP
1 1 (2.22%) SNMP
1 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.22%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JUnit
1 1 (2.22%) Selenium
1 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.22%) Selenium IDE
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) German Language
4 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Sales Executive
2 10 (22.22%) Sales Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Account Executive
3 8 (17.78%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Transition Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Software Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Software Sales Executive
5 5 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Services Delivery Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.44%) Service Transition Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) Java EE
2 8 (17.78%) EJB
3 7 (15.56%) JSP
3 7 (15.56%) Servlets
3 7 (15.56%) JMS
3 7 (15.56%) EJB 3.0
4 6 (13.33%) HTML
4 6 (13.33%) CSS
5 5 (11.11%) Dojo
5 5 (11.11%) jQuery
5 5 (11.11%) JPA
5 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Camel
6 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.44%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Service Management
2 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (24.44%) Supplier Management
4 10 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.11%) Change Management
6 5 (11.11%) MVC
7 4 (8.89%) Project Management
7 4 (8.89%) ITIL
8 3 (6.67%) Process Management
8 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Release Management
9 2 (4.44%) Regression Testing
9 2 (4.44%) PRINCE
9 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.22%) UML
10 1 (2.22%) CRM
10 1 (2.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) Java
2 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) OpenView
1 1 (2.22%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
1 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Lotus
4 1 (2.22%) Remedy
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe
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