The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 25 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 112 148 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.15% 8.95% 6.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.57% 9.38% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 55 88 34
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
1307 1577 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.05% 95.40% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 786 1015 609
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 134 (61.19%) Finance
2 123 (56.16%) Project Management
3 82 (37.44%) Banking
4 74 (33.79%) PRINCE2
5 68 (31.05%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (22.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 37 (16.89%) PMI Certification
8 36 (16.44%) Scrum
8 36 (16.44%) Retail
9 33 (15.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 31 (14.16%) Degree
11 26 (11.87%) Project Planning
11 26 (11.87%) PMI
12 24 (10.96%) MS Excel
13 23 (10.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (8.22%) Waterfall
15 17 (7.76%) Java
15 17 (7.76%) Retail Banking
16 16 (7.31%) Programme Management
16 16 (7.31%) Software Engineering
16 16 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (6.85%) Mentoring
17 15 (6.85%) MS Project
17 15 (6.85%) Microsoft
18 14 (6.39%) Investment Banking
18 14 (6.39%) Change Management
18 14 (6.39%) Business Transformation
19 13 (5.94%) Change Control
19 13 (5.94%) Telecoms
20 12 (5.48%) JavaScript

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.46%) JBoss
2 1 (0.46%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.85%) MS Project
3 9 (4.11%) MS Office
4 6 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.37%) Temenos T24
2 3 (1.37%) Finacle
2 3 (1.37%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.20%) SaaS
3 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.37%) Intranet
2 2 (0.91%) LAN
2 2 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.46%) SQL Server
General
1 134 (61.19%) Finance
2 82 (37.44%) Banking
3 36 (16.44%) Retail
4 17 (7.76%) Retail Banking
5 14 (6.39%) Investment Banking
6 13 (5.94%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.20%) General Ledger
8 6 (2.74%) Games
9 3 (1.37%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.91%) Back Office
10 2 (0.91%) Legal
10 2 (0.91%) Billing
10 2 (0.91%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.91%) Marketing
11 1 (0.46%) International Banking
11 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.46%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.02%) Web Services
2 7 (3.20%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.46%) WPF
3 1 (0.46%) GWT
3 1 (0.46%) jQuery
3 1 (0.46%) Spring
3 1 (0.46%) .NET
3 1 (0.46%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.87%) PMI
2 16 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.83%) User Experience
5 3 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.37%) Xbox
5 3 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.91%) FMCG
6 2 (0.91%) Social Media
6 2 (0.91%) GIS
7 1 (0.46%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.46%) Tandem
7 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.91%) Android
1 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.46%) Windows
2 1 (0.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (56.16%) Project Management
2 74 (33.79%) PRINCE2
3 68 (31.05%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (22.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (16.44%) Scrum
6 26 (11.87%) Project Planning
7 23 (10.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (8.22%) Waterfall
9 16 (7.31%) Programme Management
9 16 (7.31%) Software Engineering
10 15 (6.85%) Mentoring
11 14 (6.39%) Business Transformation
11 14 (6.39%) Change Management
12 13 (5.94%) Change Control
13 11 (5.02%) Risk Management
14 10 (4.57%) Matrix Management
15 9 (4.11%) Quality Management
15 9 (4.11%) RUP
16 7 (3.20%) CRM
16 7 (3.20%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.76%) Java
2 12 (5.48%) JavaScript
3 11 (5.02%) Python
4 3 (1.37%) C
5 2 (0.91%) C#
6 1 (0.46%) C++
6 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (16.89%) PMI Certification
2 33 (15.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 31 (14.16%) Degree
4 11 (5.02%) PMP
5 9 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.37%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.02%) QA
2 4 (1.83%) FATCA
2 4 (1.83%) MiFID
3 3 (1.37%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.46%) COBIT
Vendors
1 15 (6.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.11%) Niku
3 8 (3.65%) Fujitsu
4 4 (1.83%) Planview
4 4 (1.83%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.46%) Google
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle
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