The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 25 22 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 90 112 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.59% 7.68% 5.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.95% 8.05% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 60 68 43
Median salary £55,000 £51,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
1132 1391 1435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.53% 95.34% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 661 916 950
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 24 July 2016.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 146 (70.19%) Finance
2 123 (59.13%) Project Management
3 77 (37.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (36.06%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (33.17%) Banking
5 69 (33.17%) PRINCE2
6 40 (19.23%) Waterfall
7 33 (15.87%) Data Centre
8 30 (14.42%) Retail
9 29 (13.94%) Scrum
10 25 (12.02%) Matrix Management
11 24 (11.54%) Line Management
12 21 (10.10%) ITIL
13 19 (9.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 18 (8.65%) ITIL V3
15 16 (7.69%) Security Cleared
15 16 (7.69%) Business Analysis
16 14 (6.73%) JIRA
16 14 (6.73%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (6.25%) Change Management
17 13 (6.25%) PMP
18 12 (5.77%) Oracle
19 11 (5.29%) APMP
20 10 (4.81%) Retail Banking
20 10 (4.81%) SQL
20 10 (4.81%) PMI Certification
21 9 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
21 9 (4.33%) MS Project
21 9 (4.33%) Project Planning
21 9 (4.33%) Asset Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.85%) Confluence
2 4 (1.92%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.44%) ArcGIS
3 3 (1.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.33%) MS Project
2 6 (2.88%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.92%) MS Office
3 4 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.88%) Sonata
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) HTTP
1 1 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.40%) GIS
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (6.73%) JIRA
General
1 146 (70.19%) Finance
2 69 (33.17%) Banking
3 30 (14.42%) Retail
4 14 (6.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (4.81%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.40%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.44%) Back Office
8 2 (0.96%) Billing
9 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.48%) Law
9 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.96%) CGI
2 1 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.87%) Data Centre
2 6 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.92%) PMI
3 4 (1.92%) Virtual Team
4 2 (0.96%) Fintech
4 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.48%) Smart Energy
5 1 (0.48%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.48%) Linux
1 1 (0.48%) Unix
1 1 (0.48%) Windows
1 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (59.13%) Project Management
2 77 (37.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (36.06%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (33.17%) PRINCE2
5 40 (19.23%) Waterfall
6 29 (13.94%) Scrum
7 25 (12.02%) Matrix Management
8 24 (11.54%) Line Management
9 21 (10.10%) ITIL
10 18 (8.65%) ITIL V3
11 16 (7.69%) Business Analysis
12 13 (6.25%) Change Management
13 9 (4.33%) Asset Management
13 9 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (4.33%) Project Planning
13 9 (4.33%) SDLC
14 8 (3.85%) Wealth Management
15 7 (3.37%) Analytics
15 7 (3.37%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (3.37%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.81%) SQL
2 8 (3.85%) Java
3 6 (2.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.48%) C
4 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (9.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 16 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 13 (6.25%) PMP
4 11 (5.29%) APMP
5 10 (4.81%) PMI Certification
6 7 (3.37%) Degree
7 6 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.85%) PMBOK
2 5 (2.40%) Basel III
2 5 (2.40%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (2.40%) EMIR
2 5 (2.40%) MiFID
2 5 (2.40%) UCITS
3 1 (0.48%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (5.77%) Oracle
2 7 (3.37%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.88%) FNZ
4 1 (0.48%) Capita
4 1 (0.48%) Charles River
4 1 (0.48%) iManage
4 1 (0.48%) NEC
4 1 (0.48%) Planview
4 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.48%) Vermilion
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