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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 51 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 39 114 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.60% 9.21% 7.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% 9.70% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28 60 63
Median salary £60,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.23% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £47,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
1039 1175 1274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.94% 94.91% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 665 809 850
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 95 (86.36%) Project Management
2 80 (72.73%) Finance
3 51 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (44.55%) Banking
5 30 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (23.64%) Scrum
7 23 (20.91%) Retail
8 22 (20.00%) Retail Banking
9 18 (16.36%) PRINCE2
10 16 (14.55%) Oracle
11 13 (11.82%) Java
12 12 (10.91%) Change Management
12 12 (10.91%) SQL
13 11 (10.00%) GIS
13 11 (10.00%) Matrix Management
13 11 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
14 10 (9.09%) Back Office
15 9 (8.18%) Microsoft
15 9 (8.18%) Wealth Management
16 8 (7.27%) JIRA
16 8 (7.27%) MS Excel
17 7 (6.36%) PL/SQL
17 7 (6.36%) ArcGIS
17 7 (6.36%) FNZ
17 7 (6.36%) Sonata
18 6 (5.45%) MS Project
19 5 (4.55%) MS Office
19 5 (4.55%) HTML

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 7 (6.36%) ArcGIS
2 3 (2.73%) CMS
2 3 (2.73%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.45%) MS Project
3 5 (4.55%) MS Office
3 5 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.73%) Firewall
1 3 (2.73%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.00%) GIS
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.27%) JIRA
General
1 80 (72.73%) Finance
2 49 (44.55%) Banking
3 23 (20.91%) Retail
4 22 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 10 (9.09%) Back Office
6 1 (0.91%) Front Office
6 1 (0.91%) Games
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
6 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.55%) .NET
1 5 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (1.82%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.82%) CSS
2 2 (1.82%) React
3 1 (0.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.64%) Fintech
3 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.91%) PMI
4 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.73%) Linux
1 3 (2.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (86.36%) Project Management
2 51 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (23.64%) Scrum
5 18 (16.36%) PRINCE2
6 12 (10.91%) Change Management
7 11 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (10.00%) Matrix Management
8 10 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
9 9 (8.18%) Wealth Management
10 5 (4.55%) Software Delivery
11 4 (3.64%) Change Control
11 4 (3.64%) Project Governance
11 4 (3.64%) SDLC
11 4 (3.64%) Waterfall
12 3 (2.73%) Content Management
12 3 (2.73%) ETL
12 3 (2.73%) Front End Development
12 3 (2.73%) Quality Management
12 3 (2.73%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.82%) Java
2 12 (10.91%) SQL
3 7 (6.36%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (14.55%) Oracle
2 9 (8.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.36%) FNZ
4 3 (2.73%) Citrix
4 3 (2.73%) VMware
5 1 (0.91%) Charles River
5 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.91%) Vermilion
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