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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 36 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 92 93 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.13% 6.54% 9.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.40% 6.83% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 62 39 77
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,800 £58,500
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
1438 1361 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.87% 95.64% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 945 870 810
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 October 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 141 (82.46%) Finance
2 68 (39.77%) Project Management
3 65 (38.01%) PRINCE2
4 42 (24.56%) Banking
5 40 (23.39%) PMI Certification
6 39 (22.81%) PMI
7 37 (21.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 31 (18.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (7.02%) Change Management
11 11 (6.43%) Windows
11 11 (6.43%) Scrum
12 10 (5.85%) Risk Management
12 10 (5.85%) Oracle
12 10 (5.85%) APMP
13 9 (5.26%) Line Management
13 9 (5.26%) SQL
13 9 (5.26%) Asset Management
14 8 (4.68%) SQL Server
14 8 (4.68%) MS Project
14 8 (4.68%) MS Office
14 8 (4.68%) Cisco
14 8 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (4.68%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (4.68%) Fibre Channel
15 7 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (4.09%) Juniper
15 7 (4.09%) IBM
15 7 (4.09%) Nortel
15 7 (4.09%) PRINCE2 Certification

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (3.51%) MS Exchange
1 6 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.58%) Drupal
2 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (4.68%) MS Project
1 8 (4.68%) MS Office
2 4 (2.34%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.68%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (4.09%) MPLS
3 6 (3.51%) Firewall
3 6 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (3.51%) FCoE
3 6 (3.51%) Ethernet
3 6 (3.51%) SAN
3 6 (3.51%) DMZ
4 3 (1.75%) LAN
4 3 (1.75%) WAN
5 1 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 141 (82.46%) Finance
2 42 (24.56%) Banking
3 6 (3.51%) Retail
4 4 (2.34%) Back Office
4 4 (2.34%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.75%) Legal
6 2 (1.17%) Games
6 2 (1.17%) International Banking
6 2 (1.17%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.17%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.17%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.58%) French Language
7 1 (0.58%) German Language
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Billing
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.51%) MSMQ
2 3 (1.75%) .NET
3 1 (0.58%) CSS
3 1 (0.58%) XHTML
3 1 (0.58%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (22.81%) PMI
2 7 (4.09%) Mainframe
3 6 (3.51%) Blackberry
3 6 (3.51%) Replication
4 4 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.17%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.58%) User Experience
7 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.58%) Social Media
7 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.43%) Windows
2 8 (4.68%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (4.09%) HPUX
3 7 (4.09%) Windows 2000
4 6 (3.51%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.17%) UNIX
6 1 (0.58%) Android
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.77%) Project Management
2 65 (38.01%) PRINCE2
3 31 (18.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (7.02%) Change Management
6 11 (6.43%) Scrum
7 10 (5.85%) Risk Management
8 9 (5.26%) Asset Management
8 9 (5.26%) Line Management
9 7 (4.09%) Workflow
10 6 (3.51%) Programme Management
10 6 (3.51%) Project Planning
10 6 (3.51%) Wealth Management
10 6 (3.51%) Business Transformation
11 4 (2.34%) People Management
11 4 (2.34%) Matrix Management
11 4 (2.34%) Resource Management
11 4 (2.34%) Investment Management
12 3 (1.75%) Supplier Management
12 3 (1.75%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.26%) SQL
2 5 (2.92%) C
2 5 (2.92%) C#
3 3 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.58%) PHP
4 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.58%) C++
4 1 (0.58%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 40 (23.39%) PMI Certification
2 37 (21.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (5.85%) APMP
4 7 (4.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (3.51%) Degree
6 2 (1.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.75%) FATCA
2 2 (1.17%) MiFID
3 1 (0.58%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) Basel III
3 1 (0.58%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.58%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (3.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (5.85%) Oracle
2 8 (4.68%) Cisco
3 7 (4.09%) IBM
3 7 (4.09%) Nortel
3 7 (4.09%) Avaya
3 7 (4.09%) Juniper
3 7 (4.09%) VMware
3 7 (4.09%) Brocade
3 7 (4.09%) Fujitsu
4 6 (3.51%) HP
4 6 (3.51%) Clearswift
4 6 (3.51%) BT
5 4 (2.34%) Microsoft
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