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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 24 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 113 91 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.38% 6.63% 6.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.91% 6.95% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 67 67 47
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average 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
1268 1309 1127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.00% 95.41% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 833 842 746
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 28 January 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 152 (74.15%) Finance
2 110 (53.66%) Project Management
3 71 (34.63%) Banking
4 69 (33.66%) PRINCE2
5 51 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (22.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 43 (20.98%) PMI Certification
8 38 (18.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 33 (16.10%) PMI
10 27 (13.17%) Scrum
11 24 (11.71%) Degree
12 21 (10.24%) Project Planning
12 21 (10.24%) Retail
13 14 (6.83%) MS Project
13 14 (6.83%) Software Engineering
13 14 (6.83%) Business Transformation
14 13 (6.34%) Retail Banking
15 12 (5.85%) Fujitsu
15 12 (5.85%) Risk Management
15 12 (5.85%) Java
15 12 (5.85%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (5.37%) APMP
16 11 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (5.37%) PMP
16 11 (5.37%) MS Excel
16 11 (5.37%) Programme Management
17 10 (4.88%) Windows
17 10 (4.88%) QA
18 9 (4.39%) Wealth Management
18 9 (4.39%) Mentoring

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 6 (2.93%) MS Exchange
1 6 (2.93%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (6.83%) MS Project
2 11 (5.37%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.44%) MS Office
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (1.46%) Temenos T24
1 3 (1.46%) Finacle
2 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.46%) SaaS
3 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.90%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (3.41%) MPLS
3 6 (2.93%) Firewall
3 6 (2.93%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (2.93%) FCoE
3 6 (2.93%) Ethernet
3 6 (2.93%) SAN
3 6 (2.93%) DMZ
4 5 (2.44%) LAN
4 5 (2.44%) WAN
5 1 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 152 (74.15%) Finance
2 71 (34.63%) Banking
3 21 (10.24%) Retail
4 13 (6.34%) Retail Banking
5 7 (3.41%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.41%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.93%) Back Office
7 5 (2.44%) Games
8 4 (1.95%) Legal
8 4 (1.95%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.98%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.98%) International Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Electronics
10 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.49%) Law
10 1 (0.49%) French Language
10 1 (0.49%) German Language
10 1 (0.49%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.90%) Web Services
2 6 (2.93%) MSMQ
3 3 (1.46%) .NET
4 2 (0.98%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.10%) PMI
2 11 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.41%) Mainframe
4 6 (2.93%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.93%) Replication
5 5 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.95%) User Experience
7 2 (0.98%) Xbox
8 1 (0.49%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.49%) FMCG
8 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.88%) Windows
2 8 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (3.41%) HPUX
3 7 (3.41%) Windows 2000
4 6 (2.93%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.98%) Android
5 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (53.66%) Project Management
2 69 (33.66%) PRINCE2
3 51 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (22.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (13.17%) Scrum
6 21 (10.24%) Project Planning
7 14 (6.83%) Software Engineering
7 14 (6.83%) Business Transformation
8 12 (5.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (5.85%) Risk Management
9 11 (5.37%) Programme Management
10 9 (4.39%) Wealth Management
10 9 (4.39%) Waterfall
10 9 (4.39%) Mentoring
11 8 (3.90%) Line Management
11 8 (3.90%) Investment Management
11 8 (3.90%) Change Management
12 7 (3.41%) Workflow
12 7 (3.41%) Matrix Management
12 7 (3.41%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.85%) Java
2 9 (4.39%) JavaScript
3 8 (3.90%) C
3 8 (3.90%) Python
4 6 (2.93%) SQL
5 2 (0.98%) C++
6 1 (0.49%) VB
6 1 (0.49%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 43 (20.98%) PMI Certification
2 38 (18.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 24 (11.71%) Degree
4 11 (5.37%) PMP
4 11 (5.37%) APMP
5 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.88%) QA
2 5 (2.44%) MiFID
2 5 (2.44%) FATCA
3 1 (0.49%) COBIT
3 1 (0.49%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (2.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (5.85%) Fujitsu
2 8 (3.90%) Oracle
2 8 (3.90%) Cisco
3 7 (3.41%) IBM
3 7 (3.41%) Nortel
3 7 (3.41%) Avaya
3 7 (3.41%) Juniper
3 7 (3.41%) VMware
3 7 (3.41%) Brocade
4 6 (2.93%) Clearswift
4 6 (2.93%) BT
4 6 (2.93%) HP
5 5 (2.44%) Niku
5 5 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.46%) Planview
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