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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 31 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 91 67 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.08% 5.59% 7.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.34% 5.89% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 56 35 64
Average salary £52,250 £47,500 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,400 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
1436 1137 1129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.93% 94.83% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 951 706 818
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 129 (70.11%) Finance
2 71 (38.59%) PRINCE2
3 69 (37.50%) Project Management
4 41 (22.28%) Banking
5 37 (20.11%) PMI Certification
6 36 (19.57%) PMI
7 35 (19.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 29 (15.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (7.61%) Change Management
10 14 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 14 (7.61%) Windows
11 11 (5.98%) Oracle
11 11 (5.98%) SQL
11 11 (5.98%) Scrum
11 11 (5.98%) Risk Management
12 10 (5.43%) C#
12 10 (5.43%) MS Project
12 10 (5.43%) Degree
13 8 (4.35%) C
13 8 (4.35%) APMP
14 7 (3.80%) Microsoft
14 7 (3.80%) Cisco
14 7 (3.80%) MS Office
14 7 (3.80%) UNIX
14 7 (3.80%) Supplier Management
15 6 (3.26%) Software Engineering
15 6 (3.26%) Retail
15 6 (3.26%) Asset Management
15 6 (3.26%) Mainframe

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (2.72%) MS Exchange
1 5 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.54%) Drupal
3 1 (0.54%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (5.43%) MS Project
2 7 (3.80%) MS Office
3 4 (2.17%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.26%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (2.72%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.72%) SAN
2 5 (2.72%) DMZ
2 5 (2.72%) MPLS
2 5 (2.72%) Firewall
2 5 (2.72%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (2.72%) FCoE
3 1 (0.54%) LAN
3 1 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 129 (70.11%) Finance
2 41 (22.28%) Banking
3 6 (3.26%) Retail
4 5 (2.72%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.17%) Automotive
6 3 (1.63%) Advertising
7 2 (1.09%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Marketing
8 1 (0.54%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.54%) Billing
8 1 (0.54%) Legal
8 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.54%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.26%) .NET
2 5 (2.72%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.54%) XHTML
3 1 (0.54%) CSS
3 1 (0.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.57%) PMI
2 6 (3.26%) Mainframe
3 5 (2.72%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.72%) Replication
4 4 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.09%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.54%) Firmware
7 1 (0.54%) FMCG
7 1 (0.54%) Social Media
7 1 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.61%) Windows
2 7 (3.80%) UNIX
3 6 (3.26%) HPUX
3 6 (3.26%) Windows 2000
3 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.72%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.54%) Linux
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (38.59%) PRINCE2
2 69 (37.50%) Project Management
3 29 (15.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (7.61%) Change Management
6 11 (5.98%) Risk Management
6 11 (5.98%) Scrum
7 7 (3.80%) Supplier Management
8 6 (3.26%) Workflow
8 6 (3.26%) Asset Management
8 6 (3.26%) Software Engineering
9 5 (2.72%) Project Planning
10 4 (2.17%) Resource Management
10 4 (2.17%) Lean Six Sigma
10 4 (2.17%) Migration
10 4 (2.17%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.17%) CRM
10 4 (2.17%) PRINCE
10 4 (2.17%) Six Sigma
11 3 (1.63%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.98%) SQL
2 10 (5.43%) C#
3 8 (4.35%) C
4 6 (3.26%) Java
5 5 (2.72%) C++
6 1 (0.54%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.54%) Perl
6 1 (0.54%) PHP
6 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (20.11%) PMI Certification
2 35 (19.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 14 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (5.43%) Degree
5 8 (4.35%) APMP
6 4 (2.17%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.17%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.09%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) Basel III
3 1 (0.54%) FATCA
System Software
1 6 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (5.98%) Oracle
2 7 (3.80%) Cisco
2 7 (3.80%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.26%) IBM
3 6 (3.26%) VMware
3 6 (3.26%) Brocade
3 6 (3.26%) Fujitsu
4 5 (2.72%) Clearswift
4 5 (2.72%) BT
4 5 (2.72%) HP
4 5 (2.72%) Nortel
4 5 (2.72%) Avaya
4 5 (2.72%) Juniper
5 3 (1.63%) Sage
5 3 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.54%) Citrix
Edinburgh & Lothians
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Car + Package DOE
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Skyscanner
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Exceptional Benefits and Environment
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago