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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 19 20 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 128 118 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.47% 8.41% 5.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.03% 8.77% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 64 90 38
Average salary £55,750 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
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
1276 1346 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.38% 95.94% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 790 868 731
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
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 27 February 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 153 (69.23%) Finance
2 120 (54.30%) Project Management
3 83 (37.56%) Banking
4 70 (31.67%) PRINCE2
5 69 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (20.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (18.10%) PMI Certification
8 34 (15.38%) Scrum
8 34 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 30 (13.57%) Retail
9 30 (13.57%) PMI
10 28 (12.67%) Project Planning
11 27 (12.22%) Degree
12 17 (7.69%) MS Excel
13 16 (7.24%) MS Project
13 16 (7.24%) Java
13 16 (7.24%) Software Engineering
13 16 (7.24%) Waterfall
13 16 (7.24%) Business Transformation
14 15 (6.79%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (5.88%) Mentoring
16 13 (5.88%) Telecoms
17 12 (5.43%) JavaScript
17 12 (5.43%) Risk Management
17 12 (5.43%) Programme Management
17 12 (5.43%) Retail Banking
18 11 (4.98%) Change Management
18 11 (4.98%) Web Services
18 11 (4.98%) Python

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (1.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.45%) JBoss
3 1 (0.45%) Apache
3 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.24%) MS Project
3 3 (1.36%) MS Office
4 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.36%) Temenos T24
1 3 (1.36%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.17%) SaaS
3 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.26%) WAN
1 5 (2.26%) LAN
2 3 (1.36%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (1.36%) MPLS
3 2 (0.90%) Firewall
3 2 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.90%) FCoE
3 2 (0.90%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.90%) SAN
3 2 (0.90%) DMZ
4 1 (0.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 153 (69.23%) Finance
2 83 (37.56%) Banking
3 30 (13.57%) Retail
4 13 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.43%) Retail Banking
6 8 (3.62%) Games
6 8 (3.62%) Investment Banking
7 7 (3.17%) General Ledger
8 6 (2.71%) Back Office
9 4 (1.81%) Legal
9 4 (1.81%) Private Banking
10 3 (1.36%) International Banking
11 2 (0.90%) Billing
12 1 (0.45%) Marketing
12 1 (0.45%) French Language
12 1 (0.45%) German Language
12 1 (0.45%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.45%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.98%) Web Services
2 7 (3.17%) Apache Flex
3 2 (0.90%) MSMQ
3 2 (0.90%) .NET
4 1 (0.45%) CSS
4 1 (0.45%) Spring
4 1 (0.45%) GWT
4 1 (0.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.57%) PMI
2 14 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.81%) User Experience
5 3 (1.36%) Xbox
6 2 (0.90%) Social Media
6 2 (0.90%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.90%) Replication
6 2 (0.90%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.90%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.90%) GIS
7 1 (0.45%) FMCG
7 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.26%) Windows
2 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (0.90%) Android
3 2 (0.90%) HPUX
3 2 (0.90%) Windows 2000
3 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.45%) Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (54.30%) Project Management
2 70 (31.67%) PRINCE2
3 69 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (20.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (15.38%) Scrum
6 28 (12.67%) Project Planning
7 16 (7.24%) Software Engineering
7 16 (7.24%) Waterfall
7 16 (7.24%) Business Transformation
8 15 (6.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 12 (5.43%) Programme Management
10 12 (5.43%) Risk Management
11 11 (4.98%) Change Management
12 10 (4.52%) Wealth Management
12 10 (4.52%) Matrix Management
13 9 (4.07%) RUP
14 8 (3.62%) Investment Management
15 7 (3.17%) Change Control
15 7 (3.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.24%) Java
2 12 (5.43%) JavaScript
3 11 (4.98%) Python
4 4 (1.81%) C
5 2 (0.90%) SQL
6 1 (0.45%) VB
6 1 (0.45%) C#
6 1 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 40 (18.10%) PMI Certification
2 34 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 27 (12.22%) Degree
4 11 (4.98%) PMP
5 7 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (2.26%) APMP
7 2 (0.90%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.98%) QA
2 6 (2.71%) MiFID
2 6 (2.71%) FATCA
3 3 (1.36%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.45%) COBIT
4 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (4.52%) Fujitsu
2 9 (4.07%) Niku
3 7 (3.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.81%) Oracle
4 4 (1.81%) Planview
4 4 (1.81%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.36%) VMware
5 3 (1.36%) Cisco
5 3 (1.36%) Nortel
5 3 (1.36%) Avaya
5 3 (1.36%) Juniper
6 2 (0.90%) Clearswift
6 2 (0.90%) BT
6 2 (0.90%) IBM
6 2 (0.90%) HP
6 2 (0.90%) Brocade
7 1 (0.45%) Google
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