The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 84 93 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 21 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.37% 0.67% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 0.70% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 5
Average salary £47,500 £75,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.16%
Senior 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
1444 1431 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.19% 95.85% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 940 941 714
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Manager in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the Edinburgh region.

Senior Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title.

1 22 (52.38%) Finance
1 22 (52.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (38.10%) ITIL
3 13 (30.95%) Business Analysis
3 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
4 12 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (28.57%) Banking
5 11 (26.19%) Project Management
6 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2
6 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (23.81%) ITIL V3
7 8 (19.05%) Degree
8 7 (16.67%) Linux
8 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (14.29%) COBIT
10 5 (11.90%) Analytics
10 5 (11.90%) SQL
10 5 (11.90%) Information Security
11 4 (9.52%) Retail
11 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
11 4 (9.52%) Windows
11 4 (9.52%) SAS
11 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
12 3 (7.14%) SCADA
12 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
12 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 3 (7.14%) Business Development
12 3 (7.14%) Retail Banking
12 3 (7.14%) Cryptography

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior 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 Senior Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) Liferay
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.38%) JBoss
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Project
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) LAN
1 3 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Base SAS
1 1 (2.38%) Pentaho
1 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.38%) Mahout
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
1 1 (2.38%) BigTable
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (52.38%) Finance
2 12 (28.57%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Retail Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
1 2 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) Spring
2 1 (2.38%) GWT
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Cryptography
3 3 (7.14%) SCADA
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.38%) FMCG
4 1 (2.38%) Social Media
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) PMI
4 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) AIX
3 3 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (38.10%) ITIL
3 13 (30.95%) Business Analysis
4 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 11 (26.19%) Project Management
6 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2
6 10 (23.81%) ITIL V3
7 5 (11.90%) Information Security
7 5 (11.90%) Analytics
8 3 (7.14%) Cyber Security
8 3 (7.14%) Project Governance
8 3 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (7.14%) Benchmarking
8 3 (7.14%) Migration
8 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.14%) Information Assurance
8 3 (7.14%) Business Development
9 2 (4.76%) WFM
9 2 (4.76%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) VB
3 1 (2.38%) VBA
3 1 (2.38%) SAS Macro
3 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (19.05%) Degree
4 3 (7.14%) CISSP
4 3 (7.14%) CISA
4 3 (7.14%) CISM
4 3 (7.14%) MBA
5 1 (2.38%) PMP
5 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) COBIT
2 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) HDFS
1 1 (2.38%) GPFS
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Cognos
2 1 (2.38%) Informatica
2 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.38%) Teradata
2 1 (2.38%) Google
2 1 (2.38%) Talend
Edinburgh
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
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