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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 87 95 83
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 14 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.05% 0.97% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.01% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 7
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £57,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,600 £67,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £58,765 £60,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +7.14%
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
1261 1384 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.46% 96.18% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 776 900 734
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 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Senior Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Project Management
3 11 (31.43%) Banking
4 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (22.86%) Linux
6 7 (20.00%) ITIL
6 7 (20.00%) Information Security
7 6 (17.14%) COBIT
7 6 (17.14%) Windows
8 4 (11.43%) CISSP
8 4 (11.43%) CSS
8 4 (11.43%) UNIX
8 4 (11.43%) HTML
8 4 (11.43%) Java
8 4 (11.43%) SQL
8 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
8 4 (11.43%) CISA
8 4 (11.43%) LAN
8 4 (11.43%) Degree
8 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
8 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.57%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (8.57%) Cyber Security
9 3 (8.57%) Line Management
9 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.57%) Release Management
9 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
9 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
9 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
9 3 (8.57%) Information Assurance

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 2 (5.71%) JBoss
1 2 (5.71%) Apache
1 2 (5.71%) Liferay
1 2 (5.71%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Project
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) WLAN
3 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) HTTP
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
General
1 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) CSS
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) GWT
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
2 2 (5.71%) HTML5
2 2 (5.71%) Spring
3 1 (2.86%) Java EE
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) WCF
3 1 (2.86%) WPF
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
1 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (8.57%) SCADA
2 3 (8.57%) Cryptography
3 2 (5.71%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.71%) Social Media
4 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.86%) FMCG
4 1 (2.86%) Derivative
4 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.86%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) UNIX
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Project Management
2 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (20.00%) Information Security
3 7 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma
4 3 (8.57%) Benchmarking
4 3 (8.57%) Quality Management
4 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
4 3 (8.57%) Release Management
4 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
4 3 (8.57%) Information Assurance
4 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
4 3 (8.57%) Cyber Security
4 3 (8.57%) Line Management
4 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.57%) WFM
4 3 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Java
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.71%) PHP
2 2 (5.71%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) CISSP
1 4 (11.43%) CISA
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) CISM
2 3 (8.57%) MBA
3 1 (2.86%) APMP
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PMP
3 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) COBIT
2 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.71%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) Planview
3 1 (2.86%) Symantec
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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