The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 99 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 7 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.57% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.60% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 5
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Software 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
1415 1165 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.74% 95.10% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 928 723 822
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Software Project Manager
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Software 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 Software Project Manager in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Software 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 Software Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago