The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Manager
Rank 98 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 9 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.61% 0.73% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.76% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1409 1177 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.98% 96.00% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 928 743 762
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Manager
Scotland

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Technical 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 Technical Manager in their job title.

1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 6 (31.58%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) UNIX
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) Automotive
5 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) C++
5 4 (21.05%) C
5 4 (21.05%) ISO 9001
5 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
6 3 (15.79%) Analytics
6 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (15.79%) Product Management
6 3 (15.79%) SaaS
6 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Big Data
6 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
6 3 (15.79%) Use Case

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Technical 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 Technical Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Couchbase
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (21.05%) Automotive
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) COM
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Debian
4 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) CentOS
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Product Management
4 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
4 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
4 3 (15.79%) Use Case
4 3 (15.79%) Time Management
5 2 (10.53%) Release Management
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) C
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh
Microsoft
Posted: 3 days ago