The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Manager
Rank 92 78 108
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 3 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 1.62% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 1.69% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 0
Average salary £32,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Technical 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
1203 1303 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.65% 95.74% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 815 823 874
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft