The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 122 140 134
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 43 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.30% 0.73% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.77% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 9
Average salary £47,500 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £59,600
% change year-on-year
- -3.52%
Senior Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3110 3487 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.04% 94.78% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1989 2237 1879
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 Scotland

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

Senior Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Senior Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Senior Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +28 31 £47,500 -4.52% 1
Edinburgh +6 21 £47,500 -36.66% 1
Fife - 3 - -
Renfrewshire - 3 - -
West Lothian - 3 - -
North Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £43,500 -
Senior Manager
UK

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 41 (47.13%) Finance
2 31 (35.63%) Project Management
3 30 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (27.59%) ITIL
5 19 (21.84%) PRINCE2
6 16 (18.39%) Degree
6 16 (18.39%) Waterfall
7 15 (17.24%) Security Cleared
8 14 (16.09%) Banking
9 13 (14.94%) Business Analysis
10 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (11.49%) Data Centre
11 10 (11.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (11.49%) ITIL V3
11 10 (11.49%) Information Security
12 8 (9.20%) CISM
12 8 (9.20%) SQL
12 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
12 8 (9.20%) Coaching
12 8 (9.20%) Analytics
13 7 (8.05%) Risk Management
14 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
14 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (6.90%) Linux
14 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
14 6 (6.90%) Windows
14 6 (6.90%) Oracle
14 6 (6.90%) Retail
14 6 (6.90%) Computer Science

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (4.60%) SAS
2 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Project
3 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) SPSS
4 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) WLAN
1 3 (3.45%) SAN
1 3 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (1.15%) UMTS
2 1 (1.15%) GSM
2 1 (1.15%) Wireless
2 1 (1.15%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.45%) Text Mining
3 2 (2.30%) Big Data
3 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.15%) BigTable
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.15%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.15%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.15%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) JIRA
2 1 (1.15%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 41 (47.13%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Banking
3 6 (6.90%) Retail
4 5 (5.75%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.45%) Marketing
5 3 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) HTML
1 1 (1.15%) .NET
1 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.49%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.45%) STB
4 3 (3.45%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.45%) IPTV
4 3 (3.45%) SCADA
4 3 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (3.45%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (3.45%) Video on Demand
5 2 (2.30%) Wiki
5 2 (2.30%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.15%) FMCG
6 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.15%) PMI
6 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Linux
1 6 (6.90%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) AIX
2 3 (3.45%) UNIX
3 1 (1.15%) Android
3 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (35.63%) Project Management
2 30 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (27.59%) ITIL
3 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (21.84%) PRINCE2
5 16 (18.39%) Waterfall
6 13 (14.94%) Business Analysis
7 10 (11.49%) Information Security
7 10 (11.49%) ITIL V3
8 8 (9.20%) Analytics
8 8 (9.20%) Coaching
9 7 (8.05%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.90%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.75%) SDLC
12 4 (4.60%) Supplier Management
12 4 (4.60%) Predictive Analytics
13 3 (3.45%) TDD
13 3 (3.45%) Business Development
13 3 (3.45%) Workflow
13 3 (3.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.20%) SQL
2 1 (1.15%) VB
2 1 (1.15%) VBA
2 1 (1.15%) SAS Macro
2 1 (1.15%) R
2 1 (1.15%) C#
2 1 (1.15%) Java
2 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (18.39%) Degree
2 15 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 10 (11.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (9.20%) CISM
5 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.45%) CISSP
6 3 (3.45%) MBA
6 3 (3.45%) CISA
7 2 (2.30%) PMP
7 2 (2.30%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.15%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) COBIT
2 3 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.30%) FATCA
3 2 (2.30%) COREP
3 2 (2.30%) FINREP
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) HDFS
2 1 (1.15%) GPFS
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (1.15%) SAP
3 1 (1.15%) Cognos
3 1 (1.15%) Informatica
3 1 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.15%) Teradata
3 1 (1.15%) Talend
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