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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Manager
Rank 127 124 122
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 29 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 1.08% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.13% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 20
Average salary £63,000 £60,000 £56,074
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £51,450 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
2907 3101 2778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.11% 95.53% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1897 2012 1895
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Edinburgh +3 12 £60,250 -7.30% 3
Glasgow +12 8 £75,000 +42.85% 1
Stirling -7 7 £52,500 -
Fife +3 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Senior Manager
UK

Senior Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (67.74%) Finance
2 32 (51.61%) Project Management
3 20 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (30.65%) Banking
5 18 (29.03%) PRINCE2
6 10 (16.13%) Project Planning
7 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.06%) Degree
8 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (8.06%) Change Management
8 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.45%) Information Security
9 4 (6.45%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (6.45%) ITIL
9 4 (6.45%) MS Project
9 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
9 4 (6.45%) QA
9 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.84%) Coaching
10 3 (4.84%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.84%) Line Management
10 3 (4.84%) Release Management
10 3 (4.84%) WFM
10 3 (4.84%) COBIT
10 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (4.84%) Windows
10 3 (4.84%) Linux

Senior Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (1.61%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Project
2 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) MS Office
4 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) LAN
1 1 (1.61%) WAN
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
General
1 42 (67.74%) Finance
2 19 (30.65%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) International Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) CSS
1 2 (3.23%) .NET
1 2 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) JSON
2 1 (1.61%) WCF
2 1 (1.61%) WPF
2 1 (1.61%) Java EE
2 1 (1.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.61%) FMCG
1 1 (1.61%) Hedge funds
1 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
1 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.61%) Derivative
1 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (1.61%) Equities
1 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
1 3 (4.84%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Project Management
2 20 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (29.03%) PRINCE2
4 10 (16.13%) Project Planning
5 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (8.06%) Change Management
6 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.45%) Information Security
7 4 (6.45%) Programme Management
7 4 (6.45%) ITIL
7 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.84%) Coaching
8 3 (4.84%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.84%) Line Management
8 3 (4.84%) Release Management
8 3 (4.84%) WFM
8 3 (4.84%) Quality Management
8 3 (4.84%) Scrum
9 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) C#
1 2 (3.23%) Java
1 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.23%) PHP
2 1 (1.61%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) Python
2 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (8.06%) Degree
3 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.23%) ISEB
4 2 (3.23%) PMP
4 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.61%) APMP
5 1 (1.61%) CISSP
5 1 (1.61%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) COBIT
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (1.61%) Hyland
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