The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Manager
Rank 150 156 143
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 19 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.43% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.45% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 11
Average salary £55,000 £47,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.18% -4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%
Technical 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
2981 3536 3091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.51% 95.10% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 2328 2011
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Technical Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Technical 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 Technical Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 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 +13 16 £57,500 +8.49% 1
Glasgow +5 2 £42,500 -
Technical Manager
UK

Technical Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.69%) Java
4 10 (20.41%) Web Services
5 9 (18.37%) Oracle
6 8 (16.33%) Banking
6 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.33%) Scrum
6 8 (16.33%) Degree
7 7 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.29%) Linux
7 7 (14.29%) Project Management
7 7 (14.29%) IBM
8 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.24%) ITIL
8 6 (12.24%) Data Management
9 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (10.20%) COBIT
9 5 (10.20%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (10.20%) XML
9 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
9 5 (10.20%) SQL
9 5 (10.20%) Windows
9 5 (10.20%) AIX
9 5 (10.20%) Python
9 5 (10.20%) SOA
9 5 (10.20%) DNS
9 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
9 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills

Technical Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.08%) FileNet
1 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) HTTP
3 3 (6.12%) Internet
4 2 (4.08%) SMTP
4 2 (4.08%) SSL
4 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.04%) DHCP
5 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.04%) PPP
5 1 (2.04%) RIP
5 1 (2.04%) OSPF
5 1 (2.04%) BGP
5 1 (2.04%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.04%) Frame Relay
5 1 (2.04%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.08%) DataStage
3 1 (2.04%) QlikView
3 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) HP UFT
1 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
1 2 (4.08%) Selenium
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Marketing
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Web Services
2 5 (10.20%) XML
3 4 (8.16%) .NET
4 2 (4.08%) WPF
5 1 (2.04%) COM
5 1 (2.04%) CSS
5 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.04%) Social Media
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) AIX
3 4 (8.16%) UNIX
4 2 (4.08%) Android
4 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (16.33%) Scrum
3 7 (14.29%) Project Management
3 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 7 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 6 (12.24%) Data Management
4 6 (12.24%) ITIL
5 5 (10.20%) SOA
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (10.20%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (10.20%) SDLC
6 4 (8.16%) Operations Management
6 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.16%) OO
6 4 (8.16%) CRM
6 4 (8.16%) Quality Management
6 4 (8.16%) Information Security
6 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.12%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) Java
2 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) Python
3 3 (6.12%) C
3 3 (6.12%) C++
4 2 (4.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) CISSP
3 1 (2.04%) PMP
3 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.04%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) COBIT
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) IBM
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.12%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.04%) Informatica
6 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com