The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £57,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Project Manager
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 76 101
Rank change year-on-year -12 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 12 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.97% 1.60% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.67% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 2
Median salary £57,000 £65,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.30% +40.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £42,500 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year - +4.71%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1179 1137 1344
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.85% 95.87% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 729 652 841
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,100 £60,000 £66,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Edinburgh

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in Edinburgh

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in Edinburgh

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Project Management
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) Contingency Planning
6 4 (26.67%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (26.67%) IT Strategy
7 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) SDLC
8 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Front Office
8 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
9 1 (6.67%) Data Management
9 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
9 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
9 1 (6.67%) CRM
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Contingency Planning
4 4 (26.67%) IT Strategy
4 4 (26.67%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) CRM
7 1 (6.67%) Data Management
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft