Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 99 125
Rank change year-on-year -31 +26 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 24 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.88% 1.54% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.62% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 17
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £65,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.93% +9.17% -6.98%
10th Percentile £37,150 £58,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £56,750 £70,250 £69,000
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -36.15% +8.33% -2.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2615 2226 2888
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 95.29% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1460 1848
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,800 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in Edinburgh

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 19 (79.17%) Project Management
2 15 (62.50%) Document Management
3 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (58.33%) Finance
4 13 (54.17%) iManage
5 12 (50.00%) GDPR
6 11 (45.83%) Windows 10
6 11 (45.83%) SCCM
6 11 (45.83%) SCOM
6 11 (45.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (45.83%) Practice Management
6 11 (45.83%) VMware
6 11 (45.83%) IP Telephony
6 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 11 (45.83%) Windows
6 11 (45.83%) ISO 9001
7 10 (41.67%) Legal
7 10 (41.67%) MobileIron
7 10 (41.67%) Mimecast
8 9 (37.50%) Scrum
8 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
10 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
11 6 (25.00%) Kanban
11 6 (25.00%) Degree
11 6 (25.00%) PMP
11 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
12 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
12 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) EDRMS
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Legal
3 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Billing
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) PMI
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
1 11 (45.83%) Windows 10
1 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Project Management
2 15 (62.50%) Document Management
3 11 (45.83%) Practice Management
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Scrum
5 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
7 6 (25.00%) Kanban
8 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
9 3 (12.50%) CRM
9 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
9 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 3 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (12.50%) Resource Management
9 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Migration
10 2 (8.33%) SDLC
10 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (4.17%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
1 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 6 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) GDPR
2 11 (45.83%) ISO 9001
2 11 (45.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (12.50%) PMBOK
3 3 (12.50%) PMO
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) SCCM
1 11 (45.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) iManage
3 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 10 (41.67%) MobileIron