Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 120 100
Rank change year-on-year +49 -20 -16
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 81 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.23% 1.22% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 1.32% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 60 17 19
Edinburgh median annual salary £66,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £42,000 £58,750 £41,225
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £66,700
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% -16.00%

IT Strategy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,358 2,420 2,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.94% 92.51% 93.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,434 1,495 1,421
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -5.56% +1.69%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,200 £29,400
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing IT Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in Edinburgh

IT Strategy
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for IT Strategy in Edinburgh

IT Strategy
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Strategy in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing IT Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 47 (58.02%) SAP
2 45 (55.56%) CRM
3 25 (30.86%) SAP CRM
4 20 (24.69%) Escalation Management
4 20 (24.69%) E-Commerce
4 20 (24.69%) SLA
4 20 (24.69%) Value Proposition
5 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (20.99%) Marketing
7 16 (19.75%) Retail
8 15 (18.52%) FMCG
9 11 (13.58%) Finance
10 10 (12.35%) Dynamics CRM
10 10 (12.35%) Coaching
11 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 9 (11.11%) Banking
11 9 (11.11%) Thought Leadership
12 8 (9.88%) Data-Driven Decision Making
12 8 (9.88%) ERP
12 8 (9.88%) Mentoring
12 8 (9.88%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (9.88%) Actionable Insight
12 8 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (9.88%) Matrix Management
13 7 (8.64%) SAP ERP
13 7 (8.64%) Line Management
14 6 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
14 6 (7.41%) Decision-Making
15 5 (6.17%) Data Science
15 5 (6.17%) Web Development

IT Strategy
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 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (30.86%) SAP CRM
2 10 (12.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (8.64%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) GIS
2 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.70%) DataStage
2 3 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) ER Studio
1 2 (2.47%) Toad
General
1 17 (20.99%) Marketing
2 16 (19.75%) Retail
3 11 (13.58%) Finance
4 9 (11.11%) Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Private Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (77.78%) Architect
2 51 (62.96%) Solutions Architect
3 46 (56.79%) SAP Architect
4 45 (55.56%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 25 (30.86%) CRM Architect
5 25 (30.86%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 25 (30.86%) SAP CRM Architect
6 15 (18.52%) Commercial Architect
7 6 (7.41%) Development Manager
7 6 (7.41%) Software Development Manager
7 6 (7.41%) Software Manager
8 5 (6.17%) Digital Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.94%) Business Architect
9 4 (4.94%) Cloud Architect
10 2 (2.47%) Applications Architect
10 2 (2.47%) Delivery Manager
10 2 (2.47%) Designer
10 2 (2.47%) Head of IT
11 1 (1.23%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.23%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (1.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) FMCG
2 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Windows
2 3 (3.70%) AIX
2 3 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.23%) Unix
3 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (55.56%) CRM
2 20 (24.69%) E-Commerce
2 20 (24.69%) Escalation Management
2 20 (24.69%) Value Proposition
3 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.35%) Coaching
5 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 9 (11.11%) Thought Leadership
6 8 (9.88%) Actionable Insight
6 8 (9.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (9.88%) Data-Driven Decision Making
6 8 (9.88%) ERP
6 8 (9.88%) Matrix Management
6 8 (9.88%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.64%) Line Management
8 6 (7.41%) Decision-Making
8 6 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (6.17%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (6.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.47%) SQL
2 1 (1.23%) C
2 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (58.02%) SAP
2 4 (4.94%) IBM
3 3 (3.70%) Google
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.23%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco
5 1 (1.23%) Citrix
5 1 (1.23%) Meraki
5 1 (1.23%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.23%) VMware