Period
to 19 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 114 98
Rank change year-on-year +37 -16 -14
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 76 36 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.02% 1.36% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 1.46% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 62 23 27
Edinburgh median annual salary £66,500 £72,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.28% +11.54% +23.81%
10th Percentile £42,000 £52,250 £45,513
90th Percentile £85,275 £99,250 £72,050
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 2,349 2,462 2,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.47% 93.12% 93.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,447 1,485 1,405
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% -2.22% +5.88%

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 26 (34.21%) SAP
2 25 (32.89%) CRM
3 18 (23.68%) Finance
4 16 (21.05%) Banking
5 15 (19.74%) Matrix Management
5 15 (19.74%) Line Management
5 15 (19.74%) Decision-Making
6 14 (18.42%) SAP CRM
7 13 (17.11%) GIS
7 13 (17.11%) Mobile App
7 13 (17.11%) Web Development
7 13 (17.11%) Data Science
7 13 (17.11%) Matrix Organization
8 12 (15.79%) E-Commerce
9 11 (14.47%) SLA
9 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (14.47%) Marketing
9 11 (14.47%) Escalation Management
9 11 (14.47%) Value Proposition
10 10 (13.16%) FMCG
10 10 (13.16%) Retail
11 9 (11.84%) Project Management
12 7 (9.21%) Windows
12 7 (9.21%) Dynamics CRM
12 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (9.21%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (7.89%) Data Centre
14 5 (6.58%) ITIL
15 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
15 4 (5.26%) C

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 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (18.42%) SAP CRM
2 7 (9.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (3.95%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) GIS
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.63%) Blockchain
3 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.63%) DataStage
3 2 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) ER Studio
1 2 (2.63%) Toad
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 16 (21.05%) Banking
3 11 (14.47%) Marketing
4 10 (13.16%) Retail
5 3 (3.95%) Law
5 3 (3.95%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.63%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (69.74%) Architect
2 31 (40.79%) Solutions Architect
3 26 (34.21%) SAP Architect
4 25 (32.89%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 14 (18.42%) CRM Architect
5 14 (18.42%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 14 (18.42%) Digital Architect
5 14 (18.42%) SAP CRM Architect
6 10 (13.16%) IT Manager
7 7 (9.21%) Commercial Architect
8 6 (7.89%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.58%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (5.26%) Business Architect
11 3 (3.95%) Business Manager
11 3 (3.95%) Cloud Architect
11 3 (3.95%) Head of Infrastructure
12 2 (2.63%) Head of Architecture
12 2 (2.63%) Head of IT
12 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
12 2 (2.63%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Mobile App
2 10 (13.16%) FMCG
3 6 (7.89%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.63%) Fintech
4 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.63%) Robotics
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Tandem
5 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) Mac OS
2 3 (3.95%) Windows 10
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.63%) AIX
3 2 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.89%) CRM
2 15 (19.74%) Decision-Making
2 15 (19.74%) Line Management
2 15 (19.74%) Matrix Management
3 13 (17.11%) Data Science
3 13 (17.11%) Matrix Organization
3 13 (17.11%) Web Development
4 12 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.47%) Escalation Management
5 11 (14.47%) Value Proposition
6 9 (11.84%) Project Management
7 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (9.21%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (6.58%) ITIL
9 4 (5.26%) Coaching
9 4 (5.26%) ERP
9 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) C
2 3 (3.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) CISSP
2 1 (1.32%) CISM
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (1.32%) PCI QSA
2 1 (1.32%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.47%) SLA
2 3 (3.95%) COBIT
3 1 (1.32%) GDPR
3 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.32%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) SAP
2 3 (3.95%) Cisco
2 3 (3.95%) Meraki
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.95%) VMware
3 2 (2.63%) Google
3 2 (2.63%) IBM
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (1.32%) Citrix
4 1 (1.32%) Pegasus