Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 38 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 -24 +1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 147 169 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.80% 6.28% 11.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.23% 6.75% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76 119 184
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £51,250 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.20% -3.30% +6.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £34,339
90th Percentile £67,500 £85,000 £70,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £49,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.55% -1.50% +2.61%

Project Management 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 2,359 2,504 2,133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.02% 93.05% 93.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,422 1,500 1,358
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Edinburgh

Project Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Project Management in Edinburgh

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 73 (49.66%) Finance
2 60 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (36.05%) PRINCE2
4 31 (21.09%) Microsoft
4 31 (21.09%) Change Management
5 30 (20.41%) Risk Management
5 30 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (17.69%) Banking
7 21 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (14.29%) SDLC
8 20 (13.61%) Coaching
9 19 (12.93%) Degree
10 18 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
10 18 (12.24%) SQL
10 18 (12.24%) PMO
11 17 (11.56%) DevOps
11 17 (11.56%) Scrum
12 16 (10.88%) Microsoft Excel
12 16 (10.88%) MS Visio
12 16 (10.88%) Business Analysis
12 16 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (10.20%) Mentoring
14 14 (9.52%) Project Planning
15 13 (8.84%) Cisco
15 13 (8.84%) PMP
16 12 (8.16%) Quality Management
16 12 (8.16%) SQL Server
16 12 (8.16%) Windows
16 12 (8.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 12 (8.16%) Analytics

Project Management
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 9 (6.12%) SAS
2 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.68%) CICS
Applications
1 18 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (10.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (10.88%) MS Visio
3 12 (8.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (7.48%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.68%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.68%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.44%) Office 365
4 3 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.04%) IaaS
4 3 (2.04%) PaaS
4 3 (2.04%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.68%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (4.08%) Firewall
3 5 (3.40%) Wireless
4 3 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.04%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (2.04%) Network Security
5 2 (1.36%) Internet
5 2 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.68%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.40%) GIS
3 3 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.04%) Power BI
3 3 (2.04%) QlikView
3 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.36%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.68%) DB2
5 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 73 (49.66%) Finance
2 26 (17.69%) Banking
3 9 (6.12%) Marketing
4 7 (4.76%) Retail Banking
4 7 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.04%) Law
6 2 (1.36%) Billing
6 2 (1.36%) Legal
6 2 (1.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (34.69%) Project Manager
2 23 (15.65%) IT Manager
3 16 (10.88%) Analyst
4 13 (8.84%) IT Project Manager
5 9 (6.12%) Business Analyst
5 9 (6.12%) Senior Manager
5 9 (6.12%) Senior Project Manager
6 8 (5.44%) Test Manager
7 7 (4.76%) Architect
7 7 (4.76%) Development Manager
7 7 (4.76%) PMO Lead
7 7 (4.76%) Software Project Manager
8 6 (4.08%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (3.40%) Cisco Project Manager
9 5 (3.40%) Software Development Manager
10 4 (2.72%) Change Manager
10 4 (2.72%) Development Project Manager
10 4 (2.72%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (2.72%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.08%) .NET
2 3 (2.04%) JSON
2 3 (2.04%) OAuth
2 3 (2.04%) OAuth2
2 3 (2.04%) SAML
3 2 (1.36%) CGI
4 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.48%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.48%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.08%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.40%) Fintech
5 4 (2.72%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.04%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (2.04%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.36%) Clustering
7 2 (1.36%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.36%) PMI
7 2 (1.36%) Replication
7 2 (1.36%) User Experience
8 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.68%) Tandem
8 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.16%) Windows
2 8 (5.44%) Mac OS
2 8 (5.44%) Windows 10
2 8 (5.44%) Windows Server
2 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (36.05%) PRINCE2
3 31 (21.09%) Change Management
4 30 (20.41%) Risk Management
4 30 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 21 (14.29%) SDLC
6 20 (13.61%) Coaching
7 17 (11.56%) DevOps
7 17 (11.56%) Scrum
8 16 (10.88%) Business Analysis
9 15 (10.20%) Mentoring
10 14 (9.52%) Project Planning
11 12 (8.16%) Analytics
11 12 (8.16%) Quality Management
12 11 (7.48%) Change Control
12 11 (7.48%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (7.48%) Process Improvement
12 11 (7.48%) Programme Management
13 10 (6.80%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.24%) SQL
2 5 (3.40%) Python
3 4 (2.72%) C#
4 3 (2.04%) C
4 3 (2.04%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.68%) C++
5 1 (0.68%) COBOL
5 1 (0.68%) Java
5 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (12.93%) Degree
2 13 (8.84%) PMP
3 9 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (5.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (4.76%) PMI Certification
6 6 (4.08%) APMP
7 5 (3.40%) ISEB
7 5 (3.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (2.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.24%) PMO
2 8 (5.44%) P3O
3 7 (4.76%) GDPR
3 7 (4.76%) QA
4 6 (4.08%) Data Quality
4 6 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (3.40%) SLA
6 3 (2.04%) ISO 9001
6 3 (2.04%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.68%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.68%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.68%) PSD2
System Software
1 8 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (0.68%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 31 (21.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.84%) Cisco
3 8 (5.44%) Meraki
3 8 (5.44%) VMware
4 7 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.40%) Teradata
6 4 (2.72%) Google
7 2 (1.36%) Pega
8 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.68%) ESRI
8 1 (0.68%) HP
8 1 (0.68%) SmartStream