Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 27 9
Rank change year-on-year +3 -18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 210 195 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.01% 7.87% 13.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.58% 8.49% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 133 165 230
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,461 £53,600 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.13% +2.10% +12.90%
10th Percentile £33,600 £36,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,500 £77,500 £70,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year - +3.63% -0.98%

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 2,447 2,296 2,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.29% 92.62% 92.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,534 1,431 1,448
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,830 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.84% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 83 (39.52%) Finance
2 81 (38.57%) PRINCE2
3 79 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (31.90%) Change Management
5 51 (24.29%) Banking
6 46 (21.90%) PMP
7 39 (18.57%) Amazon AWS
7 39 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (18.10%) Continuous Improvement
8 38 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (16.19%) SDLC
10 33 (15.71%) Business Analysis
11 32 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
12 30 (14.29%) Degree
13 29 (13.81%) Project Planning
13 29 (13.81%) Microsoft Project
14 28 (13.33%) PMI Certification
14 28 (13.33%) Scrum
15 27 (12.86%) DevOps
16 26 (12.38%) Microsoft
17 24 (11.43%) Programme Management
18 23 (10.95%) Microsoft Excel
19 22 (10.48%) Risk Management
19 22 (10.48%) Mentoring
20 21 (10.00%) PMO
20 21 (10.00%) Retail Banking
21 20 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
21 20 (9.52%) SQL
21 20 (9.52%) Coaching
22 19 (9.05%) Software Delivery

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 11 (5.24%) SAS
2 4 (1.90%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.48%) Apache
4 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.48%) CICS
4 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.48%) JBoss
4 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.48%) nginx
Applications
1 29 (13.81%) Microsoft Project
2 23 (10.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (8.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (7.62%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.48%) Eikon
1 1 (0.48%) Elite 3E
1 1 (0.48%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.48%) Sonata
1 1 (0.48%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 39 (18.57%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (15.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (4.29%) IaaS
4 9 (4.29%) PaaS
4 9 (4.29%) SaaS
5 4 (1.90%) GitHub
5 4 (1.90%) Office 365
6 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.48%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.48%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.38%) Firewall
1 5 (2.38%) Wireless
2 4 (1.90%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (0.95%) SAN
3 2 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.48%) ATM
4 1 (0.48%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.43%) GIS
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.48%) DB2
5 1 (0.48%) MySQL
5 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.48%) Power BI
5 1 (0.48%) QlikView
5 1 (0.48%) SAS EBI
5 1 (0.48%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Jenkins
1 4 (1.90%) JIRA
1 4 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.90%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.48%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 83 (39.52%) Finance
2 51 (24.29%) Banking
3 21 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 17 (8.10%) Marketing
5 9 (4.29%) Retail
6 5 (2.38%) Law
6 5 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.95%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Back Office
8 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 75 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 37 (17.62%) IT Manager
3 29 (13.81%) Analyst
4 28 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
5 20 (9.52%) Software Project Manager
6 13 (6.19%) Delivery Manager
7 12 (5.71%) Business Analyst
8 11 (5.24%) Architect
9 10 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
10 9 (4.29%) Senior Manager
10 9 (4.29%) Senior Project Manager
11 8 (3.81%) Development Manager
12 7 (3.33%) Data Analyst
12 7 (3.33%) Mortgage Project Manager
12 7 (3.33%) Retail Banking Project Manager
12 7 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (2.86%) Senior IT Manager
13 6 (2.86%) Senior IT Project Manager
13 6 (2.86%) Service Manager
13 6 (2.86%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.29%) .NET
1 9 (4.29%) JSON
2 4 (1.90%) Middleware
3 3 (1.43%) OAuth
3 3 (1.43%) OAuth2
3 3 (1.43%) SAML
4 1 (0.48%) scikit-learn
4 1 (0.48%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.19%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.29%) Enterprise Cloud
4 9 (4.29%) FMCG
5 6 (2.86%) Fintech
5 6 (2.86%) PMI
6 5 (2.38%) User Experience
7 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.90%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.95%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.48%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.48%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.48%) Tandem
10 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.67%) Windows
2 6 (2.86%) Linux
2 6 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.38%) Windows 10
3 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.90%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (38.57%) PRINCE2
2 79 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (31.90%) Change Management
4 38 (18.10%) Continuous Improvement
4 38 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (16.19%) SDLC
6 33 (15.71%) Business Analysis
7 29 (13.81%) Project Planning
8 28 (13.33%) Scrum
9 27 (12.86%) DevOps
10 24 (11.43%) Programme Management
11 22 (10.48%) Mentoring
11 22 (10.48%) Risk Management
12 20 (9.52%) Coaching
13 19 (9.05%) Software Delivery
14 17 (8.10%) ITIL
15 14 (6.67%) Line Management
15 14 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (6.19%) Analytics
17 11 (5.24%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.52%) SQL
2 13 (6.19%) PowerShell
3 12 (5.71%) Python
4 7 (3.33%) C
5 4 (1.90%) C#
6 1 (0.48%) C++
6 1 (0.48%) COBOL
6 1 (0.48%) Java
6 1 (0.48%) Perl
6 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (21.90%) PMP
2 30 (14.29%) Degree
3 28 (13.33%) PMI Certification
4 9 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (2.86%) APMP
6 5 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.43%) CAPM
8 3 (1.43%) ISEB
9 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.48%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.00%) PMO
2 12 (5.71%) PMBOK
3 9 (4.29%) Data Quality
4 7 (3.33%) GDPR
4 7 (3.33%) SLA
5 6 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (2.86%) P3O
6 4 (1.90%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.90%) QA
7 2 (0.95%) PSD2
8 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.48%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.48%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 5 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) Squid
2 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (6.19%) Ansible
2 4 (1.90%) Nagios
2 4 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.90%) yum
3 3 (1.43%) SCCM
4 2 (0.95%) SCOM
5 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.48%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.48%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 26 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.29%) Cisco
3 6 (2.86%) VMware
4 5 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.38%) Teradata
5 4 (1.90%) AppDynamics
5 4 (1.90%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.90%) Meraki
5 4 (1.90%) New Relic
5 4 (1.90%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.43%) Brocade
6 3 (1.43%) Pega
7 2 (0.95%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.95%) Google
7 2 (0.95%) HP
7 2 (0.95%) Informatica
7 2 (0.95%) Mitel
8 1 (0.48%) Capita
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle
8 1 (0.48%) SmartStream