Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 18 9
Rank change year-on-year -13 -9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 177 208 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.82% 9.58% 13.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.47% 10.34% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 124 152 225
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% +0.95% +14.13%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £69,625 £70,250 £68,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 2,371 2,011 2,564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.40% 92.59% 91.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,480 1,348 1,633
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,750 £70,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 73 (41.24%) Finance
2 71 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (27.12%) PRINCE2
4 40 (22.60%) Microsoft
5 29 (16.38%) Degree
6 28 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (15.25%) PMP
7 27 (15.25%) Waterfall
8 25 (14.12%) SQL Server
9 23 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (12.99%) SDLC
10 22 (12.43%) Banking
10 22 (12.43%) Change Management
11 21 (11.86%) Business Analysis
12 20 (11.30%) Project Planning
12 20 (11.30%) Microsoft Project
13 19 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (10.17%) PMI Certification
14 18 (10.17%) ETL
14 18 (10.17%) Scrum
15 17 (9.60%) Retail
15 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
15 17 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
15 17 (9.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 17 (9.60%) PMO
16 16 (9.04%) VMware
16 16 (9.04%) Windows
17 15 (8.47%) Document Management
18 14 (7.91%) SCCM
18 14 (7.91%) ITIL

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 7 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.39%) SAS
3 4 (2.26%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.13%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.56%) Apache
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
5 1 (0.56%) Confluence
5 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (11.30%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (3.95%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.13%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.13%) BPCS
2 2 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.13%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.56%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.08%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.13%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.21%) LAN
1 11 (6.21%) WAN
2 9 (5.08%) IP Telephony
3 6 (3.39%) VoIP
4 5 (2.82%) DHCP
4 5 (2.82%) DNS
4 5 (2.82%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.13%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.13%) MPLS
6 1 (0.56%) BGP
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.56%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.56%) Firewall
6 1 (0.56%) Internet
6 1 (0.56%) IPsec
6 1 (0.56%) Multicast
6 1 (0.56%) OSPF
6 1 (0.56%) SAN
6 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.34%) SQL Server 2012
2 13 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (7.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.95%) Big Data
4 4 (2.26%) QlikView
5 3 (1.69%) Base SAS
5 3 (1.69%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.69%) GIS
5 3 (1.69%) SAS EBI
5 3 (1.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (1.69%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 2 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.13%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.13%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.13%) Spatial Data
7 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (7.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.13%) JIRA
2 2 (1.13%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.56%) Selenium
3 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 73 (41.24%) Finance
2 22 (12.43%) Banking
3 17 (9.60%) Retail
4 13 (7.34%) Retail Banking
5 12 (6.78%) Marketing
6 11 (6.21%) Legal
7 5 (2.82%) Games
8 4 (2.26%) Billing
9 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.56%) Advertising
10 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 68 (38.42%) Project Manager
2 26 (14.69%) IT Manager
3 24 (13.56%) IT Project Manager
4 18 (10.17%) Consultant
5 17 (9.60%) Developer
6 15 (8.47%) SQL Developer
7 14 (7.91%) Analyst
8 13 (7.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 13 (7.34%) Software Project Manager
8 13 (7.34%) SQL BI Developer
8 13 (7.34%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 13 (7.34%) SQL Server Developer
8 13 (7.34%) SSIS Developer
9 11 (6.21%) Agile Project Manager
10 10 (5.65%) Senior Manager
11 9 (5.08%) Implementation Manager
11 9 (5.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 8 (4.52%) Migration Manager
12 8 (4.52%) Senior Project Manager
12 8 (4.52%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.65%) .NET
2 6 (3.39%) Web Services
3 5 (2.82%) RESTful
4 2 (1.13%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.56%) Ajax
5 1 (0.56%) Cocoa
5 1 (0.56%) CSS
5 1 (0.56%) CSS3
5 1 (0.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.56%) HTML
5 1 (0.56%) HTML5
5 1 (0.56%) JPA
5 1 (0.56%) JSON
5 1 (0.56%) Mason
5 1 (0.56%) Node.js
5 1 (0.56%) SOAP
5 1 (0.56%) Spring
5 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.95%) PMI
3 6 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.26%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.26%) FMCG
4 4 (2.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.26%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.69%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.69%) User Experience
6 2 (1.13%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.13%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.56%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.56%) Fintech
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.56%) NHS
7 1 (0.56%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.04%) Windows
2 12 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (5.65%) Windows 10
4 6 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.12%) PRINCE2
3 28 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (15.25%) Waterfall
5 23 (12.99%) SDLC
6 22 (12.43%) Change Management
7 21 (11.86%) Business Analysis
8 20 (11.30%) Project Planning
9 19 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (10.17%) ETL
10 18 (10.17%) Scrum
11 17 (9.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 15 (8.47%) Document Management
13 14 (7.91%) ITIL
13 14 (7.91%) Programme Management
14 13 (7.34%) Integration Testing
14 13 (7.34%) Mentoring
14 13 (7.34%) Migration
14 13 (7.34%) System Integration Testing
15 12 (6.78%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.34%) T-SQL
2 7 (3.95%) SQL
3 6 (3.39%) Java
4 4 (2.26%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.69%) C#
5 3 (1.69%) PHP
6 2 (1.13%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.56%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.56%) C++
7 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (16.38%) Degree
2 27 (15.25%) PMP
3 18 (10.17%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.26%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.13%) CISA
5 2 (1.13%) CISM
5 2 (1.13%) CISSP
5 2 (1.13%) MBA
5 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.13%) PhD
6 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.56%) CCIE
6 1 (0.56%) CCNP
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.56%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.60%) PMO
2 14 (7.91%) GDPR
3 10 (5.65%) ISO 9001
3 10 (5.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (4.52%) PMBOK
5 4 (2.26%) QA
6 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.39%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (2.82%) vSphere
4 2 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (7.91%) SCCM
2 10 (5.65%) SCOM
3 5 (2.82%) WSUS
4 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (22.60%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.04%) VMware
3 13 (7.34%) iManage
3 13 (7.34%) Tableau
4 9 (5.08%) MobileIron
5 6 (3.39%) Cisco
6 5 (2.82%) Citrix
7 4 (2.26%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (2.26%) Teradata
8 3 (1.69%) Informatica
8 3 (1.69%) Oracle
8 3 (1.69%) SAP
9 2 (1.13%) ArcSight
9 2 (1.13%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.13%) Epicor
9 2 (1.13%) IFS
9 2 (1.13%) Infor
9 2 (1.13%) Sage
9 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.13%) Splunk