Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 21 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 -13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 207 199 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.83% 9.05% 14.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.56% 9.69% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 154 155 267
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.87% +1.90% +14.75%
10th Percentile £35,375 £36,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £66,000
Scotland median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%

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 2,417 2,053 2,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.45% 93.32% 92.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,593 1,315 1,589
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,000 £28,700
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 92 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (39.61%) PRINCE2
3 80 (38.65%) Finance
4 64 (30.92%) PMP
5 54 (26.09%) Change Management
6 47 (22.71%) Banking
6 47 (22.71%) Amazon AWS
7 43 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
8 42 (20.29%) Microsoft Project
9 39 (18.84%) PMI Certification
9 39 (18.84%) Project Planning
10 38 (18.36%) SDLC
11 35 (16.91%) Microsoft Azure
12 32 (15.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 31 (14.98%) Degree
13 31 (14.98%) Software Delivery
14 30 (14.49%) Retail Banking
15 28 (13.53%) Microsoft
16 27 (13.04%) Business Analysis
17 25 (12.08%) Retail
17 25 (12.08%) Scrum
17 25 (12.08%) Continuous Improvement
18 22 (10.63%) Waterfall
19 21 (10.14%) Programme Management
20 20 (9.66%) Mentoring
21 19 (9.18%) DevOps
21 19 (9.18%) PMO
22 18 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
23 17 (8.21%) PMBOK
23 17 (8.21%) 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 9 (4.35%) SAS
2 4 (1.93%) OpenStack
2 4 (1.93%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.45%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.48%) Apache
4 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
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 42 (20.29%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (7.73%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (4.83%) MS Visio
5 9 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.97%) BPCS
2 2 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.97%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.97%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.48%) Eikon
3 1 (0.48%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 47 (22.71%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (16.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.90%) IaaS
4 6 (2.90%) PaaS
4 6 (2.90%) SaaS
5 4 (1.93%) GitHub
6 2 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.97%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.42%) Firewall
2 4 (1.93%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.45%) SAN
3 3 (1.45%) Wireless
4 2 (0.97%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.48%) BGP
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.48%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.48%) IPsec
5 1 (0.48%) LAN
5 1 (0.48%) MPLS
5 1 (0.48%) Multicast
5 1 (0.48%) OSPF
5 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.48%) VoIP
5 1 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.45%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.45%) GIS
4 3 (1.45%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.45%) QlikView
4 3 (1.45%) SAS EBI
4 3 (1.45%) Spatial Data
5 2 (0.97%) Base SAS
5 2 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (0.97%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.48%) MySQL
6 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.93%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.93%) JIRA
2 4 (1.93%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (1.93%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.48%) LoadRunner
General
1 80 (38.65%) Finance
2 47 (22.71%) Banking
3 30 (14.49%) Retail Banking
4 25 (12.08%) Retail
5 16 (7.73%) Marketing
6 3 (1.45%) Billing
7 2 (0.97%) Law
7 2 (0.97%) Legal
7 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Back Office
8 1 (0.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 84 (40.58%) Project Manager
2 40 (19.32%) IT Manager
3 33 (15.94%) IT Project Manager
4 26 (12.56%) Software Project Manager
5 19 (9.18%) Analyst
6 13 (6.28%) Mortgage Project Manager
7 12 (5.80%) Delivery Manager
7 12 (5.80%) Implementation Manager
7 12 (5.80%) Migration Manager
8 11 (5.31%) Retail Banking Project Manager
9 9 (4.35%) Consultant
9 9 (4.35%) Senior Manager
9 9 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
10 8 (3.86%) Banking Project Manager
11 7 (3.38%) Architect
11 7 (3.38%) Delivery Project Manager
11 7 (3.38%) Senior IT Manager
11 7 (3.38%) Senior IT Project Manager
12 6 (2.90%) Business Analyst
12 6 (2.90%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.35%) .NET
2 6 (2.90%) JSON
3 4 (1.93%) Middleware
4 2 (0.97%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.48%) Mason
5 1 (0.48%) scikit-learn
5 1 (0.48%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.77%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.76%) FMCG
3 8 (3.86%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.86%) PMI
4 7 (3.38%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.90%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.45%) Fintech
7 3 (1.45%) User Experience
8 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.97%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.48%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.48%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.48%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.48%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.31%) Windows
2 5 (2.42%) Linux
3 4 (1.93%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (39.61%) PRINCE2
3 54 (26.09%) Change Management
4 39 (18.84%) Project Planning
5 38 (18.36%) SDLC
6 32 (15.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (14.98%) Software Delivery
8 27 (13.04%) Business Analysis
9 25 (12.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 25 (12.08%) Scrum
10 22 (10.63%) Waterfall
11 21 (10.14%) Programme Management
12 20 (9.66%) Mentoring
13 19 (9.18%) DevOps
14 18 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (8.21%) ITIL
16 16 (7.73%) Migration
17 12 (5.80%) Kanban
17 12 (5.80%) Time Management
18 11 (5.31%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.76%) SQL
2 10 (4.83%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.86%) Python
4 5 (2.42%) C
5 4 (1.93%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.45%) C#
7 2 (0.97%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.48%) C++
8 1 (0.48%) Java
8 1 (0.48%) Perl
8 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (30.92%) PMP
2 39 (18.84%) PMI Certification
3 31 (14.98%) Degree
4 6 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.93%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.45%) CAPM
8 2 (0.97%) ISEB
8 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.48%) CCIE
9 1 (0.48%) CCNP
9 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.48%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.18%) PMO
2 17 (8.21%) PMBOK
3 6 (2.90%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.90%) GDPR
4 5 (2.42%) SLA
5 3 (1.45%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.97%) P3O
7 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.48%) PSD2
7 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) Squid
2 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (4.83%) Ansible
2 5 (2.42%) SCCM
3 4 (1.93%) Nagios
3 4 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.93%) SCOM
3 4 (1.93%) yum
4 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.48%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 28 (13.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.42%) Cisco
2 5 (2.42%) iManage
2 5 (2.42%) Teradata
2 5 (2.42%) VMware
3 4 (1.93%) AppDynamics
3 4 (1.93%) Atlassian
3 4 (1.93%) Informatica
3 4 (1.93%) New Relic
3 4 (1.93%) Rackspace
3 4 (1.93%) Tableau
4 3 (1.45%) Brocade
4 3 (1.45%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (1.45%) Mitel
4 3 (1.45%) Oracle
5 2 (0.97%) ArcSight
5 2 (0.97%) Infor
5 2 (0.97%) Pega
5 2 (0.97%) SAP
5 2 (0.97%) Splunk