Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Manager
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 108 128
Rank change year-on-year +6 +20 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 45 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.66% 1.31% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.38% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 33
Edinburgh median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +42.11% -15.18%
10th Percentile £50,750 £54,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £111,750 £90,000 £68,100
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +5.50% -0.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2604 2179 2923
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 95.32% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1430 1870
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £69,325 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Senior Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in Edinburgh

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Senior Manager in Edinburgh

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Manager in Edinburgh

Senior Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 19 (42.22%) Service Delivery
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 17 (37.78%) Project Management
3 15 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 13 (28.89%) Change Management
5 11 (24.44%) Project Planning
6 10 (22.22%) Programme Management
7 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (17.78%) Banking
8 8 (17.78%) Marketing
8 8 (17.78%) Migration
8 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (13.33%) Retail
10 6 (13.33%) Investment Banking
10 6 (13.33%) Retail Banking
10 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (13.33%) ITIL
10 6 (13.33%) Software Delivery
11 5 (11.11%) Degree
12 4 (8.89%) Business Development
12 4 (8.89%) Fiserv
12 4 (8.89%) Finacle
12 4 (8.89%) Big Data
12 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
12 4 (8.89%) Hadoop
12 4 (8.89%) Avaloq
12 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
12 4 (8.89%) Skype for Business

Senior Manager Skill Set
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 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (8.89%) IBM Domino
1 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.89%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Finacle
1 4 (8.89%) Summit
2 3 (6.67%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.89%) Mimecast
4 2 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Ethernet
1 4 (8.89%) Skype
1 4 (8.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Big Data
1 4 (8.89%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
2 8 (17.78%) Marketing
3 6 (13.33%) Investment Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Retail
3 6 (13.33%) Retail Banking
4 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.67%) Games
6 1 (2.22%) German Language
6 1 (2.22%) Legal
6 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Middleware
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) Java EE
2 1 (2.22%) JAX-RS
2 1 (2.22%) JSP
2 1 (2.22%) RESTful
2 1 (2.22%) Spring
2 1 (2.22%) Spring MVC
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.67%) Fintech
3 3 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.44%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Unix
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Service Delivery
2 17 (37.78%) Project Management
3 15 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 13 (28.89%) Change Management
5 11 (24.44%) Project Planning
6 10 (22.22%) Programme Management
7 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (17.78%) Migration
9 6 (13.33%) ITIL
9 6 (13.33%) Software Delivery
9 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.89%) B2B
10 4 (8.89%) Business Development
10 4 (8.89%) Conflict Management
10 4 (8.89%) IT Strategy
10 4 (8.89%) Line Management
10 4 (8.89%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (8.89%) Programme Delivery
11 3 (6.67%) Investment Management
11 3 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) Java
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Master's Degree
2 2 (4.44%) MBA
2 2 (4.44%) PhD
2 2 (4.44%) PMP
3 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.22%) Rancher
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Avaloq
1 4 (8.89%) FIS
1 4 (8.89%) Fiserv
1 4 (8.89%) Lotus
1 4 (8.89%) Misys
1 4 (8.89%) Symantec
2 3 (6.67%) FNZ
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) Ab Initio
3 2 (4.44%) Cloudera
3 2 (4.44%) Google
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Ariba
4 1 (2.22%) hybris
4 1 (2.22%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) SAP