The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 62 85
Rank change year-on-year -17 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 16 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.43% 2.67% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 2.86% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 12
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.72% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £47,500 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,050 £58,850
UK excluding London median salary £59,750 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -0.41% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1071 1257 1293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.45% 93.32% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 694 846 777
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Senior Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 30 March 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 16 (55.17%) Project Management
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (37.93%) Change Management
5 9 (31.03%) Wealth Management
6 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (27.59%) Oracle
7 7 (24.14%) Java
7 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
7 7 (24.14%) SQL
7 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
7 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (24.14%) Scrum
7 7 (24.14%) JIRA
7 7 (24.14%) FNZ
7 7 (24.14%) Sonata
8 6 (20.69%) Matrix Management
8 6 (20.69%) Fintech
9 5 (17.24%) Retail
10 4 (13.79%) Banking
10 4 (13.79%) Retail Banking
10 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
10 4 (13.79%) Contingency Planning
10 4 (13.79%) Virtual Team Management
10 4 (13.79%) Virtual Team
11 3 (10.34%) Regulatory Compliance
11 3 (10.34%) Investment Management
11 3 (10.34%) Business Development
11 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (10.34%) Asset Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
1 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) JIRA
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Billing
4 1 (3.45%) Games
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Fintech
3 4 (13.79%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Project Management
2 11 (37.93%) Change Management
3 9 (31.03%) Wealth Management
4 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
5 7 (24.14%) Scrum
5 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (20.69%) Matrix Management
7 4 (13.79%) Contingency Planning
7 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
7 4 (13.79%) Virtual Team Management
8 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
8 3 (10.34%) Business Development
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.34%) Investment Management
8 3 (10.34%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (6.90%) People Management
9 2 (6.90%) SDLC
9 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
9 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
1 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) FNZ
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Ventyx
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