The median annual salary for a Senior Project Manager was £78,750 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Project Manager
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 82 67 97
Rank change year-on-year -15 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 13 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.15% 2.10% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 2.25% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 1
Median salary £78,750 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.78% -17.39%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.16% -  

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 1076 1247 1287
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.47% 93.34% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 694 835 782
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in Edinburgh

Senior Project Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Senior Project Manager in Edinburgh

Senior Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Project Manager in Edinburgh

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Senior Project 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Project Management
2 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 12 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (55.00%) Change Management
4 9 (45.00%) Wealth Management
5 7 (35.00%) FNZ
5 7 (35.00%) Sonata
5 7 (35.00%) JIRA
5 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (35.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle
6 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (30.00%) Matrix Management
6 6 (30.00%) Fintech
7 4 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
7 4 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
7 4 (20.00%) Virtual Team
7 4 (20.00%) Retail Banking
7 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (20.00%) Banking
7 4 (20.00%) Retail
8 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (15.00%) Investment Management
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.00%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Sonata
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) Fintech
3 4 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Project Management
2 11 (55.00%) Change Management
3 9 (45.00%) Wealth Management
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) Matrix Management
5 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
6 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
7 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) Investment Management
7 3 (15.00%) Regulatory Compliance
8 2 (10.00%) SDLC
8 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
8 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
1 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) FNZ
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft