Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Project Manager was £61,250 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Senior Project Manager
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 111 135
Rank change year-on-year -24 +24 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 20 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.74% 1.07% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.12% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 28
Edinburgh median annual salary £61,250 £90,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.94% +89.47% -33.33%
10th Percentile £55,750 £53,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £60,250
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +26.32% -13.64%

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 2599 2224 2912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 95.37% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1589 1464 1864
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 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Project Manager in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 14 (70.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (60.00%) Project Management
3 11 (55.00%) Project Planning
4 10 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 10 (50.00%) Change Management
5 8 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (30.00%) Migration
6 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (30.00%) Banking
6 6 (30.00%) Retail
6 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
6 6 (30.00%) Retail Banking
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (30.00%) Software Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Avaloq
8 4 (20.00%) Fiserv
8 4 (20.00%) Finacle
8 4 (20.00%) Line Management
8 4 (20.00%) Conflict Management
8 4 (20.00%) FIS
8 4 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
8 4 (20.00%) Marketing
8 4 (20.00%) Business Development
8 4 (20.00%) Summit
8 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
8 4 (20.00%) B2B

Senior Project 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 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Finacle
1 4 (20.00%) Summit
2 2 (10.00%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
2 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 6 (30.00%) Retail Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Marketing
3 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Fintech
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (60.00%) Project Management
3 11 (55.00%) Project Planning
4 10 (50.00%) Change Management
4 10 (50.00%) Programme Management
5 6 (30.00%) Migration
5 6 (30.00%) Software Delivery
5 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) B2B
7 4 (20.00%) Business Development
7 4 (20.00%) Conflict Management
7 4 (20.00%) Line Management
7 4 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
7 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (15.00%) SDLC
9 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
9 2 (10.00%) Investment Management
9 2 (10.00%) Scrum
9 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) MBA
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Avaloq
1 4 (20.00%) FIS
1 4 (20.00%) Fiserv
1 4 (20.00%) Misys
2 2 (10.00%) FNZ
2 2 (10.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle