The median annual salary for a Technical Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Technical Manager
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 91 88
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Manager 11 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.88% 0.34% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.35% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 13
Median salary £60,000 £50,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.81% -12.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% -13.63%  

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 1179 1137 1344
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.85% 95.87% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 729 652 841
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,100 £60,000 £66,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Manager in Edinburgh

Technical Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Technical Manager in Edinburgh

Technical Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Manager in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Manager in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Technical 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 Technical Manager in the job title.

1 14 (60.87%) Finance
1 14 (60.87%) Project Management
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) Change Management
6 6 (26.09%) Teradata
6 6 (26.09%) Python
6 6 (26.09%) PMI
6 6 (26.09%) PMI Certification
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) Asset Management
6 6 (26.09%) JIRA
6 6 (26.09%) Release Management
6 6 (26.09%) Kanban
6 6 (26.09%) Conflict Management
7 5 (21.74%) QlikView
7 5 (21.74%) SaaS
8 4 (17.39%) People Management
9 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
9 3 (13.04%) .NET
9 3 (13.04%) Java
9 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (8.70%) Process Management
10 2 (8.70%) C#
10 2 (8.70%) Project Planning

Technical 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 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) SaaS
2 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JIRA
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.35%) Front Office
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) PMI
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (60.87%) Project Management
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
4 7 (30.43%) Change Management
5 6 (26.09%) Asset Management
5 6 (26.09%) Conflict Management
5 6 (26.09%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) Kanban
5 6 (26.09%) Release Management
6 4 (17.39%) People Management
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
8 2 (8.70%) Open Source
8 2 (8.70%) Presales
8 2 (8.70%) Process Management
8 2 (8.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Python
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Teradata
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Soultek (Scotland) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago