Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 18 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 164 156
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 71 52 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.27% 1.00% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.04% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 49 21 68
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +5.50% -0.91%
10th Percentile £42,550 £51,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £69,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +6.92% +4.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5398 4990 6140
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.00% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3449 3098 3950
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,825 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Manager in Scotland

Senior Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Senior Manager in Scotland

Senior Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Manager in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Manager in Scotland

Senior Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Manager within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +1 43 £65,000 -3.70% 3
Glasgow -9 21 £58,500 +1.74%
West Lothian - 5 - -
Inverclyde - 2 £41,500 -
Senior Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 40 (56.34%) Finance
2 33 (46.48%) Project Management
3 24 (33.80%) PRINCE2
4 18 (25.35%) Service Delivery
5 15 (21.13%) Change Management
5 15 (21.13%) Project Planning
6 14 (19.72%) Banking
6 14 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (19.72%) ITIL
7 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (15.49%) Programme Management
9 10 (14.08%) Retail
9 10 (14.08%) Retail Banking
10 9 (12.68%) Marketing
10 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (11.27%) Supplier Management
12 7 (9.86%) Degree
12 7 (9.86%) Migration
13 6 (8.45%) Line Management
13 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (8.45%) Investment Banking
14 5 (7.04%) Knowledge Management
14 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
14 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
14 5 (7.04%) APMP
14 5 (7.04%) Big Data
14 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (7.04%) Software Delivery
14 5 (7.04%) Data Centre
14 5 (7.04%) SDLC

Senior Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (5.63%) IBM Domino
1 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.63%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.82%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.82%) SAS
3 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Finacle
1 3 (4.23%) Sonata
1 3 (4.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.63%) Mimecast
4 2 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Ethernet
1 4 (5.63%) Skype
1 4 (5.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) Big Data
2 4 (5.63%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) JIRA
General
1 40 (56.34%) Finance
2 14 (19.72%) Banking
3 10 (14.08%) Retail
3 10 (14.08%) Retail Banking
4 9 (12.68%) Marketing
5 6 (8.45%) Investment Banking
6 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
6 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
7 3 (4.23%) Games
8 1 (1.41%) German Language
8 1 (1.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) Middleware
2 1 (1.41%) CSS
2 1 (1.41%) HTML
2 1 (1.41%) Java EE
2 1 (1.41%) JAX-RS
2 1 (1.41%) JSP
2 1 (1.41%) RESTful
2 1 (1.41%) Spring
2 1 (1.41%) Spring MVC
2 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.63%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.23%) Fintech
4 3 (4.23%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Unix
2 3 (4.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Project Management
2 24 (33.80%) PRINCE2
3 18 (25.35%) Service Delivery
4 15 (21.13%) Change Management
4 15 (21.13%) Project Planning
5 14 (19.72%) ITIL
5 14 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (15.49%) Programme Management
8 8 (11.27%) Supplier Management
9 7 (9.86%) Migration
10 6 (8.45%) Line Management
11 5 (7.04%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (7.04%) Matrix Organization
11 5 (7.04%) SDLC
11 5 (7.04%) Software Delivery
12 4 (5.63%) Business Development
12 4 (5.63%) Conflict Management
12 4 (5.63%) IT Strategy
12 4 (5.63%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) Java
1 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
1 4 (5.63%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) APMP
3 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.82%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.82%) MBA
4 2 (2.82%) PhD
4 2 (2.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.41%) Rancher
Vendors
1 4 (5.63%) Lotus
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle
1 4 (5.63%) Symantec
2 3 (4.23%) Avaloq
2 3 (4.23%) FIS
2 3 (4.23%) Fiserv
2 3 (4.23%) FNZ
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) Misys
3 2 (2.82%) Ab Initio
3 2 (2.82%) Cloudera
3 2 (2.82%) Google
4 1 (1.41%) Ariba
4 1 (1.41%) hybris
4 1 (1.41%) IBM
4 1 (1.41%) Progress
4 1 (1.41%) SAP