The median annual salary for a Senior Manager was £66,250 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 28 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 105 129
Rank change year-on-year -1 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Manager 30 56 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.29% 1.91% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 2.01% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 47 21
Median salary £66,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.45% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,550 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £59,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -0.83% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2229 2780 2983
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.95% 94.78% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 1809 1842
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -9 16 £67,500 +25.58% 5
Glasgow +10 14 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Senior Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Manager in the job title.

1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 19 (40.43%) Project Management
3 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (23.40%) Banking
5 11 (23.40%) Change Management
6 10 (21.28%) Oracle
7 9 (19.15%) Wealth Management
7 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
8 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (14.89%) Supplier Management
9 7 (14.89%) JIRA
9 7 (14.89%) FNZ
9 7 (14.89%) Sonata
9 7 (14.89%) Java
9 7 (14.89%) PL/SQL
9 7 (14.89%) SQL
9 7 (14.89%) Scrum
9 7 (14.89%) Retail
10 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
10 6 (12.77%) Fintech
10 6 (12.77%) Matrix Management
11 5 (10.64%) People Management
11 5 (10.64%) ITSM
11 5 (10.64%) Service Management
11 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity
11 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
12 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
12 4 (8.51%) SLA

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 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
1 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Sonata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) JIRA
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Banking
3 7 (14.89%) Retail
4 4 (8.51%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Billing
5 1 (2.13%) Games
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Fintech
3 4 (8.51%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Unix
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Project Management
2 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.40%) Change Management
4 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (19.15%) Wealth Management
5 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
6 7 (14.89%) Scrum
6 7 (14.89%) Supplier Management
7 6 (12.77%) Matrix Management
7 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
8 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity
8 5 (10.64%) ITSM
8 5 (10.64%) People Management
8 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.64%) Service Management
9 4 (8.51%) Contingency Planning
9 4 (8.51%) Line Management
9 4 (8.51%) Resource Management
9 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) Java
1 7 (14.89%) PL/SQL
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.13%) CCAB
2 1 (2.13%) CISA
2 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) FNZ
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) Avaya
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) Remedy
4 1 (2.13%) Ventyx
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