The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 135 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 7 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.38% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 0
Average salary £45,000 £53,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.16%
Software Project Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2213 1997 1550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.29% 94.64% 93.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1817 1292
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the Birmingham region.

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Software Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Software Project Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Software Project Manager
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Software Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Project Manager in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (62.50%) CRM
3 5 (62.50%) MS Project
3 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Degree

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Software Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Project
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (62.50%) CRM
3 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA