The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 97 106 122
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 5 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.36% 0.80% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.82% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 9
Average salary £51,250 £48,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.67% -9.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,750 £43,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%
Software Project Manager
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1330 1470 1766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.31% 98.46% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1239 1528
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,150
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in Cambridge

Software Project Manager
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Project Management
2 11 (68.75%) PRINCE2
3 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (56.25%) C
4 9 (56.25%) MS Project
4 9 (56.25%) Test Scripting
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Project Management
4 9 (56.25%) Skype
5 4 (25.00%) Twitter
5 4 (25.00%) iPad
6 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
6 2 (12.50%) Facebook
6 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Product Management
6 2 (12.50%) SaaS
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (56.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Skype
2 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) PRINCE2
2 11 (68.75%) Project Management
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Project Management
3 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (56.25%) Test Scripting
4 2 (12.50%) Product Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Twitter
2 2 (12.50%) Facebook