The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Project Manager
Rank 112 117 128
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.29% 0.12% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.12% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +6.74%
Software Project Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1640 1635 1767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.47% 95.17% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1207 1388
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,799 £51,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Software Project Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 2 £45,000 -
Warrington - 1 £50,000 -
Software Project Manager
North West

Software Project Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (54.55%) Android
4 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
4 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (36.36%) Mobile Development
7 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (27.27%) MS Project
7 3 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (27.27%) Product Management
8 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 2 (18.18%) Degree
8 2 (18.18%) Web Services
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle
8 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
9 1 (9.09%) Scrum
9 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
9 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
9 1 (9.09%) Data Management

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Mobile
2 6 (54.55%) Android
2 6 (54.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Mobile Development
5 3 (27.27%) Product Management
5 3 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Data Management
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle