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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 127 113 132
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 5 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.26% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £58,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
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
1830 1467 2006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.56% 93.98% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1485 1200 1661
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Software Project Manager Salary Histogram 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 18 September 2014. 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
Crewe - 1 £60,000 -
Software Project Manager
North West

Software Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) MS Project
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) PMP
4 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Automotive
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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