The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Project Manager
Rank 237 261 249
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 24 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 16
Average salary £49,500 £38,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.74% -7.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £56,750 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.46%
Software Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7130 8031 7928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.44% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5893 6697 6916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in the East of England

Software Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Software Project Manager Salary Histogram in the East of England

Software Project Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Cambridgeshire +14 11 £49,500 -7.47% 3
Suffolk - 6 £50,000 -
Essex +4 5 £50,000 +53.84%
Hertfordshire -2 2 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Software Project Manager
England

Software Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 31 (75.61%) PRINCE2
2 27 (65.85%) Project Management
3 22 (53.66%) Java
4 16 (39.02%) .NET
4 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
4 16 (39.02%) Scrum
5 15 (36.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (36.59%) SOA
5 15 (36.59%) J2EE
6 12 (29.27%) CRM
7 11 (26.83%) MS Project
7 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (24.39%) C
9 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
11 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
11 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
11 7 (17.07%) Agile Project Management
11 7 (17.07%) Software Delivery
11 7 (17.07%) Smartphone
11 7 (17.07%) Time Management
11 7 (17.07%) Degree
11 7 (17.07%) C#
11 7 (17.07%) C++
12 6 (14.63%) Finance
12 6 (14.63%) Electronics
12 6 (14.63%) PMI Certification
13 4 (9.76%) PMI
14 3 (7.32%) Quality Management

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (26.83%) MS Project
2 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Skype
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
1 6 (14.63%) Electronics
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) .NET
2 15 (36.59%) J2EE
3 1 (2.44%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Smartphone
2 4 (9.76%) PMI
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) PRINCE2
2 27 (65.85%) Project Management
3 16 (39.02%) Scrum
4 15 (36.59%) SOA
5 12 (29.27%) CRM
6 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (17.07%) Agile Project Management
8 7 (17.07%) Software Delivery
8 7 (17.07%) Time Management
9 3 (7.32%) Quality Management
9 3 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
9 3 (7.32%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.88%) Workflow
11 1 (2.44%) DSDM
11 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
11 1 (2.44%) Project Planning
11 1 (2.44%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) Java
2 10 (24.39%) C
3 7 (17.07%) C#
3 7 (17.07%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) Degree
4 6 (14.63%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.88%) APMP
5 2 (4.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
Hertfordshire
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £70,000 -£75,000 per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £52500 per annum + Great Base + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent package
Posted: 24 days ago