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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Project Manager
Rank 240 226 265
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 18 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.42% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.44% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 7
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.74%
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
7056 6836 7881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.93% 95.80% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5690 5581 6798
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 2 March 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 2 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
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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
Suffolk +2 11 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 2 £46,250 -19.56% 3
Hertfordshire -25 2 £70,000 +47.36%
Essex - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 19 (61.29%) PRINCE2
2 18 (58.06%) Project Management
3 14 (45.16%) Scrum
4 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
5 11 (35.48%) SOA
5 11 (35.48%) Java
5 11 (35.48%) .NET
5 11 (35.48%) J2EE
6 10 (32.26%) CRM
7 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
8 7 (22.58%) PMI Certification
9 6 (19.35%) Finance
9 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (16.13%) PMI
10 5 (16.13%) MS Project
10 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
11 4 (12.90%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (12.90%) Electronics
12 3 (9.68%) Quality Management
12 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
12 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (9.68%) Retail
12 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (9.68%) Degree
13 2 (6.45%) Banking
13 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
13 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
13 2 (6.45%) C

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (12.90%) Electronics
4 3 (9.68%) Retail
5 2 (6.45%) Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
6 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) .NET
1 11 (35.48%) J2EE
2 1 (3.23%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) PMI
2 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) PRINCE2
2 18 (58.06%) Project Management
3 14 (45.16%) Scrum
4 11 (35.48%) SOA
5 10 (32.26%) CRM
6 3 (9.68%) Quality Management
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.23%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.23%) Product Management
7 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.23%) Line Management
7 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Logistics
7 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (22.58%) PMI Certification
3 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) PMP
6 1 (3.23%) VCP4
6 1 (3.23%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Sage
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago