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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Project Manager
Rank 249 275 254
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 26 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 14
Average salary £49,750 £38,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.38% -7.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £32,500 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £54,550 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +8.57%
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
7388 8247 8019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.63% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6071 6873 6977
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 £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 5 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 5 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
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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
Cambridgeshire +17 11 £49,500 -2.94% 2
Suffolk - 8 £50,000 -
Essex +5 5 £50,000 +53.84%
Hertfordshire -5 2 £65,000 +36.84%
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 30 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 27 (67.50%) Project Management
3 21 (52.50%) Java
4 16 (40.00%) .NET
4 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (40.00%) Scrum
5 15 (37.50%) SOA
5 15 (37.50%) J2EE
6 14 (35.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (30.00%) CRM
8 11 (27.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (25.00%) MS Project
10 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (20.00%) C
11 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (17.50%) Degree
12 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
12 7 (17.50%) Software Delivery
13 6 (15.00%) Agile Project Management
13 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
13 6 (15.00%) Time Management
13 6 (15.00%) Smartphone
13 6 (15.00%) PMI Certification
13 6 (15.00%) Electronics
13 6 (15.00%) Finance
13 6 (15.00%) C#
13 6 (15.00%) C++
14 4 (10.00%) PMI
15 3 (7.50%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 10 (25.00%) MS Project
2 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Skype
General
1 6 (15.00%) Electronics
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Smartphone
2 4 (10.00%) PMI
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 27 (67.50%) Project Management
3 16 (40.00%) Scrum
4 15 (37.50%) SOA
5 12 (30.00%) CRM
6 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (17.50%) Software Delivery
9 6 (15.00%) Time Management
9 6 (15.00%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (7.50%) Quality Management
10 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (5.00%) Workflow
11 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
12 1 (2.50%) Risk Management
12 1 (2.50%) DSDM
12 1 (2.50%) Matrix Management
12 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
12 1 (2.50%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) Java
2 8 (20.00%) C
3 6 (15.00%) C#
3 6 (15.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (27.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) Degree
4 6 (15.00%) PMI Certification
4 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) APMP
5 2 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
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