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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 256 210 270
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 9 33 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.48% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.50% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 9
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.82%
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
7433 6612 8578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.62% 96.37% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6091 5305 7435
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 22 December 2014.

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 December 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
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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
Hertfordshire -31 5 £70,000 +47.36%
Cambridgeshire -6 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Bedfordshire 0 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 18 (66.67%) Project Management
2 11 (40.74%) PRINCE2
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) Finance
5 6 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (18.52%) Scrum
7 4 (14.81%) .NET
7 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
7 4 (14.81%) Retail
8 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 3 (11.11%) Java
8 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (7.41%) PMI
9 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
9 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
9 2 (7.41%) PHP
9 2 (7.41%) Banking
9 2 (7.41%) Time Management
9 2 (7.41%) Line Management
10 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.70%) SaaS
10 1 (3.70%) APMP
10 1 (3.70%) 4G
10 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
10 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
10 1 (3.70%) LTE
10 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (3.70%) Product Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) GSM
1 1 (3.70%) UMTS
1 1 (3.70%) 3G
1 1 (3.70%) 2G
1 1 (3.70%) LTE
1 1 (3.70%) 4G
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (14.81%) Retail
4 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (7.41%) Banking
6 1 (3.70%) German Language
6 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
6 1 (3.70%) Automotive
6 1 (3.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Project Management
2 11 (40.74%) PRINCE2
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
7 2 (7.41%) Line Management
8 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.70%) Product Management
8 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.70%) Matrix Management
8 1 (3.70%) Migration
8 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.70%) OO
8 1 (3.70%) DSDM
8 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Sage