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

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Project Manager
Rank 238 259 238
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 22 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 18
Average salary £55,000 £51,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £40,250 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £63,600 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,750 £49,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +9.44%
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
7193 7720 7541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.36% 95.38% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5985 6481 6528
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 8 July 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 8 July 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 +8 11 £50,000 -6.54% 3
Hertfordshire +7 7 £61,500 +28.12% 2
Essex - 3 £50,000 -
Suffolk -3 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 36 (72.00%) Project Management
2 33 (66.00%) PRINCE2
3 23 (46.00%) Java
4 21 (42.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (34.00%) MS Project
8 16 (32.00%) .NET
9 15 (30.00%) J2EE
9 15 (30.00%) SOA
9 15 (30.00%) Scrum
10 14 (28.00%) C
11 13 (26.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (26.00%) Degree
11 13 (26.00%) Agile Project Management
12 12 (24.00%) CRM
13 11 (22.00%) Time Management
13 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 8 (16.00%) C#
15 8 (16.00%) C++
16 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
16 7 (14.00%) Skype
16 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
16 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
16 7 (14.00%) Smartphone
17 6 (12.00%) SDLC
17 6 (12.00%) Finance
17 6 (12.00%) Electronics
18 5 (10.00%) PMI Certification

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

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 17 (34.00%) MS Project
2 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Skype
2 2 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (12.00%) Electronics
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) .NET
2 15 (30.00%) J2EE
3 1 (2.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Smartphone
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (72.00%) Project Management
2 33 (66.00%) PRINCE2
3 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (30.00%) Scrum
4 15 (30.00%) SOA
5 13 (26.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (26.00%) Agile Project Management
6 12 (24.00%) CRM
7 11 (22.00%) Time Management
8 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (12.00%) SDLC
10 5 (10.00%) Software Delivery
11 3 (6.00%) ERP
11 3 (6.00%) Quality Management
11 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
12 2 (4.00%) Workflow
12 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
12 2 (4.00%) Line Management
12 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
12 2 (4.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) Java
2 14 (28.00%) C
3 8 (16.00%) C#
3 8 (16.00%) C++
4 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 13 (26.00%) Degree
3 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (10.00%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.00%) PMP
6 2 (4.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
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