The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 751 747 704
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 128 87 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.088% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.094% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 116 81 175
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £34,750 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
Software Project Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100759 92707 104130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.26% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82433 77843 89539
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in England

Software Project Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Software Project Manager Salary Histogram in England

Software Project Manager
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
South East 0 26 £50,000 +11.11% 5
London -20 26 £47,500 -7.76% 2
North West -11 20 £47,500 +22.58% 8
East of England -8 17 £50,000 +5.26% 6
West Midlands -21 17 £55,000 - 4
Yorkshire -34 11 £47,500 +5.55% 3
North East -2 5 £50,000 +42.85%
South West -13 4 £42,500 -10.52%
East Midlands -17 2 £44,250 +7.92% 1
Software Project Manager
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Software Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 158 (60.31%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (56.87%) Project Management
3 93 (35.50%) PRINCE2
4 91 (34.73%) Scrum
5 66 (25.19%) Finance
6 58 (22.14%) Java
7 57 (21.76%) .NET
8 54 (20.61%) Degree
9 41 (15.65%) Retail
10 37 (14.12%) QA
11 29 (11.07%) Waterfall
12 28 (10.69%) C#
13 26 (9.92%) Microsoft
13 26 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 25 (9.54%) Software Engineering
15 22 (8.40%) Web Development
16 20 (7.63%) MS Project
17 19 (7.25%) E-Commerce
17 19 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 19 (7.25%) Project Planning
18 18 (6.87%) SQL
19 16 (6.11%) OO
19 16 (6.11%) SaaS
20 15 (5.73%) Security Cleared
20 15 (5.73%) Coaching
20 15 (5.73%) ASP.NET
20 15 (5.73%) PMP
20 15 (5.73%) PMI Certification
21 14 (5.34%) PRINCE
21 14 (5.34%) Telecoms

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 4 (1.53%) SharePoint
1 4 (1.53%) Confluence
2 3 (1.15%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 20 (7.63%) MS Project
2 11 (4.20%) MS Office
2 11 (4.20%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.15%) SalesLogix
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.76%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.76%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.29%) Wireless
2 5 (1.91%) Internet
3 4 (1.53%) TETRA
4 2 (0.76%) LTE
5 1 (0.38%) 4G
5 1 (0.38%) PPP
5 1 (0.38%) ATM
5 1 (0.38%) GSM
5 1 (0.38%) UMTS
5 1 (0.38%) WCDMA
5 1 (0.38%) 3G
5 1 (0.38%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.44%) Big Data
2 7 (2.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.53%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.38%) MySQL
4 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (2.29%) JIRA
2 3 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 66 (25.19%) Finance
2 41 (15.65%) Retail
3 14 (5.34%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.34%) Banking
3 14 (5.34%) German Language
4 10 (3.82%) Marketing
5 8 (3.05%) Law
5 8 (3.05%) Games
6 6 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.53%) Automotive
7 4 (1.53%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.15%) French Language
8 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.76%) Advertising
9 2 (0.76%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (21.76%) .NET
2 15 (5.73%) ASP.NET
3 8 (3.05%) HTML
4 5 (1.91%) jQuery
4 5 (1.91%) CSS
4 5 (1.91%) XML
5 4 (1.53%) J2EE
5 4 (1.53%) XHTML
6 3 (1.15%) HTML5
7 2 (0.76%) WinForms
7 2 (0.76%) WPF
8 1 (0.38%) Ajax
8 1 (0.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (4.20%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.82%) PMI
4 5 (1.91%) iPad
4 5 (1.91%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (1.91%) E-Learning
5 4 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.53%) Kindle
6 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.76%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.38%) Informatics
8 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.38%) Telematics
8 1 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.38%) Open Source
8 1 (0.38%) Social Media
8 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.15%) Android
1 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (60.31%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (56.87%) Project Management
3 93 (35.50%) PRINCE2
4 91 (34.73%) Scrum
5 29 (11.07%) Waterfall
6 26 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (9.54%) Software Engineering
8 22 (8.40%) Web Development
9 19 (7.25%) E-Commerce
9 19 (7.25%) Project Planning
10 16 (6.11%) OO
11 15 (5.73%) Coaching
12 14 (5.34%) PRINCE
12 14 (5.34%) Business Analysis
13 13 (4.96%) Line Management
13 13 (4.96%) B2B
14 12 (4.58%) CRM
15 11 (4.20%) Matrix Management
15 11 (4.20%) Programme Management
16 10 (3.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (22.14%) Java
2 28 (10.69%) C#
3 18 (6.87%) SQL
4 9 (3.44%) PHP
5 8 (3.05%) C++
6 6 (2.29%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.53%) C
8 3 (1.15%) Perl
9 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.38%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 54 (20.61%) Degree
2 19 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 15 (5.73%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.73%) PMP
3 15 (5.73%) PMI Certification
4 8 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.05%) APMP
5 6 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.76%) ISEB
7 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (14.12%) QA
2 5 (1.91%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.76%) TickIT
4 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (9.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.91%) Oracle
2 5 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.15%) Sage
4 2 (0.76%) SAP
4 2 (0.76%) Google
5 1 (0.38%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (0.38%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.38%) Progress
5 1 (0.38%) IBM
5 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
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