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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Project Manager
Rank 713 784 712
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 165 117 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 138 109 121
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £49,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.50% +9.44%
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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 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
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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
London +53 53 £60,000 +4.34% 6
South East +38 52 £49,000 +3.15% 4
East of England +9 20 £50,000 +3.09% 4
South West +7 13 £45,000 - 3
North West -10 9 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -19 8 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Yorkshire -5 7 £42,500 -8.10% 2
North East - 2 £43,000 -
East Midlands +2 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Software Project Manager
UK

Software Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 257 (72.19%) Project Management
2 183 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (48.88%) PRINCE2
4 125 (35.11%) Finance
5 84 (23.60%) Scrum
6 81 (22.75%) Degree
7 72 (20.22%) SDLC
8 70 (19.66%) Microsoft
9 69 (19.38%) Software Delivery
10 66 (18.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 64 (17.98%) .NET
12 56 (15.73%) Java
13 45 (12.64%) MS Excel
14 42 (11.80%) MS Project
14 42 (11.80%) Banking
15 41 (11.52%) Waterfall
16 40 (11.24%) C#
17 39 (10.96%) Telecoms
18 38 (10.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 38 (10.67%) PMI Certification
19 34 (9.55%) SQL Server
20 33 (9.27%) Computer Science
21 26 (7.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 26 (7.30%) Security Cleared
21 26 (7.30%) E-Commerce
22 25 (7.02%) C++
22 25 (7.02%) J2EE
22 25 (7.02%) ITIL
23 24 (6.74%) CRM
23 24 (6.74%) PRINCE

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (2.53%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.69%) CMS
3 5 (1.40%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.28%) FileNet
5 1 (0.28%) Documentum
5 1 (0.28%) Drupal
5 1 (0.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 45 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 42 (11.80%) MS Project
3 7 (1.97%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.69%) MS Office
5 3 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Tridion
1 3 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.56%) Orchard Housing
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.28%) Maximo
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.25%) Internet
2 6 (1.69%) Skype
3 3 (0.84%) LAN
3 3 (0.84%) WAN
4 2 (0.56%) Intranet
4 2 (0.56%) Wireless
4 2 (0.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.55%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.65%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.81%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.84%) Big Data
6 1 (0.28%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 13 (3.65%) JIRA
2 9 (2.53%) Hudson
3 1 (0.28%) Ant
General
1 125 (35.11%) Finance
2 42 (11.80%) Banking
3 39 (10.96%) Telecoms
4 21 (5.90%) Retail
5 10 (2.81%) Legal
6 7 (1.97%) Electronics
7 5 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.40%) Billing
7 5 (1.40%) French Language
7 5 (1.40%) German Language
8 4 (1.12%) Games
9 3 (0.84%) Law
9 3 (0.84%) International Banking
10 2 (0.56%) Marketing
10 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.56%) Local Government
11 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (17.98%) .NET
2 25 (7.02%) J2EE
3 19 (5.34%) HTML
4 12 (3.37%) CSS
5 9 (2.53%) Velocity
6 6 (1.69%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.12%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.12%) XML
8 3 (0.84%) XSLT
8 3 (0.84%) Flash
8 3 (0.84%) EDI
9 2 (0.56%) Java EE
9 2 (0.56%) HTML5
10 1 (0.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.27%) Computer Science
2 23 (6.46%) PMI
3 16 (4.49%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.53%) Smartphone
5 9 (2.53%) Wiki
5 9 (2.53%) iPad
6 8 (2.25%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.40%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.40%) Physics
8 5 (1.40%) Chemistry
9 4 (1.12%) Social Media
10 3 (0.84%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.28%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.28%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.28%) DTV
11 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.93%) Windows
2 5 (1.40%) Windows Mobile
2 5 (1.40%) Android
2 5 (1.40%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.84%) Linux
3 3 (0.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (72.19%) Project Management
2 183 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (48.88%) PRINCE2
4 84 (23.60%) Scrum
5 72 (20.22%) SDLC
6 69 (19.38%) Software Delivery
7 66 (18.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 41 (11.52%) Waterfall
9 26 (7.30%) E-Commerce
10 25 (7.02%) ITIL
11 24 (6.74%) CRM
11 24 (6.74%) PRINCE
12 22 (6.18%) Programme Management
13 20 (5.62%) Time Management
13 20 (5.62%) Analytics
14 19 (5.34%) Software Engineering
15 18 (5.06%) Project Planning
15 18 (5.06%) SOA
16 17 (4.78%) Quality Management
16 17 (4.78%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (15.73%) Java
2 40 (11.24%) C#
3 25 (7.02%) C++
4 22 (6.18%) C
5 20 (5.62%) SQL
6 8 (2.25%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.12%) MATLAB
8 3 (0.84%) VBScript
8 3 (0.84%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.28%) Python
9 1 (0.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 81 (22.75%) Degree
2 38 (10.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 38 (10.67%) PMI Certification
3 26 (7.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 26 (7.30%) Security Cleared
4 23 (6.46%) APMP
5 20 (5.62%) SC Cleared
6 15 (4.21%) PMP
7 13 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.46%) QA
2 11 (3.09%) SLA
3 6 (1.69%) TickIT
3 6 (1.69%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.84%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.28%) COREP
Vendors
1 70 (19.66%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.06%) Oracle
3 9 (2.53%) ATG
3 9 (2.53%) hybris
4 6 (1.69%) Trapeze
5 4 (1.12%) SAP
6 2 (0.56%) Northgate
6 2 (0.56%) Civica
6 2 (0.56%) Capita
6 2 (0.56%) Orchard
7 1 (0.28%) IBM
7 1 (0.28%) Sun
7 1 (0.28%) Kronos
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000 plus great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Great Benefits & Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Good bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago