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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 775 751 696
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 113 102 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 102 87 180
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,501 £62,500
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
London +2 27 £51,000 -0.97% 4
South East -18 22 £47,500 +5.55% 3
East of England -7 16 £52,500 +7.69% 4
North West -13 16 £47,500 +22.58% 3
West Midlands -7 14 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire -41 12 £47,500 +5.55%
North East - 3 £52,500 -
South West -25 2 £41,250 -13.15% 1
East Midlands -23 1 £50,000 +21.95% 1
Software Project Manager
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Software Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 149 (57.75%) Project Management
2 119 (46.12%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (34.50%) Scrum
4 84 (32.56%) PRINCE2
5 60 (23.26%) Finance
6 58 (22.48%) Java
7 54 (20.93%) .NET
8 47 (18.22%) Degree
9 40 (15.50%) Retail
10 35 (13.57%) QA
11 28 (10.85%) Waterfall
12 26 (10.08%) C#
12 26 (10.08%) Microsoft
13 25 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (9.30%) Software Engineering
15 23 (8.91%) MS Project
15 23 (8.91%) E-Commerce
16 22 (8.53%) Web Development
17 17 (6.59%) Project Planning
17 17 (6.59%) MS Excel
17 17 (6.59%) SQL
18 16 (6.20%) SaaS
19 15 (5.81%) OO
19 15 (5.81%) B2B
19 15 (5.81%) PRINCE
20 14 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 14 (5.43%) PMP
20 14 (5.43%) PMI Certification
20 14 (5.43%) ASP.NET
20 14 (5.43%) MS Office

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (1.16%) MS Project Server
2 2 (0.78%) Confluence
2 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (8.91%) MS Project
2 17 (6.59%) MS Excel
3 14 (5.43%) MS Office
4 3 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) GoldMine
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.78%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.78%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.33%) Internet
1 6 (2.33%) Wireless
2 4 (1.55%) TETRA
3 2 (0.78%) LTE
4 1 (0.39%) 4G
4 1 (0.39%) 2G
4 1 (0.39%) 3G
4 1 (0.39%) ATM
4 1 (0.39%) GSM
4 1 (0.39%) UMTS
4 1 (0.39%) WCDMA
4 1 (0.39%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.10%) Big Data
2 7 (2.71%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.39%) MySQL
4 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (1.94%) JIRA
2 3 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 60 (23.26%) Finance
2 40 (15.50%) Retail
3 14 (5.43%) German Language
4 11 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.88%) Banking
5 10 (3.88%) Marketing
6 8 (3.10%) Games
6 8 (3.10%) Law
7 5 (1.94%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.16%) Automotive
9 3 (1.16%) French Language
10 2 (0.78%) Back Office
11 1 (0.39%) Advertising
11 1 (0.39%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (20.93%) .NET
2 14 (5.43%) ASP.NET
3 10 (3.88%) HTML
4 5 (1.94%) jQuery
4 5 (1.94%) HTML5
4 5 (1.94%) CSS
4 5 (1.94%) XML
4 5 (1.94%) J2EE
5 4 (1.55%) XHTML
6 2 (0.78%) Velocity
7 1 (0.39%) WCF
7 1 (0.39%) WPF
7 1 (0.39%) WinForms
7 1 (0.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.04%) Computer Science
1 13 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (3.88%) PMI
3 5 (1.94%) E-Learning
3 5 (1.94%) iPad
3 5 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (1.55%) Kindle
5 3 (1.16%) Learning Management System
6 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.39%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.39%) Open Source
7 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.39%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.39%) Telematics
7 1 (0.39%) VHDL
7 1 (0.39%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.39%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.94%) Android
1 5 (1.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (57.75%) Project Management
2 119 (46.12%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (34.50%) Scrum
4 84 (32.56%) PRINCE2
5 28 (10.85%) Waterfall
6 25 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (9.30%) Software Engineering
8 23 (8.91%) E-Commerce
9 22 (8.53%) Web Development
10 17 (6.59%) Project Planning
11 15 (5.81%) OO
11 15 (5.81%) B2B
11 15 (5.81%) PRINCE
12 14 (5.43%) Business Analysis
13 11 (4.26%) Matrix Management
14 10 (3.88%) Agile Project Management
15 9 (3.49%) Programme Management
15 9 (3.49%) RUP
15 9 (3.49%) DSDM
15 9 (3.49%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 58 (22.48%) Java
2 26 (10.08%) C#
3 17 (6.59%) SQL
4 10 (3.88%) PHP
5 8 (3.10%) C++
6 6 (2.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.94%) Perl
8 4 (1.55%) C
9 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.39%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.39%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 47 (18.22%) Degree
2 14 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 14 (5.43%) PMP
2 14 (5.43%) PMI Certification
3 12 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.10%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.16%) APMP
7 2 (0.78%) ISEB
7 2 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (13.57%) QA
2 6 (2.33%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.78%) TickIT
3 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (10.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (1.94%) Oracle
3 2 (0.78%) SAP
3 2 (0.78%) Google
3 2 (0.78%) Sage
4 1 (0.39%) GigaSpaces
4 1 (0.39%) Progress
4 1 (0.39%) IBM
4 1 (0.39%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.39%) Mercator
4 1 (0.39%) Red Hat
Midlands
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car+bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, parking
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £39k package including car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + £5400 pa Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Bolton
DP Connect
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Watford
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago