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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Project Manager
Rank 720 794 733
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 158 103 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.094% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.100% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 138 93 103
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
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 31 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 31 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
South East +29 49 £50,000 +5.26% 3
London +45 38 £60,000 +17.07% 4
East of England +8 20 £55,000 - 4
South West +4 17 £45,000 - 5
Yorkshire +4 12 £42,500 -10.52% 1
West Midlands -15 11 £41,250 -26.66% 1
North West -5 9 £50,000 -
East Midlands +1 2 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Software Project Manager
UK

Software Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 254 (73.41%) Project Management
2 186 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (50.58%) PRINCE2
4 114 (32.95%) Finance
5 82 (23.70%) Degree
6 78 (22.54%) Scrum
7 76 (21.97%) SDLC
8 73 (21.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 67 (19.36%) Software Delivery
10 58 (16.76%) .NET
11 57 (16.47%) Microsoft
12 52 (15.03%) Java
13 46 (13.29%) PMI Certification
14 43 (12.43%) MS Project
15 42 (12.14%) MS Excel
15 42 (12.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 39 (11.27%) Waterfall
16 39 (11.27%) Banking
17 36 (10.40%) C#
18 33 (9.54%) Telecoms
19 32 (9.25%) Computer Science
20 29 (8.38%) PMI
21 28 (8.09%) E-Commerce
21 28 (8.09%) SQL Server
21 28 (8.09%) APMP
22 26 (7.51%) C++
23 24 (6.94%) Time Management
24 23 (6.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
24 23 (6.65%) Security Cleared
24 23 (6.65%) Programme Management

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (2.60%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.73%) CMS
3 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.29%) FileNet
4 1 (0.29%) Documentum
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 43 (12.43%) MS Project
2 42 (12.14%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.31%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.73%) MS Office
5 3 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.58%) Simulink
7 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Tridion
1 3 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.58%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.60%) Internet
2 7 (2.02%) Skype
3 3 (0.87%) LAN
3 3 (0.87%) WAN
4 2 (0.58%) Intranet
4 2 (0.58%) Wireless
4 2 (0.58%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.34%) Relational Database
3 13 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.47%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.58%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (3.76%) JIRA
2 9 (2.60%) Hudson
3 1 (0.29%) Ant
General
1 114 (32.95%) Finance
2 39 (11.27%) Banking
3 33 (9.54%) Telecoms
4 22 (6.36%) Retail
5 10 (2.89%) Legal
6 6 (1.73%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.45%) Electronics
7 5 (1.45%) Billing
7 5 (1.45%) French Language
7 5 (1.45%) German Language
8 4 (1.16%) Games
9 3 (0.87%) International Banking
9 3 (0.87%) Law
10 2 (0.58%) Marketing
10 2 (0.58%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.58%) Automotive
10 2 (0.58%) Local Government
11 1 (0.29%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (16.76%) .NET
2 23 (6.65%) J2EE
3 22 (6.36%) HTML
4 12 (3.47%) CSS
5 9 (2.60%) Velocity
6 6 (1.73%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.16%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.87%) XML
8 3 (0.87%) XSLT
8 3 (0.87%) Flash
8 3 (0.87%) EDI
9 1 (0.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.25%) Computer Science
2 29 (8.38%) PMI
3 13 (3.76%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.60%) Wiki
4 9 (2.60%) iPad
5 7 (2.02%) Smartphone
5 7 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.16%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.16%) Physics
6 4 (1.16%) Chemistry
6 4 (1.16%) Social Media
7 3 (0.87%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.29%) Home Automation
9 1 (0.29%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.29%) DTV
9 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.18%) Windows
2 4 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (1.16%) Android
2 4 (1.16%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.87%) Linux
3 3 (0.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (73.41%) Project Management
2 186 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (50.58%) PRINCE2
4 78 (22.54%) Scrum
5 76 (21.97%) SDLC
6 73 (21.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 67 (19.36%) Software Delivery
8 39 (11.27%) Waterfall
9 28 (8.09%) E-Commerce
10 24 (6.94%) Time Management
11 23 (6.65%) Programme Management
11 23 (6.65%) ITIL
12 22 (6.36%) PRINCE
12 22 (6.36%) Analytics
13 18 (5.20%) Quality Management
14 17 (4.91%) Software Engineering
14 17 (4.91%) Resource Management
15 16 (4.62%) Project Planning
15 16 (4.62%) CRM
15 16 (4.62%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (15.03%) Java
2 36 (10.40%) C#
3 26 (7.51%) C++
4 21 (6.07%) SQL
4 21 (6.07%) C
5 8 (2.31%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.45%) MATLAB
7 3 (0.87%) VBScript
7 3 (0.87%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.58%) PHP
9 1 (0.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 82 (23.70%) Degree
2 46 (13.29%) PMI Certification
3 42 (12.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 28 (8.09%) APMP
5 23 (6.65%) Security Cleared
5 23 (6.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 19 (5.49%) SC Cleared
7 17 (4.91%) PMP
8 10 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.36%) QA
2 12 (3.47%) SLA
3 6 (1.73%) TickIT
3 6 (1.73%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.87%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.29%) COREP
Vendors
1 57 (16.47%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.78%) Oracle
3 9 (2.60%) ATG
3 9 (2.60%) hybris
4 4 (1.16%) Trapeze
5 2 (0.58%) Northgate
5 2 (0.58%) Civica
5 2 (0.58%) Capita
5 2 (0.58%) Orchard
6 1 (0.29%) SAP
6 1 (0.29%) IBM
6 1 (0.29%) Sun
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 21 hours ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago