The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 768 722 700
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 103 123 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 93 103 158
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £38,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103151 95852 105809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.36% 94.20% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84977 80074 91329
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Project Manager
UK

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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
London -63 23 £51,250 +2.50% 1
South East -23 21 £47,500 +5.55% 2
East of England -2 17 £55,000 +15.78% 1
West Midlands +12 16 £56,250 +2.27% 4
Yorkshire -26 12 £47,500 -5.00% 1
North West 0 10 £50,000 +17.64% 2
East Midlands -10 2 £50,000 +25.00% 1
South West -23 2 £45,000 - 2
Software Project Manager
UK

Software Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 160 (61.07%) Project Management
2 124 (47.33%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (37.02%) Scrum
4 81 (30.92%) PRINCE2
5 64 (24.43%) Java
6 52 (19.85%) .NET
7 49 (18.70%) Finance
8 45 (17.18%) Degree
9 39 (14.89%) Retail
10 36 (13.74%) QA
11 29 (11.07%) Microsoft
12 28 (10.69%) E-Commerce
12 28 (10.69%) C#
13 25 (9.54%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (9.16%) MS Excel
15 23 (8.78%) Software Engineering
16 21 (8.02%) Waterfall
17 19 (7.25%) Web Development
17 19 (7.25%) MS Project
18 18 (6.87%) SQL
19 17 (6.49%) Marketing
20 16 (6.11%) German Language
20 16 (6.11%) OO
20 16 (6.11%) B2B
21 15 (5.73%) MS Office
21 15 (5.73%) Business Analysis
22 14 (5.34%) Security Cleared
22 14 (5.34%) Computer Science
22 14 (5.34%) PHP
22 14 (5.34%) ASP.NET

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (1.91%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.15%) CMS
3 2 (0.76%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.38%) Captiva
4 1 (0.38%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.38%) Documentum
Applications
1 24 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.25%) MS Project
3 15 (5.73%) MS Office
4 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.76%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.76%) GoldMine
2 2 (0.76%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.29%) Internet
1 6 (2.29%) Wireless
2 4 (1.53%) TETRA
3 1 (0.38%) LTE
3 1 (0.38%) PPP
3 1 (0.38%) ATM
3 1 (0.38%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.29%) Big Data
3 4 (1.53%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.38%) MySQL
4 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.76%) JIRA
3 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (18.70%) Finance
2 39 (14.89%) Retail
3 17 (6.49%) Marketing
4 16 (6.11%) German Language
5 9 (3.44%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.05%) Games
6 8 (3.05%) Law
6 8 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.67%) Banking
8 4 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.15%) French Language
10 2 (0.76%) Automotive
10 2 (0.76%) Back Office
11 1 (0.38%) Billing
11 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (19.85%) .NET
2 14 (5.34%) ASP.NET
3 10 (3.82%) HTML
4 8 (3.05%) J2EE
5 5 (1.91%) HTML5
5 5 (1.91%) jQuery
5 5 (1.91%) CSS
5 5 (1.91%) XML
6 4 (1.53%) XHTML
7 3 (1.15%) Velocity
8 1 (0.38%) Ajax
8 1 (0.38%) WCF
8 1 (0.38%) WPF
8 1 (0.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.34%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.20%) PMI
4 6 (2.29%) iPad
5 5 (1.91%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (1.91%) Learning Management System
5 5 (1.91%) E-Learning
6 4 (1.53%) Kindle
7 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.76%) New Media
8 1 (0.38%) Open Source
8 1 (0.38%) Informatics
8 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.38%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.38%) Animation
8 1 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.38%) iPhone
8 1 (0.38%) Telematics
8 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.38%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.29%) Android
2 5 (1.91%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.15%) Linux
4 1 (0.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (61.07%) Project Management
2 124 (47.33%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (37.02%) Scrum
4 81 (30.92%) PRINCE2
5 28 (10.69%) E-Commerce
6 25 (9.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (8.78%) Software Engineering
8 21 (8.02%) Waterfall
9 19 (7.25%) Web Development
10 16 (6.11%) OO
10 16 (6.11%) B2B
11 15 (5.73%) Business Analysis
12 14 (5.34%) PRINCE
13 12 (4.58%) Project Planning
13 12 (4.58%) DSDM
13 12 (4.58%) Service Delivery
14 10 (3.82%) CRM
14 10 (3.82%) Resource Management
14 10 (3.82%) Matrix Management
14 10 (3.82%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (24.43%) Java
2 28 (10.69%) C#
3 18 (6.87%) SQL
4 14 (5.34%) PHP
5 9 (3.44%) C++
6 6 (2.29%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.91%) Perl
8 4 (1.53%) C
9 2 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (17.18%) Degree
2 14 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.96%) PMI Certification
4 11 (4.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (3.82%) PMP
6 8 (3.05%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.53%) ISEB
9 2 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.38%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (13.74%) QA
2 6 (2.29%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.76%) TickIT
3 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 29 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle
2 4 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (0.76%) SAP
3 2 (0.76%) Sage
3 2 (0.76%) Google
4 1 (0.38%) Northgate
4 1 (0.38%) Civica
4 1 (0.38%) Capita
4 1 (0.38%) Orchard
4 1 (0.38%) GigaSpaces
4 1 (0.38%) Mercator
4 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe
4 1 (0.38%) EMC
4 1 (0.38%) IBM
4 1 (0.38%) Progress
4 1 (0.38%) Business Objects
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