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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Project Manager
Rank 704 775 762
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 157 111 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 138 100 87
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,501
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
97285 102439 95015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.18% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81970 83640 79578
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -3 36 £50,000 +5.26% 2
London +18 35 £53,500 +8.62% 3
South West +7 24 £45,000 +9.09% 5
East of England +9 20 £55,000 +7.31% 1
Yorkshire +17 16 £47,500 - 2
West Midlands -7 12 £35,000 -36.36% 2
North West -10 9 £50,000 +5.26% 4
East Midlands -3 5 £50,000 -
Software Project Manager
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Software Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 245 (74.47%) Project Management
2 176 (53.50%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (49.85%) PRINCE2
4 104 (31.61%) Finance
5 80 (24.32%) Degree
6 75 (22.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 75 (22.80%) SDLC
7 60 (18.24%) Software Delivery
8 59 (17.93%) Scrum
9 52 (15.81%) .NET
10 45 (13.68%) Microsoft
11 43 (13.07%) Java
12 42 (12.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 40 (12.16%) PMI Certification
14 39 (11.85%) C#
14 39 (11.85%) MS Project
15 34 (10.33%) Waterfall
16 33 (10.03%) Banking
17 31 (9.42%) E-Commerce
18 28 (8.51%) PMI
18 28 (8.51%) MS Excel
19 27 (8.21%) APMP
20 26 (7.90%) Computer Science
20 26 (7.90%) Retail
20 26 (7.90%) Telecoms
20 26 (7.90%) SQL Server
21 25 (7.60%) C++
21 25 (7.60%) QA
22 24 (7.29%) HTML
22 24 (7.29%) Programme Management

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (2.74%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.13%) CMS
3 6 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.91%) Drupal
5 2 (0.61%) Documentum
5 2 (0.61%) FileNet
6 1 (0.30%) Confluence
6 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 39 (11.85%) MS Project
2 28 (8.51%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.91%) MS Office
4 3 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.61%) Simulink
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Tridion
1 3 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.61%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.65%) Internet
2 7 (2.13%) Skype
3 3 (0.91%) Wireless
3 3 (0.91%) LAN
3 3 (0.91%) WAN
4 2 (0.61%) Intranet
4 2 (0.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.90%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.56%) Relational Database
3 14 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.65%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (4.26%) JIRA
2 9 (2.74%) Hudson
3 1 (0.30%) Ant
3 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 104 (31.61%) Finance
2 33 (10.03%) Banking
3 26 (7.90%) Retail
3 26 (7.90%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.74%) Legal
5 7 (2.13%) German Language
6 6 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.52%) Games
7 5 (1.52%) Billing
7 5 (1.52%) French Language
8 3 (0.91%) International Banking
8 3 (0.91%) Publishing
8 3 (0.91%) Law
8 3 (0.91%) Electronics
9 2 (0.61%) Front Office
9 2 (0.61%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.61%) Automotive
9 2 (0.61%) Local Government
9 2 (0.61%) Marketing
10 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (15.81%) .NET
2 24 (7.29%) HTML
3 16 (4.86%) J2EE
4 13 (3.95%) CSS
5 9 (2.74%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.74%) Velocity
6 3 (0.91%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.91%) XML
6 3 (0.91%) XSLT
6 3 (0.91%) EDI
7 2 (0.61%) Middleware
8 1 (0.30%) Web Services
8 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.30%) HTML5
8 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.51%) PMI
2 26 (7.90%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.74%) iPad
4 9 (2.74%) Wiki
4 9 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.13%) Smartphone
6 6 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.22%) Social Media
8 3 (0.91%) Internet of Things
8 3 (0.91%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.61%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.61%) Home Automation
9 2 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.30%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.30%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.30%) FMCG
10 1 (0.30%) SCADA
10 1 (0.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.52%) Windows
2 3 (0.91%) Linux
2 3 (0.91%) UNIX
3 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.30%) Android
3 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (74.47%) Project Management
2 176 (53.50%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (49.85%) PRINCE2
4 75 (22.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (22.80%) SDLC
5 60 (18.24%) Software Delivery
6 59 (17.93%) Scrum
7 34 (10.33%) Waterfall
8 31 (9.42%) E-Commerce
9 24 (7.29%) Programme Management
10 22 (6.69%) PRINCE
10 22 (6.69%) Analytics
11 21 (6.38%) Time Management
12 19 (5.78%) Resource Management
13 18 (5.47%) Project Planning
14 16 (4.86%) Change Control
14 16 (4.86%) Coaching
15 15 (4.56%) Agile Project Management
15 15 (4.56%) Software Engineering
15 15 (4.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (13.07%) Java
2 39 (11.85%) C#
3 25 (7.60%) C++
4 21 (6.38%) C
5 19 (5.78%) SQL
6 10 (3.04%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.52%) PHP
7 5 (1.52%) MATLAB
8 3 (0.91%) VBScript
8 3 (0.91%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 80 (24.32%) Degree
2 42 (12.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 40 (12.16%) PMI Certification
4 27 (8.21%) APMP
5 21 (6.38%) Security Cleared
6 20 (6.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 19 (5.78%) SC Cleared
8 13 (3.95%) PMP
9 4 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.60%) QA
2 13 (3.95%) SLA
3 6 (1.82%) TickIT
3 6 (1.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) COREP
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Firmware
Vendors
1 45 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.08%) Oracle
3 9 (2.74%) ATG
3 9 (2.74%) hybris
4 2 (0.61%) Northgate
4 2 (0.61%) Civica
4 2 (0.61%) Capita
4 2 (0.61%) Orchard
5 1 (0.30%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.30%) SAP
5 1 (0.30%) Sun
5 1 (0.30%) Trapeze
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