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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Project Manager
Rank 704 742 734
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 179 154 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 145 145 118
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,750 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,750 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+4.73% +7.95%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
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 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 52 £60,000 +17.64% 6
South East +8 35 £52,500 +5.00% 7
East of England +35 27 £49,750 +4.73% 2
Yorkshire -2 20 £50,000 +2.56%
South West -6 20 £45,000 +12.50% 3
North West +6 11 £47,500 +18.01% 3
East Midlands +15 6 £47,500 +79.24%
North East -7 5 £45,000 +5.88%
West Midlands -33 3 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Software Project Manager
UK

Software Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 234 (72.00%) Project Management
2 179 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (48.31%) PRINCE2
4 119 (36.62%) Finance
5 82 (25.23%) Scrum
6 72 (22.15%) Microsoft
7 70 (21.54%) Degree
8 66 (20.31%) Software Delivery
8 66 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 59 (18.15%) .NET
10 56 (17.23%) Java
11 54 (16.62%) Waterfall
12 46 (14.15%) MS Excel
12 46 (14.15%) Banking
13 39 (12.00%) MS Project
14 38 (11.69%) Telecoms
15 33 (10.15%) PMI Certification
16 32 (9.85%) SQL Server
17 30 (9.23%) Security Cleared
18 29 (8.92%) Computer Science
19 28 (8.62%) C#
20 26 (8.00%) CRM
21 24 (7.38%) PMI
22 22 (6.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 22 (6.77%) ITIL
22 22 (6.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
23 19 (5.85%) SC Cleared
23 19 (5.85%) Resource Management
24 18 (5.54%) PRINCE
25 17 (5.23%) C++

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (1.85%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.23%) CMS
4 1 (0.31%) Documentum
4 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.31%) Confluence
4 1 (0.31%) FileNet
Applications
1 46 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 39 (12.00%) MS Project
3 9 (2.77%) MS Office
4 3 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Tridion
1 2 (0.62%) SAP HR
1 2 (0.62%) Maximo
1 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.54%) Internet
2 2 (0.62%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.62%) LAN
2 2 (0.62%) WAN
3 1 (0.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.62%) Big Data
2 2 (0.62%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.31%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 7 (2.15%) JIRA
2 6 (1.85%) Hudson
3 2 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 119 (36.62%) Finance
2 46 (14.15%) Banking
3 38 (11.69%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.00%) Retail
5 10 (3.08%) Games
6 7 (2.15%) Electronics
6 7 (2.15%) Legal
7 6 (1.85%) Billing
8 5 (1.54%) French Language
8 5 (1.54%) German Language
9 2 (0.62%) Law
9 2 (0.62%) Advertising
10 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.31%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (18.15%) .NET
2 15 (4.62%) J2EE
3 8 (2.46%) HTML
4 6 (1.85%) Velocity
5 5 (1.54%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.23%) CSS
6 4 (1.23%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.23%) HTML5
7 3 (0.92%) XML
7 3 (0.92%) Flash
8 2 (0.62%) EDI
8 2 (0.62%) XSLT
8 2 (0.62%) Web Services
8 2 (0.62%) Java EE
8 2 (0.62%) WCF
8 2 (0.62%) WPF
8 2 (0.62%) jQuery
9 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.92%) Computer Science
2 24 (7.38%) PMI
3 17 (5.23%) Mobile App
4 12 (3.69%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.08%) iPad
7 9 (2.77%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.46%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.85%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.85%) Wiki
9 6 (1.85%) Open Source
10 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.54%) Physics
10 5 (1.54%) Chemistry
11 1 (0.31%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.31%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.00%) Windows
2 4 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (1.23%) Android
2 4 (1.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.31%) Linux
3 1 (0.31%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (72.00%) Project Management
2 179 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (48.31%) PRINCE2
4 82 (25.23%) Scrum
5 66 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 66 (20.31%) Software Delivery
6 54 (16.62%) Waterfall
7 26 (8.00%) CRM
8 22 (6.77%) ITIL
9 19 (5.85%) Resource Management
10 18 (5.54%) PRINCE
11 17 (5.23%) Coaching
12 16 (4.92%) SOA
13 15 (4.62%) Software Engineering
14 13 (4.00%) Project Planning
14 13 (4.00%) Change Control
14 13 (4.00%) E-Commerce
14 13 (4.00%) Migration
15 12 (3.69%) Supplier Management
16 11 (3.38%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (17.23%) Java
2 28 (8.62%) C#
3 17 (5.23%) C++
3 17 (5.23%) SQL
4 14 (4.31%) C
5 4 (1.23%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.92%) MATLAB
7 2 (0.62%) VBScript
7 2 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 70 (21.54%) Degree
2 33 (10.15%) PMI Certification
3 30 (9.23%) Security Cleared
4 22 (6.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 22 (6.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 19 (5.85%) SC Cleared
6 17 (5.23%) APMP
7 11 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (2.77%) PMP
9 5 (1.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.62%) QA
2 7 (2.15%) SLA
3 3 (0.92%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 72 (22.15%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.23%) Oracle
3 7 (2.15%) Trapeze
4 6 (1.85%) hybris
4 6 (1.85%) ATG
5 4 (1.23%) SAP
6 2 (0.62%) Kronos
7 1 (0.31%) IBM
7 1 (0.31%) Sun
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
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Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £20-23K pa + pension, certifications, career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 10% bonus + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford
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Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 Basic Salary plus Car Allowance
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago