The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Software Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 187 161 154
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 6 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.82% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.85% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 40
Median salary £49,500 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,937 £29,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £53,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
Software Project Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3682 3757 3952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.28% 96.76% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3153 3114 3322
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,050 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Software Project Manager in the job title.

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the Manchester region.

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Software Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Software Project Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Software Project Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -9 1 £40,500 +8.00%
Oldham - 1 £41,592 -
Software Project Manager
North West

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Software Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 11 (55.00%) Project Management
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 5 (25.00%) MS Project
5 5 (25.00%) iPad
6 4 (20.00%) DevOps
6 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Games
7 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.00%) MS Office
7 2 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) Java
7 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
7 2 (10.00%) Big Data
7 2 (10.00%) Scala
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
8 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (5.00%) Line Management
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (5.00%) ITIL

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
1 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Project Management
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (20.00%) DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Line Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft