The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 159 148 179
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 16 45 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 1.12% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.16% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 42 12
Average salary £46,250 £47,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.59% +1.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,250 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,750 £55,900
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +2.10%
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
3141 3879 3619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.20% 96.42% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2598 3327 3156
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Stockport -5 7 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Software Project Manager
North West

Software Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (63.27%) Project Management
2 31 (63.27%) PRINCE2
3 28 (57.14%) MS Project
4 25 (51.02%) Finance
5 21 (42.86%) Risk Management
5 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 20 (40.82%) MS Excel
7 17 (34.69%) Software Delivery
8 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (16.33%) .NET
8 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (16.33%) SDLC
9 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 7 (14.29%) PMP
9 7 (14.29%) PMI Certification
9 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 7 (14.29%) Scrum
9 7 (14.29%) Supplier Management
10 6 (12.24%) C#
10 6 (12.24%) Java
10 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
10 6 (12.24%) Degree
10 6 (12.24%) Project Planning
11 5 (10.20%) Time Management
11 5 (10.20%) APMG
11 5 (10.20%) User Experience
11 5 (10.20%) Presales
11 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
11 5 (10.20%) CMS

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (10.20%) CMS
2 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (57.14%) MS Project
2 20 (40.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
1 4 (8.16%) LAN
1 4 (8.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Big Data
2 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.16%) EDI
2 4 (8.16%) XML
2 4 (8.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) User Experience
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (63.27%) PRINCE2
2 31 (63.27%) Project Management
3 21 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 17 (34.69%) Software Delivery
5 8 (16.33%) SDLC
5 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.29%) Scrum
6 7 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 6 (12.24%) Project Planning
8 5 (10.20%) Presales
8 5 (10.20%) Time Management
9 4 (8.16%) Change Management
9 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
9 4 (8.16%) UML
10 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
10 3 (6.12%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) C#
1 6 (12.24%) Java
1 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
2 4 (8.16%) VBScript
3 2 (4.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 7 (14.29%) PMP
2 6 (12.24%) Degree
3 5 (10.20%) APMG
4 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) PMBOK
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Google
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Twitter
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