The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Software Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Project Manager
England / North West
Rank 222 196 171
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 29 32 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.57% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.59% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 75
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5760 5379 6682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.76% 96.48% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4815 4511 5586
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,001 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Software Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Software Project Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Software Project Manager
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester -24 17 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Lancashire -7 10 £35,000 - 2
Cheshire +6 1 £50,000 +35.13%
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
Software Project Manager
England

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 North West region featuring Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 29 (63.04%) PRINCE2
2 25 (54.35%) SDLC
3 24 (52.17%) Software Delivery
4 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (19.57%) Project Management
6 9 (19.57%) Presales
7 6 (13.04%) Time Management
7 6 (13.04%) Logistics
8 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
8 5 (10.87%) MS Project
9 4 (8.70%) PMP
9 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.52%) APMG
10 3 (6.52%) User Experience
10 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (6.52%) SaaS
10 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
10 3 (6.52%) .NET
10 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
11 2 (4.35%) C#
11 2 (4.35%) MS Office
11 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.35%) PRINCE
11 2 (4.35%) Line Management
11 2 (4.35%) Web Development
11 2 (4.35%) Contingency Planning
12 1 (2.17%) Gantt Chart
12 1 (2.17%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 1 (2.17%) Degree

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
1 5 (10.87%) MS Project
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (2.17%) Automotive
1 1 (2.17%) Electronics
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
1 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.52%) User Experience
2 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.17%) Life Science
2 1 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) PRINCE2
2 25 (54.35%) SDLC
3 24 (52.17%) Software Delivery
4 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (19.57%) Presales
6 9 (19.57%) Project Management
7 6 (13.04%) Logistics
7 6 (13.04%) Time Management
8 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
10 2 (4.35%) Contingency Planning
10 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.35%) Line Management
10 2 (4.35%) PRINCE
10 2 (4.35%) Web Development
11 1 (2.17%) Change Management
11 1 (2.17%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 1 (2.17%) Gantt Chart
11 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (2.17%) C
2 1 (2.17%) C++
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) PMP
2 3 (6.52%) APMG
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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