The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 204 187 242
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 31 81 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.56% 1.17% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 69 17
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Software Project Manager
England

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
5322 6686 6406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.19% 96.63% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4453 5632 5342
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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 13 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 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
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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
Manchester -8 15 £50,000 +8.10% 2
Lancashire - 10 £35,000 -
Cheshire +2 6 £36,000 -28.00%
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 50 (67.57%) PRINCE2
2 42 (56.76%) Project Management
2 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (41.89%) MS Project
4 30 (40.54%) Software Delivery
5 26 (35.14%) Finance
6 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
7 24 (32.43%) Risk Management
8 22 (29.73%) MS Excel
9 17 (22.97%) SDLC
10 12 (16.22%) .NET
11 10 (13.51%) Project Planning
12 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (12.16%) C#
12 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (12.16%) Scrum
13 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
13 8 (10.81%) Waterfall
14 7 (9.46%) Degree
14 7 (9.46%) Supplier Management
14 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
14 7 (9.46%) PMP
14 7 (9.46%) PMI Certification
15 6 (8.11%) Change Management
15 6 (8.11%) Java
15 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
16 5 (6.76%) Business Analysis
16 5 (6.76%) Time Management
16 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 5 (6.76%) Change Control

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 (6.76%) CMS
2 4 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (41.89%) MS Project
2 22 (29.73%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.70%) MS Office
4 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) SaaS
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Internet
1 4 (5.41%) LAN
1 4 (5.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) Big Data
2 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
General
1 26 (35.14%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) .NET
2 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.41%) EDI
3 4 (5.41%) XML
3 4 (5.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.76%) User Experience
3 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) iPad
4 1 (1.35%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (67.57%) PRINCE2
2 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (56.76%) Project Management
3 30 (40.54%) Software Delivery
4 24 (32.43%) Risk Management
5 17 (22.97%) SDLC
6 10 (13.51%) Project Planning
7 9 (12.16%) Scrum
7 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (10.81%) Waterfall
9 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
9 7 (9.46%) Supplier Management
10 6 (8.11%) Change Management
11 5 (6.76%) Business Analysis
11 5 (6.76%) Change Control
11 5 (6.76%) Presales
11 5 (6.76%) Time Management
12 4 (5.41%) Load Balancing
12 4 (5.41%) Process Improvement
12 4 (5.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.16%) C#
2 6 (8.11%) Java
2 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
3 4 (5.41%) VBScript
4 3 (4.05%) PHP
4 3 (4.05%) SQL
5 2 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Degree
1 7 (9.46%) PMI Certification
1 7 (9.46%) PMP
2 5 (6.76%) APMG
2 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) PMBOK
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.70%) Twitter
3 1 (1.35%) Google
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle
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