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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 222 216 229
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 21 42 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.64% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.66% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 42 28
Median salary £40,500 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.43% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,750 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £57,250 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.15%
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
5718 6372 6827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.59% 96.87% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4785 5195 5483
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 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Manchester -2 12 £41,000 -18.00% 4
Lancashire +17 7 £35,000 - 3
Cheshire +30 1 £53,500 +7.00%
Merseyside -5 1 £46,500 +3.33% 1
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 North West region featuring Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 33 (62.26%) PRINCE2
2 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (43.40%) Software Delivery
3 23 (43.40%) Project Management
4 16 (30.19%) Risk Management
4 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
5 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
5 12 (22.64%) C#
6 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
6 11 (20.75%) SDLC
7 10 (18.87%) Scala
7 10 (18.87%) NoSQL
7 10 (18.87%) DevOps
7 10 (18.87%) iPad
7 10 (18.87%) Big Data
7 10 (18.87%) Java
7 10 (18.87%) MS Project
8 8 (15.09%) Finance
9 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
11 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (5.66%) Service Management
12 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
12 3 (5.66%) Process Improvement
12 3 (5.66%) Web Application Development
13 2 (3.77%) Analytics
13 2 (3.77%) Change Control
13 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
13 2 (3.77%) Internet

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
2 10 (18.87%) MS Project
3 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) Extranet
2 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) LAN
2 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Big Data
1 10 (18.87%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
1 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.77%) XML
2 1 (1.89%) COM
2 1 (1.89%) EDI
2 1 (1.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) iPad
2 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) PRINCE2
2 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (43.40%) Project Management
3 23 (43.40%) Software Delivery
4 16 (30.19%) Risk Management
5 11 (20.75%) SDLC
6 10 (18.87%) DevOps
7 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.66%) Process Improvement
9 3 (5.66%) Service Management
9 3 (5.66%) Web Application Development
10 2 (3.77%) Analytics
10 2 (3.77%) Change Control
10 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
10 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.77%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.77%) Scrum
11 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) C#
2 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.87%) Java
3 10 (18.87%) Scala
4 1 (1.89%) PHP
4 1 (1.89%) SQL
4 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
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