The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 133 140 137
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 14 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.66% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 5
Average salary £51,250 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +1.05%
Software Project Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1990 2275 2127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.96% 95.75% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1576 1591
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in Reading

Software Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Software Project Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 13 (65.00%) PRINCE2
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) PMP
3 11 (55.00%) PMI Certification
4 10 (50.00%) Finance
5 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 8 (40.00%) SDLC
6 7 (35.00%) Software Delivery
7 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (30.00%) .NET
8 5 (25.00%) Java
8 5 (25.00%) ITIL
8 5 (25.00%) Legal
8 5 (25.00%) Mobile Development
8 5 (25.00%) Big Data
8 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (20.00%) Presales
9 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
10 3 (15.00%) Open Source
10 3 (15.00%) Degree
10 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (15.00%) Banking
10 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
11 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
11 2 (10.00%) QA
12 1 (5.00%) Wiki
12 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (5.00%) Web Development
12 1 (5.00%) PKI

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Legal
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Games
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (40.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) SDLC
4 7 (35.00%) Software Delivery
5 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (25.00%) ITIL
6 5 (25.00%) Mobile Development
7 4 (20.00%) Presales
7 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
8 3 (15.00%) Open Source
8 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
10 1 (5.00%) Coaching
10 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.00%) E-Procurement
10 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 1 (5.00%) MVC
10 1 (5.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) PMI Certification
1 11 (55.00%) PMP
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA