The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 65 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.82% 0.47% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.48% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%
Software Project Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
596 626 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.87% 98.43% 99.32%
Number of salaries quoted 534 567 467
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Software Project Manager
Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £35,000 -
Stafford - 2 £27,500 -
Software Project Manager
West Midlands

Software Project Manager
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) JIRA
5 3 (27.27%) Atlassian
5 3 (27.27%) Confluence
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Automotive
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) MS Project
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) Change Management
7 1 (9.09%) Marketing
7 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
7 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (9.09%) Waterfall

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (27.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Automotive
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle