The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Project Manager
Rank 870 870 870
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 22 44 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.038% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.040% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 18
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £59,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £56,250 £52,250
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Development Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Software Development Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Development Project Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Project Manager within the UK.

Software Development Project Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Software Development Project Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Project Manager over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 within the UK.

Software Development Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Development Project Manager
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
England -1 22 £50,000 -4.76% 2
South East +27 14 £49,000 +3.15%
Surrey +19 11 £55,000 -4.34%
Woking - 6 £55,000 -
London +18 5 £53,750 +16.21%
Walton-on-Thames - 2 £46,250 -
Berkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Reading - 2 £42,500 -
Guildford +6 1 - -
Cambridgeshire +5 1 £50,000 -13.04%
Hampshire +3 1 £42,500 -10.52%
Wiltshire -5 1 £50,000 -
East of England -7 1 £50,000 -13.04% 1
South West -13 1 £50,000 -
West Midlands -21 1 £55,000 -4.34%
Birmingham - 1 £55,000 -
Swindon - 1 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £57,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £50,000 -
Southampton - 1 £42,500 -

Software Development Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software Development 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 Development Project Manager in their job title.

1 46 (73.02%) Project Management
2 41 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (44.44%) SDLC
4 26 (41.27%) Finance
5 23 (36.51%) Waterfall
6 21 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 20 (31.75%) Degree
8 17 (26.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (23.81%) .NET
10 14 (22.22%) C#
11 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
12 12 (19.05%) Software Delivery
13 10 (15.87%) Project Planning
14 9 (14.29%) Scrum
14 9 (14.29%) ITIL
15 8 (12.70%) DSDM
15 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
15 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
16 7 (11.11%) HTML
16 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
17 6 (9.52%) Change Control
17 6 (9.52%) Supplier Management
17 6 (9.52%) Matrix Management
17 6 (9.52%) Release Management
17 6 (9.52%) C++
18 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
18 5 (7.94%) PMP
18 5 (7.94%) PMI Certification
18 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
18 5 (7.94%) Management Information System

Software Development Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Software Development 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 Development Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS Project
3 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Orchard Housing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
1 2 (3.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 26 (41.27%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) .NET
2 7 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.76%) CSS
4 2 (3.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.94%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (73.02%) Project Management
2 41 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (44.44%) SDLC
4 23 (36.51%) Waterfall
5 21 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 17 (26.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (19.05%) Software Delivery
8 10 (15.87%) Project Planning
9 9 (14.29%) Scrum
9 9 (14.29%) ITIL
10 8 (12.70%) DSDM
10 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
11 6 (9.52%) Supplier Management
11 6 (9.52%) Matrix Management
11 6 (9.52%) Release Management
11 6 (9.52%) Change Control
12 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
12 5 (7.94%) Line Management
13 4 (6.35%) ITSM
13 4 (6.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) C#
2 6 (9.52%) C++
3 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.76%) Java
4 3 (4.76%) MATLAB
5 2 (3.17%) C
6 1 (1.59%) PHP
6 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) PMP
2 5 (7.94%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.59%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) TickIT
2 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (3.17%) Northgate
3 2 (3.17%) Civica
3 2 (3.17%) Capita
3 2 (3.17%) Orchard
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago