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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Project Manager
Rank 859 843 824
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 40 30 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.028% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.030% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 59
Average salary £47,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.50%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014 within the UK.

Software Development Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Development Project Manager
Top 30 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 August 2014. 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 -23 38 £48,750 -7.14% 2
London +8 12 £45,000 -13.46% 1
City of London 0 7 £47,500 -10.37%
West Midlands -8 7 £56,250 +2.27% 1
East of England -11 6 £57,500 -11.53%
Coventry - 5 £57,500 - 1
Hampshire -13 4 £47,500 -
South East -20 4 £47,500 -9.09%
West Yorkshire -34 4 £46,000 -12.38%
Yorkshire -42 4 £46,000 -14.41%
Leeds - 4 £46,000 -
Fareham - 4 £47,500 -
Cheshire -7 3 £60,000 +71.42%
North West -16 3 £60,000 +29.03%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £57,500 -
Huntingdon - 3 £57,500 -
Scotland -19 2 £47,500 +46.15%
Essex - 2 £55,000 -
Basildon - 2 £55,000 -
Warwickshire +17 1 - -
Edinburgh -12 1 £47,500 +46.15%
East Midlands -21 1 £50,000 +21.95%
North East - 1 £55,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £55,500 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £55,000 -
Crewe - 1 £60,000 -
Derby - 1 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £55,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £50,000 -

Software Development Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 51 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (52.56%) Scrum
3 38 (48.72%) Project Management
4 30 (38.46%) Java
5 21 (26.92%) PRINCE2
6 20 (25.64%) Retail
7 19 (24.36%) QA
8 15 (19.23%) Degree
8 15 (19.23%) OO
9 14 (17.95%) German Language
10 10 (12.82%) MS Project
11 9 (11.54%) .NET
11 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
11 9 (11.54%) Finance
12 8 (10.26%) MS Office
12 8 (10.26%) Waterfall
13 7 (8.97%) C++
13 7 (8.97%) DSDM
14 6 (7.69%) RUP
14 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
14 6 (7.69%) ISO 9001
14 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
14 6 (7.69%) PHP
14 6 (7.69%) SQL
14 6 (7.69%) Internet
14 6 (7.69%) PMI Certification
14 6 (7.69%) Service Management
14 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
15 5 (6.41%) Games
15 5 (6.41%) Data Management

Software Development Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (1.28%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Project
2 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 8 (10.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) Wireless
2 1 (1.28%) LTE
2 1 (1.28%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.28%) JIRA
1 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (25.64%) Retail
2 14 (17.95%) German Language
3 9 (11.54%) Finance
4 5 (6.41%) Games
5 2 (2.56%) Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Electronics
6 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) .NET
2 4 (5.13%) CSS
2 4 (5.13%) XHTML
2 4 (5.13%) HTML
2 4 (5.13%) jQuery
3 2 (2.56%) Velocity
3 2 (2.56%) J2EE
4 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.41%) iPad
2 5 (6.41%) PMI
2 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.13%) Kindle
4 1 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.28%) Firmware
4 1 (1.28%) VHDL
4 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (52.56%) Scrum
3 38 (48.72%) Project Management
4 21 (26.92%) PRINCE2
5 15 (19.23%) OO
6 8 (10.26%) Waterfall
7 7 (8.97%) DSDM
8 6 (7.69%) RUP
8 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.69%) Service Management
9 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.41%) B2B
9 5 (6.41%) ITSM
9 5 (6.41%) Data Management
9 5 (6.41%) Web Development
9 5 (6.41%) Kanban
10 4 (5.13%) Resource Management
10 4 (5.13%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.13%) ITIL
10 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.46%) Java
2 7 (8.97%) C++
3 6 (7.69%) PHP
3 6 (7.69%) SQL
4 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.13%) C#
5 1 (1.28%) C
5 1 (1.28%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Degree
2 6 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 5 (6.41%) PMP
4 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.28%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.36%) QA
2 6 (7.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.28%) Mercator
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle
2 1 (1.28%) Progress
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
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