The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Software Development Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Software Development
Rank 857 866 862
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 55 109 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.100% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 52 94 119
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £62,500 £60,300
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Development Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Software Development Project Manager in the job title.

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 30 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
England +5 55 £52,500 - 9
South East +41 19 £47,500 - 2
London +22 13 £65,000 +10.16% 1
Hampshire +15 9 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East Midlands +26 7 £50,000 +5.26%
North West +5 7 £35,000 -33.33% 2
Southampton +3 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Lancashire - 5 £35,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +8 4 £60,000 +14.28%
South West +1 4 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Chorley - 4 £35,000 - 1
Thame - 4 £60,000 -
Surrey +22 3 £52,500 +10.52%
East of England +13 3 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Nottingham +6 2 - -
Nottinghamshire +3 2 - -
Manchester -6 2 £62,500 +19.04%
West Midlands -19 2 £62,500 +38.88%
Gloucestershire - 2 £60,000 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £48,750 - 1
Portsmouth - 2 £53,750 -
City of London +48 1 £52,500 -
Leeds +33 1 £40,000 -17.94%
West Yorkshire +19 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire +19 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Hertfordshire +15 1 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 1 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Devon +1 1 £37,500 -
Birmingham -32 1 £57,500 +4.54%
Staffordshire - 1 £67,500 -

Software Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Software Development 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 featuring Software Development Project Manager in the job title.

1 83 (60.14%) Agile Software Development
1 83 (60.14%) Project Management
2 61 (44.20%) PRINCE2
3 40 (28.99%) Scrum
4 36 (26.09%) SDLC
5 30 (21.74%) Finance
6 29 (21.01%) QA
7 27 (19.57%) Degree
7 27 (19.57%) PMP
8 26 (18.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (16.67%) Software Delivery
10 22 (15.94%) PMI Certification
11 20 (14.49%) Retail
12 16 (11.59%) Java
12 16 (11.59%) E-Commerce
13 15 (10.87%) C#
13 15 (10.87%) .NET
14 14 (10.14%) Microsoft
14 14 (10.14%) ITIL
14 14 (10.14%) Project Planning
15 12 (8.70%) Waterfall
15 12 (8.70%) Line Management
16 11 (7.97%) Data Centre
16 11 (7.97%) MS Project
17 10 (7.25%) Software Engineering
17 10 (7.25%) Big Data
18 9 (6.52%) Node.js
18 9 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (6.52%) Scala
18 9 (6.52%) Computer Science

Software Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (1.45%) IIS
1 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.72%) CMS
2 1 (0.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (7.97%) MS Project
2 7 (5.07%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.62%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.45%) MS Office
5 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.25%) Big Data
2 9 (6.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (2.90%) JIRA
2 3 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (21.74%) Finance
2 20 (14.49%) Retail
3 7 (5.07%) Banking
4 6 (4.35%) Games
5 5 (3.62%) Marketing
6 4 (2.90%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.90%) Wholesale Banking
7 3 (2.17%) Back Office
7 3 (2.17%) Law
7 3 (2.17%) Legal
7 3 (2.17%) Publishing
8 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.87%) .NET
2 9 (6.52%) ASP.NET
2 9 (6.52%) Node.js
3 5 (3.62%) HTML
4 4 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (2.90%) CSS
5 3 (2.17%) Java EE
5 3 (2.17%) REST
5 3 (2.17%) SOAP
5 3 (2.17%) WCF
5 3 (2.17%) Web Services
5 3 (2.17%) XML
5 3 (2.17%) XSD
5 3 (2.17%) XSLT
6 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.72%) Flash
6 1 (0.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.97%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.17%) Fintech
3 3 (2.17%) Online Banking
4 2 (1.45%) User Experience
5 1 (0.72%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.72%) EPoS
5 1 (0.72%) iSeries
5 1 (0.72%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.35%) Windows
2 3 (2.17%) Windows Phone
2 3 (2.17%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (1.45%) VMS
4 1 (0.72%) Android
4 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (60.14%) Agile Software Development
1 83 (60.14%) Project Management
2 61 (44.20%) PRINCE2
3 40 (28.99%) Scrum
4 36 (26.09%) SDLC
5 26 (18.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 16 (11.59%) E-Commerce
8 14 (10.14%) ITIL
8 14 (10.14%) Project Planning
9 12 (8.70%) Line Management
9 12 (8.70%) Waterfall
10 10 (7.25%) Software Engineering
11 8 (5.80%) Matrix Organization
11 8 (5.80%) Resource Management
12 7 (5.07%) Analytics
12 7 (5.07%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (5.07%) DevOps
12 7 (5.07%) PRINCE
12 7 (5.07%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.59%) Java
2 15 (10.87%) C#
3 9 (6.52%) Scala
3 9 (6.52%) SQL
4 6 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.45%) C++
6 1 (0.72%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 27 (19.57%) Degree
1 27 (19.57%) PMP
2 22 (15.94%) PMI Certification
3 8 (5.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (3.62%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.01%) QA
2 4 (2.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.17%) iManage
3 1 (0.72%) Adobe
3 1 (0.72%) Apple
3 1 (0.72%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.72%) Charles River
3 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.72%) Vermilion
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