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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Software Development
Rank 859 810 807
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 92 131 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 80 124 126
Average salary £52,250 £50,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.50% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average 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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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 -29 90 £52,000 +4.00% 2
London +6 42 £55,000 -4.34% 1
South East -9 20 £47,500 +5.55%
Yorkshire +5 15 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire -8 11 £50,000 -
Halifax - 8 £50,000 -
West Midlands -19 7 £53,750 +7.50%
City of London +58 6 £57,500 -11.53%
Oxfordshire -4 5 - -
Oxford -12 5 - -
Surrey -3 4 £47,500 +15.85%
East of England -3 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Bradford - 4 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £52,000 -
York - 4 £52,000 -
Hampshire +11 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Essex -2 3 £42,500 -32.00%
Buckinghamshire -9 3 £52,500 +10.52%
Milton Keynes -9 3 £52,500 +10.52%
Coventry - 3 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £32,500 -
East Midlands -2 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Southampton - 2 £40,000 -
Leicester - 2 £50,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 2 £55,000 -
Guildford - 2 £51,250 -
East Grinstead - 2 £38,750 -
Leicestershire - 2 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh +8 1 - -
Berkshire +1 1 £46,500 -38.00%

Software Development Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 119 (67.61%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (54.55%) Project Management
3 79 (44.89%) PRINCE2
4 48 (27.27%) Finance
5 44 (25.00%) Scrum
5 44 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 41 (23.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (18.18%) SDLC
8 29 (16.48%) Microsoft
9 24 (13.64%) PMI Certification
9 24 (13.64%) .NET
10 23 (13.07%) Project Planning
11 20 (11.36%) MS Excel
12 18 (10.23%) MS Project
12 18 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (9.09%) PMP
13 16 (9.09%) QA
14 15 (8.52%) Degree
14 15 (8.52%) C#
14 15 (8.52%) Retail
15 14 (7.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 14 (7.95%) Line Management
15 14 (7.95%) Software Delivery
16 13 (7.39%) Time Management
17 12 (6.82%) Matrix Management
17 12 (6.82%) Risk Management
18 11 (6.25%) Publishing
18 11 (6.25%) Java
18 11 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 10 (5.68%) JIRA

Software Development Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (5.11%) Confluence
2 7 (3.98%) CMS
3 3 (1.70%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.14%) Node.js
5 1 (0.57%) Drupal
5 1 (0.57%) Lync
5 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 18 (10.23%) MS Project
3 7 (3.98%) MS Office
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.14%) SaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) Extranet
1 1 (0.57%) Internet
1 1 (0.57%) Intranet
1 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.84%) MongoDB
1 5 (2.84%) NoSQL
1 5 (2.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.14%) MySQL
4 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (5.68%) JIRA
2 4 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.57%) QADirector
General
1 48 (27.27%) Finance
2 15 (8.52%) Retail
3 11 (6.25%) Publishing
4 6 (3.41%) Legal
4 6 (3.41%) Marketing
5 4 (2.27%) Banking
6 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.14%) Electronics
7 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.57%) Games
8 1 (0.57%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.64%) .NET
2 5 (2.84%) jQuery
2 5 (2.84%) Middleware
3 4 (2.27%) HTML
4 3 (1.70%) Ajax
4 3 (1.70%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.70%) J2EE
4 3 (1.70%) REST
4 3 (1.70%) SOAP
4 3 (1.70%) Spring
4 3 (1.70%) Struts
4 3 (1.70%) Web Services
5 2 (1.14%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.14%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.68%) PMI
3 4 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.27%) Online Gambling
4 3 (1.70%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.70%) DTV
4 3 (1.70%) Video on Demand
5 2 (1.14%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.14%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.14%) User Experience
6 1 (0.57%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.57%) Home Automation
6 1 (0.57%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.57%) iPad
6 1 (0.57%) IPTV
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.14%) Windows
2 1 (0.57%) Android
2 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (67.61%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (54.55%) Project Management
3 79 (44.89%) PRINCE2
4 44 (25.00%) Scrum
4 44 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 41 (23.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (18.18%) SDLC
7 23 (13.07%) Project Planning
8 14 (7.95%) Line Management
8 14 (7.95%) Software Delivery
9 13 (7.39%) Time Management
10 12 (6.82%) Matrix Management
10 12 (6.82%) Risk Management
11 11 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (5.11%) Content Management
12 9 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (4.55%) Change Management
13 8 (4.55%) ITIL
13 8 (4.55%) Project Governance
13 8 (4.55%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.52%) C#
2 11 (6.25%) Java
3 7 (3.98%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.41%) SQL
5 3 (1.70%) Ruby
6 2 (1.14%) Apple Swift
6 2 (1.14%) C
6 2 (1.14%) C++
6 2 (1.14%) Objective-C
6 2 (1.14%) PHP
7 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (13.64%) PMI Certification
2 16 (9.09%) PMP
3 15 (8.52%) Degree
4 14 (7.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (5.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 29 (16.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.84%) Oracle
3 3 (1.70%) IBM
3 3 (1.70%) SAP
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