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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Software Development
Rank 826 818 838
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 95 149 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 78 126 157
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £43,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £57,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +25.00%

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
94551 104274 117052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.45% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79526 85540 95895
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 May 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 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 -6 89 £55,500 - 5
London +25 53 £65,000 +21.49% 1
South East +13 13 £50,000 -33.33% 2
City of London +55 8 £57,500 -
West Midlands -35 8 £50,000 -24.52%
Hampshire - 6 £50,000 - 1
North West +15 4 £35,000 -22.22% 2
East of England +14 4 £40,000 -46.66%
Scotland - 4 £42,500 -
South West +6 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Staffordshire -9 3 £35,000 -39.13%
Crawley - 3 £59,000 -
Coventry - 3 £55,000 -
Dundee - 3 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £59,000 -
Ipswich +23 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Suffolk +11 2 £42,500 -15.00%
West Yorkshire +8 2 £36,250 -23.68%
Lancashire +6 2 £35,000 -26.31%
Yorkshire -1 2 £36,250 -23.68%
Birmingham -17 2 £40,000 -46.66%
Fareham - 2 £50,000 -
Chorley - 2 £35,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 £55,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £35,000 -
Kent - 2 £57,500 -
West Malling - 2 £57,500 -
Southampton - 2 £42,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £55,000 -
Essex - 2 £36,250 -

Software Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 121 (68.36%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (63.28%) Project Management
3 68 (38.42%) PRINCE2
4 55 (31.07%) Finance
5 46 (25.99%) Scrum
6 44 (24.86%) SDLC
7 38 (21.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (15.82%) .NET
9 24 (13.56%) QA
10 23 (12.99%) Degree
11 22 (12.43%) Waterfall
11 22 (12.43%) Java
11 22 (12.43%) Microsoft
12 20 (11.30%) MS Project
13 16 (9.04%) Project Planning
13 16 (9.04%) Retail
13 16 (9.04%) PMI Certification
14 15 (8.47%) PMP
14 15 (8.47%) MS Excel
14 15 (8.47%) JIRA
15 14 (7.91%) Banking
16 13 (7.34%) SQL
16 13 (7.34%) Software Delivery
17 12 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (6.78%) Confluence
17 12 (6.78%) ITIL
17 12 (6.78%) C#
17 12 (6.78%) Risk Management
18 10 (5.65%) SQL Server
18 10 (5.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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 12 (6.78%) Confluence
2 8 (4.52%) Node.js
3 7 (3.95%) CMS
4 3 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.13%) Drupal
5 2 (1.13%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (11.30%) MS Project
2 15 (8.47%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.82%) MS Office
4 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.13%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.56%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.95%) Internet
2 1 (0.56%) Extranet
2 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.52%) Big Data
3 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.69%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (8.47%) JIRA
2 9 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.56%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.56%) Subversion
4 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (31.07%) Finance
2 16 (9.04%) Retail
3 14 (7.91%) Banking
4 9 (5.08%) Publishing
5 6 (3.39%) Games
6 5 (2.82%) Wholesale Banking
7 4 (2.26%) Marketing
8 2 (1.13%) Front Office
9 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.82%) .NET
2 7 (3.95%) J2EE
3 6 (3.39%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (2.26%) HTML
4 4 (2.26%) Web Services
5 3 (1.69%) Ajax
5 3 (1.69%) CSS
5 3 (1.69%) jQuery
5 3 (1.69%) Middleware
5 3 (1.69%) REST
5 3 (1.69%) SOAP
5 3 (1.69%) Spring
5 3 (1.69%) Struts
6 2 (1.13%) XML
7 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.82%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.82%) Online Banking
4 4 (2.26%) iSeries
5 3 (1.69%) Fintech
5 3 (1.69%) PMI
6 2 (1.13%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.13%) Online Games
6 2 (1.13%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.56%) NHS
7 1 (0.56%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.56%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.82%) Windows
2 2 (1.13%) VMS
3 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (68.36%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (63.28%) Project Management
3 68 (38.42%) PRINCE2
4 46 (25.99%) Scrum
5 44 (24.86%) SDLC
6 38 (21.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (12.43%) Waterfall
8 16 (9.04%) Project Planning
9 13 (7.34%) Software Delivery
10 12 (6.78%) ITIL
10 12 (6.78%) Risk Management
11 10 (5.65%) Analytics
12 9 (5.08%) Business Analysis
13 8 (4.52%) Change Management
13 8 (4.52%) Release Management
13 8 (4.52%) Service Delivery
13 8 (4.52%) Time Management
14 7 (3.95%) Content Management
14 7 (3.95%) Unit Testing
15 6 (3.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.43%) Java
2 13 (7.34%) SQL
3 12 (6.78%) C#
4 8 (4.52%) Scala
5 7 (3.95%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.69%) C
6 3 (1.69%) C++
7 2 (1.13%) Ruby
8 1 (0.56%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 23 (12.99%) Degree
2 16 (9.04%) PMI Certification
3 15 (8.47%) PMP
4 10 (5.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.56%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.39%) Oracle
3 4 (2.26%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.26%) BMC
3 4 (2.26%) HP
3 4 (2.26%) Remedy
4 3 (1.69%) IBM
5 2 (1.13%) SAP
6 1 (0.56%) Black Duck
6 1 (0.56%) Coverity
6 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.56%) Xamarin
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