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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Project Manager
Rank 876 837 853
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 21 53 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.048% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.051% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 17 45 30
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,300 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% -4.54%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Software Development Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Development Project Manager
Top 19 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 19 December 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 -31 21 £52,500 -4.54% 1
London +14 8 £55,000 -9.83%
West Midlands -14 5 £55,000 -4.34%
Warwickshire - 5 £55,000 -
City of London +25 3 £65,000 -18.75%
South East +5 2 £50,000 -4.76%
West Yorkshire -14 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Yorkshire -24 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Dorset - 2 £37,500 -
Leeds - 2 £45,000 -
South West - 2 £37,500 -
East Midlands +28 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Surrey -4 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Isle of Wight - 1 £35,000 -
North West - 1 £42,500 - 1
Bournemouth - 1 £37,500 -
Manchester - 1 £42,500 - 1
Northampton - 1 £30,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £30,000 -

Software Development Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 46 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (61.40%) Project Management
3 27 (47.37%) Scrum
4 20 (35.09%) PRINCE2
5 19 (33.33%) Java
5 19 (33.33%) Degree
6 14 (24.56%) .NET
7 13 (22.81%) Waterfall
8 12 (21.05%) Games
9 11 (19.30%) PMI Certification
9 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
10 10 (17.54%) MS Project
11 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 9 (15.79%) B2B
11 9 (15.79%) iPad
12 8 (14.04%) PMI
12 8 (14.04%) Retail
12 8 (14.04%) OO
12 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
13 7 (12.28%) QA
13 7 (12.28%) Project Planning
13 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
14 6 (10.53%) Finance
14 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
14 6 (10.53%) OOD
14 6 (10.53%) PMP
15 5 (8.77%) APMP
15 5 (8.77%) Coaching
15 5 (8.77%) C#
15 5 (8.77%) PHP

Software Development Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (1.75%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Project
2 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 12 (21.05%) Games
2 8 (14.04%) Retail
3 6 (10.53%) Finance
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) German Language
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.51%) CSS
2 2 (3.51%) jQuery
2 2 (3.51%) HTML
3 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.75%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) iPad
2 8 (14.04%) PMI
3 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.26%) Kindle
6 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.75%) Open Source
7 1 (1.75%) Informatics
7 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (61.40%) Project Management
3 27 (47.37%) Scrum
4 20 (35.09%) PRINCE2
5 13 (22.81%) Waterfall
6 9 (15.79%) B2B
7 8 (14.04%) OO
7 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.28%) Project Planning
9 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.53%) OOD
10 5 (8.77%) Data Management
10 5 (8.77%) Coaching
11 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (7.02%) Business Analysis
11 4 (7.02%) RUP
12 3 (5.26%) Time Management
12 3 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
12 3 (5.26%) Resource Management
13 2 (3.51%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (8.77%) C#
2 5 (8.77%) PHP
3 3 (5.26%) SQL
3 3 (5.26%) C++
3 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.75%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Degree
2 11 (19.30%) PMI Certification
3 6 (10.53%) PMP
4 5 (8.77%) APMP
5 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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