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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Project Manager
Rank 864 840 832
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 18 52 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.049% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.052% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 16 45 31
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £58,707
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £48,700
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.93%

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
99934 100679 103565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.48% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82413 80836 87730
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 £27,500 £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 26 February 2015 within the UK.

Software Development Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Development Project Manager
Top 18 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 26 February 2015. 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 -24 17 £55,000 - 2
London -3 5 £55,000 +3.77%
South East -23 5 £65,000 +19.26%
Surrey -2 4 £65,000 +13.04%
Yorkshire +7 3 £55,000 +7.84% 1
Leeds 0 3 £55,000 +10.00% 1
West Yorkshire -7 3 £55,000 +7.84% 1
North West -14 3 £50,000 -3.84%
Manchester - 2 £47,500 -
Scotland +13 1 £51,000 +7.36%
City of London +6 1 £65,000 -
Edinburgh +2 1 £51,000 +7.36%
Cheshire -9 1 £50,000 -3.84%
Oxfordshire - 1 £52,500 -
Warrington - 1 £50,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £52,500 -
Bristol - 1 £47,500 -
South West - 1 £47,500 -

Software Development Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (62.50%) Project Management
3 19 (47.50%) Scrum
4 16 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 13 (32.50%) Waterfall
6 11 (27.50%) .NET
6 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
7 10 (25.00%) Java
7 10 (25.00%) Finance
8 9 (22.50%) Degree
9 8 (20.00%) PMI Certification
9 8 (20.00%) C#
10 7 (17.50%) MS Project
10 7 (17.50%) Games
10 7 (17.50%) Project Planning
11 6 (15.00%) OO
11 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.00%) OOD
12 5 (12.50%) PMI
12 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
12 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 5 (12.50%) APMP
13 4 (10.00%) iPad
13 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
13 4 (10.00%) Coaching
13 4 (10.00%) B2B
13 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
13 4 (10.00%) Supplier Management
13 4 (10.00%) Retail

Software Development Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Project
2 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
2 1 (2.50%) Couchbase
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Games
3 4 (10.00%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
5 1 (2.50%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) PMI
1 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) iPad
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) Informatics
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (62.50%) Project Management
3 19 (47.50%) Scrum
4 16 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 13 (32.50%) Waterfall
6 7 (17.50%) Project Planning
7 6 (15.00%) OO
7 6 (15.00%) OOD
8 4 (10.00%) B2B
8 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 4 (10.00%) Release Management
8 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.00%) Coaching
9 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.50%) Product Management
9 3 (7.50%) Resource Management
9 3 (7.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) Java
2 8 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (12.50%) APMP
4 3 (7.50%) PMP
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
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