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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Project Manager
Rank 849 890 875
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 41 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.036% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.038% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 24
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £40,450 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,350
% change year-on-year
- +1.31%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Software Development Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Software Development Project Manager
Top 26 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 24 April 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 +9 38 £52,500 +5.00% 2
London +39 18 £47,500 -6.86% 1
South East +8 7 £65,000 +15.55%
West Yorkshire +10 5 - -
Leeds +4 5 - -
Yorkshire -2 5 - -
Surrey +10 4 £65,000 +13.04%
South West -17 4 £50,000 +36.98% 1
South Wales - 3 £50,000 -
East of England - 3 £32,500 -
Wales - 3 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £65,000 - 1
Cardiff - 3 £50,000 -
Chinnor - 3 - -
Exeter - 2 £52,500 -
Bristol - 2 £47,500 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £32,500 -
Devon - 2 £52,500 -
City of London +33 1 £47,500 -
North East - 1 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £65,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £50,000 -
Watford - 1 £65,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £50,000 -

Software Development Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 46 (70.77%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (69.23%) Project Management
3 26 (40.00%) Finance
3 26 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 25 (38.46%) PRINCE2
5 24 (36.92%) Degree
6 19 (29.23%) Scrum
7 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
8 11 (16.92%) C#
8 11 (16.92%) .NET
9 10 (15.38%) Games
10 9 (13.85%) MS Project
10 9 (13.85%) PMI Certification
10 9 (13.85%) Project Planning
11 8 (12.31%) DSDM
11 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
11 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
11 8 (12.31%) Management Information System
12 7 (10.77%) Supplier Management
12 7 (10.77%) Release Management
12 7 (10.77%) Software Delivery
13 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (9.23%) Coaching
13 6 (9.23%) Matrix Management
13 6 (9.23%) ITIL
14 5 (7.69%) PMP
14 5 (7.69%) APMP
14 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
15 4 (6.15%) QA

Software Development Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.08%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Project
2 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Big Data
2 1 (1.54%) Couchbase
General
1 26 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Games
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Billing
5 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) .NET
2 3 (4.62%) CSS
2 3 (4.62%) HTML
3 2 (3.08%) jQuery
4 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.15%) PMI
4 4 (6.15%) iPad
5 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.08%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (70.77%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (69.23%) Project Management
3 26 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 25 (38.46%) PRINCE2
5 19 (29.23%) Scrum
6 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.85%) Project Planning
8 8 (12.31%) DSDM
9 7 (10.77%) Release Management
9 7 (10.77%) Supplier Management
9 7 (10.77%) Software Delivery
10 6 (9.23%) Coaching
10 6 (9.23%) Matrix Management
10 6 (9.23%) ITIL
11 4 (6.15%) B2B
11 4 (6.15%) PRINCE
11 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
11 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.62%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) C#
2 4 (6.15%) Java
3 3 (4.62%) C++
3 3 (4.62%) MATLAB
4 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.54%) SQL
5 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (36.92%) Degree
2 9 (13.85%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.69%) APMP
3 5 (7.69%) PMP
4 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle
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