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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager - Software Development
UK
Rank 794 843 827
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 50 86 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.089% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 46 73 115
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £41,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%

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
80036 96313 101493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.47% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 66452 80820 84362
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +54 50 £55,000 +5.76% 4
South East +66 16 £47,500 -
London +37 12 £72,500 +31.81%
Berkshire +56 9 £47,500 +2.15%
Bracknell - 8 £47,500 -
South West - 7 £65,000 - 2
East of England +16 5 £52,500 +16.66%
Bristol - 5 £65,000 - 2
West Midlands +8 4 £57,500 +9.52% 1
East Midlands +8 4 £65,000 +30.00%
Nottinghamshire - 4 £65,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £65,000 -
Essex +22 3 £55,000 +41.93%
Beckenham - 3 £54,000 -
Surrey +37 2 £66,250 +39.47%
Coventry +13 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Staffordshire +2 2 £60,000 +9.09%
Middlesex +2 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £51,250 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £58,750 -
Chelmsford - 2 £55,000 -
Leeds +30 1 £36,000 -28.00%
West Yorkshire +23 1 £36,000 -28.00%
Yorkshire +16 1 £36,000 -28.00%
East Grinstead +12 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Cheshire +11 1 £50,000 -13.04%
West Sussex +9 1 £45,000 +38.46%
North West -10 1 £50,000 +2.56% 1
Norfolk - 1 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £45,000 -

Software Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 69 (66.35%) Project Management
2 57 (54.81%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (31.73%) Finance
3 33 (31.73%) PRINCE2
3 33 (31.73%) SDLC
4 30 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (20.19%) Scrum
6 18 (17.31%) Degree
7 17 (16.35%) Waterfall
8 16 (15.38%) Retail
9 15 (14.42%) ITIL
9 15 (14.42%) DevOps
10 14 (13.46%) SQL
11 13 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 13 (12.50%) PMP
11 13 (12.50%) .NET
11 13 (12.50%) HTML
12 12 (11.54%) Banking
13 10 (9.62%) E-Commerce
13 10 (9.62%) PMI Certification
13 10 (9.62%) Management Information System
13 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (8.65%) Big Data
14 9 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (8.65%) Manufacturing
14 9 (8.65%) MS Excel
14 9 (8.65%) Java
14 9 (8.65%) JavaScript
15 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
15 8 (7.69%) Data Centre

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 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.73%) MS Project
3 5 (4.81%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (3.85%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (3.85%) Firewall
2 4 (3.85%) SSL
2 4 (3.85%) VPN
2 4 (3.85%) Wireless
3 1 (0.96%) HTTP
3 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.65%) Big Data
2 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.92%) Riak
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) JIRA
1 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (31.73%) Finance
2 16 (15.38%) Retail
3 13 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 12 (11.54%) Banking
5 9 (8.65%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.81%) Marketing
7 4 (3.85%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.88%) French Language
8 3 (2.88%) German Language
8 3 (2.88%) Publishing
9 2 (1.92%) Back Office
9 2 (1.92%) Electronics
9 2 (1.92%) Front Office
10 1 (0.96%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) .NET
1 13 (12.50%) HTML
2 6 (5.77%) CGI
2 6 (5.77%) HTML5
3 5 (4.81%) CSS
4 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.85%) XML
5 2 (1.92%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.92%) CSS3
5 2 (1.92%) jQuery
6 1 (0.96%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.96%) Flash
6 1 (0.96%) Java EE
6 1 (0.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.77%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.85%) PMI
6 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.88%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.96%) Contactless
8 1 (0.96%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.77%) Unix
2 1 (0.96%) Android
2 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (66.35%) Project Management
2 57 (54.81%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (31.73%) PRINCE2
3 33 (31.73%) SDLC
4 30 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (20.19%) Scrum
6 17 (16.35%) Waterfall
7 15 (14.42%) DevOps
7 15 (14.42%) ITIL
8 10 (9.62%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.73%) Change Management
9 7 (6.73%) Software Delivery
10 6 (5.77%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (5.77%) PRINCE
11 5 (4.81%) Line Management
11 5 (4.81%) Time Management
12 4 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.85%) Matrix Management
12 4 (3.85%) Project Planning
12 4 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.46%) SQL
2 9 (8.65%) Java
2 9 (8.65%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.77%) Perl
4 5 (4.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (17.31%) Degree
2 13 (12.50%) PMP
3 10 (9.62%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.85%) CCNA
4 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.92%) APMP
5 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) QA
2 4 (3.85%) SLA
3 3 (2.88%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.73%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 4 (3.85%) Cisco
3 4 (3.85%) Juniper
3 4 (3.85%) VMware
4 2 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (0.96%) Apple
5 1 (0.96%) CA Agile Central
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