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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Software Development
Rank 845 836 856
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 73 139 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 71 129 134
Median salary £52,500 £53,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% +11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +10.52%

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -32 68 £55,000 +2.80% 5
London +44 30 £65,000 +16.07% 1
South East -5 15 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Hampshire +5 7 £42,500 +3.03% 1
City of London +48 5 £52,500 -10.63%
Lancashire +22 5 £35,000 - 2
Surrey +14 5 £40,000 -27.27%
North West +12 5 £35,000 -28.20% 2
East Midlands +7 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Chorley - 5 £35,000 -
South West +12 4 £51,250 +2.50%
Southampton -1 4 £42,500 +6.25%
West Midlands -24 4 £65,000 +18.18%
East of England +16 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Staffordshire -4 3 £65,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £55,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £65,000 -
Epsom - 3 £40,000 -
Cheltenham - 3 £55,000 -
Cardiff +9 2 £47,500 -5.00%
South Wales +2 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Wales 0 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Scotland - 2 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £40,750 -
Yorkshire +18 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Hemel Hempstead +14 1 £40,000 -46.66%
Hertfordshire +13 1 £40,000 -46.66%
Nottinghamshire +12 1 - -
Leeds +12 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Guildford +11 1 £60,000 +9.09%

Software Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 113 (67.66%) Project Management
2 112 (67.07%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (40.12%) PRINCE2
4 46 (27.54%) Finance
5 45 (26.95%) SDLC
6 41 (24.55%) Scrum
7 34 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (16.17%) QA
9 25 (14.97%) Degree
10 24 (14.37%) Java
11 23 (13.77%) .NET
12 21 (12.57%) PMP
13 20 (11.98%) Software Delivery
14 19 (11.38%) Microsoft
15 18 (10.78%) PMI Certification
15 18 (10.78%) MS Project
16 17 (10.18%) C#
16 17 (10.18%) Waterfall
17 15 (8.98%) Project Planning
18 14 (8.38%) ITIL
18 14 (8.38%) Retail
19 13 (7.78%) SQL
19 13 (7.78%) SQL Server
19 13 (7.78%) Banking
20 12 (7.19%) JIRA
20 12 (7.19%) Analytics
20 12 (7.19%) E-Commerce
21 11 (6.59%) ASP.NET
21 11 (6.59%) Computer Science
22 10 (5.99%) Business Analysis

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 8 (4.79%) Confluence
2 3 (1.80%) CMS
3 2 (1.20%) Drupal
3 2 (1.20%) IIS
3 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.60%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 18 (10.78%) MS Project
2 9 (5.39%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.80%) MS Office
4 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.20%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.60%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.39%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) Extranet
2 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.99%) Big Data
3 4 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.80%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.80%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (7.19%) JIRA
2 8 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.80%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.60%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.60%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.60%) Subversion
4 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (27.54%) Finance
2 14 (8.38%) Retail
3 13 (7.78%) Banking
4 8 (4.79%) Games
5 6 (3.59%) Wholesale Banking
6 5 (2.99%) Marketing
7 3 (1.80%) Back Office
7 3 (1.80%) Law
7 3 (1.80%) Legal
8 2 (1.20%) Front Office
8 2 (1.20%) Publishing
9 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.77%) .NET
2 11 (6.59%) ASP.NET
3 10 (5.99%) Node.js
4 7 (4.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (4.19%) HTML
5 5 (2.99%) CSS
5 5 (2.99%) XML
6 4 (2.40%) J2EE
6 4 (2.40%) Web Services
7 3 (1.80%) Java EE
7 3 (1.80%) REST
7 3 (1.80%) SOAP
7 3 (1.80%) WCF
7 3 (1.80%) XSD
7 3 (1.80%) XSLT
8 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.60%) Flash
8 1 (0.60%) HTML5
8 1 (0.60%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.59%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.19%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.99%) Online Banking
5 4 (2.40%) iSeries
6 3 (1.80%) Fintech
6 3 (1.80%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.20%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.20%) Online Games
7 2 (1.20%) User Experience
8 1 (0.60%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.60%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.79%) Windows
2 3 (1.80%) Windows Phone
2 3 (1.80%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (1.20%) VMS
4 1 (0.60%) Android
4 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (67.66%) Project Management
2 112 (67.07%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (40.12%) PRINCE2
4 45 (26.95%) SDLC
5 41 (24.55%) Scrum
6 34 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (11.98%) Software Delivery
8 17 (10.18%) Waterfall
9 15 (8.98%) Project Planning
10 14 (8.38%) ITIL
11 12 (7.19%) Analytics
11 12 (7.19%) E-Commerce
12 10 (5.99%) Business Analysis
13 8 (4.79%) Line Management
13 8 (4.79%) Release Management
13 8 (4.79%) Risk Management
13 8 (4.79%) Service Delivery
13 8 (4.79%) Software Engineering
14 7 (4.19%) CRM
14 7 (4.19%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.37%) Java
2 17 (10.18%) C#
3 13 (7.78%) SQL
4 10 (5.99%) Scala
5 6 (3.59%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.80%) C++
7 2 (1.20%) Ruby
8 1 (0.60%) C
8 1 (0.60%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 25 (14.97%) Degree
2 21 (12.57%) PMP
3 18 (10.78%) PMI Certification
4 10 (5.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.80%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.80%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (16.17%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.99%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.40%) BMC
3 4 (2.40%) HP
3 4 (2.40%) Remedy
4 3 (1.80%) iManage
4 3 (1.80%) Oracle
5 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.20%) SAP
6 1 (0.60%) Adobe
6 1 (0.60%) Apple
6 1 (0.60%) Black Duck
6 1 (0.60%) Charles River
6 1 (0.60%) Coverity
6 1 (0.60%) Vermilion
6 1 (0.60%) Xamarin
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £42,000 - £53,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life cover, childcare vouchers
Posted: 10 days ago