The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 97 103 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.38% 0.077% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.080% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -20.45%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
Software Project Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1256 1252 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.32% 96.16% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1115 887
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the Wales region.

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in Wales

Software Project Manager
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Mid Wales - 4 - -
South Wales +6 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Software Project Manager
UK

Software Project Manager
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Software 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) IEC 61508
1 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Software 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) IEC 61508