The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - Software Development
Rank 234 195 197
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 9 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.43% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 11
Average salary £45,000 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +15.78%
Software Development Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5999 5153 4710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.31% 96.81% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4777 4370 3935
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Development Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Software Development Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Software Development Project Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Software Development Project Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Software Development Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Project Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Software Development Project Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Software Development Project Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 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 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
Birmingham -20 4 £51,250 -31.66%
Staffordshire +11 3 £35,000 -39.13%
Coventry 0 2 £55,000 +66.66%
Software Development Project Manager
England

Software Development Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 17 (89.47%) Project Management
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Retail
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
5 3 (15.79%) JIRA
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Confluence
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
6 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
7 1 (5.26%) Release Management
7 1 (5.26%) QA
7 1 (5.26%) SaaS
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Marketing
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (5.26%) NHS
7 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (5.26%) Delphi
7 1 (5.26%) Java
7 1 (5.26%) Finance
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.26%) People Management
7 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery

Software Development Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (15.79%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Project Management
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) People Management
7 1 (5.26%) Release Management
7 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Delphi
1 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com