The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Software Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 200 175 191
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 42 47 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.69% 0.89% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.92% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 26
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £27,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.89%
Software 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
5868 5125 4951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.40% 97.10% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4626 4293 4171
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Software Project Manager in the job title.

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Software 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 Project Manager across the West Midlands region.

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Software Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Software Project Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Software Project Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
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
Birmingham -3 19 £55,000 -26.66% 3
Staffordshire 0 5 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 £41,000 -
Coventry +8 4 £55,000 +69.23%
Shropshire - 4 £39,250 - 1
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
Dudley - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Software 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 67 (69.79%) Project Management
2 50 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 28 (29.17%) SaaS
5 21 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (19.79%) CRM
7 18 (18.75%) Presales
8 17 (17.71%) Project Planning
9 16 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 15 (15.63%) Waterfall
11 12 (12.50%) Finance
12 11 (11.46%) Scrum
12 11 (11.46%) SDLC
13 10 (10.42%) Risk Management
13 10 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (10.42%) Degree
14 9 (9.38%) Resource Management
14 9 (9.38%) Oracle
14 9 (9.38%) PMP
14 9 (9.38%) PMI Certification
15 8 (8.33%) Credit Risk
15 8 (8.33%) Software Delivery
16 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (7.29%) Time Management
16 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 6 (6.25%) Banking
17 6 (6.25%) Retail
18 4 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
18 4 (4.17%) Wealth Management

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Project
2 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (2.08%) Sage CRM
1 2 (2.08%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) Broadband
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Banking
2 6 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (2.08%) Automotive
3 2 (2.08%) Front Office
3 2 (2.08%) Local Government
3 2 (2.08%) Marketing
3 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.04%) CSS
2 1 (1.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.04%) NHS
3 1 (1.04%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (69.79%) Project Management
2 50 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 21 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (19.79%) CRM
6 18 (18.75%) Presales
7 17 (17.71%) Project Planning
8 16 (16.67%) Business Analysis
9 15 (15.63%) Waterfall
10 11 (11.46%) Scrum
10 11 (11.46%) SDLC
11 10 (10.42%) Risk Management
11 10 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (9.38%) Resource Management
13 8 (8.33%) Software Delivery
14 7 (7.29%) Time Management
15 4 (4.17%) Wealth Management
16 3 (3.13%) Change Management
17 2 (2.08%) E-Commerce
17 2 (2.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.13%) C#
2 2 (2.08%) Java
3 1 (1.04%) Delphi
3 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Degree
2 9 (9.38%) PMI Certification
2 9 (9.38%) PMP
3 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) Oracle
2 4 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.13%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.08%) FrontRange
4 2 (2.08%) Lagan
4 2 (2.08%) Northgate
4 2 (2.08%) Oneserve
4 2 (2.08%) Sage
4 2 (2.08%) SAP
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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