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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 208 185 201
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 29 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.65% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.68% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 21
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
5528 5180 5442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.87% 96.43% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4383 4331 4553
Median salary £39,500 £38,396 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.87% +1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -17 16 £55,000 - 1
Warwickshire -5 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Coventry -5 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Staffordshire +2 2 £66,250 -
Solihull - 2 £50,000 - 1
Shropshire - 2 £50,000 -
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (38.81%) PRINCE2
4 22 (32.84%) Finance
5 21 (31.34%) Project Management
6 19 (28.36%) Degree
7 18 (26.87%) Software Delivery
7 18 (26.87%) Risk Management
7 18 (26.87%) Banking
8 15 (22.39%) PMP
8 15 (22.39%) Oracle
9 14 (20.90%) Scrum
9 14 (20.90%) SDLC
10 13 (19.40%) Telecoms
11 12 (17.91%) PMI Certification
11 12 (17.91%) Waterfall
12 10 (14.93%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (13.43%) Presales
13 9 (13.43%) Matrix Organization
13 9 (13.43%) SaaS
13 9 (13.43%) Java
14 7 (10.45%) Credit Risk
14 7 (10.45%) Credit Risk Management
15 6 (8.96%) Virtual Team
15 6 (8.96%) Line Management
15 6 (8.96%) Retail
15 6 (8.96%) MS Project
15 6 (8.96%) PMI
16 4 (5.97%) Systems Analysis
16 4 (5.97%) TDD

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 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Project
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (2.99%) Sage CRM
1 2 (2.99%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Broadband
2 1 (1.49%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) JIRA
General
1 22 (32.84%) Finance
2 18 (26.87%) Banking
3 13 (19.40%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.96%) Retail
5 3 (4.48%) Legal
6 2 (2.99%) Automotive
6 2 (2.99%) Front Office
6 2 (2.99%) Local Government
7 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) .NET
1 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
1 4 (5.97%) CSS
1 4 (5.97%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.45%) Credit Risk
3 6 (8.96%) PMI
3 6 (8.96%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (38.81%) PRINCE2
4 21 (31.34%) Project Management
5 18 (26.87%) Risk Management
5 18 (26.87%) Software Delivery
6 14 (20.90%) Scrum
6 14 (20.90%) SDLC
7 12 (17.91%) Waterfall
8 9 (13.43%) Matrix Organization
8 9 (13.43%) Presales
9 7 (10.45%) Credit Risk Management
10 6 (8.96%) Line Management
11 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.97%) DevOps
11 4 (5.97%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (5.97%) TDD
11 4 (5.97%) Web Development
12 3 (4.48%) Change Management
12 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) Java
2 4 (5.97%) C#
2 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.49%) Delphi
3 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) Degree
2 15 (22.39%) PMP
3 12 (17.91%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.48%) APMP
4 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Oracle
2 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.99%) FrontRange
3 2 (2.99%) Lagan
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.99%) Northgate
3 2 (2.99%) Oneserve
3 2 (2.99%) Sage
3 2 (2.99%) SAP
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