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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 199 178 201
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 24 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.69% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.71% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 23
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -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
5405 4923 5558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.90% 97.10% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4288 4148 4894
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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
Warwickshire +10 10 £42,500 -10.52%
Birmingham -17 7 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Coventry 0 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Solihull - 2 £60,000 -
Staffordshire -11 1 £40,000 - 1
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (35.19%) Software Delivery
4 18 (33.33%) Project Management
4 18 (33.33%) Finance
5 15 (27.78%) PRINCE2
6 14 (25.93%) Banking
7 13 (24.07%) Degree
7 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
7 13 (24.07%) SaaS
8 12 (22.22%) SDLC
9 11 (20.37%) Risk Management
9 11 (20.37%) Scrum
9 11 (20.37%) PMI Certification
10 10 (18.52%) Oracle
11 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 9 (16.67%) Line Management
11 9 (16.67%) Java
11 9 (16.67%) PMI
12 8 (14.81%) PMP
13 7 (12.96%) Presales
13 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (11.11%) Logistics
14 6 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
15 5 (9.26%) Retail
15 5 (9.26%) Legal
15 5 (9.26%) MS Project
15 5 (9.26%) APMP
15 5 (9.26%) Matrix Organization
16 4 (7.41%) Linux

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 (7.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (25.93%) Banking
3 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.26%) Legal
4 5 (9.26%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
1 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.56%) CSS
1 3 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) PMI
2 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (35.19%) Software Delivery
4 18 (33.33%) Project Management
5 15 (27.78%) PRINCE2
6 12 (22.22%) SDLC
7 11 (20.37%) Risk Management
7 11 (20.37%) Scrum
8 9 (16.67%) Line Management
8 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 7 (12.96%) Presales
10 6 (11.11%) Logistics
10 6 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (9.26%) Matrix Organization
12 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (5.56%) DevOps
12 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
12 3 (5.56%) TDD
12 3 (5.56%) Web Development
13 2 (3.70%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) C#
2 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 11 (20.37%) PMI Certification
3 8 (14.81%) PMP
4 5 (9.26%) APMP
5 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Oracle
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