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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Project Manager
Rank 204 181 185
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 40 44 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.81% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.84% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 18
Median salary £46,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £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 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%
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
6015 5238 4766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.33% 96.93% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4780 4440 3993
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median 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 £60,000
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 1 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 1 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 -17 20 £55,000 -26.66% 2
Warwickshire - 7 £43,000 -
Staffordshire +7 5 £35,000 -
Coventry +9 4 £55,000 +66.66%
Solihull +5 1 £47,500 -7.31% 1
Worcestershire - 1 - - 1
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
Dudley - 1 - -
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 75 (78.95%) Project Management
2 49 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (36.84%) SaaS
4 26 (27.37%) PRINCE2
5 22 (23.16%) Presales
6 20 (21.05%) Project Planning
6 20 (21.05%) Business Analysis
7 19 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (20.00%) CRM
8 14 (14.74%) Waterfall
9 12 (12.63%) Finance
10 11 (11.58%) Time Management
11 10 (10.53%) Resource Management
12 9 (9.47%) SDLC
12 9 (9.47%) Scrum
13 8 (8.42%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (7.37%) Software Delivery
15 6 (6.32%) Risk Management
15 6 (6.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (6.32%) Retail
15 6 (6.32%) Degree
16 5 (5.26%) Credit Risk
16 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
16 5 (5.26%) Oracle
17 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
17 4 (4.21%) Wealth Management
18 3 (3.16%) Confluence
18 3 (3.16%) JIRA
18 3 (3.16%) Atlassian
18 3 (3.16%) PMP

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 (3.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 35 (36.84%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) JIRA
General
1 12 (12.63%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Automotive
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) .NET
2 1 (1.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.26%) Credit Risk
1 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.05%) NHS
3 1 (1.05%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (78.95%) Project Management
2 49 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (27.37%) PRINCE2
4 22 (23.16%) Presales
5 20 (21.05%) Business Analysis
5 20 (21.05%) Project Planning
6 19 (20.00%) CRM
6 19 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (14.74%) Waterfall
8 11 (11.58%) Time Management
9 10 (10.53%) Resource Management
10 9 (9.47%) Scrum
10 9 (9.47%) SDLC
11 8 (8.42%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (7.37%) Software Delivery
13 6 (6.32%) Risk Management
14 4 (4.21%) Wealth Management
15 2 (2.11%) Change Management
15 2 (2.11%) E-Commerce
15 2 (2.11%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.11%) C#
2 1 (1.05%) Delphi
2 1 (1.05%) Java
2 1 (1.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.32%) Degree
1 6 (6.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.16%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.16%) PMP
3 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (5.26%) Oracle
2 3 (3.16%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £700000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + £8,000 bonus + Excellent Bens
Posted: 17 days ago