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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Project Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 190 166 195
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 18 54 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 1.02% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 1.06% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 52 24
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
4652 5093 4887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.40% 96.51% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3698 4238 4283
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,625
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +8 5 £42,500 -10.52%
Coventry +3 4 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Birmingham 0 4 £46,250 -21.27% 2
Staffordshire 0 3 £60,000 +60.00%
Solihull -14 2 £60,000 +26.31% 2
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 17 (38.64%) Project Management
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 15 (34.09%) Software Delivery
3 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.82%) Banking
4 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
4 13 (29.55%) SaaS
5 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (27.27%) PRINCE2
6 10 (22.73%) Risk Management
6 10 (22.73%) PMI Certification
7 9 (20.45%) PMI
7 9 (20.45%) Java
8 7 (15.91%) PMP
8 7 (15.91%) Scrum
8 7 (15.91%) Line Management
8 7 (15.91%) Degree
8 7 (15.91%) SDLC
9 6 (13.64%) Logistics
10 5 (11.36%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (11.36%) Retail
10 5 (11.36%) Legal
10 5 (11.36%) Oracle
10 5 (11.36%) Matrix Organization
10 5 (11.36%) APMP
11 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
11 4 (9.09%) C#
11 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
11 4 (9.09%) Linux
11 4 (9.09%) MS Project

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 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (29.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.55%) Riak
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) Banking
3 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
4 5 (11.36%) Legal
4 5 (11.36%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
1 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.82%) CSS
2 3 (6.82%) HTML
2 3 (6.82%) jQuery
3 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) PMI
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Project Management
2 15 (34.09%) Software Delivery
3 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (22.73%) Risk Management
6 7 (15.91%) Line Management
6 7 (15.91%) Scrum
6 7 (15.91%) SDLC
7 6 (13.64%) Logistics
8 5 (11.36%) Matrix Organization
8 5 (11.36%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.82%) DevOps
10 3 (6.82%) MVC
10 3 (6.82%) Presales
11 2 (4.55%) Change Control
11 2 (4.55%) Contingency Planning
11 2 (4.55%) Functional Programming
11 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) Java
2 4 (9.09%) C#
2 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.27%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) PMI Certification
2 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 7 (15.91%) PMP
3 5 (11.36%) APMP
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle
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Posted: Yesterday
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