The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Project Manager
Rank 221 205 207
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 10 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.27% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 6
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
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
5454 5092 5272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.17% 94.79% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4510 4264 4421
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire -14 5 £35,000 -
Birmingham -3 2 £50,000 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £38,750 -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Dudley - 1 £45,000 -
Walsall - 1 £45,000 -
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Software Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Project Manager in their job title.

1 10 (71.43%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Time Management
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) People Management
6 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow
6 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 2 (14.29%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 2 (14.29%) Simulink
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) C
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
7 1 (7.14%) C#
7 1 (7.14%) MS Project
7 1 (7.14%) PMI
7 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Software Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Simulink
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Validation
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Logistics
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
2 2 (14.29%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
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