The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 200 201 190
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 14 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.11% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.11% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 14
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +32.53%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5089 5268 4657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.75% 94.82% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4263 4419 4062
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Project Manager
England

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
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 25 July 2014. 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
Coventry +7 9 £57,500 +2.22%
Warwickshire +11 2 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £52,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £47,500 -
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (69.57%) Scrum
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) Retail
3 11 (47.83%) German Language
3 11 (47.83%) QA
3 11 (47.83%) OO
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) .NET
6 2 (8.70%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Change Control
7 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
7 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.35%) Billing
7 1 (4.35%) Degree
7 1 (4.35%) WCF
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (4.35%) C++
7 1 (4.35%) SQL
7 1 (4.35%) RUP
7 1 (4.35%) SLA
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (65.22%) Retail
2 11 (47.83%) German Language
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Scrum
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) OO
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Change Control
5 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.35%) MVC
5 1 (4.35%) RUP
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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