Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Development Project Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Manager - Software Development
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 210 168
Rank change year-on-year +21 -42 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Project Manager 7 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.18% 0.083% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.087% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 66
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £51,250 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.32% -31.67% +36.36%
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £58,750 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% -26.67% +36.36%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3704 4607 3756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.46% 95.70% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3088 3466 3096
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Software Development Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Software Development Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Project Manager in Birmingham

Software Development Project Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Project Manager in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Software Development Project Manager in Birmingham

Software Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Software Development 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 Birmingham region featuring Software Development Project Manager in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (42.86%) Business Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Games
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) PMO
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban

Software Development Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Business Transformation
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO